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THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS, TUESDAY, DECEMBER 14, 1909.
a first class
At this price we
can v make you a
beautiful suit or
For the IMere IMan.
Novel Designs In
the Ever Popular
Smart Fan Bag
For the Debu
tante of the Sea
son 3 3 &
This pincushion Is really a novelty,
being made of cardboard covered with
pink flowered cretonne. The top is
covered with pink satin to match the
flowers, and the ribbon bows match
the top. Base two inches square, side
three inches high, four Inches wide at
The base and sides are overcasted
together and the sides sewed together
by overcasting. The inside Is stuffed
with cotton until it rounds over sides
at top. The top la then covered.
Other useful and pretty pincushions
are made in the shape of an apple and
covered with a silk tinted to represent
rXil MATERIALS RXQUIUB
ILLINOIS THEATER BUILDING.
Old Phone 716-L.
the red and green of the familiar fruif.
They are round and rather flat, giving
a wide area to hold the pins, and they
are stuffed with wool, which afford-'
but little resistance and does not pact
so tightly as cotton.
The strong threads sewed through
the center of the cushion make the de
pression ou each side to represent the
core, and all the finishinc gathers of
the silk are hiJtien under the green
That would make her
glad 52 weeks a year,
; ! would be an order to us
j! to do the family washing.
j Vs only 5 cents a pound.
501 TWELFTH STREET. BOTH
I Lir.cn Tob3cco Pouch.
1 A tobaccn pou !: that is easily maile
by the girl who embroiders only a lit
tle is of gray, fan or dull blue home
spun linen embroidered wi:!i a con
ventional dctia of crosse:l pipes u
one side of the pouch and with the
monogram of the owner on the other
Cut the linen in two pieces, wit Is a
roui.ding bottom aud buiin sides,
nr.rr.iwinjj to a reel: and widenia
a.sain above it. Stitch the two sides
together to t!:e where there is
a -::siir'. :ii)(l lev.ve the upper part or
n::::e opeu at e;icl side.
Line the t : with oiled sillc if you
can rtr-d it in a coi.-r that lons we!!
with the pw!:.-ii: it not. with a heavy
Eti;l:o;ier the pipes in Kensington
stitch iti a dark brown filo. uin a
lighter tone of brown In center of
bowl for h'uh liirhrs The mouthpiece
and rim of the pipes can be worked In
jzoid thread ur. if you fear that iaay
tarnish, in an old sold tilo.
The monogram on the other side of
tLe pouch can be done in the same
shades as the pipes. The letters should
be heavily padded and worked in satin
A curd should be used as a draw
string rather than a ribbon, which is
too feminine for such a brig. If a
cord cannot he bought in the right
colors one can be twisted by using
several shades of brown and dull cop
pery red rope silk.
may be laced together entirely and
used as a baby's pillow, or by insert
lng a shet of scented cotton wool in
stead of the pillow a sachet for
wardrobe drawer may be made.
GIFTS FOR GIRLS.
Homemade Music Roll The Latest
Novelty In Bolts.
A homemade music roll Is a smart
present for the girl who sings or plays.
In this receptacle she may carry her
loose sheets of music when going
about from place to place. Leather
rolls for the same purpose are much
more commonplace than a daintily
homemade one of silk or art linen. As
Illustrated the roll Is of art linen In a
doll shade of brown, enlivened Vith
Dull Brown Linen
UNEN MT8IO KOLI..
touches of embroidery In brown and
Bad Stomach Causes Unsightly Com
plexious. H. O. Rolfs Has a Remedy.
Bad stomachs mean bad blood; bad
blood means sallow, unattractive skin.
Why? The stomac'n in a healthy con
dition separates the nutritious matter
from the food and gives it to the blood
to supply the entire body with nourish
ment. If the stomach Is not in a healthy
condition it does not separate from the
food the nutritious matter and it pass
es off with the waste.
