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THE ROCK ISLAXD ARGUS SATURDAY. JTJXE 22,
CONTRACT IS LET
Chicago Firm 13 Successful Bid
der, Its Figures Being
WHILE REPUBLICANS FIGHT AT CHICACO. LEADERS OF DEMOCRACY
QUIETLY GATHER AT BALTIMORE TO LAY PLANS FOR CAMPAIGN
NOTICE TO TH
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"C -XT-" ( y im .1.H.WIIM, nm.IJCT . .
TO IMPROVE THE SCHOOLS: M
lincoln P.uildinjt to Have AMM-mhlj- j
Knom Summer llciin Are
TVi a r,rTfTf1 fViA iTlBtft'fltinn rif
the central hatir.g plant for the Man-
ual Arts. hirh fhool and Lincoln '
buildings, was awarded to Iewis & '
Kitchen of Chicago at a meeting of ths '
board of d i';ition last nicht, at the
fgures submitted by them, $21,521.
Two other propcsale were received, Al
ii n, Mjers fc Co., I2':i., and Chan-,
r.on & Pufva, J24.M 2." '. As the pro j
petals from Lewis & Kitchen also
specified that th'lr fees as engineers
7- t .
-.t -vtact tJT 'iv. wo.-
were to be waived In the ev nt of the
contract belnc awarded to them, mpan-!
lnr further savlne rf over $1.00. the j
board, after full cr,rM Vration. award
ed that frm the contra' t. A res ilu'ion i
man alHO adnprnj that the board em- !
ploy Harr.r.'on r-rrv as lnenf rtor !
of the work, to have the same author
ity an the enc'.r.eer mentioned In the
ri.w m:v woiik.
The board f!.'n look u i h' matter
of further plantilnir for thi- depanm'-M-tal
Ti( w!.i'li in to b liiaua-ira'ed in
the seventh ; tid t.-ad of th-
I.iiioolti nchool It was lit-cidi'd th:it
a !-.. ! r- rri b j rov.d' d by
r ..; -i i ar':' iotih !t w -n tin-
two :o.tu roi-irih on the second floor
and ii, i I .in a other nci-t ,ary cbant;'
U. I!. Cl'avelar.d and Ailan Welch
were oprw.iitd a committee with au
thority to h'm that this work is prop
Front eat, left, James W. Rellty; second seat. L'rey Woodson (on right) and Robert Craln: back seat. Norman K.
Mac (On rluiit) and Edwin O. Wood.
Prominent Democrats from every section of the country are foregathering at Baltimore. While the
Republicans have been fighting madly at Chicago these leaders of the Democracy have been quietly laying
plans for a harmonious convention. Borne of the leaders seen In the accompanying photograph are Urey
Woodson, of Kentucky, secretary o? the Democratic national committee: Norman E. Mack, of New Tork.
chairman of the committee, ai.d Edwin O. Wocd, of Detroit, national committeeman from Michigan. Robert
Craln is cl.uiri.ian of the Baltimore committee.
in first class condition at the opening
of the fall term. This work will b
GAVE THE WRONG ANSWER.
And Yet Hi Stenographer Had Only
"Say." Inquired a prominent lawyer
of several couipnniona tbe other day,
"do you know that the training of ste
nof.Tapliera Is one of tbe professional
man's most tedious tasks? Why. you
no more tluin jret them acquainted with
the way to bundle your clients than
they make trouble for you by giving ;
your wife the wrong answer.
Cjou entering my office a few days
Bits of Scripture
And God spake unto Noah, and to
his eons with bun, saying:
And I, behold, I establish my cov-
Monday members of the hoard of aco I beard my new steno the other ! enant uilh ou- and witn our seed
eflui atioii nml e their annual in-
rpectlori triji of the various city t-ehtiol
bcii'l:in-H. wi'ti a view to ascertaining
v hat repairs ari1 neefled on the vuno i-
bulld:riKs. Thin work is done every
summer io order to have everything
one left to pet married say: 'No, he
baa not been to the office yet this uiorn
inii I learr...-I she bad been talking to
a person I bad an appointment with at
0 a. m. and I bad neglected to reach
tbe office until 0:15 o'clock.
