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THE AKGUB, T7ISPyESDAr, MAE OH 8 1097.
1 I t.
rasTatel Dili; ta W.5ky at ISM Second
Avesse, Kock lalatd, m. St tsred at ths poet
one reona'-e'ars matter.
J. W. Potter
TIKXS-Dally. 10 cnu par tk. Wei kly,
I ' 00 per lucm ; fat advisee 1.M
All eommsnlcation of political ar sraumeate
I ra charasur. txlit'cil or religions, mast have
real mama attache for publication. Ho aach
artlcla will ba prlatel ortr a milou aigtatarea.
C naaTondea. solicited from) every town.hip
la Back Islsad nasty.
Wedxksdat, March 3, 1897.
nrssaermtle Cases sad Coavsmtt).
Tba democratic voters of the city of Bock
Inland are requested to meet in their respec-
UT wards Monday CTeninir. March 1, at 7:30
to nominate one candldato la each ward
for alderman, and to elect three members of
the city committee, and to chocme delegates
tothaelty-townshipeonventlon. The caucuses
will be held in the respective wards as follows:
rim waid Franklin Hose House
Hftowd ward Kruse Hhoe Shop
Third ward Supervisors' Room
Kour-h ward Krlck Livery
Kifth ward uo House
' . l"arion-sKestaurant.273n Fifth Avenue
Seventh ward Old No. 7 School Building
Each ward to entitled to delegates as fol
lows: Votes. Delegates.
Delegates elected la their respective wards
will assemble at Turner hall Wednesday even
ing, March S, at S o'clock to nominate
one Mayor for two years, one City Clerk for
two years, one City Attorney for two years.
, one City Treasurer for two years, one Police
Magistrate for four years, two Assistant Su
i pervisors for two years, one Assessor tor one
' year, one Collector for one year, two Justices
of the Peace for four years, three Constables
for four years.
Wiij.iam Hocrr. Chairman.
Little Johnny found a tag.
And John begun to brag;
'111 wear this for two years," quoth he,
"A bigger man 1 11 be."
Rut John forgot to reckon with
The mystic ways of myth;
For the people on election day
Took Johnny's tag away.
Cause and "the corner" can't come
it on the community.
The people msy lose Johnny Block,
ii me republican party couldn t
Now can anyone see the coming
poitmastership through the smoke?
Mator Ksox's last effort
push at "the corner" but it
back at him.
Toe Union should call the Hon,
Bill Oeit in for a mutual commisera
The L'ncoln club did the whole
thing. The McKinleyites did not get
We will now look for a republic
Hon of that entertaining series from
lie union on "the corner."
The republican ticket is machine
made, but laboring people, as a rnle,
sre not fondly attraoted by such
II. C. Cleavelard found out
who.e lot of things about politics
that fce did not know before, last
editor johnsor has found the
events of the past few days actually
agonizing end last night capped
The corner" kept late hours last
night, Even lion. Bill Geat might
nave oeeo invuea in ior a cigar had
ne psen mat way.
The corner" may have overridden
the republican party in Rock Ialand
bat now it ba got another class to
deal with the people.
The McKlnley league might
welt disband after tomorrow night':
elsbsrate banqaet, the object of its
continued existence having vanished
Steve Colliss' voioe at the head of
the Fourth ward delegation toned
down perceptibly when the mayoralty
nomination naa oeen aeterxninea.
John L. bi-llitar? will receive $2,
600 for reporting the Corbett-Fits
Simmons fight for a New Tork paper
As a piece of curious literature the
report should be worth the amonnt
It really would be an act of era
elty to blast the hopes of Carse in
the moment of his supreme and an
surpassed happiness by referring to
the inevitable. Jt will come quickly
Miss McKirlet, a favorite niece of
the next president, and Miss Bryan
a second cousin of the recent demo-
cratio candidate for the presidency
have entered Mount Hslyoke for the
class of VJW. They are now board.
ing together in the South Badley
The Silver Knight, published in
Washington, saya that tickets of ad
mission to the capitoLf or the inaugu
ration day ceremonies are in great
demand, and possess a decided com
merclal value. I he greatest pre.
