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THE ABGTJS, THUBSDAT, DECEMBER 22. 1898.
The Weather VFm May Have.
Fair tonight and l'riil-y; colder t
Today's Temperalore K.
J. M. Shibus Observer.
Air puns at Hypes'.
Ieaf lard at Oilmore's.
Venison at Schroeder's.
Dressed poultry at Long's.
For insurance, K. J. Burns.
'99 ladies' wheels at Hynes'.
Money lo loan. Ue!dy Bros.
Dressed ducks at Schroeder's.
Smoke Kinship, and be happy.
Dressed turkeys at Schroeder's.
F. B. Q. finest beyond question.
Venison at II. Tremann'a Sons'.
Whole dried pears at Hess Bros'.
Dressed chicken's at Schroeder's.
Boxing gloves $1 a set at Hynes'.
Poultry of all kinds at Passig Bros'.
Ducks 10 cents a pound at S. J. Ap
Geese 10 cents a pound at S. J. Ap
See Eckhart's ad for Christmas bar
gains. Chickens 10 cents a pound at S. J.
Honest pianos at honest prices at
Colored shirts, all new patterns.
Buy your Christmas presents at
Umbrella and cane combinations at
J. Kamser s. t
Silk suspenders, all prices, 2a cen
to $3. The London.
Holly wreaths, wreathing and mis
tletoe at Hess Bros'.
Eberhart has sold just 23 pianos
since Sept. 1, 1898.
S. J. Apple leads them all in poul
try and choice butter.
Oyster plant, head lettuce, celery
and oysters at Ixng's.
Turkeys, geese, ducks and chickens
at II. Tremann's Sons'.
Twenty-three pianos Elierhart has
sold since Sept. 1, 18'J8.
Leaf lard and pork cuts of all kinds
at II. Tremann's Sons'.
The linest lot of dressed poultry in
the city at S. J. Apple's.
A few Cyclone cameras left at Hartz
& Ullemeyer's at $ I each.
Plenty of nice sweet potatoes 20
cents a peck at Beccher's.
An assortment of every kind of
pretty toys at Tref. & Co's.
See our i)0-cent neckties for 25
cents; all colors. The London.
Skates accurately ground at John
Koch's, 218 Seventeenth str r:
McCalie's have promised to give
away 25.000 presents this week.
A cood s ii mil v of fresh virus and
fancy dairy butler at Maucker's.
Twenty-three pianos sold in a little
over three months at Eberhart's.
Pianos that are warranted and guar
anteed for 10 years, at Flanigan's.
Twenty-three pianos are my actual
sales since Sept. 1, J898. Eberhart,
Lake trout, salmon, Columbia river
salmon and whitelish at H. Tremann's
The finest assortment of Christmas
goods in the citv at Sommers & La
All millinery being closed out at big
reductions. "Come quickly. Miss
Unique and pretty presents, the
kind that please the r'ieipient, at Wolt
mann's. Have yu seen our Oxford bibles at
98 cents? Regular price $1.25.
.The Palace of Sweets have the love-
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liest display of Christmas candies in
The merchant who invites you to
his store deserves at least a compli
Great variety of dressed turkeys,
geese, ducks, chickens, etc., at Schroe
Pianos at manufacturer's prices
from now until the first of the year
Navel and Mexican oranges, ba
nanas, tigs, dates, candies and n.ixed
nuts at Long's.
One hundred elegant dressed tur
keys at Maucker's tomorrow. Buy
one. Telephone 1101.
Umbrellas and canes and other sil
ver and gold goods engraved free of
charge at McCabe's.
Catfish, whitetiih, trout, herring.
Columbia river salmon, pike and fresh
lobsters at Hess Bros'.
If you wish the proper thing in
Por clx years I nti a Tirtim of d y -pepala
i" It 'urt form I louli eat nothing
but milk toast, and at nuir-my ktomsich would
not retain anil digest even ihut. Lavt March I
began taking t'ASCAi'.KTS and since then 1
..e steadily improved, until 1 am aa well as I
itrer was in rny life.
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HU'TO'BAU Siata to Ct JUt Tobacco HafeU.
satchels and suit case?, the London is
the place to buy them.
Your boy will appreciate a suit or
an overcoat for Christmas. (Jet it at
Sommers & La Velle's.
Toys, toys, toys, toys for girls and
toys for loys. toys for quiet and toys
for noise, at Trefz & Co's.
Sweaters for men and boys, suit
able for Xmas presents, all prices, 42
cents to $3. The London.
