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THE POLK COUNTY HEWS anH TRYOH BEE
I Consolidated Nov.
everyvrnuay ai ,
Entered at second-class matter April 28. 1915
at th pot office at Tryon, North Carolina, un
to tti act of March S. Ib79
B. RCOPELAND. - Editor
C. BUSH, - Business Manager
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and exclusive Foreign Advertising' Agent.
"Long May It Wave."
By saving food save human life.
Do you want to save the life of the
children of Europe ? Then save food.
V .. w.!s. S.
s. j . ,
Ifi you haven't boiight your allot
ment of War Savings Stamps, why
W. 8. S
Between a food profiteer and a Bol
sheviki there's not much room left for
w. s. s.
Don't you want our boys brought
home? If jou uo buy War Savings
Stamps to help do it.
W. S. S
President Wilson is in Europe, but
Teddy and Congress are still with us,
so there's ho reason for a dull mo
ment. W. S. S.
Bill Hohenzollern says he did not
start the war. We suppose some
German will rise up and claim there
has been no war.
w. s. s
A crowd of Luxemburg tore
down' some stores because the shop
keeper had overcharged the Ameri
cans, i fetter import a few thousand
of them to the United States.
t i jyy. s. s.--
Dicf Bill take 'the late King of
Greece with him? Seems to us that
Bill agreed to restore the throne oi
Greece to his brother-in-law. But
lost thrones are common in Europe
State Food Administrator Page
says the food profiteers will not be al
lowed to escape punishment by Red
Cross donations in the future. Then
why not make a donation of them to
w. s. s.
It is predicted that eggs will be
selling for one dollar per dozen by
February first. Well, we don't care.
Ham has been too high for our pocket
book for many months, and what are
e?gs without ham?
H.voull not be to North Carolina's
creiit to fall cwn or buying her
share of War Savings Stamps.
We have done so extraordinarily well
on everything else, let's not leave un
undone this one thing.
w. S. s.-
Democratic newspapers keep ham
mering at the unfitness of Postmastr
General Burleson for the position.
There are many men in the United
States who could do worse, but we
are from Missouri.
W. S. S.
Monday's dispatches tell us that our
boys have crossed the Rhine and are
on German soil. That was their in
tention when they left the United
States, and they would have been a
sadly disappointed crowd unless they
had. Hope they reach Berlin before
W. S. S
Both Republican and Democratis
U. S. Senators are heaving-bricks at
the President's head, because he
didn't appoint one on the peace com
mission. As much scrapping as they
have Jone in the United States Sen
ate for thepast year ..we presume the
Prsident hiwily thought that a good
plaqe to look for peace conferees.
. hp American should delude himself
into thinking that we have nothing to
fear from Bolshevikism in the United
states. Demonstrations in New York
and San Francisco show what they
Vownlf t7?ys -t0v. keeP that elennt
plen?v oftesh 5ur People
S J0d and at reasonable
At . a meeting of theTryon Graded
t-i-i' n...:r.nTawi .cffifiirriav af-
lernoon, Mrf Marriott's t resignation
01 memDersmp on- aauuui r -health
was laid on the table. ull
pay was voted to the teachers for the
five weeks when school was closed by
4.1. - v.oo1fVi anthnrities on ac-
. -r i'nflnon7a nmvinea tne
CUUIIt Ul U1C t
teachers would prolong the regular
term two weeks. A holiday vacation
of one week was ordered. ,
The chairman of the commission,
Mr. Gash, was empowered to get out
warrants for the arrest of Ward,
Owens and Ray Jackson, for sim-
1 i r,r- TlldV ttVti aOMlSed Of
entering the school premises Sunday
a 'tpmoon, the 23rd, upsetting a row
01 tiesks. scattering uvu. "y,
over the rooms, writing on the walls
and piIi- up pails and refuse m the
hallway. The school building has
suffered from several damages and
depredations like this, and the com
missioners decided that it was high
lime to treat it as a serious offense
against the law and taxpayers
THE LANIER CLVtH.
