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THE ABGUS, THORSDAY, JULY 7, 1904.
Tlie only real 5 cent ciar to be had at the
only Real Cigar Store.
YOU KNOW THE BOY S-Bosco and Clint
9 9 Newspapers. Magazines and Periodicals 9 9
Are You Interested in the South ?
DO you cai.t: to know of the marvelous development now
GOING ON IN"
75he GreaLt Central Sovith?
OF INNUMERABLE OPPORTUNITIES FOB VOUNG MEN OF: OLD OXK5
TO GBOW RICH?
you want to ktiow about rich farming; lands, fertile, well located,
on n Trunk Line Railroad, which will produce two. three nnd four crops
from the same fit-Id each year Land now to be had at from $3.00 to $.".00 an
acre which will he rrth from $30.00 to $150X0 within ten years? About
stock raising where the extreme of winter feeding is hut s a (C) short
Weeks? Of places where truck growing and fruit raiding yield enormous re
turns each year? Of :i land where you can live out of doors every day in the
year? Of opportunities for establishing profitable manufacturing indus
tries; of rich mineral locations, and splendid business openings?
If you want to know the details of any or all of thee write me. I
will gladly advise you fully and truthfully.
(i. A. PARK, General Immigration aad Industrial agent.
Loviisville & Nashville Ry. Co.
Chicago Dental Company
OFFICE 1617' i SECOND AVENUE.
and removal of nerves done by us, and
the best and most careful treatment
given to all cases.
We have a patent thin elastic plate
with natural gums that fit in all cases
and when others fail. We use no cheap
material in onr office for our work is
ell guaranteed to he equal to the high
est priced dentists and to he first clas
in every respect. Notice our prices be
low, they are always the same:
Cement fillings $ 25
Gold platinum filling BO
Silver fillings M
Gold fillings, $1 and up 1.00
Gold C rowns 2-'k. $4 and $5 4.00
Thin Klastic plates 10.00
Best Red Rubber Plates 9.00
OFFICE lG07y, SECOND AVENUE.
Over Speidel's Drug Store.
DR. S. C. MARSHALL.
Big Bargains in
Second Hand Pianos
nust be sold at once. One upright
piann in good condition
standard make, at ....
One large size square
One Steinway Square
Also new pianos at factory prices
from $75 to $100
less than can be sold by dealers.
First Class Piano Tuning $2.
J. M. ZIMMERMAN.
Factory representative. New phone M19
Rock Island. - - III.
cud Pu a viyt
Charles E. Hodgson.
American Ins. Co Newark, N. J.
Continental Ins. Co New York
Agricultural Ins. Co New York
Traders' Ins. Co Chicago, 111.
Williamsburg Ins. Co New York
New Hampshire Ins. Co...N. Hampshire
North German Ins. Co New York
American Ins. Co. ...Philadelphia, Pa.
Security Ins. Co. ..New Haven, Conn.
Ins. Co. State of Illinois. .Rockford. 111.
Office, room 3, Buford block. Rates
as low as consistent with security.
J. M. BUFORD
The old fire and time-tried companies
represented. Rates as low as
any rcliablo company
YOUR PATRONAGE IS SOLICITED.
"Up Agin" a Good Thing
a man wnen ne commences to
patronize the American Steam
laundry. '"The best laundry I ever
struck is what those who Indulge
in a little slang would say. But
entre nous if you want your linen
as faultless as when you first
bought it. in color and finish, we
will guarantee to do it to your sat
isfaction every time. Careful hand
ling and artistic work are amongj
our up-to-uate metnods.
Street aad Fifth
Committees have been appointed
from each of the different branches
of the I. O. O. F. in the city to meet
in joint session and arrange for a pic
nic .which will be held in the near fu
ture at a time and place to be an
nounced later: The Odd Fellow's of
Rock Island and Moliue will be invit
ed to participate.
But for the intelligence of a dog
there would undoubtedly been a sad
drowning at the Central park Tues. lav
evening. Raymond Broekuiauu and a
grandson of Park Commissioner John
Brockrnann, was at play in the park
with a number of other companions.
While on the edge of the lake little
Raymond fell in where the water was
deep and being unable to swim was
in imminent peril of being drowned
His boy companions were so frighten
ed that they were unable to render
any assistance. Fortunately the lad's
faithful dog was with him and realiz
ing that something was wrong the dog
.-sprang into the water and catching
the child by his clothing pulled him
The other afternoon a stylishly
dressed and refined looking lady called
at the Kimball house and inquired
for Prof. Elwood's apartments. She
was told that the alleged professor
and his pals had flown the coop and
and left no word as to there present
whereabouts. The lady next inquired
if Prof. Elwood had left any package
at the hotel office for a friend of hers.
