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VOL. XXV NO. 31.
Reagan Bradley ' of Trycn
the week-end with home folks.
J. T. Outz and family, motored
frnm fcDartanuurg ouuuay auu
gpent the day with Mr. anrf Mrs.
Mr. Frank Green was a .pleasant
caller at Warrior Mountain Sunday.
Mr Walter Green and wife, Miss
Lena Green and Mr. Bynum? Hill "vis
ited Mrs. Green's parents at Boiling
Springs last Sunday.
Misses Grace Arlerge and . guest
CIra Outz enjoyed the afternoon at
the home of Bona Arledge Sunday.
Mr. W. G. Hill is moving his family
to Mills River.
We have a new mail carrier on our
route Mr. Walter Green. Hope he
wont forget and carry letters around
on the route twice before delivering.
Miss Grace Arledge went to Spart
anburg Sunday evening on her way
to Cherokee Springs where - she will
spend some time with her sister Mrs.
Mrs. Jesse Splawn.
Mr. Sam Gilbert and family
moving to Inman this week. -
There was Thankgiving services
here at the church, and - a fund of
eighty-nine dollars donated for mis-
sionary, an,a qtner purposes.
The-debate last Saturday
Farmers have about finished
ing cotton, and are sowing wheat.
The school - committee - here have
secured the assistance of Mrs. Min
nie Mackenree of Chicago., v '. k
Several of ;thMefi;-Htt;?foJai
contemplate attending communion,
services, at Mill Creek - next -Friday
evening. - V-
Mrs. Agness Feagan -Edwards died
last Friday night, and was buried at
Creeks Creek Saturday : evening.
Mrs. Edwards was quite old and has
been ailing for a long while. She
was the widow of Mr. Garner Ed
wards who preceeded her a number of
years ago. " ". '
Mr. Simp Johnson has been com
plaining for several days. Hope he
will feel better soon. .
A new baby was born recently to
Mr. and Mrs. Neely Ayers v
Mrs. Jim Johnson who was sick - is
able to be around again. : '
Elder and Mrs. Branscom attended
Thanksgiving services at Mill Creek,
A number"of the people here are
wishing for- cold weather so they
can kill hogs.
There will be Quite a eood deal of
moving-and changing here soon.
ine debate is scheduled to come on
next Saturday night with - same
speakers and subject, and a good
large audience' is desired.
Mr. and Mrs. G. C. Feagan, and
several others attended services " at
Mill Creek Thursday.
Mr. lorn WaldroD is remolding a
tenant house for Mr. W. D. ; West
brook. . , '
Mr. 0. R. Streadman is building
himself a new residence, no more
Tennessee fever for him.
On -account of the holiday or some
thine:, we failed to sret The NEWS
A number of young people , from
this community made an enjoyable
trip up on Tryon Mountain one day
this week. Among those1 who went
vere Mrs. H. F. Thompson, Misses
Josephine Owens, Delia Thompson,
and Edith Miller, Mr. Calvin Thomp
son and Mr. Vance Thompson.
We are sorry to know that Miss
Jane Morris, who has been ' ill for
some timeis-not improving. ,
Misses Grace Robertson and Lucile
Harris spent Thanksgiving with Miss
Clara Thompson. 1
Mr. E. B. Thompson haspurchased
a com mill and the people of the com
munity are clad to know that he is
almost ready to begin grinding.
Mr. Q. FLanning J went to Hert
dersonville a few days ago and pur
chased a new wagon. ;x
S. H. ; Slaughter, Miss Annie
Slaughter, Mr. and "Mrs. Columbds
Thompson-and Children visited Mt
and Mrs. Henry Thompson I&kt Sun
OVER THE GOUflTY
uy uui v.orrtpoaant rron Varioa
' Mrs. Wallace Thompson was in
Saluda shopping ' Friday. ;
The friends of Miss Maggie New
man are real sorry to know that she
is very ill. - , :-
A number ol beys from here went
over in Green River Cove "coon"
hunting Thankgiving and caught
some nice animals. '
Mr. Wallfctce Thompson V'iJ led twj
hotrs cne weigh d. 150 potnds and the
other ene weitfheil two hvrdred lbs.
On account of the bad weather the
debate between Green River and Mel
vin Hill was called off, but will be
held on next Saturday night. .
