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THE ABGUS, WEDNESDAY. OCTOBEK 14, 1891.
THURSDAY MORNING, OCT., 15.
We will place on sale and leave until sold, a great
neof unusual values, of which the following is a part:
eS5 r- -
i. i-' inch Lnii-8 Uloiti, real
r.,i yar.is . . . ...... K114
'ut V :.. PUnnl. reill value 20c.
l''?f'.'S.i..M 14j uer vanl.
, p,,j,1 till"1"'
,. special price Jiu yr jam.
5"iwFall Piait's. well assorted,
, ; b i,t (.f -5c Suiting, in nlaids,
"f- . I.Wfc nnnris f.llir
Sorrily - J ......
!",. ilollr cuods, for 83c ptr jard
',"! won! Henrietta, COc o.jds. for
,5. ml Yard
! Silt W'rp Henrietta will be marked
J 93c per yard.
S1 ... I. T Son... .1 Qq
f f,e Dress Robes Cheap.
jjoi'd Henrietta Robe. . . 3 98
'. Serge R ibeg 7 25
. Cornel's Hir Robes 11 43
Fie Broadcloth Robes 16 43
HiirST'P8 Robes 12 48
-ntand Gingham Department.
uWariPrmts, (fast colore) Sic
r " ' n . r-.- 1 n
hue D-Sl I t'"'" ;
ten cent Seersucser jc
0! Tcnris Flannels OJc
. yards Apron Gingham 6 jo
;ks and Evening Dress Goods.
I i-.K sre some of toe best vaIujs ever
l:;n:lu Diaca cum,
hjTT Bines Rtiadama, at 58c
e.Tier " " " 7j
Pare ?iis bick raiie, o
lieavy wide " " " J8.:
ieiTTCordtd Biactt Benaline, flue lunire,
marked $1 19 per yard
Ettra q'laluy Pau de Soire. er heavy.
puiMietd in every way. at i sv per
We wish to announce that we have
it niictd on sale a tine line of 40 men
Masiin de Nitre in Plain and Polka Dots
; t; lie beat eTening shades. Il is the
litest id fine evening cres goods.
-II . ft . .
t'i l'.a win go at s inric
3 " 2c each
;n " " " ' as each
IS ' Initial Handkerchiefs. . .lie each
5 " " " . . .15-' each
Wt are show in i? some beauties in Swiss
I kbroiiieri-rt, at l?c each.
1 40 pieces white and unbl'd Crash.. :.8$3
i lot linen Crush .(JJc
No department in the store is more
complete than tbis. We believe we are
safe in saying that what we do not have
or cannot get is not worth having in
Ladies', Misses', Children's and Infants'
garments. Notice the following leading
A black reefer, rough t fleet, only $3 75
A black reefer, better material. $5 00
A black vest front jacket, very showy,
5 93 each.
A Hack cbeviot reefer, light gray.
Erummer trimmed, special value, $7 90
We are making specialties of mu ffloon
trimm.d jackets, ranging from $15 to f 25
We wish to state to the trade that re
ports from dealers in different cities are
that plashes are still selling, and we find
good values in the right styles selling
here. They are garments hard to Teplace
with something else on account of their
warm h and richness. Thursday we will
place on sale
15 fine pksa jackets at $13 25 each.
12 " reefers at $13 87
23 " " sacquesat$15 50
10 at $23 50 "
18 c f the best plush sacques ever offer
ed any where at f tiS.OO.
L.aaies, Misses and Children s
30 doi en 23o Ladies Black Wool Hose at
20c a pair.
aoz?n ed3 DiacK wool iiose at 02 a
A line of fine imported Cashmere Hose
will go on sale at 5Sc a pair.
1 lot F eeced Lined, in black and colors, at
23c a pair.
1 lot n arked at 80c a pair.
1 lot Child's Wooi Hose, sizs 6J to 8 , at
11c to 17c a pair.
1 lot Child's Wool Hose, sizes 5 to 8. at
18c to 33c a pair.
A flie assortment now ready. Notice
these thtee specials:
llotle Wool Shawls, in black and
cream, 42 j each.
1 lot 1 3e Wool Shawls at $1.25.
1 lot Children's Caps. 45 i.
1 lot nede Kid Gloves, a bargain lot,
special price 58c a pair.
1 lot Illack Cashmere Gloves, special, 15c
1 lot Iilack Cashmere Gloves, special 25c
Good values now on sale in Ladies',
Gen'' an I Misses' Heavy Gloves.
