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THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS
TUESDAY, DECEMBER 10, 1912.
A Few Ideal
f i 1HE lady or gentleman who finds a task in choosing a beautiful, acceptable and at the same
i! time useful gift' for a lady friend or relative, need look no farther than the M. & K. ladies de
partment. You will find no baubles here, but good, useful, substantial articles, which will make
a sel -satisne ! giver and a delighted recipient, uur articles are all noted tor the reiiaDiiity ot
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style and the r durab lity, and so anything coming from the M.
and correctr ess.
& K. bears the mark of distinctiveness
Tempting display In
Crepe de Chine
Gowns, Slips, Petti
coats and Combina
tions, especially nice
for under party gowns,
packed one In a box.
Very attractive, priced
$6.95 to $10.50.
All suits in our immense
Block almost 300 in number
including many styles and
fabrics in popular Fall and Win.
$14.95 for $25.00 value. "
$18.00 for $29.50 value.
$19.95 for $35.00 value.
$22.50 for $39.50 value.
$25.00 for $45.00 value.
$27.50 for $49.50 value.
$35.00 for $55.00 value.
$39.50 for $60.00 value.
$45.00 for $70.00 value.
Annual importation from Ma
deira includes plain scalloped
ones at 50c to more elaborately
embroidered at $4.50 each.
Glove size handkerchief
same work, 50c.
Initial handkerchief, six in a
box, 75c per box.
Hand embroidered handker
chiefs case, 89c, $1.00, $1.25.
Knitted sleeveless vests
ery warm in gray and white
More closely knitted vests in
pray and tan, $2.50.
A complete line of Phoenix
mufflers in a large assortment
of colors, mercerized and wool,
50c to $1.50.
An English scarf, worsted
and silk, 75c to $1.50.
to Urn I T
coats in nat
pony, $50 to
Seasonable and dis
tinctive coats, good
looking and well made
v ery serviceable.
Fashionable and reli
Cheviot, Boucle and
Chinchilla coats, from
$9.95 to $50.
A handsome real
sealette plush coat
guaranteed satin lin
ing, inside pockets
and shields, beautiful
ly 'trimmed with silk
frogs and links, 62 and
64 Inch lengths, $25.
Phoenix silk hosiery
a complete line of
sizes, 75c and $1.00
per pair all colors.
McCallum silk ex
tra fine beautiful Qual
ity and many fashion
able shades, $1 00
$1.50 $2.00. '
Russian p ony
nral and black
Other fur coats up to $125.
Sets in Russian wolf, Siber
ian fox, Jap mink, real mink,
trmine and others, $7 9Q to
Collars in al desirable furs,
$3.95 to $100.
Muffs, pillow and' barrel
Rtyle, many kinds of furs, all
handsomely lined, $3.95 to
Children's sets priced from
$2.95 to $18.00.
Handsomely woven Austral
ian yarn sweaters both med
ium and heavy weight, made in
several greatly desired styles,
Norfolks predominating, close
fitting jersey style to college
style. Many with popular
"Ruff Neck" collar, which thor
oughly protects the throat.
Many colors, $2.95 to $8.95.
An excellent assortment of
knitted toques in several differ
ent weaves and styles, some
made to roll down over the
cars. All woven of hanSsome
Australian yarn in red, white,
blue, gray and brown and in
combinations of these colors,
59c to $1.50.
We have been, told
repeatedly that our
purses are the most
Individual In the tri
ckles. They are one
of a kind and too var
ied to describe. Some
with toilet fittings. A
large variety of the
muff purse, $1.00 to
Hard to Find
Especially for women of ad
anced years, consists of hand
embroidered net bow and col
l.i r with dainty lace, just the
touch for a refined woman's
neck, in individual boxes, 59c
Complete showing of Irish
crochet, Cluny and Bohemian
laces in collars and collar and
cuff sets, $305 t0 $16.50.
Hand embroidered yokes,
$1.25 to $1.75.
A wide variety of
models, in all popular
and seasonable shades
ready for all occa
sions. Serges from
$9.95 to $25.00.
Messalines, Crepe de
Aeollans and Taffetas,
$14.95 to $60.00.
