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THE An&TJS, TH..RSDAY, OCTOBER 1, 1903.
No appetite, loss of strength,
nervousness, headache, constipation,
bad breath, general debility, sour ris
ings, and catarrh of the stomach are
all due to indigestion.' Kodol cures
indigestion. This new discovery repre
sents the natural juices of digestion
as they e$lst In a healthy stomach,
combined with the greatest known tonic
and reconstructive properties. Kodol
Dyspepsia Cure does not only cure In
digestion and dyspepsia, but this famous
remedy cures alj itomach troubles by
cleansing, purifying, sweetening . and
strengthening the mucous membranes
lining the stomach, .
DIGESTS WHAT YOU EAT
Gives Health to the Sick and
Strength to the Weak.
Bottles only. $1.00 Size holdine 2H times
the trial size, which sells for 50c
Prepared by B. C. DeWttt Co., Caicaro.
Harper House pnarmary, and A. J
Iteiss, Seventh avenue and Twenty
Driven to Drink
has been many a good man by
home laundry work, with lumps of
starch and waves of blueing decorating-
his shirt front, and saw
edges on his collar to annoy him.
It makes his heart when he
can see his linen immaculate and
with an artistic finish that he can
have put on by expending only a
few cents. It is worth dollars in
comfort and satisfaction to have
your linen laundered at
! Twelfth Street and Fifth Avenue.
T5he Wink of
la given a thousand times a day
by smokers of AIINDT'S HAV
ANA SECONDS. It don't take
the public long to get onto a
good thing. That is why this
cigar is so universally liked. If
you have'nt tried one, don't lose
any time in getting one at our
store. While buying take a look
at our display of Pipes, Tobacco
your linen laundered at the
S. M. Arndt & Co.,
1706 Second Avenue.
BAWED BUILDING STONE, ASHLAB
AND TEIMMINGS A SPE
CIALTY. For cheapness, durability and
beauty, excelled by none. This
atone does not wash or color the .
wall with alkali, etc. rians sent
: us for estimates will receive care- .
ful attention and be returned
promptly at our expense.
Quarries 12 miles from Bock
Island on the C, B. & Q. railroad.
Trains No. 5 and 10 will sto? and
let visitors off and on.
RIDGE STONE, CORN CRIB BLOCKS
AND FOUNDATION STONE,
ANY SIZE DESIRED. .
Sample of atone and photos of
buildings can be seenat Room No.
12, Mitchell & Lynde building. Ad-
ARTHUR BURRALL, Manager.
Aotk Island or Colon, HL . -.
"For Mother's Sake" comes to the
Illinois tomorrow evening:.' Miss Ma
rie Heath, a well known ingenue
heads the producing company
The American stage has never had a
more delightful character than the
lint Hackler part in (Jeorge Ade's
new K'me(v drama; "The (' nutty
C hairman, which is now in its fifth
week at the Studebaker tlieatre, Chi
cago. The big, frank, satirical, philo
sophic and tender hearted politician
so ingeniously impersonated bv Mac
lyn Arbuckle seems to have captured
the heart of playgoers, and there can
be no question but this character so
truly . and faithfully drawn by Mr
Arte vill live for a good many vears,
Another well known actor who is
more than duplicating past successes
in "The County Chairman," is Willis
V. Sweatnam. the old time minstrel.
Mr. Sweat nam's Sassafras Livingston.
a colored politician, generally known
as a floater, is conceded to be an excel
lent bit of character work, and his in
teipretation of the role has awakened
no end of enthusiasm. On the whole
the run of Mr. Ade's piece in Chicago
s little short of phenomenal. It has
been packing t he Studebaker for four
weeks and what is more, interest in
the production seems to increase with
"L'nele .losh Spruceby," the exciting
sawmill scene and all. makes his annu-
All diseases of Kidneys,
Bladder, Urinary Organs.
Also Rheumatism, Back
Dropsy, Female Troubles.
Don't become discouraged. There is?
cure for you. If necessury write Dr. l,-enner.
lie bus spent a life time curing Just BUCO
casen as yours. All consultations free.
A gravel loosed la my Madder. Aftei
nsin?u few bottles of lb-. Feuner's Kitiuey
and Backache l-uro I Dossed a crave! half ai
large as a marble. The medicine prevented
luriuer iuruiaiion. i was cured.
W. T. WAKES, Orrlx, Va." .
Drusreists. 50r. l. Ask for Cook Bwk Free.
For sale by Harper House Pharmacy
and C anode's Pharmacy.
