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THE ARGUS. TUESDAY. DECEMBER 14, 1897.
WeatW W. . I I
Kale ar mow toetftt and Wedaee
dai; slight ehaarrc la tempera
lam Tut teaaaeratare kaa rkea la the
ark aacawtala) statr, aa4 hac tea
creliytalleB frees tlr eaat-
warttetae l(iasilppl A fall aae
eoromd at awl M the Caoedlaa
statma to the anrthwesi
Teanf a teaiaararara, So.
J ajt ?j U I vwaa areo M
Leaf lard at UUaore'e.
Kberaart laaaa pleaoa.
race iharpeat skate.
Caaia bracelet i at J. Raasser'e.
Sheet Baste. Tottca'a nnsie'
Opea eveatagv-Toaaf lie
Wood roll baiur teats a poaad
SUrl fit McmsrtU kail oa joer
trip la Kloadikc.
Gib to a pteuret, laitable for fram.
lag. at Ktagsbarj'a.
Btg faacj tap aal teacer tele at
Engrave d e ard p'ate aad 6) tarda
tor fi.tt at Klagibarj'.
A trip to Ktoadike for 15 aad 23
eoals, T.M.CA, Doc. 17.
Crocoaola boerda 12.19 at Tonog
McCombs. Open eTteinge.
Call aad kcar the Keglae mailo
bote at Tottea'a matte boat.
A aar load of CbrUtmaa treci at
Eel hart's; select joar tree taxly.
Tba kaadv volume classics for sale
at 24 MtU by R Cramptoa A Co.
A large attortmtnl of diamond
aad pearl broaches at J. Rameer'a.
Lovol chatUaiae bags a largo
vartetv for talo bj R. Cramptoa A
A Urge ltao of fine opera glasses la
colored poarl aad oaamel at J. Bam
Own your koma aad have Ilia
aarod. for partiaalara call at Keidj
Ttreatv-Sva per coat discount oa
all kail lamp al Eckhart'e all tbla
Largo plctara booka. tba 10 cent
klad, aow ft ctntt at Toast A Alo-
Klagsbur kaa all tko aow abadoa
la pioiaro moaldicg. Urder your
Coma aai try thai jerked Ttoiaoa
fresh from Klaadlke at Memorial
kail TkurUy eveaiag.
"Ljaality." by EJward Bellamy,
ao.lD.or or "Looking Backward," for
ala ay R. Cramptoa A Co'a.
Wo have tha stock aai tka lowen
prices oa aiaadolias. gaiters aad
vloliae al Tottea'a mtiia house.
Little glrle carpal tawwri at 10.
19 aad 53 040U at 7:30 oaek eveaiag
wane way uti al rccaba Broa'.
Have yo tn tko aow giods at
H. Cramptoa A Co'a. Tkalr store Is
aoad'teartere tor CbrUtmaa gooda.
Tko Kloadiko lecture at tba T. M
C A. te. 17. will b 111 a maud
wlta tko fiaoat vtowa rtcotlj takao.
tMorta Hakta. of tko ferry Ao.
guata, kaa gooo to tko lower river
for tko wiaur aaoa of ttoamboat-
Baaqael lam pa aai ottra globoa.
spofliai Mia aa;aco of tbit wk
Ulnricba Crockery cvapany, Davoa
Ttt. f aalerted a far collaretu aai
mail tot my Cbrtatmaa gift al Rieb
tr'a, 119 Woel Second tutot, DaToa
A tpeolal drta Utt OTtalntat7J3
la fk!Mrta'e look at UaCabo'a.
wa it tuyo waat it is wkea job
pvcta! talo of all iiadt of lamf a
iai wti, mmmnciB; w ioMay
Hiaricba Croekerj company, 1)t
Uolaif to tbo ttirn latt atrtit
borat (canal randy ft rata a paad
aeaia at 7.34 tbit avtaing at Me.
