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VOL XXXVIII. NO 34.
KOCK ISLAND, WEDNESDAY. NOVEMBER 27, 18S9.
PRICE FIVE CENTS.
All Grocer sell SANTA CLAUS SOAP.
Made by N. K. FA1RBANK & CO., Chicago, 111.
W. B. BARKER,
has pnrrhased the well-known
Fourth Ave. and Tenth Street,
and hopes to retain thecnstom of Lis predecessor
He wllttnake a great effort to perpetuate the good name of this
Old Established Grocery
that It baa always enjoyed by dealing only in tbe best tpxtd
AT THE LOWEST PRICED. .
Snccessor to A damson & Rnick,
Mup Nineteenth St., bet. First and Second Avenue,
Rock Island, 111.
General Jobbing and Repairing promptly done.
t3T,8econd Hand Machinery bought, o'd and repaired.
New Seet Grocery
GEO. E. BRO WNER,
(9ucraoi to Danquard & Browner)
FLOUR AND FEED
Family Groceries and Provisions,
H solicit a share of the trade and will make yricea as low
hM the lowest. Telephone connections.
GIVE THE NEW STORE A TRIAL.
ii r i w i
Saves 21 to 537 cf Tex
6IVIS THl TRUl FLAVOR.
You do not lift the pot
Pocrs tjf pressing lid
The fart y handle
is sarfectl Cotd.
Prioea, $l.fiO up.
Proprietor of tbe Old and well-known
Cor. Third avenue and Eighth street,
Has opened with an entire stock of
Groceries, Dry Goods, Flour, Feed, Etc.
U" Fresh Farm Produce alwayi on band
Mr. tmart doeires a renewal of bla old trade and win try o V' patron, price, and treatment
as of rot.
yL L ft.
-Steam i Gas Fitter-
AND MCAI.EH IK
and Caet Iron and l& Pipe
Hose, Packing, Sewer and Drain Tile.
Steam and Gas Fixtures.
W"l work at fair prices. Estimates furnished.
Office anil shop 219 18ih St. Ti le phone 11S3.
Roc Island) L
N. P. F. NELSON,
2119 Fourth Aventjk,
(or tbe beat custom made
(jrltepairiDK neatly done.
COMPLETE IN ALL
For Catalogue! Add real
J. O. DUNCAN.
'fco radian M:Uln Telia tlio Secrc'..
tiwiir" Si-rcinr Uuj a trut and on-tont wit
.Hli ua, and lUe uuivcral verdict l II al a a bl.ioU
m-Ukiue tt has no rlv.J.
Lamkford Toyhan, Irnrv;l..,Slii rman, Texa.
Va'i-. c. i r..md nnJ SLta U-vivt mr.ik 1 free.
Tuk twin :n ii'io Co.. Irunvr f . Ail aitu, C i
Purei Palatable! Popular!
IMRt.XTFI'.n fHsfV ft. f In A.nM.lw
trHieM ..riu. HI In Jum, IIqih I In t.tif.
'wvtwr And it iMTtinnhtP it
Botin. M-v Meat a-Mur. Romiton, r.
A HrrfTfa, tmngi ro.iiumnnM hj
WiUmc plivaiclana. for invatMn litfanta an4
jaav your arunuiM or vrooer ii r
Armour's Beef Extract
Or wad for Mmpi thi -kHre ao4
devripttv pAaiphiei to
ARMOUR & CO., Chicago.
Tie Great Restorer !,
THE MEDICINE WHICH CURES.
This is a Medicine th t Conquers
and Eradicates Disease.
"It is ibe most Item ftrk die Develop
ment of this Asje of Proj;rea
and MaoiUlio l."
A little ItiTr.tlAttlon will r wvln.-r rnn thnt
Dinrb an i. rl.lmc.l for TBI 0 iBAT BESTO&
AK ibr half ta nnt told.
I. A III l-'.W From whatrvxt form of mm
plai in- bale vor malady, H'r la Your
For vir ulara ronralnlnir a bla-or of tlila Vo
OlaPULRltinr. ami mtmm r-'inarkahltf lctlfra
from xMplr wet known, ad.lre-a a b.-l..r.
Thf Great Eteirr Phara iropial Wrks.
lMie Portland fnue, M nn.iiiM"! i. Minn.
iricc K?r botile. tor aai by crug.
SPECIAL CARPLT SALE.
