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THE ARGUS, Fill DAY, NOVEMBER 27, 1903,
and tonic on the market to-day is S. S. S.
There is hardly a man, woman or child in America who
has not heard of "S. S. S. for tho blood." It is a standard remedy,
a specific for all blood troubles and unequalled as a general tonic and
appetizer. S. S. S. is guaranteed purely vegetable, the herbs and roots
of which it is composed are selected for their alterative and tonic prop
erties, making it the ideal remedy lor
'all blood and skin diseases, as it not
only purifies, enriches and invigor
ates the blood, but at the same time
tones up the tired nerves and gives
strength and vigor to the entire
- For Chronic Sores and Ulcers,
Catarrh, Rheumatism, Blood P.oison,
Malaria, Anaemia, Scrofula, Eczema,
Psoriasis, Salt Rheum, Tetter, Acne
and such other diseases as are due to a
polluted or impoverished condition of the blood, nothing acts so promptly
and effectually as S. S. S. It counteracts and eradicates the germs
and poisons; cleanses the system of all unhealthy accumulations and
soon restores the patient to health. Write us and our physicians will
give your case prompt attention without charge.
THE SWIFT SPECIFIC CO., ATLANTA, CA
A Bank: Account
Z Promotes Credit, establishes respjnsi-
"bility and results in security. It is your
Z Best Friend. Start one today.
PER. CENT paid on deposits in
Z the Savings department of the
1 ' ROCK ISLAND, ILL.
Is The Time....
to paper your rooms. We have a large assortment of
both cheap and high grade papers, which we are selling
at the lowest prices in the city. We also have a large and
complete force of workmen. All kinds of painting and
papering promptly attended to and satisfaction guaran
teed. PAR.IDON a SON.
'Phones Old Union 213; new 6213. 419 Seventeenth St.
Chicago Dental Company
If you are in need of dental work
call on us before going elsewhere as
we can save you money. We use
nothing but the best of material and
our work is guaranteed to be first
class in every respect. If you are in
need of a set of teeth call and te our
thin elastic plate. We guarantee it
to fit in all cases and when all others
have failed. We never ask yon more
than our prices below.
Cement fillings 25C
Bone filling .... 2SC
Platinum filling 50c
Silver fillings SOc
Gold fillings, $ 1 and np $ 1,G0
Gold crowns, 4 to 6 4,00
Set of teeth, $5 and np 5.00
$15 set of teeth for .' 10,00
Office 1607 Second Ave.
Over Bpeidel't Drug Btor.
Charles E. Hodgson,
American Ins. Co Newark, N. J.
Continental .'..New York
Agricultural New York
Traders' Ins. Co. .Chicago, HL
rion Ins. Co Philadelphia, Pa,
1 ckford Ins. Co Roekford, HL
Security Ins. Co. ...New Haven, Conn.
Ins. Co. State of Illinois. Rockford, 111.
Cf3ce, rjom 3, Buford block. Rates
M low mm eonaiatent with security.
Directories of North and South Da
kota, Missouri, Iowa, Wisconsin. Pe
oria and Chicago. Records are kept
of people moving, arriving or leaving
Davenport. Credit reports and cor
rect addresses furnished on applica
tion. Branch of the Bergman Collec
tion Agency. 207-209 Brady street,
known and most popular blood purifier
CONGRESSMAN LIVINGSTON; '
I know of the successful use of
B. S. S. in many cases. It is the best
blood remedy on the market.
EX-QOV. ALLEN 33. CANDLER.
S. S. 8. is unquestionably a rood
blood purifier, and the best tonlo X
is the greatest of all Great
Coats, and bears this famous
For football, skating, travel,
and ail Winter sports and rec
reations, the "Crofton" is
the ideal Overcoat. Cut 52
inches long, in smartest style,
from English and Scotch
checks and fancy weaves?
bi'oad, concave shoulders;
hand-felled collars that fit
close? pockets that won't rip ;
new one-piece belt in the
back. The correct English
ulster brought up to date.
The price is right Your money
back if anything goes wrong.
Here's where you'll find the
"Crofton "-nowhere else
" You Know Us."
There is No Danger in
Buying Hot Wetter Bags.
Syringes, Atomizers, etc.,
as we guarantee all our rubber goods
not to leak and to be of the very best
quality and at reasonable prices. If
you buy anything here that is not
what you think it ought to be, return
it and we -will make it right. We do
not want you to keep it. That is our
plan, to you of doings business. Better
inspect our goods. We are always
willing to show them. Drop in when
you go by.
