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THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS, SATURDAY, MAY 20, 1911.
LAST MEETING OF
CLUB UNTIL FALL
Eighty Men Hear Interesting
Talks Before Broadway
MR. M'CABE'S INAUGURAL
Xew President Assumes Charge and
Tell of Plana Tor the New
Local business and professional
men, were speakers at the first meet
ing of the new year of the Men's club
of Broadway Presbyterian church,
held last evening in the Sunday school
rooms of the church. It wvs the first
meeting under the new officers. L. S
McCabe having been elected to the
presidency at the last meeting of the
club. Supper was served at 6:30 and
covers were laid for 80. Following
the supper, Mr. McCabe delivered his
inaugural address in which he set
forth in forceful terms the objects of
the club land its purposes. In his ad
dress he stated that he, with the co
operation of the club members, would
work hard to promote sociability, to
strengthen the brotherhood and the
church, to aid 1n bettering civic con
ditions; and further the st idy of the
bible. The address was enthusiastic
ally received by the club and the pres
ent spirit augurs well for another sue
cessful season of the organization.
I'srrr ix work is rRE?nr.
Willis Weld played several violin
selections during the supper hour. J.
W. Casto of the high school faculty
pleased the club with numbers on the
pipe organ. The first speaker after
the president was Hope Thompson, a
former president. He urged unity in
men's work throughout the city. He
was followed by S. W. Searle, who
urged a federation of the men's clubs
of the city. Dr. W. D. Snively spoke
briefly on the theme of the "Great
White Plague." A. J. Burton, princi
pal of the high school, talked about
the matter of keeping the streets
clean. H. A. Weld told of the tenden
cy of the government toward democ
racy, and explained a number of Ques
tions which have vitally interested the
people of the country in the last few
years. A. D. Sperry, retiring presi
dent, gave a characteristic talk. Dr.
A. H. McCandless, newly elected sec
retary, told briefly and pointedly the
financial status of the club.
COMMISSIONERS AS Gl'ESTS,
Commissioners Jonas Bear, Archie
Hart and M. T. Rudgren were guests
of the club. The club will abandon
the meetings for the summer months
and will take them up again in the
fall. Already efforts are being made
to secure several prominent men for
participate in the Industrial parade
We are of the opinion no mote fit
ting demonstration could be had at
this time, since there will be about a
thousand visiting druggists in addition
to the thousands of other visitors in
our city on the above occasion.
Trusting that you will interest your
self in the above and assist us to
make the celebration one big success,
we beg to remain. '
Yours ver7 tm'y
OVER DUNBAR BOYS
Magistrate Promises to Enforre Pay
ment if There Is Farther
APPEAL TO BUSINESS MEN
Are Asked to I -co rate for Moose
The committees in charge of the
trade week celebration under auspices
of the local lodge of Moose have sent
out the following letters:
Rock Island, 111., May 20, 1911.
Dear Sir: It is with pleasure the
Rock Island Moose invite and earnest
ly solicit your influence and coopsra-
tion In their gala celebration and
trade week. We ask you to decorate
with red and white, display tri-clty
made products in your windows, and
Pines of $25 on Harry Dunbar and
one of $100 on his brother, Reuben,
for assault and battery, the complain
ant being F. D. Reynolds were sus
pended In police court this morning.
The boys were obliged to pay the cos's.
The trouble grew out of a quarrel
which occurred Thursday on Fifth
avenue near Forty-third street. Be
cause they thought Reynolds did not
know how to drive a horse, they in
sulted him and insisted that he defend
himself. Reynolds demurred, but this
fact did not turn the 'boys from their
purpose and each struck and kicked
him. The fines will be enforced if
they cause further complaint.
BURR NEW CHIEF
AT ARSENAL HERE
Returned to Post, Where He
Served as Captain with Title
of Lieutenant Colonel.
IS SENT FROM THE SOUTH
Comes to Rock Island From Augusta
(Ga.) Post Where He Is In
Mr. and Mrs. Otto Hecht left today
for a trip to Europe. They will visit
Niagara Falls on the way east, sailing
May 23 on the steamer Rotterdam.
