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VOL. XXXVIII. NO. 245
ROCK ISLAND, TUESDAY, AUGUST 5, 1890.
PRICE FIVE CENTS."
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FairbaHk's Sai4ta Claus Soar
for all mm
HOUSEHOLD AND tffcl
MADE ONLY BY
N.K. FAIRBANKS. C0.
-ARD DEALER IN-
Wrought, anil Cant Trnn anri T.ood P?
"r 5 "v
uuBti,.i aiding, oewr aim uram me.
Steam and Gas Fixtures.
("MAS W. YERBURY. Manager
folk's t work at fair prices. Estimates furnished.
Office and shop 219 18th St. Telephone 1183.
Rock Island, 111.
Successor to Adarason & Ruick,
iSOii Rock Island, 111.
Shop Nineteenth St., bet. First and Second AveDn,
General Jobbing and Repairing promptly done,
fcgrsenond Hand Machinery bought, sold and repaired.
New Elm Street Grocery
GEO. E. BROWNER,
(Successor to Panquard & Browner)
FLOUR AJStT) FEED
Family Groceries and Provisions,
He solicit a share of the trade and will make prices as lo w
as the lowest. Telephone connections!
GIVE THE NEW STORE A TRIAL.
F. L. BILLS,
No. 326 Brady Street, Davenport,
HAS A CHOICB SELECTION OP
(iooda delivered to all part the three cities free of charge.
COMPLETE IN ALL
For Catalogues Address
J. C. DUNCAN,
SEIVERS & ANDERSON,
Contractors and Builders,
ALL KINDS OF CARPENTER WORK DOTCE.
rOenerl Jobbing done on ihort notice and satisfaction guaranteed.
Office aod Shop 1412 Fourth Avenue. - ROCK ISLAND, ILL.
j. :m:. CHRISTY,
Steam Cracker Bakery,
MANUFACTURES OF CRACKXKS ADD BISCUITS.
Ask your Grocer for them. They are best.
t-8peclaltt ; The Christy "OYSTER" and the Christy "WAFER."
ROCK ISLAND. ILL.
Proprietor of Brady Street
All kind of CUT FLOWKKS constahtly on hand.
GREENHOUSES. " " " .TP ? I?
One Block Norm of Central Prk. i"8S- ?oS
The largest In Iowa. AVB PORT. IOWA-
IT. C. HOPPE,
No. 1808 Second avenue,
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Book Island, III.
From using for Conghs, CoMs Sore
Ihroat and Incipient Lung Troubles
It is pleasant to the taste nnl will cure
tlie most obstinate colU Prepared by
i-LTSMUTa B203., PITTSBUSGH
Sf Id by all dnigj;ists at 25 cents per
bott !e. Insist ou having it.
Fa' Horses, Cattle, Sheep, Dogs. Hoes,
ana Chart Sent Free.
rt,B1 MrniBBHI, Milk Fnrr.
!'.:" ,..""em,M',' UliM haritea.
P-I'-Bwi r (Jrnb. Wrnn.
;fcl l,.'?Te" "'"la.
K'Sl''"l..,ic ''". Beliyaphf.
ll.ll.-l ria.rr na4 Kldnpy UUeasea.
J.K. l)ii,cKiif-a at Oiventloa, l'aralyala.
Single Bottle (over SO doseaX - 60
Stable Case, with Specific. MannaL
J et-luary Cure Oil aii.l Medlcaloiv S7.0A
Jar Irtrrinary Care Oil, . . 1.0S
Sold by DrnmriRia; or Sent Prepaid anrvhera
and is any qnanuty on Receipt of Price.
HMTtiplreys' Medicine Co.. 109 fulton St., V. V.
SPECIFIC No. fig
lnoiauyeara. The oalrmeeMafnl remedy for
mrxl tn ortrmtkin. from ortwvork or nthmm
1 per Til or 6 rials and lre ial powder, for
hLD st DBOmtiHTB. oraent po-tpaid on reoeiptoi
1HE TRAVELER'S' U1DE.
pllIC.00. ROOK ISLAND PACIKIC KA1L-
Z wr xin.i cTin r r urn avenue and Thirtv-
TRAINS. tLEV.. JtAKBIva.
