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rus Branch Offices
For the accommodation of Its patrciut
In vsrisus part of the city. The Argus
I. at rs'bblished a system of branch-offices,
where subscriptions and wnnt ad
vertising m&y be received and any in
f rmat;un lnft that majr pertain to any
Vrmritnent of tr.e paper, news or busl
iit". It la a;o planned to have at each
rt !: branch office every evening a
eupply of copi uf The Areas or the
day. fco that any subscriber who may
N t failed under any circumstances to
receive 'be paper, wul be supplied free
The Argue chain of branch offices
includes lie following:
J. J. Klpp's notion store, ;ii Fifth
II. K. Hoe'i pharmacy, 4111 Four
.Schneider's drug store, Twenty-sev-en'h
street, Seventh mver.ue.
l,'!!myr's drug store, Eleventh ave
Bt rifteenth street.
I'au!i)"i lunch room, 403 Fourth av.
Mrs. London's notion store. Seventh
street. Fourteenth avenue.
Ileitnbeck's pbarmac, 2Z Third ave
nue. Ertest EberU grocery. 2J Eleventh
P.udcrt drug store. Thirtieth street
and F'fth avr.ue.
College pharmacy. Seventh avenus
and Thirty-eighth street.
Olson grocery. Thirteenth avenue end
Kleiner drug store, corner Fifth ave
nue and Twenty-third street
Halting at I'ewe grocery. 172S Twenty-sixth
FOR KENT HOISE.
J-OH I1EST Six -room miili rn house
Apply lu A, Anderson, 141- well til
si i eel.
FOR RKXT Seven-room molcrn hc-ust
at i;i Fourth uv.-iuie; rent, tlx In
quire l.:il Flflh avenue.
FOR RENT .New. strictly modern slx
! ti house: r-sonulle r nf. Apply
at I4Z4 Hlxteentli avenue.
FOR RENT Eii?lit-room house, corner
.Nineteenth si i . et jind Klulith avenue.
Walker Ingram &. Sweeney.
FoR REXT A sevn-room modern
house. Inquire at 1131 Twelltu
street. I'hone Hm k Island IS i.
FOR KENT A Rood modern elt'ht-room
house near Twelilh street and Kii;h-t-i-n'li
avenue. inquire f-;iieiv
For RENT A seven-room m -.l'-i n fur
nished house: w II oi-;tted; wnT to
reset ve privileges. lTfqun ! 316 late
FOR RKXT Nov. 1. seven -vr.-om house.
Willi one acre of ground: K''d eell.ir.
Iisni. cistern and well. Inquire I'.'i'i
l"i R RENT Five, eitfht anil six -room
houses M Sixteenlli-iind-a-tiall' street.
South HelKhts. rhoiie Rock Island
1 lki-K. K. AN . R llnsoti.
FOR RENT I"or winter, furnished
eta hi -room house, strieily ine-d-in.
rent reasonatde to ilRhi party: ref
efrneea. Apply at Filt-enth
FfK KENT Six-room house nrnrLvn;
i'-w park: furnace and water: reu
'n:thle. to rliall' parli-s. Fhon
Ro k Island 2267 'after 7 p. in., or
miv time Sunuay.
Fop. RENT Modern sleani heated flat.
In.iiiire William Oake. ;jii') Fifth
lull RENT Storeroom at I'.'Jl S'-cond
ae,uv. luquirt :i3 Seventeenth
si reel, or phone Ro, k inland !J0-X.
FOR KENT - Second efloor of factory
h.iiidlnt', at 1624 Foui tii avenue, suit
able ior light mamilai turm. Inquire
11 "9 Fourth avenue.
F'R RENT Storeroom, with fine flat
shove. In ce-od location; lent resson
mMc. Call at 2lu Safety building.
Phone Rock Island 1MI.
H.AHl.E MARSHALL Attorneys-at-law.
Office 303-30 Safely building.
JACK HON. HURST STAFFORD At-torneys-at-Um.
Ollie In Hoik island
National bank building.
WALKER. INGRAM 4k SWEENEY At
torneys and counselors at law. Money
to loan en rval estate. Rooms 200
101 People's National bank building.
WILLIAM M. WALKER Attorney;
general law business; corporation,
probate and real estate law; 111 Peo
ples hack bulidlng. Phone P.uck Is
MrENlRY McENIRV Attorneye-at-law.
