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THE A KG CP, THURSDAY, AUGUST 1, 1895,
Dolly liros. for fine shoes.
Tomorrow will be bill day at the
city clerk's oflice.
Sons of Veterans' barge party Fri
day evening. Dancing.
Joseph Kopp is rejoicing in the ar
rival of a 10-pound son in his family.
The Rock Island route will sell yon
round trip tickets to Boston Aug. 19
to 21 for 23.95.
Sons of Veterans' barge party Fri
day evening. Dancing.
Sons of Veterans' barge party Fri
day evening. Iioat leaves Rock Isl
and landing at 8 p. m.
CThc Rock Island route will sell
you round trip tickets to Boston
Aug. 10 to 24 for 123.95. .
Attend the Sons of Veterans' barge
party Friday evening. Tickets, in
cluding dancing, 35 cents.
Don't forget the Epworth League
lawn social at J. T. Noftsker's and
William Jackson's tonight.
Rev. R. (. I'erce and family ar
rived today from Aledo and are
domiciled at 3305 Fourth avenue.
Go to the Christian church tonight
and get the largest and best dish of
ice cream in the city for 10 cents.
The Woodir.en log-rolling at
Brooks' grove Aug. 8 will be a grand
affair so remember and be present.
Mr. and Mrs. II. B. Hubbard re
turned last evening from a 2-weeks
visit at Milwaukee and other north
Frank Bowman, of the Rock Island
house, is arranging for an extended
visit to his old home in Boston,
starting the middle of the month.
Everything fresh and cheap at
Murphy & Smith's cash grocery,
-corner of Third avenue and Tenth
street, (live them a call.
The Kansas City publication whose
Davenport batch was confiscated
last Saturday by Mayor Vollmer,
flooded that city through the mail
yesterday, sending in between 3,000
anil 4,0'.'O copies to personal ad
dresses. Grave interest has been felt today
over tho fuiljre to return on scued"
ule time of a young couple who went
bicycle riding yesterday, not that
any anxiety U "manifest, but that
there are suspicions that there is a
third party guiding the destinies of
tho wheel, which third party is a lit
tle god with wings.
Bids for the heating and ventilation
of the new court house aro being
opened this afternoon by the building
cf mmittea The bidders are: Allen,
Meyers & Co.. Davis company and
Baker, McNeil & Seisler, of Rock Isl
and ; Creigiiton Heating and Manu
facturing company and Hope Venti
lating company, Kansas Cit', and
Ringer Stove cumpauy, St. Louis.
The Jaeksonvilic club in the bandit
league is already beginning to flunk.
T'Lu I'coria Herald says: "The
chances are that the present manage
ment of the Jacksonville club will
throw up the sponge as they have
dropped all the money they thank
they ought to. lint the league will
take hold of the club and run it
right along. It will probably re
main in Jacksonville the remainder
f the season. Bloomington,
Springfield and Sioux City would
like to get the franchise."
In the soon-to-be-issued edition of
Ktono's Rock Island and Molino di
rectory, a distinguishable feature as
between Rnek Island and Moline will
be colors of the side covers. Rock
Island being blue and Moline green.
The book promises to be as nearly
perfect as it is possible to make it,
and people who have moved within
the past few weeks and having failed
to notify Mr. Stone, and consequent
ly are improperly located, can blame
none but. themselves, as he has
sought diligently through notices in
the papers to thoroughly inform such
I'omlltlun of Crop.
In his report to the department of
agriculture for July, Crop Corres
pondent Campbell states that late
rains will insure a full crop of corn
aud potatoes, and that pasture land
is much revived. The average con
dition of corn Aug. 1, was 100 per
cent: the normal yield per acre in
the county being bushels, while
the yield per acre now indicated Is
!') bushels. The average condition
c f eats Aug. 1 is placed at 30 per
cent with the normal yield of 30
bushels, and the indicated crop, 42
bushels. Tho condition of potatoes
average SO per cent: tho normal
yield in the county being 100 bushels
per acre, and the probable yield 100
tiUidicl. The average condition of
pastures is CO per cent; hay, 5 per
cent; apples, 75 per cent: grapes,
10 per cent.
