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KOCK ISLAND. SATURDAY, DECEMBER 2S, 18S9.
PRICE FIVE CENTS.
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t HAS V. YEUFU'RY,
W. B. BARKER,
ha purchased the wki.l known
Fourth Ave. and Tenth Street,
and hopes to retain the custom ot Lis predecessor.
He m ike a tfrt-! effort to p.-rpetute the ko1 nuir.e of this
Old Established Grocery
UM it tn.i always enjoyed by dealing only in the best good
AT THE LOWEST TRICES.
Snrcessor to damson & Ruick,
hoJ. Ninr-ter-nth St., hvt. First and Secon.1 Avnae,
Rock Island, 111.
(it-ii-rul Jobbing and Rr-pairing promptly Aow.
Jf-Sfcf.nd Hand Machinery bongbt, pold and repaired.
New Elm Street Grocery
GEO. E. BRO WNER,
(Succrssor to Danquard & Browner)
LOTJK JSTD FEED
Family Groceries and Provisions, ,
TTi arl!cif a dlmre rif tli trad
Ht" n'MIt I. ui.aai- " - ' Jk
as tbf lowpst. Tele"i)hon connections.
GIVE THE NEW STORE A TRIAL.
Proprietor of the Old
Cor. Third avenue and Eighth street,
Has opened with an entire Block of
Groceries, Dry Goods, Flour, Feed, Etc.
t-jTFreHb Farm Produce always on hand
Mr. sm irt d aires a renewal of his old trade and
A POSITIVE r"v tOITor'ATT.TWn HAMPOHt):
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ritia imn; in
. ittli l nttwa, n't inift m4
J2 mny tat fmnvl
d a ai ufcif. .
PtrasiO (I apnea
-Steam s Gas Fitter-
AND HF.A1.KK IN
nud Cast Iron and Lrad Pipe
note, Tacking, Sewer and Drain Tile.
Steam and Gas Fixtures.
"Rest work at fair prices. Estimates furnished.
Office and shop 219 18th St. Telephone 1182.
.. Rcck Isandi I1L
and will make rrice as loH
N. P. F. NELSON,
2119 FoURTn Aventjk,
for the best custom made
s$4rHcpairinj neatly done.
will try and give patrons prlcea and treatment J
COMPLETE IN ALL
For Catalogues Address
J. C. DUNCAN,
t O haarlrsi; unlvr
sal antislaetion in I lie
cure of (lonorrb'ea and
(lleet. I preacrll II and
feel safe Id reromnieuf:
a- It to all aurTerera.
A.J. KTIINCB, .n..
Fold hr llcujifiiats.
y,' Htii l D . i-.Jc i 't
luff HkinlY " nnir a iriM Mffnrn. t.ietiT
Currvftt .J-te'lt ia)tDliy f l.rf"U 9.tvn iti cA.
(imim tmpriTtmrmtT mil ohr baiisi Kuwi t4W4ia-r
KMnttyiMl in lhrBwUi. KeJet pempbt;4c mtmp
JF"W I TO UATH.J
11 r- Ml h ite
BETTER THAN GOLD.
HF-STORED HER HEALTH.
Foi !S yt-ars I ufft'rtxl from IcjiIs, err ipelaa
and other bl(d aff-I:.mi, t:iklii - I;:ri:;; tliat
time cri'ut qtuuitltle of diffMvtunralViiy with
out Iviru; me any porccp''o ri!:i f. Ficnda
Imloretl toe to try S. fc. S. li tmimvt.tl iim from
ttie atart, and a?tcr t:ikm merul tx'ttV-a, re
tnrrd my health aa fr a. I MilJ h pe for at
niy a, which la nw afvnty-five year
Mr. B. M. Ijicab. K"wlint: (Jnvii, Ky.
TlraUi W'ml ami M.'n !' nwili J free,
bW lh"l I'Ki 11 H' : .c.-iu
Purei Palatable! Popular!
il ARVM'lfW fhiry tt"l Incnn-n-tni'wl
lorni. hnlHl in .lar. Itjml In t ul'-.
HHMkff)ifn "tliMl It lin'nt t- lor
Boop. t'W. Moal SrtHf-o. H.itllllon.
A Hrrf Trn, Htrtinly rN-on?Ti'n !.! bT
Int.tniri pliTiet)ii. ur hitIi.1. mln ivhi..!
