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THE AltGUS; TUESDAY. OCTOBER 20, 1891.
No Argument in This Case !
We positively assert we will sell you Silk, Jac
quard, Chenille and Lace Curtains this week
for less money than they can be bought
for in the eastern markets. We
shall continue to make
Low Prices On Anything
in our stock, consisting of Parlor and
bed room suits, easy chairs, lounges,
couches and upholstered rockers,
cane seat rockers, dining chairs,
ward robes, cupboards, cheffoniers,
hall trees, carpets, oil cloths and
stoves of all kinds, and guarantee
our prices the lowest.
Cash or Credit; No Extra Charge.
CHAS. A. MECK,
322 Brady Street, Davenport, la.
Open every evening until 8:00 o'clock, and Saturday' until 10:00 p. m.
AGENCY FOR THE
STEAM and HOT WATER
Offlca and Shop 319 Eighteenth Street. Telephone 119
CB AS. W. YERBURY, Manager.
Rock Island, HI.
J. T. C CONNOR, Proprietor.
No. 117 Eighteenth Street
1Ui new Sample Boom is now open for business. The best ot Wines, Liquor and Ine
Imported Cigars always on hand.
J. B. ZIMMER,
THE WELL KNO"VN
ERCHANT U M.0R,
Stab Block, Opposite Hakpeb House.
' has purchased for the
Fall and Winter of 1891-2,
k larger and finer stock than evsr. These poods will arrive in a few days. Wait and see them.
ANDERSON COUNTY SOURMASH
$2.50 Per Gallon.
Removed to 219 Seventeenth 8treet
Telephone 1098. 231 Twentieth street.
the wonderful remedy
U sold with a writ-
tea turaitcc to ear aft nerroan d eape, ench a Weak Memory,
lxMof Brain Power, Headache. Wakefulm fts.JLoM. Manhood. Nifthtlr Kinla
slons, Nerronaneaa. Laaaitnde.alldralna anl lo of power of the Oeneratire
Onrana In either aexoauaed by orer exerth n, youthful errora.or exoeaalT
dm of tobacco, opium oratimnlanta which oon tead to Htfirmiif. Consump
tion and lnnanitr. put op convenient to eft' ry in Teat pocket. SI nerDack-
'uebT mail: 6 for 15. With every tj order w 5 aive a iprlttm awrmnt tacttm
I MDArmnuOi or rtfund tto money. Circular frae. Addreu .Vcrwc He C.a Chleas lii.
For Mle in Bock island bj Htrtz & Bahnsen. 8d Ave.nd 20th street
THE MUNICIPAL MILL.
It Grinds Oat a Batch of Important
Business Last Evening.
BI4 trr the Hw Paaap Apparatus fitr
- k Waterwerks Th Caaal
Prrparlva? fur th Election
OFP1CIA'. BEPORT. J
ClTT CoUHCIi ROOM, KOCK ISLAND
Oct 19 The council met in regular
semi-monln.lv session at 8 p.m., Mayor
Mc Conocbie presiding and all the aider
men present. The minutes of the last
regular and subsequent adjourned meet',
ing were read and approved,
Aid. Hetter.from tbe bridee committee,
reported completion of tbe repa'rs on tbe
Milan bridges. Tub city attorney, on
request of tbe mayor submitted an or
dinance granting to tbe United Slates
rigbt of way for the Mississippi & Mich In
gan canal across the city's highway on
Big Island, witb a proviso requiring a
bridge to be erected. Aid. Knox moved
that tbe ordinance be adopted. Carried
Also a motion instructing the mayor
and city attorney1 to go to Peoria and
present tbe ordinance to the United
States courts. Adopted.
Aid. Huesing, from the claims com
mittee, reported in favor ot allowing
Clyde Thornton $75 in full of all claims.
Report adopted and money appropriated
by unanimous vote.
Aid. Knox, from tbe finance committee,
reported bills of A. Nelson 43.87 and
Baker & Housman $86.30 on 8pencer
square account. Tbe sum of $500 was
ordered transferred from the contingent
fund to the Spencer square fund, and the
On motion of Aid . Knox tbe balance
of William McEniry's bill was sllowed.
