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VOL. XXXIX. NO. 198
HOCK ISLAND, TUESDAY, JUNE 9, 1S01.
Single Copl- S Cent
Per Week 12 Cents
THE NEW SAVINGS BANK
IS NOW PREPARED TO RECEIVE DEPOSITORS.
We Give Everybody in Town Credit
For wanting to save money, because every man who saves money, makes money, and
every man who makes money gets rich, and they say riches makes happiness, which
we all want. Nothing is so essential to one's happiness as a happy home. You can
make your home happy by
In a short time you will have enough money saved and deposited in the savings bank to buy a nice
home by trading with the London. We are positive we are thoroughly qualified to supply your every
want, as we know we have the largest and most complete stock to select from.
Four St. Bernard dor, each valued ai
S4.000, arrived at New York Monday.
Professor K. Garner, tbe Doted scientist,
claims to have discovered thafc monkeys
have a language.
An earthqake shock Sunday in north
ern Italy did considerable damage in sev
eral small villages.
The Manufacturers' National bank, ot
Lynn. Mass., capital $200,000, has been
authorized to begin business. & ,
The treasury department Monday pur
chased 52,S60 otiiccs' ft silver at from
$0,979 to -SO.&S cents ier ounce.
Evan E. Shelby was hanged by a mob at
Wickliffe, Ky., Sunday night for a mur
der committed three years ago.
The steamer Taraniuug, employed in the
Australian i casting trade, has foundered,
aud it is feared that all on board were
The Chilian government has applied for
one acre of space on which to erect a build'
inn for that government at the Worlds
The Ked river is out of its banks in
Texas. Several people have been drowned,
and Uiore has been a large destruction of
Bishop Knight, of Milwaukee, died Mon
day from the effects of an attack' of paraly
sis. He was elected bishop only two years
ago, and was ) years old.
An Euidish missionary and a customs
officer have leen murdered by natives at
Wasfeb, China, and Euroieau residents
are appealing for protection.
Ben Butler is triumphant again. The.
United States circuit court at Boston has
released his famous client Mrs. Clairetta
Johnson on a writ of habeas corms.
Mrs. John Gorgenfrie, wholias had four
husbands, is suspected, at Rome, N. Y.,
of poisoning No. 4, and also of getting rid
of two of the earlier ones in the same man
The hanging of a Sepoy deserter from a
native regiment, who was one f the
leaders in the recent rebellion in Munfe
poor, took place Monday in the public
square at Muneeponr.
A mad dog entered a German school at
Pittsburg Saturday, and in a minute ev
ery room was clear of pupils and teachers,
and the dog was in possession. He was
locked in a room and shot.
One of those athletic chestnuts,',a' six-day-go-as-you-please
wiilk was Ijegun at
12:05 p. m. Monday in Denver. Guerrero,
Hart, Cart wright, and all tbe old tramp-e-rs
were in the bunch that started.
lister I.,. Bristoll, au electrical inventor,
is missing from his home at Jersey -City
Heights, with his four little boys. He
was distracted when he left home Over his
ilure to make his latest invention work.
aud his wife fears he has committed sui
cide aud taken the boys with him. : -
The appropriation for the census office
s said to le neafoyT.xhausted, and despite
the fact that the work is not nearly com
pleted 1,000 clerks are to be dismissed be
fore July 1. It is also stated that Super-
ntendent Portt'r will present the presi
dent a compendium of the work in July
and resign his position.
.11 lruriiloii Kscape ot Passengers.
Chicaoo, June !. While a Wabash
avenue grip train was crossing the Illi
nois Central tracks at Sixteenth street
last evening au Illinois Central train.
which had been standing a short distance
from the street, suddenlv backed down,
crashing into the last car of the grip train.
ami almost completely wrecking it. The
twenty passengers in the car, half of
whom were women, miraculously escaped
YOU BE TH3 JUDGE
of our goods and our prices. Compare
them with othes. We know we can save
you money on every r.rticle bought of us.
Nestable Dinner Pai!, to be given every one buying a suit-
OUR GOODS ARE NOTED
For strength, beauty and finish. You
cannot get better goods or lower figures
'anywhere. Our guarantee goes with
every article sold. We can and will save
A WORD TO THE WISE IS SUFFICIENT
If you have a doubt as to who can best serve your interest let us prevail upon you to examine goods
and prices in Rock Island, Davenport and Moline, have some goods sent to your home and then call
on us, compare our goods and prices, we will soon convince you that our prices are at least from 15
to 20 per cent, cheaper.
Ostxx Anytning: fee 3Eaixotr?
London Clolf Company.
The St. l'atil On!. .- tu Iluluth.
