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THE ARGUS. TUESDAY". MAKCII 27, 18!H.
IliChest of all in Leavening Tower. Latest U. S. Gov't Report
Pabltfhad Dally aid Weekly at 1K4 Second
Arcana. Hock Ilsnd 111.
J. W Potter,
TERM -Ually, tea cents per week. Weekly.
t.A par aaaam; In adranct $J.M
All eomaaalcatlona of a critical or afirnmenta
lira character, pmltlaal or rctlgloas, must have
raal bam attache for publication. No men
article will be prlntrd ortr flct:tlout a'pnatnrea.
Correnpontlenec ao'.lcitcd from eery lowtaUp
la Hock Inland eoanty.
tVaaocratlc rity-Tnwnahlp Tlrkrt.
rir Want SlATnES BTTNCIER
aernad Ward IIENBY KINJiE
Thitd Ward Gl'STAV KI.OTZ
rmtrth Ward VAt.SSTINE W. DAI BF.R
Vlfth Ward Jl'LU'3 11. Jl'Ni.K
ixh Ward JOHN KONoSRY
rrrrnth Vtarl FEniUNANO H. DEIS
c..r.rtnr jiotrn r.GRoTrorr
AtwiMr John b.u:i,e
uprlr GEORGE LAMONT
APlt:int npcrrisom... J jA5E?"vKMS
Tt i.-PAt, March
Tnr pond people of this country
haTlnff read every line printed about
the late fphf. mnl expressed their
opinion of such brutal exhibitions,
art now planning to sccuro the next
great fistic event.
Tur Chinos nix companies hare
consented to the enforcement of the
law of th t'nited Mate. This is
kindness itsolf. It was feared Hint
the sis companies intended o ovr
rule the federal statute
Wiiilk t alifornia is in tho mid
winter fair business, sho ou?ht to
put on exhibition a few regiments of
sheriff! and deputy sheriffs who have
been chaed out of the mounta:ns by
LuniUt l.vaii and his army of ono.
Tnr. dominion immigration depart
ment has determined to pursue, a
vigorous policy the cornint: year.
Aeents will be sent into the Western
states to induce farmers and others
to acttla in tho Canadian Northwcst.
t.rrri a drnjw nf p-ir.w inlc,
A litt'.r tvpe l'.r:7ril
M fttr mrri h'kt-.t rr tes
And a.i itirir bu paiuUe.
I.'ttl" Mr. of s!!ni.lnr-s.
l-iMri:ir. r rr.ntfr n Ink.
Ilttr-r. the trma of i.u,.ne4
Anl pws bid crnit.t s-.r.lc
If the railroads have learned any
thins from their experience with tno
World fair, they will understand
the advisihility of making low rates
of transportation to the Pacific coast
during the term of tho midwinter
Nr.nvr diseases are steadily grow
ing moro common in this country.
I'nlcss something is done to cheek
the movement the future American
will be a bad case of indigestion sup
plemented with a nerve center and
JrixiK Ciieti.aiVs action in saving
rr'ndrrgast from the fallows n;av
have leen lawful, Ti!F. Ai:;t s does
not propose to discuss that fnost'on,
but the very move has established a
langerous precedent for sharp attor
neys to take advantage of hereafter
in seeking to defeat the real ends of
Justice, as is beinjj done in the Pren
"v. (I ii.l in his decision not oi
lilt Tfere with the execution of the
sentence of the assassin. Trcndcr
gaf. exhibited sound jndgment as
well a a proper respect for the care
fully considered conclusions of the
high judicial tribunals which had
passed upon the case. The law
abiding public will heartily approve
an. I commend both the spirit and the
letter of the a"tin" governor's de
cision. A fit' Ti At cnanry is tnat under
taken, liberally. by t ornolia Lrudford.
sister of a New York divine, who
proposes to bur for :.' in decent
style any deceased person whoso
family gives her the truet Miss
Uradford says truly that expensive
funerals are among the curses of the
poor. Mc will also loan money at 4
per rent in smalt sums to relieve act
ual distress, but reserves tho right
to eronally invosticate tho charac
ter of borrowers. This is monte do
dete hryond even tho government
socialism of Paris. Miss Bradford's
experiment will be watched with
tuoru than 4 per rent interest.
II Mr a million dollars everyday
in the yoar will not pay for tho in
sured property burned up. If to
this aggregate were added uninsured
property destroyed by tiro tho rum
would bo probably double. The o is
no loos more almoin to than that
which turns Wildings and their con
tents Into smoke and ashes. Fire, is
a taxer, anlike other tax gatherers,
wbo tako from ono man and give to
another; it takes all and makes no
return. Lxnorienct) dots not. bvvm
to add greatly to tho wisdom of the
people of tho United States in im
proving their methods of construc
tion, as is proved by the increasing
turn of yearly loss from tire.
