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THIS ARGUS. TnUBSDAY, DECEMBEK 11, 1899.
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Gen en 11 j fair tonight aal Friday:
To6a ' temperature, i U .
J. H. Suaua, C ba jrrer.
Summers & Woodin'a.
Stoves at Hjnea'.
Eberhart for pianos.
. Rubbers at Dolly Bros'.
Golf goods at Spencer's.
Leggings at Dolly Bros.
Bide a Stearns chalnless.
Flesh fish at Schroeder'a.
Knabe pianos at Totten's.
Merrill pianes at Totten's.
- Bay a home of Beidy Bros.
For insurance, E. J. Burns.
Overgaitera at Dolly Bros'.
Fresh fish at S. J. Apple's.
Ebony goods at J- Ramser's.
For real estate, E. J. Burns.
Open evenings at Dolly Bros'.
Eberhart is selling the pianos
Jeweled combs at J. Ramser's.
Patee Crest bicycles at Spencer's.
Telephone 4483. E. E. Mangold.
List your property with Reidy Bros.
Phone Huesine for A. B. C. beer.
Mason & Hamlin pianos at Totten's.
Finest line of fancy china at Mitsch'a.
Gymnasium supplies at Spencer's.
Skates from 50 cents up at Sp- fl
German whole dried pears at Hess
Boys leather legginjjs at Dolly
Open this evening at Young & Uc
Dr. Hawthorne, dentist. Y. Mv C.
Oi)PO this evening at YoBne & Mc-
Violins troai fi to iuu eacn ai
Bow I by 's.
Open thi evening at Young & Mc
Comb'. You save money on toys at Young
Largest stock and lowest prices on
toy at Eckhart's.
Smith and Barnes' pianos at Tot
ten's music house.
Buy umbrellas at Bamser's; artis
ally engraved free.
Sheet music 15 cents per cojv at
Totten's muric house.
At 7 o'clock tonight, red chairs 5
cents each at EckhaiVrf.
Family groups for Christmas pres
ents at Smith's studio.
S. J. Apple i 61 ill tliing bulk oys
ters at 25 cent a juart.
J. Uicuser can fbow you tbe largest
line of solid gold jewelry.
Tbe American club skates are the
best. For sale by Spencer.
Dressed tut keys, chickens and
ducks at Schroeder'a market.
Camera ani camera supplies any
thing you want - at Boalhv.
The largest and best line of skates
in the tbrte cities at Spencer's.
Wnitetish. trout, black biss, crop
pies. 6untishand buffalo at Hess Bros'.
TKa luptvn.t antfl tia.'l I i i nf lI nroa
and ranges in the citv at David Don's turee cities, ana it all goes
Grai.hophonf.-. records and all ceuts per copy. Special
kinds of graphuphone supples at Bowl
by's. Friday all day and evening, line
gum drops, 21 cents per pound at Ml
Thi evening fancy broken caody
5 cents per pound at Young & Mc
Combs. Just received a big line of parlir
cabinets and bookcases at If. F.
Fred Bleuer, the jeweler, guarantees
every pair of g'ahses fitted by Dr. La
Albums, clove and handkerchief
boxes and co lar and cuff buses at
Juft received a big line of couches,
the ddi st line in tbe three cities, at 11.
F. Con es.
We now sell all the popular sheet
music at 15 cents per cpy. Totten's
C. E. Smith's photo rooms. Best
work. Prices reasonable. Opposite
Trimmed bats lets than half price
at Miss Byrnes' holiday sale. Open
Special inducements for Christmas.
Pictures at Smith's photo rooms, op-posit-
The biggest cheese that ever w: s
brought to Hock Isl.nd can be seen iu
S. J. Apple' wiodow.
The Industrial Home association
will give the first dance of its series.
Friday night, Dec. 15.
John Koch has just received a Iage
stock: cf double and si d trie barreled
phot guns, which will be sold very
bly. Also a nice line of
An elegant line of teel ranges, just
the thing for a Constmas present
bee them at JJavid Don's.
J. Ramseris positively showing the
largest and best line of watch s in the
city. Call and get prices.
Tbe largest stock of violins we have
ever carried. Special" prices, 91 and
upward. D..Roy Bowlby.
The tracks and- shipping fae'lities
oi tne new Malleable iron wor&s at
East Moline are completed
Tbe stage of water at the Rock Isl
and bridge is stationary at 2.90. Tbe
temperature at noon was 20.
The Misses Jones have engaged Og.
den's orchestra for their danciog class
commencing Saturday night.
To boom the casdy department Mc-
Cabe s will sell hoe tram drops at zi
cents per pound all day Friday.
