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THE ARGUS, MONDAY, MAY 10, 1897
. Fnbtlsts! Dily aid Weekly at 1SM Second
Awh, Bock Island, III. Emend a? Ut : ost
eite ii stcond-claM mttttr.J
J. VV. I'OTTEH
Ts" litis D i: jr. 10 ten. per week. Wetkly,
I. pr acsnm; to advanca 11.51.
All cotnmaaxatlon of polittcml or arsumenta
tivs character, poli'.IcU or religions, mutt ve
rsal nsma attached for publication. No inch
aril', will pr a'e-1 ovar d-..tiocs f'gnatarca.
Corrwuotido'ij solicited frjai townthlp
In H'fk Inland county.
ON KAO? laEEl
Moxuat. Mat 10. 1897.
D.mocratls .ladlctol TUksl.
Ft-rJutiire of the Supreme Court, Sixth Iiv
R N. IIOTsroTU) Ku;IS
Tor Jwlireaof the Ircnlt Court, Fourteenth
OUY C. SCOTT Mr.K ER Cocstt
It. r. ANIiKKSON HoRr Cousiv
CAI.'.ll c. JOHNSON. :.WRITEKI1C Ci.CMr
Tiik warmer Turkey makes it
more (irceco runs.
Tn April record of failures atd
business reverses almost (qualed the
corresponding nionth of isjj.
JutEs Loriia.of Denmark. U uext
after ljueen Victoria the oldest of
the sovereign ladies of Europe She
was born in 1X22.
Tub Montgomery News observes
"We understand now what was
meant by the promise of prop ritv.
It meant an increase in the salaries
of Dublin o flicer all nlonrr the Hoe.
and with thU inturpretntiun we must
admit that tbe advance agent is
Tint last act bavin ' been per
formed by (lov. Drake in Riniug tbe
bill which strikes prohibition from
tbe Hawkoye statute book?, tbe
Davenport Democrat heads it Sju
day editorial column with tbe obser
vation that "the next thin? to para
dise is to live in Iowa this month of
Maine's hospitality to Frank Jones
the New Hampshire man who makes
beer, h.-ts broken out in a now place
Its last manifestation was iu the
northern pitrt of tbe state, whore
Mr. Jones, at the reciucjt of two
state olliciali, was trying to help tho
farmer to substitute for potatoes,
crop which doesn't pay, one that
does, namely, barley. As barley
potential beer, the prohibitionists
askud the Aroostook people if they
weren t ashamed of themselves.
whereupon tbe Aroostook people ad
ralttcd that tbey were, sent back Mr
Jones' gifts of seed crain, and sadly
returned to tho tubers from which
nothing more intoxicating than alco
hol can be extracted, and which are
therefore comparatively virtuous.
Tns fate of tho Greeks in the
present war against the Turks dem
onstratcs how unfortunate it becom
to a nation once great to bo u-dcr a
monurchial form of government
With a commander-in-chief unlit to
lead a heroio people, but placed in
his station by the law of divine righ
a poople who have honored and
illuminated history since the first
pages were written, have fallen when
cairymg tho cross, and tbe banner
of civilization before them, before
a monstrous race who are the sur
vivors of barbarous ages, and despite
tho inspiration, the patriotism an J
the heroism that would have insured
nobler results with directing head
skilled in the arts of war and with
more courage than Constantino, tbe
heir to the thronn.
The Mansion House, London, Indian
famine fund has now reached nearly
the sum of 620.000 U2.C00.000).
"While cleaning out an unused well on
his farm In Cedar township, la., Rob-
rt Mackle pumped out 100 water-snakes.
They varied in length fr.jm 12 inches to
fett 2 Inches.
The cabin of Laures Tueker, white, on
he plantation cf V,'. S. Gray, rear
Laurens, H. C, was burned and four
children were cremated. The father and
mother had (tone fit-hint?.