Loan money on go .d security;
make collections. Relerences. Mitch
ell Lynde, bankers. Ofhce, Mitchell
4t Lynda bullo:ng.
M1SC EI l.AEOl S.
LET us handle your property: we sell,
ollect rer.i. look after all details,
relieve jim of all worry. Come in
and see us and ne will talk It over.
Eckhart A Huffum. rr.il estate and
XF TOU WANT to buy. sell, trade or
rent anything, engage help or secure
a situation, the Mail and Journal
wants bring results. One-half cent
rer word la the price to all ahke. rash
ii advance; two-cent stamps will do.
Evening Saturday Mall aud Journal,
WE WILL BOND TOU Executors', ad
mln'strator', guardians', trustees, or
anr rind of Judicial bonds; locgessnd
society officers; city, atate. or U. &
government officials: contractors p -Itlons
of trust; In fact, any kind of
bond you vant texcept bail bonds).
Term reasonable. Hayes Cleve
land, resident managers. Fidelity
Deposit Company of Maryland.
CONTRACTOR AND BUILDERS.
Mantiirturia faun. Door. Blinds
and Stairs. Interior finish of all kinds.
Hardwood Veneer Foorm-i snd deai
r in Glass. Sll and Hi EigateeBtk
BEN LEARNED THAT STEADY
FOR ItKNT Furnished rooms; 310 Sec
ond street, city.
FOR p. k xt Modern furnished rooms
at 1704 Flf.h avenue.
FOR RKXT Light housekeeping rooms
at 217 Sixteenth street
FOR RENT Furnished rooms for light
liousckecpine; at 307 Third street.
FOR R EXT Cozv room, nicely furnish
ed; modern; S3S Seventeenth street.
r OH RENT Two modern rooms for
light housekeeping at 1207 Fourth
Foil RENT Furnished room with mod
em conveniences. Inquire at 2S03
FOR RKXT Two light housekeeping
rooms: steam heat. Inquire 2S5
FOR RKXT Two well furnished rooms
on car line, aii modern conveniences;
140." Seventh avenue.
FOR RKXT Three strictlv modem fur
nished rooms for sleeping, inquire
' j ejiiy-inira street.
tOK RKXT Modern furnished rooms
ior iifnt nounekeepinn t 1101 Four-t'-enlh-and-a-hulf
FOR RENT Two modern furnished
ruoira r-r ittcnt housekeeping. I
quire 92U Fifteenth street.
FOR RKXT Modern furnihed rooms
at b4 t orty-thlrd street; rent rca
Honable; near two car lines.
fOK r.KXT Two nlrelv furnished
rooms for light housekeeping : use of
none: ui :t.'.' Tofin ith .tr..
FOR RENT Modern fi;rr.lhe1 room
Inquire 1132. Fourteeuth-and-a-half
Htreet. i'tione Kock Island 30J3.
FOR RENT Modern furnished room
Fuitable for two. Inquire 1013 Fourth
avenue, i-none kucK Island 1613.
FOR RENT Three unfurnished rooms
upstairs, with bath, heal and t;as, at
ouj iweniieiii street; no children.
FOR RKXT Modern furnished rooms
ior ugnt housekeeping; laundrv priv
ileges. Inquire 2716 Fifth avenue.
FOR REXT Nicely furnished rooms
electric light, hath, hot water heat.
ana pnone, at : 1 1 rnteenth street.
FOR REXT Two pleasant unfurnished
tront rooms, suitable for lighthouse
keeping, close in, at 1417 Sixth avv
FOR REXT Strictly, modern furnish
td room. fall at lulO Fifteenth
street, or Inquire at lv2 liesl build
r on !..! .uoarn rurnlsiir-d rooms
for la. lies only, l'he-ne Rock Island
.-;--rv. inquire iu tignteentli
FOR REXT Warm room and board for
two young women: two blocks from
Elm street line; po minutes walk j
from town, modern; 11131 V, Tentii
FOR RENT Three rooms upstairs, un
furnished: water and sewer: to re
liable parties. Inquire 40! Twenty
FOR. RENT Two modern furnished
l ooms for i:ght - houat keeping ; also
one sleeping r..-om. Inquire 2J0 Thir
FOR RKXT Nicelv furnished room, all
modern, for gentleman, in family of
two. at 1216 Third avenue. Pnone
Rock Island 122J-A.