A perusal of the newspajer columns
these days will afford a wonderful aid
to Christinas purchasers.
Lajt call. Don't neglect to order
your groceries of V. C. Maiu-ker. His
stock knocks them all out.
Tonight, 7 to 9 o'clock, 100 hand
some cloth bound books, popular au
thors. 5 cents each at McCabe's.
Our line of beautiful vestee suits is
rapidly melting away for Christmas
presents. Sommers & La elle.
I'ork tenderloins, leaf lard, spare
ribs, sausage meat, neck bones, anu
pigs' feet, at II. Tremann's Sons'.
Oxford mufflers, Oxford mufflers,
Oxford mufflers at the London. New
stock just received. The London.
Cheapest prices in town on ladies'
and gent's gold watches at Brook
man's, the Twentieth street jeweler,
Fine initial stationery boxes, neatly
stamped, a large variety of fancy box
paper, nice and cheap at Crampton &
v V7 a.
It's not so much what it costs, but
how good. J. Kamser sells nothing
but the best. Everything guaran
A large shipment of gents' fine
shoes, in blucher cut, winter tan and
patent calf, just received it Dolly
Tonight, 7 to 9 o'clock, men's fancy
75-cent shirts' starched collars and
cutis, half price, 38 cents, at Mc
Cabe's. Special for Friday, silk embroidered
suspenders worth 35 cents for 19
cents. New lot just received. The
Special for tonight. Toys at cost
at the Eastern Fair. One lot of 22-inch
dolls, kid bodv. at 90 cents: 36-inch
dolls at 39 cents.
Picture frames, easels, platino
prints, framed andunframed pictures,
up-to-date goods, at 11. Crampton &
Co's. book store.
Place vour order with S. J. Apple
for turkeys, ducks, chickens aud
geese and vou will have the choicest
that can be gotten.
Sterling silver and nail lilcs, glove
buttoners and manicure knives 15
cents each at Brookman's, the Twen
tieth street jeweler.
Stop at Cash & Son's and buy a trial
package of the new American con
densed horse feed. You will be
pleased with the result.
At Ciemann fc Sal.mann's vou will
surely find just what you are looking
for It substantial present that will
always be appreciated.
Catholic prayer books for Christmas
presents, all in desirable styles, in
cluding very neatly bound vest pocket
editions, at Crampton's.
J. Kamser just received a nice line
of umbrellas that ought t have liecn
bene' two weeks ago. Special low
prieetMn this lot until Xmas.
You know the fine line of jewelry
that is always kept at Woitniann's.
There are many- novelfw added that
will help you in Christmas selection.
Beautiful assortment of plaid neck
wear. Our neckties at 50 cents are
as good as others sell at 75 cents and
$1. New stock just received. The
The south ward of the new wing of
the Watertown asylum will be opened
to patients Jan. 2 The north ward
will be opened Feb. 1. Each ward
will accommodate 150 patients.
Remeniler, you can fit yourself out
in entirety for Christmas at our store.
Hundreds of the latest toys, dolls, etc.,
and in tree trimmings, etc., our line
is completeness itself. Trefz & Co.
A verdict for the defendant was
returned today by a jury in the dis
trict court at Davenport in the suit for
$20,000 damages brought by the heirs
of Bernard Flanigan against the Rock
You get any pair of Rock Island
factorv women's shoes in the store at
the clearing sale for $2.50. You get
up-to-date women's colt skin skating
shoes at this sale at $1.50. You get
women's solid, serviceable kid shoes
at this clearing sale for $1.25 and
$1.50 a pair. Made by union labor.
The wear of every pair guaranteed.
In that shoe store window opposite the
Harper house you can see some of the
handsomest men's shoes ever shown
in Rock Island for the money. You
take your pick of any pair in the store
for $2.50. Every other dealer in the
town asks from $3.50 to $4 for the
same grades of Goodyear welt sewed
shoes. Hurst, agent for Rock Island
The Saltan's Throweroom.
The throneroom of the saltan at Con
stantinople is a gorgeous sight. Tho
gilding isuuequaled by any other boild
iDg in Europe, and from the ceiling
fcugs a superb Venetian chandelier, the
200 lights of which make a gleam like
that of a veiitable sun. At each of the
four coraeia of the room tall candelabra
in baccareat glass are placed, and the
throne is a huge seat covered with red
velvet, and having arms and back of
Roirkerj a Definition of Memory.
