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P U B L IS E D W E E K L Y nte ed A prti 23. 1903 a p kens, .C. sec nd la m all aPIeC. under At 19 2 . NU M
Established 1871-Volume 42 PICKENS, S. C.. MAY 9, 1912 UBR2
State Wi
Matters of Interes
Over Soul
Candidate for Congress.
Charleston, May 1.-F. M.
Bryan announced today his in
tention to make the race in the
approaching Dem. -atic pri
mary for congress, opposing
Congressman George S. Legare,
who has served several terms,
as the representative of the
First district. Mr Bryan served
two terms, as a member of the
Charleston delegation in the
legislature. Messrs, Legare and
Bryan are so far the only an
nounced candidates for the of
fice. The candidacy of Leon
Larrissey is talked about, but
he has not positively declared
A New Dormitory.
!reenville, May 1.-At ap
proximately $33,000 the con
tract has been awarded for the
erection of a new dormitory at
Greenvitle Female college. The
work will be done by Jamison
and Morris of Greenville. and
the building is promised by
September 1. When this dor
mitory is completed the insti
tution will have the largest col
lege plant in South Carolina
with the exception of Winthrop
and one of the largest in the
Candidate for Governor.
Accordipg to the Orangeburg
News, L. S. Connor will be a
candidate in the coming Demo
cratic primary for the govern
orship of South Carolina.
Seek Dispensary Election.
Ch1 ster.-Nine hundred and
thirty-one signitures were turn
ed in Tuvsdav, April :;0. whic-h
was the fin l day according t
the laws of~ he State, to Supe'r
visor T. WV. Shannon request
ing that an election be called on
the dispensay quest on at the
general election day in Novem
When the Yankees Came
May 1st is an anniversary
which recalls days of long ago
to some citizens in Anderson.
One May day nearly 50 year ago
the pupils of Miss Harber's
school were enjoying a picnic
near where the cemetery now
is when the peace of the day
was disturbed by the cry "The
* Hankees are in town."
That was in May 1865, after
war was over, really, but there
was a gang of bummers, socall
ed raiders, going through the
country terrifying women and
children. Mr. C. C. Langston.
known and loved of all people
in Anderson called attention to
the signiificance of the anniver
sary.-Daily Mail.
Fertilizer Sales Increase
The sale of fertilizer in South
Carolina increased consierablyv
during the past sever 1
weeks and the iniciat ie a -
that the total amut~ to &
chased during the year w n
be decreased as was prIessj?
earlier in the season Thie
cords in the state treasurer's ol
fice show that $202,0'73 has been
received so far from the sc lef
the tags. The total amount re
ceived on the same date last
year wa; $2U0,915, which shows
the sales to be about $25,000 be
hind lastvyear. The total amount
of the tag tax last year was
$255,082. There is a tax of 25
cents a ton on fertilizer. This
fupd goes to Clemson College.
No Dispensary for Anderson.
There will be no election this
year in Anderson county on the
question of dispensary or no
dispensary. The .law under
which petitions, addresse'd to
the supervisor, asking that "an
election be called, says that the
names of one-fourth of the free
holders of the county secured
on petitions circulated, be pre
sented to the supervisor befor(
t le 1st of May and this was nol
For some time now petitions
have been circulated in all sec
ide News
t Here and There
th Carolina.
tions of the county, and it was
understood today through sonm
of those who had these in hand,
that more than enough nanes
had been secured. County
Supervisor B. J. Pearman tol
those who presented them that
they had come too late; that
the law required their being
filed with the Supervisor befort
the 1st of May, and that of
course, the election could not
now be ordered this year.
Church Built in One Day.
Spartanbnrg, May 1.-Spar
tanburg's Methodist church was
built today between sunrise and
dusk. In a handsome building
at the corner of South Church
street and Crescent Avenue, not
a stick of which had been stand
ing 14 hours before, 800 people(
worshipped tonight, while three
times'that many stood outside,
vainly seeking to enter. Althc
built in a single day, El-Bethel
church is as substantial a struc
ture, the carpenters agreed, as
if six months had been devoted
to the job. It is a far hand
somer building, according to
Major Augustus H. Kirby, 8:
years old, than the first Meth
odist church erected in this city,
which was dedicated in 1836 and
took a year to build.
With carpeted aisles, mission
style pews, an altar decorated
with flowers, a piano in the
choir loft and all the other re
quisites in place, the interior of
the church last night presented
as finished an appearance as the
exterior, which was neatly
painted in white, with green
Estimates of the number <f
people who watched the hu*Id
ig of the churh vary. bui: i
lbelieve(l by smnui' thati as m my
a; 18.000) persons~ visikd:,
platc during the I r:. M:l1my
in buggies andt waZon()7l s
the unusnal s cc'. AVi'-;!
picture menU reeled off mliny
thousand feet of film.