sure ior iickois is upon congressmen
representing districts contiguous to
Washington. Most of these axe from J
the cities, and to get ticket! they
trade their quota of seeda and hone
dooks witn coneaeues from remote
agricultural districts. Reoentlj 3
000 package of eeeda ' were offered
ior a single ticket, bat the market
waa atiff and holders demanded
Mb. Cabsz's promice of making a
good major and hi fancy of bearing
the "well done" of his fellow citizens
two years hence was not contingent
upon any intervening circumstances.
it Mr. uane Happens to retire from
public sight before two years from
now, thai will alter his anticipations,
Whix it comes to going agaiost
little Johnny, Willie Ferguson, and
ntii jonnston nave got all they want
of it. They are fully satisfied that
ppearancei aie deceptive, and have
joined in a word of admonition to
uorbett that 11 ritz trains down to
light weight, to look out.
mr. uabse snouia nave oeen more
explicit in his invitation to the He
Ktnley banquet. It is is under
stood quite a number of republicans
started for Washington last night on
the strength of it. whereas he merely
meant the 25-cent affair to be given
at the Rock Island rink tomorrow
The Iowa municipal elections
Monday all demonstrated the way
me uae is going this year. Every
where in places that gave McKlnley
majorities last tail, the democrats
won victories, it being unneces
sary to go further away than Musca
tine to una this to ce true. The
same will be shown in Rock Island
Ore remark made by ex-Mayor
Carse in his address last night which
caused particular comment was hi
deliberate snnb of the McKinley club
in mentioning tomorrow night's ban
quet, and which showed the feeling
Dei ween the two local political or
ganizations. The affair was simply
termed a "Jdcnaniey oanquet."
Accordiho to the statistics of the
weather buretn, the property loss
from atmospheric disturbances in
Missouri for the past 10 years has
Deen live times as great as in any
other state. The St. Louis cyclone
oi last spring Drought the total up.
This ought to afford a sort of source
of consolation to Kansas and Ne
braeka, grewsome as it is.
The New Tork Sun discovers that
the Js have it by a large majority
in tne caDinet oi rresident McKinley
J. Sherman is secretary of state: L
J. Gage is secret?! y of the treasury;
J. u. Long is secretary of the navj
J. McKenna is secretary of the inte
rior; J. A. Gary is postmaster gen.
eral; J. J. McCook. a fooble J., i
attorney general, and J. H. Wilson
Is secretary of agriculture. In fact,
the only non-J who intrudes into
this cabinet of Js is R: a. Alger, sec
retary of war, and his surname, bv
the way, should be sounded with
soft, or like j. As a matter of fact
Gen. Alger's war record whet
brought to bear upon the matter of
his being the new head of the war
department indicates that he a'.so is
a j a-y, the qualities which go with
sucn a condition Detng shared only
oj tnose responsiDie ior his appoint
The GamcMi Beaaedy.
Mr. R. B. G reeve, merchant, of
Chilhowle, Va , certifies that he had
consumption, was given up to die.
sought all medical treatment that
money could procure, tried all cough
remedies that he could hear of. but
got no relief; spent many nights sit
ting up in a cns.tr; was induced to
try Dr. King's New Discovery, and
" sursu oj tne use or two bottles.
ror past three years has been at
tending to business, and sats Dr.
King's New Discovery is the grand
est remedy ever made, as it has done
so much for him and also tor others
in his community. Dr. King's New
Discovery is guaranteed for Coughs,
Colds and Consumption. It don't
fail. Trial bottles free at Hartz &
Ullemeyer's drug store.
A HooMhold Necessity.
Cascarets Candy Cathsrt;c. the
most wonderful medical discovery of
the age, pleasant and refreshing to
the taste, act gently and positively
on the bowels, cleansing the entire
yatem, aispei colds, cure headache,
fever, habitual constipation and bil
iousness. Please bnv and try a box
ot u. u. C today; 10. 25, oo cents.
bold and guaranteed to cere by all
Have Tea Baa the Grip?
