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THE HOCK ISLAND ARGUS, 81TURDAY, FEBKUAllY 15, 190
A HAUNTeO ROOM
ana lira charaaar
y Mcm. KM wa it 1 1
' m Lomi Hum i la, m imj ti
r B i1 In who for awa
AthisaMB I degyai (lun dance aad play
J uuaa. IM mum have
: rWy or Dff i
i turn, full of car.
-Joaa Bay la I
HUNT FOR A MAN EATER.
roa ro forth to hast tba lu
bava a bold aad open wacny. Ia nioetv-ava
aaaaa cat of a haodrad ba w(l barga yoa if
an saddle with hlov la taa otbar frra ba ',
m; get ruW aad run away. Tba boa
aahi aiB prowU or aneaha. Tba ttrwr will oftaa
rwjort to measure unworthy of tba woif.
Ona can always ioeaM tba lioa at night, if ba
ba fuU grown, by ba eraoa. Tsarina aoaV
bag an aarta, humaa w animal, ba deUgfata
in loaadag hlmaalf Boaters have now aad
than ban 'ta.ked by a lioa. bat tn verr caa
it wm canoaty more thaa bantar which
prranpted the baaat. VTban tba Ugar stain
it a for beood. Ba ts never corVam
We bad barn beating tba Jungles in tba Bsa-
eaha dacrirt, to taa want of Calcutta, for
two natti befTre any bag gams nana
way Oar party teas too large for a
fnj hunt:i party, being oompoaad of owar
twanty offlcara. atsll aad mUrtary. who warn
oat for a vacs' .on. aod tba sai acta aaaat
have ooiBhared fifty Wa bad pianty to eat.
drink aad amok, aod now aad toeo kaorked
ear a wvjf or Lyona, bat wa oooid not ax
pact to gat w.-.am flva nuke of anrthtog
worthy of a be., wiih soch
Oas day a native cause in with a
anna of as ruim ante his to a rxUaga called
Dahur. about twenty five aulas to taa oorth
went Be a;-1 tnat aa old tiger bad taken up
bis baadqoartar near aha atuaga, aad dur
ing tba roar weeks ba bad baaa
rasa, bad t aod aaaoartd a
wcaaaa, a gtri and a boy. Tba
set traps, but be would oot enter tnm. Tdt
bad BBtoonad tba car -aaa of goats aod
ealeaa, but ha aouii not toorh taera It bad
got m that at 4 o'clock tat taa awing evar
oaaaaMrad bb boos aad asdi hunaelf -eara
for tba night, while taa agar held pea
aaatoo of tba rtag aad oarned terror to
Ma uhan and myaslf got tba news ex
leasaiy. ai.d a? vr a btt of planning wa stole
oat of eamp wrh oar In, aa aad arena, aad
foiaowad tba ga la. It was about o'clock m
tba asnraiag whoa we left, and as it wa a
cool day aod w bad a fairly good muse, wa
pushed afcea.: -. - a paoa tba: at S in tba
aftaraoon wa ware la Dabar We fooad the
s Uaga to - aaal of seventy two hats or
cabana, eoranac about two acres of opaa.
Oa the o- cta-rn adga of tba rulaga was a
croak ftnwiag toward tba Gaitfe. sixty auks
ay, aad bayoad this creak wm a fwtue
apotof 900 acres. e a wm at en tad tonroa
Tba BTiek wm bor dated with a thick
abcn' Ore rods la braadtn aad it wm
araanag that the tiger bad rot ta b
iy wck This creak oou. i 0 harnaasil
ayber f jt ailiaa. except by carmog a way
through the Jungle, aad tba mbabitaata of
tba ei-...-- - M lafJiaj A m '
whaa tbey beard of oar bag banting party
Taa first thing was to iaoaura about tba
gsr" aacubarttMB as than far obaarrad by
paupla Mo two tigers work ex t
1 any more than two thterM do Let two
ea-rs taka up tbetr quartera. each m
of ari.laga twanty a ilea apart,
d they wul aot pursue the MOje taction
Tba tiger, oxhiba." aald the bead maa In
'know no fear Whiht aw
working m tba aad at aooaday ba
came oot of tba jungle, eat down like a dog,
and looked at ua f or a long time. Be mw
ay br.f.era wife was rery fat. and
wanted bar for ha sapper We
over thirty oa wa started to ro
tor. We were staging aad saouOag to
care aim, aad taa ma wm rat half an bow
high, bat be oama oat of the Jungle, looked
each oaa mr as ba paean 1. aad abaa my
aator-lo-tawcaase up ba sprang upon bar aad
oarrtod lew off Be did aot aaaa growL As
as knocsed her down his loo tail whirled
ar una I aad (truck ma ta tba ada Laet night
wm tba worst of aa Aa aooa of us had
rua to tba ft. 1 for thraa days taa agar
came into the viilago for ha sapper An at!
mas furtaer up tba aVaet aoiaansnwd ha
door tago m-o tba Douse of his son acrnas
tba stlaat, aad aa ba stopped forth tba Bzwr
seised him He was a rory uu-ga maa, but
the baaat carried Lim off at a trot. Yoa
bare, aatiba, an old and cunning baaat to deal
with, and if you do not have your wim about
you be will Mt yoa both.
Ba wild animal roae out to kill ucleea ban
(try In each taataona where tba tiger bad
sauted a ricUm ba bad remained quiet for tba
next two mgnts We could, therefore figure
pretty craary oa ba next appaaranos Wa
wsot down that erasing aad looked tba oorsr
orar It waa rleraa ecougb to conceal a troop
ui wi.aanm. and aa tbo creak was rail of
wator the baast would bas 00 1111I1111 H
to aare shelter nntil hunger drora bun oat
as tor poahiog oar way into tba Jungle to
meat aim tba idea was too foolhardy to ba
entertained. Onoe a Og-r becomes a man
eater be darelopa now traits No powwow
raaaa 07 a tnounand nattrea can Kara bim
away, arid ba tacomM twice ae dangarous to
npproacn as narora Tnat night tba bead
man cauasd sareral large bonfires to be
uffBtad, beua rang, old muskets fired off. and
a graat noise kept up for an boor Tba a a
to mfurm toe Uer that white men bad ar
rird. and that a new deal wu on haul
We bad plentr of tuna next day to took tba
field orer anu maxe oar plans. Tbe natives
ware sent off to the fields to work. we
etirtad the banks or tbe creak to the east
until aatiafied ttiat tba beast bad it lair in a
mass of rock M overgrown and sheltered bv
Jungle Lbat it di ! u.' seem aa if a rabbit could
pen m-. ,t He doubt tear came and want bv
a path of ba own at too water', edge Tba
tuaOon was a pood ne to born bun out
whan the wind .-ame right, but we did not
want to try tnat until our otbar plans failed.