Governor Jrake. of Iowa, has signed
the liquor bill, including the sections
By the will cf the late Rev. Caleb
Bradley, of iJcdhani. Mass., Gale col
s'-, of Galesville, 'Wis., is to receive
luivlri .1. IV y, railway mail clerk
runmrtcr between ithim-lanaHr ana Ash-
ir.l. Vi.-.. who v.ts recently arrested,
badeil jruirty In the federal court at
M:di..n f rohezzlinir money. He was
. ruenred to thirteen months in state
Tb Ink- rV convention has adjourned
at l'1-velar.d tu meet at Louisville, Ky.,
h.- l!r.t .Mirdny In May, VJ0O.
lirnry Houghton, 20 years eld, broth-r-in-lfiw
of Secretary of State Casson,
of Wisconsin, was found dead about
so mil's fnuth of Oregon, Wis. Sui-
It is stat-d that the Turkish losses In
Killed, wounded and sick during the re-
ent cainpnlRn will reach 28,000.
The first seven days of the centennial
xiootl' ii at Naihville showed an at
tendance of 47..VJ0.
An anonymous donor has pent the sum
f i."7.r.'.'it to the committee of manage
merit of the charity bazaar In the Rue
n Goujon. which was the scene of
h.st week's lire tragedy at I'aris.
The rumor is prevalent at Pittsburg
that the beam pool has collapsed, though
h eal manufacturers will not discuss the
James . Hutehins. the veteran
showman, more widely known as "I"n-
cle Jim," died at Cincinati Katurdav
He was I in In Patis, Ky., and was 7
yearn i.C pko.
An Illinois lawmaker has proposed
an amendment to tup libel la
that state, making it illegal for
newspaper to culogl.e unduly any
person or persons, thus raisleadicg
toe puoiic ty creating reputation
upon no fonndatioo of merit. Ad
exception is made with refpoct
obituary notices, and tombstone no
tices will also be left unedited, for
which grateful Hoosiers will return
thanks. It s a modest legislator who
doesn't think that he knows all about
bow to run a newspaper. Xewspa-
perdoru. The only inconsistency in
the above i in the use of the word
Hoc sier, which appellation belongs
strictly to inmana. iinnoisans are
plain Suckers, a term which is fre
quently emphasised by the c'ass of
men representing them in the legtsla
tare and who are brought to the fron
in propositions looking to the estab
Moment of a presa censorship.
"Harmoay ana Hldaa."
Representative "Champ" Clark, of
Missouri, raised the laugh on the
republicans in tbe tonae the other
day by twitting them en their otter
incompetency. He iojuired why the
republicans did not pass a money
bill as they had promised daring the
campaign, and answrred. "Because
you dare not." He (erring to the
rroDOsed tariff Wlalatlnn. and tha
fact that the republicans in lS'Jl bad
prated abont democratic incompe
tency Dccause tbe democratic bouse
had 6U3 amendments rammed down
Its threat. Champ said: -Sweet re
venge! Tou'11 have to swallow
thousand." As 60S ia to a thousand
and odd, so is democratic incomoe
Uncy to republican incompetency,
The republican house put hides on
tha free list; the republicans of the
eenaie put a heavy duty on them
In 1898." aald Champ, "by the
rracs of God we'll put your hides on
toe icnci. i u give yon a battle cry,
Harmony and Hides!1 n
Easy to say, but
how shall I do it?
In the only com
mon sense way keep your head cool,
your feet -warm and your blood rich
and pure by taking Hood's Sarsaparilla.
1 hen all your nerves,
and organs will be
builds op the system, creates an ap
petite, tones the stomach and rives
strength. It is the people's Spring
Medicine, has a larger sale and ef
fects more cures than all others.
Is the One
C I- Hood & Co., Lowell, Mass.
ww j. rv;it assist ingestion ana cure
IIUUU fills Constipation. Kceuta.
1TANTFJ) A COMPETENT GIRL
V T f
family of two. Apply bit 1-ih si.
"TANTKD A GOOD OIRL FOR CIENKRAL
V house work at wa T w enty-thlrd street.
AVTANTFD-A OOOD TAILOR AT ONCE
V at Gus Engiin's. 2i'l Seventeenth sjreet.
VyANTFD HOARDERS AND ROOMKRS;
V V privilege of bath. Inquire at 1400 Tuird
ATANT1"D TO liORROW l,StX OR KilOO
V on Koc real estate secuiity,
Aildicss poatoltlce box No. is.
ANTED-SirCATlOX TO DO CiEN
eral houseworli. Kefereiice Kiven if
ulred. 'all at Allocs oillce.
