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Rock Island .Daily Argu
XXXVII. NO- 87
HOCK ISLAND, SATURDAY. FEBRUARY 2, 1889,
PRICE FIVE CENTS.
RHEUMATISM M NEURALGIA
rcv twin diseases cause untold suffering.
IVH'ton admit that they are difficult to cure-
Mi uotneir patients. Fame's
Celery Compound has per
manently cured the worst
cast's ot rheumatism and
neuralgia so say tuiwo who
have used lu
flavin? rtwn troubled
with rheumat Ikiii at the knee
and foot tor tlve years, I whs
HlinoHt uniihle Uigft iiroiind.
and was wry often rontlueil
to my bed for weeks tit a
time. I used only one bot-
mm I i i'l mm- n I'lt"! J Ulll-
fl pound, and was pwfivlly
11 cured. I can now (timp
W around, and feel as lively as
V a boy." Fhnk Cakoi i."
l.oo. Six for f. 00. DruirclstH.
Mammoth testimonial paper free.
WKLts. IlictuHDsnN Co..Prop8.,BurllnRton.Vt.
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Second Avenue, opposite Harper House. The choicest Imported
WINES AND LIQUORS.
Imported and Key West Cigars, a peoialty.
' Palne's Celery Compound has been a God.
send to me. For the past two years I have suf
fered with neuralgia ot the heart, doctor afivr
doi'torfaUluiftocure me. I have now taken
nearly four bottles of the Compound, and am
free from the complaint. I feel very grateful
to you." t'H as. IL Lewis, Central Village, Ct.
"I hnve been preatly amtcted with acute
rheumatism, and could find no relief until I
used I'nlue'M vlery Compound. After using
wlx lMttles of flits medlclno 1 am now cured ot
Samukl 11UTCUIN80N, So. Cornish. N. n.
Effects Lasting Cures.
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other cures as marvelous as these. copies ot
letters sent to any address. Pleasant to take,
does not disturb, but aids digestion, and enllre-
ly vegetable; a child can take It. wnat sths
j use of suffering longer with rheumatism or
I neuralgia .'
omd ice Livinnupan Lactatcd Food art Ilmlthu,
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Ilose, Fire Brick. Etc.
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W guarantee everv one perfect, nn'l will send Cnpa,
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Safety Heating toilers, and Contrac
Itora for furnishing and laying
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Telephone 1144. IleaiUcnoc Telephone 100.
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is on nil of our boxes,- a
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A Hook of Useful Information.
Tbe Chicago Daily Netet Almanac and
Political Register for 1889 has come from
the press, being the fifth successive pub
lication of this valuable work, and a pe
rusal of its contents shows it to be not
only more complete and consequently
more useful than any of its predecessors,
but it ia the ben work of its kind ever
issued, especially for the people of the
northwest where it will find its greatest
number of realers. Among the more
prominent features are the following:
The army, active and retired list, regi
ments, officers aid stations; our foreign
carrying trade; the fifth-first congress;
votes for membt rs and delegates for con
gress by districts: constitution of the
United Stales at d history of its adoption;
duties and imports; diplomatic and con
sular service of the United States; the
public debt; election returns by counties
for all president al candidates in all the
states; sporting events in the Year 1838;
foreign immigration sines 1875; Grand
Army of the Republic; Illinois civil list;
chairmen of county committees, state le
gislature and vol e for members and rote by
towns for president; judiciary and courts
of the United States; national govern
ment civil list; national guard in the
seven northwestern states; the navy act
ive and retired list, vessels, stations and
officers of yards; pensions number of
claims 1888, number of pensions and cost
since 1860; national platforms, all parties
1888; slate platf arms northwestern states;
state central committees; rank of the
states in area, t opulation and products;
capitals, governors, area, population and
electoral vote of states; comparison of all
tan IT since 1789 on principal imports;
capitals, governors, area and population
of, and facts about the territories; popu
lar vote since 1S2S; vote for candidates
at national conventions.
Persons desiring this valuable book of
information sh iuld address Victor F.
Lawson, publisher "The Daily Newt Al
TonlK hi' Att rnctloo.