Oilier. Apntirtitu Httd (rpnt.'rim j.
Ak your unik'iit or trruver ir
Armour's Beef Extract
Or iM'iici fio. fr ifnifi rohe :tntl
ARMOUR & CO., Chicago.
Theniust truly efficacious rem
t'dy ever compounded as a
liluod Pnritier, Xeire
and Blood Tonic,
he furtusho'l u frnm T t i n til
$6,00 FOR SIX BOTTLES.
Ti is ix keejiini; up with the spirit of
the times. It is purely veci tattle and
warranted. It contains the el ments of
youth and life.
ciitl fur information and cirru'an
18i6 Pur.linil A?cnu :,
SPECIAL CARPET SALE.
Marked down 10 per
cent lower than former
This sale will only be continued a few
weeks at Petersen's Carpet and
Wall Paper Store.
212 212 4 I Id
west tecona tMreet,
DAVEN'POUT. - - IOWA,
-ALL KIN'DS OK -
Oast Iron Work
done; a specialty of furnish
ing all kinds of
Stoves with Castings,
at 8 cents per pound.
NINTH ST. AND 7th AVE.
J. E. DOWINO, Proprietor.
A. D. HUESING,
Represents, amons other time-tried and well
known Fire Insurance t'omiani a, tbo followlUK:
Royal Insurance Compaay, of England
Wescucster nre Ins. tJo., 01 in. i .
Buffalo German Ina. Co. Buffalo. N. T.
Rochester German Ins. Co. Roch'rN.Y
German Fire Ins. Co., cf Peoria, III.
Citizens Ins. Co., of Pittsburgh, Ta.
Run Fire Office, London .
Union Ina. Co. of Calif rnia.
Security Ins. Co. New liven. Conn
Wilwaukee Mechansc's Ins. Co. Mil
Office No. 1B08 Sec nd Ave.,
ROCK It LAND. ILL.
GOLD MED-L, PARI8, 1878.
W. BAICJUI & CO.'S
It uhnnl Help tMre and
41 iti mtluMr.
Xo Cttnical s
r avert t it proration, ti Iim
r am lr H - tk mtrmth fit
lorn mixtrrt ttii hUrrh, Amiarurt
or !", mnA N tl4rrtK far toon
It W rtrlKHtua, tMNinwhinff.
wtrtnjth?tiinc. KaILT iHUUVTRia,
and idmiralu ' vUiXcd 1W invbula
luttllHM prmiM ia LtLU.
KoM y iirw -n rvrrywlicrc
W. BAZZE & C0 Do -cheater. Ddast
Prominent Physicians 8 mo je and Recommend
-ini- requtreo. snw
Hii III Milt
IRISH POTATO CULTURE.
Frum ma Kauy ltriul by I. MiirrUn IWfora
tho Atl.iUm. ;., Ilortlrultural Sorloty.
itU other practical BtiKp-ostions made
on the. cultivation of Irish potatoes by
Air. .ncrri!ion, as rcrted by Iiixio
farini-r, were the following:
After tou have decide what variety
you wihh to plant, the next thing is how
to plant for lest results. Some jnitato
Rrowen advocate planting one eye, aome
two, others three, others a small pota
to wliole; some larj;o ixuattvs whole;
while othent say all vou neel is to
eat the potatoes and plant the peel
ing ow, I tind in this, as m other
tilings where d.n tors differ so widely,
the middle ground is the safest. I there
fore recommend the Heleotinir of laree
and well shaied potatoes having a clear
skin, w ith fuil eyes that have not lieen
(iirouted; then cut Kothat each piece has
at least two eyes and a part of the heart
or coreof the iNitato. This plan is called
Siy Dr. Slurtevant the acientific method
cutting wed iNitMtoos: but it is not
new by any means, f..r it has leen prac-
tiial by our people, the Scotch farmers.
for over thirty years, and-they simply
al it the common wnse way.
