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THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS
SATURDAY, AUGUST 3. 1012.
BARGES OF SALT 1
ARRIVE BY CANAL
The steamer Peerless with four'
barges of salt from the Morton Salt'
company of Chicago arrived in the lo-i
eal harbor early this morning and at
9:15 tied tip on the Iowa aide Jnst east
of the bridge where the company's
docks and unloading devices have been '
Installed. A large force of men wa ,
Immediately put to work unloading the 1
salt Into waiting cars.
The Peerless la an ordinary lake tug I
boat of the type seen on Lake Mlchi-i
gan, and Is about 75 feet long. The
trip was made to Rock Island via the
I. &. M. canal, the Illinois river and
the Hennepin canal. The boat will '
make the return Jonrney immediately
and this traffic promises to be very
heavy In the future, !
Hock Island, ill. i lUck Uiand. 111. 1 Rock iaiand. Illinois. I Reck island. 111.
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t Furnit ire
Buy a home of Reldy Bros.
For express, call William Tref. ,
Trl-Clty Towel Supply company. j
Kerler Rug company for vacuum 1
cleaning and rvig-maJtinI.
T a nr n Tr r r m Vi m r T m A mwiA - A- I
paired at Fiebig'a. 1619 Third ave
nue. Our B. B. serge at $33 Is the bet
value ever offered. J. B. Zlinmer's
Genuine Pbliadelphlan lawnmowers
for sale at Chanes Fit big, 161 Third
Six per cent farm mortgages. Lit- j
ten & Roberta, People's NaUori hank ,
Milan artesian water, approved by I
Uty and stale, delivered dally.
Phone West 1770.
Charles Fross formerly located at
.".;i Sixth avenue has moved to 6'J3 j
Twenty-fourth street, i
C. A. Speldel's drug store, the
store of quality. Qality In drugs
founts (ir everything.
Coal, coal, cjuI. Tue Rock Island
Fuel company will deliver to you all
the best grades of hard and soft coal, i
StrecUer & Lewis, wholesale and re
tail agents fcr aiiltas the washable I
wall covering for kitchen and bath
Ii.orrB. Sewing machines repaired and war-
Su;plies for all
Here's the same conch yon have
paid $3.50 and $4.00 for, but by
buying in immense quantities we
have hammered the C AQ
price down to only .rO
THIS DINING TABLE
IRON BED SPRING $2.80
And Being a McCabe Sale These August Reductions Are Genuine and Most Generous.
They Affect Every Article With One or Two Exceptions Cn the
Entire Big Third Floor.
This semi-annual bargain event whose money saving opportunities tar ex
ceed all other similar sales, has grown to be of vital importance from an
economic standpoint to the residents of tne Tri-Cities and vicinity. Just
twice each year are you at liberty to select practically any article of Furniture
and Carpets and pay from 10 to 50 less than the regular prices. So well es
tablished has this August Sale become that further comment onourpart seems
scarcely necessary. You know the exceptional values awaiting you.
Come and take advantage of the savings.
One of the most extraordinary
values we have ever offered. A
big massive solid oak table in
either golden or early English fin
ish. Worth at least $15.00 in any
store. August sale
$14.00 LARGE COUCH
Carpe!,Rugs, Linoleum, Mattings f Attractive Prices
In this sale we include our entire stock of Floor Coverings. New, desirable patterns, fresh from
the mills, make an assortment of beautiful, high grade merchandise. You can make your selections
now, pay a deposit and we will hold the goods any reasonable time until wanted.
High Grade Axminsters at
Royal Wilton Rugs Special
Size 9x12, Special $30.50
A mill clean up of drop patterns, bring these
high grada rugs to you at below mill cost. The
patterns and colors are of the bBt. with a
arlng of about J10.OO i rug,
ranted for one year,
inai nines. Fieb.y,
Ward & Mc.Mabon will give you ;
estimates on your plumbing, steam (
and hot water beating that will sa?e i
you money. i
llartlett Uros.' teas. onee, apices, .
extracts ana balling powders have n
equal. One thousand people are or- 1
derlog from ua daily. Follow the
A fireproof safe In the bouse or store ;
Is a necessity. We have tnem from '
12 up. Fiebio, locksmitin, 1619
Call for the Firth avenue union
made 'iKa.ru' te at Kulpu btanton s
Club Smoker, jSiuctovnih street and
Ierch & Greve, wall paper and
rain store, will help you select any ,
of the lbli' designs in wall paper for
your bouie. 2uui Fourth avenue.
