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THE ATJOTTB. TUTJBS D A.Y, DECEMBER 21, 1899.
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J . The Weather We May Ha.
Fk4r tODlslt and tomorro ar: tut lit
tle etaage In temperature.
Today's temperature. 37.
J. H. Sbbrick, Observer.
Stores at Hynes'.
Air guns at Hynes.
See Horton's special.
Golf good at Spencer'.
Boy a home of Beidj Bros.
Game at Harms' restaurant.
For real estate, E. J. Barn.
New lot of trees at Mitsch's.
Eberhart is selling the pianos.
If yon want 10 read want ads.
Candies and nuts at McCabe's. t .. .
Solid gold jewelry at J. Bamser'i.
Fa tee Crest bicycles at Spencer1.
Squirrels and rabbits at Schroeder's,
Ladies' lorgnettes at J. Ramser'a
Carving sets at Summers & Wood-
A few mantel clocks left at J. Bam.
$1.25 kid gloves only 91. The Lon
Venison and bear meat at Schroe
Rings of all descriptions at J. Ram
ser's. ; See Eckhart's ad. for specials for to
Corn poppers at YouDg & Mc
Combs'. Carpet sweepers at Summers &
Chopping bowls, all sizes, at Young
All holiday goods closed out at cost
price at ISeecher's.
Sterling food choppers 1(1.39, at
Young & McCombs'.
Beautiful line of holiday shirts.
Sommers as Ja Velle.
The biggest cheese will be served on
229 tables Christmas.
Buy your roasters and roasting pans
at Young & McCombs .
Family groups for Christmas pres
ents at Smith's studio.
Klipper Klub skates 35 cents a pair
this week at YYilcner s.
Plenty of choice dairy butter and
fresh eggs at Beecher s.
Just received, a case qf line, Dela
ware holly at Eckhart's. vJ . J i i-
Special sale on all sterling silver
novelties at crookman s.
Flying top free with every pair of
boys' shoes. Dolly Bro9.
Sterling silver glove buttoners, 15
cents each, at Isronkman's.
S- J- Apple will cat the biggest
cheese in the city tomorrow.
Merchants' lunch and dinner at
Harms' restaurant. Quick service.
Plenty of trees, . tree trimmings
evergreen and holly at Eckhart's.
Merchant' lunch and dinner at
Harms' resturant. Quirk service.
Fancy tainted warships on wheels,
10 cents, at MK'abe's. Choose quick.
Little fellows' shirts for 8 to 10-
year-old boys. Sommers & La Velle.
Go with the crowd to Eckhart's and
buy your toys; plenty to select from.
A suit or overcoat makes a very de
sirable present. Sommers & La Velle.
Finest assorted nuts 12 cents a
pound at McCabe's. Day or evening,
A complete line of sweaters in all
styles and colors. Sommers & La
Baby doll trunks, full of blocks,
5 cents each, at McCabe's. Just the
Knit jackets and jersey coats for
the cold weather. Sommers & La
Silk snsjenders, great variety, from
25 cents up. One pair in a box. The
Neckwear, gloves, mufflers, etc.,
for Christmas gifts. Sommers & La
You can see the new 1900 Patee
Crest now at Spencer'. A perfect
Silk oxford mufflers, reversible,
75-cent values, only 50 cents. The
The toy that saves lives, the Peer
less toy "freezer, at Young A Mc
Combs. The new 1900 Stearns model is now
on exhibition at Spent er's. It is a
Teapots and coffee pots, the pretti
est and best in the city at Summers &
Everybody is buying American club
skates at Spencer's, the only big stock
ia the city.
The best 50-eent neckwear in Bock
Island. All new shades and patterns.
Boys' nickle plated skates, sizes 9.
slightly soiled. 65 ceats. were f 1.25, at
Young & McCombs'.
W. II, McAulllffe is under arret on
the charge of larceny as bailee. The
Lewis Roofing company is the com
plainant. New line of neckwear in tecks and
imperials. 39-cent values only 25
cents. The London.
Two lot of golf capes to close at
$10 and $6.98 at McCabe's. Elegant
Largest assortment of ladies' solid
gold watches. Call and see the new
designs at J . Rammer's.
The largest and best assortment of
turkeys, cbichens, ducks, geese, fish
and game at Hess Bros'.
At 9 o'clock Friday in the toy base
ment McCabe's will sell big dollar
doll trunks at 50 cents.
Nice mixed nuts two pounds for 25
cents, mixed candy three pounds for
25 cents, at Beecner a.
' If you are looki-g for a nice pres
ent for a friend,- get a set of duplicate
whist boards at "spencer s.
The largest, grandest and best stock
of Christmas steel ranges ever shown
in the city at David Don s.
Hardly a buyer of jewelry leaves
McCabe's jewelry department without
buying, bare to be suitea.
Place youi Christmas orders with
S. J. Apple tomorrow and get a cut of
the biggest cheese in tne city.
It would please him to receive a
pair of those handsome silk suspend
ers; at Stewart's, the hatter.
Smoking jackets, smoking jacket.
all sizes, all prices, all kinds. Plenty
to select irom. jneixmaon.
Real china cream pitchers, assorted
decorations in colors and gold, 8 cents
apiece at fllccabe s. Be quick.
Three hundred and eighteen satis
Ced persons in Rock Island are wear
ing glasses fitted by Dr. LaGrange.
N American clnb skates are the best
made, because there isn't a piece of
casting in any of the line. Spencer.
Another large shipment of Barney
& Berry's celebrated skates arrived to
day for tne skate saleat David Don's
When looking for a necktie, remem
ber you will find the largest and best
selected stock at Stewart's, the batter.
