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THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS, THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 4. 1890.
JAHNS & BERTELSEN,
Copper, Tin and Sheet Iron Wort-
PLUMBING, GAS AND
And House Furnishing Goods.
I srsteamboat and Distillery Work a'Specialty.
1613 SECOND AVENUE,
School Opened Monday,
O DID THE FAIR ON
Single D Slates only 2c
- " " " 4c
" " ' " 5c
' " ' " 6c
Single Slates one-half the above prices
The largest Pencil Tablet in America for
Rubber tipped Lead Pencils 8a a dozen.
A good L'ad Pencil 5c a dozen. School
Crime at d see our Lunch Baskets.
1725 SECOND AVENUE,
Next door to Crampton'fl Bookstore, (up stairs )
Ta- public I rnrdlally invited to Inspect our new Gallery, the finest Wi'rt of Chicago
without any exception. We have the only Camera in this viciulty large enough to make life
t.l Pholiyraph direct. We have the only Gallery in thia city which la Urst-Vlaiis tn all Its
upp-Miitmente. tn fact it contains more Instruments, Back Orounda, Photographic Furniture,
etc. thun all the olher Galleries in this city combined. We have a reputation of the highest
or.icr and also the ability and determination to sustain it.
"53 1 Epf:Wtlff BOO
WALL PAPER COMPANY
312, 314 X went ic tli St.,
And Posrnffi "Rlnplr. Mnlino.
FINE WALL PAPER-Kxclusive aeents
Kai torien: hirne riou. Juneway A Co., Robert S.
ork Wall Paper ;o., and Hubert Graves & Co.
SEEi C SPgOIALS -Which includes all the
buiw other di-alers
ANDERSON COUNTY SOURMASH
$2.50 Per Gallon.
KlOHlSr &d ADLER,
Removed to 219 Seventeenth Street
A Sure Cure for a Cough or Cold is
Irish Cough Syrupy
Acts quickly, is perfectly safe and never fails to cure all Lung troubles.
TRY IT. 10c 250 and 50c Bnttle8-
Medicine known for all Kidney, Long and Stomach trouble is
Thomas' Kidney and Liver Pills.
25c a Bottle Samples free.
ROCK ISLAND, ILL.
Noiseless Double Slates only 13c
or 6, 8. 9 and 11 cents.
10c. Good s'z'ul ones 8j and 5c.
B igs 5, 8 and 15c.
1703 Second Avenue.
for the following sir lareejt
Hobbs & Co., Wevine M
Art papera. Prices from 10 to 80 per cent
Druggist, Bock Island.
DUMB AS AN OYSTER.,
That Was How Mr. Gest Appeared
of Late in Congress.
Kither I'enMn't .r W.Mltfn't May
One Word to B elp Alone the Canoe
or the Workltizmen All Mls Lond
Promises Owl .die tn Kottuta-nf sa.
Badly as the eight-hour law was
framed and consequently ban as it
would have be n in practice I yet it
was infinitely worse to perrdit Mr.
Brewer to injure it further by amendment.
Of course the amendment was oaposed.
but by whomT Did our representative
have one word to say against it? Not a
word. Did he rse in his place andvpoint
out the iniquity of such an amendment
an iniquity that would practically depWve
the men of receiving one dollar? Not h
Stolid and silent he sat and let the inter
eats of the men lie vowed to look after.
take care of thet iselves.
The damaging amendment of Mr.
"That this act shall not be operative
whenever the court Bball find that such
aborer. workman or mechanic performed
such labor or service under a contract,
express or implied, and has been "paid
tneretor the amount agreed upon.
So that although the law says already
that eight hours shall constitute a day's
work, yet if 'he man is compelled to
work ten or twelve hours a day he shall
receive no additional compensation
for it, becausd when asked to la
bor the extra hours bv his em
ployer, he wi l either have to con
sent or lose the work, and when he
consents this consent shall be construed
nlo a contrail, and he will be bound
thereby. And this whether he labors
under protest or not If he consents to
the additional hours, it will be an ex
press contract; if he remain silent it will
be an implied contract. Ia either case the
the amendment, makes it a contract, and
as a conscquerce he cannot recover for
the extra tirre. Should he protest it
will not evail, because if he works under
protest the result will be the stme.
