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VOL XXXVIII. NO. 263
ROCK ISLAND, TUESDAY, AUGUST 26, 1890.
PRICE FIVE CENTS.
Ycj! Grand?, taapldier andouT my priynerhcre
ik I'm not goirjo; rohurtyoiL, soyou md ve no fear '
Jojt sit &rid feke it ejy.youajre not jewed I hope '
Only you nt surrender, to ' r '
General Santa Claus Soar
MADE ONLY BY
CilAS V VERBURV. Manager.
Successor to A damson & Ruick,
Shop Nineteenth St., bet.
General Jobbing and Repairing promptly done.
I-Sf.Sf eond Hand Machinery bought, sold and repaired.
New Ek1 Street Grocer7
CEO. E. BROWNER,
(Successor to Danquard & Browner)
F LOUR AJSTD FEED
Family Groceries and Provisions,
II f sol irit a share of the trade and will make prices as lo w
as tii- lowest. Telephone connections!
GIVE THE NEW STORE A TRIAL.
F. L. BILLS,
No. 326 Brady Street, Davenport,
HAS A CHOICE SELECTION OF
i'.i- ilelivereil to U parte the three cities free
K. C. HOPPE,
No 1808 Second avenue.
SEIVERS & ANDERSON,
Contractors and Builders,
ALL KINDS OF OARPBNTEB "WORK DONI
rW(ienerdl Jobbing done on thort notice and
Otfi. e and Shop 1412 Fourth Avenue,
J. 3VL CHBISTT,
Steam Cracker Bakery,
HAHUFACTU&XB 07 CBAOURB AHD BMCU1M.
Ask jour Grocer for them. , They are beat
cr-SpeclaltlB; The Christj "OTSTIB" and the Chrtoty "WAWB-" .
...... ROCK ISLAND, ILL.
. Proprietor of Brady Street
a ii wt. A TTr virtwauA
The largest in Iowa.
it -... i
AND GAS FITTER.
AND DEALER IN
Wrought and Cast Iron and Lead Jip
Hose, Packing, Sewer and Drain Tile.
Steam and Gas Fixtures.
C3"Best work at (air prices. Estimates furnished.
Office and shop 219 18th St. Telephone 1183.
Rock Island, 111.
"Pnnlr Tcslnnrl Til.
" ' -
First and Second. A venue,
Rook Island, III.
COMPLETE IN ALL
For Catalogues Address
J. O. DUNCAN,
. Davenport, Iowa.
ROCK ISLAND, ILL.
MnatAhtlV on lAIiL
. . DATIIWK. IOWA.
From n-.in-r f.-.r Congln, Cold's Sore
Throat ami lucipicnt I.u-.ig T.oublcs
- It is pleasant toihe t.istc and will
the most oltstinate cold. Prepared t.y
fold by all driK;t;ist9 at 25 ceuU jei
bottle. Insist on having it.
For Horses, Cattle, Sheep, Dors, logs,
300 Pare Book an Treatment of Animals
a ad Chart fn-ni Free.
A.A.i Hpiniil Meainsiiia, Milk Kfvrr.
JrJf"J;,r" LameneaH. KheaanatiHm.
. .IMai, ,,M.r, t,UHal iHwharKea.
!?' i: Worm.
V?"" Heaves, Pneumonia.
S'Ja""!.1" " "P-. Hollyacne.
I, rriae. tl pnitrrkum.
II. tl.l rii.ary nod Kidney llieaaea.
Vk"" .p,"re Iiwo. Manire.
J.K ihiwiiwft ol JiKeiioN, i'aralrsla.
Buurle Bottle KtrprSOdraral, . iBO
Stable 'ar, wfth Spoclft.fi, MnnnaL
VfU.rlna.-y?ureOllii, McdkU)r. Sr. OA
Jar Veterinary Care Oil. - 1.00
.J?rt 12 5lPr,BB,..,": OTeM Prepaid anywhere
and In an quantity on Receipt ot Price.
