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THE AKGrUS, SATTJEDAYt APRIL 18, 1903.
HUMOR OF THE HOUR
'My account book," she said proudly,
"snowed that I had $8.15 more than I
really did have, so I felt at liberty to
expend the excess'
".But there wasn t any excess," he
"Oh, yes, there was," she replied.
"The book showed it."
"If you didn't have the money," he
urged, "it was a shortage."
"Certainly not," she returned. "It
was right there cn the book $8.15
more than I had and when the balance
was so much bigger than it should be I
felt free to spend the money."
"If you had had more money in yout
purse than the book showed," he sug
gested, "what then?"
l wouiu nave spent it, she an
swered. "Either way it's all the same.
And now he is trying to get her to
give up keeping accounts. Chicago
"Charley, dear," said young Mrs. Tor-
kins, "you know I never blame you
for anything that Is not your own
"But when the horse you bet on loses,
that isn't your fault, is It?"
"Charley, dear, the winner was just
as easy a horse to bet on as any other,
"Why er yes."
"No one forced you to bet on some
"Then I can't see that you deserve
any sympathy whatever." Washing
She put the book down with a sigh.
"What is it, dnrlins?" he asked.
"An, dearest, I in so nappy," she re
"But you had such a sad look in your
eyes just now."
"I know. I've been reading about the
unhappiness that the wives of men of
genius have always had to bear. Oh,
Alfred, dear. I'm so glad you're an or
dinary plus of a fellow!" Chicago Rec
Not Worth Breaking-.
Dealer These are the most beautiful
cut glass tumblers we have; S4S a
Mrs. Housekeep I'll take them, but I
want you to label them "Seconds. Imi
tation cut glass, $1.59 a dozen."
- Dealer That's a remarkable request,
Mrs. ,IIousekeep Yes. It's merely to
deceive the servant girl. Philadelphia
Covered the Bet.
"I hear Jim . Jonsing's dun got
pinched. What's got him in trouble?"
"Ilis sportin' blood. He bet de copper
flat he wouldn't arrest him."
"What did de cop do?"
"He took him up."
Lanncbed on Ilia Literary Career.
"I understand your son has decided
to go in for literature."
"Yes, and he's made a splendid start
"You don't say?"
"Yes; he went to auction this morn
ing and bought a secondhand writing
desk for only $4.98." Catholic Stand
ard and Times.
The I'nhappf Author.
Little Brother Let's see. What Is
the title of that new book of yours, Mr.
Mr. Scrybbler -"The Boundary Line."
Little Jtrotner Oh, yes. I suppose
that's what sister was trying to say
when she said it was- "The Limit,"
"Those Vermont farmers who say
they'll have to bear their maple sugar
disappointment philosophically seem to
have the right sort of grit."
"Yes; I'm afraid, however, that a
good deal too much of their grit will be
found in the maple sirup." Cleveland
Plenty of Room.
"Yes," said the detestable bore,
that moment my heart was in
"Of course that didn't inconvenience
you," said the sarcastic person, "for
your heart is so small and your mouth
Is so big." Baltimore Herald.
She I'm right because I'm right!
He How do you know?
She I'm right because I'm right. I
don't need to know. Pittsburg Ga
zette. The Vale of Silenee.
"And now our old time friend, Meek
ly, has Joined the silent majority."
"What! Meekly dead?!'
"No; married." Atlanta Constitu
Little Elmer Papa, what 4s the bone
of contention? ,
Professor Broadhead The Jawbone,
toy son. Judge. .
Continued lrom Ninth Page.
There is hardly a consolidation possi
ble that does not touch competition
somewhere. No law can compel rail
road compauies to compete; hostility or
rivalry is not commanded as a corptv-
rate duty. ,
"We thought the point settled for all
time in the sugar decision. Chief Jus
tice Fuller said In that case: There la
where the. supreme court distinguished
between acts which directly restrain
commerce and acts which only indi
rectly have that effect. There was
nothing. In the proofs to indicate any
Intention to put a restruint upon trade
or commerce, and the fact that trade
might be indirectly affected was not
enough to entitle complainants to a de
Mr. Griggs was asked if he agreed
with one of the counsel who was quot
ed anonymously as saying that the
closing phrase of the Judge's order in
the merger case providing for the
transfer of the stock to the present
owners or the railroads "practically
nullifies the whole effect of the deci
"I do not see the point." he answer
ed. "The decision is sweeping. It af
fects the natural right to acquire and
hold property. It is applicable to all
consolidations of Interstate competition
made since the Sherman law was
KILLS GERMS OF CATARRH.
Ilyomei Goes to the Root of the Disease and
Hakes Astonishing: Cores.
Catarrh cannot be cured bv the use
of pills, liquid medicines and so-call
ed system tonics. Under such treat
ment the germs of the disease will
still live in the air passages and in
crease and multiply.
Ilyomei is the only scientific and
thorough way to cure catarrh, kill
ing- the germs in the air passages, it
enters the blood with the oxygen,
destroys the microbes in the blood
and effect uallv drives from the svs-
tem all traces of catarrhal poison.
Thousands of testimonials have
been given as to the astonishing
cures made by this remedy. J. S. Nu
gent, treasurer of the American
Union Life Insurance company, of
Xew York City, writes: "Ilyomei has
completely cured mv tiaujfliter of ca
tarrh, from which she has been suf
fering1 for years."
Probably the strongest evidence
that can be offered as to the powers
of livomei to cure catarrh is the fact
that T. II. Thomas agrees to refund
the money to every customer who
can sav ilyomei has not. cured them.
Now is a good time to cure your
Sealed proposals will be received at
the office of Leonard M. Drack, arch
itect, until 1 o'clock, April 20, 1903,
for the erection of a three-story
county infirmary building. Flans and
specifications may be seen at the of
fice of the architect. Lach contract
or is to accompany his bid with a
certified check of two (2) per cent
of the amount of his bid, the same
to be made payable to the board of
supervisors, bhould the successiui
bidder fail or refuse to execute a for
mal bond for the full amount of the
contract within one week after the
same is sent to him, his certified
check may be declared forfeited, and
the letter of acceptance of his pro
posal may be revoked, and all obliga
tions on the part of all persons act
ing for and in behalf of the county of
Rock Island in connection therewith
will be released and annulled.