These glaring facts were before
the eyes of Mr. Qnst, and yet
he spoke not. He might at least have
asked that tbe amendment be not al
lowed, lie might have shiwn that much
interest at least in the men he was sup
posed to represent.
This course or non-action on the part
of Mr. Qest is one of the most painful
omissions of I is whole experience in con
gress. And l is legislative sins of omis
sion are m-irjy. As one member said, the
claimants can go to Washington and
spend year in and year out, from youth to
old age, upon the faith that some respect
will be paid to the decisions of a court
instituted by the government itself, but
who go away session after session disap -pointed.
. It will be so in this case under
the new act us passed by the house. It
matters lit) le whether it ever reach the
senate or not. It matters little if it ever
pass. Belter far that it should die
where it is. It was simply a sup to Cer
berus to win favor until after the elec
And this i tbe great work that "SahN
ia, who corresponds for tbe Lnwn, would
ask the peo le to believe was a herculean
task performed by Mr. Oest in behalf of
those who desire to be benefitted by the
eight-hour law. "Sahlj" will need to
pore over the statutes a little longer and
set forth the result of his lugubrious ideas
for tbe benefit of the iieople generally.
The Pilot came down.
The packet Sidney went north.
The Stillwater came from the pineries
with sixteen strings of lnfrs.
The Vene Swain made her regular
daily run to Rock Island.
The Still 'Vater and Pilot went north.
The stagi' of the water was stationary at
at2:U0 at rioou today; tbe temperature
The steaiuer St. Paul was brought out
of retirement Tuesday and placed in the
Keokuk trade in place of tbe Gem City
and will remain in the trade. during tbe
low water, the Gem City laying up for
the preseiit. The St. Paul cleared on
A new time table has gone into effect
on the St. Louis and St. Paul packets of
of the Diamond Jo line. Hereafter boats
going noith will leave Rock Island on
Saturday ncd Tuefday at 3:30 a. m., ar
riving at St. Paul on Monday and Thurs
day. Going south they will leave
Wednesday and Saturday at 9 a. m , ar
riving at St. Louis Friday and Monday.
Tbe steamer Golden Gate got away yes
terday for White river with 100 tons of
private freight and a derrick boat Tn tow.
Capt. Jot n A. Williams was her pilot.
St. Louis Republic.
Ii. w Von May Hbow Him.
The vo unteer fire department idiot has
been furnishing the Union with some
more of bis drivel, and the Arqob would
not have occasion to apologize to its
readers for noticing the sickening produc
tion wen; it not for its closing paragraph
"A gnat many citi.ens wish to know if
the Abo J8 has anything to do with these
barn tires." It is always a pleasure to en
lighten "a great many citizens" especial
ly in one of these so very frequent cases
where tlie other paper has failed to do it.
In the c ise referred to it may be done by
the mer a suggestion that the newspaper
contributor who always carries a flaming
torch if not employed by the Argus, but
on the other hand is just now making the
Union t he laughing slock of the town by
telling through it what he don't know
about fires and firemen.
The McEoiry case against the city is
atill on trial.
The irrand iurv adjourned thia morning
until tomorrow morning, when it win
TCr-f tate'a Attornev Entrikin acted as
circuit clerk temporarily this afternoon.
Ppv-U. Til.. Bent. 12th and 13th. Fri
day and Saturday, the Rock Island &
Peoris. railway will make an excursion
rate o!' one and one-third fare on certin-
cate for this occasion.
F. H. Rockwell, AgJt
A call for assessment No. ft. haa been
issued by the head camp, M. W. A. It ia
accompanied by an official call for extra
per capita tax of twenty-five cents upon
each and every member in good standing
Sept. 1, which by tbe resolution adopted
by the executive council is declared to be
due and payable to the head clerk on or
before Sept. 15. The preamble to the
resolution declares that the condition of
the general fund is such as will not meet
the ordinary and necessary expenses, and
other demands caused by litigation
against the order from unfriendly sources.
The official circular contains the state
ment that "the Des Moines convention
unanimously recommended us to defend
tbe suits at law against tbe order." Many
Woodmen will be unable to understand
bow any of the resolutions adopted at
Des Moines can be constructed to this
Rev. J. H. Kerr united in marriage to
day, Geo. Mallett and Misa Sarah Sad
doris, of Davenport.