Humphreys' Wedirina Co., 109 Pulton St., W. V.
i SPECIFIC No.fiH
Inaaeayo ra. The only mjcoaorfnl remedy lor
Nervous 3eb htV. Vital Weakness.
and ProHtrati in, from orer-work or mhnr cuhml
POTTwLjw 6 Tialsand Ixrpo tisI pnwlr, for
buubv Db amtiKTB. or-nipnxtiHl on racintuf
THE 1 KAYELEKS' UIDE.
piUIOaOO, KfHK ISLAND PAt'lriC KAIL-
"r wiii runicr r inn ivuuue and TnirtT
flrft otrcct. C. U Skellon, ui'rnt.
Ooiincii Bluff 4 Miuue-1 , .. ...
U Da? Kxpn sf. f :M ra.1:''5 am
Kaiifas fitr Duv Eidimm'
itakHlmnik Ktnrpu . .
d:mi am ii :m pm
8:87 pin li:05 pm
T :45 pm T:im
Council BIiiiIb t Miuneno-t
Council hlu il. A Oinaba I
Liniitert Vex ilmlc Ex.. f
KanHAfi fir I.intiroil
13:21 am 3:05 am
ti ll pra! M:S0 am
II :4 pm, 3:MI am
Denver Wwtib ilc Expreii
tGoing weit" t"i'iK t. Dniiy.
JUKUNUTKN Roll I E- C, R. UAIL-
way Depot First avenue anil Sixteulb M.
J. Youngt aitpnt.
i.ttva I RBIV.
6 .45 am ' ti '4C am
7-4i pm 7:15 pin
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St. Louiit Kxpreee
St. Lout Bxpree
Su Panl Exprtee
cardntwn retigcr ..
Way Preti'ht (Monmouth).
War Freieht t Sterling).
CQICAOO. HIILWAUKEE ST. PAUL KAIL
way Racine & Southwestern Division De
pot Twentifth street, between Flint and Second
avenue, E. D. Holmes, aucnt.
1) mi pm
1 1 :J5 am
B :10 pm
Mali and xpin--
St. Paul Expr
I't. A Accon.m idati n ..
Wt. Aeon:t lodatiim..
3 : 1 pni
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7 38 air
ROCK INLAND Jt FEURIA RAILWAY DE
pot First aveutie and Twentieth atreet. F.
H. Rockwell, Airent.
"8:l8"am " 7::io'pm
W in am! H:t pm
4 00 pm! :0h am
Fast Hall Express
Cable Accomn oiiation.
MOST DIRECT ROUTE TO THE
East anc South East.
I OOINO WBST.
b 17 pm
4. Ill pm
8 15 am
o la tm
IO 97 im
ar.. Orion., lv
19 48 pm
St. Louis. Mo
. liOaisville .
10 50 mi
10 Oil am
8 45 am
6 05 nm
Passenger Mains arrive and depart from Cnion
Accommoda ion train leaves Rock Island 8:15
p. m. arrives f t Peoria S :30 a. ra. Leaves Peoria
7:18 p. m. arrives at Rock Island 1 :06 a. m.
I. HI am
11 OH am
Lv. Rock Islai.d.
AC'-oiu. i M'l&Ac,
6.10 am 12 50 pm
7.10 ami 1.45 pm
8.05 ami a.QU pm
Ar. Reynolds ....
" Bock Isla id..
Chair car on Past Express between Rock Island
and Peoria In mth directions.
H. B. 8UDLOW, - B. BTOCKHOTJSK.
Superimendent. Uen'l Tkt. Agent.
PAST MAIL TRAIN with Electric lighted end
Bteam heaud Veatibnled trains between Chi
cago, Milwaukee, St. Panl and Minneapolis.
