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Attorney E. H. Gibson mad* a bus!
nma trip ta Atlanta early this week.
Mr. J. Q. Bari apart Tuaaday ta
Charlotte. returning to tha city lW
nd with Miss Georgia Pearsall at Bad
Mlaa Sara Wilkin* spent tbs week
Mrs. Marvin Bavariy. who baa bean
quite 111 for several weeks, la maeh
improved and abW to be out again.
Mrs. Jerry Graham of Labs Wac
emmaw mat last weak hare with her
parents. Mr. and Mr*. U. L. Caisan,
of East Laurinburg.
Mr. J. H. Edens, who has bam
principal of7 the Jamaavilla htab
wchooi, returned ta tha city early thli
weak and will spend tha auramar vs
Bar. A. J. Parker of Gibson was a
visitor In the dty Monday. Mr.
Parker report* that tbs HadeUff
Chautauqua people axe giving a pro
gram at GIfaaoa this week.
Mrs. J. Douglas Lytch rstumad
home last weak, wham aha underwent
a serious operation at tha Cumberland
General Hospital. Her friends are
glad to team that aba ia improving
Tff'*. McKay, of Maxton, route 2,
wee a visitor here last weak. Mr.
MXay formerly lived at Imurinboig
end makes uccarinnal visits hare new.
Hit friends^ are always gtad to aeo
Mr. U. a. Kira.who wan* w
ttrnora two weak* ago to Jakas Hop
kins Hospital, la new at tha Haw
ChariatU Sanatorium, where ha is ra
eelving lieatipwt HU Wanda are
hoping that he any sen ha muoh im
proved and able to retnrn ha—.
Dent forgot that Friday and Sat
urday, May Bdi, are special dollar
dan at Laurhiburg. The****—
will he pabBahari on Wednaoday af
next weak hi aider that the mar
chants may gat thair admrUmmanta
to the people In dm* to be aten be
fora Friday aad Saturday. Weteh fer
the dollar day bargains nazt weak.
Mr. J. 8- Cain, agent for the 8 A.
1* Railway at Laariabcrg. is planning
to bafld a liaaluma new hqana an
South Main atraat and xpeets walk
to start at an aarty data on the new
honaa. Mia. N. Hammond to sUo
ttigfmhif to boUd aeon oa btr lot on
booth Main staeat, nar the isddma*
w»wp|>t «f tke Lourinbuif A MWh*
em Roihnooda Wft Thoiodor ftfBilj
Ha aipaata to be back home in a
weak or two, and hiamaay Wanda
will wish far Mm splendid impa—
la health and an early return
h1T and Hi.. Henry E. RULmi and
Ugh daughter, Margaret, left Wed
nesday in thefe aar far Han<l»r*o^
oiUa. where they will visit Miaaaa
EUza and Mamie Padan far ■
days, and will than go te north Oear
g2. to vWt rotative* for a few dar*
before rotundas to Laurtobu^. IUr
iu their !*“*«'« from the city Mr.
bTH. Bdaon wiU be in charge at the
Eidson Repair Shop.
Through error *• ^
that Mr. Clayton Covington wa#
preiident of hi* dam at Davidson
CoUmtc. which li iHcorTtcl- Mr. Cov*
SJtST iTpwMAoat of tho Atkktk
Association at Davidson and w";
oaatly elected captain of tea baeebaU
iA|n for nut umoii. wxt h* «#•»
not want to be miaiaproaantad and
aaka that wa atato that h* la not
pnmlderrt of Ms class, aa that honor
belongs to another.
EVERT CTTOEN ASKED TO CO
OPERATE IN CtEAK-W
CAMPAIGN MAT 1*-1»
Every citioen of Laurinbarg to
tJLiZ oo—r— with ttatown at |
fielals and the Woman's Qub h» tea;
^L^Tmd^StaUrwJtSv* town* in
North Carolina- Tho Wonanb Oab
feel* that wa bava eaa of tea mart
naturally baautifel towns in the M
and If every man. woman and data
would do his pert towards heaping Ma
WTWddhav* a town worthy
tfiwSi. JSEr 1-a tnd adnd»w«-«
not only of its own dtisan# but of all
other* who some here as wall.
who ku net dreody dene eo j«_■***
to provide taredf «r M«»df with,
trsuh can. 8m Uut yoM toe*
mmiM. end dim edl~«i* to ,7~x
property nr* lap* to * <**«. »““*2
oondltton. WMto. taper, toe*. fcdt
cud ttciUhW prf0». tin oim»
■hoold no* bo dumped or threw*.on
dienelln *Om •* etroetm tat
SmU ta ptanta In tmab oen or
ooeotod tmta* **Uwl f" **
town trneh we*en- _.
