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VOL. XXXVI11. NO 47.
ROCK ISLAND, FRIDAY, DECE3IBER 13, IS89.
PRICE FIVE CENTS.
Black as the Ace of Spades ! M That's
into llm lioue. " Mercy, ma!" said llelle, my el.lesl daughter; ' we'll never be a
to k; l it cli-un." " Nothing like trying," said I ; "go to the nearest grocer's, Belle, and
tri: linn tn sell you the lt soap he has." Hack the came, her face beaming. 41 Here's
n.iii'tiij; belter lhan Soap, ma ; it Cold Dust Washing Powder. Don't yo
ieiii"i.':-.-r how auntie praise. 1 it up? Now we'll see if what she said prove true is.
cur u-f ." Well il did, you'd better llieve. I honestly think white chalk would maW
a U.i.1. in.uk on that paint now. ur motto is, " If at first you don't succeed " bu
jo, if you ue Oold Dust Washing Powder.
Gold Dust Washing Powder U sold by all grocers.
Made only by N. K. FAIRBANK & CO.. CHICAGO. ILL.
x W. YERKfRY. Manner.
W. B. BARKER,
has pimhasM the wkm known
W agner Grocery
Fourth Ave. and Tenth Street,
and hopes to retain the custom ot Lis predecessor.
He wil make a great effort to perpetuate the good name of this
Old Established Grocery
-that It ha a! ways enjoyed bj dealing only In the best nootls
AT THE LOWEST PRICES.
Successor to 4 damson & Rnick,
frhop Nineteenth St., but. First and Second Avenue,
Rock Island, 111.
U-nt-ral Jobbing and Repairing promptly done.
lS?r8econd Hand Machinery bought, sold and repaired.
New Elm Street Grocery
GEO. ET BROWNER,
(Successor to Damjuard Jt Browner)
KJLOXJR AjNTD FEED
Family Groceries and Provisions,
lie solicit a share of the trade and will make prices as low
aa the lowest. Telephone connections.
GIVE THE NEW STORE A TRIAL.
Tie 14 P. D. & Co." Keystone Beater and Mixer
For beating una; fruit; titlihU: For mis Ins: brmiL
take,, patn, tnuitumt. drink, ererythlnir. For whlppl
cfm't'oT msklsK tmttfr. hitnit. brmd, mWndall pairtry.
Narrs -. Uibnr and material, and gitres results uikwm
and tmjMMibU by old nietliods.
A 5' ic C.mk Bonk with each Heater. If you cannot
' Ret from yriur dealer ornVr direct from us.
Pain a. Dikhl & Co. Phila. Pa.
'I T "sr
Tbl. sparewill have
Proprietor of the Old and well-known
Cor. Third avenue and Eighth street,
lias opened with an entire stock of
Groceries, Dry Goods, Flour, Feed, Etc.
WFresh Farm Produce always on band
Ur. Smart doslrcs s rcatwsl of bis old trade and will try and glrs patron, prices snd treatment
what we saiJ of the paint when we
-Steam s Gas Fitter-
AND PRALKH IN
Wrought and Cast Iron and Lead Pipe
nose, Packing, Sewer and Drain Tile.
Steam and Gas Fixtures.
eNTBeal work at fair prices. Estimates furnished.
Office and shop 219 18th St. Telephone 1183.
Rock Island, 111.
! IMH BALM.
V-move the braae from rnpenf eosk'd sntt scalded codlSh.
rnl Into IheancsM and whip with No. S key.tone Heater ontll
fla-. add rnp. ol miM nolatoee, cold or hot, I tableapnonful
i. butler. H tea.pnonfulnf pepper, ami w enp of eream; whip
Ihmniiuhly. form Into kails, dip Into beaten cgK, then II drj bread
crumbs, and fry In bulling fat.
aew Inforaatloa or a new recipe each lsue.
N. P. F. NELSON,
2119 Fourth Avknue,
for the best custom made
HTRepalrintt neatly done.
COMPLETE IN ALL
For Catalogues Address
J. C. DUNCAN,
KEEP TO THE RIGHT.
no not he Imposed on by an j of the nnmer ma
imitations, aiaVtltolee, etc.. which aro float 'Ins;
the world. There Is only one Swift's Ppet Be,
snd there la nothlDK Hks It. Our remedy ion.
lain, no Merrory. Potash, Araenlc. or any ol
none substance whatever. It builds op the itu
eral health from the first draw, and has n Tcr
failed to eradicate contagion, hlood poison and
Its effects from the eyetem. Be aura to pet the
genuine, frend your sdilress for our Treat i j on
Wood and Skin Diseases, which will he im itej
. SWIFT SPECIFICCO.. Atlanta. a.
