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VOL. XXXVIII. NO 48.
ROCK ISLAND, SATURDAY. DECEMBER 14, 1869.
PRICE FIVE CENTS.
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Black the Ac of 8psdes ! N That's what we said of the paint when we nam
into this houte. " Mercy, ma!" taid Utile, my eldest daughter; " we'll never be am,
to gel it clean. Nothing like trying." aaid 1 ; "go to the nearest grocer', Belle, and
If II him to sell you the beM soap he hav" Hack the came, her face beaming. Here's
tonieilung belter than Soap, ma ; its Gold Duat Washing Powder. Don't yot
remember how auntie praid it up t Now we'll see if what he said prove? true i
our cae " Well it did, you'd better Ixlicve. I honestly think while chalk would mak
a Mack mark on that paint now. Our motto is, - If at first you don't tucceed but
yoa will if you use Oold Duat Washing Powder.
Gold Dust Washing Powder U sold by all grocers.
Made only by N. K. FAIRBANK & CO., CHICAGO. ILL.
W. B. BARKER,
hai purchased the well-known
Fourth Ave. and Tenth Street,
and hopes to retain the instoni or his predecessor.
He wil! make a great effort to perpetuate the good name of this
Old Established Grocery
-that It tins always enjoyed by dealing only in the bent ijoods
AT THE LOWEST PRICES.
Successor to .A damson & Rnick,
Shop Nineteenth St., bet. First and Second Avenue,
Rock Island, 111.
(teiie ral Jobbing and Repairing promptly done.
tSTBecond Hand Machinery bought, sold and repaired.
New Elm Street Groeery
(Successoi to Danquard & Browner)
FLOUR AJSX FEED
Family Groceries and Provisions,
He solicit a share of the trade and will make prices as low
as the lowest. Telephone connections.
GIVE THE NEW STORE A TRIAL.
cornet put for
Saves 257 to 50 of Tea.
GIVES THl TRUl FLAVOR.
Yoa do not lift the pot.
Poors by pressing lid
Th prt you handle
la serfsctly Colo.
Prices. $1.60 up.
Uprielor of the Old and well-known
Farm Produce always on hand
-Steam s Gas Fitter-
AND HEALKH IN
WrougLt and Ca9t Iron and Lead Pipe
nose, Packing, Sewer and Drain Tile.
Steam and Gas Fixtures.
K3Ret work at fair prices. Estimates furnished.
Office and shop 219 18th St. Telephone 1 183.
Rock Island, 111.
N. P. F. NELSON,
2119 FOTJRTII A VENUE,
for the best custom made
sHTRepairinjc neatly done.
and Eighth street,
i i i
' opened with an entire flock of
J?y Goods, Flour, Feed, Etc.
and will try and give patron, prices and treatment
COMPLETE IN ALL
For Catalogues Address
J. C. DUNCAN,
: "7 Davhtpobt, Iowa.
KEEP TO THE RIGilT.
Do not be Imposed on by suy of the r imcmua
Imitations, substitutes, etc, which am doodlne.
the world. Thrre i only one 8if, a Piecinc.
and them to nothing Hka it. Our rem ,!y coo
laina no Metcury. I'otwh, Arsenic, or i.uy pois
nous snhsianre whatever. It build n tUen'-n-era!
health from the flrt dose, and 1 aa never
tailed to eradicate eonlaplouK blood pc n and
Itaeffecta from the system. Bu rure 1 1 eet the
Pennine, fwnd yonr address fur our Tew le on
Woui and Skin TMsrases. whkh will te mallei
SWIFT SPECIFIC CO.. Atl. Oa.
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Purei Palatable! Popular:
! AR xm I'urr fiv.- l- r.mr.rt
tntil tonti. hi mi in tun. Ikiui.I Ii Ntti.
HNekf pen ltnl It Imvtln thlt lr
ftoiifM. Stww. Mrnt hHiios, fit mill i. t.
Am ReffTfil, -inmiriy ro.HMoiu i hr
Mtlliitf phTwmiiia. for rivhi. imi jMti una
CMhm. Attiif mtc bum! Mre:ta:ilii iik.
Ah your Urumtitt t n rover ittr
Armour's Beef Extract
Vt Mnd Mr. f ir nrtmpi puckni e md4
itM'ri(lve paU)phli. to
ARMOUR & CO., Chicago.
The Great Restorer!
THE MEDICINE WHICH CURES.
