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Sellers of the Best Things to Eat for Christmas. We extend a special invitation to our friends and cus tomers to visit our store before making your Christmas purchases. "Red Band" Brand Candy 10c the Pound. This candy needs no introduction to the trade as every body knows wc sell more and better candy than anyone else In town. Fresh Chocolate Candy Why pay 80c pound for candy in a box, when you can buy it for 40c pound fit for a queen?, Celery and Cranberries. Extra Fine California Celery, a stalk .... 10c and 16c Howe Cranberries are the best to buy, 2 qts for 25c Medium Grade Cranberries, a qt.10c Home Raised Soft Shell Pecans. These are large nuts worth 35c a pound, but we are going to sell them at 25c a pound. Florida Pecans, fine flavor, per pound.25c Cal. Walnuts, Filberts, Almonds, per pound .. ..25c Shelled Walnuts, per pound.65c Shelled Pecans, per pound.75c Jordan Shelled Almonds for table use, per pound . .75c Chrystalized Fruits, per pound.50c 3 Crown Layer Raisins. - If you like large fat juicy raisins, fit to cat, try a box at $1.90 or 2 pounds for 25c. Cluster Raisins in pound boxes, a pound.20c Ferndell White Seedless Raisins, a pound.15c "Smyrna" Figs as broad as your hand, a pound.. . .25c "Smyrna" Figs, 2 inch size, a pound.20c California Figs, per pound.15c Persian Sugared Dates Stuffed With Nuts. Dont fall to buy a package of these dates. They are simply delicious. 25c box. Sugared Dates in bulk, per pound.15c Pitted Dates, per package. 15c Fresh Salted Peanuts, per pound. .20c Florida Oranges. Just think of buying a whole box of nice sweet Oranges for $2.25 per box! 15c, 20c, 25c and 30c dozen. Grape Fruit, large size, 3 for. ,... ....25c Baldwin Apples. The best packed $3.75 per barrel.$1.50 bu. 40c pk. Sheep Nose Apples. .50c pk. 20c dos. Selected Queen Olives. Did you ever *et enough Olives to eat?j Now is your time. 35c qt. * JgHn VJ???''' Heinz Sweet and Sour Pickles in bottles have no com petition. 15c, 25c, 3oe and 35c bottles. Sweet Mixed Pickles, per qt..30c Lookout Fruit Cakes. One, Two and Five Pound size in tin boxes, pound 30c Plum Pudding, 1 pound size...25c Mince Meat in bulk, per pound... ...15c Mince Meat in Glass Jars... ... ....25c We art sole agents for the Ferndell Brand Canned Vegetables and Fruits, the best that money will buy. Agents for Chase and Sanborn's Famous Roasted Cof fees, that have no equal. 3oe, 35c and 4 oe per pound. PosteK Elegant Flour. Is the finest flour made in U. S. for Cake Baking and Roll. 48 pound bag.$2.20 Please don't walt till the last day to place your order. Let us have it early for good selections. Anderson Gash Grocery W?????BBS?SBS<-?*2S koOFING-ROOFING-ROOFING I$3.00 PER SQUARE 10 fWtl^th GalT?nlied Corrugated and V-Criraped Roofing in 6V t, 8 and StiCkMO e?nhi paroo UM? extra. Only required vr\tu V-Crtmpad Roofing. 01UMBIA 5UWPLY COMPANY, S23 G?*tk St., Cstuaai* S. C a QHjri?tnta? By BXHHgTU RAND OOL8!" said Mr. Simpson. "Idiots!" he added. "Even If they a?*e my own rela '.ives!" he supplemented with a dogged shake of hie partially bald head. Tho souvenir postal card which called forth his op probrious language had just arrived. "Look nt th!?, will you?" He turned the card over in bis fingers,. "'Peace on earth, good will to men!"' Mr. Simp son read the Inscription. Theo he turned lt over. * 'We want you with ua day after tomorrow for a good, old-fashioned family reunion around the festal Christ man board!'" he read tn three linea of handwrit ing on the other aldo of the card. "There you are!" he ex claimed wrathfully. "There you are, doggone lt!" He waved the card vio lently around in the air at arm'a length aa he continued muttering. "They send you one of these paper doiliea from a madhouse