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THE AltGTTS,' TUESDAY, MAltCH 10, 1903.
i One Side of the
One skle of nny of our rus
looks fit to lt used in Edward's
J palace, or the mansion of Car-
5 The Other Side is I
Just Like It! t
I o tit i fill reversible 1'nfT.
nirs made from nny old thing, J
a Ingrain, Tapestry or Urussels.
Carpet Cleaning a
2223 FOURTH AVENUE.
TELEPHONE 5001. 2
It's Quality That Counts
. ii t-.'-t-. Si
In co.il it's quality that makes
heat, it's quality that retains it,
it is quality that makes possible
consumption of 'JO per cent of the
combustible part of it, leaving' a
li'ht, clean ash ; lastly, it's qual
ity Hint lessens your fuel bills
your' re not paying for dirt, refuse
or unbiiniables. The coal ve
handle, both hard and soft, de
serves all lite irood things v e and
our patrons say for it. A ton will
talk as loudly as a carload.
heap Tittets to- tDie
If you answered honestly you would probably wind up by saying: "Well, I gues3 1 am a bit of a chump."
Then why not investigate?
WThy don't you go out there and look around?
These very -cheap tickets are provided for just such people" as you, to enable you to go out and see for
yourself what a really wonderful and prosperous country it is.
If you can wind up your affairs at once, go prepared to stay; and when you get settled, send for the folks.
You will bo a man amongst men out there, not-a
drudge. In a few years, if you are worth shucks,
you will be prosperous.
At any rate, cut out the coupon in this adver
tisement, fill it out and send it to F. A. Hart, and
he will send you at once a folder telling all about
the ticket rates, how to go, the different routes
and trains, and about the comfortable tourist
sleeping cars. $5 for a double berth, holding two,
St. Paul to the Pacific Coast. Send for a copy
to-day before you forget it.
TIPS TO TRAVELERS
Queen On Crescent fast line to Bir
mingham and New Orleans. Two fast
Queen & Crescent set vice Cincin
nati to Atlanta and Jacksonville, the
best in the country. :
Only through car line to Asheville,
N. C, Queen & Crescent route and
IIorueseekersT excursions the first
and third Tuesdays to points in Min
nesota, .Iowa, Nebraska and Dakota
via the C, M. & St. I. railway.
One hundred miles
931 to California
To Kan Francisco, to Los Angeles,
or to most any of the principal points
Every day until June 13, 1003.
Via the Chicago, Milwaukee & St.
Also low rates' to hundreds of other
points, west and southwest.
Ask nearest agent of the Chicago,
Milwaukee & St. Paul railway for ad
ditional information. Colonist folder
free on request.
F. A. Miller, general passenger
agent, Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul
C It. O- Kail way.
Beginning Feb. 15 and continuing
until April 30, We .will have on sale
one way excursion tickets to San
Francisco and Los Angeles at rate
of thirt3-oue--dollars ($31.00).
Portland, Tacoma, Seattle and Pu
get Sound points, thirty dollars
Salt Lake City, Ogden, Butte-and
Helena, twenty-six dollars, ($26.00.)
Inquire 'Phone 11S0, C, P. & Q.
ticket agent, depot Twentieth street
and Second avenue.
Low Kates via the Kock Island.'
March 17, April 7 and 21 the Rock
Island will have on sale, not only
round trip, but a very low rate one
way ticket to a number of points in
the west, north and south. Kenieniber
our low one way rates to California,
Oregon, Montana and Utah are on
sale every day. The only line that
can give you through car service. For
full information call at depots or
citv office, lSi:j Second avenue.
Cheap llumn in Texan and Arkansas
Along the Cotton Pelt Route land
that can be bought for $2.00 and $3.00
an acre and up cut-over timber
ground that makes good grazing land,
furnishing range ten or eleven months
of the year, farming land for corn,
wheat, oats, cotton some of it pe
culiarly adapted to quick growth and
early maturity of fruits and vegeta
bles, such as peaches, pears, plums,
strawberries, tomatoes, potatoes, on
ions, cabbage, melons finding good
markets in the north at fancy prices,
on account of excellence of quality
and earlier maturity than in other
sections. An ideal-place for the man
of small means cheap fuel, cheap
building material, long growing sea
sons, short, mild winters a - land of
sunshine and plenty. Let us send you
literature descriptive of this country.