In cutting; you should use a verr thin.
narrow bladed Unife.an old tableor case
knife that h:ts hfn prounil thin anil
sharp will answer. The reason for this
is, that a thick barked knife, such as a
jiocket knife, causes the k tato to crack
across the core or eve roots that extend
from the eye to the center, nlllioiiLrli you
don't readily see them; but by the aid of
H potato that has the core colored, vou
will cot the idea. I have found seed to do
lietter when cut a Jav or two before
l.inting. The cut part lxvornes dryer
mid is more easily handled. Drv woihI
.lies nifieil over cut Mvd has alsoagood
Ifis-l. Have the drills oiiened ill the
morning and left open during the great
er paitol the Iav. so that the soil and
the seed may g't w arm, which will give
the si-ed a quicker start than they other
wise would get. Plant seed with the
eyes up, in the prepared drills, about
twelve inches apart, and cover lightly
w ith u side draft scraeror a Planet. Jr.,
Horse hoe, with rake covering attach
ment. If your land needs any additional
manure, sow on top of drills from 400 to
(i0 pounds of giviil fertilizer per acre.
If the land becomes raked bv heavy rains
it will pay v-ll to run a light harrow on
the drills to break up the crust licfore
the plants are up; then again w hen three
to four inches high run a cultivating
liarrow across the drills. Trom that on
the soil should le frequently stirred by
cultivator or horse hoe so that it may re-
HOW TO CUT SITED POTATOES
t;iin t he moisture as well as to loosen the
T.iimd around the plants. While' I fa
vor in the south level culture as a een-
eial thing, owing to the long drought
we luire. yet 1 have bad tho best re
sults from slightly hilling or hoeing up
the drills at the time of laying by the
crip, which should Iks just lieforo the
bliissom conies on; after that potatoes
.houl.l not !c disturlicd.
Grange In Palestine.
According to the reports made by the
t'uitiil States consul to the department
f agriculture, the yine is at home in
PahMine since the time of the patri
archs, grows alino.-,t w ithout cultivation,
and is nearly unfailing in its annual
cmji. Phylloxera has not yet made its
apis'arance. The area of vineyards
ii m mt JatTu is steadily extending, com
pricing now alsmt 2. not) acres, an in
crease of l.nnO during the last fifteen
years. A great impulse has lieen given
it. e growing l.y German net tiers at Sa-
vniiii, who have introduced many new
grajx-H. including the American Isaliella.
w hich is a success in this soil and cli-
Pigs are large consumers of food as
mipared with their weight, but when
lnnnect up lor fattening they expend
only a small proportion of it in keeping
up animal beat, consequently they in
crease rapidly in flesh and fat, and are
considered economical meat producers.
A liberal top dressing of ashes on an
orchard that is Is'ginning to fail will
often give satisfactory results. The use
of stable manure is also highly recom
mended as a stimulant for old trees.
Plowing the cahliago ground late in
the fall and exposing it more thoroughly
to freezing will kill a great many injur-
Cedar and locust each make posts of
great duralulit ywlien set in the ground.
Trees in yards where fowls are con
fined or much frequented by them are
often licnofitod thereby. Insect injuries
are lessened and the fruit is fairer.
Slu-ep digest their food more thorough'
Iv than any other domestic animals, con-
iiucntly sheep manure is one of the
lssl of animal manures. Lands pastured
by hheep increase in fertility.
New York state is reported to have
prodm-cd last season 2.0S'j.c4' pounds of
iioney, being exceeded only by Tennes-
iee with 2,i:!0,fiH9 pounds.
Rye can be raised ufter corn or jiota-to-s
and Is' pastured a good deal through
the w inter and then make a good crop.
or it may Ikj plowed in for green manure
In the spring.
According to good authorities and ob
servers quail are the most effective ene
mies of the chinch bug of any of the
According to the commissioner of
agriculture, the jxiultry products of the
united States the lust year bad a farm
value of at least $200,000,000, and no less
than II'i.OOO.OOO dozen eggs were imported
at a first cost of over 1 j cents ier dozen
while the average annual value of such
importation during the past four rears
has lieen $2,210,320.
Makes the lives of so many people mis
erable, and often leads to self-deatruo
tion. We know of no remedy for dys
pepsia more successful than Hood s Bar
aparilla. It acts gently, 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 Sarsaparilla a fair trial. It will
do you good.
The breath of a chronic catarrh patient
is often so offensive that he becomes an
object of disgust. After a time ulcera
tion sets in, the spongy bones are at'
tacked aad frequently destroyed. A con
stant source of discomfort is the drip1
pling of the purulent secretions into the
throat, sometimes producing inveterate
bronchitis, which in its turn has been
the exciting cause of pulmonary disease.