Mr. Gpmer Davis was accidentia
shot in. the foot last Monday evening.
It seems that he, while talking to
someone, loaded a snot gun, pulled
he hammer back and not thinking
placed it on his foot and pulled the
trigger. He was rushed to Ruther-
brdton hospital and returned minus
two toes. "
The . people of Green River church
are on tne iod canvassing tms coun-
ry for pldges for the 75 million cam
paign. A great many of the workers
think Green River will go far beyond
her amount. '
Miss Pauline Wilkins spent Sunday
afternoon with Miss Annie Davis.
Mr. J. I. Ridings and Mr. V. H.
Calvert have nurchased a saw mill
over near Henrietta, N. C. The peo
pie of this section, think, perhaps
umber will come down now.
Mr. C. O. Ridings and Miss Pauline
Wilkins were pleasant callers at Mr
G. A. Painter's. Sunday evening.
y.: , O vv- - -
Hillcrest Institute is fulL again af
er a 1 brief Thanksgiving holiday,
which most of the nunils spent at
Miss Helen Keisler, of Columbia, S.
C,. V is a new teacher at. Hillcrest In
stitute. 'T7VU-. Jafl.
Miss Alma High spent the Thanks
giving holiday with Miss Ruth Brian
Mr. L. F. Camp spent the Thanks
giving holiday at home, returning to
Charlote Sunday afternoon
The Watson land sale last week
Aras well attended, the land bringing
Mr. U. S. Roddy has boueht the
nlace recentlv acquired by Mr. M
Quite a number of our citizens
went to Columbus on the b rst Mon
day. , : "' -
' i-o -
Winter seems to have
his sentence for awhile i
While we have mild weather
rather wet for plowing.
Quite a number of Fishtop people
attended "the Republican club organ
ized at Saluda, Saturday. v 1
T. R. Stepp is moving to W. C.
Robinson's place near Saluda.
T. C. Laughter went to Henderson-
vill'e Saturday last.
Mrs. A. C. Jones and niece, Elma
Newman, came in Thanksgiving to
ipend a few days with kinsfolks. v
. Some of the patrons with some of
the young folks visited the Fruitland
Institute Thanksgiving dayv- - -
Uncle James Case went to Saluda,
Saturday, to meet his daughter and
children, from Inman, S. C, but they
failed to come. ; ..
Miss Flora Bradley went to Saluda
one day last week to consult a doctor.
Although late in the season ; E. J.
Bradley is still taking orders for fruit
trees for the J. Van Lindley nursery.
Mrs. Rora Waller of Brights vis
ited her parents Mr. and Mrs. T. C.
Laughter last week returning home
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LANDRUM ROUTE 4.'
We are sure , enjoying u some fine
weather now. r ' t
Hog killing seems to be a very in
teresting game that most of the peo
ple are playing. . ,. x "' V
Well we were glad to -see so 'many
people going to church Thanksgiving
day . ; ;:-.:--i;'
Mr. and Mrs. J. T. Greenway and
son, Sidney, and Mr. J. H. Greenway
mad a flying trip to Asheville, , last
B i . ' . - .'. k . '' ' ' ' . t . Zl .-. - t . - - -. . . ' . . ' ' ' ' -'" " " . "- ' 1 ' ......
The vlittle two-year-old boy of Mr.
and -Mrs. - W. A; Kirtley was laid to
est'atfMIlI Greek 'Friday. We .'ex
tend to .'the' bereaved family ' our
deepest sympathy. - - ;- v
MrJohn -Horn -has purchased a
Ford car.4ately. ; , ,
Mr. CfC. Greenwayiade a bus-
ness trip to Rutherfordton, Monday.
Mr; B.'H Horn and family were the
dinner rgoests- of Mr and Mrs. E. M.