They expect to return in the middle of
M. Taxman, Sr., and J. J. Tax
man will leave June 4 for New York
from where they will sail June 6
for England. Germany and other
points in Europe, to be gone during
the summer months;
Mrs. Charles E. Case and sou
Charles left this morning for Chicago
from where they will go to Niagara
Falls ,and then to New York from
which city they will call next Wed
nesday on the Princess Augusta Vic
toria for Hamburg, Germany where
they will spend the summer month?
, Fined for Fighting.
Thomas Maddan and J. C. Painter
mixed in a scrap shortly before noon
near Twentieth street and Second ave
nue. Both were arrested and the for
mer was given 10 days in the county
jail, while Painter was fined $3 and.
Wage Increase Asked.
Inside wire men, who are affiliated
with the Electrical Workers' union.,
have presented demands for an in
crease in wages from 35 to 45 cents an
hour in the tri-cities. It is asked that
the new scale be put in effect June 1.
The employers have not yet replied.
Band to Give Excursion.
The Rock Island roller skating rink
band announces an excursion on the
steamer W. W. and barge next Friday
night. The Criterion orchestra will
furnish music for the dancing.
Washington. May 20. (Special.)
Announcement was made today by the
war department of the appointment of
Lieutenant Colonel George W. Burr as
commandant of" Rock Island (111.) ar
senal, succeeding Lieutenant Colonel
Frank E. Hobbs, who died April 12.
Colonel Burr, who now is commandant
of Augusta (Ga.) arsenal, will report
for duty at Rock Island July 1.
Colonel Burr will not be a stranger
In his new field of labor, having serv
ed seven years at Rock Island arsenal,
leaving there as a captain when he was
assigned to the command of the ord
nance department at Manila, P. I.
IX WEST POIXT 1888 CLASS.
Colonel Burr graduated from West
Point in 18SS, and stood fourth in his
class. He is 45 years of age and married.
HEAT RAYS KILL
FARMER IN FIELD
A. E. I&elly of Illinois City Pro3
trated While Driving a
THE ARGUS BUSINESS
OFFICE IS TO BE OPEN
Hereaften the , subscription
and advertising departments of
The Argus will be open Satur
day evenings until 9 o'clock for
the accommodation of patrons
of the paper.
TOPPLES OUT OF THE SEAT
Expires Before Physician Reaches
, His Side SurTered From
A. E. Kelly, 57 years old, a farmer
residing three miles southwest of Illi
nois City, was prostrated by heat while
working in the field yesterday after
noon and expired before medical as
sistance reached him.
Len McGinniss was employed in the
same field. He noticed Mr. Kelly, who
was operating a disc harrow, topple
over in his seat and fall to the ground.
Mr. Kelly was carried to the end of the
field, and McGinniss labored half an
hour in an unavailing effort to revive
him. Then he set out to find a physi
cian, but before the latter arrived the
prostrated man had passed away.
Kelly for a time had been affected with
heart trouble, and this condition was
against him when he was overcome by
LEAVES A FAMILY.
Mr. Kelly was a native of Lexington
county. Ohio. He had farmed in Drury
township many years. He leaves a
family. Coroner J. F. Rose held an in
quest at the home this morning.
The evening service at Grace Eng
lish Lutheran church tomorrow will
be a song service, and the following
program has been arranged:
Scripture reading and prayer.
Vocal solo Miss Amanda Ander
Vocal duet Clarence Dean . and
Vocal solo Miss UlMe Cervin.
Address Mr. Lindquist.
Vocal duet Masters Dean and
Vocal solo Miss Amanda Ander
of the Epworth league tomorrow eve
ning at Spencer Memorial church. James L. Loar of Bloomington. Sub-
theme, "Divine Love." Evening song
service. Address by Mr. Lindstrom
Luther league at 6:45. Topic, "Help
ing the Young.
