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TIE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS
SATURDAY, JUNE 17, 1911.
JUBILEE IN OCTOBER
-Committee Xaxned to Perfect An
rttngemPnta toe Week's Odebnt
. tion by Local Congregation-
'Arrangements for tie diamond
Jubilee celebration, at the First Meth
odist church -were furnished Thursday
evening at a meeting of the executive
committee In charge. This commit
tee consists of William Jackson.
chairman; John T. Noftsker, secre
tary; J. L. Freeman, Mrs. J. F. Rob
inson and Miss Iva Pearce. Mr. J acs
son will have charge of the finance
committee; Mr. Freeman of the his
torical meeting; Mrs. Robinson of the
public reception and Miss Pearce of
the program. The celebration will
be held Oct. 25-29. The meeting on
Sunday will be the last and a bishop
of the Methodist church will be here
to deliver an address.
Now the farm ads fill the advertising
And they flood my weary bosom with
To posses a smiling acre on a hill,
With an orchid and a springhousc and
And a chicken and a garden and a cow,
And a berry patch, and horses, and a
And an ice house filled for summer,
all my own,
And a beehive, and a windmill, and a
Let me thrill beneath a spreading
With the Sussex Milk Reporter on my
While I turn to glean a wise aspara
From nhe farm and garden page ol
John I. Sipp.
Let me listen to the little birds that
Let me write like David Grayson; of
Let me watch the fleecy clouds a-soar-
Take your own town with all its gla
mour; then, say I!
When the farm ad? fill the advertising
How I flutter in my gilded city cage!
That 1 strike my longing wings
against the bars
And deiest my city lot to beat the en.
When the fuzzy buds are swelling on
O! the fanner's life's the only life for
I would get bo close to nature fre.sh
That you coulun t slip a knite m oe-1
L. H. Robbins in Newark News.
Buy a home of Reldy Bros.
Kerler Rug company, cleaners.
Trl-Clty Towel Supply company.
For express, call Spencer & Trete.
Wall paper, the best Tor the money,
at L. 3. McCahe & Co.
l.iaUn for the new caiiope on the
eteanier S!du:ry Sunday, June IS.
Let William Johnson do your tin and j
turnace work; 12IC Third avenue.
H. T. Siemou waxus yo;:r tia aid
furnace work; 152iMj2S Fourth ave
Cue. Loans on real estate security. Al
bert Huber, People's Na.tlc.nal b.ia'i
Auctioii" bc!i; of Lows, corner cf
Twentk-tn ;iivt;. and F:it avenue, be
ginning sxi 1 j . i'.i. Tucadiv afternoon.
The event of th-a season wiH bo the
first appearance of i!:e now t:cursion
Stearue:- Si.liey j?:;nd.iy. June lil. Dtn't
tail to sov; iv..
Afternoos: cx-v.-.rsi jii to Muscatine O- j
the new vxcu'iioii steamer fciJuey Sun-
day, June IS. leaves Kock Island
p. ra. Keturus 1'.:::j p. in. Fere ouly '
FARMERS BUILD ELEVATOR1
Scow I1 lutcro;tN to Make Im-1
provoment at .lj-is Junction- j
Twenty farmers have pooled their!
interests and will build an elevator '
at Alexis Junction on the Rock Is-i
laud Southern. It is cxrected an !
elevator w'll al.o be erected at Nor-J
wood at which station the officials j
of the road declare thpy are about !
to build an adequate station bouse !