This is a Medicine that Conquers
and Eradicates Disease.
"It is the rnnsi Ki-iimrkalilc Devlp
nient of this Age of Protjreis
A little IrTe.tiction will ri-tn"hi .'c Ton lltut
much an i rlalnu-nfnr TU GREAT BEStOU
18 the hair i. ni told.
I4III:m From whutevpr fo-m of r-mi-plalnl
whateTer malady. Here IS Your
ror cir nlan cnnWInlni; a hi.'nry f thi Wok
nsart'L Kaasnr, ami inie ri mitikalde lellcr
from people well known, addre. a he low,
Thf Crrat Kwtortr Pharnaror-'al ffor'ns,
I Pnrtland Avenue, Mlnne nolt. Winn.
fw rtire $1.50 pr hottle. For ale hy Crui;
Eirla SPECIAL CARPET SALE.
Marked down If per
cent lower than former
This sale will only be cont ntied a few
weeks at Petersen's Cat pet and
Wall Paper Store.
. . : 1 1
west econa street.
-ALL KINDS Ot
Cast Iron Work
done; a specialty o' furnish
ing all kind of
Stoves with Castings,
at 8 cents per y ound.
NINTH ST. AND 7th AVE.
J. K. DO WING. Proprietor.
A. D. HUESING,
Represent, among other tin e-trled and well
known Fir. lnaaranceCompanl , the followlni;:
Royal Insurance Company, of England
Weschester Fire Ins. C., of N. Y.
Buffalo German Ina. Co., Buffalo. N. Y.
Rochester German Ins. Co. Roch'r N.Y
German Fire Ina. Co., tf Peoria, 111.
Citizens Ins. Co., of Pittsburgh, I'.
Hun Fire Office, Londoa.
Union Ina. Co. of California.
Security Ins. Co. New HsTen. Conn.
Wilwaukee Mechansc's Ins. Co. Mil
Office No. 18 Second Ave..
ROCK It LAND. ILL.
60LD KEIAL, PARIS, 1878.
w. ijakki: & CO.'S
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d in m prrpsiraiion. ft fcas)
m lm Ii tW Mrtngt at
CiMtn numl with Harrli, Arrunwil
or hufar, an t thcrrfur tr oxirt
ronomical, asWlwa im tktm ml
f. It t- ttwicifmi, ixnirthin(t
(tWDfthtflilt t.AHU.y I'lUtKTTI.
aa1 fMlmiral iy achipt-f1 fi.r ivall
M well w Irrmnni la teoifth.
bold by Grrovr vrywliera
W.BAXEfi & CO, Dorchester, Mass
it nr urn in n itm --
llutiilaS W All I rllSALE
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XTBSEITiTOTI. li pranow up
Prominent Physicians Sm ke and Recommend
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SAM SIN BAD A SAILOR.
HE ASTOUNDS A NUMBER OF CHI'
CAGOAN3 ON A STREET CAR.
ninit-H irom Home lien Fire Years el
Ace, He VUlta Kvery Comitry on the
Olole Sluver, Milllonelre e.n.1 rhlloao-
.her Now Living In Mlrbigao.
Car No. M on the south uilo.cahle stopneil
a m nu.'iit on 'HiiaU avenue at the corner
of l.n!i.l..l.u atrtH-t and took ou board a tall,
atiailit old man, whoie long gray beanl
weit almost to his waint, but whose bright
eye nud upright bearing spoke the man of
maturity, not (l.-crupitiide. At State street,
aa the ear riHiudod into the loop, a second old
man, evidently a farmer, stopped on board
and took a m-at by the aneieut of days. As
the train iued on around into Wabash ave
nue nu.iin iiei-ha a dozen others got on the
ear. ail well Urwwed ami eloiirly moving in an
Mlemeiit aside from that of the two strange
charai-ter who sat side by side. The old man
moved up to hi furmwr companion and the
two Ml to talking quietly until liavlin's thea
tre was r.-achol. The car stopped and sev
ertl pTins ij.it out to join the crowd press
ing into the foyer.
had visitkd thkatkks.
"L.ts of folks going in there who can't pav
Ihwr rnt." sni.i the ancient, "tats of Viu
don't on-ntlm do's on their back. Got to
t:ike 'em homo to-morrow and pay rent on
Did you ev-r visit a theatrer' asked the
fui-iiKT in an elfoit to he agreeable.