First Swedish, Lutheran, corner Four
teenth street and Fourth avenue. Rev.
S. G. Hagglund, pastor. . Sunday scLool
at 9:30 a. m. Services at 10:45 a. m.
and 7:30 p. m. .
German Lutheran, corner Twentieth
street and Fifth avenue. Rev. Ph. Wil-
helm, pastor. Services at 10 a. m.
Regular meeting in the afternoon at
Memorial Christian, corner. Third
avenue and Fifteenth street Rev. E.
T. McFarland, pastor. Graded bible
school at 9:30 a. m. Junior Christian
Endeavor at 2:30 p. m. and Senior
Christian Endeavor at 6:30 p. m. Serv
ices at 10:45 a. m. and 7:30 p. m.
Second Christian, corner Sixth street
and Thirteenth avenue. Rev. E. A.
McFarland, pastor. Sunday school at
9:15 a. m., Ress B. Richhart, superin
tendent! Services at 10:15.
Third Christian, Fourteenth avenue
and Thirty-ninth street. Rev. E. A.
McFarland, pastor. Sunday school at
9:30 a. m.. Dr. J. H. Nichols, superin
tendent. Bible school at 9:30 a. m.
Services at 7:30 p. m.
Central Presbyterian, corner Twelfth
street and Eleventh avenue. Rev. Mar
ion Humphreys, pastor. Sunday school
at 9:30 a. m. Christian Endeavor at
C:30. Services at 10:45 a. m. and
7:30 p. m. Morning theme. "The Sec
ret of a Successful Life." Evening ad
dress by John L. Loar at Memorial
Aiken street chapel, Aiken street,
South Rock Island. Sunday school at
2:30 p. m. "J. H. Cleland, superintend
ent emeritus. J. M. Bond, superin
tendent. Services at 7:30 p. m. Re-.
Marion Humphreys will preach.
Broadway Presbyterian, corner of
Twenty-third street ard Seventh ave
nue. Rev. W. S. Marquis, pastor; Rev.
W. G. Oglevee assistant. Sunday
school at 9:13 a. m. Services at 10:45
a. m. and 7:30 p. m. Youngx People's
meeting at C:45. Evening service in
charge of Men's club. Rabbi Finest-briber
will deliver an address.
South Park Presbyterian, corner of
Thirtieth street and Fifteenth avenue,
in connection with Broadway Presby
terian church. Rev. W. G. Oglevee,
pastor. Sunday school at 2:30. Youug
People's meeting at 6:45 Services at
7:30 p. m. F. D. G. Walker will
be in charge.
United Presbyterian, Third avenue
and Fourteenth street. Rev. J. L.
Vance, pastor. Sunday school at 9:30
a. m. Young People's meeting at
0:45. Services at 10:45 and 7:30 p. m.
First Methcdist. corner Fifth ave
nue and Nineteenth street, Rev. T. E.
Xewland, pastor. Sunday school at
9:30 a. m. Services at 10:45 a. m. and
7:30 p. m. Epworth league at 6:45 p.
m. Morning theme, "The By-Products
of Religion." Evening theme, "Esau
Spencer Memorial Methodist, corner
Forty-third street and Seventh avenue.
Rev. F. E. Shult, pastor. Sunday school
at 9:30 a. m. Services at 10:45 a. m.
and 7:30 p. m. Morning address by
A gas range saves time, labor, health and money. It does not heat up the
kitchen and bake all the joy of living out of the cook.
We sell gas ranges on easy terms for as low a price as $14, and our stock is
complete with all the best models and sizes.
If your order for a gas range is in our office early it will get early attention
and your stove will be installed without delay. .
PEOPLES POWER CO
ner Second avenue and Fourteenth
street. . Dean J. J. Quinn, rector; Rev.
William P. Cleary, assistant. Masses
at 7:30, 8:30 and 10:30 a. m. Sunday
school at 9:10 a. m.
West End Sunday school, 700
Sixth street. Sunday school at 2:30
p. m. Prayer meeting Wednesday
evening at 7:30. W. B. Barker,
Church of Jesus Christ, Latter
Day Saints (Utah Mormons), I. O.
