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THE HOCK ISTJCNTV ARGU8. THURSDAY, JULY 25, 188JJ.
Cook Stoves Ranges,
RIVERSIDE OAK STOVES,
Boynton Celebrated Furnaces,
-MASON & DAVIS'
Wrought Steel Ranges-
-and Steel Dome Furnaces.
."Estimates for Heating and Ventilating formated on application.
1617 Second avenne,
Rook Island, Ills.
TUESDAY AND WEDNESDAY, July 9 and 10.
Regular price 75o. Clearing price 48c.
All late styles. These prices are for Ihe9e days only.
KINGSBURY & SON,
1705 Secend Avenue.
--TTfr. 'ir,mur.'w n
In competition with the Leading Refrigerators of the
United States received the highest award for economy
of ice, using only 12 17 as much ice as its best compet
itorand9.17 as much as one of its would be competitors.
possesses the only provision chamber free from odors, produces a dry
cold air which no ohter can equal, and has preserved fresh meats three
weeks in the hottest weather. Produces better results with less ice
than any other Refrigerator. The flues of the
do not require cleaning as do other makes, being perfectly and scien
tifically constructed, the cold dry air by constant circulation keeps it
sweet and clean. The best made, best , finished and handsomest Re
frigerator in the market. There are more ALASKA. Refrigerators in
use in K x L Island than all others.
WILL1RD BAKER & CO.,
SOLE AGENTS FOR ROCK ISLAND,
Opposite Harper House.
SO MUCH IS DONE.
The board of education beld . a special
meeting in Director Knowlton'a office!
The Second Avenue Commissioners yesterday, the board of education rooms
C.p., te Their Lab.. ZTLZST S." Zl
was authorized to renew all time orders
Home latereattBK 'tei fi csa Their I taj mgj expire by August 1 with a limit I & K
Sale will continue
A few more days at the M. & E.
Fresh smoked tongue at May's.
Men's fine worsted suits f 5 at the M .
Kenort ta the 'auty CoartThe
Aaaeanment, and Hew by Whoa
it la te be H r.
The Seconl avenue paring assess
ment commissioners, Messrs. II. C. Con
nelly, W. A. Schmitt and V. M. Bland-
ing, have completed their labors and
have tiled their report with the clerk of
Of f 10.000.
The committee on general supplies was
authorized to purchase the necessary
amount of coal for next winter's use from
the Coal Valley Mining company at nine
and one-half cents, payable one year from
date of delivery.
The bond of C. F. Lynde as treasurer
of the board in the sum of $25,000 with
the signatures of Messrs. C. F. Lynde,
the county court
The papers tiled include the petition of I Phil Mitchell and P. L. Mitchell, was ap
the city of Rock Island, special as-1 proved
Architect HarnmaU was instructed to
make the walls of the first floor of the
new No. 5 building sixteen inches in
stead of twelve, the cost not to exceed
f'200. The architect was also in
structed to build the north and west
walls of dressed stone with such a shape
as to save filling, and reduce the grade
from an angle of 40 to 25 degrees, and
to change the windows of the basement
floor on the west and north side from
twelve to eight inches, if he thought
sessment notice, the ordinance, com-
misaioners' otth, the report of the
commissioners and the assessment roll.
The record only shows the amount
assessed to tie private property hold
ers exclusively of that assessed to the
street car cotr pan? for tracks seven
teen feet anl the street and alley
intersections, (6,055 30. which the city
must pay out of the general fund. The
commissions therefore have not figured
on the street oar company's share, the
syndicate haying contracted for its part
of the work, and will do it itself. This
leaves f 14 890 as the amount to be borne
by the property holders fronting on the
cist riot lovbe paved, and from this the
commissioners figure a proportionate
share of $4 per front foot to each prop
erty holder, which is to cover excava
lion, curbing, t rifling and paving.
The recipiti lation following the ex
hibit of individual assessments shows
Court Hoove Square, Old Town. J0 feet
' 10, Spencur A Case
Spencer Square, "
m " ...
300 " . . .
800 " ...
300 ' ...
SOU " ...
. 1,1 an
. . $14,880
The number f square yards to be
paved by the property holders is 11,332.