System carefully prearrangal,
enabled the 150 carpenters, me
chanics, painters, paper hang
ers plumbers, electrical workers
and other artisans to perform
the feat. Every man knew ex
actly where to get the material
needed and where to put it.
No Election for Clarendon.
Manning, May 2.-For some
time past petitions have been
out in this county for signatures
asking for an election on the
question of reestablishing the
dispensary, which was voted
out four years ago. Yesterday
the time limit expired and it
was ascertained that enough
signatures had not been secured
and there will be no electioni.
This settles the question tfor
four more years and Clarendon~
county will be legally dry thai
much longer. It is r-ep.'rtul
that only 419 signatures to the.
petitions where' obtained,. whlichi
was ntot einugh byV aboi01 lW if
Floyd Ailen Faces Jury.
Wytheville, Va., May 2.
Floyd Allen, the Carroll counI1tV.
mountaineer, today fac-ed the
12 men who are to try him for
his life for his part in the court
house tragedy at Hillsville.
The jury was completed last
It was expected that a *con
sierable part of today's sessior
of the court would be taken ut
by .Tudge Staples' charge to the
jury, opening statements o.
couns11el andit other preliminaries.
More than 200 witnesses have
been summoned t o test if y in al
of the Allen c'ases.
Although he is indicted foi
nye murders. Floyd Alb'-n i:
called upon at this time i<
answer only the charge that he
shot and killed Comnmnwealth'
Attorne' Foster.
The Season.
"There are not so many talentet
people in the world, after all," said t&
pessimistic one.
"Perhaps," replied the optimist, "bu
ust about now th~e majority a:
Taft Speaks in This State.
En route from Savannah and
Augusta to Washington, Presi
dent Taft last weeik addressed
crowds at the railn ay stationTs
in three South Carolina towns
-Florence, Dillon and Sumter.
The president was well received,
and in each instance seemed to
make a hit with those who had
,athered to hear him.
The president touched but
lihti on politics and campaign
issues, his main point at Flor
(ence being that prosperity
should be preserved through
good government. He also t
spoke in opposition to innova- t
tions, in this point apparently s
hitting at Col. Roosevelt -and
his newly propounded theories.
At Sumter Mr. Taft repeated f
his remark, made notable dur- b
ing his visit to the Soutb short- t
1v after his election, that there c
were many in the South who t
voted one way and prayed 9
At Dillon he paid a tribute to 3
the memory of Maj. Archibald v
Butt, who went down with the n
ill-fated Titanic.
Wall Street's Cheap Money. C
Susiness men who borrow at
the banks in the South pay, on
the average, 2! per cent more
for io .cy than do business
men in the Eastern States, ac
cording to the reports filed at
Washington by 6,000 national
banks. When we compare the
rates paid by farmers, ner
chants and manufacturers in
this section of the United States d
with those paid by speculators r
in Wall Street, the difference is a
even more marked. Interest s
rates on the New York Stock ti
Exchange are often as low as r
21 per cent -* hen men engaged s
in productive industries in the I
South are paying from 6 per s
cent to 10 per cent for bank V
funds with which to carry on -
business. It certainly is a bad- a
ly-oroanized banking system G
hat causes such wide variation X
in rates in differen t
ns of the country. This n
VVuyluh to have a bank- [
mn Ia wou.'(~ld make it e
:sorfr t lie s. lvent. borrower
;o w ciw.ip oey on sound p
eeurir y ini the Souith as it is in h
\Vab NSrEet. P is up to Con- g
aress to give us a banking a
systemn as good as any ini th'- P
world-and a little bett<r.
America ought~ to have the best.
Boost for Good Roads-.t
Washington, D. C.-The c:
House has aided the national d
good roads movement by passing a
a provision in the postoffice ap- C
propriation bill which would S
grant a subsidy to all highways ~
used in the rural free delivery "
mail service. These roads J
would be divided in three classes, e'
with subsidies of $25, $20 and S
15 a mile. It is estimated the
cost of the first year would be s<
16.000,000 to $18,000,000. P
Georgia for Underwood. P
Atlanta, Ga., May 1.-Oscar e:
Underwood of Alabama, is a
Georgia's choice for the Demo
cratic nomination for president
as ex pressed in the presidential
preference primary held in thi
Sttet todaiy. PractieLIIy comf
iled up to miidnight shoced t
thait he carried about 10)0 of the
thatL his~ m1aj'i y o ver~ Woodrow
W ilsn llbebi en7.0
T he names of Champ Clark
ad Juudson Harmon also ap
peared on the ballot, but they
received a comparatively small
vte. Many voters utilized at
blank line of the ballot to in
ser the names of Theodore
Roo.evelt., W. J. Bryan, Hoke
Si nth and other politicians.t
U nderwood's majority means
that he will carry Georgia's 28S
votes to the national convention
t Baltimore in June. The~
Sate Democratic convention
will be' held May 10 to ratify
the action of the primary.