Diiiisiuoiw and O Count II fuiuke
hoiiHt' and billiard parlors, corner of
Twentieth street ana Kounn ave
nue. F.very brund of j;ood clears and
all kinds of bUioUem' suppllec.
Soudors Luunderlng company at
S01-DU3 Twelfth street. This laundry .
la equipped uith the very latest mod
em machinery, turuing out work that
In not vurpased by any lauudry in
Uuei.tr Lumber company will en
able you to build a Cue house or barn
cut of the cLouest select lumber and
)ou will be surprised and yet pleas
ed to leaiu lUe low prices they are.
The Hobton Shoe company shoe
store will pleabe and sutlsfy your
wants In reliable tp-to-dte foot
(r, giving you solid comfort and
long near. You will tell your
Kaifi aud I!')harc!t clsar store still ;
takr the lad. Must lib-ia.ly patron
UeU. KvertUing In tobaccos, cigars 1
and stuohers' fcuppiies. Mac U never
tetter haW.-Utd tbun when stuuk.ns
tht Ir c'.ioii e brand.
T. S. U Hara. Dour and feed store.
Is having a big trbuu on stock and
poultry food. Dr. llei-s' stock food
for horbes. rattle. hofcs, sbeep and
all kinds of poultry. It makes the
hens lay every day.
The. Kock Island I.aa.ter and Man-'
tfai'turlug compan), lumber and
building material for all purposes,
houses, tarns, aranarles. We will
give you an opportunity to save a bla
per cent. Let us be of service to
Pbll. 8. WUcher. the leading tin
tnd sheet metal worker. It will pay ,
you to leaiu about the Weir furnace.,
It has the reputation of giving you
the greatest heat and consumes
about one-half lens coaL
E. E. Lamp, plumbing, steam aad
hot water beating, gas fitting. His
efficient knowledge of the business
Justly entitles him to your patronage.
His shop has all modern equipments. I
Another snap Is this full sized
couch. Has solid oak frame with
best steel coil eonst ruction and
Chase leather covering Its a
GENUINE LEATHER SEAT
$30.00 Wilton Veiver Rugs
Size 9x12, Special $20.50
TheFe are firm, rloseiywoven, all wool Wil
ton Velvet rugs, in beautiful shades of tans,
greens and .browns.
They're made to withstand hard wear, with
heavy hsr-k and are ppecialiy priced for the
Seamless Velvet Rugs
Size Sxl2, Special $14.95
A one piece Velvet rug at this low price is
tuotft unusual. We have them, however, and
will sell the lot, about 14 rugs in all, in the
August sale, at this lowprire.
These rugs usually bring $25.00. (1 a reL
Note the low price LHf.VD
Handsome assortment of these high pile rugs
in the soft Oriental and Floral patterns. Many
new soft tones with artistic borders.
27x54, value $2.50, Aug. price 5jl-9S
36x72, rait? $4.50, Aug. price $3-98
6-9x!. ralue $15.00. Aug. price $13-35
S-3xl0-6, va'.'.te $25.00, Aug. price $19-85
Sxl2, value $30.00, Aug. price $24-75
11-3x12, ralue $37.50, Aug. price $32 OO
English Body Brussels Rugs
These rus are of exceptional quality, being
made of th finest wool. The dyes used are the
very best. Patterns and color combinations are
most desir -ile for living, rooms and dining rooms.
They are innle in three sizes, as follows:
6-9x3, $9.50 value, Aug. price $7-49
8-3x10-6. $15.00 ralue, Aug. price Sll 95
9x12, $25.00 ralue, Aug. price $17 95
Wool and Fibre Rugs
This season's showing of wool and fibre rugs
Is the largest and best we have ever made.
These ruga will outwear an ingrain or the
cheaper grades of Brussells.
An Ideal floor covering for the dining room
or bedroom, priced for the August Sale as fol
6x9 ( all Fibre, value $4.75,
6x9 Wool and Fibre, value $6.95,
9x12 Wool and Fibre, alue $10.50, fo rc
Aug. price J)O.Ol
The best medium priced spring on
the market: Wov en wire top sup-
ported with copper coils, steel rod
supporting sides. Well worth $4.00
In any store. CO OA
August sale price .s)aOU
THIS IRON BED $1.49
An example of the redactions the
August sale has secured for yoo
In the brass and Iron bed section.
Just a sample of the hundreds ef
other remarkable values.
