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ALL OVER THE HOUSE.
MW be (aid to kora about it any
•I the flavor of tba in term ting and
mH oH yet e woman baa invest
ed for bar own urn a quaint and in*
rnaioaa method of that
homely household rite that set* it
upoo a pedmtal far tba time being.
She baa arranged what aba aula
f porta hi* ironing case, and it la aa
abapia and aaeltd that it wight to
be widely iHaaiwnlnatart for tbq-aee
of those who must flit from room'to
room ha tba muring season or who"
awe e ball bedroom and a gas Jot
And bo* many woman and girb
bn perfectly w»U that unlasa they
aaa bare the wee of aa iron occe*
aianaBy their loan dry bide will ra
up into a terrifying amount.
TUI tbe ironing con all la made
may. Tba first t bing necessary m
tbs cam at tba persen h a aaat and
order iy arrangameni of tha stocks
and'aula and hnndkarchidk Sib*
bona, if they could hart a bit of a
pressing between lundt would ra
new their youth, and stockings and
Mies name in far their share of
Mast hoarding places dUtlnctly
my, "No ironing and washing af
loawd.* Thi* is to stem the tide at
raaog woman who would pal into
tho ntebana of bonhomie or would
monopolise the bathroom. Withe
sat bowl or ordinary basis tbe tiny
aaeh can be wrong oet and dried,
wUluiMoUgbaa always bees the
To mahe e earn purchase first of
all a tittle sadiron, and yoa will find
A Urn JetMset sort of company. It la
the king pis of tba whole box and fat
Jast two laabm long is tbe had. to
It is haaxpeoaira and has a remov
able handle and is exactly like tba
grown wp ifoa, only my small.
The aaaond raqsWto is a stick of
wax of by ef tho bnt knows
gmdan - The third roqvdsita is a
mwll bond such aa say ton east
atom keeps for bread catting, sad
the last k n aqnarw of (endpaper.
These with a small traveler’* I test
ing lamp complete tha outfit. Tba
whale may be phmsd in a amaO
wooden aUiwh box aai packed hi
the tnmk along wkb tha ether need
fuls for the toilet.
b(W> Tm Cakaa.
Wbae Tiaiting ia the boma of aa
Rp irtblnroiaaa.1 had for taaeome
•» tho ant doHiiaw to «*w t
bar* erav teat ad. nha a wn>
rniawdeat for tho Trdtoufr Heme
Companion. She called them Eng
Geh currant calm.' Tbo recipe ia aa
foUewa; .Three copfab of Boor, a
ptoeh of aalt. two heaping toaapooo
fal of battar, ooa aad a half capful*
of currant*, too table* poonfalt of
flMly eboppad candied orange pool
aad milk anongh to make a aoft
dhagh. Mia all dry Ingredient* to
gether, aaftaa batter, ud dripping
md »mh wall late Soar; add milk
aaongh to aaako aoft deogb aad roll
Oaf to Sowed board Ul a hoot ona
balf tooh thick; eat ia round* tho
aba of « taa pin te, pat fa a grcasad
tin and bake till light brown. When
do*#, eat la two and epread tbiokly
with better. Berra bat Tbaaa
Tbo Garka and handle* of ebony
brathae ahoald be rahhail oror with
a my Httl* bailed 1famed oil after
weeWag aad than rubbed with a
•all daater till orety radar of aO
wmSBmewEm ”” " Mrdnd
whttfag ebeaiid ha aped, #r K b apt
to bare a noaty wtdta mark on taa
weed, which h ratramaly gSfaah to
taana la hraahiag the wbittag
off after ckamtag be aaerfal oat to
omteh tbo abtaf, for oaoa ecrateb
adk b apaflof
- ••Steening In • Thwndersteon.
Two German aeronauts, Dr. U).
A* t*d Mtnt scant Hiklobm ndt, re
eoatly had a remarkablo oxperieao*
la tae bear! ot a thunderstorm.
They ascended from Tagel at 3
o'clock ta tha afternoon and, nam
ing through a mist, came tathWnlj.
Ate a thundercloud. Prom a height:
of <U0 foot Uw balloon wan shot a
aoila upward, and than a* suddenly
it dropped half a mile. They nuke
the cunoua statement that although
they did aoT see the lightning they
were deafened by the thunder, while
pelted with rain, bail and fleet. The
balloon leu pod end plunged so swift
ly that at timaa the cur was so a
level with the gue bog and tbe tow
rope, was above their beads. After
aliput half ea hour of this experi
ence the baboon fell from a height
of 7,300 feet, descending upon a
thick wood of beeches, brioches of I
which broke the fall aad saved the
thee of the odveatorera.
Few people have aay idea of the
enormity of tho insurance business
of tbe Uaited Stolen. It not only
•weeds that of any other country,
but in twice as great aa that of all
tha rest of tho world combined. At
tha present time there is in tho
United States about $13,000,000,
000 of life insurance in force, in
cluding asamsmeat - basic ass, say*
ledWs Weekly. This means over
$180 for every man, woman and
child in tha country, or $800 for ev
ery family. Tbe annual risks writ
ten by tbe fire insurance companies
are estimated at $30,000,000, which
la $390 per capita,’or $1,330 per
family. Thus it will be seen that
every family In the country on 'an
average ha* inamranc* assets of over
$3,000. _ •
Maximum Vote* of Land.