The Lanier Club which has been al
mn5f mprcrprl with the Red Cross dur
ing the war, now that the. war is over,
came forth bright and ready for a
AT tc Sfrtnp in a Graceful and witty
M. Jm v v w q
address made her entry as president.
rr Danipls with that wonderful way
he has of sharing and making inter
esting his intimate knowledge of
literature read from the dia
logue of Crito with Socrates the night
before the philosopher dranK tne poi
enn intrndnrinp- his readine1 bv com
paring the Greek attitude of mind
with that of the Germans; in oom
the man being but a pawn of the
Mrs. Corwin rendered several of
Whitrnmh Rilev's Doems in a very
acceptable manner and Miss Jackson
sang two songs ootn 01 wnicn gae
There was a eood attendance and
several strangers became Tryonites
in consequence 01 tneir oecoming ac
quainted with members of the Club..
w. s. s.
hon't trifle vithaKc61
Unit's dangerous. ,
Ybu can't afford feo-isfe,
Keep aHvaya at hand;
Standard celd remedy for 23 years la tablet
form safe, sure, no opiates breaks up a cold
in 24 hours relieves grip in 3 days. Money
back if it fails. The genuine box has a Red top
with Mr. Hill's picture. At All Drug Stores.
f Having Qualified asdministratoK
Bol tne estate ua . -
iceasld, late of POlkoUnty, this is to
against said estate to pres"" iv...
the undersigned administrator, with
in twelve months , from date or this
11 Via nlpadpH in bar oif payr
nent. All persons indebted .to the
estate will please maxe imiiKUHw:
payment. shields, 'Admr.
Walter Jones, Attorney.
NOTICE OF LAND SALE.
Get the Genuine
n Every Cake
BOAR FOR SALE.
Jever get all achy
An sore, an'
Have your chest hurt,
An' just feel it
In all your bones
Except your wish
Bone, that you
vv ere goin to
Have the "Flu" an'
Pneumonia an' ever'
Just after vou
Had read about
"The great prescription'
Which used to be
Called "Old Crow,"
Or something like that
An' you know there
Was a little
Left over when
The bone dry law
Went into effect
An' you know just
Where you had it,
An' think you
Can go an' put
Your hand right
An' all the
Why home, ,
You get achicr
An' achier all over,
Till you are in
'Nawful misery by
The time you get
In, an' the wife
Hears your groans
An' asks "what's
An you tell her
An' she wants
You to get rij
An' drink a hot lemonade an'
Send for the doctor
But you insist
On fixin' the
An' go down stairs
An' hunt, an' hunt
An' you can't find
Even a cork!
Then you go
Upstairs, an' the wife
Says: 'Look1 pale,"
An' you say you
An' then she
Asks why you
Didn't fix the furnace
Ah' you grunt, '
An she asks
"Have you lost something?"
An you groan
Ant she kinda
Smiles, an' brings
Brown Betsy out
An' you smell
01' Doctor Crow's
You know its all
Right, but a little
I Too much for one'
An' not enough
For two an'
You split the
Difference by gulping
Once an' chokin' twice
An' then you
Roll over an'
Sleep like a child
An' dream of Doctor Crow
An' pink elephantl.il J i
Then you get up in
, The njornin' as good
As new,, . ; . -7
An' go to work
An' say you
Aint afraid of the "Flu"
You know what
Broken-nose Berkshire. Will sell
$pr market price of pork, to any far
mer in Polk countv who will aerree to
keep him for breeding purposes.
u. J. 1-iL.rMun, Tryon u. 1.
Buy your nursery stock of E. J.
Bradley, Saluda, agent for the old
reliable nursery company, of Pomna,
N. C. He can save vou monev and
assist vou in vour selection of trees
best adaptedt 0 your soil.
We Have the Right Prices
AND ' ,
Kind of Materials
to do your s building- Full stoqk
Doors, Windows, Siding, flooring
Ceiling, Shingles, Loths, Interior
Finish and Moulding, Rough and
Dressd Lumber. Carry complete
STOCK QP FEEDS
HEARON tlUMBER COj ' f
SALUDA, N. C.
Your orders for 'Flooring, Ceiling,
Siding, Finish, Mouldings, Framing.
We manufacture this and can save
you money. See us for lath, brick,
doors and sash.
J. T. GREEN LUMBER COMPANY.
ATTORNEY AT LAW
Offle up 8talrs In
Jno. L. Jaoksn C Bld'g.
Notice is hereby given that the un
dersigned by virtue of the powers
contained in a certain mortgage dat
ed 9th March. 1915, executed t?y San
ford Liles and wife Queen Liles to E.