The brilliant results which have attended
its use for years past properly designate
Ely's Cream Balm by fat the best and
A Woman'a 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 severebts teats, 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
ao much relieved on taking the first dose
that she slept all night, and with one
bottle has been miraculously cured. Her
name is Mrs. Luther Lntz." Thus write
W. C. Uamrick & Co.. of Shelby, N. C.
Get a free bottle at llartz & Uahnsen'
TBI VERDICT UNANIMOUS.
W. D. Suit, drugi, Bippus, Ind.,
testifies: ' I can recommend Electric
Bitters as the very best remedy. Every
bottle sold has given relief in every cae.
One man took six bottles, and was cured
of rheumatism of ten years' standing."
Abraham Hare, drugpist, Rellville, Ohio,
affirms: "The best selling medicine I
have ever bandied in my twenty years'
experience, is Electric Bitters." Thous
ands of others have added their testimo
ny, so that the verdict is unanimous that
Electric Bitters do cure all diseases of
the liver, kidneys or blood. Only a half
a dollar a bottle at Hartz & Bahnsen's
BCCKLKN'S ARNICA BALVB
The best calve in the world for cats,
bruises, sores, ulcers, salt rheum, fever
sores, tetter, chapped hands, chilblains,
corns and all skin eruptions, and posi
tively cures piles, or no pay required. It
is guaranteed to eive perfect satisfnetion
or money refunded. Price 14o ct-.nis yet
box. For sale hv Hartz & lUl.nn.-a.
Mr. Bower, proprietor of the two
largest hotels at Tbomasville, G ., w as
the first white child bom ii. TUt mas
county, of which Ihomat-vilie is the cap
ital. AilviCK XU01KI.&k.
Are you disiurled at night and broken
of your rest by a sick child suffering and
crying with pain of cutting teethf If so,
send at once and get a bottle of Mrs.
Winslow's Soothing Syrup for children
teething. Its value is incalculable.
It will reiteva the poor littla sufferer im
mediately. Depend upon it mothers.
acre la no mistake about it. It cure
dysentery, diarrhoea, r'dlntes the stom
ach and bowels, cures, wind colic, soft
ens tte gums, reduces tnf.arEmtition. tnd
gives tor.e and energy to the whoie sys
tem. Mrs. Wine.i.v. s Soothing Svnic
r Children Toethinir if p':casnnt to the
taste, and is the prescription of one of
the oldest and best female nurse and phy
sicians in the United States, aud is for
sale by all druggist throughout the
orid lnc 85 cents per bottle.
Hotel Bon Air is the nan e of a new
place of winter resort for health and
pleasure seekers, opened last w eek on a
id overlooking Aupusta. .
In the pursuit of the gooa thincs 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 fur txct-cd
11 claims. It cures dyspepsia, aDd all
stomach, liver, ki'lney and bla.i.hr
troubles. It is a perfect tonic, appetizer,
blood purifier, a sure cure for ague and
malarial diseases. Price, 50 cents, of
Frank Jones, owner of the Wentwnrth
at Newcastle, N. II, is building a br'ck
hotel at Tavares, Fla., which will be
known as the Osceola.
Who of us are wnoout trouble lie Ibcy
small or large? The blessings of health
are best appreciated w hen we are stch
and in pain. A hacking cough, a severk
cold, or any throat or lung disease are
very troublesome; but all of these may lie
quickly and permanently cured by Dr.
Bigelow s Cure. hafe and pleasant for
hudren . Price 50 cents.
Fast train service has brought the Cal
ifornia winter resorts twenty-four hours
nearer Chicago than obtained last year.
There will be very little of an rxodus
of Chicagoans to the fashionable winter
resorts until after the opera season is
The German reichstag has voted to
exempt students of theology from mili
starnparilla purifies the blood,
builds up weak, and debilitated systems,
gives strength to weakened
Hood's nerves, overcomes that tired
feeling, tones the digestive
SOTSSpS" organs, invigorates and reg
rilla ulatcs the kidneys and liver,
expels disease, and gives
vigorous health. Votiiu;
people say: " It Is the best Makes
medicine we ever took." .
Old people say: It make thO Woali
lis feel young again." So fitronff
good a medicine may well BirOflg
be called "the true Elixir of Life."