PURE! PALATABLE! POPULAR!
l iRiKTrCD wrr H"f In rot -jy.
trittfM tMrm. H4htl in htrm. In hi
llnNf-kestr find it tnrtlnl.lti lor
Bmitv. (wtwsi. Mrat Mtims. BtiiiilNm, sti
A Bff Tva. atlrnulr rwuntitifi4 1 fr
IVrwHntt ptiTmrlnrtai. for lnvnllt. Iiifnnt mini
tMhn. ADptliiiiii and trn;iheiiiritf.
Aik your il run gin ur rucvr tor
Armour's Beef Extract
Ur tend N. for samp. parkKtce m d
tfts-ripilTe tmruptiUH, iu
ARMOUR & CO., Chiciso.
THE MEDICINE WHICH CURES.
This is a Medicine that Conquers
and Eradicates Disease.
"It is the most Kt-markahle L felop
ment of this Age of Progrs
A tittla Ineeatleatlon will eoneln.Te too that
much a la claimed for THJg OREAT UtSTOB
AR the half i not told.
I. . Il '. Prom whateeer form of enm
plalnt wbatcTer malady. Here It. Your
For or- ulara eontainlne s hUtonr of hiii Wot
nianiL Riiudt. and aotne n markatle latteri"
In.m people well known, addra aa be I w,
Thf Great LVsrorrr Phanwropial Turks,
1 Portland Aeenne, Mmm-atm l. Winn.
Mi,rictf Jl.Srt per bottle. For ale by oruc-
SPECIAL CARPET SALE.
Marked down 10 per
cent lower than former
This sale will only he continued a few
weeks at Petersen's Carpet and
Wall Paper Store.
west econa sireec,
DAVENPORT. - - I')WA.
-ALL KINDS OF-
Cast Iron Work
done; a specialty of furnish
ing all kinds of
Stoves with Castings,
at 8 cents per pound.
NINTH ST. AND 7tl AVE.
J. E. DOWINQ, Proprietor.
A. D. HUESING.
Rapreaenta. anions other time-tried and well'
Known Fire InaaraaceCompaniea, the following:
Royal Insurance Company, of England
Wescneater rlre ins. tjo.. or . .
Buffalo German Ins. Co., liuffalo. N. Y.
Rochester German Ins. C . Hoch'r N.Y
German Fire Ins. Co.. of Peoria, 111.
Ciliiens Ins. Co., of Pitt ihnrgb. Pa.
Exchange Fire Ins. Co., f New York
Office No. 1606 Becotd Ave.,
ROCK ISLAND. ILL.
GOLD KEDAJj, PARIS, 1878.
W. BAKEU & CO.'S
It abmoimtrlii pure a NaT
it u aeiHlrfe.
ar itMd in Ha pfpr1nm. It km
sues rJlswa Mrsw riM thm ttrmntk at
Cortsa mw4 w tit Marrh, Amwroot
t Sugr. and I IhcrrfiM tar wunrm
TsjaasjassirSlU Waif I tM SM fwj
mmm. ll n ttikeMm. inurthirt
Its wsrtbfssing. tWhmi.T IttUaWTItlb,
Ml mdmrirmbif liumHd tr iRvtUiti
a wll m fori rwm ia Mwitla.
ftold by Groct m everywhere
W.BJLXES & CODoi ahester. Mast
ft nniTA mi iirrn o
fiRrUCIT MTOTK. No preHs azps.
aj .1 i. writ -or mi no. i aa.
Prominent Physicians Saras and Recommend
Tie Great :
A TEN DOLLAR POULTRY HOUSE.
Aa lel:iied by J. Henry Lee ami mus.
ntted by Anierleun foul try Journal.
A clifupanil nt the wime tinit' subotan
tirtl poultry liuuse. containing lOOstjuare
feet of Hoor npiue, can be built for tea
dollars lv an man or boy of ordinary
ingenuity. All the tools tieeJed are A
saw. Iiattrhet. 8ti:tre and wrew driver.
These are usually the projierty of any
kouKeholiler. The iimu rials used are:
S40 reel of 8-foot fenc-lnu. at $14 K).