"Yen," said tangheurd, and then after a
pause he nd.l.vl, "I've bmo to a theatre in
Hong Kong." He shifted his legs, and bent
his eyes kindly on the farmer as a man who
knew he had struck hard and was willing to
give the victim time to recover.
' Hong Kong in JupanT asked the farmer,
dazed a little, yet hoping his companion
meant some city near home.
'No, Hong Kong ain't in Japan; it's in
China. " said the other. "And I've been to a
theatre in Tokio, too; that's in Jaiau; and
"Well, you've traveled," said the farmer.
"V. I've leen to shows in Paris and tan
don and Liverpool and Leghorn and Alex
andria; and I've been to shows not theatres,
but the liest they had on the east coast of
Africa, and iu Melbourne, Australia and
Honolulu, Sandwich Islands, and I've aeen
the shows in t he Chinese quarter In San Fran
cisco." Several gentlemen lieut forward and fired
questions at the old man. He was in no wise
disturlied; he looked calmly, kindly on them
all, and met everv thrust with a nracitdon
which showed, "rocky" as be looked, that he
had either been over the ground or bad
studied his story wonderfully well.
"i m what ship dl.l you sail to Paris?" asked
one of the first.
"Paris amt uo seaport," said the ancient.
I traveled there in 1SIO in a diligence. We
cull 'em omnibuses. "
"How old are you?"
"Seventy -nine. I was bom in 1S10 in Wil
ton, a little town in New York state, on the
eil j of an Indian reservation.
In May, 11"., my father's brother, who
was a sailor, took me for a walk in the
woods, and I didn't get back till l&S. He
cai-rii-d tne to New York and Dut me on
n-iiirj a vessel to Liverpool, that he had
bbiped on tor a three years' voyage.
N e never reached New York for seven
years, mid then I had a rood chance to ship
again and went off without going home.
but 1 always recollected my folks and where
I iir-ed to live, and how old I was when uncle
u 'k me away.
1 learned to read on shipboard and used to
get books ami read about strange countries.
Then I would talk to sailors, and when a
voyage was over 1 would ship on some craft
going where I wanted to go. That way I
leurned pretty near all languages. Any of
you talk Frpnchf"
The lady did, and he proved to her his claim
to a mastery of that tongue.
"Anybody talk Russian, or Spanish, or
The lady tried him in Spanish and a gentle
man present approved his German. The
other languages had to be taken on trust, but
tne passengers exchanged glances eloquent of
fuilh Ui the ancient.
ONE or MEACBAM'S HEIRS.
"In 1S37 ," he continued. "I drifted down to
New Orleans, and old man Ueacham therm, a
rich old slave dealer you've all read about
htm was getting up a crew for the slave
trade, and 1 shipped with him. Be wanted
only choice men and he got 'em. He paid
every one the best wages for able seamen, and
liesKles that arranged that each one who
stayed with him five years should get tJOO.000
Irom his estate when he died.
"Old Meacham died three years after he
hired his crew, and only two fellows stayed
iu his service till the five years were up.
They had got good pay for their work, and
got good offers to ship again, and they left
and went. I stayed the five years, and cot
the tJUU.UDO be left me in his will. I went
into business for myself then built a boat
for tlOU.OUO and carried passengers to France
and England. I wouldn't carry a ton of
freight for no money, and my packet was the
finest thing that ever floated out of New Or
leans. Passengers had to pay for it, though.
and I made a heap of money. In 1644 I built
the lirst ironclad boat that was ever put up
iu Itoston. It waa before the day of metal
liottotns, but I spent 147,000 in iron plates
half an inch thick on that boat. She run all
right, tiut she ruu into an Iceberg in a fog
tiauk off Newfoundland in and was
sunk with crew, passengers and cargo.
"I ve built many a vessel In my time, and
made a heap of money. I was In the Red aea
trade till I lost a square rigged ship there. I've
lt one ship iu the Atlantic, two in the Pa
cific, one in the Red sea and three in the Alie-
' W here do you live now r asked one of the
"Ik'iitoii Harbor, Mich. Nice town, too.
Just drifted there. Got some money left, but
I ve lost a heap."
The end of the trip had been reached. The
lady Inn I left the car some blocks back, and
iilv three gentlemen stood beside him. The
old man turned to go.