Marked down 10 per
rent lower than former
Tiiia aale will only be continued a few
werka at Petersen's Carpet and
Wall Paper f tnre.
. : . . a w
DAVENPORT. - - IOWA.
-ALL KIM'S OF
Cast Iron Work
done; a specialty of furnish
ing all k nda of
Stoves with Castings,
at 8 cents er pound.
NINTH ST. AND 7th AVE.
J. E. POWIXO, Proprietor.
A. D. HIJESING,
Raprcaanta. among ot ier time-tried and well
known Fire InanranceOompanlea, tba following:
Royal Insurance (kmpany. of England
Weache.ter Fire Int. Co.. of N. Y.
Buffalo German Iiii. Co., Buffalo. N. T.
Rochester Oermta Ins. Co. Rocb'r N.Y
German Fire Ina. Co., of Peoria, 111.
Cilizeni Ins. Co., of Pittsburgh, Pa.
Exchange Fire Ira. Co., of New York.
Office No. 16 8 Second Are.,
ROCK ISLAND. ILL.
Cold in Head
A particle. U applte
1 Into each nostril and la
Itodw. race so
rvglatond, 60 eenta.
nretivet Kw fork
enta at Drarelata : b. malL
LI BKOTHBK8, 66 War-
TjrK, No planum eip.
Tor term. lM a.
A Box of Wind II ataaci Fra to Smokers of
A THANKSGIVING ROMANCE.
WAS aftr dinner,
on toe day
Made faiuoua by
Ttanj broke the wish
bona, half in play.
In bonor of Thanks-
Kind fata, that faora
thoae who dare
Allottod him the lanrer share
The part that she had wanted
Her pretty lim set in a pot it.
She a.Khed "Ah ine, I'm fatel!
But tell ine what you thought ahoutf
Your wixh you haven't stated."
"Alan,'" berried, "it's been declared
That when the bone w hroken.
Tin' a inner'a wish nniat uot be kliared.
It inui4 remain unftpvtken.
Ttiw fatal rule demands that 1
The aoiTet alialt refuae yoti:
YH if I'm mam (tie heare.1 a sifh)
The chniKvs are I'll kwe you.
"Oh. eniel fnter wliat shall I dor
( Hit hand liefran to tremlilo.
The rj.t U that t-wished for-yiw!.
Wliy should 1, lore. di.emblur"
The malil replied, hnr head bowed low.
Half hiding t'lipid ' traon:
"rv-anin(j rultt. tlt-re are, yim know,
rx.ilioiiH in all owes "
A piwaraneea A re Oft Ie-eilfiiL
E- fore TluuikaKlTUift day there sot,
A turlfey who aaa well and fat;
Yet tUa fact Warrants no presumption.
He died next day of quick consumption.
A ThanksKlvtua: Menu.
Oysters on half shell.
Puree of pheasant, couaoiunie rovale.
Small frame pattwa. Broiled Black Haas. Steward
sauce. Turkey and cranberrv sauce.
frline ril of lieef thimreom. Masiied potatoes
r.wn.ioreaus. unlet. LscauopeJ Oysters.
tlreen peaa Ilueapple. bherbeL
Sa.idle of Tenison on j-lly. Redhead duck.
51iiice and pumpkin pia. Dum nuddins.
Catawlia Jelly Roquefort and Ed ui choose.
Ioe. Her I'art.
As e sit down to dinner on TlianLsfrft lag day.
With never a care to haras;
Ve lauKh and we eat. am jos-f nl end pay.
And the servant cud Rives us the soss.
A Motteat Reqreas.
tncl Effl. who walcrh. Sfrl nmtnA ie .air.
j "..'to, ma Mim
ing TUankspTin dinner at the Slimsons'.
utile nun irroin foot of table) Bay,
Vuclo Ezra Well, mv boy.
Little Willie Trade atomaohs. will you?
In the combination, proportion, and pre
paration or I la inpredienii. Hood a Harsa
parilla ccompllabea cuna where other
preparation entirely fail. Peculiar in
ita good name at home, which la
"tower of strength abroad," peculiar in
tbe phenomenal aalea it baa attained.
Hood's Sariaparllla is tbe most success
ful medicine for-purlfying tbe blood, giv
ing itrength, and creating an appetite.
