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THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS. SATURDAY, DECEMBER 14, 1912.
This la not an attempt to catalog vsry
thing we have to offer for gift ta ladlee but
rather a Mat of suggestions of glfta whloh are
cerrect and thoroughly acceptable. There are
literally thousanda ef things to otiooee from.
Come and aee them come In the morning h"
you can If not come any time, day or evening.
Set with diamonds, plain
or set with semi precious
stones, open work designs
and fancy effects. Chain
bracelets are particularly
good this year.
Solid gold from $2S up.
An Immense assortment
of gold faced bar pins at
low price. Alt styles act
with precious or semi
precious stones or pearl.
PENDANT 8, LA VAL-
Cold and platinum set
with dlamonda, jewels or
LOCKETS AND CHAINS
Plain gold, engraved or
aet wtth diamonds, etc. All
prices from S3.2S up.
Bags In silver, german sil
ver or gold mean from S3
Mounted with pearl, gold
and silver, Including the
More than 2000 styles to
choose from. Including the
famous guaranteed "W.
W. W." rings.
The largest most exten
sive display and the most
beautiful you will find In
ill this region.
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SHEFFIELD PLATE -Bafcmg
dishes, chop dish
es, eoffe sacs, ore seta,
card tray, gravy boats,
tea seta, urn, vegetable
dishes, water pitchers, etc
Lemon dish ad fork,
cheese dleh and server, tea
strainer and ball, sand
wich trays, knives, fork,
spoons, jelly jar and spoon,
vases, toilet artioie and
dozens of other things.
Cameo Brooches, pearl,
diamond, enamel and
brooches t with semi
precious stone. An enor
mous assortment to choose
Mahogany mantle chimes,
desk clocks In sliver, gun
met', bronze, French
crystal, silver boud I r
You will be more than surprised to see how Inexpensive these glfta
actually are when you note their unsur
passed quality. Like every article this store
Mers, they are absolutely dependable real
quality whether the cot is enormous or
only a few cents.
Cj? Quality Jewetr y3tora
Open Evenings Until Christmas.
Haven of Rest
YouH forget yon axe tired If your
shopping leads you here there are so
many interesting things to see that
you will forget the unpleasant rush
and bustle you've gone through in the
You will appreciate the service we
have worked so hard to perfect.
More than any other one feature of
our business, our low prices will im
press you you will be surprised at
the excellent quality of our offerings,
no matter how low their cost
Beginning Monday evening this
store will be open every evening un
til Christmas. But those who can do
so will find shopping in the morning
more convenient and less crowded a
decided help to careful selections.
We are aole agents for Cross
i English leather 'and Hawkes
i cut glass.
We Invite You to
Store Your Store
To take full use of the many advan
tages it holds forth to know that
we are always glad to welcome you
whenever you call.
Open Evenings Until Christmas.
In our new home, The Reliance build
ing, 1514-1516 Fifth avenue, on the
Broad Walk, Moline.
Here's a list, madam, for your help.
Any article on it will be an appropriate
and valued gift for "Him." It does not
begin to cover the vast range of articles we
sell, nor does it give you the slightest idea
of the beauty and usefulness of the articles
listed. In no way could we convey to you any adequate idea
of these handsome things without your seeing them neither
can we give you any real idea of the amount you will save
by coming here for his gifts, al though save you oertainly will,
beside finding just what you w ant and know "He" wants.
Urates, 1 and up.
Gold Shirt Buttons ;
Key Rings and Chain
Suit Case Tray
. Tie Clasp
Paper Cutter a
Leather Desk Basket
Desk Shears and
We could stretch this list out still further and give you still more to
think of but we won't, for we know in the end you'll have to come to see
what we're showing to get any real idea of what a splendid gift you
can buy for even a limited price if you come here.
Remember the time is short until Christmas and if yrx.
wait until the last few days you're mighty apt to be disap
pointed, at least, you'll be making your selections when ev
ery store is crowded. If you can't come in the day time
come in the evening we'll be open every
evening until Christmas.
' Quality Jgwelry S tore?
Open Evenings Until Christmas.