She finally stated that the package she
was looking for should contain $20
which she had given the clairvoyant
to charm tor her and which would
drive away all troubles and bring her
good luck in the future. This $2' was
in addition to the fees she had paid
over to the clairvoyant and was to be
returned to her so charmed that its
Investment would bring her a fortune.
Frank McCally is lodged in the Scott
county jail upon the charge of vag
rancy. This latter charge however is
but to hold hint pending an investiga
tion as he is suspected as being want
ed in Hon tana for murder. McCally
WU arrested at Princeton by City Mar
shal George F. Blocker, and by him
brought to Davenport. Maishal Block
er states that recently he received a
postal card with a portrait of a man
wanted in Montana for the murder
of a marshal in that state. This
description he states answers to a "T"
that of the man he now has under
Two of the heavy steel rails belong
ing to the O. & S. railway company
were taken from near the old B.. C. R.
& N. depot near Front and Brady
streets Tuesday night.
Jack Rivers, a eoaj black negro,
was bound over to the grand jury in
Magistrate Fingers court on the
charue of breaking and entering. Riv
ers was employed as a pan and pot
washer at the St. James hotel. Miss
Myrtle Phillips, one of the house
maids, was frightened almost to death
at the sight of a black face peering
into her room while one hand intro
duced through the missing pane in
the door was fumbling with the knob.
Naturally Miss Philips screamed, and
the negro ran away. A chambermaid,
however, saw and recognized him.
Uustuv Keuter, a button maker em
ployed at the J. F. Boepple & Co.
plant on Second street between Davie
and Howell streets, has brought an
action to collect big damages for per
sonal injuries received and names J.
F. Kroy. receiver, as UM defendant.
Renter alleges in his petition that the
defendant company neglected to look
after a certain machine with which he
was working, and that by reason of
such n'-:lii;unee Feb. last the ma
chine exploded and a portion of it
penetrated his left arm. doing him per
manent injury. For the hurts received,
the medical and surgical expenses anfl
loss of time, the plaintiff asks that he
be given the sum of $3,000.
Post office Inspector John Mahin. of
Muscatine, was here to locate a miss
ing mail pouch. The pouch was sent
to Davenport from Chicago, and at
this point was consigned to the Mil
waukee road to be forwarded to Ot
tumwa. Mr. Mahin found where the
lMuieh had been put upon a wrong
train, and after its discovery was re
turned to this city, but so far he has
been unable to locate its present
Jack Niemeier. an old timer in po
lice circles, was up before Justice Hall
yesterday on the charge of stealing
from the person, and was bound over
to the grand jury. His bond was placed
k Sealed Document
Is proof in itself in
uj court of law.
is that firm's guarantee to the con
sumer that the contents are sound
in the bean, ne in Savor and dust
and smell proof.
Ask For and Drink
She BELL CcffctSt
at $500. and being unable to furnish it
he was sent back to jail. Niemeier is
charged with having found a man by
the name of Shields in an intoxicated
condition asleep in a woodshed to the
rear of 1219 West Second street and
robbing him of $9.50.
The Island Queen, the natty launch
owned by John Janss, with a capacity
of 150 persons, will ply hereafter be
tween Cook's point and Grand Island
as a regular ferry. John Janss is her
Cully Flanigan was fined $lin and
costs, the total amounting to $109. in
the police court yesterday afternoon
on the charge of gambling. This is
the end of the case that has been
against Flanigan for the past few
weeks. After a trial that lasted the
greater part of the day, the defendant
agre to plead guilty. He paid the
fine . One of the conditions is that
he will not be allowed to gamble in
Davenport again, and if caught at it
will be subject to ftirther prosecution.
Tips fa Travelers.
Are you going to Kansas City or
the southwest? If so, take the South
west Limited on the C. M. & St. P. at
12: CO p.m., or the early morning train
at 5:30. You will be assured of a
pleasant and safe journey.
From July 1 to 23 the C, R. I. & P.
railway will sell round trip tickets to
Bonesteel for $22.50, Chamberlain at
$20.95, and Yankton at $1C80; good
for return up to Aug. 31. The best of
service and quickest time.
Cheap rates to St. Louis, Mo., on ac
count of the exposition via the Illinois
Central. Tickets on sale daily. Best
service. Quick time. Write or call on
us for full information. City ticket
office, 329 Main street, Peoria, 111. G.
A. Smith, general agent. 'Phone M,
Slop and Think.