Pum wore itgnted again on tba ascoud nght,
aod the racket maintained for tba first two
nours ator sundown was sufficient to scars
moj ordinary tiger out or tbe district. It was
about ? o'cioct. aad tba major, tba bead
man. two or ti.ree otoen aod myaelf wars
sitting about tbe bead man 1 door smokbhg
aod talking when an intarestiag event 00
oarrad. We were almost at tba northern
edge of the vuasge. aad the noaa was ail to
tba south of ua 1 Mt in tba door facing to
tbe wast Tba otbar, sat ao that their faces
wars toward tba d ir
ail of a aoddaa I caarst arbt of tbo tiger
approaching ua from tbe oorth. Ba walked
ap to wit 1, in tan fast of tbo group and eat
down and stared at ua I oould sm aim iu
tbe rotation of a fire as plain m day. and 1
ha uinmiaJ ia aad UmiiIi and tbe
tnat ba bad a waiM spot about tba oaa
of a ailvar dollar on bi throat Tbare wm a
ooovsrsatsuo going on in which 1 wm aot tn
akedad. aad I bad baaa looking at tba baaat a
fall minute lafora I wm appealed to Than I
raxUasa "tiantMcnen. make no Moral The
algar iaonl ten feat away! By Moving back
ward five fet I can reach mv sua. flhniikl
aav of vou attempt to apruig up ho will
doubtkas wim yoa "
Tba n itivea wars strock dumb, bat the ma
Jur, fulli realizing tba atuatton. begau ting
lag a song 1 1 Bored backward inch by bach,
aad taa tiger remained quiet while I wm la
ha range of vaton. As soon aa I got my
hand oa my riflv I roes to My fast aad
topped to tba door to deliver a shot, bat the
beast was or. kMjrar there. 5ooae bad beard
ar ssaa him More, but be bad 1i appeal eat
"Ba came to ess if you sahibs wars rosily
here, or if era ware daoatriag bin," explain
ad tba bead man when ba bad recovered ba
or .p-ti h. has sm wm H-
tbat you seek his Ufa It wOl now be
you three, aad vou
ha will gat tba better of yoa
Bathing further wm bear
that night, aad oaxt day wa aajt the paopla
a wan ar rawasa, aaa amared tbetn with
laoad it m a kaaaiing p-aition at the creak.
in ui aaaa, aa 11
aod at 3 o clock ail the
wa took oar raattoaa ta
aha m amor of ar DmctI ray
AkMMtUtMffMatattaU TtifiliiT i
ace my on to
If tbe tWl irtMrnl at ta- u-i1 aoot wa
faded iai. dai-taaa, bat b did
oat (jpesr If ba a the figure at all ba
aoantarl taa trick Thau wa fait ad a goat
to tba mm. aad took fmMiJw of a eataa a
aaadi ail feat away. Frna a window toofctag
oat to tba north we bad a fia abow to drop
tba Uflcr if ba appeared But bo did aot ap
pear Wbiia aU taa villa aha w atoad
watea, riflea on tba aaaa; but. tboafb tba
goat kept ap continual bleating f.- boars,
aba drew ao otbar aariaoce than a few jack
ah) aad kyaaaa Seat noriunK the bead aaaa
'"As the woman wm very fat abr m!d
taa tarar for aa extra meal or two. Ua
oot have toorbed tbe ,-imt a.,yboa. hwt to
night ha win come irto tbe viliajre in March
of a victim. Tou mast ilan ao-j-inaly. "
In tbe afternoon we bad on- of in- families
vacate their but and It-night ap tbe dummy
aad hud it in tbe sleeping corner Wm then
took poaaandon of the next carun. ouly aboot
thirty feet away, aad eat to neaningain tbe
wall to oimmand toeiioruf tbe first. The
people want to tbnr worlt as uwai and re
torncd at tbe nsaal time, and evervlnlv was
faaaaa before tbe aaa went down What we
hoped for aaa that tbe tager would prowl
through tbe vvliaga. on mg each opening to
act aa entranca. and w bad left tha door
M that be oooid open tt We di not look lor
him before V o'clock, aad ware taking temgs
easy at aboot when we beard an uproar at
taa other end of the village. We two ran
oot. bat were too lata Tbe tier bad ap
peared, buret M a door by fliagiug ha weight
against tt. and had aeixad aod earned off a
boy about 8 years old. Tbe v-,:. seers were
frantte with grief whaa they warned of taa
fact, aad the band man an to ua. while tbe
tsars ran down ha cheeks
"Ah. snaiba, bat we may aa well abandon
our homes to-ntorrow Taa i a wu aad
tanning tiger, and ym can do nothing with
aim. If wa do aot go away, ba will Mt m
W- oatrted tbe paopla a heat we could,
aad next day eat about in person to make
rvary hot secure Every window opening
waa barred, aod every door provided with a
prop. It wm characteristic of tbe simple
aicded natives that, wane tbey bred m
aorta! dread, more than half taa huts war
to badly secured that tbe agar could bars
itered. We bad to wait agmm for tba
agar to get aunrry. As tha crops
oooid now tarn care of thpnmlv for a few
days, we ordered that tha villager, keep
aaiat aad abow tacaiaelvea aa httia aa poaa
aav and MM eights aad days wars thus worn
way On tbe afternoon of tbe third dav wa
kCied a goat aod dragged its bleeding bodv
from the creak to the door of tbe but wh-re-m
wa bad pUoad taa dummy, aad at twilight
the viUnge wm as quiet as a gravevard.
