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THE ABQTJB, SATURDAY, DECEMBER 5. 1880.
Watch The Abgcs winti.
Mclntyre-Reck Co. this evening.
Merrill pianos, Totten music house.
The beat broom Lee's Little Gem.
J. E. Montrose returned to Chi.
csgo last evening.
Howard mandolins and guitars.
Totten's musio house.
Hosiery and underwear this even
ing at Mclo tyre-Reck Co's.
Have your pianos or organs tuned
and repaired by W. C. Totten.
Quit wanting what you want. We
want yon to use Asgcs wants.
The Players are to appear at Har
per's theatre tomorrow evening.
Postmaster J. F. McJJabney, of
Hampton, was in the city today.
Mrs. Dr. J. Ds Silva is convales
cent after an illness from the grip.
Every department full of bargains
at Mclntyre-Ueck Co's this evening.
Delicious turkey lunch at the Pa
cific sample room, 3106 Fifth avenue,
E. J. Carroll, postmaster of Brad
ford, 111., is visiting in the city for a
Turkey lunch at the Pacific sample
room, 3106 Fifth avenue, this
Mason & Hamlin pianos and or
gans at Totten's music house, 1719
W. F. Zimmerman sells new pianos
from f 15 J upward. 209 West Sec
ond street, Davenport.
The stage of water at the Rock Isl
and bridge this morning was 60, and
falling; the temperature 52.
The Emerson pianos are sold only
by W. F. Zimmerman, 209 West
Second street, Davenport.
Furs, capes, cloaks, manufactur
er's prices. Repairing done at once.
Richter & Son's, Davenport.
Owing to the advance in the price
of wheat, bakers are compelled to
Bell bread at 5 cents per loaf.
Capt. and Mrs. Harrington, of
Geneseo. are visiting at the home of
their son, F. R. Uarrirgton, on Sev
Great array of Christmas bargains
at Eckhart's. Opportunity a that
should not be passed by. See his ad
on page eight.
A new business will be opened
next week on Eighteenth street. I
wonder what it is? Between. First
and Second avenues.
The ferry Augusta went into win
ter quarter this afternoon. The J.
P. Gage will attend to business alone
until navigation closes.
The ladies of the Broadway church
will have their annual oyster supper
and Christmas sale next Thursc aj
evening in the chorch parlors.
W. F. Zimmerman sells the Steck,
Sohmer and Kmemon piscos at the
lowest prices and on easy payment
to suit purchaser. Davenport.
Henry Binck, the enterprising ton
soralUt. has aided two bath tubs to
his parlor at 1434 Seventh avenue.
He charges only 15 cents for baths.
Rev. E. H. Lovett, of Calvary Bap
tist church, Davenport, will speak
on the "Perils of Manhood" at to
morrow afternoon's meeting at the
Y. M. C. A. at 3:30.
Rock Inland is to have a new in
dustry, Morrison & Dolly, the enter
prising jobbers, having decided to
add a cigar making department to
Prof. E. E. Sparks, of the Chicsgo
university, is to confer with peopie
interested in university extension
work at the First Baptist church at
8 o'clock thia evening.
Aa the bridge is now open the
Vienna Steam bakery is ready to fill
all orders in the line of baking at a
day's notice. Telephone 58. H.
Korn & Sons, 317-319 Harrison street,
Joseph Diets will serve a grand
opening lunch at his new saloon,
northwest corner of Twelfth street
and Seventh avenue, this evening.
His friends and the public in general
are cordially invited.
The Rock Island postoffice civil
service board conducted the semi
annual examination at the city coun
cil chamber for rlerks and carriers
this morning. There were five can.
didates under each class.
The McKlnley club has new quar
ters in the Masonic Temple, where it
has leased the three rooms formerly
ocenpied by the Sun accident asso
ciation. The club has a meeting to
mgoi io permanently organize.
The finance and sewer committees
held another joint meeting at the
city hall last night, but adjourned
without forming a report of the
j.enty-iourtn street storm drain
Highest Honors World Fair,
Tai ill! II I l W
MOST PERFECT MADE.
A pure Crape Cream of Tartar Powder. Free
fen Ammonia, Ahmi or any other aduherint
40 VUMS Va STANDARD-
contract, to be submitted at Monday
night's ccuncil meeting.
The Kewanee Star speaks very
omplimentary of The Plsyet-r, who
are to be seen at Harper's theatre to
morrow night, and aaya the company
is superior to many more pretentions
dramatic organizations on tne roao.
As an inducement to the public,
the Eastern Fair will give one-half
dozen first class photographs of any
member of your family free with
every $5 purchase for the month of
December only. 2107 and 2109
Button, button; who has the but
ton? Rasmussen & Free have the
buttons. Yon can secure one of
yourself, wife baby or sweetheart by
having yonr picture taken. We are
giving one with every dozen cabinet
photos as a holiday inducement.