25 pair Alcsxar
muslin, 4Jc per yard,
1 bale, 82 inches wide, nnbieacbed
muslin, 3c per yard.
i,uouyaras4 4 Lyel Best unbleached
, , . . JDuslin. 61c per jard.
i.uuu yaras 4-4 JiUerton bleached
muslin, 7c per yard.
i iui unoieacnea sneeting, 15c.
1 lot good unbleached Canton flpnnel.
4c per yard.
i lot oeavy iu centuanton flannel for
8c. per yard,
i 101 neavy scarlet flannel, 25c per
zo pair uetnei white blankets, f 1.48
$2.50 per pair.
i, j pair nne lail wool) white blankets.
$3.48 per pair.
pair neavy (.all wool) grey
blanket!-, $3.65 per pair
60 pair heavy (all wool) scarlet
blankets, $2.75 per pair.
Ladies', Misses' and Gents, Un
The following are extraordinary val
33 doxen Gents' Gray Shirts and Draw
era, regular value, 35c: stxcial. 25c.
20 dozen Gents' White Merino Shirts will
be marked 20c each.
24 dczen heavy 50 cent White Merino
Shirts and drawers at 44s each.
33 dozen Gents' Natural Shirts and Drow
era. at 89s each.
l lot .Ladies Jersey Vests and. Pants, at
1 lot fifty cent Merino Vests and Pants at
1 lot Ladies' fine Jersey Vests and Pants,
at 44e each.
Hot Ladies' fine Jersey Vests and PantB
all wool, at 95c each
Will offer two lines Gents' Half Hose
at 22c and 25c per pair; which are eplen
1 lot Linen Splashers, stamped, will be
marked 10c each.
1 lot Linen Splashers, stamped, regular
zoo gooas, at i us eacn.
Another lot of those Towel Rings, Rib
bon Trimmed, at 25s each.
1.000 yards of embroidery edging re
duced from 6z to 4c per yard.
i,ouu yaras oi swiss ana Hamburg em
broideries, formerly 12 and 15c. 8pe
cial price 10c per yard.
1 lot Unbl'd Table Linen, special 35c
1 " " " 64c
1 ' Linen Towels, special 4J;
i " " " lie
1 " Turkey Red " 863
fynCaGO, BOCK ISLAND A PACIFIC If AIL
V Depot corner Fifth avenue and Thirtv
art atreet. Frank H. Plnmmer. agent.
Council blofl A MinaeBO-1
ta Day Kzpreu I
Kansas City Day Bzpraas...
Council Bias's Mumeso-1
ta Express f
Council bluffs A Denver I
waited Vestibule Jx.. f
ansae CUt I.iinrt
tOolngwesV. tGoingeast. Daily,
7 ."06 am
BUKLJNUTON ROCTB-C B. O. RAIL
war Denot Pimt
M.J. Young, agent. ,
St. Loau Kxpress
St Louis Kxprees
St. Paul Xxpren
Way freight (Sterling
o :6 am
9 :-J6 u
1 :20 am
CHICAGO, MILWAUKEE ST. PAUL RAIL
way Racine & Southwestern riivislnn n.
pot Twertieth street, between First and Second
avenue. E. D. W. Holmes, agent.
For Saturday and Monday only, 1 ,000 cakes of 2-cent But-'
termilk Toilet Soap at 10c per cake. "
Harned, Pursel & Von Maur,
LEADERS AND PROMOTERS OF LOW PRICES, ,
103, 105 Cor. Second and Brady, Davenpcrt. N12l and 123 Main St., Ottumwa, Iowa.
tWhsu the Enslue Came Alans; Ha
Atant a mile from Calera, Ala., we
to a place where the railroad track
a ruMic highway, and stuck on
track was mule hitched to a ricketr
wagon loaded with wood. The front
ala had stopped at the rail, and the
ome was fr across the metals. He
there with his head down and his
Z5 ''J- working, and lying on the
- mur Dy was an old negro man
'What'8 the matterr 1 asked, as we
plied UleWl haS dnn Eis;cd bact" he
"Do you mean he won't pull his load
w; the track?"
"'Zactly, sah-'zactly. He kin do It
d. tWant8 ter. bt he jest won't He'a
oostmatest critter in dis hull stait."
of our party got down aud took
&mmal by the bit and tried to start
op. but he hnng back tmtil he al
"wt sat down.