The total cost of the pavement as fixed
by the council commissioner, Aid. W. F.
Schroeder and VVm. Edwards and Sur
veyor II. O. Paddock, is $21,635. The
commissioners have notified all property
holders assessed by posting, publishing
and by mail as the law requires, and the
matter is now closed until the November 'laS entering the saloon of John Hinger,
term of the count v r.nurt. until when no and getting $60, and a silver watch
proceedings can be disposed of. In the
meantime the paving will be completed
The commissiot ers' fees are f 50 each.
AaxlniR to Separate.
Parthenia Bailey has filed in the dis
trict court of Scott county another peti
tion for divorce from her husband,
Richard E. Baiiey, who is confined in the
Rock Island county jail in default of bail
on the charge of adultery. They were
married in Muscatine county. June 27
1878, and Parthenia declares "that on or
about the lilt day of August, A. D
1888, in the city of Moline, at the Moline
house, the deft ndant in violation of his
marriage vows, committed adultery with
a person unknown to tne plain tin ana
lived with her as his wife, and repre
sented her to bt his wife for three weeks
The defendant l as committed adultery at
various other tundry times, and places
with various and sundry women." The
plaintiff further states that she is living
with her mother in Buffalo, Iowa, and
that her husband deserted her and her
year old son, Harold, in St. Louis, and
has not returned to her. She further
Capt. Robinson's condition continues
Robinson's floating palaces will be here
Rebate shoe sale at the M. & K. do
not miss it.
Subscription concert at ILnchir's Elm
street garden this evening.
A new stairway is being built on the
west side of Buford's block.
Supt Schnitger expects to resume
track laying tomorrow or Saturday.
100 dozens of misses, 75 cent and $1
neckwear, 50 cents at the M. & K.
$1.50 quality the finest percale shirt
made reduced to $1 at tne M. & K.
Mr. W. B. Ferguson has gone on a
business trip to Chicago and St. Louis.
An exceptionally fine line of men's all
wool trousers at $2 50 a pair at the M. &
County Supt. Southwell is busy exam
ing forty applicants for teachers' certifi
Preparing for fall--Bummer clothing
and underwear cheaper than ever at the
M. & K.
The Sunday-school of the Ninth street
M. E. church are holding a picnic on the
liopfield grounds today.
If you fail to take advantage of the shoe
sale at the M. & K. it will lie a mistake
which you will afterwards regret.
The Misses Haas gave a little company
this afternoon in honor of their friend
and guest, Miss Armour, of Ottawa.
Mrs. Geo. Hunter, of Montana, is on a
two weeks' visit to her sister, Mrs. P. J.
tie verhng on Eighteenth street.
All the light colored stiff hats ranging
in price frjtn $2 to $3 50 dumped into
one pile at $1.50 at the M. & K.
Determined to make a clean sweep at
the M. & K. will slaughter all summer
wear previous to the arrival of their fall
Mr. F. M. DeWilt, of Coal Valley, and
Mr. John Rhodenbaugh, one of Swedo
na's oldest residents were in the citj
The city is doing aome macadamizing
on Sixth avenue between Fourteenth and
Sixteenth streets and also on Fifth ave
nue east of Seventeenth street.
The offices of Win. Jackson and Judge
Wilkinson, in Masonic Temple building,
have undergone repainting and papering
and present a very inviting appearance.
Clemann & Salzmann will in a few
days have the finest lot of wood mantles
ever seen in this part of the countrr
They will be on exhibition next week.
Mart Duryee; the rubicund landlord of
the C. M. & St. P. hotel at Savanna.
and Claim Agent Milligan came down
with Capt. Fuller this morning to take a
squint at the city.
Frank Lawson, the one-legged soldier.
presents a more deplorable appearance
these days than ever, as he has forsaken
all manner of footwear and goes with his
only pedal-extremity bare.
Mr. Charles Lederer, the well known
sketch artist of the Chicago Herald, was
in the city this morning on his way to
western Iowa, where be is going to visit
friends. He is accompanied by Mrs.
Frank I. Jervis, also of Chicago.
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Mrs. George Ba.ley died yesterday whJ0 w .m&M by the lft8t grand jur;
lor larceny, tie stole 15 in money, a
flute and a revolver from the Pierce res
taurant in Moline last March.