D. Ezell will sell at the court house
door at Columbus, N. C, on
MONDAY, DECEMBER 9, 1918
at 2 o'clock P. M., the following real
estate, to-wit: A tract of ten acres
of land described as follows:
Part of Pat. No. 1013, on the wa
ters of Mill Creek, beginning on a
black gum, Head's corner, aml run
ning thence south 80 east 65 l-3poles
to a stone in Mose Shields' line Bar
nett's corner; thence with Shieds line
south 46 w 18 poles to a sourwood his
corner; thence with his line south 6V2
west 24 poles to a stone, his corner;
thence with his line south 49 Ys west
19 poles to a stake, his comer;
thence with his Jjne south 26 west
9 2-3 poles to a stake, Head's corner;
thence with. Head's lirie north 68
poles to a stake in Cantrell's line;
thence with his line north 30 east
231toles to a SDanish oak. his cor
ner: thence with his "line north 10
east 3IV2 poles to
containing 10 acres.
Sale will be made
Terms: Cash on dav of sale.
F. D. E7o. .Moilgatjee
M. Georgion, Assignee.
A furnace at bargain. Burfp
both woo'd and coal. In guaranteed
excellent condition. Much less than
half price. Will heat half a dozen
ordinary sized rooms. Can be seen at
FRANK WOOD'S SHOP.
In Your Home
By virtue of the power of sale cou-
f ainpfl in a rprtin mnrfr crn ita . . ttn.i
dated 25th of March, 1914, and le-
corcted in book 01 mortgages iNo. 9 at
Dace 585. of - the vpr.ii ls nf PnlV
county and executed by Joel 'Shcvfey
"and wife Maggie Shorfey, to secui;c
fhe payinbnt o"tithe purchase 311 ir? of
lan(is horeinattor decrioil, default
having been made in tho payment of
both principal and inf-r.'.-.st "of said
jiuiuiaot; jji 11 ui:vjt", i win SO 11 lO
the highest biHrtov, lor ensh, nt rhe
t l " i . . .
t-ourt nousc aoor in tniiira.nis on tne
9CAhr riAY OP nPPPMRPP 1Q1C
at 12 o'rlnrlc AT., nil tho fnUnwinar rlo-
scribed piece, parcel or tract of land,
Tipinp- a mrf nf nr trmt Vn 1 Ci9 A
the waters of Little Cove Creek and
adjoining the lands of J. E. Thomp
son, Eli Bradley and others. Begin-
ning on a nicKory, j. inompsons
corner on the east side of the Little
Cove creek ajid runs- South 68 west
with Thompson's line, crossing the
creek 62 poles to a stake, . B. O, Cor
ner; thence south 6 east crossing
Spring Branch 56 poles to a stake
and stone; thence south 52 west 88
poles to two dead pines and a stone on
top of a ridge; thence north 38 west
164 poles to a W. O. on top of a
ridge, Bradley's corner; thence north
18 east with Bradley's line passing
just south of a large rock 124 poles
to a poplar and dogwood, corner
thence south - 4 east 60 poles to
a sdurWOod on Ihp Imvor cirln nf nn
- - - ktjiwv V-l. Mil
told toad; thence north 84 deg. east 43
pwito iu siiit itt ix uiuii; inonce.o.
65 E. crossing a branch to a cucum
ber on the barrk of Little Cove Creek;
th-CrflpUhexreek S. 25 east 734
poles to a large rock corner of a 92
acre tract; thence north 50 east cross
ing the creek SO poles to a stone;
thence south 25 east 79 poles to a
stone; thence north 85 west crossing
the creek 33 noles tn n ctmi in tv.
bottom; thence south 25 east 28 poles
to tne beginning, containing 216 and
one-half acres, more or less.
Said sale being made to pay the
debt, interest and costs of sale secur
ed by saidabove mentioned mortgage
from Joel Sherfey and wife to J. H.
This the 20th dav of Nov. 1918.
MRS. J. H. JOHNSON,
Administratrix of the estate of
J. H. Johnson. -E.
W. Ewbank, AAttomey.
NOTICE OF SALE.