Woillrl l.lfnit the Supreme fonrt.
Kansas City, May 10. The convent!
of International Machinists Saturday
adopti'il the following resolution: "We
demand stu h revision and amendment
of the constitution of the I'nited Slates
and of the several states of the Amer
ican 1'nlon ns will forever prevent our
fcuptcme courts from declaring any
n.c.i;;urc of legislation to he null and
void after It has been enacted into law."
fANTEI-PITT-ATION IN STOKE OR
V T to lake orders, or drive wajron by young
n:vn or is years. ,ooti uunress una reliaijle.
bent ot city refcreLue. Aildress J. CJ. A Hoes.
f V eiuss
TED - TWO OR THREE FIRST
ss life insurance solicitors for Kook
Inland. Moline and luvenp4iit. first class con
iruet to the rls;ht men. Address this
HnuethlDC tu Dcproa o.
James Jones, of the drug firm of
Jones & Son, Cowden, 111., in speak-
njr of Dr. King's New Discovery,
says that last winter his wife was at
tacked with la grippe, and her case
grew so serious that phjtiMans at
Cowden and Tana could do nothing
for her. It seemed to develop into
hasty consumption. Having Dr.
King's New Discovery in store, and
selling lots cf it, he took a bottle
home, and to the surprise of all she
began to get better from the hist
dose, and a balf dozen dollar bottles
cured her sound and well. Dr.
King's New Discovery for consump
tion, coughs and colds, is guaranteed
to do this good work. Try it. Free
trial bottles at liartz & tllemeyer'a
ttbcamatUui Cured la 24 Boon.
T. J. Blackmore, of llaller &
BUckmore, Pitteburg, Pa., save: "A
short time since I procured a bottle
ot Mystic Cure. It got me out of
tbe house In 24 hours. 1 took to my
bed with rheumatism niue months
ago and the Mystic Cure is the only
mcdictne that did me any good. 1
had live of the best physicians ia tho
city, bat I received very little relief
from thorn." sou oj utto urotjitn,
1501 Second avenue, druggist, Kock
Island; Gust Schlegel & Son, 220
West Second street, Davenport.
Itoa't tsbaato Holt and Bmoke Tour Life
If vou want to quit tobacco using
easily and forever, be made well,
strong, magnetic, full of new lite and
vigor, take No-To-isac, the wonder
worker that makes weak men strong,
Many gain ten pounds in ten davs.
Over 400,000 cured. Buy No-To-Bac
from your own druggist, who will
guarantee a cure. Booklets and sam
ples mailed free. Addrea Sterling
Remedy company, . Chicago or Jew
tfiM! f taal 1'il-a.
Dr. Williams1 Indian Pile Uintmcnt
will cure b.lnd, bleeding, ulcerated
and itching piles. It absorbs the
tumors, allays the itahiog at occe,
acts as a poultice, giving instant re
lief. Dr. illiams' Indian Pile Oint
ment is prepared only for piles
and itching of the private parts, and
nothing else. Every box is guaran
teed. Sold by druggists or sent by
mail for 50 cents and ft per box.
Williams M'r'o. Co., Props., Cleve
land. Ohio. For sale by all drug
gist. When bilious or costive eat a Cas
caret. candy cathartic, core guaran
teed, 10 cents. 25 cents.
VrANTED-CANVASST ": SALARY AND
TV expenses weekly from the start, clo
outfit free. Good references required. Choice
f territory by ar-iilvinir immediately. Like
Ontario Nurseries, Rochester, N. .
IVANTED-LADIES TO TRY A REM Mi Y
V that, will positively cure all female dis
eases. A cure for ?l. We ruai-uiitee a cure
or money refunded. For full particulars call
on Mrs. Ibtibaway, southwest corner of 14th
si., una oin ave.
T ANTED -R1-.1TTAW.E
V V assist in oriruniztnif for
a fraternal so
ciety I yers old. which Rdmits both sexes:
linerai compensation to nimt persons. Ad
dress. Willi references, Jacob -Apoll, o.'l Tay
ior street. unicat?o.