and large live stock yards. j
HAS NO SUBSTITUTE
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Tho only baking powder
tnatta from Royal Crspo
Croam of Tartar
$1.50 TO $24)0 KID GLOVES,
$1.19 For this sale we offer all
the fine French kid and Eng
lish cape gloves, all the best
colon, fitted If you wish, per
P - 91.19
nPHIS Semi-Annual Event is looked
forward to by all the knowing
buyers. Every department head has
been bending every energy for the
last two months to secure exceptional
values for this 57 Department Sale
the result a full page could be used
in telling of the good things that
every department in the store has
ready to offer but we can take just an
item or two from each department as
examples of the hundreds of other ex
traordinary values contained in each
of the 57 Depts. We can mention
only a few of the many great values,
but they should give you an idea of
what is doing here this week -the
Green Price Tickets will tell the rest
of the storv. This will be the BIG
WEEK. You can't afford to miss it
19c Sheer White Persian
Lawn, 9c Yard
600 yards of beautiful sheer quali
ty of plain white Persian lawn for
all kinds of lingerie wear a 10c
value at, a yard 0
65c All Wool Storm
Serges, Yard 3Vc
Our dress goods offer for this sale
is a splendid 38-inch all wool storm
serge ia b.'ack, Copenhagen and
navy blue, has sold regularly fcr
65c, at, a yard 3J)
50c Washable Silks, yd. 29c
For this sale we effer a hand
some collection of tub-sillts in
light and dark blue, gray, pink,
tan and lavender stripes on
white grounds?, guaranteed
washable and all s lk. 50c value,
a yard 29?
124c Stap!e and Fancy Dress
Ginghams, 8c yard
During this S3le only 1.S90 yards
of staple and fancy standard dess
ginghams in dark and light chel-.s,
plaids, stripes and plain rolor in
perfect full pieces, splendid 12'c
quality, at, a yard 8 l-2
These Bed Spreads, 89c
We count ourselves most fortu
nate in securing this lot of 15
dozen excellent bedspreads ;it
a price far le!ow their market
valve, but the manufacturer hpd
discontinued the pattern and
was anxious to close out ti.s
surplus stock, so here they go
at Just 89
75c Tapestry Brussel Car
Tape?try enpet with stiir and bor
der to match, both floral and orien
tal d, signs; 57 . department sa'e
(Qm Mm mm HdS
J Kev. H. V. Reed's sermon sub
' jects at the First Baptist church to-
morrow are to ine: Morning "Begin
I nings of Spiritual Disaster;" even
i Ing. "Crisis Times for Young Peo
ple; ChoBsing a Vocation."
I Rev. S. G. Hagglund announces as
his sermon subjects for tomorrow at
First Swedish Lutheran church:
Morning, "The Rich Fool or Christ's
J Solution of a Modern Problem;" Even
j ing, "Our Debt to Our Fellowmen."
Trinity Episcopal church, N'ine
;eenth 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.
Zion Swedish Lutheran, Forty-fifth
street and Seventh avenue. Rev. N. J.
Forsberg, pastor. Sunday school at
9:30 a. m. Services at 10:30 a. m.
and 7:30 p. m. Morning theme. "The
Abuse of the Super-Abundance of
Worldly Goods." Evening theme,
"I Am Not Ashamed of the Gospel
German Evangelical, Ninth street,
between Fifth and Sixth avenues. Rev.
RARE LACES AT 15c YARD
For this sale we have collected
lots of net top laces, both edges
and Insertions, Venice bands,
etc, values more than double
the price .. 15fc
$8.50 Felt Mattress, $6.95
In our Royal Felt mattress we
offer a Btrlctly all layer cotton
felt mattress, put up In a fancy
art ticking with a stitched roll
edge, an $8.50 value; special for
the 57 department sale, 6.95
$6.00 Brilliant Cut Glass
For the 57 department sale, we
offer 200 pieces finest quality
American cut glass at just about
half the regular selling price,
bowJs, pitchers. nappieB, compotes,
mayonnaise sets, fern dishes, etc,
etc., in all the new designs, richly
cut and polished; these pieces are
worth to $6.00, take your pick,
Prices Count in China
1,000 pieces table dinnerware
piled on one big .table gold
band dinner and soup plates,
decorated covered vegetable
dishes, nappies, bakers, sauce
boats, cups and saucers, fruit
siucers. sugars, creamers, pie
and bread and butter plates;
pieces worth up to 75c, take
your pick, at 10
Special factory purchases of odd
lots as well as regular lines, of all
kinds of men's summer underwear
at very special prices.
