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THE ARGUS, SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 15, 1902
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Partly cloudy tonight and
Sunday, with probably show
el's. J. M. SHERIER,
Temperature 7 a. m. 42; at
Stoves at Wileher's.
Polly Pros. tonight.
Zazaro, 5 cent cigar.
For insurance, E. J. Burns.
Buy a home of Reidy Bros.
For tin work. H. T. Siemon.
Homes for sale. A. Push & Co.
Kend Simon Lewis ad on page 10.
Simon Lewis ad is on page 10. Pead
For real estate and insurance, E.
Dance at Turner hall tonight. Ad
mission, 25 cents.
Plenty of dressed poultry at Iless
Pros', this evening.
Fine silver plated salt and pepper
"0 cents a pair at Prookman's.
Take your children to the Cantata
of the Stars and educate them.
Just received a carload of iron and
brass beds at Clemann & Salzmann's.
Pressed turkeys, chickens, ducks
and geese at Iless l'.ros. this evening.
A rubber stamp at 10 cents per line.
Pock Island Seal & Pubber Stamp
Pugs of all kinds and sizes, import
ed and domestic, at Clemann & Salz
mann's. Call at Mrs. LaFren.'s and you will
be convinced that her prices are the
Anything and everything in the
line of carpets at Clemann & Salz
mann's. For anything in the line of furni
ture go to the big store. Clemann &
The soldier's lullabv in the Cantata
of the Stars is alone worth the price
National seal, $1. delivered in 10
hours' time. Pock Island Seal : Pub
ber Stamp works.
You may be overlooking something
good if you fail to read The Argus'
If Tou are looking for stoves go to
the big store. Clemann & Salzmann's.
A full assortment.
If you desire a rubber stamp, call at
the Pock Island Seal & Kubber Stamp
works, 2027 Fifth avenue.
Everyone is taking advantage of Si
mon Lewis sale. A present free with
every purchase of ?1 or over..
You will le delighted with the en
tertainment, "Cantata of ' the Stars,"
at Armory hall Monday night.
Dr. I. P. Enais, physician and sur
geon, also cancer and skin specialist.
Otlice, 303a Twentieth street.
Cleaning, pressing, repairing and
dyeing promptly done. New Fanitor
jum Club, 190'J Second avenue.
The Ladies Aid society of the First
Kaptist church will hold a sale and
slipper Tuesday evening. Dee.
Customers who visit Mrs. LaFren.'s
millinery are always satisfied with
the prices and styles of her hats.
Stop in and see 1 '.rook man's fine line
of ladies and gentlemen's watches,
sold at the lowest prices in the city.
lust arrived, a fresh line of import
ed drugs and spices. Charles 11 le
meyer, druggist, 5.'J4 Sixteenth street.
Hard coal is arriving. The Kock Isl
and Fuel company received a car to
day. More following. Price, $; a-ton.
See the fine line of bedroom furni
ture, chiffoniers and dressing tables
in all woods. Clemann & Sal.mann.
Dewey camp will give 'a dance and
refreshments at Carse's hall Monday
night, Nov. 17. Admission. 15 cents.
The Pock Island Ministerial asso
ciation will have its monthly meeting
at. the Y. M. C. A. chapel Monday at
10:30 a. in.
Admission to the Cantata ,of the
Stars is only 50 cents for adults; chil
dren, 35 cents, refreshments included.
Yon will miss a fine treat if you stay
Aid. Otto II. Pirkel, who has resign
ed his position with the Kock Island
Puggy company, has taken the super
intendeney of the Seehler Carriage
works in Moline.
While the Hock Island National
bank building is being remodeled the
entrance to Emig's tailor shop and
Walker's real estate oflice will be on
Hundreds of people are today hold
ing good positions that they secured
by reading the classified columns of
The Argus. That points to a moral:
(io, thou, and do likewise."
The photographs of the mayors of
the city of Rock Ishind from the year
1849 that hang in a cabinet in the
council chamber have been retouched
and remounted at the' order of Mayor
ljnox, and today they were replaced
much improved in appearance.