TAXTED TO LOAN MONEY ON D1A
VV monds, watches, jewelry, hardware
musical instruments, bicycles, clothing, dry
Kooas. lurniture, etc. inchest cash prices
pi-'.u ior second nana frooas oi au Kinds also.
The above goods for sale at half tbe usual
store prices. All business transactions strictly
i:uiiui:miiii. ma new uuuiuer ana locaiion,
ii KtKnteentn street. Don t forget it. J. w
TTIOR RENT llOVSE OF FOFR ROOMS
-- sewer and water, Si! Twenty-urn street.
TjTOR RENT-HOUSE OF FOUR ROOMS
-a- ana Kltcnen. in Kood order and location.
inquire at uiu iinru avenue.
HOTELS. GORDON &
FOR SALE-TWO CHOICE BUILDING
lots in Scbnell addition, one southeast
corner Twenty-second street and Kinth ave
nue, the other southeast corner Twenty-third
street a..d Ninth avenue. Will sell on easy
itrrius ami iime to sun ouyer. ACuress T. J
naipin, isortn Main street. St. Louis, Mo.
TO LOAX--fl.n00 BY W.
!; A DAY MADE EASILY BY AGENTS
wivenminK our tfoous. ,o taiklnt; re
quired, tv rite to us. Ve do the rest. Crown
ouppiy company. 4ia uearbomstrecl, Chicago.
A COACH DO(i. .SPOTTED BLACK
tinner return to v .1 wu.
son. .'! E. Sixth street, Davenport, Iowa, and
A J arid white.
T OST-A SMALL WHITE FOX TERRIER:
JJ Is brown on one car and one side of face,
unit black at tip of tail. Return to E. L. eloil,
i. i. a i-. ucpot. or lies 1 wenty-iirst street.
For Infants and Children.
I is 1 OK STOLEN A HAY MARE WITH
- niiite spot on forehead, short tail, the
lei iocks ttmimed. about 4 years old and
rHMi oider. Information leadit,!.' to its recnv
en win be rewarded. Robert Sroeter. 4M3
GkT THE bEiT
AU Work Guaranteed.
1SC9 THISD AVENUE
B ENMYROYAL PILLS
SkSBll CVsiW taVsi srtsasa.
MfS, SUWT reals. lAOIK BM
Druxut Mr aaictfsr JHacUaA
was ta Hesi bum sntmaM'
, sssUssi viLk biz ribtv- Taaki
Mkcvv JaVa sUssgsii mm nhmtttm
aa ssissa s ismsisa, a; trruriMa.TSSMu.
ia sum fct wriissjliji, t4aaticMUs us
- Wsalissr PBsr LsMtcstt" an i
McCASKRIS & McCASKRiy,
Attorneys at Law.
Rock Island and Milan. Rock Island Y
office over Kreil & Math's store; Milan S
offiea on Main street. J)
JACKSON & HURST,
i Attorneys at Law. S
i ,?e to Kock Island National Bank
J. J. ROACH.
Attorney at Law.
Abstracts. Collection Airency.
Bee over l'C7 Second avenue.
WM. L. LUDOLPH,
sf m t - r i a ss ' v . .
-rt us Btawurau axr i.j aE.r. i i Si i.Ui
l'lT,w 1vf "fiir-- rttftn out!, it t; bcu-
tsUEE II A IK TO.Jt wmoA o.,d.-rJ n-.
Lirfromf-tlimeout inournadiM rrowtlti I Ktt
TkcaMs Drat Btoiaaad Fia.tt Aveaaa Dnf
C L. WALKEB.
a o. sviuit.
C SWEENEY A WALKER.
Attorneys and Counsellors at Law.
Office In Bengston Block.
g Attorney at Law
' i-i j u wiau, ucnrnu leai oust- ww
fc ness. Notary Public 1705 Second ave- '
nue, Uuford block. ft
CHARLES J. SEARLE,
Attorney at Law.
Local business of all klnita nmmntlv
attended to. State's Attorney of Rock
Island county. Office, Mitchell Lynde
McENiRY & McENIRY,
Attorneys at Law.
Loan BinnM ctn rm n.t..
collections. Reference. Mitchell A
Lyndc, bankers. Office, Mitchell &
C. L. SILVIS,
5 Dentist. g
0, Over KreU & Math's, 1 Second avc- C,
Office. Room 22, Whltaker Block. 3?
