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THE ARGUS, TUESDAY. OCTOBER 1, I90i,
WE HAT HAVE
Probably shoicers Vtis af
ternoon; generally fair toniglit
ar.d ' Wednesday; 'fooler.
. J. M. 8HERIER, Observer
Temperature at 7 a. m. 65,
at 3:30 z. m. 74 .
Steel ranges at Wilchcr's.
Baj a home of Eeidj Bros.
For insurance, E. J. Burns.
Morning Ught 5-cent cigar.
Homes for sale. A. Rush & Co.
Tri-City Towel Supplv company.
.List your property with ISeidy Bros.
DunUp hats at the toggery shop.
J. K Hawthorne, dentist. Star
"Time to SpringSfcM.
Direct to Springfield.
To Snrinztield. The
Priori a route.
Comfort to Springfield,
Old reliable to Springfi-ld.
Fine cars to SpringtieM.
Popular route to Springfield
Dr. H. G. Trent, dentist, 1724 Sec
$1 to Springfield via C, B. & Q. in
Charming day ride to Springfield.
Attend Ycung & McConibs' milli
A. Bush & Co., room 6, Buford
block real estate.
Take the Burlington flyer for
Springfield in the morning.
Oil Spring company, of Bakcreiield,
Cal., suck 10 cents per share.
$1 eaved by taking the C.,Ti. & Q
for Springfield tomorrow morning.
Weverhauser & Dankmann have
laid off tne night shift at their local
A 12sl8 fancy paper holder
can of Bartletl Broi'. fancv
Visit your Mate capitol ami Illinois
state fair- $lforrcund trip via tne
C. B & ti
E. C. Eberhart, reliable piano tuner
Phone 1471 Black. Residence, 322J
C . B. & Q special is scheduled to
arrive at bprinueld at ll:4o a. m.,
abeid of all other )in?s
Nathirg but words of praise at the
beauty umpiaved at loung .V Ale
Comb's millinery opening.
A beautiful souvenir oil paintirg
giv-n away with a $ 2 purchase or
over at Yomng fc McCombj.
Millinery opening Wednesday and
Thursday. You are cordially invited
t j attend. Young & McConibs.
All kinds of mattresses renovated
by experts. Called for and returned
by the Ilock Island Cotton mills.
The Oil Spring company's stock is
a good investment, btock "0 cents
per share. For ealo by George E.
Special train via C, B. & Q. for
Springfield leaves Twentieth street
station at 7 a. m.. Oat. 2. $1 for tbe
A number of operas are to be pro
du-d during the winter at thBunis,
in Davenport, nnJerthe direct on of
Wallace -T. MOwdy.
Boys, take your best girl to the
state fair via the Burlington in tbe
' mornirg Costs no more than to go
alone auotner route.
Thomas Graham, formerly of this
c:t?. who was murderously assaulted
In iMvenpnrt lat week, is now pro
i ounced oat of danger.
'lie Bock Island B7ggy company
has the finest display of veh'cles on
t -e stam fa r grounds. See the ex
h bit while at hpriogfield.
m 1 a
mri.. i ia rrenz inviies me laaics
to her millinery opening Wednesday,
nur-rt - U (u i. bbe ba. toe
fi test line of pattern hats in the city.
A fat M nrl a iollr groH tif
guaranteed via the C, B. & (j. for
5 jnngatsia. Tak in tne atala capitol
and fair, ft only' for the round trip
James N. White, a former promi
nent farmer of Scott county, acrors
the liver, was accidentally drowned
last week in Montana while fording a
August Meinke got his left band
c-ught in a planing machine at Volk
6 to.'s mi.i eaietday. Dr. K M.
bala, who attended him, found it nec
cessary to amputate the first three Co -
eers of the band. Meinke's tome is
Tbxee good square meals and a
lucch savtd by taking the cheapen,
best and n iickebt route. Tie Bur
lington fu- Sprlre field tomorrow
John Wiese, employed at MaNevLa,
& Gansert's caodv factory, got the
first finger of his right band mafhedl
by a barrel of aurar dropping on it
We Invite tbe public to come and
examine our fall stock ana our woric-
manxbip and jou will surely ba mear
ured for a suit by Filter & C j. , 328
Ladies' shoe sale; $2.50 and 3
shoes fcr ft 98. paltnt leather, vel-
our, calf and kid, in heavy and 1
sols, width A to E; tizea from 2j
to 8. Dull? Bros.