O. F. hall in London building. Sun
day school at 2 p. m. Preaching
service at 3:15 p. m. John Frank,
First Church of Christ, Scientist,
S29 Twenty-third street. Services
Sunday at 10:45 a. m. Subject for
morning service. "Soul and Body."
Sunday school following morn
ing service. Wednesday evening
testimonial service at 7:45. Read
ing rooms in church open daily, ex
cept Sunday, from 2 to 4 p. m. The
public is cordially Invited to all services-
IN THE SCHOOLS
Members of Woman's Relief
Corps Also to Participate
in Exercises Friday.
KILLED BY OFFICER
Humane Society Representative
tervenes in Case of Animal
A young, broken legged .stallion,
driven by the owner, George Manning,
of Tiskilwa, was shot this afternoou
by Humane Officer George Ellman o
the Rock Island County Humane so
ciety. The animal has beeu used by
Manning for breeding purposes
though its condition was extreme. The
one leg had been broken and barely
supported the horse. Officer Ellman,
when he noticed the animal's condi
tion, had it examined by a veterinary,
who stated that it should be shot. Of
ficer Ellman paid Manning si for n
and then ended its misery. Manning
claimed that the animal was worth
$200 and that he had owned it for a
Excursion to Muscatine. ,
Given by the Eagles' Frisco club to
morrow. First excursion of the season.
Round trip 50 cents. Boat leaves Rock
Island at 9 a. m. Come and have a
Kills Six Wolves.
Gillette, son of ex-Supervisor
MEMORIAL DAY THE THEME
Assignment Made by W. H. Carpen
ter, Patriotic Instructor of
rr . .
i nere win De special music at morn
ing and evening services.
. F. D. G. Walker will be in charge
of the evening service at South Park
Presbyterian chapel tomorrow eve
ning at 7:30.
The Epworth leag;:e of the German
Methodist church will observe its aa-J Free Method
niversary tomorrow, and in the eve-. Fifteenth streel
ning at 7:30 a program will be ren
It is Impossible
to erect a square building
without measuring and sawing
the boards to tit. Similarly,
unless a suit of clothes la tai
lored to measure It will not fit
tlie curves and proportions of
en? mas s body ia particular.
H-ve cs tailor your next suit
to fit your bedy and satisfy
(Pay Us $25 or so)
ILU.N'OIS THEATER BUIlOINCk
The bible school of the Memorial
Christian church is conducting a ser
ies of rallies each Sunday morning
and each rally is given over to differ
ent sections of the school. Tomorrow
the girls will have charge cf the ser
vices, all offices will be filled by the
girls and they will have entire charge
j of the program for the day. Ac effor;
is being made by each division to have
fa record attendance and the best pro
j The following officers will havu
j Superintendent Helen Tarker.
Assistant superintendents Anna
Hause and Elsie Kennedy.
Secretary Grace Hansen. I
Assistant secretaries Nettle Mean.
and Miss Dierolf.
Chorister Miss Albrecht.
Enrolling secretary Mary Graves.
Friestat symphony orchestra will
furnish mcslc and Miss Bessie John
con cf Milan will sing. It is hoped to
reach the 300 mark.
James L. Loar of Bloomington wilt
speak tomorrow morning at 10:45 at
Spencer Memorial church. He will
speak in the afternoon at the Y. M. C.
A-. and in the evening at 7:30 at Mem
orial Christian church- His subject
at the meetings will be "Mormonism".
There 'Ul be Installation of officers
"The Processes by which the Israel
ites Were Developed as the Chosen
People of God" will be the theme of
an address to be delivered tomorrow
evening at Broadway Presbyterian
church Dy Rabbi W. H. Fiaeshri'oer. of
Temple Emmanuel. Davenport. The
meeting will take the place of the us-
ua evening service at 7:30 and w:.l
be under the auspices of the Men'3
bible class. Dr. Fineshrlber's view of
the subject will undoubtedly embrace
the subject in its entirety. This will
probably be the last opportunity of lo
cal people to hear an address by hint
on matters which are of interest to
all people, as he leaves soon for Mem
phis, where he has accepted a new
Trinity Episcopal church. Nine
teenth street and Sixth avenue. Rev.
