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Bock Island Daily Argd:
ROCK ISLAND, THURSDAY, JUL 23, 1891.
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Per Wee ISM CnH
We have assumed the position as "Leaders," and not even the Lion turned loose
from his den would make us flinch an inch from that position.
Just to have a little fun and make things hum, we will start the ball with a
And will throw in enough $10.00 and $12.00 suits to make competitors of the tri-cities exclaim and stare in amazement and ask
"0, where did you get that suit?" Of THE LONDON, of course, the only Bargain House of the tri-cities.
If you intend paving $10.00 or $12.00 for a suit, may be we can suit you for $.00. Come and see. This may seem redicu
lous "but vou trv it and if you are not too fastidious and don't want the earth with a fence around it
We will Suit You for Five Dollars.
We intend selling every dollar's worth of our Summer Clothing this season.
They Must Go!
Our Neglige Shirts Must Go!
Our Underwear Must Go!
Our Straw Hats Must Go!
Our large stock of Children's clothing will go, for prices cut in half will make them go. If you are wise, you will take advan
tage of this great clearing sale. .
We Must have the Room for our FALL and WINTERStock.
- We intp rri ifi 11 rolL- i
me tn-cities have the nightmare all next winter. If you look for Bargains in all departments this month you'll not be disapponted at
The Citizens' bank of Jefferson, tu, (
has closed its doors.
It is said that Bismarck will visit this '
country next fall. -,
is dead at the age of 107. t
Queen Victoria he.a written an auto- '
graph letter of sympathy to Lady Mac- i.
An AAf-thnnalrA ah rwlr wu Mnnptiul t
Atlanta, Ga.f yesterday.
About 600 Jews, most of them in a Jesti- -
tute condition, are arriving at Hamburg
Chinese advices say that the whole
out hern portion of China is in a state of
A Chicago man is said to be tryiutc to
get all the tomato canning factories iu tlie
country into a trust.
Mrs. Gertrude Brady, 45 years of aga.
residing at Chicago, was found dead in
bed by her husband yesterday morning. '
Mrs. Frank Hancock has confessed to ;
having killed her husband and four chil
dren at Kettle Creek, Pa., in April. 1889.
Mrs. Samuel Mather, of Cleveland, has
given $75,000 to the Woman's college of V
Western Reserve university at Cleveland.
The reported arrest of Embezzler Will
iam H. Pope, of Louisville, at the City of f
Mexico turns out to be a case of mistakes 1
Identity. ' fj
Mrs. Lucy Boardman Gray, for four-
teen years matron of the Iowa hospital v, '.
for the insane at Independence, died Mon
Herman F. Kehr, formerly bookkeeper
for Hellrot & Hoffman, St. Louis, is un
der arrest for the embezzlement of 130,000
Lord Mayor Savery. of London, has
been created a baron in recognition of the
hospitality he extended to Kaiser Billy on
the latter's visit to England.
London Truth is authority for the state
ment that there has been a mutiny ia
the famous Coldstream Guards, one of
the British crack regiments.
The Kansas law excluding aliens from
holding land in that state is already tak
ing effect in the withdrawal of business
enterprises supported by foreign capital.
Among the passengers arrived at New
York on the steamer Teutonic yesterday
from Europe were Mrs. John A. Lor an
and MLss Blaine, the premier's daughter.
Richard S. Kewcombe, one of the lead
ers of the New York bar, and one of the
best known attorneys in this country, is
dying. He is afflicted with cancer of the
"Jack" Adkins shot three times at
Thomas Wells on the Chicago board of
trade yesterday. Mr. Wells was not
eitherhurt. An old law suit was the causs
of the troub'j. Adkins was arrested.
The bulletin of the American xlron and
Steel association shows a decrease in the
production of pig-iron in this country ryt
the past six months of this year front the
production fir the corresponding period
of last year of 26 per cent.
Big Crop in MasUtefca.
Ottawa, July 23. The government has
information that as a result of
the prospect of a big harvest in Manitoba
and the northwest the Canadian Pacific
railway has ordered fifty new locomotives
and 1,500 box cars to transport this sca
sons's wheat crop to the seaboard. On the
basis of the crop report it is estimated that
it will take ten hours per day for seven
months to handle the Manitoba and north
west crop alone.
The Weather We May Expect.
