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ABGTJ8. THURSDAY. AUGUST 20. 1891.
KjsH LIGHT OF OLDEN TIMES
. Llu-1,1 W"h E" NW r'Cd
I ,nme of our young -
JS, the word "rush lwht'
Uf. in England
Jin Wi.!. AvrnVt- fTOm Wb',,C
h?rr!::,L lift, in England bar.
eut is taken, who,
as a child, had the
about the nature
of a rush liht,
says: In a descrip
tion of one of Ho
the writer speaks
of the miser's rush
light "in I lie save
all." The "save
all," you will un
derstand, is the
small pan in tho
liottom of the can
dlestick to save
- the candle nds
"1,-"-" anA r tie rlri nnt ni'
"SUSSt k That miser hail a
,M7 ANPSUCK. ruh light because
iimcanliy to use anything lx-t-
;,.. i:i "(irc.it Expectations," has
;,!iut a rus-h light. I'ip, who
rl.vci l;ittf !m the niijlit at a new
. ., -i.knl f.ir a night light, thecham
j : ! ."isl.t nie in. before he left me,
,,,, .1 ,'i,:it.:utional rush light of those
i il:iy-Jn nbleot like the ghost of a
r;.n ivlii.'h mstantlT broke its bock
t..;,, li.cl. which nothing couhl ever
mi r. nn i v. hit h was placed in solitary
u i r.t t) . bottom of a high tin tower,
.r,-,i w if. rn jini tioles that made a star-
iapake pattern on the walL
!v hut a tiny light, vet it was
of the olitfcn time could
l Taeear.iei nguis useu iu ireianu
-cm nhes drawn through grease
; isrf in snnie mim ui reteiwcia
:hrv cwiiii onrn wiinouc Ganger 01
by accilent; and even now.
c rw tr parts of that country, rush
J in the cabins of the
i.;(rnii!nyed fortius purpose is
t, ,;MTatu, perhaps not Tuiind
tliuugh it must be much
touh, hut in Eugland it grows
tiy. Krf.ni these rushes the outer
peeled lengthwise, w ith
,.f a narrow strip from top to
v. wrved as a support to the
Ur;t the light from burning out
. .;- it urtdil otherwise hare done.
,.(r j .;i:s were spread in rows on
'.--!. r-t" tuer remained till they
.'iff r w liicb they were dried
Ai;etn: t lie poorest people
f!: : :i;'.u h grease used, and their
i re tint much larger than oat
I'..- f r those in better circnnv
t.v re -... :i candle dipping that re
:. a .- iiotatitml candle that would
rni h;i':f uu hour to forty minutes
II V. a Cored.
:V. in Harrier's Young People of
i:iMia:nr;.!;t,Uuffon, that he was
' ' in l'd late in the morn
t cure himself of this bad
;m ;i::m'i1 his servant, Joseph, a
ru h nmrning he could get his
:; h c.'i icn L. For several days
-i i : iii-ii.fi him to get out of
: wit n:t success. lie was
; rui 'iriven out of the room by
:ir i every day w hen Huffou
Imueti'i-d that be had not gotten
ti .t m.itiace it right," he said
" ' -e:,ii. "Vou ought to reniLin-
ti e ( i T.vn I pmniised you ami
"e ,;:' :i to what I say when I am
ii i! -termitied to try again. The
ra,l" l;e dragged his master out of
i:ti f.rix-. He was unmindful of
tlinaNoreven blows. Later in
. km- rewirded for his jiersistency
"'n.i.-i-d crown, and his master
tin; satil(. every day that his
''""I niade kim set up early in
I.iitle Mul.len. of Let.
.mil! maidens of Ie,
.hi-; shy as could tin,
.'oik- in Mht
' ;a a iritfut,
r iiiaic!i-us of Lee.
THE r,.,1Vs SCAMI'FH AWAY.
"H- l:'t! ., i . ,
to lake did ai;ree.
, iar,P UK
' v iu UiMuay
p tilt ,,-., ,i
'' scaminT Rway
tie niaidena of Lee.
Tl' Mi.ttier .Srall.
Uto'n "'T "iitb ,oil Rml can
' u"' her little nest.
L. , n"" '''"hied it firm,
-a.mgH -,,u happy breasu
'n. . "10 "veioue day
euricdly she -in(:8, T
"" teaihers for a bed
ie tiL-w li.ii,KD i..i
t '.r nn for
"t0 the house brine.
C lk1,1 uudhngs come:
f mother bird hM much ado
F"-r hunp.., tn appeal
i ; a, ,,lDdn-"1Bce.