The ladies of the First Baptist church
will give a missionary tea in the parlors
of the church tomorrow evening at 6
Glenn's horse, "Bob," by Negus' "Rob
Roy," won the 2;45 race at Kewanee yes
terday and will trot in the free-for-all
class at the Coe fair tomorrow.
Mrs. Garlington and children, who
have been visiting at the home of Capt.
and Mis. T. J. Buford during the sum
mer, leave tonight for Ft. Riley.
At the Baptist parsonage on Tuesday
evening by Rev. C. E. Taylor, Mr. T. M.
8ommervill, of Galena, and Mrs. Margar
et Smith, (nee Glass) of Davenport, were
Violet Angel Metchueekaufskeys. of
Moline, today changed her name to Mrs
Ernest, B. Cofrdery, of Davenport, Magis
trate Wivill giving legal countenance to
the happy transformation.
- Landlord Montrose, of the Harper
house, knows how to treat his permanent
guests. Today he had them all go to
Cle mann & Salzmann's furniture store
and select their own carpets for the fur
nishing of their rooms.
Another mysterious fire occurred laet
night. Some sheds on tbe premises of
John Meyers, in South Rock Island, were
destroyed, togelher with a new wagon
and garden tools, with a loss of $100,
and no insurance.
Mailing Clerk Brooks, at the postofflce,
says that it will greatly facilitate the mail
service if people directing letters to Da
kota will indicate for which of tbe new
states. "North" or "South," the matter is
intended. Here is what may prove a val
The city council met as a committee
of tbe whole last night to distribute the
low lights under the forthcoming con
tract with the city, but when the alder
men got through, they found they had
located a good many more lights than
they intended to place, and adjourned to
a future-time to settle tbe question.
Dr. J. S. McCord, the old-time pastor
of the First M. E- church, is again in tbe
city. He returned with his family to Du
buque a day or so ago from the health'
resorts where they have spent the sum
mer, and left them at that place, and he
is quartered with his old frien.l. Col.
Bcnry Egbert. He is far belter than
when he left. lie will continue his va
cation till the conference of the state as
signs him to his new fi.-ld of labor wher
ever that may be. Davenport Democrat.
Engineer James Harris and Fireman
Geo. Battles, of the C, B. & Q engine
that ran into the hand car near Gait last
Saturday and killed three section men
called at the A rods office last night to
state that their locomotive bead light was
burning at the lime of the collision and
that M. Fenley, head brakeman, would
testify to that fact also. The engineer
says tbat he did not see the hand car un
til within fifty feet of it, as he had his
head inside the cab as he was running
parallel with tLe Northwestern track and
the traiumen on that road often pelt the
C, B. & Q engineers with r.x-ks and olh
er missives since the strike.
Tbe Union ia having a really pitiable
time of it downing that Spencer"squaw."
L.iKe "Kanquo's Ghost" it will not down.
This morning it cuddled up into the
bosom of J. H. Southwell, and again ap
peared as large as life at the bead of the
editorial colums. With the aim.no doubt.
of concealing his identity in tbe
part be had taken in such proceedings,
Mr. Southwell is noted as from "Bock Is
land." In reality there is nothing
Bock" about this city at this time
of the year. One "bock" day in a year
is enough for the average individual
though it does look as if there was some
one in tbe Union office who does not ad
here strictly to his Idea of thinking.
Take advantage of the cheap excursions
offered by the Chicago. Rock Island &
Pacific railway, to points in Kansas, Ne
braska. Missouri, Arkanaas, Indian Ter
ritory, Texas, New Mexico. Wyoming,
Utah, Idaho, Minnesota, Northwestern
Iowa, South and North Dakota, Montana
and Colorado, at the low rate of one fare
for the round trip. Tickets for these ex
cursions will be sold on Tuesdays, Sept.
9 and 23. and Oct. 14. 189(1. They are
first-class and good 30 days for return
If you want to see the country, or se
cure a home in the Great West, don't ne
glect this opportunity. Be sura that your
tickets read via the C, R. I. & P. Ry.,
which has its own lines to principal points
in many of tbe above named states.
For rates and full particulars address
W. I Cheever. Pass. Agt, Central Dis
trict, Peoria. 111., or Jno. Sebastian, G. T.
& P. Agt., Chicago, III.
For a delicious dish of ice cream or a
fine box of candy, go to Erell & Math's,
and get the best.