Council Bluffs & Miuueao-1 .
t 1t Kxpresii f 4:50 am 1S:48 am
Kanxas rity Day Kxpress... 6:50 am '1 1:00 pm
nskaloma Kxpri-ra 8 .37 pm; 1:05 pm
Council Hlnffa Minncoo- I I
tKipres f fvm, 7:30am
Council Bluffs A Omaha I ... ,
Limited Veotibote Kx.. f 1,:21 m S:05am
Kanaaallty Llmln-d 'll-ll pm! 4:80 am
Denver Ventlbnle Kipref- . :41 pmi 3 :60 am
tUoing went. Point; east. "taily.
Bt'RL NtiTON KOtllE-C. B. Q. RAIL
. . war Depot First avenue and Sixteenth at.,
M .1. luc, agent.
TRAINS. tuTi anrv
St. Lubu Itipress j (t :4!l am .4p am
Si. Luuir Kxpreae 7 1 pm 7 15 pm
8t. Paul Express 6:M ptr. 8-(i6 am
Ueanlntom Panwneur S:(l0pm 10:38 am
Way FrcH'ht (Monmontb)... :00 am I:otipm
Way Fre ght (Sterlini;) 13:!iSpm 9:41) am
Sterling Paaaenger 7:lfam 6 4i pm
Dubuauc " 10:38 am 9:uu pm
CHICAOO. MILWAUKEE A ST. PACL KA1L
way Racine Southwestern Diviaion De
pot Twei tieth atraet. between First and Second
avenne, I:. D. W. Holmes, at-ent.
TRAINS. Lbavb Arrivx.
mail mitt sxpKR. 6:45 so 9-Aupu.
SU Panl Kxpr- ra 8:1b tn USSam
'I. A Act on modati 'n . :)Nipn 10:10 am
At cowmoilation 7:S5an n:iopro
RtWK HLAND PKOKIA RAILWAY DR
pot First avenue and Twentieth atreet. F.
II. Koftev'eH, Agent.
TRAINS. l,tv. !arpiv.
Fast Mai ExprcMa '. 8M5 ami "7:S) pm
Expre.a. 2:90 am! 1:H0pm
Cable AO ommrxiiitton 8 10 am! 3:00 pm
4 00 pmj 8:06 am
MC8T DIRECT ROUTE TO THE
East and South East.
.") a7 pm
S 57 pm
4 .16 pm
4 !V7 pm
9 05 pm
II. W. .m
4 15 am
I 50 am
9, I am
I) 47 am
! 1.30 pm
ar.. Orion.. Iv
St. Lnula, Mo
. Louisville .
I ooino WIST.
b 17 pm
8 15 am
lli 48 pm
I'-' 5 pm
IU W) Mill
6 46 am
O IE .m
It iUC KM
1 1.16 pm
1 AK nm
Puaaene Rr trains arrlvo and depart from Union
Accomn onation tram leaves kock Island s:4o
p. m. arrives at Peoria V -SO a. m. Leaves Peoria
7:16 p. m. arrives at Rock laiand 1 :U5 a. m.
Lv. Rock l'land.
Arr. Kevn ildi...
. 10 am
11 00 am
5 06 pm
5 40 pm
Ar Revmid. ...
" ' Kock slaud.
6.Haiu 12 60 pm
7.10 a 0; 1.45 pm
8 05 am! a.uo pm
Cliair ca on Fast Express between Rock Island
and Peoria In both directions.
U. B. 8UI LOW , B. BTOCKHOUSE,
Supe rintendent. Qen'l Tkt, Agent.
FA8T HAIL TRAIN with Eleotric Itfrhted end
steam bt ated Veetibuled trains between
caKo, Ml waLkee, St. Paul and Minneapolis.
TRANX) TINKNTAL ROUTE with Elec'rlc
lighted a id Steam heated Vestibuled trains be
tween Oaicagoand Council BlaSa, Omaha or
St. Paul and the Pacific Coast.
GREAT K ATIONAL ROUTE between Chicago
Kansas City and St. Joseph, mo.