TRAN-CONTrNKNTAL RO0TB with Elec'ric
lighted and Steam heated Vestibnled trains be
tween Chic go and Council Bluffs, Omaha or
St. Panl ant. the Pacific Coast.
GREAT NATIONAL ROUTE between Chicago
Kansas Cit) and SU Joseph, Mo.
5700 MILE OP ROAD reaching all principal
points In Illinois, Wisconsin. Minnesota. Iowa.
Missouri, 8. mth Dakota and North Dakota.
For maps, time tables, rates of passage and
f reiifht, etc., i.pply to the nearest station agent
of lb Chicago. Milwaukee & St. Panl Railway, or
to any railrua 1 aaent any where tn the world.
ROSWELL ILLER, A. V. H. CARPENTER.
General I lanagor. Gen'l Pass. T. Agt.
lsT"For inf rmatlon In reference to Lands and
Towns owned by by the Chicago. Milwaukee A
St. Paul Railway Company, write to H. . Han
gen. Land oat amissioner Milwankee. Wiaconsia.
HKTJK SKY alTOCK. No pravtous expa
rtence itqolred. Write for terma. .
BalAfi fc CO., laalaaiaao, Mlea.
v Economy Is Wealth.
Poet You declined my poem "A IIo-
DoKen idyl" a while ago.
Poet And then I sent it to The Woet
ly Hucklelierry, and they paid for it and
Poet And then you copied it into
your paper without giving any credit
Poet Well, I suppose you think you
Editor Yes. Munsey's Weekly.
V-listr J nlins!
Callmun I'm list-nin.
Woliwtrr Jest h't ine pnll yi-r dnwii
where it's wjinm-r an' more comrtahle.
(Soothingly and iiisiimatingly) Good
doggie ft m si 1 f J ndge.
At It AkuDi
"llt'llo!"' exflitiiiifd Mr. Clmgwater
looking over the morning p;.pcr, "Lore's
another traijedyinjiigh life."
"What is i t.y" eagerly iiiipiired the
other memUr of the Ciugwater fam
"Giraile in Van Hiimhug's cjrciifi
broke his neck ly ;'ttiii it tangled in a
telegraph wi if you throw that saucer
at me, Mrs. Chugwater, I'll plaster your
face all over with this mashed potato!"
lie l'.i'cun l'Hiiiiiug ARHin.
IlerlN i t's father was fanning him last
night, and when he t 'nought the child
was asleep he quietly Ktopied. In a
minute or two the Ixiy ojK'iiel his eVes
and looked at his father.
"Papa," he said, "faiuiin' is somethiJi'
that makes you feel warmer when you
don't get any of it, ain't it?"
The father started the fan again.
"Jones prides hiruself upon his learn
ing." "So I helieve."
"Does he know Latin?"
"Know Latin! I should say so. Why,
man, when ho writes to the paiiors he
signs himself Tro Bono Puhlico." Bos
I'Mtl tO It.
Merchant But iK-fore I employ yon,
sir, I must inform you, in all fairness,
that this work will bo very confining.
My private secretary must lie a man who
can stand long hours and hard work in
the office. Do you think you can stand it?
Applicant I guess so.
Where was your previous situation?"
"Stale's prison." Lawrence Ameri
An Kronomiral Wife.
"I want an egg plant." said she to the
"I'm sorry; hut I haven't one in the
store just now."
"Well, I must get one somewhere and
raise my own esps, for I'm resolved not
to pay Ruch high prices for them."
New York Sun.
Hand to Mouth.
SuaggR Hello, Baggs! Haven't seen
yon for years. How are yon living now?
Bagfjs Oh, hand to mouth.
Smiggs Yon don't say so! By Jove, I
wouldn't have thought it.
Bairtrs Whv not? Can't n mun Im, n
dentist and lie respectable? Burlington
Should Have Silld So at First.