Come in and bear our Regina music
boxes and talking machines. Prices
the lowest Totten's music house.
The books, the book, the books.
Hlf aud a quarter real value on Mc
Cabfc's second floor. Act promptly.
Violins, mandolins, guitars, banjos
g aphopbones. cameras, accord eons
etc., at unheard of prices at Bowlby V.
If vou are looking for the very
latest styles in jewelry and silverware
go to ired Bleuer"s up-to-date jewelry
Music roils and mutic bags at all
price?. Assortment includes styles
and quility to suit every one. D. Roy
Tbe latest and most beautifal pat
terns of the famous Hawke's cut glass
are to be found only at Bleuer s jew
Pb-ase remember that Summers &
Wood in have as fine a lino, of Christ
mas presents as can be found in tbe
You take no chances bv consulting
Dr. LaG range in regard to your eye
as Fred Bleuer guarantees all glasses
htted by bim
Ladies' fine solid silver stem wind
and stem set watches. Take them
while thev last at $3.85. Only a few
left. At Brookman's.
All dav Friday, blue decorated
French oyster or bread and milk
bowls worth 10 cent?, at 3 cents
apiece, at McCabe si-
Friday all day and evening, great
big. all wool Smyrna rogs $2 25 val
ue, one to a customer, $1.22 at Mc
Cabe' s carpet annex.
Anything wanted in tbe line of
Xmas presents go to II. F. Cordes
tie has the nnest line; prices guaran
teed to be the lowest.
We have a very large assortment of
leather music rolls. Elegant ones
from $1 upward. Also many cheaper
ones. D. Roy Bowlby.
Uem in be r tbe fancy work sale by
he Silver Cross Circle of the King's
Daughters at Mrs. William McLean
Stewart's Dec. 16 at 2 o'clock.
The Olvmpia club will give a
grand ball at Koche's ball Saturday
evening. Dec. 16 Tickets 25 cents.
Lad es free. Music by Otto's orches
tra. The ladies of tbe Christian church
will hold a tea and Christmas sale in
the church parlors from 3 to 8 p. m..
Friday, Dec. 15. A program given at
8 p. in. Come.
We carry more jopular sheet music
tban any other piano house in the
ceuts per copy. Special price. Tot
ten's music bouse.
If you want a set of Shakespeare
for any one for a Christmas gift, you
cannot afford to overlook tbe hand
some 15-volume sets which McCabe's
will sell Friday for 1.97. One set
to a customer.
We are displaying th's year some,
thing exceptionally fine in the line of
music bags in achel. genuine seal and
alligator, surpaseing by fr in quality
and appearauce auything we lave
eeen in this line before. D. lloj
If your child suffers from head
aches or nervousness it may be due to
eye strain. Cousult Dr. La Grange
and be will tell you the truth and ex
plain the condition fic of charge.
Remember you are under no obliga
tion to purchase anything. At Bit-tier's,
Another Telephone Propoaltloo.
R. U. Evans, of Detroit, president
cf the People's Telephone company, is
to ask for franchises in tbe tii ciiier.
He agrees to furnUh telephones to
business houses for $28 per annum
and to residences for $18.
Davenport Hoetoa Store
From Thursday evening
we-k tin'il baturdav
Boston store will
Habned & Yon Mai u
Dec. 23. toe
be open evecings.
The Largest' Assort
meat and Lowest Prices
In tbe City at
1615, 1617, Second Avenue.
A XMAS GREETING
To the Little Folks In Our ?l
i Doll's Baggies and Go Carts.
An Immense line, all erades. just opened.
Remember -Pi ices are the
China and pewter,
Wagons In All Sizes and Kinds.
Police Patrols, Hook Ladders. Wood
and Iron Coaster wagons. Crokinolo
and Carroms Boards. Dolls, Iron
Trains, Mechanical Toys, Surprise
Boxes, Shoollies and Blackboards,
Rocking Horses, Juvenile Books, etc.
A. J. SMITH & SON.
123 and 125 West Third Street, Davenport, la.
YOU WILL MAKE NO
If you select your Sunday
dinner from tbe following
list as we are headquarters
for all reasonable fruits and
Hweet Potatoes. omat(kn.
VjiOIv. Spanish Onions,
Green Onions, Mxshrooxa.
i'holce Kaiine Apples,
Kalsina and Kuts,
Dress- d "ucks
aUc and Canned Oysters,
Holiday Goods Headquarters
Albuiua. Fancy Celluloid (ioodi, Novell le.