Highest Honors World's Fair.
MOST PERFECT MADE.
A pure Crape Cream of Tjrtar Powder. Fiee
Mixn Ammonia, Alum or any other adulterant,
40 YEARS THE STANDARD.
July 29 John P. Weyerhauser to
Jonas Bear et al, tract by metes and
bounds in Rock Island. 120,250.
Ellen S. Webber to Mary E. Mur
phy, part outlot 53, 3G, IS, 2w, $1.
30 Monroe KoVn to Mary A. Horn
bv. lot 4, block 12, Spencer & Case's
add.. Rock Island. $8,500.
Christopher Lofquist to L. C. Xy
strom, ej lot 5, block 6, Pitts, Gil
bert & Pitts' First add., Moline, $1,
200. First National bank to Daniel
Haves, s60 acres wj nwj 35, 17, 4w,
Charles H. Frary to William
Lewis, tract by metes and bounds,
12. 17, lw, $350.
Martha A. Hunter to John D. Lit
tle, lots 8 and 3, assessor's plat of 13,
17, lw, 1187.50.
Martha A. Hunter to John D. Lit
tle, lots 10 and 11. nwj nej 13, 17,
lw, w lot 9, nw nej 13, 17, lw,
Licensed to Wed.
July 31 Carl Axel Hoffstedt, Miss
Annie M. Isaacson, Moline.
Cordova, Aug. 1. Mrs. J. E.
Hugunin spent Monday in Rock Isl
and. D. Z;mmerman was in Rock Island
on business Tuesday.
Mrs. Kitchen, of Clinton, was
visiting with Mrs. Hugunin.
Mrs. J. Schmelzar, of Thomson,
ipent Tuesday with relatives here.
Mrs. George Bryan is spending a
few days with relatives in Chicago.
Mr. and Mrs. William Karr, of
Brooklyn, Iowa, are visiting with
relatives and friends here.
Mrs. J. W. Sexton has returned to
her home in Milwaukee. She was
accompanied home bv her aunt, Miss
11. A. Marshall.
A man giving his name as W. II.
Murray came down the river in an
open boat as far as this place, where
he became too exhausted by the in
tense heat of the sun to go farther.
Constable F. D. Owen took him to
his residence whore he was cared
for, but to no avail, for he passed
away Wednesday evening. He was
an old soldier, so the G. A. R. post
of Princeton and this place buried
him under their rites. The cere
monies were performed with great
respect to the dead. A lot in the
Cordova cemetery was purchased by
the members of the G. A. R., which
will be hereafter retained for that
Showed Them the Site.
The enterprising promoters of the
East Moline manufacturing site did
rub it in to those Monmouth excur
sionists destined for the Tower this
morning, though, by having the
train detained there for a short time
and meeting it with a band and es
corting the one-day tourists over the
grounds and pointing out where the
Weir Plow company was to be lo
cated. This courtesy must have
seemed very much like politeness over
done to some of the visitors in indicat
ing to them where the most im
portant industry which they had, and
which has been snatched from them.
is to thrive hereafter. To the em
ployes of the Weirs it was. an in
Take the Hie Four Itoute to the Knights
Boston, Mass., Aug. 25-31 one
fare for the round trip magnificent
sleeping car service, elegant dining
cars tickets good going Aug. 19 to
25th, good returning until Sept. 10,
with privilege of extension until
For full particulars call on the
agent of the Big Four route, or ad
dress D. B. Maktin,
GenT Pass". & Ticket Agt.
E. O. McCokmick.
Pass. Traffic Mgr., Cincinnati.
Doings of Illinois 6oloa.
