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the Argus: friday. November 22, 1907.
At the theaters
(Sixteenth utreet and Second avenue.)
Nov. 22 ut'ia(e Toin'a Cabin," niatl
mer. Soy. 23 Florence Gear, In "Cpptd at
Nwv. 21 "BuHtrr Kroni," matinee.
Nv. 2. ChrlMllan Solrnee Irctnre.
v. SO "l.a MnnH."
Nov. 27 racimi."
Nov. 2tt Walkrr liilmldr.
i.ew. The comedy has been rewritten
:id the musical numbers without a
single exception will be heard for the
first time. The company engaged in
its production numbers among its
members some of those who have'been
identified with Buster ever since
it was first produced.. The promise is
made that sceuirally it is more hand
somely mounted than ever before. More
attention has been given to the music
this season and t lie tunes selected
have proven most h:'p(U' ones. Some
of the pronounced bits are ".Molly
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bilk v V V v-F w
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which she proceeds to do by telling
her assembled friends that she has ac
cepted John's rival, Amos North. She
'means to stand by her decision too,
and it is only after she finds out that
I her accepted suitor has been the snake
'in the grass all through the four acts
jof the play, plotting with his weal;
'mind as cleverly as be could to break
I up the understanding between his love
and the man of her choice and going
to lengths that only confessed crim
inals are accused of going," that she
loosens her grip on the scoundrel and
allows him to dron back into" the nool
deceit and falsehood that was his
atnral habitat. Florence dear plays
his remarkable girl and will appear
the part when "Cupid at Vassar"
omes to the Illinois tomorrow, niat-
ee and nighT. .
Smallest on the Stage. Miss Mar-
iret Minion, the little leading lady of
he "Panama" comnanv which will be
'en here Wednesday, Nov. 27, is per
ips the smallest soubrette on the
tage todav, outi-uue the Lilliputian:-,.
Miss Minion's pari in the new coined v
raina is that of a young carefree
hilt of nature of about 1 summers.
iinl in Uie lirst three acts, and later.
that of n youmr woman of I'd venr.-t.
ut her cleverness and size is such
that she convinces her audience that
be is no older than she nimtar to lie
ii ring the early portion of the nlav.
At the Elite. Jewell's Manikins
continue to oraw larco crowds at each
performance at the Klite and arc to
main all week. Theither numbers t
on the bill are all good. Cillmore and
Castle, the black face comedians, keen
the audience convulsed witlr mirth,
De Orio has a novel and entertaining
act. Mrs.. Mae Richards Casev is sinsr.
ng 'Down in the Valley Where the
Lillies Crow." Alex Mason is showing
one of the most interesting nictures
ver placed on the white sheet.
FLORENCE HEAR IN
-crpin at vassah"
AT THE ILLINOIS
:to "l'tilnlini; ! Town," mat-
(Elnhtetnth strict, north of Steconcff,
Vaudeville at 3, K aud !):!.' p. in. Two
mnllnepa StinrinyNniul holiday.
from Mayo." "Won't You Be My Baby
r.i v." 'Old Mill Oliver," "I won't Play
Cnless You Coax Me," "Rosebud." "I
Couldn't Make a Hit with Susie." and
a new l'.uster I'.rown ' song. As an
tidditional feature this season the celo-
biatnl Hughes musical trio has been
(Second vnut east of Nineteenth'
Vand-vlllr at 3. 8 and 0:1.1 n. in. Two
iiatiurra Suodayn and bolldnya.
Play Is Nearly All New. "Putter
Prowit" its it will be presented at t Ii-"
Illinois thenler Sunday, Nov. 21, mat.
' inee and night, will be almost enlirely
1s Resl College Girl. Kate Newton
te heroine of the new musical college
1 girls' play. "Cupid at Vassar," is not
only the basketball champion, but the
ri-pror;cn.tative .American college! girl
She has a clear mind, a clean heart
and a well developed muscle. She is
high spirited, and, when the thinks
that her lover. John Willett, has cef.
his eyes eJ:'evhere. it doesn't take her
all day to decide to give him a lesson
Alas, I never went to sleep at all but when the ; impudent'
brazen sun kissed me upon my egg and sugar coat I "oped" my
eyes- to gaze upon to-morrow. Lo ! my " highland lassie " cousin
from the cool, romantic table-lands of ' Mexico stood before me
lisping " Good morrow, Cousin Coffee Bean, shall you breakfast
to-day?" To-day, 1 cried ! No! to-morrow!