Always leu lueu t unte jusi
And with every living creature that
is with you, of the fowl, of the cattle,
and of the beast of the earth with you;
from all that o out of the ark, to
every beast of the earth.
And I will establish my covenant
j't 10:45 a. m. and 7:30 p. m.
i Broadway Presbyterian, corner of
! Twenty-third street and Seventh ave
I nue. Rev. V. S. Marquis, pastor; re?,
j W. G. Oglevee. assistant, Bible school
at 9:15 a. m. Young People's associa
tion at 6:30 p. m. Services at 10:45 a. 1
m. and 7:45 p. tu.
South Park Presbyterian, corner 01
Thirtieth street and Fifteenth avenue,
In connection with Broadway Presby
terian church. Rev. V. G. Oglevee,
pastor. Bible Bihool 2:30 p. m.; S. D.
Cleland, superintendent. Young Peo
ple's society at 6:45 p. m. Evening
bervice at 7:30 p. m.
FOR PEOPLE WHO
HAVE TO EAT
stepped out.- I told her. 'Never again With you; neither shall all flesh be cut j Aiken Street chapel, Aiken 6treet,
let them know I failed to reach the of- .off any more by the waters of a Hood; j South Rock Island. Sunday school at
th-e on time.' ' ntit hi r shall there any more be a! 2:30 p.m. J. II. Cleland. superintend-
1 "Tbe other night I found tny wife j flood to destroy the earth. i tnt emeritus. J. M. Bond, superip-
peeved when I reached home. 'You And God said. This is the token of tendent.
have deceived me.' she said. 'Yon told
If you rut you iced "hlcestit.
me you were going to be out of the city
Jast nlgbt aud that your train home
-would not reach Kansas City until 10
o'clock this morning. A few minutes
I( after train time I called the office, and
Ids diction, prevents distress aft. r hen I aked your stenographer If you
eatlnx, stops pus format Ion, relieves -,iere there she said. "Oh. yes; be was
Indication Instantly and cures dis- her8 t ,Ue USIla) tlme thl moming.
lpia. Brown' Diiestit Is a little tut Just stepped out." '
tablet eafy to swallow and absolutely "And, believe me." added the lawyer
IlfirltlU-t.it. IT liHrt relleterl II.OUM:Lrins I i t ...
'. . . .. . . . V " xvw 'uvo. uau wie uu , which is between me and ou and
"' r- ."m. convincing my wiie mat i reany uau
wnrt a r ltu.li I vi t nunt It .!). I l-i . - . . r , .
j,... ,L ..v.. Deen out or tne city. rvausas uny s tn
per noose puariiiaey. 'Journal. J
and Fourteenth, street.
Rev. J. U
NEXT WEEK, beginning Monday, the
people will be treated to the Greatest
Genuine Bargain Feast ever held in
STOP and REFLECT think what it really
means to turn a large portion of this magnificent ag
gregation of merchandise into cash in a few short
days, and you will realize this great task can only be
accomplished by the most drastic measures.
The 6-Days Wind-Up of the
Great Price Paralyzing Sale
beginning Monday and ending next Saturday night,
Watch newspaper announcements and show
Business 50,000 People
Come to This Sale
the covenant which I make between
me and you and every living creature
'hat is w ith jou, for perpetual genera-, Vance, pastor. Bible school at 9:30
ti,;ns: a. rn. Services at 10:45 a. m. and
I do set my how in the cloud, and 7.4f p. m. Young People's meeting God."
It shall be for a token of a coveuaut at 6:45 p. rn.
between me and the earth.
First Methodist, corner Fifth ave
nue and Nineteenth afreet, Rev. T,
And It shall come to pass, when I
1 ring a cloud over the earth, that the :
bow shall be seen in the cloud: !
And I will remember my covenant, !
Others to Better Lives."
Edgewood Baptist, corner Forty
fourth street and Fifth avetiiie. Rev. J.
M. I.loyd. D. D.. pastor. Bible school
E. j at 9:30; Joseph Willmer, superintend-
Drunkenness and Its Cure"
The Ncal Treatment Destroys Craving and Leaves Di3taste
and Aversion for Liquor,
There nny be nuci-essf ul men who
are heavy drinker, yet they are suc
cewcful in spite of rai.'ier than by
reason of it.