Tbe third subscription concert of the
second series at the "Elm Street Concert
Garden" will be given on the fifth day of
September. Jac. Strasser, leader.
Good wages paid for a good reliable
cook. Inquire at 714 Twentieth street.
after Aug. 28th.
A large and beautiful assortment of
French candies just received at Erell &
Math's. Step in and have them put you
np a box to take home.
Don't miss seeing our fall stock of in
grain carpels. We make a specialty of
Angora, tbe new weave. The Adams,
322 Brady street, Davenport.
Merit wins, as the marvelous success of
Hood's Sarsaparilla shows. It possesses
true medicinal merit. Sold by all drug
gists. K. & M. stands for Krell & Math, who
have the finest and purest ice cream in
the three cities.
Save big money by buying your furnio
ture. carpets, oil cloth and draperies at
the C. F. Adams' Home-Furnishing
House, 323 Brady street. Davenport.
A G00H WORK.
The Improvement of. Our
What lo to ba Done to the Market Let
It Extend to the Diwi Town Park
no Hpeedlly as Potnible.
Encouraged by the enthusiastic iranner
in which the public has endorsed tbe im
provement of Spencer square, which has
become a source of just pride to every
citizen in Rock Island, the council at its
Monday night session took the initiative
toward putting Market square in a more
presentable condition, and pursuant to
the action of tbe municipal body, Mayor
McConocbie has already contracted for a
new stone base and also for put-,
ting the fountain itself in running
order. Then the entire structure will
be repainted and redecorated, and a clock
placed in the cupola. The paving of the
square will doubtless follow; the old
weighmaster's quarters will give way to
something more artistic, and by next
spring the city fathers will be ready to
turn their attention to tbe lower end
The Argus knows of one citizen who
is ready to make a contribution to the
beautifying of that square, and others
will, no doubt, follow such an example.
The city has but to provide for the
grading and cross walks, as an incentive
to the people in that part of town to
provide the ornamental designs.
A NEW PARTY INCUBATING.
It Proposes to Tnite All in Kavor of On.
Ft. Ixiris, Sept. 4. There was a na
tional convention in session in this city
yesterday, w hich was called for the pur
pose of deciding upon a platform on which
the Greenback, Prohibition and other re
form parties can unite for the purpose of
estalili-hinn a genuine reform party of
sufficient dimensions to make a marked
showing HK'iinst both of the old parties.
There were some forty-five or fifty dele
Kates present, including Mrs. Monon
Todd, of Chicago, and Mrs. S. E. Kniery,
of Michigan, both well-known writers on
I'olnta from the Platform.
The committee on platform baa pre
pared a declaration of principles which
will undoubtedly be adopted. It declares
against national banks and favors f.ve
coinage of silver, demands woman' suf
frage and na-ional prohibition, the ma
term! reduction of duties on necessaries
of life, liallot reform and government ar
bitration to settle all labor difficulties. It
also declares in favor of the election of
United States senators by the people di
rect. Knnsaa Republican.
Tope K A, Kan., Sept. 4 The Hi pub
lican state convention asst-mblcd ye-ter-day.
The platform indorses prohibition
and Senators Ing.tUs and Plumb. A. H.
Horton, chief justice uf the supreme court;
Ij. U. Humphrey, governor; William
Higgins, secretary of state; A. K. Felt,
lieutenant governor; U B. Kellogg, attor
ney general, and G. W. Winans, superin
tendent of public instruction, were all re
nominated ty acclamation. C. M. Hovey,
of Thomas county, was nominated for
auditor on the third ballot.
The National Republican L)hi:u.
Sakatimja, X. V., Sept. 4 At the meet
ing of the executive commiti.ee or the
National Iieague of Republican clubs
held here yesterday it was decided to not
ad viae iivorporation under the laws of
the notional and state leagues as pro
posed. April 21 next was chosen as the
date of the next national convention, to be
held at Cincinnati.
Further Return from Vermont.
White River Junction, Vt., Sept. 4
One hundred and eighty-eight towns
give l'nge Kep.) for governor, 2T,77.;
lirigham (Dent.), 15.S4I; all others, 1.1 Hi
The sme towns in 1SSS gave IhllingtiHin
(Hop.). ifii.Sfd; Stiurtelll (lVm.). 15.4S3;
all others. l.lnH
The Arkansas Klectioil.