Thus the blood is impoverished and
has r.ot sufficient nourishment to sup
ply the muscles, skin and body genor
ally. If you have belchinpr of eras, distress
aiier erring, nausea, oiiiousness, ner
vousness cr foul breath, then iyour
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best prescription for stomarh troubles !
tne worm lias ever known.
You want Mi-o-na tablets, the great
stomach remedy which H. O. Rolfs
Guarantees to cure indigestion, no mat
ter of how lonj? standing, or nlouey
Relieves stomach distress at once.
Mi-o-na is sold by leading druggists
tan tones. To make the roll a strip
of linen is cut the size of d ordinary
music roll. The embroidery is then
worked on the linen and the 6trip
lined with copper colored taffeta silk.
For the ends two circles of cardboard
are covered with linen on one side and
silk on the inner side. To these pieces
the roll is sewed, an opening being
left in which to Insert the sheets of
music. The whole affair is bound with
brown ribbon, and the handle Is of
The Suspender Belt.
The suspender belt illustrated Is a
novelty that any girl would appreciate
as a little Christmas remembrance.
And as for making, there Is little to
4e done once a pair of silk suspenders
are purchased and ripped apart where
they are crossed In the back. Two
small sized buttons are sewed on one
end of the belt the required size to be
looped by the buttonholes in the kid
wishbone-IJke shaped part of the sus
pender, and on the other underside
of the belt a single button Is sewed to
the elastic. This button fastens the
belt into position, the overlapping part
with the kid end being really only for
ornament As may be supposed, a
gOne Pair of Silk Sus-S,
real i AJULLL-ita tss"
OF BLUE S51.E
IUi.it colored pair of suspenders ' are
the best selection. I'ale blue, for in
stance, with white kid trimmngs, are
dainty, but for actual service the dark
er tones are naturally better. A plaid
or striped suspender belt would be
Why Not an
Yes, why not an Electric Christmas Gift?
At our display rooms we're showing Electric Toasters, Flat Irons, Shaving
Mugs, Milk Warmers, Coffee Machines ,Chafing Dishes, Sewing Machine Motors
and Washing Machine Motors.
The Electric Toaster, in a pretty Christmas box, is marked $4.25 a Flat
Iron, in special Christmas package, is $3.75 the other useful articles are priced
as low accordingly.
Come in any time that you're down town and see these new Electric ap
If your home is not wired for Electricity call us up and we will see that it
is wired before Christmas day.
People's Power Company
lapped, not stitched. TLose are heia tn
place with wide featberbone In from,
where It Is hooked, and on slightly curv
ed lines over the bust. It is held in place
by a ribbon over each shoulder, which
hooks to the featherbone at each side.
. Less pretentious ones are made of
cambric cut like a short, low necked
basque and severely featherboced at
each seam. They are buttoned or
booked down the front and are cut off
two inches above the waist.
Special at Silverman's
TOR THIS WEEK
O Rolfs, the Harper House pharmacy
for 5 cents a larc:- box. Test sam
ples free from Booth's Mi-o-na. Buffalo,
If you have a stout friend make her
a brassiere. It can be of four widths of
three inch crosgrnln rjbbon. the eles
Alone in Saw Mill at Midnight,
unmindful of dampness, drafts, storms
or cold, W. J. Atkins worked as night
watchman, at Banner Springs, Tenn.
Such exposure gave him a severe cold
that settled on his lungs. At last he
had to give up his work. He tried
many remedies, but all failed, till he
used Dr. King's New Discovery. "Af
ter using one bottle," he writes, "I
went back to work as well as ever."
Severe colds, stubborn coughs, inflam
ed throats and sore lungs, hemorrhages.
croup and whooping cough get quick
relief and prompt cure from this glo
rious medicine. 50 cents and $1. Trial
bottle free. Guaranteed byall druggists.