"Tm stopping till Tuesday at Calumet
avenue. ou can nud out there I'm telling
the truth. But you young men look here,"
and lie grasped the two nearest him with a
vigor that would have done credit to half his
years, "I'm old enough to be your grand
father, and I never drank, chewed nor
smoked, but I've seen mere life in more lands.
bad more fun and more trouble than all
three of vnu'U ever know about. But take
my advice and don't drift." Chicago Her
Lolas Roots Purify Water.
Indian Engineering states that a large bas
ket of the roots of the lotus has been received
by the municipality of Bangalore from Tan-
jore, and is planted out in the beds of the
tanks in the statiou. This aquatic plant is
one of the best water purifiers known. It
rapidly oxygenerates the water, and, ridding
it of its deud organic matter, brings it into
a healthy condition. The presence of such
like aquatic plants in reservoirs is said to
Makes the lives of to many people mis
erable. and often leads to self-destruc
tion. We know of no remedy for dys
pepsia more successful than Hood's Bar-
saparilla. It acts cently, yet surely and
efficiently, tones the stomach and other
organs, removes the faint feeling, creates
a good appetite, cures headache, and
refreses the burdened mind. Give
Hood's Sarsapsrilla a fair trial. It will
do you good. .
Texas Sif tings: "I'm no kicker" is the
worst possible recommendation for
young man who wants to join a foot ball
A BsBSiDW Kan.
Would use Kemp's Balsam for the throat
and lungs. It is curing more cases of
Coughs. Colds, Asthma, Bronchitis.
Croup and all Throat and Lnng Trebles
than any other mediclns. The propries
tor has authorized any druggist to give
you a sample bottle free to convince to a
of the merit of this great remedy. Large
A Woman's 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 ilsseverests tests, but her vita
organs were undermined and death
seemed imminent. For three month a 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 first dose
that she slept all night, and with one
Dome has been miraculously cured. Her
name is Mrs. Luther Lute." Thus write
W. C. Hamrick & Co.. Shelby, N. C.
Get a free bottle at Hartz & Bahnsen'
TUB VKHOICT TJNAKIMOUS.
W. D. Suit, druggist, Bippus, Ind
testifies: 'I can recommend Electric
Bitters as the very best remedy. Every
bottle sold has given relief in every case.
One man took six bottles, and was cured
of rheumatism of ten years' standing."
Abraham Hare, drucL'ist, 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
ny, so that the verdict is unanimous that
Llectnc Bitters do cure all diseases of
the liver, kidneys or blood. Only a half
dollar a bottle at Hartz & Bahnsen's
BUCKLKN's ARNICA SALVE.
The best salve in the world for cats.
bruises, sores, ulcers. Bait 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. For sale bv IT arts & Bahnsen.
Senator Beck is alill an invalid, and his
physicians tell him he must do little or
no work during the present session of
ADVICE TO B0TRSS8.
Are you disturlied at nitrht and broken
of your rest by a sick child suffering and
crying with pain of cutting teeth? If so,
send at once and (jet a bottle of Mrs.
Winalow's Soothing Syrup for children
teething. Its value is incalculable.
It will relieve the poor little sufferer im
mediately. Depend upon it mothers,
there is no mistake atmut it. It curee
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 Syrup
for Children Teething is pleasant to' the
taste, and is the prescription of one f
the oldest and host ft male nurses and phy
sicians in the United States, and is for
sale by all druggists throughout
orld. Prtca 35 cents pjr bottle.
It is said that smacking the lips is a
vulgar habit. Much depends on whose
lips are smacked.
Who of us are wttnout trouble be tbey
small or large? The blessings of health
are best appreciated when we are sirh
and in pain. A hacking cough, a severk
cold, or any throat or lung disease are
very troublesome; but all of these ma lie
quickly and permanently cured by Dr.
uigeiow s cure. Hare and pleasant foi
hildren. Price 50 cents.
'You needn't try to plsy it on me," as
the fire up the steeple said to the hose
man. In the pursuit of the gixKi things of
his world we anticipate too much; we
eat out the heart and sweetness of world
ly pleasures by delightful forethought of
tbem. 7 be results obtained from the use
of Dr. Jones' Red Clover Tonic far exceed
all claims. It cures dvspepsia, and all
stomach, liver, kidney and bladder
troubles. It is a perfect tonic, appetizer,
blood purifier, sure cure for ague and
malarial diseases. Price, 50 rents, of
When a married woman goes to look
after her rights her husband is usually
left at borne with bis wrangs.
The 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 healer.