"Homes in the Southwest," "Glimp
ses of Southeast Missouri, Arkansas
and X. W. Louisiana," "Through Tex
as with a Camera." "Fortunes in
Growing Fruit and Vegetables," "The
Diversicr," a fruit and truck growers'
On first and third Tuesdays of each
month the Cottofi Pelt Iloute will sell
one-way tickets from St. Louis,
Thebes, Cairo and Memphis, to points
in Arkansas, Louisiana and Texas, at
"& coiirtittnff tins fkin.curi
4 iititi'4 .11 erupituti-. w
TMENT remove, .very nnaffthtly
:uri itorTH. uicr. lien, u-iier.
. wltu all rbe tnil. At dm.
gil'l jtlo. JubutUtu, Holkiwa J M ( '.. fliitadelpllU.
This Is your opportunity go out and seo the
country. Don't work for other people any longer.
$30 to Seattle, Tacoma, Portland; $27.50 to Spokane; $2G to Helena and
Butte, and rates in proportion to practically the entire Northwest. The
cheap tickets will be on sale every day until April CO. Special tickets
will also be sold to Minnesota, North Dakota and Manitoba on certain days in
March and April.
When anybody with good health, a willingness to work, and a few hundred
dollars in hand can go up in the Northwest country and buy a farm-home for
himself where land is cheap and plentiful, where all kinds of fruits and
vegetables flourish, where the climate is perfect, and where churches and schools
abound, it is hard to understand why people wear their lives out at home.
Renting a farm, perhaps.
Practically working to make somebody else rich.
Are you satisfied with your profit?
Are you putting away plenty for your old age?
Dr vou think vou are doine well for vour children?
COUPON. CUT THIS OUT.
F. A. HART, Passenger Agent C. B. &. Q. R. R.,
Rock Itland, Illinois.
Please send me your folder telling about the cheap ticket
rates to the Northwest, the trains, and inexpensive sleeping
half the one-way rate plus $2.00, or
round trip tickets at one fare for the
round trip plus $2.00, allowing stop
over going, and 21 days return limit.
For full information, address
E. V. LaBEAUME,
G. T. & T. A.. St. Louis, Mo.
DAVENPORT HIGH SCHOOL
WINS GAME OF BASKETBALL
The Davenport . high school and
Company A, of this city, played a
fierce game of basketball at the Ar
mory last evening. The first half was
prettily contested ami there was lit
tle advantage on cither side, the score
being in to H. In the second half the
local players took except icii to some
of the decisions of the officials in
calling fouls and after that they grew
discouraged and the visitors piled up
the lead. The final score was 24 to 10.
The lineup was as follows:
Company A Collier, center; Sulli
van and Ploomquist, forwards;
Sinythe and Charles, guards.
High School Crans, center; Webb
and Valerius, forwards; Fisher and
Officials llackctt. referee; Barber
ami Ueilly, umpires; Koch, timer.
. Taxes Due
Taxes for the year 1002 are now
due. Parties;' having no real estate
will be expected to pay their personal
property tax without delay. The law
in regard to the collection of person
al tax will be strictly enforced if
proir.7t payment is not made. Office
with S. S. Hull, real estate and insur
ance agent, room 13, Mitchell & Lynde
building. J. W. TU15BS,
"Just in the nick of time our little
boy was saved," writes Mrs. Y. Wat
kins, of Pleasant City, Ohio. "Pneu
monia had played sad havoc with him
and a terrible cough set in besides.
Doctors treated him, but he grew
worse every day. At length we tried
Dr. King's New Discovery for Con
sumption, and our darling was saved,
lie's now sound and well." Every
body ought to know, it's the only sure
cure for coughs, colds and nil lung
diseases. Guaranteed by Hartz &
Sales Greater Than Population of Illinois
Population of Illinois compared
with the sale of Single Binder cigars
and other brands of Lewis' factory.
Cigars sold during 1902 (internal reve
nue counted.)5, 801.300. Population of
Illinois, 4,S21,500. Lewis Single Bind
er factory sold 970,7."0 more cigars
than there are people in the great
state of Illinois. Greatest year's
sales in the history of the Lewis fac
tory. Reliable quality brought the
business. Peoria Star, Jan. 4.
A Kemarkable Case.
One of the most remarkable cases
of a cold, deep-seated on the lungs,
causing pneumonia, is that of Mrs.