LITTLE Kik-k, Ark., Sept. 4. Returns
from .V out of t.fMI townships in the
state give Kagle (IVm) for governor a
gain of 9,iri0 over Ins majority in the same
places two years ago. If the same ratio
continues Eagle's maiority will reach
Nominated by Straight-Out Itemocrata.
Rome, Ga.. Sept. 4 Congressman W.
H. Feltou was yesterday nominated for
congress liy the straight-out Democrats,
who Ulud the Alliance Dem;cracy of
the Seventh district.
Nmninatert to 4-nngreaa.
Eai-Claike. Wis., Sept. 4. The Eighth
district Democratic congressional con
vention yesletday nominated William F.
On the Itase Itall FieM.
CHICAGO, Sent. 4. The scores on the
diamond yearerday were as" follows:
League: At Philadelphia (First game)
Plliladt-lllllifl (i. Xew V,rk !! luift
Vickery and Schriver, Sharrott and Buck
ley: (s-cona game) I'liuiidelphia 8. New
York 5; batteries KsMr and Gray, llu
kett and Buckley. At Brooklyn Brook
lyn 13, Boston 4; butteries Lovett und
Daly, Clarksou and Gaiizel. At Altoona,
Pa. Cleveland 10. Piitslnir : batteries
Young nnd Dowse, Heard and Decker.
Brotherhood: At New York New
York II. Buffalo It butteries CtanA.nil
Kwing, Twitchell and Haliigan. At Bos
ton lloston 12. Cleveland C; batteries
Humbert and Murphy, Ilakely and Bren
nan. At Philadelphia Philadelphia 10,
i-ittsourg 11; batteries Knell and Cross,
Maul aud Quinu.
CHICAGO. Sept. 4. The annual n,w,-
tion on tbe Lake Front was opened last
nigtit with a large crowd and a full line
of exhibits. The nhow i
' f - VyTS CfU
improvement ou any held ao fir.
Some ill wind bus blo.vn a myriad of
fleas down on New York r ty it. ml the
situation is like unto Kp. du.isig l'uar-
oah'a little contitst. wuii l s.s. Insect
powder is in denial 1, nti.i in the mean
time the wa.cliword I-. "w:-i i. eh "
Baroness "Maria 1 l- A ijjjie Yz inga
GarcM, daugnier oi J. V : i i i) :i ' ..le.
a wealthy planter of . wu a -os i i.b i a d
a cousin of the diit;iK-t i ..i ..i a -ier,
was married Wednesday nt ti.j ti y hall,
New York, by Alderman D i-.-id .1. 11 s:he,
to Kdwardo P. Alvarez, a you.ij Cuban
Ivory Pi.iiste.l. a Oi -w'm 1 1 lawyer,
was divorce.! irom ni. ,v t,: ia ts .'. He
then inari'Hid aain. Ue.:enily he died aud
the fact whs deve'.uoe I Unit his first wife
Lbad been living with imu a id l-i second
wile all the time I be Itr-t wife was
harmlessly in-aue iniJ hud no knowledge
of her uuoiual his po.moii
"How long has your daughter been
practicing on the pianoT" "To be exact
she began one month before our neighbor
went crazy, and he's been in the asylum
"What's thlsT" 'That's your con
densed milk." "But I ordered a quart
that a no quart, "les, it is; Us a con
K. & M. for ice cream and fine cans
BEEN MISSING FOR FORTY YEARS.
A ttobb-Set Ver or 4tt Heard from In Cal
ifornia. Lowell, Mass., Sept 4 William a
Davis, of 4 Dodge street, this city, re-
tently recei.e.i a letter front Californi
containing the information that hia
father, who left his mother and little
children at Pittsfield, Me., In 1849, was
living, but very ill, at Rockland, Cai It
was signed "Unknown Friend," which
proved to be the postmistress. William
W. Davis, the father, who is now 80 years
of age, left bis home with the gold-seekers
of '4!, telling his wife that he would
An I'nintentlnnal Higanilat.
She beard nothing of him afterward.
Alsiut twenty five years ago she heard
that be had beeu killed by the Indiana,
and then she married a man named
I'lu miner, with whom she still lives at
Pitts field. The facts indicate that tho
absent husband and father has kept trace
of his f.uiiily during his self-imposed ex
ile. The father is now anxious to sea
ome of his friends from the east.