8700 MILI OF ROAD reaching all principal
polnu In Illinois, Wisconsin. Minnesota. Iowa,
Missouri , South Dakota and North Dakota,
For map i. time tables, rates of passage and
freluht. etc.. sddIv to the nearert station acent
of the Chicago. Milwaukee St. Panl Railway, or
to any railtoad aent anywhere in the world.
ROSWBLI MILLER, A. V. H. CARPENTER,
Uenert l Manager. uen-i rass. i. Agt.
nrFor I-lfotmatioB in reference to Lands and
Towns owt ed by by the Chicago. Milwaukee
bt. raul tu Jiway Liompany, write w a. . nan
gen. Land oonuuiaaioner Milwaukee. WUcomin,
now f 1 iotrn "i'a-
BE OUri tUxeltiixat.
Call or send for circular containing
the most marvelous cares of Coasarap
lion, Caacer, Brtsht's Disease. Scrofula,
Ecsema., Bypbilia. RbenmaUnn, Cat
arrh, Tumor. Stomach Troubles, etc.,
etc. leeo aiWA BB for any not eenulae.
AnnMnii'iilnamhm, aUBlBR BICRUM KIL1.IB
I to., Cmr. ibsra aa4 AasaM StrsMi, IUIC4S0, ILL.
STRUCK. THE WRONG FAMILY.
The Woes aT a
It was in a little southern town called
McKinney. A windmill agent from
Ohio bowed to a girl who passed the ho
tel veranda. He claimed he thought he
knew her, but it was doubtless a bogus
claim. I think he was a sort of masher
"general southern agent for the cele
brated cyclone windmill, and mashing
done at short notice." The girl had
scarcely passed when a man waited upon
me agent ana said:
"I have come to knock yonr head off
ror Dowing to my daughterr
And he thumped him all over the ver
anda and left him a wreck. The agent
had only gotten upon his legs when an
other man approached and said
"You tried to mash my sister, and now
1 11 mash you.
And ho also did the thumping act in a
vigorous manner, and hud only finished
...1 1 .1 T .. . - ,
"nm uroiners ios. b, , 4, a ana 6 ar
rived, and they were wrangling as to
who should sail in next when cousins
Jim, Tom, Bill, Hank, Pete, Charlie and
Sain arrived. They were followed by
orotners-m-law Joe, Jack, Jiff.:, Abo
and Washington, and as the ar,ent looked
around he was forced to exclaim:
"Good heavens! but are you all
"All alii" they shouted.
"And are there any more?"
"Any more! Why, there isn't any
body but a McKinney in the whole town
ship. ; Wait until the nephews and un
cles and grandfathers lgin to arrive. "
l a rather not. groaned the asrent as
he fell back. "Kill me now and let's
have it over with." Detroit Free Press.
Thoae Neighbor Children.
Fond Mother I have called Johnnie a
dozen times to come in and go on an er
rand, but he won't come. He is out
there playing with one of the neighbor's
Caller (meaningly) He won't come?
Fond Mother No. Those neighbor
children ought to have more respect for
my feelings than to go on playing with
him after he has been called, and I shall
send them home this instant. New York
She Hail Outgrown It.
A lady who teaches a select school for
girls, in looking over the copy book of
little Fanny, aged 11, discovers an en
velope addressed to that young ladv.
'I hope, Fanny." said the teacher.
holding up the envelope, "that this does
not contain a love letter."
"Why, what an idea," replied Fanny,
I have outgrown all that foolishness
years and years ago." Texas Siftings.
'Did the teacher punish you for not
"Po, for knowing too much. I sassed
her back." Life.
No Oar or lturclnm.
New Father-in-law Well, sir, the cer
emony is over, and now that you are the
husband of my daughter I want to give
you a little advice. What would von do
you should wake np some night and
find burglars in the house?
Bridegroom I should tell them that
my father-in-law forgot to give my wife
a wedding dowry, and they'd go away.
"Why don't yon wear your glass eye
now as you used to do?" asked the hu
morist's wife, addressing her husband.
"Because it hurts me in my profes
"Hurts you in vour profession. Why.
how can that be?"
"It is not an original eye, dear." Bos
"What's the matter. Willie? You are
looking very jubilant."
