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THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS, WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 23, 1911.
SO C i ELTY
CHILDREN'S MUSIC PROGRAM. J pel and Carl Albrecht. A three-
OXE OF THE MOST UNIQUELY urBe lunch was Eerved- Among
. . i those attending from out of the city
Interesting: programs yet presented by ! were MJgg Hatch and MrjJ Coates
:he Rock island Musical club was that ; and Misg Lna Henke of Cedar Rap
given at the New Harper yesterday aft- idg t
ernoon. It was entitled "Music for ;
Children. Old and Young-" and attract
ed an unusually large attendance of
the members. The program was fur-niRhe-.l
by Mrs. F. V. Reimers, Miss
rsephine Schneider. Miss Dorothy
Hra3inf6. piano; Mrs. T. B. Reidy.
voice; Cvliss Mary Alice Williams, vio
lin, and Mrs. Myra Bear-Goldsmith,
reader. Preceding each number there
was a brief explanatory lecture by
Miss Katherine Gest.
Mrs. T. W. Reimers, president of
the club, announced a complimentary
recital for the membership to be giv
en at the Harper Thursday evening,
Feb. 22, the program to be furnished
by Mrs. B. J. Lachner, Rock Island,
contralto, and Miss Agnes Hope Pills
bury, Chicago, pianist. There will be
an admission charge to nonmembers
wishing to attend the recital. For the
Schumann-Heinke recital, to be given j
at the Illinois the evening of April 7
Mrs. Reimers announced the appoint
ment of the following committee
Tii ts Miss F. K. Rhoads.
A iv; rtU ina; Miss Katherine Gest.
-f'lrrani Miss Elsa Simon,
nus Mrs. C. E. Sharp".
), prcf idt nt added the information tine business matters were attend-fj.-t
;;,,.- wo;!!rt he a special admis-;ed to and a very pleasant social hour
'an r ;-.::r: c r'inros?ion to the member- enjoyed during which Miss Seeburger
plii). uf '.li' ;-.:) for tl:-- Schumann-' served refreshments. Misses Elva
IIcir!;. ror:'::. This is r yarded in land Ruth Allsbrow. 103O Third ave
ir.iisica! circles ns th" f".ent of theinue, will entertain the society
venr in tii" tri Mties. It :s a lar:e un-j Feb. 20.
i'rUiUing !iv the Hock Island Musical .
r !"'i. requiring a rash guarantee cf $1,- SECOY-FISH.
to sc::re the appearance of the j MISS GERTRUDE FISH A.MJ
t'istliigu'sV-d artist hjre. Charles E. Secoy were united in mar-
; riage at the parsonage of Edwards
FIRST WEDDING ANNIVERSARY. ; Congregational church, Davenport,
MR. AND MRS. HARVEY I'RINE Monday evening by Rev. W. .1.
entertained about 40 guests in cele- : Suckow. The couple will go at once
bration of their first wedding anni-,to housekeeping at 2223 Cherry
vf-rsarv at their home, 2715 Fifth-! street. The groom is employed at
and-a-hatf avenue. last evening. The tho Rock Island arsenal,
parlors were doi -orated in pink and j
white. There v:.- . :trJs and music, i LITTLE-COOPER,
the latter !:,!.:- a solo by Miss ; TODAY AT NOON ROBERT LIT
Amelia '. Prizes were won by ; tie of Preemption ar.d Mies Marv Ag-
Miss Hatch of Chicago. O. 13. Sip-j nee Cooper of Coal Valley, wore united
itv wire rre.rn K. W. Wagner & Co.. I
members of Chicago Hoar d of Trade. (
Ciidtn, rovl!i"ii. stocks, and rotton.
Local cfPi-t- at Uocit Island house, Rim:U
Island- 111. Chicago oltice. ys-99-l'iy.