Geo. Lettig and Albert Boebme were
arrested by Officers Sexton and Kramer
respectively, last evening for being drunk
and disorderly. This morning Magis
trate Wivill fined Lettig $10 and costs and
Boehme $3 and costs, Lettig having re
sisted Officer Sexton when he took bim
John Moorebead, of Buffalo Prairie,
ws not before Justice Wivill and fined
$3 for assaulting Jos. L. Neeley, which
when added to the costs, made $17 15 as
the Union has it, but was brought before
Justice Cooke and plead guilty to the
charge of assault and battery and was
fined $5 and costs of suit; a total of
$26.85 and not $17.15. Morehead and
Neeley got into a quarrel about the rent
of a farm and Neeley addressed an in
sulting epithet to Moorehead who struck
him with his whip.
Milan, July 24.
Miss Whitsitt. of Preemption, has
moved to Milan.
Our agricultural merchants are all well
pleased with their trade.
The farmers throughout the country
are making favorable progress with their
Will Hess, who returned from Okla
homa sshort time ago sick, is improving
The tomato and sweet corn croD for
the canning factory is in good shape and
will soon be ready to be put up.
ueo. ftieaiu, who about a week ago was
sunstruck near Reynolds, is rapidly re
covering under the care of Dr. Wiggins.
Dr. G. A. Wiggins after a year and a
half laborious work, left Wednesday
morning for Indianapolis to visit friends
and will return in about ten days.
Our places of resort are well populated
bv pleasure and recreation seekers from
all parts of the country. They are fre
quently serenaded by the Milan string
band, who are professional -musicians.
Will Cheney, a cooper by trade, met
with a loss of bis toois.as some one witn
an extraordinary amount of cheek, visited
his shop in his absence and completely
demolished everv article that could be
gotten hold of.
Well, well, the "monkey and parrot'
time over the postofilce is settled at last.
Oh I just take a look at the disappointed
candidates. All sorts of reports are on
the wing, and some have reached Clark-
son, at Washington. Gest has not
reached tnis place yet to receive congrat
ulation from the g. o p., and it U said he
has a substantial reason for staying
Toe Canning company has its factory
about completed. The entire plant is
ready for work now, and at present ib
testing the capacity of its machinery.
which is proving a success, placing us
average capacity at twenty thousand
every ten ho.irs. The company has al
ready procured four car loads of cans to
ot There at Milan.
The same burglars, evidently, who
successfully perpetrated one saloon
burglary in Rock Island, and can,e very
near accomplishing another, got in their
work at Milan about 3 o'clock this morn
The police got on the track of a couple
of suspicious-looking individuals early
this morning, but before they could run
them down they had escaped. They are
probably the men.
It should have been stated in the ac
count of the burglary of Iloldorf's saloon
that the thieves had their hands almost
on $140 and a silver watch, the contents
of the drawer they had just whittled
open when frightened away by Mrs. Hoi
morning at the residence of her brother-
in-law. Mr. Joseph Exner, 732 Four
teenth-and-a-half street, aged nearly 31
years. The funeral will be held tomor
row morning at 10 o'clock from Mr. Ex
Lawtence M. Hoessel, five months old
son of air. and Mr. C. H. Hoessel of
2318 Seventh avenue, died last night
The Mary Morton went south this
The Pittsburg will be up for St. Paul
states that her lusband is a lightning rod! tomorrow evening.
man and roofer and earns from $50 to I The St. Paul passed down yesterday.
$100 per month, and he is now held to I She only runs as far north as Alma,
is one array of beauty with its loads of new
Wall Paper, Curtains
bail in Rock Island county. 111., to
answer to the grand jury of said county
on the charge cf adultery, being under
$300 bonds. S no asks divorce, alimony.
custody of child and attorney's fees.