Tbe beat on earth can truly be (aid of
Gngg Glycerine Salve, which la a aure,
aafe and speedy cure for cuts, bruises,
scalds, burnt wound and ail other sores.
Will positively cure piles, tetter and all
tkln eruption. Try this wonder healer.
Satisfaction guaranteed or money refund
ad. Only 5 cents. Sold by druggists
The most obstinate cases of catarrh
are cured by the use of Ely's Cream Balm,
the only agreeable remedy. It is not a
liquid or SDOff. Is easily applied Into the
nostrils. For cold la the head It is mag
ics!. It Rlfes relief at one. Prioe 00
This is what you ought to have.in fact,
you must bve it, to fully eniov life
Thousands are searching for it daily, and
mourning DecauMiney nnd it not Thou
anas upon tnousands of dollars are
spent annually by our people in the hope
that they may attain this boon. And yet
it may be bad by all. We guarantee that
blectric Bitters, if used according to di
rections and tbe use persisted in, will
bring you good digestion and oust tbe
demon dyspepsia and install instead eu
pepsy. We recommend Electric Bitters
for dyspepsia and all diseases of liver.
stomach and kidneys. Sold at 50 cents
and l per bottle, by Hartz & Babnsen,
A SCRAP OF PAPER SAVES HRk l ire
It was just an ordinary scrap of wrap
ping paper, but it saved ber life. She
was in tbe lst it spot of consumption,
told by physicians that she was incurable
and could live only a short time; she
weighed less than stventy pounds. On a
piece of wrapping paper she read of Dr.
King's New Discovery, and got a'sample
bottle; it helped her, she bought a large
bottle, it helped, ber more, bought an
other and grewjietter tast, continued its
use ana is now strong, liealtby. rosv
plump, webbing 140 pounds For fur
ther particulars send stamp to W. H.
Cole, druggist. Fort Smith. Trial bot
tles of this wonderful discovery free at
Hartz & Bahnsea's drug store.
Bt'CKLRN's ARNICA SALVB.
The best salve in the world for cats,
tiruihfs, sores, ulcers, salt rheum, fevet
sores, tetter, chapped hands, chilblains,
corns and all skin eruptions, and posi
tively cures piles, or no pay required. It
is cuaratiteed to uivc perfect satisfaction
er money refunded. Price 25 cents per
otn. r or sale dv Hartz & Bahnsen.
AOV1CK TO SIOTnKRX.
Are vrtll iliatnrtiol at nitrht ,ni1 hrnb.n
of your rust by a sick child suffering and
trying wiin iain i cuixini; teeuir 11 so,
apni) at rtnre ami trot a K..ttlA t1 "Mr
Winslow's Soothing Syrup for children
teeming, us value is incalculable.
It will relieve the poor little sufferer im
mediately. Depend upon it mother!
theiei.no mistake about it. It cures
dysentery, diarrhoea, regulates the stom
ach anil Itowels. en res wind f.-ilif. ft-
ens the gums, reduces inflammation, and
gives ton;' and encrcv to the whole bvb-
tem. Mrs. Winslow's Soothing 8yrup
lor t,,niuren l eelhing is pleasant to the
Uste. ami is the prescription of one ol
the oldest and bert femnle nurses and phv
sicians in the United States, and is for
SHle ty ull itrutrpisid tbrouirhotit tbe
worm i-rie tnts ier tiottie.
A Ssnsiois Kaa
Would use Kemp's Balsam for the throat
and lungs. It is curing more cases of
uoughs. UoWs, Asthma, Bronchitis.
Croup and all Throat and Lnug Trobles
than any other medicine. The proprie
tor oas authorized any tlruo-gist to eive
you a sum .le bottle free to convince yoa
of the merit of this grest remedy. Large
bottles ail cents ami SI.
ia Maraaipitrilla purifies the blood,
Luihli up weak and debilitated systems,
elves strength to weakened
HoOd'S nerves, overcomes that tired
orcrin feeling, tones the digestive
sarsapa oiean. Invigorates and reg
rllla :':'e the kidneys and liver,
exels disease, and gives
viperous health, Youn
peel le : "Il Is the best MakOS
nicdiriiu' we ever took."
Oid.e..!.le.y:"Itmake the Weak
us feel young again." So
flood a medicine may well Ong
1-e called Hie true Elixir of Life."