Aid. Corkm, from tbe fire and light
committee, reported adversely on the
proposed agreement with the Gilpin Hose
conpany on the purchase of a boss
wagon, lie port accepted.
Aid. Bladel, from the ordinance com
mittee, submitted an ordinance for tbe
construction of a sidewalk in front of a
lot in tbe Old Town of Rock Island. Re
ferred back to the ordinance committee
with instructions to make certain changes.
Aid. Kennedy, from the street and tl!ev
committee, reported favorably the plat of
the Taylor addition, and returning tbe
Blanding plat without recommendation,
owing to tbe streets being but 50 feet
wide The Taylor plat was adopted by a
unanimous vote on motion of Aid. Kea
nedy. Aid. Knox moved the acceptance
of tbe Blanding plat. Motion adopted.
8 to 4.
Aid. Kennedy reported an ordinance
authorizing the Chicago, Rvk Island &
Pacific Railroad company to construct an
additional track on its Moline avenue
right of way. Passed, 11 to 1 (Thiesen.)
Aid. Kennedy called on tbe marshal to
report what be done under the resolution
instructing him to arrest tbe persors own
ing an electric light tower for - m .intain-
ing a nuisance. The marshal said he bad
been counseled against making tbe arrest
by the city attorney. The city attorney
explained that tbe property of the Brush
Electric L'ght company was in tbe cus
tody of tbe courts, and doubted tbe legal
Hy of arresting tbe custodian of tbe prop
erty. The proper way to take steps to
secure removal of tbe towers would be to
inctitute a chancery suit in the circuit
court. - -
Aid. Huesing moved that tbe marsbtl
be instructed to bang out dinger lights
on the tower at tbe corner of Fifth ave
nue and Twenty-sixth street. Lost.
Aid. Durmann from the sewer committee,
reported on the sewers along the rivtr
front. recommendiDg that tbey betx
tended to low water mark. Report re
ceived and ordered placed on file.
An ordinance author zing J. W. Potter
to construct a private sewer on Seven
teenth street, etc, was reported by Aid.
Bladel, amended and passed unanimously.
Aid. Tindall, from the waterworks com
mittee, recommended that Thomas Red
dig be paid $73 50 a month. Report
adopted and salary voted.
Aid. Kennedy moved that additional,
counsel be employed in the suit of the
city of Rock Island agtinst Oecrge Wag
Tbe clerk opened the bids for supply
ing tbe city wiih new waterworks pump
ing machinery, of 5.000,000 gallons ca
pacity, according to advertisement. Tbe
bidders atd their figures were as fol
lows: Deane Steam Pump company propo
sition A S15.18Q; B, f 11,250.
G onion Steam Pump company t28.
050; $17 540; $7,335; for old engine.
Holly Manufacturing company $24.
000: $16,500; for old engine. $3 000.
Henry R. Wnrthineton 25.650;
$18 950; for oil pump. $500.
Geonre F. Blake Manufacturing com
pany $26,000, specified terms; $25,000
cash; for o'd pump, one cent per pound.
On motion of Aid. Hucsiog and Evans
the bids were referred to the waterworks
and finance committees acd the mayor.
Aid. Knox offered a reso'ution in
structing the clerk to advertise for pro
posals for tbe Twentieth street improve
Tbe clerk read a petition from property
holders on Twentieth street asking a
change in tbe ordinance so as to provide
for the paving of a certain portion instead
of macadamizing. Placed on file.
Aid. Corken offered tbe following,
wbicb was adopted:
Whereas, The election law wi 1 go in
force at cur next municipal election;
therefore be it
Resolved, That tbe mayor s ppaint a
special committee of three aldermen and
tbe city attorney to confer with the com
mittee of the boird of supervisors of
Rock Island - county . appointed to
make the necessary purchase of elec
tion booths, etc., .required under tbe
new law in r lation to tbe city's interest
therein. Said committee shall also in
quire into the requirements of said law
as to tbe necessity of reJistricting tbe
polling places of certain wards and all
such other points and information bear
ing on said new law in the mode of elec
tions as to make tbe sami legal in force
and effect and to report to the council.