Tho maximum value* of land In
tbe north Atlantic state* mire
reached in I860, end the falling off
during tha past doeade has been
specially marked. In the south At
lantic and south central state* farm
values reached a high mark in 1880.
The heavy drop of ten.yean later
reflects the havoc of civil war. Sine*
that lime the trend of values in
these states has boon upward. In
the west tha valnes have rapidly ad
vanced. The only apparent excap
tion H the last decade. Bat tho low
er figures for 1900 am do* to tbe
bis* amount of cheep land thrown
°^«o to the public.—Mali in's stage
The Eapmr itaaaiak, among hit
athar hobb:e*^ uw-grcsi -internet,
in eioeka. and several chronometer*
. have recently been imported from
SwitBjrtand by ICUg, buTSwJBiatP'
viaer, which vary no more than tix
aeeondt in two month*. Baa Ha
kounan has also ordered ecromt eo
rions mechanical dock* from Swiso
Arms for prcaautation to tbc nagnt
and th* empress. The most remark
mbit of thorn is a. greet chiming
dock to imitate that of St kfarga
ret’a, Weetmintter, London.
PMqr Hie. Oeteo.
Kmaat Scton, whose atudka of
animal life have delighted to many
leaders, for twenty year* baa bean
nating by word or aketeh ovary
mall tan ka discovered. Among
them are innomartbla footprint* of
wild animal*, mid of which bo gives
Mr*. Scton credit for obtaining.
She ka* often gone into an anhufi
cage fn the Kew York aeo and, with
the keeper's aaatrfaena. cajoled the
creator* into walking to and fro on
light brown paper which wonld
now its track*.
Vary Uto a Ml • |
In a Bloemfontein journal ap
peara the fallowing notice:
MARY MAC LANE MD A TIP.
the little foible* of the
young t«dy from Botte i
to one which I* told br • former mo- •
ret ary of fHmand Cltrenoe Mad
man, who lunched wttb Uary Mac
Lane at a downtown teeUerant re
cently. After lanch rat over **n\
Meehan* taid to her friend:
“Mo*-, you jut let me fix the tin
the way 1 want.”
Then llunr signaled the waiter
and, producing a quarter, Mid
"Walter, 111 metch you for the
With a look of aatoaishmant on
hi* face the waiter produced a quar
ter and laid it down. Mary won.
Then, with the tame calm air, tha
"Now I’ll match you for that
VIeohankelly the wtosndod wait
er deposited hw quarter. Again tha
luck favored Mary, and the quietly
pocketed the ooin.
"You me. my deer," Mid ah* to
bar companion, "we really do thing*
batter in Butte.”—Mew York Times.
cupboard for wa hour, and when
they get a litO* angrier I’m going
to play gorog into the lions' cage.—
Sperc Mo menu.
The Roamer—Would this town
welcome a wabdcring minstrel?
. Amber Pets—'Well, that would
depend on he* soon he wandered.—
**Tut, tail You sre not going to
fight r .. •• <
"I ain't F Didn't jer Jcet hear
him 'sail me er blamed aristocrat?**
What Is CASTOR IA
Oateh Is m ksmloM mMitot* Aw Ontw oil* Am*
RHto Dwpi Hi aooOUay Syrups. It is Pin wot It
•ontslM neither Opium, Morphine nor ether Sereotto
■nteteeoe. Its age Is Its guarantee. It destroys Worms
•ai alleye Feverishness. It euros Dlsiriws end Wind
OoNo. It relieves Teething Trochlea. cares Ooastlpatkm
Md nstahaqr. - It nstnllstes the Food, regolatce the
ItosiMtmd Boweh, giving healthy and natural dap
i. ««aoiss CASTORIA always
The Kind You Have Always Bought
in Ueo For Over 30 Years.
For mankind '<
_ Ipilaial.lk viiifPi mnOA MktrMHn) wjiM>i»h(hmwi«'iiiyw>ai
- _ A . _
Ripens Tabu tea are a common tense, effectual cure
(or dyspepsia, biliousness, heartburn, headache, con
stipation, dizziness sod all disorders of the stomach,
Hver and bowels. They are intended for the use of
■ten, women and. children everywhere, and have
proved beneficial in the majority of cases. It it not
defined that they will perform miracles, but some of
the cures which they have effected amount almost to
that. Easy to take and prompt in' action, they have
no rival as the best remedy for the every-day ills of
To My Customers.
1 hare juat received a new line
ol shoes, stationery, crockery,
tinware and groceries. I am
p re paired to give you the low.
e«t prices. Call and see me be
fore yon buy etowbere.
D. I WEIGH.
THAT DOES NOT 810W
LAW, KAL «| MB.
Lumberton Cotton Mills
Scotland Cotton Mills,
ANl) MANY OTHERS.
For sale by McAllister
Hard ward Co., Lumber
ton; J. W. Carter, Max
ton; J. D. Sanford, Laur
inburg: Excdsor Hard
ware, Co., Bennett* ville,
S. C., or at wholesale by
N. Jacobi Hardware Co.
Aim Ioms Railway
DOUBLE DAILY SERVICE
Mini lei Tart, Tup, ItluU
lev Wail ud Potato Soitl
IN EEi'ROT APRIL 18th, 1008.