Made in latest de
signs including popu
lar accordeou effects.
A very complete and
elaborate assortment of
evening gowns in Chepo
de Chine, plain Crepe
over silk, Brocaded
Chiffon and Velvet ef
fects from simple to
gowns, $14.95 to
Wrap3 of imported
mole plush, taupe and
black broadcloth, im
ported corduroy and
black satin at $39.50,
$50,00 and $58,00 uy
Imported silk, charmingly
flowered and figured after the
Japanese order, shirred and
empire effects, beautiful and
eighty useful, $2.95, $3.95
and $4.50 to $10.00.
A beautiful new line of ad
vance spring models consisting
cf silk shirts in various colors,
some with soft tailored collars,
ethers with Robespierre effects,
$4.95 to $6.50.
Charming Swiss embroider
ed lawn waist, buttoning down
front, scalloped edge, high soft
collar, long sleeve, $2.95.
Hand embroidered Crepe de
Chine waists, $12.50 to $15.
Initial waists in gift boxes,
"Comfy" slippers ia
purple and green,
Party slippers, all
light colored and black
satins and black and
white suede, $3.50
Novelty shoes of all
description, fancy and
plain,' $3.50 to $5.
best women's shoe
made, $3.50 to
M. & K. Special,
best shoe made at the
price, $2.50 and
HAS NOSE BROKEN
loaded" cigar wag the cause of
Harry Roberts. barber of this city,
suffering a broken nose and a black
eye last evening in a downtown sa
loon. Roberts tendered the "trick"
clgax to a friend In the saloon who
lighted It and was enjoying Ms Ha
vana flavor when the stogie exploded
tb a bang. After the friend had re
covered from bis fright he became
peeved and "swung:" on Roberta
breaking his nose.
city and g. C. Plummer of Chicago and
D;. E. M. Sala will make a report on
the Rockefeller institute and the re
cent Clinical Congress of Surgeons at
New York City.
Msdlcs Meet Tonight.
The Rock Island Medical society
ill meet at the New Harper house
tonight for the monthly session and :
an unusually Interesting program is
promised. There will be two ethical t
lectures by Drs. F. H. First of this
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A.d vartiscm enia.
Buy a home of Reldy Bros.
For express, call William Trefx,
Trt-City Towel Supply company.
Klostersilk embroidery outfits at the
Community silver for Christmas
gifts at the Mill store.
Have your pictures framed at Mc
Cabe's department store.
Kerler Rug company for vacuum
cleaning and rug-making.
See superfluous hair add on classi
fied page or Phone North 3136.
Our B. B. serge at $33 is the best
value ever offered. J. B. Zimmer's
Flash lights and electrical novel
ties. Charles Fieblg. 1619 Third
Dolls and mechanical toys of all
kinds at the Mill store, 300-302 Fourth
Six per cent farm mortgages. Litten
t Roberta, People's National bank
Milan artesian water, approved by
city and state, delivered daily. Phone
Remember tbat Ralph Staatoa has
everything to make your friends, who
Let the children visit our toy de
partment and get a glimpse of Christ
r.ias. The Mill store.
Coal, coal, coaL The Rock Island
Fuel company will deliver to you all
the best grades of hard and soft coat
11.60 box of flowers for $1 every
Saturday for cash at Hensley Floral1
store. Fourth avenue and Twentieth ;
Strecker &. Lewis, wholesale and re
tail agents for Sanitas, the washable
wall covering for kitchens and bath
Sewing machines repaired and war-1
ranted for one year. Supplies for all '
machines. Fieblg, locksmith, 1619 Third
A fireproof safe in the house or store
Is a necessity. We have them from
$12 up. Fiebig, locksmith, 1619 Third
Winter is coming, better get that
padlock and have your door keys
made. Charles Fiebig. 1619 Third
Ward & McMahon will give you
estimates on your plumbing, steam
and hot water heating that will save
Take her a box of Gansert's pre
ferred chocolates. You could not buy
hei anything else that would please
ter as well. At all dealers.