The board of supervisors reserves
the right to reject any and all bids.
Rock Island, I1U April 1, 1903.
T. 1L LEAS,
T. A. MKRRIMAX.
A Sweet Breath
is a never-failing- sign of a healthy
stomach. When the breath is bad the
stomach is out of order. There is no
remedy in the world equal to Kodol
Dyspepsia Cure for curing indiges
tioni dyspepsia and air stomach dis
orders. Mrs. Mary C. Crick, ot White
Plains, Ky., writes: "I have been a
dyspeptic for years tried all kinds
of remedies, but continued to grow
worse. By the use of Kodol I began
to improve at
once, and alter taking
a few bottles am fully restored in
weight, health and strength and can
eat whatever I like." Kodol digests
what you eat and makes the stomach
Harper House pharmacy; ' A J.
Riess drug store, corner Seventh ave
nue ana lwenty-sevenxn streex.
Chronic Bronchitis Cared.
"For 10 years I had chronic bron
chitis so bad that at times I could
not speak above a whisper," writes
Joseph Cofrman, of Montmorenci,
Ind. "I tried all remedies available,
but with no success. . Fortunately my
employer suggested that I try Foley's
Honey and Tar. Its effect was al
most miraculous, and I am now cured
of the disease. On my recommenda
tion many people have used Foley's
Honey and Tarv and always with sat
isfaction." All druggists
"Itching hemorrhoids were the
plague of my life. Was almost wild.
Doan's Ointment cured me quickly
and permanently, after doctors had
failed." C. F. Cornwell, Valley street,
Saugerties, N. Y.
EMPIRE COAL & COKE COMPANY Whole
sale and retail dealers in bituminous ana
anthracite coal. Prompt delivery servcie
Offices 1718 First avenue. Telephone west
THE MERGER STJIT
WANTED Bell boys at
the Harper house.
WANTED At once, three hoys. Apply at
isid.uu sasn ana uoir w orgs.
WANTED A bov to learn Tialntlncr anil m
per Hanging business. Apply at 1013 fourth
WANTED An experienced collector
Bergman's collection agency. 207 Brady
WANTED Several bright young men be
tween ages 01 18 ana 25. Ones willing to
work. Good wages. Inquire at Harper
WANTED HriRht youne man to travel, ad
iciuMcdou couect. salary weeuiyto
biiii mm an expenses. seu-auaressea en
ye ope for reply. Address Koad Manager
.kw xiearuorn sireci, umcaKO. ....
WANTKO A man with fair education, neat
appearance to travel in Illinois. Salaried
position; distributing sample . stock; fdate
aRe; advancement: references. Addressed
enveiojie. Assistant Manager Thompson
iut Dur uuuuing, juicago. ,
WANTED Men to learn barber trade. All
advantages ot steady practice, instruc
ttons. etc . until competent. Positions
guaranteed. Tools presented. Thirty
grauuates piacea last montn at top wages
Particulars mailed free. Moler Barber
conege, cnicago, iu.
WANTED FEMALE HELP,
WANTED Waitresses at Hotel Harms.
WANTED A laundry ' girl
at the Harper
WANTED A lady
to do housekeeping at 801
.t ouri a avenue.
WANTED A girl for general housework at
r-M jNineietntn street.
W ANTED Two experienced salesladies at
the Bee Hive, Davenport.
WANTED A lady cook at Merchant's
taurani.i'a xwentietn street.
WANTED At once, a competent girl for
genera nouseworK. Apply i"2Jd seventn
WANTED A competent girl tor general
housework in family of three. Apply at
t)U3 ciuqiccuIu street.
WANTED A competent girl for general
nouseworK: goou wages to right party
Apply at 1003 Second avenue.
WANTED A girl for general housework in
small tamny. mo washing. Apply at aw
Seventeenth street with references.
WANTED-Energetic ladv to Uavel in Illi
nois advertising ana collecting; f is weet-
Iv and all expenses. Address Manager
Porter, 300 Dearborn street. Chicago. 111.
WANTED Three ladies tt manage sale of
nne line ot toilet articles in. the three
cities. Experience not n'cessarv. Steady
employment. Old established llrm. Ad
dress L... care Argus.
WANTED Toadies to mace sofa pillows at
home: entirely new idea; ? to (f 14 weekly:
materials furnished. No canvassing.
Steadv work. Send stamped addressed
envelope. New Textile Manufacturing
company, Erie street. Chicago.
MliS. SUtGE'. the medium of Kewanee.
is now in Moline at ltv Sixth avenue. Call
and see this gifted lady. She tells your
past, present and luture.
CLAIRVOYANT life reader Benson tells
in trance, then it's written out, take it
home, if it does not come true money re
turned anv time. Tells names, tells vour
wish and how you can get it without you
saying one word, or no pay. Always at
home. No sign on house. Pay $1. Teils of
yesterday, today, tomorrow, forever. 1118
Secoid avenue, Kock Island. Benson the
McC ASK RIN & McCASKRIN Attorneys at
law. Rock Island and Milan. Rock Island
omce in Bengston block. Milan office, on
Main street. . . .
CONNELLY & CONNELLY Attorneys at
law. Money loaned. Omce over Cramp
ton's book store, 1719 Second avenue. .
JACKSON, HTJRST & STAFFORD Attorneys
at taw. omce in kock island National
bank building. .
LTJDOLPH & REYNOLDS Attorneys at
law. Money to loan. General legal busl
ness. Nota-v public 1705 Second avenue,
Bu ford block-,
SWEENEY & WALKER Attorneys and
counsellors at law. Office in Beneston
SEARLE & MARSHALL Lawyers. Money
to loan on sood real estate security. Mitch
ell & Lynde block. Rock Island, III.