Leavelkock Island every week
in Pullman tourist sleeping cars.
Each is personally conducted by
a special excursion agent of ex
perience and ability, who does
much to make the overland trip
interesting and entertaining.
'These excursions travel 'over
the Burlington to Denver, over
the Denver & IJio Grande or the
Colorado Midland to Salt Lake
City and Ogden and over the
Southern Pacific to San Fran
ico and Los Angeles.
This is the most intensely in
teresting ride in America past
the grand Rocky mountain
scenery by daylight, through
Salt Lake City and along ..he.
shores of the great Salt Lake.
In addition to these personally
conducted excursions, a Pullman
palace sleeping car leaves Rock
Lsland every day for San Fran
; eiseo 'via this route.
Full information upon request.
M. J. YOUNG, Agt.
'Phone 1180. KOCK ISLAND.
frith its lovely seaside resorts,
orange groves, beautiful gar
dens and quaint old mission,
towns is visited every
year by thousands of
tourists who travel
over the Union-.
it is the best
. its great
San Ifrancisco from
Omaha sixteen hours
ahead of all competitors.
It is the only line running
Four Personally Conducted Ex
cursions toCalifomiaevery week
For full information call on
W. G. NEIMYER, G. A.
193 South Clark St.,
ai appearance here Stmrlay night.
Among "Foxy Grandpa's". new mu
sical numbers are some very catcny
numbers.' Those which have gained
an instantaneous popularity are the
"Poor -Old Sailor" and "My Brown
Eyed Daisy." They pre both given
with chorus accessories, calcium ef
fects, and are very showy numbers.
This year the management has added
electrical effects. Among them being
th&;lobster scope, which .is introduced
during Joseph Hart's song'Different
Ways' of Proposing." ,' "Fo' Grnhd
pa" has an entirely new investure of
scenery and costumes, large and
showy chorus. Miss Carrie De Mar
will assist Mr. Hart in the fnn making
in the soubrette role of Polly.
It is not always the ornate in archi
tecture that most pleases the eye, the
grandest in music that most entrances
the ear, or the most stupendous in
dramatic production that most grati
fies the senses. "The Minister's Son" is
like a simple melody, restful, though
sotil-stirring. The plav itself is quiet
ami wholesome, unfreighted with any
giant purpose, any perplexing compli
cations aw any wearisome waste of
words. In "The Minister's Son" will
lie found n beautiful, simple portray
al of everyday life, showing a son's
loyalty to his parents, and while all
the villagers thfnk him a worthless
idler and laugh at his invention, he
goes to the city mid soon interests
capital in his scheme, sell out his
patent, and returns home in time to!
save his onl mother and father from
being turned out of their old home.
beautiful pastoral play that has
won its way into the hearts of the
theatregoing public, and while high
class and refinedjn construction, it is
a play for the masses and appeals to
all classes. It has a most interesting
heart story, with a nicely woven plot.
n a simple manner by a clever com
pany. The peculiar comedian. W. 1.
Putton, as "Simon Ray," the minister's
son, is a well known metropolitan ac
tor of more than ordinary ability and
is exceptionally clever in this charac
ter. The play is to be presented here
Saturday, matinee and night.
HAN Y OLD EIVEK MEN SLEEP
IN BURLINGTON GRAVEYARD
It is not generally known that well-
nigh twenty of the old time rivermeu
lie buried out at Aspen G rove . ceme
tery, says the BurlingU.n Hawkeye.
The days of their activity are gone
now, and the steamboats plying the
river ure not needed by them in their
sleep. -One of the veterans in the
river service, Capt. James. Harris,
who knew them all and wasj chief en
gineer under one of them, has written
the following reminiscences of these
veteians-of the river. The facts relat
ed bring up many an interesting anec
dote about these men of the forties
and the fifties:
"The following is a list of steam
boat captains, pilots and- enguieers
now deceased and buried in the beau
tiful Aspen Grove cemetery, where
they are quietly sleeping until Gabriel
blows for the second watch:
"Capt. .Y. B. Reiney was master of
come splendid steamers on these wa
ters. He was the father of John T.
Remey, president of the National
State bank, and Admiral George T.
Remey. Capt. McKell was master of
the steamer Domain and chief engi
neer of a gunboat during the civil
war. Capt. French was master of
some of the best ferry boats Burling
ton ever had. Among them, the first,
Flint Hills, the old 'nom de plume' of
Burlington, in 1848, the collossal Joe
Gales in 1853, and the second Flint
Hills of 1855.
"Capt. Hillhouse was the master of
some of the best boats that floated
on these venters, back to the days of
the race horse boat. Lady Franklin.