My cousin, Miss Mexican Bean, is a
most high born young laay none
higher a veritable aristocrat among
the Coffees and greatly imitated for
commercial deception,' not only by
poorer sorts of Coffees from other
lands, but by the less fortunate and
lower born of Mexico.
She belongs not to the valleys, but flourished on the
great plains thousands of feet above the sea, where she
was selected by Arbuckles, who now present her for
your exhilaration with her natural companion, San Paulo,
whom I shall next introduce to you "Certified" and
true to name. .
Drink Hearty! .
w 40 part, wortH J AitMckW riou Certified Ccfleef-tpecial package-ipecal price- wMe Aey la.
Powers at the Burtis. .lames T.
Powers appeared yesterday at the Bur
tis. drawing two uood crowds. 'The
Blue Moim" iH'oved lo be hist what
was expected, a first class rerform-
ince in every way.
Here. Stetson's "Uncle
with a big cast and all
& " 'vl
iAl NICHOLS IX "BUSTER
BROWN" AT THE ILLINOIS
the usual features, is
theater this evening.
at the Illinois
SKATING RINK TO REOPEN
Interior Repainted and Floor Put In
The roller skating rink on Sixteenth
street is to be reopened tomorrow ev
ening alter Having been closea two
months following a week or two of
us? early in the season. The interior
of t lie building will present, a neat ap
pearance for the opening.. The entire
interior has been given a coat of new
paint, and several incandescent ligjit
arches have been placed the width of
the room just beneath the canvas cov-1
The floor, controversy over which
was the cause of tho former closing-,
will be as good as new following the
damage it received from a heavy rain"
late in the summer. The American
Floor Surfacing Machine company of
Toledo. Ohio, .has Harry Benian here
retouching the floor. The machine
used to grind tne hardwood surface is
run by a four-horse power electric mo
tor, and by tomorrow night, after four
days of use, will give a practically new
surface to the floor. The western end
of the floor has been relaid, this por
tion having been too badly damaged
For one day only, tomorrow, Satur
day.' we will have one of the fluent fur
! demonstrations ever brought to the
city, including a beautiful line of jack
ets in seal, otter, beaver, sable-squirrel,!
near-seal and other furs. It will be.
well worth yourwhile to see this line!
whether yon buy or not, and all are
invited. We also received today an
other fine line of . suits, coats
and - hafs. If you want the real
new thing, come and see us tomorrow.
On cash purchases we take clearing
house checks at $1.03 on every $l;o
you can earn 5 cents on everjr-$l by1
tradinghere. , ' I
MKS. AMANDA HASSETT-PAHL,
Second floor, see sign. Take ele
vator. 107 West Second street, -Davenport,
Iowa. y" ,
We have many reasons for giving thanks. To all those who have
bought our shoes and they are legion we offer congratulations. "We
know they will not suffer, the misery of being improperly shod.
We don't want to spend much time praising our goods. e want
you to come and see them and form your own opinion; we feel sure
you will be perfectly satisfied with both quality and price.
Our stock of ladies' winter shoes is ready for your inspection
embraces all the latest designs from the very best makers.
Ladies' tine tan Russian calf shoes, blucher style, military
ladies' new short vamp shoes, in patent colt and gun metal calf, with
mat kid tops, military heel, in button or lace, made on the
"'- ' $3.50
Mannish shoes for ladies in patent
colt, dull tops, with a low mili
tary heel, button or lace $-1.00
Ladies' shoes, made of patent colt, gun
metal calf and vicl kid'bultou or lace,
in the very latest ,
Ladies' shoes, made of box calf and
kid. blucher or
The men who are extremely critical in choosing their footwear will
find our present varied winter lines large and attractive.
