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THJB AKGUB. MONDAY. JULY 27,
For tills week only.
A woven wire spring for
A good mattress only
A baby carriage for
A new lot of those tarlor suites at
Odd Pieces for the Parlor,
In fact anything needed to make home pleasant at
than ever before. We must make room for a lot of new
goods comic g in
Remember These LOW PRICES.
For this week only.
Cash or Credit at Cash Prices.
CHAS. A. MECK,
THIS TIME A SUCCESS.
322 Brady Street, Davenport, la.
We closa at 6 :30 except Saturday evenings.
i' Vm. FT T-
I'a Ft 'L.. k
AND EEALKB IN
Wrought and Cast Iron and Lead Pip
Hose, Packing, Sewer and Drain Tile.
Steam and Gas Fixtures.
CTBest work at fair prices. Estimates furnished.
Office and shop 219 18th St. Telephone 1182.
CHAS. W. YEHBURY. Manager.
Rock Island, 111.
INCORPORATED UNDER THB STATX LAW.
Roek Island Savings Bank,
ROOK ISLAND, ILL.,
Open daily from 9 a. m. to 4 p. m., and Saturday evenings from 7 to 8 o'clock.
Five per cent Interest paid on Deposits. Monev loaned on Personal, Col
lateral, or Real Estate Security
X. P. REYNOLDS, Pres. F C. DSNKMANN, Vice-Pres. J. M. BTTFORD, Cashier.
P. L. Mitchell. H P. Reynold!, F. C. Denkmann. John Crnbaneh. H. P. Hull,
Phil Mitchell, L. Simon, E. W. Hnrrt, J. H. Baiord.
Jackbob ii Hcust, Solicitors.
VWWm bctfn business July 8, 1890, and will occupy banking room with Mitchell & Lynda
antil new bank Is completed.
" You press the button,
ioe do the rest.
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Pf ith you.
(OH VOC CAS 1K IT YOUBSlXr.J Stnd or CataloUt.
THE EASTMAN COMPANY, Rochester, N. Y.
House and Sign Painter.
Aeronaut Gould's lialloon Ascent-ion
and Leap. .
First-claee Graining and Paper Hanging.
P. Box C72.
Shop Fourth Are. bet, Jlst and S2d 8te.
fpen for the Season,
(Mo line Avenue) j0e Huber's Garden,
A magnificent place for picnics, parties, etc
U I WAUrr
THE POSITIVE CURE.
ELY BROTHERS. 64 Warren BU TScw York. Price BO eta.1
CONTRACTOR AND BUILDER,
8hop corner Twenty-second street and Wlnth avenue. Besidence 2935
tafls prepared to make estlmatos and do all kinds of earpenter work. Give him a trial.
aaroaa o Ama i-aixo
the wounVrtul reined r
i wuAt with . a -
e" sraarunte to core ell nervous diseases, snrh as Weak Memory,
Loasot Brum Power. Headache. Wakefulness. Lout Manhood. NiKhtlr Kmlt
smn. NerrnuHness. LafMitude. all drain and loss of power of the Generatif )
OruaitB In either x cauiwil bT n?pr KprttDn. vnnthful rrnr-R rip riu.,i
ua of tonacco, opium or stimulants which soon lead to Inurmltv. Coniumt.
tion aad Inoanitjr. fut up convenient to eurry In Teot pocket. jllperpac
mu anebT mall: t' for 5. With ever jr I". orier we virt a uvittrn twrantee toe tut
or refund tlu money. Circular free. Address Acmc Seed Co., CuIcjsko, III .
sale in Rock island by Hartz & Eahnsen, 3d Ave. and 20th street.
A J'retty Exhibition at the Towir
V rrdy At ifrnonn- Only ome
The bnlloan ascension and parachute
leap by Prof. W. R. Guli at th watch
tower yesterday afternoon was a decided
success, scarcely an opening being left
for the ever-present "croaker" to get in
his work. The start from th) island in
front of the tower was made at precisely
4:15 o'clock, tte balloon rising to an alti
tude of about 1,500 feet, when it struck
a current of air that carried it about' 400
yards to the east, and when it had ceased
to ascend the aeroniut cut loose with his
parachute and dropped like a shot a dis
tance of perhaps 200 feet, when the par
achute spread, after which the descent
was more gradual, the adventurer land
ing safely in a corn field not far
from the starting point. The
balloon lightened of its burden shot up
ward a few hundred feet further when it
collapsed and fell in a fiel 1 about a mile
away. It was a very successful ascension
and the crowd all went home salUtled,
scarcely any trouble having been exper
ienced by the street car company in
handling the crowd.