'Ya-a-s. I have just been to see my
doctah, and he says that 1 must take
care or I will have brain fevah."
"Indeed! Don't you feel alarmed?"
"Alarmed! No, by Jove; I feel verwy
much eucouraged." Washington Post.
Might Have Put It Differently.
She Well, they had only been 'en
gaged a week when (hesitating)If I've
told you this before I'll spare you a rep
etition of it.
He (fearfully bored) Oh, don't spare
me! American Grocer.
Stranger How is the old gentleman
down the road who was sick last week?
Farmer Why do you care how he is
when you do not know him and have
never seen him?
Stranger I am in the tombstone busi
ness. Chicago Ledger. -
A Ban Investment,
Is one which is guaranteed to bring
tou satisfactory results, or lo case of fail
ure a return of purchase price. On this
safe plan you can buy from our adver
Use druggist a bottle of Dr. King's New
Discovery for consumption. It is guar
anteed to bring relief in every case, when
used for any affection of throat, lungs or
chest, such as consumption, lnflamma
tion of lungs, bronchitis, astbtna, whoop
ing cough, croup, etc., etc.- It is pleas
ant and agreeable to taste, perfectly safe,
and cn always be depended upon. Trial
bottles free at Hartz & Babnsen's drug
American Millionaire (in Paris, proud
ly) My daughter is being waited upon
by a duke.
Old Traveler Well, dukes make ex
cellent waiters. There are several of
them in our restaurant, too. Good
Interviewer Are yon favorably im
pressed with this country?
.Eminent Lecturer--Very, rin raking
in a thousand dollars a week. New York
In Chicago. V
"No, I don't like long engagements."
"Well er I hope you have no objec
tions to long marriages r Puck.
Why it u Popular.
Because it has proven Its absolute
merit over and over again, because it has
an unequalled record of cares, because its
business la conducted hi a thoroughly
honest manner, and because it combines
economy and strenetb. being the only
medicine or which "100 doses one dollar"
is true these strong points have made
Hood s Barsapariila the most successful
medicine of the day.
We desire to say to our citizens, that
for years we have been selling Dr. King's
iNew liiacovery for consumption. Dr.
King's New Life Pills, Bucklen's Arnica
Salve and Electric Bitters, and have
never bandied remedies that sell as well,
or that have given such universal satis
faction. We do not hesitate to guaran
tee them every time, and we stand ready
to refund the purchase price, if satisfac
tory results ao not follow their use.
1 liese remedies have won their great
popularity purely on their merits Hartz
& Bahnsen, druggists. .
bucklen's arn.ca salve.
The best salve 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 give perfect satisfaction
or money refunded. Price 25 cents per
dox. r or sale ov Hartz & Bahnsen.
Book agent (returning after having
been fired down one flight, to irate
broker) "But. now, joking aside, won't
you take one copy? '
Iliino-s 0. A. B. Official Headquarters Train
I he Offlcml Headquarters train, de
partment of Illinois, with Department
uommand.r Wm. L Disiin and staff.and
Mrs. Gen. John A. Logan, will start from
yuincy and run to Chicago via the Bur
nugton route. C , B. & Q..R R . on Fri
day. August 8lh, and from therice will
proceed to the national encampment at
nosinn via me jNiagara Falls Short line.
the AVest Shore & Uoosac Tunnel routes.
This train will stOD at all atatinna
tween Quincy and Chicago, to give the
enmranes or tne main line and from con
necting lines and branches, an oppoitun
ity to join it. For detail time schedule
see special bill distributed in your terri
tory. Remember that tickets to the en
campment are but one fare for the round
trip. The can be obtained via the Bur
lington route at piincipal stations, or by
addressing P. S. Euatis, Qtn'l Passenger
and Ticket Agent C. B. & Q R. R.,
In n school of oratory the voung idea
is not only taught how to chute, hut l
how to spout.
Hold it to the Light.