Tba masjr aad I stood at openings aboot
five feet apart, aad at 10 o clock we bad got
do alarm. Ua oama over to roe to say tnat
ce wu dying for a smoke, aad to ask if I
itadvaableto light a curar. whaa I
a pat pat ' nat outside, aad cautioned
klB that tha tarar waa abroad. Tba cua
niag heart bad aot coase by tbe trail we had
prepared, but bad made a circuit and atruch
into the appar or southern end of the village.
As we afterward iiaine.i, ba bad I waa
prowling arouad for an hour, suft.y trying
every uoor tmr openn.g, r
on toe ita tde. The cuiini!. la.-t ....)
to be aaaha, aa to tha fact and lin
taa aorta svla We plain !v heard bun p.wb
at oar do-r aad rear ap and law the bar- of
tha window, and wa hardly breathed for taj
of frtxbtex.uag him away Tbore wa- a
srevine under tbe door through which
one could hare ahjvf hi. baod. and Ua
tiger got down an-1 wiuTni and Muffed
at tha open Big for fully five am
utea Thaa be got up and reoia.nad very
qua. Ha mu.t have ia-l the acwnt of th
fiWi l.'.s,l uol two r.1 away, bat it wa
plain that w bad ha eupirioea. Wa at 0.4
st tbe .penmgs, each with ha gun thrust
out a.l rr-.dv t. r.i- :-A.t
Jenlj mad- up lit- mind t.. act With
Doaod he amargad from shelter and covarad
half ti i.-ieac- to tbe other oabta. At tba
ascoud tm want Iwng against the door, paabasj
It in aod was baaaM from aM agbt bafura
we bud bad a aow to pull trier
' Take him wf.en be cornea out whiperl
tbe major, aad both m am watcbad and
I or Uaat no dxitt -xpectod to find a etc
aau an , am. ae aeiroi ine dummv. gava
tt a shake, and the iiw-ova-ry ne made broke
blm ail up Inacad of coming out with a
booad bo aoaght to play sneak aod i as
clear A the agaakag, imu down and tad
dragaTBg a ben u fired and keeled nun
awar. Be prwad to tie an old tagar, bar.ng
lost many ha teeth, hot be aa bv an. J
esrong. aod would dohbthaa have ma le many
morw a iciun but for our interferaaca. e
Dawa aa Okareae lielaa
Tba Moline W C T U is after ih
bill boanl displays of tbe female variety
companies, and will attempt to make
trouble with any company that shall ao
placard tba city in tbe future. Com
mooting on tbe fact that no women at
tended tbe performance in Moline,
as was tbe csm bare also, a member of
tbe W C. T U in Moline, writes tbe
Did anyone suppoaa there would be?
All honor to the women nigh and low,
rich or poor, who would not countenance
such an entertainment (or sucb as we
bare reason to believe it would be), but
wboae aonls ware on fire with tndlgna
nation at tbe way the street of our city
bare been desecrated aad tbe moral ton
lowered by tba obscene pictures
that bare been oa exhibition. An
effort waa made by the women
for tbetr supp easmn. and something was
accomplished, but not all we desired.
All shame to the "promioent citizens"
who would form a part of sucb an audi
ence for an entertain meot given by worn
en wbo would allow themselves to be ad
vertised la such a way wouid be a liiel
on their own mother, wive or daugh
ters, and could not be sanctioned by tbe
presence of any true, honorable, virtuous
In our be! pTesineas as women, there are
many things we can not do. but we give
fair warning that if an attempt is made
again to place such pictures about our
treets, If tbe strong arm of tbe law can
touch and prevent sorb things, it shall ba
done in tbe name of tbe pure woman
hood, bewildered boyhood and defence
less girlhood of Moline.
fa M the the Theatre Tnaltkf
T . M a . a
me lunniest play a well a tbe moat
novel and intonating tbat has been pro
duced at Harper's theatre this Mason,
will be presented by Mr. Frank J oes'
"Si Parkins" company tonight. Read
am r - r . mm-
wiin uw kidiu iuy Jims or a rerent
date, eayt of it, and thee go aad have a
At the Ninth street theatre last night
Si Perkins" made a great hit. or rather
Frank Jonen aa "81 Perkins." made lha
hit. Tba houM was packed, aad taa
laugh wm just three hours in length.
There were only three breathing spells,
and they ware whaa the cnrtaia waa
down. Next to Mr Jones Master W.
Ryan cease la for a share of tbe public
favor He is a remarkable artist with
bis tears aad feat The ant ire company
wm trng It at even y produced aad
will prove a winner
There doeaat seem to be much doubt
about Senator Pierce not being a candi
date for reelect ion, aad consequently
tbfre will be some tall basiling for bis
shoes in Rock Island and Henry coun
ties. The Oeneeo JVeM says
We bear that a big iron works of
Pittsburg, Pa., have secured the services
if Hob. J H Pierce, of the Haxtam
works of Kewanee, at $16,000 a year
Sorry to lose John. He is a fellow of
of great general worth.
Ttsc "lla-eier'e taa rj.
Mr Ed. Atkinson, of McHnc. has an
oanced htmMlf aa a cand tale for col
lector tub)cct to the tom of the people,
and1 bM declared hi intcnti)n of giving
tbe income to a Hi atrial institution.
Tbe BepfMe MT
Mr. Atkiasoa dealret an o iponaolty to
help tone charitable objec and at the
sane time bead off tbe tnagry office
seeker. He does sot waat tbe offl -c for
the money there is in it. tn t thinks ihe
minion can Ke nmnrr! nil w tn Selra.
mg some wonhr cause He pmpoees to
give gl 000 of the rmolumer u of the of
flee to some charitable lostiti tion; to help
the poor of the city. The commiMion
amounts to 91.600. and this will leave
ito tVW about enongh to pay an aasta
ittant and other expense? He takis
this riew of it: Many look urwi the of
dec as an offering to some p w, or sooir
especially deserving persoo. an I why
confine the gift to one tnd ridual when
through his plan many can te benelttcd
No one will doubt Mr Atkt tson's sMfllj
or responsibility, and his ten irr is w rtbr
of servius consideration.