Folt RENT Two s.-nad unfurnished
housekeeping rc-oms. $7 per month:
convenient to car lines; private fam
ily. 1411 Sixth avenue.
FOR RENT Furnished modern room
In private family, with board, if de
sired. Inquire at 2li'J Sixth avenue.
I'hone Rork Island 12C2-K.
FOR RENT Modern furnished room
fyr gentleman. Apply Flat No. l,
lieges. Inquire 2711 Fifth avenue.
Phone Rock Island 1442-K..
FOR RENT A nicely furnished room
in a modern home, suitable for one
or two gentlemen: references requir
ed: at 1u03 Second avenue. Rock is
FOR RENT--Fine room; steam heat, hot
and cold water, gas and electric light;
private entrance, being a large front
room, will accommHi.te one or two
peoj le. Apply mornings or evenings
at 123 Sixth avenue.
FOR RENT Nice front room: large
wardi one. hot and cold water, eler
tricltv; good neighborhood, cloffe to
c.i.- line; $2 5" per week fox one. $2.50
for two. phone Rock Island S55;
143 Fourteenth-and-a-haU ureeL
'iMasoi.ic Temple. Eighteenth street and
THE STATED MEETING OF TRIO
A odge No. 67, A F. & A. M.. will
f neid on me nrst Thursday
JjS ff each month. Special for work
. ton F. C. degree, on Thursday.
oct. 2. at 7 p. In Corinthian ha;i.
v lilting orernren are eoratniiy lnvlt
ed. By order of L. E. Hemenway
W. M. ; W. B. Pettit, secretary.
G. A. R.
Br FORD POST. 243. O. A. R , meets
regularly on the second and fourth
Saturday evenings of each month at
7 .3i in Memorial hall at the court
house. W. M. Johnston, commander;
E. H. Buck, adjutant.
LOST AND FOCND.
LOST Wednesday night, a watch fob:
monogram "V. V. B." F'.nder call
FOfND Bicycle, corner of Fifteenth
street and Seventh avenue. Owner
call Penn OH Supply company.
FOl'XD Near postofHce. Masonic Shrir.e
pin. Oweer can have same by calling
at this office and paying for ad.
DRESSMAKING AND TAILORING
LEARN Practical Dressmaking and
.Ladi.s' Tailoring and be independent
and self-supporting. We teach you to
cut, fit. desiga and make our toss
from your own materials. Positions
Jurnisbed In my shop, when eoom
ent. if desired. G. 11. Grabbc. Ladies
Tailor and Dressmaker. South Putnaa
building. Davenport. Eat. 1901, Fat
terns cut to measure.
THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS, THURSDAY, OCTOBER 23. 191.1.
WANTED A man for ship work;
quire 1700 Sixtn street.
WANTED Men and boys; apply Rork
Island Endue & Iron works.. Mill
WANTED Salesman; apply at once;
steady position to right party; 30S
WANTED We want men and boys In
the city and out to learn the barber
trade: can qualify In few weeks for
best positions: wages while learning;
tools given. Write Jloler Barber col
lege. Chicago. 111.
WANTED For Ti. S. army; able-bodied
unmarried men between agos of IS
and 35; citizens of Unites States, of
good character and temperate habit,
who can speak, read and write me
English language. For Information,
apply to recruiting officer. Second and
Brady street, Davenport; 219 South
Third street. Cedar Rapids: Sixth and
Main streets. Dubuque; State Bank
building. Rock Island.
WANTED FEMALE HELP.
WANTED Good girl: good wages; at
7u2 Twenty-first street.
WANTED Girls to do pressing at Yer
bury's. 2108 Third avenue.
WANTED A competent girl to do
housework; good wages. Apply 7o9
WANTED Girl to assist w!th general
housework at 633 Twentieth street.
Phone Rock Island lhitb.
WANTED Three dining' room girls; 6
. per week and aprons furnished. In
quire 1S10 Second avenue.