Exclusive millinery opening next
Tueadav and Wednesday. You are !
c-jrdialiy invited. Oiteeen, ex-
on:?e millinery, 2i West fcecona
It's about time that big chunk of
ojal was moved out ot Mutet square,
wnert It bat been rvitg as au
veiurerueni since iaocr car. is l
no longer a curiosity.
A loiter received from Charles Mc-
llugh and party, who are traveling to
I'eoria by water on the Alary Ale,
states that they expect to arrive ail
that p'ace tomorrow evening.
We aro now located in our new
building at 1816 Third avenue, audi
have a complete stock ol gas audi
electric chandeliers and electric soi-
plies. Call and see as Bock Island
Kleotric Construction company.
Miss Younir will open the dancirgl
season at ladnttrial Home Monday
evening, Ojt. 7, by bfglnnm a I
series of dancing parties each sue-
ceedlng week on Monday evenings
Music by Ogden's orchestra; dancing
from 8:30 to 12.
Nothing will knock out Jack Frost
so coroplotIy as lodiana block or
Pocahontas coal. They ignite quick
ly, do not clinker and are cheap for
present orders. E B. McKown sells
this coaL Corner Fifteenth street and
First avenue. Phose 11US
Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Van Sant,
former residents of this city, are cel
ebrating tbe 70th anniversary of their
marriage at tbeir home in Lelsiaire,
Iowa, today. There are present five
children of the aged couple, including
Gov. Sam Van Sant, of Minnesota,
basides numerous grandchildren.
Gov L. M. Shaw, of Iowa, is one of
the guests at the celebration.
The Diamond Jo line will have a I
new hull built for the St. Paul this
winter and when she comes out in
the spring the will resemble tbe !
(jaiacy. as she wilt have a long texas
and her hull will be almott tbe same
dimensions of the Quincy. Work on
tbe Dubuque is now going on rapidly.
Capt. Killecn has decided not to make
a bide wheel boat out of her.
Corn in Rock Inland county is 50
p;r cent of normal according to the
report cf Crop Correspondent l nomas
Campbell. The average yield of oats
per acre is bushel anu tbe quality
vo per cent. The average yield per
acre of rve . is 20 bushels and the
quality 10U per cent. The condition
of Irish potatoes is 35 per cent of
normal aod apples 25 per cent.
A complimentary entertainment for
members and their ladies is to be
given tomorrow evening at the Beck
I-land Club, the program to be ini-
niihtd by Giffen's Orchestra enter
tainers, an organization that has won
quite a reputation for itself in the
pact few years Features of the en
tertainment will be Helen C. B'ck,
impersonator, and Signor Gicscio
harpist. The progratr begins at 8
Although a month ago it was freely
predicted by those interested in see
ing the proj acted plow trust go
through, that Oct. 1 would see the
American Plow company firmly
launched and doing business, nothing
fioal is l et heard of the fate of the com
bine. It is certainly not doing busi-
Dens, and in tho minds of manv there
Bti.l exists a large and persiste&t
doubt that it ever will get ou its feet.
It has been so long forming that it
has Iot momentum and n cooa deal
of local enthusiasm
Tbe Successful Doctor.
Tbi king of pursafory sent bis lictors '
to enrtb to bring back noma skillful
Chinese physician. You must look for
ont said tbe king, "at whose door
tlit re are no aggrieved spirits of disem
bodied patients." The llctor went off.
but at the bouse of every doctor they
visited there were crowds of walling
chosts banglus about. At last they
found a doctor at whose door there was
only a single shade and cried out.
