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'AGK KTUHT THE COLUMBIA HERALD FRIDAY, MAY a8, 1920 U CM, urn imniii,ii 1 1 13 I si ISM f , , (ft if Realizing that the Farmers of this section are behind with their crops and that conditions are not fa vorable for them this year and the high cost of living steadify increasing, and as we have always considered our customers welfare above all else, we have decided to put a 20 reduction on all Suits for Cash. This sale started WEDNESDAY MORNING, MAY 26, and will continue until Monday June 7th, making' Come in select your suit and deduct 20s from the price Our goods are marked in plain figures, marked on the sleeve. s w . - , , , TOM! Wm $75.00 $65.00 $60.00 $50.00 $45.00 $40.00 $35.00 Suits 20 off Suits 20 off Suits 20 off Suits 20 off Suits 20 off Suits 20 off Suits 20 off $60.00 $52.00 $4800 $40.00 834,00 $32.00 $28.00 - . 'One lot small size Palm Beach Silits 20 OFF oln all Straw Hats 20 OFF on all JOHN B. STETSON Hats Checked Dimity Knee Length Union Suits 20 OFF One lot Pure Silk Half Hose Choice BSTh Per Pair U'S en's Shoes at de duction One lot of Men's Black and Tan Ox fords worth $10, in this sale at . . . , . . , One lot of Black and Tan Oxfords worth $8, in thisale at. . . . .... Men's Pin Checked Pant?, 20 Off in $5,00 this sale $4,00 $2.00 Heavy Blue Work Shirts 20 Off iri this sale. . . V. . . . . . . .'. . ........ . . $1.25 Overalls For the man who has to wear Overalls ( Not oyer 2 pair 3, customet ) $2.25 a pqir Men's Khaki Pants worth $2 75 a pair " in this sale $1.69 jy-'"!,''. & ijj We Are The Fiirs4 to dme to Yyir MsiSl4iHi As we are always FIRST with the newest styles. Only one condition EVERY SALE MUST BE CASH til r Everything Advertised For This Special Sate CASH- 41lH 1 JIWIIl MM I 11 tiirtiinmiiiMini ROAD MUDDLE I SINGLE TOPIC 5 OF DISCUSSION ADVOCATES OF PERMANENT HIGHWAYS ARE NOT DlSCOUR AGED BY COURT'S ACTION. LAWYERS MUST SOLVE TANGLE Ins? to contract sisnod between ' tbu Knoxville Construction Company and the SUito Highway Hoard; tliat tho contrattor has expcutcd bond and Kono to work. Under the resolution of the county court Monday Judga V liitthoriio can pay for -the road only at the! rate or $l,ot0 a mile for tin county's iuirt. lint (ho claim is' made that the coun ty has entered into h binding contract and nuiKt pay its one-third of the cost create such a up to SL'un.tiiHi the amount of th? tiu reads that the thorized bond if sue. It s E"norally forecast id that liti-Jtiuii folio;? ; tlie action of the ourt, that rsarj- lva of vhiit may be the varied con- If State Commission Duilds the Spring : .... Hill Road the Others Are Absolutely j strnctior.s placed on the court ' action Sure to Come in Opinion of Good j lawsuits will come. Judse Whittboins Reads Advocates. J at,d County Attorney Hugh Todd Khel- ton are pivins the clotiWt i.nd most j pain:dal;ing study to the resolution, j which rrany claim is: for.irwhat ani- bigui;!is and contradictory. Neither is V tFrom Tues layl's Paily 1 lei aid.) ."""Whore are m at?" That is tho fiurstion that the f lks. wer? asking all Monday uftcrn.'on and that lb?. sr s ticking today c(: ccsnt'; the roa I ; it.-.i( t.' No one o-.ri answer this rn-st;oii di finitely further than to sav tk.it oveiy one k 'up in the v'.r." Ti;at h the only MUe and certain th'n. - Ctiaiman lloi'so has Uerhn-ed em iih.itlonlly that the road from Hprin I lill to Columbia win bo built accord- the otlier hand many insist (bat tbo court can be mandamused to pay over the funds and issue sufficient bonds t; pay its thiid of the highway cost. Those of course are legal propositions and probably will be finally settled in the courts. One tbinfc everyone is agreed on an.l that is i? the state highway commis sion should actually complete the con tract on the Spring Hill road it will sentiment for pool eople will demand tin builders of others. One of the strong- j est advocates rt permanent roads in j th; county sumiv.ed it up this way: . "1 don't think we have really lost j anything. The state commission will hold the county to its contract and j bi'ild the Spring Hill mad. Hefore j that road is half finished the people j wJl be up in arms demanding Cie ! completion of the? original project t3 the Oiies and Iviwrer.ee county linos is no use in being discouraged. Thi8 