One feature of the entertainment which
had not been advertised was that of
Prof. Gould passing the hat for contribu
tion through the crowd just previous to
the ascension, which teemed somewhat
of the street bear act "No mona no
climba big pola" and was not naturally
received with much favor by the crod."
MOLIMTO LAHOIl DAY.
Extenttive rrriarationi Beins Made
for the t eiebratton overaor Fifer
The Ust meeting of the Libor day gen
eral committee in Moline was the most
enthusiastic yet held. All the sub com
mittees reported satisfactory progress.
The soliciting committee had been able to
approach but 10 of the merchants and
business men of that oi'y, but had bpn
very successful, having secured ST2.
They will go on and complete the work.
Nearly 109 invitations have been sent to
various organizitions to come and take
part in the celebration. The Brother
hood of Mschiaery raou'd'jrs. No. 68,
were included, being represented on the
general committee. This organization
coming in added 5 to the treasury, the
same amount as assessed from the others.
Following are the names of the com
mittee to CD-operale wita Moline from
Davenport and Rock Island, appointed
by the Tri-City Labor congress:
M. W. Battles,
T. F. Wheelan.
M. F. Kramer,
F. W, Boetcher,
F. T. Fjsh.
F. C. Brockman.
Harry Bostock was preseht and in a
short address before the committee stated
that he could garantee cne thousand men
in the par's da from Davenport and Rick
Island. They would do all in their power
to make the day a memorable one. Mr
Bostock in his address also gave the com'
mittee some points gained from
perience. Samuel Gomper, president of
the federation of labor, could cot come
The committee is hopeful of having Gov
ernor Fifer present on the day of this cel
ebration, it being the feeling that the oc
casion is of sufficient importance to war
rant his excellency in coming provided be
is free to do so. Last year Governor
Boies participated in the. Davenport cele
bration, and it is felt that this demon
stration will in many respects be even
larger and grander than that.
The right to issue an official programme
was voted to P. H. Philebr, who will
have the exclusive right so far as the
sanction of the general committee goes
From presett indications it looks as
though the parade would be a grand sue
In commenting on the assertion made
by the Davenport Tribune that Moline
had not treated the street railway syndi
cate properly, the Dispatch adds:
In Moline there was a clear understand
ing with the company before any vork
was commenced. It may be that MoLne
asked too much of the company in de
manding one per cent of their gross re
ceipts, in lieu of taxes, we are inclined to
think they did. but the company see now
if they did not at the time that Moline
was right in insisting that a conductor
be put on the cars. We are not aware
there has been any trouble at all in the
city. Our peopie do not feel that they
have been treated justly in having their
name or tiie city taken from the cars and
stuck up oo a shingle at the top of the
car, and it is our impression that Davens
port would prefer protest under the same
The first part of tee Dispatch's remarks
is unquestionably correct, but that
which has reference to the lettering is ex
ceedingiy inconsistent, in view of the
fact that the name of neither city ap
peared on any of the cars until the eyn
dicate took possession. Then, before the
lines . were consolidated tinder the
name of the "Davenport & Rock Island
Railway company" in order to lessen com
plications in disposing of bonds, etc., the
name "Moline & Rock Island Railway
company" or "Union Street Railway
company" appeared on the cars, but the
syndicate was Hie first to inaugurate UU
plan, the old original company pajiag no
attention to either city. Now, since the
syndicate has adopted the name of the
bridge line as that of the entire system,
and has assumed obligations and respon
sibilities under thwt business title, of
course it cannot be changed, as the cars
IcttfTPil rr bt'lonoing to tho company are
purt of its cbitteU, aid an electric car is
quite a valuable piece of property as com
pared with some of the tor e cars we
used to have in the three cities a few
years ago. As far as the name goes, it
is at the top of the car that people look
anyway, and there Moline certain y is
given prominence, and on the old line its
business street, "Third avenue," stands
out above all else. Rock Inland could
with as much reason kick about this, but
Ilanion and the Fatilny of 13.