Gertrude E. Fenner, Marion, Intl., who
was entirely cured by the use of One
Minute Cough Cure. She says: "The
coughing and straining so weakened
me that I run down in weight from
14S 4o 02 pounds. I tried a number
of remedies to no avail unt.il I used
One Minute Cough Cure. Four bottles
of this wonderful remedy cured me
entirely of the cough, strengthened
my lungs and restored me to my nor
mal weight, health and strength."
Harper House pharmacy; A. J.
Riess drug store, corner Seventh ave
nue and Twent v-seventh street.
Shake Into Your Shoes.
Allen's Foot-Ease, a powder. It
cures panful, smarting, nervous feet
and ingrowing nails, and instantly
takes the sting out of corns and bun
ions. It's the greatest comfort dis
covery of the age. Allen's Foot-Ease
makes tight or new shoes feel easy.
It is a certain cure forsweating, cal
lous and hot, tireil, aching feet. Try
it today. Sold by all druggists and
shoe stores. By mail for "3 cents in
stamps. Trial package free. Ad
dress Allen S. Olmstead. Le Roy, X. Y.
H?-if W i1 W Ms
1 ujoino?! M
FOK KENT-ROOM H.
FOIl KENT-Furnished rooms with all mcd
crn conveniences at HO Second avenue:
FOR KKNT - Nicely furnished front room
with heat. Inquire Hit Second avenue.
FOR RENT Rooms suitable for light house
keeping. Inquire PiaTwenty-tourth street.
FOR RENT Furnished rooms with good
table board. All inodera conveniences.
129 Second avenue.
FOR RENT Furnished rooms for light
hoimekepplng. Also bleeping room at
uoa Second avenue.
FOR RENT Furmsned rooms tor lleht
housekeeping: modern conveniences; also
sleeping rooms at 1116 Second avenue.
FOR RENT Furnished tront room with
heat in central location, suitable for two
gentlemen. Inquire at 1119 Third avenue.
FOR RENT Two furnished rooms for light
housekeeping to reliable parties. Refer
ences desired. Inquire at H30 Third ave
nue. FOR RENT Furnished rooms with pood
board in a private German boarding
house, all modern improvements, at reas
onable price. Mrs F. C. Hahn, 627 Seven
teenth street. 'Phone 636 Brown.
FOR KEJTT HOUSES.
FOR RENT A 9-room hcuse with furnace,
bathroom and gas. Inquire of So in mors
FOR RENT Good paying baber shop prop
erty on reasonable terms. Apply at 502
FOR KENT A 4 room modern flat with
steam heat 1104 Third avenue. Apply
lilake & Murphy, down stairs.
FOR RENT Ilrick house at the head of
Fifth avenue on Twentv-third street. In
quire of . H. Guyer or Keidy Bros.
FOR KENT A neat cottage of four rooms,
to small family: also three rooms on sec
ond Moor. Inquire at 1110 Third avenue.
FOR RENT The Silvis residence, consist
ing ot 12 rooms with gas and steam heat,
also large barn, on Aiken street, near
Twelfth. Inquire at 112a Twentieth street.
FOR RENT Fifteenth street and Sixteenth
avenue, two cottatres. 6 rooms and bath,
each 16; Fifteentn street and Tenth ave
nue. 5 rooms, bath, gas and turnace,
;oldsmith & McKee.
FOR RENT A 5 room cottage, good well,
barn and chicken house ami one acre of
ground. Only hve minutes walk to street
car line, location. South Park. Inquire
at 1122 Twentieth street.
L.OST Hunch of keys, benring name of
owner J l. Juni:e. liberal reward for
return to 519 Tweuty-third street.
LOST A white fox terrier dop. two sjots on
iaceand back, answers to name ot "Topsy."
Finder please return to6;52Twentieth street
and be rewarded.
LOST A pair of gid rimmed spectacles be
tween liartz & IiiihDfen's drug store and
Trerrann's mea'. maikei. Finder nlease
rt turn to Argus office.
ONLY one week longer to learn your future
irom me guieu nie reailer, Mauam
Iew. Her predictions prove so true that
her callers make several visits. Try her
and be convinced. Parlors 1107 Second
avenue. Full reading onlv 25 cents.
Kelatliit; to a Private Sewer.