For Bad Cold.
If you have a bad cold you need a
good reliable medicine like Chamber
lain's Cough Remedy to loosen and
relieve it, and to allay the irritation
and inflammation of the throat and
lungs. The soothing and healing prop
erties of this remedy and the quickj
cures which it effects make it a fa
vorite everywhere. For sale by all
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THIRD AVENUE THROUGH TO SECOND
At this Thanks-
We propose to share our prosperity with the many customers whose
loyal support we acknowledge We begin Monday, November 17th
a 10-day Thanksgiving Sale, in which prices tell their own story
Chirva end SeiYd-Porcelodri.
Dirrier Sets for TKanksgiving
54 in. Silence
and plain Navy
and red serge
8 lb. Feather
Pillows made of
in the Curtain
These, are es
pecially worth attention.
1 fjp llavila.rd china.
dinner sets, pink
stippled old handles, and stipple
gold trimmed platters, vegetable
dishes, sauce boat, etc, a . regular
40.00 set, in this sale the tf
100 pieces for U.UU
Another pink daisy decoration, mat
gold handles and mat gold trimmed
every piece, plates ' also; this high
class set has been .r0.00. Because
the cups and saucers are mis
matched, we put it in this QQ
Six other Ilaviland china patterns,
also plain white Ilaviland china din
ner ware, Hanson shape, full assort
ment ready for this sale.
Grindlcys best Knglish semi-porcelain
dinner ware is made in the light
est prettiest shapes in the world. We
show for this Thanksgiving sale a
tasteful -'pattetn in. gold and enamel
ed blue decorations, regular 18.00
values, and say one hund- CA
red piece dinner sets for IwUU
If price is any object here. are some bar
gains in dinner sets to suit the most econ
1 dinner set, 100 pieces, tasteful
flower decorations, gold trimmed
handles, worth 12.00; just a
little mismatched makes set
1 dinner set, 100 pieces, pret
ty decorations in colors, only
10 dinner sets, 100 pieces,
decorated in brown, worth
Thistle pattern dinner sets, new open
stock pattern, just in 12 7Q
prettiest set anywhere for s
Very handsome and artistic line black iron and
cold candlesticks and candelabra don't think
they aren't good because they cost so little.
Pretty filigree open-work effect black
Black iron artistic candlesticks, 7
Black iron, ruby center, 33c
Aud so on.
Two, three and four light candelabra from 35c up
Banquet candles, all colors, at ier dozen, 20c
Candle shade holdersSc Caudle 8hades,ea 7c
Pretty tissue paper flower design shades 22c
Silk candle shades from 23c.
CRYSTAL, GLASS WAR.E
Soin be.mtifnlly clear aud fine crystal class
war for the table, cat star and cnt ptar bottoms,
including tumblers, fiuper bowls, oil . bottles,
pitohers, bowls and berry Sanoers, prices very
little for pieces so fine.
Thanksgiving Sale of Linens
We have placed our splendid stock on a special bargain basia for this
sale. There are bargains galore, double the usual display space and extra
salespeople to wait on yon.
FINE ENGLISH CHINA
A good variety of stately rich
English china plates, service plates,
and cups and saucers so much in
demand just now.
Plates up to $8 each.
Cups and saucers up to $5 each
Our own importation, direct from Tokyo, beau
tiful nd striking decorations, onuseful pieces of
china such as sugar and cream sets, tea pots,
plates, enps and saucers, pickle trays, bonbons,
etc Splendid and complete assortment.
CUT GLASS FOR THANKSGIVING
Bright, sparkling, new, rich cut glass, the
best assortment yet.
"Water bottles, celery trays, plates, bowls, all
new shapes and new cuttings.
Smaller pieces, such as handled olive trays,
jelly trays, oil bottles, etc., the variety is good,
the values excellent.
One Cut Glass Bargain:
Heavy deep cut, largo bowls, excellent
pattern, 4. SO value, for this sale
Olive dishes, 1.50 ones, each 1. 00
Cut flute tumblers, regular 3 50 glasses, ff
set of 0 for 1 .UU
Some very handsome water tumb- Q nn
lers, at per dozen, 1 O.vlU
Fine crystal sherbet enps, cut star,
ODD THANKSGIVING CHINA ...
