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THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS, SATURDAY. SKPTEMUISft 2, 191T.
Miss Lucia M. Robbins Mar
ried to Ben Judd Mitchell
MISS LUCLA.iL ROBBINS, DAUGH
tr of Frank EL Robbies, 735 Twenty
second street, was united in marriage
this morning to Ben Judd Mitchell,
eldest son of Mr. and Mrs. Phil Mit
chell, the ceremony taking place at 11
o'clock at the home of the bride. In the
presence of only a few of the most In
timate friends of the family and the
immediate relative of the contracting
parties. Dr. "W. S. Marquis read the
marriage service. Simple and tasteful
decorations of Sowers and palms were
used throughout the house, pink and
white being the favored colors. Mrs.
William S. Coates, a sister of the
bride, was matron of honor and the
the Messrs. Leon, Ardo, Frederick and
Robert Mitchell, the latter acting as
best man. A wedding breakfast fol
lowed the ceremony.
The bride's gown was of white mes
caline over white satin, and was made
entraine. It was trimmed with flounc
es of real lace. Her long white tulle
veil fell to the end of the train and
was held in place with orange blossoms.
She wore a corsage bouquet of orchids
and lilies of the valley. Mrs. Coates,
the matron of honor, wore a gown of
white embroidered marquisette and
wore pink roses.
The bride is a very charming
young woman and very popular in tri
cky social circles. She is a graduate
of the local high school and later stud,
led tit Evanston. The groom is one
of this city's sterling business men
and has also been a great favorite in
the social circles of the tri-cities. The
bridal couple have departed on a wed
ding tour and will be at home to their
friendB after Oct. 15, at 735, Twenty
Besides the immediate members of
the family and the friends of the bridal
party the following out of town guests
were present at the wedding cere
mony: Mrs. John Kinney, of Chicago,
Mrs. Wright cf Chicago, -Mrs. Jame3
Hasson and son Gordon, of Cleveland,
O.. and Mrs. William S. Coates, of Des
Moines, Iowa, the matron of honor.
WED IN DAVENPORT.
MISS VELMA EMMA HARLOSS,
daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Theodore
Harloes of ' Davenport, and Walter
George Schroeder. also of that city,
were married Thursday evening at the
bride's home. Rev. Herman P. Griess,
pastor of the Holy Cross German Luth
eran church, performing the ceremony
In the presence of SO relatives and
friends. The bridal couple have gone
away on a wedding trip, and will be
land, CL, not later than Sept. 12, 1911,
for the season's coal supply, same to
be of standard 2-Inch lump.
Brown's Business College opens
Sept. 4 and 5. Enrollment days,
Thursday, Friday and Saturday. Of
fice open evenings.
Don't fail to read the one column
ad of Dr. Lambert's. This doctor is
out of the ordinary, and succeeds
where" others fall. He really is an ex
pert in all eye, ear, nose,' throat and
stomach diseases. Thirty-eight years
of experience and the care of over 29,
000 patients has made this man an ex
pert. He has offices at the Harms ho
tel. Hock Island.
TO BE A BIG BAY
Attractions of Every Nature
Fresent Themselves for La
bor Day Celebrators.
PARADE IN DAVENPORT
Thousand) Kxpected to Be In Line
and Champ Clark Will Speak
In the Afternoon.
at home to their friends after Sept. 12
In Davenport. The bride Is a very es
timable young lady and has a large
circle of "friends. The groom is em
ployed in this city as a salesman in
Young & McCombs department store.
MISS IDA STARK, DAUGHTER OF
air. and Mrs. George Stark, and Dr. A.
H. Koelker of New York city were
married this afternoon at 2 o'clock at
the family home of the bride on West
Eighth street, Davenport. The-' wed
ding was a quiet home ceremony, wit
nessed by only the immediate families
of the contracting parties. The new
home will be in New York. The bride
was dressed in a gown of white satin,
made entraine, and trimmed with rose
point lace. She was attended by her
sister. The bride, who is a young wo
man of delightful personality and
charm, has attracted more than local
attention by her exceptional musical
talents which has been developed un
der eminent teachers abroad, where
some time was spent in Berlin under
Godowsky and in Vienna under Lesch
etizkv. Dr. Koelker. who is recognized
as one of the brilliant young scientists 14 In the afternoon at Suburban is.