He it ortlaine;! lv the eitv cuuiteil
f tlu eitv f Roek Island:
Secticn 1. That Mrs. P.. Gottsniann,
V. Deisenrith, Charles Yolinffberjr. A.
F. Swanson, Mrs. A. Osterinan, F. .1.
C. liriinswifr, Mrs. Sophie Otto. John
Matson, Mrs. A. E. P.ibb. Mrs. J. Mel
gren ami C. Anderson, and their nsso
eiates, are hereby anthorieI and em
powered to construct, maintain and
repair, at their solo expense, a private
newer to run as follows:
Uejrinninfr at a point in the center
of said Fifth (5th) street about fifty
five (3j) feet south of the south in
tersection of Fifth (3t1i) street with
Fourth (4th) avenue; thence runninff
south alonsr the center line of Fifth
(5th) street to Fift.h (oth) avenue, the
said sewer to connect and empty into
the existing- Fifth (5th) avenue sewer.
The said sewer to be of eiifht () sew
See. 2. That said named parties and
their associates, their heirs and as
signs, shall construct and repair the
said sewer under the direction of t lie
sewer committee and plumbing in
spector of the city council of said
city, and no person or persons shall
be permitted to connect therewith for
any purpose whatsoever, or to flow
therein any liquid or other matter,
without first paying to the city clerk
of said city the sum cf fifteen ($15)
dollars, the amount so paid to said
clerk to be divided between said nam
ed parties in proportion to the
amount originally paid by them re
spectively for the construction there
of. The said sewer, when completed,
is to be and become the property of
the city of Rock Island. II).
See. 3.v Whoever shall violate the
provisions of this ordinance shall be
liable and subject to a fine of not less
than ten ($10) dollars, nor more than
fifty ($50) dollars. .
Passed March 2. 1903.
Approved: H. F. KNOX, Mayor.
Attest: II. t. Sehaffer, City Clerk.
A friiTs "complexion" may le
stamped on her lover's heart, but
most nf the "complexion" comes off
unless, put there with Rocky Mountain
Tea. "Powder's a bad thing-." 33
j cents. T. II. Thomas' pharmacy.
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GOING! PUT AN AD IN THE ARGUS WANT COL
UMNS. going:: ARGUS WANT ad is read, PROSPEC
tive punciiaskks write you oil call on you.
gone::: and the property is sold.
THE EASIEST. QUICKEST AND MOST PROF1TA
P.LE WAY TO SELL ANYTHING IS HY ADVERTISING
IT IN THE ARGUS WANT COLUMNS.
AN ARGUS WANT AD INSURES YOU THE WID
EST PUBLICITY. TELL THE PEOPLE OP THIS VI
CINITY WHAT YOU HAVE TO SELL, P.Y ADVERTIS
ING IN THE ARGUS WANT COLUMNS.
'., V W4V ..' 't t . V'- Vk.
WANTED MALK HELP
WANTED Bell boys at the Harper house.
WANTED A hov collector between aee ot
fourteen and sixteen. Apply to Rock Isl
and Fuel compaDv, 2301 Third avenue.
WANTED A man who thoroughly under
stands recairing all kinds of stoves Steady
work to right party. Jones' Second hand
WANTED FEMALE HELP.
WANTED A pantry girl at the
WANTED A girl for general housework at
. H OH Third avenue.
WANTED -A cirl tor general housework.
Apply at 00 Seventeenth street.
WANTED -A girl for general housework at
once. Apply at 24 Twentieth, street.
WANTED - At once, a girl tor general house
work. Apply at ' 126 Twentieth street.
WANTED A second cook aLd a dishwasher
at Dan's restaurant, 1611 Second avenue.
WANTED At once, an apprentice girl at
La"renz' m'llinery store, 1321 Third ave
nue. WANTED Girl. Steadv position and good
wages to right parly. Call or address with
references. Geneseo Steam laundry.
WANTED Ladies to learn nairdressing,
manicuring and facial massage. Four
weefs completes. Catalogue mailed. Mo
ler college. Chicago, 111.
WANTED Canvassers. Address George
Schneider, 741 Twenty-third street.
WANTED Deputies, ladies and gfntlemcn,
lor a popular, up-to-date, progressive lra
ternal so:ietv. Call on or ado ress District
Deputy S. E "Van Noordf n. Room 1, Carse
buiid ng. Rock Island, 111.