Pattern Table Cloths
2x2 yds. and 2$x2 yds. square.
2x2i, 8x3 yds, 2x3i yds, 2x4 yds long
8 6tyles of fine Scotch damask in
patterns, new open border -j
effects, yard "xC
Napkins to match. 2.25 mod 3.00 dozen.
6 styles of extra quality Irish
double satin damask pattern cloths,
Arabian scroll borders with set cen
ters of perles, roses, pansies and
3 yds square pattern cloths
2J yds square pattern
2x2i yards long pattern
2x3 yds long pattern
Napkins to match, 25-in., 3.07 per dozen.
50 pattern cloths, full bleuched,3 yds lone.
2 yds widu, a special lot bouxtu at 1 IT
a bargain price for this Kale J
Hemstitched tablecloths, all linen, silver
bleached, plain white, red and blue borders,
3 yd cloth . 2 yd cloth 2 yd cloth
2.18 I 87 1.42
Fringed ablecloths, all linen, silver bleach
ed, plain white, red and blue borders
9 yd cloth U yd cloth 2 yd cloth
1.42 1.25 97c
lOO dozen napkins, bleached and half bleach
ed, all pure linen, size, f(
per dozou I.UW
C3 In, 72 In, 81 lo, and 90 inches wido
Full bleached mercerized table linen A7
63 inches wide, per yard V 1 2C
Irish Satin Damask, all linen, full 7 c,,
bleached, open borders, yard ' Ol
napkins to match 2 Uj dozen.
91 OO yard Table Damask 24 piecos cf line
ermnn. IrLh and Scotch tubie linen, open
border, plain centers, double borders, full
bleached silver and half bleache f flrt
the best values shown, for, per yard UU
Napkins, t tiud to match.
66-in. wide, all pure linen, half
bleached damatk, positively the best
quaUty to be had for, 50C
Napkins to match 1.00 per dozen.
10 pieces half bleached, all pure
linen damask, 2 yards ZQ
'.wide, yard OOC
Extra heavy 1.00 quality, 72 inch
half bleached Scotch table Q a
damask, yard Ot"C
. Hemstitched, plain linen and dam
ask, open work, 18x54 in. crir
scarfs, large assortment, eachOUC
Hemstitched, fringed and hemmed,
plain linen and damask,
size3 18x27, choice each, ZjC
Plain linen, hemstitched open work AQn
30-ioch square, each . -'C
A large assortment of 36-in to 45-In heni
stitchod lunch cloths in damask f ft(
und plain linen, for each UU
Fringed and hemstitched doylies, round,
oval, sijuare, damask and C
plain liuen, up from wfC
Extraordinary values for 25c. hemstitched
and hemmed. !iured huck. fringed, hem
siitiTieil and oen work damask towels,
plam white aud all colored borders, Tc
Fine figured damask toweling,
12jc to 4c per yard plain and figur
ed huck toweling 10c to 50c per yard
hemstitched damask 6ets as low as
$10 each fringed damask sets, f 3.50
each fine daruRsk towels, 50c, 75c,
8Sc and $1.00 each plain embroid
ery linens, 18 in., 22 in., 36 in., 45 in.
and 54 in. wide.
ODD THANKSGIVING CHINA
A Turkey Platter
Cracker jars from 4'Jc up
Chocolate pots from 3Jc
Chop dishes rrom 2-ic
Celery trays from 25c
Koval Vienna t in
ce.ery trays, each
Splendid assortment or
odd pieovs in chiua -p:i 1
dintf 8 K pickle tr;s.
je.ly dishes, ramakius,
Real china turkey plat
ters, handsomely decor
ated in Uowers and ?old
trimmed, worth up to 3.50
each, while they 9C
For the Thanksgiving Kitchen
Good sux.'l roastrrs with improved anti-burn ft-
corrugations and ventilator, regular 33c size, "
Others at 3st-, 45c. 07c, t5c
Complete line 'Nevcr-Uurn" Royal and Illinois
Everything in Granite Iron Vare
and at little cost.