Tbe A RHP usgested a plan of tbe
ame sort in Rock Island a few days affa.
To get a cinton to run who )ws not need
the proceeds and thus cnt of those whose
ambition is prompted solely by hungry
greed, and let the r turn snore actual
expenses go into a fund out of vhsah br
entire public will acquire a benefit !an
ago tbe 1at Hoa Baiiey Dtrenport ran
for tbe ofBce on condition U at his alary
would be turned into the piblic library
Ha ran against an offl awaawf and was
elected after an exciting c mtett Pre
nous to this Col Henry Curtis and ser
era! other citixens had eoluateeied to be
a candidate conditionally tt t a public
institotion get tbe beneflis What better
proposiuoo could be made tats year than
to get a citizen to run irnaspeciive of
polities who will gire the proceeds to our
The sound of the steal boat wh ule
will soon be beard o'er the sod and sea
Captain Larry Cubberly if the Maty
Morton, has reported at Si Umah for
service He will be all oat tgaio itbin a
Oenerai Manager E M 1 -key of tbe
Diamood Jo line, is at Maaj Orleans 00 a
little trip cimblning busine-s and plei
ure. He is accompanuai his wife
E B Buckley, tbe popular steward of
the Diamond Jo line for mny years, has
sold his farm in Chvka county, left
his old employer., and is M bis way to
St Louis to take a place with tba Anchor
Tbe reteran Capt Alei Lamont, for
many years a Northern line pocket com
mao.ier. who has been ret red from tbe
river tor tor past two years, running a
hotel in Wichita. Kan . at bare com
mand M tbe Bald Eagle In lb- St Louis
dt ClarksriUe trade this Ma on
inline Isereata the ' laara.
Cation, the Rock Island boy. wbo for
ereral year ha en loved a iiit:nm..n
I all over tbe country as a bi'liard player.
has added fresh laurels to i crown by
knocking out the king of ibem all. tbe
Wizzard Srbaefer. in a pra lice game A
atiapatcb from New York, umler date ot
Wm Cation tbe weslan Siliiar.tiat
aa-bieved 'hi afternoon tbe ditdiortion of
defeating Jake Srbaefer 1 1 a p root he
icame at HeiMr's billiard pallors Srbae
fer wm apparently not in rat class con
dition. aad moreover enco intered con
siderable bard luck in his breaks Tbe
game wm 4Hi point up at 1 Cation ran
it out in tbe twenty first ianmg Both
men missed four times, ai d both madi
nine double-figure rune 1 atton wound
op with three brilliant 'ouble-fif ure
breaks, in which be displaced some fine
play. Sehaefer'a score was 872 Cat
ton's average wm SI 1-19. Scbaefer'
I have known Dr. Bull s Cough Syrup
for years as a remedy for the diseases
for which it is recommend -d. and have
ucd it with much benefl' in my own
family Rev R L Lewio
Geologists mv the cradl- of tbe deep
bM nothing to do with making tbe oed
The best medicai writers I aim tbat tbe
successful remedy for nasal catarrh must
be noD-irritatinf . easy of a; plication, and
one that will reach all the remote sores
and ulcerated surf aces Tie history of
tbe efforts to treat catena during tbe
past obliges us to admit taat only one
remedy baa met these conditions, and
tbat is E v - Cream Bilm. This pleas
ant remedy has mastered ca arrb as noth
ing else bM ever done, an 1 both physi
cians and patients freely concede this
Tact. 1 be more distressii g symptoms
yield to it
"Otsters hired for church fMtivala,'" is
a sign along Philadelphia abarves
The best on earth can tr aly be sai ! of
(rr!gg Glycerine Salve, wl ich is a sure,
safe and speedy cure for cuts, bruises,
scalds, burns, wounds ar d other sores
Will positively cure pile , tetter and
other skin eruptions Tr this wonder
healer. Satisfaction guaranteed or
money refunded. Only 2Vt Sold by
Tell your wife she look well in ber
new hat, and rent ensured 1 1st your din
ner will be well served.
Who of oa are witaout tr tuble be tbey
aaaau or larger rhe blear nga of health
are beat appreciated when we are sicb
and in pain A backing cx ugh. a sev rk
col d. or any throat or In tg die sane are
rery troublesome but all of these ua; be
luicny and permanently cured by Dr.
Bigelow's Cure. Safe and pleasant for
children Price "Wi reato.
A planter at MonUcello Fla , bM al
ready shipped this season 0,000 pounds
of watermelon seeds
A Feel maaikss Waaa
is even worse than a fouLciovtbed man
But no one need be foul-mc ntbed if thev
will only use Soiedoot aad ub it la well
Don't spare the brush and spoil the
mouth, m some parent co with their
children when the v with hole the rod
The maiden Claude, dsar. hold th'
umhereliy more over me. or else th' pee
par II think we're married .
A pecaliarity of Hood's t arseperill ia
that while it purines the blood, tt im
part new vigor to every ft action of tbe
A handsome oomplexioa is one of the
greatest charms a woman can poeaeae
rogzoni s Complexion Powt er gives it.
A man may be no ead of 1. grammarian
aad still Had twenty years hi state prison
a bard sentence to parse.
The Crown dining ball. No. 1706 Sec
ond avenue, ia now ready to furnish you
the heat meal ia the city for 85 cents
1 50,000 to loan on real estate security,
in sums of f900 and upward, at lowest
current rates of Interest, without com
mission. E W Hurst Attorney at
law. Rock Island.
E E. Parmenter. attorney ai mw
Makes collections, loans money and will
attend to any legal busmen intrusted to
him OrBce. poftoffice block. Rock Isl
and HIS d.VlT
odera House For Sal
On monthly installments by Ouyer
Bartk aabcocb. Danuata.