S corner Third and Brady streets, Daven-
, port. w
DR. J. D. USA N GST.
N. Y. DENTAL PARLORS, S
115 E. Third St., Davenport.
g For painless ftllins with the electric
K" cataphoue. Painless extracting. All
V work at one-half the usual prices.
2 Guaranteed for 10 years.
gDR. CHAS. M. ROBERTSON,
Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat Only.
2 Office, Whittaker Block, southwest
J5 corner of Third and Brady streets,
2 Davenport, Iowa. Rooms 17 and 18.
J? Hours: 9 toll a. m., 1 to 4 p. m.
DRACK A KERNS,
Architects and Superintendents.
$ Room 21, Mitchell & Lynde Building.
UEXRY GAETJE, Prop,
m Chipplannock Nursery.
Cut Flowers and Designs of all Kinds
CI City store, 1807 Second avenue. Tele-
g PUBLIC ACCOUNTANT.
J. C. GRABBE,
Public Accountant and Auditor.
514 Western Ave
ugene J. Burns
Buy, Sell and Manage
property. Collect Rents.
The old 6re and time
tried company repre
sented. Rates as lew
as any reliable company
Toar Paircaae ts SoDotted
Oilae 1850, Seooad A.
EarptT Rouse Block.
The ECONOM Y.
welcome, Royal lleiojw.
Welcome to Rock Island to this store. Be at home here, make this your
meeting place down town. If you have time and inclination look over the new
goods. The advance Summer Styles are here on display for you. You'll not
be asked to buy unless you really wish to do so. Should you care for samples
to take home they'll be cheerfully given you.
Handkerchief special for this week. A matin
factnrer's sample line at 50c on the dollar. We
thamTp'Oc on the dollar
The largest line in the city in Percales, Dimi
ties, Lawns, Mull and Organdies. They have
the double pointed yoke, detachable collars and
cuffs at 29c, 493 69c, 79c, S9o and 98c, on np.
We save you 25 to 40 per cent on shirt wasts,
surely. Look them over before leaving.
100 Umbrellas all pure silk, silk cover, silk cord
and tossil, steel rod and frame, natural wood
Dresden and French horn handles, worth f2
to $2.50, special for this week
Try tho new Crcssa Corset. With this Corfet
the pet fiction of shape cf bnst is attained.
The disconnection at the waist causing the
garment to naturally and pracefally alopt
itself to the form, and obviating all
possibility of breaking at the aides.
Lidies who examine the corset can see at a
glance the merits and that no break or
ruUtit is possible, ask to eee them,' price
Ladies' Mackintosh! a, fall size garment with
cape, shell brand." every one guar
anteed, worth f 2 25 to 2 50, special OC
20 dozen Kid Clove?, new poods.
shades, regular tl Glove, special for 7Q
this week, per pair vw
5pl Laces in all the new things, white ecru and butter colors from ic a yard up.
U We are showing a very attractive line of Belts, Waist Sets, Hair Tins, Side
Sg Combs, etc. at Special Prices for this week.
1 THE ECONOMY,
gr 1809-1811 Second Avenue.
Rock Island. j
k rA ftnAWl
Eelfl'e or Su?au Robmn, deceiuHid.
Tue nndereigr.ed tuivins been aipoictod ad
ministrator of the evtjito of uan Robson,
ai a f tbe eonoty of Kock I-luid. state of
ll);noi, dcceeil, hereby Rives notice that br
Will npK-ar before the county court of Kuck Island
county, at the offlce of th clerk of raid court, in
ilie city u Kock IflnM, at the June term nn
U:c Hret Monday in .luue next, at which time
11 pi- rron hAviui! claims acauiet paid estate are
DoliC'.-d and refueled t atieml, for tha purpose
of having tUe a&me aijated.
All icrr.9 irdchtcd to said cetate are reqnot
sl to make uxmediate paymtnt to tho nnder--i,med.
Dated this d day or April, A. D. 1KP7.
8a mm. Hoiutnx, Aduunlstra'or.
Jacksos ft Bcbt, Attorneys.