WANTED A good canvasser for Rock Is
land county. Can make from tiv to tiiteen
dollars per day selling a small machine
needed by all mechanics and farmers. Call
and ses machine worktng at Webber's
b'acksmith shop, 2212 Third avenue, or
writ? me at 1023 Third avenue. George H
WANTED Trustwortny person In each
county to manage business, old establish
ed house, solid financial standing: straight
bona tide weekly cash salary $18 paid by
check each Wednesday, with all expenses
direct trom headquarters; money advanc
ed for expenses. Manager, S79 Caxton bldg.
WANTED An established wholesale house,
recently Incorporated, extending business,
desires to engage competent manager lor
branch house. Salary (lot) per month, ex-
fonses and commission. Must invest fl. 000
n capital stock of company, on which divi
dend of 6 per cent will be guaranteed, and
furnish sattsfactorv references. Address,
Secretary, box 4W Kansas City. Mo.
WANTED In each county, local resident
representative to sell our high grade ci
gars to the trade on a new proposition:
qualitv and price defy competition. Able
salesmen can easilv make from 200 to :u0
a month. Exclusive territory given; no
capital needed: no pay for samples ex
acted. Apply with references to George
Samels & Co., 6a-71 Dearborn street, Chica
WANTED Situat'on by boy ol 19 years, de
siring work on farm. Address '"K," 3;o3
WANTED Situation bv an experienced lady
stenographer. Can furnish references if
desired. Address -L M D," care of
WANTED To buy a house and lot forWiO
or f 1.000. Address M C, care of Argus.
WANTED To buy a horse weighing about
I no pounds, inquire at Haruett llros".,
1820 Third avenue.
WANTED Three unfurnished rooms for
light housekeeping bv April 1. Address
George Wilson, care Airgus.
WANTED Hy a small family a house of Ave
rooms centrally located: rent not exceed
ing iiii. Address K. M. F., 312 Fourteenth
WANTED Clear farms for equitv in choice
Chicago improved property. Will pay 10
per cent net on investment. E. B. Fry
singer, 125 Dearborn street, Chicago, 111.
WANTED Hoarders and roomers at the
Maucker house bv the day or week. l
per day or ft 50 per week. First class fare
and good accommodations. 1600-01 Four in
avenue. Mrs. Johanna Albrand.
WANTED- 5C0 horse owner to try Pecan
oil. Kemoves Ml intlammat'on from in
side wall of horses' feet, strained tendons
and torn ligaments. Guaranteed by Joe
Schroeder, the harnessman, 1935 Second
INSURANCE! on dwellings and household
goods a specialty. Oldest and best com
panies, lowest rates C. R. Chamberlln,
Mitchell & Lynde block. Phone 1030.
TORNADO INSURANCE Rates for city
property 30 cents per H00 one year, 40 cents
per 1100 three years. 60 cents per f 100 Ave
years. Call or address C. R. Chamberlln
Agent, Mitchell St Lynde building.
HAYES & CLEAVELAND The pioneer
agency. Old time and tire tested compa
nies. Fire. lightniDg. plate glass, tornado,
accident, lite, or almost any form of risk.
Ground floor offices 210 to 218, Eighteenth
WE WILL BOND YOU-Executors, admin
istrators, guardians, trustees, trustees or
any kind of judicial bonds: lodge and so
ciety oftlrers; city, state or U.S. govern
ment officials: contractors; positions of
trust: in fact, any kind of bond you want
(except bail bonds). Terms reasonable.
Hayes &. Cleaveland, resident managers.
Fidelity and Deposit company, of Mary
GOLDSMITH & McKER Insurance agencv.
Peoples National bank building. Rock
Island, 111. Represent only tlrst-class com-
?anies writing tire, tornado plate glass,
iabilitv. burelarv. accident and health
insurance. All i6licies issued upon the
latest plans and most liberal conditions
Surety bonds furnished through the Amer
ican Bonding company, of Baltimore, Md.
Open every Wednesday and Saturday
W. A. ROBU & CO. All kinds ot electrical
construction. Estimates furnished and
service prompt and reliable. Fine line of
gas and combination fixtures. 119 Eight
V4. VK V" ySr. vk. vr- " Wf V. 'fc
FOR SALE CITY PROPERTY.
FOK SALE OR KENT The 3-story bTick
building on First avenue that has been oc
cupied by the George White Buggy compa
ny. Inquire ot K. G. Frazer.
