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Malsg1?8 t May's.
Fresh vegetables at May's .
2tld- James E. Larkin spent yesturday
David Malarkey, of Port Byron, was i n
the city today.
GIpin Moore with C II. Pope, ol M o-
line, went to Chicago this morning.
Mrs. P Greenawalt and Miss Mamie
Brennan left for Chicago this morning.
Mrs. John F. Home left last evening
on a visit to friends in West Liberty.
Aid. Mathes Bunchr and wife rtjoice
in tbe arrival of a little daughter at their
Gideon Dickinson, of Moline, father of
jfr8. C. H. Deere, died at 10:30 this
River Captains Haginen, of Cordova
and Lancaster, and Ranr.bo, of Le C aire,
were in tbe city on business yesterday.
Mitchell & Lynda have placed a neat
iron safeguard along the side of the ( tone
entrances to the basement of their new
Grorge Anderson, the switchman who
had Lis knee cap broken in the Peoria
yards Monday, will be laid up for a long
time in consequence.
In another part of today's Akgvs ap
pears tbe third quarterly statemeiit of
Cashier Buford, of the Rock Island Sav
iocs back, which showB tbe loans t) be
$36,106 54 atd the deposits $395,8 13. 92.
Pretty good showing for an eight moiths'
Mrs. Fleming, mother o! the late Dr.
Wilson Fleming, of Port Byron, died
Monday morning, aged 90 years. 8he had
lived in Port Byron 40 years. She leaves
leaves three children, J.C.Fleming, of
Tcrt Byron, Mrs. McCall, also of Port
Byron, and a daughter in Kansas. The
I jneral will be held tomorrow mon ins.
George W. Robinson, formerly a
brakeman on the C , B. & Q. between
this city and Beardstown and for some
time a resident of this city, wai. killed
while switching in the yards at Ana:on
da, Mont., yesterday. He was a young
man and well and favorably known in
The last will of A. J. Little, of Pre
emption, has been probated. It bears
date of Feb. 12. 1890, is witnessed by M.
Schoonmaker and R. P. Wait, and by it
a!) personol property i9 bequeathed ti A.
M. and D. D. Little, and tbe real estate
is distributed among the children with
the promise that A.M. and D. D. Little
receive $200 more each than the others.
Albert GlaEB has disposed of bis iaeat
market. No. 3.041 Moline avenue, to
Jacob Thomas. Mr. Glass wishes to
thank his friends for their patronage in
tbe past and he recommends his succes
sor to the same as one who thoroughly
understands the business and who will
treat thm rieht. Mr. Glass will renain
with Mr. Thomas to assist him in his bus
iness. All outstanding accounts wi lbe
collected by Mr. Glass.
For some days negotiations hiye heen
pending for the purchase by E. L. E tst
man, of the Moline Republican, and the
consolidation with his present paper, tbe
Journal. So far, however, the deal has
not been consummated and the report
from Moline is that it is not likely to be.
The Rock Island syndicate which re
cently failed to seenre the Union, is after
the Journal either as a whole or the plant
should it consolidate in title with the
.Republican, and is desirous of shipp ing
it to Rock Island to run as a repute
licao morning paper. This deal is al
so reported off.
The remains of the late Joel Haskell
who died at Bayard.Iowa, passed thro jgh
the city yesterday, en route to Reynx da,
where the interment took place today at
2 o'clock. Mr. Haskell was one of the
pioneers of this section, settling rear
Reynolds in 1852. where he resided until
about 20 years ago, when, with his fam
ily he removed to Bayard, Iowa, Ila
was 73 years of age and had been a t uf
ferer from Bright's disessj a number of
years. The remains were accompanied
J Gideon Haskell, of Reynolds, a broth
f of the deceased.
Easter novelties at Krell & MathV.
A few boarders wanted at 806 Nine
Nice rooms and board, at the St. Janes
hotel Rocs: Island.
Nice baled hay and straw by the ton by
Mn Evans at city scales.
Wanted A competent cook, by Mrs.