$20.00 BOX SPRING $13.75
Mattings Now at Lowered
Including dorens of beautiful Japan patterns,
also the heavier China grades. All now at Au
gust Sale prices.
15c China Mattings, now 1 2f
20c China Mattings now 15C
42c China Mnttlugs. now 2S
32e China Mattings nw 21 C
30c Japan Mattings, now 25
45c Japan Mattings, now 39c
Linoleums For Less
4 yard Printed lnoleum 65o
2 yard Printed Linoleum 50c 55c
Inlaida at proportionally low prices.
Think of purchasing a high baric
quartered oak rocker steel seat
constructioncovered in genuine
leather at this unht-ard of prive.
We crp nio;.t fortunate to secure
this lot to
PULLMAN BED DAVEN
The gcr.uine Pullman bed daven
port with revolving seat opening
to a full sized comfortable bed.
Solid oak frame with black chase
leather covering. An ideal piece
answering tne purpose or hoth a
bed and a davenport.
Aupust sale price
$8.50 AH Felt Mattress, While 50
Here's really the finest value we have ever
offered In a strictly high grade all felt mat
tress. The felt is an exceedingly clean Fto k
and is incased in a blue art ticking with a
stitched roll edge. Will not mat or pack,
While the lot lasts.
$1.75 WOVEN WIRE COTS
Made of hardwood frames with
fine woven wire top. Folds very
compactly. Only 30
to go at
For the person who desires an ex
t'a luxurious bed spring we hare
secured 10 of these $20.00 valoe
$25.00 OAK DRESSER
A rare value Is this handsome
qunrtered and polished oak dresser
as illustrated. Others at corr-
spondinsly low prices. You will
want one when you see the quality
and theu note the prices.
Itee CIeirM Iriaa Won
Famous Kabo Corsets
Goodbye to These Wash Bags
What is left of our line of wash bags and you
will le surprised what petty onet are lelt we
have divided into 6 lots and ujarked much less
than former prices They are mostly white, a
few colors. ?oi:.e are of Irish crochet and
Macremp lace others are embroidered linen,
r-lqu etc., many sh-i.es with and without metal
2'c to 35c wnrh b.iss, now
bSc to 1'jc wbkIi bag, no
$1.45 to $1.75 wash bugs, now ..
$2.25 to $2.75 wash bags now..
$3.25 to $4.25 wash bags, now .
$5.00 to $0.75 wash bags, now-
First Cams, First Served.
A Qinitette of Remarkably Low
Prices for Wanted Cotton
These prices at the latter ead of August would
be considered low, but coollsh weather has left
us over-siocxed, so we shall end thete lots at rum
tcae prices now.
38c TO 58c WASH GOODS AT 19c
Hifh priced novelties ra exquisite coiorings, all
that Is left ot our better fabrics.
25c TO 38c WASH GOODS AT 15c
Ellk and taerooriied novelties, sheer printed
and woven materials, extensive assortment to
18c TO 25c VASH GOODS AT 12' 2c
Including maay corded and flain Englibh tissues
In many designs and colors.
12' tc TO 18c WASH GOODS AT 9c
Maoy sheer printed novelties, in the lot, also
faacy white w&istiaga.
It Cures Cholera Infaotum
It Cures Diarrhoea
It Curts Cbolern Morbus
It Cures Dysentery
Wakefield's Blackberry Dal Sam Everything In blumbing suppllee.
Cures all looe bowel troubles in- Mu d conrectioaery
adults, children and tables. It saves t-c. the finest la the tri-citlea.
lives after other remedies fail. Sixty- Bread, cakes, pies, rookies and hot
six yours withoLt an equal; Zh cents, rollf They can't be beat. iloit
tiragiiil tv.rywher. jjeoile say they are superior to any
It's a woman s desire to look her
best she is not satisfied to look
commonplace and attractive she
should not be. No one article of
dress goes so far in making a
woman attractive and lovable as
the corset a fine figure, a youth
ful aprerance of the form, a grace
ful carriage, are all obtained by
wearing a properly fitted Kabo
An Indifferent or bad fitting cor
set will ruin the effect of the most
elaborate or elegant cobtuine.