McENIRY & McENI R Y Attorneys at law.
Loan money on rood security: make col
lections. References, Mitchell & Lynde,
bankers. Office, Mitchell St Lynde build
ing. JAMES F. MURPHY Attorney at law
General legal practice. Offlce 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. m., 8 to 4 and after 7 p. m. . .
DR. CORA EMERY REED Homeopathic
physician. Soecial attention to diseases ol
women and children; also diseases of eye,
ear, nose and throat. Offlce hours, B.-30 to
13 a. m., 1 to 4 p. m. 331 Sixteenth street.
J. T. TAYLOR Dentist. Offlce hours 8:o to
18 m., 1:80 to 5 p. m. siBtf Eignieenin
street, opposite Union offlce. Telephone
LEONARD DRACK Architect and superin
tendent. Skinner block, secona noor.
Offlce hoars 10 to 12 a m. 4 to 60 p. m.
THE LONQVIEW Park Floral company,
Mever A Behrint. props, ureeo nouses
IHd Fifteenth street-
Plants, cut flowers
HENRY GAETJER Preprietor Chipplan-
nock nursery. Cut nowers ana aesigns oi
all kinds. City store. 1807 Second avenue.
CHANNON, PERRY & COMPANY Heating
and plumbing along scientinc ana sani
tary lines. Careful and skilled-workmen.
Prompt attention. 114 West Seventeenth
street. Phone, li-w - 1 , -. - i
CONTRACTORS AND liCXtrDERS.
JHN VOLK & CO. Contractors ana build
ers Aso maauMciuicin vi sd&u, uwii
blinds and mouldings. Dealers in plate
window and art glass. Offices and factory,
811 to 329 Eignteentn street. .
PARIDDN & SON Artistic interior decora-
tion. -Finest line of late papsr carried and
417 Seventeenth street.'
ROCK ISLAND STEAM LAUNDRY Baurs
; f eld & Sexton, proprietors. Fine finish and
quick service. 1814 Third avenue Phone
west 1283. - -
MATRIMONXAL--If you desire to marry
: and 'better your condition . you can do so if
you will write us in xonhden e, stating
age; both sexes. Home, and, '.Comfort,. To
ledo, Ohio-1 . . t-.
FOB KENT ROOMS.
FOR RENT Two unfurnished rooms,
quire at 1 152 Thirty-first Btreet.
FOR RENT A furnished room with modern
conveniences at 1318 Third avenue.
FOR RENT Furnished rooms with all mod-
ern conveniences at 810 secona avenue.
FOR RENT Furnished room suitable tor
: two gentlemen. Apply at K7 Twentieth
street, - ' . .
FOR RENT A nicely furnished front room
- with all modern conveniences at W0 Flf-
FOR RENT Furnished rooms for light
housekeeping: ,also sleeping room at 14V'A
occunu avenue. .,
FOR RENT Two large, nicely furnished
iront rooms with bath, gas and heat at .915
FOR RENT Furnished rooms with good
table ooaru. .au modern conveniences.
1239 Second avenue. .
FOR RENT Furnished room with good
board in private lamiiy. i-rice i per
weex. Appiy hov Twenty-ninm street.
FOR RENT -Furnished rooms lor light
nouseKeeping motiern conveniences. Al
so sleeping rooms. 11 16 Second avenue.
FOR RENT Four unfurnished rooms for
light housekeeping All modern conven
iences. Apply at 1H8 Twenty-second street.
FOR RENT Furnished front room with
heat In central location, suitable for two
gentlemen. Inquire at 1110 Third avenue.
FOR RENT Three unfurnished rooms with
modern conveniences, suitable tor light
housekeeping, at 25 Tweuiy-iourtn street
FOR RENT Two furnished rooms for light
housekeeping to rename parties. Keier-
ences desired. Inquire at 143U Third ave
FOR RENT A nicelv furnished room, light.
airv anu wun soutn exposure suitable lor
nrn and mte or two gentlemen. Apply
at zaji l ounu avenue, upstairs.
FOR RENT Furnished rooms with pood
board in a private German boarding
nouse. ail moaern improvements, at reas
onable price. Mrs F. C Ilahn. Twentieth
street and Ninth avenue. PboneBJ6 Brown.
FOR RENT HOUSES.
FOR RENT An eight-room house at SOS
Twenty-llrst street. Inquire of E. H Staf-
loru, Masonic 'l empie.
FOR RFNT A modern flat corner of Twen
ties street and Fourth avenue; heat fur
nished, M. M. Sturgeon.
FOR KENT April 1 a 7 rocm cottage steam
neatea. .ana not ana cola water lurnishea;
goou launary. m. m. sturgeon.
FOR KENT 1011 Fourth avenue, ten rooms:
001 Twentieth street, nine rooms, bath and
lurnacc. Goldsmith & McKee.
FOR RENT Brick house at the head of
Fifth avenue on Twenty-third street. In
quire of E. U. Guyer or Keldy Bros.
FOR RENT A modern 10-rooni brick resi
dence with bath, furnace and laundry at
627 Seventeenth street Apply at C34 Eigh
OK RENT A modern 12-room brick resi
dence with bath, suitable for rooming
hou --e. at 637 seventeenth street. Apply at
ttfi Kigmeenm street.
FOR RENT A 6-room flat corner ot Twen-
t eth street and Sixth avf nue. steam heat
ed, hot and cold water furnished and good
launury. ai. jni. sturgeon.
FOR SALE CITY PROPERTY.
FOR SALE OR RENT A store room, 1611
Third avenue Inquire at 825 Twenty-
FOR SALE Cheap. Three-room cottage
wun lot 40X144 sti75 cash. Also a merry
go-rouna. inquire nxi 'renin avenue.
FOR SALE OR RENT The 3-story brick
, building on First avenue that has been oc
cupied by the George White Buggy compa
ny, inquire oi u. a razer.
FOR SALE Two remaining east front lots
in the Dart Twenty -second street addition.