All old tjltiTtinl tbir ftmiliea
aroargodtnettcad tba Klon.likt to.
eiablo al Uamotlal bail Tbariday
Tba UA.S. aad S. of V. will la
pleated la kavo tear eoniptny ia
trip to tko gold regions Tbnrtdiy
Ladlea mtcitatotbas. tbo kind
tbat totd readily at I J ftO, roiag at
l from 7 to? tonigbt at Toacg
A pretty aecktio la a Beat box
nakea a pratt Cbnttmaa riff at
Rickter't. 219 West Sooond atroci,
Dt rep port.
naett liaa of lamp ia tba trl
HfgtMtt HocMrs WarU'a Fair,
Oold Medal. Ml J winter Fair.
citlta at rpcclJ talo tbit week. No
reter?. Hioricbt Crockery eom
Flra early thU morning damaged
tka Armonr packing bonia at Front
aad Parry atreota. DtTtnport. to tba
aatoat of 11,500.
Black board oa easel 33x16 inches,
wita lessons, 7 to 9 tonight, one to
a cattomer, for only IS cent.
Toang A licComba.
Remember tba bargains tbat Mrs.
LaFraaa la making on her Christmas
bats. Taerare the best birgains
ever offered la tbo city.
If yoor ttoToa need repairing leave
orders with R. O. Summers, S3)
Tooatietk street, and yoor ordtrs
will rerc ire prompt attention.
Oaring to tha storm last nleht
IsiUs' fancy edge band kerchiefs. 1ft
to 13 cect valoes, at 7 cnta again at
7 J ) lb s evening at McCaba's.
If joa've aead BScCaU'a tig bUI
yea will know tbat each afternoon
Ibis week at 3 o'clock they sell Pep
ere!! R fine brown muil'.n at 3 cents
I-ock over R. Cramptoa A Co.'a
stck of art goods before making
your Christmas purchases. The
goods were never so pretty and
If you've read McCabe's big bill
you will know that at 10 o'ctock each
tfay this week they will tell 100
pounds wrapped caramels at 6 cmts
Just the thing for a Christmas gift,
a glass covered box containing sus-
Enders, garters and arm bands, at
chter'r, 219 Wett Seccnd street.
The last lecturo of tha University
F.vteniloa coarse will be given in the
High school assembly room Thurs-
Thursday evening. The subject
will be "dtones as a Mode of Think-lng."
The monthly meetin? of the Asso
ciated CbaritlHS, which was to have
beea hold last evening, was post
poned until Saturday evening at 7:30
at the rooms In Masonio Tcmole
P. T. Holland, a vouatr mn resid
ing on Thirty-eighth street, says he
has a bca which bat tet the pace for
aying two egge a day at least that
Is the record the made last Sunday,
It it now taid la Molina that Su
pervisor F. A. Johnson has with
drawn from the contest for tho re
publican nomination for sheriff and
entered the field for county clerk.
There certainly should bo soniUhiB?
aone lor jonnson.
The Molina Dispatch holds that
when tha board of supervisors and
tbo law come In collision "It It a ssd
dty for tha law." Indeed that it to.
Tba letting cf the contract for the
farnitare for tha new court house
waa a striking rase In point.
George W. Kckert, proprietor of
the Uaucker bouse, left last night
over the Rock Island road for Hills
boro, Tex., whither he Is eeot bv
&aona it r men way to identify the
man nnaer arrest mere on sui
piclon of btdnglhomaa C. Daffy.
For tho Christmas and New Tear
holidays, the Caicago, Milwaukee A
Si rul railway will sell excursion
tickets to all stations within a dis
tance of 300 miles at a fare and one
third for the round trip, licketa to
be told Deo. 24, 2& and 31 and Jan.
1. Kalura limit up to and tnclud
log Jan. 4.
The reading room and ditpensary
oi rirst march of Christ, Scientist.
rweaty-tblrd street, between Sev
enth aad Ninth avenues, are open
daily except Sunday from 2 to 4,
and Sundav evening from 7 to 9. All
Christian Scienoe literatare on tale.
and a competent practitioner in at
tendance for treatment of the tick
who are able to pay little or nothing.