FOR SALE Two remaining east front lot
In the Dart Twenty-second street addition.
For terms inquire of R S. Dart, Jackson &
Hurst's office. Masonic temple.
FOR SALE A nice 8-room house with cis
tern, well and one and three-quarter acres
of ground. Inquire of Mrs. Bruhn. Twen
tieth avenue and Seventeenth street.
FOR SALE A Ave room house with bath
lot W)xi50. fruit trees and other small fruit,
good well, 25 barrel cistern, city water,
barn and carriage shed, located on Fortv
fourth street. Address S. E. Mattison, 853
FOR SALE MISCELLANEOUS.
FOK SALE A small, white poodle.
2109 Sixth avenue.
FOR SALE A Jersey cow with Hrst cait.
Will sell cheap. Inquire 113 Nineteenth
FOR SALE A second hand open burgv. in
good condition, will go tor 15 Inquire
1513 Sixth avenue. F. H. Anthony.
FOR SALE A good upright piano nearly
new. at a bargain and easy terms. Inquire
oi Miss Millie Cervin, 3S14 Seventh avenue.
FOR SALE One pool table, one ice box. two
show cases, one peanut roaster, one bar
ber outfit, two gasoline lamps and one
heating stove. Applv to T. C. Enright.
FOR SALE A general assortment of nurs
ery stock consisting of shade, ornamental
and fruit trees, grapes, berries, currants,
gooseberries, flowering shrubs, clematis,
roses, climbing and upright: rhubarb, as
paragus, etc. Leave orders at 1023 Fourth
avenue, at the yard or otlic. Room 4. I5u
ford block. Whv buv of strangers when
vou can come to the vard and see wht vou
"buy. Yard opens March 15. J. 11. Cleland.
E. J. BURNS Citv and country real estate.
If you have pro'perty for sale, list it with
me. If vou want to buy I will do my best
to get vou what vou want. Room 11, Mitch
ell & Lynde block. Telephone 1191.
MONEY TO LOAN.
MONEY TO LOAN on real estate security at
lowest rates. Marlon E. Sweeney, attor
ney, room 8 33-35, Mitchell & Lynde build
ing, kock isiana
MONEY TO LOAN In any amount, on any
kind of security. Also choice property lor
sale or rent. W. L. Coyne, 230 Seventeenth
WE make a specialty ot loaning money on
household goods, horses, wagons, etc.,
without removal and in a quiet way. Call
on us for quick loans. Fidelity Loan com
pany. Room 3tt, Mitchell & Lynde block.
WANTED To loan money on diamonds,
watches, jewelrv, hardware, musical in
struments, bicycles, clothing, dry goods,
furniture, etc. Highest cash prices paid
for second hand goods of all kinds also.
The above goods for sale at half the usual
store prices. All business transactions
strictly confidential. His new number and
location. 1623 Second avenue. Don't forget
It- Jones' second-hand store. Two rings
VILLA DE CHANTAL A home school for
girls conauctea ov -ine sisters oi tne lsi
tation. Rudimentary and higher branches
and all polite accomplishments taught.
Twentieth street and Fifteenth avenue.
AUGUSTAN A CO LLEG E Business depart
ment. A thorough business traininggiven
tor entrv into commercial lite. Terms
reasonable Apply at Augustana college.
HOTELS AND RESORTS.
GRAND HOTEL Famous Colfax mineral
springs. Oners best accommodations at
reasonable prices. Address William Frey,
LAS VEGAS HOT SPRINGS Located 6,767
feet above the sea. All the year round re
sort. A perfect place for rest. For partic
ulars address Dr. Daniel S. Perkins, Medi
cal Director, Las Vegas. N. M.
QKAIN AND PROVISIONS.
H. J. TOHER & CO. Brokers, Davenport.
Stocks, grain, provisions, cotton. Privaie
wire to New York and Chicago. Oflices
109 Main street. Telephone 407.
GEORGE H. SI DWELL & CO. Commission
merchants. Grain, hay and provisions.
Members of the Chicago loard of trade
and Chicago Stock exchange. Established
25 vears. No. 642 and M3 Kialto building.
Long distance phone. Harrison 2666.
PARI DON & SON Artistic interior decora
tion. Finest line of late papar carried and
skilled workmen employed. Moderate
prices. 417 Seventeenth street.