A ,v". Kir.,i. Mill,,r.
I i .
pS. ...' . ... ,-arr atKin.'
'" ''i.s in the liar.-
1 ...j- "-t'l-ti miller. s
" Heel lneath h.. .
-nahl. , --ass:
Ii Bbnnltib) in Ivery Moss.
J. B. Wilton, 871 Clay street, Sharps
hurg. Ta., sajs he ill not be without
Dr. King;' New DiaiMVery for consump
tion, couchs and colJg, that it cured bis
wife who wag threatened with pneumonia
after an attack of " u grippe," when va
rious other remedies and several physi
cians had done her no cort. Robert
.Barber, of Cookspo-t, Pa., claims Dr.
King's 2ew Discovery has done him more
good than anything he ever used for
lung trouble. Nolb.ng like it. Try it.
Free trial bottles at Oariz & BahnsetTl
drug store. Large toltles, 50c and $1.
This remedy is becoming so well known
and to popular as to need no special men
tion. All who have U9ed Electric Bitters
sing the same song; of praise. A purer
meoicine does not exist and it is guarant
eed to do all that is claimed. Electric
Bitters will cure all diseases of the liver
and kidneys will mnove pimples, boils,
tH iheum andoer Mfcctior caused bv
a i liT'ii
impure oiooo. win anve ma'aria Trom
the system and prevent as welt as cure all
malarial fevers. For cure of headache,
constipation acd indigestion try Electric
Bitters Entire satisfaction guaranteed.
or money refunded Price 50 cents and
f 1 00 per bottle at Ilartz & Babnseo's
bccklkn's ai kica salts.
The best salve in the world for cats,
bruises, sores, uloeif , salt rheum, fever
sores, tetter, chapped hands, chilblains,
corns and all skin eruptions, and posi
tively cures piles, or ao pay required. It
is guaranteed to give perfect satisfaction
or money refunded. Price 25 cents per
box. For sale bv Harts A Bahnsen.
A New FaitTia'.n.
The Chicsgo, Rock Island & Pacific
railway wiU, on August 16, 1891, put on
another daily train between Chicago and
Denver that will run via their new line.
just opened, through Om-ika and Lincoln,
lue capital of .Nebraska.
This train will be composed of new cars
throughout palace slecptua, chair cars
aud dining cars, and tiew modern pattern
day coaches, and will be a vestibuled
It will leave Chicaco daily at S:35 night,
arrive at Denver 7 second morning
Leave Denver 8 night, arrive Chicago
7:45 second morning-.
E. St. John, Jso. Sebastian,
Uen'l Manager. Oea'l Tkt & Pss Agt.
On August 25 and Se-ptimber 29, the
Burlington, Cedar Rapids & Northern
railway will sell harvest excursion tickets
from all stations on ite line south of and
including Vinton, to a.l stations on its
line north of and inclu iing Iowa Falls, in
I iwa'Minnesota and Souiii Dakota, to ail
tioiiits in Arkansas, Indian Territory,
lixas, New Mexico, Colorado, yem
ns, Utah, Idaho, Mot tana, South and
North Dakota; also to all points in Ten
nessee. Louisana, Alatama, Mississippi,
(Jcorgia and Florida at a rate of one fare
and onestbird for the n iind trip.
For further informi.tion, enquire of
my ticket agent of this company, or
J. I.. Kanneoan,
Gen. Ticket and Pass. Agent.
A Bral Baliam n Kemp's Baliam
the aictionery snvs. "a balsam is a
thick, pure, aroma' c iubstRnce flowing
from trees. Eeuu's Balsam for the
throat and lungs is the only cough medi
cine that is a real balsam. Many thin,
watery cough remedies i re called balsam's
bnt such are not. Loot through a. bottle
cf Kemp s Balsam md n itice what a pure,
thick preparation it is. If you cough
use Kemps Balsam. At all druggists
Large bottles 50c an.l 1.
To Kervrct and Eibltttid 'en.
If you will send me your address we
will mail you our illusrrated pamphlet
explaining all about Dr. Dye's relebra'ed
electro voltaic belt and appliances, and
'hc:r charming effects uiion the nervous
dubilitated system, and how they will
quickly restore you to vigor, manhood
and health. Pamphlet Iree. If you are
tbrs atllicted, we will set. d you a belt and
appliances on trial.
Voltaic Belt Co., Marshall, Micb.