vote was the result of resentment undi misunderstanding. GOOD PROGRAM FOR GRAHAM HIGH SCHOOL A splendid program baa been pro pared for the close of the Graham High School. On Friday evening at 8 o'clock p. m. tlui following program will be rendered: . Dialogue The Scarecrow. PLino Solo James Fitzgerald. Dialogue Mr. Call. Piano Solo Grace Greenfield. Play The Sick Doll. Monologue, Aunt Susan's Troubles on the Farm Agnes Hoover. Play Jumbo Jim. Cast of Characters: Mr. Gobble-tun, Carter A. Keiit.pdy; Mrs. GobMeton ready to express an opinion on ortain Tho s,at, commission, would not btii'd Lucy Stanfill; Henry Mervill. Vannio nuiotel ourbti"".!. j It is claiiuerl that l:c:iuo tlia lonn j ty has only actually sold J''..",o.it) of '.hem all at one time any way. so thai j Stanfill; Miss Adelaide, Huth Hooor; wt will r.et what we originally plan- ; Mr. Cheatham, Gonvlde Greenfield: veil to fet without any delay. Mark! Jumbo, John Wilov; Ilanr.ah. Ln."i;i Tx nds .t c-anuot pay more than that ny r rediction a half a dozen niomb;rs j LovcmI. COURT'S ACTION WILL HOT STOP HIGHWAY WORK to eland for any loss. If the work i? going to be stopped by injunction then we are not only going to get pay for what we have had shipped here, but we are going to get pay for our troub le as well, and if there are those who doubt it let them go up against, the proposition -and Ece where the -;ounty w.ll land." ADDITIONAL SUPPLIES ARRIVE! in discussing the matter with a re porter Mr. Watts did not appw.r to have the slish'.est uneasincs? con cerning the continuance of the work in this county. He feels confident that the construction of this highway will - j continue without interruption. lie "We don't recognize the county ai. j paid that he was not looking to Maury faith, and have had many car loads of material and road building equip ment purchased and shipped to us at an expense of thousands and thous ands of dollars, and we are not g iing. ditlon tf road equipment purchased tlonal supplies and equipment are now enroute to Columbia, and upon arrival here will bo taken , in trucks to the scene of action. In od- OFFICIAL OF KNOXVILLE CON STRUCTION CO, SAYS OPER ATIONS WILL CONTINUE. Headquarters Established in Masonic Building and VVork Will Be Direct ed From This End Of Line Local Hardware Dealers Busy. i.mcb on the contract rveii If it is held to it and that bond buye-s we.u'.l nit buy any r.ioro of tho bond In tho face bo voted Monday for the i'ncl s'l re-olulion will veto in lor.s than a year for additional bond for permanent of the court's action cn Monday. On i highways. Just watch and sec. There Dialogue, Coon Creek Courtship. Characters: .lohnie Overall. Goorgo l.ovell; Sadie Grifdstono, I.tteile Delk. Negro, Quartet. , i all in this road building proposition, and are going right ahead with bur work just as if the county court bad not repud. uted the contract awarded bv this groat state," is the Fubsrancp of a statement by K. Watts, official UI till. rVUVAIIIIC I. Ul llllii pany. made to a representative of The Herald" Tuesday. Mr. Watts said Ve- ente this contract with the state county for his money, but it was to the state he was looking, and that the state was looking to Maury emutty, and that he felt sure the slate would be able to take care of herself against the action of a majority of the court Offices of the construction company will be established in tbo Ma-iouie Columbia headquar- lie directed. Tuesday that addi tive if ; will be established i building, and from C rod! into I 'f!" ho work will 1 inftoodj Mr, Watts said 1 elsewhere, large quantities of supplies and material are being purchased right here in Columbia for local hardware dealers. NO FURTHER SUITS - BROUGHT ON BANK No further suits have been filed In ircult court against the Farmers & .Merchants Bank of Mt. Pleasant by customers of that institution who were victimized by yeggmcn, who sev eral weeks ago blew the vault and es caped with something over 30,000 in Libefty Bonds and other securities. A lew days ago. customers who were robbed, instituted suits amounting to more tlian $lfi,0o0 to recover from tho bank the amount of valuables lost in the robbery, and at that time it was stated that additional suits would be Instituted later, but up until this time action has failed to materialize.