For terms inquire of R. 11. Dart, Jackson A
i urst s ouice, Masonic tempie.
FOR SALE A nice 8-room house with two
cistrens, well and one and three-quarter
acres or grouna. inquire oi Airs. Brunii.
Twentieth avenue and Seventeenth street.
FOR SALE -At a bargain if taken soon, a
5-room house almost new. Inquire of
John Sherman, block west of Ninth
street. South Rock Island, or J. P. Siemon's
FOR SALE FARM PROPERTY.
FOR SALE 817-acre farm, good buildings
ana sou. one-nair mile lrom town, price
-". per acre. D. P. Bond & Son, Winamac,
FOR SALE MISCELLANEOUS.
FOR SALE-Registered English Pointer
pups. Inquire at 27U3 Fifth avenue.
FOR SALE-Cheap. First class organ. Ap
ply room 3s Mitcneu & Lynde building.
FOR SALE-Cheap. A 20-foot counter and
shelving; also a 3-gallon coffee urn at 224
FOR SALE-Setot dining room furniture.
bed room turniture, cooking range, gas
range and laundry stove. Apply 2-2.3 Sev
FOR SALE One black walnut bedroom
suite and springs, one couch and folding
nea combinea, one reingerator and otner
nousenoia articles. Apply 036 Eignteentn
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 orhc, Room 4, Bu-
ford block. Why buy of strangers when
ou can come to tne yara ana see wnat you
uy. Yard opens March 15. J. H. Cleland.
LOST AND FOUND
LOST Tuesday evening on Ninth street be
tween seventh ana Fourth avenues, a 14-
foot ladder. Finder notify R. G. Sum
mers, new phone 5122. ...
LOST A purse between Eighth-and-a-half
avenue and Twenty-nftnstreetand Second
avenue and Eighteenth street. Finder re
turn to Xo25 Elghth-and-a-halt avenue arid
- oe rewaraea.
INSURANCE on dwellings and bouseaold
goods a specialty. Oldest and best com'
panles, lowest rates. C. R. Chamberlin,
Mitcneii & Lynae oiock. pnone 103a
TORNADO INSURANCE Rates for City
property Si) cents per 1100 one year, 40 cents
per 1100 three years. 60 cents per C100 Ave
years. Call or address C R. Chamberlin
Agent, Mitchell St Lynde building.
HAYES & CLEAVELAND The pioneer
agency. Old time and. lire tested compa
nies. Fire, lightning, plate glass, tornado,
accident, lite, or almost any form of risk.
Ground floor offices 810 to 818, Eighteenth
WE WILL BOND YOU Executors, admin
istrators, guardians, trustees, trustees or
any kind of judicial bonds; lodge and so
ciety officers; city, state or U. s. govern
ment . officials; contractors; positions-of
trust; in fact, any kind of bond you want
(except iau oonas;. xerms reasonable.
Hayes & Cleaveland, resident managers,
Fidelity and Deposit company, of M ary
GOLDSMITH A McKEE Insurance agency,
Peoples National bank building,- Rock
Island, 111. Represent only hrst-class com-
fame8. writing nre, tornado, plate glass,
lability, burglary, accident and health
insurance. All policies 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
A,nj,u-saiesraan ou montniv and ex
penses) permanent. , Brown Bros, com-
pauy, itocnester. N. Y- ,
WANTED Several persons ot good charac
ter to manage district offices in each state
for house of long standing, salary 20
":cir jo casn cam inursaay direct lrom
the main office with all expenses. Colonial
hah'I'eu- Trustwortny person in each
WUULT UJ lildUUC UUhl IirKX. nin Rtah ah.
ed house, solid financial standing: straight
uuua uuc nrcny -ctsu salary rio paid by
check each Wednesday, with all expenses
"ei.tiium iirnuq udi ters; money advanc
ed for expenses. Manager, 379 Caxton bldg.
WANTED An established wholesale house.
recently incorporated, extending Vtnsineaa
A Mlr.B t UTIll '! .r. ......... . .
a uucv. wiupcicm manager jor
branch house. Salary ftioo per month, er-
ueusea auu luiuuiissioa. M USl invest (1.000
ju capnai biock oi company, on which divi
dend of 6 per Cent will be guaranteed, and
furnish satisfactory references. Address,
wanted in each county, local resident
representative to sell our high grade ci
gars to the trade on a new proiwsition:
quality and price defy competition. Able
salesmen can easily make from tzuo to woo
a montn. exclusive territory given; no
capital needed; no pay lor samples ex
acted. Apply with references to George
Samels &. Co., 6r7l Dearborn street, Chica
wanted Position as chambermaid by
i.iuy o-i years oi age. Ada l ess W. P., care
uiivl given away ior lining purposes on
i weuiiem street. Apply . to II. E. lirell
715 Seventeenth street. .
IF YOTJ WISH your money to earn a higher
i die oi i merest tuau is paia Dy savings
banks, call on Marion E. Sweeney, attor
ney, rooms 33-S3. Mitchell & Lvnde building
j. sr. yviijijiAMsu: buys, sens and ex-
cnanges ail inds ot second hand goods.
Will nav more than anv other riralpr and
sells cheaper. All kinds of stove repairing
tuu ucduiug uone uso. j. r. Williamson,
1515 Second avenue. New telephone Slot. ,
DO YOU WANT AGENTS? Many years' ex
perience piaces 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 papors
mat pay. we aiso start responsible par
ties In the mall order and agency supply
business. Lord & Carver. Racine, Wis.
IF Y.OTJ WANT to buy, sell, trade or rent
anytning, engage neipor secure a situation
the Mail is the one paper In Moline that can
do It for you. Mall 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 Mail. Moline, I1L
AUCTION Commencing Monday. April 20.
at i :.iu p. in., tne ioiiowing goous will be
sold at public auction sale to continue
until everything is sold: 1 parlor suite. 1
extra tine bedroom suite. 1 writing desk,
1 sideboard. 60 yards Brussels carpet. 1
Garland hard coal stove, 6 rorking chairs.
l brass bed. 2 iron beds, dressers and
washstands. 1 Jewel ranfe. i Jewel gas
range. 1 blue flame oil stove. 1 gasoline
stove, 1 cupboard and 2 center tables 1
dining room table. 12 dining room chairs.