The soft glow of the tea ro;c is an1
quir-d by ladies who use Pozzori's Com
One of the trouMes of life i
the breaking of lair, u-chimnevs
Needless. Macbeth's "pearl
top" and "oear! Mass" are
toueh against heat.
You will save nine-tenths of
your chimney-mon ?y by using
"Pearl ton" fits most of
tne little lamps ; " pearl glass
is lor " Kochester, " Pitts
burgh," " Dunlex." etc.
We make a great many sizes
ana snapes, all ot tough glass
You can get the right ones
Talk with your dealer about it
Geo. A Macbetb&Co.
J. AI. UEAtiDSLEY,
ITrOKTIST 4T LAW Office witb J. T. Ken
X worthy, IKS Second Avenue.
JACKSON & liCRST.
TTORWJVS AT 1 17 riffi.. I. D.U.V T.l.nA
XUoi11 Bank BnildinV, Kock Isina, HI.
SWEENEY & WALKER,
TTOHNEYS AND COUNSELLORS AT LAW
Office in Becgeton't block. Bock leiand. 111.
McEMRT A McEXIRE,
ATTORNEY'S AT LAW Loan money on food
security, nuke collections. Reference, Mitch
ell Lynde. bankers. Office in Poetoffice block.
Coaucil blulle A Uinneeo- I
. T ,
ui Limy axpreee.,
Rftnnan Pit. 1.v Utiimu
lAiuuLUDiaai a jtibneso i
t Express f
Oonocil Blnffe A Dotver 1
Limited Vestibule Sx.. I
t.nMi nil I li,.J
NOTHING LIKE ITI
Rood ia thicker than war,
ad must be kept pure to
taaura good health.
Swwrr's Sprcirtc is nature remedy
for this purpose.
H cercr to fails elin.nate the impar
tte nd build up the giDcral beal'k.
Thr la only one Swift's Specific,
and there is nothing liko it.
Be sure and get the genu: ne.
Treatise on Blood and S kin '.
The Swift Specific Co., Atlanta,
THE DAILY AlibCS.
R KAI.1C 1EVERV TE VUKTlWil a rVamntAfi
New bland. Five ceal per copy.
DR. J, E. HAWTHORNE,
SVTeeth extracU-d without naln bv the new
lutrmoa, umce nver won s.
fo. inn becoud aTenue, Rock Island.
DRS. BiCKEL &SCH9EMAKER
Mitohel! & Lynde's Block. Rooms 29-81.
DR. W. H. LUDEWIB.
8 to 11 a. m. 2 to 4 and 7 to 8 p. m.
Mitchell & Lyiide Block, Rooms 33-34.
(Take Elevator) Telephone No. 1082.
DR. J. D. HAWXS.
Office in I. O. O. F. Building, Eighteenth
street. Keck I. lard.
Office Hnn to 11 a. m.. asd S to 4 anJ7 to
e p. in. -leicpnoue no. ium.
E. M. PEARSE,
Room 33 in Mitchell & Lyndes new block.
Express and Moving.
All orders promptly attended to. Char-
f9TI,iftve nrdor at R. Trt-naman's Harnese
euupoTi Market qnare.
W. C. MAUCKER,
Baring purchased the
Prspcrtj which he has had refitted for the to
tal bnsincss, ia now prepared to accom
modate transient gnesls.
Day and Regular Boarding
at very reasonable prices.
He ia also engaged in the
at the same place with a choice lot of Groceries
Farm prodnce a specialty.
STATE SAVINGS RANK.
Office Corner rifu-oMh etrcet and Third Ave.
gnccceds the MoViie Saving? Bank. Orpauiaed;i3C9
5 PlB CUT. MEREST PAID M'DEPOSiTS.
OrauiKid oni'er State Law.
Opt-n from 9 a. m. to S p. m., and Wttlneeday and
Snturruy iuliii f.oui Ttoti.
Pobtek'-kinseh, - - President
H.A Ainmikih, - - Vlcc-Prcfident
C. t . IIimekwav. - - - Cashier
Porter Htinni-r, VT. 'Whcelock.
c. A. Ruff. 11 . A. Aim-worth,
G. II. KuwardK, W. II. Ailnms.
Audiew Iiibeis:. C. F. Ileincuway,
iiiram Darl ic
For Bale by ail first-class Grocery dealers.
-I1A9 INVENTED A-
which does ite work in a thorough manner.
tyit thoroughly purines the air and removes
ail OmlOXlOaS BHieils. K 1i cic uuw jlvcujci
Pkick, 50 Cents Per Bottle.