Tonight at Harper's theatre Diincan
Clark's female minstrel troupe will cive
an eotertainmant. The Boston Globe
says of the con pan j :
Duncan Clsrk's Lady Minstrel com
pany, wuh a large coterie of specialty
artists thrown , formiou a double com
pany, as it were, is the attraction at the
Windsor theatte this week. That it is
worth seeiDg Is shown bv the two tre
uiendous housi s w liich greeted the per-
formt rs yesterday. The first pnrt, a lady
minBtrel scent-, introduced 30 pleasing
voung ladies in attractive costumes
The afterpiece was a burlesque on "Er
minie." "The Arrival of Sullivan," etc
introduced the entire company.
feature was tb-i dudes' parade, and the
costuming throughout was thoroughly in
good taste. The programme is one that
cannot fail to pack the cosy South End
theatre afternoon and evening for the
balance of the week.
IMr. ( able j Valuable I'rrrhase.
The Chicago Dai' Ncic$ of yesterday
The first Arreriean edition of the "Po
ems of Koberi Burns, bearing the auto
graph and bo )k-plate of George Wash
ingioti, which has been on exhibition at
McClurg's, in this city, for several weeks
was sold day Itfore yesterday to Mr. B
T. Cable, of Rock Island, for 150
There is but one other copy of this first
American edition known to be in exist
enee. We think that Mr. Cable basse
cured a genuine prize, and we are antueed
that our weal'by bibliomaniacs suffered
the precious book to get out of Chicago
The All Abinrbin-r Topic.
The old settler has been ransacking his
memory to fin 1 a parallel to the present
mild winter, and at last states that in
1845 the farmers plowed every month i
the year from Dec . to Dec. The grass
grew all winter and wild dunks were seen
almost daily end the boys went skattn
barefooted anl rode down hills on sleds
in their shirt Hleevea, and tbe young la
dies carried pt.rasols while out sleigh rid
ing. Oh, 1345 was a mild winter and n
Feb 1 Diraock. Gould & Co. to Mile
A. Collins. pt swj, 32. 17, 4w, f 150
John PeteiiB to Peter Hagge, lot
Petcn's addition to Moline, $G5U.
To the Creditor of M llliain Itamklll
Notice "is hereby given that William
Ramskill, of tbe city of Rock Island
county of Rock Island, state, of Illinoi
did on the 17 b day of December, 1888,
make an assignment to me of his estate
to pay debt lor the benefit of his credit
ors, that I have this day qualified as such
assignee in the rounty court of sai
county. The above niuned creditors will
therefore present their claims against
said Rampkill to me under oath or affir
mation, withii three months from this
date as required by law.
Gi;oitOE Foster. Assignee.
Rock Island, 111., this 20th day of Dec.
A man who has practiced medicine for
40 years, oug it to know salt from sugar;
read what he says:
Toledo, O., Jan. 10, 1887.
Messrs. F. J. Cheney & Co. Gentle
men: 1 have been in the general
practice of medicine for most 40 years,
and would say that in all my practice and
experience, b ive never seen a prepara
tion that I could prescribe with as much
confidence of success as I can Hall's
Catarrh Cur 3, manufactured by you.
Have prescribed it a great many times
and its effect is wonderful, and would
say in conclusion that I have yet to find
a case of catt.rrh that it would not cure,
if they would take it according to direc
tions. Yours truly,
L. L. Gorstjcb. M. D.,
Office, 215 Summit street.
We will ri"e tl00 for any case of
catarrh that tan not be cured with Hall's
Catarrh Cure. TakeD Internally.
F. J Chewey & Co.. Props., Toledo. O.
CJSolcrby druggists, 75c.
An eighty acre farm in Bowling own
ship, being the south half of the north
west quarter of section twentysone. and
being a poition of tbe farm forma rly
owned bv Jaines Todd, all under cultiva
tion, and wil. be sold on easy terms. For
particulars call or address E. E. Par
menter, attorney at law. Rock Island,
For Bale. ...
A good two-story brick house for sale
cheap, in good repair in lower part of the
citv. Also vacant lot in same locality
Enquire of 3J.-'E. Pasminter, lawyer,
Ice cream at Erell & Math's.
Duke's preferred stock cigarettes at
Krell & Math's; try them.
Rooms for rent, furnished or not; rent
low to right parties. Address Z.
For Rent Two rooms over my mer
chant tailoring establishment.
A. D. Huesing, real estate and insur
ance sgent. Office No. 1603 Second ave
nue, Rock Island.
Try our home made caramels and
taffy. We make the
finest and know
thev are made from the best and purest
materials. Krell & Math, confectioners.
