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 - Incident at Sylvania Tester- dab' Morning'...
Incident at Sylvania Tester- dab' Morning' Sylvanla Ga August 8. -Special An exciting cotton' race occurred in our town about 6. o'clock this afternoon which was witnessed by a number of spectators. It. IT. Hilton had offered a prize of a 10 suit of clothes tar the.nrst new bale and Simon Skinner a farmer living- several miles north of the town and Roman Waiters wh6i lives a few miles to the west both came driving in on their separate roads seated von their premium bales'and both wearing- placid smile. About' 200 yards from Hilton's store they spied each other and then the excitement came. Buch.a'hurrying- of mules and clattering of wagons has not been beard here in some time and amid ths shouts of the spectators. Skin net reached the rear platform Just as Waiters' pulled up In front of the store. Both claimed the prize and-Mr Hilton decided they were both entitled to It One bale brought 9 cents and the. other 8H. netting over 10 to eachman. Abbeville. Ga. August 8 8peclaU or In B 'l'aTu 'RC Lvely .Icdmt. .t. et d Mrg. .SYlv G A t8.-SpciaA nt coton' fa ofn. o tow & 'elOk th atternQD whtc wawtene 'a .nubr- or scttr LcH Hthoter pre' a $0 It cothe fo the.1 nlW be' ad Btol Ser. faer Uv. se me no te tw Hol Wa w 'me' t t wet b cedv 'I. tei sept. r. ted on teir pru' he ad bth wen p1d' .me. AutJ tomHtn's. s tey'ale'e. ote a. tn the .8uchB.b mues&dctr WaOI notb' he. her.1 amete ad shoutoft .ptS red t rplton ju WattpledUp nt'ot't str Btcae Pr .and- M. dede they. bh entte. It e Jr n meother a COTTON ATEI05j .A. BACE. Lively gust An i $10 bate-and wile mllestothewest drtvlng'ln. a nd ba Mr. 40' each man. 8. ¬ - , - ' . , . - ( ) ' , . ' , , . . . , * . , - , ; , , , , ' - ; . ' ' . . ' ; ! : , . ¬ ' . * ) - , ; . . * . . . , - < * ' , ! : . ' ' , , ' _ , . . . . . ; & - , . . , - . ' - , ; ' . ' , . ' . ' > ' ; ' , - ' ' . . . . ' ' . . - ; ; . & , . . & : . ' : ! ' ' : . . : { : : : : , . ) " ' . - ' ! . . . . . - ' . . - - , . . : . . $ . . , . . ' ' - . ' ' . . . ' . . - ( -

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  1. The Atlanta Constitution,
  2. 09 Aug 1900, Thu,
  3. Page 3

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