BY MRS. WELLS
Under Auspices of Missionary
Social Union at Broadway
is Second Appearance in City Lec
tures to Continue Through
Bits of Scripture
rraiiKmeiits have been completed bv Dr. Bruce Kinney, is an aurhorita-
f. r the second series of lectures bv: I,ve ana non controversial stuay or
t!'!s most important subject. It touches
closely both patriotism and religion,
n 4 V V PHOC.H A l s.
The program for the six days' ses
series of lectures by
.Virs li. U. Wells of Chicago, who
(linen under the auspices of the Woni-j
Jin's Missionary Social union of this'
city. The series will begin with a;
mass meeting at Broadway Presbyter-!
ir.ii cliurvh Sunday, Jan. 12, and will
c iitimie through the week. Mrs. Wells'
wHl l tare on the blbTe. home and for-'
e:ni missions, a study of Mormonism
riit! if the new Chiua. The lectures)
iie.il wiili subjects of vital interest to
every ihoughtful woman and have been!
culled une of the most educational and ;
tipir;ittonn! forces to enter any com
i.iunity Mrs. Wells needs no intro
duction to Hock Island audiences. Iast
sought by the largest and best confer-. "Political and Industrial Complica
ences and the chautauqua assemblies, j tionr and Present Day Conditions of
iikii.s with tkxt-iiookk. I Mormonism." Foreign missions, "The
Each session will occupy from one : Chinese Church."
and a half to two hours on five cousec- j The bible studies for each day are:
olive dayj and will be devoted to a "Ri-Kingdom Life;" "Abraham, the
bible lesson and to studies of the home Man of Vision;" "Joshua, the Man of
and foreign text books for the current1
year. "China's New Day" has been'
written by Dr. Isaac Taylor Headland,!
w ho speaks from long observation of j
n.en and events in Peking. It is gen-i
erally acknowledged that there is no j
look to compare with it for putting j
the reader in close touch with an im- j
r.iense variety of facts and expert judg-
ments thereon, both Chinese and for- i
eign, concerning China's break with i
the paat, the Chinese women, the edu
ci.tional revolution, the Chinese church j
ana me meaicai ana literary worn. :
"Mormonism, the Islam of America."
I Kings 8:56-61.
Blessed be the Lord, that hath given
rest unto his people Israel, according
! to all that he promised: there hath
1 nt failed one word of all his good
promise, which he promised by the
hard of Moses his servant.
1 he Lord our God be with us, as he
was with our fathers: let him not
le. ve us, nor forsake us:
That he may incline our heart b unto
him, to walk in all his ways, and to
! keep his commandments, and his stat
utes, and nis judgments, wnicn ne com
manded our fathers.
And let these my words, wherewith
I have made supplication before the
Ird, be nigh unto the Lord our God
day and night, that he maintain the
cause of his servant, and the cause of
his people Israel at all times, as the
n atter shall require:
That all the people of the earth may
know- that the Lord is God, and that
i inline! of presenting them never fall' "The Earlier and Later Polygamy." trere Is none else.
to iiiMuif. hearers to renewed conse-. Foreicn missions. "Chinese Medicine Let y"r heart therefore be perfect
rii.tioii lo the cause of world-wide : and Literature." I with the Lord our God.
evangelisation. She is everywhere; Friday, Jan. 17. Home missions, ' statutes,
Power;" "Job, the Man of Vicissi
tudes;" "Isaiah, the Man With a Mes
sage;" "Jeremiah, the Man of the
deavor at 6:30 p. m Services at 10:45
a. m. and 7:30 p. m.
Broadway Presbyterian, corner of
Hour." The meetings are open to men! i-wentv-third street and Seventh ave-
as well as women and they are invited I nue- Rev g Marquis, pastor. Sun-
to attend the lectures. Season tick
ets will Le sold for a very small sum.
Sunday, Jan. 12. Mass meeting, sub
ject, "National Disgrace, Mormonism.";
Monday, Jan. 13. Home missions, '
"The Origin and Early History of
Mormonism." Foreign mission,'
' China's Break With the Past, Causes
TueRday, Jan. 14. Home missions,!