Horn' Sttoday. 9
Mr EM. Horn is very busy build
ing afifew cottage. ;
Therlig to be a communion service
at Millf Crek church, -Friday night,
Nov. 5th. :
to Mr. '-Charlie Williams and wife
the week' at Saluda in search of ; a
home'asr they wish to change climate
for their-health. V
Who ;ays Sunny View is not
alive ? Despite the inclemency of
the weather last Saturday night the
box supper proved to be quite a suc
cess. Many thanks are due -to those
enthusiastic married ladies who brav
ed the -weather and brought their
boxes therefore helping . in'- a noble
:ause. lotal recejps of boxes were
$45.40. 'After a long contest - between
Miss Mattie Mae ' Williams and 'Miss
Clara Feagan,' the cake was won by
Miss fWilUams Total cost of cake,
$46.50 ; making a total of $92.00 foi
boxes: and cake. ;Miss Feagan has
already secured $5.00 more by private
subscription, and "says -she can easily
raise " $3.00 more, makinir i an even
$100. Vrhe proceeds will be used to
buy ah- organ 'for the school. Our
motto7?We do things."' The teach
ers and1skhool of .'Sunny View ?wish to7
thank the teachers and school of Red
Mountain, for their presence and box
es last Saturday night. , i
Mr. Taylor Brown was an afternoon
guest at'Mr. J. U Jackson's, Sunday
MKrJd4avWilso; of Stearni-lligh
School, was at the box supper Satur
day night. . i
Mr. Andy McGuinn and Bill " Jack
son madela trip to Spartanburg, last
Week, v ji - .
: Miss "Maggie Jackson was a guest
in MapleGrove, Sunday. 'rl
Mr. R,,- R. "Wilson and Wheeler
Odell,; of Spartanburg, visited home;
folks, Saturday and Sunday.
Messrs J Ral.h and Bill Jackson are4
in Ashevifle, this week. : , , ':
' Mr. Ralph Edwards was a pleasant
caller -atr Mr. N.vE. W:llams', Svnday.
evening. : : '.
Mrs. Rome Corn and . children vis-
ited in ihe upper part of the setttle
Mr. J. L. Jackson was an afternoon
visitor -of Mr. Dennis Jackson, un-
day. : ' - ; :
Barnettand Broadus M;Crain and
Roy f McMurray were play ; visitors, of
Arthur" Jackson, Sunday. ,
, Mr. and Mrs. H. H. McCrain made
a business trip to JLandrum. Monday
Mr. ; T. X. Jackson was the dinner
guest 5of ! his sister, Mrs..Martin Mc-j
Crain, ' Sunday. ; ; ; . t
Mr. "andMrs. Moses Jackson made'
a business trip to Spartanburg, last
week. . ';. '. . ' ' 1
Mr. .H. McCrain was an after
noon caller on. his mother,' Sunday. , f
FOX MOUNTAIN. !
A large:?crowd f rpm ths section at
tended preaching at Bethlehem, Sun
day, andJieard another good sermon
delivered by Rev. W. r J. Hackney.
Each metrfoer xf this church seems
to be well- pleased with - the "new
preacher.' ; ; ' f
; We areladtd report that Mr. Jas;
Smith is 'recovering nicely.' . .
The Fp Mountaain literary, socie
ties held Jtiieir' first meetings Fnday
afternoon: -In th.-debate,- "Resolved
the cow5 M is - more useful ; than the
horse,", the negative side won in the
girls society and the affirmative side
won m" the. boys' society; ? ' '
? The - girls .were glad to have Mrs.
Charlie -Parton visit them. We wel
come' other parents . t J -
y;; Miss Clara jEdwards ; who has been
attendimrchool in Charlotte, is at
home, thiseek for a vacation. V-
I Miss layttiet Jackson of S. "H. -S.,
spent ,the week'end at home. i
' Mrs. ' Riy Edwards and Miss Clara
rE4wardsrisited ; at the home' of Mr.
E, BiT lraxds : j f
I fMissescta and Lillian Pack of
SaludaVSaminary, spent ThanksjiV
'We have al realized ' that winter is
here at last. ' '' ;
TRYON R, 1.
"Hope none of us were so unthought
ful as t to notkeep Thanksgiving . and
return t thanks for all blessings of the
Misses Octa and Lillian Pack -were
at home : fort the Thanksgiving ; recess.
Mr. James Waters and family, ef
Brevard, -spent a hort while with
relative on "the route. .
Mr. Biggerstaff . and family have
moved 4 to Cherry Mountain.