"Look here," said tho hungry guest at
a summer resort hotel, "I wanted that
steak and coff'.-e some time today not
"Yoh iidu" sav dat when yoh jrive de
ohdah. sh." replied tho waiter in tones
of great lefurenoe. Washington Post.
Why Ho Wore, Them.
Cholly Fweddy, old lmy, what are
yon weuring those big spectacles for?
Fweddy Because; all the snolis, don't
y' know, weah a single eyeglawss. I
weuh these lahge jectacles to let 'em
know I'm not a doosid snob, bah Jove!
Cause f-r Sadness.
" What's the matter? ' You ,'ook so
"My uncle's couditiou tronble me."
"Why, I saw him a little while asro.
and lie seemed to enjoy jierfect health."
"Tuut is exactly what troubles me!"
Texas Sif tings.
The Land of Liberty.
Excited Citizen Officer! Officer! A
man has just jumped off of that pier.
Policeman (who can't swim) Well,
there ain't no law agi'n bathin' with
clothes on, is there? Life.
The Keal Illftioulty.
Jagway What's the use of rmviiur 4U0
or fSO for a suit? I got this for ijiJO.
Travers 1 es. but vou had to nav cash
for it. Clothier and Furnisher.
Not Slow to Anger.
"It seems to me the telephone wires
get crossed pretty often!"
".Not so often as the telephone girls."
"How high are the White Mountains?"
"They vary. From $3 to $15 a day."
-Mew York Herald.
Tba Great Banafic
Which people in run down state of health
derive from Hood's Sarsap&rilla, conclu
sively proves that this medicine "mattes
the weak strong." It does not act like a
stimulant, imparting fictitious strength,
but Hood's Sarsaparilla builds up in a
perfectly natural way all the weakened
Darts, purifies the blond, and assists to
healthy action those important organs,
the kidney and liver.
"It's very kind of you. old fellow, to
come down to see me off." "Not at all,
Bolus, I'm only too glad to do it." -
A Tale of Friendship
BilliHa and Herznorth wera old
bachelor friends. Reared together they
had gone into business as partners and
each gained a considerable fortune
Now in their old days they made wills
in each other s favor.
"If you survive me," said Billings, "I
will rest happier in my grave knowing
you were enjoying my hard earned dol
lars." "Just the sentiment I was goin to ex
press," answered Herznorth enthusi
astically; so they shook hands.
Whatever may have been the reason.
ju a week or two IIer:.north mysterious
ly disappeared. Whrrt was particularly
strange about it was he had left no
word with Billings. Tho latter, natural
ly alarmed, started tho police on a course
of investigation. Their best efforts
however, failed to discover any tidings
f the missing man.
"I think it might lo advisable to ad
vertise," Bid the chief detective when
Billings called. "It can't do harm and
might do good, particularly if yon offered
"Certainly; that's just the thing
Draw up a poster off-ring $100 reward
if my dear tnend Herznorth is returned
"At tho name time," suggested the
chief, "yon must consider the possibility
that something has happened to him,
and that ho irmy be d "ad. Consequently,
something bearing on that should also
be pnt in the poster."
"Of course," was Billings' immediate
reply. "Nothing is too much for me to
do for my oldest, dearest friend. Write,
'$100 rf he is found alive, and fi.OOO re-
waru to the man that brings him back
dead.' "Philadelphia Times.
A Woman's Ducavcry.
"Another wonderful discovery has
been made, and that, too. by a lady in
this country. Disease fastened its
clulclies upon her and for seven years she
withstood its severest tests, but her vital
orgfins were undermined and death
seemed imminent. For three months she
coughed incessfinlly and could not sleep.