HaHl'a Mai-Mparilla is sold by all drng
pits. fi; six for (5. Prepared by C.L Hood
eCo.. Aiothecark's. LowelL Atasa.
HARTZ & BAHNSEN.
Wholesale Agents. Rock Island.
John Volk & Co.,
Sash, Doors, Blinds, Siding, Flooring,
ant all kinds of wood work for builders.
Eighteenth St., bet. Third aud Fourth ava.,
WE AE, MEN IpXSSZS
iof Uttl l 5V.nMJsl t't
'rttrBAriVft Mi tAaVHUsa. sTl.
tnf rTTh " TJ t.tiuittu. ntiid, oothiff enrrrfMi f
A.idrr -JL hy d'rswiy C -nfrh ail wrk vrtJTwt.if
lutihmf iePaitfc and ViA-orutmnfxth sthwisi
Cam 'VPi-f'lt innintlrorl.f:ii e.ujO In cms.
brBWtlmprortnsn;avrr !! otrfrblt W irf caaepfw
maMnciw cured id thrw mofatla betird MmphMr.4r. atanip
TJM Sttien Ucne Co. lffiU$?UetCiiMai
FOR r.lErj ONLY!
1 fltTVr rL0BTFATi.I0 EAKHCOD;
trUOIIIIC. Oeiw'aai MlRVOUS SEBIUtV
OTTf? T! wkaen cf Body and Kind: ffeta
w w - ai tmr, or Exseaaes la
Ota or Vmh
SuaV SAMitKifi lallT N I U i- . -Tj
attwUMaWiAK.rVD'TrL4noKAl8a PAKlSuf BVST.
SkMt'HI' aanilhw KUKl 1 HK4TSI iau la ....
a tttf trwm 41 Sum, (narfa, mt rarrtn Coaatitoa.
anlriataaatkM. km WM wallat
till HtBlaAi U.IHrfAaS.a. I.
I II II I t44 II .11
C (b )
w )WL r V
AVOID ALL IMITA.
TlONS. THEV MAY
BOTTLE WITH BUFF
TRACT. ACCEPT NO
SUBSTITUTE FOR IT
THIS IS THE ONLY
RIGHT KIND DONOT
TAKE ANY OTHER.
COS. WASH. 4 Sd ATE. I.
?rnKI 1A laara' ataaai.ai.. t - -
pliAl and Private pmctic la enb.d
to TiianiDte nnirunMs in rhtA.1
or po oooi dtaeaaf a of the blood.
"""h " o ram, Kiunrjii, Diaaaei
and kintlrMJ otyana. Oi-mrei and atrie
tltrt enrtkA viltamtl rvattn na ...il..
Those who conle i plate going ui
mw ouii uafv iwiut irtiimeDi or any
uwu uiwemicta DrcnroiJ
for one -third the coet.
LADIF B' lhi- trato:ent a
i-Lviu.o loveW complexion, free
from MHnVTIaa fsuitkU. .....
eic brilliant er and perfect health j
vu ire uau. bjbw i na " iira reel-
I II if"" and all tnxnl tsra ari. v.n...
J: --aaas, UCBUBA inr-i
trrtna PmatraiiA And a; l 1 1
. . .v.VwVV, asu oiOTpivrvFBrrsss. asaaaBjjjjjjffffr'
4IVHrian frnnhLa - J v ,
...uau.uia.iuu wiu ivicerauon.
auiuK nu uiBpiacrtneniB, spinal weakDeaa and
i hanife of Life. Conanlt the old doctor.
NERVOUS MV-te m1 organic weak
! l 1, ' ne- premature decav, evW
foreboding, M-lf-dl.lrim, Impaired memory, pal-
DltatlOll Of Ih- h.aef . .... T'.
before the EK, rlngla. In tbe ear. cm-arrh.
iiireaien-d coneumpilon and ever; dmqnaiiflca-
BLjOOD AND SKIN &e
Z.W .. ,U rMBlt-eotnpletcl. eradicated
A II nrttlt tlianaanf a-aasna. t-i -
' ".vit-nii vX.rtT Bin, ArTttlpe
L'th'n' 'Blot:'"- P1. L lrera, piiin
-- c-ypuuiic ore i nroit aaa
Tongue, Ulandnlsr eulsrcement of tbe Neck
Rlieumstlsm. etc., cured wo' o o'bers bsvt failed
RUPTURE ured wUh P,n or hind
.. r M rrom baslne-a,
U RINARY. ,,''SS!S'Z
enred lo S to si daj-s hf a l.icJ remedy. So nau-
a uru(f useo. MedlclDes mailed or express
ed lo any address free from observation. Cbsr
ffea fair T.rm. a k . , ., .