If you want to go to Chicago you
can take one of the C. M. & St. P.'s
fine trains and make an easy and rap
id journey. Trains for Chicago leave
Rock Island as follows: At 4: 15 a. m.,
arriving at Chicago at 8:55 a. m.; at
4:58 p. m., arriving at Chicago at 9:55
p. m., and at 11:50 p.
Chicago at 7:55 a. m.
July Bag laaa to tli- World Fnlr.
The Chicago, Pooria & St. Louis
railway has doridod to continue- the
low coach excursion rates to St. Louis straw color of the water was mention
and return, during the month of July. j ed, which is the only serious objection
Tickets will be sold on Tuesdays and I the aldermen have against the plant
Thursdays, by C, P. & St. 1.. agents 1 and they have decided that if there is
and agents of connecting lines, at
rates not exceeding one fare for the
round trip, graded down to one cent
per mile. Tickets good seven days
front date. Longer limit excursion
tickets are also on sale. The Louis
iana Purchase exposition is the great
est and grandest world's exposition
ever held, and now is the time to see
it in full operation. Any one of the
following features are worth at least
one trip to St. Louis: The 13 exhibit
palaces. .17 state buildings, the U. S.
government and Phillippine exhibit,
the Cascades, the 1" buildings of for
eign countries, aside from the exhib
its in the art palaces, over fi'i foreign
countries participating. The Pike with
its fifty shows. Accommodations can
be had at hotels and hoarding houses
at reasonable rates. The C, P. & St.
L. railway train service arranged es
pecially to accommodate world's fair
travel. For map of exposition grounds,
information as to rates, or hotel loca
tions, call on C, P. & St. L. agent
or address. E. A. WILLIAMS,
Gen. Pass. Agt. C, P. & St. L. Ry.
St. Louis, Mo.
Night Was Her Terror.
"I would cough nearly all night
long,'" writes Mrs. Charles Applegate,
of Alexandria, Ind., "and could hardly
get any sleep. I had consumption so
bad that if I walked a block I would
cough frightfully and spit blood, but,
when all other medicines failed, three
$1.00 bottles of Dr. King's New Dis
covery wholly cured me and I gained
58 pounds." It's absolutely guaran
teed to cure coughs, colds, la grippe,
bronchitis and all throat and lung
troubles. Price, 50c and $1. Trial
bottles free at Hartz & I'llemeyer's
are caused by indigestion. If you eat
a little too much, or if you are subject
to attacks of Indigestion, the stomach
expands swells, and puffs up against
the heart. This crowds the heart and
shortens the breath. Rapid heart
beats and heart disease is the final
result. Kodol Dyspepsia Cure digests
what you eat, takes the strain off the
heart, cures indigestion, dyspepsia,
sour stomach, and contributes nour
ishment, strength and health to every
organ of the body. Sold by all drug
gists. Sciatic Rheumatism Cured.
L. Wagner, wholesale druggist, Rich
mond. Va., says: "I had a fearful at
tack of sciatic rheumatism, was laid
up almost two months: was fortunate
enough to get Mystic Cure for Rheu
matism. This cured me after doctor's
prescriptions had failed to have anv
effect. I have also heard of fine r
suits from others who have used it."
Sold by Otto Grotjan. 1501 Second ave
nue. Rock Island. Gust Schlegel & Son
2" West Second street, Davenport.
Works wonders while you sleep,
brings bright eyes, red lips, lovely
color. Hollister's Rocky Mountain
Tea makes people happy. 35 cents,
tea or tablets. T. H. Tnomar pharmacy.
All the news all the time The Argus.
Fire Tuesday evening destroyed the
roof of the barn belonging to C. J.
Schlueter. gl3 Fifteenth street. Yes
terday morning half a ton of hay in the
barn at the rear of C. G. Alsene's herd
ware store. Fifth avenue and Thir
teenth street, was consumed by lire.
The hay belonged to Mr. Alsene. No
clue as to the origin of these lires has
Nels J. Olson died at his home. 211
Fourth avenue, yesterday after a four
mouths' illness with bronchitis. He
was born in Sweden Feb. s. 1S42. and
came to America in 180S. He settled
in Dixon, 111., and resided there for 3
years, when he moved to Moline and
this city has been his home until death.
Mr. Olson was a student of the Gus
tavius Adolphus college and prior to
that time was employed at the Rock
Island arsenal. In 1!SS he returned
from college and returned to his old
position in the arsenal and has been
employed there until taken ill. He
leaves his wife in Moline. one son. Al
bert, in Chicago: his father and moth
er, one sister in Wood hull, one broth
er. Andrew, in Texas, and one, A. V..
The Vernamo fair is over, but it is
understood that some of its troubles
have only just begun to develop.