EMPIRE COAL & COKE COMPANY Whole
sale and retail dealers in bituminous and
anthracite coal. Promnt delivery servcie
Offices 1718 First avenue. Telephone west
HEATING AND PLUMBING.
CHANNON. PERRY & COMPANY Heating
and plumbing along scientific and sani
tary lines. Careful and skilled workmen.
Prompt attention. 114 West Seventeenth
street. Phone 1148
IF YOU WISH your money to earn a higher
rate ot interest man is paia oy savings
banks, call on Marion E. Sweeney, attor
ney, rooms 83-85, Mitchell & Lynae Dunaing,
J. P. WILLIAMSON buys, sells and ex
changes all kinds of second hand goods,
will pay more than any other dealer and
sells cheaper. All kinds of stove repairing
and cleaning done 'also. J. P. Williamson,
1515 Second avenue. Telephone 48S4.
DO YOU WANT AGENTS? Many years'ex
oerience nlaces us in a position to give you
valuable information along lines that will
assure you success. Ask for free letters
of information and bulletin of daily papvrs
that pay. We also start responsible par
ties In the mall order and agency supply
business. Lord & carver, Kacine, wis.
IF YOU WANT to buy, sell, trade or rent
anything, engage heipor secure a situation
. the Mail is the one paper inMolvne that can
do it for vou. Mail wants are popular and
Mail wants bring results. One-half cent
per word is the price to all alike, cash in
advance. 2-cent stamps will do. Evening
and Saturday Man, woune. 111.
McCASKRIN & McCASKRIN Attorneys at
law. Rock Island and Milan. Rock Island
efflce In Bengsion block. Milan office on
CONNELLY & CONNELLY Attorneys at
law. Money loanert. Oflice over Cramii
ton"s book store, 1719 Second avenue.
JACKSON, HURST & STAFFORD Attorney
-i , 1 1 -km.. In r T , --..J
LUDOLPH & REYNOLDS Attorneys at
law. Money to loan. 4eneral legal busi
ness. Nota y public 1705 Second avenue,
SWEENEY & WALKER Attorneys ami
counsellors at law. Office In Bengston
SEARLE & MARSHALL Lawyers. Money
to loan on good real estate security. Mitch
ell & Lynde block. Rock Island. 111.
McENIRY & McENIR Y Attorneys at law.
Loan money on good security; make col
lections. References, Mitchell & Lynde,
bankers. Office, Mitchell & Lynde build
ing. JAMES F. MURPHY Attorney at law.
General legal practice. Office room 12,
Mitchell & Lynde building. Union Elec
tric phone 5601.
WILLIAM M. WALKER Lawyer. Money
to loan General legal business. Notary
public. Real estate. Insurance. 1714 Sec
N. M. MOORE. M. D. Star block. Hours 10
to 11 a. in.. 2 to 4 and after 7 p. in.
DR. CORA EMERY REED-Homeopathic
physician. Soecial attention to diseases of
women and children; also diseases of eye,
ear, nose and throat. Office hours. 9:30 to
13 a. m.. 1 to 4 p. in. 321 Sixteenth street.
J. T. TAYLOR-Dentist. Office hours 8:3o to
12 m., i:30 to 5 p. m. 2isvi Eighteenth
street, opposite Union office. Telephone
LEONARD DRACK Architect and superin
tendent. Skinner block, second floor.
Office hours 10 to 12 a. m., 4 to 5;30 p. in.
LA Vts l4! I KS.
ROCK ISLAND STEAM LAUNDRY Baurs
feld & Sexton, proprietors. Fine finish and
quick service. 1814 Third avenue. Phone
THE LONGVIEW Park Floral company,
Meyer & Behrine. Props. Green houses
1U5 Fifteenth street. City store atCanode's
drug store. Plants, cut Dowers and designs.
HENRY GAETJER Preprietor Chippian
nock nurserv. Cut flowers and designs of
all kinds. City store, 1807 Second avenue.
CONTRACTORS AND KUILDERS.
JHN VOLK & CO. Contractors and build
ers Also manufacturers of sash, doors
blinds and mouldings, liealers in plate
window and art glass. Offices and factory,
811 to 329 Eighteenth street.
JOHN E. BERG STROM Jobbing a specialty.
Work guaranteed satisfactory. Four
teenth avenue and Thirty-second street
Phone West 1579.