Sufi bought of us a bottle of Dr. King's
New Discovery for consumption and was
so much relieved on taking the fitst dose
that she slept all night, and with one
bottle has been miraculously cured. Her
name is Mre. Luther Lutz." Thus write
W. C. Hamrick & Co., of Shelby, N. C.
Get a free bottle at Hurts & Bahnsen'
This remedy is becoming so well known
and so popular as to need no special men
linn. .All who have used Electric Bitters
sing the same song of praise. A purer
medicine does not exist and it is guaran
teed to do all that is clnimed. Eli-ctric
Bitters will cure all diseases of the liver
and kidneys, will remove pimples, lioils.
salt rheum and other affections caused bv
impure Mood. Will drive Malaria from
the system and prevent as well as cure
all Malarial fevers. For cure of head
ache, constipation and indigestion try
Electric Bitters Entire satisfaction guar
anteed, or money refunded. Price 50
cents and $1.00 per botlle at Hrtz &
uauDsen s drug store.
bucbxen'b arnica salve.
The best salve in the world for cuts,
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. Ii
'is guaranteed to give perfect satisfaction
or money refunded. Price 25 cents per
box. For sale bv Harts & Bahnsen.
Sunday school teacher (in Kentucky:
Johnny, bow did the forbidden fruit
cause the fall of man? Johnny: They
rrnide it inter brand v.
AUV1UK TO atOTrlKKd
Are you disturbed at nitrht and brokn
of your rest by a sick chiid suffering ani
crying with pain of cutting teeth T If so,
send at once and get a bottle of Mrs
Winslow's Soothing Syrup for childrcr
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 curet
dysentery, diarrhoea, regulates the stom
ach and bowels, cures wind colic, soft
ens the gums, reduces inflammation, and
gives tone and energy to the whole sys
tem. Mrs. Winslow's Soothing Syruj
for Children Teething is pleasant to' th
taste, and is the prescription of one ol
the oldest and best female nurses and phy
sicians in the United States, and is foi
saic by all druggists throughout the
orld. Pric 25 cents per bottle.
"How much is that canary?" "Ten
dollars." "Very well; I'll take it. Send
me the bill." "We cannot send the bill
without the rest of the bird."
100 Ladies Waned.
And 100 men to call on any druggist for
a 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 posK
tive cure. For constipation and clearing
up the complexioq it does wonders. It
is the best spring medicine known.
Large size package 50 cents. At all
A South Orange man calls his dog
Waterhurv because he is a watch dog and
coat only f 5.
The usual treatment of catarrh is very
unsatisfactory, as thousands of despairing
patients can testify. A trustworthy med
ical writer says: "Proper treatment is
positively necessary to success, but most
of the remedies in general use by physi
cians afford but temporary benefit. A
cure cannot be expected from snuffs,
powders, douches and washes." Ely's
Cream Balm is a remedy which combines
the important requisites of quick Action,
specific curative power with perfect safe
ty and pleasantness to the patient.
"I'm working pro bono publico."
"Which translated means?" "For a pub
lic bonus "
Who ot us are wiinout trouble be tbey
small or large? The blessings of health
are best appreciated when we are sich
and in pain. A hacking cough, a aeverk
cold, or any throat or lung disease are
very troublesome; but all ot these may be
qttickly and permanently cured by Dr.
Bigelow'a Cure. Safe and pleasant for
children. Pric 50 rent. "
"Are the winters warm in Arkansas V
"I'm not sure, but they always have Hot
The rosy freshness, and a velvet y soft
ness of the skin ie variably obtained by
those who use Pozzoni's Complexion
One of the most effective social re-
straints that were ever thrown around a
boy is the old fashioned twisted cowhide
painted blue. -
A troublesome akin ftiopann
I caused me to scratch for ten
months, and hns heen cured btr
a lew days use of S. 8. 8.
M. II. Wolff,
Upper Marlboro, Md.
I was cured several vears are of
white swelling in riy leg by the use of
S. S. S.. and have bail no symptoms of
any return of the disease. Many prom
inent physicians attended me and all
fuiled, but S 8. S. did the work.
Taul W. Kirkpatrick,
Johnson City, Ten.