Residents of Prospect park wore not
too well pleased with the fair, and they
are proposing to take measures to pre-
vent repetition of the doings that they
J declare were carried on in the park.
Evidence is said to have been collected
to show that beer had been sold and
:that gambling was conducted in the
shape of wheels of fortune. The evi
dence takes the tangible shape of bot
tles of beer and paddles of the fortune
wheel. These and acts connected there
with are to be presented to the grand
Bids for the heating and plumbing
of the Grant school building were read
Tuesday night at the meeting of the
board of education. The contract was
let to the Moline Heating & Construc
tion company. Their bid was $ll,0oo,
being the lowest of the throe bids read.
The city fathers arc determined that
m., arriving at Moline shall have the hest of water
j and this was proven by the action tak
en at the regular meeting of the city
council Tuesday evening. Recently in
the repurt of Prof. Smith on the filter
ed water product by the new plant, the
any way to make the .water clearer it
shall be done. The committee of the
whole, after a meeting lasting nearly
two hours, decided to recommend the
payment of 117,003.78 to the New York
Continental Jewell Kilteration com
pany, as part payment on the final in
stallment of the filter plant, leaving a
balance of $5,000 due said company
and same to be paid upon acceptance
of the plant.
At a meeting of the directors of the
First National bank yesterday after
noon .Judge .lohn M. Gould resigned
the office of president of the bank.
Whereupon his son. Frank W. Could
was elected to succeed him in office.
Judge Gould established the hank of
which this one is the predecessor in
1S57. with D. C. Dimock and C. P.
Company F. fith regiment. Illinois
National Guard, had election at the
armory Tuesday evening to select a
successor to Lieut. Walter Shadle.
Charles Laurin. second lieutenant was
made first lieutenant, and his place
was filled by the election of Corp. Har
ry Wright, who is now a second lieu
Tuesday evening the library hoard
held its annual meeting, electing of
ficers for the coming year and also
naming the members of the various
committees. The following officers
were elected: President, O. F. Ander
son: vice president. Dr. A. H. Arp;
secretary. M. .1. MeEnirv. The follow
ing committees were appointed: Li
brary, Dr. L. D. Dunn, chairman: C. A.
Rarnard. M. J. McEniry and H. F. Han
son. Executive, A. H. Arp, chairman;
F. W. Rank, F. A. Johnson, W. A.
Articles of tncorporat ion were filed
in the office of the secretary of state
yesterday by the Kankakee & Moline
Railroad company. The principal of
fice is to he in Chicago. The capital
stock is nominally $100,000 and it is
proposed to construct a railroad from
Kankakee. Kankakee county, to Mo
line. Rock Island county. It is a dis
tance of ISO miles. The incorporators
and first board of directors are: Wil
liam R. Burleigh, of ItGrr.nge, 111.;
Gideon S. Thompson, of Berwyn. III.;
and Harry Hamill. W. .1. Gilbert and
C. C. Green, of Chicago.
A man and two women, representing
the House of David, of Benton Har
bor. Mich., have arrived in Moline for
the purpose of making converts to
their religion. They will hold evening
srvio(.s in the streets and will be
Joint I in a day or two by another par
of three. They preach the life
without death and the realization of
mil'.enlum in the present era.
No Pity Shown.
"For years fate was after me con
tinuously." writes F. A. Gulledge, Ver
bena. Ala. "I had a terrible case of
piles, causing 24 tumors. When all
failed. Bucklen's Arnica Salve cured
me. Equally good for burns and all
aches and pains. Only 25 cents at
Hartz & Ullemeyer's drug store
GREW EVERY BIT OF IT.
And we can
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1 His IS proot
ban-ami scalp tftvi'jnr.itingreiiieily ,l o un..i m of dau.tru. wi.trti
the world h is ever known. frwmj nnov.-.l n Icnnn otaneaK
" , . - too l.liThlT of your Pamtornm, fh-
ou cang.i tovour druggist and get a n Whi unlimite ! wiacgaa, i n-iumn,
bottle for rse. which will he eaouehto very reaiHiun-
sntisfv v-u that st will produce hair, cad do it quickly, or
tend this Al iVERTTSEjtfENT to us with tea cents in stnmpa or silver to pay postage,
ami we will tend you a largo f.unple by r turn mail. The samples we e are large
enough to produce benefit tel wt suits, in many cases fceihg enough K stop bad cases
cf luiir f-illi:ig amlst.-.rt theh.n'r togrow i n ; again. NOW on sale atall druggists. three
si lea 25c, 50c, $1 .GO in i -Kittle. KKOWLTOH DANDERINi) CO., Chicago.
