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THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS
TUESDAY. OCTOBER 21, 1913.
ing this Style
worth of furs
of ; reliable
RJEW YORK STOR
J PIBRR & COMPANY
L 1517-lSl-l5ai-13as fifth Artnue. Molina
- DEVOTED TO THE
FEATURING OFPRINTZESS GARMENTS
AND OTHER FANCIES OF FASHION
Begins Tomorrow and Continues One Week
we will give
a discount on
all our fine
line of Wil
rugs to select
One solid week devoted to an Exposition of Fashion devoted to those
things that you and every other woman arc. seeking Fashions in coats and
suits, in dresses, in wash goods' in millinery, in corsetry, in dress goods, and
and in all the multidudinous things that go to make up a woman's wardrobe.
Yes, and even the fashions of the children and also of the men have been
taken care of in this event.
So you will see it is a Fashion event for the whole family, and we want
the whole family to respond by visiting us.
Below we have quoted a number of itews from different departments,
and each item has a price tag that is attractive because of its modest price.
Come visit us be with us every day of the Week of Style.
Special low prices on all Coats snd Suits during this Style Week.
Women Will Be Well Dressed In
These Suits, Coats and Dresses
Our Suits, Skirts and Coats for "Women can be depended upon fill every require
ment of style-. It is alx assured that prevailing prices are below: .usual retail cost.
Tlie garments are superior in fabric, superior in workmanship and superior in beauty
to those odinarily sold at these pricps.
Women's Dresses' $15.00,
$8.98 and 7.98
Wonen't Full satin Lined Chinchilla Coats, High
Collar, Sale Price $10. GO
WOMEN'S COATS in all new Fall materials, in
plufh. caracul and chinchilla many novelty mix
Hired, some full lined, some three-quarter lined.
Special rallies, placed on ale 1 P ff
for only JiO.UU
Special tale of Suits at $15.09
We pSare on sale .0 Suit 'n all the latest Fall Suit
ings. Jackets satlnl lined .'bronphout, draped skirts
or plain. Suits worth $20. 0.n to D 1 C f(
$25 ii' -special J)10.UU
Most attractive showing in Charmeuse, Aeolians,
Crepe de Chine. Crepe Meteor. Serge. Eponge and
other materials, wonderful in the varieties of
smart designs coatee effects, Spanish girdles,
ventees of chiffon or net all the popular colors
for street or evening wear prlres"
$15.00, $9.98 and
Sale of Linens and Towels
Splendid quality al
62 inches wide, in
70-imh full b'earhed 7;
ment of new patterns, w;
Kxtra fine quality full b
attractive patterns has
special at 31.00.
Splendid quality Oat
Towel, medium size, ma
Large size blearhed Ba
nice weight, unusual val
(food quality 18-inch Li
, -, - ,
en muck i oweis.
Fur fabric coat of Print
zess fur matelasse, tailored
simply, so that this beautiful
material may have every op
portunity for display the
wide shawl collar and revers
are inlaid with plush and
buttons are also plush cov
ered. This coat is one, that for
both street and drese wear
will comfortably satisfy any
woman who does not look
for extremes in stvle.
A strikingly beautiful
eoa t lined with brocaded
messahne lor tne woman
who appreciates the soft
richness of brocaded plush,
tailored from shades of
brown ,tope or black with a
deep collar and cuffs of fur
The front crosses the fig
ure diagonally, then swings
shaply away from the last
button in a charming cut
The coat wing sleeves and
the deep panel across the
skirt of the coat represent
the last word in style of ef
1 ! epSfl
1 Dure linen silver bleached Table Damask. f '4ir M i
hoice designs, 4Sc a yard. flhj Mf5
hie Damask, all pure linen, in a large assort- l-fmQilSh
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leached I able Damask, in new .nd VYftWIffll
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A strikingly beautiful 1 1 I
meal L.n-n Huck roa f. lined with brocaded M. Im
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18traw"r'1Jt ,A.&&K : Z messaline for the womanSS?JM;
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New and Attractive Silks
We offer a large collection of plain and fancy Messalines, 23 inches
wide, a complete range of colors, specially priced, 49c
Superior quality Nevelty Messaline and Chiffon Taffetas,
from lines that are broken, good line of colors and
styles sold, at :75c and 85c, to close, 50c.
34-inch Printed Silk Crepes, in" Bulgarian col
ors, are entirely new. silk, fabrics, very de
sirable for evening' wear,-: 69c a yard.
Plain Silk Crepes are unusually
good this season. We have on
display an excellent qual
ity Krinkled Crepe,
40 inches wide,
selling at TT 7QQ
High buttoned suit of
eponge or matelasse in light
or dark shades.
The jacket has a tapering
cutaway effect, velvet collar,
and velvet inlaid, buton
trimmed cuffs together with,
a tapering back panel.
The skirt has a beautiful
ly simple back panel, fur
ther brought out by two par
allel, tucks, with a draped
effect on the right side.