and pathologists, is a graduate of the land under the auspices of the Daven
University of Berlin, where he took ! Prt Industrial Home association.
his degree. For a number of years hej1" ,Yi" uc lue uy iu nun
has been a member of Johus Hopkins
university at Baltimore, devoting his
time ' especially to physiological re-
Attractions galore will be afforded
to people of Rock Island Labor day,
both in the way of amusement and in
education. Possibly the attraction
which will draw the most people will
be the double header ball game at the
Davenport baseball park, in which the
Rock Island and Davenport teams will
battle for honors. It is expected that
the attendance there will run between
three and four thousand. In the morn
ing, there will be the annual Labor
day parade in Davenport and several
thousands will probably take part in
search. He now holds a responsible
position in the department of r.atbolo-
gy in tne Kooseveit nospnai in rsew
Champ Clark, speaker of the house of
I representatives. In addition there will
be addresses by local men of promin
ence and also some athletic events.
MOTOR BOAT RACE.
The Island City Boating association
will stage some motor boat races
which will be of Interest to motor boat
enthusiasts of the tri-cities, many of
whom have entered boats in the var
ious events. The Watch Tower park
will offer its usual holiday attractions.
There will be vaudeville performances
at the Kmpire and Majestic theatres in
the afternoon and evening. Thtere
will be boat excursions during the day,
and evening. For golf enthusiasts,
there will be the all-day kicker's handi
cap, re-entries permitted.
All business houses will be closed
during the day, as will the shops and
Buy a home of Relay Bros.
Kerler Rug company, cleaners.
Trl-Clty Towel, Supply company.
For express, call Spencer & Trefa.
Wall paper, the beat for the money,
at L. S. McCabe & Co.
Let William Johnsrn do your tin and
furnace work; 1316 Third avenue.
H. T. Siemou wants your tin and
furnace work; 1526-1523 Fourth ave
nue Kindling wood $3.50 per load at the
Rock Island Sand and Gravel coo
P"ny. Old phone 605.
Before ordering your coal get prices
from Island City Coal company. A. W.
Knight, manager. Old phone West 917.
John Pechs ?adies' tailoring estab
lishment has been removed from
1812 Second avenue to the Math. Trinity Episcopal church. Nine
building, -eenth street and Sixth avenue. Rev.
Sealed bids will be received at the j Granville H. Sherwood, rector. Sun
fflee of the supreme recorder of the day school at 9:30 a. m.; tomorrow
Royal Neighbors of America, Rock Is. prayer meeting at 10:45 a. m. Serv-
.ices at 7:30 a. ni. and 10:45
PREACH ON LABOR
Sunday Will Be Observed in the
Churches as Day for the
CUSTOM AN ANNUAL ONE
Tri-CIty Labor Federation Made Re
quest That It Be Followed
Again This Year.
There will be special sermons deliv
ered ln moBt of the churches In the
city tomorrow and the day will be ob
served as "Labor Sunday." This is
partly In line with annual plans of the
various ministers bat more especially
the result of the request formulated
recently by the Trl-Clty federation of
Labor which expressed the hope that
Labor Sunday would be observed in
the various churches and that approp
riate sermons would be preached. The
ministers almost unanimously acqui
esced in the desire of the laboring
men and It Is expected that the con
gregations Sunday will be unusually
VAHIOrS SER.H05 TOPIC.
At the Memorial Christian church,
Rev. E. T. McFarland will preach in
the morning on the subject of "Social
Builders." At the First Methodist,
Rev. T. E. Newland will preech on "A
Master Mechanic's Religion." Rev. W.
S. Marquis of the Broadway Presbyter
ian will deliver two sermons, the one
in the morning being on "Jesus the
Laboring Man. His Message to Em
ployers" and the one in the evening
being "Jesus the Capitalist, His Mes
sage to Laboring Men."
At various other churches there
will be other phases of labor and cap
NW TANK AT THE JAIL
Supervisors Order Installation of Hot
The jail committee consisting of H.
C. Harris, Charles Tamber and Ezra
Wilcher met yesterday p. m. and at
the request of the sheriff decided to
appropriate a sum of money sufficient
to purchase and install a new hot wa
ter tank at the county bastile to re
place the old one which is inadequate
to meet the demands placed "upon it.
The tank will cost in the neighbor
hood of $125.