WANTED P.eliable girl to assist -with
general housework; good wages. In
quire 736 Seventeenth street.
WANTED Experienced lady book
keeper and cashier. Apply at once.
John Gateiy company, 3 Twentieth
WANTED Position as housekeeper or
taking care uf invalid; can furnish
A 1 references. Address "C 3i. S.,"
care of The Argus.
WANTED Three or four unfurnished
modern rooms for housekeeping, foil
couple; references given and requir
ed. Address "T. " ere of The Ar
gus. WANTED Lady demonstrators and so
licitors; clean work, short hours, ex
cellent salary. Apply W. G Knee
land, any evening from 6 to 8 o'clock,
St. James hotel, Davenport.
WANTED Twenty girls for sewing de
partment in our mitten factors ; pleas
ant and steady wurk: special induce
ment to beginner. lions Manufactur
ing company, corner Sixteenth street
and Thud avenue, Moline.
Sl PF.RFl.VOl S HAUL
Sl PERFLFOl'S hair and moles on face
tlllU alum " i uiaiiirijiii ...ui'tiia nun
one to six needles. Address Miss A. M.
Kiltredge, Flat 1, Aigyle Flats, Brady
street. Davenport. Pnone Davenport
SWEDISH MOVEMENT Miss A. Ein
nrson. graduated Swedish masseuse.
gives treatment in private homes and
at ortice by appointment. I'hone Rock
Island 2138. Office, fcli Seventeenth
UH. LANDLORD We want you to no
tify us by telephone or postal whea
your house is vacant; we nave a com
p'ele list of the tri-cltiea, and have
jtO tu 40 appllcaticns daily for
bouses; we win send them and with
out one cent of expense to you. Sum
merCeid's. 1)3-11. Last Second street,
State of Illinois, Rock Island Coun
in the County Court or Rock Island
County, Illinois. October term, 1913.
G. S. J'.rtinson Company vs. Ernst
Pilat. In Attachment, Demand. $337.57.
Notice is hereby given to you. the said
Ernst 1'ilat. that a writ of attachment
has been sued out of the office of the
clerk ot the county court of said county
of Rock Island, at the suit of the said
G. S. Johnson company, and against the
estate of you. Ihe said Ernst Pilat, for
three hundred and thirty-seven dollars
and fifty-seven cents, besides interest,
directed to the sheriff of said county to
Now, unless you, the said Ernst Pilat,
ha!l personally be and appear before
the county court of said county, on the
first day of the next term thereof, to be
holden t Rock Island, in said county,
on the first Monday In the month of
Octoler next. -give special bail and plead
to said action, judgment will be entered
against you in favor of the said plain
tiff, and the property attached sold to
satisfy the same, with costs.
IL B. iilBBARD. Clerk.
Rook Island. 111.. Scot. 29. 1913.
Albert H iiber. plaintiff's attorney.
Estate of Mary Ellen Hastings, de
ceased, Tiie undersigned having been ap
pointed executor of the last win JT
testament of Mary Ellen Hastings late
of the county of Rk Island, state of
Illinois, deceased, hereby gives notice
that he will appear before the Hon,
Benjamin Bell, Judge of the probate
court of Rock Island county, at the
riooaic court iwm, in me city of Rock
sland. at the December term, on the
first Monday In Decemlier next, at which
time all persons f.avir.g claims sgaim-t
said estate are notified and requested to
attend for the purpose of having the
same adjusted. All persons indebted to
said estate are requested to make Im
mediate payment to tb undersigned.
Dated second day or October, A. D
CHARLES NEWTON HASTINGS.
f. T. Witter, attorney. 1 Executo
Notice at Final Settlement.
Estate of Ernst Leffler. deceased
Public notice is hereby given that the
undersigned. Albert Huber. executor of
the wwi of Ernst Iyeffier. deceased, has
this day filed his final report and settle,
ment as such in tne probate court nf
Rock Island county, and hearing
j said report has been set for Nov. 1,
1 . v . - v v.v. a. in . a i m nirn time
persons interested may appear and
make objections thereto, and if no ob
jections are filed, said report will be
approved at that time, and the under
signed wiii ask for an order of distri
bution, and wii! also ask to he di'
tl.arped. Ko k Island. 111. O. t. I. 11J.