' A vicuna velour coat with
both collar and cuffs of fur
fabric the stitched band ef
fect that adds smartness and
yet is most difficult to de
scribe. The coat can be had in
black; brown, tope, maroon,
sage and tan vienna velour
and in each case the pure
soft messaline silk lining is
selected so as to contrast
favorably with the material.
We put the smartest and
handsomest millinery within the
reach of the modest pocketbook. We
'have removed the highest priced barrier
that stands in other shops between fashion fol
lowers and creations of foremost milliners of Paris.
Misses' Velvet Hats, in all silk velvet, Tango and new
styles sailor shapess at $1.98 and $1.39. ,
A visit to this department will pay you.
Women's black cot
ton hose, full regular made
as good as any regular 15c
hose, this week 10c a pair. ,
Children's regular 10c cotton hose,b!ack.
tans and whites, this week 7c a pair.
Women's heavy regular 50c silk hose, in all colors.
also blacks, 39c a pair.
This is by far the
largest and best stock
ever shown by us in the
Dorthy Dodd Shoes.
Ladies' fine shoes, latest makes and
styles. Women's dress shoes in satin, sweades and
velvet with cloth top, priced from $3.50 to $4 .50.
Ladies, walking shoes, in eun metal, patent and vici kid.
button or lace, in all sizes and styles, $3.50 to $4.25.
Blankets and Comforts
1.25 Cotton Blankqta, full
site. In grey, whit or tan.
with colored borders, ' good
weight, double fleece, pr..89o
$1.00 Cotton Blankets, come
In grey and tan colors, a good
heavy blanket used aa a spe
cial at even a dollar, special
tomorrow, at, pair 89c
Wool Blankets, double bed
size,. In grey, tan and blue
plaids and checks, high-grade
yarns, a blanket of absolute
merit, especially law pric"!.
at, per pair 3.98
12.25 wool nap finished Blank
ets, come in pretty blue, grey
and tan plaids, extra heavy
quality, special, pair $1.98
50c white cotton Baby Blank
ets, come with blue and pink
borders, size 36x50 Inches,
special, at, pair.... 33e
60c . Feather Pillows, high
grade, striped tick covers,
filled with clean. ' sanitary
feathers, special, each 39c
Ooose feathers by the pound.
A clean, dustless quality, put
up in sanitary one-pound
sacks, special, a pound... 69c
Dress Goods and Wash Goods
We offer choice of lot of 40 pieces
half wool Fancy Mixtures in greys,
good medium welgth and possess
ing excellent wearing . qualities,
choice for 35c
60-inch Storm Serge, strictly all
wool, sponged and shrunk, has re:
markable wearing qualities, . com
plete range of colors, specially
priced, yard 89c
48-inch Wool Brocades, one of-this
season's popular weaves, all ' the
new shades, very dressy for suits,
yard, only ,...$1X0
50-inch all wool Eponge Cloth, a
handsome Fall fabric in the new
and popular colors, grand value
for. yard .$1.50
Printed Meaalettes, the nearest ap
proach to an all silk fabric made.
Comes in beautiful foulard pat
terns. For a nest, clean looking
bouse or street dress, Mesalettes
appeal to every women 27-lnch
for, yard 25o
Cleo Cloth A new Crepe fabric of
unusual beauty, guaranteed full
mercerized and launders perfectly;
full line of shades, yard 25o
Handsome silk and cotton Brocades,
complete line of shades for evening
wear, 36 Inphes wide, yard 49c
Fine quality silk and cotton Crepes,
a fabric of rare beauty, in all the
new colors, special, for, yard... 59c
Some ExtraordinarySpecials In
Women's Vests and Pantsj made of
fine cotton, regular ' 1 -t q
25c values LJC
Women's fine cotton Union Bults,
soft fleece, or two-piece garments.
high or low neck, 50c
values, special tomorrow.
Ctldren's Vests and Pants in black
and white, medium weight.
25c values. . .'.
Children's fleeced Sleeping Gar
ments in gray and white,
all sizes, 50c values
b AT AUGUST AN A jj
More than 3.P00 student are at
udlng college of the Augustana
synod, according to statistics com-j years ago. Of the eleven institutions
piled by the Lutheran Companion. The of the synod. Bethany college of Linds
exact number is 3,257. This is a total borg, Kas., ranks first In point of a
gain of 23! students over the enroll-1 tendance with an enrollment of C81,
ment of the same institutions two while Augustana is second, beina cred
ited with 629 students. These figures
are taken from last year's catalogue,
however, and will probably.be exceed
ed by this year's enrollment. . The
number of students atendinc the
other nine institutions follow:
Minnesota college,. 507; GuMavus
Adolphus college, 348; Luther college,
293; Northwestern co.lege. 156: Up
aala colleee. 143: North Star -collese.
142; Coeur d'Alene college, 135; Trin
ity college, 81; Canada school, 32. '
The Canadian school, located at Pr-c-ival,
Canada, wan organized last win
ter. Courses were offered last year
In the academic and musical depart
ments. Rev. C. Thunberg. Prof. Ed
win Olmen and Rev. P. A. Edqulst
have bad charge of the work.