Last evening ocenrrod tha fifth of
the "Tour Through England" series
rite tf entertainment at the
Broad ay Presbyterian church. It
was entitled "A Pilgrimage to
Sbakespeara't Birthplace and Tomb."
Theodore S Blakesler told of "The
Rde From London to Stratford-on
Avon." Mrs. Frank Mixtor read i
kUcu cf Sbakespcsro't life: Mrs
Piil Mitchell gave a reading from
Shakespeare, and Mrs. II. II. Cleave-
land read an eay on Great Liter
ary Lighte ol the Elizabethan Age
A auniocr or elereopticon views
illustrating th scenes treated of
were given. The nodical program
consisted tf p ano dueta by Misses
Kobtlns ana tlarcrslick, and a violin
solo by Mist Tina McXevin with
piano accompaniment by Miss Bessie
A m rmt raaltlaa
Is tbat of a person who through ceg.
ici oi a teemingiy trivial couch or
old It threatened by that dread de.
ttroyer cf mankind consumption.
Uj not neglect a cough cr cold, bow
ever trilling. I; it a menace of con-
tinptloo. Dr. Bell's Pine-Tar
Hdaay will cure a cough or a cold In
one n!ht and exhilarate the lungs
tgainti tae inception ci danger.
Tfeara ki m llM f f rpl
Who are Injured by the oe of cof
f-. Recently there has been placed
ia all the grocery store a new prep
armMn called Grsin-O. ma le of pure
grams, toat takes the place of coffee.
Ida moat delicate stomach receives
it without dietress, and but few Can
tell it from coir. It does not cost
over one-quarter as much. Children
wv drink it with grt benefit. 15
rvau and 2ft cents per sacksgo. Try
. m a.k.st
Make aa many happy aa yon can.
We will save yon aomething on
every purchase. Select your presents
early. Bargains in China ware. A
fine 100 piece dinner aet, semi-porcelain,
white, 5 49.
A bargain in a nice decorated aet,
100-piece, worth til. $7.97.
The latest thing out ia dinner sets,
a beauty. 110.43.
SS-piece tea aet, decorated, worth
7. $4 97.
Special hall lamps this week. 2ft
per cent off on any hall lamp.
ron wheel doll buggies 25e
ftOo black boards S9s
All our big ftOo games for..JV..25o
Drums from 18a np.
Attend our toy opening this week.
319 321 Twentieth St
f.r Mar rM.a
There is aotbinz better than Folev'o
Kidaey Cure. Evcrvoae who tries i
wi i agr-e tj tiis. fcr sale bv T. II
Plain grocerlea as well
aa fancy onee, and al)
at live and let live
prioes. We ean please
j on In quality and price.
Radishes, Egg riant,
Oyster Plant, Itutabtfa,
FlorIJa and Naval Oranges,
Malaga G rapes, Catawba Grapes,
Tokay Grape, ltananas,
Bell Flower and Snow Apples,
Dressed Ducks and Geese.
Bulk and Canned Orators
16 20 Second Avenue.
1615-1617 Second Ave.
THE FINEST i :
1 : KRELL & MATH,
OF COURSE. I
MERE Is onr list of fine houses
Bons Bons and Chocolates
we are the sole agents for:
Men's House Slippers at bargtin-seekers
prices. Men's Slippers in black and
brown imitation alligator, Cl-v
patent leather quarter.... v"'
Men's Embroidered Slipper, handsome
pattern, patent leather quar T CTi
We have too many to give prices on all,
but can honestly say we never offered
such bargains before. See our 1
$1 line P
SPECIAL See our new line of
Tans and Blacks, double sole
Shoe at (it's a hummer)....
JUST HONEST. CLEAN COAL,
High-grade, well-screened and full wtighf,
all ready to trarsftr to yoor cellar on an
hour's notice, is what we keep at this yard.
Try a ton of our Lehigh Valley hard coal or
Cannel soft coal for either cooking or heat
ing, anl yon will never nse any other. Our
prices are as low as the lowest
. 6. FRAZER.