Adjourned to next Monday evening.
Robebt Koehler, City Clerk.
Tbe soft glow of tbe tea rose it a?
quired by ladies who use Pozzoai's Com
,17 John Bowen to Stephen O'Connor,
lot 4, block 3. Thompson & Wells' add.
Rock Island. $3 000.
Edward Greim to Marcus Hanson, lot
I, block 9, Greim's second add, Moline,
John Lagerblad to Kelt O Liljenberg
s) of block 8, lot ?, Andrews & Barrows'
add, M ilioe. $850
James McConnick to Gust Olson, tract
by metes and bounds, scj 19, 18, le.
Arminious A Willis to Dora E. Hock
tract by metes and bounds, nej, 8, 17,
Claus F Schave to Hans Schave, J of
net- except two acres of se corner, 14, 18,
L S McCabe and E H Gayer to E W
Hurst, lot 3. block 4. second Fairmount
addition, Moline. $1.
Caroline Thompson, bv attorney, to T
H KlattenhotL lot 2, block 4, West Mo
Caroline Thompson, by attorney, to T
H Klattenhoff, lot 1. block 4. West Mo
Charles E White to Rufus A Smith, lot
7, block 1. Moline Heights, $300. .
Oct 17 Estate of Bailey Davenport.
Administrator's report filed.
P'ach ice cream at Krell & Math's.
Peach ice cream made from fresh ripe
peaches at Krell & Math's.
Tbe finest and sweetest line of French
candies just received at Krell & Math's.
Several modern houses on Thirtv-sixtb,
Thirty-seventh. Thirty eigih and Fortieth
streets for sale oj for rent. E. H. Guyer.
Good family horse, bogey and harness
for sale cheap if sold this week. En
quire of E D. W. H limes at C. M. & St.
Phillips' Pacifle Coast Excarstoa.
For the above named excursion the
Builington, Cedar Rapids & Northern
railway will run a tourist car every Tburs
day from Albert Li a. Minn , to Columbus
Junction, Iowa, connecting witb C, R
I. & P. Pacific coast excursion train, and
this car will go throuzh without change
to San Francisco. For rates and gen
eral information apply to nv agent of
tbe company, or J. E. uankeoan.
G.'n. Tk't aud Pass. Agt.
Allow me to add my tribute to the
ttneacy of JS y s Cream Balm. I was
suffering from a severe attack of inn"..
ecza and catarrh and was induced to try
your remedy. The result was marvelous
I coull hardly articulate, and in le s than
24 hours tbe catarrhal symp'oms and my
hoarseness disappeared and I was able to
sing a heavy role in grand opera with
voice unimpaired. I strongly recommend
it to all singers William H Hamilton,
leading bass of tfte C. D. Hess Grand
To Kstvons ana Scotland lr.
If you will send me your address we
will mail you our illustrated pamphlet
explaining all about Dr. Dye's celebrated
electro voltaic belt and , appliances, and
their charming effects upon the nervous
debilitate J system, and bow tbey will
quickly restore you to "vigor. ' manhood
and health. Pamphlet free. If you are
thus afflicted, we will" send, joq a belt and
appliances on trial.
Voltaic Belt Co.. Marshall. Mien. '
In tbe pursuit of tne goxKt Uiags of
this world we anticipate too much; we
eat out tbe heart and sweetness of world
ly pleasures by delightful forethought of
them. Tbe results obtained from tbe use
of Dr. Jones' Red Clover Tonic far exceed
all claims. It cures dyspepsia, and all
stomach, liver", kidney and bladder
troubles. It is a perfect tonic, appetizer,
blood purifier, a sure cure for ague aud
malarial diseases. Price, 50 cents, cf
"Isn't she beautiful I" occasionally ore
bears Ibis expression, as a lady with a
strikingly lovely complexion passes along
tbe street. Certain! I sbe uses the fa
mous Blush of Roses, mannfictcre:! by
Miss Flora A. Jones. South Bend. Ind.
Supplied by T. H. Thomas. Price 75
cents per bottle.