. j. If' 'you doi not re
cive a cop o~)Y'f The Seniti
nel next week Tou may
know you are in arrears
with your subscription
and we take it for grantedI
iin want it stonned
ihamp Ciark's Supporters
Alabamian's Georgia Vict(
Spells Success for Clark.
Washington. D. C., May 2
Phe Underwood victory in Ge
,ia yesterday has brought j
mid gladness to the Char
'lark presidental boomers
Vashington. They belie
hat the Georgia result has pr.
ically eliminated Governor W
on as a presidental possibilit
.'hey think that Speaker Cla
vill have easy sailing then<
orth. Governor Wilson h
een the one great obstacle
he way of the speaker. Soi
f the Clark supporters conte:
hat the speaker will get Ge<
:ia's 28 votes in the conventic
vhen it becomes apparent th
fr. Underwood cannot possit
vin. This claim, however,
ot taken seriously by tho
-ho understand that Thom
Watson is the of head t:
eorgia dele.ation. They rec.
ir. Watson's antipathy f
peaker Clark, and can scarce
onceive of an alliance betwei
Vatson and Clark, though thi
elieve it possible in view of t]
aict, that Mr. Watson and Sen
r Bankhead got on the san
and wagon.
All persons familiar with t)
etails of the fight in Georg
cognized that Mr. Watson h
prior claim .to the chairma
ip of the delegation to the Bc
more convention. While th<
alize that his strength in tl
:ate as a whole is comparativ
r small, the closeness of the r
lt convinces them that t]
Catsonites, voting* solidly f,
nderwood, gave him the sca
vantage Ihat entitles him
orgia's delegates. Unless M
atson is porsonally willing
)rego the distinction of hea
g the deleg:ction, <ven tho
m1ocraIts; - 1o think rhis I re
Ice'. at. Ihe 'a~t imIOre cOnve:
onl n ill pro)ve a mena~ice to iI
irt v* in NovembeIr' believe th;
esoulid lbe njamedi as a de!
ar at lirge. He has alreac
nnounlced his candidacy for t]
Come Back Home
By the simultaneous actioni
1e mayors of South Carolina
ties and towxn, issued yeste
ay, there has been proclaimi
great "home coming of Soul
aroinians" residing in oth<
tates, to take place during Il
ational Corn ex position, whic
-ill be held in Columbia ne>
anuary. The mayor has jol
I with other mayors of tL
tate ini issuing a proclamatioi
It is proposed that every ~p
m of South Carolina birth ar
arentage, now residing in sonl
:her State, shall be invited 1:
rsonal letter to return to th
tate during the National Col
<posi ion, and their relativi
rid friends remaining in t~h
tate are requested to send tl
ames and addlresses of the
tive South Carolinians to i1
tionald Corn Exposition ase
at ion, CohuIJnnbia. in o rder lh:
1i expI osi t in otlirials inay k<<
wm~ infformed a1 to t he mi3'V
ent. The raIilro'ads i::L n
'ji e Xo ii one co in'( - t he to
toryV east of the lii- sissiv
i south of the Ohio river,, ai
is believed that this is an o
ortune time for a genuine
nion of South Carolinians li
g in other parts of the cou
The National Corn expositi<
;a great agricultural shoa
d it is already attracting a
ntion from the leaders in ag
ultural development throug
ut the nation. The legislatu
t its last session made an a
ropriation to assis in this e
osition, and the federal gover
ient will make an extensi
nd important exhibit. Prac
'ally all the State ae-ricultor
olieges and experiment static
i also be represented.
Trespass Notice.
All persons are hereby wai
d not to Hunt, Fish, or-in a:
ither way trespass upon t
ands of the undersigned. D
gard of this notice by anyc
viii be prosecuted
f Mrs. J. W. Price
y Hetrick Hosier
(The Accomp
Y (The following short artich
with the accompanying illustr,,
tions, appeare d in the Octobe
number of "Knit Good," th
- only publication in the Unite
>r- States that is devoted exclusiv
Oy ly to the interests and develoi
nP ment of the knitting industry
in The Hetrick Hosier f mi"
v- an industry that has entere
I- % irgely into the Industrial life c
il- Walhalla, and the manager
V. have recently increased their ca
rk pacity. and even up to the pres
:e- ent time improvements and ad
as ditions to the plants are in prc
in g-ess.
ne We are indebted to "Kni
ad Goods ' for permission touse th
)r- article, and for courtesy in4fur
". nishing the illustrations in thi
at article.)