I.biuor drinking and btiMness do
not K cil together; therefore, the
man w ui tries to mix ti e lu s,hoi:!d
top experimenting at once f r every
succcnnlve itidulfreiii e confirms the
habit and makes It harder to brtak.
The Ncal Drink Habit Treatment will
rcciorc to a normal condition the man
u iio cannot resist the appetite and
Newland, pastor. Sunday school atient. Services at 10:45 a. rn
9:30 a. in. Epworth league at 6:45 n. m.
every living creature of aU flesh; and p. m. Services at 10:45 a. m. and
waters shall no more become a!7:3't p. in. Subject of morning ser
if! fiod to destroy all flesh. ! mon, "A Holy Day vs. a Holiday." Ev-
And the bow shall he in the cloud; ! ening subject, "A Western Military
and I will look upon it, that I may re- Man."
member the everlasting covenant be-1 Spencer Memorial Methodist, corner
ween God and every living creature Forty-third street and Seventh avenue.
of all fieh that is upon the earth. i Rev. Charles Hawkins, pastor. Sunday
school at 9::i0 a. m. Services at 10:45
At the First Methodist church to- a. ni. and 7:45 p. in.
morrow morning Thomas Hawkes. I Way man African M. E. (colored), cor
who is visiting in the city will sing I ner Fifth-and-a-half avenue and Thlr
Itudley Buck's "My Redeemer and My , ,een,h street. w. jj Saunders, pastor.
Lord-' J Services at 11 a. m 12 rn., at 7 p. m.
and S p. m. Sunday school at 1:30
Trinity Episcopal chui ch, Nineteenth !
street and Sixth avenue. Rev. Gran- :
Swedish Baptist, corner Twenty-first
street and Fifth avenue. Sunday school
at 10:30 a. m. Services at 7:30 p. in.
Y. P. U. at 5 p. ni.. alternate Sundays.
Second Baptist, Tenth street and
tJixth avenue. Rev. A. Madison, pas
tor. Services at 11 a. m.. 3 p. m. and
7:30 p. m. Sunday school at 12:15.
Sacred Heart Roman Catholic
Twenty-eighth street and Fifth avenue)
Rev. J. F. IDckney, rector. Masses at
8:15 and 10:30. Catechism at 2 p. m
LIKE A PARADISE
Dr. Louis Ostrom Writes of At
lantic Islands Where He Is
it would be for the Rock Island man
who always 'objects to the pavements'
at this 'inopportune' time as usual."
Dr. and Mrs. Ostrom are greatly en
joying their stay in the islands.
PLACE FOR KICKERS, TOO
II iving Xo Modern Pavement, Tlicro
1m Never Need for Further
Pr. and Mrs. Ixmls Ostrom, at the
close of the National Medical assoeia-
rille H. Sherwood, recto.-. Services at
craving for li'iuor, in only three days' 7 : 3 a. m., 10:45 a. ni., and 7:30 p. m.
time and u it bout tne ue ot painiul
an. I .lanueroii. hypodermic injections.
Fit full information, call at the
Ne.'il inttitute, 821 Farnaci street,
Davenport, Iowa, or write or phone
for free literature regarding the
tieatu.ent. Phone 3S93 North.
Sunday school at 9:30 a. in.
p. ni. ' j
German Methodist, cori-er Four- j
ttenth street and Sixth avenue Rev. i
ThenphiluB Kies pastor. Sunday school !
at 1 : 15 a. m. Services at 10:45 a. ni.
and 7:30 p. ra.
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. ra
Vespers and benediction at 3 d. m.. ev-1 tion meet jug in Atlantic City, X. I..
. .. - M
Zion Swedish Lutheran, Forty-fifth
street and Seventh avenue. Rev. N. J.
Forsberg, pastor. Sunday school at
S:30 a. la. Services at 10:45 a. m. and 1 ..vw-.-,.
7:i P" m' ., . ""First Baptist
oeiiiian r.vangeucai. rintn street,
uetween r inn ana oixtn avenues, nev ,.,( ci .t c-M in
' a. - i u t uui.uu; ov. xa wa u v v . w . au
corner Third avenue
and Fifteenth street. Rev. H. W. Reed,
ery Sunday and holy day.
