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THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS. TUESDAY, DECEMBER 17, 1912.
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Figure out Your Xmas List Today Then Tomorrow Change your name to ""Santa Clous" -and get busy
Your Good Old Promise to Pay at SUMMERFIELD'S
IS REALLY BETTER THAN GOLD IN ANY DAVENPORT STORE THAT REQUIRES YOU TO PLANK DOWN ALL CASH
It gets you the biggest and best selection in the world
and actually saves you money at the same time I "Volume
of business" governs value, and Summerfield's can sell
7-Pisce Dining Room Set
cheaper and still give you as good values &s any store
in the Tri-Cities and you can take your own time to pay.
CHRISTMAS GIVING It's in the air everybody is
catching it and passing it along you can't get rid of It
you don't want to it's Happiness for vou and your
6 fine solid oak chairs, genuine leather seats, shaped French legs, all backs
quarter-sawed cak and each chair Is genuine full box seat table Is very
massive in tbe colonial style heavy platform base top is round and is 45
Inches in diameter table opens up to 6 feet every article illustrated is
genuine solid oak
Termi 50c a week
(Gas or Electric)
A beautiful Xmas
gift Russian satin
stands and frames,
pane ta shade and
beaded fringe to
match. Price In
cludefs all connec
tions (or gas or elec
The biggest line of doll buggies in
the tri-cities at rock bottom prices.
One like cut, large roomy body.
folding, leatherette hood, body
richly varnished anc line
striped, the best you
ever saw, for
The Biggest Toy
Hit of the season.
The entire set,
two autos and I
Sold here exclu
A Room of Fine Furniture
Just like picture enough for one whole room an built of solid oak In
the ever popular Early English finish; all seats made of oil tempered steel
springs covered with best Imperial- leather, each piece Is
large and well built and will give years of
service. The set complete
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"w, Our No vB&a.
Here's Our Special Surprise for Children
This toy consists of a large garage beautifully painted
as shown it has two large folding doors which when
opened disclose 2 large automobiles, 1 large racing
car and 1 limousine car; each of these cars has its own
chaffeur and the spring which runs the motor is espec
ially large and powerful and runs the cars an astonish
ing distance in a circle or straight ahead the wheels
are built in exact imitation of a real auto with heavy
tire effect. We are not exaggerating when we sav vou
would pav 75c easily for this tov but it's SUMMER
FIELD'S way to sell them on his NO PROFIT plan
and as long as Q0-
288 last they will be sold for WfC
Come Early. . Come Fast.
50c A WEEK.
Sot M SMtt
Doll Beds Galore; all kinds; brass.
mahogany, white enamel, etc.; all
sizes; all complete with box springs
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We have one in brass
Mother conld use a set of these new
solid oak dining chain. As a special
Christmas offering this chair made
of selected stock with Imperial leath
er, slip seats, French shaped legs;
bannister back and
full box seats;
large and strongly made
our toys sold on a no-profit basis for your accom
modation and as advertising for us. This large
auto van runs straight ahead or in a circle, heavy
wheels, chauffeur and all, nicely painted, a great
Library Tabic $8.98
hogany or Oak
W e d nes
Saturd a yj
F r e i g ht
s Ohl Snnay
Arts and Crafts
Here Is your chance Boys and Girls a fine big strong steering
flyer coasting sled, made of best hard wood and strong steel
runners beautifully decorated and varnished they won't
last long at this price special
100-Piece Dinner Sets
for a Christmas remembrance uphol
stered in rich silk damask or relour
60c a week.
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A big stock of combination bookcases. Just like picture, all made of oak In
golden oak, roomy desks, generous golden or dark, early English finish,
drawer room and richly carved, bev- large and massive, racks on ends for
elled plate &'t M books and magazines,
mirror as It Try and match it
shown tyiXt)! O for
50c a week.
50c a week.
To make the Missus glad what more appro
priate than this large colonial library table?
American Quartered oak. made rery maBsire. I
beautifully flake finish worth all of J15.0?.
Our Holiday special price
50c a week
113-115 E2oSt. n flVF.MPQPT IOWA
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What is more acceptable than a beautiful service of dainty white and
gold china? Any feminine heart will be glad to own one of these. The
decorations are dainty and tasty shapes are the new low design
rouna oniy in expensive sets, we have made special
preparations for the holidays and show a complete lin
53c A WEEK.
addition. East Moline, $325.
John L. Simmon to Hattie Bloom
quist. lot 4, block 166, city of East
tiuyer White & Pope to John F.
I'eU'.wy. lot 18, block 128, New Shops 3. block 166, city of East Moline, fl
TWO KILLED AND 15 HURT
IN ROCK ISLAND WRECK
Chickasha. Okla Dec. 17. Two oer-
John U Simon to Tim Kennedy, lot ! pci.s were killed and 15 injured when
senger trains Nos.23 and 24 collided,
head on, at Wlnnekah, seven miles
south of Chickasha, late yesterday.
Pottsville, Pa. Count of the vote
Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific pas- la the ninth district of the United
Mine Workers of America shows that Washington The United States
John Fahey, president, was defeated j navy department has rated Spanish as
for re-election by James Matthews of !a language of first importance in the
Shenandoah. The election may be J curriculum of the naval academy,
contested before the miners' interna-1 Heretofore this language has figured
tional board at Indianapolis. i in only two years of the four years'
course. It was reported to the board
which revised the curriculum that
since the Spanish-American war the
number of students at Harvard and
. . 1 . 1 . .J It
iaie ui&iuk uu in biuuv oi BDaniHii.
has increased 600 per ceutr ;