What! Can there be a possibility
of a disagreement and division in the
republican party oT this congression
al district? Our neighbor of repub
lican proclivities denounces the
seifrruoni'ie bill recently passed by
both houses of congress as "an idi
otic, dislonest measure." Sow our
Present republican congressman, 15.
. Marsh, voted for the bill, also
Hon. Philip Sidnev Post, who is con
ceded the nomination in the new
Tenth district from the republican
side. Jiniminy! If the reat met
ropolitan'' will only stick to iss text
announced last Tuesday, and will
skin these republican congressmen
for their idiotic, dishonest" votes,
the dt ntocratic boys will halloo loud
ly, and will reduce that 7,0:i0 plural
ity to several hundred votes. Alcdo
Prr.n--r.re d H-pelrr. T Snvrd.
From a letter written by Mrs. Ada
F.. liur.l. of (ir.)ion. S. we ijuotc:
'Was taken with a bad cold, which
settled on tr.y limps. Cotijli set in
and linallr lerniinaled in consump
tion. Four doctors gave me up. sav
ing I cor.M live but a sltort time. I
gave myself up to my Saviour, deter
mined if I could not stay with my
friends (n earth. 1 would" meet niv
ahscni of.es above. My husband was
advised to get lr. King's New dis
covery for Consumption. Coughs and
Colds. 1 gave it a trial, took in all.
eight bottles: it has cured me. and
thank (i.d 1 am now a well and
hearty woman. Trial bottles free at
H. -irtz tV P.alnisen's drug store, regu
lar size. .Vic and $1.
Good looks arc more than sk'n
deep. deotiding upon a healthy con
dition of all 1 he v ilal organs. If the
liver be inactive, you have a bilious
I. wik. if your stomach be disordefe l.
you have a dyspeptic look, and if
your kidneys lie atTeeted you have a
pinched look. Secure good health
and you will have good looks. F.o-c-tric
Hitters i- the great alterative
and tonic, nets directly on these
vital organs. Cures pimples,
blotches, boils and gives a good com
plexion. Sold at Hum. & lSnlitiscn's
drug store. .Vic per bottle
Bt CKLF.S S ARNICA SALVE.
The best salve in the world for cat?,
bruises, sores, nlcers salt rheum
Fever sores, tetter, chapped hands.
chilblains, corns, and all skin erup,
nuns, anu positiv ely litres piles or
no pay required. It is guaranteed
to give perfect satisfaction, or money
refunded. Price 25 cents per box.
For sale by Ilartz & Ullcmeyer
T!:3 fllor-ins fip-urs have been com
piled froin tha combined recollections
of SO i::aidea Indies and ij i..il;t:iry f
Eclt. i.ll res:J iit in theconaty tovn of
on? of t'a? ho:i:e counties. Vv.t of the
1, "-!' on gat;, tnents to marry which th"ir
joint remir.sscencos present. -1(1, or aoout
per crnt, e;i led in lunacy, incarcera
tion or dec-aseof one of the parties: i'.c,
or 5 p-.r c.u.t, were broken t17 at the in
stance of the girl, and 2(52. or iiWit 17
p-r rent, by the man: 100. as near as
c.::lk' 11 por cent, vrcrc interfered
with It trieuds; K4. esact'r Hi per
oer.t. cutite to r.n end for reasons t;, t
taa le pnblic: 185, or about 12 per cent,
fad( d away without incident in the
lapse of years; ItH, sny 7 per cer.t (nit
included in any previous category). 1- d
to actions for breach of promise. The
remainder, n pettifogging 15 jMr cent,
resulted in marriage. London Letter.
Hood i and only Hcod'i.
Are joti weak and weary, over
worked and tired? Hood's Sarsapa
rilla is just the medicine you need to
purify ami quicken your" blood, and
to pive you appetite and strength.
If yon decide to take Hood's Sarsa
parilla do not be induced to buy any
other. Any effort to substitute an
other remedy is proof of the merit
Hood's pills are the best after
dinner pills, assist digestion, cure
headache. Trv a box.
Al:.riitni:n!i -J. bi Vuliml.lp.