BALBRIGGAN SHIRTS and draw
ers, special purchase of regular
60c grade, now 39?
Balbriggan Shirts and Drawers
in brown for shop wer 25
Athletic shirts and drawers, made
cf fine nainsook, regular 50c value,
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. am and 7:15 p. m. Morn-
ing theme, "Beware of Covetous-
ness." Luther league and evening
service combined at 7:15. Topic,
"Jesus, the Teacher."
First Swedish Lutheran, corner Four
teenth street and Fourth avenue. Rev.
S. G. Hagglund, pastor. 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
2:30. Evening service at 7:30 will
be devoted to the Young People's
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:S0 p. m.
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Photo taken at opening of one of our sales, af
fords an idea of the interest that is aroused by
L. S. McCabe & Cos Sales,
They Draw the Crowds.
57 Department Sale of
Trunks, Bags and Suit
Cases Very Special
Pebble calf skin, linen lined
bag at $2.25, 2.50, $2.75 and
$3.00, according to size.
A STEEL FRAME MATTING
SUIT CASE, 24-inch, only worth
$2.00, very special, now $1.69
Vow is the time the prices are
Men's Summer Shirts
20 dozen of plain and pleated bos
om fancy shirts, all sizes, a regu
lar 75c value, choose quick at 49?
A SPECIAL LOT OF REGULAR
,$1.50 SHIRTS, plain and pleated
bosoms, extraordinary in both ma
terials and price, now your choice
Special factory purchase of Swis9
ribbed vests, while they last, 10?
A BETTER GRADE OF FINE rib
bed lace trimmed union suits,
worth 50c, special now at. ..-29?
ONE SPECIAL LOT OF RICHE
LIEU RIBBED VESTS, full taped
and worth 5c, now 15c, 2 for 25?
57 Depatment Shoe Sale
for Men, $1.98
All direct from manufacturers,
who closed out odd lots, con
sisting of all grades from 3 to
5 dollars, choose for yourself,
during this sale for $1.98
57 Department Shoe Sale for
All new summer styles, picked up
among the leading manufacturers
of women's better grade shoes,
pumps, oxfords and ties, worth
from $2.50 to $4.00, all at one
price come early and get first
choice, at $1.98
9x12 Tapestry Brussell
This line of rugs consists of
Smith and Hartford qualities,
full 9-wire grade, good assort
ment of patterns and col
Morning theme, "The Mission of the
Church of Christ." Evening song
service. Theme of sermon, "The
Value of the Soul."
Second Christian, corner Sixth street
and Thirteenth avenue. Sunday
school at 9:15 a. m., Ross B. Rich
hart, superintendent. Services at
Third Christian, Fourteenth avenue
and Thirty-ninth street. Sunday
school at 9:30 a. m.. Dr. J. H. Nich
ols, superintendent. Bible school at
9:30 a. m. Services at 7:30 p. m.
Central Presbyterian, corner Twelfth
street and Eleventh avenue. Rev. Mar
lon Humphreys, pastor. Sunday school
at 9:30 a. m. Christian Endeavor at
C:30. Services at 10:45 a. m. and
at 9:30 a. m. Services at 10:45 a. m
8 p. m. Morning theme, "The Most
Just the Judge, the More Merciful
the Pardon." Evening theme, "The
Man Born Blind."
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 7:45 p. m.
Broadway Presbyterian, corner of
Twenty-third street arjd Seventh ave
nue. Rev. W. S. Marquis, pastor; Rev.
W. G. Oglevee. assistant. Sunday
school at 9:15 a. m. Services at 10:45
a. m. and 7:30 p. tn. Young People's
meeting at 6:45. Morning theme,
"In Memoriam." Evening theme,
"Damascus, the Oldest City of the
Special 57 Department
Sale Bargains in Summer
10 and 12-foot step ladders,
made of selected yellow pine,
just the kind for cherry pick-
er" ?2 4S
Screen doors, natural wool
varnish finish, fancy designs,
$1.25, $1.50 and $1.75 values,
take your pick at $1.00
24-inch fly-proof adjustable win
dow screens, the Bize for most
windows, special for Mon
Boyd's porcelain lined lids for
Mason's fruit Jars', with rub
bers, dozen 19?