The man who tells von confiden
tially just what will core your cold is
prescribing Kemp's Balsam this vear. In
the preparation of this remarkable medi
cine for coughs and colds no expense is
spared to combine onlv the best and
purest ingredients. Hold a bottle r.f
Kemp's Balsam to the light and look
through it; notice bright clear look:
then compare with other remedies. Price
50c and ti
ll is presumed that when a sDirit trets
to the point of disregarding the summons
of the medium it doesn't care "a ran
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To Nervous Debilitated Man.
If you will send me your address we
will mail you our illustrated Daranhlet
explaining all about Dr. Dye's celebrated
electro voltaic lielt and annlia nees and
their charming effects upon the nervous
debilitated system, and how they will
quickly restore yon to vigor, manhood
and health. Pamphlet free. If von are
thus afflicted, we will send vou a belt and
appliances on a trial.
Voltaic Belt Co., Marshall, Mich.
It is an anomalous fact that wooden
heads do not produce the thoughts that
The breath of a chronic catarrh pa
tient is often so offensive that he becomes
an oLjcct of disgust. After a time ulcer
ation seta in, the spongy bones are at
tacked and frequently entirely destroyed.
A constant source of discomfort is the
dripping of the purulent secretions into
the throat, sometimes producing inveter
ate bronchitis, which in its turn has been
the ezciting cause of pulmonary disease.
The brilliant results which have attended
its use for years past properly designate
Ely's Cream Balm as by tar the best and
It is hoped that Stanley will find mar
ried life much easier than he did Emin
ADVICE TO MOTHERS.
Are you disturbed at night and broken
of your rest by a sick child suffering and
crying with pain of cutting teeth t If so,
end at once and get a bottle of Mrs.
Winslow's Soothing 8yrup for children
teething. Its value is incalculable,
It will relieve the poor little sufferer im
mediately. Depend upon it mothers,
there is no mistake about it. It cures
dysentery, diarrhoea, regulates the 6 torn
ach and bowels, cures wind colic, soft
ens Jhe 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 of
the oldest and best female nurses and phy
sicians in the United States, and is foi
sale by all druggists throughout the
world. Price 25 cents per bottle.
How is Your Blood?
I had a malignant breaking out on my
leg below the knee, and was cured sours,
and well with two and a half bottles oJ
8. S. 8. Other blood medicines bad fail
ed to do me any good.
Will C. Beaty, Yorkvffle, S. C.
I was troubled from childhood with
an aggravated case of Tetter, and three
bottles of 8. 8. S. cured me perma
nently. Wallace Mann,
Mannvillc, I. T.
Our oook on Blood and Skin Diseases
Swift Specific Co., Atlanta, Ga.
Will be under tie personal auperviaion oi
H. L. LEL.HND. and will be open for the
reception of croeats. June first in each m.
Visitors will find
first class in all of ita appointments, being
well supplied with fraa, hot and cold water
bathe, electric bells and all modern im
provements, steam laundry, billiard hall a,
bowling' alley, etc, and positively free from
annoyanoe by mosquitoes.
Ifarand Trip Excursion Tfcfreta
will be placed on sale at the commencement
of the tourist season by the Burlinarton,
Cedar Kapida & Northern Railway and all
sonnecting- lines, at low rates, to the following-
points in Zowa and Minnesota : Spirit
Lake, Iowa: Albert Lea, Waterville, Minn
eapolis, St. Panl- Lake Minnetonka White
Bear Lake and Duluth, Minnesota ; Cleat
Lake, Iowa; Lake Superior pointa; Yellow
stone Park and points in Colorado.
Write for "A. Midsummer Par
adiae" to tbe Oeneral Ticket and Paas
erurer Agent, Cednr Rapkls, Iowa, and for
Hotel Rates to 11. L. l.KI.AND. Spirit
C. J. IVES, J. E. HANNEGaN,
ires. aa4 Aral Sua. ta'l Tlskst sa4 ri
BOLD M2DAL, PARIS, is-
W. ItAKEBA CO.'B
1 bowfrw rwr? and
it is moluMf.
UfaM in Its iirrfkanatnn. It ho
ri thrm fi m rW menjerf v!
-. uiixrtl wan Start-h, Jrmrmai
or 8uf, and i tlrm-forr fur mm
f-otMUi.rrol, cuaffn? fra thmn enm mat
m enp. U dtc tout, n4irik.hiiu',
tpniyihonttiK, turn it Im.rsTKi.