1 icebox. 1 Webster's Encyclopaedia. 1
coffee urn and other tooils toojiumerous
to mention. Everything as goStl as new
at 2J4 Seventeenth'street.
VILLA DE CHANTAL A home school for
girls conducted bv the Sisters of the Visi
tation. Rudimentary and higher branches
ana an pome accqrnpiisomenta taugnt.
l-wentiein street anu r iiieentn avenue.
AUGUSTAN A COLLEGE Business depart
ment A thorough business trainlne eiven
for entry into commercial lite. Terms
reasonable. Apply at Augustana college.
HOTELS AND RESORTS.
GRAND HOTEL Famous Colfax mineral
springs. Offers best accommodations at
reasonable prices. Address William Frev.
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 auaress ur. w.miei s. fersins. Meal
cat uirector. Las Vegas. N. M,
MONEY TO LOAN.
MONEY TO LOAN on real estate security at
lowest rates. Marion E. Sweeney, attor
ney, rooms 33-35, Mitchell & Lynde build
ing, kock. isia.no.
MONEY TO LOAN In any amount, on any
kind of security. Also choice property tor
saie or rent. vv. L. coyne. 330 seventeenth
Btreet, up stairs.
WE make a specialty ot loaning money on
nousenoia goous. norses. wasrons. etc..
without removal and in a quiet way. Call
on us ior quicK loans. luenty Loan com
pany, itoom 38, jvmcneii & L.ynue block.
WANTED To loan money on diamonds.
watcnes, leweiry. naraware. musical in
struments, bicycles, clothing, dry goods.
lurmture, etc raiguesi casu prices paia
ior seccna nana gooas oi an Kinus aiso.
The above goods for sale at half the usual
store prices. All business transactions
strictly confidential. His new number and
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It you nave property ior sale, list it witn
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to get you wnat you want, itoora 11, Mitcn
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Estate of Henry Burgower. deceased.
The underslened havine been appointed
administrator with will annexed of the es
tate of Henry Burgower. late of the county
of Rock Island, state of Illinois, deceased.
hereby gives notice that he will appear be
iore the countv court ot Rock Island county
at the county court room, in the city of Rock
Island, at tne June term, on tne urst Monday
in June next, at wnicn time an persons nav
ing claims against said estate are notified
ana requestea to attena ior tne purpose oi
naving tne same aajustea.
All persons indebted to said estate are re
quested to make Immediate payment to the
uatea mis Bin aay or April a. ij.. lwra.
Administrator with will Annexed.
Notiee of Publication Chancery.
State of Illinois. i
Rock Island Countv. f
In the Circuit Court, May term, A. D.. 190.
Thomas Mansill vs. Joseph Gough. Lydia
uoueu, wiiiiam jicksuu, waiter itougn,
Lydia Gough, Jr. Ann Teskey, George
Teskev, Alvin Teskey. George Teskey. Jr..
Stanley Teskey and Charles Joseph Tes
Affidavit or non-resiaence or Lyaia Gougn,
Jr. Walter GonEh. Ann Teskev. Georce
Teskev. Jr.. Stanley Teskey and Charles Jo-
sepn lestey imnieaoea wun tneaooveae-
tenaant8. josepn uougn. ivaia uouen ana
William Jackson, having been hied in the
Clerk's - office of the circuit court of said
county, notice Is toerefore hereby given to
the said non resident defendants that the
complainant filed his bill ot complaint In
said court, on thechancerv side thereof, on
the second day of April. 1903, and that there
upon a summons issued out of said court.
wherein said suit is now pending, returna
ble on tne urst Monday in tne montn or May
next, as Is by law requirea. jow, uoiess
you. the saia non-resiaent aetenaants above
namea. soaii iersonauy oe ana appear be
fore said circuit court, on tne nrst aav oi tne
next term thereof, to be begun and bolden at
Rock Island in said county, on the first
Monday in the month of May next, and
plead, answer or demur to the said com
plainant's bill of complaint, the same and
the matters arid things therein charged and
Stated will be taken as confessed, and a de
cree entered against, you according to the
prayer of said bin.
STUBGEON & SXELCK, Compt s. Sols.
W. A. ROHU &. CO. All kinds ot electrical
construction. Estimates furnished and
service prompt and reliable. Tine line ol
gas and combination fixtures. 119 Eight
Estate of John Blake Larkin. deceased
The undersigned having been appointed
executrix of the last will and testament of
John Blake Larkin. late of the county ot
Rock Island, state of Illinois, deceased.
hereby gives notice that she will appear be
fore the county court of Rock Island county
at the county court room, in the city ot Kock
lsiana, at tne June term.onttre first Monday
in june nex i, at wnicn ume an persons nav'
I iug claims aizainst said estate are notified
1 ..... 1 ........ n .. I ... n ...... ,1 . n .V... . .. f
and requested to attend lor the puriose of
naving me same acijustea.
AU iK-rsons indebted to said estate are re
quested to make immediate payment to the
Dated this i.th day ot April. 190.1.
CLARA J. LA K KIN, Executrix,
Estate of John (Jalfey, deceased.
The undersigned havine been appointed
administrator of the estate of John
Galley, late of the county of Kock Island
state of Lllinois.deceased, hereby gives notice
mat oe win appear beiore tne county court
of Rock Island county at the county court
room, in the city of Kock Island, at the
May term on th first Monday in May next
at which time all persons having claims
against said estate are notinea and request
ed to attend for the purpose of having the
Ail persons lnuentea to saia estate are re
quested to make immediate payment to the
Dated tnis itn day of March, a. d. 1903.
JOHN T. GAFFEY. Administrator.
Notice of Publication In Chancery.