OUEX HMN LOT* OOHW FAT
)|hm. Oeetaftan nod TTrenered
note. Anar mn Wmnd tw
WHY SCOTLAND IS
A GOOD COUNTY
(Continued tram Pag* 1)
ltal City, U UP aOas. It fa 46 ralfaa
to Fayetteville, aad 1*7 miles to
. The taxable pwgwty valuation for
leutlnbuxg ia 1MB wee |B«BBMU<
Tho tax rate for general purpose* fa
7* eaata, aad tbs rate for aabofa fa 48
ecnie, or a total rata of 11.11 on the
laurinWrg ha* three bank* with
resources of fB^TB.MMB. The Sea.
board Air line and the Lsurfaburg A
Southern taihaada am the com
munity. The Leurlnburg A Southern
U locally owned end operated. It baa
general offices at Laarfafatrg and ee
coptoa a modem effiee building, which
waa built last year. It op* rate*
freight and paaecwger trains between
Johns, where it connect* with the A.
C. U and Ha* ford, county neat ef
Hoke county, a distance of 81' milea.
Jno. T. McNair fa president, Ju. L.
McNair, general manager, Z. V. Pate,
I treasurer, C. R. Roman, secretary,
•rd C. Y. Jena* general agent and as
sistant general manager.
Laurinborg has 4 cotton mills, a
Urge tartUfaer factory, a large Hour
mill, the largest cotton oil mill in the
■hite. independently and locally own
ed, and vs tic us other Industrie* with
; an Invested capital of nearly 88,800,
000, and an animal payroll of 1600,
. A marriage af much interest took
place at BetutettsriUe, 5. O, Wednes
day. April M. when Mr. Celton HOI
McGlrt and Mlsa Mary Lanaau CMe,
of Lauiinbtug, want ever the stats
Una and baenaat man aad wife. After
the marriage they motored to Char
l»tte wham they weie guests ef Prof.
Rodger MoQlrt, brother of the groem.
They returned to Heston Suaday
evening and ham rooms at tha issi
denoae af Mr. and Mrs. O. C. Spaald
lag aad tmka their meats with Mrs.
Hattie McCormick, both of Wont,
Tfce gram ia • eon of Mr. W. W.|
MeGirt, of Holm county and ia a pop-1
alar member of the force of The Max
tee Meter Ce. The bride was renter-1
td in Roeldngham and baa lived In'
Mexton, where she was vary popular.
Their many friends wish them e long!
and happy married life.
BOLL WEEVIL PICTURES
(Continued from Page 1) 1
tha pictures would be of real aid ia
the fight an the boB weevil.
The sense pictures will be shown
Saturday afternoon at tha Rax Thea
tre for colored people, following the
regular matinee, and admission to
thin part of th show will bo free of
charge. Tha colored people an In
vited to visit the theatre Saturday
afternoon and see the fee tor* flhna
or. the boll weevil.
UTS.MOjM TOWN OF LAURIK
BURG, N. C. WATER WORKS
Seeled bids will be received until 3
o’clock P. M . Jane 13th, IMt by the
Board of Comadarioaers of the Town
if laurinburg at the office of the
Town Clark In said town, for one
hundred and seventy-five thousand
dollar*, <V. 76,000.00) Water Works
Brtensiun Bonds of the said town,
detail April 1st, 1024, maturing an
nually, April 1st, *3,000.00—1926 to
1980. t6.000.00 1031 to 1936, *4,000.00
l’.'SO to 104&, *6,000.00 1046 to 1940,
nil inclusive, without option of prior
payment. Denomination *1,000.00
eoupoe bonds registrable as to princi
pal; principal aad interest (A and Ol)
payable in New Tech CMy in gold;
general obligations; unlimited tax;
delivery on or about 8th July, 1*24 ia
New York CRy, elsewhere at the pur*
chaser** expense including New York
Interact rate not exceeding alx per
eant ia a multiple of one-fourth of one
per cent beads to bo awarded at
highest price bid for loweot rate bid
The bonds will bo prepared wider
the supervision of the United States
Mortgage and Trast Company, Mow
York City, which will certify as to
the genuineness of tha signet tins of
the officials aad the seal impressed
theraoe. Th* approving opinion of.