N . 1724 Second aveoue Special attcn
ts -n paid to saving the natural eeth and
inserting teeth without plates
Those who are required to give bonds
in positions of trust, and who desire to
avoid asking friends to become their
sureties, or who may wish to relieve
friends fiont further obligations m bonds
mm should apply to tbe agent of tbe
Americax Sun -ty Co. of New York.
General Insurance Agent.
Rock Island, DL
Ebon T Marshall, of Rmcon. CilB
suffered so from coma oa his Mule toe
that he had the toes cut off
We offer our hundred dollars reward
for any cae of Catarrh that cannot be
curei riy taking Hill s Catarrh Cure.
F. J i- vkv & Co.. Toledo, O
W. the undersigned, have known F
-I heney for tbe last fifteen years, and
tv-h-re him perfectly honorable in busi
ness transactions, and financially able to
1 rrj om any obligations made by their
Weal Truax. wholesale druggist. To-
VVa'dinK, Kinnan A Marvin, wholesale
drueijist. Toledo. O.
E H Van Hoe sen. cashier Toledo Na
tional bank, Toledo, O.
Hall's Catarrh Cure is taken internally,
ncting directly upon the blood and mu-
a surf es of the system Price 75c
per bottle Sld by all druggist
ure don't lie
That's where the
class badges worn at
chooi girl "
a reunion of
could scarcely devise more excruciating
tortures than those of which vou see the
eviueacra 10 me lace 01 a rheumatic or
neuralgic sufferer Tbe agoniea are the
consequence of not checking a rheumatic
or neuralgic attack at the outset H
letter's Stomach Bitters bM been found
by sk.llfu! trd teal practitioners to posse-
not only remedial, but defensive cfiV
cien y, a here those disease exists, or a
tendency to ibem i exhibited Surely
ibis puiMaot but safe botanic medicine,
bearing kaa, such high specific sanction,
is better than tbe poisain often employed,
but moat unsafe not only in continuance,
hut in isolated doses The blood is de
purated thoroughly from tbe rheumatic
virus, and ibe nervea. slightly its purged
upon, save! from ultimate anal direful
tbroea by this benigb, saving medicine,
which likewise 1 xhibiu marked efficacy
'or malaria, kidney complaint, dyspep
sia, constipation and liver complaint.
A pin may Iom its bead, but it never
gets stuck 00 iuelf.
In the pursuit or tha good things of
bis world we anticipate too much: wr
eat out tbe heart and sweetness of world
ly pleasures by delightful forethought of
ibem. The results obtained from the uae
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, appetiser,
blood purifier, a aure cure fan ague and
malarial diiunnes Price. 5o cents, of
in nearis u aying tbe
oft Coal for Ba :
At my yard, corner of Eleventh street
and Tantb avenue, at ten cent per bush
si B Davknport Est atk
Aug SO 1SS
I St UttaRiw
'CrtM BEIT AM S
r mlt aD 10O I . Sad. "or -.lu
z-o-e ran, m SasaS iii i . tail r aaa.
aw. (Mtkawa fan ... r ' rianncit. UraaS ai: Vlit
SiLTB ua viaoBora er
1 lamn lot i..a..u. a aa Saraej & oa la 1 mi
jejais a ma n, iVrm tMata. nwiiTjaaiifcii praa.
M Sa. aawtt:M Praa.
ieLaSatt4., esiCAM, ILL
aaaiiaa axxctaic co . 1
8TATB of IL1 TNOiS, I
Bock Ilasi Oocstt, i
In tbe itrall Conn, May Term. 190
Clao Vofcrt v Catherine VoUrt In chancery
Affidavit of the nou residence of Cstberfne
Voigu tbe Bhove-namea defendaat, hiving been
Baaa c the office of tbe cleik of the Circait conn
of said cnontv. t otice I therefore gi-ea to the
said noo-ivaident da-!eadaat tbat the complainant
lied hi bill of con nl aim tn aald court oa the
saaaasri aatoaharaafealhn Hm day of Febru
ary, lySO and that thrreaprrn a icumoci ia.i
nut u aalaj coon, wberarin aid ntt is sow peod
iut. returnable oa tbe Cr: Uonday m tbe monlh
cf May next I by law raqaired
o. aalea yoa, the noc-rreMent dafendaLt
tv.tc aimt,: Catberin V'oizt. shall personally be
aad appear barfore aald circuit court, oa the Brat
dsy of th nex" Xerrr Uiereof. to be holdsn at Rock
Isl.ad in aad for the aald coanty, on the trst
Monday la May raezt . and plead, answer or deaur
to the .a d complainant" bill of camplaint. tha
ame and the monerv and thief therein cMryed
and staled will be taken a corfeeeed aad s de
cree er.'ervd ainUnat joa according to the prayer
of tba aid bill.
GKOROg W GAMBLE. Clerk
Rock Island. Ill . February 10th . tt. daw
STATE OF ILLINOIS, M
Bock ISLaxn CoCwry (
II tbe Circuit Court. Mav Term. 1M0
Laia Myers vs Laxara Myers la Chaacery
AttVdavit of tbe non-residarace of Laxara Me - -an,
th aaove-saaed dtfeadaat. hav tm Mara fl.i
It the offlc of tbe'clcrk of the Circait court of
raid coaatv. aotaw I therefore rtven to tbe sa-d
non-resident defendant that tbe compiaioant xle.1
ber bill of complaint ia raid coan oc be chancery
s ue tnerror on 'ae 1 Diia asy or uecentber. Wm,
and that thereupon a summon is ad oat of -ld
court, wbevln .aid auit la now peaditic, retaraa
bic oa the Brat Monday In the month of May next
a 1 by law required.
Now. ualea yoa. the eon-rea'den defendant
bail awawA lanatM Mrers. sMil peraoa liy be
aad BBpc r betore said circait court, b th Srst
day of the next Ursa thereof, to sekoMcn at Bock
Island ia aad tor IM said coauty. oa th tm
Mou'sy In May aert. atd aleaa answer or aemar
M tbe said complainant bill of compiarnt. the
same anu b matters and taints thcrin charged
aad Mated will M takes a con (eased aad a Se
er r entered arainat tou according to th pravar
of the aid WIT
wBOBOE W GAMBLE. Clerk.