Spmnufield, Aug. 1. Tho senate
tabled tho resolutions that the legisla
ture remain In session until all business
under the governor's call shall have boon
transacted to to 10. Tho house labor ar
bitration bill was passed. Several bills
were advanced, and tho bill to tax ex
press companies debated aud made spe
cial order for today. A bill was intro
duced to tax dupartmeot stores. The
house repealed the libel law passed at the
regular session 13 to 34. A resolution
citing tha governor and editors of Chi
cago and Peoria papers beforo the house
to tell what they know about alleged cor
ruption in the legislature failed to secure
a suspension of the rules in Its favor. A
bill to tax newspapers on their good will
Arrrsted mm m Couuterlelter.
S-FKINGFIELD, Ills.. Aug. 1. For some
time past cousiderablo counterfeit silver
coin has been in circulation in and
around Mateoon. Henry Slover has been
irrustcd nt Mat toon with a number of
counterfeit dollars, half dollars and quar
ters in hW possession, some of them only
Fnknown Mm Murdered.
HrsTiSGTOX, W. Vs., Aug. L At the
mouth of Hart's creek, in Lincoln county,
an unknown man was murdered. This
is the locality where the Broomileld-Mo-Coy
factions held forth. Many have been
killed by bushwhackers 'hero.
Bis; Strike May 1, Next Tear.
KEW York, Aug. 1. In a speech at a
meeting of the striking tailors Samuel
Gonipers said: "The time has came when
hours of labor must be reduced. May 1.
1S. the oganii?(l labor movement of
America will demand the enforcement of
the eight-hour law"
That Foley's Colic and Diarrhoea
Cure gives quick and positive relief
in all bowel complaints 25 cents
and 50 cents al M. r. Babnsen 8 drug
Children Cry for
I Pitcher's Castoria. ;
1895 AUGUST. 1895
Su. Mo. Tu. We. Th. Fr. Sa.
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We Have the Documents
to prove that Zoa-Phora stands at the
head as a remedy for all complaints
peculiar to girls and women. Mod
est ladies will not let their testimony
be published in newspapers, but we
win mail them in sealed letters to
ladies who request it. Zoa-Phora
Medicine con: pan v. Kalamazoo,
Mich. Sold by T. H. Thomas and
Marshall & Fisher.
Glad Tidings to Asthma S afferent.
Lawson Elvidge, of Barrington,
111., states he was cured of chronic
asthma of long standing by Foley's
Honey and Tar. It gives positive
relief in all cases of asthma, so that
this disease, when not completely
cured, is robbed of all its terrors by
this prcat remedy. No sufferer
should be without it 50 cents. Take
no substitute. Sold at M. F. Bahn
sen's drug store
Toe Argus, 10c a week.
Brings com'ort and improvement and
tends to personal enjoyment when
rightly us?d. The many, who live bet
ter than others and enjoy life more, with
less expenditure, by more promptly
adapting tho world's best products to
the needs of physical being, will attest
thevr.lue to health of the pure liquid
laxative principles embraced in the
remedy, Syrup of Figs
Its excellence is duo to Hs presenting
in the form most acceptable and pleas
ant to the taste, the refreshing and truly
beneficial properties of a perfect lax
ative ; effectually cleansing the system,
dispelling colds headaches and fevers
ana permanently currig constipation.
It has given satisfaction to millions and
net with the approval of the medical
profession, because it acts on the Kid
neys, Liver and Bowels without weak
ening them and it is perfectly free from
every objectionable substance.
Syrup of Figs is for sale by all drug
gists in 50c and $1 bottles, but it is man
ufactured by the California Fig Syrup
Co. only, whose name is printed on every
package, also the name. Syrup of Figs,
and being well informed, you will not
accept any substitute if otfi.-red.
ANTED A FIBiT CLASS
at K. Torn' 3.
jOR RENT- 8-ROOM H Jl'SE. F.N"U!BE OF
E D. Ko'som, lloJ Fourth aveune.
ltTsSTEr) A POSITION AS COACHMAN.
ami siNo to work alKnt Dremi;i-s; references
given. Ad JreKS M.." tliia ofticc.
WANTED A LAKY Oil GKNTI.EMAN TO
1o wriiini; at borne, all cr parr of t' time.