Granville H. Sherwood, rector. Sun
day school at 9:30 a. m. Services at
7:30 and 10:45 a. m. and at 7:30 p. m
Zion Swedish Lutheran, Forty-fifth
street and Seventh avenue. Rev. N. J.
For s berg, pastor. Sunday school at
9:30 a. m. Services at 10:30 a, m. and
and 7:30 p. m.
German Evangelical. Ninth street,
between Fifth and Sixth avenues. Rev.
F. J. Rolf, pastor. Sunday school at
9:15 a. m. Services at 10:30 a. m. and
7:30 p. m.
Grace English Lutheran, corner Forty-fourth
street and Seventh avenue.
Rev. Ira O. Nothstein. pastor. Sunday
school at 9:15 a. m. Services at
10:45 a .m, and 7;4S p. m. Morning
ject, "Mormonism." Evening theme
by pastor, "Men and the Church." In
stallation cf Epworth league officers
and special music at service.
German Methodist, corner Four
teenth street and Sixth avenue. Rev.
William Schoenig, pastor. Sunday
school at 9:15 a. m. Services at 10:45
a. m. and 7:30 p. m.
ist, Ninth avenue and
Fifteenth street. Rev. H. C. Willing,
pastor. Sunday school at 9:45 a. m.
Services at 10:45 a. m. and 7:30 p. m.
Wyman A. M. E. Mission, Thirteenth
street and Fifth avenue. Rev. S. Mc
Dowell, pastor. Services at 11 a. m.
and 3 p. m. and 7:30 p. m.
First Baptist, corner Third avenue
and Fifteenth street. Rev. H. W. Reed,
pastor. Sunday school at 9:30 a. m. B.
x". P. U. at 6:30 p. m. Services at 10:45
a. m. and 7:30 p. m. Morning theme,
"Love Proved by Obedience." Eve
ning (theme. "The Shield of Faith."
Second Baptist, corner Tenth street
and Sixth avenue. Rev. J. K. Swain,
pastor. Services at 10:30 a. m. and
7:30 p. m. Sunday school at 12:30 p.
m. B. Y. P. V. at C:30 p. m.
Svredish Baptist, corner Twenty-first
6treet and Fifth avenue. Rev. D. Holm
berg, pastor. Sunday school at 9:30 a,
m. Services at 10:45 a. m. and 7:45
Ec'gewood Baptist, . corner Forty
fourth street and Fifth avenue. Rev.
D. H. Leland, pastor. Services at 10:45
Sacred Heart Roman Catholic.
Twenty-eighth street and Fifth ave
nue. Rev. J. F. Lockney pastor.
Mass at 5 and 10:30 a. m. Sunday
school at 2 p. m. Vespers at 7:30
St. Paul's Belgian Roman Catho
lic, Twenty-fourth street and Eighth-and-a-half
avenue. Mass at 8 and
10 a. m. Sunday school at 2 p. m.
Vespers at 3.
St. Mary's Roman Catholic, cor
ner of Fourth avenue and Twenty
second street. Father Adolph Geyer,
pastor. Mass at 8 and 10:30 a. m.
St. Joseph's Roman Catholic, cor-j
The following members of John Eu
ford post. No. 243, G. A. R., and John
Buford relief corps. No. C6, are detail
ed to visit the different schools of the
city, Friday afternoon, May 2G, at
2:15, for the purpose of taking part
in the patriotic exercises of the
school in compliance with general or
ders from department headquarters
G. A. R. The members of Buford
post are expected to appear in full
uniform so far as possible. Any mem
bers not detailed and any old soldiers
In the city will be welcomed at any
rchool they may choose to visit.
By order of W. H. CARPENTER.