190S Second Ave. Telephone 1133.
New and Second-hand
All Kinds of
1719 Second Avenue.
The Exquisite, and
Bunte Bros. &
BESIDES making a fine
line of Home Made Can
dlea ourselves. We have
the finest line of Package
Goods ever shown in the
city. Drop in and take a
box home to the wife or
children, and yon will never
qnestion the quality of onr
KRELL & MATH
171M71S Second Aveaue
Peanut, Cocoannt, Molasses
and Cream Candy, lOo a
pound; Gum Drops, 60 a
LENOX $3.50 BOX CALF.
The leather that will be most worn this season in
The New Scotch Cut Bal.
Double sole, English back stay, brass hooks and
eyelets. Everything that goes to make up a first
class shoe. Others sell for $4.50 and $5. Our
Buy Your Shoes of ADAMS and be Pleased.
YOU WANT GOLD - -
AND SILVER that Is reliable and you want It at the right
prices. There are two kinds. Ours Is the right kind. After you
have given a present you don't want It to show In a few weeks
that It is "cheap."
TSIEISr BTJlrT OF TJS
And you will get the goods reasonable and be better satisfied.
A grand display for Christmas. Don't miss seeing our hand
1708 Second Avenue. RELIABLE JEWELERS.
Biggest Two Stores.
J A DECEMBER SALE AT THE BIG f g
arm n a iiuwiv laicuiu aim U6VCIIUUT I.
b U -
A MONUMENTAL DEAL Enables us to announce a DECEMBER SALE-Its equal for value has never
been seen in this vicinity before.
LotlSOO Aetual value SS, December prlee....S 3 98
Lot I'M Actual value ss SO, December prloe . . 4 85
Lot 1827 Actual value (7.50, December prloe.. 6 00
Lot 1817 Actual value 18.50, December price.. 8 76
Lot 1858 Actual value tlO, December prloe... 7 88
Lot II 10 Actual value 112, December price... 8 90
Lot S4 Actual value 113.90. December price 10 00
Lot 8101 Actual value SIS, December prloe.. 13 00
Boys' Loog Pants Suits.
(5 for lulu worth
K 60 tor aulta worth..
ST.SO for mil la worth...
(8.M tor suits worth.
8 8 60
.. 8 60
. 10 00
Lot lSZ-Aotual value tG, A RH
December prloe W T 0J
Lot 144 Actual value 17.60,
Lot 039 A etual value to. 50,
Lot IK Actual value SlO,
Lot 7840 Actual value 112,
Lot 7483 Actual value 113.30,
Lot 3903 Actual value S15,
Lot 1392-A etual value IIS 50
Lot 1510-Aetual value 15. December price.... 3 08
Lot SSO-Aetual value 110, December price... 7 10
Lot 1151 Actual value 113.50, December price 10 00
Lot S440-Actual value 115, Deoember price... 18 00
Lot 8180 Actual value 75s, December price.... 47c
Lot 817S Actual value SI. 50, December price.. 884
Lot ZI IS Actual value II .50, December prioe. .81 00
Lot 1780 Actual value K, December price... 1 60
Lot 8Z30 Actual value 12.50, December price.. 1 96
Lot 8253 Actual value S3. Deoember price.... S 48
Lot 1783 Actual value 14.50, December price.. 8 00
Lot IhOJ Actual value 15, Dc-embar price... 8 76
We're earned yonr confidence, which is the sueseat of oar two mammoth establishments, through Honest Methods, Honest Valnea
and Honest Advertising, and are doterminsd to maintain these principles at all hazirde. There is no nse In talking, if jo want bar
gains, not newspapers extraraganzis, there id no place like tho big M. ds K. atoret. Better goods at the aame price oi the Eame gooda
at a less price is what we give yon at all times.
115 117 W. SECOND 8T. KHAUBfa
O 1729 8ECONO AVE., lie TO 120
J EIGHTEENTH BT.. RCCK ISLAND.
A fare Craer Cream af Tsraw fwader.
0 YEARS THE STANDARD.