Satisfaction guaranteed or money refund
si. Onlv 35 cents. Sold bv druggists
naeVs Sareaparilla purifies the blood,
builds up weak and debilitated systems,
gives strength to weakened
Hood's nerves, overcomes that tired
feeling, tones the digest We
S&T8&P&" organs, invigorates and reg
rllla ulates the kidneys and liver,
exels disease, and gives
vigorous health. Young
people say: " It Is the best M a k8
medicine we ever took." .
Old people say:" It makes thO Weak
us feel young again." So cr
good a medicine may well '"""b
he called "the true Elixir of Life."
Hwle MaraMrilla is sold by all drug
gists. CI ; six for Sa. Prepared by CI. Hood
Co.. Apothecaries. Lowell. Mass.
Paris Exposition 1SS9 :
S CRASH PRIZES i GOLD MEDALS.
VANILLA (sante) QUALITY.
ASK FOR TELL0W WRAPPER.
BaHCH HOUSI, UNION IQUaUt, W.T,
,LY1' , CATARRH
o re am uaim
Allays Pain and
Heals the Sores.
try the ctre Ray-fever
A particle la applied into each nostra and is
agree Die. race ell cents at Drarglsts ; by nail
reuared, SO cents. XLT BR0TBLBB8, M War
rcnireei new lore .
COS. WASH, ft 3d AYR. 8.
From SO years' experience In Hos-
ital and Private practice ia enabled
guarantee radicaicures la Chronic
or pe sonons diseases of the blood,
throat, no e, skin, kidneys, bladder
and kindred onrans. Oravci and .trie
ture cored witaout pain or catting.
Those who contemplate going to
Hot Springs for the treatment of any
private or blood dlseaeescsn becuretl
for one-third the eot.
I AniP5Br this treatment a
UMLILO lovely completion, free
from saMnwneM, freckles, eroptlons,
etc., brilliant eve and perfect health
ran be had. JWThat "tired feel
Inic" and all female weakness prompt
ly cored. Rloatinff, headaches, Ner
vnoa Prostration, and Kleenle.anea.
Ovarian tronhlea, lDSammation and Ulceration,
falling and displacements. Spinal weakneaa and
I hanire of Life. Conrolt the old doctor.
NERVOUS Physical and Organic wesk
! t ,, ' premature decay, evW
forebodings, self-diatrnut, impaired memory, pal
pitation of the heart, pimple on the face, Bpecks
before the KYK, rinifin. In the ear. catarrh,
threatened coneomption and every dl.qnalinra-
BLOOD AND SKIN
Horrible In its re.nlt completely eradicated
withont the nseor irerrorr Scrofola, Kryalpe
;i Fever Mo e. Blotches. Pit pies, l lcers, pain
in the Head and Ronea, Hvphiltie t-ore Throat and
Tongue, ulandnlar enlargement of the Neck,
Kheiimattm, etc.cnred h-n others have failed.
RUPTURE C,,red witn nt P,B or hind
! r "'rrom bn.ineea,
UR NARY Pnr-Heeently contracted or
' V . chronic dieeasn POSITIVELY
cored In X to days by a local remedy. No naa
seons droes need. Medicines mtiled or express
ed to soy address free from observation. Char
ge fair. Term.ra.h. Hook and one.tlnn
A frlmdly talk cota nothing.
HOUKS: 10 a. m. to 1
m.,sto3 and 7 to p.m.
snnaav: X to 1 p. m
CTbWaeh.Av.8. MIHHEAPOLIS, KlXIf
356 Jackson St.,
St. Paul, Minn.
Speedily Cures all Private, Nervous.
Chronic and Blojd and Skin Diseases
of both Sexes, without the nse
of Mercury or Hindrance
NO CURE, NO PAY.
Syphilis. Gleet, Strlc'nre, and all old, lingering
caws, where the hlnod haa become pol-ooed.
causing nicer, hlotrhe. sore throat and month,
pain In the head and bones, and all dleaaea of
the Kidaeys and Bladder, and all diaeaee Re
quired from expoeore are CL'RED POK LIFE.
SI rs or all aaks who are suffering from the ter
rible effects of Seminal weakneas. Sexual debili
ty and loss of rlexnal power ss the resait of
Yonllifol Indl-cretion, or excesses of mats re
year. prndnrin emis-ions, nervonnee. loss of
memory, Ac,, are thoroughly and permanently
Ur. Feller, who has had many years experience
In this specialty, is a graduate from one of the
leading medical colleges of the country. Be has
st via failed in curing any caee that be has nn
dertaken. Case and correspondence ssredly
confidential. Call or write for list of questions.