Hfvrtz 6 Ullemeyer,
Let Us Fill You Prescription.
The rural mail carriers of Scott
count r took advantage of the vaca
tion afforded them by Thanksgiving
day by meeting in the government
building for the purpose of perfect
ing an organization of the rural car
riers of the county to act as part of
and in conjunction with the state or
ganization. There were eight of the
13 carriers . present at the meeting.
But little work was done during the
morning, the time being spent in dis
cussing the plans of the organiza
tion. At noon the carriers adjourn
ed to the Kimball house, where they
were the guests of the Davenport
publishers at a Thanksgiving dinner.
Miss Ktta J, Ruser, daughter of
Mr. and Mrs. William Huser, of .Ripley
street, who has been. touring Europe
during the summei, In expected home
for the holiday season. During her
sojourn on the continent a professor
of the Rerlin college in which she
was studying fell in love with her, and
the wedding is now announced to oc
cur here during next March. The
bride-to-be is a graduate of the local
high school and a young lady of many
At the home of the bride's parents,
Mr. and Mrs. Asmus Moldenschiedt,
at 325 Fillmore street, at 8 o'clock
Wednesday evening, occurred the
marriage of Frank August Stroh
karck, son of Mr. and Mrs. Franz
fStrohkarck, of Warren street, and
Miss Amanda Moldenscheidt. Rev
Herman Greif performed the cere
Charles (I. Hipwell has decided to
bring suit against the city of Daven
port and the board of library trus
tees, as also the Northern Building
company, to recover the sum of $3,
000. which he says is due him for the
slating of the roof of the Davenport
public library. Mr. Hipwell has not
yet filed his suit, but he has caused
notice of it to be served upon the city
officials, the library trustees and the
defunct Northern Ruiloing- company,
Frederick Stoterau, a pioneer farm
er, aged 70 years, who died suddenly
Tuesday evening at the home of his
son-in-law, ilenry t'laussen, two mile's
north of Kunbury, was well known in
Scott county, particularly about the
Walcott neighborhood, where his
death is sincerely mourned.
The death of John 1. Haggard oc
curred yesterday morning at St.
Luke's hospital after an illness of a
considerable duration of time. De
i-cased was 0-1 years :f age and had
been u resident of Davenport for the
past 30 years. Hy occupation he was
a laborer, lie is survived by a large
family of sons and daughters.
Wednesday exening at the Fieke
flats occurred the marriage of Wil
liam II. Sparr and Miss Blanche C.
Creene, both of this city. Ilev. Fay
ette L. Thompson performed the cere
mony. The couple will reside on
upper Hock Island street.
The Boston store has been annoyed
by appeals made to it by children
who have been sent out by someone
to dispose of cheap stick pins at 10
cents each, with a promise of a prize
for making the sales. The children
have been victimized by fakirs for
whom the police are searching:. If
caught they will not work the graft
for some time to come.
The lire department was called out
at 4:30 o'clock Wednesday evening to
515 Brady street, where a gasoline
stove had exploded in one of the
dwellings in the old Fleming brick
row just above the Eldridge block.
Hose No. 2 made the run with its new
red wagon. The fire was extinguished
without any damage.
Dr. .Tames McCortney. next to Dr.
J. W. H. Baker our oldest practicing
physician, lias decided to retire from
the profession. With that end in view
he. has disposed of his residence at 81
Brady street to J. C. Tilton, the gold
ring man, and expects to remove to
Chicago at the instance of his daugh
ter Ella, now Mrs. Quinn O'Brien, of
Chicago, and her husband, a brilliant
young attorney of that city.
At the meeting of the executive
board of the Tri-City Federation of
Music which was held Wednesday at
the home of Mrs. William Drumraond
Middleton, it was decided to engage
two prominent Chicago artists to
render the "Enoch Arden Song Cycle"
here in Davenport under federation
auspices. The date has not been an
nounced, but it will be held during
the week of Dec. 13. The artistes
who will render' this new song cycle,
which is Strauss musical interpreta
tion of Alfred Tennyson's poem, are
Mademoiselle Adele Buss, dramatic
soprano, and Miss Maude Arnold, pi
aniste. The event will be given at
Unity hall. Xext Saturday at Unity
hall there will be held the semi-annual
recital of the federation, at which
the name of the organization will be
Sherrard, Nov. 25. Isaac Edwards
and wife . and Mrs. Irving Farrow
went to Moline Sunday, returning
Lewis Zude and family left for Lo
pez, Ala., Wednesday.