'. ' The letter History of Mormonism."!
j Foreign missions, "The Chinese Worn-1
i eu." j
! Wednesday. Jan. 15. Home mis-'
j. ar she gave home mission lecture ! sions. The Sacred Books and Teacn
Mud.es here. Her unusual intellectual f Mormonism." Foreign mis
(.ftp. tier spiritual insight, her thor- fions, "The Educational Revolution in
i uun .iiid comprehensive grasp of her;' hina'
ni!jects with lier logical and eloquent i Thursday. Jan. 16. Home missions
to walk in his
and to keep his command
ments, as at this day.
Davenport & Muscatine Ry. Co.
For Sunday, Dec. 14 Only
6:00 A. M.
9:00 A. M.
10:30 A. M.
1:30 P. M.
3:00 P. M.
4:30 P. M.
6:00 P. M.
9:00 P. M.
At the Edgewood Baptist church
services will be held on the evening of
Sunday Dec. 22, when a special Christ
mas program will be given. Preach
ing services will be conducted by Rev.
C. E. Taylor, LD. D. The public Is
Invited to this meeting.
There will be a mass meeting at
the Free Methodist church tomorrow
afternoon at 3 o'clock in the interest
of missions. The address of the after
coon will be given by Mrs. Blanche
Stamp, a speaker of rare ability and
one well fitted to talk on mission top
ics. The meeting Is not only for mem
bers but the general public as well.
There will be no services at the
German. Evangelical church tomorrow
morning. Sunday school both morn
ing and afternoon will also be ommit
Zion Swedish Lutheran. Forty-fifth
j street and Seventh avenue. Rev. N. J.
1 Forsberg, pastor. Sunday school at
! 9'30 a. m. Services at 10:45 a. m. and
,7:30 d. m.
,23 ) German Evangelical, Ninth street.
day school at 9:15 a. m. Young Peo
ple's meeting at 6:30 p. m. Services
at 10:45 a. m. and 7:45 p. m. Morn
irg theme, "Two MountaintopB of
Christian Truth." Evening theme,
" j he Power of Jesus' Name."
South Park Presbyterian, corner of
Thirtieth street and Fifteenth avenue,
Rev. W. G. Oglevee, pastor. Bible
school at 9:30 a.m. Services at 10:45
a. m. and 7:45 p. m. Young People's
meeting at 6:45.
between Fifth and Sixth avenues. Rev. Aiken street chapel, Aiken street,
F. J. Rolf, pastor. j touth Rock Island. Sunday school at
Grace English Lutheran, corner 2:30 p. m. J. H. Cleland, superintend
Seventh avenue and Forty-fourth j ent emeritus. A. W. Coulter, superin
street. Rev. Ira O. Nothstein, pastor, j tendent.
Sunday school at 9:15 a. m. Services I United Presbyterian, Third, avenue
at 10:45 a. m. and 7:45 p. m. Morning1 and Fourteenth street. Rev. J. L,
text for the third Sunday in advent. . Vance, pastor. Bible school at 9:30
Evening topic, "The Women of the a. m. Services at 10:45 a. m. and
Bible," illustrated with the stereopti
con. First Swedish Lutheran, corner
Fourteenth street and Fourth avenue.
Services at 10:45 a. m. and 7:45 p. m.
helm, pastor. Services at 1 a. m.
German Lutheran, corner Twentieth
street and Fifth avenue. Rev. Ph. Wil
helm, pastor. Services at 10 a. m.
PI SCO PA I
Trinity Episcopal church. Nine
teenth street and Sixth avenue. Rev.
Granville H. Sherwood, rector. Ser
vices at 7:30 a. m., 1C:45 a. in. and
7:30 p. m.
Memorial Christian, corner Third
avenue and Fifteenth street. Sunday
Echool at 9:30 a. m. Senior and In
termediate Christian Endeavor at 6:30
p.m. Services at 10:45 a. m. and 7:30
p. m. Wilbur L. Clapp will speak at
the morning and evening services.
Second Christian, corner Sixth street
and Thirteenth avenue. Sunday school
at 9:15 a. m. George Hull, superin
tendent. Services at 10:45 a. m.
Third Christian, Fourteenth avenus
and Thirty-ninth street. Sunday school
at 9:30 a. m; Dr. J. H. Nichols, super
intendent Bible school at 9:30 a. m.