Here is a joli mot of Lord Rosebery's
wonld cne ever expect inots from
Lord Rosebery? told in our garden by
a woman who heard him fay it at a
dinner. Scmo one ai-feed him what
moraory was. "Memory, said Lord
Rastbiry, "is the fetling that steals
over us when we listen to our friends'
original storied. " Harper's Bazar.
. ... .
A Complete line of
BARNEY & BERRY'S
Celebrated Skates, all .
styles and sizes. Lowest
61 5-1617 Second Avenue.
Harper House Block.
Representing the Leading Bicycle Makers of the World.
Eldredse the Wheel that
Miller Rides ....
ELDREDG E $50. 00- 40.00- 35.00
COLUMBIA chainless, $75.00' chain,
$50- $40- $25
1 RAMBLER 86-inch, $45, $40, $35.
LUTHY highest price chain wheel, $75-
TRIBUNE $50. $35 $30
TIGER $50. $35
IMPERIAL $40, $J0.
ADLAKJS $45' $30. $25-IDEALS-$J0,
$25. $20. $18-
IDEALS boys and girls. $16. $18. $20-
Ladies' Diamond Frame Eldredge.
Remember the Maine . . .
Place for a Trade, Buy or Sell a
Bicycle is LLOYD'S Harper
III lllllaaal 11 T -..5
LLOYD'S Spinner Spins
The Best Wheel Ever Made
for the Price.
No Ma ter How Cheap
Others Claim They Are,
LLOYD Will Do Better.
t" Wholesale and Retail Bic;cle Repairing and Sundries. Everything sold fully guaranteed.
You Will Find it VeryU
To buy your groceries for
your Christmas dinner at
Hess Bros., as they have all
the seasonable fruits and
vegetables and plenty of
dressed poultry. Read below:
Green 1 Scans.
4-i DressedG . ese. Dressed Chickens,
j Dressed JXicks. Dressed Turkeys, IS
lit CANN Kl ANU 1ULK OVSTEKS. jj
1620 tUooii art.
49e for a $1.00 album todav.
$1.25 for a $2.00 collar and cuff box,
49c for a $1.00 medallion.
Children's large wash sets, today
60c for a $1.00 size.
49c boy's tool chests, good sizes.
65c for a nice rocking chair, are
the strongest made.
At 7 o'clock doll buggies, with iron
wheels, 25c apiece.
Phone 4474. Twentieth Street.
l We Carry a jjj
k Complete Stock
Of the most carefully k
selected Goods and are
row in better shape S
than ever to give our
patrons the k
at the lowest possible
N price. Remember us
with vour order,
NELSON & LUNDQUIST,
329 Twentieth St. Thone 1090.
GOT A HUSBAND?
What a question. Of course you have, or you g
would not be reading this ad.
What are you going to do to make his Christmas happy? Do you know lots of men
dread the coming of Christmas? Yes, indeed, they do, and it's all because they're
so often remembered with something that they don't want. Don't let anything of that
kind mar your husband's Christmas. Here's a store full of things for men, bought to
sell to men, to delight men, for men to wear. What a happy place to come to, If
you've a husband, a brother or a boy on your list. All these things that we have
bought to sell to "him" and that we know "he" needs and WANTS are here to tickle
"his" fancy. What a happy person he'll be who discovers an M. d? K. bundle in hid
ing for him. Not many misgivings can that lucky fellow have about his Christmas.
Take a Look at Our Christmas Spread:
KID AND UNDRESSED KID GLOVES.
FINE LISLE FANCY HOSE.
OXFORD SILK MUFFLERS.
FULL DRESS WHITE SHIRTS.
NOBBY COLORED SHIRTS.
HAND EMBROIDERED SUSPENDERS.
DRESS SUIT CASES.
CLUB BAGS AND SATCHELS.
CUFF BUTTONS OR SHIRT BUTTONS.
BOX OF COLLARS OR CUFFS.
A SUIT, LONG OR SHORT TROUSERS.
A BOX COAT.
AN ULSTER, WITH STORM COLLAR.
A PAIR OF TROUSERS.
A FLANNEL BLOUSE WAIST.
A STAR OR MOTHER'S FRIEND WAIST.
A HAT OR CAP.
A BOX OF STOCKINGS.
A PAIR OF GLOVES OR MITTENS.
A FANCY SHIRT.
A WHITE SHIRT.
A PAIR OF LEGGINGS.
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1729 Second Ayenue, Rock Island. 115 and 117 W. Second St., Davenport.