"Tliat clerk or yonrs." ehurply romou
strated the ettstotner. "sold im; t: jionnd
and n half of butler ycisterday for three
'He's n little careless soraetimes, raid
dio procer blandly, 'lint yon. mustn't
rhind that. It's only his weigh." Chi
The usual treatment of catarrh is
very unsatisfactory, as thousands
can testify. Proper local treatment
is positively necessary to success,
but many, if not most, of the rem
edies in pencral use afford but tem
porary relief. A cure certainly can
not bo expected from snuffs, 'pow
ders, douches and washes. Ely's
Cream Halm, which is so highly
commended, is a remedy which com
bines the important requisites of
quick action, specilic curative power,
with perfect safety and pleasantness
to tho patient. Tho drujrjjists all
EFFECT OF 1 HE FREEZE.
Fruit Rtiinril and Wheat Onmnged Ten
nessee Strau Wrrric ime.
ST. Ixu is, ?.io., March 7. The cold
wave reached itscli.nax with a local tein
erMturc low point ot 10 tiegrevs almve
aero. As a result itjiorts are comitii; in
from all directions of a complication of the
damage previously due by the cold to
fruits, etc. The statement is now freneral
tlmt the crops of berries and fruits driven,
an early stait by the lvcctu warm weather
are now an ulu-olute loss, l-'ullor.iai; are
some of the dispatches received by the
MnrslifieM. Mo. Tl.e tcrr.pcrnture
dropped to j'talHiVe xiro, at:d ice was an
iuch and a quarter thic k. IVuches are en
tirely killed and app:es are damaged con
tiderably. TatnaroH. UK Fruit tn-e thrououth
Perry county are ruined by fr.st an 1 cold
went her. Nurserymen and tartueis pre
dict a complete crop failure.
Grayville, Iils. The mercury was !S de
crees above 7.?ro. This means hard freez
ing and damac-j to thv wheat. All wheat
that is joiutir:,- will be kiik-d.
Bonne Tcnv. Mo. A temperature of 21
decrees, below freezing point has com
pleted the destruction cf ail fruit buds.
The damage will aggregate many thou
sands of dollars. ,
Nashville. Tenn. The entire ?trawlcrry
crop of Teunessi-e was kiile.1. Considerable
attention is paid in this state to this and
other fruits, and the loss will be heavy.
The preceding warm weather, by the ad
vancement c growth, addei lo the damage.
larch Winds a
H-vx in any etherri-s V-.nt"fr.l enniT.lcxions
r.r tnnrr.st 1y it,,,. li .n .1 ,ioa;,-:K ; jiw
"-::y and otart!: !:ry n.ay be rrin..vcd is t..-w
''" " -"e w:.lf'y Lnnwa, u Va-
rrrr Is th-mrhnr.t te l: n.l. Tho mflrr. l,.r--r.
nlts i.l. -aine 1 fr;.in ihr use -f thie.0,t just1-r.-:...r:-i,.,
r.ne.!v nr.. i,..t p.. ifiii.-d to eawi of
I rccklus, but in tae ire:tiout oi
PLV.PLES, TAN, SALICNYNESS,
And all other dittoes et tlte skin.
Empress Jcszhwriz Face Bleach
MCVER MtS TO EFFrCT A CUKE.
EVERY COTTLE GUARANTEED.
For sale hv T. II. T!iruo:i. If.il
Second avenue and ''." Seventeenth
213 ar.d 215 West Second Street,
Dealer in Garden. Field and
Flower Seeds. Fresh, pure
and reliable oT the highest
class, f.ir the
And the Farmer.
Lawn Grass, Timothy, Clover.
A complete stock of Seed
Iril!s. Cultivators and par
den tools of every descrip
tion. A full line of the cel
ebrated Planet," .Jr.. tools.
Also berry box material
Wholesale and Keta.il Healer.
210 and 215 West Second St..
Davt t.port, Iowa.
L r t m . w ' . i.
Save money by buying your decor
ated and plain crockery ware, glass
ware, Taney poods, tin ware, cutlery
and everything in the line cf kitchen
furnishing goods at
1318. 13."0 Third Ave. 5 and 10 cent atore.
. . ..U..I. n,,i
Say. mat guaranty, bick. " o. ct..t!
ro..iprKbuid lft.-. b-mk llhstTUM trotr
9 lifrfnimpecp:.rl,frKt.rmiil Whai.'lc.Sirii,
a MtTytu. i Mr,ic enmrilv. win
I pnri'.rnlr COUS RxaEuv u:. IVam Ul.f
-ie-i. . v ml1 I
I f4?--!rt. -VPH-r.Tna
' ' M
famous RFMrnv tr.r X
and timi'ar Complaints
nannractnred vsder the stria rest
GERM&H UEOiCAL L&W3.
wsb was -
6 Or Pennine w.Tradem'k"Anchor."
liook also on rsckacc for Dr. S.cuter'a nrm :
F-Ad. RichterACo. New York.