Those were the days of the 'steamers
Bridgewater, Alps and Little Dove,
the da3-s when a steamer could make
a salt barrel full of money on one
"Capt. Sam Burch was master of
the splendid railroad ferry boit Presi
dent. Capt. Vance Peel was master
of the steamer Everett, and was
drowned when the Everett was
wrecked April IS. 18S9."
"Capt. Laden was master of the
steamer lown. Pilot William King
was scalded to death on the steamer
Financier, near Rock Island, Sept.
1, 1850. Pilot A. Root was pilot on
a transient southern boat named the
Saracene. And there was a sorry
scene while the. boat lay at Ft. Madi
son, one time. Her captain was whip
ping a negro slave to death for at
tempting to run away. They ITTid or
ganized a posse and gone in pursuit
of the negro, finally capturing hiin in
a building in town. Then they had
taken him to the boat and begun to
whip him." For it had meant that the
captain would -have to pay the owner
for him if he had gotten away up in
this free portion of the country. The
people on shore interfered, and shoot
ing commenced. Samuel Henderson.
who was not interfering in the row,
and was standing off some distance.
was shot and killed. Seeing more
trouble was emniinent. Pilot Root ran
into the pilot house and backed the
boat out, thus getting her away from
shore. None of the culprits were ever
"Engineer 'Wallace Hovey was an
old tinier. He dated back to the days
of the steamer Wisconsin, and was
one of the engineers of the gunboat
Indianola, which ran through Yicks
burg by a shower of shot and shell,
and was finally captured and her crew
"Besides those sharing the watch at
the wheel with them are Pilots Amos
Bailey, Pilot Abe Giger, Pilot 'Fred
Fogle, Engineer "Abe Martin, Engin
eer Joe Gieger, Engineer Thil Bacher
end Engineer Jim Burchett."
The Yield of U. S.
4 Per Cent. Bonds (1922)
compared wjth the returns on
the 5 Per Cent. 20-Year Gold
Bonds issued by
Life Insurance Company
of New York,
Is shown in a ledger statement
which can be obtained by
The Mutual Life Insurance
Company of New York,
Kicbakd A. McCtTKDT, President,
New You. K. V.
F. A. Spencer," Peoria, 111., Manager.
Dr. Paul Kersch and II. L. Wheelan,
local agents for Rock Island.
WANTED Roomers and boarders at 2712
WANTED A cashier's desK, six feet long.
WANTED 1,000 people to use Cineho Keliet
Tonic, a positive cure for diarrhoea and
cramps. For sale by all druggists.
WANTEJ) Dressmaking done at home or
will go out by day. Tai'orlng a specialty.
Address Mary Maxwell, 201S s-ixth avenue.
WANTED Man to Invest fl.000 in paylngen
terprlse. Immediate returns. Inventmenis
fully secured. Full Investigation drs red.
References exchanged. Addies "T 30,"
care of Argus.
WANTED To rent a house of three or four
rooms at once, not above Twentieth street
nor farther south than Seven h avei ue.
Must hare closets and pantry. Address
Mrs. Owens, H9 S street. Galebburg. 111.
WANTED Ladies to Tlslt the Noonday
Rest rooms at 18I8H Third avenue, near V.
M. C. A. building. Good borne cooked din
ner from 1 1:30 to t. Supper Saturday only
from b to 8 p. in. We exist for accommo
dation, not pro at. Rooms open all day to
ladles for rest.
WANTED Loans and cbatteison household
goods, horses. r.tt.e. bugfies. wagons,
pianos, etc . witbontremoval. Very rea
sonable and q"ick. Do Lot get a loan
until you see me, for with Su years' exper
ience I positively can save you money. I
alfco loan monev on watches, diamonds,
jewelry, hardware, musical Instruments,
Dicyclts, clothing, silks, in fact any article
of value Now listen. Having one of the
largest, cleanest, neatest and best kept
secooii hand stores in the whole state of
Illinois, I am always ready to buy your
goods Now don't think because you have
a swell lot of furniture that they are too
nice for me. tor I am a second hand
specialist, and my bukineKS moito is to
pay more and sell for less than anyone in
the business. Give me a coance and 1 will
prove li to you. so I cordially Invite one
and all to call and get acquainted. Fur
ther, If 1 can't trade with you I will sell
y our goods for small commission, or stoi e
them tor you. Then again. I will pav a good
round price tor old gold and silver, old
coins, will also pay cash for good gentle
men's second nand clothing- or ladits'
8'lks. feathers, furs, books, eic. Yes, I
will buy, sell or trade any old thing. Look
for largs sign on store. Open every ev-1
nine until 9 o'clock! Saturda s, in o'clock.