DfHTH, Minn., June 0. After Julv 4
the .St. Paul cluli. of the Western associa
tion, will make Duluth its home, the fran
chise having been taught by J. W. Ander
son. of this city, n few days ago.
T Pail. June -. Manager Watkins
states positively that nothing has yet been
decided on regarding a tranter of the St.
Chicago, June &
Followilll? Wl-r t)l nllnliiliiiii.. i.i tl.u l.r......t
of traile to-day: Wheat No. 2 July, ojiened
cnsHl us,-; . pU mlHT, OJeued W4C,
closed WV; Decern. h r. opened and closed
yl.iC. C'orn--No. - June, otieued tioi .rhs
ti"14i'; July, iilielle.l 3sJ.,. elosed
September, aliened "7:ls', closed 57.y. Oats
No. 2 .TtiTit. iiiwtii'il . 'likuMl. ii:t:...
opened 440. dosed 4; September, opened
and closed JMTsc. I'ovk June, oieutl Slu.55.
closed flt'.4-l4; July, opened l'i.ti.1, eloced
l(l..V.'Uj; r-epteml.er, impelled jlO.'IO, closed
fl0.77L. Lard -June, opened S0.17V6c. clo-u-d
Live stock r ollow iuK were tbe prices at the
Union stock yards to-day: Hoc Market
rather active 011 packing and shipping -ac
count, lert grades oc hiu-hcr; other aualitieit
unchaUKed; sales ranged at .K4.4j pigs,
$4.1j44.j.j light. .i !4.:i rouh packing,
$1.2U'i4.j5mixel, aud S4.:W34.iiii heavy packing
and shipping lots.
( attie Market rather active nn lrw-nl a'nA
shipping account, and prices fairly well
maintained; o,uotatious ranged at $5.75&
6.40 lor choice to fancy sbirroinir
steers." 5.0lT.5.7U crood to rhni rf
$4.3Hrri,4.0i common to fair do, $3.50(34.25
tllltitlfrs Ktr 4"' AkTi 11 ."o Arw.L-A - -r
G4.SW Texans. S3.4ug4.3U feeders, $1.50(300
cows, ci...io.oo uuiis, ana t-.stxjA-M veal
fl'A S 1 1 ln 11 T I. - II I M ml fait. .1
-1- ......... Man Buii juices
steady; quotations ranged at $3.7535.00 west-
ci us, fi.w.w uru rs, auu c-J.lJmti'X t J lamos.
Produce: Butter Market steady; fancy
separator, 17frl7Hc; fine creamery, lft&lBVsc;.
line to srood imitations. 14ai5c; dairies, fancy.
iresu, ijii.x'; iso. 1 uaines, 133,14c.; No, 2, lia
13c; No. 1 ladles, l!KU4c; No. 3, HMtJc; pack
inn stocks, fresh. lMullli" imuan v! t- ,
- " . r. , UliSO
Bouthern stock, loss off, Ijc per doz; northern.
toss on, iasioc. t,ive pouitr)' Jld chickens.
Hc per lh; spring, Sl.5i35.U per doz, lTlSo
i-1 oi itj osiers, omjc per lb; turk
eys, mixed, c: ducks. 7.9n. Pota.
toes Rose, 755c; Hebron, tl.0ftai.U6;
Peerless. WK295C; Burbanks, fl.Kt3I.15; mixed,
tftSHie; New Orleans, f2.504.li0 per bbl; 81.T5
Gi2M per sack; CaUfornia. fl'jaaiao per sack.
ciraw oerries Illinois, lair to good, 81JS4L50
per 24-qt case; 60ft stock, $1.00.
New York, June 8.
Mieat-No. 2 red winter cash, 1.W&&
1.0UW: do June. SI oTVi- dn .Tuitr 1 1.-.
- -. - . ,i.W7d,
-v usuai, ci.iu; uo September, fl.U.'. (.
.-.o. - luiieu caau, tH&c; do July, 64c;
August. B4c: do Si.nti.nttM., l . m 1..
DuU and irrecnilAJr Kiv 4 miJ
do July, S0J40. Rye-Neglected. Barley
Neglected. Pork Dull; new mess. $12Si
12.5a Lard-Dull: July, $U7; August, $ti.5ti.
Live lock: Cattle -Trading duU for all
grailes; poorest to best native steers, K8UGJ8.35
ler lu) lbs; Tesans and Coloradoes, f3.55irt 80:
buUs and dry cows, $3.3034.75. Sheen and
Lambs Market firm Mid active; sheep, fteota
tt) per 100 lbs; lambs, $7-378.50. Hogs
Nominally steady; Uve kogs, f4.30ta55 per 100