George Zude and wife are the proud
parents of a baby boj
Joseph Stephens will move back to
Sherrard from Rock Island as soon
as Lewis Znde moves away.
A number of the young people at
tended a dance in Cable given by the
Miss Mary Pfitzmaier, of Aledo, has
been visiting at David Pfitzmaier's,
south of town.
The Ladies' Aid society of the U. B.
church .went to Mrs. O. J. Mowry"s
home, about one and a half miles east
of Sherrard, Tuesday.
Some of the young people are pre
paring for a home talent play in .the
Howell Williams, 'Sr., of Williams
burg, Iowa, returned to his home last
week after a week's visit jyith his
son, William Williams, and family.
Mr. and Mrs. Robert Lee, Jr., visited
in Chicago last week..
J. T. Fatterson and Martin Sievers,
of Coal Valley, were here shaking
hands with friends last Wednesday.
Mrs. Biram Essex returned home
Sunday from Soperville, where she
went to attend the funeral of an aunt
of hers last Thursday.
Mr. and Mrs. Harry Hunter. are the
proud parents of a baby boy, who ar
rived last Friday.
Mr. and Mrs. John Law-son, of Hock
Island, are visiting with relatives and
friends in Cable and Sherrard this
Mrs. Joseph Stevens and daughters
Maud and Bertha weYe out from Hock
Island Sunday in an automobile.
The Gun club is going to have a
shoot here Thanksgiving.
Cordova, Nov. 25. Miss Dora Wendt
returned Monday from Albany, where
she had been visiting Mrs. Fred Lam
bert. Ira Hichards is dangerously ill. He
is afflicted with typhoid pneumonia.
K. H. Quick moved his family and
household goods from Clinton last
week. He occupies the house belong
ing to Miss Ruth rhillips. "
Miss Alice Coles, of Chicago, is vis
iting her aunt, Mr.. George Bryan.
Mrs. F. Xeel and Miss Mildred Xeel
were intPort Byron last Saturday.
Mrs. William Whitesides fell from
the back porch of her home, sprain
ing her knee.
W. F. Tew was in Hock Island last
The schools here closed Wednesday
afternoon and will not open until the
following Monday, for the Thanks
D. Zimmerman was in Hock Island
(Jeorge Bryan was a passenger to
Hock Island last Saturday.
William Trent, who has been at
tending Brown's Business college in
Moline, has been home for the past
week to pick corn.
Mrs. Alfred Smith is quite sick at
Notes From Nearby.
The mysterious disappearance of
Conductor John Elick, of the North
western r:ad, is causing much con
cern among his friends. He disap
peared from the stoc"k train of which
he was in charge Tuesday night ami
has not been heard from. It is fear
ed that he was sandbagged and
thrown into' the Chicago river.
James Jolly, the Annawan man on
trial in the circuit court of Henry
county at Cambridge for assault to
rape, was found guilty of assault,
thereby escaping the penitentiary.
The engineer representing the men
who are contemplating financing the
Kevvanee, Cambridge & Geneseo inter
urban, will be on hand to go over the
line Dec. 3.
Doesn't Respect Old Ace.
It's shameful when youth fails to
show proper respect for old age, but
just the contrary in the case of Dr.
King's Xew Life Pills. They cut off
maladies, no matter how severe and
irrespective of old age. Dyspepsia,
jaundice, fever, constipation, all yield
to this perfect pill. 25 cents, at Hartz
& Ullemeyer's drug store.
Cleaned and Restored.
There is a certain lady who Is ad
dicted very strongly to the art of mak
ing up. What she does exactly is a
mystery to all but therself and her
maid, but the effect Is precisely as If
sle bad a thick coat of enamel or
lacquer all over her - face. A good
deal of discussion has ensued as to
whether this is renewed every day
after ablutions. On this point a dear
friend of hers observed: "Of course
not. The expense -would be enormous.
Depend on It when she wants to wash
she goes to some place where they
clean old pictures." London Tatler.
There's nothing better
than Scott's" Emulsion after
the grip. When the fever
is gone the body is left weak
and exhausted; the nervous
system is completely ' run
down and vitality is low.