A general overhauling of the boil
er room at the Jail has been in prog
ress for the last three days. The
masonry between the middle and side
boilers had bulged out nearly three
Inches and the stay rods had become
loosened. This masonry has been re
placed and repaired and all the pipes
are to be covered with asbestOB.
o o o o
THAT MEANS EVENING STUDY FOR THE YOUNG
FOLKS MORE READING FOR THE OLDER PEOPLE, TOO.
WHAT ABOUT LIGHT?
IF YOU HAVE ELECTRIC LIGHTS v YOU'RE PROVIDED
FOR BUT IF NOT, WHY NOT HAVE THEM PUT IN AND EN
JOY THE BEST OF LIGHT. IT WILL ADD TO YOUR COM
FORT INSURE YOUR EYES AGAINST STRAIN.
WHY NOT COME AND TALK IT OVER YOU'LL FIND
OUR TERMS MIGHTY EASY AND OUR PRICES LOW.
PEOPLES POWER CO.
pastor. Services at 10:30 a. m. and
7: SO p. m. Sunday school at 12:3C p.
m. B. Y. P. U. at 6:30 p. m.
Edgewood Baptist, corner Forty
fourth street and Fifth avenue. Sun
day school at 9:30; Joseph Willmer, su
perintendent. Services at 10:30 a. m.
and 7:30 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
Sacred Heart Roman Catholic,
Twenty-eighth street and Fifth ave
nue. Rev. J. F. Lockney, pastor.
Masses at 8:20 and 10:30 a. 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. Qninn. rector; Rev.
William P. Cleary, assistant. Masses
at 7: SO, 8:80 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,,
iJ?M Sti4 1.
E-f. tT23 P)F
The orjfy Baking Powder mado
from Rcyal G ra pe C ream cf Tartar
f.'O ALUM, HO LIME PHOSPHATE
Zion Swedish Lutheran, Forty-fifth
6treet and Seventh avenue. Rev. N. J.
Foraberg, pastor. Sunday school at
9: 30 a. m. Services at 10:30 a. in.
and 7:30 p. m.
German Evangelical, Ninth street,
between Fifth and Sixth avenues. Rev.
ent emeritus. J. M. Bond, superin
tendent. Broadway Presbyterian, corner of
Twenty-third street ai:d Seventh ave
nue. Rev. W. S. Marquis, pastor; Rev.
W. G. Oglevee, assistant. Bible school
9:15 a. m. Morning worship, 10:45.
Theme, "Jesus, the Laboring Man ; His
MesBage to Employes." Young Peo
ple's meeting 0:45 p. m. Evening ser
vice 7:30. Theme, "Jesus, the Capi
talist; His Message to Laboring Men."
Special program prepared by the Fed
eral Council of Churches.
South Park Presbyterian, corner of
Thirtieth street and Fifteenth avenue.
The question of saving in the home is largely up to the
woman of the household.
How "mother" managed will be remembered years
hence in homes to be.
The family "purse" will have more in it if this bank
fulfills that function a checking account for receipts
and disbursements and a savings account for the surplus.
4 Interest on Savings
STATE BANK OF ROCK ISLAND
Second Avenue and Seventeenth Street.
F. J. Rolf, pastor. Sunday school at ! in connection with Broadway Presby
9:15 a. m. Services at 10:30 a. m. and
Corresponding reduction to
Tickets on sale Sept. 15 to Oct. 15, 1911
Go to California now. You can buy a one
way colonist ticket and go in perfect com
fort on fast trains with dining cars in
Through Tourist Sleeping Cars
providing the conveniences cf a standard
Pullman at half the cost.
Choice of Routes
Southern, via El Paso, the route of lowest al
titudes; Scenfc, through Colorado and Salt
Lake City. A delightful journey either way.
"Across the Continent im. a Toariet Sleeping Car" tells
shout the trip. It free. iend lor it toaay.
F. H. Pfumrrtr, C. P. Agt,
1829 Second Avenue, Rock Island.
S. F. Boyd, DJv. Pas. Agt.. Davenpwt
7:30 p. m.
Grace English Lutheran, corner Forty-fourth
street and Seventh avenue.
Rev. Ira O. Not ostein, pastor. Sunday
I school at 9:15 a. m. Morning service
Sat 10:45. Subject, '"Christ Making the
i Dumb to Speak and the Deaf to Hear."