Celluloid album, tinted, embossed
with colored llowers 9SC
Album, nice flower on cover. .-$1.49
Handkerchief box. satin lined... 5C
Necktie boxes from 25c up 25C
Work boxes up to $3, celluloid,
embossed, 60c kind 25C
Toilet set. nice mirror, comb and
brush, 4Dc, others up to f6. . . .49c
Smoking sets 49C
Triple mirrors 65C
Children's knife and fork, spoon,
mug. napkin ring, set. 1.50
Large assortment cf medallions 25C l"P
Opal handkerchief box 59e j
Neck ie boxc. opal ware esc
"hocoUte cups and urers 35e I
Nice decorated berry sets'. 68c :
Lmp. center draft, duscber decorated. I
,b kl d "3 85
8-lnch sal'd dlbcs..l Se
The most tboroutrffy complete toy stock at
marvelousiy 1 jw p ices.
EL K HART'S
319 and 321 Twentieth Street.
rood Prepared With "etlum" I
Fr from RocriJI Salt. Alum
Lima and Ammonia Calu
mof la trie Mousewrf
NONE SO GOOD.
Stta lavllm mm IanUtmtlna.
Boise. Ida.. Dec. 14. State'auditor
Sinclair baa ajdressd a letter to Con
cressruan Wilson, urpiu? bim to vote
for the resolution to investigate the
eondurt of (ieneral Merrlam in the
Coeur d'Alenes. He nays: The lalv
I orinr ieole of thin Ktate do not wyni
' pathiz with Coeur d'Aleue munleren
and rioter, and to" a mau dexlre that
an invent icat ion may Ik bad of the
whole affair, to tbe end that tli.
minlxtratlon and the federal troop
may ! rindicated."
Isf ran Adjadf ml a Baakraat.
' fes Moines. la.. r-. 11. C. O. In
gram, the failed Mount Ayr merchant.
Im been adjudd a lankrupt. He for Friday.
I I Mn .!...: : i i
eonentfl to the Bale of bis aetn.
The creditor have railed a incettns in
les Moines Jan. lo to organize to ficht
th prrferen-e plven by Ingram
through transfers of property before
Pocket knives for Christmas gifts.
We have these Kcket kn-ves in
manv stvlcs and prices. Knives tor
the little fellows, who must not have
the blade too sharp; knives for tbe
boys who want '-frog stickers:" deli
cate little pen k fives for ladies' desks;
guaranteed steel blades in best fin.
ised handles for men who want the
best. Christmas giving of pocket
knives is made easy here. We'll show
These pi ice hints:
Boys' knives 7c
Boys knife and chain 10c
Boys' 2-bIaded knives 10c
Boys' 4bladcd knives 15c
Boys' stout jack knives 19c
Lvlies .earl bandied penknives. .. 17c
Ladies' white handled penknives. .15c
Boya'bst guaranteed steel knives. 4c
Petri handled guaranteed pocket
knives for gentlemen 47c
All day Friday we will sell decorat
ed bine French oyster bowls, worth
10c for 3c apiece. (Quantity limited.
WHAT DO YOU WANT?
AN OVERCOAT? That is the question,
stock in tbe city than we are showing.
If you do, there is no place like M. & K. There is no finer
Of the Utest shapes and that fit perfectly; made of very stylish black and blue kersey Irish frieze in var
ious mixtures, chinchilla, melton, montagnac and elegant vicunas. The finer grades are lined with heavy
si'k and satin.
Very Nobby Top Coats in Heavy Coverts and Whipcords, Fancy
Back and Vicunas.
Durable winter overcoats, gray
and brown mixtures, medium long.
They are honestly tailored and
have velvet collars, plain Italian
cloth and fancy linings, perfect
fitting, $6.50 values at
Made of kersey, in blue, black
and brow n, cut in box style. Plain
Italian lining. Very dressy gar
men's, equal to any $12 coats,
Including the exceedingly popular
rough coats in swell Ox fords, grays
and fine kerseys in all the much
wanted colors, handsomely tai
lored, with raw edges, sleeves
lined with skinners, guaranteed
satin, worth $15, at
In covert, in , all stylish shades,
full box styles, which have the
proper hang that you generally
see in costly made-to order gar
ments, worth $18, at
Our line of smckirg j ckets, which is simply immer se, together with all holiday goods, such as neckwear,
mufti rs. mufflets, slippers etc , is now open and awaits your Inspection.
TWO BIG STORES WITH ONE TINY LITTLE PRICE.
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Two Big: Stores.
T o Big Stores.
1729 Second Avenue, Rock Island.
115 and 117 7. Second St,, Davenport.
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