Two things to do: give
strength to the .whole body
and new force to the nerves.
Scott's Emulsion will do it;
contains just what the worn
out system needs.
Rich blood, healthy flesh,
resistive force, more and bet
ter nourishment are what
Scott's Emulsion supplies to
We'll tend you a umple fr upon rcquesU
SCOTT -BOWNE, 4"9 Pe 1 Street, New York.
One hundred and severity-five dol
lars has been pledged to the list that
is in circulation for collecting a sum
of $1,000 to guarantee a coach for the
foqtball team ''of the Moline high
school next year. Everybody to
which it is presented express great
enthusiasm over the idea.
Thomas Evans died Wednesday at
1821 Fifth avenue of stomach trouble.
He .was 58 years old, a native of
Shropshire, England. He had beu
employed at the Mcliiie plow com
pany for 20 years. .He leaves one son,
Arthui. ' " .
J. W. Warr's hearing was to; have
come up before Justice Ilenry Ma pes
Wednesday afternoon at 2. o'clock,
but the attorneys asked for another
continuance to Saturday, Dec. 5.
Within this city employed at the
prosaic work of expert accountant in
East Moline is a man who has seen
war service in many countries of the
world under the British flag. Now he
is living here, sings in the choir of
Christ church, and altogether leads a
life which is not in the least a remind
er of the thrilling scenes . through
which he has passed. His name is J.
II. Dawson, and few people here know
that for deeds of valor in the Afghan
istan war in Asia and the Egyptian
campaign, Mr. Dawson as presented
with several medals and stars of dis
tinction by-. Queen Victoria.
David Owens, father of Wilfred Ow
ens, the little boy who was burned to
death, is in a critical condition at the
hospital with faint hope for recovery.
His wife is getting better. Mr. and
Mrs. Irving Met'reedy. of South Mil
waukee, are here, the latter being the
eldest sister. An open verdict was
rendered by the jury.
What will easily be the biggest
wrestling match of the season in
I lock ford is the Farmer Rurns-Ardahl
match to settle the championship of
the w-orld. Hums holds the champi
onship of the Vnited States for the
light weight class, and Ardahl has
the same title for the heavy-weight
men of the west. Ibirns has proven
himself to be almost a phenomenal
man on the mat, and will doubtless
make good against the big man from
Moline. Ardahl outweighs Burns by
15 peunds, but the farmer has learned
so marry tricks of the art during his
yea-rs that the advantage in weight
will practically count for nothing.
Ardahl easily has the larger host of
surnorters in this citv than has
Burns, mid will doubtless rule the faN
voiite with the crowd, if not in the
Miss Gastrn has organized an Anli
Cigaret league, to be known as the
High School league of Moline. There
were about 40 pupils enrolled, and the
following 'officer were elected: Su
perintendent, Supt. Smith; assistant
superintendent, Frof, Muhleman;
president. John I.indberg; vice presi
dent; Ethel Melin; secretary, Boss
Wilson; treasurer, Carrie Sammel;
sergeant at arms. Clarence McCov.
NEWS IN OUTLINE
Crown Prince Frederick Willhuu
represented hiss father, Emperor Will
iam, at th? consecration of the new
American church at Berlin.
The great steamship Celtic which
some sensationalists reported sunk in
collision on the Atlantic has arrived
safe at New York.
Mrs. W. M. Gillespie, of Phillips
burg, X. J., is the mother of a male
child which had two lucks, each sur
mounted by a perfect head. The child
lived but a short time.
King Edward has conferred a baron
etcy ou Ixml Maj or Ilitchie of Louden.
The Woiiutrfs club In session at St,
Louis voted to bar bridge and other
The waltz enUtled "Lereve," which
is now being played by Dan Godfrey's
band at Bournemouth. England, was
composed by a child named Max Da
rewski three years ago.
The aristocratic Massachusetts town
of Sheffield, in the Berkshire hills, has
been compelled to establish a colored
school because of race prejudice.
Quentin ltbosevelt, youngest son of
the president, Is convalescing from a
severe attack of malaria.
Consul Genera IGowdy has been elect
ed honorary vieepresldent of the Amer
ican club, just organized at Paris.
There is a cab famine in the hotel
and theater district of Xew York, ow
ing to a strike of 3"0 cabmen
" Mrs. Jacob F. Studebaker, widow
of one of the iUudebaker brothers of
South Bend, Ind., and Andrew Lang
dou, a prominent citizen of .Buffalo, X.