All business strictly private and confiden
tial This Is my number, 1023 Second ave
nue. Rock Island. Hi. Always a few good
bargains in diamonds, as we make a spe
cialty of the diamond business. See here,
now, everybody knows wh The Argus
office is in Rook Island. Well, 1 am directly
across the street. J. JONES.
SPECIAL Just because you live In Dav
enport or Mollne doesn't signify anything.
Now, how long does it take you to step to a
telephone? I wish I could make a dollar
or two every time I went to the 'pone
that would be good enough for me. Jones'
second hand old 'phone is 62 union. 1623
Second avenue. Also short loans on real
estate and houses tor rent.
HOTELS AND RESORTS.
GRAND HOTEL Famous Colfax mineral
springs. Offers best accommodations at
reasonable prices. Address William Frey,
LAS VEGAS HOT SPRINGS Located 6,767
teet 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.
EXPRESS, STORAGE, HI'S AND CAD.
ROBB S TRANSFER CO.. 120 West Seven
teenth street. Old 'phone 1537. New 'phone
6158. New storage building. Express, bag
gage, 'bus and cab calls answered day or
PATENT and trademark office Room 14
Mitchell & Lynde building. Rock Island.
Janes F. Murphy, associate, branch of
Moore & Co., patent attorneys, Washing
ton, D.C., and Chicago. 111.
PARI DON & SON Artistic interior decora
tion. Finest line of late rapar carried and
skilled workmen employed. Moderate
prices. 417 Seventeenth street.
ROCK ISLAND STEAM LAUNDRY Baurs
feld & Sexton, proprietors. Fine finish and
quick service. 1814 Third avenue Phone
GRAIN AND PROYlSIOIfS.
H. J. TOHER tt CO. Brokers,. Davenport.
Stocks, grain, provisions, cotton. Privaie
wire to New York and Chicago. Offices
109 Main street. Telephone 407.
GEORGE H. SIDWELL A CO. Commission
merchants. Grain, hay and provisions.
Members of the Chicago board of trade
and Chicago Stock exchange. Established
as years. No. 643 and M8 Rial to building
Long distance phone. Harrison S666.
AUGUSTANA COLLEGE Business depart
ment. A thorough business trainlngglven
for entry Into commercial lite. Terms
reasonable- Apply at Augustana college.
VILLA DE CHANTAL A home school for
girls conducted by the riisters of the Visi
tation. Rudimentary and higher branches
and all polite accomplishments taught.
Twentieth street and Fifteenth avenue.
T3A STOPPED FREE
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WANTED MALH HELP
WANTED Solicitors. Apply at. Davenport
uepuuncan, zi wain street.
WANTED A good exnerienced stove man
at jones sccona nana store.
WANTED At once, porter t Rock Island
station luncn room, jonn wuas.
WANTED A lad 16 years of are to drive
wagon ana learn traae priy to Hudson
& Collins, contractors 1700 First avenue.
iry wuii. ji kuou opportunity ior tne
right man. J. P. Ameni, 1613 Second ave
WANTED Boy with High school education.
An opportunity to learn newspaper busi
ness. Appiy at Argus omce oetween iu ana
li a. m.
WANTED At once, a young man for collec
tor and salesman. Wages moderate to
begin. Must furnish bond. Call at Har
ris', 2i2l Fourth avenue.
WANTED-Bright young man to travel, ad
Tertlslng and collecting, fxo monthly to
start and all expenses. Self addressed
envelope for reply. Address Road Supt,,
ill Fontiac building., Chicago.
WANTED Men to learn barber trade.
Few weeks completes by our method. Can
earn nearlv ail expenses before complet
ing. Practical course that saves years ot
apprenticeship. Write for free catalogue
Moier Barber college. Chicago. 111.
WANTED FEUALK HXLF.
WANTED Pantry girls at the Harper house
WANTED Girl tor general tiousework at
lio First avenue.
WANTED A good washerwoman at 816
WANTED A eirl to do sewing. Inquire
1521 Nintn avenue.
WANTED At once, a competent cook at 754
WANTED Lady agents at 1201 Third ave-
UUC. Wall aikci u i. iu.
WANTED A girl tor general housework at
ris xwenty-secona street.
WANTED A competent cook. 723 Twentieth
street. Mrs. F. W. Bahnsen.
WANTED At once, a competent girl for
general housework, lvus sixtn avenue.