0 C Carter. 1807 Fifth avenue.
Faster egps from two for lc up to 50c
e& h; all the latest at Krell & Math's.
Two fresh milch cows for sale. IJn
lime c. D. Gordon, sheriff's office.
Nice bananas, sweet oranges, new dates
and fresh figs, always on hand, at Krell
We always have ice cream. Send in
jour order Krell & Math, step in s.nd
The longest, leanest, lankest man in :he
"fee cities is getting fat at the St. Janes
hlel. Rock Island.
Get your small candies for filling E is
eggs from Krell & Math; they have :he
Cular egg mixture. '
Home nice front rooms and board :for
o gents, or man and wife, at the 3t
J&mes hotel. Rock Island.
Don't forget the great concert at the
"aptist church Thursday. March 26. to
"en by the New York Symphony
The m08t nervous, restless, sleepls
person in the city can sleep with ease and
Wet. at the St; James hotel. Bock Ward.
Mra. Kretslnger Vive aa Elaborate
Breakrant at the Wllsan Keieaee
The breakfast given bv Mrs. G. W.
K-retsmger, of Chicago, at the residence
of her father. J. H. Wilson, on Moline
avenue yesterday morning, proved a most
elaborate and enjoyable affair. After
the collation of nine courses was served,
the guests repaired to the parlors where
there was both vocal and instrumental
music, and Mrs. Kretsinger took a number
of photos with her kodac for souvenirs.
Those present were:
St. Patrick's day was celebrated by a
dance in Armory hall last evening, given
by St. Patrick's Benevolent society. It
waa largely attended, a great many from
neighboring towns being present. A fine
supper was served at the Rock Island
house, and Biebl's orchestra furnished
A sociable was given the members cf
the young men's and young women's bi
ble classes atths parsonage of the M. E.
church last evening. A fiae spread was
partaken of and a very enjoyable evening
spent by all. About 60 were present.
Mrs. Timothy Mu'phygave a reception
yesterdiy afternoon to a number of her
lady frbnds at her home oa Elm street,
which proyed a highly enjoyable affair in
This afternoon occurred the fa: e well
reception given by Mrs. Weyerhauser
and daughters at the Weyerhauser man
sion on Elm street bluffs.
The Club was nicely entertained with
progressive euchre by" Mr. and Mrs. W.
II. Judge last eveniog.
Bpeeiat Tax Hotice.
The law requires the township collector
to turn his books over totbe county treass
urer early in March, and those who have
not yet paid their taxes are respectfully
request-d to do so immediately, and save
the penalty which the siate law imposes.
E B. McKiwn sells hard wood in
lengths, cut or split; soft coal, lump and
nut. corner Fifteenth street and First
avenue. Telephone 119S
Wanted to rent. A pood house of six
or seven rooms east of Seventeenth street
in tbe ceniral part of town. Address C.,
The delicious fragrance, refreshing
coolness and soft beauty imparted to the
skin by Pozzoni's Powder, commends it
to all ladies.
CP TUB CONDITION OF TB B
Rock Island Savings Bank,
AT BOCK I'LAND,
State of Ilhnoip. before the commencement of
bneiueen on ihe 12th day of March, 1891, as
made to the Anditor cf Public Account", of the
State of Illinois, pursuant to law.
Lnnnp and Discount!" $376,106 M
Bonrtj and MoiU 10.000 00
Cash on hand a,MO 17
Due from other bank 5i
Currt'tit eijii:n?ee 2.241 68
Total $.M0,4O0 91
Capital Stock paid in flfO.OnO 00
Undivided profit 14.SM fel
Individual de ositt ubj"ct to check . . . PGfi.los 74
Demand certificate of deposit 1J9.710 19
Total $510,400 91
State of Illinois. i
Rock lland County f "
I, J M. Buford, cashier or the Ruck Inland Sav
ing Bank. d solemnly twear that the abov
(tatement is true, to the bent of my knowledge
an1 belief. J. M. Bl'FOltD, Cashier
Snbcr bed and sworn to before me this i:ith
day of March, JsStl. F. J. KINXEY.
pkal.J Notary Public.