Patriotic Instructor for John Buford
post, No. 243.
MRS. ANNA NELSON,
Patriotic instructor for John Buford
relief corps. No. CG.
AT HIGH SCHOOL.
High school Pleasant F. Cox. H. C.
First. W. F. Schroeder, Mrs. Ella R.
Godfrey, Mrs. Florence Maslin.
Hawthorne L. C. Daugherty, J. C
Stanton, James Kinney. Mrs. Belle
Skinner, Mrs. Orpha Beamer.
Washington Ezra Wilcher. D. C.
Wright, P. J. Wagner, Mrs. Mary Duf
fin. Mrs. Louella Cavanee.
Kemble George E. Bailey. H. C
Harris, Mrs. Lena Stamo, Miss Ada
Lincoln Morris Stafford, 3. D. Cle
land, Major C. W. Hawes, Mrs. P. F.
Cox. Mrs. Sarah Norris.
Eugene Field William McConochle,
William A. Norris, J. W. Crandall, Mrs.
Emma Kann, Mrs. Johanna Blade!.
Irving I. G. Whitehead. F. A.
Shull, Mrs. Rose Cochran, Mrs. Ella
AT LONGFELLOW BVILDI3CG.
Longfellow Edwin H. Buck, James,
E. Larkin, Mrs. Anna Nelson, Mrs.
Ella Davis, E. C. Clow.
Horace Mann Thomas Campbell,
William Payne, Andrew Bladel, Mrs.
Alice Rogers, Mrs. Matilda Valentin.
Grant W. H. Carpenter, Dr. M. II.
Patten. Mrs. Gertrude Wynn, Mr.
Second Baptist Church.
Rev. J. K. Swain, pastor of tbe Sec
ond Baptist church. Tenth street and
Sixth avenue, has returned to the'eit,
and will conduct services as usual to
morrow. There will be preaching at
11 a. m. and 7:30 p. m.
ROCK ISLAND BEING TOUR
HOME, MRS. HOUSEKEEPER,
Don't you wish to speak of
your city with pride, and .do
your best to uphold its worthy
enterprises. Such being the
case, you should give Rock Is
land products of merit prefer
ence over others that are offer
ed when making your pur
chases. Tip-Top baking pow
der is a strictly pure powder.
It contains no ammonia, lime
or calcium acid. Sold and
guaranteed by Island Baking
Powder company under food
and drug act June 30. 1906.
A 50 cent can for 35 cents and
free coupon on buggy or piano.
If Tip-Top is not sold by your
grocer you can buy it of us.
Now ladies which of the tri
clties is to secure these prem
iums? ISLAND BAKING POWDER CO.
039 Seventeenth Street.
Rock Island III.
Frank P. Gillette of Drury township,
claimed bounties this morning on six
wolves scalps which he secured yes
terday when he discovered a litter ol
the ravagers. The mother wolf es
caped. County Clerk II. B. Hubbard
paid young Gillette $12 for the slJ
Excursion to Muscatine.
Given by the Eagles' Frisco club to
morrow. F1r6t excursion of the season
Round trip 50 cents. Boat leaves Roclt
Island at 9 a, m. Come and have a
Luther League Excursion.
Remember the Tri-Clty Luther league
excursion Wednesday, May 24. Boat
leaves Rock Island at 8 p. m.
" QUICK '
MUTUAL LOAN COMPANY
Peoples National Bank Balldln.
Open Wednesday and Satnrd
Evenings. Phone West 122.
KERLER RUG COMPANY
Carpet and Rug Cleaners and
At your home or at our fac
tory. We will figure on your
work for all kinds of cleaning.
Rugs made from your old
wornout carpets. We sew sod
make over, in fact, we do ev
erything pertaining to carpets,
rugs, mattresses and feathers.
,1710 Fourth Avenue.
Old phone 602 new phone SliM
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1626 Second Avenue.
Under the new management
Cigars and periodicals, pool and billiards.
Bole agents for the "Cinco" cigar.
Phone West 555.
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