WANTED A competent middle-aged wom
an tr general nouseworic ana neip care
. tor children. Union mission, Aiken street.
South Rock Island.
kiV ANTED Energetic ladv tor traveling po-
MltJUU, duvcilialUK uiiu luiicv iiugi luuuct
ate salary and all expenses to start, ad
vancement, position permanent if satis
factory. For particulars address E. Phil
lips. Pontiac building. Chicago.
WANTED MALK OR FKHAIE.
WANTED Young men. saleswomen and
cash girls. L. s. Mcuane & i o.
WANTED Faithful person to call on retail
traae ana agnns iur utdnuidiiuiinjE
house: local territory, straight salary lao
paid weekly and exp'nse money advanred.
previous -xperienr e unnecessary, rosition
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self-addressed envelope. Supei intended
Travelers, 620 Monon building. Chicago.
WANTED A trustworthy gentleman or
lady in each county to manage business
for an old established bouse of solid finan
cial standing. A straight,. bona fld week
1 salay ot (18 paid bv check each Monday
with all expenses direct from headquar
ters. Money advanced for expense". Fn
rlose addressed envelojie. Manager, 370
Caxton building, Chicago
WANTED An established wholesale house,
recently Incorporated, extending business,
detttres to engage competent manager for
branch house. Salary 1100 per month, ex-
fenses and commission. Must invest 11.000
n capital stock of company, on which divi
dend of 6 per cent will be guaranteed, and
furnish satisfactory references. Address,
Secretary, box 440 Kansas City, Mo.
WANTED In each county,- local resident
representative to sell our high grade ci
gars to the trade on a new proposition;
quality and price defy competition. Able
salesmen can easllv make from C200 to $300
a month. Exclusive territory given; no
capital needed; no pay for samples ex
acted. Apply with references to George
Samels & Co., 69-71 Dearborn street, Chica
go. II L
WANTED Information about Annie G.
Smith, formerly of Waverly. la. If she will
write to her mother. Mrs. Eugene smith,
J404 Chestnut street, Waterloo. Ia she will
hear of something to her advantage. Will
ask no questions if she will write.
DO YOU WANT AGENTS? Many years' ex
perience places 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 papers
that pay. We also start responsible par
ties in the mail order and agency supply
business. Lord & Carver. Racine, Wis.
IF YOU WANT to buy, sell, trade or rent
anything, engage help or secure a situation
the Mall Is the one paper in Mollne that can
do It for you. Mall wants are popular and
Mall wants bring results. One-half cent
per word is the price to all alike, cash in
advance, t-cent stamps will do. Evening
and Saturday Mall. Mollne 111
DR. G. R. RAYMOND'S Monthly Regulator
has brought happiness to hundreds of anx
ious women; no pain, no danger, no inter
ference witn work; relief guaranteed 8 to
6 days; have never had single failure; all
letters truthfully and contldentiallv ans
wered. Price 2 by mail. Obtained only
at Behlke's Pharmacy. 441 State street, Chi
cago. REAL ESTATE.
E. J. BURNS City and country real estate.
If you have property for sale list It with
me. If you want to buy I will do my best
to get you what you want. Room 11, Mitch
ell A Lynde block. Telephone 1191.
W. A. ROBB & CO All kinds ot electrical
construction. Estimates furnished and
service prompt and reliable. Fine line of
gas and combination fixtures. 119 Eight
HRATINQ AND PLUMBING.
CHANNON, PERRY A COMPANY Heating
and plumbing along scientific and sani
tary lines. Careful and skilled workmen.
Prompt attention. 114 West Seventeenth
street. Phone 114
MRS. L. SULGER, medium and clairvoyant,
knows the past, present and suture Since
she has been in Moline she has located six
lost watches and a kidnaped child. Call
and see this wonderful medium. 1509 Sixth
MADAM ST. MARIE Palmist and clairvov
ant, has recovered from her long ill
ness and will resume her work. Tells
you the past, present and future
correctly. Tells you everything ier
taining to business, marriage, divorce,
love affairs, sickness, death, accidents and
everything of tnterest. One call will
Erove her wonderful accuracy. Office
ours from I to 10 p. m. 703 Fourth ave
nue. Take the Blue line.
U LA ELGO Hindoo Seeress and clairvoy
ant. Your lite from cradle to grave is like
an open book to her. Learn the secret of
your becoming successful. If you are in
trouble of any kind, love, home - or busi
ness see this wonderful lady, who under
stands and uses forces but little under
stand in this country. Don't be unhappy
any longer when you can be put in the
way of having everything you desire. Visit
this wonderful rlalrvovant without delay.