Il4'a Haraaipairilla Is sold by all drug
gists. $1 ; six for SS. Prepared by C.L Hood
4k Co.. Apothecaries. LowelU Mass.
Paris Exposition, 1883: j
3 Grand Frizes 5 Gold Medais.
PUREST, HEALTHIEST, BEST.
Ask for Yellow Wrapper.
J-rrr skire Ciyi ww were.
sascM sswst. ssios tcuasi, atw t
Allays Pain and
Heals the Sores.
TRY THE CXReHAY-FEVER
A particle 1 applied Into each noatrtl and la
agreeable. Price 60 cents at Draniete ; by mail
reentered, 60 cent. SLY B&Of RKKS, M War
run street New lerav .
V C .SA.1
COB. WASH. 3d AYI. S.
From 8ft years' expenenra in Hos
plial and Private practice is enabled
to guarantee radical turea in Chronic
or ik aonona diaeapee of the blood.
throat, no e, akin, kidneys, bladder
and kindred orvana. tiravel and atlic
turr cared witnnnt pain or entting. r
l noe wno contemplate going to
noi riprmice ror me treatment or any
private or blood diseaeeacan becareu
for one-third the com.
I AniFQ My ,ni treatment a
L"ultJ lovely complexion, frei
i mm aa'iowneaa, rrecKiee, ernptlona,
etc., brilliant even and perfect health
can be had. tSTThat "tired feel
ing ' and all female wesknepp prompt
ly cured. Wnatine, hradachea, Ner
vont Prostration, and ISIeepleeeneaa.
Ovarian troubl-, inflammation and Ulceration.
Falling and dip placements. Spinal weakneaa and
hanee of Life. Consult the old doctor.
fS C RVO I I i Physical and Organic weak-ni-niuuvJ,
es premature decay, evil
fore bod injps. self-diatm-i, impaired memory, pal
Dilation of Hie heart, pimplee on the face, specks
before the KYK, rinirin in the ear. ca'arrh,
threatened consumption and every disqualifica
tion thai renders marriage improiwr and unbappy
Kl'KF.IHl.Y and PERMANENTLY enreo.
horrible In Its result completely eradicated
without the nse of mercury. Mcrofnla, Kryslpe-
lis rever so es, niotcnrs, I'm pies. I Irera. pain
in the Head and Bones, tsyphiltic sore Throntand
Toniine. ulandiilar enlargement of the Neck,
imruifinii-in. pc, cureu wu n oinera nave railed.
RUPTIIRF Cured with-ut pain or hlnd
l,ur ' J C. r re fnm bnainesa,
1IRIMARY IVRecently contracted or
wiMiimt i . rhmnj,. diseasea POSITIVELY'
cured in S to M days by a local remedy. No nau
seous drnirs used. Medicines mailed or express-
en to any address free from observation. Char-
1,-esiair. iermsa-h. B.k and question hat
IV. A fri.mllv talk cois nothing.
HoVRs: io. in to li in., to Sand 7 to Sp m.
SiimlHv: s to .1 p. m.
ai Wa-h. av. S. KINHEAF0LI8, MIKH.
356 Jackson St.,
St. Taul, Minn.
Speedily Cures all Private, Nervous.
Chronic and B'.ojd and Skin Diseases
of both Sexes, without the use
of Mercury or Hindrance
NO CURE, NO PAY.
Syf-ht.., OilcU, Stricture, and all old, Hccerlng
c"-, where the bloxl haw become notnnfvf
ramnni; olcern, hlolchas. or throat and njootli,
pHii: in the head and bonce, and all d.neaee of
the Kidaeya and Bladder, and all dipfaeep ae
ouired from exronjre are Cl'RKD FOR LIFE.
M r.H or all ahk who are anfferint; from the ter
rible eflt'cii-of fM'inW.al weakoeaj, exual debili
ty ar.d o of Sexual pow-r an the reia,t of
louthful ludt-cretion, or fxc'f"r of matnre
year. pro4liicinc emiitor., nrrvnrjf-ne m. low of
memory, !,, are Ihoroughiy and permanently
lr. Feller, who had manr Year exporinre
in thii pptfiaUy, it a cradnate from one of the
leading m- dical collr(re ol the cnn'ry. He ba
x kver failed in rorinc any ca!ef that he faa tin
ct-rf.tk-en. Cho and correnpondenre pared! t
rontidt-nttal. C'all or write for of oneMion.
