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ock Island Daily. Argu
ROCK ISLAND, SATURDAY, JULY 25, 1S91.
Single Copies 6Oent
Per Week ISM Cents
The Oshkosh Gup. club wfl! hold a tour
nament Aug. 21, 23 and 2-J.
The Columbia Oil company, of Chicago,
has failed. Liabilities, $.7j0,G0i.
Th People's part y has now organized
in sixty-nine of the eigbty-eiijbt counties
The mother of General John A. Raw
lins died at her home in Galena, Ills..
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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
And will throw in enough $10.00 and $12.00 suits to make competitors of the tri-cities exclaim and stare in amazement andl'ask
"O, where did you get that suit?" Of THE LONDON, of course, the only Bargain House of the tri-cities. i $s&m
It vou 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-
ious, but vou try 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,
tage of this great clearing sale.
e intend bringing a stock of goods this fall to Rock Island that you will talk about in your sleep, and make the Clothiers of
-uties nave the nightmare" all next winter. If you look for Bargains in all departments this month you'll not be disapponted at
a little fun and make things hum,
have the Room for our FALL
The People's Protectors and Money Savers, Rock
we will start the ball with a
you will take advan- ,
Premier Mercier,' of Quebec, says the
day is not far distaut when there will be
reciprocity between the United States and
Canada. ; v
The president of the Maine Pharmaceu
tical association in his annual address
s-iid that prohibititiou in Maine was a
Colonel William II. Merritt, of Des
Moines, died Tuesday morning at Cedar
Rapids. He was prominent in Democratic
political cirJ?s in Iowa
Evidence has been brought to light
showing Tom Williamson, under sen
tence to be hanged at Sedalia, Mo., on
Aug. 21 to be innocent. ; ,
Charles M. Oxburn was hanged, at At- .
lanta, Ga., and among those asking for
tickets to witness the execution were the
children of the man be murdered. .
Sombody covered the floor ot the ball
room of the Union County Country club,
at Plainfleld, X. Y., with red pepper, acd
when the dance began it is unnecessary'
t o state the result.
Dispatches from Emmetsburg, la., sa;
that a fatal and rapidly-spreading disease
is decimating the caul in that vicinity.
Judge Coxe, of the circuit court at New
York, has rendered a decision upholding
the validity of Charles F. Brash's storage
battery patent. The decision is worth
millions to the patentee.
Lightning struck the county jail at
Hartford, Conn., and filled the corridors
with the electric fluid. In an instant
nearly every prisoner was on his knees
praying, something that none of them
had done in all probability, at least since
they were children.
Four persons were killed and six in
jured by a collision on the Denver and
Kio Grande railroad, near Carlile, Colo.
The killed were: George A. Ardell, engin
eer; A. ii. Parns, conductor; C. M. Cole,
express messenger, and an unknown
A French fleet is in ,the harbor at
Cronstadt, Russia, and the Russian
authorities are "laying themselves out" to
do honor to the officers of the fleet. This
is said by the wise-acres to be a sort of
reply or defiance to the recent enthusiastic
reception of Kaiser Billy iu England.
The treasury surplus yesterday aggre
gates S4.173,U7, of which amount fcB,-
0J4.391 was iu depository banks and fll,-
44,3o3 was subsidiary silver.
The president has pardoned Levi Gains,
of Illinois, serving a sentence of one year
iu Chester penitentiary for violating the '
The famous trials of the New Orleans
jury bribers are drawing to a close.
O'Malley's case will come up in a few
days. Most of the alleged bribers have
Lightning Kills Two Men.
Greenville, IU.., July 25. Albert
Hampton, a son of Rev. J. A. Hampton,
and William Ewing. both young married .
men, sought shelter under a tree from a
storm, where they were struck by light
ning and killed.
Visitors to the President.
Cape Mat, N. 'J., July 25. Secretary
Foster waswith the president the lurger
part of yesteraay. United States Senator
Plumb, of Kansas, spent several hours
with the president, the senator leaving
by the atternoou train.