Hoard of Trade. Ucal tciciilio-:t.. No.
wcbt 330. J J
Chicago. .lau. 25. Absolutely the j
best guess that cau be made in wheat !
is that the leaders have cut their load '
in two and are awaiting reassembly cf !
a little firm sentiment. Without their
help May w heat seems destined to bo !
ou uneasy ground when above 05c.
The coarse grains are on solid ground I
and the present around 4Se spread be
tween May com and May wheat m;:y '
be reduced to 3.1c or 4'c before March
1. The local i-rmvd may assi.-t minor j
wheat bulges aft r the recent decline, ,
but will hardlv c ling to the advances. -
Firmness cf corn will undoubtedly at
BOARD OF TRADE TRANSACTIONS.
May, 9S "4. 99.
HUMORS IN THE BLOOD
Ntture has made ample provision
In thr moisture and sunshine of the
air for the outward protection and
healthy condition of the skin. But
the more important work of nourish
ing the cuticle has been left to an in
ward source the blood. It is from
the circulation that the pores and
glan.ls receive their stimulus, and
the fibrous tissues are all preserved
ia a healthful state because of con
stant nutriment supplied by the blood.
It ia only when the circulation be
comes infected with humors or acid3
that ve are troubled with skin affec
tions. The humors producing- these
troubles are carried through the cir
culation direct to the skin. and their
irritating or inflammatory effect re
mains until the blood is cleansed.
S. S. S. cures Skin Diseases, because
it is the greatest of all blood puriSers.
It goes into the circulation and
KtMU ts iue
acids and humors
which are caus
ing the trouble,
builds up the
blood, and com
pletely cures Ec
zema, Acne, Tet
ter. Salt Rheum.
p!iaplcs. rashes, aud all eruptions of
the skin. When S. S. S. has driven
out the humors every symptom passes
aw;tv. the Ekin is again nourished
with co'.in, healthful blood, natural
evaporation is renewed, and the skin
incomes soft and smooth. Book on
Skin Diseases and medical advice free.
XHr SUTTT ST ECIT1C CO ACitU. Cm.
TO STUDY IN FLORENCE.
MRS. WELLINGTON MARTIN OF
Davenport and daughter, Dorothy,
left this morning for Florence, Italy,
where Miss Dorothy will take voice
culture in view to preparing for
grand opera. Mr. Martin remains in
Davenport until November to sell his
property and take care of his busi
ness interests. The Martins expect
to live in Florence seven years or
COLONIAL 500 CLUB.
THE COLONIAL 500 CLUB WAS
entertained yesterday afternoon at
the home of Mrs. J. W. King, 1029
Twenty-first street. In the games the
prize was won by Mrs. A. H. Dollear
of Watertown. Following the games
refreshments were served and a very
pleasant social hour spent. The club
will meet at the home of Mrs. Hotch
kiss on Twenty-ninth street next week.
WITH MISS SEEBURGER.
THE Y. L. A. SOCIETY OF THE
j Spencer Memorial church met with
Miss Alice Seeburger. 400 Forty-
second street Monday evening. Rou-
July, OhH, 954, 94. 05 li.
May. r.o, so?. 50';, r.o.
July, 51'.i, 51';,. 51'. ZWS.
May. 34 V Zi T. 34 . 34 3.
July. S4. 34-s, 31'. 3i2.
May, 18.45. J S.4.". IS. IT, 1S.35.
Janiiory. IOC. 0.1t2, 9.S7. 9.92.
iUy, y.77. 0.77, 9.70. 9.77.
January. lti.7o. 1 .1.75. 10.C2, 10.62.
May. i2. V.sj. 9.75. 9.S0.
IN GRAIN MARKETS.
Liverpool, Jan. 25. The market at
the opening was steady, although val- j
ues were to 1 i lower. The easier '
American cables yesterday were offset
by lighter supplies here acd the stead-
iness in Buenos Aires market at the
close Following the opening there
na; an advance of U to with a
large firm here buying March, and j
shorts covered on a better spot de- !
mand and lighter Argentine offers. ;
Later and before mid-day realizing de-1
veloped on a small scale and prices
reacted from the high of the morning.