State of Illinois. I ..
Rock Island County. 's:"
In the circuit court of said countv. to the
May term. A. D. 1903. Bill for appointment
Charles P, Skinner, James C. Skinner, Ed
ward S. Skinner and Bert S. Skiuner, and
Charles P. Stinner, administrator cum
lestamento annexo of the estate of Porter
Skinner, deceased, vs. Charles F. Hemen
wav. Mary Anslev Skinner. Charles W.
Skinner, Abigal Hull. Horace P. Hull, Mrs.
Charles B. Jones nee Martha Cook. Louisa
Cook, Mrs. N. A. Piatt nee Julia Cook: Ethel
Courtney Soule, child of Mary Cook, de
ceased. Bertha Cook, Mary Cook. Jennie
Cook, trustee for the Episcopal churcn of
Columbus, Wis.. Harriet Winsor. Nancy
Bradlev, Cornelia Anderson, Etta Van
Cott. Joseph Morse, Frank Morse. Armilla
Gregorv, Volney Gregory, Almlna Sim
mons, Henrietta Lathrop, William Owens,
Susan Kilbourn, Joseph Owens. Carev D,
Davie, committee of the Person of Joseph
Owens, Mary Ann Stevens. Kate Skinner
w right. Ida Jinnear, Kate Sweetland
Matie Fenton. Tuna Wright. Leste
Wright, I.eona Stewart. Belle Stewart,
William Wilcox. Civile Wilcox. Vivian O
Wheelock. Frank Wilcox. Emily Chap
man. Erueline Webber. De.ia Sinuh.C urtis
Wallon. Graham Walton, Adelia Freeman
Belie spiniiev. Mary Goff. Frank L. Win
sor, Ciara Kmilv Winsor, the Episcopal
church in the city of Genet-eo. Illinois, and
its trustees or other dul v autbo; lzed a Kent
the Episcopal church in the citv of Moline
Illinois, and its trustees or other dulv au
tborized agent: the Episcopal church in
the City ot Kock Isiaud. Illinois, and its
trusttes or other dulv authorized acent
the Episcopal church of the city of Colum
Affidavit ot the non-resIdenc of the above
defendatts: Mary Ansley Skinner. Mrs
Charles B. Jones. Horace P. Hull. Louisa
Cook, N. A. Piatt, Ethel Courtney Soule.
child of Marv Cook, deceased: Bertha Cook.
Mary Cook. Jennie Cook, trustee for the
Episcopal church of Columbus. Wisconsin
Hariett Winsor, Nancv Bradley. Cornelia
Anderson. Etta Van Cott. Joseph Morse.
Frank Morse. Armilla Gregory, Volney
Gregory. Aimina Simmons, Henrietta Li
throp. William Owens, Susm Kilbourn. Jo
seph Owens, Carev D. Davie, committee of
the person of Joseph Owens: Marv Ann Ste
vens, Kate Skinner Wright. Ida Jinnear,
Kate Sweetland, Matie Fenton. Tuna
Wright, Lester Wrijifct. Leona Stewart
Belie Stewart. William Wilcox. Clvde Wil
cox. Frank Wilcox. Vivian O. Wfleelock
Emily Chapman. Emillne Webber. Delia
Smith. Curtis Walton. Graham Walton
Adelia Freeman, Belie Spinnev. Mary Goff
Clara Emilv Winsor, Abigal Hull, and tne
Episcopal church in the citv of Columbus.
Wisconsin, and the unknown residence of
Abigal Hull, impleaded with the above de
fendants. Charles F. Hemenwav, Charles W
Skinner, Frank L. Winsor, the Episcopal
church in the citv of Geneseo. Illinois, and
its trustees or other duly authorize.1 agent;
the Episcopal church in the city of Moline,
Illinois, anu its trustees or otuer uuiv au
thorized azent: the Ep scopal church in the
city of Rock Island. Illinois, and its trustees
or other dulv authorized agent, having been
filed in the clerk's office of the circuit court
of said countv, notice is thereiore hereby
Eiven to the said non-resident defendants
teat the complainants filed their bill of
complaint in said court, on the chancery
side tnereot. on tne 37tn uay oi Marcn, a. l
1903, and that thereupon a summons issued
out ot said court wherein said suit is now
pending, returnable on the first Monday in
the month of May next, as is by law re
quired. Now unless vou, the said non
resident defendants above named: Mary
Ansley Skinner. Mrs. Charles B. Jones.
Horace- P. Hull. Louisa Cook. N. C'A.
Piatt, Ethel Courtnev Soule. child of Mary
Cook, deceased: Henna i oot, Aiarv cook
Jennie Coolc. trustee for tne Eiisconal
church of Columbus. Wisconsin, Harriett
Winsor. Nancv Bradlev. Cornelia Anderson
Etta Van Cott. Joseph Morse. Frank Morse,
Armilla Gregory. Volney Gregory, Aimina
Simmons. Henrietta Lathrop. William
Owens. Susan Kiourn. Joseph Owens.
Carey D. Davie, committee cf the person of
josepn Owens. Mary Ann Stephens. Kate
SKinuer vvrignt. iua .jinnear. ivate sweet
land. Matie Fenton. Tuna Wright, Lester
Wright. Leona Stewart. Belle Stewart. Wlll-
liam Wilcox. Civde Wilcox, Frank Wilcox,
Vivian O. Wheelock. Emily Chapman. Emi-
line Webber. Delia Smith, Curtis Walton.
Graham Walton. Adelia Greeman. Belle
Smnnev. Marv Goff. Clara Emilv insor
Abigal "HulMhe Episcopal church'in the citv
or Columbus. Wisconsin, snail personally be
and appear before the said circuit court on
the first day of the next term thereof, to be
holden at Rock Island in and for the said
county, on the first Monday in the month of
May next, and plead, answer or demur to
tne saia com pi smart a oui ot complaint, tne
same, and the matters and things therein
charged and stated will be taken as con
fessed, and a decree entered against you
according to the praver of said bill.