Medicines sent hy mall snd express everywhere.
HARTZ & BAHNSEN.
Wholesale Agents, Rock Island.
a no y
B A LTI M O R E. Ma
LOTOS FACE POWDEIt
wtuisg their HiuplexVta sihtmrcl pcurs m
SAMPLE BOX (CRATIS)
of the UttftBt tBiportssd tunl Wtmuotsaif cknuirl
Guaranteed to be perfectly banuleaa. Impereeptl
ble. duaWf and mrmible. For aie eveewbere.
Prtee. ae ... OOe see sts. a. nn
druggist lor it or write tor poatAMl sample bur to
J. F. LLOYD & CO., Sols Importers,
T wad WaafclartM SMrcet. C HICASO.
LOTOS FACE POWDEn
For Sale bt to FoLLownta DBueersTs
Marshall & Fisher,
Harts St Bahnsen,
and Frank N idler
via R DIAL"
-eaasa' ansa aaa eiBSsasBW' BBSs. Al. nam BBBBBaa
X i' r-l 1 J I . . 1 f 7
THE TRAVELERS' UUIDE.
iniCAQO. BOCK ISLAND A PACIrIC HAIL.
v way Depot comer Fifth avenue and Thlrty-
TRAINS I tLav. ItAnatva.
Council Bluff A Minueso-1 M ,.n -L
U Day Express f aml5 am
Kansas City Day Express. .. 6:50 era 10 -40 pm
Oskaloova Express 8 S3 pm It :05 pm
Council Blnffs Minneso- I
ts Express f 7 P" 7:15 sm
Council Blnffs A Omaha I .,.
Limited Vetibule Ex.. i 10 51 om :!
Kansas City Limited.... ....I I M pm 4:M sm
Denver Vestibule Express.. ll :H pm Ssam
tQoing west. t'tng eat. 'Dally.
BURLINGTON Ri triK-C., B. Q. RAIL
way Depot First avenue and Bixwenth St.,
M J. Yourg, agent.
TRAINS. j i.it I tnnrv
fit. Loa is Ki press j s a aiul 7:11 am
Bt, L'iui Bxprea. 7 60 pm R:40;pra
8t. Panl Express ! T St) am
8 Paul Kipre. ,e 7:npm
Beardstown Passenger 8:45pm II 15 am
Hay Fret-ht (Monmouth). .. 9:00aa 1:50pm
Way Freight (Sterlini:) 11:50 am 1:40 im
Bterllng Passenger 8:111) am S:f(jpm
Dnhnqiie " 10:5m :10pm
CHICAGO. MU.WAVKKB A ST. PAUL HAIL
way Rnc'.ne Jt !4oiithwetern Division De
pot Twei tieth reet between First and Second
avenue, E. D. W. Holmea, agent.
TRAINS. Lsavi Avrivb
Stan aijd Kxprvn. S'VSan 8 tl pu
St. Paul Kiirt- 8:00n 11:15am
n.A Acron moilsti n 1 Oil 10 : lit an
rt A Aeeor. moilatioo 7:S6.n StlSnm
ROCK INLAND A PEORIA RA1I.WAY-DK
pot Firt svenne and Twentieth I reel.
1 : pm
8 :05 am
Fast Kxptv.... ".
Mail and Expre
8 : am
4 00 pro
most direct'routk to the
-East and South East.:
7. SO pm
8 48 pm
5 17 pm
4 57 pra
4 10 pm
H 15 am
'1 00 am
IA M -
l ,:si pm
lg S.S nm
ar. . Orion.. lv
i n pm
S 57 nm
10 64 am
A 7 nm
i!l0 54 am
b fA pm
II 4 am
3 55 pm
7 35 pro
S 57 pm
10 15 nm
6 45 am
7 55 nm
ii. so am
t. Louis. Mo
S 15 am
s lis am
8 55 am
Hi 2 nm
s 05 om
3 40 am
7 45 nm
7 5 am
10. SO pm
Passenger traina arrive and denart from Union
Accommodation train leaves Rock Ialsnd 8:45
p. m. arrives at Peoria S SO a. m . Leaves Peoria
u V - iu. i n'rr .i nuii ifi.uu i .U9 m. 111.