For pale A handsome lot on the cor
ner of second avenue and Thirteenth
street, in whole or in part. Will be
sold cheap as the owner wishes to leave
The Royal Insurance company, cf Eng
land, has the largest surplus of any fire
nsurance company in the world. A. D.
Huesing, agent, office No. 1608 Second
avenue, Rock Island,
Insure in the Boylston Insurance Co.,
of Boston, Mass., organised 1872. As
sets nearly $1,000,000. E. W. Hurst,
agent. Office over Rock Island National
E. E. Parmenter, attorney ai law.
Makes collections, loans money and will
attend to any legal business intrusted to
him. Office, postofflce block. Rock Isl
and, Ills. ds&wly
Don't forget to serve your card parties
with ice cream which is put up in the
shape of a card and has the cut of a card
on top. This is something new and no
trouble to serve. Krell & Math will
give you any number of them.
Goods can be bought at the intelligence
office, 1523 Second avenue, on better
terms than anywhere; small monthly
payments. Rogers' best silverware, war
ranted, lace curtains, rugs, albums, or
gan bibles, clocks, wringers and books.
Call and see goods. I sell from the lar
gest factories in the United States.
Agents wanted. Joseph MoA.lis.ter.
Barth ft Babcock, Dentists.
No, 1724 Second avenue. Special atten
tion paid to saving the natural teeth and
inserting teeth without plates.
Taxes Row Dne.
W. J. Oahagen, tax collector of the
city-township of Rock Island, has opened
an office in the county treasurers office,
court house, and is readv to receive the
taxes of 1833, now due.
yourself in life insurance. You will find
the renewable term policy of the Provi
dent Savings Life Assurance society of
New York to be the best, the cheapest
and the fairest. Avoids the unnecessa
rily hiuh cost of level premiums and tbe
uncertainty and insecurity of assessment
insurance. Net cost for $10.(HKI for year
1887. Age 25. 107.00; age 35. $121.60;
age 40. $169.00; ace 50. if 199.80.
LlEBERKNECIIT & OLMSTEAD,
No. 1712 Second ave.. Rock Island.
In the single industry of iron and
steel in this country 37 750 men are em
ploved, who receive two weeks 1939.500
in wages, or 23,487,500 a year.
Is Ccnsnmpuon Iscurabel
Read the following: Mr. C. II. Mor
ris, Newark, Ark., says: "Was down
with Abscess of Lungs, and friends and
physicians pronounced me an Incurable
Consumptive. Bean taking Dr. King's
New Discovery for Consumption, am
now ou my third bottle, and able to over
sec the work on my farm. It is the finest
medicine ever made."
Sesse Middlewart, Decatur. Ohio, says:
"Had it not been for Dr. King's New
Discovery for Consumption I would have
died of lung troubles. Was given ui by
doctors. Am now in best of health.
Try it. Sample bottles free at Hartz &
Bahnsen's drug store.
This remedy is becoming so well known
and so popular as to need no special men
tion. AH who have used Electric Bitters
sing tbe same song of praise. A purer
medicine does not exist and it is guaran
teed to do all thatis claimed. Electric
Bitters will cure all diseases of the liver
and kidneys, will remove pimples, boils.
salt rheum and other affections caused by
impure blood. Will drive Malaria from
tbe system and prevent as well as cure
all Malarial fevers. For cure of head
ache, constipation and indigestion try
Electric Bitters Entire satisfaction guar
anteed, or money refunded. Price 50
cents and f 1.00 per bottle at Hartz &
Bahnsen's drug store.
bucklen's arnica salve.
The best salve in the world for cuts,
bruises, sores, ulcers, salt rheum, fever
sores, tetter, chapped hands, chilblains,
corns and all skin eruptions, and posi
tively cures piles, or no pay required. It
is guaranteed to give perfect satisfaction
or money refunded. Price 25 cents per
box. t or sale bv Hartz & Bahnsen.
American wagons have the market in
South America, and the American wheel
barrow is to be met with in -every por
tion of China and Japan.
To ullow prejudice or ignoranoe to get
the bolter of good judgement. It has been
conclusively proven that constipation.
bad breath, dyspepsia, kidney affections,
and all diseases of tbe livar, stomach and
bowels have been cured by simply taking
Simmons Liver Regulator. It is harm
less, not unpleasant, and easily procured,
so there is no reason to be ignorant of
this remedy we especially commend to
your notice for trial.