Hours 10 to 9. No. 320 W est Stcond street,
FOR RENT ROOKS
FOR RENT Oftice room on grouna floor at
FOR RENT Nicely furnished room with
Doara, iiuz xnira avenue.
FOR RENT Furnished rooms with or with
out boara atZTij Finn avenue.
FOR RENT Two nice'y furnished rooms
with heat at 419 Fifteenth street.
FOR RENT Furnished room with modern
conveniences at S31 Twelfth s reet.
FOR RENT Furnished rooms for light
housekeeping at 23J Thirteenth street.
FOR RENT Furnished rooms for light
hous-keeping. also sleeping rooms, at 403
FOR RENT Two large, nicely furnished
front rooms with bath, gas and neat at 915
FO RENT Furnished rooms for light
housekeeping, aso siccy'us luumn
FOR RENT Furnished room with all mod
ern improvements at n r niccum -...
Opposite court bouse.
FOR RENT Furnished rooms with gas.
Datn ana iurnn.ee; jciiiicuj.ii
Apply 910 Second avenue.
FOR RENT Furnished front parlor, sulta
bie tor two laoies or Rrimruicu.
resonable. 533 Twentlelh Htreet,
FOR RENT Nicely furnished room. Mod
ern conveniences, uncui iu 6ru"'
preferred. 2719 Seventh avenue.
FOR RENT A nicely furnished front rpom.
modern conveniences, juai uuc ui
car line Apply 915 Twenty-first street.
FOR RENT Nicely furnished room, mod
ern conveniences, gas. neat, oatu u u-c
of telephone. Apply 9U6 Fifteenth street.
FOR RENT A furnished room with all con
veniences SUtUDie ior IWO mcu.uan ut m.
from car line. Address "T" care this of
fice. FOR RENT Two east and one south front.
newlv furnisnea rooms, ngui.
bath." with or without fancy table board.
Gentlemen preferred. 718 Eighteenth
FOR RENT Furnished rooms with good
board in a private ucrman wwun's
house, all modern improvements, at reas
onable price. Mrs. F. C Habn, 637 Seven
teenth street. Phone 636 Brown.
FOR RENT HOUSES.
FOIt RENT Houses. Inquire at 8X) Seven-
teentn street, j. u. bccluci.
FOR RENT A barn after 1st of the month.
Inquire at 2506 Fiitn-ana-a-nan avruuc
FOR RENT A fi-nom cottage with modern
improvements utmcru -
Thirtieth streets on Fifth-and-a-nalf ave
nue. Inquire at 28.S6 Fifth avenue.
FOR RENT A 6 room house, corner forti
eth street ana t ourieenio avenue.
newlv papered. Inquire of W. C. Mauck-
er. Masonic Temple. Phone 1361 west.
FOR RENT One R-Yoom flat, bath, etc.
Price 113. r o,r parm-miia
building over si Fifth avenue, or tele
phone 5144 or 636 Davenport, Iowa. G. A.
FOR SALE Cheap it taken at once, good
paying iruil ana cid-i nuu iu iy"-
lion. Rent, ) per month. Adaress "1 li
FOR SALE Two remaining east front lota
in tne uari iwcbijucluuu bw .
For terms inquire of R. S. Dart, Jackson A
Hurst's office, Masonic temple.
FOR SALE Lots in Gregg's addition, xwen-
ty-fourtn ana 'i wenty-nita street ucicci.
Eighth-and-a-half and Ninth avenues.
Call and get prices. Reidy Bros
FOR SALE Cheap, an 8-room house, 13
acres or lanu. wen, iwii usici ua,
win sell cheap. Inquire Charles Bruhn,
Twentieth avenue and Seventeenth street,
FOR SALE A brick house containing ten
rooms and a large bath room. Has hard
wood floors, iurnace neat auu m muuci "
improve oients. Also a la-ge stable on
same lot Propertv was fitted up lor a
home and is in Rood repair. Inquire on
the premises at 1210 Third avenue.
FOR SALE Lots in J. G. Scheuermann's
addition, Twentv-secona ana iwtmy-iuuu
streets, between Tenth and Eleventh
avenues This is the best residence part
of the city. Lots are terraced and have
sewer and water connections. These lots
can be booght cheap on easy terms. Call
or address J. G. Scheuermann. Ninth and
Dearborn streets. South Rock Island.oppo
site race track.
FOR SALE MISCELLANEOUS.