Owing to intended removal from tbe
city, tbe box factorv and business con
ducted for tbe past 21 years by William
Gray et 811 Third avenue, is offered for
sale. First class chance for some car
penter to conduct a carpenter and jobbing
shop in connection with tbe business.
Will be sold on very reasonable terms
Ecquire at premises.
B. Birkenfeld offers fr sale his entire
stock of books, stationery, confectionery
and toys, ice cream parlors and fixtures
complete. Also bis property for sale or
rent for any number of years to suit.
is and will ever be the
frlr. TnOiunta: TlaaViaahsi
'Valna n lu (Strict filuMk and
domts, Atninugia, Dpreuu ew
FREE OF CHARGED
the valnaUa baoki "(Hide to Health," wh
k- Stt.asrs.f-M i jacniiima jiiif sinisasj
a n Kmidwn. a.i
iensa, Pragos, Botterdam, Oltea.
BnrambsKi Konstsia. Lai oak.
50 Cents a bottle. For Sale try
and other drugjijo.
Brick ice cream takes th u.
w a 9V4 BUU
Krtll & Math take the lead iu turning out
the finest, purest and best in tbe three
cities. Try them when you want some
thing nice in cream.
Lnmon ice cream at Krell & Math's.
GOLD KSDAL, PASIS, 1573.
W. Baker & Co.s
from which tlio excess of
oil lias been removed, is
and it is Soluble,
are used In iU preparation. It has
more than three times the strength of
Cocoa mixed with Starch, Arrowroot
or Sugar, and ia therefore far more
economical, costing less than one cent
a cup. It is delicious, nourishing,
strengthening, easily digested,
and admirably adapted for invalids
as well as for persons in health.
Sold by Crocera everywhere.
W. BAKER & CO., Dorchester. Mass.
pur alcohol to make Wolff's Aimi:
Black ino. Alcohol is good L t Iculm ;
it is good for the skin. Alcohol is the cliii f
ingredient of Cologne, Florida Water, and
Bay Rum the well known face wa.-I:cs.
We think there is nothing too ccs'lv to uso
in a good leather preservative.
Acme Blacking retails at 20c.
and at that price sells readilv. Many
Ieop!e are so accustomed to living a c'r sf
ing or blacking at 5c. stud 10 a 1'o'tlo
that they cannot undtrrtai .1 t!.:it a l.huk
ingcan be cheap at 20c. W'c want to moot
them with cheapness if we can, and to ac
complish this we offer a reward of
for a recipe which will enable 1:3 to make
Wolff's Acme Blackiso at such a j.ri.-c-that
a retailer can profitably sell it nt 1 Or. :i
bottle. We hold this offer open
Jan. 1st, 1S93.
WOUF & BAKDOLFE, FhilaielptL;.
si--? in iC'"-' 1
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Vitehell&Ljnde's Block. Ro
Takt tin nor.
Express and ilovin
All ordcre promptly tf.ijtJt0. n,
Si r n-aronih!.
9 01 11
sbop on Market r quart. KiEeJ
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pone. ( rf ( ttt ttft-Utf Uritmt, cr. il; Ir tj
Irr, trinur lrr. i' .- 1 t -
PaKTS r-i..ly-..,..It, lltitHwsJJ.-a.TBlJ
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DAVIS & CO,
A complete stock
of Pipe,Brass Goods.
Packing;, Hose, Fire
Sole Agents for
Dean Steam Pomps
We gnirantej every cm perfect, and will send Cai , Twenty Di)V tria'. to rejo:bl(
par ies. Safety Heating BoUe's and Con rectors for f jmhir.g and
lajlng Water and Sewer
DAVIS BLOCK, Moline, 111.
1712 First Ave,, Rocklslanil
Residence Telephone 100.
3000 STOVES !
We are now prepared
To show the Largest and Be3t line of Hard ani Soft Coil
IN THE THREE CITIES.
It will pay you to call and examine the Art Gar
land, the Prince of base burners for hard
coal; the Riverside Oak, in 2 styles and
sizes, for soft coal. : These Stoves have no
equal for coal or wood. Riverside Cooks
and Ranges, Aason & Davis' Steel Ranges.
1615 and 1617 Second avenue, Rock Island, H