! Luther league meeting at 6:45. Topic,
' Charity In the Early Church." Even
ing service at 7:45. Theme,
Scarlet Cord In the Window."
First Swedish Lutheran, corner Four-
j t-3tnth street aud Fourth avenuet Rev.
i S. G. Jlagglund, pastor. Services at
j 10:45 a. m. and 7:45 p. m.
German Lutheran, corner Twentieth
street and Fifth avenue. Rev. Ph. Wil
bdm, pastor. Services at 10 a. m.
Regular meeting in th afternoon at
Memorial Christian, corner Third
avenue and Fifteenth street. Rev. E.
T. McFarland, pastor. Graded bible
school at 9:3Qa. m. Junior Christian
Endeavor at 2:30 f. m. and Senior
and Intermediate Christian Endeavor
at 6:30 p. m. Services at 10:45 a. m.
jand 7:30 p. m.
J Second Christian, corner Sixth street
! and Thirteenth avenue. Sunday
school at 9:15 a. m.. Kojs B. Rich
tart, superintendent. Services at
Third Christian, Fourteenth avenue
and Thirty-ninth street. Sunday
school at 9:30 a. m.. Dr. J. H. Nich
ola, superintendent. Bible school at
9:30 ax m. Services at 7:30 p. m.
Central Presbyterian, corner of
Twelfth street and Eleventh avenue.
Rev. Marion Humphreys, pastor. Sun
day school session, 9:30 a. m. Preaching
services at 10:45 a. m. R. C. Smedley
of the Y. M. C. A. of Rock Island will
preach. The Young People's society
of Christian Endeavor will bold Its
regular meeting at 7. .In tiis evening
there wi:i be no preaching services
at fc. The pastor wiirpreach the fol
lowing Sunday, Sept. 10.
Aiken street chapel. Aiken street,'
South Rock Island. Sunday school at 1
2:29 v. no. J. IL Cleiaad. superintend-
First Church of Christ, Scientist, j
829 Twenty-tnird street. Services i
Sunday at 10:45 a. m. Subject
of the morning service, "Man." j
Sunday school following morning ser-1
vice. Wednesday evening testimon- '
ial service at 7:45. Reading rooms;
in the church open daily except Sun- j .
day from 2 to 4 p. m. The public is j has always been deeply interested in
cordially invited to all services. j aeroplanes and went to Chicago be-
i cause of the excellent facilities for ob-
cnurcn or Jesus onrisi, racier .,;..;., morature nn favrit. h,.H.
Capital $200,000.00 Surplus $100,000.00
PHIL MITCHELL, President. I. S. WHITE. Vice President.
K. T. ANDERSON. Cashier. C F. CHAXXON, Assistant Cahjer.
COURTEOUS ATlNTION. TO ALL.
Day Saints (Utah Mormons), I. O.
O. F. hall in London building. Sun
day school at 2 p. m. Preaching
service at 3:16 p. m. John Frank,
terian church. Rev. W. G. Oglevee, ! The Spiritualists will worship San
pastor. Bible school 2:30 p. m.; S. D. ! day evening at S o'clock at 312 Fifth
Cleland, superintendent. Young Peo- j street, Rock Island. Lecture and mes
ple's meeting 6.45 p. m.; Mrs. Goldte j sages by the minister. Everyone ln
Moore, leader. Evening service 7:30. ' vited.
Sermon by Rev. W. G. Oglevee. Sub- j
ject, "What the Church Owes the La-j
boring Man." j
United Presbyterian, Third avenue
and 'Fourteenth street. Rev. J. L.
"The; Vance, pastor. Bible school at 9:30 a.
! m. Morning service at 10:45. Young
People's meeting at 6:45. Evening ser
vice at 7:30.
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.
Epworth league at 6:45 p. m.
Spencer Memorial Methodist, corner
Forty-third street and Seventh avenue.
Rev. F. E. Shult, pastor. Sunday
school 9:30 a. m. Morning worship
10:45. Sermon subject, "Spiritual In
voicing." Epworth league 6:30. Even
ing services 7:30. Sermon subject,
"Success or Failure." This will be the
concluding services of this conference
year. A brief report of the year's
work will be given in the inornlcg.
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 1:30 p. m.