T5 state of Geors Mlxtt r. Caceas, d
Tbe under:imeil bavins been appointed cxecn
torii of the iadt will fcnd teHlameiit of Gt-ore
M,kr, late of Ihe ronnty of ltork Island,
.tHteof Illinois, deceased, bereby ives notlca
tLnt tUey will ap;.ar before tie county court of
ttrck Is'and conuiy, at the cnlec! the clt-rk of
acid court, in the city of Hoc.k Island, at the
JnlyUrm, on the ursit Monday tn tlniy
next, at which time ail persons havinc rUiuit
a.'ainsi said e&tnte are notified and requested to
att'i.d for the purpose of having the same art
jnsivd. All ersons indebted to said estate sre
n-.v-i' -U'd to make Immediate psjrment to tha un
dersitiaed. Uaiti this Si day of Miy, A. D. lsic.
Cbable. K. Mixteb.
Is here and you will want
that timepiece cleaned and
put in shape so that you can
be more punctual during the
coming year. Our facilities
for handling this work are
the best. Wo make a special
effort to do satisfactory work
and we seldom fail.
Clocks Galled for and Delivered
All yon need to do is drop
ns a postal and your clock
will be called for and re
turned to you in good order.
Woltman, the Jeweler.
1805 Second Ave
JOHN YOLK & CO,
SltrMtlSfS SI I
Asl all Bats af Wast
Siding, Flooring, Wainaooaticg
18th street, bat. 4tt and 6th a vase as
tot pvntf, and lor improvement ot Utm eotm
ptasJoa sttthincaqnal Poison's PuM
tfICAGO MEDICAL INSTITUTE
DAVENPOET, T A .
Chronic, Nervous and
( la.4tt AW AM.
Onr Electric Machine for the irealmcnl ofNervoos Ul UUlll dCACd.
Diseases, Khenmatiam, and X Kay Work, "
NEBVOUS DEBILITY Exhaostive drains, aieeplesanetr, threatened la"
sanity, weak memory, msatal aalitlons. ot an) Uasr enndirtosi aaa ! sMM auntrKl
CATABBH Dyspepsia, Asthma, Kbeamatlsm, Bcrofola, Syphllli, Blool,
Kidney, Llv.r and kt alsissss eaa ss qalefcit and tvaaMostajj earsd by t adTsaosd iss
tern of medidna.
VARICOCELE: Is the moat active cause ot aerrona debility. Why trett
T g-r lin , , , rtrrnin 1 fjits la aeisst iata b aat ulalMa
method Ujdmcel cured In thro dya-t pain. aissa
WOMEN Suffering from diseases peculiar to their sea: ehonld consult a?
Ws hsvs cored many eaaes (riven ap aa bepolcaa. and m may ba abls ta car yoa. furi'lCAl
operations performed at your Soma If dsalrad. Abdominal and brain sargary a specialty
FACIAL BLEMISHES Superfluous hair removed.
o ONLY CUSABLE CASES TAKES o
If jnrannoea,rns. BaalraM eatad fcf mall. Eweil ta U. f Is t, f ta I. as4a:
litttoiaa. Best of references and credentials.
DR. J. E. UALSII.
OFUCE 124 W. Third BU, McCnliongh, Bnilding, Davenport, Iowa.
AT the CLUB. j,ave been bail Jin bicycles tat
years; vrc believe cur proauct, tno
Stearns, represents just what is desired
by the riding public.
Made throu;.;hou t with extreme care,
without aa excess ounce anywhere,
with balls as fine as machinery can
make, bearings as true as can be turned
from steel these are the secrets of the
proverbial easy-running qualities which
have made the Stearns noted.
Rather than take this statement with the proverbial grain ot
salt, don your most critical mood, call at the store cf our city agenU
and ask to see the new Yellow Fellows.
SYkACLSE, X. V.,
STEARXS & CO..
Bl'FTAIXI. 7C. Y.,
Sam Ft.A cisco, Cau
C. A. SPEXCEB. Agent, Bock Island.
SIE.VER3 5c ANDERSON.
CONTRACTORS ard BUILDERS.
AS kinds of earpealcr
OFFICE ASD SHOP
G sacra )obMti om on .sort Htm
ssX ssHsfarlw f asrsnlsi i
m TWELFTH 8TKEET.