Eugene Rob nson's three mammoth
floating palaces, which will exhibit here
tomorrow and Saturday afternoon and
evening, at the levee, is something new.
novel and instructive. Mr. Robinson, the
manager, is also tne owner oi nooinson s
museum of New Orleans and Memphis
and he has spared no pains or expense in
getting up hi? elegant three floating
palaces. It will be the greatest show
ever witnessed ii these parts and every
body will enjoy a huge treat in the
shape of curiosities, a fine and varied
collection will bo found. The show will
come here on tro immense floating pals
aces, each of vhich is 50x150, with
seating capacity of 1,0(10. This will be
something the equal of which you will
never see again The press everywhere
speak in the big best tone of it.
Besides the museum is the theotonum,
where a pleasint; comedy will be brought
out. Everybody should go and take in
one of the grancest sights on eartn. lo
say the least, it is well worth three times
the price of aimission, which is titty
cents; children under twelve years, twen
'Kid" Browner, the Rock Island boy
pitcher, is developing into a flrstclass
twirler. The Hamilton, Ohio, club, of
the Tri state league to which he belongs,
has been offered $500 for his
the Louisville cl ib of the American asso
Harry Sage, the Rock Island catcher.
has sent to friends in the city lithographs
of the Toledo U am of the International
league, of which he is one of the crack
Tbe Davenport association baa released
its left handed twirler, Swift, and he has
been signed by Peoria.
Conductor "Eoc" Bush, of the day ex
press on the Re cine & Southwestern di
vision of the C, M. & Bt. P.. is the hap
piest man that runs a train into Rock
Island now. A. young ticket puncher
with a blonde mustache tbe very image
of his dad's arived in Racine the other
day, and Bush don't talk about anything
A Colore Boy Killed
Henry Dorsy. son of George Dorey, of
Moline, a colored boy four years of age,
Call and make your selections from the Largest stock,
the Newest Patterns and Lowest prices.
ninety-six miles this side of St. Paul
where her passengers are transferred.
U raihrr Forepart.
V. 9. Sisnal Orrici.
Waehincrton. U. C. July V
For the next 24 koun lor Illinois
warmer, followed Oy SDOWerS.
August 6 and 20. and September 10 and
24. and October 8. the C , R. I. & P
railroad will run harvest excursions to
Kansas, Nebraska. Missouri. Arkansas,
Indian Territory, Texas, New Mexico,
Arizona, VV yoming, L tab, Idaho, Iowa,
Minnesota, Dakota, Montana and Colo
rado. Tickets will be sold on dates
mentioned above and will be good for
thirty days from date of sale, and they
will be good for stop over either going or
returning at any point west of the Mis
souri river, at any point beyond St. Paul,
and in case of tickets to points on Iowa
Falls division of the B . C. R. & N. rail
way or Pacific division of the M. & St.
L. railway, stop over will be allowed at
any point beyond the Mississippi river.
In the pursuit of the gooa 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, kidney and bladder
troubles. It is a perfect tonic, appetizer.
blood purifier, a sure cure for ague and
malarial diseases. Price. 50 cents, of
Mr. Meigs Wait, of Reynolds, who
prides himself and well he may upon
his tastes as a florist, yesterday pre
sented to Dr. J. G. Stewart, of that
place, a frame of cut flowers, very hand
somely arranged ahd artistically designed
The little birds that hover about the
eaves of the court house and jail build-,
ing sing a merry song these days, which
is said to be interpreted by one county
official as the sign of an approaching
event of great interest and importance
Gen. D. D. Drew and Col. A. C. Bab-
cock, of Chicago, are at the Harper
bouse, having come to Rock Island to
consult with Maj. J. M. Beardslev con
cerning the stock in the Texas capitol, in
which tbe major is still interested, as is
Col. Babcock. and from which there is
likely to come some good news in a mon
No additional facta have as yet been
obtained concerning the killing of Mr.
Irwin Moore, brother to Mr. Gilpin
Moore, of this city. The fatality oc
curred In Mexico where he has resided
ever since the war. He resided with hi
parents on a farm near Milan until tbe
outbreak of the war when be enlisted am
was a member of Company II, 45th regi
The Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul
railroad left with Circuit Clerk Gamble
today for record a mortgage in favor of
the United Slates Trust company of New
York to the amount of $150.(X,0(I0.
This is the largest mortgage ever put on
record in this county. The recording fee
amounted to $12. It is necessary that
the instrument be recorded in every coun
ty through which tbe road passes. It is
payable in one hundred years and the in
terest amounts to $20,000 a day.