W feet of IK-r it llonhiiK tl quality). $18
4 ten font Ixuinls, ! In lle. at Si j
5 two tiy.four m-an:ting. Yi feet Umg
bundl. lath ,
t pouiiilh tur tiaiHr. ut V
I pair lial' Mra lnn-
NqiIh. 'te and liaii.t
... I 00
FIO. 1. SIDR V1KW F FRAME.
The fi ncing comes Nix inches wide,
and the flooring alxiut the same width.
No ONis are used in this plan, and the
house js none the less slronp. To con-strui-t
it, first saw twenty of the fenoinR
tir.l to 0 ft. long for the back of the
house, and saw the waste ends of these
t. a ft lot ik. Rip one of the 12 in. wide
liarls into two 6 in. boards, one of
which is for the base of the back of
house, and the other is to lie again
rii'd into two 3 in. strips, upon w hich
nail the 3 ft. fencing pieces, leaving two
pieces loose near earh end for the doors.
This forms the base for the fronL The
base i f the whole house can now be
nailed together, using two of the wide
boards for the sides.
The front base slants outward (see Fig.
1). The frame is then constructed by
erecting a long fencing lioard at three
feet from the front end of each side base
and a shorter one at rear end of each, as
Fig. 1. which shows these- hoards trimmed
to lit under the roof. These two sets of
uprights are then connected by scantling
for the roof, under the ends of these
Mantling fencing boards are nailed.
FIO. 2. FRONT VIEW OF FRAUE.
which hold the third scantling in place
to support the center of the roof. The
top of the longest board . is then con
nected w ith tho front base by a fencing
Ixiard. and two boards jneiled across the
front to support the sash. The whole
frame is then complete.
r i"s. 1 and 2 show the full details of
the frame. The boards for kick, sides
and roof can then lie nailed on. flooring
boards Iietng used for roof. When the
sashes are adjusted in their proper places
on the front, with strips of tin above
them to turn water, flixring boards are
sawn to proper length and fitted on. The
ventilator is made with four flooring
boards; its lower end is near the floor at
center of house.
The remaining twelve inch board is for
base of the partition, a narrower lioard
for top and lath nailed on close, divides
the house into two compartments for two
pens of fowls, or a pen of fowls and room
for young chicks, or two rooms for young
FIO. 8. POULTRY HOrSE.
chicks of different ages. The cracks on
aides and bock of house are stripped with
ath; the Inside of house is lined with tar
aper, and the roof and front painted
with a cheap mineral paint, which ren
ders the house waterproof as the boards
are tongue und grooved. This makes it
warm enough for almost any latitude.
For the south the strips and tar paper
might be uisHnsed with. 1 he slant of
sash is sufficient to shut out the perpen
dicular rays of the sun in summer and
flood the whole floor with warmth in
An outside door and a gate in the par
tition make the whole house of easy ac
cess. The small doors for fowls are
made on the trap door principle, and
ojieiied and closed by a cord attached to
the fastening bolt, which is heavy enough
to fall into place when the cord is slack
ened. Sufficient scrap pieces will be left
to make feed, dust and nest boxes, and
the inside arrangements can be made to
suit the owner. The floor is earth.
packed hard and covered with gravel,
on top of which, for young chicks, scat
It will readily be seen this plan can be
extended an indefinite length by the ad
dition of three posts every ten feet to
supiort the roof.
Item. Hera mud There.
It is hinted in New York tliat agents
of the I rench government are looking
after supplies of wheat.
the Chicago tribune says that re
ceipts of wheat at Minneapolis and Lru
luth were 483 cars less for the first three
davs of this week than last.
In the combination, proportion, and pre
paration of Its Ingredients, Hood a Sana'
parilla accomplishes enrrs where other
preparations entirely fall. Peculiar in
its good name at borne, which is a
"'tower of strength abroad," peculiar in
the phenomenal sales it has attained.
Hood s Sarsaparilla Is tbe moat success
ful medicine for purifying the blood, giv
ing strength, and creating an appetite.
BinghamptoD Leader: When an intoi
tested man stands before a mirror, how
can tbe mirror indulge in sober reflec
A teasiais Kan.
Would use Kemp's Balsam for the throat
and lungs. Il ia curing more cases of
Coughs, Colds, Asthma, Bronchitis,
Croup and all Throat and Lang Trebles
than any other medicine. Tbe propries
tor has authorized any druggist to give
you a sample bottle free to convince voa
of the merit of this great remedy. Large
bottles 00 cents and f 1.