ALilERT HL DER, Executor.
STEADY EFFORT !
WANTED Janitor work;
M.." care of The Argus.
WANTED To buy, display table for
dry goods, store. Phc-nu Rock Island
WANTED To do housecleaning by the
day. Inquire 745 Fourteentn-and-a-half
W ANTED Plain sewing at 831 Fourteenth-and-a-half
street. Phone Rock
WANTED Boarders, close in; also one
room for rent. Address "D. E.," care
of The Argus.
WANTED Lace curtains to launder at
144(1 Fourteenth street. Mrs. Luella
WANTED Sewing by first class dress
maker: prices very reasonable; at 715
FOR SALE One table, two Iron couch
es, and gas stove. Inquire 737 Fourteenth-and-a-half
WANTED To buy furniture, stoves;
will pay best price. Call Kniff, Mo
line 751; 1620 Third avenue, Moline.
WANTED Housewives to nsk their
grocer or butcher to show you
"Shane." or phone Rock Island 2471.
WANTED Housecleaning and washing.
Send postal with telephone and house
mJmber. Mrs. -A, Mueller. 515 Twenty-second
WANTED To buy. at once, five or six
room modern house; unless a bar
gain, don't answer. Address "Buy
er," care i-f The Argus.
WANTED To rent, nice furnished
room in. modern house, close in, very
reasonable. Phone Rock Island 1592
Xor further information.
WANTED A roommate, by roomer In
private home; large room, with sin
gle beds. Inquire 721 Seventeenth
street. Phone Rock Island 2500.
WANTED Furnace and chimney clean
Ins: wll; also repair chimneys, at rea
sonable prices: good work guaran
teed. Inquire G. W. Rind, 420 Ninth
street, or phone Rock Island 1053 .
WANTED Room and board,, or fur
nished room, by middle aged gentle
man with elderly couple or widow
government man; pay weekly;
state price for room and board, or
room. Address "W. E.."' care of The
WANTED Position as collector; ad
dress "A. B.," care of The Argus.
WANTED Position as janitor: private,
work preferred. Address "W. S.,"
care cf The Argus. '
WANTED By a married man, a steady
position as driver of delivery car or
wagon. Address "J. W.," care of The
WANTED Work on farm by the year
by experienced man with family;
must ltave house furnished. Inquire
B. Vansickle, 616 Sixth street, city.
WANTED Agents with some experi
ence in the portrait line. Apply M.
Winlield, Mew Harper, between 7 and
8 p. m.
CARL KUElil. Justice of the Peace
1609 Third avenue. Rock Lland. 111.
HENRY GAETHJE. proprietor Chlp
piannock nursery., Cut flowers and
designs of all kinds. City store, 1607
Second avenue, i'hone Rock Island
State of lUlnuis. Rock Island Coun
In the County Court of Rock Island
county, jlluiu-is. October terra, 1913, in
Attachment. Demand. $86.40 .
;.eir ti&rse? jiotci company vs. IL
Notice Is hereby given to you, the
said H .B. Gilmore, that a writ of at
tachment has been issued out of the
office of the clerk of the county court
of said county of Rock Island, at the
suit ot the said ,ew jiai ner Hotel com
pany, and against the estate of you, the
Mad II. B. Gilmore. for eighty-six and
forty one-hundredlhs dollars besides
interest, oirccteu to tne sneriff of said
county to execute, which said writ has
been returned by said sheriff executed
by levying on the north 5 feet of th
etst o feet of lot No. , in block No. 2;
and the north 60 feet of the. west xn
feet of lot No. 1. in block No. 2, In the
old town of Stephenson, now Kock Is
land, in the county uf Rock Island and
state or iinnois.
Now. unlets you. the said H. B. Gil
more, shall personally, be and appear be
fore the county court of said county, on
the first day of the next term thereof.
to be bolden at Rock Island, in said
county, on the first Monday in the
month of octoocr next, give special
ball and plead to said action, ludarment
will be entered against you in favor of
said plaintiff, and, the property attach
ed sold to satisfy the same, with costs,
HENRY B. HCBBARD. Clerk.
Rock Island 111. Sept. 4 1913.