FOR SALE Two male fox terrier pups
eignt weeKs oiu aw hi itum
FOR SALE A good wood stove cheap. Peo
ria make. Call at once at 92a Twenty sec
FOR SALE A pood single driving mare for
family or delivery wont, city Drosc. t
years old. Address "X 13." this office.
FO SALE Great sale of pianos this week
Prices cut in two., several secona nana
Pianos must be fold at once. J. P. Ament,
1022 Second avenue.
FOR SALE Buggy H0. one buggy f25, good
.. An.. I.. anlirl snlr frtliiincr liri f-n2t
10, only ladies' high grade wheel 14.
Addresj "Snaps," Argus.
1 BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES.
FOR SALE A medium sized grocery stock
centrally located, good city traae, splen
did farm trade and good will goes with
the bnsiness Can rent store for a term of
vears. Reason for selling and terms can
lie secured at rooms 1 and 3 Masonic Tem
ple R. J.
MONEY TO LOAN on real estate security at
lowest rates, m.! iuu su. mccuc,, akivi
ney, rooms 33-35, Mitchell A Lynde build
ing, Kock Island.
MONEY TO LOAN In any amount, on any
kind of security. Also choice property tor
sale or rent. W. I WJjne. xm ssevenieentn
street, np stairs.
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 38, Mitchell A Lynde block.
fl.OCO, ,5(0, tS.OiiO. First mortgages on Im
proved property in kock jsiana, at o per
cent interest; property worth double
amount of loan wanted. I make a special
ty ot good loans. Marion k. weeiey,
Rooms .u-to Mitcneu & i.ynue Dunning
EMPIRE COAL A COKE COMPANY Whole
sale and retail dealers in bituminous and
. anthracite coal. Prompt delivery servcle.
Offices 1718 First avenue. Telephone west
LOST AND FOUND
LOST An English Pointer pup. 3 months
old. liver and wmte. Keturn to t. w
Schmidt. 2784 Fifth avenue, and be re
LOST On Rock Island arsenal Saturday
Sect 96 near flag pole at time of horse
sale, fio gold piece Finder return to this
omre ana receive rewara.
CONTRACTORS AND BUILDERS.
JOHN VOLK & CO.-Cttntractors and build
ers. Also manufacturers of sash, doors
blinds and mouldincs. Dealers in plate
window and art glass. Offices and factory,
bii to su raguieeum street.
McCASKRIN & McCASKRIN Attorneys at
law. Rock IsUnd and Milan. Rock Island
office in Bengston block. Milan office on
CONNELLY A- CONNELLY Attorneys a
law. Money loaned. Office over Cramp
ton's book store, 1719 Second avenue.
JACKSON, HURST fc STAFFORD Attorneys
at law. Office In Rock Island National
LUDOLPH & REYNOLDS- -Attorneys at
law. Money to loan. General legal busi
ness. Notary public 1706 Second avenue,
SWEENEY & WALKER Attorneys and
counsellors a uw Aostracu 01 Lille.
Office In Bengston block.
SEARLE & MARSHALL Lawyers. Money ,
to loan on gooa real estate security. Mitch
ell & Lynde block. Rock Island, lit
McENIRY & McENIRY Attorneys at law.
Loan money on goo a security: mate col
lections. References, Mitchell & Lynde,
bankers. Office, Mitchell & Lynde build
JAMES F. MURPHY Attorney at law.
General legal practice, office room is,
Mitchell & Lynde building. Union Elec
tric phone 6601.
DR. CORA EMERY REED Homeopathic
pbysielan. Soecial attention to diseases of
women and children; also diseases of eye,
ear, nose and throat. Office hours, 9:80 to
13 a. m.. 1 to i am. 321 Sixteenth street.
0 Rock Island.
J. T. TAYLOR Dentist. Office hours 8 Jo to
. 12 m., 1:30 to 6 p. m. 219 Eighteenth
street, opposite union office. Telephone
LEONARD DRACK Architect and superin
tendent. Skinner block, second floor.
Office hoars io to 12 a. m , 4 to 6;80 p. m.
THE LONGVIEW Park. Floral company,
Meyer & Behrine, Prone. Green houses
1115 Fifteenth street. Plants, cat flowers
HENRY GAETHJE Proprietor Chlpplan
nock nurserv. Cut flowers and designs of
all kinds, city store. 1807 Second avenue.
INSURANCE on dwellings and household
goods a specialty. Oldest and best com
panies, lowest rates C. R. Chamberlln,
Mitchell A Lynde block. Phone 1030.