Collier I Mighty Shrewd.
Chicago, Sept. 4. In the Collier insan
ity case yesterday the erratic lawyer con
ducted the cross-examination of Dr. Kier
nan, the medical expert, with great
shrewdness and forced many admissions
from him damaging to the prosecution.
At one time Kiernan said that loss of
memory of recent events was a symptom
of paresis, when Collier immediately pro
ceeded to give a minute and accurate ac
count of his life for the pastthr-e vears
and up to date.
A "Gigantic" Base Hall Heal.
'MLAPELriUA. Sept. 4 Within twenty-
r hours a gigantic bane ball deal will
made public. The committee haviiur
le affairs of the Players' league in its
hands, consisting of Al Johnson. John
f ard and F. BruneU.met Zac Phelps,Chris
on Der Abe and W. U Whitaker in this
y late l nesaay niglit, and held An im
portant conference at the Colonnade hotel,
which will probably result in the consoli
dation of the IMaverV leauiiM un.l imrl.
Arrident to ltroker Work.
New Yoijk, Sept. 4 While Mr. Frank
Work, the well-known broker, was driv
ing in Central park yesterday afternoon
one of his horses became refractory and
tne team rau away. Mr. Work jumped
out of the wagon and was dragged some
distance, sustaining severe contusions.
Chicago. Sept. X
On the board of trade to-day quotation were
as follow-: Wheat So. 2 Septe:nher. opened
tl.iCTU. closed f 1.01; December, opened 11.05,
close.! il.Hi'e: May. oienel Jl.'Uvj, cloaed
fl.'C. Corn No. 2 September, opened 4.iSo.
closed 4."Vi.-; October, opened 4oHc. closed
tiVV; May, opened closed 4SVo. Oats
o. S September, oiieneJ closed 354c:
October, opened :iT,U closed 3ti." Mar
opened 'c, el. r-ed Pork September,
opened fin.on. cl -ei Jin.r.; January, oiwned
fliO ., chised iK.ht May, oi-ned SI2.6.V closed
M'.'.UTi. Lard -J-cptemlier. opened an I closed
Live st x k The following were th Quota
tions at thel'ninn stock yaids. Hog Market
op.-i.eil aitivc and rood g'a.lea firm, other
tots ea-,y; itght grades, f:i.'.iij4.ii: rough
pa. ki ,u. t3.tr.ln mixed lot-, 4.0 kit 4. O;
heavy packing and aaippin lots, $4.1 A
Ir.xlu,-e: Butter -Fancy seiwrator. 22i2
tine khI tier.sl cream. 1H.J M -,; fine to good imi
tations. M.'i.lV-: dairies, finest fresa, IS 1 18 ;
No. 1 dairies. 14 i. ITc: fresh packing Mocks.
lV(iH!---. E;g Fresh candied, loss off, 1L&
IBS. p r doz. Live poultry Chickens, hens.
lie s-r lb: spring chickens. 8',c- per lb.
rooster, .vrt.ic per lb: turkeys, mixed
lots. ftUlfc 1ST lb; ducks. 8A
S'tjc per lb: spring ducks. c per
lh; geesn, ftili &T.l p r dor. IVtatoiu-Vew
Jersey rose, JH.IM 3 25. l.tll.,.1.31 per bu; Wis
consin, 7ti.iT.ic p.T bu; choice, laic per bu:
e t potatoes, isal'lmor.-, Wui a' per brl:
brsey, 4.i 4..." 1st Irl. Apples-Illino,8
green, cooking. $ .m r.j.i per brl: eating.
f.iM.r.i.:n. line Kleis-rr les -..! t.V. VI ner Mm
stand: l.T5.i2.0ip.r lH-ut c me. BlackberrifM
Michigan, f l.lil.l per lo-qtcase.
New York. Sent a
Wheat-No. 2 read winter cash, $I.OfViV2
Lute: do September. Sl.iH: do October
HJk'i1: IVconilicr. tl.m. tVirn No. 2 mixel
i &L4c cash: do September, felc-, do Octo-
oor, .-vt-4,-. Oats Uiiiet: .Nix 2 mixed cash.
iOVjii-: do Sept mber, M.4c: do October,
k-. Rye Nominal. Biriey malt Nominal.
rork-DulI: me-s, 22.214.171.124 .ll. Lard muiet;
Uve Stock: Cattle-Trading virvdnll and
l.V ft .1 o .s lower: jssir. st to btt native
steeds, 4.5 . 1 .; Texan. fllAwAjK;
bulls and d.y ows, fl.nn.T2.-i,. sheep and
Ijimhs F.a-ier: sheen. t3.itkr A In) .
iumliK, ti. nit.-,h. 11. w-.Market dull: live
hogs, S4.a 4,ii.i f lot A..,.