IK A f ri' till ) V iHl I, MI.I. Mn, V.(n
HOI KS: 10 a. in to 1 m , to a and 7 to 3 p m
Snndsr: S to S p. m.
"""' MIKHEAP0US, MI5H.
356 Jackson St.,
St. Paul, Minn.
Speedily Cures all Private, Nervous.
Chronic and Blojd and Skin Diseases
of both Sexes, without the use
of Mercury or Hindrance
NO CURE, NO PAY.
Syt.bllia, Gleet, Stricture, and all old, lingering
caea, where the blood haa became IKliwillMl
causing nlrsrs, blotches, sore throat snd niouta.
pains in the bead snd nones, and all dtaeseea of
tbe Kidacys snd Blsdder. and all disease so
quired from exposure are CURED Putt I.1FK.
Mm or ui ascs who are snSering from the ter
rible effects of Seminal weakness. Sexnal debili
ty and loss of Sexnsl power a the rera.t of
Youthful Indiscretion, or excesses of matnre
years, producing emissions, nerroucDF-a. loss of
memory. Ac. are thorough',! and uermanenUe
Dr. Feller, who has had man? rears exiieiienee
In this specislty. Is a graduate from one of toe
leading medical collecea of the nmntrv. lie ku
failed in coring any cares that be haa un
dertaken. Case, aaa eorrfKmlnr aaedly
eonadeattal. Oall or write for list of qneaiione.
wucuuiMDi oy mail aaa axpreas eTarywbere.
J. M. BUFORD.
Tha old Plrs and Time tried Coa pastes
LOSSES PROMPTLY PAID.
Mates as low ss any rallable eoaoaoy mm aaVaaL
i j- patronage is snlldlaa.
ss any atocs.
LOTOS FACE POWDER
ralulng their eomplerioii atamild secure a
SAMPLt BOX tCRATISi
of tbe latent Imported atxl utmxjttnouaVly ftcknowl
UCa a tshe beat
Guaranteed to b perfectly harmlem. Impemtptl
ble, durLDla and invivtbla. sor bale aTerywbere.
Irte. wad AUe per H. Asf your
arnaaiat fur tt or write tor postud sample bur to
i. F. LLOYD Ii CO., Sole Importers,
T wad Wwafclactwa SMrt. 4 IliCAOO.
LOTOS FACE POWDEn
For Salr by thr FoLLowrna Dkueairrs
Marshall ft Fisher,
Haiti 3t Bahnsen,
ad Frink Nadler
I - Ti
ST ' St
Inaugurate this week one or ilieir immense and pop
ular Holiday Sales. This might appropriately be
called our "THANKSGIVING SALE" because we
propose to give such splendid values at very low
prices, so low that everybody will be thankrul that
they have the opportunity to save money.
Wise people are selecting HoliJav eifts
early. The rush is avoided and assort
ments trnre complete.
LINEN TABLE SETS.
Cloths and nagtins to match in pliirj,
frineed, knotted and fringed and hem',
stitched at lowest prices. Cloths aud
napkins to match in beautiful assortment
of colored bordera.
We claim ta show the latest and
handsomest assortment (and think we
can prove il) of fancy towels, suitable for
DOIiday presents hem stitched, knotted.
fringed, silk embroidered, etc. Prices are
very moderate. Notice the display in
our show window.
All linen checked towels
Damask towels, all linen
Huck towels, all linen
Turkish bath towels
Our 2c TurkMi towels lays all com
petition in tbe shade. It looks
better and wears better than half
the towels you sec for 40c. Special
values in better huck towels and
danwk and nspkins.
All linen crash Ac. This is our To
quality, and we will limit the quantity to
any one customer. Ltrge assortment of
crashes at very low prices.
Do VOU know whan iromla ira rliant
Double fold Cashmeres
10 CENTS A YARD.
DO YOU KNOW WHERE COODS ARE CHEAP!
THE TRAVELERS KC1DE.