Cheater B. MaseUeh, Kay, flow York •
CRy, and tha legal papers win b*
furnished the purchaser. I
rropoKai* nun M on a Mann lorm
(to bo furuWnd with additional in
formation by the ■odrndgnod 0r aaid
Trait* Company) onctoeed In a maled
awbjW marked "Prepeaal for
Bond*" an daddreeaid to the under
of the Town Treaaarer span aa ta
rn rporetod Bank or Treat' Company
for BSK80.M, to non the Tow*
eanlnet a ay. loan roratthur from Dm
fall Tire of the bidder to comply with
the tome at Me bid. The right to *w
fort a* bide to marred. "_
C. K. FETTER,
U* Town Clerk.
REMOVE ACCUMULATIONS at
"■ ■■■ 0 ■■■■■ ■■
13 ...t < «/ •” * . tc - *■
I hereby announce myeelf a candi
date far nomination mid oWf9Wi to
the office of nheftff' of Beet lend county
•object to the action of the Demo
cratic primary ef June T, 1M4.
rOB SHERIFF ~
I hereby announce myaelf a candi
date for nomination and election to
the office of sheriff of Scotland
ooonty, subject to the action of the
Democratic voter* at thair primary
on June 7, 1924.
’ _JARS. JACKSON.
1 hereby announce myself a candi
date far nomination and aiaatlen to
tha office of Sheriff of Scotland
•aunty, subject to tha action af tha
Democratic voter* at thsfar primary %f
Jana 7, 19*4.
I hereby announce myaelf a eaadi
data for tha office of rimriff af Saot
land county, subject to the action of
tha Democratic voter* at the primary
on June 7, 19*4.
_LAlfAR P MlITH .
I hareby announce my caadfctacy
for tha office af sheriff of Scotland
county, subject to the action af the
Democratic voter* at their primary on
June 7, 1024. If elected to this im
portant office I will pMga myaelf to
utt tttry vnunii at my command to
me the law enforced, without fear or
t. W. ODOM.
FOE SHERIFF ’
This is to announce my >
for the effiee at sheriff of Scotland
county. I am coming dlrast to tha
mtaen. and am not sponsored by any
etiqua. ring or organ!satiaa which ax
IsU fur tha purpose of putting eandi
datas in offies for persona] gain and
Mrtiullfeig tha affairs of tha county.
I stand for enforcement af the law; a
“"set system af handling tha tax
payers’ money; adequate Jail facQi
tie*. and square treatment of all dti
FOR SHERIFF ,
I hereby announce myaelf a candi
>iata for the office of ahariff at Beet
land county, subject to tha action at
the Democratic voter* at their pri
mary on June 7, 19*4. If alaetad to
Ihl* office I shall dtoekarsa my dutlsu
t« tha host of ray ability, with a eon
kriousnem uf my obligatioo to tha
people at ail timaa and will malm aa
noneat effort to enforce the law and
to handle the county's busipsaa in en
fconomical and Just manner.
FOR JUDGE OF COUNTY COURT
This i* to anoounee my candidacy
for re-nomination and ejection ta tha
tffiee uf iadga af tha trial Justice's
wart of Scotland county, subject ta
tha Democratic primary of June 7,
T. C. EVERETT.
FOR PROSECUTING ATTORNEY
I hareby announce myaelf n eandt
late for the office of proaeewUan at
torney at the Trial Justice's Court
if Scotland county, subject ta the ac
tion at the Democratic voters at their
primary of June 7, 424.
I- BENTON FfctNCK. I
TOR PROSECUTING ATTORNEY
for nMtomlMdon^u4 SoetlorTt^tha
»T«« of proMcvtlna attorney of the
rnal Joetfco> Court at SroOnxl
GEORGE T. GOODWYN.
Wants and For Sale
CLEAN UP—Paint up during Char
Up Week. May 18-17.
HOURS FOR BENT—Am JaeprrT.
CORN FOR 8ALS—Ret Mm. A. F.
Othaon or W. A. Jordan. imp
KSAU SECTION 113 and Section 184
of tha aidfaaaaaa of tha tawm of
Laariaharc, pnbHahod la the laa
rinbarg Eaotwrvg*. Cfaan up.
Owm’i utility atrate aad ohow
bird*, laraa daric and Tdnty. 1C
y*» lSr}lSP w e* !«>'*«*.
«n. W. L. Thrower, Phone* Clear
FOUND—On* Rad Pod baaf mm,
with white head, captured Ihl* oaa
oat of a bunch of ft** naan near «y
hoaaa loot weak. Owner any gal
tha eaw by paying far tfaiaad, far
bar feed and for the trouble. Luaiaa
Pawn, Laarinbarg, N. C. It
HELP MARX LAURINBURG tha
moat baautiful town In North Caro
lina. Clean upi Paint up! Plant
BRING US rw itetiiMl trmihlsi
Omiralun, Starters, Horns, Bn
trie Pans, Ignition and Lighting,
and troubiao of Ml kinds. Abo
arnoM motor* aM far any parpom.