Gooduay. AUuress J. 11. N. care this office.
pOMMtSSION AND AUCTION-ALL KINDS
v m irnoa oooirni ani (M,iit, uiprottinl or either
at prute sjlc or at auction. Harris & Irvio,
1M1 Second avenue.
VEW MINKS nisff IVEHCn-.tn ln ui.ud
ill matte daily on niftll inv!mci't uV our
i.v iitaii ui pjpteniaiic irntin aoa ei'ft ppema
tion. Kullr.t invcii- iii-i enlidtrd. Past
norkirss of lhe plan and hiirhen ref. renreo far
ni:it d Send for our rree booklet tell i g how to
make money, t-ven on the wrong ,M of the mar
ket; also our aMIy market letter, what and
where to luiv. Aciive rvprewotativen wanted
A. UiLnnitE A-Co., Omaha baildinir. t'hicapo, 11L
Proposal lor neat Inc.
Pealed proposal will he received at the office
of the county dirk of Bock Isisnd count. Ill .
la care of V. A.phnm. chairman of tin' build
in comml'tee. fot he tlri; and ventilating the
n -w court hnnve Mtt n the course of crvctinn.
All hi. mii.1 K. 1.. I .. . , . .
.... , w . ..j . i' . hi. i. man.
U:i! are a-ked for on both direct and Indirect
eyiMi-m wun anu witnooi inc automatic recu
PUr r ctn be wen at the oflice or 8. J. Collin.,
superintendent of cot.ftrnction. linek 1-Oanri. III.
eciHcatreniu.t reenhmitted with each pro
ptwai flc cininc the ey-tvm folly. A e-itified
check of S percent will be required wiih each
pr-'iil. The committee reset ves the riiht to
reject ar.j or a 1 bids.
F. A. Johnsox, Chairman.
J. O. nr.iTTO. Secretary.
W. P. vi-aile, .Uxrj" Haow,
K.4. VaxwKLL, F. M Siskit,
Sels I iEKra. W. K. ( i.n.
Mrs. S. Smith,
180J Second Ave.
How he does eat!
That is your husband
since you cook his food
on the New Riverside
The Hew .
Is the finest cooking ap
paratus on the market.
If in need of a stove, it
will pay you to call and
1615-1617 Second Avenue.
TO SOOTH THE
IS an old truism that can
not be gainsaid. It
knows but one language
the language of the heart.
There is nothing that ap
peals more strongly to the
heart and mind. How often
in life do we become weary,
gloomy and despondent, and
how quickly are such feel
ings: chased away by the
simple, familiar strain of
music. If you are so sit
uated that you cannot have
the music, procure some of
Ice Cream Soda or
Krell & Math's,
it will hare the same effect.
Brick Ice Cream will please
yourcompany you can have
the flowers in each brick.
75c for all Straw Hats from 11.25 to $2.50.
50c for all Straw Hats from 75c to 1.
S8c for 75c Straw Hats.
25c for all 50c Straw Hats.
$1.9S for a lot of Children's Suits worth from 2.50 to 3.50.
$2.95 for a lot of Children's Suits worth from $3.50 to $1.50.
$3.95 for a lot of Children's Suits worth from $5.00 to $7.00.
20c. 22c and 38c for Homc-Made Shirt Waists and Blouses.
Children's Fast Black Hose 10c. Worth double.
Everything always as advertised at the reliable
county offering $1,000 reward to anyone who
than the price asked.
Mclntyre-Reck Dry Goods co.
1709 and 1711 Second Avenue, Rock Island, 111.
A Few Days More of July and Then More
Just to make things pleasant, and a Mttle lively, we
are going to make some music that will be full of
harmony and melody in the way ot good things at
prices which will tend to make you join our all week
picnic and drive dull care away. Come and join us,
you're welcome as the rain was after our long drouth.
A mass of opportunities down this column. Read all:
100 ladies1 wrappers, worth 75c and 90c, this week
600 pairs of balgriggan hose, worth 25c a pair, go
this week for 9c.
200 yards 72-inch half bleached linen, worth 85c, go
this week at 49c.
1,000 yards yard-wide unbleached muslin, worth
7c, this week at 4c.
