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0?HE AIlGUS, SATURDAY, OCTOBER 2. 1903.
100 complimentary tickets will be distributed
each day to the "first 100 customers trading"1 in the
forenoon to the extent of $5.00 or more.. . These
tickets inviting you to lunch with us at 1:00 o'clock
the same day in our balcony Tea rdom.
If you are doing shopping and are thirsty a
"' glass of ice cream soda will be served you free of
cost each day from 10 to 11 o'clock and from 3 to 4
o'clock but free at no' other hours." "
HANDKERCHIEFS: None doubt tbe purity of the
linens in the handkerchiefs at this store.
Nearly 400 dozen of them here, all styles
all lineji for this great Anniversary Sale at Zc to
$1.00 a piece. Every afternoon 2 to 4 o'clock, pure
linen hemstitched handkerchiefs. 3c. Every after
noon 4 o'clock till closing time, pure white hem
stitched handkerchiefs, lc.
We reserve the right to limit the quantity on
these. ' f
Beautiful Silks for the Anni
Black Moire Silk is one of Fashion's strongest favorites,
the Diagonal colored and black dress silks arc entirely new
Taffetas are being used freely Messalincs arc also much in
We have quite comprehensive assortments of all these
newest silks, and at prices that will make this :!)th Anniver
sary Sale a Memorable occasion. W'c mention two of the
many specials that will be featured in this sale.
2500 yards of 75c to $1.00 dress silks
which include soft finish taffetas. Loui
in a varictv of pin checks, hue stripes,
broche ficurcs rcadv Monday at 9
o'clock and ti! sold, not Tj. or $1.00,
but just I'0c the yard
incs. Messalincs. etc..
small jacouard and
Ten Pieces of 30 inch Black Taffetas
new finish, brilliant black $.1 .2." value, wc bouj
these K pieces way under price and for
this week wc put them at. yard
Then to cap the climax on top of all the silk
bargains. Double S. & H. Stamps all week.
A CELEBRATION in which bargains rule, an exposition of
all that's new and wanted in fall and win.er merchandise by people who know the
best and want the most desendable kinds. Shoddy, llimsy, trashy stuffs are barred
from our sales. A carnival of bargains such as McCabe's and only McCabe's have ever
given to this part of Illinois and Eastern Iowa.
This mammouth store shows many limes the high-class merchandise carried by any
other store in this part of the state, and its reputation for bargain giving is uririvaled-
The "old timers" who began trading at this store in it's infancy, 39 years ago, like
these anniversary sales, not only for the renewal of old acquaintances, but they have
claims on these great anniversary bargains, and we want them to have their share. They
have helped make this store what it is today and we shall see that they enjoy their full
share of the profits. As we have often said, this is your store, come and enjoy it. Come
to the big celebration beginning Monday, October 4th, and lasting a full week, with more
bargain events crowded into six days than Rock Island has ever before witnessed.
We have arranged for a six days' festival such as Rock Island sees only when this
store shows the way. Bargains from Monday morning till 10 o'clock Saturday night.
Bargains every minute, all the time, thousands of
them, and thousands of ijeffa stamps
Feather Pillows covered with
A. C. A. Ticking, 39th Anni
versary Sale price all week. 39c
1000 25c Towels, 2 for 39c.
20 doz. (240) 50c towels, 39c.
Autumn Hose for Women
arc very attractive. The plain
colors in silk and imported lisle
are especially modih. Hosiery
must match the gown
Women's handsome pure silk hose
at $2.00, $1.50 and $1.25.
Women's lisle and Mercerized hose,
very choice selection of colors, 7oc, ."'Jc
Women's medium weight silk lisle
hose, double heels, toes jnd garter
tops, very durable, per pair. 50c.
The values shown h're in Women's
and Children's hosiery will bring you
back again and aaain. Women's
standard quality 2oe hose, during the
Anniversary Sale, per pair 20c or it.
pairs for $1.12.;
Children's Rawhide school hose.
Anniversary sale price, per pair. 10c.
Children's fast black good strong
ribbed school hose, sizes " to ac
cording to size. "e. fe and 5c.
Women's ir,c fast b'.acu Tall weight
hose, per pair. 10c.
Downy fleeced crib blankets.
pink or blue bordered. 30xt0
. Inches, per pair. "9th Anniver
sary sale price, all week 39c
Sweater Coats for Men, Boys
A great assortment of these practical
garments, all priced speciaiiy low for
this great Anniversary Sole.
Men's pure worsted hand-made coats
plain and novelty stitches in Tobacco.
Urown. Tan, Oxford. Navy, Cardinal
and AVhite. solid colors or combina
tions. $5.00. $4.M S'1.7 and $2.30.