dining room," went on Mr. 8!rnpson to the listening walla of the room of which he was the only occupant-"with 'Peace on earth, good-will to men' on ene aide, and on the other an inyltbUon to take a six hour trip out into the slushy country for a rotten moal with a gang bf people who drive me crazy at tho thought of being related to, every time I see 'em." "Here I am," he said, regretfully shaking hiB head over his hard lot in life, "here I ara, planning that I'll be ?comfortable tor at least one Christ-, maa, anyway. Family away in Florida ?for the winter; me here all alone, to -do jUBt aa I like-and now along comes IthlB-this summons to spend a day be ing miserable!" j Suddenly Mr. Simpson sat* up straight in his chair. I "By Jerry!" he ejaculated suddenly. ;"By jerry-what's to hinder me from being tho martyr in the cause? What's to prevent me vf rom putting an end to thia dad-dinged practice-huh? ! "Suppose I don't go to thia Christ mas reunion? Suppoae I atay home here aid enjoy my day of peace on earth in the way I want to? What will happen? '. "Why, next year there won't be a 8lngle, solitary soul of my relationa that will get together in an affair of thia kind. I'll have pointed the way 111 be the example thr/'ve been wait ing to follow away from custom-and, by Jerry. Ill bet you the thing will spread, too! "And I'll be responsible for It!" added Mr. Simpson Joyously-"if I ntny ?wgy, Jnst this once, from this Christmas party I've been invited to!; ! "And think of the good I'm doing! to other people, too!" he added. "How grateful the publio will be to me for pointing out the way to their own re lease from this idiotic custom of sac rificing themselves! J "Why, I shouldn't wonder If there, would be a statue erected to me as the first man who stayed away from a family reunion at thia holiday! I can see it now, labeled: The People's: Santa daua--He Gave Us What We, Wanted Moat for Chrlatmas! " i And so, in pleasant reflection upon the perfection ot bia plan ae he had carried lt out. Mr. Simpson's thoughts ran until Christmas morning. . It waa Mr. Simpson's idea to est his Chrlatmaa dinner, ordered in from a nearby restaurant, in the solitude of his own homo, bare as lt waa of his family At one o'clock the waiter brought In the heavy tray. Mr. Simpson super intended the arrangement of Its con tents ?n the table in the dining.room. ; And lt was Just one-fifteen, aa ha' stood rubbing his hands nt the pros pect ot eating alone on Christmas for the first time in his life-when the doorbell rang, i "Doggone lt!" burst out Mr. Simp-) son. "What's that?" ' For a moment he decided not to open the door. Then he changed bia, mind and weat downstairs, two at a time. It might be some bad .news from his absent family. \ Ha threw open the portal-and stag-; gored back Into the hall : And after him* trooped a gay ly ahouttng and laughing party of sixteen -Mr. Simpson's relatives! . f'We came to oat our Chrlatmaa din ner here!" cried one cf hts aunts. "You poor man-we knew you'd be all alone I" gushed a first cousin. , "We didn't want you to eat your Chrlatmas dinner all by yourself,1 chortled another female relation, "rn we brought ours here In baskets to sat with yon!" Mr. Simpson looked over the crowd still streaming into his front hall. His ?Ups pursed tightly aa he led the way tn the dining room. * But all he said, unintelligibly to bia ?unexpected guests, v;aa: j "Well, I guess they won't put up that statte of ma as Banu Clans this yeaff (Copyright, Tba Prank A. Uuntey Co.) HOLIDAY GIFTS This Is The Open Season For Gift Hunters At TRIBBLES' USEFUL GIFTS FOR FATHER, BROTHER OR SWEEHEART The thought that you have given "HIM" something useful worth while, will work wonders in making his Christmas Day a happy one. While we appreciate Christmas gifts, a man appreciates practical gifts most. Your Father or Brother will appreciate to the uttermost one of our new Fall Suits or Overcoats; they are Stylish end Warm and Serviceable, and the range of price? is euch as to accomodate any purse. A GOOD SUIT or OVERCOAT. _ . $10 A BETTER SUIT or OVERCOAT......