CIIY-TOWNSHIP ELECTION NO ill E.
Jfotlce Is hereby given that on Tuesday tbe
seventh day of April, 191. in theclty of Rock
Island, an election will be held for the follow
ing officers to-wit:
Cne Mayor for two years.
. OneTity Clerk fortwo years.
OneCity Attorney fortwo years.
One A Merman in the First ward for twoyears.
One Alderman in the.Sccond Ward for two
One Alderman in the Third Ward for two
one Alderman in the Fourth Ward for two
one Alderman in the Fifth Ward for two
one Alderman in the Sixth Ward for two
ne Alderman In the Seventh Ward for two
Two Assistant Supervisors for two years.
One Assessor f ir one year.
f ne Co! lector for one year.
y hich election will be. open at 8 o'clock in the
morning and continue open until 7 o'clock tn
the afternoon cf that day.
KeirlsterinB and voting will he done at the
usual voting- places in eiicn ward
City and Town Clerk.
Tnted March 14 !!.
17. TKKAUKY PHIFAKTMKNT, Wahiio
to!, n. r March 5.!S91.-Jealed proposals will be
received, to be opened at S o'clock p. m April
7. 1S91. for the sale to the United Mates of suit
nble property, centrally and conveniently loca
ted, for a site for the public buildinir author
ized bv act of eonirress, approved locemter
S4, 18MO and March A. 1SH1, to be erected in Rock
Island, Illinois. A corner lot, approximating
isn feet front bv 12o feet in dimensions, is pre
ferred. If not a corner lot. the property" must
approximate IHO feet by M feet in dimensions;
the 1H0 feet to be street frontage, tach pro
posal must be made with the understanding
and airreement that, if It is accepted, the build
ings and all improvements on the property are
to bo retained, and removed within 80 days
after written notice, by the vendor, and that
all expenses connected with furbishing evi
dence of title and deeds of conveyance are to
be paid by the vendor. Kacta proposal must be
accompanied by a properly drawn diagram,
giving the metes and bounds of the property,
and showing the streets around tbe block In
which the proporty Is situated; also by a writ
ten statement in regard to the grades, charac
ter of ground for foundation, etc. The right
to reject any and all proposals is reserved.
v,h nmnunl must, be scaled, marked "Pro
posal for the sa e of property for a site for the
public building in Rock Island, Illinois ' and
addressd aod mailed to CHAKLES FOSTER.
Secretary of the Treasury, asniugura, a. v.
A. TIMBER! AKE,
Express and Moving.
All orders promptly attended to. Char
a-Leave order at H. Trtoaaun'a Hi raws
chop an Market square.
THE ARGUB. WEDNESDAY. MAKCtl 18,
J. E. Montrose, Manager.
OSB NIGHT OSLT.
Friday, March 20th.
LATEST NEW YORK SUCCESS
I AIDES BENEDICT'S
Spectacular Drams -
Faliio Romani !
Present ei by
MR. WALTER LAWRENCE,
MISS FRANCES FIELD
and a company of players.
Thrilling and interesting Earthquake effect,
timultancous with an
Eruption of Mount Vesuvius- '
Pnrm. . Illumination of the Bay of Naples,
b,'I"rtneinost maniincent spectacular tab
leaux ever attempted on any stage.
Wprfeseatal,:atU,r':r Uou Pharmacy
ncatlMfiav mum twsr Uouk. a
Prices . J5, 50 and T5
'Situations wanted" nri in-oi tii
wants not exceeding three lines in
serted one week in the DAILY ARGUS
For Sale. Rent, Exchange and Miscel
laneous wants inserted one day at lc
per word; three days at fcc per word
and one week at !5c per word.
THICKLY FURNISHED ROOM
- - .-uou iw7vi.n run Tno
gentlemen at fcJ7 Twentieth Mreet.