Chicago, rock island pacific kail-
a r a . ... . '
M'0 am am
3:50 am 11:40 pm
T:5pm "7:15 am
9.61 pm 3:14 am
10 -51 pm i:U am
W:I pm am
Council bluffs A Minueao- (
ta Dar Exoress l
Kansas City Hay Express ..
Council Bluffs St allsneao-1
ta Axprese (
Council uiuSs A Omaha I
Limited Veetiliula Ki I
Kansas City Limited
Denver Vestibule Express..
tGolng west, tiling east.
Bl'KLIKGTON Rtil TE-C. B. A y. KAIL
w sy Depot First STenne sud Sixteenth n .
M J. Yonrg, aaent.
. tun, j aawTO.
46 am' T:lSam
, ; 7 SO pm 8:40jpm
, I 7 Warn
a 7:10 nm!
ft. Luis Kxpress
St. Loots Express
SL Psul Express
h.. Paul Express
Bearilstown Paeeneer. ..
..I S:4S pm 11 :OS am
. . S :ul am 1 :50 pm
.. 11:60 sm S:40 am
..j SWsmi 6:fupm
... 10: sm' 9:10 pm
Way Fn-lehl (Monmouth)
Way Preieht (Sierlinel...
Sterling Passenger... ..
CUICAQO. MILWAVKEB A ST. PAI L RAIL
way Racine A Southwestern Diviaion De
pot Twei tieth street, between First and Second
avenue, E. D. W. Holmes, agent.
TRAIN'S. Lists. Asrivi.
Mali and Kxprear 6:4&an 8 40 p ai
St. Paul Exptvrs SlOptr 11:15am
it. A Arcon modati n S-tiQpa 10:10am
st. Aeeoa modatlon 7:attaw a:lSnm
ROCK 1LA1SD PKORtA RAILWAY DK-
pot First avenue and Twentieth atreet.
TRAINS. I law. Aaim.
Fast Kinross 8:30 sm ' iTsCTpm
Mall and Express 10 pm 1 :SX pm
Cable Accommodation V 10 am 8K1 pm
" " j 4 00 pm g:06 am
- jr m i . ' i wrv i
QUALITY ft, I
TV aw- 4
Paris Exposition, 1889:
3 Grand Prue 5 Gold Medals.
PUREST, HEALTHIEST, BEST.
Ask for Yellow Wrapper.
For 8al Kini ywlien.
MaHtM WSSti, aim IBSAtl, Stw 7SIC.
Dr. Tait Butler,
(AaslsUnt 8utc Veterinarian of lows)
(Soocassor to Dr. J. D. Buthsrford.)
Offioa hows 11 a. ss. lo t p. m.
Dentistry a Specialty.
CflUa: Corns 'a Feed aubia, Xarktt aqoar,
ROCK L3LAND, ILL.
ARE CHEAP ?
We are going to cie von ibis week as
long as they last. B2-inch, all wool dress
flannels, 15 shades, for
39 CENTS A YARD.
5 to 6 yards for dress patterns. Do toil
know when goo.ls are cheap? Ooly 6
yards to any one person.
All wool. 40 inches wide, col.irs,
39 CENTS A YARD.
All wool ribbed hose, soft, nice qual
ity, SiZKS 4 lo .1, Wz.
Men's wool socks, large quantity.
Portiere curtains, fine assortment.
Do you know wben goods are cheap?
Samotin Cashmeres, double fold. stripes
outlook and outwear any 25c goods in the
13 CENTS A YARD.
We have made very low prices in our
shawl department, but the bargain of
bargains is our lull sizes ladies' large,
double all wool shawl for
We only have to show to sell no talk
All plush and silk Hoods go for
95 CENTS EACH.
25 shades, including delicate,
44 CENTS A YARD.
trWAOQUAUfTED WITH THE GEOGRAPHY Or THE OOUWTBY. WILL OBTAIN
MUCH VALUABLE HTFORMATIOH FROM A STUDY OF THIS MAP OF
THE CHICAGO, ROCK ISLAND & PACIFIC RAlLVf AY,
Including- main line?, branches and extensions East and West of the
Missouri River. Tbe Direct Boute to and from Chicago, Jollet, Ottawa
Peoria, La Salle. Moline. Koclt Island, In ILLINOIS Davenport. Muscatine!