'U bu'u't no nse tryin," said the owner
funvard- "He's one of dew
wtoL n,ewls who sot once ia
bom, f;an when dat fit strikes him he'a
anJ to stay right dar."
tmrf.lf you don,t t'et hii S hell b
b' a train."
an.tn 'lelp U' 8ah- He'8 dna
now dat train fnr ,on Ut48'
boost tTere Plng to seize the wagon and
onel aaij J? le ontfit but the col-
if the "nigger" didn't care It
was 110 tnneral or ours. We beard a
train coming and got back oct of the
way, and the negro waved his hand and
shouted to the mule:
"P-el dat eye of yours now an see dem
kdver-jd kj-ars! You've dun bin crazy to
gitni-jbdat bnllgine an see if it was
alive, an yo'll soon know all about itl"
It v.'as a heavy freight train coining on
a dovn grade. The engineer tooted as
he rcanded the carve, but the male
never raised his head. Instead of trying
to stop more steam was pat on, and next
moment that mole went twenty feet
high, while it rained wagon wheels and
pine knots .all over the township. As
the train passed on we found the mole
in the bashes thirty feet from the track.
He was all there, bat dead aa a door
nail. The negro came slowly np, took a
long look, and then shook bis fist at the
dead animal and said:
'I dnn tole yo' dat bnllgine was alive,
but y 3' wouldn't believe itl I hope yo'
feel lietter nowl Yo' has went an got
yourself killed off, de wagon basted np,
an lei t me to go to de porehouse, an
mebbe de next mewl I has will hev some
sense in his head!" New York World.
Cholly What's the difference, old
chan ie. between a woman and a lady?
Tve beard, don't yoa know, bat I can't
Dicky My deah boy, a lady ia a sort
of a woman we are acquainted with,
while a woman is a sort of a lady other
peopl ) are acquainted with. New York
C. O. D.
221 and 223
AL Laundry Work done on short notice.
A specialty of Dress Skirts.
Prices as Low as the Lowest.
No. 1724 THIRD AVE.
" A. M. & Ik J. PARKER,
9 Flrst-clsss work acd special attention to
HINQ rs UP,
Telephone No. 1214
au and ICmn.,.
St. Paul Express
a :uu pn
ROCK ISLAND PEORIA RAILWAY DK
pot First avenue and Twentieth street. F
H. Rockwell, Agent.
Fait If all Express
2 : pm
MOST DIRECT ROUTE TO THX
East, South and Southeast.
Lv. Rock Is' and.
Pricct ville ..
9 :44 am
1 :Vii to
Terre 11 ant-
St. 1 ouis
8:04 i m
8 57 pm
4 85 pm
4 :5T pm
1:15 pml 9:15 pm
3:45 im 410pm
4-00 pm 12 -OS n't
5:50 pm 10:00 pm
1 :30 am
8 :o0 pm
Ar. Rock island.
110:15 80! 4:10pm
I 1:30 pmi 7:80 pm
Accommodation trains leave Rork Ts'and at
a :uu a. m. and e.45 p. m ; srrive at Peoria S :45 d
m. and :80 a m. 1 eave Pemia :t'0 a. m. and
7:15 p. m; arrive Rock Island 4 :00 p. m and 8:05
All' trains r-n dsllv extent Snndav.
a 11 passe ger trains arrive and depart Union
Free Ctalrcsron Fast Express It tveen Hock
Isond and Peoria, both direc'iona.
Thiongh ticket- o all points; baggage cnecked
uiruuo u uesLisauon.
Lv. Rock Island. 9.1o cm 4.00 pm
Ait. Reynolds. 10 40 am 6.16 pm
Cable : 11.00 m 6 40 pm
Lv. Cable 6.2" am IS-'Opm
Ar. Reynolds 7.00 ami 1.45 im
" Bock Island 7.55 am' 6.00 pm
H. B. 8UDLOW, R. BTfCBHOtfrK,
Superintendent. Gen'l Tkt. Agent.
UNACQUAINTtO WITH THE GE0GRAPHT OF THIS COUNTRY WIU 06TAIV
MUCH VALVtSlE INFORMATIOH FROM A STUDT OF THIS MAP OF THE
CMcaps-Bocl IsM & Pacific By,
The Direct Route to and from Chicago, Jollet, Ottawa,
Peoria, La Salle, Mollne, Rock Island, in ILLINOIS;
Davenport. Muscatine, Ottumwa, Oakaloosa, Des
Moines, Wintcract, Audubon, Harlan and Council
Bluffs, In IOWA ; Minneapolis and St. Paul, In MIN
NESOTA; Watertown and Sioux Falls. In DAKOTA;
Cameron, 8t. Joseph and Kansas City, in MISSOURI;
Omaha, Lincoln, Fair bury and Kelson, in NEBRASKA
Atchison, Leavenworth, Horton, Topeka, Hutchinson.