Price $ 5.00
30 Days free Trial
IRYON ELECTRIC SERVICE
Having lately been appointed aai
administrator of tne estate of - Johifl
.Tr1 CVCMeui persons navmg
claims against said estate are -hereby
refcueijted to present said claims duly
swofcfcto, to the undersigned within
tverv months i from the 4th day of
Novitober, 118, otherwise will be
Pa"ed Jy statute. Also" all persons
indebted to said, estate are requested
to make immediate settlement with
This 18th day of November 1918.
-;' ;' ? Aiaistratrix.
Pursuant to th pewor of sale con
tained in that ccntain mortgage deed
executed by L. B. Tn'bblo and Dinah
Tnbble, his v:fr, r, J. V. Kennedy on
the 12th day of D3!v-n- 1916, and
of record in offLe of Remitter bf
Deeds for Polk county, in Book No.
11 at page 238, default having been
made in the payment of the debt and
interest thecm provided for, the un
dersigned ,': 11- sell at i public auction
to the higlic:3t bidder for cash at the
court house door in Polk county on
MONDAY, DECEMBER 16, 1918, at
12 o'clock noon the following describ
ed land and provisos conveyed by
said mortgage, and -Jesci ibod' as fol
lows, to wit:
Situate in the county of Polk, State
of North Carolina and in the town of
Tryon; beginning ;jt a stake" at the
Northwesterly edge of the George
weaver Road, at a point whee -i
line running south 71 deg. 30 "mm.
West 226 feet from the Southeast
corner of the B. C. Livingston subdi
vision of the town of Trvon would
intersect said point, and running
thence North 57 deg. :jo min. East 48
feet to a stake, corner of V.t 11 C. in
said subdivision; thence North 1 deg
5-J?71; 70 feet with the line of
Said lot 11 C. tr n etlri. fV., 4.1.
88 deg 15 mm. West JOl feet to a
..ou W wo a staKe, corner of lot
?v, anl 3? sa?(lisubdi vision--
thence South 59 deg. East 73 feet to
,he beginning, containing one-fourth
of an acre,-more or less.
T4i 13th;,day f November, 1918. f
: . Theodosia Jones Kennedy,
Executrix of J. W, Kennedy, mJ'."
gagee. ' ..
a- ' Bank of Tryon,
deft 69 mortSaee and owner of
Walter Jones, Attorney,
In our large stock of General Merchant
will find almost everything you need in youh
You won't find anything at uless than cost "T
cause we canTsell it that way. But you will fi
many rare values in Honest Goods. Another tl
you will find is that every article you buy is
cycij uwupj. Tvcaorv uu io comparer)
goods and prices with those of any other house I
we will cheerfully abide by your finding. q
here to serve you honestly and faithfully, ai,re
this basis solicit your trade. " ' on
Wilkins & Co.
Tryon, N. C.
go oo oooooooooosaoooooaococo
O x TL fi Ctn : ii i . A
q n iiiiiii KjLLLiy givca you uie rignt to A
Q stand up when the Star Spangled Banner 0
g is played.
An account at this bank classes you as
one of the progressive and substantial
citizens of your community. No better
time than now to start that account.
Come in and let's talk it over.
U W. T. LINDSEY Pres J. B. HESTER Cashier.
BANK OF TRYON 9
Raise Dollars the same way you raise wheat
use horse sense any thing planted in the proper
soil will grow Dollars will grow if planted in
we pay 4 per cent on your sayings account
This is the seed time for your dollar harvest
crop--begin your planting now at
BAN IK of SALUDA
Saluda, N. C.
HENRY P. CORWITH, Pres. JOHN B. CANNON, V-Prcs. PRESTON H. BAILEY, Cash.
REAL ESTATE. LOANS AND HIS
City and Farm Property Bou$zht and Sold. Furnished and un
furnished houses for rent. Property taken care of and rents
eolleeted. Do not waste your time and tire yourself out looking
for a place. Our auto is at your service free. Notary Public.
JAMES LEONARD, Tryon, N. C.
You'll need neither a hatchat nor a stick of dynamite,
good, ordinary set of molars will easily dispose of
A Fine Tenderloin Steak
An Extra Porterhouse Steak
A Luscious Round Steak
A Nutritious Roast
A Dish of Pork Chops
If yhi havn"t any teeth we have sausage that will fairly
r 1 melt tin youf mouthi.
Eat our meats. GooAJor vour stomach.
AIo want to buy good beef cattle, nogs
and chickens, for which" I will pay the high
est MARKET PRICE.
A. H. WILLIAMS.