European crop advices continue favor
able, this being especially so of Rus
sia, where there is plenty of cash and
the outlook favorable. Russian. In
dian and Australian offers continue
liberal, and there was a small inquiry j
for parcels with English provincial
markets lower. At mid-day the mar- j
ket was firm, but dull, and prices un-1
changed to Hi lower than yesterday. '
The corn market on the whole was !
dull. After opening unchanged, the
nlate trade advanced 14 on the firm-I
ress in spot and the security of Ar-
gentine offers. The American grad ?
was easier w ith larger American of- i -
Wheat, lc under to lc over; fair de- i
mand. Think flour sales much larger '
the past two days than reported. '
Chicago Cash. !
Wheat No. 2 r 96SS974. No. 3 r'
95Q97. No. 2 hw 95S99. No. 3 hw
957698. No. 1 ns 107109. No. 2 ns i
106Q108, No 3 ns 105. No. 2 8 980104.
No. 3 s 97103. vc 92100, durum 82 I
Corn No. 2 4747. No. 2 w 47 '
47Vi. No. 2 y 474S. No. 3 454r
45 A. No. 3 w 4545. No. 3 y 45V, j
45. No. 4 44444. No. 4 w 44i 1
44;, No. 4 y 44H44, sgm 42Vif?
43. sgy 43043Vj. i
Oats No. 2 w
No. 3 w
3333'i. No. 4 w 32023. standard!
St. Louis Cash.
Wheat dull; fair demand for fancy !
in marriage at Trinity Episcopal rec
tory. Rev. Granville H. feherwood per
forming the ceremony. The couple was
attended by Mr. and Mrs. John M.
Clarke of Preemption.
TO GIVE CARD PARTY.
THE LADIES' ALTAR SOCIETY
of St. Joseph's church will give a
! card party and apron sale at the
Sacred Heart hall tomorrow even
ing. The games will begin promptly
at 8:15. Refreshments will be serv
ed after the prizes are awarded.
WITH MRS. I. S. WHITE.
MRS. I. S. WHITE ENTERTAINED
a company of ladies at a thimble party
yesterday afternoon at her home at Sev
enteenth avenue and Twentieth
street. The afternoon was spent in
ENTERTAINMENT AT CHAPEL.
THERE WILL BE A MUSICAL
entertainment arranged by Miss Ma
bel Donovan of South Rock Island, at
the Aiken street chapel tomorrow
evening. A small admission will be
ETUDE CLUB MEETING.
THE ETUDE CLUB WILL MEET
tomorrow afternoon at the home of
; Mrs. Soper, 1515 Arlington avenue,
THE CARD PARTY WHICH THE
Ladies' auxiliary of. the Eagles was to
give at the Eagle home tomorrow eve
ning, has been postponed indefinitely.
VASHTI SHRINE TO MEET.
VASHTI SHRINE NO. 23, W. S. J.,
will hold its regular monthly meeting
tonight at the Masonic temple.
McCANDLESS IS PRESIDENT
j IHntal Society Holds Its Annual
I Ilanquet and Business Meeting.
1 At the annual meeting and ban
Iquet of the Rock Island County
Dental society, held last evening at
the New Harper, officers were elected
President :Dr. A. H. McCandless,
Vice President Dr. G. L. Wood,
Secretary Dr. G. W. Peterson,
Treasurer Tjr. H. A. Zeigler, Mo
line. Twenty-five of the members at-
i tended the banquet, which was serv
ed at 6:."0 and at its conclusion a
paper on "The Business Side of Den
'tistry" was read by Dr. .1. R. Buck
ley of Chicago. A general discussion
I by the members followed. During
yesterday afternoon at the offices of
: Drs. R. M. Pearce and A. H. Mc
Candless in the Safety building,
clinics were held under the auspices
of the society. The demonstartiohs
i w ere by Drs. J. E. James, Wilton Junc
tion. Iowa; J. B. Buckley, Chicago:
jC. W. Mueller and E. P. Ames. Rock
j Island, and W. T. Hinsman, Moline.