Treatise on Blood Skin Disease
Swift Specific Co.,
Will bo trader the personal supervision of
H. L. LELHND, and will be open for the
reception of trues La, June first in each year.
Visitors will find
is first class in all of its appointments, being
well supplied with eras, hot and cold water
baths, electric bells and all modern im
provements, steam laundry, billiard halls,
bow lingr alley, etc., and positively free from
annoyance by mosquitoes.
IOTind tfrip Excursion ficets
will be placed on sale at the commencement
of tho tourist season by the Burlington,
Cedar Rapids & Northern Railway and all
c-onnectinir lines, at low rates, to the follow
inff points in Iowa and Minnesota: Spirit
Lake, Iowa; Albert Lea, W aterv llle, Minn
eapolis, St. Paul, Lake Minnctonka, White
Bear Lake and Duluth, Minnesota ; Cleat
Lake, Iowa; Lake Superior points: Yellow
stone Park and points in Colorado.
write lor x MManrmner Par
radish " to the Oeneral Ticket and Paaa
cntrer Apt? nt, OdRr Rapids. Iowa, and tor
Hotel Rates to H. I LliLANU, Spirit
C. J. IVES. J. E. HANNEGAN,
A. D. HUESING,
Represents, anions other Imc-tried and well-
known Pire InsuranceCompanic-s he following:
Royal Insurance Company, of Enulan'1.
Wesrhostr Kire Ins. t'pmpany of N . Y.
Buffalo Gi-rman Ins Co., litiflalo. N. Y.
Rocliestrr tierman Ins Co., Rochester, N. T.
Cititrns Ins. Co.. of Pittsburgh, Pa.
Sim Kire office. Imilon.
Vnion Ins. Co., of California.
Secnrity Ins. Ci.. New H iven. Conn.
Milwaukee Mechanics Ins. Co.. Milwankee, Wis
Urrman Kire Ins. t;oof Peoria, 111.
OfBce Cor. ISth St., and Second Ave.
ROCK ISLAND. ILL.
GOLD MEDAL, PAR13. Itr
TJ.YlvEK & CO.'S
It al'tplutr'tl PHM f
II tl HH-lHr.
arr ui in lit trrparttRm. Ii htu
frrr fjUrat thrrt h v. the Hi tgfk of
t wroj fiiixtl will, Mavrrh. AmjWTtaf
or 8ujr, btmI l tlMTv-TntT far tnor
eiMtlKMiitral, cuaVm ! than ort
rxp. It ii ttf-twiouft, tv-ttjrifthiiijr,,
amipTh-ui?c AHU T Olir!TCT,
' anil S'liiiirbltir iatrtcd fr lYivaudt
meii loriWMtup in lW-aHh.
SoM hy CriMTn vrriirhrt.
W. BAKER & CO- Dorchester. Masi
-HOMES AND LIVES-
Py using A. P. Srhraid'a, the pioneer test
dent Lightning Rod dealers celebrated
-hlch he keeps constantly on hand. Any job, r.o
matter how complicated, done In the moat
scientific manner. Competition In
prices and quality detied.
A. F. SCHMIDT,
No. 821 Twentieth hi.. Rock Island,
Paris Exposition 1S80 :
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Inr: yvu arc m Uad l' buy at nosma ant. pay bli ynrnfmr
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While we are
AND HAVE A LARGE ASSORTMENT.