Ottumwa, pskaloosa, Des Moines, Winterset, Audubon, Harlan, and Council
Bluffs, in IOWA-Minneapolia and 8t- Paul, in MINNfcsOTAWatertown
and Sioux Falls, in DAKOTA-Cameron, St. Joseph, and Kansas ciw In
MISSOURI-Omaha, Fairbury, and Nelson, in NEBRA& KA-HorWn. ToD.'ka
Hutchinson Wichita. BelleSviUo, Abilene, CaldwelLin KANfc&S-lon
Creea, ttngflsher. Fort Reno, in "the INDIAN TERBITORY-ind ioraclS
Bpnntrs, Denver. Pueblo, in COLORADO. FREB RMnlnrCartS
and from Chicago. CaldweU, Butchinson. and Dodge citjr. and Palacei BUmd
Intr Cars between Chicago, Wichita, and Hutchinson. KsrsrHaoswud
vast areas of rich farming and gracing lands, affording tns beet faciuuajt
of intercommunication to all towns and cities east and west, northwest
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MAGNIFICENT VESTIBULE EXPRESS TRAINS
iL- X" . SSP la P;Bnapr 01 equipment, cool, well ventilated, and
g free from dust. Through Coaches, Pullman Sleepers, FREE Kecllnlri
hair Cars, and least of Missouri Riven Dining Cars Daily betweenlealEf
ee Moinee, Council Blufls, and Omaha, with Free ItecBnlng "chair CuS
North Platte Nob., and between Chicago and Colorado BprtnisDenve!?
and Pueblo, via St. Joseph, or Kansas City and Topeka lenoj'd DiraS
Hotels (furrtiBhing meals at seasonable iioure) vest of lEsSSiri RiwSf
California Excursrons daUy, with CHOICE OF ROUTES to an dfrom K fr"
15, Ogden. Portland, Los Angeles, and San fYanolsoo! The DIRECT
LINE to and from Pike s Peak, Manitou, Oarden of the Oods thS Rlr.itrt
urns, and Scenic Grandeurs of Colorado. uoa' loe Sanltart-
VIA THE ALBERT LEA ROUTE,
Solid Express Trains daily between Chicago and Mtnneanolla anrf at c..i
with THROUGH Reclining Chair Cars iFREE) to and froooolnia -f
Kansas City. Through Chair Car and Sleeper betweePesrlt I jTlr
and Sioux Falls, via Rock Island. The Favorite Line to PtoeBtSSi witi?
town, Sioux FaUa, and the Summer Beeortt and Bunting and'FtsbJni
Grounds of the Northwest. auu rieuing
THE SHORT LINE VIA SENECA AND KANKAKEE offers taclutlea to
travel between Cincinnati, Indianapolis, Lafayette, and Council Bluffs. St.
Joseph, Atchison, Leavenworth, Kansas City, Minneapolis, and St. Paul'
For Tickets, Maps, Folders, or desired information, aonlv to axtv Ttrk-at
Office In the United Stauja or Canada, or address "c" :
E. ST. JOHN. JOHN SEBASTIAN.
Qaasral laaager. CHIOAQO. ILL.. Oen l Ticket Past, agtnt
THE FOURTH AVE. HOTEL
has changed hands, bavme been leased to-
"W. CT. GAMBLE,
run strlotljr 4r.tla.s. bpsclal rales to cllj boatdora.
Cornar Fourth aveDue and Tweoty tblrd street. Rock Island.
No. 119 Seventeenth Street, Rock Ieland
CafCleaning and repairing done neatly aod cheaply.
J. T. DIXON,
And Dealer in Mem Fine Woolens.
1706 Second Avenue
SILKS AND PLUSHES.
We want you to know that we are
headquarters for Silks and Plushes. Spe
cial purchases have been made with ref
erence to the holidays.
Silk plushes 13 shades.
32 CENTS A YARD.
S3 shades including the delicate
shades, belter than often seen at price,
35 CENTS A YARD.
Dress Silks Splendid assortment ot
black and colored Silks. Prices remain
the same no our celebrated guaranteed
Silks, although we have received notice
of a 10 per cent advance now, and 10
per cent advance Jan. 1st.
Our bit; bargains Silk Falle. black
People who have paid f 1 for no bet
ter, look very tired when they see our 83
This is the season for ribbons. No. 1
ribbons, picot or plain edge, per bolt
All Silk Ribbons. Nos. 5, 9 per yard,
We have more of our wide fancy rib
Splendid assortment of hand made
woolen Hoods for ladies and children.
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