THE 1RAYELEKS' GUIDE.
CHICAGO, ROCK ISLAND A PACIriC KAIL
way Depot corner Firth avence and Thirty
nrst street. Frank H. Plummer, agenU
tGolngweal. Going east. DaBy
1:25 amj 1:00 am
5:50 am'11:lt pm
S:38pn! 1:U5 pm
7:50 pm! T:05 am
1:35 am' 8:S9am
10:B5pm 5 :09 am
cr-fmj g;u pm
BUKL1NGTON RoCTE-C B. A J. RAIL
way Depot First avenne and Sixteenth .t
M.J. Yoangt agent.
It. Louis Bxpresa i
IU Louis Szurci.n
8t. Paul Express
Beardetown Passenger. ..
Way Frelrht (Monmouth) .
nwrreiitw i sterling; ...
Sterling Paeaenger ...
9 :yi pm
CHICAGO. MILWAUKEE ST. PAUL RAIL
way Racine A Southwestern Division De
pot Twentieth street, between First and Second
avenne. B. D. W. Holmes, acent.
Man ana Kxpress
St. Paul xpnr;s
t a. A.coa.moaauon....
ft. A Ar.nrtbniodation a.
5 :0o 1,11
ROCK ISLAND PEORIA RAILWAY DE
pot First avenue and Twentieth street. F.
H. Rockwell, Apent.
Fast ITil Expivss
8:t'Uam 7:30 pm
2:50in, 1:30 pm
9 :10 am 3:00 pm
4-00 pm 8:06 am
MOST DIRECT BOTJTE TO THE
East. South and Southeast.
Lv. Rock Island..
C'amr ridge ...
St. 1 onia ..
Lonivi'le . . . .
F.t M'l. Exprtse
8:10 am B A) m
8:f.l am 8:04 im
9:15 am 3:27 pm
0:44 am 8 57 pm
10:2)1 am 4 :35 pm
10 39 am 4:57 pm
'1:1 am 5:55 pm
, 1:15 pm
4 (l pm
7 :10 )m
8 :t"0 pm
4 ::(0 pm
12 -05 n't
I 3:15 am
i 7 :00 am
! 7:00 am
Ar. Rock !
...110:15 ami 4:10 pm
I 1 :3ii ;.ni 7:30 pm
Accommodation trains ieave Ro'k Js' and at
6:00a. m. and 0 45 p. m ; arrive at Peoria 3:45 p.
m. and 2:30 a m. 1 eave Pf ruin 6:(0 a. m. ;arid
7:15 p.m; arrive Rock Inland 4 :00 p. m. aLd 3:05
All trains r-n dsily exret t Snr.day.
All paste ger trains arrive aud depart Union
Free Cbaircaron Fast Express between Rock
IsVnd and Feoria. btith duec.iorip.
Throntrli tickets to all point ; baggage checked
through to destination.
Lv. Rock Inland ' .lfj am
Arr. Reynolds... 10 21 em
" Cable 11 (O am
5. (5 pm
H. B. SUPLOW,
I A com. scccm
; 6.2-1 am JS.fO pm
, 7.00 am. 1 45 im
I 7.55 am' 8 OP ; m
B. STOCK HOTjEl
Gen'l Tkt. Acent.
wuczvmtiB w;th the geobhaphv of TH.S COUNTRY Y.UI OETIM
mZH VLUBLE INFORMATION FROM A STUCY OF THIS l!AP OF THE
I aTr.fy'JrT"",'??. ' f ' fTz -
Cliicauo, Rcci Islanl & Pacific lii
The Direct Route to and from Chicago. Joliet, Ottawa,
Peoria, La Salle. Muline, Bock Ilend, in ILLINOIS;
Davenport, Mitfcutin, Ottuuiwa, Obkaloosa, Dea
Moines. Winlersot, Auduliou, Harlan and Council
Elnfl's. tn IOWA: Minneapolis and St. Paul, in MIN
NESOTA; Watertou-n and Sioux Falls, In DAKOTA;
Cameron, St. Joseith and Kansas Citr, in MlSfijOriU;
Omaha, Lincoln. Fairbury and Selson. in N EBRASKA;
Atchison, Leavenworth. Horton, Topeka, Hutchinson.