St. Mary's Roman Catholic, corner
of Fourtn avenue and Twenty-second
street. Father Adolph Geyer. pastor.
Mass at 8 and 10:30 a. m. .
St. Jopepli'a Roman Catholic, cor
ner Second avenue and Fourteenth
street. Dean J. J. Quinn, rector;
Rev. William P. Cleary, assistant.
Masses at 7, 8, 9 and 10 a. m.
which they attended, went to the Ber
muda islands, where they are now
sojourning. In Bermuda Dr. Ostrom
seems to have found a place that
measures np to his ideal as in a note
to The Argus he calls it a "paradise
on earth." He seems, too, to have
found there the solution of city pave
ments which is simple, because, as be
fcays, in ihose beautiful islands they
Notice is hereby given that an elec
tion will be held on Tuesday, the
25th day of June, A. D., 1912, in the
city of Rock lbland. 111., for the pur
pose of electing one member of the
board of education of Rock Island
The polling place for said election
will be at .Normoyle's livery barn,
1912 Third avenue", from 8 o'clock
a. m., until 7 o'clock p. m.
The judges and clerks of election
residing in the Eighth precinct will
be the Judges and clerks for this elec
tion. Dated at Rock Island. Ill- June 17,
1912. II. M. SC'HRIVER,
Chamberlain's Cough Remedy Is sold
on a guarantee that If you are not sat
isfied after using two-thirds of a bottle
according to directions, your money
will be refunded. It ! up to you to
.ry. Sold by all druggists.
What Would You Do
there were r.o batik In this crr.niuni'y ? IV) you think it would be
a veiy tiiMral 1c p'.aie to do bu?:n? ii: un lir ..ch circu:i:siauixs?
You know It ruiJ not. fcut do you realize how helpful the bank
can be to ou per( r.ully in yo .i fir.an i.il n.a:urg? So tar, have you
been uyu.fc to t along witho.it llie bank?
If r don't do It a.-.y longer. 1 ;:1 c.-t into the prcp-r relation with
thin reliwb'.e ar.d ttfni. nt ir.-t:'.t'.. u. to ! r:v the utr.ebt b- nof;t from
It np-to-eiate l.ar.ls'.:.g L.i.l.:.e .id the j t'.i: c e nt and prompt service
which we are able to give, ana taL tually do fin- to a-l our customers.
Safe dcpcf.it boxes fir r at.
4 Interest on Savings
STATE BANK OF ROCK ISLAND
Second Avenue and Seventeenth Street.
F J. Rolf, pastor. Sunday school at
j 9:15 a. ra. Services at 10:30 a. m. and
j 7:30 p. m.
Grace English Lutheran, corner
Seventh avenue and Forty-fourth
! sireet. Rev. Ira O. Nothstein, pastor.
Sunday school at 9:15 a. m. Morning
j service at 10:45. Subject of sermon,
j "Jesus, the Friend of Sinners." Luther
league devotional service at 7 p. m.
Topic, "Reputation and Character."
First Swedish Lu:heran, corner Four- j n -kM
tenth street and Fourth avenue. Rev. j Udy III COOdWatCr DCSCriCCS nCF
a. G. Hagglund, pastor. Services at ! Itfctrtssing EXDEfienCe nd
1 ii l a ti a. .1 " t ; c
-- V. U..
Oeruian Lutheran, corner Twentieth '
street aid FIT. a avenue. Rev. Ph. Wil- I
hcim, pator. German services at 10 j
a. in. English services at 7:20 p. m.
have no pavements. The inhabitants
St. Paul's Belgium Catholic. Twenty- do not worry ahout ,)avillK Btre, t
fourth street and Eiglith and a-half ave. j ,f)r whpn tnPJ. R(,t Vf,ry b;1., th(,y rf..
i nue Rev J W. Smiers. nastor. Mass : .i u i. i .
- -- ' - . i .1 . i ir .ii.i inn ii i ii i in i r nn ii i n.
B. Y. p. U. at 6:30 p. m. Services at
10:45 a. m. and 7:30 p. m. Morning!
1 subject, "An Ever-Increasing Love for ',
Te!!$ How She Was
at 9 a. m.