It yon have.vTou probablv need
reliable medicine like Foley's Honey
ana r to neai yonr lung and atop
lacking oooga incidental to this
aisease. sola by M. r . Bahneen.
Jnst try a 10 cent box of Cascarets,
the finest liver and bowel regulator
Warn Baby was sick, we am bar
Whern ah was a CbBi, ah erisd far
be had CttdNa, ska (are C
Children Cry for
Pitcher CoKtorla. '
Children Cry for
IISIMS, i ass iriin IT
Feb. 27 E. D. Sweeney et al to
John D. Lidders, part lots 2 and S,
bloc. , slack uawa's add., Kock Isl
March 1 Campbell Bothwell to
James Wiggins, nwj 20, 16, 2w, f I.
Bock Island Savings bank to Clark
Corbin, w 140 acres set 28. 18, le.
Frederick H. Flcken to Lawrence
M. Weiss, w nwj and part ne nwj
16. 16. Sw, $7,680.
Ferdinand Davis to William W.
Elliott. selwl 17. 16. Sw. tS.000.
Ferdinand Davis to John H. Pat
terson, w sw and ne sw 17, 16,
Amanda W. Buffum to Elisha B.
Roberts, e) se and se ne (120
acres) 19, 17, 2w, 12.600.
I lessen to Wed.
miss Stella Kousu
Miss Maude Wines
Henry F. Schroeder
Miss Helen Struss..
Miss Kate Lamb
Miss Mettle Higginson...
Chronic Rheumatism Cored. .
Dr. H. B. Hettinger, Indianapolis,
Ind says: "For several months after
spraining mv ankle I was severely
afflicted with rheumatism. I finally
triei Detchon's 'Mystic Cure1 for
rheumatism, and in four days could
walk without my cane; two bottles
cured me sound and well, aoia Dy
Otto Grotjan. druggist, 1501 Second
avenue. Kock island, uust bcmegei
& Son, 2.20 West Second street, Dav
From the time of Julius Caesar tn
that of Constantino the Great the popu
lar name for a Roman emperor waa Cae
sar. After the reign of Constantino the
sobriquet in the eastern empire was
The civil crown was a Roman honor
given to the soldier who saved the life
of a citizen by slaying an enemy.
Is the season for new life in nature,
new vigor in our physical systems.
As the fresh sap carries life into the
trees, so our blood should give as
renewed strength and vigor. In
its impure state it cannot do this,
and the aid of Hood's Sarsaparilla
is imperatively needed.
It will purify, vitalize and enrich the
blood, and with this solid, correct
foundation, it will build np good
health, create a good appetite, tone
your stomach and digestive organs,
strengthen your nerves and over-
come or prevent that tired feeling.'
This has been the experience of thou.
sands. It will be yours if you take
m ml SI SB
Knrcnnnpilm The Best
wm w-fMB in- spring Medl
cine and Blood Purifier. Sold by all druggists. 91.
Dille pi, nausea, Indigestion,
s a ww 0 a iim uiuuusuess. ucuio.
TTANTED A GIRL FOR GENERAL
v T House worn at 9 Sixteenth street.
v v trioos neople can and will
Call at hotel Gordon.
WANTED A HOUSEKEEPER. SMALL
family. Inquire at KM Twenty-first
street uetween o aca vp.nL
TtTANTED WASHING AND IRONING TO
v no at nome. baturaction guaranteed.
iau at oid x ourceeam screes.
TTTANTED BY LADY. POSITION AS
v v bookkeeper or cashier; have had exper-
leuve. can mve kuuu reiereace. Address 1 ,
van awiub uuice.
TTTANTED AT ONCE 20 MORE EXPER-
v v lenceo clerks and 20 cash Kirls at the
Mclntyre-Reck store. Apply at 8 o'clock to
morrow lorenoon at Aicuaoe Bros . omce.
TTTANTED TO LOAN MONEY ON DIA
V monds, watches, jewelry, hardware,
musical instruments, bicycles, clothbur, dry
(roods, furniture, etc. Highest cash prices
paid tor second hand goods of all kinds also.