Mtisses Carralee and : Lillian Rouppe
were given such a surprse party last
Wednesday, night, some of the ; girls
are not' through laughing yet. -
Mr. Jake ! Holbert ,. gave a cotton
picking -last Saturday t night. ";
Mr. F. B. -Nance ; spent Thanksgiv
ing with his -parents in Spartanburg..
Mr. Fletcher 'Jones and . family
spent Sunday ?af ternoon ; with ;Mr. and
Mrs, Bale -Henderson. 1
Mr. Bill ' Bradley sas a very sick
baby. ' -V's-r.; '. : .
Just a moment now; let's read then
heed, - the ; following ! little piece of. po
etry, for the benefit of -our faithful
t The Pennies in the Box.
When the roll is called up yonder
And we shall all . gather there,
They' wouldn't let the mail "man in
If they knew he'd learned to 'swear.
If you wjmt St. Peter to open the gate
When -your -rural carrier knocks,
Buy stamps, ; and don't! be . guilty
Of putting pennies in the box.
;A number -of people from -over the
county Were an town Monday.
Miss Gladys Smith spent a few;
days lait week visiting -friends at
Greensreekvf - ' ll
MTSVtVKs Hill and iiephewrCaTrol
Hill, of Rutherfordton. spent the
week-end herei l - : -
We are sorry. to notethat Mrs. J.
W. Jack, the primary teacher, is tun
able to be at her work.
Mr. 'Fred WT Blantonuspent Thanks
giving with ; friends in ; Charlotte.
Mrs. J. R. 2 Smith and daughter,
Miss Gladys and Grace, also 'Mrs.
Laura McGuinn and daughter Hannie
were shopping in Spartanburg- last
week. r- Ja;tet!3
rMr. R F. McFarland ratterided court
at Asheville last week '
Mr. W. EJEHiOtt spent a few days
here last week, v
Mrs. Robert .Hill and rMiss Mae
Miller were shopping in Landrum one
day last week :
Messrs. .-Bill and Jack Guffey, .for
mer students oi ' Starns High School,
visited relatives here, this week.
Mrs. Pendrgast and . daughter, Miss
Bertha,, spent Ithe 'holidays ;in Ashe
Prof. E. W. S. Cobb attended the
N. C. ' Teachers Assembly last week
and reports a very interesting , meet
ing...-: " ' i "rr-'-' " l
Mr. John . Arledge, Rev. Ralph Mor
gan, .Miss vEmma McNinch, . and .Rev.
J. B. Arledge were -dinner , guests at
the Arledge hotel, lost Sunday..
The many 'friends-of Miss -Eliza
beth Spivey, a former popular teach
er of "S. H. S., are sorry "to , hear of
the continued illness Of 4 her sister;
"Miss 'Emma "McNinch spent 1 last
week?' in the' home of E. W. S. Cobb.
:Mr Yates Arledge, an efficient
member of - the . Henderson ville bar,
was .'home :for a short while tn
Thanksgiving day. : : ,
MILL SPRING BAPTIST CHURCH
Sunday School 10 ;30 Preaching
Sunday -morning 11.30 " "
It is hoped that a complete report
can be made Sunday Dec 7-in regards
to our Campaign work. . Already we
have gone "over'' in glorous shape,
but there are- some who have not yet
signedpledges; - ortgivenlany tthingJ to
this magnificent -enterprise our
Denomination. Come prepared Sun
day to do your part, by cash or pledge
cards. All .must do something to 'be
able to receive the. blessing. "Wel
come to; our services. -
CHRISTMAS SALE-AND TEA.
"The ladies of HoCwsr rEpiscopa
Church-will1 hokl ealer of fancy .and
useful f articles! Sot Christmas, at - the
Lanier Library on Wwesday, 'Dec
entber 10th, from 3 three to six P. M
Ta will also bt scrrcd. , '
IIAWY PERSQHS HELD
BY HYPKOTIC SPELL
erroneously lmao That Value
lney Lies WTWiln Iteelf and Nt
In Th ThJngs i It -Will Buy.
Thousasds ( Amaricaas are jxndar
Oa-kypaotla apll tt aoaey. TWfth
diitorted-viewpoint thay have coma to
retard money .as : .fraat traaauro In
ttaalf whereat money has . Its real alf -
aSfleance only In what It buys for a.