Bay Fnland prairtr.i
nay rim.wnT s
nay w id. sio Oil.
Oata 7 & 9!
rxml Soft lie
Cord WoodSft 5" &$4.f0.
Adams, the credit man. ia ahnvinn a
beautiful line of fall
Call and see him, 822 Brady street. Day
No. 1610. 1613 and 1614, Third Ave.,
le tbe cheapest place tn the connty to buy Car
riages. Bnggiee, Paints, Oils. etc.
oi sum or
. f 200.00 and Upwards
For sale, secured on land worth from
three to five times the amount
of the loan.
Interest 7 per cent nmi annually, collected and
remitted rree or cnarga.
E. W. HURST,
Attorney at Law
Rooms I and 4 Masonic Temple,
ROCK ISLAND. ILL.
Saturday, Aug. 30, '90
Lloyd & Stewart,
This cool weather reminds one that
warmer wraps are needed. Stockinet
jackets, fall weights, are about the
proper thing. We show an excellent
variety. Prices begin at $3.85 for a
really good jacket. Our prices range
from $3.85 to $10.50.
We show more new dress goods.
Have jnst received beautiful new
Parisian robes and special line of
Black Serges. New Sicilians beginning
at 50c a yard, stripes, plaids and other
Hock Island. Illinois.
Furniture and Carpet Dealers 1
Have the largest establishment West of Chicago.
DONT FORGET THE PLACE.
CLEiiWJ & SALZMANN,
Nos. 1525 and 1527 Second Avenue,
And Nos. 124, 126 and 128 Sixteenth Street,
4 INCORPORATED UKDER THK THK STATE LAW.
Roek Island Savings Bank,
ROCK ISLAND, DLL.
Open daily from 9 a. m. to 4 p. m., and Saturday evening from I to 8 o'clock.
Five per cent interest paid on Deposits. Money loaned on Personal, Col
lateral, or Real Estate Security,
K. P. RKTNOLDS, Pres. 9 C. DKXKMANN. Vice Pre. J. M. BUFORD, Cacbier.
P. L. Mitchell, B P. Remolds, P. C. Denkmann. John Crahaneh. C. P. Lrnde,
J. i. Roimers, L. Hlmon. E. W. Ha no, J. 11. Buford.
Jacbsou A IIpmt, Solicitors.
SWWill becin balnea July 8, 189), and will occupy banking room with Mitchell A Lynda
until new bank ia completed.
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A very complete assortment of full sets to choose from, ranging in price
from $9 00 up. Open stock patterns in blue and brown, excellent ware,
also, from which you can make up yoar lists at prices which will surprise
AND WINDOW SHADES,
At prlceswhich like quality, we defy competion.
We thank yon ainceraly for your put favors, and here pledge yoa oar beet effort to the
future. Onr dealing ahall be characterized by prompueaa and the atrictest Integrity to
our mutual Interest.
KANN & HUCKSTAEDT,
No. 1811 and 1813 Second a venae.
BOOTS and SHOES.
THE LARGEST AND BEST STOCK
At the Lowest prices in tne three cities.
PATENT LEATHER SHOES
tdgFTanned Goods in all
An Encyclopedia valued at $6.00 given away to each customer buying; $25.00
worth of Boots and Shoes. Call In and let us show yoa the book and
explain bow yoa can get it free.
GEO. SCHNEIDER, Jr.,
CENTRAL SHOE STORE, 1818 Second Avenne.
ELM STREET SHOE STORE!
SOS. Fifth Avenue.
We have big values in unlaundered
PERFECTION .60 Cents-
SILVER 75 Cents.
Please examine these shirts.
Great values, all of them.
In every variety, and at reasonable prices. The
best assortment of table tumblers and goblets ever
Plenty of them at ten cents'
G. M. LOOSLEY.
China and Glassware, 1609 Second Ave.
G. O. HUCKSTAEDT
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