Searle &. Marshall, plai miff s attor
State of Illinois Rock Island Couc-
VIi! the Circuit Court, 1913.
Pearl Pinson va Robert Pinson. In
Affidavit of r.oo-resldcnce of the
above named defendant having been
filed In the clerk's office of the circuit
court of said county, notice is there
fore hercbv given to the said non-resident
defendant that the complainant
filed her Mil of complaint In said court,
on the cranefcry. side thereof, on the
16th day of August. 1913. and that
thereupon a summons issued out of
said court, wherein said suit is now
pending, returtable on the first Monday
in the month of January next, ss is by
Now, unless yon. the said non-resident
def ndant above named. Robert
Pinion, shall personally be and appear
before said circuit court, on the first
day of the next term thereof, to be
holden at Rock Jfland. In arid for the
said county, on the first Monday In
Janusry next, and plead, answer or de
mur to tiie Cfaid cmnplainant's bo! of
complaint, Ihe same and the matters
and things therein charged and stated
v.-ill be taken as confessed, and a decree
entered against you according to tho
prayer of said hi'!.
GEORGE W. GAMBLE.-Clerk. '
Rock Inland. Ill- OvL 13. 131.
FOR SALE At a sacrifice, right-room
house, modern, partly finished in oak;
owner leaving city; must sell at once.
Address "Owner." care of The Argus.
FOR SALE A seven-room house, also
nine-room house, at Forty-second
street and Sixth avenue. Rock Island;
lot 60x150 feet. Inquire 4201 Sixth
FOR SALE Here Is a good buy for
some one: Lot 96x196, with five-room
house, fine location; five more houses
can be built on It; only $2,400. Eck
hart & Buffum.
FOR SALE: Now is the time to buy a
good Second avenue property. Every
year it is going up. If you want a
business property, see us at once.
Eckhart &. Buffum.
FOR SALE Have first class lot upon
which I will build five or six-room
house to suit purchaser "who tias
$300 or J400; balance monthly. Ad
dress "Builder," care of The Argus.
FOR SALE A fine home on Fourteenth-and-a-half
street; all modern,
east front, concrete sidewalks, pav
ed asphalt street; price, 33,500. Let
us show you this house; it Is a bar
gain. Eckhart & Buffum.
FOR SALE Lots In South Heights,
south of Aiken street, between
Twelfth and Seventeenth streets; on
easy terms; $25 down, balanco In five
years. E. W. Jtobinson. 1454 Rich
mond street. Phone Rock Island
FOR SALE Low In J. G. Schuermann's
Sixth addition, from Fifth to Seventh
street and Fourteenth avenue to
Eighteenth avenue; payments, 15
down, (5 per month . Iojjutre 1700
Sixth street. Phone Rock Island 1796.
FOR SALE Lots, In Glenwood, on Elm
street car line. Fourteenth avenue, be
tween Thirty-second and Thirty
fourth streets; lots $350 to $950; also
fine corner lot. Thirty-second street
and Thirteenth avenue, $550; 5 per
cent off for cash. A. W. Lamp, 3S11
Thirteenth avenue. Phone Bock Is
FOB SALE LANDS.
FOR SALE Good farms, north Mis
souri and Illinois, for merchandise;
can use two good merchandise stocks
for cash if .priced right. Patterson
Realty company, Warsaw, 111.
FOR SALB Weil Improved 120-acre
farm; six miles west of Andalusia.
For particulars, see F. J. Schave, the
owner, on tne piace.
FOR SALE 69-acre farm, well im
proved; new eight-room house, good
well, all buildings in good condi
tion; located three miies southwest of
Milan on Rldgewood road. 1. M.
Scarr, route 2. Milan.
FOR SALE MISCELLANEOUS.
FOR SALE Launch; call Rock Island
FOR SALE An upright oak folding
bed. Inquire 220 Third avenue.
FOR SALE Hupmoblle roadster, 1912
model. Phone Moline 513-X.
