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OPENS AT CLINTON
Largest Attendance In the History of
the Institution. Other Items of In
Clinton, Sept. 23.?On Thursday
moruinK the Presbyterian college be
tfun It year's work with about 142 stu
dents and two new members to the
faculty. Dr. James B. Kennedy, B, a.,
Ph. D., of John Hopkins university as
professor of history and economies.
Prof. O. H. Cartledge, B. a., M. a., of
the University of Chicago as professor
of chemistry and physics. Professors
Siioncer, Martin, Graham, Nelson,
Wood worth and Brlmm will again be
with the college. 'Dr. Douglas has been
quite busy all summer preparing for
the opening and he has had the dormi
tories and administration building and
dining hall put in excellent condition.
He lias gotten new china and silver for
the dining hall and each piece is mark
ed with P. ('. S. ('. The walks on the
campus have been paved and the state;
uh well as Clinton should he proud of
this institution nnd of having at the
head Dr. l). M. Douglas who is devot
ing his time and life to the BUCCCSS of
On Monday night the reception was
given for the new students at the col
lege building and was enjoyed by about
:u)<) people. The college orchestra
furnished music during the evening
and about 10 o'clock the guests were
Invited to the dining hall which was
beautifully decorated in green and gol
den rod and delicious cream and cake
Clinton people are very sorry Indeed
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to give up Prof. E. H. Hall as super
tntendent of the public hcIiooIh here to
go to Chester to take charge of his
mother's business there. Prof. Hull
hu? been with this school for the past
five years and has done splendid work
In the school here and has done his
part to make this one of the best In
the state. Mr. Hall and his family will
move to Chester next week and they
will leave a host of friends here who
hate to see them leave and who will
always be ready to give them a warm
weleome back at any time. .Mr. Hal]
told the trustees he would try to se
cure a iman for his place and lie got
Mr. Daniel from Iloneu Path graded
sehool who comes highly recommend
The Ladies Aid society of the First
Presbyterian church gave a reception
to .Mis. .1. I*. Little last Tuesday after
noon at the home of Mrs. YV. .1. Bailey.
Each lady present brought :(;??: gift
for Mrs. Little to open when she
readies Pheonlx. Mrs. Little leaves a
host of friends who wish for her ev
erything good in her now home.
On Friday night Mrs. John Hunter
ami Miss I.;mtic Aull entertained in
honor of Misses Collier, Burgoss, Hook
and Itodcllffe. Mrs. Hunter's home
was lovely and was decorated in sun
(lowers and golden rod. A delicious
iCO Course was served.
Mrs. W. S>. Menu entertained the
Friendly Dozon book elub on Tuesday
Mr. and Mrs. Tom Watts of Colum
bia are visiting Mr. Bllllo Watts on
Mrs. J. w. Copoland, Sr., entertain
ed 11 guests on Thursday afternoon In
honor of Mrs. Bunting of Baltimore,
Mrs. J. W. Smith is visiting her
mother in BlshopvUle Uli? week.
Mr. and Mrs. R. L. Railey have re
turned from Greenville where they
have been to put their daughter,
Clayte in Q, F. C.
Dr. H. K. Alken of Laurens spent
Sunday with Mrs. Neville and family.
Miss Emma Hipp "who teaches In
Mount', i 111? this session spent the week
end with her parents here.
Miss Irene Little is visiting In Wil
mington this week.
Mr. and Mrs. F. Jollye have moved
to Clinton and are with Mrs. Neville
on Calvert Ave. Mr. Jollye has bought
Mr. W. O. Roberts jewelry store here.
Mr. and Mrs. R. I). Butler will make
Clinton their home for some time. now.
Mr. Butler Is to work with .Ricohs &
Co. They are with Mrs. Neville.
Miss Anna Kate Fewell of Hock Hill
has returned to her home after visit
ing Hie Misses Dlllard.
Miss Amy Copcland leaves this week
for Columbia where she will he at the
College for Women this session.
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OLD FOGY WKITKS.
Ware Shoals, H. F. D. 2.
Editor The Advertiser:
Will you please allow me a little
space to make a few suggestions. 1
am an old farmer living up he e and
have been raised up in old fogy ways
Ilk'; a great many old people. The
times and people arc not now like
they were fifty years ago when some
of us iwere boys. 1 will say that if
some of Us had had the opportuni
ties then that boys have now, we
might not have been so fogy now.
l have just read the Columbia speech
of .Mr. McCravy, of Easley, and I think
he's on the right line in regard to ed
ucation. People ought to br Interest
ed enough in their children to send
them to school without compulsion,
but. as above stated, a great many
are unlearned themselves, nave been
raised up In an old fogy way, an.'
don't realize the Importance of educa
ting their children. If they could
have their eyes opened and be made to
Bee the importance of an education at
this age, as it is more important right
now than ever before a compulsory
education law would not be neces
sary. But it' they won't wake up and
porsistently refuse to send their chil
dren to school, 1 think Mr. McCravy's
bill is right in ha/ing some sort of
compulsory law to force people to
send their children to school. Some
claim that it's taking their personal
ILberties from them. A man that is
so selfishly working tor that almighty
dollar, so much so that he can't spare
his children for school, should have
no liberties. In this respect, this old
fogy was raised where there was but
two of us boys aud our father, like
most of men, needed his boys to work.
Schools at that time were only one
in a hill and "fur" between, but'
Father was detcnmdned that we should
have some learning and he sent one
this year and the other next, walking
four or five miles. Hoys these days,
where they have to walk two miles,
complain that the school is too far.
This old fogy believes In fewer
schools and better schools, if it does
necessitate some to walk some little
distance. It will give the pupils plen
ty of exercise. If course every man
can't have a school at bis door.
I notice the idea for blending two or
more schools together Is getting to be
very common. You see, by having it
this way, there is a chance to get thej
very best of teachers. Right here, I
would like to make a suggestion. Here)
is Poplar Springs Hroworton and Mt.
Rethel. All lie so that they could bej
blended together very nicely and we
could have a fine high school. The pa
trons of each school should think about
this matter and let's see if we can't
get this in Shape so we will be up with
the times. The light of education is
shining brilliantly in other communi
ties and why can't we get into the
One other suggestion and 1 am
through. While we 'Work for the high
school, let's get interested in a rail
road. There is a trolley lint spoken
of from Basley to Anderson. One al
ready runs from Anderson to Helton.
Why can't some of the enthusiastic
enterprising railroad men take bold
and run it from Helton across this
county to Laurens, from there to Clin
ton, from there, by the way of Cross
Anchor, to Spartanburg. This enter
prise would open up a good country
and be of great service to us. This is
one of the best counties In the state,
if he had railroad facilities. You
railroad men think of this suggestion
from an old fogy.
"An Old Fogy."
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