Wichita. Belleville, Athene, Dodge City, Caldwell, in
KAKSAS: Kinpflsher, El Reno and Minco.in IXDLiN
TERRITORY : Denver. Colorado Spring, and Pueblo,
in COLORADO. Traverse, new areas of rich farming
and crazing lands, affording the best facilities of inter
communication to all towns and cities east and west,
northwest and southwest of Chicago and to Pacific and
VZSTTEULE EXPRESS TRAINS
Leading all competitor, in splendor of equipment,
between CHICAGO and PES MOIKES. COUNCIL
BLTTFS and OMAHA, and between CHICAGO and
DEXTER. COLORADO PPRINGS and PCEBLO, via
KANSAS CITY and TOPEKA and via ST. JOSEPH.
First-Clas. Day Coaches, FREE RECLINING CHAIR
CARS, and Palace Sleepers, with Dining Car Service.
CIok connections at Denver and Culorado Springs with
diverging railway lines, now forming the new and
TRANS-ROCKY MOUNTAIN ROUTE
Over ,whlch superbly-equipped trains run dally
THROUGH IVITHorT CHANGE U and. from Salt
Lake City, Ogden asd San Fncisco. THE ROCK
ISLAND is also the Direct ana Favorite Lin. to and
from Manltou. Pike's Peak and all other sanitary and
scenic resort, and cities and mining district, in Colorado.
DAILY EAST EXPRESS TRAINS
From St. Joseph and Kansas City to and from all Im
portant towns, cities and'sections in Southern Nebraska,
Kansas and the Indian Territory. Also via ALBERT
LEA KOt'TE from Knaa City and Chicago to Water
town, Sioux Falls, MINNEAPOLIS and ST. PAUL,
connection? for all point, north and northwest between
the lakes aud the Pacific Coast.
For Tickets, Maps. P'olders, or desired Information
apply to any Coupon Ticket OSice in the United States
or Canada, or address
E.ST. JOHN, JOHN SEBASTIAN.
GenT Manager, Gent Tkt A Pass. Agt,
Jlow ptairj la njy mini m jha scenes eF
ils my recollection recalls thenjio view,
unrt nn Irio pirtlo- nP
I ifZ. OVWij' tlbiliV. lit'lj U l JVtTJ Vt
TljsSmoke and Sms'i th.F my
nve loifcf since ceriifed, v.s
I ho v.o nF rho .ri.tf 'Ja:i f.T
As 600 as iJiy offered
BY N.K.fAiRBANK&Co.t Chicago.
i niii t ma kit now
; i-.veii. whetw ad
i vutt eoVoa&a taar
ja found, on
nmno Birasars (K) Bpruos
Succeeeor to Adameon & Ruicb,
Hock Island. 111.
Shop Nineteenth St., bet. First and Second AveDne,
General Jobbing and Repairing promptly done.
jg-Second Hand Machinery bought, sold and repaired.
H. SIEMON & SON,
toves and Xinware,
Baxter Banner CooVing and Heating; Stoves and the Oeneseo Cooking; StoTe.
Tin, Copper and Sheet Iron Work.
1508 SECOND AVE.. ROCK ISLAND, ILL.
J". JUL. CHRISTY,
Steam Cracker Bakery,
KunrrACTTOxa ot cbacxxki ahs biscuit.
Atk your Grocer tor them. They arc beat.
V8pMtaltlwt Tna Ckriity "OTITIl" and tba Citrtoty
ROCK ISLAND. Hi.
SEIVERS & ANDERSON,
Contreictors eind. Bu.ild.erB,
AXL SXHDB 07 OASPXVTXB WORK DOITS,
fyOcaetal Jobbinc doaa ea abort ttotlea aad .atlstaetlon jnarante.
Offloa and Shop 141S Fourth ATenoa, BOCK ISLAND ILL.
Goods received by
CALL AND EXAMINE.
Agency for Excelsior Roofing Company.
Chkapkk than Shtsoleb. T. H. ELLIS, Rock Island, Dl.
Bend for circular. Telephone 10M. Cor. Foorteenth St and Second At
C. J. W. SCHREINEB,
Contractor and Builder,
1121 and 1133 Fourth avenne. Residence 1119 Fourth avenue.
Flans and specifications furnished on all classes of work : also spent cf WQler's Patent Inside
Sliding Blind., something new, stylish and desirable.
ROCK IS! AND. ILL,
fcWa THE POSITIVE CURE. mg&A
(iEOKGE SOL1FEK, Proprietot.
1601 Socond Aye aa Corner ai iSxKetth.lee
Onpm.a. Barper theatre.
Ths choicest Wines. Liquors, Beer andCiflareal ways on Hand
Free Lirorh Every Day , - J SandwJeae. Famisbefl oo ftio 1 5otie.