The above goods for sale at half the usual
more prices. A u business transactions strictly
wiiiiucmiai. nis new numoer and location,
1 W Eighteenth fttrt. TVin't f-crt t. j ur
TjK)R RENT A LARGE FRONT ROOM FTTR
ijiiT!" "PP08"5 court house, inquire
Ijujk Kt..T TWO NICELY FURNISHED
"" cenirauy located, not water heat,
55.cS,tobatb' suitabl 'or two persons
' --v ""HM: witn or with-
"""'" oiuiiuB- A a, care Assgus.
TTK)R SALE A
HOTEL BY GORDON
TOR SALE FARMS. TWENTY-FTVE IN
X? Rock Island county, m .X
Also numerous small tracts suitable for trar-
TJIOUND A GRAY HORSE A Wrrir
KAMTMiDE EASILY BY Antirra
Z,.' S?rXo re-
g-" " w - aomcnsL Crown
upply company, 415 UeHKuntxceChiQ.
White Seal caloon
1815 Second ATenne.
MB M. W I BS
: : COMMENCING
THE Greatest Sale ever
will not be open until 9 a.
m. And to make it an
interesting event we will
throw from our Crockery
Department Window (sec
ond floor) at 8:45 a. m.
to the waiting public be
low many presents, such as
And to make this sale
long to be remembered,
we will give each pur
chaser of $1 or over a
Souvenir during this sale.
The larger the purchase
the better the present.
The Combination will not
knock us out. We will
give you NEW and UP-TO-DATE
less than you can buy
goods, some of which
date back for 10 and 15
years. We know what
we are talking about for
we invoiced the Combi
nation stock and know
just what they have got.
Beware, don't be fooled,
but come to where you
will get square treatment
and everybody is met on
the same level. There is
one thing sure
WE INTEND TO
GIVE YOU BARGAINS.
THE REASON WHY: People
hare been waiting for some
time to bay a Bankrupt Stock.
If we should saj, its bo on try
ing to compete with snob prices,
and put onr bands in onr pock
eta and wait, we wonld lose
hundreds of dollars while the
other fellows wonld be' making
it. We propose to lose hun
dreds of dollars and at the
same . time keep onr clerks
busy and bold onr trade, which
the Combination has steadily
and surely lost.
Ccmbinaticn Knocked Oat
Come and Inrestigate for Yourself.
Attar ya m Law.
Book Island aad MUaa. Book .i.-HI
offlce over Krell a hum store: MUaa
offloe oa siala etreet.
- Attorneys at Law.
gOffljeta Rot Ialand National Baak
J. J. ROACH.
Attorney at Law.
flee over 17OT
WM. L. LUDOLPH,
Attorney at Law.
Money to Loan. General Level Buat
ness, Notary Public. 1TO Seeood ave
nue, Buford bloek.
a d. swnajraT. o. u WAtun.
SWEENEY A WALKER,
Attorneys aad Cooneellors at Law.
OfBoe la Bemrstoa Block.
CHARLES J. SEARLE,
Attorney at Law.
Local business or an kinds promptly
attended to. State's Attorney of Rock
Island county. Omoe, Mitchell A Lrnde
McENlRY A McENIRY.
Attorneys at Law. v
TISII fllMIM AH 1
collections. Reference, Mitchell at
Lynde, bankers. Offloe, SUtebeU A i
C L. SILVIS,
Over Krell A Math's, 1718
Second ave- i
DR. J. D. UN ANGST.
Offloe, Room tt, Whltaker Bloek,
comer Third and Brady streets, Daven
port. N. Y. DENTAL PARLORS,
115 K. Third St., Davenport.
For painless fllllnr with the electric
catsphone. Painless extracting. All
work at one-half the usual prices.
Guaranteed for 10 years,
DR. CHAS. M. ROBERTSON,
Eye, Ear, Now and Throat Only.
OfBoe, Whtttaker Block, southwest
corner of Third aad Brady streets,
Davenport, Iowa. Booms 17 sod Is.