The funeral of William Hanlon. who
was killed on Mondty in Clinton, la., by
falling from a trapeze, took place yester
day afternoon trom 219 Em Thirteenth
street, where his wife had been living
during bis travels on the road Only the
members of the family and intimate
friends were present at the funeral. The
interment was in Calvary cemetery, but
the body will be taken to Englnnd for
interment next fall. On Marh 13 Elan
Ion was at dinner, the number of guests
at wbih was 13. He was the 13tb man
to arrive, and everyone said jokingly
that he would die within a year. The
host tried to secure the 14th man but
failed. Oa July 13, at the age of 31.
Hanlon was kiild. His funeral took
place from Thirteenth street.and tbe nutr
bcr of the lot in wbich he was buried was
13. New York Sun.
Tourists and travelers to Manitou and
tbe mountains are advised that from CbN
cago over the Great Rock Ieland route
through sleepers and through chair-cars
are run daily to Colorado Springs.
Take this, as it is tbe cool northern
route, and the only direct one from Chi
cago to Colorado Springs, and avoid de
lays at Denver and Pueblo.
Gen. Tk't & Pass Ag't.
E. St. Jon, Gen'l. Manager.
Bargain! in Town Lot.
Parties wishing to secure lots in
Scbnell's addition can do ao by calling on
M. J. Murphy, 2207 Seventh avenue, any
aftprnonn between 12 and 3 o'clock and
between 6 and 7 o'clock for the next 10
days. Mr. Murphy wi.l be on the
grounds every evening from 6.30 to 8
o'clock in order to show lots to intending
Slate Encampment 8oni of Veterans.
Decati u. July 24-29 For the above,
the Rock Island & Peoria Ry. will make
one fare for the round trip. Trains leave
Rock Island 8:10 a. m. and 2:20 p. m.
Arrive at Decatur 2.50 p. m. and 10:15
p. m.. respectively. Equally good time
return iug. li. Stockholm e.
General Ticket Agent.
Depot foot of Twentieth street.
A handsome complexion is one of the
greatest charms a woman cm possass.
Pozzoni's Complexion powder rives it.
J. S. Darraii,
The Hustling Twelfth Street
Is provided with every
thing good to eat for
a Sunday Dinner
Delicious home grown raspber
And everything good in home
A line assortment of coffees and
Fine French sardines, best
Uenuine imported Lucca oil
from Leghorn, Italy.
Potted ham in cans.
Potted ox tongue in cans.
Fine canned Oregon salmon.
just the thing for cold lunch.
Armour and Gilmore ham.
Extra family breakfast bacon
Fresh laid eggs.
Dried beef in hunks for slicing.
Armour extract beef.
Canned corn beef.
oprmg chickens dressed to
YOUR TRADE IS SOLICITED
J. S. DARRAH,
A. J. SMITH &S0F
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Tiles and Gra
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DAVIS & l
A complete itock of .
Pipe, Brass Goods, Pact;
Hose, Fire Brick, Etc
Sole Agents for
DEAN STEAM PUMPS a
SIGHT FEED LUBRICAK
We guarantee every one perfect, and ,
Twenty day's trial, to tesponKKe'ia,
8afety Heating Boilers and Colet4
furnishing and layine Water, m
1712 First An
Rock Island. L
Telephone 1148. Residence Te'.e;i-
THE MOLINE WAGON.
THE MOLINE WACOM
Manulactnrers ol FARM, SPRING and FREIGHT
AXaDaodeonpletelineor FLATTOEM 4 other grtag Wagons, eepedally top
Western trade. of raperlor workmanship and taialiT niasirated prtee Umi tm
application. See lh a MOLINg VaGOM before pnrchasing.
J. B. ZIMMER,
-THE WELL KNOWN-
Stab Block, Opposite Harper IIocse.
has purchased for the
Spring and Summer of 1891,
A largerand finer stock than ever. These goods will arrive in a few day;. Wiit ss'1"43!
ANDERSON COUNTY SOURMASH
$2.50 Per Gallon.
SOHN & ADLBB
Removed to 219 Seventeenth Street J
Proprietor of tbe Brady Street
Ureeo Honscs Flower Miwr
One block north of Central Park, the largest In la. a Brady Mr- "
All kinds of Cnt Flowers constantly on band.
A. BLACKBALL ,
Manufacturer of all kinds of
BOOTS AND SHOES-
Gents' Fine Shoes a specialty. Repairing done neatly and promptly .
A share of your patronage respectfully solicited. . Ufr
1818 Seeond Ayenue. Bo" i