Washington. July 23. The following are
the weather indications for twenty-four hours
from 8 p. m. yesterday: For Indiana and Illi
noisShowers; cooler weather Thursday nigh t, ..
except stationary temperature in extreme -..
southern Illinois; southerly winds. For Lower " ' '
Michigan Showers; stationary temperature; '
southerly winds. For Upper Michigan Show
ers: slight ly cooler weather, except stationary
temperature n extreme eastern portion; tfaav
able winds. For Wisconsin Fair, cooler,
weather Thursday night; winds becoming '
northwesterly. For Iowa-Fair weatboe, ex-
cept in extreme southern portion no fihinsaltii j. f
in temperature; northwesterly winds.
The People's Protectors and Money Savers, Rock Island, Ills. .
Cbicaoo. July 22.
Following were the quotations on the board
of trade today: Wheat No. 2 July, opened
B7c, closed SOiici August, opened 85Hc closed
8TV4c; September, opened &94c closed 8794c i
Corn No. 8 July, opened 58S$c, closed 6oc;
August, opened 55jc, closed 5734c; Septem
ber, opened W-c. closed 56c. . Oats No. t
July, opened 3tc, closed 41c; August, opened
27?4c closed 38Jc; September, opened 27c,
closed 27c. Pork-July, opened tll7H.
closed $11.55; September, opened tll.CVi, oloeed
$11.70; October, opened J1L50, closed 911.70. '
Lard-July, opened $6.50, closed $6.90.
Cnion Stock Yards prices were as follows:
Hosts Mark t moderately active, with ship
pers the principal buyers; good grasee steady,
but common lota dull at 10&L5c decline; sales
ranged at ja.7iit5.35 pigs, $5.003&8t light,
$4.S35.10 rough packing, $o.OO5w70 mixed,
and S5.15&5.70 heavy packing and shipping
Cattle Market moderately active on local
and shipping account, bat feeling weak, ow
ing to the large supply; prices ruled &2.10c
lower; quotations ranged $5.80ia&J6 choice to
fancy shipping steers, $5.005.T0 good to choice
do, $4.5U&5.90 common to fair do, 9S.T5&4.M
butchers' steers, $2.6033.50 stackers, $2.50a
4-aoTexans, $3.4004.30 feeders. $L504.00 cows.
$LSn&30 bulls, and $2.50040 veal calvea.
Sheep Market moderately active; prices
ruled 510c higher; quotations ranged at $3.50
9M westerns, $3.755.10 natives, and $&00a
Produce: B-itter Fancy separator, 17c per
lb: dairies, fancy fresh. U&Mc; packing stocks,
fresh, ft&lOc. Eggs-Loss off, 14H per dos.
Live poultry Old chickens, llJ4c per lb. spring
1117c; roosters. 5"4ac; turkeys, mixed, 9&10c;
lucks, aiuc: spring, 10c Potatoes St. Louis.
Early Ohio. $1.501.75 per bbU 45Xto per bn;
Tennessee, $1.T52.00; Alton, $L5ftt75; Kan
sas, 4073Qc per bu. ' Apples Illinois, green.
$l.iS2.00 per bbl; choice, $2JiS; eating, $3 (XX
4.M. Raspberries Red, $1.10&IJ5 per 24-qt
caee; black. $11)1 JO per 16-qt case. Black- '
berries Michigan. S1.2L50 wr 16-ot nu
.1 M Turk.
Nrw York, July SJ.
Wheat -No. S red winter caoh, Wijc; do July,
77c; do August, tm&r. do September, K4-.
Corn No. t mixed catOi, TOVic; do Aug-ist,
do September, Oats Dull; No.
mixed cash, 44c; do AugUHt, 34c; do Septem
ber. 32c.' Rye NominaL Barley Nominal.
Pork Dull; mess. $12.5013.00 for new. Lard
Quiet. August, $6.74; September, tft.88.
Live Stock: Cattle Trading slow, poorest
to best native steers, $3.aVS.3J per 100 lbs;
Texans and Colorados, $3.5ia4.65; bulls and
dry cows, $1.9034.25. Sheep and Lambs Sheep
stead)-; lambs advanced ic per lb; sheep, $4.25
5.30 per 100 lbs; lambs. $5.757.00. ' Hogs
Konuaaily stoad; mt gtL fc s asr