They do not beat spears into pruning
nooks up at Troy; but the gun foundry
up there has taken a contract to build a
wrought-iron railroad bridge.
Nearly all diseases originate from in
action of the liver, and this is especially
tbe case with chills and fever, intermit
tent fevers and malarial diseases. To
save doctors' bills and ward disease, take
Simmons' Liver regulator, a medicine
that increases in popularity each year,
and has become the most popular and
best endorsed medicine in the market for
the cure of liver or bowel diseases.
Telegraph. Dubuaue. Iowa.
We will pay the above reward for any
case of liver complaint, dyspepsia, sick
headache. Indigestion, constipation or
costivenesfl we cannot cure with West
Vegetable Liver Pills, when the directions
are strictly complied with. They are
purely vegetable, and never fail to give
satisfaction . Large boxes containing 80
sugar coated pills, 25c For sale by all
druggists. Beware of counterfeits and
Imitations. The genuine manufactured
only by John U. WestAUo., W W
Madison St, Chicago. Si.
From a DruBgut
Palatka. Fla.. May 31. 1837.
The demand for Botanic Blood Balm.
(B. B. B.) is such that I now buy it m
half gross lots, and I unhesitatingly say
that iny customers are well pleased.
TEN TEARS WITH RHEUMATISM .
Newton. N. C. June 25. 1887.
Gentlemen: I am pleasured in say
ine I have been a great sufferer of rheu
matism for ten years, and I have exhaust-
fid almost every known remedy without
relief. I was told to try a. a a. wmcn
I did after lone procrastination, and with
tne experience of three bottles, I am al
most a healthy man. 1 take it as a part
of my duty to make known your wonder
ful blood purifier to suffering humanity,
and respectfully ask you to mail me one
of your books of wonders.
Respectfully. w l hiorehhad.
The winter in the south is said to be a
mixture of a cool spring with a warm
autumn, a description that might be ap
plied with equal accuracy to the portta-
AOV1CK lO AuTHSKB.
Are you disturbed at night and broken
of your rest by a sick child suffering and
crying with pain pf cutting teethT If so,
send at once and get a bottie oi Mrs.
Winslow's Soothing Syrup for children
teething. Its value is incalculable.
K will relieve the poor little sufferer im'
mediately. Depend upon it mothers,
there is no mistake about it. It cures
dysentery, diarrhoea, regulates the stom
ach and bowels, cures wind colic, soft
ens the gums, reduces inflammation, and
gives tone and energy to the whole sys
tem. Mrs. Winslow's Sootling Svrup
for Children Teething is pleasant to the
taste, and is the prescription of one of
the oldest and best female nurses and phy--
sicians in the United Mates, and is for
sale by all druggists throughout the
world. Price 25 cents per bottie.
There is one kind of raw material that
is pretty plentiful iu the campaign year.
It is the hurrah material.
Some Fooish Peooio
Allow a cough to run until it gets beyond
the reach of medicine They often sav.
"Ob, it will wear away, but in most
cases it wears them away. Could they be
induced to try the successful medicine
called Kemn'g Balsam, which is sold on a
positive guarantee to cure, they would
immediately see tbe excellent effect after
taking the first dose. Price 50 cents and
$1. Trial size free. At all druggists'.
The new course in journa'ism at Cor
nell university is pronounced a great suc
In the pursuit of the gooi things of
his world we anticipate too much; we
eat out the heart and sweetness of world
ly pleasures by delightful forethought of
them. The results obtained from the use
of Dr. Jones' Red Clover Tonic far exceed
all claims. It cures dyspepsia, and all
stomach, liver, fcirtnev and Madder
troubles. It is a perfect tonic, appetizer.
blood purifier, a sure cure for ague and
malarial diseases. Price, 50 cents, of
The annual income of the population
of the United Kingdom is estimated at
The Population of Rock Island
Is about 2(1.000, and we should say at
least one half are troubled with some af
fection of the throat and lungs, as those
complaints are. according to statistics.
more numerous tnun oihers. We would
advise all our readers not to neglect the
opportunity to call on their drucgist and
get a bottle of Kemp's balsam for tbe
throat and lungs- Trial size free. Large
bottles 50c and fl. Sold by all drug
What is more attractive "han a pretty
face with a fresh, bright complexion? For
it use Pozzoni's powder.