A Woman'. Discovery.
"Another wonderful discovery has
been made, and that, too, by a lady in
this country. Disease fastened its
clutches upon her and for seven years she
withstood its sererests tests, but her vital
organs were undermined and death
seemed imminent. For three months she
coughed incessantly and could not sleep.
She bought of us a bottle of Dr. King's
New Discovery for consumption and was
so much relieved on taking the fitst dose
that she slept all night, and with one
bottle has been miraculously cured. Her
name is Mrs. Luther Lutz." Thus write
W. C. Hamrick & Co.. of Shelby, N. C.
Gel a free bottle at Hartz & Balinsen'
TIIR VEItDICT UNANIMOUS.
W. D. Suit, drugist, Bippus, Ind,
testifies: ' I can recommend Electric
Bitters an the very best remedy. Every
bottle sold has piven relief in every case.
One roan took six bottles, and wss cured
of rheumatism of ten vears" standing."
Abraham Hare, drugcist, Bellville, Ohio,
affirms: "The best selling medicine I
have ever handled in my twenty years'
experience, is Electric Bitters." Thous
ands of others have added their testimo
nv, so that the verdict is unanimous that
Electric Bitters do cure all diseases of
the liver, kidneys or blood. Only a half
dollar a bottle at Hartz & Bahnsen s
BUCKI.KN'g ARNICA BAJ.VB
The best salve in the world for cuts,
bruises, sores, ulcers, salt rheum, fever
soies, tetter, chapped bands, 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. For sale hv Hartz & Bahnsen.
At the theatre: Wile (as her Lushnd
rises) Where are vu going, Fred?
Husband Only to take a smile. Wife
(who knows his capacity) Humph! I
guess you bid better ssy a laugh.
ADT10X TO AtOTHlKi.
Are you disturbed at night and broken
ot your rest by a sick child suffering and
crying with pain of cutting teeth? If so,
send at once and get a bottle of Mrs.
Winslow's Soothing Syrup for children
teething. Its value is incalculable.
It will relieve the poor little sufferer im
mediately. Depend upon it movers,
there is no mistake about it. It cure
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 Soothing Svrui;
for Children Teething is pleasant to the
taste, and is the prescription of one of
the oldest and best femulc nurses and phv.
sicians in the United States, and is foi
sale by all druggist throughout the
orld. Prico 25 cents pjr bottle.
Senator Beck is still an invalid, and bis
physicians tell him he must do little or
no work during the present session of
Who ot us are wttnout trouble be tbey
small or large? The blessings of health
are best appreciated when we are sich
and in pain. A hacking cough, a severk
cold, or any throat-or lung disease are
very troublesome; but all of these may tie
quickly and permanently cured by Dr.
Uigelow s l:ure. Hate and pleasant for
children . Price 50 cents.
Texas Siftings: "I'm no kicker" is the
worst possible recommendation for a
young man who wants to join a foot ball
In the pursuit of the go4 things of
his world we anticipate too much; we
eat out the heart and sweetness of world
ly pleasures by delightful forethought of
them. Tbe results obtained from tbe nse
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 rents, of
It is said that smacking the lips is a
vulgar babiL Much depends on whose
lips are smacked.
Tbe best on earth can truly be said of
Gngg's Glycerine Salve, which is a sure,
safe and speedy cure for cuts, bruises,
scalds, burns wounds and all other sores.
Will positively cure piles, tetter and all
skin eruption. Try this wonder hesler.
Satisfaction guaranteed or money refund
el. On) v 95 cents. Sold bv druggists
BTXIOTJfWKSS. SICK HEADACHE;
HKARTItl'KN, LITER IXD1GEBTIOW,
Dl'Sl'tTblA. COaU'LAXXT, JAL'XDICE,
TJT TJFING THE OESTIKE
raErasKO oklt dt
FLEMING BROS., Pittsburgh, Pa.
taVBewareof CotnrrcttTEiis made in St LoaiA"d
Dl HrMFHRKTB' HPaH'iincB iw nc!ent.ticl' y and
carefully prvparrd iimscrtptltinii ; urm1 foriuany
vani In private practice wltbswvM,.and foruvr
thirty y twrti Usmhi by the popt. vtry eliiKle Spe
cific h a icla I cure fur the dlttaftr narotKL.
Thtwse Hpecltlcs cure without drufntiuK. pnrjr
tnir or reductntr tins syiuen. and are In fact and
tleed toe avrei n re mediea. t he W arid.
uht or mniciPAL Nus, crtuw.