Rock U and. XV. . Februarr Mth.KWQ dw
S'lATM OF FKIDIbIOK w.
aaxa or acoacavsL
Notice is barebvdv!, thai br vlnu of aa 11 S
of tbe Cooaty coart or Bock 1 aland coast y. Illinois.
man it.ie day or ttia; petition of taa aadanMin il
admiuietratm of th eetate of Frederick W K.I.
leratraas. tisraa d. I Mall, oa faaaflM . Fehraarr
Uta. A. U 19B0, a the boar of three a clock In tha-
aria-moon of aald day sell at penile auction at tha
ovrra coot 01 ta oun aoaae ta tae city asf Bock
ielaad m mm eeeatr. to the alxhest bidder for
cash, certain account and note Mlongtag to aald
a tat, a liet of which I now oa Cle an the said coart
to which Hat reference may be bad by all persona
Bock Island, llllnote. F. binary era. 140.
MABO .BET B. Eb'LLEBSTBAM.
E W. Hrasr. AU'y for Adminirtrstrtx.
F ALL DE8CRIPTIOXH
rYuaasxly aad asatlv exaeatad by tae aaaaa Jo
"lan ' 1 .1 -as aaiuiiTaoafcaaws iv
MT RK8IDBNCR.N0. l'.to .tret
FOB SALE VALUABLE PATENT IM
provement o- K!es ora. Now in OfH raiiorj at
Star FtBiahinx Work., M6 Hamll on St.. Philaoa.
P preeerTes Ufa aad limb: for fall particular
apply la BOBT J. WALKS K. Inventor
NT; D- a HOf-E F H A MALL IrAM.
lly ccavrnienl to the business portion ot the
ippiT ai ab. omce 14-11
WANTED A RKUART.E PERSON 'N ROOK
Island and every town In thU iocality todl
trtbut circular ; for naviculars rnd reference
snd Bdd't-st . T N Crow'y. Main 9t , Ter e
TTTANTKD. A LADY TO VANAi.K a
vv Branch efflce, at htr own hoaia. for the Fa
moo Female SprciaC "Oranxe LI y"; splendid
aipi-ortcnity ; nearcM win 'tamp, rte ur.cn
let Medical Ine itnte. Soath Bend, Ind
WANTKIV AN 1 IL SALESMAN ON COM
mission, for the Lubricaitnp oil trade: ad
dres to The DieterichsOU Co. 88 West Va"h
inirtoaSt.. Chicago IB.
COMFORTABLE aad ELEGANT
For Sale by Leading Dealera,
ft Sclaly hy W2. Troy.U.Y
The Hotel Eastman,
I ITT I r HOIK tllK.
The largest and Snaet RI'MIKt HOTKI. tn
America, with thefneal Bath Hogap tn tie world
concea led. t!l onen 1 aier marafa-nien' of a 1 fl
BASsoa. of WTjite Moun'sin Hotels- for -,aonof
1', January 15th Tirk. i- h.-'ild be boaxhi vi
iuia aaa arn .anijnia-n a -cin-m K It.
rnk a -a,,
Rl' 1AV Tt KKIII.
r MFIIICATrn V .
FOK BATH ' aoraewiU
I'INKt. - f TKN T
BATH API' tR ATt-
aa eL.wn In rut. Cars
Oii.. trfl-iecta. Rhuntat
am an-1 Malana. Pri.v 11
Sent, C O. t . by eaprev
with full dtn-ttesa.
PFTVR D. PINKK
IRS Sd Avenue, e Y .rk.
J. M. BEAKDSLEY.
ATTORNEY AT LAW Office with I. T Ken
worthy. ITS eond Avet.se.
ATTORNEY AT L.A'. il,-e in Rock IiUnd
a.al:ona: Hack Huttdirx. K -rk I. land. Ill
B.m. awmawBT. c l. walk.
Slvt-ESEY A w U K! K.
ATTORNEYS AND OaWRSMLLOKS AT LAW
(Sir 111 Benxston's I lock. Rock island. Ill
XrEMRY a XrEMKV,
I TT. RNEY S AT LAW Loan money on eood
. A , makaai acttaaa, h f.r. :.. a . m--- h-
li a Lyndc. backer. UBW in PoaUMric Mock
THE DAILT A Kill's.
OOB SALE EVEKV BYKNIMO al Oram
fERV EYENIMO at
Ftva eeau per co. y
t SeW- aUll 1
VX 8. kM HI t.
ABCHTTaxT ANDSCPhiKINTENnilNT Maa
aaVr itticn-attl. Ohio: Braock oflce .M
First Nation. t Bask. Hock Island. fit Is
8T. Wit? COTTAtJE H0SITal7
01 THlriP A YEN I k.
betweaa Tenth aad
WM. 0. KULP, D. D. S.
omci REM O VaD TO
Roxnl a. fl. as aad m
Take Derate DaYBNHOMT. La.
W. A GUTHRIE,
tocctwor lo Gtttbric -k Ow0wM)
PUn and estimates furnished A peciilty
made of ane work. All onlerv alter, del to
promptly and aall.f action jiuaranteed.
BJBJ o.flce and ahop N6. 18l Tntrd av. nue.
Dr. s. e. Mccreary
(Late of Cincinnati, Ohio.)
Has Permanently Lorated in
Beinx a eraduste or two of the bet Mardica! col
letrr in tbe east together with an extensive
Hxpltal practice of .lx year?, be ! well
qualified to treat the moil rtjffl. ult dw
eae Hi. spec'.alf.ea are
Female, Lnng. Private and
Loss of Manhood, or Seminal
Weakness, and Errors of
Positive and permanently cured.
The Doctor will he elad to sea all those who are
f;cted whether they intend taking Trelent or
ruiue )- bo caeas taken tnat canr.ot be
cured. Case successfully treated ay cormpoa
dar.ee. Correspondenre accompanied by 4c
la stamp, promptly answered
consultati h free
CfAce McCnUough New Block.