BBtl aulaiinhl aJaiitrtl fr invmuUa
Bt wrLl m tur prmmi in hrmtth.
Hold by (Irorfni ovr Im-i-v
W. BAKER & CO. Dorchester. Has
100 Ladies Waned,
Afcd 100 men to call on any druggist for
free trial package of Lane s Family
Medicine, the great root and herb reme
dy, discovered by Dr. Silas Lane while in
the Rocky mountains. For diseases of
the blood, liver and kidneys it is a posi
tive cure. For constipation and clearing
up the complexion it does wonders. It
the best spring medicine known.
Large size package 50 cents. At all
Come to think of it, how can you ex
pect tbe poor to be contented when the
rich never are?
In the pursuit of the gooa things of
lhis 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 far exceed
ill claims. It cures dyspepsia, and all
jtomach, liver, kidney and bladder
troubles. It is a perfect tonic, appetizer,
blood purifier, a sure cure for ague and
malarial diseases. Price, 50 cents, of
A new play for next season is called
"Tbe Oath." Without much doubt the
hero is a teamster.
tlfC.Tl.ie MIT AN! SUtKHSOn
Suslik, Hmlc for thla pelbc ps.
m.. iv inn ,nflf, BIM, AMU.
PASTS. mUtrtSS lh tM HKALTM mm VlhilMIH M KTIEUTni.
Clcrta rwrval rH Isuasll;. or mt lorteit .s.u ,a cssa.
sn.i sss ni,im i vmftMr (a. a4 as. WsrM sum rs
wwlly l'r 10 thr SMSthK. Seslrd isnrhlH Kits.
aABSEH ELECTRIC CO.. iaUHaU.ai., CHICABS.1U.
Who of us are wiinout trouble be tbey
small or large? Tbe blessings of health
are best appreciated when we are sich
and in pain. A hacking cough, a severk
cold, or any throat or lung disease are
very troublesome; hut all of these may be
quickly and permanently cured by Dr.
Bigelow'B Cure. Safe and pleasant for
children. Price 50 cents. -
It isn't always tbe prettiest girl who
wears the neatest bathing or tennis suit
It requires no self denial for a pawn
broker to keep the pledge. .
If tbe love of money be tbe root of all
evil, a love of a Saratoga trunk ia the
tree itself. '
Law abiding dogs wear mutzlin' now.
HOMES AND LIVES-
By nslng A. F. Schmld's, the pioneer tesl
dent Lightning Rod dealers celebrated
which he keeps constantly on hand. Any Job, co
matter how complicated, done In tbe moat
scientific manner. Competition in
' prices and quality defied .
"A. F. SCHMIDT.
No. B21 Twentieth bu. Ruck laiand.
13 Ft- SANDEN'S
me on a- -x w -. c-
bom. Car. ) Srarrslh Bsski
MS, I I
Paris Exposition, 1889:
3 Grand Prizes 5 Gold Medals.
PUREST, HEALTHIEST, BEST.
; Ask for Yellow Wrapper.
For Sate Evennrhr.
UaJCM MBIISt, MIPS tHt, I It Till
to amy plant iu tbs (JdiukI aXAtM. Also, Baby
aaaiMta, Bteyctat, eMlataet and (Hrta Tncya.
sca. unc or aora at wtoat4j prtc atml
C a IV 6 tract from L. U. tvataatw f
torj, 1 Mutton Cbtcaj-o. $1 to
aamd. few tc. trump far mt aattv
liana Tha far at fsa-trww la fca aMsrlsV
Oat avary aMakarua ftm can mmd oaaipara wit oort har oriwr
tot; ywm ara at ahitir4 ta bvy at fctiai and aaf teUt prae for
ttaatl, wrra aataa. witl tt.ak aad Utai U artWr. F
am plat of aplvtetirtf fMatlsaa. aattd it? . ttwupB.
sera, on arrl CASH orders durina our SO
DAV8 SPKCtAL rRrCK &A1.C
-BUY PARLOR GOODS-
While we are Selling Cheap
AND HAVE A LARGE ASSORTMENT.