MeUKiiitfr cent h) mail and el pret every where.
HARTZ & BAHXSEX.
Wholesale Agents, Rock Island.
ask' v v 'm
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n r. A
IN HAMi. 11
BALTI MORE. Ma
LOTOS FACE POWDER
valuitiK thir Mmplfxtn t Mould eur a
SAMPLE BOX (CRATIS)
of thf Ixu-nt impurttM tun! utmuiaoutty vrkacrwl-
otku a ui mrfv
Uaanintetxl to b pwrfwiljr harm l-nprv4aptv-hi,
durutily mnA invtitble. lor eTerjwbfre.
Irlr. 1CAb sul fiOc twr At Tour
drtiLt(i. lor it or wnw tor ponteAW timpl tor to
J. F. LLOYD & CO., Sole Importers,
6T mnA. 9 WsahlBvt4 fttrt, 1 HirAOO.
LOTOS FACE POWDEn
Fob Salx bt tu Follo wtko DRUsonrrs
Marshall & Fisher,
fisxts ft BsJuuen,
pd Frrdk MadUr
THE TRATELERS GCIbt.
CHICAGO, ROCK ISLAND t, PACIFIC RaaL
way Depot comer Fifth avenue and Thirtj.
first street, J. F. Cook, agent.
Council Bluffs Sl Minneso
ta Day Express
Kansas City Day Express.
Oskaloosa ft r press
Council Blnfla Sc Minneso
Council Bluffs A Omaha
Limited Vestibule Ex..
Kansas City Limited... ..,
Denver Vestibule Express
4:40 am! 'Hits am
R:50 am t0:40 pm
S .8 pm 11:03 pm
'10:61 ptnj 3:t4 am
I 54 pm: M:84 am
Ml :1 pm! S : am
totng west. jOohig east. 'Daily.
BUHLISGTON RtilTTE-C, B. Q. RAIL
way Depot First avenue and Sixteenth at..
M j. outig, agent.
Ht. Loaie hipre.se
St. Lmis Kxprese
St. Paul Express
H.. Paul Exprers
Heardsumn Passenger. ...
Way Frelt ht (Monmouth) . .
Way Freight (Sterling)
I 7 50 pm
! t :45 pm
I 9:00 am
T 50 am
1 :50 pm
! 11:50 am!
CHICAGO. MILWAUKEE ST. PAUL KAIL
way Racine Southwestern Division De
pot Twet tietu street between Firat and Second
TRAINS. Jriva. Anaivc.
Man ana Kftprvs- tt:4an S :40 pa
St. Panl EXTT' ss S:U0pir 11:15 am
ft. Accon mod at i n S:lpa 10:10am
rt. Accer modation ?:85an S:lQpm
R(H-K INLAND PEORIA RAILWAY DB
pot First avenue and Twentieth atreet.
TRAINS. IxavB. Aaeiva.
Fastlfjnr.'ss. ..... . 87:2iiam 7:30 pm
Mail ami Express 2:V)pm 1 SO pm
Cable Accommodation 9 10 am 3:00 pm
" " 4 1 pm 8:05 am
MOST DIRECTjROCTK TO TBS
:East and South East.:
Mail i Fast
and Ex Express
i.lpml Slain IrR. Isl'd ar
1 SI pm
S ZA pm
ft 17 pin
4 M pm
8.e4 pm V tl aro ar .Orinn .lv
1 48 pm
5pm . ami.camnnace..
S X? pn j Mam! (ialva....
n vt pm
11 IS am
10 .54 am
4 . pm iu x am . . w yomin..
4 5. pm 10 M ami.frinceviue .
6 . pm II 4" ami ,1'eona
4 10 pm
H 15 pm
5 15 am
M 00 am
in pnv l.iripm Bloominirton
6 4 am
1 W pm: S V pml .Sprinclieln .
11.55 am! T 35 pm,t. Iuts. Mo
V .S5 pm
S IS am
10 S5 pm
li.-r. am pnv Danvule, 1:1
00 am j m Terre Haute
.lm liilsm Evansville.
e W pm
S.tnam .HI pmllndlanapolls.