Free Metbrodist, 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. 8. 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 6:20 p. m. Services at 10:45
a m. Topic: "Conditions of Christian
Growth." Evening service 7:30. Top
ic, "Enlarged Privileges for Modern
Second Baptist, corner Tenth street
and Sixth avenue. Rev. J. K. Swain,
LOCAL YOUTH TO
Arthur R. Burt Goes Into Part
nership With Two Exper
NOW BUILDING A PLANE
Have Engagements for Flights 1 le
gion ing Ropt. 15. First One
Is at Louisville.
Following his course in aviation at
Chicago as related in The Argus a
week or more ago, Arthur R. Burt, the
22 year old son of Mr. and Mrs. S. C.
Purt of this city has cast bis lot with
two birdmen and the trio are now con.
structing an areoplane at that place.
The plane will be completed by Sep
tember 10 and an engagement has al
ready been made for a night at Louis
ville, Ky., on Sept. 15 and negotiations
are now pending for a week's engage
ment at the meet to be held in St.
Louis from Sept. 29 to Oct. 4, which
is to be given by the St. Louis Aero
club. A business representative is
touring the country making engage
ments end Burt and his companions
expect to make flights as 'far west as
PARTNERS ARE EXPERIENCED.
Burt's partners are J. Urban who
has been with the Curtlss people for
the past five years and B. Shoenburg
who has been with ths Molaant people
In France for the past three years.
Bart has been In Chicago studying
aviation for the i ist four months. He
by. He also wished to view the fllehts
at Grant park and pick up what point-
lers he could. Burt met Urban and
Shoenburg about five weeks ago.
COXSTRICTING A PLANE.
The three partners are now- con
structing au aeroplane In their work
shop located at 1S29 Belmont avenue.
The machine is of the Curtiss bl plane
type and is the latest improved model.
It is driven by a Robert six-cylinder,
60 horse power engine and when com
pleted will be capable of a speed ap
proximating 50 or 60 miles an hour. It
has a box-kite elevator and measures
28 feet over all. The prospects for
Burt point towards a brilliant future,
aa he is hitched up with two old heads
who are at the top of their profession,
and friends of the boy in this city will
be pleased to learn of bis good fortune.
chine was completely Incinerated. An
explosion of thf? fuel tank is believed
to have been tho cause.
AU 1KT ANOTIIKH.
NangiH, France, Sept. 2. Captain
i Drouniine of the French army fell with
his monoplane and was Instantly kill
TAUNTS SEND HIM TO DEATH
(Continued from Pas: On.)
Harriet Qulmby, who was the first
American woman to get an aviator
pilot's license, made a remarkably
fast flight Friday afternoon In her all
American made monoplane of the
Moissant type, when she flew for Ave
miles at a mile a minute clip.
A 11.1.1014 ACCIDEXT.
Bloomington, 111. Sept. 2. Harry
Pers, aviator, while making an exhi
bition flight at El Paao fair, fell 75
feet with his machine and narrowly
escaped death. An arm and collar
bone were broken and he was brought
to a hospital here. He was to have
made two flights here Sunday and
FALLS FROM BIPLANE.
Utica, N. Y., Sept. 2. G. C. Hub
bard of New York, who has been fly
ing a Curtlss biplane at the Chenango
county fair in Norwich, lost his seat
while trying to make a landing yes
terday afternoon and fell to earth
from a 35-foot elevation. He was
badly hurt, but probably will re
cover. The plane soared on for a
short distance and then plunged to
earth. It was badly damaged.
ALSO IX PRANCE.
Troyes, France, Sept. 2. Lieutenant
Degraily of the 8th cuirassiers, while
making an aeroplane flight today,
burned to death in midair. The ma-
More Improvements at the Harper.
Manager Carl Mueller of Uie New
Harper is remodeling the parlor ftooi
of the hostelry with a view to adding
two additional guests' parlors on that
floor. The new rooms are to be pro
vided with baths and other up-to-date
Your comi'Iexion as well as yo'jr
temper is rendered miserable by a
disordered liver. By taking Cham
berlain's stomach and liver tablets
you ran improve both. Sold by a'.l
W TTK A IT
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While this Is I !
not exactly CC2I J
weather stiu it es
COAL TIME if
you care to save
monev on votir
next winter's sup- j
Qfrazer coal co.r
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