FOR SALE Pullets, 30c to 75c each, at
536 Webb street. South Rock Island.
FOR SALE Show cases and fixtures;
118 Eighteenth street. Kock island,
FOR SALE Hard coal stove for $10. in
good condition, at 1812 Fourth ave
nue. FOR SALE All kinds of heating
stoves, cheap; 331 Tenth street. Rock
FOR SALE Gray horse; also buggy:
at 1521 Second avenue Phone Kock
FOR SALE Hard coal stove In good
condition, $5. Inquire 1.2S Nine
teenth avenue. '
FOR SALE Good, serviceable driving
horse, cheap if taker at once; 31o
FOR SALE One hard coal burner In
first class condition. Inquire 716
FOR SALE New White Rotary sew
ing machine; price, $12.x inquire 4121
FOR SALE Tables, show esses and
fixtures at Photo Electric shop, lis
FOR SALE Good light delivery horse,
buggy and hsrness. for $35; come
quick; 1530 Sixth avenue.
FOR SALE One safe, three counters,
two floor cases and four other show
cases. Inquire 4loo Fourteenth ave
nue. FOR SALE A good heating stove, or
will trade for a road eart; 721 Sever?
tcenth street. Phono . Rock Island
FOR SALE: $160 buys a small automo
bile, good as new; party leaving city.
Inquire 112 Fourth avenue after 6
FOR SALE Free sewing machine, with
latest Improvements; cost $45; very
cheap; leaving city; at 1630 Sixth av-
FOR SALE Drop head sewing machine,
gwod as new. $S; also oilier furni
ture: selling out. Inquire loHO Sixth
FOR SALE Cheap, one male full blood
ed Scotch collie, 15 months old; 215
Ninth street. Phone Kock island
FOR SALE Choice single comb White
I.eghc-rn cockerels, $2 to $.'. each. In
quire Henry Fender & Sons, Port
FOR SALE One Radiant I'tilverKal
hard coal .burner In first olais ren
dition. Phone Rock Island 1599-X. or
lii t iiin-ana-a-nan avenue.
FOR SALE Am leaving town and offer
for sale rheap my entire household
furnltnings: also tine Kimball piano.
Apply at 1424 Sixteenth avenue.
FOR SALE Cheap, gc-od Ediaon cvlln
der graphaphone with '10 rerord;J
will trade for good bicycle. Inquire)
Ralph's lunch sland. opposite Central!
f.re station. ' :
srlCYt'LE AND MOTORCYCLES.
etc.; cut firiees: $35 Flying Merkle
bicycles at wholesale price. 1T or
ange and bine enameled; 2vS-2Iu'
"-ia't Third street. Davenport. 1
for this pap2f Bv Ca,I U
To the Stockholders of Rock Island
Southern Railway Company, and
to Whom It May Concern.
You are hereby notified that a spe
cial meeting of the stockholders of tho
Rock Island Southern Railway com
pany is called and will be held at the
Twentieth street office of Eaid com
pany, in Rock Island, 111., at 2 o'clock
p. m., on the 29th day of November,
The object of such meeting is:
To increase the capital stock of
said corporation, and the amount to
which it is proposed to Increase said
capital stock is $3,550,000.
To amend the charter of said com
pany so as to authorize said increase
of capital stock: to crease such part
thereof into preferred stock, with such
terms, conditions, preferences, rate of
interest, etc., as said stockholders may
deem best It is "proposed that $1,050,
000 be preferred 6 per cent cumulative
stock in -shares of $100 each and $2,
500,000 be common stock.-
To complete th purchase of, or
consolidation of the Aledo line and the
Alexis line with the line of said Rock
Island Southern Railway company,
and for the completion of arrange
ments for making payment for such
Aledo line and Alexis line; and for
amending the charter to permit this
company to operate its railway into
and through Aledo and Alexis and to
such other places as said stockholders
To ratify and approve the execution
of $2,500,000 bonds and the trust deed
and the amendment thereof securing
the same, and the issuance by said
company and certification and deliv
ery by said trustee ot $2,282,000 prior
to date hereof.
To authorize sale ot any or all of
said bonds; to authorize note issues;
and adopt plans and take such action
as may be deemed advisable for finan
cing said company.
To ratify and approve the change of
name to Rock Island Southern Railway
company; the enlargment of powers;
the former increase of capital stock to
$2,500,000; the construction of said
railway system and all other matters
in connection therewith, and operation
and financing thereof, and all proceed
ings and actions of those who have
been, or acted as officers and directors
of said company.