Wichita, Belleville, Abilene, Dodge City. Caldwell, in
KANSAS ; Kingfisher, El Reno and Minco, In INDIAN
TERRITORY ; Denver, Colorado Springs and Pueblo,
in COLORADO. Tm.NM -i.i. , ,
aud (raxing lands, affording the best acuities of Inter
Hwiuuunun w mu wwns ana clues east and west,
northwest and southwest of Chicairo and tn piah
VXSTIBUZJS EXPRESS TRAINS
Leading all competitors In splendor of equipment,'
between CHICAGO and DES MOINES. COUNCIL
BLUFFS and OMAHA, and between CHICAGO and
DENVER, COLORADO 8PRINQ8 and PUEBLO, via
KANSAS C1TT an TflPP C A .nji m. tn.t.i,
Flrat-aass Day Coaches, FREE RECUSING CHAIR
CARS, and Palace Sleepers, with Dining Car Service.
Close connections at Denver and Colorado Springs with
diverging railway lines, now mrming the new and
TRANS-ROCKY MOUNTAIN ROUTS
Over which irrrjerblv-eoulnoed sraina m 4.11.
THROUGH WITHOUT CHANGE to and from Salt
Lane city, ogtien and Baa F-wisco. THE ROCK
ISLAND Is also the Direct awr Favorite Line to and
from Manltou. Pikes Peak and all other sanitary and
scenic resorts and cities and mining districts in Colorado,
DAILY FAST EXPRESS TRAINS
From St. Josrph and Kansas City to and from all 1m
portant towns, cities and sections in Southern Nebraska,
Kansas and the Indian Territory. Also via ALBERT
LEA ROUTE from Kansas City and Chicago to Water
town. Sioux Falls, MINNEAPOLIS and ST. PAUL,
conncctiong for all points north and northwest between
the lakes and the Pacific Coast.
For Tickets, Maps, Folders, or desired Information
apply to any Coupon Ticket Office ia the United States
ar Canada, or address
. 8T. JOHN. , JOHN SEBASTIAN.
talltaaacsx. ! Genl Tkt Pass. Aft,
CHJC4 :4XIi. ;
well satisfied bz
Isirje Best LAUNDRYSoAPirjilje vorld
ixrid I use it in nxy M.dL cleninii'
A I IVf. n i - ".u
CERS KEEP JT.
Successor to Adanaeon & Rnick,
Hock Island. 111.
Shop Nineteenth St., bet. First and Second Avenue.
General Jobbing and Repairing promptly done.
!3Second Hand Machinery bought, sold and repaired.
H. SIEMON & SON,
toves and Xre-
Baxter Banner Cooking and Heating Stoves and the Geneseo Cooking Btoram.
Tin, Copper and Sheet Iron Work.
1R08 SECOND AVE.. ROCK ISLAND, ILL.
Steam Cracker Bakery,
stAXUFACTTRXX OF CKACXXU AX3 XUCTTm.
Ask your Grocer for theaa. They art beat,
S'aVaUaMast Tka Caristy "OlfTll" aad tks Cartety "WATIft."
HOCK ISLAHD. lUa.
SEIYERS cfc ANDERSON,
Contractors and Bu.ild.ero,
ALL KIHDB OI OASFXVTXB WOKX SOU,
OaSoe and Shop 1411 Toartk ATesae,
BOCK LBLAKD ILIa,
Fall and Winter Stock
. OF GOODS EECE1TKD BT
HOPPE ' The Tailor.
J"Call and Examine.
pen for the Season. ' &
(moline avistje) Joe Huber's Garden,
A magnificent place for picnics, parties, etc.
CONTRACTOR AND BUILDER,
Shop corner Twenty-second street and Ninth avenue. Residence 8936
fcsr is prepared to make estimates and do all kinds of Carpenter work. Give him a trial.
Proprietor of the Brady Street
(All kinds of Cat Flowers constantly on hand.
Green Houses Flower Store-
One block north of Central Park, the largest la Ia. SOi Brady Street. Daveaport,Iowa.
C. J. W. SCHRELNEB,
Contractor and Builder,
1121 and 11S Fourth avenue. Residence 1119 Fourth avenue.
Plan, and specifications furnished on all classes of work : also spent of WQler's Patent Imlss
Sliding Blinds, something new, tyli.h and desirable.
ROCK ISLAND. ILL.
GEORGE SCHATEB, Proprietor.
1601 Second Arenae, Comer of Sixteenth 8tre - Opposite Harper'a Thsssra. '
The choicest Wines. Liquors, Beer and Ctears always on Hand
Free Luittb. Every Day . . BaadwieheaFttniUboarnio.t Hoaka