"Makes the lives of many people mise-.able,
and often leads to self-destruction. Distress
after eating, sour stomach, sick headache,
heartburn, loss of appetite, a taint, " all gone "
feeling, bad taste, coated tongue, and Irregu
larity of the bowels, are
DiStrOSS some of the more common
Aft&T symptoms. Dyspepsia does
not get well ot itself. It
Eating requires careful, persistent
attention, and a remedy like Hood's Sarsii
parllla, which acts gently, yet surely anil
efficiently. It tones the stomach and other
organs, i-eRiUates tha digestion, creates a
good appetite, and by tlius Sick
overcoming the local symp
toms removes the sympa- MGauaCnO
thetic effects of the disease banishes the
headache, and refreshes the tired mind.
" I havo been troubled with dyspepsia. I
had but little appetite, and what I did eat
Hfnrt distressed nic, or did me
burn after eating I would expe
rience a falntness, or tired, all-gona feeling,
as though I had not eaten anything. My trou
ble, I think, was aggravated by my business,
which is that of a painter, and from being
more or less shut up In a SOUT
room with fresh paint Last e4,.Q
spring I took Ilood's Sarsa- otomacn
rilla took three bottlos. It did me an
Immense amount of good. It gave me an
appetite, and my food relished and satisfied
the craving I had previously experienced."
Oeouqe A. Paoe, Watortown, Mass.
Bold by all druggist, gl; tlx for fo. Prepared onlj
by C. I. HOOD & CO., Apothecaries, Lowell, Ha.
IOO Doses One Dollar
J. A. GENUNG,
The popular and reliable Grocer,
Cor. Eighth St. and Third Ave.,
will sell you
as cheap as they ran be sold.
He pays the highest market price for
and always has a nice stock
Promptly and neatly executed by the Aaoce Job
t9"Speclal attention paid to.qpaimerolal work
AIL PAINS K3 IKFUKM&TICN3.
Sore Throat, Diphtheria.
Te the Extract proflintly. Delay is
dangerous. Belief aiwnrcd.
Sores, Sprains, Bruises.
It Is cooling, cleansing, and Healing.
rnnU Pond's Kxtrart is ontmr
LiCUa! III. paBBcd for Catarrh, Cold in tha
llead. Ax. (See papre u, in Book of Di
rections wrapped around each bottle.)
xso otner preparation
rases of these oiKtrw-si
l'oud's Extract. T
None, or from any can
has cored mora
rases of these dintroi-ning complaints than
l'oud's Extract. Try it I
Bleedlne from the
None, or from any causa, is cpscdlly con-
troliecl ana stopped.
DSIae Pond's Extract Is undoubtedly
lllrjjli the best remedy known for Piles.
The nee of l'ond'i Extract Ointment
1b connection with the Extract is highly
recommended. (See p. 15, Book of Direc
tions wrapped around each bottle.)
Female Complaints, major-
ity of female dicea? es the Extract can oe
need, as i well known, with tbe greatest
benefit. Full directions accompany each
Pond's Extract is Known Everywhere.
It is nPd in the household of ths President as
well as that of the humblest citizen; by mem-
hers of Hie army and Hie navy, the Bar and tha
Bench, 1 lie pulpit aud the press ail rank and
Classes oi peopio.
n J r'-.l t Has been hnitated.
rUIIU 3 CAll tlUl The genuine has
the words ' l'onil's Extract " blown in
the class and our picturo trade-mark on
surrounding buff wrapjier. Jione oiher ia
trenuine. Always insist on having l'ond's
Extract. Take no other preparation.
It it never totd in lull or by mermen.
Sold everywhere, Prices, 60c., $1, $1.75.
Prepared only by POXP'S EXTRACT CO.,
73 5th, Ave.. ITew York.
n n t) ESTA3L SHED 1851 l I BO So.
3lUBturC5i!( chjcag0 S. JCIarkSt.
The Regular Old-EstarjllsnefJ
PHYSICIAN AND SUHCECN
Is still Treating with the Greatest
TTTT nnrl CnfPrCC
Cbronic, Mans and Private Diseases.
jsNERVOU3 DEBILITY, Lost Man-
nooa, railing memory, E.ximutw.ig iia.us.
Terrible Dreams. Head and Back Ache and all
the effect!) eadins to early decay and jrh..p Con
sumption or Insanity, treated scientifically by new
methods with never-failing success.
SYPHILIS and aV bad Blood and Skin
Diseases nermanentlv cured.