TTTANTED Ladies and pent emeo potucpricK
vV.?L! J, "P1"'1 to hand'e e inention-
ETal l-r; B0 peddlin?'- no opposition;
?Mili'.nlH e"lily carrH:i5 "'ly howi; easily
e&SilVPOla. SvPAti nranou..tiA j ..v
land wtma pi reel, hock jei-
. " 17 l w
A Sure Cure for a Cough or Cold is
DR. McK ANN'S
lrish Cough Sryup
Acta quickly, is perfectly safe and
Ktfiicioe known for all Kidney, Long and Stomach trouble, ir
Thomas' Kidney and Liver Pills.
6c a Bottle Sample free. '
(5oing Oat of Business.
Furniture, Carpets, Draperies,
WILL EE SOLD
"Credit fives reliable people.
The C. F. Adams Home Furnishing House
322 BRADY ST,
i i :
HOW IS YOUR CHILD?
Swift's Specific is the great
developer, of delicate child
ren. It regulates the secre
tions; it stimulates the skin to
healthy action, and assists
nature in development.
There is no tonic for child
ren equal to S. S- S
Send for our treatise on Blood aad
Swirr Srax-inc Co., Atlanta, Ga.
ram woman's aovicc no uc
A Bacniflerat Deep Black Pollah, which laata
ca Man'a boou week, and on WomaaM a m tm.
25 Dollar worth of Hew Furniture for
25 Cents. HOW? By painting
25 square feet of Old Furniture witn
Davenport Steam Dye Works
Krot-n ic Corne'. pmprictor. 312 Har
rison Mrevt, Davenport, Iowa.
Dyeing, Cleansing and
in the very Ixt anil latent mannf-r with
theaiil of the lt mai hiiifrj-.
"Feather bcils anl pillow renovate!.
HERMAN K0LL"S, M. D.
aaia ii-i IlimiU 1T7 II" I tic 1 a. t uir HI
ionsumptlon, malaritt. rhcumat ioi nnd alt
I a. .....a I:
For sale at
f3 Twelfth Mreet . hrk clnL 111.
never failt to cure all Lung trouble.
10c, 25c and 50c Bottles.
Druggist, Rock Island.
of Cost !
Are arriTingla snch quantities
that we are kept bus j
marking and arranging.
Early, do yon say?
Well, we don't think so. judging
from the way people are buying.
What shall we call your
attention to first?
So many desirable things in all
We are at our wits end.
Well, here goes anyway.
2.000 yards choice styles in
ginghams in short lengths 1 yd,
to 12 yard pieces, price always
When sold in usual way from
full pieces. We bought at
a price and they are yours
for 10c a yd. Fast colors.
Hock Island. Illinois.
Three Times as
A any other rtmilar
CA R P ETS
CLEMANN & SALZMANN,
Nos. 1525 and 1527 Second Avenue,
And Xf s 124, 120 and 128 Sixteenth Street,
MRS. P. GREENAWALT
1704 SECOND AVENUE,
ANDERSON COUNTY SOURMASH
$2.50 Per Gallon.
TOHDNT & AJ3LER
RemoTed to 219 Seventeenth 8treet
Have you worn
THE LION PROCESS SHOE?
Ifnottry apalr, they will giye you more satis
faction for your money than any shoe you haTe
ever bought. Only one sole and that of THE VERY
BEST. Outer and inner sole one solid piece of the
best sole leather.
No RippiDg off of Soles.
Just aa easy as a hand turned, a
at loos. Ererj pair stamped oa
TOK SALS BT
Soto Agent for
Central Bho Store,
1818 Sccood Attaii.
Don't wait till they are gone.
Stacks of dress goods.
Double fold all wool mixtures 25c a yd
Handsome wool broken checks, wide.
50c- a yard.
36 in plain and mixtures, all wool.
42c a yard
Soft finish all wool cloth, 42in,
50c. a yard.
Black dress goods, immense line,
at low prices
Lawn tennis, good as usually
offered for 124 c, our
price 10 cents.
Splendid assortment of ladies'
muslin nnderwear'at popular
To judge of the good values offered
you must see for yourself.
Large a Stock of
erat:ibsi - nt in tbr city.
and no Breaking iru
ad wi3 wear twice
1C. H. fcT. I
Elm Street 8 tore,
ttS8 ftfi Arum.