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They Show Sagacity and Bravery
In Times of Danger.
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How Can We Arrange for a Spare Bed Room?
THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS, FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 1012.
Trc!t8 of hore character, as well as
tit human character, otherwise unno
ticed are brought oat In the stress of
war. Familiarity with flanker prob
ably hus It elect la roakiti? borues
fearless, as ljrnorance of danger doubt
less does. . II'-r.-K" are creature of
La bit, la battle as well as Id the occu
pation of peace, and this fact has
been the caoxe of many an exciting In
cident on the field of action. There
have been recorded many Interesting
Illustrations of the manner of ri.lerlesa
homes "under Cre" and when wound
ed. War horses when bit In battle trem
ble in eTery mnscle and groan deeply.
whli their eyes abow deep astonish
ment During the battle of Waterloo
soma of the horses as tbey lay upon
the ground, baring recorered from the
first effect of their wounds, fell to eat
ing grass about them, thus surround
ing themselves with a circle of !r
ground, the limited extent of wilch
showed their weakness.
Others were observed quietly graz
ing on the field between the two hos
tile lines, their riders having been shot
off their backs and the balls flying over
their headH. and the tumult behind, be
fore and around them caused no Inter
ruption to their feeding. It was also
observed that when a charge of car
airy went past near to any of the stray
homes already mentioned the latter
would set off. form themxelres In the
rear of their mounted companions and.
though without riders, gallop strenu
ously along with the rest, not stopping
or flinching when the fatal shock with
the enemy occurred.
The faculty of war horses of knew
Ing on which side they belong has
more than ouce made it awkward for
uu enemy who ventured to rapture one
and Kt upon his buck.
At the battle of K'.rk. 173. Major
McDonald, having unhorsed an Eng
lish oUicer. tixk poM-8slou of bis
mount, which was very beautiful, and
Immediately Jumped tipou Its back.
When the EnK'ixu cavalry fled the
horse rau away with its captor, not
withMtumllng all hW effort.' to rewtraia
It, nor did It top until it wns at the
hi-iid of the replment of wM' h appar
ently Its uiuMter uh rou.iannder. The
melnni holy und nt the name time lu
di'Tous Ctfure wM'-h Mrliunnid pre
M'lurd limy tie easily ciu.h ed.
llex'.iie the sa'H' lty of army borreit.
whii'h eniiblea theiu to rejio:ul to the
wirloii bucie calls mid t. ti k their
es lu the m :.' wheu ther riders
liMf been klll'-d. they tuny also be
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THE EYES OF THE WORLD
rre upon tLe man who pret-euta a neat
(; j erar.ie
To do ihi your cloties muat be
kept cloan and in "shave "
Our presKlc Is more than the word
Implies, (or ae cot only prose your
ml; bat re-bhapc it to lu or. (flail lines
ar.d by hr.J work ct'.y cn this be ac
All work we turn out will be en
tirely satisfactory or we will accept no
p: u:it;l It is
We si.e bpecal attention not only
lo Lu-n a but aUo ladlos' garments.
Call West 217 a-d we wUl glad!
:nll for and deliver your work
YE TOG SHOP
O. . BAKXE
Buy this um-n
$3.50 Cash and
Hero's the Answer
M o 99
Which Tranc's Offer
in Golden Oak
or Jumed Oak at . .
n 1 1 ... ... .. llln1l i i 1 mai m nfriimniiiin Hr--' rVt -1 IT 1 "t' f ' itin r1itiiliMXiirif i-liV-i i 1 -ir- -r- r -hi r ruin nm i nsMirifcM n
Th-j Magnitude gf Our Business Makes Such Values Possible
nncl it is our cenfidence in the fact that the people of the Tri-Cities are judges of values and will respond to newspaper announcements
that have the ring of honesty, which prompts us to buy in quantities sufficiently large to lower the market price. Tho concessions we re
ceive we readily pass on to you, our customers, thus putting this business, as it were, on a co-operative basis.
$?2. so Adds One Sleeping 'Room
to Your Horn?
Fin' not alone is tiie " Tiii-Motion" Davenport
u lieautil'u! piece of furniture, hoth in design
and proportion, wiii. h vill enhance the appear
ance of any room in which it is placed, but it
positively ives you a comfortable bed which
voi: need have no hesitancy in asking your dear
t .-t friend to ue.
"Beauty pf "Design
Always an iniortant feature where the buying
of yood furniture is concerned. We may hon-
tly say of this bed davenport that no hand
somer piece was ever offered at any price.
There is a reason it comes from the shops of
, the foremost davenport manufacturers of the
world, whose expert designers know just wb",
' is right and know just how to produce it.
Every piece is upholstered in Imperial Leather,
a fabric that is made expressly for the manufac
turers of this davenport, having the appearance
of leather, and guaranteed to wear better than
. many grades of the genuine article.
It Takes But s Seconds
The operation of converting this Davenport in
to a bed ready for occupancy requires absolutely
no physical exertion. A child ten years old can
do it with ease, and it requires but five sec
Not Merely a Set Springs
Inside a Davenport
lint a fully equipped iron bed which will hold
all neces.-ary beddim. pillows, etc. The spring,
which is made of a iion-destructihle metal fab
ric, is braced from beneath by c-il supports, thus
giving the same resiliency that you would lind
in using a regular bed with a liist class mat
tress and springs.
24 Hours Kof Service Daily
II should be important to the purchaser of a bed
davenport that he secure such a piece of furni
ture as will give practical service through the
entire day. Kight here the k Uni-Motion" ex
cels. For, during the day it is an inviting dav
enport, deep and comfortable, while at night if
is a first-class bed, thus giving iM hours of prac
tical service daily.
$3.50 cash and $1.A0 weekly. Giving you ex
actly seven months in which to liquidate your
bill, providing you arc satisfied in every way
with your purchase. It is our belief that a plain
f-tatemrnt like the above makes it easier fur you
to decide whether or not you wish to take ad
vantage of this offer.
A Credit Sys'cm for Your Service
Our sytsem of extending credit is the personifi
cation of simplicity, invoking no hardships
whatsoever, but it is so -arranged to make trad
ing in this store a real pleasure. Confidence be
gets Confidence, and upon that basis do we of
fer a credit system of the mutually agreeable
kind. Xo matter how small or how large youc
purchase, this service is at your disposal.
Tlvo Years of Absolute Test
It is the principle of this institution not to of
fer any piece of furniture which depends on a
mechanical device for operation until same has
been thoroughly tested. The " Tni-Motion"
Davenport has seen service in prominent ho
lds constantly for the last twenty-four months,
during which time these davenports have given
entire satisfaction. We are satisfied that a test
of this kind warrants us guaranteeing the dav
enport to give absolute satisfaction.
The frames, which are made of oak and birch,
are built by skilled mechanics in a workman
like manner. The glue blocks and joints are
carefully fitted, and you may have your choico
of three finishes mentioned above.
Returnable After Thirty Days
In conclusion, we wish to state that you may
buy this bed davenport with the distinct under
standing that if after .'JO days' trial in your
home you are dissatisfied for any reason what
soever, it mav be returned to us and your rnon
ev will be refunded that bounds fair, now