Great bi Potilton blue turkey platters in
two sizes, 7.iM and
Flutes to match, per aoen. 1 .ou
Blue Jap. baking bowls,
Dover eeg beaters
New style wood handle
slotted mixing r.
57c. 39c. 29c
Nickel trays 35c,
25c. 1 be and
Nickel plated sjtud
Others heavy plate with
Hxed saucer and
Extra heavy 13-in ki when
fork with polished TC.
French Sabatiors (best
kitchen knife for all
arouud use in the
world) 25c to
up from . . .
Kitchen cleavers 29c
Carving sets, up
Best quality German,
EnclUh and American
sicel table cutlery.
Thanksgiving Sale of Furs
The best -and cheapest place- to buy Furs,
prices and lay in your Christmas gifts now.
Note these Thanksgiving sale
Genuine marten cluster
American stone marten
scarfs, 6 tails
Natural mink scarfs
German marten scarfs, very
Extra fine sable fox long
scarfs, two long tails
Isabella fox boas, very full
far, worth easily 10.CO, for
Children's and Misses' Sets
White hare sets, muff and
Tipped ermine sets, cheap
Chinchilla sets, muff and
Natnral opossum seta
Very handsome display of beaver, Isablla fox, natural lynx, red fox and
other stylish furs for misses and children at tempting prices.
Furniture and Rugs
At these price's it is no hardship to hvo new furnishings for Thanksgiving.
Lirge solid oak rockers with arms and
leather scats, wonh 2.50, ASZ
very special , for; this sale .1 ZJ
Solid - oak ' and elm dining, chairs
carved or. flat spin-lies, cane firnts,
braced arms, four styles, O
very cheep at ' 1 .C
Solid oak dining extension tab'es,
polished tops. lrg carved r n
legs, these are a bargaiu at
Other Fpccial tables at C 50,7.90 and a?5
Silil oak Mi'.eboarda with one drawer
lined, French plato mirrors, Q
Oih r wdoboanls for this sale at
12 bi, 14.60 and Ki.CO.
An immense variety to pick from
nml prices are low.
Th genuine Jnnpdowne all-wool
Smyrna rugs, largo size, - CCJ
for ibis sule 1 .VlC
Large all-wool Smyrna rugs -3 A O
email carpet 6Lte, only i?iTO
Oriental Rug Reduction Sale
Every Oriental m? reilnced i price for this sale, the discounts ranging as
high as 25 per cent. You may selcc f rt ru any of these well -known and de
sirable weaves Khivas llamaians. Cashmeres, Daghestans, Anctolians,
Kaznks, Shirvam. Kunlistans. BcUiarAs, Shiraz, etc., etc. llemexaber the dis
counts range up to 'lb per cent.
Thanksgiving Sale of
PLATED AND SOLID.
for sterling silver top
and peppers, worth 50c.
knives, set of
r-f for sterling silver tea spoons
for gravy ladles, gilt bowls,
elegant heavy handles.
1.25 and 1.50 for cold meat
forks, beautiful patterns,
for massive soup
for set of six knives and
forks, highest grade silver
plate, worth 4.60.
for 8-piece carving set.heavy
for baking dishes, heavy
eilver plate, new designs,
and 1.50 Two big lots of
solid silver, French gray
handle and gold olive spoons,
forks, cream spoons, bon bon scoops,
ladles, etc., a large variety to choose
from, worth half more than the price
1.00 and 1.60.
Thanksgiving S J1Qes
Prepare for cold weather.
Women's warm lined shoes, ereat variety of
styles, special values at 1.75, f f)f
Ladies' bid vamp, fur trimmed, house
. Children's buckle arctics, pair 42o.
Ladie' and misses' fleece Ck CO
lined storm rubbers U.C aKU JJl,
Men's heavv buckle arctics, the
1 35 kind u't
Men's casco calf and box grain shoes, heavy
soles, winter weiuht. the last of two lines
worth up to 1.76. this week pick f Q
your size at
Price arguments, quality arguments, variety
arguments, all combined in our attractive showing
of the newest of rail and
Vinter Jackets, Long Coats,
Suits, Skirts, Children's gar
ments and Furs of all kinds.