7 4 pm
,xo am in ir pmi . i.onitvine
as am HI i pm! Mnrinnaii O
Passeneer train arrive and denart from Union
Accommodation train leaves Hock Island 6:45
p. m. arrives at I'eona 2 SO a. m Lv
i IS p. m. arrives at Kork Island 1 :i0 a.
cam. 1 nsANra.
Accoai. i Ac om. t
Accom, 1 Sccom.
4-Kipm1 9.10 a-n lv R. Isl d ar
9 OS am! S on pm
7 10 am 1.41pm
) am 11.50 pm
5 tm pm in.jo am ar Kev Id lv
5 !ts pm '.2 00 am ar .t'ahle lv.
Chair car on Fast Express between Rock Island
and reona in both directions.
H. B SfDLoW. K. STOCKHOrB.
snpenntendent. tien'l Tkt. Agent
FAST MIL TRAIN with Electric lighted end
Meam tieateii estibnled trains between Chi
cago, Milwaukee, St- 1'aaland Minneapolis.
TRAN-CONTINKSTAL HOUTK with Eler'ric
lighted and Steam heated vestibnled trains be
tween Chicago and Council Binffs, Omaha or
M. I'anl and the lacific Coast.
I GREAT NATIONAL RoVTK between Chicago
nansas u y auu pi. josepn, MO.
IS7K0MILE OF ROAD reaching all principal
toinu in Illinois. Wisconsin Minnesota. Iowa,
lissouri. South IHkota and North Dakota.
For maps, time tables, rates of passage and
freight, etc., applv to the nearet atatlon agent
I of theChicacn. Milwaukee ft Si. I'anl Railway, or
to any railroad went anywhere in the world.
ROfWKLI. MILLER, A. V. H. CARPENTER,
Ucneral Manager. Gen 1 l aps. T. Agt.
ttP"For information In reference to Land and
Towns owned by by the Chicago, Milwaukee A
St. Paul Kailway Ccmpanr. write to H. O. Han
ten. Land commissioner Milwaukee. Wisconsin.
John Volk & Co.,
Bash, Doors, Blinds, Siding, Flooring,
and all kinda of wood work for bnildera.
Eighteenth St., bet. Third and Konnh are..
THE (aQLINE SAVINGS BANK
(Charted by the Leglalatnr ef miaots.)
MOLINE, - ILLS
Open daily from t A. M. to I P. v., and roTaaav
ia ana aetarjar avenlafa tna T he
Interest allowed on Dcs posits at the raU
of per Cent per Annum.
pepoeita received in amounts of
kl and Upwards.
BKCCRITT AND ADTANTAOaTCS.
Tfte prtvale propertv or the Trustees la laaniM
ttble 10 the deposltore. The officer are -aroaJbt-ed
from borrowtaff any of Its mooi-n. MiaMS
ua tumN women proieciea dj special law.
Orrrcxm: a W. Wix-rT.nrx.
vxa sauaam. Vice President: C.
TunsTXes: S. W. wtmelorte. nrt Ktrlniw.
T. F. Homer way. J. SKlae Leas. Q. H. Edward a.
Hlrari Darling. A. 8 Wrtirhw J. 8. Keaur, L.
m. nemenway, i . itztnnn.
I 1 he only chartered oaring Bank ta Kaok
Dr. Tait Butler,
(Assistant State Veterinarian of Iowa)
AND SURGEON .
(Successor to Dr. J. D. Rutherford.)
Office hours 11 a. m. to t p. m.
Dentistry a Specialty.
Cfflce: Coyne' Feed Stable, Market eqnare,
ROCK ISLAND, ELL.
J. M. BUFORD,
Tk Mt Fir and Ttme-tr1e Ooopaasss
LOSSES PROMPTLY PAD.
Kete as lew as any reliable eoespaav m
tear patronage 1 it limes
ia utra awes.
PEaLESS DYES best
de laOT'reWra tkavt jnelther
mat, waea ua no rau. .
Sol ft br Ornirrists, Alas
Peerl4 Rmnn Paint d f(Jte
i. i atj i.i i ciwag, -
IWnea. Ink Powders t colors.