Accom. lAc-om. I
Accom, I Accom.
8.05 am S.O0 pm
T 11 .n. 1 AS mm.
4.00 pm 9.10 aai lv R. I.I'd ar
& (in pmiio.9) am ar Key'ids lv
6 S3 pm .2 on sm ar .catile.lv
8 SO am llx 50 pm
ni.l,,mi P.Mt r.iwMhal.u. nu.W . -1 -
snd Peoria in both directions.
H. B. SUDUOW. K. STOCKHOUSK,
Snperintendent. Gen'l TkL Agent.
ffAST M AIL TRAIN with Vestlbnled trains be.
tweea Chicago, Milwaukee, bU Panl aad Minne
apolis. fRASS-COSTrSfyTAL ROCTE between Chi.
Cagn, Consul BlnUa, Omasa and tne Pacias
GREAT NATIONAL ROFTK between Chicage j
waneaa vaiy ana ou josepn. MO.
J700 MILE9 OP ROAD reaching an principal
points in iinnois, Wisconsin, annsesoia, lows
Missouri sad Dakota.
Tor maps, time tables, rates of passage ea4
freight, elc., apply to the r-earet atarloa agent
f tbe Chicago. Milwaakee A Bu Panl Railway, m
to any railroad agent any where in the world.
E08WELL MILLER, A. V. H. CARPEXTXK.
uenerai anager. ties 1 rasa, at T. AEW
rFor Information In reference to Lands ana
Towns owned by by the Chicago. MUwaakee el
rt Taul Railway Company, write to H. 8. Haa
fen. Land oonuniaaloner Milwaukee. Wisconsin.
John Volk & Co.,
Sash, Doors, Blinds, Siding, Flooring,
aa1 all kinds of wood work for builders.
Eighteenth Su, bet. Third and Fourth ave..
THE MOLINE SAVINGS BAU
(Clharted by the Legtslatars of IUlnota.)
MOLINE, - ILLS.
Open daily from A M. t I P. W .. and oaTaas-
a ana newaay Kveainca rrom I as
Interest allowed on Dceposits at tbs rata
or 4 per Ucnt. per Annum.
Deposits received in amounts of
f 1 and Upwards.
SECURITY AND ADVANTAGES.
Ta. private Dronerty of tbe Trustees la lesnuan
Stbte te the depositors. The officers are arohlbt.
ted from bormwloa; any of Its niooers. all mis
and married women protected by apecial law.
Orncaa: S W. Wreai..-c. Presideati Kaw.
rca hauiaBa, Vice president; C. V. BnusAt,
TatisTsaa: s. w. Wheelock. Porter SkinneT.
r. r. Hi.-men way. J Silas Les 6. H Edwarda,
glrsn Dariinc. A. 8 Wrlirht. J. 8. Eeator, U
. Hemes way, C. VlLrthnm.
yw 'l as only chartered savings Bank la Roeb
Dr. Tait Butler,
(Assistant Bute Veterinarian of Iowa)
(Successor to Dr. J. D. Rutherford.)
Office hours 11 a. m. to ? p. m.
Dentistry a Specialty.
Cfflce: Coyne's Feed Stable, If arket square,
ROCK ISLAND, ILL.
J. M. BUFORD,
Taw U Plre and Tlme-trlas
LOSSES PROMPTLY PAD).
sees as low aa any reliable coasnan eaa aSsaeS
Year patronage atawllellea.
m HSlii Anraa aieck.
rtrr.ni Pf rvpoauii
rcuiLcoo U I CO BEST
For BLACK KTfM KrXfiS.
Made la I CeUra that Krltkar
'asm, aaa Uat Kar Fade.
Bold bv Snurriats. Ala
Peertem Broase Paints 41 caiora,
Peerttie Laundry Bhiinc.
Pertei I nV P
PtlrlwlM. U. 7r -
TJIf ACQUAINTED WITH THE CEOOHATHT OP TUB OOU1TTBT, VTTUL OB T AIM
MUCH VALUABLE ISFORMATIOII FBOM A BTTJTJT OF THIS MAP OP
THE CHICAGO, ROCK ISLAND & PACIFIC RAILWAY,
Including- main lines, branches and extensions Fast and West of the)
Missouri River. The Direct Route to and from Chiceuro, Joliet, Ottawa,
Peoria, La Salle, MoUne, Rock Island, in ILLINOIS-Davenport, MuscaUne.