Hoys' and children's all wool anil
worsted coats, all the desirable col
on. $2.75. ' $2.00. $1.75 $1.47, $1.12.
$1.00 and 49c.
Corsets. As the corset fits,
so does Ihe gown one can't be too partic
ular about the corset. Would you have the
correct in corset ry. let it be oue of
the smart New .Models of the Regis
Corsets every detail is perfect the
low bust, the long hip and back, the
fashionable new slight waist c urve are
all features of the Regis. We have
exclusive sale of these famous Regis
Corsets for the three cities, that's
why we are enabled to name all of the
low special prices on them you have
so often seen quoted by us. That's
one of the reasons why the sales of
the Regis Corsets continues to dou
ble almost every year.
We show the best Models from al
most every leading corset maker all
the celebraties are here: The Regis,
the Redfern, the Rengo Relt Corset,
the R. & C. the celebrated P. X.. tne
Thomson's Glove Fitting, the La Vic or.
the Crosby front lacing corsets. Royal
Worcester. l?on-Ton. Adjusto, Kabo.
Director, Sclf-Rerlucing. American
Lady. LaGrecque the Xemo, C. Tt. A
la Spirite, Salohn Tlust Form Models.
W. T., the Hay State, the LeCamille.
the Ferris Good Sense and others.
To create a real sensation we'll sell the latest mod-"
el dollar corset all day
The very newest model of $2.50
corsets for . .
one dozen for
All day, only one to a buyer.
Double Stamps All Week On All Corsets
Laces and Embroideries
Double Stamps All Week on Laces & Embroideries
Merc's an opportunity that should he taken advantage of
by brides to be newest matched sets Tor underwear Tares Tor
dress trimmings, for children's and infants' outfits, e tc. . ,t , , , y
Thousands of beautiful Vol.. Torchon, Point, Venice. Point
Gaze. etc. at most exceptional prices for this sale, 35c, ,25c.
18c 3c yd.
5.000 yards beautiful embroideries, worth up to $2.00 yard,
for this sale, OSc. 75c, 4Sc. 39c, 25c. 19c and 15c yd.
39th Anniversary Cotton Goods
Monday 9 till 12
o'clock noon, big lot checked ap
ron ginghams, yard ojc.
Monday afternoon at 2
o'clock till 0:;i Lonsdale muslin,
Tuesday, 9 till 12
o'clock fancy table oilcloth, per
yard 5c. . .
'Tuesday, 2 o'clock till 5:30
p. m. I'cppcrcll R brown Mus
lin, yard 4c.
' Wednesday, 9 till 12
o'clock. 2' yard wide brown pep
pcrcl sheeting:, per yard 16)c.
Wednesday, 2 till 5:30
. m. fancy tennis flannels, per
4 to 4U yds. of 12'c to 15c em
broideries, while they last, 39c.
White, Ecru and Ivory novelty cur
tain nets and Scotch madras, 36 and
45 inches wide, 39ih Anniversary sale
price, per yard, all week 39c.
Women's and Children's 25c stock
ings, two pair for 39c.
Arc you well acquainted with our lin
ens? If so we don't need to praise them
or elaborate on their worthiness or su
periority. But that you may never for
get this 39th anniversary sale, for Mon
day, Tuesday and Wednesday we will
have a 39c table linen sale.,. .. . t
! - i
L.HSt ..Turkey. Tabic -damask, OftV
per yard OtL
-Pir-linen bleached taM Of"!T
damask , . . O
Pure linen silver bleached i
' ' Pure linen cream
Double Stamps all week in this dep't.
Women's shirt waists of white
lawn, finished with tucks and
trimmed with lce. also pretty
colored waists, your choice tills
eale :!9e. Monday. Tuesday and
Wednesday three days for 39c.
,39th Anniversary Sale of
No task to choose the new Fall Suit or Waist materials
from this' complete stock of rich Fall and Winter Suitings
and the price inducements this Anniversary Sale affords can
not be overlooked.
In addition to these splendid values we will
give Double Stamps on all the Wool Dress Goods
and Linings, all week Double Stamps, Double.
Rich Broadcloths, Satin Cloths Shadow Stripes, Tra
verse Stripes, Diagonals, Worsteds, etc., up to 60-inch widths,
all the newest shades of Raisin, Catawba, Taupe, Rose,
Bronze, Java, Prune. Brown, Navy, Wine, etc. rare offerings
in all these at 75c, OSc, $1.25 and $1.50. a yard.
Finest Imported Broadcloth,' in all leading shades, $3.00
quality, here, at yard. $2.48.