W Third Street, near Main,
Tbe first coal shipped into tDja market
from Jfrrcer county wm from the mine
of K. H. Lllis in tbe fall of 1878. n1
bence given tbe name it still hears. It Is
well known tc be tbe best sold in tbe
market, and other merchants hare t -p-ted
tbe same name and offering an in
fertor article for the genuine Don't be
deceired. hnt buy the genuine celebrated
Mercer county coal of T H Ellis, on
Second arenue oppoatte St Joseph'
church. The office bM not been removed,
but is there still, and is tbe only place In
tbe market selling tbe old and genuine
article. Telephone 10W.
mnwwiaiiaeyliaaaitTininwi HaiBe.kia Be-
M aovea all ptmpf. fraeklea and aw. ikatKnu Foi
bT illnt-dlaSdrenl ta u.l,e.i 1. u c
afw, kM afBk Br WA aaa.H
A nice niece of land la Cordova townsbip. be tux
tha west half of the southeast quarter of cectlou
alas la towasnlp twenty, uortu ramre. two east,
in Bock Island counts. Illinois. The above land
win be sold cheap aad oa easy terms. For par
ticulars enquire of or address
E. M. PAKM EKTKK. AU'y st Law,
Jaa d sXaa Rock' Island. IU.
COB WASH A Id AVE. S
From B0 years' evperienc In Hos
pital and Privste practice i enabled
to guarantee radical care la Chronic
or no sooous disease of the blood,
throat, no e. skin, kidneys. Manar
aad kindred ocean, aravelandstrie
ture cared witboul pain or cutting
Ttioee who conte piste going tn
Hot Sprisar for the treatment of aa
private or blood diaeaeee can be cured
for oae-third the cost
I A niCC By thl treat est a
" 1 1. 0 lovely rompleakm, free
from sa'lowneae. freck'ea, era. rjona,
etc., brilliant e es and perfect health
cm be had. (ay 1'bat 'tired feei
Ing" sad all female weakness prompt
ly cored. Bloatinr, headacaea, Ner
v.mi Prostration, and Slapltrsness.
ovarian troohle. Innaamatloo and Clcerstion.
Failing tnd displacement. Spinal weakness and
haoge of Life. Consult the old doctor.
IM F R VD I I Phy ical aad Organic weak
IIUI1IUU J, ne. premature decay, evil
r ore boding, self duirns. impaired memory, 1 al
uuation of 'be heart, 1 impies on the (ace. specks
before the EYE, rlngin. la the ear. cs'arrh.
threatened consumption and ever. diqaaltflra
Hon that render marriage improper and unhappy
.xPKBDILT and PEBMAJIBNTLT cored.
BLOOD AND SKIN? eSoey
bor'ible in It result completely eradicated
witbont the use of acercan Scrofula. Erysipe
la Fever So a. Blotch. Pi:' p es. Deer, pain
In the Head and Boo, Svphiltic -ore Throit an J
Torgiie, eland'ilar enlargement of the Neck,
Rheumatism, etc., cured wh. n others hsve fslled.
RIIPTIIRP Cnred with m pain or hlnd-
writ r nee rrom busine.
MR! MARY HfRecently coatrartad or
j iMIvesil 1 . CBroo(c ajga.M POSITIVELY
cured ia to M day hy a local remedy. No nu
seam drugs used. Medicine mailed or express
ed tn any addrvas free from observation. Char
ie-fair Terms c.h. Book and question list
15c A fri.adly talk costs nothing.
HOCHS: 10a. m to IB m..B to 1 and T to 8 p m.
- .! !v J to H f m
BBS Wasli. Av. S. MIBBIAP0L1S, MINN
356 Jackson St..
St. Paul, Minn.
Speexllly Cures all Prirate, Nerrous.
Chronic and Bio . I and Skin Diseases
of both Sexes, without the use
of Mercury or Hindrance
NO CURE, NO PAY.
Syphilis, Gleet. Stricture, and all old, lingering
case, where the blood has beoiat polroned,
tauaing ulcers, hi .tehee sore ihroat and uiouth.
pains in the head and bones, and all diseases of
the Kidac y an.' Bladder, and all diaea-e a
quired from elposure are CUBED FOK IFE
Mas or all aaa who are suffer ni: fr m the ter
rible e Sec la of Seminal wkna. Minal debili
ty and loss of Sexual pow.r a the rssa.t of
onthfal Indiscretion, or exeessea of mature
year, producing eml-lcms, nervousness, loss of
memory. Ac.. r thoroughly and permanently
Ur. Feller, who 1 as had niri year experience
in thl specialty. Ma graduate from one of the
leadinc m-dical colleges of the mantis He ba
aivaa failed in carina; any ca.es that be ba aa
ertaken. Caae. and correspondence saredly
.-onBdeadal. Call or wrlie for lit of q iarstlons
Medicines fent bv aiail snd expres evrrywhsre.
Dr. Vkn Dyk'S
IF NOT, TRY IT.
"a mmw KnwarywWi-.
HARTZ 4 BAHNSES. Whoksalr AitBts.
HARTZ A BAHNSEN
Wholesale Auents. Rock 1-iard
IBffifl OL'ALTV'. j
C.H .PEARSON &C9 -
BALTI M O R E. Ma
Dr. Tait Butler,
(Asatataat flute VcterinartM of Iowa)
(HaeMBMr to Dr. i D. Rutherford, t
Office hoars 11 a. a. tot p m.
Dentistry a Specialty.
ra. ta a
9" 4IK 1
mi ri v j
Cfflee : Coyne Bead StabU, Market quara,
ROCK ISLAND, ILL.
D avis Block,
F. C. Hoppk,
No. 180H Second Av
Hock Ibland. Ill
SEIVERS & ANDERSON,
Contractors and Builders,
AH kdads of Carpenter work dr.na Genera! Jobh'ne dsaa on hor.
notice aad saiiafacuon guaranteed.