Aman'a reward f or his work does not
depend marely -on what ha earas. Tor
the trno reward; of labor la thta aar-
vica - the worker is ;able to obtain 'with
the money.na arni.
It 1 avldent tiat a-man may earn
twice as rmuch at ka once did in
money and yet bo no WtUr? off if .the
foods : he - needs eort twice or throe
times what they formerly eost. But
ft 4s rapparant to all .that apart rfrom
increase or decrease la wages aa ex
pressed In money, there la a wide dif
ference iat the real value earned br
person! reeelTlng the same la actual
What a person gets out of the world
in return for what "he . giroe it. da-
poods finally en f the choice , made In
disposing of his fSLcoma. One man by
wlse- buying, careful and cooilstent
sarlnt; and-eafe and profitable 4nvest
mant in such scestitias as War Sav
incs SUmpe, Treasury Sarinrs Certifi
cates and liberty Bonds, i may trattB
f orm .Ihe reward of his v labor into all
the necessities and comforts of life
that ha requires and oven Its luxuries.
Another, saining exactly the same sum!
la actual cash, may through --watte;
extravagance and failure to save, find
himself unable to secure even the no
Whether , or aot a worker, eama . a
onm which falllls id estimate Of what
should be. Wt .Jtttt .reward for labor,
the-rejponslblllty 4 for :xae .i wayiej.
apeads what ho rets remains with him
aafd wlth ; Jhba alono Jnd .caonol .fja)
tramtiorred i aj 'Other tpertoa
fPttooaof noceasities had waeet- may
eblaad flowlika th itlda but the-tua-dameatal
t aot? remainr Atnehanffedhai
9arttrom the aetnre sand volume, of
bis-oarninfiJ erery man! can, within
limlta, determiae 'the; richness of the
reward of his labor. .He can aaecom
siish this by the . amount of restraint
a4 tntoliiffeavee ho exereises . in spend-
4ag what he has to spend-and in-sav-
itntT-and i&veatisg whathe has to save:
pCALER OF WAR SAVING
Trom every Federal ? Reserve Dts
trkst in the TTnltad States information
la being recad by the Treasury -Department,
in Washington that a deter
mined war Is being waged against
persont, who, by preying upon the
-awary are tranicicing in war saving
and Treatury Certificates.
The latest information regarding the
activity of the "Scalpers" comes fjrom
8t. .Ixmis. -where two arrests have
been made .by Deputy United .States
Marshals. Both prisoners, were re
leased -on 000 bonds -and are jiow
waiting for 'a hearing 'before the Tad
Oae of the men is said to have al
tered registered mtrmbers on War
eavings -OrtificaUa, it being alleged
yflLiLouts:patal authorities that in
the man's office were -found $S75 in
War Saving. Certificates from which
the registration numbers had been re
moved. It is charged that the other
aceused man had in his possessioa
fSfffJO - worth of altered government
One of the suspect is employed by
a St Louli brokerage concern; the
ether U 4Jwiproprtetor of a hotel. ?
- Honor-Not All Gutenoers'tJ1''
Printing is eaid to have been Intro
duced to the' world Aug. 14, 1437. John
Gutenberg stands at , the head of the
early typographers, supported by the
genius of Schoeffer and the generous
patronage JOf i Faust Gutenberg used
only blocks, and to Schoeff er isrdue
the movable type cast from matrices.
Caxton, who Introduced the art into
England, began life as a trader, .but
learned printing at Cologne. The first
printed book on record Is "The Psal
ter,' which. John Faust and Schoeffer
published at Metr in 1437.
; Combinations In Soap.
The principle of soap making is al
ways the same and is based on the
combination of fat and an alkali, as
In the case 0f tallow and lye. ' Varia
tions in fsoaps are- largely due to ad
ditions of perfumes, coloring matter
and such substances, which? have-nothing
to do with the primary purpose of
soap, which Is to cleaste, - -
$2.00 A YEAR:
ARE SO ATTRACHVE
Unusual Paaturaa ' Maka New vrn
mant ftacuHtiaa Salantf Id Medium
In Which to Invest Savins.