Wo chant* and repair any man of
battery. Krido Battery Borebo
Station. Laoriaborg. N. C It
PLENTY of Cbarteotan «rd Boa
daraon’t Eariy Uni— foldmg*
pbnta toady, aba Tomato. Poopar,
Egg Plant, CoOard and othor plant*
mad7. Drteo by for youro. . K.
Morris and San, Root* i Martel,
GOOD VALUES in md cant 1
ooupoi 1 Bmr Roadotar; 1 1
coach; 1 PM tearing. All
mad coedMon. Taneo if
Hudsow-Erecx 8abo Co.,
barg, M. C.
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KGGS KOI! HATCHING—Prem Ana
*«rtHty **■! «h«*w PVwle I >1*1111 redo.
n* fb-v oueHty. br>vt to by.
.ml Took Wur ribbons at
■tala aiul ooanty fairs. Both
combe Eggs fo» hatching $6 per
180. or $1 for 15. Strictly fresh
ergs for toting at Ml times. Foot
enni reertvn prompt attention. E.
W. McKinnon, Laori-iborg. SC,
Roatel. 8-24 p
SAND AMD r.RAVEI^-CQNCRKTE
PLAHTHH AND MORTAR BAND.
CLAY AND DIRT DELIVERED
PROMPTLY. PHONE 87. RO
LAND COVINGTON. *f
CLEAN UP tho vacant lets. Remove
woods, undergrowth. Utter, tied,
etc, and calumte or beautify thorn
bCa during Cteen-Up Wook, Kay
DR. W. E HILL
(Coottemd from 1)
that form tho basis of in mitt
tnry schools and the U. S.
Military Acodaosy at Point.
Dr. HIM rioood hU oddreos with a
ftno tribute to the memory of Wood
row WBoao. who socrtflooJ hb life fat
tho cans* of world ponce and tho Hb
enikm of the mo* from tho con* of
war. Wilton b doad but tho priaai
rtes for which ho atood am not doad
and wiQ not die.
b ight of tbo Confederate veteran*
of this ooanty worn pmaont Saturday
aad^after tbo exordaes^et Jbochamh
Abng-tn T Roam. Tboao praoant
wma Mori. X, R. Jordan, L. D. Me
Kinnon, Xm P. McNair, N. L. Me
ConnlMu PognldJJtewo*. J^ C. Km
OSCAR B. CARPENTER POE
Next weak Tho Exchange win ham
n ctry about Oaear B. Carpenter, of
King* Moaatein, candidate for cor
FOR STATE SENATOR
W. «t* to place Mm tha P—■
craUe : rotar* of Scotland ematy “ a,
Candidat* far Mata aaaator baa* Mi*
dtatriat tha Hon. L. M. Blue, whoa*
vaaord to the pobHc aarrtco, a* a cttl
aan and aa a Damacrat apaake for
itaaff. With tha eaaaraaeethM tha
ljfW to aaD thu'w**
■dkSa w* a*h**<tmU*Hrty r*c««.
m DsjrocifAnc von: km
T aaniwmu* toy aaadktory for
as aoronar of Ke< '.l»nd coir'
• to the aettaa of tea lMa*e
at their primrt «• fna
' FOR CQROMER «
Bring Us Your Electrical Troubles
Generator*. Starter*, Horns, Electric Fans, Lighting,
Ignition and troubles of all kinds.
Ako small moton, used for every purpoee.
Wo charge and repair any malm of battery.
Elide Battery Service Station
NEED NO FAIRY TALE .
Cindreila lived happily ever afto^-hut ftthlll
the man who is after oomplote olothiiw aalMho
tion finds himself with a “Grim Thirjr Me.”
There is no mystery or mythology shoot the
A poor suit at a poor pries ia stfil a poor salt ns
matter how good a story teller the lelnemsa ia.
We an never afraid that a quality is tea fine for
this stock or that a value ia too fair for oar eas
That’s how we "run shop** so to spoak as do
carry tha faney ipiolttias that's It— 1ml wo let
some one dee get the fancy prices and do the
Cur lee Suits $25.00 to $35j00
Panama Hats SSjOO
Lonnie Hammond Co.
Oar RaHabUty Is Taw ruHiillea
_ • : • ' -j
NORTH CAROLINA MADE A MILLION BALES
OF COTTON IN 1*21, BT USING,
IF YOU WANT TO MAKE MORE COTTON IN
BUY IT AT HOME—FROM HOME FOLKS
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LAUSINBUS6, NORTH CAROLINA