ia In order to take care of the in
as creased demand for their goods
., the Hetrick Hosiery iills. of
Ll- Walhalla, yre making consider
y able additions to their plant. Ir
1e the dyehouse new machinec
e- have been recently installed foi
e- developed black and bleaching,
e in addition to the sulphur blacli
at -
hso- e yasbfregigt
~rSuhCrln.Tey-r e
lyonzdasepr anfcue
h:fo tenrisrs meforeit goint
r sucss Teroa goods aremrec
-) 1 .
t trs is etite thatth Urni
1sccess govermentds ommand
ei rea hsal becumer wil bkeire
h- cease by 0,00 witin aoth
re- ek
P h eerlegnerSa
- 120,000 Homat eese
ein- Ithir efotiae thave the Uie<
ifrm nisicriosfoth 120,00
-and esposisipi camedt themospc
ri- ate inhany isanes will bein
h-ecreasedndy 50,00 withineanoth
-ThFea engineers arhavinin
ny aledependead ore dola
e day tringffr to preveth fuevee
is- fromaVicksburghsouthebutgth
harestnsiiiy sayet the aroe
peieninr grea difficungy
'y Mills Enlarge t
inying Article and Illustrations ar
- system of dyeing. In the knit
ting departmefnt new "Banner
220-needle machines have beel
added. The mills manufactur
the finest grade of hosiery fo
men, women, children and iin
e fants, using the best grade in.
ported mercerized yarns. Thei
selling agents are Hinchman
>ognized merit, even thoug.
-manufactured in the South
They have overcome the lon,
-standing prejudice against Son
thern goods; this has been abol
ished by the Hetrick hosiera
mills to such a marked degre
- - ?
securing labor. In some il
stances negroes wha are geutin
free government rations sho
-no disposition to assist in tI
3 work of preventing addition;
crevasses from the ravages <
s the big flood.
rMore Money for Missions.
qRichmond, May 1.-TI
i foreign mission board of tl
s Southern Baptist conventioi
s representing 2,500,000 comm u
e icants. closed its fiscal year t
o day. Reports show larger r
e ceipts than for any year ini
d history. maki~ig a net gain
e about S'70,000. ,While the ye;
e closes with a debt of $56,00
o conditions are better than la
a year when the debt was repor
red at $90,000.
is The Baptists of the south we
- asked to raise 00,000 for f.(
ieir Plant at W alhi
e Published Through the Courtes.
-Vezin & Co., 349 Broadway
'New York, and their goods ar<
a~ sold exclusively to the jobbing
e trade throughout the Unite<
r States.
William A. Hetrick, presiden
r and Chas. F. Hetrick, treasurer
fornmerly of Philadelphia, Pa.
1 st enntaeta od
Sas o deerontae thatsgood no
Sa 00det rofta the lna
- Dionntin," makin alsewhere.
ina Baptists wre aked of<
w lretiono ores on fi eti
n- fsi or deiar n teetsi n;
o-be1 ie.it h uevs
- , ' voter i teouty, the La
stpenary0 Threy onlyaised tn
-t 3signaptirsts wteie asdistin<
I$20and vvenn defea0of0
reau-e liqor l e it
inri county. The peioW
e- ad -ther :n' ss mtrv of forn
alla, So. Carolina
of "Knit Goods")
;- -.
removed their plant to Walhal
Ia, S. C., in the fall of 1909 and
: united with theplant of Oconee
I knitting mills uitder the cor -
ate name of ,
mills. They learned the trade
t in the best mills in Philadelphia
and had been successful manu
facturers on their own accoun
I the plant about October 1 was
ut on a day and night sched
ule, which will be continued
through the winter. Two shifts
ni hvrl; have bee irgtt!
a r thii purp. se.
t tturn the petition over to the
>board of registration and re
equest a return from thern, and
)-it is probable that the leaderS. in
>r the movement for an election
may not press it any further:
State ot South Carolina,
County of Pickens,
By J. B. Iewbery, Probate Judge.
Wlo ereas, S. M. H~endricks made suit to
11 me to grant him letters of Ad iit
tion of the Estate and e.et e fIrn
M. lendricks.toceada
1ITh are tiherefore te iteadrdand
t{mniall and sinua thie k-Hedresd
r . ea5d h thy bean appea before
ath'cenlS on the bth day of May
11 r ext, after publication herebf, at 11
n the forenoon,. to show cause,
an they have. why the said admls
dtrati.f should not be granted.
il under my. hand this 18 day of
S~May A nno Donum1i912.
1 * J. B. Newbery,.
7 J. P. P. C.
t IWhen a boys father goes to
is onn, let the boy. go, too, with
Il is own produce, then show
'him how to invest his noe.

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