To more thoroughly advertise
the merits of the wonderful form
correcting Kabo Corsets, we shall
offer on Monday and Tuesday next,
a list of attractions that will be
sure to Interest you. Note the
Kabo $3.00 corsets for ..-3195
The Great $3.50 Kabo corset ...
r $2 35
The Celebrated self reducing $3.00
Kabo Corset, any time for two
days for $2 18, only ... 218
The Celebrated Kabo $1.50 corset,
all day Monday and Tuesday, for
for just an even dollar.. S1O0
W. T. $1 00 Corsets, one hour each
day, 2 to 6 o'clock 550
Fancy 75c Corsets, one hour, 3 to
4 o'clock, each day, 25c, we re
erf nl Opportunities to "Psarse-
For An Hour Only on Mon
day, the 5th
At 8:30 A. M.
flood dress prints in mill remnants,
and light styles,
At 9:30 A. M.
10 yard lengths of 36 inch bleached
value, one to a customer,
At 10:30 A. M.
Good quality of shelf oil cloth, 100 bolts, all of
one pattern. -
at a yard J-C
At 2:30 P. M.
Children's black lace hose in pretty
patterns, these are ISc and 25c
value, a pair
At 3-30 P. M.
An odd lot of all kinds of belt buckles, 25c, 3oc
and 50c ones in the lot, p
At 4:30 P. M.
White wash belts of embroidered poplin with
round pearl buckles, 12 dozen p"
to sell for JC
A Lawn Dress For a Quarter
foday at 9:30 A. M. and 2:30
fresh new lot of dainty, printed
lawns in light and dark styles S
a pattern, at a
P. M., a
New Autumn Hats
What delights the senses of
fashionably dressed women mora
than the announcement of "New
Paris and London have spoken.
New York, Chicago and St. Loui3
have responded to the first cable
messages. The newest modes are
Phlpps, Hylands, Hollands and
the L. Z. models in trimmed pat
terns 'and untrimmed shapes are
now for you to see.
They come in Felts, Plushes,
Velvets, Velours, Beavers, Moires
and fancy materials.
Fashionable dressers like to get
In touch with the first and exclu
sive productions the original crea
tions of the great artists.
The line of new tips, plumes and
feathers combined with the ex
quisite new styles of fancy Ostrich
designs, enables us to reproduce
the smartest French modes at only
a fraction of Paris prices.
This season It Is mot-t import
ant that you should have full con
fidence in your milliner, as the
wide range of possibilities of se
curing brilliant result?, mediocre or
Indifferent success, depends more
than ever on the expert knowledge
and artistic, skill of 'he milliner.
For every face .every complex
ion and every type of woman, there
is a shape, a color scheme and a
Clearing Prices on All Wall Paper
T.r quality of bedroom wall paper, a roll 3
Sc quality of combination paper, many kinds, a
lCc quality of pretty parlor paper, a roll 8
(Styles of moire dotted and floral celling paper,
a roll 5
12 styles of 9 and IS inch borders, pretty de
signs, a roll 2
Choice of many fan'-y, high grade wall papers,
worth mii h more, a roll 2"ic and 15
Now why net have the house look clean and
new while prices are so small.
lot of room mouldings,
shelve, f pedal a foot
We make a specialty of framing picture to
order, 83 different mou. dings to select from, all
For 197 Women Customers
We Have 197 Pretty Wash
Dresses at 1.95
Fresh fr ;m a manufacturer who wished to
wind up hl sfi ;;ri a::d who was rather glad
to take a s rail i-rice for what was left of his
women's w,.ih cresses.
Please no u the pretty colorings in these sum
mer materlilH. many of mercerized cotton foul
ards In reproductions of imported silk foulards.
All low neo' and thort sleeves, prettily trimmer,
Karlier In Uj season von would pay $3.50 to
$4.75 for theHe. Monday's price
heme baking. Let them serve you. (cracked collars or ruffs. City Steam n els are sold by all first clana con
We are the leaders for ud to date 1 liindrv Rt.ii-! ir Pullman 4 17 i fe.ctioners and grocer. Call for
laundry w ork. Each shirt finished ! enteenth street.
by hand and put up in a carton in-j W. L. Gansert'a candy factory, j
surlcg work. Delivered to you in Rock Island's most important indue-i
' Ganserl's and get the purest and best.
M. R. Iglehaxt marbie and granite
works save yon the middleman's
good cond.tioa. We guarantee no i try. Chocolates, creams and caja- j profit. From 15 to 25 per cent saved
on every monument and all kinds of I to believe that there is anything
monumental work. Call at our shop i wrong with your eyes at all you
on Second avenue and see for your- j should have thence examined at once
fcmall charge for proper glasses. Con
Improving sight. That's what our j sulfation free at Fred Bleuer's, tfc
glasses are doing, y you have reason j eye e;.eciaiitst.