1.000 yards best calico, worth 6c, goes this week
1.000 yards splendid dark dress style ginghams,
worth 10c, at 41c.
S00 yards toweling worth 5c, goes this week at 2c.
1G0 bottles perfumery, worth 25c, go this week at 5c.
2.000 cakes soap, worth 5c, go this week at 2c.
100 corsets, worth 75c and f 1, go this week at 25c
Twenty-First Street Addition
Fine Residence Lots in this
addition For Sale on
This addition is located be-
tween Twentieth and Twenty-second
streets and Tenth
and Twelfth avenues, and
nearly every lot in it has
upon it a line walnut, elm,
backberry. or other large
tree, find is already provid
ed with abundant shade.
These lots are in the very
best part o( the city, and
the most desirable for resi
dence purpose of any lots in
the city. Apply to
M. M. STURGEON,
Boom 21, Kitchen & Lyndo Blocr
The Portage Entry
Successors to the Portage
Red Stone Co., also to Furst
Keu & Co.,
LAKE SUPERIOR PORT
AGE RED, BROWN
AND VARIEGATED SAND
Security Building, '.Ninth
Floor, Madison Street and
M. M. BRIGGS,
Real Estate. Insurances Loans
AND HOUSES TO RENT.
Office 1612 Second Ave., Rock Island.
Have an hand UI IntK In Sinth Rock Island on
efytiri.: Jnrt oniriita the ettjr limit"; pooil
water: low texr. and cheap invunore. Ten lots
on Thirty-eiirhili rtiwt ud fifteenth avenue.
A ntimherof iiieces of property in tho city fot
sale ana rent.
July Sale at
McIntyre-Reck Dry Goods Co.
1709 and 171 1 Second Avenue, Rock Island.
Will during the month of July make dresses at
reduced prices. Perfect fit and neat finish guar
To tie Ladies of Itie TriCities anil Vicinity
CUT AND MAKE YOUR OWN CLOTHING.
Ladies wishing to do their own dress making
should secure and learn the famous KELLOGG
SYSTEM, which is equal if not superior to all
others in the market, by calling on or addressing
the undersigned. Will also teach the new
method of boning, the only stiffening in dresses,
etc., that does its work in a satisfactory manner.
The Kellogg System with full instruction given
for $10, and moderate terms for learning the
Mrs. M. A. Thompson, Agent.
Ryan Block, Second Floor, Davenport.
All Ladies' Shirt Waists at half price.
25c for 5'Jc Underwear.
45c for Underwear worth 75c.
$1.95 for Men's I'ants worth from $2.50 to $1.00.
Special bargains in Boys' Long Pants Suits.
Bargains in Men's Suits.
All $G.50, $G.00. $5.50 and $5.00 Men's Shoes at $1.38.
All $3.00 Tan Shoes at $2.00. All $2 Tan Shoes at $1.50.
200 pairs of Ladies' FincShocs, all small sizes, worth $1 to $6, at II.Oq
One-Price store. Only dealers in Rock Island
can or ever has bought from them for less
The Remnant Sale
Was so well thought of and acted upon, that we will
continue this great bargain activity the rest of the
week and many new things will be thrown in, which
must be seen to be appreciated.
Remnants of Linens.
Remnants or Wash Goods.
Remnants of Wool Goods.
Remnants of Ginghams.
Remnants of Calico.
Remnants of Everything.
Odds and Ends
In hosiery, underwear, handkerchiefs, gloves and
mitts, which will almost be given way. Every de
partment this week will be glittering and bristling
with good useful articles very, very cheap.
A SECRET Just ask to see three things in dress
goods we are giving away this week scre.
A rROPHECV Times are going to be better very
soon. Every day more wheels begin to turn, and
crops are grand all over the country. Let "us all take
a brace" now and say things look healthy and they
will be and come in and. see us.
LATEST NOVELTIES IN
JEW SB COOES
our t aii at
E. F. DORtf,
The New Merchant Tailor.
1822 SECOND AVE
Harper Hons Block