Estate of Enoch Thomas Wilson, deceased.
The undersigned having been apioiiUt .l
executrix of the last will and testament of
Enoch Thomas Wilson, late of the countv ot
Rock Island, state of Illinois, deceased,
herebv gives notice that she will appear be
fore the countv court of Rock Island countv
at the county court room, in the city of Kock
Island, at the May term, on the first Monday
in May next, at which time ali persons hav
ing claims against said estate are notilled
and requested to attend tor the purpose of
naving me same aajusiea.
All persons indebted to said estate are re
quested to make immediate payment to the
Dated this 20th dav ot Februarv. 1903.
HANNAH E. WILSON, Executrix.
Estate of JohnConwell. deceased.
The undersigned having been appointed
administrator of the estate ot John
Conwell, late of the county of Rock Is
land, state oi Illinois. . cieceasea. nereov
gives notice that be will appear before the
countv court ot Rock Island countv at the
countv court room, in the citv of Kock Is
land, at the May term, on the Hrst Monday
in Mav next, at which time all persons hav
ing claims against said estate are notified
and reuuested to attend for the purpose of
haring'the same ad justed.
All persons indebted to said estate are re
quested to make immediate payment to the
Dated this 6th day ot March A. D.. 1903.
CLEMENT P. O'NEILL. Administrator.
Estate of Marv Howen. deceased.
The undersigned having been appointed
administratrix of the estate ot Marv Bow-
en. late of the county of Rock Island, state
of Illinois, deceased, hereby gives notice
that she will apjiear before the countv court
of Kock Island countv at the countv court
room, in the citv of Kock Inland, at the Mav
term, on the first Mondav in May next, at
which time all persons having claims against
said estate are notified and requested to at
tend, tor tne puriiose ot naving tne same
All persons indebted to said estate are re
quested to mane immediate payment to the
Dated this 4th dav of March. A. D. 1B.
FLORENCE GRAVES. Administratrix.
Notice of Fin I Settlement
Estate of John Hausch. deceased.
Public notice is herebv given that the un
dersigned. George W. McCaskrin. has this
dav hied his final report and settlement as
such in the county court of Rock Island
c ounty, and that an order has been entered
bv said court approving the said report, un
less object ions thereto or cause to the con
trary be shown on or lefore tne ICth dav of
March. A. D. Ii3.and upon the final approval
ot said report the said administrator will
ask lor an order of distribution and will also
ask to be discharged. All persons interest
ed are notilied to attend.
Rock Island. 111.. Februarv 23. ln.
GEORGE W. M CASKRIN,
' To All Persons Concerned
State of Illinois. t
Kock Island County. "
In the countv Court of said county. To the
April term. A. D. 1903.
Due notice is herebv given that the under
signed, guardian of Elizalieth E. Mewes, Ed
ward H. Mewes, Elmer A Mewes and Eilc N.
Mewes. minors, has filed in the office of the
clerk of the county court of Rock Island
countv. in the state of Illinois, a petition for
an order for tne sale of the following de
scribed real estate belonging to said minors,
situate, lving and being in the county of
Rock Island, in the state of Illinois, known
and described as follows:
The undivided one-sixth part of the west
half, of the northwest quarter of section
thirteen (13), in township sixteen (16) north
of range five (5 west of the fourth principal
mer dian. excepting a cart-way trom the
northeast corner thereof running west to
the public road thirty (30) feet wide, being
the same premises conveyed unto William
Krueger bv William H. Womacks and Eliza
beth Womacks. bis wife, bv their certain
rted bearing date January twentieth, A. 1.,
iKV and recorded in the office of the re
corder of deeds, in and for said Rock lslaud
county, in volume seventy-eight (78) of rec
ords of deeds, at page two' hundred and sixty-seven
(27) thereof, subject, nevertheless,
to the right of dower and homestead of Wil
belmina Krueger. wife of said William
And that said petition will be heard on the
first day ot the said April term. A. D. 1903. ot
said court, or as soon thereafter as counsel
mav be heard: at which time and place you
can" appear and obiect to said petition and
proposed order for sale, if you see tit so to
Dated this nth dav of February, A. D. 1903.
FERDINAND C MEWES,
Guardian of said Elizabeth E. Mewes, Ed
ward H. Mewes, Elmer A. Mewes and Elle
Attorney for said Guardian.