The Lords and the Kducation Bill.
London, July 25. The education bill
passed its third readiug iu the house of
lords yesterday afternoon.
Chicago, July 24.
Following were the auotatious on the board
of trade today: Wheat No. "5 July, opened
8W$c, closed 8fic; August, opened and clon?d
SBjc: September, opened acd closed 8614c.
Corn No. July, opened &c, closed (.4c;
August, opened OCI3C, closed stftfec; Septem
ber, opened Htir, closd Mlc. Oats No. 2
July, opened :-. closed 35ic; August, opened
STtc closed 27fjc; September, opened 27c,
closed ;.:ic Pork July, ojiened and closed
SllJih. September, iened and closed $11.40;
October, opened $11. 17V closed (1L45. Lard N
July, opened SCSIi. closed $8.57)4.
Live stock Following were the price at the
Union block yards to-day: Hogs Market
moderately active on packing and shipping
account, and best grades steady, but other
qualities about 5c lower; sales ranged at$&5u
pigs, J4.HU.i5.tfl light, $4.0034.95 rough
packing, $4.s.Vf'-V) mixed, and S3.0035.tW
heavy packing and shipping lots.
Cattle Market moderately active oh local
and shipping account, prices fairly well sup-
ported: quotations ranged $.".lr3L35 choice to
fancy i-hipping steers. Sj.OOs.5.70 good to choice
do, $4.Dui5.1 common to fair do. $3.754.40
butchers' steers, $-'.) 33.50 stneker. jiaa
4tTexans, $;j.4ti?4.; feeders, S1.5074.00cows,
$1.5o&3.50 bulls, and $2,5014.50 veal calves.
Sheep-Market moderately active; prices
ruled steady: quotations ranged at S3-5t34.90
westerns, J-lTjyAlO natives, and S5.0U&6.00
Produce: Butter-Fancy separator. 17o per i
lb; dairies, fancy fresh, 13ltc; lacking stocks, '
fresh, BOJlOc. Eggs Loss off, 14K per do.
Live poultry Old chickens. lUic per lb; spring
ItiaiTc; rooetei. 5!&6c; turkeys, mixed, V310c; '
ducks, 3l0c:4pring, lOo. IMatoes (St. Louis.
Early Ohio. $l.k.cl. 75 per bbl, 4-.Vo per bu;
Tennessee, $ L7502.OO; Alton, Sl.5uai.75; Kan
sas. 3Ste per bu. Apples Illinois, green,,
1.252.00 per bbl; choice, S2.2V eating, $3.00
3.50. Raspberries Red, $l.lujljii per 24-qt
case; black. S1.20&1.3H per 10-qt case. Black
berries Michigan. $l.Vt.50 per ltqt case.
I?kw York, July 24.
Wheat No. S red winer cash, 9Uc; do July,
5sc; do August, 5l$c; do September, 95Hc.
Corn No. 2 mixed cash, TlH3,Tlioc do Au
gust, 65Jc: do September, Wjc: do Ootober,
6154c. Oats Dull but . nrmer; No.'2 mixed
cash, 35.c; do August, 34J4c; do September,
Kye Neglected. - Barley Neglected,
rork Dull; nieas, $L:!..Vai3. for new. Lard
Quiet; August, $.; September, $tt.W. -
Live Stock: Cattle tiood cattle in light
supply and firm; common and medium steer,
slow and easier, closing Nte lower; common to
prime native steers, $3.7ma.30 per 100 lb;
Texans. $4.70; bulls and dry cows, $2.3&&4J. -Sheep
and Lambs Slow but steady for sheep;
lambs dull and drooping for all prime stock;
sheep, S4.40&5.30 per 100 lbs; lambs, $1257.00.
Hogs- Nominally steady; live hogs. $5.5006.00 v
per 100 lbs. - - ,
One dish of Krell & Math's ic cream
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