1 f ever. Loniewioii. lnnamrnation...
Martna. Worm fever, worm cone .
Cryina Cali-nrletthtn(tor Infanta
Diarrhea vt Children or Adulu ...
Dywrnierr Wiping , BilrmCollc..
J' he. era M erbna. Vomiting
as ha. Cold, Btnnch.UB
Kearaltf fta Tnotuacbe, Faceacbe ...
fleaaachea. skHe-ulacbe, Vertigo
yleiA.a BIMoua Momai'h
rmaareaae! or Palatal Perlaaa.
XV kite, too FrofiMe i'erfuua
'rap. CoiHrh. blfllcult HrealhlntT -
ealt ..beam, lbi-ylpeUu, fcruptiona.
tbeimattHM. libeumatk- Paina....
'ever and Aaae, Chllla, Ualarla,...
rue, tuina or uteeuinK
rntarra, lnfluenrji. Cold In tbe Head .
Whaaaiiia' ( Mlh. VKrtenl Courn. ,
General ehl lit v ,i h4cmi VVesxAuoai .
rlnBF u r li nrsi V etlinaT Mtl- .
iaeaaea aftaeH earl Pal pilatiun 1 .00
Bold by DruMtwTa. or ent postpaid on receipt
of price, IlaTflCwtrHatEVs' Maklal, (144 paren)
ricoly bound In cloth and troM, mailed free.
SPECI Fl CS.
uream JJaim I lvs.
Allays Pain and I Jda&HtAD
Heals tbe Bores.
TRY THE CTJReHAY-FEVER
A particle Is applied latw- each 'xtostrU- and
agreeable. Prtca 60 cents at Dragguta ; by nail
r.flfierad, 80 cauta. SLT BBOTESEB, M War
COB. WASH-4V 3d AVE. .
From SO Tears' exnenmca tn Una
pital and Private practice ia enabled
to guarantee radieaiinrea in Chronic
or po sonons dlaeaaes or tbe blood.
llirnat, no e. akin, ktdneya, bladdci
and kindred nivana. Gravel and attic
ture cured witknnt Daln or cnttinv.
Tboae wbo conlei plate going tol
lint nprina. lor tne treatment or any
private or moon aiaeageecan oe cured
roron-third the coat.
I ADIP?Br tn' treatment a
u"u 1 L- lorelvromoleilnn. frei-
from aallnwneaa. frecklea, enu tlon..
eic nriuiant eve. and perfect nealtli
can be had. fr-That "tired reel
ing" and all female weakness tiromnt
lycored. rllnatine. hcadachea, Ner-
vnn. Proatratinn. and Sleepleeeneea.
Ovarian tmuhlca. Inflammation and Ulceration.
Fallineand diaplacemenla, bpinal weakness and
lianire of Life. Con.ult the old doctor.
NERVOUS Jhylcal and rranie weak-oi-i
iuuo1MI( premature decay, evia
rorenodliig., rrlf-di.truiit, impaired mt-m.irv, pal
pitation of die heart, pimple, on the face, s'lterk.
before the KYK, rlneiiu in the ear. ca arrh,
threatened con.nmplion and every divqiialldra
tiin that render, marriage improper and uuhauuv
HPKEIIILY and PKKMANKNTLY cured.
BLOOD AND SKIN
horrible in its reault completely eradicated
without the noe of mercur. Scrofula, Krr.lpo
! Kever no e.. Blotches. Plirpiea, I'leer. pain
in the Head and Hones, Syphiltic ore Throat aud
Tongue, ulandnlar enlanrement of the Neck
Hlieumatlxm. etc., enred wh-n oihera have failed.
RUPTURF Cured '' Pln or uiud
ijr I vat r.nrefrom biisiue.a.
UK NAKY ,IW" Recently contracte.1 or
enred in .1 to H days hy a local remedy. So nau
seous drut-a need. Medirinea mailed or express
ed tn any aildre.s free from observation. Char
ges fair. Terms ( a-h. Book and oue.iion 11.1
18c A fri, ndly tal k cou notbine.
HOURM: 10Llll.lAlim.ilA9 mnA .
Snndar: S to 4 p. m.
-o wan.Av.s. MIHHEAPOLIS, MIHH.
356 Jackson St,
St. Paul, Minn.
Speedily Cures all Private, Nervous.