Charles Bnford today received a
new '96 Rambler bicycle from the
American Wheelman's Protective as
sociation, of Chicago, in which he
held a policy at the time of the theft
of bis bike abont a month ago. The
association at first refused to honor
Mr. Baford's claim.
The sociable and dance given at
Armorr hall last evening by Mar-
flower camp, 191, Royal Neighbors
of America, was a largely attended
and successful affair. Bleuer'a or
chestra furnished mnsic for the
dancing, and a delicious supper was
servea Dy me laaies oi tne camp.
Read The Arocs holiday book con-
teat offer carefully before sending in
replies. The words must be ar
ranged to form the quotation prop
erly 16 words in all. When con
testants get enough of the words
that they think they know the quo
tation iuey can sena mem in at any
W. F. Zimmerman will attend to
tuning and deal in pianos only, and
he will sell all copyrighted sheet
mnsic in stock at two-thirds off pub
lisher's prices. This makes a piece of
sheet music worth 60 cents cost only
zu cents, iu sneet music tnree copies
for 10 cents. 209 West Second street,
The bridge cars stop right in front
of onr door, and if you want a
trimmed hat at Za per cent () off
from onr regular, well known, cheap
prices, now is your time. Ladies,
take the bridge cars, stop at 222 west
Second street, Davenport. Ottesen's
millinery establishment, and we will
do the rest.
The third annual convention of the
Tri-City Luther League opened at
M. raurs church, Davenport, last
evening, and will continue through
tomorrow. Rev. J. L. Murphy, of
Grace church, and the First Swedish
Lutheran choir. Rock Island, took
part in the exercises last evening.
airs, aiurpny sings at tne service to
Ciampion Middleweight Wrestler
E J. Atherton. of Cuba. N. Y., who
desires to meet Farmer Burns in
Rock Island Christmas week will
leave for this city Dec. 18, and he
wouia like to arrange for a ssries of
handicap matches before the event
with Burns. He is willisg to un
dertake to throw the bent local
wrestler three or five times in an
hour for a wager. Here is a chance
for the farmer's understudy, Voss.
While Christmas should be a sea
son of joy and pleasure instead of
perplexity, many people are pnzzled
to know what to buy for presents.
M. & K. wish to offer a few sugges
tions. Instead of a box of poor ci
gars, or a trasny novel, or a cheap
chromo, or aome snide bric-a-brac,
buy for your husband, father, son or
best fellow a handsome tie. or a fine
hat, or a pair of gloves, a muffler or
a dozen collars, a fine umbrella or a
smoking jacket, or even a suit of
clothes or an overcoat. Besides
these M. & &. have lota of other use
ful things to offer; for instance,
shirts, trousers, shoes, hosiery, shirt
waists, etc. They are positive they
can assist you in making a satisfac
tory Christmas purchase. M. & K."
"track With a onkry Wrrach.
A lineman in the employ of the
long distance telephone company,
working near the corner of Main and
Second streets, Davenport, late thia
afternoon, dropped a monkey wrench
on the head of Supervisor Henry
Korns, of that city, who was stand,
ing near by. Mr. Korns was ren
dered unconscious and a physician
was summoned. The injuries are
not regarded as serious.
Lobe Oata Off Baay.
The Long case went to the jary in
the district court at Davenport this
The jury returned a verdict at
3:30, finding Long guilty of assault
tb do great bodily injury, the maxi
mum pnniahment for which ia a fine
of 103 or one year in jail.
A special meeting will be held at
the office of Col. Searle Monday even
ing, Dec. 7. for nomination of offi
cera and other business.
J C. BlDDIXOTON.
Ta fcaia ilix la (m Day.
Take laxative Bromo Quinine Tab
lets. All druggists refund the money
if it fails to cure. 25 cents.
lass Taa Tarn unium.1
I will replace free all work that I
have dona during the past 10 years
that Is not satisfactory.
G. M. Babcocw,
171 Snnnnd avenue
mn. hn. ram
At rednoed prices. Now ia your
cuance. xucnier ei son's, Davenport.
Th Abo us delivered every even
ing at yonr door at 10c a week.
With a better understanding- of the
transient nature of the many phys
ical Ola, which vanish before proper ef
forts gentle efforts pleasant efforts
rightly directed. There is comfort in
the knowledge, that ao many forma of
aicknesa are not due to any actual dis
ease, but simply to a constipated condi
tion of the system, which the pleasant
family laxative, Syrup of Tig, prompt
ly removes. That is why it ia the only
remedy with ...iT-of families, and ia
everywhere esteeiuei so highly by all
who value good health. Ita beneficial
effect ane due to the fact, that it is the
one remedy which, promotes internal
cleanliness without debilitating the
organs on which it acts. It is therefore
all important, in order to get its bene
ficial effects, to note when yon pur.
chase, that yoa have the genuine arti
cle, which is manufactured by the Cali
fornia Fig Syrup Co. only and sold by
all reputable druggists.