Edqixoton. July 24.
Air. 1. A. K ibinson took a trip to
Rook Inland yesterday to purchase ma
terial for his fictory.
Mrs. VV. VV . Rohbins is seriously in
disposed just now, having run a nail into
her foot, which gives her much pain.
Mrs. risber is bedfast again, having
fallen a few d-tys ago, receiving a shock
from which she has not recovered.
Mr. J. W. Lloyd, whose eyesight failed
him some time ago, is getting no better,
being barely able to distinguish objects
The farmers scare about high priced
twiue was of ehort duration. Mr. Rush
is now selling the best manilla at fifteen
cents, and sizil at fourteen cents per
A report was received that a young
man was discovered hung in the under
brush down north of tbe village. It was
first supposed he was riding through and
accidentally caught his head in tbe fork,
like Absalom of old, and became
strangled before being able to extricate
himself, but since it is learned he was
resiisci-ited and is all right.
Continue for another week their Discount Sale on
Plaid, Checked and Striped White Goods.
This week will see the stoc. reduced to the proper
point and the usual prices will prevail there
after. It will pay yon 10 buy our
Our Embroidery stock is still too large. Will continue
the Discount Sale this week 1-G off on all embroideries
We will show you a handsome assortment of Wash
goods in domestic and French Satteens, Shallies, Seer
Hock Island. Illinois.
A Mammoth Stock
The first subscription concert by
Strassers' Second Regiment band will be
held at lyncher's Elm street, garden
this evening, commencing at 8 o'clock.
At Rlack Hawk watch tower landing
for rent by the hour or day. Ten row
boats, three sail boats and one barge.
Distress after eating, heartburn, sick
headiche and indication are cured bv
Hood's Sarsaparilla. It also creates a
BI RLIXttTOS ROITE.
i. A. K. KirurHioaOar Fare forthe
From August 21st to 28th, 1S89. in
clusive, the C..B. & Q. R. R. will sell at
half rates, or one fare for the round trip,
tickets to Milwaukee and return from all
points on its lines, on account of the Na
tional G. A. R. encampment at Mil
waukee. These C. B. & Q. excursion
tickets will be good to return August
27th to September 5th, inclusive; but by
special arrangement, an extension to
Vigor and Vitality
release by Are quickly given to every part of the 1 September 30th may be.obtained by ap
ican asso- body bl. Hood'8 Saraaparilla. That tired plying prior to September 3d, to the
leeung ib entirety overcome. 1 ne moou
is punned, enriched, and vitalized, and
carries health instead of disease to every
organ. Tbe stomach is toned and
strengthened, the appetite restored. Tbe
kidneys and liver are roused and invig
orated. The brain is refreshed, the mind
made clear and ready for work. Try it.
Blahi's Xandolm Orcheatra.
Biehl's Mandolin Orchestra at Black
Hawk's Watch Tower every day for six
daya, commencing Wednesday, July 24,
from 10 a. m. to V 30 p. m musical epe-
ciaties, xylophone solos, etc a rich
treat for those fond of music. d6t
All parties knowing themselves in
debted to me will please call and settled.
P. J. Waoker, 414 Tenth street.
JC. js. rannenter, attorney at taw.
Makes collections, loans money and will
attend to any legal business intrusted to
turn. Office, postoffice block, Rock Isl
and, ills. ds&wlj
agent at Milwaukee having tbe matter in
charge. .Between Chicago and Milwau
kee the tickets will be good for passage
in either direction via the Goodrich line
of steamers, the C, M. & 8t. P. Ry., or
tbe J. . W. Hy. Tickets and further
information can be obtained of C, B. &
Q ticket agents, or by addressing P. 8.
Euslis. Gen I Y ass. and Ticket Agent,
On August 6th and 20th. September
10th and 24th and October 8th, land ex
cursion tickets will be sold to points in
Iowa, Minnesota an Dakota on the C,
M. & St. P. railroad and also in points
in Dakota and Minnesota on the North
ern Pacific and tbe St. Paul.Minneapolis.
