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THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS
THURSDAY,. -MAY 15, 1913.
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It is a pleasure to announce this sale because we antici
pate the pleasure it will be for you to select a becoming
drees at a price tbat will surprise you by Kb smallness.
Lovely white Ratine dresses, belted styles with contrast
ing collar and cuffs, 17.95 values at 15.95.
The illustration at the left shows one of our charming
Ratine dresses let us show you the many, many others.
There' no place lik-3 M. & K. for unusual styles and un
usual values See the remarkable $7.95 Ratine dresses
$7.95 Coat Dresses
Special at $5.95
Fresh as May blossoms are the new coat dresses Pick from a beautiful collection of Khaki and Rep
dresses in white and tan ('ossaque coat with ties of black silk Just the thing for Summer outings, pic
nics, camping and warm weather wear $7.95 coat dresses, special at $5.95.
$1 o for Stylish $16.50 Balkan
JJs Dresses Rare Values.
Styles of rare charm and beauty -in Balkan dresses skirts of white Ratine Coats in pink, blue, tan and
lavender, charmingly deigned in mercerized poplin $16.50 values 1 O .
specially and pleasingly priced at 9 X tJ.3v
Introductory Sale of
fell,, : .
cf Coat Br
JSt dress department upon which hosts of women depend
for smartness, elegarce and individuality in dresses for
every occasion, will present a scene of stirring activity
A sale of beautiful lawns and voile dresses Striped lawn
dresses with plain batiste sleeves and part bodice $10
would be a low price, our May Sale price Is $7.95. Also
voile dresses in blac't and white stripes, blue and white,
lavender and white, tan and white with ' hand crochet
collars, tastily trimmed in black velvet ribbon May Sale
offering of $12.50 voile dresses at $7.95,
$10 Two-piece Coat
Dresses, Special at .
The store that shows the new things first cordially invites you to a display of the NEW coat dresses
skirts of white, coats in pink, blue, tan and lavender made of mercerized poplins, linens and reps. The
Kast is wild about these charming coat dresses It's quite the style to wear the coats with lingerie dresses.
Won't you come and see these $10 values at $7.95?
$15 Dolly Varden Crepe
Dresses at . ...
So many charmingly new styles here that we hardly know where to begin to describe them For in-'
stance, these darling Dolly Varden Crepe dresses, plain white crep skirt, pannier effect and bodice of
pompadour figured crepes patterned in pinks, blue and lavender harmonising belts of
satins pleated ruffles of net beautiful dresses for informal wear, $15 values at
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We want you to get better acquainted with the
excellence of styles and better fitting qualities of
the celebrated Madame Irene Corsets We are sure
they can't be Improved upon at any point. You'll
be surprised at the wonderful Values we are of
fering in this introductory sale.
$5 Corsets at
$6 Corsets, $4.44
$10 Corsets, $7.47
$7 Corsets, $5.25
$12.50 Corsets at
Madame Irene Successo $3.50 Corsets .
American Lady Corsets
American Lady Corsets have many friends because almost every woman
feels that she can find the type exactly suited to her figure and one that
not ouly gives her the necessary grace of line but also a comfortable
freedom of motion. Notice these -Introductory Sale prices:
American Lady $1 Corsets at American Lady $2 Corsets at
American Lady $3 Corsets at
You won't wonder that we are proud of our beauti
ful display of Summer Millinery, but you may won
der how such hats can be sold for so little.
Ratine Hats at 75c,
98c to $1.50
The greatest showing of the new Ratine hats new
est shapes and styles at 7oc, 9Sc to $1.50.
Timely purchases from leading New York Import
ers accounts for these Panama hats of superior fine
ness and purity of bleach with Bulgarian bands or
bands of velvet especially priced at $5.95, $4.95 and
Trimmed in flowers, feathers,
chiffon drapes and l
maline, $5 to $35, with
z2 specjal values at . . r
Please consider this an invitation to come and see
the newest and prettiest displays of negligees ever
shown in the tri-cities a special Bhowing of white
dotted embroidered swiss negligees at $6.50, $5.50,
Crepe de Chene ,
Negligees Special at
For the daintiest and loveliest dlsp'.ays of Princess
slips you surely must come here. See the excellent
values In Nainsook and long cloth, embroidered and
lace trimmed, $9.95 down to
White Crepe Petticoats
It's hard to tell you about all the pretty new things
we are showing. Of special interest are these whHe
crepe petticoats and Jersey tops,
attractively ppriced at $6.95 down to
For the Sweet Girl Graduate
Our displays of dresses will take highest honors with the girl graduates
the fascinating yet simple styles will win your approval and the little
prices will appeal very strongly to your pocketbooks. We mention pretty
creations in lingerie, mulls, voiles, lace and embroidery trimmed. Misses
sizes 14, 16 and 13. Juniors 13, 15 and 17. Prices range from $7.95 up.
Special at . .
$ 1 1.50
Graduation dresses of white voile finely tucked and trimmed In bands of
clucy, hand embroidered collars and cuffs, $13 values at $11.50.
Waists and Princess Slips
A visit to our waist Etore will prove particularly Interesting and profitable.
Never before have we shown to many cool summer styles at such little
$3.50. Wash Silk
More popular than ever and M. &. K. are showing more
fetching atyles than you'll see elsewhere. Middy Blouses,
Bulgarian styles in plain white, trimmed in varied combi
nations also navy blue and white striped galateas, 6 lo 18,
at yc to ti.98. special Balkan Middy
Blouses of white linene, striped col
lars, cuffs and tie, $1.50 values at
We say it with absolute sincerity that nowhere else will you see wash silk
waists iike these for less than 53.50. Many of the good stores charge $4 for
them. Here they are: Striped wash silk waists, Robespierre collars in
stripes of pink, blue, lavender and tan, $3.50 values at $1.98.
$1.50 White Voile
Waists at ......
"With embroidered collars and cuffs In low,
pink, lavender and black.
For $2.50 Middy Bloue
Peter Tom Balkan White Pique Middy
Blouses Balkan effect with attractive
Peter Tom lacing at neck and hips,
striped collars and cuffs, $2.50 values
For Man.Woman& Child
In Victoria silks, mess
ingiy priced at $1.
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ines, meteors and crepes pleas-