Ottumwa, Oekaloona, Des Moines, Winterset, Audubon, Harlan, and Council
Bluffs, in IOWA-Minneapolis and St. Paul, in MINNESOTA Watertown
and Sioux Falls, in DAKOTA Cameron, St. Joseph, end Kansas City. a
MISSOURI Omaha, Fairbury, and Nelson, in NEBRASKA Horton, Topwksi.
HuteWnson. Wicliita, BelleviUe, Abilene, CaldwelL in KANSAS Pond
Creek., KimrflBher, Fort Reno, in the INDIAN TERRITORY nd Colorado
8prineTB, Denver, Pueblo, in COLORADO. FREE Reclinlnir Chair Cara to
and from Chicago, Caldwell, Hutchinson, and Dodjre City, and Palaca Sleep
Insr Cars between Chicago, Wichita, and Hutchinson. Traverses now and
vast areas of rich farming and grazing lands, affording the beet 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, coot, well ventilated, and
free from dust. Through Coaches, Pullman Sleepers, FREE Reclining
Chair Cars, and (east of Missouri River) Dining Cars Daily between Chicago,
pes Moinea, Council Bluffs, and Omaha, with Free Reclining Chair Oar to
North Platte, Neb., and between Chicago and Colorado Springs, Denver,
and Pueblo, via St. Joseph, or Kansas City and Topeka. Splendid Dining
Hotels (furnishing meals at seasonable hours) west of Missouri River.
California Excursions daily, with CHOICE OF ROUTES to and from Salt
Lake. Ogden, Portland, Los Angeles, 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 Chicago and Minneapolis and St. Paul,
with THROUGH Reclining Chair Cars iFREEl to and from those points and
Kansas City. Through 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 Reeorta and Hunting and Fishing
Grounds of the Northwest.
. THE SHORT LINE VIA SENECA AND KANKAKEE offers facilities 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 inrormaUon, apply to any Ticket
Office in the United States or Canada, or addreas
E. ST. JOHN. JOHN SEBASTIAN.
General flanager. CHICAGO. ILL. Gen'l Ticket tc Faas, Agent-
THE MOLINE "WAGON.
Manufacturers ol FARM, SPRING and FREIGHT WAGONS
A fall and complete line of PLATFORM and other Spring Wagons, especially adipted to tbe
Western trade . of .uperinr workmanship and tlnieh. IlluAtrated Pries List free oa
application. See the MOLl E w'AUOJI before purchasing.
Proprietor of Brady Street
All kinds of Cl'T FLOWERS constantly oa hand.
One Block North of Central Park.
The laracst In Iowa.
THE FOURTH AVE. HOTEL
has changed hands, having been leased to
"W. J-. GAMBLE,
who for many years was the efficient snperintendent of the Mollne A Rock Island Street Rsll
way. The house has been thoroughly renovated snd refurnished thro.igboat and will be
run strictly Srst-clsrs. Special rates to city boarders.
Corner Fourth avenue and Twenty-third street. Rock Island.
No. 119 Seventeenth Street, Rock Island.
QPCieaning and repairing done neatly and cheaply.
W. A. GUTHEIE,
Successor to 3ntbrte Co' Una.)
Contractor and Builder,
" ROCK ISLAND, ILL.
E9Plans and estimates furnished. A speclslty mads of Sne work . All orders attebdad to
promptly and satisfaction guaranteed. "
Office and Shop No. 1818 Third Avenue-
:CITY PAINT SHOP:
DBUCEMILLEB & CO.,
AU klcds of
Painting, Graining, Paper Hanging and Kalaomining.
HaTAll work warranted and done to order on short notice.
Shop No. 310 Seventeenth street, bet. 3d and 4th avenue.
-New sod fully equipped. New furnishings throughout, Will compete
with any. Send for circulars.
Tcttion: Four months, $25; Six months. 35; Nine months t50
Addres U. W. FENN. Rock Iaiand, Ills.
J. T. DIXON,
And Dealer in Men Fine Woolens.
1706 Second Avenue.
Union Meat Market,
. . No. 207 Twentieth Etreet, Rock Island."
BEN EDEN, - ; Proprietor.
Fresh, Smoked and Salted Meats
Always on hand. Game and Oysters ia season, tci. ate, . Prices ressoaaUet
Vooods daUvered to any part of the city free of charce. . ---ae
FLOWER STORE ,
-4i 8 Brady Street