OfBc and shop 1412 Fonrfb
Paris Exposition, 1S89 j- J SJSHt
LARGEST CHOCOLATE MANUFACTURERS IN THE WORLD
YEARLY SALE EXCEEDS 30.000.000 POUNDS
PUREST. HEALTHIEST AND BEST.
Art for YELLOW WRAPPER Menr Mite ui m u stafli
BRANCH HOUSE, UNION SQUARE. NEW YORK. H
iiaa "petiel Ins New aad ?pa.
No 1620 to 66 Third ave-niie..
where he wnnM re iVa-e.1 t. aa r. -
All kind- of drinks as me I a- e and I orter. and the weli known drink 'Ha'ac'
.in r piece io :t city where pea can ge: B
H. D. FOLSOM,
VC w w w
w w w w
w W W W
yy v w
B. F. DeGEAR,
Contractor and Builder,
Office and Shop Corner fVTentevnth 8t . O 1 I I
and Seventh Avenue ' K.OCB IlanU
awf-Al! kind ar Artletlr wo-s a teiltr P ana and eimte tor si' kTd. at ba!l3-i.
raea,.he.l ar ar- 'leaTt.va
Carpenter and Builder,
Offirf and Shop No 309 Eighte-esnth street
C3T"Plans drawn and estimates furci'hed.
OHLWEILER & SPILG-ER,
Contractors and Builders,
Shop Third avenue., between 10th and 11th streets,
(Fred Koch's old stand.)
wbTAH kinds of C-rpenter work and repairine d me Satisfaction euaranteed.
STiTB OP ILL1M1. ,
Rocs Island orsrr, (
In the inreoit Caaurt of aid canly !. the Jsaaan
ta heriae Mo- re. Samuel W l.inmln M V
Rlchsrds, Ban Uaue. M W Woodford. L. J
Bemrtstor.. Bert on Malcolar . James F Jloai-
gomery. Marth a Thomat. Roaille oryn.
Desire Coryn ar.d Mary J. Macbeth.
W B Batfleld. Reuben Well. The rnknnwn
tisirs-at-law of Joel Wells, alec. seed, i-enni
Warren. William A Noaree. Laara A. Noar-e.
lane M. Wearherhcad. Eliaa Bahc.Kk. Ennire
L Mill. Looisa J Bri an! and ..ut .i.etie Henry
- In Chancery.
Affidavit of the non-resldener or tbe a'd W. B
Bnrfiia, Heuben Well and L uia I . Br . nt and
that the heirs at law of Joel Well, defeased, are
unknown and made partie a th unknown betr
at law of Joel Weil, deceased, hsvins been Bled
t the dark nntre of the circuit court of Ho. k
Island county, stair of Illinois, notice is therefore
hereby given to the said non-resident defendants,
snd unknown heir or Joel Well, deoesseri
'.hat the eompialnams filed their bill of comp aim
!n said court a the chancery s de thereof on the
TTth dav of November, 1S8. and tha' ihereuuon
-ummoas issued out of aa d court, wherein raid
sun Is r ow pending, returnable on the Brat Mon
dsy li tbe month of Jsn nary next, as I by law
Sow. unless yoa. the aald non-resident
dant above named an.i tha nikurn h ... ..
of Joel Wells, deceased, shall pronllv be and
sppear before ald clrrult coart oa the Brat day
of ;he next Maa term thereof, to be hoida-i at Unefc
Uaad tn and for said coontr. on th first Moo
day in May next, and plead, at.awer or de
mur to the said eomnlainani bill of eompUint
and th amc and th. matter and thlnir there
in charged and stated will be taken aa con
fessed, aad a decree entered anlnst yon accord
tug to the prarer of aald bill
Rock Idaad. Ill . December. 38, 1MN9
OKU W. iiAMBLK.
Clerk of Circuit Court
W H MooataaDOrrsa aswtassx. solicitor
for i kMaaaaaati
Winter & Lemburg.
Whoiesal Dealer and Inaporter of
Wines and Liprs,
Noa. 1616 and 1618
ROCK ISLAND, ILL.
DAVIS & CO.,
A complete stock of
Pipe. Brass Goods, Tacking.
Hose, Fire Brick, Etc
Sole Agent for
DEAN STEAM PUMPS and
SIGHT FEED LUBRICATOR
We MMaalM every 01 e perfect, sad w:!! -Twenty
day's trial, to responsible aartsct
Safety Heating Boilers and Cnntrar r.
furntshine and laving Water, am!
1712 PrRST Ave
Reck fslarii I 11 .
Telephone Haw Retideace leler b at
R()r!K IS! ). CLL.
I R ft
r B I
I R R
1 R R
R R R
KkKk a u
1 I 1 LI
No 1707 aSeM-ond a?euoe. Hock lalauil.
HAS PUKOHA8KD THE
and has reraored to
Third and Tenth St.
ty He its the trade long enjoveaj
i by his predeceesor and m many new
customers aa wish to faTor hint with
Pay Your Taxes
The Taxes for laSSd are now
due and payables to the Collec
tor at County Treasnrer's offi. e
in coart hous building.
aaxd kMcivv . um .
au aaakaactioa ia it
cure of ouni ru ea a. i
Useet. i Mscxlbett&i.i
fee. tat.- iu rerouinisi
iaay it to all saaart
a.j. vnura m.p
FOR MEN ONLY
MSITIVF rr laBT r FAOIKO MAKaO;
ram I IS Qar'' aa jrxDV0,TS StBIL.
OTTTa T Waakaesr of B aivaad M::
J J XVJEi ofKnjrs.rKaatSinO;ic-Y.
tsBaa, Mb). kSSaaaa reS. halaat Hen knlaratr '
'wn.euai. tnucnoavi wf o r.aaivs a piets aor i
akawinerr aatabw BOBS Till iTStVT S
Bear. tMtifa Baa .1 !.. TmSmW ul Frrin a '
LmTi to an w
dBJaasaMraaaaa aaa aa
ffaaa swhw a
a- eab ij ua.
taa ana. Bw Bat. fall eW.ta p- t-
aawSMa, saSwaa fajf HE (ICAl U,, tBff Atti