2." pieces all wool IMaids in rich color combinations,
about half value, for this 'VMh QQ-
Anniversary Sale, at yard OZC
25 Pieces 54-inch Suitings
A very exceptional purchase of 5 1-inch Worsted Suitings, all
dark mixtures, in plaid, check and tweed effects, in lilack and
W hite. Drowns, (irays. N'avy, etc. Remem
ber a yard and half wide a bargain of bar-
gams, grau lively, an week tl tney last, yu
Record Breaking Values in
Knit Underwear for this Anniversary Sale.
58 Full Cases of Knit Underwear, averag
ing 40 dozen to the case, or 2320 dozen
underwear for men, women and children of
Rock Island and vicinity.
They are here now ready for
this great .'5!)th Anniversary Sale
Secure your share of the bar
gains. The World's Uest Makes
of Men's. Women's and Children's
Knit Underwear arc represented
here It's impossible to go into
detailed description 'of all of the
good things wc arc going to give
you this week we'll simply say
Women's Underwear Depart
ment wc will give you
Jersey Ribbed fleeced vests and
Maco liccccd cotton vests and
Wool ribbed vests and pants in
gray, cream and white, astonish
ing values at "."ic, c, '.V.)c and
Perfect fitting union suits in line Worsted, silk mix
ed Merino, and fine Maco cotton, all the different
weights, prices that will surprise and please mhi at -1.
$'.'.--. $1.1 $l.."iO and $1.00.
Fine fleeced cotton Union Suits, worth up to
Anniversary Sale price Se and 50c.
Men's heavy fleccc-lincd shirts and drawers, a third
saved at 50c and 39c.
Men's camel hair and natural gray Merino hirts and
drawers, worth to $l.r." at $1.00 and 75c.
"Men's $2.00 value, non-shrinking shirts and drawer,
(worsted mixed and fine fleece cotton union suits, record
breaking values at $l.o. $1.11 and $1.00.
The Wall Paper and Pic
lure Framing Department
offers a saving for prompt buy
ers during the Anniversary Sale
of 33 to 50 per cent a bran new
stock to choose from. Make note
of these prices and buy a season's
supply during this week.
1.000 rolls ingrain papers at
10c and 7c.
1.5U0 rolls Duplex paper 15c
Varnished Tile papers. 10c.
White I'.lank paper 3c.
Room Moulding, per foot. lc.
(lold Moulding, foot 2c.
Plate rail foot 7c.
On all wall papers, mouldings
and framing you'll receive double
stamps all week.
200 pairs Lace Curtains one
of tie many wonderful values
in this department, all week
200 chairs and rockers, grab
((nick, at 91.39.
1 case, 100 pairs southern
fleeced, large bed blankets
while they last, pair, 39c.
Women's fleeced Maco cot
ton Union Suits, while 24
dozen last, 39c.
Anniversary Sale of Notions
24 inch wool hair rolls, .-ill shades,
Shell hair iins, do.i n on card, for
Celluloid dress. inp combs, Sl-i inch,
nil colors. 2'tc one3 16c,
Cube pins, black or white. 5c.
.".00 yards basting thread. 2 for 5c.
Large seal grain hand-hags, in Mark
$1.7." values, special for this Hale. $1.12
Woodbury's famous toi'et prepara
tions. 2."e always this t-al 16c.
Poars unscented noap cako 10c.
Hed Cross toilet paper. hR 1,200
sheet roll, only i.
cent ingrain and 'IQp
estry carpets, yd OjV
Anniversary Shoe Sale
No better Shoes can be made from leather than the kinds we
cell. N'o matter whether you seek fit and style first and then eeon
my. or whether economy comes first in your mind, you will be suited
with the shoes we sell.
Our men's Shoes are suited to the best dressers Women's Regis
and Majeatie Shoes are for Women of refined taste. Educator shoes
for Children for comfort and real worth uaequaled by any other shoes
we know of.
Our rapidly growing shoo business proves how sattsficd the peo
ple are with ihe shoes they buy here. To thoroughly demonstrate
the great price-making power of this store we inauguarate
Monday, October 4th, a Great Dollar Anniversary Shoe
Sale, to Continue AH Week
Rush, Crush, Crowd, Grab. Most everyone will remember our
dollar frlioe sale of a short time ago. Mow the luck was to find a
ciork to serve you, and the difficulty in finding room in the shoe sec
tiou to be seated and fitted. It was dollar, dollar, dollar, some buy
inp; as many as fifteen to twenty pairs lo fit out thf whole family
twice around $1.00. $1.00. $t.(0. This time we're better prepared.