W. S. HOLBROOK,
No. 103, 105 and 107 East Second St.,
tTNAOQUAINTED WITH THE GEOORAPHT OF THE COUNTRY. WILL OBTAIN
MUCH VALUABLE nJFORMATIOIf TROM A STUDT OF THIS MAP OF
THE CHICAGO, ROCK ISUKD & PACIFIC RAILWAY,
Including- main lines, branches and extensions East and West of the
Missouri River. The Direct Route) to and from Chicac-o, Joliet, Ottawa,
Peoria, La Salle, Molisn, Rock: Island, in ILLINOIS Davenport, Muscatine,
Ottumwa, Oskaiooaa, Dee Moines, Wintereet, Audubon. Harlan, and Council
Bluffs, in IOWA Minneapolis and St. Paul, in MINNESOTA Watertown
and Sioux Falls, in DAKOTA Cameron, St. Josph, and Kansas City, in
MISSOURI Omaha, Pairbury, and Nelson, in NEBRASKA Horton, Topt,k,
Hutchinson, Wichita, BelleviUe, Abilene, Caldwell, in KANSAS Pond
Creek, Kingnsber. Port Reno, in the INDIAN TERRITORY and Colorado
Sprintrs, Denver, Pueblo, in COLORADO. FREE Reclininfr Chair Cars to
and from Chicago, Caldwell, Hutchinson, and Dodge City, and Palace Sleep,
ing Cars between Chicago, Wichita, and Hutchinson. Traverses new and
vast areas of rich funning and grazing lands, affording the best facilities
of intercommunication to all towns and cities east and west, northwest
and southwest of Chicago, and Pacific and transoceanic Seaports.
MAGNIFICENT VESTIBULE EXPRESS TRAINS.
Leading all competitors in splendor of equipment, cool, well ventilated , and
free from dust. Through Coaches, Pullman Sleepers, FREB Reclining
Chair Cars, and (east of Missouri Riven Dining Cars Daily between Chicago.
13 es Moines, Council Blurts, 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 bourel west of Missouri River.
California Excursions daily, with CHOICE OF ROUTES to and from Salt
Lake. Ogden, Portland, Los Angeles, and San Francisco. The DIRECT
LINE: to and from Pike's Peak, Manitou, Garden of the Gods, the Sanitari
ums, and Scenic Grandeurs of Colorado.
VIA THE ALBERT LEA ROUTE,
Solid Express Trains daily between Chicago and Minneapolis and St. Paul,
with THROUGH Reclining Chair Cars iFRKE) to and from those points and
Kansas City. Through Chair Car and Sleeper between Peoria, Spirit Lake,
and Sioux Falls, via Rock: Island. The Favorite Line to Pipestone, Water
town, Sioux Falls, and the Summer Resorts and Hunting and Pishing
Grounds of the Northwest.
THE SHORT LINE VIA SENECA AND KANKAKEE offers facilities to
travel between Cincinnati, Indianapolis, Lafayette, and Council Bluffs, St.
Joseph, Atchison, Leavenworth, Kansas City, Minneapolis, and St. Paul.
For Tickets, Maps, Polders, or desired information, apply to any Ticket
Office In the United States or Canada, or addreas
E. ST. JOHN,
THE MOLESTE WAGON.
Majiulacturers ol FARM, SPRING and FREIGHT WAGONS
,!A full and complete line of PLATFORM and other Spring Watfons, especially adapted to tha
Western trade, of superior workmanship and finish Illustrated Prica List free on
application. 8ee the M0L1NK WAGON before purchasing.
C. J. W. SCHRELNER,
-Contractor and Onildcr-
Plana and specifications famished on all classes of work. Also a?ent of Willer'a Patent In
side Sliding Blinds, something new. stylish and desirable.
ROCK ISLAND, ILL.
B. F. DeGEAR,
Contractor arid Builder,
Office and Shop Corner Seventeenth BL . . T? rrr T.1and
and Seventh. Avenue. : .IvOCK ISiana.
tVAll kinds of Artistic work a specialty. Plans and estimates for all kinds of boUdlngB
furnished on application.
(Successor to Ohlwailer A Bpilgcr)
Contractor and Bnildcr,
Shop Third avenue, between 10th and 11th streets,
(Fred Eoch'i old stand.) .
ajj-AJl kinds of Carpenter work and repairing done. Satisfaction guaranteed.
C1IICAQO. ILl Oenl Ticket A Pass. Agent.