Dunsmore & O'Connell smoke house
and billiard parlors, corner of Twen
tieth street and Fourth avenue. Every
brand of good cigars and all kinds of
The Jolly Eight club will give a so
cial dance at Woodman hall in South
Rock Island tomorrow evening, to
which the public are invited. Music
by Schroeder's orchestra.
Autograph handkerchiefs, the latest
ti'ing, neatly embroidered with the
given names most in use. Put up in
neat box containing six handkerchiefs.
Price $1.40 per box. The Mill store.
Mueller Lumber company will en
able you to build a fine house or barn
out of the choicest select lumber and
you will be surprised and yet pleased
to learn the low prices they are mak
ing. Souders Laundering company at 01
503 Twelfth street. This laundry is
equipped with the very latest modern
machinery, turning out work that is
not surpassed by any laundry in the
T. S. O'Hara, flour and feed store,
is having a big trade on stock and
poultry food. Dr. Hess' stock food
for horses, cattle, hogs, sheep ana
ail kind sof poultry. It makes the
hens lay every day.
Kain & Reinhardt cigar store still
takes the lead. Most liberally patron
ized. Everything In tobacco, cigars
acd smokers' supplies. Man is never
better satisfied than when smoking
their choice brands.
The Rock Island Lumber and Manu
facturing company, lumber and build
ing material for all purposes, houses,
barns, gramuie. We will give ju an
opportunity to save a big per cent. Let
us be of service to you.
Math's battery and confectionery
store, the finest in the trie! ties.
Bread, cakes, pies, cookies and hot
rolls. They can't be beat. Most peo
ple say they are superior to any home
baking. Let them serve you.
M. R. Iglehart, marble and granite
works, save you the middleman's prof
its. From 15 to 25 per cent saved on
every monument and all kinds of mon
umental work. Call at our shop on
Second avenue and see for yourself.
E. E. Lamp, plumbing, steam and
hot water heating, gas fitting. His
efficient knowledge ot the business
Justly entitles him to your patronage.
His shop has all modern equipments.
Everything in plumbing supplies.
We are the leaders for up-to-date
laundry work. Each shirt finished
by hand and put up in a carton. Insur
ing work. Delivered to you in good
condition. We guarantee no cracked
collars or cuffs. City Steam laundry.
Reid & Bollman, 417 Seventeenth
Johnson's Wood Dye la not a mere
slain not simply a surface dressing.
It is a real, deep-seated dye, that goes
to the very heart of the wood and
stays there fixing a rich and perma
nent color. Johnson's Wood Dye is
made in 14 standard shades. For ;ale
by Lerch & Greve, 2002-2004 Fourth
There Is a great world of comfort to
the eyes in a perfectly fitted pair of
iaseg or spectacles. The leases should
be accurately adapted to your Individ
ual requirements and should be set In
frames or mountings that rest comfort
ably upon the nose. We give comfort
In the frames as well as in the lenses.
Fred Bleuer, eye specialist, 1702 Sec
ond avenue. ,
THREE DREADNOUGHTS TO
BE ADDED TO DON'S NAVY
Paris, Dec. 10. The Spanish naval
piogram has just been decided on, ac
cording to a special dispatch from
Madrid. It will compripe three dread
noughts of 21,000 thounand tons each,
two of the latest type of destroyers,
nine torperlo boats and three subma
rines. All th! vet-sols will be con
Ktiw.ted in tin; Spanish Khinbulldin?
Hids will be rf-ivl at the mayor's
office. Rock Island. III., until 9 a. m.,
Dec. 21, 1912, for no.iiOO feet of red or
white oak lumber, three incbrs thick,
for bridge flooring, sawed in length as
follows: 20.0'mi fc-t, 4 feet 5 inches
in length; 1'i.rm'i feet. 4 feet 7 inches
in leiiKth. F. O. U. Searstown. Rock
Island county, HiinoiH. on the C. R. I.
& P. railway. II. M. SCHHIVER,
under all State and National Pure
Food Laws. You can pay a
higher price, but you cannot get
a baking powder that will raise
nicer, lighter biscuits, cakes and
pastry, or that is any more
Your money back if K C fails to
please you. Try a can at our risk.