-This man is evidently tbe skillful one
we are In search of." On inquiry, how-
over, they discovered that he had only
tfnrtot nVnetiee tbe day before. Giles'
"History of Chinese Literature."
To Be "Wise.
"Ef yon wants to git de reputation o
know In a lot." said Uncle Eben. -keep
ctin mi let do vuthuli feller talk. He's
J gwincter to go away wif do idea dat yon
couldn't bo p beln purty wise anter us-
' tenin so long to blra." Washington
Be brief, for It is with words as with
suubcams. the more they are condensed
tbe deeper they burn.
The average man gets angry, every
I nine ne is iu iu wiuuj, auu &uuno iv.
Tlamlin (standing before the tattooed
man In the dime museum) Heavens,
how that fellow must suffer if he ever
Hard wood, cano
Large 3-piece bedroom suits, PZfl
with large bevel edge mirror tJ J
Pretty patterns of lograia car
pets, extra beavy
Extension tables, hard wood. 6 O (f
feet long, well made and finished JjrJ
Give Us a Chance to Figure on That New House for Shades and Carpets. You Cannot make Money Any Faster than Buying Here.
It will pay you to Visit Our Rug and Lace Curtain Department. If You come Here, You will do as the Ret, Buy Here.
W. S. HOLBROOK.
103, 105, 107 East Second Street, Davenport.
Keep Your Eye .
on our list of frui's, vegetables
and poultry. We handle noth
ing but the choicest and best
goods to be obtained in the
market. If you really want
something nice in the grocery
line call us up. Phone 1031.
Inspect our list:
Green Be ana.
California (J rapes,
Spring Chickens and Turkeja.
1620 Seoond Ave. 'Phone 1031
Fall Hat Opening.
World Renowned Hats.
IS THE TLACE.
I Iarpcr Jl louse Block.
Everybody Is Interested
Tn tbe yaebta and bit tbe outcome of
the race il he. Wbil hould be of
quite as much Interest to all la our fall
)in-of Huiilnes mod Orercontlntrs for
au9b marve ousvalue kitId Is bound to
knock competition y Lib. We covet
cot tide nee and challenge competition.
Se-:cBd ve, Sick Island
i Why? Because we gire the b:st values
KEEP THE QUALITY UP
We do Business Strictly on the Merits of our Goods.
Large kitchen cabine s with
drawer and lljuc bin, strong. J
Solid oar center tables. 24 in. Qfhn
square, well finished J
Large comfortable couches, f f
spring edge nd tufied c JJ
Large arm rockers, carved 7EZ
It's pretty hard to know what to do, isn't it,
when every clothier in town has "the best at the
lowest price," and all "give satisfaction" and "money
back," and all beat the tailor to pieces, and "save
you a half to a third," and all that It comes down
to a question of faith in somebody. Is there
: an Rock Island that has
for IS years, whether it
hat, suit of clothes, or whatever it
in town that usually meets your most sanguine ex
pectations by doing more than it promises? Is there
in town where the goods are of the best making and
sewing and fitting always dependable? Is there
in town where invariably you find the price put a
little bit lower than the lowest? Is there
in town that has built up standards all through its business? When you name the store you have
named THIS store, and you can get your overcoat here for $5 to $15 and take no risk. An espe
cially attractive line of fall overcoats at
t.. I r-'-v 1 -ri
v ' -" : :
for the people's monejr, and shall continue to
AND THE PRICES DOWN.
You Take no Chance on Quality When you Trade H
China mattings, per
v ard 1
Ladies' desks in mahogany and y4
bird's eye maple
Good oil cloth, any width, per
Solid oak combination book- f SZ
cases, very large
Mixed on the
i.arge cmna closets, oval glass
ends v I jt 1
Large baby carriages, nice par-
asois. weu .upnoisterod, rub- GCZ
bar tires and break
Larjr sideboards with French
plate mirror, polished top 90
beea conspicuously faithful
sold you a linen collar, a
was? Is there
gets the Jlmjamsl Smart Set.