-29 HIGHEST ftWiSDS.
12 Branch Houtea, - (hn GlanworVs. ,
S5- ard .Vc For site b Post Von
Kv.-tr.ti. C. Si-iile! mnrt ho-e
t'hirrni cy. I.eek Is'ai.ri, Vi. J
Faitilesslv, Positively. Perfectly. Tcr
niatientlv. C-L'-lt-F-D "
V.'ithout Surgical Operation or deten
tion from liusiness.
'o j.nv for trestmc-nt nut it rare.:, r is of
Itertum: t lin.nu c.;i..-t'i;.i:..n. -tririur.', Fic-inc.
riu (t m it ii. liiit.' vile h rne.ii r'!r i.re l.
Fistula ruree. tM.ut Pie u?.- ot ki.ifc.
I'lles relinjv, (i wahoal puiu tt tlie
Bedical and Surgical Institute
ATTDER.SOX &. ROSE.
CONSULTATION IS FREE.
PcrmanetitiT Lwaiert in tse Itan Blocs. r..rr.et
Secoiid aiid ilrndy s:rcets, nveaoort, lca.
ALL A F FLI CTKI iA F. E WELCOME.
."ti j niv he::! ceMtvs th:s n.'rv,
with S" yenra" vx;irietice in tt:a treatrnutof
ib onii i'.i-.'ii-o'.
CAT.t li ;it, TIlltOAT AN II'MIS.
Tlier Hire, ffu"r tr"iit rH::.rrh. 1 hm:it
I.ni;s, cl it-;,-.--of the riU'eliw on-an?. elys'..
(i , iVLT truu!lt, COLstl:lt.OD, CLroLic U.jX-
K'I'Xr.Y AND VKINAKV
Tronl.'les ?;..'cd:!v reir.pvul.
Tlx-m-t tct v.m-.l eav d" nrxt
im rf utjeiii.y ei.rt-u tty eur in w uieth ,a tf tr. mt-
1.AI31FS AKFI.tTEI SpfC'al attrr.t'nr rivm
to ail li ,-n-f tk .-ol.r to '.n en. Kve-y fci ty
ana aQ :-r:tu:-c f..r ii; :r.a'rn.iir a.i p;.eca re
moval ef f!' Cls- l.t Uiellsi'.
Kici iriciiy lis Jlcutiljc Applica
tion. Facial hVm;hc9, nj moli-. npcrflnor hnir
vriiic inarls. tuiaers, wciip, etc., rt deved by l'.vc
r.i.oon am skin fisrAsrs.
A'l troub'.t -ar'sinu' trom tm;-iei 1-K;il. rrof
u:a. i-c -.-.-inii. t-'tti'T. la'i.-.r. ul", -s. etc
t...;ii Ik- c.r:-i:iurt court len'iy hy 'rt-croro-lw'
:c. set.tl 4 ci-:;'. fi.-qn:-;mr. olant. A.I'.lr
li'.:s. ANoKitsKN Koii., Itaa bi.k, luvn
(Sncce)-or to H. WENDT.)
Merchant -:- Tailor,
119 Eihtr'rinth S.tteU
jB-Fit and Workmanship Guur
acteed the Lest
Clearing atd Tpalritg Do!e.
fa f. trt-
H s 1
STATE SAVI1TGS BAKU.
ofllce Corner Flftecath atrsat and Tfc'n! rs.
CAFXTAX. S1 00.OO0.0C.
SnTeedstbe SIlDryaTinn J.an. 4rCABiTMt1ii
lam m:m nis imi?,
Ofvaa'.aed nadrr S'sle lv.
Ocn from t a. c. to X n a., and , im -.y ar
catonlar blchlc fran.7 oSj tj
fct. A. AIMvrKTH, -
i. f. iica&xwav.
Vir--rr" e l
1orterP'nrer, VC. "e. V"',
C A. Rn.f, . A. Atuwor.n.
6 H. k'l"r, VT. U. A-'a-s.
A2'iTf- fc'n-rTP, C. t . U..eiiWir,
REAL ESTATE LOANS
miio for ti parr! 1n its krcm
Orchard State liiml
of OHTUAUD, NKLiLViRA.
K. W. tar. fn-sLIeLt.
T. . PkT C-!iier.
Mitrhell ft Lyv..!. BKt.'-.t.
J. K. Roaiiisor., tarU.i-r li .i -:ei a'
V. f ater, . T).
'ienry lin :( .p. Wl-o1. ':-- r .
i 01T('!tliint. '' A'-r I,.i
Catarrh and Ca'arrh
- - - rv - ji r.-- .s
i:rv. v. a. Nn:rsTn !!"..
wi. ...::.u'.:, v.:.