Pcerlea Shoe A Haroeat Dnaaiiuf,
Pcealcaa Egg Dye S colore,
tWAOQUAIIfTED WITH THB GEOGRAPHY OP THE OOUSTRY. WILL OBTAIH
MUCH VALUABLE mFOEMATIOW FROM A STUDY OF THIS HAP OF
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 Chicago, Jollet, Ottawa,
Peoria, La Salle. MoUne, Rock Island, in ILLINOIS Davenport, Muscatine,
pttumwa, Oskaloosa, Dea Moines, Wlntereet, Audubon, Hnrlan, and Council
, Bluffs in IOWA Minneaoolla and St. Paul, in MINNESOTA Watertown
and Sioux Falls, in DAKOTA Cameron, St. Joseoh, and Kansas City, la
MISSOURI Omaha, Fairbury, and Nelson, in NEBRASKA Horton, Tor
Hutchinson. Wichita. BelleviUn. Ahilenn. ChIiIttoII in KANSAS 1
Creesi, Kinprfisher, Fort Reno, in the
Springs, Denver, Pueblo, in COLORADO. FREK Reclinintr Cbalr Cars to
uu iruiu lucoKo, v. aiuweu, nutcninson, ana uoure tJity, ana t-aiace toioep
Cars between Chicas-o, Wichita, aDd Hutchinson. Traverses new and
vast areas of rich farming- and irraxing lands, affording the beet facilities
or iotercommunicH.rion to all towns and cities eaet and west, northwest
and southwest of Chicago, aud Pacific and transoceanic Seaports.
MAGNIFICENT VESTIBULE EXPRESS TRAINS,
Leading- all competitors in splendor of equipment, cool, well ventilated, and
free) from duBL Through Coaches, Pullman Sleepers, FREE Reclining
Chair Cars, and reat-.t of Missouri Kiver) Dining: Cars Daily between Chicago,
ues Moines, Council Bluffs, and Omaha, with Froe Reclining Chair Cor to
nurui tiw, nau., ami outween uuicuo ana Colorado fpnnirB, Denver,
and Pueblo, via St. Joseph, or Kansiis
Hotels (furnishing rnendn At seMAnnahln nniirtal wnt. of KtiRACiurt Rivr.
, or iansiie
California Excuraions daily, with CHOICE OF ROUTES to and from Salt
Lake, Ogden, Portland, Loa Angeles, and San Francisco. The DIRECT
LINE to and from Pike's Peak, Manltou, 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 8t. Paul,
with THROUGH Reclinm Chair Cars (FREE) to and from those points and
Kansas City. Through Cliair Car and Sleeper between Pooria, 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 tte 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 information, apply to any Ticket
Office In the United States or Canada, or address
E. ST. JOHN,
THE MOLINE WAGON.
Manufacturers of FARM, SPRING and FREIGHT WAGONS
A fall and complete line of TLATFORM and other Spring Wauona, especially adipted to the
eatera trade, of superior workmanship and Snish Illustrated Pries Liat free on
application. See the MuLINE WAGON before purchasing.
Proprietor of Brady Street
All kinds of CVT FLOWERS constahtlr on hsn.l
One Block North of Central Park.
The largest in Iowa.
No. 119 Seventeenth Street, Rock Island.
tW Cleaning and repairing done neatly and cheaply.
W. -A.. Q
:CITY PAINT SHOP:
All kind of
Painting, Graining, Paper Hanging and Kalsomining.
wWAll work warranted and done to order on short notice-
Shop No. 310 Seventeenth street, bet. 3d and 4th avenne.
"0uiiy equipped. JNew furnishings throughout Will com dm
with any. Send for circulars. H
Tcrnoi:-Four mo-tis, f25; Six months. 35; Nine months $50
Addres C. W. FENN, Rock Isi.nd, Ills.
T.. . . .. ........ - -
J . T. DIXON,
And Dealer in
Union. Meat. Marlll
Alwa on hand, i - Qaaa and Oyaten la season, eti, eatrvT'' "frtsi
aM'OAAil. jl.1t A a . ... . T. A - .
jaOoods dellyered to
va uonon, lopbKa,
in KANSAS Pond
INDIAN TERRITORY and Colorado
City and TODeka.
CHICAGO. ILLk Qen'l Ticket Pass, Agent.
;- tf.sa.l '-
3nthrie A Co'lln.)
Office and tihop No. 1818 Third Avenue-
Mem Fine Wool ens.
1706 Second Avenue,
treet, Roi Island rji-
and Salre,! 'V
any part of the city free I 'rge..,
4 . I