W. S. HOLBROOK,
No. 103, 105 and 107 East Second St.,
UNACQUAINTED WITH THE GEOGRAPHY OP THE COUHTST. WILL OBTATJI
MUCH VALUABLE DTFORHATIOlf FBOM A STUDY OF THIS MAP OF
. av"--IVViJAi2 cStC V rlm r-
THE CHICAGO, ROCK ISLAND & PACIFIC RAILWAY,
Includine tnaln lines, branches and extensions East and West of tha
Missouri River. The Direct Route to and from Chicago. Joliet, Ottawa.
Peoria, La Salle, MoUne, Bock Island, in ILLINOIS Davenport. Muscatine.
Ottumwa, OskaJoosa, Des Moines, Winterset, Audubon, Harlan, and Council
Bluffs, in IOWA Minneapolis and St. Paul, in MINNESOTA Water-town
f?&P)SrFlB' ln J?AKOTA-Cameron, St Joseph, and Kansas City, in
MISSOURI Omaha, Fairbury. and Nelson, in NEBRASKA Hot-ton. Torika.
Hutchinson, Wichita, BeUevlile, Abilene, Caldwell, in KANSAS Pond
Creek, Kinjrflsher, Fort Reno, in the INDIAN TERRITORY and Colorado
Spring-s, Denver, Pueblo, in COLORADO. FREE ReoUniryr Chair Cars to
and from Chicago, Caldwell, Hutchinson, and Dodgv City, and Palace Sleep
ing? Cars between Chicago, Wichita, and Hutchinson. Traverses new and
vast areas of rich farming and grazing lands, affording tbe best facilities
or intercommunication to all towns and cities east and west, northwest
and southwest of Cnicago, and Pacific and transoceanic Seaports.
MAGNIFICENT VESTIBULE EXPRESS TRAINS.
Leading all competitors in splendor of equipment, cool, well ventilated, and
free from dust. Through Coaches, Pullman Sleepers, PRES Reclining
Chair Cars, and (east of Missouri Riverl Dining Cars Daily between Chicago.
Des Moines, Council Bluffs, and Omaha, with Free Reclining Chair Car 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 nours) west of Missouri River.
California Excursions daily, with CHOICB OP ROUTES to and from Salt
Lake. Ogden, Portland, Los Angeles, and San Francisco. The DIRECT
LINE to and from Pike's Peak, Manitou, Oarden of the Gods, tha 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 Cnair Cars (FREE) to and from those points and
Kansas City. Through Chair Car and Sleeper between Peoria, Spirit Lake,
and Sioux Falls, via Rock laiand. Tbe Favorite Line to Pipestone, Water
town, Sioux Falls, and the Summer Resorts and Hunting and Fiahinjr
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, KtZnun City, Minneapolis, and St. Paul.
For Tickets, Maps, Folders, or desired information, apply to any Ticket
Office in the United SLUi or Cajuuta, or address
E. ST. JOHN.
CHICAGO. ILXs, Oeal Ticket ft Fast Afafc
THE MOLINE WAGON.
Manulacturers ol FARM, SPRING and FREIGHT WAGONS
A full and complete line of PLATFORM and other Spring Wagons, especially adapted to tha
Westers trade. of superior workmanship and Bnish. Illustrated Price List frea OB
application. See the MOUSE WAGON before purchasing.
C. J. W. SCHREINER,
-Contractor and. Builder-
Plans and specifications famished on all classes of work. Also agent of Willer's Patent In
side Sliding Blinds, som thing new, stylish aad desirable.
ROCK ISLAND. ILL.
B. F. DeGEAB,
Contractor and. Builder,
Office and Shop Corner Seventeenth Bt. ' . T? rnlr Tclonrl
and Seventh. Avenue, 1 JVOCK .lSianO.
(VAll kinds of Aruatic work specialtv. Plana and eatimates for all kinds of kaQdlngs
raiaiaaed OB appiicaUoa.
. (Successor to Ofalwailsr Bpilger) -
Contractor and Builder,
, Shop Third avenue, between 10th and 11th street,
(Fred Koch's old stand.)
(j-All kinds of Carpenter work and repairing done. Satisfaction guaranteed .
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