Rock Island. Illinois March 20. 1903.
Searle Si Marshall, Complainants' Solicitors.
Pnblicatloa Notice In Chaacery,
State of Illinois,
Rock Island County. (
In the County Court of said county. May
term. A. D. 1903.
Alexander Quist vs. Clara E. Little. William
Little. Eleanor Emerson. V imam Emer
son, Benjamin F Little. Grace Little, Mar
garet Little, Francis D. Little. Marie Lit
tle, Robert Little. Mary Armstrong, John
Armstrong. In Chancery.
Affidavit of non-residence of the above
defendants, Clara E. Little, William Little,
Eleanor Emeroon, William EmersoD, Ben
jamin F. Little, Grace Little. Margaret
Little, Frincls D. Little. Marie Little, Rob
ert Little. Mary Armstrong. John Arm
strong, impleaded witn the above defend
ants Lucinda Armstrong. Mary J. Rath-
bun and F. W. Itathbu-. Rehecra D. Lit
tle, Mary Little. vViiliara Little. Helen Lit
tle. Ida Stages and James, w. stages, hav
ing been filed In the clerk's office or the cir
cuit court of said couuty, notice is therefore
hereby given to the said non resident de
fendants that the complainant filed his bill of
complaint ia said court, on the chancerv
side thereof, on the 31st day of March. 18(3,
and that lbereuioa a summons issued out
of said court, wherein said suit U now re
turnable on the first Monday in the month
of May next, as is by law required. Now.
unless you, toe saia non-resiaent aetena
ants above named, Clara K. Little. William
Little. Eleanor Emerson. William Emerson.
Benjamin F. Little, Grace Little. Margaret
Little. Francis D. Little, Marie Little. Rob
ert Little. Mary Armstrong, and John Arm
strong snail personally be and appear be
fore said circuit court on the first day of
the next term thereof , to be holden at Rock
Island in and for the said counry. on the
first Monday in May next.' and plead, an
swer or deaRur to the said complainant's
bill ot complaint, the same and the matters
and things therein charged and stated will
be taken as confessed and a decree entered
against you according to the praver of said
bi 11. O. W. GAMBLE, Clerk.
Kock island, in . Marcn si. i9ux
dearie & Marshall, Complainant's Solicitors
GRAIN And provisions.
H. J. TOHER & CO. Brokers, Davenport
Stocks, grain, provisions, cotton. Privaje
wire to New York and Chicago. Offices
109 Main street. Telephone 407.
GEORGE H. SIDWELL & CO. Commission
merchants. Grain, hav and provisions.
Members of the Chicago board of trade
and Chicago Stock exchange. Established
25 years. No. 542 and W3 Rialto building.
Long distance phone, Harrison 8666.
Notice of Publication Chancery.
State of Illinois, )
Rock Island County. (
In the Circuit Court. Mav term.
Louis Vetter vs. Charles Burkhart. In chin-
Affidavit cf non-rf sidenre ot t ho ,1.
Charles Burknart the above defendant hav
ing been filed in the rlerk'H offlce of the cir
cuit court of said county, notice is therefore
nei eujr given to tne said non-resident de
fendants that the complainant ii lf I ll iu 111 I I
ot complaius in said court, nn th inn
side thereof, on the first dav of Ajiril imti
and that thereupoa a summons issued ont of
said court wherein said suit is now pendi ng
returnable on the first Monday in the monih
ui ijiy nest, as is uv law required.
Now. unless vou "the R.iiii rinri. u.,i.-
hart, shall personally be and aniiear be
before said circuit court, on the flrvt .law f
the next term tcereof. to b hoirin at
Kock Island, in and lor the s aid rnnntr nr
the first Monday in the month of May next
and plead, answer or demur to the a.iid
complainant's bill of complaint, the same
and the matters and things therein charged
and stated will be taken as conleswd. ani a
decree entered against you according to the
I'LAJCl VI nam 1 M J I
UEOKGE W. GAMBLE, Clerk.
Rock Island. Illinois. April 1. 1903
HARRY SCHRIVERCompt'8. SoL
State of Illinois
County of Rock Island ss
In the circuit court ot said countv. To th
MlV term. A. D. l'.HJ3. In rhanWr-
Thomas Johnson vs. licBiamin inhmnn
Eveline Brown, Deborah Gibson. Louisa
Yount. the unknown heirs of Rachel Lep
ert. deceased, the unknown heirs of Lewis
Johnson, deceased. O.P.Johnson. Gabriel
Johnson. Rebecca J. Martin. Abriam John
son. Hannah Saunders, L. A Johnson. L.
W. Johnson. L. E. Johnson. Willard John
son, Harvef Johnson, Harley Johnson.
Elma R. Cole, Ruth O. Sloan. Immerll!
Johnson. Mrs. A. T. More, Anna Belle Mil
ler. Mary E. Mitchell. John Johnson. Albert
Johnson, Mrs. D. G. McDonald. Mrs. Rosa.
Johnson, Hanna L. sears, F. u.. Tucker
Ted Jamison. Melvin A. Gould . Admlnis'
trator of the estate of Hannah Haines, de
Affidavit of the non-residence of tti n.iinv
defendants: Deborah Gibson. Louisa Yount,
ii. a. ouiiusou, l,. v . jonnson. i ii. Johnson,
Willard Johnson. Immer B. Johnson. Ham
.luuiinuM, nine jiiuu-sou. i.ima it uoie,
Ruth C. Sioan. O. P. Johrson, Gabriel C.
Johnson. Rebecca J. Martin, Abriam A.
Johnson. Hannah Saunders. Mrs. A. T.
Moore, Anna Belle Miller. Mary E Mitchell,
John Johnson, Albert Johns -n. Mrs. D. G.
McDonald, unknown heirs ot Rachel Laport,
deceased, unknown heirs of Lewis Johnson,
deceased. Mrs Rosa Johnson, F. M. Tucker,
impleaded with the above defendants,
namel Benj irain Johnson. Eveline Brown,
Anna L. Sears. Ted Jamison, Melvtn A.