-KIDNEY and URINARY complaints,
Gleet, Gonorrhoea, Stricture, Varicocele and
all diseases of the Uenito-L'r nwv Orc:ins cured
promptly without injury 10 Stomach, Kidneys or
ai-No experiments. Aee and experience
important. Consultation free and sacred.
a c!id 4 cms potae f t Celebrated Works
on Chronic, Nervous and Delicate Diseases
it- Those cntennvatinz M.-arnarr srn for Dr.
Clarke's celebrated euide Male and Female, each
is cents, both S5 cents (stamps). Consult the eld
Doctor. A frietii!y letter rr call may save future
sun -rini: and shrme, arid aud polder years to liie
5-U-ok "Life's (Secret) Errors," 50 cents
(stamps). Medicine and wiitinjs sent everywhere,
sicurc from exposure. Hours, S to 8. Sundayi
9 to 12 Address
F. D. CLARKE, M. D.,
186 So. Clark St.. CHICAGO, ILL.
THE k'QUnE SAVINGS 8AsK
(Charted bv the Legislature of Illinoi.)
MOL1NK, - ILLS.
Open daily from 9 A M. to 8 P. M .. and on Tues
day and !)aiuraiT r.vtmuKS iro.u , 10
Interest allowed on Despoeits at the rate
of 3 per Cent, per Annum.
Deposits received in amount9 of I
$1 and Upwards.-
SECURITY AND ADVANTAGES.
The private property of the Trustees is repon- I
idble 10 the depositors. The officers are pronibt-1
ted from borrowing any of its monpyn. Minors
and married women protecu-d by special law.
OrncEB : 8. W. Whiklck, President; ,Iohs
Good. ice President : C. F. Htaixw T. Cashiei
Trustees: S W. Wheclock. Porter Skinner,
C W. Lobdcll, elson Chester. II. W. Can doe. C.
T (iranlz, A S. Wright, C. F. H miiwuy, John
nrA . T U lK.. IT S'ln,.nnl
rjTThe only chartered avii,gs Bank in Rock
iUss zM k y S
valuing their eonip;cxlon should secure a
SAMPLE BOX (CRATIS1
f the latest imported and unanimously acknowl
edged as liiu le"t
Guaranteed to b nerfectlv harmless. Imperrpptl-
hle. tiun-Mle anrt inri-IDIe. lor ale everywhere.
l... uml Ml nri Rax. Ask yout 1
druui;it lor It or write lor postud sample box to I
J. F. LLOYD & CO., Sole Importers,
IT and Wanhlncton Hlrrpt. IIK'AOO.
LOTOS FMiE POWDER
Fob Balk by the Following Dbcggists
Marshall & Fisher,
Hartz & Bahnsen,
and Frank Nadler.
Pain and In-
Taste & SniU
Try the Cure
A particle Is applied into each noetril and la
agreeable. Price 50 canti at Drug -Hie; bv in nil,
rrgtt-tered, 90 c-iiu. LY BKOTUKKS, M War
ren (treat. New Fork.
GOLD MEDAL, PAE13, 18V8,
r-' Warranted a'ffefMtwre
CoeM, from liich the excru ot
f, ., .1. .j- a
IHan tf,.c .e. iitm nicnyii.
V Coc'a mixed with Starch, attqw-
root or fruenr. and Is therefore far
more eciiuuiKat, ruxfiny icinu
oti crnt a K. It is dellclooa,
nourlahlng, atrcngthenlng, eaally
r.ipeated, and aumlrably adaptea
for Invalids as wall as for persons
80 Id by Grorers everywhere.
W.BAKER & CO., Eorctester, Mass.
feig G COStlVC .Hunt.
sal satisfaction In tbe
cure of Gonorrhoea and
Gleet. I prescribe It and
feel safe in recoinmcn d
lus; It to all sufTcrcrs.
Sold by Druggists.
Lr I' s
Kill I f Rfflt
f TO 6 DATS.Xj
I Qewaatoaa dm
T 1 ' ill
t W I Mfl 1 J
SANTA CLAUS SOAP is the best in
scrubbing, &c For sale by all grocers at 5c. a cake. f
N. K. FAIRBANK & CO., Manufacturers, Chicago, III.
-Kid Button Stioe-
1622 Second Avenue.
UNACQUAINTED WITH THE GEOGEAPHT OF THE COUNTRY, WILL OBTAIN
MUCH VALUABLE INFORMATION FROM A STUDY OF THIS MAP OF
THE GREAT ROC1C ISLAND ROUTE.