If in the enjoyment of good health,
and the system ia regular, laxatives or
other remedies are then not needed. If
afflicted with any actual disease, one
may be commended to the most skillful
physicians, but if in need of a laxative,
one should have the best, and with the
well-informed everywhere, Syrup of
Figs stands highest and is most largely
Used and gives most general satisfaction.
This is the way
That Hess Bros, take to
let you know they are
always ready to furnish
yoa the best the market
affords. Their list this
Jersey Sweet Potatoes,
Dressed Turkeys and Chickens.
Malaga and Catawba Grapes. f,
Oisnges, Choice Eating Apples, f
Bananas and PineaDDles m W
Oysters, Celery and a fall line
of fancy (roods of all kinds.
tj Ever) thing fresh. First class
j Yonrs for Good Goods, Ik-
ill ESS DP.
1717 Second Avenue.
Skates! SfeateslWe Boast of Our Bargains for Christmas Buyers
A FEW OP THE HAXY WE OFFEQs
BAR1IEY & BERRY
1815-1117 - SECOND AVENUE.
YUM -:- YUM
Is what yonr bet girl, wife,
sister or mother will ssy
when yon invite them to
KRELL & MATH'S to a roy.
al feast of Baltimore broil or
in any atyle yoa may wish,
and with a enp of fragrant
Coffee, Chocolate or Tea
and some of their lovely
Bakery Goods or perfect
Bread. It Is a treat for a
KRELL & MATH
Phona 11M. 171S-171S Second Ave.
Ice Cream on hands at all
times by the dish, quart,
"gallon or in forms.
We have a large sssortmsnt to select from:
S8 lack washable wax doll 250
13 inch kid body, bisque head ice
18-Uch kid body, bisqae kead 40
24-iach kid body, bisque kead 970
A largo 24-laca painted doll 970
Doll heads, shoes, stockings ate. The largest lias
of doll eats la the city from Itc op.
A large assortment of fancy onpa and saucers
from So a p.
8taad lamp. beanUfnl decoration f7e
Con tor draft banqnet lamp 98c
Capid banquet lamp fl.C
Kickel plated lamp $LS
.-piece chamber not, decorated fl.it
-10-piece chamber set, decorated $2.71
12 -piece chamber set. decorated $3.7.
All tbat Is acnest and best awaits yonr Inspection: and appro al. Prices oa all
oar goods ars eitremely low.
319-321 Tec:: tilth ttrcst.
Gives Satisfaction In Goods and Prices.
Expert Watch Repairing.
The wild winds of winter have whistled about
our houses and mikes us think of Christmas.
W.ih that comes the thoughts of presents. A
la ger array of handsome and useful presents
cannot be found elsewhere than here. Some
thing for every member of the family, and some- '
thing appropriate at that
You know us when it comes to Couches a
magnificent diplay at wholesale prices A special
feature for the holidays.
In endless variety, at prices within your reach.
We know we can please you and please the re
cipient of the present Hundreds of pretty and
appropriate articles. Call early.
Clemann & Salzmann.
THE LEADERS U FUCNITCTIE.
Our ads are tecos nfzed as solid Bargain Truths tbat bring you genuine price Beat fits. We never have and
never will believe the public want to be humbugged nehner do M & K. offend your intelligence by adver
tising fabulous, untruthful "worths" (as worth $ -5 for $) which abound In other ads nowadays. For it years
we have made it more profitable for yen to trade here than at any other store. Our business could never have
been built up had we resorted to such shallow, misleading statements as generally predominates. We make
it a point to give a little better article at a little less price than you really expect to get. and beg to call atten
ds. $7.85 and $10 Men's Overcoats.
14.90. 16.35. $8.60 and $10 Man's Baits.
$1 95. $2.5, $3 60 and $1 85 Boys' Ulsters.
$1. 95. $i.95. $3.76 and $4.60 Boys' Reefers.
$4 40. $4.90. $6 35 and $10 Boys' Long Past Salts.
13c. 25c, S8e and 49c Knee Peats.
6c. 16c. 35c. S8e and 49o Shirt Waists.
10c. I5e. 25c. 35c and 60e Mailers.
15c, 8o, 48e aad 76 Underwear.
7c. 18c. 25s aad 48o Gloves and MitUae.
SSe, 37e aad 48s Workiajr Shirts.
, 7c, lOe aad 16e Hosier.
75c. 8 aad $1.25 Mea's Jeaa Peats.
$1.60. $1.96 aad $2.36 Mea's ell wool Fast.
25e aad 46e Overalls.
Comparison Tells the Tale
While the prices we quote give a bare idea, we prefer having yoa compare the goods with other dealerslook
all over town, match them if you cancomparison will read ly convince that there is no place like
1 'V I
5? 0er ch?5- 5 co Men's Shoes at Ss. others charge $j for. Sole agent for Dug.n
& Hudson s iron clad shoes and Scrotrj Ct Garfield's hne men's saoes.