To consider and act on any and all
matters which pertain to satd com
pany and its affaire.
To considerthe advisability of pur
chasing the property of the Rock Is
land Southern Railroad company rr of
consolidating therewith or purchas
ing the corporation stock thereof or
any of its bonds, or of leasing said
railroad for ninety-nine years and to
authorize and approve the doing of
any and all of such things.
To consider and authorize, if deemed
advisable, a n?w bond issue of not ex
ceeding $20,000,000; and if a new bond
issue is authorized, then to authorize
an Increase in the capital stock to not
To consider and authorize, if deemed
advisable, the construction of a line
into Rock Island and the purchase ot
any railroad for any part if such dis
tance and also the purchase of any ex
tension for 6uch line.
This meeting is called by the direc
tors of said company; by a majority
in interest of the stockholders of said
company and by the President of said
ROCK ISLAND SOUTHERN RY. CO.
(Seal) By E. C. Walsh, F'resident.
Attest: J. W. Walsh, Secretary.
ROCK ISLAND CONSTRUCTION CO.
By M. A. Walsh, Vice President.
WESTERN SECURITIES CO.
By J. W. Walsh, Treasurer.
Directors: E. C. Walsh, M. A. Walsh.
George H. Hlgbee, H. C. Lightner,
John J. Ryan. C. 11. Read, E. C.
Walsh, - Jr., J. W. Walsh. C. II.
Walsh, A. E. Walsh, E. J. Walsh.
ABSTRACTS OP TITLE.
tinued to date covering any real es
tate in the county. Prompt and ac
curate service at reasonable rates.
Rock Island Title A Abstract com
pany; J. J. Ingram, president; W. J.
, l-'weeney, secretary; 200-203. second
floor. People's National bank build
ing. Rock Island.
COLLECTIONS MADE Hard accounts
and claims ccUected. William M.
Walker, lawyer. $11 Peoples Bank
Estate of Mar-.' E. fij.ur. deceased.
Ti.e undersigned having been ap
pointed administrator of ;tje estate of
Mary E. Custer, late of tiie county of
Kock Island, f ate of Illinois, deceased
hereby gives notice that he will appear
oeforo the Hon. Benjamin Bell, judgfi of
the probate court of Kock I.iland coun
ty, at tne prolate court room. In the'
city of Rock Island. at the January!
term, on the first Monday in January
next, at wmch time ail persons having i
claims against said estate are notified j
and requested to atter.d for the purpose
of having the same adjusted. Ail per- I
.'!.- iiiwuwj iu --iiu estate are re
quested to make immediate payment to
Dated 23lli day of 8'ptember. A. It
ISIS. J. M. CCSTEK.
iil'fjon. Hurst St SUfToid. attorneys
with quite a sum of ""
money. The finder may; .
keep it as I have found
- another way to get my
money back, by just j .
stepping into' Johnnie .''
Jones' Jewelry Parlors
and from now on do all '
my Diamond and Jewel- 'j;;
.ry trading and clock and
watch repairing with a !
firm that is reliable and
absolutely responsible j
for each and every deal.
Proud to. say we have no t'
vitlorar Virrlr nr murn "t
shop but a real bank for
all kinds of collateral
and personal loans. No- : ;
embarrassment to do
business with our per- ,
s'onal bank for it's nice "
enough for any woman
or man of the land. Yes, m
New York City has a 7-
bank just like ours, but '
no other place west has
one excepting Rock Is f j
land, 111., 1619 Second j
avenue, where you can -Li
get real bargains or a1
loan on furniture, piano,
diamonds, jewelry, !
watches, pearls, high j
grade guns or any ar-
ticlc of value and will 1
be strictly safe. Private j
and cheap. Wc buy for j
cash or will exchange
for your old gold and j
silver. Also cash for old I
watches and jewelry. 1
Now, then, any evening S
you arc tlown town just j
take a peep at our win- i
dow and store, as we arc
open every evening and j
known' all over town
and state as the cele- j
Grit Eafi .
'1 . 1
Bock Island, 111
Phone Rock Island 177 !?
i6ig Second Avenue, t,;r
Jones for Loans, Jones :
for Loans, Jones for -a
Loans. Which is a swell
thing to be in every