Mason's quart fruit jars with
porcelain lined lids and rub
The new "Run Easy" lawn
mowers, 14 and 16-inch sizes,
Keene cutters $2.95
The new "Lady Elgin" baking
outfit oven with seamless, dou
ble. roaster and bake pans, all
made f smooth sheet steel,
the outfit only -JjS1.89
Porch Rocker for 2.69
Fine large high back porch rocker
with closely woven rattan seat
and woven back, strong, subetan
tlal and decidedly comfortable and
cool, a special purchase brings
them to you at $2.69
7.50 Porch Swing 4.95
Another extraordinary value is
this large mission 6-foot porch
swing, made throughout of sol
id oak complete with anti-rust
chains and hooks; while 20
A Little Clean-Up of Silk
Goes nicely with the 57 depart
SILK WAISTS IN PLAIDS,
STRIPES AND SOLID COLORS,
taffeta and messaline, just a small
lot, but all the maker had left
you would usually pay about S5.00,
we price them very special
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. Young
People's meeting at 6:45. Services at
7:30 p. m. led by R. C. Smedley.
United Presbyterian, Third avenue
and Fourteenth street Rev. J. L.
Vance, pastor. Sunday school at 9:30
a. n. Young People's meeting at
6:45. Services at 10:30 a. m. and
7:30 p. m. 1
First Methodist, corner Fifth ave
nue and Nineteenth street, Rev. T. E.
Newland, pastor. Sunday school at
9:30 a. m. Services at 10:45 a. m. and
8:00 p. m. Epworth league at 6:45 p.
m. Morning theme, "The Encour
agement of Discouragement." Even
ing theme, "Faint. Yet Pursuing."
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. Rev. Mr. Smith
will occupy the pulpit in the morn
ing. Evening theme by pastor, "A
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.
Free Methodist, 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.
Wytoan a. M. E. Mission, Thirteenth
EMBROIDERIES AT 10c YARD
My, what values! Swiss,
nainsook edges, insertions and
headings, worth 18c to 25c a
yrd, all 10
ONE BIG S
58c Voile Shirt Waist
These 'are the much wanted
stamped voile waist patterns,
with material for the whole
waist; four dozen for this sale.
at half value
All 1 to 3 Pair Lots of Lace
Curtains at One-third off
Choice of cable nets, Irish point,
French novelty cluney curtains,
etc. The season's newest designs
choose now at just one-third off.
yes, save' 33 1-3 per cent
57 Departments Shoe Sale
for Children at 19c, 25c,
49c, 98c, $1-19. $1.39
These are oxfords, slippers
and sandals worth at least one
half more than you pay during
this sale of factory pick ups.
Just bring the youngsters in
and ask Ibe clerk for one of the
bargains and get the most for
Linoleum 49c a yard
5 patterns of good heavy grade
cork linoleum, a big bargain at
this price. This is the grade sold
everywhere at 65c, 57 department
sale price 49?
Stop a Moment at the
Belts and Beltings-Worth
For the 67 department sale
Big assorted lot of belts, worth
up to $1.50, at 59
Another lot, worth to 75c,
Fancy beltings, worth up to 7c
per inch, now go at 2c and 1$
Lot fancy buckles and pins, 19
Every Woman Wants Shirt
Doubly so at the prices the 57
department sale brings.
A FINE ASSORTMENT OF
WAISTS, lingerie styles with low
necks and short sleeves, also tail
ored waists, perfectly good waists
to sell from $1.00 to $1.50 the
Bale gives them to you at ....88
THEN WE CAN ONLY HINT AT
THE EXCELLENT WAISTS,
priced for the 57 department sale,
very low at $119, $1.87 and $2.33
Better see these.