PLEASANT F. COX Real estate and insur
ance. Old fire comparies represented.
Your patronage solicited. 'Phone Union
63. Office over Thomas' drug store.
BENNETT'S Insurance apency Fire. Jite,
acc aem. health and plate glass. Rea
estate and loans. Room 2. Buford block.
Residence phone.union 3t51 : office, union lid
TORNADO INSURANCE Rates for city
property 30 cents per 1100 one year, 40 cents
per 1100 three years. 60 cents per S100 five
years. Call or address C. R, Chamberlln
Agent. Mitchell St Lynde building.
HAYES & CLEAVELAND The pioneer
agency. Old time and fire tested compa
nies. Fire, lighttiing, plate glass, tornado,
accident, lite, or almost any form of risk.
Ground floor offices 310 to 218, 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 bail bonds). Terms reasonable.
Hayes & Cleaveland. resident managers.
Fidelity and Deposit company, of Mary
land. GOLDSMITH & McKEE . insurance agency.
Peoples rsationai oans Duitaing, kock
Island, I1L Represent only first-class com
panies, writing fire, tornado plate glass,
liability, burglary, accident and health
Insurance. An policies issued upon the
latest plans and most liberal conditions
Suretv bonds f uinished through the Amer
ican Bonding company, of Baltimore, Md.
Open every Wednesday and Saturday
Estate of John Scnneider, deceased.
The undersiened having been appointed
executor of the last will and -testament ot
John Schneider, late ot tne countv oi uoca
Island, state of Illinois, deceased, here
bv gives notice that he will appear be
fore the county court of Rock Island county
at the countv court room, in the city of Rock
Island, at the November term, on the first
Monday in November next, at wnich time
all persons having claims against said es
tate are notified and requested to attend
for the purpose of having the same adjusted.
All persons Indebted to said estate are re
quested to make immediate payment to the
Dated this 3J day of September, 1903.
PETER G1MLER Executor.
Estate of Jannette A Miser, deceased.
The undersigned having been appointed
executor of the last will and testament of
Jannette . Mis-r. late of the county cf Rock
Island, state of Illinois, deceased, htreby
gives notice that he will appear before the
countv court of Rock Island county at the
county court room, in the city ot Rorl Isl
and, at the November tiem. on the first Mon
day In November oext. at which time a. 1 per
sons leaving claims against said estate are no
tified and requested to attend for the pur
pose 01 having the same adjusted.
All persons indebted to said estate are re
quested to make immediate payment to the
Dated this 17th dav of September A. D.. 1903
LOUIS A. MISER. Executor.
Notice of Final Settlement.
Estate ot Edwin C. Bligh. deceased.
Public notice Is hereby given that the un
dersigned, William J. Co'Uter has this day
tiled his final report and settlement as
sucn in the county court of Rock Island
county, and that an order- has been en
tered by said' crurt approving the said
report, unless obiections thereto or cause
to the contrary be shown on or betore
the 17th day ot October A. D.. 1003,
and upon Uual approval of said report
the said William J. Coulter will a.sk for an
order of distribution and will also ask to te
discharged All persons interested are noti
fied to attend.
Kock Island. Sep. 24. 19C3.
WILLIAM J. COULTER. Administrator.
II. M. McCaskrln. Attornev for Adm.
Estate of Francin E Crompton. deceased.
The undersign d having leen appoibted
executor of the last will and testamctof
Francis E. Crompton, late of the county of
Rock Island. stateof Illinois deceased. hereby
gives notice that he will appear before the
county court of Rock Island county at the
county court room In the city of Rock Island,
at the December term.oTTthe first Monday in
Di'cerqber next, at which time all persons
having claimsagainstsaid estate are notified
and requested to attend for the purpose ot
having the same adjusted.
All persons indebted to said estate are re
quested to make Immediate payment to the
Dated thtsilth day of September. A. D. 1903.
GEORGE CROMPTON Executor.
Notice of Final Settlement
Estate of Amanda W. Buffum, deceased.
Public notice is herebv given that inc un
dersigned, Almon A Bu'iTum. administrator
of the estate of said deceased, has this day
tiled his final report and settlement as
such In the county court of Rock Island
countv, and hearing on said report has been
set tor October M, iyo3. at 9 o'clock a. m . at
which time persons Interested may aopear
and make obieciions rnereto. and if no ob
jections are 'filed said report will be ap
proved at that time, and the undersigned
will ask tor an order of distribution, ana
will also ask to be discharged.
Rock Island. 111.. Sept. i9, 1903.
ALMON A. BUFFUM, Administrator.