1 wheat only. No. 2 r 103, No. 3 r lOO'..
Corn cash 1 to Vjj higher.
Kansas City Cash.
Fancy strong to 1 lower. Mills re
fuse to come in and most samples on
i tables unsold.
Corn receipts 170 cars; market un
changed to 'i higher. No. 3 y 44?i,
No. 3 w 45, No. 3 444. No. 4 45.
Oats receipts four cars; market ',4
higher. No. 2 w 33'i.
Wheat opened a lower; closed un
changed. Corn opened unchanged; closed un
changed to 'i higher.
Today. Week. Year.
.Minneapolis 3C8 218 427
Duluth 69 26 67
Winnipeg . 58 35 &0
Chicago Estimates Tomorrow.
' Receipts. Shipments
Wheat today 655,000 259.000
Year ago "Sl.ooo
iCnrn trAav 1 1 tf flf.A
year 'S07 000
CHICAGO LIVE STOCK.
Opening of Market.
Hogs today 30.000. Left over 6,900.
Opened 5c lower. Mixed 7.607.S5,
' . " 6 "(S"-
CattJe 23.O00; steady to 10c lower.
At Prof. 0. F. Slater's
Elks' hall, Rock Island,
every Friday evening, and
at Prosperity hall in Dav
enport on Monday and
Saturday evenings. Class
es from 8 p. m. to 9 p. m.
Social dance 9 to 12.
Terms, 12 Lessons, S3.00
LEASE OF ISLANDS
Alfaro of Ecuador Says Taking Over
of Galapagos Group Would Be
New York, Jan. 25. In reply to a
cabled inquiry regarding the status of
negotiations for the leasin? of Gala-
tpagos islands to the United States,
j President Alfaro, of Ecuador, sent the
following personal cablegram to the
"Guayaquil, Jan. 25. A commission
of representative men will meet in
Quito tomorrow to decide on the ac
tion to be taken regarding the propos
al of the United States t lease the
Galapagos islands to the United
States for 99 years. Right-minded pub
lic opinion here recognizes unquestion
able merits of this proposal to both
countries, as it would bring about that
closer friendship and intimate rela
tions which the United States evident
DESERTED; IS DIVORCED
Mrs. Mamie Lofgren Given Decree
in Circuit Court.
Mrs. Mamie Lofgren of Hillsdale
was given a decree of divorce in the
circuit court this noon by Judge E. C.
Graves. Her husband. Corneal Loi
gren, wa3 charged with having desert
ed her and with having been cruel
to her while they lived together for
three years. Schriver and Schriver ap
peared for the petitioner and the de
fendant defaulted in the case.
Sheep 20,000; steady.
Beeves 4.75 7.00, cows 2.60(6.10,
s'ockers 3.85 5.75, Texans 4.50Q5.50,
calves 7.509.50. "
Sheep steady; 2.50 4.40, lambs 4.25
Hogs tomorrow 21,000, cattle 8,000.
Nine O'clock Market.
Hogs weak, 5c to 10c lower. Light
7.657.90, rough 7.607.70, mixed 7.60
(S7.85, heavy 7.757.85, pigs 7.50
8.0O, bulk 7.707.80.
Cattle steady to 10c lower.
Close of Market.
Hogs closed slow, 5c lower than yes
terday's average. Mixed 7.557.S5.
good heavy 7.70 7.82, rough 7.55
7.65. light 7.50(5 7.82.
Cattle slow, steady to 10c lower.
Western Live Stock Receipts.