Sheetings Very Cheap
Pepperell heavy brown sheet
ing, 2V4 yards wide, customers
take what you want; none to
dealers, at, per yard 18
GEM Fine, bleached muslin,
soft finish, special for hand
work, a genuine 57 department
sale bargain, at, yard 7
SPECIAL MADE COTTON HOSE,
black, tan, blue and gray, regular
15c value, now 10(
50c SILK LISLE thread hose, all
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.
Y. P. U. at 6:30 p. m. Services at 10:45
and 7:30 p. m.
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. U. at 6:30 p. m.
Swedish Baptist, corner Twenty-first
street and Fifth avenue. Rev. D. Holm
berg, pastor. Sunday school at 9:30 a.
m. Services at 10:45 a. m. and 7:45
Edgewood Baptist, corner Forty
fourth street and Fifth avenue. Sun
day school at 9:15. Services at
Sacred Heart Roman Catholic,
Twenty-eighth street and Fifth ave
nue. Rev. J. F. Lockney, pastor.
Vespers at 8 a. m. and 10:30 a. m.
Sunday school at 2 p.m.
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
ner Second avenue and Fourteenth
street Dean J. J. Qulnn, rector: Rev.
MARIGOLD FINE BATISTE,
7J.2C YARD 1 500 yards lino
printed batistes, in all the new
est designs and colorings, for
this sale price, yd., 7 l-2
If you hav'n't bought that suit
Madame, the 57 department
sale brings it to ycu very low
Suits in several good styles $S.T5
Pretty suits, worth usually $15.00
to $19 50, right now 912.60
Best model suits, selling right
along at $25.00 to $30.00, during
this sale only 10.9-1
Of course the girls are remrm
bered In the 57 department sale.
Girls' coats, nobby little models.
now only $3.80 and $2.S0
Girls' dresses, big bargains for the
sale at $2.39. $1.39 and 90
Better be prompt.
These Dresses' are Surely
Worthy of the 57 department
SILK DRESSES, SPRING 1911
MODELS, In pretty stripes, checks
and solid colors; values up to, well,
we hardly dare tell you but see
the dresses themselves at.. 7.77'
BIQ ASSORTMENT OF LAWN,
GINGHAM AND FRENCH CAM
BRIC SUMMER DRESSES In
many, many styles We asked the
maker to give us bargains for the
57 department sale he did. ao you
pay us only $4.65
Rare Print Bargains
TWO EXAMPLES many
Mill lengths of dress and shirt
ing prints, 6c quality, half price,
at. per yard 3
THE CELEBRATED DIAMOND
CHAMBRAY PRINT8, pretty
silver gray styles, for summer
wrappers, kimonos, etc., per
yard 4 12
You'll Want a Coat Regard
less of the Weather
You'll want a coat regardless of
the weather when the 57 depart
ment sale brings bargains like
ONE LOT, serge coats, worth up
to $17.50, for $8.80
ONE LOT fancy coats, worth np
to $22.50. for $10 90
ONE LOT white serge coats, worth
up to $19.50, for $11.75
ONE LOT black taffeta and satin
coats, worth up to $25.00,
Two Jewelry Dept.
JUST 100 NICKEL ALARM
CLOCKS--Guaranteed for one
year our name on every clock,
for this sale, a $L00 clock value
ROGERS' TEA 8POONS, triple
plate, each spoon engraved with
initial free, if you wish; for
the 67 department sale, set of
six for .. $1.35
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. in. John Frank,
First Church of Christ, Scientist,
829 Twenty-third street. Services
Sunday at 10:45 a. m. Subject for
morning service, "Is the Universe,
Including Man, Evolved by Atomic
Force?" Sunday school following
morning service. Wednesday even
ing testimonial service at 7:45. Read
ing rooms in the church open daily
except Sunday from 2 to 4 p. tn. The
public is cordially invited to all ser
vices. To Teach Manual Training.
Monmouth Review: Frank Walsh
of Rock Island has been employed as
manual training -teacher for the new
Monmouth high school. Mr. Walih
comes to the city highly recommended
and should make an excellent man for
this new department which is to be at
tempted for the first time in the local