Jersey Cream Flour in
towel sacks $1,49
Eggs, per dozen.. 25c
Full packed tomatoes, peas and
corn, 3 cans for 25c
Pancake Flour, all kinds,
3 packages , for 25c
Raisins and Currants,
3 packages for 25c
Corn Flakes, all kinds,
3 packages for 25c
Mincemeat, None Such and
other kinds, 3 packages
Sweet Cider, by the
Big Red Apples, by
the peck 25c
We also have a fresh line of
Saner Kraut, Dill Pickles. Bulk
Olives and New Holland Herring.
611 Seventeenth Street.
Present For the Debutante.
With other quaiut customs the reti
cule ht:s returned to fasbiouable favor,
and girls this winter will carry their
party fans in reticules made of pieces
To the Citizens I
of Kock Island:
The Thomas Drug company
handle5? Gilhooley's Irish lini
ment, and they back it up with
what might be called a govern
ment bond. In fact a guaran
tee certificate goes with every
bottle, to the extent that if Gil
hooley's Irish liniment does not
cure eczema, rheumatism, in
any form, salt rheum, lumbago,
or any skin ailment, you are
out nothing, as the druggist
you bought it from will give
back your money and take the
certificate for his pay.
The matter Is entirely In your
hands. Gilhooley Irish Lini
ment company. St, Paul Minn.
The days you can spave for shopping between now
and Xmas are only too few and wi11 sliP by only too
quickly. Be and set yur Xmas Money Now, and
shop early, while the stores are not so crowded and the
assortments are large.
Don't you think you'd better
get the money TODAY?
Open Evenings until Xmas commencing Wednesday, 15th
The Fidelity Loan Co
Room 403 Best Bldg. . . Rock Island
Old Phone W. 514. New Phone 6011,
3 $ $
SHINES IT5ELP WONT WASH OFF
' For sale by Rock Island Hardware
Company, 111 and Ehleb.
No Wonder She's Cross.
The woman who has a thousand petty
cares and annoyances while she suffers
with headache; or Bldeache must not be
blamed If she cannot always be angel
ically amiable. What she needs is
thouerhtfulnesa from her family and such
a simple and natural remedy as Lane's
Family Medicine the herb tea that makes
weak women strong and well. Sold by'
arugffUts and dealers, toe
Heavy White Satin
Yellow Silk- For Lirtintf
Ribbon For Embroidery
TOR IfiXADrs TAX.
of their frocks or of satin, either white
or colored. The reticnle pictured is of
white satin lined with a pale yellow
Bilk. A. tiny floral design carried out
to ribbon work Is most effectivrty used.
The bag Is drawn up with gold cords.
Dressing Table Accessory.
To make a pretty handkerchief bag
two embroidered handkerchiefs are
laced together on three sides with
ribbon through the beading which
forms a part of the fancy border.
Ribbon is run through the beading on
the fourth side and used, as draw
strings for the bag and loops td ban?
or carry ii by. Th.e handkercfaleXj
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Money For Christmas
Don't let the Christmas stockings of your loved ones
go empty simply because you are temporarily short
of money. Call on or write to us and we will loan
you $5. $10, $25, $50, or any amount that you may
need. We loan on furniture, pianos, teams, fixtures,
etc., without removal. All business Is strictly confi
dential. We pay ofT loans and advance more money
at our low rates, and your payments will be so
small that you will not feel them.
S .CM) Is the weekly payment on a 92-"5 loan for SO nks
$!.) is the weekly pasinont on a $50 loan for rf wks
If you need money, fill out this blank, cut it off, mail
to us and our agent will call on you. Open evenings
(Give street and number.)
Tri-City Loan Co.
-I'Jfi Hratly Street, Davenport, la. Old Phone
New Phone 212
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Distress in A Jmf 'r Take
cStx)mach. of the UtMe Tablets
Sleeplessness ANnrHP pAIM iq r:rMP J$
If you hare
They Relieve Pain
Quickly, leaving no
Never Sold in Bulk