Y.. were married at South Bend.
"Police precautions" prevented a riot
at the foot ball game between Kenr
tucky university and State College
clubs at Lexlngtom -
Theodore J. Shaffer, president of th
AmalgamjxtadAssocIatlon, is severely
ill with typhoid pneumonia "at Pitts
burg. V .
The Columbia II, sailing boat nine
teen feet long, in which Captain Eisen
braun left Boston Aug. 11 alone for
Marseilles, has sailed from Gibraltar
TIPS TO TRAVELERS
8.65 to CblcMro bJ lie tarn.
On Xov. 29 and 30 and Dec. 1 the C,
It. I. & P. railway will Bell round trip
tickets to Chicago at rate of $6.63;
srood for return up to Dec. 7. Tickets
not good on 1:1 p. m. train.
IC.ee p Out the Gold.
Did it ever occur to you that a few or our HOL'SK ' WAUMEIIii
will save considerable fuel, and the fuel saved will more than pay
for the original COST cf our .
Storm Doors and Storm Sash
put in place on your home. WE FUHNLSH ESTIMATES OX
STORM SASH "and DOOUS HUXG IX PLACE ON YOUR HOUSE, WE
FURNISH HARDWARE COMPLETE.
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Old Phone W 1143
New Plione 6 43
,'J 26th St.
(El 3rd Ave
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Rock Island "A
Painted or Grained.
We carry common sizes in stock and can serve
For any size or style of window furnished promptly.
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Double Ventilator, Closed;
-ROCK ISLAND SASH
of the Sojthwest
In New Mexico and Arizona are scores of places v lie re
invalids can pass the winter comforlahl v.
Among-them are Alamairordo. El Paso, Tucson, Phoe
nix and Yuma. They are hijfh and dry: warm and sunny;
free from wind and extremes of temperature ideal spots
for sufferers from all sorts of lung- troubles.
They arc most quickly and comfortably reached by
the trains of the Rock Inland System.
Full information at this office.
MEN AND WOMEN. Wake Up!
Is Your Back Weak? Have You Drag
ging Pains? Are You Easily Tired?
Have You Rheumatism?
Have you lost the fire and strength of
youth? Are you grow ing old too soon?
If you have these symptoms or any
other sign of breakings down of your
nerves and vitalitj-, you will rind new
life 'in electricity as applied accord-
. a 1 v a a.
id? to my system. Jr. jiorne s ircai-
merit is marlo for vnn it is the best
way to use electricity. It pours a
gentle stream of life into the weak-
ened parts. It refreshes the nerves.
expands the vital powers, enriches the Services and X-Ra- Examination
circulation and makes you feel bright, Free,
active and vigorous. You get stronger each day and in a few weeks you
are a new man, stronger and younger in the fire of youth. It is grand,
this method of mine. Business men, professional men, ministers, athletes,
men of national renown, and every man in every w alk of life who have ever
used -it are praising- it. k- ;
Are you suffering- from physical and vital weakness, rheumatism, lame
back, nervous debility, weak back, bladder and urinary troubles, sciatica,
lumbago, paralysis, locomotor ataxia, constipation, throat troubles, poor
circulation, dyspepsia, indigestion, asthma, enlarged or inflamed prostate
gland, sleeplessnessepileptic fits, piles, neuralgia, kidney apd liver trou
bles, spots floating- before the ej'es, palpitation of the heart, shortness of
breath, headache, shooting- pains in the chest, back, hips and ankles? Have
you weak lungs or bronchial tubes, female weakness, leuchorrhoea
(whites), heart trouble, nervous exhaustion, or any evidence of breaking
down in man or woman? If so, there is quick relief and a permanent cure
in store for you at Dr. Home's office.
Consultation free and confidential,
Dr: J. Alvin Horfte,
Booms 49, 50 and 51, Mitchell &
Hours: 9 to 12, 2 to 5 and 7 to
Rock Island B"
Painted or Grained.
Slide Ventilator. Closed
& DOOR WORKS.
F. H. PLUMMER.
EOCK ISLAND, ILL.
BOYD, D. P. A., Davenport, Iowa.
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Lj-ride Building-, Rock Island, Illinois.
8 p. m.; Sundaj-s, 9 to 11 a. m. ,