DoUils of the features rhieh maka
tha new Treasury Saviags Cortifleatoe
of $100 and $1,000 maturity value at
tractive investments have been com-'
piled in pamphlet form by the Saving
Division of the Treasury Department
In addition to the regulations gorora
ing 1 the i sale .of these I-baby" eocmrt
ties, thoipojxtphletfoomtataacthe relings
of th iSecratary if t the Treacury oo ,
varioas questions -eoacernlagCao new
Oae of the intereiting -loataree of
these certileatee that aaJce: them
unique Investments Is that ' thy may
be issued and registered la t the name
of an Infant "Every certffieaU.ia is
sued and registered as a means of 'ab
solute protection to the purchaser.
Certificates may also be issued' and
registered jointly to two persoas aad
may bo made payable to either of the
two purchasers or to both.
Rulings governing : payment - of 'COT
tlfieates to .deceased owners are also
contained in the pamphlet with sne
cltl i mention made tor .each legal re
qulroment .according to laws of vsoi-
ous states regarding wills, etc At
discretion of the Secretary of ' the
Troaaury, In event of no other r legal
ftbstacles, parmeBt -will be made la
the following order of classes:
- First, hasband. wlfe.-aext rof ktaio
other, person who payethe"roaaeaabfte
funeral exponea of tho4ast lUnoas-or
other preferred claims . against the
deeendenta estate; second, creditor lot '
funeral -expenses expense of last IH
sen or ; other preferred claims ; third'
huabend or wife, child or children,
father or -mother, any other of the aexl
of kin 'of the !decesed. . - ' i ?
-UNCLE :8AM SAY MCRC3 LlKlfJ.
Treasury Savings CsrtincaUs-ekre a
new issue ox united LStatea Jtorrra-
ment eeouritiest They . are - of $18t
and $i;0t)0 denmamatloas. Tfcey Yah
for five' years and' bear - 4 per cent in
terest compounded -every three
montht. y---: v.-.. v-- .
;;They are little brothers of the a-ih-erty
Bond and big brothers of the 7aa
Saviags Stamp. , '
' A $100 1 Savings - CerUfieate easts
$84.40 this month. It will -be worth
$100 January 1, 1124. It cashable
any. time with accrued " interest at
any pottofflce on ten days' notice.' It
Is a government obligation.
A $1,000 -savings - eertifleate oosta
$844 this month. It will be redeemed
by Uncle Sam January 1, 19J4, 'few
$1,000. It it . cashable with acereed
interest .at any time at any .-poetoffiem
on ten days' notice. " v ' !
Treasury: savings certificates jare)
registered in your 1 name,' thus
Ing against loss.
BRITISH NOW SAVINQ
LARGE 8UMS OF MONBY.
In spite of the exigeftctes rof war,
the volume of saving deposlU 4ar -England
.has .grown tremendously fa the
last five years according !tethe comp
troller of the BriUsh Post Offoe Cav
jags Bank. Only twice, the ecm
troll er states, was the flow of satfaga
depoitts Interrupted : omce'bythewar
loan of 1$15 and -once by the $ er
cent loan of 1117.
"ToUi deposits: Increased deeptte the
fact that depositors transferred ?eve
$1,000,000,000 from their postal seytnge
into the various Issues of jtolfmw
ment The recent figures , shew' eea
clusiveiy, the comptroller asserts, :teV
power of saving of the"Drlilshxia
for the .amonnt diverted toTIhe car-
ernment war issues has mot
ed or dissipated but must sUU' be
eluded in the saviags of the
;t The Potatp.'- . . '
In its native country," on the monh
tains of Chile and Peru; writes "Jean
Henri Fabre, ' In . Field, Torestanol
'Farm, the potato in its -wild statje Is
at poor diminutive tuber abopt as large
aa a hazelnut. Man takes- the worth
less wild stock Into his gardeivplanta
It in rich soil, tends it, waters It ; and
behold, from; year to. year :the potato
; thrives more and jnore,4ainins?. in also
f and in nutritive properties an4 finalljr
becomes a farinaceous, tuber. as lara
as your two fists. , .,;..'
Hew York Evening PostTJeafiUne
"Traces Baseball to Greek - Spcta
Why, we've -known all r along "that
Greece produced the ' first .Homer '
' - .:!S
Into the end of the handle of a new
toothbrush can be Inserted a card with.
Its ' owner's name. ''-