Compare our prices before
IV-.V' Vrr S
fix .-V c,
Warm fleece lined knit
Black mercerized Petticoats
flounce and ruflies very
Fancy House Wrappers of fleeced 7r)r
materials, U5o and J "C
Tennis Gowns in fancy 6tripes, in
fuil size OyC
JACKETS AND SUITS
Warm boucle and fancy mix- Walking Suits in Co
turcs in new winter C J9 verts, 'Mixtures and
Jackets U-fA Cheviots ver- up-to-
Stylish Coverts and Kersey Jack- date in style and care
ets in Norfolk, Mont;e Carlo fully tailored reduced
stales and natty 21-inch coats for this sale from $15
verv special Thanks- Q 7C and $18 to 10 00
Special Book ScvJe
We are somewhat crtiwlel for room
in our book department and to pre
paro for the big holiday block will sell
during this sale.
Cloth bound books by a number of
the best writers at 25c, j n
15c, 10c and Ot
The list of authors includes E. P.
Roe, Thrtckery, Dickens, Smiles, Du
mas, Henry, Meredith, Cooper, Dnna,
Miiyne Keid, Opt.c. liiant, tJchreiner,
Stevenson and ninny others equally
well known. These are decided bar
gains and will make excellent
Christmas gifts Prices 6c, 10c. lo
Eretello n;rcns - inai'ts and nnrFes
aprons atternoon tea uprons choice
of a variety of 'JC
Ladies' ribl)nd wool hose, 25o quality,
but not all sizes left,
while they lasc 1 v.
Good seconrls, ladies'
weight, double sole hose,
this week, per pair
Men's and boys brown canvas "2Q-
leggins, special value OVC
.100 line silk gloria utnbrellns, large
assort mi nt of hand'es. usually 1 60
anrl fl.cu. Thanksgiving " flfi
sale)rice 1 JJ
MILLINER V SALE
We have just made some large pur
chases of new Millinery, way under
price. Note these items.
Indies' walking hats of fine French
Felt, very up-to-date and worth from
$1.00 to 13.00. choice, fSJn
while they last JJLJ
Ladies tailor made hats,
f-tylcs, at a nominal
Thanksgiving Sale of
The biggest deportment and the
greatest display of beautiful and
useful articles for the holidays to
be found anywhere.
800 fancy pillow tops with backs,
regular 50o ones for TCr
this sale JJ
30-inch stamped center 1
pieces, for this sale
17x60-inch stamped 1
dresser scarfs, at only 1 C C
Laxlies Golf Gloves
The greatest craze Id the glove line
Beautiful colors In all-wool go f gloves,
the kind that keep 'your bamlx warm aod
looks u pil m kid move. Theie frlovea
w Import from 'Jerman y and Scotland
and they come ln whit, black and all
plain colors, also ln handsome fancy com
binations: isuu dozen to choose
from at per pair, bOc, 3 tic and
Ladies' gray and Egyptian ribbed,
heavy fleeced vests aud pants, Sr
should be 32c, but for this lot aCO w
Ladies' natural worsted plaited rib
bed fleece re s, a special purchase of
62o goods, for the Thanks- a Q
giving sale we say tOC
Ladies' natural all wool fiat knit
vests and ants, good 97c Tn
value, for this sale J Amtt
Ladies' Ecru and .ray fleeced union
suits, Dutvon to waut, Oneita CClr
styles, this lot. per suit OUL
10 do, ladies' black worsted plaited
tignts, tne f 1.25 kind 1 ff
for this sale I .UU
Men's natural all-wool fleece shirts nod
drawers, best finish throughout,
special for this sale JJC
Men's Tlvoll camels hair shirts find drawers,
a special m.ke, always soft and 1 ff
unshrinkable we price this lot JVJ
Blue and White
Men's fleece lined
25 doz. Men's
sale triple extract
10c per oz.