Services at 7 p. m.
r m Mnrninff cnH1et "tUnofita rt '
PRESBYTERIAN E" ..-r,
central resDyterian, corner of nvaneelism for Todav '
Fourteenth street and Tenth avenue, j Edgewood Baptist, corner Forty
Rev. "Marion Humphreys, pastor. Sun-! fourth street and Fifth avenue. Sun-
at 7:45 p. m.
First Methodist, corner. Fifth ave
nue and Nineteenth street. Rev. T. E
Newland, pastor. Sunday school at
S:30 a. m. Epworth league at 6:45
p. m. Services at 10:45 a. m. and 7:30
Spencer Memorial Methodist, corner
Forty-third street and Seventh avenue.
Rev. Charles Hawkins, pastor. Sun
day school at 9:30 a. m. Services at
10:45 a. m. and 7:45 p. m.
Wayman African M. E. (colored),
corner Fifth-and-a-half avenue and
Thirteenth street. W. H. Saunders,
pastor. Services at 11 a. m.
German Methodist, corner Four
teenth street and Sixth avenue. Rev.
Theophilus Kies, pastor. Sunday school
at 9:15 a. m. Services at 10:45 a. m
and 7:30 p. m. Epworth league at 7
Free Methodist, Ninth avenue and
Fifteenth street. Rev. H. C. Willing,
pastor. Sunday Bchool at 9:45 a. m.
Services at 10:45 a. m. and 7:30 p. m.
First Baptist, corner Third avenue
and. Fifteenth street. Rev. H. W,
Reed, pastor. Sunday school at 9:30
a m. Services at 10:45 a. m. and 7:30
VeBpers and benediction at 3 p. m. ev
ery Sunday and holy day.
St. Mary's Roman Catholic corner
of Fourth avenue and Twenty-second
street. Father Adolph Geyer, pastor.
Mass at 8 and 10:30 a. m.
St. Joseph's Roman Catholic, corner
Second avenue and Fourteenth street.
Dean J. J. Quinn, rector; Rev. Wil
liam P. Cleary, assistant. Masses at
7:30, 8:30, 9:30 and 10:30 a. m.
St. Paul's Belgian Catholic, Twenty-
fourth street and Eighth-and-a-half av
enue. Rev. J. W. Smiers. pastor. Mass
at 8 a. m.
WEST END SETTLEMENT
West End Sunday school, 700 Fifth
street. Sunday school at 2:30 p. m.
Prayer meeting Wednesday evening at
7:30. W. B. Barker, superintendent.
First Church of Christ, Scientist,
835 Twenty-third street. Sunday ser
vice at 10:45 a. m. Subject of sermon
'Cod the Preserver of Man." Sun
day school after regular service,
Wednesday evening testimonial meet
ing 7:45 p. m. The church maintains a
free reading room in the People's Na
tional bank building, which is open
every week day from 2 to 5 p. m. and
every Saturday evening from 7 to 9
o'clock. All authorized literature on
Christian Science may be read or pur
chased. LATTER DAY SAINTS
Church of Jesus Christ, Latter Day
saints (Utah Mormons). At Math's
hall. Sunday school at 2 p. m. Preach
ing service at 3:15 p. m. J. C. Scholtei
Ths Hsppy Medium.
Squire's Daughter By the wsy, dv
yon spell yonr name with a large or
small N, Mrs. McNabe? Villager Oh,
mlddlln' large, miss. London M. A. P.
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day school at 9:30 a. m. Services at
10:45 a. m. Preaching by Rev. C. E.
Taylor, LL. D. Theme of sermon,
Swedish Baptist, corner Twenty-first
street and Fifth avenue. Sunday school
at 10:30 a. m. Services at 7:30 p. m.
Y. P. U. at 5 p. to... alternate Sundays.
Second Baptist, Tenth street and
Sixth avenue. Services at 11 a. m.. 7
p. m. and 7:30 p. m. Sunday school at
Sacred Heart Roman Catholic,
l"enty-eighth street and Fifth avenue
Rev. J. F. Lockney, rector. Masses at
1:15 and 10:30. Catechism at 2 p. m.
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