Chronic and Blojj and Skin Diseases
of both Sexes, without the use
of Mercury or Hindrance
NO CURE, NO PAY.
Syphilis. Olect. Strictnre. and all old. limrerlnc
raws, where the blond baa become poisoned,
cansinf nlrers. blotches sore throat and nioutk.
pain, in tne nead and bones, and all diseases of
the Kidneys and Bladder, and all diaea.es ac
quired from exposure are CIRED FUK 1 IFK.
m itn of all seas wbo are suffering from the ter-
loie eneci! or -mifiai weaaneas. exnal debill
y and loss of Sexual power as the re.n t nf
ontliful Indi-rrction, or exces.es of matnre
years, producing emissions, nerrnusness. loss of
memory, Ac. are tborouhlv and uermattenLlv
Ir. Feller, who has bad many years experience
tn this specialty, is a graduate from one of the
leading medical colleges of tbe country. He has
N.rxR failed in curing any caoes that be ha. nn
nertuken. Case, and correspondence aaredly
confidential. Call or write for liat of qneations.
medicines sent uy mail and express everywhere.
HARTZ & BAHNSEN.
Wholesale Agents, Rock Island.
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LOTOS FACE POWDER
SAMPLE BOX 1CRATIS)
of the luut Impuriad and nnuuuoiuij acknowrl-
Guaranteed to bfl perfectly harmleas. Imnereenti
hie. dun-nla and invi.inle. Kor ata verywbere.
arie, xm mmm aue Mr Faaai. Ass vttnr
druKKiat tor It or write tor nosttd sample bur to
J. F. LLOYD A CO., Sole Importers,
ft? and B Wmakina-t.. Atr-eet, ( H II AGO
LOTOS FACE POWDER
For Sals bt ni Following Drcooibts
Marshall & Fisher,
Harts St Bahnsen,
And Frank Nadler
THE TRATELEKS' CIIE.
CHICAGO. ROCK IMLAVD A PACIKIC RAIL
way Depot corner Fifth avenue and Thirty
a-. . . . . , l . M .
8:50 am 10:40 pm
S aft .m nm
Council Hluff. Jk Miuueao- f
ta Pay Express f
Kansas City Pay Express. . .
Council Blntra A Mmneso-1
ts Express f
Council Klnff. Omaha I
Limited Vevtibule Kx.. f
Denver Vestibule Express. .
j 7 :45 pm! 7:15 am
10:51 pro! J:14 aro
! -M pm! 4:M am
11:13 pmi :!. am
tQoinj west. t'Q'ng east, ..laily.
C. B. A O. R AIL-
J- way Depot First avtn
ue and Sixteenth M.,
at J. lon't, attent.
Ht. L..B. Kxprea
8t. L mil Kxure.e
hU Paul Rxpreaa
N.. P.ul Kxpre- s
Hearfl.lnwn Paiwiiger. ....
Way Psel ht (Monmouth)...
Way Prelcht (Stt rlirii )
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a 4n am ?lsain
; 7 M pm s -to. pro
! 7 M am
, M am
1: 5 am
1 :Nt pm
CHICAtiO MILWAI KKRA ST. PAt'L RAIL
way Racine A Southwestern Division le
pot Twe ticth street between Firrt and Second
avenue, E. D. W. Holme., ai'ent.
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imt Firm sveniie and Twentletb street.
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4 ( pm
MOST DI R ECTA ROUTE TO TBE
lEast and South East.:
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Passenger trains arriv j and depart from Union
Accommodation train leaves kock Island 6:45
. m. arrives at Peoria 2 30 a. m . Leaves Peoria
15 p. m. arrives at Kock Inland 1 :(rj a. m.
Acroai. Ac -oiu. t
8.05 ami S.nn pm
7.10 am! 1.4 pm
6 V nil 1) 50 pm
4.onpm S lOasi lv R. I.l'd ar
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6 85 pmi 12 00 am ar .fahle .1v.
Chair car on Fast Express between Rock Island
and Peona in both directions.
li. B SVDLOW, K. STirCKHOrsK.
superintendent. Gen'l Tat. Agent.
lAST M AIL TRAIN with Vestlbnled trains be.
twees Cbicafo, Hilwackva, M. I'aaJ and Minna
fRANS-CONTINNTAL ROfTB between ChV.
Cairo, Council B.uils, Oniaiia and the 1'aclAe
BREAT NATIONAL ROFTE between. Chlcaf
a.nsaa uhj ano bu Joeeptt. mo.