Hogs. Cattle. Sheep
Kansas City 13.000 7.000 8,000
Omaha 8,500 6,;too 5,700
St. Louis .. 8,500
Chicago 21,000 8,000 21,000
NEW YORK STOCKS.
New York, Jan. 25. Following are
quotations on tne stock market today:
Union Pacific 174
U. S. Steel preferred 118
U. S. Steel common 772
Rock Island common 31
Southern Pacific 118H
New York Central Ill
Missouri Pacific 50 ',;
Great Northern 126
Northern Pacific 118
Ixjuisville & Nashville 142-a
Colorado Fuel & Iron 34
Canadian Pacific 207
Illinois Central 136
Chesapeake & Ohio 83 V4
Brooklyn Rapid Transit 76 1
Baltimore & Ohio 107
Atchison 104 i
Locomotive 40 Vi
Sugar : 115Y
Si. Paul 127i2
Lehigh Valley 170
Republic Steel common 32
LOCAL MARKET CONDITIONS.
i Jan. 25. Following are the quota
i tions cn the local market today:
j Live Poultry Old hens, 10c; springs,
j 10c pound; ducks 18c per pound; geese
iu pound ; turiceys iac pouna.
Fresh eggs, 32c.
Potatoes, per bushel. 65c.
Butter, dairy 2Sc; creamery 31c.
Feed and Fuel.
Corn, per bushel, 52c.
Forage Timothy hay, $15 to $17.50.
clover hay. $15; straw, $8.
Wood $4.50 per load.
Coal Lump, per bushel, 15c; 6lack,
DELAYS BRIBERY INQUIRY
Illness of Senator EtieKen Irerents
Taking I'p Quiz.
Springfield. 111.. Jan. 25. The
Helm investigating committee, which
had expected to 6tart on the bribery
inquiry yesterday was delayed by the
sickness of Senator Ettelson of Chi
cago, a member of the committee.
Chairman nelm said the plans are
dependent largely upon negotiations
which have been in progress between
the committee and Senator John
Broderick and which have been han
dled in Chicago by Senator Ettelson.
DEMURRAGE BUREAU HEAD
M. W. Kotchford Elected a Manager
for Illinois and ova.
PeorTa. 111., Jan. 23. M. V.
Rotchford was elected manager of j
the Illinois-Iowa demurrage, bureau j
at the annual meeting held here yes-!
terday. With the election of Mr.
Rotchford as manager the headquar-
Batten of the bureau, the largest in the ,
Daily United States Weather IMap
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for Paat 11 koara; aaooad, M-hoar ralafall. it It aaaaia
ULird. wind hLmiii a! Id.iU. , . IT1-
Unsettled weather, with rain tonight or Thursday; continued warm, with the tempera
ture tonight above the freezing point.
Although the northwestern storm
center remains over British Colum-
bia, a decrease in pressure and a ,f he northwestern storm, unset
. . . . . . . tied and continued warm weather,
rise in temperature have extended to it1 , t,ht tu.,,.. , , '
me central vaneys ana tne lane re-
gion, accompanied by precipitation
on the Pacific coast and in the Rocky
mountain states, the Missouri and
Mississippi valleys and the upper
lakes. Rains are also reported from
the gulf and south Atlantic coasts.
Temperatures below zero continue in
Alberta, Saskatchawan, northern
United States, will remain in Peoria.
Sixty railroads were represented in
the meeting, the largest representa
tion in the history of the bureau.
The territory of the bureau extends
in Illinois, Iowa, Missouri, Indiana
and Ohio and represents over 5,000
To the Stockholders of the Rock Island
Sand &. Gravel Company.
Notice is hereby given that a spe
cial meeting of the stockholders of the
Rock Island Sand and Gravel company
will be held at the office of said com
pany In the city of Rock Island, coun
ty of Rock Island and state of Illinois,
on the 21st day of February, A. D. 1911,
at the hour of 8 o'clock p. m., for the
purpose of considering and voting up
on the question of increasing the capi
tal stock of said company.