Manitoba and Minneapolis, St. Paul &
Sault Bte Marie railways. Also points in
Nebraska, Kansas and Colorado. Rate
i or rouna trip one nrstciass, one way
fare. Tickets good thirty days from
date of sale.
Attention, Bod Men
There will be a special meeting of Mis-
Those who have to live by their wits I ainainni Trih No. 8. Tmnrove.l Ordpr
was killed by a reaper on the farm of the do not find anything funny in the drama Red Men, on Friday evening, the 26th, at
late Henry Hiking, also colored, in Ku- Ul " ,0- I their wigwam. Every member is re
ral township, yesterday. Tbe farm is
owned by the bjy's grandmother, whom
he was visiting.
"You applied for a stay, didn't vouT"l
Yea; got it, too." "How lone?" I
"Twenty years at hard labor." c. of R.
Room and Picture
Cord Nails & Hooks,
At the very Lowest
Call and see.
C. C. Taylor
Under Rock .eland Uonse.
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1ARGER THAN EVER:
and three times as large as any other establishment in
this city can be seen at the popular store of
CLEMANN & SSALZMANN.
They buy direct from the Manufacturers, thus saving the
wholesale dealers' profits and are enabled to command the
No. 1525 and 1527 Second Ave.,
The only Double Front Store in Rock Island.
in the three cities is
Ire Cream made from pare Cream
and flavored with the popular
flavor. A trial of tbls cream
will courice all that it can
not be excelled .
Picnics, Sociables and Parties
of all kinds, f urnished on
First Mortgage Farm Loans
, for Sale.
Rate 6 J per cent and 7 per
TWO MILXIOX UOLKuAJM
Loaned bj oe without loss to any client.
CVCaU or write for circular and references.
Goo. VLT. D. Harris,
Real Estate and Insurance,
229 Seventeenth St., under Commercial Hotel,
EFirrt claM Inf arance at lowed rates.
ROCK ISLAND, ILL.
Tbe following are among the many bargains offered:
A fine larffe houte with all modern in-Drove-
mentt. good barn, trees, ele, 3 acrreof Una. fine
location, j ti -i oniaiae tne city limits near the
street cars: chep, easy terms.
A nice nricK residence, with all modem Improve
ment. ltirt'c grounds, on Elm street, for sale cheap
on easy terms
Two story dwelling, six rooms, pood well, cis
tern and cellar, larre barn acre of land, within
a few slops of Milan street cars, at a bargain.
.New Douse, good cellar and cistern, larpe lot.
finely located in Dodge's addition on the bluff.
A itooa Douse and improvements wild about 4
acres of land suitable for K-ardenini; about three
miles from Kock Island for sale cheap,
s 1.01 U will buy 80 acres of laud. Dartlr improv
ed, in Cor lova township.
f 0 will buy a eood SO acre farm, eood im
provements, on reasonable terms.
A first- class 80 acre farm, with pood improve
ments, ia Howlinz township, cheap.
A NX. 1 one hundred and sixtv acre farm, with
first -cW8 improvements, cheap.
A nice bl'iff property, large grounds, vhade
trees, fruits, e'.c. c heap.
Two or three acres on the bluff, fine Led for
Koiir and one-half acres of land on the bluff
nicely located for lots.
Some of the best lota In Dodge's addition on
A pood lot on the bluff In Vtodman'e snb-divii-ion.
(KM will bnv a fine acre lot just outaide city
liiu ts. on bluff.
f l,sil will buy over 4 acres with boose, barn,
etc., on bluff.
$2,50 PER GALLON,
KOHHSr & ADLER,
POST OFFICE BLOCK.
ROCK ISLAND. ILL.
BOOTS and SHOES
Plie Letrrest Stock:,
Trie Lowest Frices
ia the three cities. It will be a mistake to buy before
you 8e our bargains.
Ladie sand Gents Low Shoes in all grades and prices.
Wigwam Slippers at your own prices.
Ladies fine Hand Turned shoes from the best manufacturers.
Custom Work and Repairing done at all three stores .
-Call and see us.
GEO. SCHNEIDER, Jr.,
CENTRAL SHOE STORE, 1818 Second Avenne.
ELM STREET SHOE STORE,
2929 Fifth Arenue.