(Chicago, Bock Island & Pacific and Chicago. Kansns f; Nebraska Kys.)
It9 main lines, branches and extensions c-eRt, northwpst and southwest
Include Chicago, Joliet, Ottawa, Peoria, La Salle, -Moline, Rock Island in
ILLINOIS Davenport, Muscatine, Ottumwa, Oskaioosa, West Liberty, Iowa
City, Des Moines, Knoxville, Winterset, Atlantic, Audubon, Harlan, Guthrie
Centre, and Council Bluffs in IOWA Minneapolis and St. Paul in MINNE
SOTA Watertown and Sioux Falls in DAKOTA Gallatin, Trenton, Cameron,
St. Joseph, and Kansas Citv in MISSOURI Beatrice, Fairburv, and Nelson
in NEBRASKA Horton, Topeka, Hutchinson, Wichita., Belleville, Norton,
Abilene, Caldwell, in KANSAS Colorado Spring's, Denver, Pueblo, in COLO
RADO. Traverses new and vast areas of rich farminpr and grazing lands.
affording1 the best facilities of intercommunication to older States and to all
towns and cities in Southern Nebraska, Kansas, Colorado, Utah, New
Mexico, Indian Territory, Teitas, Arizona, Idaho, California, and Pacific
coast and trans-oceanic Seaports.
SOLID FAST VESTI3ULE EXPRESS TRAINS
Of Palace Coaches leading all competitors in splendor of equipment and
luxury of accommodations run throuarh daily between Chicago and Colo
rado Springrs, Denver and Pueblo. Similar MAGNIFICENT VESTIBULE
TRAIN SERVICE daily between Chicago and Council Bluffs (Oroahat, and
between Chicago and Kansas Citv. Elegant Day Coaches. Dining Cars,
Reclining Chair Cars (PREEi, and Palace Sleeping Cars. California Excur
sions daily. Choice of routes to and from Salt Lake Citv, Portland, Los
Angeles, San Diego, San Francisco, and intervening localities. Quick time,
prompt connections and transfers in Union Depots.
THE FAMOUS ALBERT LEA ROUTE
Runs superbly equipped Express Trains dally each way between Chicago.
Rock Island, Atchison, St. Joseph, Leavenworth, Kansas City and Minne
apolis and St. Paul. The Favorite Tourist Line to the scenic resorts, and
hunting and fishing grounds of the Northwest. Its Watertown Branch
courses through the most productive lands of Northern Iowa, Southwestern
Minnesota, and East Southern Dakota.
THE SHORT LINE VIA SENECA AND KANKAKEE offers facilities to
travel between Cincinnati, Indianapolis, Lafavette, and Council Bluffs, 6t
Joseph, Atchison, Leavenworth, Kansas City, Minneapolis, and St. Paul.
For Tickets, Maps. Folders, or desired information, apply to any Coupon
Ticket Office In the United States or Canada, or address
E. ST. JOHN,
And Dealers in Flour, Feed, Baled Hay and Straw, Crockery
Glassware, Cutlery, Etc.
CsF'Sleamahip Agency and remittance to any part of Europe.
601 and 603 Ninth Street, Rock Ialtnd, 111. .
Dealer in Choice Wines, Lipors
BEER AJ$T OIG-A.RS,
J. X. DIXON,
And Dealer in Mens Fine Woolens.
1706 Second Avenue
W. A. Q-UTHRIE,
ISaccessor to Oatbrie Colina.)
Contractor and Builder,
ROCK ISLAND, ILL.
sT"Plans and estimate furnished. A specialty made of fine work All order attended to
piomptly and satisfaction guar nteed.
Office and Phop No. 1818 Third Avenue-
Friends, Washerwomen, House
keepers, Lend me your ears, and hear me
for my cause.
The Soap I come to speak about
is the Great Santa Claus.
'Tis good for every purpose.
For which a soap is needed.
And joy will bring to
Who has wise counsel
spent a nickel, just to
What wonders it will do,
To lighten labor, save expense
And make things bright and new.
Extract from Prof. Soop'tm't Uetmn cm
Tie Moral Infimnc ffSf."
the market for washing, scouring, cleaning,
BUY A PAIR
E. A. HOLBROOK,
Gen'l Tioket ft Pais. Agent.
No. 1717 Second Avenue, Rock Island.