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Hi.-sivii .: I..- . i a. !, :.i.t.
'il-ei. I i.wl-l !i j t.ei. :..n a- n't-, iu a
hi: i v.rct.
-I li.Itreae a "th.ar-! t '. ;-. .-r .c f..r
t y t -it j. e Vt i.. t..e Lrsi . la Kun-t.e.
I. l.t w-Tl..iie -y.
"I t1-. r -:: . ; . .n Tr i -
!irt. in r.l i!. i-.i-.ir -.. i ! .r.. . e.-a-e n
liifi a'.!.:. It c e t i;. 1 T. .1 Vw..
Moirl.-:li- st--T M,.i .. l:,.,.;:.
1 hu :;in l ie v i ... ,1 , : ii-. 1 h -
;..!'- -K-fr. n.v. a-. i ...s - iiaul.e.ra i-rl
us y.iu or uLV .
I i n ti. i . rfi;:!v re . .-niTui r.J !'. in t a'l tN
Scott .Medical Institute,
2.': r.raty -t . un-.v -;. .i
rri-s ii 't : 4 v. 7
iop m. t: e:- o r . t ( It- u;.ii.
ln-iu t'a. m t" li. i. -I ;. m.
How to prootire AXTI-'.VAIinOAKI)
SOAP l uWlir.i: free of charge:
F.i'Y -on: laiv .-OAP.
Cut o;T the en ! of the wrapr'r.
at place named. Wl:en you have
:'.." j. let tire- .' our Anti-Washboard
So:it Powdt-r. t:.ke them
to your croct-r cr present them
at onri isiie and you vv ill receive
FKEE a 4-p Hind pachae. worth
2-V. We tv.:.e this liberal in
dticcmcnt to quickly- introduce
Our Lady Soap and
Anti-'Washboard Soip Pcwdrr
And hi.'ds .o-l tint:! ail wrai
pers on vvhh'h this oiTer is print
ed, is presented lo 11-.
Warnock & Ralston
A LADY'S TOILET
Is rot corrtplele
v i'.hout au ideal
Combines every element of
beauty and purity. It is beanti
fving, soothing, healing, health
ful, and hemiess, and mhen
rightly useI is inv isiblc. A most
delicate and desirable protection
to the face in this climate.
Insist open having the jeaaiat.
I Free L.Tt:f:.. .. .
! ZlllliiS THE TAilGH,
1 IT 13 f 38 SAi.i tVatlaHEBt.
Largest Dress Goods Stock
In the City.
HLACK SILKS H)i:i:i SILK".
PIMNTF.H SMJirf. l'.L.UK WoK-sTUi lI:ls fta.;i
colh:f.I) iv(i!;thi ii:fs ;fMis:.
NOVF.LTV V.'H)L 11US l.tHUis,
IMIKSS PLAXXLLS and P.KOAIi ("Loiii
CIIALLIKS, SATIXF.S. ;iX.;i.Ms. SW lssLs.
ci:k.pi:s. cotton uv. i lixln duck m ri in;.
PONtil F.s. c.xr Lilli.
camf.i:; s. lwvns, j;te.. r.ic
tln-at p'oa-tire taken in .-L-iwin good,. ca;; ou u..
Klug, Hasler, Schwcntser.
ehy gd:ds coirpAiir.
217 and 217 1-2 W. Second St., Davenport.
Our styles for this season are much r":::
than we have ever offered you before.
Our Razor Toe
Is the Latest.
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Cor. Second nxuS Ifnrrisoii
1 - fcr ji e -. : .
SEIVSSS & ANDEE20N.
CONTRACTORS and BUILDERS'
11 Eiais cl Carrenter "Work Tote.
General iob2 ict n ftcrt oettca axfi asncfaertoa r'-4.
OIm ta4 gbD ttl TIf.l fr4. hts-a j
The most oririn:i! and brilliant id. -as from Pari- :it. l
London arc i'i j'av ed in our pattern room, l.-.td ::;
pattern hats and bonnets direct from the ;-!.a'
fashion centers r in productions from t;r 'i
- workroom. Wc invite in-pection and a general -oi::-parison
of the prlies ijtiotc I throu-h-ut our ti : 1 ! -nery
and cloak .lepartmeut with f tio-e of anr .!. r
house for e.jua'.ly '. jslrable ijualilies- All the -l
114 W. Second St., Darcrrcrt.
1 1 1
fA vi .h t-
1S03 Second Aier.v.?