Men's fine patent colt or gun metal calf shoes, with box kid
top,, military heel, button or lace $5.00
Men's gun metal calf or patent colt shoes, dull top, blucher
style, made on the "diamond" and "Victor" lasts $3.50 an $4
Men's, velour calf, box calf and
vici kid shoes, heavy or
Sht soles $2.50 an" $3
Men's shoes, made of bos grain,
calf and dongola. lace or
congress...... 1.50 and $2
Men's waterproof shoes, tan '
or black ........ 3,50 to $6
Misses"1, and Children's
In our stock of mTs3es' and children's
shoes you will find they are of a sub
stantia! sort, just the kind we ask you
to buy for winter wear.
Misses' finet.patent colt and gun metal
, cab', blucher
style , $1.85 " $2.50
Misses' velour calf, box calf and kan
garoo calf, lace Or
button $1.50 $1.75
Misses' kid and cai
shws $1.00 $1.25
Children's patent colt and vici kid
shoes, blucher style, sizes
to ioW $1.50 to $1.85
Children's box calf, kangaroo calf and
heavy kid shoes, blucher style, sizes
' vi gotf ,0 $1.35
Children's shoes, made of patent colt,
veloyr calf and vici kid. sizes
5 to 8 75 to $1.25
' Children's kid shoes, sizes 5
to s GOrt t0 75
Children's shoes, made of patent colt,
- velour calf and vici kid, sizes
2 to 5 75 to $1.00
Children's kid shoes, sizes 2
to r,y 50 to 65
Our warm lined shoes will keep
your feet warm and your sys
tem, free from coughs and colds.
A pair of Felt Shoes or Slippers
will soon pay for themselves.
Women's Kid Shoes; warm
lined, patent tip,
la"e $1.50 $1.75
Women's Felt Shoes, leather
foxing, leather sole,
plain toe.. $1.00 t"o $1.50
Women's Felt. Juliet, fur trim
med, in all
colors..... $1.00 to JJS1.45
Women's Felt Slippers, leather
60 to $1.00
Men's Felt Shoes, leather fox
ing, heavy leather
OIe $2.00 to $3.00
Men's Felt Shoes, leather fox
ing, light leather
sole ... ...$1.50 to $2.00
Men's all felt
hoes $1.50 to $2.00
Men's felt slippers, with felt or
slev -75. to $1.0
Boys', .Youth's and Lit
tle Gents Shoes
We have found a manufacturer who
has learned, how to make boys' shoes
that possess both style and wear.
Boys' Patent Colt, Gun Metal, Velour
and Box Calf Shoes.
$2.00 to $2.50
and Kangaroo Calf
Blucher stvle. . .
Boys' Vici Kid
Shoes, Iice or
Hlurher $1.50 to $2.00
Boys' Calf Shoes. $.100 to $1.50
Youths' Velour Calf. Gun Metal, Pat
ent Colt and Box Calf Shoes,
Blucher style.... $1.75 to $2.25
Youths' Kangaroo Calf and Vici Kid
Shoes. Lace or
BHwher -$1.50 a,ld $1.75
Shoes $1.00 to $1.25
Little Gents' Patent Colt ami Velour
Calf Shoes, Blucher .
Ktyu? $1.75 to 2.O0
Little Gents Box Calf, Kangaroo Calf
and Vici Kid
Shoe. $1.25 to $1.50
Little Gents' Calf
Shoes. . . ; .QQd and . $1.00 .
Ladies' fine Tatent Colt, Bow and Lace ties, $2.50
Ladies' 4-strap Slippers, Patent and Kid $2.00
Ladies' 3-strap Slippers, Patent and Kid.. $1.50
Ladies' 1-strap Slippers, Patent and Kid $1.00 and $1.25
Men's fine Black and Chocolate Romeo s ,
Men's Alligator Slippers
Men's fine Slippers, all styles. Chocolate, Black
and Tan $1.00 to $1.50
Men's fine Velvet Slippers .r.'. 85
Men's imitation Alligators and Velvet .Slippers. .... r. 60
1703 Second Ave.
Lae-Waters' Old Stand
Buy for 3
A Good Investment.
The preatest health regulator Is a
bottle of good beer taken with meals.
Cross-Country Is the best obtainable.
Telephone West 89 old. or 6089 new. J J
- ROCK - ISLAND BREWING CO.
1429-1431 2nd Ave. Phone 718K Old, 5452 New
StrecRer & Lewis,
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