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THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS
TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 27,, 1012.
Mi?K Store for Women
Like the flowers in May, the new spring styles have blossomed forth to greet you at the
M. & k. a greater number of beautiful models than ever before assembled in the tri-cities,
choicest creations of the East, imbued with the all-pervading spirit of springtime grace. Fit
tingly, indeed, do we signalize our second spring season with these lovely displays of
We have much pleasure in announcing that Miss Hilda Nelson, well known in
the tri-cities as the most expert dressmaker, will direct the M. & K. fitting
rooms. We feel sure that the improved service in our alteration department
will meet with favor on the part of our patrons and add much to the increas
ing popularity of the M. & K. -store for women.
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We bring to the tri-cities the largest and most ele
gant showing of the new spring styles pride of the best
makers, the newest fashions fully represented in model
after model carried out with highest skill, sounding ev
ery distinctive tailored note of the season. Pictured here
are a number of the stunning styles we are showing in
the new two-toned whipcords, serges and other materials
in the season's fashionable shades at $15 to $59.50. We
call special attention to the widely "varied lines of wo
men's suits and to the models specialy designed for
misses' and juniors ; also to the unusual values we are of
fering at $19.95, $16.50 and
See the women's tailored suits; and
the dashing and daring suits for
misses and juniors. New York is wild
about them. Prices range SIS to $59.50
Hours could be spent in studying 'the new styles the
spring suits are showing the smart cutaway coats,
the many new ideas brought out in the . shape of the col
lars, the new materials, including elegant English whip
cords, serges, imported suitings, mannish worsteds and
diagonals in fashionable grays, soft tans, dark rich
browns, Copenhagen blue and navy but of the new
things we might talk for hours. Come and enjoy them.
We have models for women of every type and specially
designed styles for misses and juniors, ranging in price
from $15 to $59.50. We emphasize with special stress
the truly unusual showing and unusual values at
The new white suits in distinguished
individual styles are a story separate
and distinct. And we might add they
have never been more fashionable.
New spring coats
Every coat Is a study. Every coat has something to tell you in regard to new
materials and new styles. Our coat store is planned to be the most helpful in the tri
cities, one where you can get at a minute's notice any sort of coat you want. And
this new spring showing of women's, misses,' juniors' and children's coats shows
how fashionably, how thoroughly and how beautifully it meets every c'-nard of
style, utility and price.
The New Raincoats: We are showins the newe8t
styles in women's and misses' raincoats in the new gabardine
and imperial cloths. See them.
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TRock Island,! ll.