Drid, Mam. Liub and Sister are all sized up right to start, but of
cource. we haven't enough to stand such an ava-.aDChe or buyers in
definitely without sizes, breaking, so we earnestly advise you to be
t,o;urt. The earlier in the week the better, bale continues an
vcefc. but we can't guarantee all sizes to last through.
S.1.00, $1.00. $1.00 shoes for men. women, young ladies,
girls, young men and boys St. 00 a pair
Remember, Double Stamps all week on all shoes you buy here
39th Anniversary Sale Curtains and Draperies
Cable net curtains in beautiful
;icw desigus. splendid wearing
curtains, in ivory tin S-yard
length and lock stitched edges,
n r pair. $5.93, $5.25. $4.25, $3.7i.
$2.68 and $2.25.
Swiss ruffled curtains in Col
onial,' coin frpot and -"jncminnt
patterns, tucked and novelty
designs, all finished with "-inch
heir.ctiiched ruffles, priced, per
pair 5125. 97, S9c and 65c.
5.000 yards of curtain Swisses
In newest Mission. Colonial and
Jacq.iard patterns. per yard
30c, -22c, 16; ic, 12, ac an.MOc. -
Women's Ready - to - Wear Garments
This section shows the smartest ideas of Paris. Herlin and
London, cleverly adapted and greatly improved by New York's
best designers and makers. This store wishes to remind yon of
its many years of style leadership in what is best in women's vca .
(icneral description only can be attempted. It's impossible '
to convev the stvlc. the beauty, the general air of smartness in the .
many models the extensive variety will 'please you and jour
early choosing is anticipated.
. Coats in many styles, from $5.00 to $45 00.
Suits in quite "bewildering assortment from $12.50 to $50 OO.
Costumes and dresses in silk and wool, porlraving in artistic
line the genius of the designer $10 00 to $(55 OO.
Furs rich and elegant, as well as the every day sort, at al
most any price you wish to pay.
Children's-coats, suits and dresses, quite as stylish and care
fully tailored as those for the grown tips.
' In addition to the beauty of the garments and
the magic of the Anniversary prices, on any coat,
costume or suit bought during this sale at $20.00
or more a full book (1,000) of the famous S. & H.
Green Trading Stamps will be given.
On any coat or suit at $10. 00 or over a half book cf 500
stamps will be given. -
The leadership of the McCabe
Millinery is constantly increasing. Few women of fashion
now purchase new millinery bcfoic first looking lure and not
manv go away without deciding on something from this
great stock They find here not only the most elaborate but
the plainer, simpler treatments, all of which show the subtle
charm of the expert milliners' skill. Then behind it ll is
the McCabe way of moderate pricing. All women know they
are never overcharged for any article bought al thi More, how
ever new or exclusive it ma be.
The great showing of tine millinery for thi .V)'h Anniver
sary Sale has probably never before been equaled i:i Western
Illinois. All the ladies arc most cordially invited to inspect
Thousands of Pairs of Wool Fleeced Blankets
Fine twilled double fleeced
beautifully bordered blankets In
5ray. shell stitched edges.
Tan and While, fully 1-3 unde.
value at $2 25. $198, $1.68. $1.25,
95c and 75c pair.
Hroken plaid blankets in Tan.
C.rav, Hlue and Pink. ' .1 lb..
CfixSO, value $175. per pair $2.98.
Cray and Checked Wool
Hlankets, 11-4 size, usually $3 00
at $3.75 pair.
White, IMaid and Cray Wool
I'.lankets. silk bound, daintily
bordered. Ian;e le and Rood
weluht. unusual value. $5.63,
$5.00, $3.98 and $2.48 pair.
Furniture, Rugs, Carpets, Etc., ,.wl?.
Beds and all kinds c-f furniture were never made more practical and pretty than now. Bargaim will bring
buyers from 50 to 10Q miles in every direction, many with their big wagon to carry them home.
Carpets, floor oil cloths, linoleums, mattings . etc.. at any and every bargain price ; possible to think of.
Then to cap the whole, double stamps will be given all week on all pood en the bij third floor.
39c Specials, 39c
Women's rubbers, buy them
Anniversary week, at 39c pair.
Beautiful Havlland china
Fine steel table knives and
forks.- set of o 39c.
Women's night gowns, assort
ment of styles, big Anniversary
values, two days Monday and
Handsome china aalad bowls,
Fine nickle plated toa pota,
"Copper bottom wash boilers.
All wool Smyrna K.igs, 18x36
inch for 39c.
Women's taffeta silk Petti
coats, verv wide flounce all
colors and black. J4-''0 vlu for
th ADtilversary sale all week,
neatly down to naif. $2.39.