TOO MILES OF ROAD reachmr an prlsclpal
tlnu In lllinoia, WuKonaiu, alinneania, Iowa.
Missouri and Daaota.
For m.na. time tables, rates of naar aa4
rralsht, etc., apple to tbe rearet ataUon agent
f the Cbicaeo. Milwaukee A S. Paul Railway, ot
to any railroad agent anywhere lu tbe world.
EOPWELL MILLER, A. V. H. CARPENTER,
beneral Managdr. tcn 1 Pass. T. Agk.
rfFor Informatlo. In reference to Lande anal
Towns owned ty by aba Chicago Milwaukee A
M. Paul Railway Company, write to B. O. Hau
ren. Land commlaaloner atllwaukea. Wlaeonala.
John Volk & Co.,
M annf acturere of
Sash, Doors, Blinds, Siding, Flooring.
an1 all kinds of wood work for builders.
Ei-bieeulh Su, bet. Third and Fourth are..
THE KCLIKE SAVIHBS 6AXK
(Charted by the Lelalarnrsof IUlnola.)
MOL1NK, - ILLS.
Open daily from A M. to 8 P. M.. and on TBaa
aay ana satanay benlna-a from I to
Interest all owed on Dcsposlts at the rate
of 4 per Cent, per Annum.
Deposits received in amounts of
11 and Upwards.
SECURITY AND ADVANTAGES.
The D rival property of tbe Trnsteee ia laauoa.
slble to tbe deiiositora. The oScere are peohi ra
ted rroni borrowitn; any or it. moneys. Mtaors
and married women protected by apodal law.
OrncM": P W. W-rnna. President: ram.
ran eKutiam. Vic 1'residt.nt; C. F. Bxhbtwax,
TH.nTie: S. W. vTheelork, Porter Pklnner.
P. r. Bumenway. J Btlae Leas. O. H Edwarda.
Blntra Darlinjr. A. 8 Wrlcht. f. 8. Keauar, U
at itemenwar, c. v luthnm.
fri he on i y chartered Barings Bank la Rook
Dr. Tait Butler,
(Assistant State Veterinarian of Iowa)
(Successor to Dr. J. D. Rutherford.)
Office hoars 11 a. m. to 8 p. m.
Dentistry a Specialty.
Office: Coyne's Feed Stable, Market aqnare,
ROCK ISLAND. ILL.
J. M. BUFORD.
The) old rtra and Time-tried Coapaaaaa
LOSSES PROMPTLY PAD.
as low aa any reliable company aaa
i oau patroaaare la snnrilaw.
aa araa aioca.
tor ULAt A MtM.kLtiS.
Made la 4' olnea that neither
E-auaa, nut u.t Aartadc.
Sold by Druggists. Also
Peer1e P.rome Faint. 6 eolora.
fearlcaa Laundry BioiruT.
Peerle Ink " - t
Peerless Shoe A HarajMaDreeinz.
US ACQUAINTED WITH THE GEOGRAPHY OF THE COUTTTBT. WILL OBTAM
MUCH VALUABLE INFORMATION FROM A STUDY OF THIS HAP OF
s l r
THE CHICAGO, ROCK ISLAND & PACIFIC RAILWAY.
Including- main lines, branches and extensions East and West of the
Missouri River. The Direct Route to and from Chicatro, Jollet, OttAwas
Peoria, La Salle, Molino, Rock Island, in ILLINOIS Davenport, Muscatine.
Ottumwa, OAkalooBiv, Des Moines, Winterset, Audubon, Harlfvn.and Council
Bluffs, tn IOWA Minneapolis and St. Paul, In MINNESOTA Watertown
and Sioux Falls, In DAKOTA Cameron, St. Joseph, and Kansas City. In
MISSOURI Omaha, Fairbury.and Nelson, In NEBRASKA Horton, TorWka,
Hutchinson, Wichita, Belleville, Abilene, Caldwell, in KANSAS Pond
Creek, kingfisher, port Kono, in the INDIAN TERRITORY and Colorado
Spring, Denver, Pueblo, in COLORADO. FREE Reclining Chair Cars to
and from Chicago, Caldwell, Hutchinson, and Dodp-e City, and Palace Sleep
In? Cars between Chicago, Wichita, and Hutchinson. Traverses new and
vast areas of rich farming; and pxazirur lands, affording1 the best facilities
of intercommunication to all towns and cities east and west, northwest
and southwest of Chicago, and Pacific and transoceanic Seaports.