First C hurch or Christ, Scientist, 829
Twenty-third 6treet. Services Sunday
at 10:45 a. m. Subject of morning j
service, "Is the Vniverse, Including j
Man, Evolved by Atomic Force?" I
Sunday school following morn-j
ing service at 11:45. Reading!
rooms at 312 People's National
bank building, open daily except Sun
day from 2 to 5 p. m.
U EST END SETTLEMENT
West End Sunday school, 700
Fifth street. Sunday school at 2:30
p. m. lrayer meeting Wednesday
evening at 7:30. W. B. Barker,
PI.AI K FOIl OH.) F.I TOM.
And be adds, "What a glorious place
NioDiiich 'I rnablca ltlhlii4
I) in I arc ot It I. -,miwl 1 1'K.' ii.
an ubiituto. A. S. OLMSTED. L Rcy. N.Y,
DU.rdmi .n.i Driller
Wortriii. Tb- r Break up t olil.
j CHRISTIAN !
Memorial Christian, corner Third
, ..venue and Fifteenth street. Rev. E.
T. McFarland pastor. Sunday school
at ..3u a. m. Senior and Intermedi-
Goodwattr, Mo. "Ever since I was
t little girl," says Mrs. Riley Laramore,
"I was a great sufferer from dyspepsia.
1 sunerea misery .uicr caung, u uau CflUn;n of JeBU, Christ. Latter
terrible heartburn. t rjay Saints (L'tah Mormons). I. O.
I thought I had to suffer this way as 0 F nali Jn London building. Sun-
I ATTEK IAY SAINTS
Church of Jesus Christ,
ate Christian Endeavor at Co'; p. m. j long as 1 lived, bat when I began to take flaT school at 2 p. m. Preaching
Services at 10:45 a. m. and 7:45 Thedford's Black-Draught, ia small ieiru at 3:15 p., m. John Frank,
p. m. ; aoses, every nigni, me neiuiDurn was an . presiuing eiuer.
Second Christian, corner Sixth street ; gone in a few days, and I could eal
and Thirteenth avenue, but day school , without distress.
at 9:15 a. m.; George Hull, super- I took two small packages in all, and
Quick Relief for Rheumatism.
George W. Koocs, Law ton. Mich.,
Detcbon's Relief for
Fans! Fans!! Fans!!!
iMenitnt Services at 10:15 a. m. uum enm tim a-m th ' sart: Dr.
Tbird Christian, Fourteenth avenue dyspepsia has net returned. Rheumatism has given my wife won-
nd Thirty-ninth street. Sunday sen no l tvw. derful benefit tor rheumatiam. She
av r Q OA A . I-. T II VUhnl , . a. I
', intendent. Bible school at 9:30 a. m
: Services at 7 p. 01.
CitaJ $ 00. OOO.OO
I'lIIL MITCHELL. Trident.
1 b. Will IE, Vice l'mtdcnu C.
K. T. ANDERSON, CawfUer.
CUAXNON, AUtaiat Catucr.
r r- ail- - nr.r.A aV-fff 4 'I hi aA f frA ' si
I i. m. b-"- , , , ,,,, w.r.rf .i tr, Kc !
: Etck-Draught whenever I have the p-- fted ,or two Sne began tne ;
j portun'.ty. I nge ot ,be fmj improved rap- i
j It eating causes flistress, we urge you idlv Cn Monday she could not move
.to try Thedford's Black-Draught II ana'on Wednesday she got up. dressed :
comer of I cleanses Hie system, helps the stomach to j herself and walked out for breakfast" !
Fourteenth street and Tenth avenue, j digest its food, regulates the bowels, and j Sold by Otto Grotjan. 1501 Second ave
Rev. Marion Humphreys. pastor. Stimulates the liver. ! nne, Rock Island; Gust SchJegel &
Sunday school at 9:15 a. m. Chris-j It acts gentiy and is without bad after Son. 220 West Second atrect, Davtn-:
juan Endeavor at 6:30 p. m. Service eScUa. Try it. Price 25c Pn. 1
! PRFSI11-TI.-IJI V
An electric fan is inexpensive costs less than 1 cent
an hour to use.
Don't wait until you are "sizzling" in July. May was
only a warning of how hot it will be this summer.
Call West 280.
Electric Construction & Machinery Co.
1622 Second Avenus