Gould, administrator of the esta'e of Han
nah A. Haines, havingbeen tiled in the clerk s
office ot the circuit court ot said countv, no
tice is thereiore herebv given to the said
non-resident detendants'that the complain
ant filed his bill ot complaint in said court
on the chancery side thereof on the Slst day
of March, A. D. 1UU3 and that thereupon a
summons isued out of said court wherein
the said suit is now pending, returnable on
the first Monday in tne moiith of May next,
as is by law required Now, unless you. the
said non-resident defendants above named:
Deborah Gibson, Louisa Yount. L. A. John
sohn. L. W. Johnson. L. E.Johnson. Willard
Johnson. Immer B Johnson. Harvey John
son. Harley Johnson. Elma R. Cole. Ruth C
Sloan. O P. Johnson. Gabriel Johnson. Re
becca J. Martin. Abriam A. Johnson, Han
nah Saunders, Mrs. A. T. Moore. Anna Belle
Miller, Mary E. Mitchell. John Johnson,
Albert Johnson, Mrs. D G. McDonald, un
known heirs of Rachel Laport, deceased,
unknown heirs of Lewis Johnson, deceased,
Mrs. Hosa Johnson. F.M.Tucker, shall rxr
i .. i. .. . . . ii. i i , . . j
sonally be and appear beiore said circuit
court on the first day of thenext term there
of to be holden at Rock Island in and for the
said countv. on the first Monday of Mav
next, and plead, answer or demur to said
complainant's bill of complaint, the same
andfhe matters and things therein charged
and stated will be taken as confessed and a
de:ree entered against 3-ou according to the
prayer of said bin
geokge w. gamble: Clerk.
Rock Island. Illinois.Marcn 21,1903. -BOTCHER
State ot Illinois, i
Rock Inland Countv.
in tne circuit court ot said Rock Island
county. To the May term, A. D., 1903. In
Edward is. judson, Jr.. vs. the unknown wife
or wiaow or jeremian Price, the unknown
hei's or devisees and the unknown widow
of Cyrus Smith deceased, the unknown
wife or widow of Job Smith, the unknown
wife or widow of Cyrus Smith, the un
known wife or widow of Leonard Smith,
the unknown wife or widow of Henry
Smith, the unknown heirs or devUees of
William E Perrine deceased, Abdiel H.
Stebbins. the unknown assigns, heirs, devi
sees, admlnistratoror executor of Abdiel H.
Stebbins deceased. Alonso Blossom, the un
known heirs, devisees of Alonso Blossom
deceased. A. F. Cutter, the unknown heirs
or devisees ot A. F. Cutter deceased, the
unknown heirs or devisees of Amos F. Cut
ter, deceised. John H. Booker, the un
known heirs or devisees and the unknown
wite or widow of John H Booker deceas
ed, theunknown heirs or devisees, executor
or administrator of Samuel J. Davis de
ceased, JosepD Powell, the unknown heirs
or devisees, wife or widow of Joseph Pow
ell deceased, the unknown heirs of E. D.
Gilbert, deceased. Augusta R. Curtis, Cor
nelia W. Fisher, Henry Curtis and the un
known owners of the east half of Section
twenty-four (24). In Township seventeen
(17), north of Range one (1) west of the
fourth principal meridian.
BILL TO QUIET TITLE.
To the defendants in the above entitled
suit and each and every ot them, except the
said Henry Curtis:
uue amaavu naving been riled, notice is
hereby given that the above entitled suit Is
now pending in said courtandlhat summons
h s been issued against you, said defend
Now. unless vou, said defendants, shall
severally personally be and appear before
the said court on the first day ot the next
term thereof, to be holden in the court house
n tne city ot Itoclt Island, in theconntv of
Rock Island and State of Illinois, on the "first
Monday of Mav next, to which time and place
said summons is made returnable, and
plead; answer or demur to the bill of com
plaint in said suit filed, that the same
will be taken for confessed as against vou
and each of you si failing to appear, plead.
answer or demur and decree entered ac
cordingly. uateu at kock lsiana. tnis zaa aav of
March, A. D., 1903.
GEORGE W. GAMBLE.
Clerk of the Court.
HENRY CURTIS, Complainant's Solicitor.
Guardian's Sale of Real Estate.
State of Illinois. 1
Rock Island County, f
In the county court of said county. To the
Ap il te-m D . la03.
n tne matter or tne petition or Ferdinand C.
Mewes. guardian of Elizabeth E. Metres.
Edward H. Mewes. Elmer A. Mewes and
Elie N. Eewe. minor, for leave to seil real
estate ot. said minors.
By virtue of an order and decree of the
couuty court of said Rock 11 and cduntv. ttste
of Illinois, mide and entered in the above en
titled cause on April 6. A. D.. 1903. beinc- one
of the d vs of the April term of said court. I
sba 1 on Friday, the eighth day of May. A. D ,
lixi.i Between tne sours 01 iu o ciock a. m
and 4 o'clock p. m to-wlt: at the hour of
eleven o'clock a. m expose for sale at pub! la
vendue at the east door of the court house la
the city of Kock island, la said county cf Roc it
Island and tate of Illinois to the highest aad
best bidder, all the rtget. title and Interest of
said minors in the following described real es
tate, to-wit: The undivided eimt fortv-see-
onds of the west half of the northwest Quar
ter of section thirteen (13),.lo township lx
teen (10) north, r.nge five (5) west of tha
fourth n. m. excepting a cartway from the
northeast corner tuereof, running west to the
puouc roao. ju ieet wiae, ana subject to the
right of Cower and homestead therein of Wil-
umina Kruegr as the widow of William
Krueger. .deceased, on the following terms,
to-wlt: east In band.
Ditd at Rock Island. Illinois, the eiehth day
Of April. A. D.,19 3
FERDINAND C. MEWE3.
Guardian of Said Minora.
HENRY CURTIS, Attorney.