A handy and useful present would
be a dress suit case. A full line of
up-to-date styles at Stewart's the hat
If yoo are looking for the very
latest styles in jewelry and silverware
go to Ired lileuer s up-to-date jewelry
Boys over 14, of good public school
standing, wanted at McCabe's for i ri
day and Saturday. Call . tonight if
J qe only stock of roller skates in
the three cities, full ball bearing
lever skates,, full niekled, only $3, at
The latest and most beautiful pat
terns or tne famous Hawkes cut glass
are to be found only at Bleuer's jew
The only stock of roller skates in
the th'ree cities. Full ball bearing
lever skates, full nickeled, only $3 at
Remember that the Rock Island
shoes are onion made. All styles
and prices. $1.50 to $3 50. Opposite
The greatest and best assortment
of holiday silk umbrellas for men aod
women is at McCabe s. A variety of
Lounging robes and smoking jack
ets that arc a pleasure and a comfort
to tbe wearer. A choice line at Stew
art's, tbe batter.
Silver plated knives, folks and
spoons, carving sets, pocket cutlery
aud scissors and shears, first quality,
at j. . Stewart s.
Now is the time to put in your
cnrisi mas oruer, as scproeaer has a
very large supply of all kinds of poul
try; turkeys 11 rent a pound, chick
ens 9 cents a pound and ducks 8 cents
At 9 o'clock Friday m Drains: 100
copies of Charles M. Sheldon's famous
novel "la His S:eps." 15 cents each,
at McCabe's busy book department.
Their regular holiday rush for the
men's pretty novelties is on at M. &
R's. No time to write lengthy locals,
but we can please yon in the selection
of suitable presents. M. & K.
John Kane is the name given by a
man, probably 35 years of age, and
apparently demented, takn in custo
dy last night by Officer Morrison. It
is thought Kane escap2d from the
B7 Goldberg, of the Excelsior steam
laundry, having sold bis interest, has
retired from the business. The busi
ness will still continue at the old
stand under the style and name of
Excelsior Steam Laundry company,
and most earnestly solicit your pat
ronage. Get our" special prices for
Capt. McGee announces that the
food donated for theCbristmas di iner
to be tendered the poor children of the
city by the Salvation Army will be
collected tomorrow and Saturday.
The employes of the Woodmen office
made up a purse or f 12 and sent it to
Capt. McGee to help him along in his
lbs Largest Assort'
. meat and -Lowest Prices
la the City at
' 1615, 1617, Second Avenue.
DURING THE MONTH OF DECEMBER.
This week our specials will be odd dressers, brass and iron beds, . chef
formers, book cases, ladies' desks, parlor cabinets, music cabinets, leather
couches, rockers arid fancy rockers of all kinds: Never have we shown
so complete a line, suited for Christmas gifts All Christmas goods held
for delivery when wanted.
Store open evenings until Christmas.
A. J. SMITH & SON. 1
123 and 125 West Third Street, Davenport, la. g
This Is the Season
When dinners are din
ners. If you would
have it of the finest
" Tokay Drapes.
Choice Katlng Apples,
Raisins and Nuts,
rith and Oystara.
Quails. White Fish
itriiMi A Chickens. Trout.
Leaad Ouoks. Rlack B-s.
S in Fish.
Freh L. bters
Bulk Otf rs.
Propositions for plat of ground 100
xl2t) teet. more or less, for city pur
poses, between Fifteenth and Twenty
fourth streets aod Second and Sixth
avennes. and terms of six months
option, will be received by the city
clerk until 5 p. m., Dec. 27, 1899.
r repositions will be considered con
fidential when so requested.
li. U. bcHirrER, City Clerk.
Messrs. MacmUIan, tbe great London
booksellers. In their spacious premises
have, it ia stated, shelf room for 400l-
For tomorrow at 10 a. m., one
lot of battle-shiDS 1QC
Berry sets six small and one large I
cisn uecornieu, av net. . . uot
3 p. m.. children's $1 washing
macnine ouuits OoC
One lot of sa ts and peppers
Throngs of happy men, women, boys and girls. Happy when
they come, happier when they, leave. All want useful gifts
.i jfor father, for husband, son, brother or sweetheart. . They come
to us for useful gifts. They come here because Christmas
dollars and cents. command more than anywhere else. Our
complete lim-of holiday goods are now on display and we
have extra salesmen to assist our customers in making their
Our Christmas Spread Consisting of
7 p. m. shoe-flies upholstered
$1 kind, carry them away with
you at 59c
819 and 321 Twentieth Street.
Busy as bees all over the big store
too bnsy to write advertisements.
Everybody is working to the top of
ability, to wait on customers. ,
Among the locals" are several
items specially worth mention, look
Friday morning at 9 o'clock Shel
kon's -In His Steps." each . . JSC
Friday at 9 o'clock, only 15 doll's
trunks, instead of T. each... S0C
Beginning 9 o'clock Friday, real
china cream pitchers assorted
decorations in colors and gold,
Tbe store is full of bargains as good
Men's Overcoats Oxford Mufflers
Men's Suits Way Muff lets
Boy's Overcoats Negligee Shirts
Boy's Suits a Fancy Vests
If Children's Reefers Men's Slippers
Children's Suits Patent Leather Pomps
Vestee Suits Night Robes
Plush Caps Kid SUk Uned Gloves
Fine Kersey Caps Mocha Gloves
Puff Ties Cardigan Jackets
Teck Ties JERSEY JACKETS
Four-ln-Hands MEN'S SWEATERS
Fine Silk Suspenders BOY'S SWEATERS
Smoking Jackets FINE HOSIERY
Two Big Stores
Tu o Big Stores.
1729 Second Avenue, Rock Island.
115 and 117 7. Second St.. Davenport.
000 books. .