$15 A STILL BETTER SUIT or OVERCOAT ... $20 A REALLY FINE SUIT or OVERCOAT ..: .$25 BOYS' CLOTHING Suits or Overcoats, - $2.50 to $10.00 Sit down NOW, and check off your list, and bring it with you; we will gladly help you with your selections. SUIT /MIX OVERCOAT SHOES COLLARS ; NIGHTROBES PAJAMAS HOUSESLIPPERS SWEATER COATS COLLAR BAGS BELTS SHIRTS GLOVES BATHROBES NECKWEAR HOSIERY HATS CAPS CUFF BUTTONS GARTERS UNDERWEAR UMBRELLAS SUSPENDERS HANDKERCHIEFS COMBINATION SETS RAIN COATS MUFFLERS TIE PINS R. W. TRIBBLE The Up-to-Date Clothier Severe Head Pains Caused By Catarrh Cured By Peruna I Feel It a Duty to Mankind to Let All Know of My Cure. Peruna Did It, Mr. W. H. Chaney. R. F. D. S. Sutherltn. Plitaylvanle. Co.. Va., wrltea: "For th? paat twelve mont ha I have been a -utterer from catarrh of the head. Since takln? four bat tle? of your Peruna I feel Uko a different person altogether. Tha se vere patna in my head have disap peared, and my entire system has hem arrantly strengt turned^ "Thia la ray first testimonial to th* curative qua!'.::?, o? any ?mient medicine. I feel lt a duty to man kind to let them know of Peruna In my estimation lt la the irreatest medicine on earth for catarrh." We have thousands of testimoni?is like Mr. Cheney?. Some of them were oared aftor years of suffering and disappointment In finding a remedy. Send for free copy of "Ills of Life." The Peruna Ca, Columbus. Ohio. Theos who object ts liquid medi cines eon new presura Paruna Tab lets. , oooooooooooooao o ? a o 18 THERE A SANTA CLAUS? o uoooooooooooooo One of the gema of present day Jour nalism i8 the reply of the New York Sun to the letter of a little girl. Vir ginia O'Hanlon. who, not doubting the editor's infallibility, demanded the truth about Sant* Claus. Here la tho editor's anawer "Yes, Virginia, there la a Santa Claus. He exlats aa certainly as love and generosity and devotion exist, and you know that they abound and give to your lire vita highest beauty - and Joy. Alas, how dreary would be the world <t there were no Santa Clsua! It would be aa dreary as if j there ware no Virginias. There would be no childlike faith than, no poetry, oo romanceado make tolerable ?his ex istence. We ahould have no enjoy ment except in aenae and eight.. Tho eternal light with which childhood filia the world would be extinguish ed. - Not believe In Santa Claus \m might as well not believe in fairies You might get your papa to hire mah to watch in all the chimneys- on Christmas eve to catch Santa Clans, but ?vpn If they did nq?? see Santa Claus coming down what would that prove?' Nobody sees Santa Clsua, but that la no alan that there ia no fr in ta Claus. The moat real things tn Ote world ar? those thst neiihor children nor men can see. Did you ever see fairies dancing oh the lawn? Of course not, but thst's no proof that they are not there. Nobody can con ceive or Imagine all the wonders there are unseen and vaseeeble tn the world. You may tear apart the baby's rat tle and ase what makes the nelse in side, but there ia a veil covering the unseen world which not the strongest man nor even the united strength of all the ..t rouges* men that ever lived csa lift. 191 4 Christmas Savings Club Certificates Are Now Payable On and After December lg tit Your money is here Awaiting your Coming THE NEW CLUB OPENS DEC.21,1914 ! , , i ' =====r==^=^^ . '. .. :ZL~.. ., ' Jiff PEOPLESBANK :-.?:.:'::\ - - y' y ' .. ? ? ^^^^^B^BaSjkjfBSjMsasMBSBVrSSBB^ ?