MAGNIFICENT VESTIBULE EXPRESS TRAINS,
Leading all competitors in splendor of equipment, cool, well ventilated , and
free from dust. Throuph Coaches, Pullman Sleepers, FREE Reclining;
Chair Cars, and (east of Missouri River) Dining Cars Daily between Chicago,
Des Moines, CouncJ Bluffs, and Omaha, with Free Reclining' Chair Car to
North Platte, Neb, and between Crucajro and Colorado Springs, Denver,
and Pueblo, via St. Joseph, or Kansas City and Topeka. Splendid DinitiaT
Hotels (furnishing' meals at seasonable hours) wett of Missouri River.
California Excursions daily, with CHOICE OF ROUTES to and from Salt
Lake, Ogden, Portland, Los Ansrelea, and San Francisco. The DIRECT
LINE to and from Pike's Peak, Manitou, Garden of the Oods, the Sanitari
ums, and Scenic Grandeurs of Colorado.
VIA THE ALBERT LEA ROUTE,
Solid Express Trains daily between Cnicatra and Minneapolis and St. PauL
with THROUGH Reclimntr Chair Cars (FREE) to and from those points and
Kansas City. Toroufcrh Chair Car and Sleeper between Peoria, Spirit Lake,
and Sioux Falls, via Rock Island. The Favorite Line to Pipestone, Water
town, Sioux Falls, and the Summer Resorts and Hunting' and Fishing"
Grounds of the Northwest.
THE SHORT LINE VIA SENECA AND KANKAKEE offers facilities to
travel between Cincinnati, Indianapolis, Lafayet, and Council Bluffs, St.
Joseph, Atchison, Leavenworth, City, Minneapolis, and St. Paul.
For Tickets, Maps, Folders, or desired information, apply to any Ticket
Office in the United States or Canada, or addrobs
E. ST. JOHN,
THE MOLINE WAGON.
Manufacturers ol FARM, SPRING and FREIGHT WAGONS
A full and complete line or PLATFORM and otlu r Spring W aeons, especially adipted to tile
Western Iracie ,.f snjM-n'.r workman-hip and fin .j-h lllu-lrau-d Pries List free on
application. ce the MOLINE WAiiON before purchaaiug.
Proprietor of Brad y Street
AH kinds of CVT FLOWERS con.tahtly on hand.
GREEMlorsES.l FLOWER STORE,
One Block North of Central Park. " 4(18 Brady Street
Tbe larsi st in Iowa. DAVKH PORT, 10WA-
THE FOURTH AVE. HOTEL
has changed bands, having been leased to
W. J-. GAMBLE,
wbo for many years was the efficient snperintendent of the MoltDe Rock Island Btsset Hall
way. The house has been thoroughly renovated and refurnished throughout and will be
run strictly flrst-clare. Special rates to cit j boarders.
Corner Fourth avenue and Twenty-third street. Rock Island.
No. 119 Seventeenth Street, Rock Island.
CyCleaning and repairing done neatly and cheaply.
W. -A. GUTHRIE,
tSocressor to 3nthrie Collins.)
Contractor and Builder,
, ROCK ISLAND, ILL.
tPlant and eeiimatea famished. A specialty made of line work . All orders attend! ta
promptly and eauef acUon guaranteed.
Office and Hhop No. 1818 Third Avenue-
:CITY PAINT SHOP:
DRUCKMIILER fc CO..
AU kinds of
Painting, Graining, Paper Hanging and Kalsomining.
aWAll work warranted and done to order on short notice.
Shop No. 310 Seventeenth Btreet, bet. 3d and 4th avenne.
-ew aim tuny rquippea.- .lew lurnisnmgs tnroagboaU Will compete
with ny. Send for circulars.
Tuition: Four months, f 25; Six months. $35; Nine months, 50
Addres 0. W. FENN. Rock Island, Ilia.
.T , , J .
J. T. DIXON.,
And Dealer in Mens' Fine Woolens.
1706 Second Avenue.
Union Meat Market,
No. 207 Twentieth street, Rock Island.
BEN EDEN, - Proprietor.
Fresh, Smoked and Salted Meats
Always on hand. (jaae and Oyater. i season, etc., tic. Prices reasonable,
ISGoods delivered to any part of the city frea of ci&rce.
CHICAGO. ILL.. Qenl Ticket A Pass. Agent.