Hours: S to 11 a. m., 1 to p. m.
W. EWELL, M. D.
I Physician and Burgeon.
' Offlce Hours: 11 tn 12 s. m., t to 4 p.
m. and at night, at Brady St., Dav
enport. Specialties: Diseases .of Rectum,
Gecito-Urtnary Organs, and Diseases
; of the Womea.
Arehiteeta mad Superintendents.
Room tl. Mitchell A Lnla BuDAIn.
i Seeond Boor. .
HENRY GAETJE, Prop.
Cot Flowers and Desig-na of an Kinds.
X City store, 1907 Second avenue. Tele
m phone, lia
ugene J. Durno
Buy. Sell and LlanxjQ
property. Collect Rents.
The old fire and tSae
tried company, repre
sented. Rates as low
as any reliable company
You FMnuga If Mlrtttd. r
OOosj ino, Cawoad At. w
Harper Hons Bloek.
a TarMSjr ssftaess tt the slria fcf I
Hals if hy these what ass Pa
W WW w
t Jf S
v 5 fi i'v
YOU CAN sTASILY CHANGE THE WHOLE
APPEARANCE OF A ROOM, AND AT A
TRIFLING COST. THE GOOD HOUSEWIFE
SELDOM LETS THE ROOM GO UNTIL IT
1$ NO LONGER PRf SENT ABLE TO VISI
TORS. SHE TAKES TIME BY THE FORE
LOCK AND HAS I r PAPEBED AT ONCE.
When You Are Thinking of Papering
REMEMBER CRAMPTON A CO. HAVE AL
WAYS CARRIED THE HANDSOMEST LINE
AT THE FAIREST PRICES. NEW SPRISG
DESIGNS JUST IN. CALL NOW AND
LOOK THEM OVER.
R. CRAMPTON & CO.
1725 SECOND AVENUE.
Health b the Snnsblne of Home, Hava jron got
It? If not. consult
Dre. Walsh & Walsh, Specialists
Of the Chicago Modleal Institute PerataaesitlT lowted In Davenport, laws
DR. T. U. WALSH,
STERVOUS DEBnjTY--EriianatlTn dralas, aleepleaaaees, threatened tn-
rWin W T AL. a. AS
VARICOCELE Is the
SMthedt Hrdrocela cared la tkna amv
WOMEN Suffering from diaeaaea
We save eared sua eases tma n uMrii and a. -ki- w t ,
OUR CREDENTIALS and Testimonials are the Beat The nVmerWa.
amawledjpnseats we havs reserved rrasi
won n anisMiw cases af
ethers faU. Therefore, ds s
few tost health. Taenia a
t'. M not ekpernwsmt
i Trsrii Va ttim jisrislsaa sSai
0 ONLY CURABLE CASES TAKEN o
ealUWilss. aadrsss smmtaramml. Beasss tsn.ltsa,lsiB. is Say
omCK 1S4 w. Third St., BfeCnllonfi, Bnlldlaf, DsTsaport. lows.
Fire Per Cent Paid on Deposits.
Money Loaned on Personal Collateral or Real Estate Security.
J M Bnford. Ti sal ilea
John cnbassh. Ties rtsslda
lmt hsslnsas Jai a. isn mmM ,
S. B. esc MlicheU Lyase's asw seflsajT
ZJor7 Pieforo ZHonldlnsa 7aot In,
Adams Wall Paper Co
The lowest prices for the quality In all lines.
3 to, 31 j and 314 Twentieth street
CONTRACTORS azd BUILDERS.
aa tux, ual i femt e
Baemnaansaa. Beromia, BrphUla, Blood,
m a. . ....
DR. . S. WALSH.
eanaa of Barrona dabtllty. Why treat
peculiar to their sex should consult a
for mm maMili . a ah
an Smm4 mhnrta mm mm. mil
with era sra. est ssmss't ms ft ones aad weals
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Incorporated Under the
BOCK ISLAND. ILL.
B S Ca"1e,
Jack aoa A Burr. SoUcttora.