For Sale aad Guarantee ) by Harper House Pharmacy
A Ravenous Appetite j
It is a joy to see a person cat after a few days' use of
Tabcr's Pepsin Compound. It cleans out the undigested
matter from the stomach and bowels, and then sets the seen - J
tive glands so vigorously to work that there is natural fluid
in abundance- to digest (ill you cat, and you need not be afraid
to eat heartily and enjoy your meals. With a good appetite
and perfect digestion, lift- takes on a bright, cheery aspect,
and with energy and enthusiasm come new ambitions and
desires. Tabcr's I'epsin Compound has not a rival.
pDFF " trm'.' "s merit iu nil kinds of t nn.nWt and bowel disorders, wa will ead a
I Ha. a. tampiti package of lir. Taber'a Pepata Comiouiul ly mail, tree, to any addnaa,
Tablet Form, lOc 25c 50c; Liquid, 50c and $1.00. DR. TABER MFG. CO., Peoria, 111. J
TABER'S epsih COMPOUND :
NOW IS THE
CHANNON. PERRY 6c CO..
Davis Block. Old 'Phone 114S. New G14S. 112 West Seventeenth St.
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Wholesale Dealers in PURE WINES and LIQUORS.
CELEBRATED COLFAX MINERAL
Manufacturers of WINTER'S
1 1; 1(5-Hil s Third
a-aPaeia'wa ao a-at a
o Tri-City Transfer and
g Fuel Co.
Q Haulirg and moving of all
Q kinds, large or small at reason-
Q able rates. Daily wagons to
O Moline and Davenport. We also
Q handle the best grades of hard
Q and soft coal. A portion of
3 your patronage is respectfully
O solicited. Satisfaction guaran-
X teed. New phone 5 Hil, old 545.
O Office. 215 Twentieth Street,
Rock Island, III.
"We Will Bond Vovi "
THE UNITED STATE8 FIDEL
ITY AND GUARANTY
Home Office Baltimore, Md.
Total rah rrnoarera. over 3,
2OO.0O4MH. We lunar all klnrtit of bond.
Jotlifinl. riaVlllj, (oDtrart. We
aluo write Buralary Innarnni .
N. A. LARSON, General Agent.
17111' .- StrnnH A t- Koek Ilnnl.
nn ll A. onnrllv, Allurni-ia.
Permanently Cured by
OR. KLINES GREAT
0rCXTT:"t. tww. I Mil traitb w4
S4 T.il AL. liOTTLK FREE
ptnniaTt Cure, aw tmtg f e wt'.f. fc all
! fmn. - .eM3 . sulci, at. ltu'
Duo. DeMiitj . xiuaUl ..-
H E B 2 'K i t S3 1 arch . .Hedelpfi a
kiltoo Junction. Wte., Jan. 23. 190 1.
K" lion r:inVrlrnC..
Dkr sias: g..iuo years apo hit
l:ali oiuiueucl toconi" out ami i i
short te.ua I tbat 1 win
, . .. iiML-.tlowe.ir iiwir: nir anui!:
r nii tostimt- in Hr ,.. ma t.i nsn T).inrt.'rir.i. I
nisi inmt aVwolntelv centime purchsa a bottleou ht enarantw
niaj are noi ansoiuit-i) genuine and after Ui)n n one week niy hair
and unsolicited. topi'od falllntrout. Iain now on my
Tret; - tint IQWI 11 1 II I ana mMg
posiinc tn.1t ent t,ni0 ta over tlva lncnoa lonir.
the greatest f'wr and curlv. wl.or .It wu iit.-a.i
when you're away for the sum
mer and not to be troubled with
the tearing up and putting down,
to have that new heating appar
atus installed or the old one
overhauled In anticipation of
last winter's long continued cold
being repeated the coming win
ter. Think it over and let our es
timate convince you 'twill be
true economy to do it now.
cmu-, Itofk I -.Intnl.
It s Quality That Counts
In coal it's quality that makes
heat, it's quality that retains, It. Is
quality that makes possible con
sumption of 90 per cent of the
combust ible part of it, having a
light, clean ash; lastly, it's qual
ity that lessens your fuel bill
you're not paying for lift, refuse
or unburnables. The coal we han
dle, both hard and soft, deserves
all the good things we and our
patrons say for it. A ton will talk
as loudly as a carload.
C G. FRAZEP
John Volk 6c Co.,
K . . Kor . m iwrj
Dealers In single and double
strength Blinds and Mouldings, Ve
neered and Hardwood Flooring of all
Dealer In single and double strength
Window Otasa, Polished Plate, Beveled
Plate and Art Glass.
311 and 329
ROCK I8LAND, ILLINOIS.