C. J. LARKIN,
W. H. EDWARDS,
W. H. M CONOCHIE,
GEORGE H. RICHMOND,
At Davenport Coliseum.
Moonlight masquerade Saturday
"Drys" Air Differences.
Chicago, 111., Jan. 25. Factional
differences in the prohibition party
were aired at a meeting of the na
The Old Reliable
J. P. Williamson's new and 2d
band store has returned to Rock Is
land and will be conducted under
the firm name of Carney & Thomp
son. It runs Jur.'i the same as "J.
more for your goods and sell cheaper
than anyone else.
CARNEY & THOMPSON
WE STOKE GOODS.
Old Pbone 1088. 1523 Second Ave.
Ilock Island, 111.
Will find ns prepared
to serve you proper
ly. We anticipate a
great year in the
jewelry business and
will show, all the
novelties in advance
of the season.
Opooite Harper house.
ROCK ISLAND, DAVENl'OKT, MOLIX
j Montana and Manitoba. The pres-
sures are highest on the Atlantic
slope. On account of the approach
dicated for this vicinity
Lowest Highest Precip.
Temp. Temp, last 2 i
' Lst Night. Ycst. hrs. in. ,
Rock Island 3? 39 .00!
Atlantic City ... 28 40 .no'
Boston 32 42 .00
tional committee of the party yes
terday, and continued at a banquet
last night. The fight came to a head
when Charles R. Jones, national
chairman, presented a report accus
ing William F. Ferguson, editor of
the National Prohibition, of disloy
alty to the party.
DANVILLE NEAR LYNCHING
Deputies Guard Jail. Fearing Attack
on Negro Murderer.
Danville, 111., Jan. 25. Danville
is wrought up over threats made yes
terday to. lynch Harry Thomas, the
negro who confessed to the shoot- i
ing of Detective Charles Saunders I
and other crimes. Extra deputies are !
at the jail and no crowds of men are
allowed to gather.
Commercial Department. ' Savings Department.
Do not hesitate to open an account with this bank
because your deposits may not be large.
We consider it a matter of good business policy to
give equal attention to small and large accounts.
4 Interest on Savings
State Bank of Rock Island
2d Ave. and 17th St.
PHIL MITCHELL. President. I. S. WHITE. Vleo Pnwldent.
K. T. ANDERSON', Cashier. F. C. CHANNON Aaaiatant Cashier.
Courteous attention to all.
"It may be warm or even wet,
But furry weather's coming yet."
25th Annual Discount Sale
-a ... r , a -... V; rf:
iOlO Second Arcnue.
II S. Department of Agriculture.
VQUJS L. MOORE. CU
E AND VICINITY.
Buffalo 32 3
Denver 38 5S
Jacksonville . ... 4 52
Kansas City 42 44
New Orleans ... 5 66
New York city.. 26 40
Phoenix 52 70
San Diego 51 f.O
San Francisco .. 4 4 56
St. louis 42 4S
St. Paul 32 3S
Washington .... 20 48
Winnipeg -4 - 4
J. M. SHKRIRR. Local Forecast
TO WED ROBERTA DE JAN0N
New Yirk Man Socurew I.lor-nV" at
Ijos Angeles to Marry IIHrrnn.
Los 'Angeles, Cal., Jan. 25. Ste
phen Glaser of New York has secur
ed a license to marry Roberta Bu'kI
de Janon, the Philadelphia heiress
who eloped to Chicago with a waiter.
Both are in this city.
TO IIOSi;T K.MI'I.OYK..
110 to Jl'iO. on Jii"t your plain
num. ftppay u In amnll weekly
or monthly payments.
CITIZENS LOAN MI.NV
Ol.l Thnn Kant 11S7.
Itoom 6. M-Kinnle Blk.. Moline. 111.
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for the IIfar