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THE ABGUS, MONDAY, DECEM13EK 7, 1891.
"WATCH THIS SPACE
fg" SPECIAL HOLIDAY
Of Plush, Horn and' Leather Fancy Goods suitable for Christmas Gifts, which we will
announce in a few days.
of this Sale is:
You are all interested in Christmas; if not, you will be, if you visit our retail store and seethe
We have in store for you. So don't buy until you
Hartz & Bahnsen.
She Ttefiil to Imagine.
! h woman on a Second ave-
-.rficf cr the other day with her
tal ui with a handkerchief, and
iy oninsite was a ben i cm lookintr
whn w;l on the watch to extend
it; n to Home poor suffering fel-
i'rt.-4i. H had scarcely noticed
mn when he leaned forward and
nMildl her head.
had: Ache very bad?"
crl iil fit'.'iin.
J li-iw to pity yon. rd abont
n t knocked down with a club as
the toothache for fifteen minutes.
'e.ynn'vp tried peppermint, pare-
camphor, hot salt, whisky and all
cii. citittmnprl tViA hpnicm mAn.
fewd tlmt all these things can be
PBe bv Btrenpth r,f will Tiower.
y that imagination has a srood
do with it. Suppose you imagine
Fur tooth doesn't ache the least
isd mppose yoa imagine that you
MWst fool in New York!" hotly
iaed the woman as the tooth gave
P which lifted her a foot high.
w-'tiifni man muttered. "Um!
nd went to the end of the car and
and Iw-can to read a newspaper.
' York Evening World.
Wnteil it to ne Gentle.
"an who had been arraiirned on the
r 'ii stciiimo; a sheep was so sen-
mat it required all of the judge's
'venp8 to keep him from break-
,Jo under his heavy load of humih-
A, jnd:," he pleaded: "please be
"With me. T can't ntjind this awful
t m.iv he " t.Vin -indcri renlied.
d'Vt von steal that sheen?"
indite, but I beer von to make
Meno appear as gentle as possible.
ip'at iKjiiever in appearances."
try to favor von " said the
f6- ''Instead of sentencing von for
i a 8iie;p i will sentence you for
'us a liimb."
'lank you. indcre: but now as to
Us' the fame for a lamb as for a
r-ol.l ram. lint th limh nnntence.
- W a genuer appearance.
;-tiui!;k yon, judge" he faltered.
' i2iiiiLiv: hliii l litre w o
S CHEAPER than any other dressing
at any price, 1 it 5 cents, 10 cents, or
25 cents, you can convince yourself by
wearing one shoe dresstd with Acme
Blacking and the other shoe dressed
with whatever happens to be your
favorite dressing. While Acme Black
ing will rndure a month through snow
or rain, and can, if the shoe is soiled,
be washed clean, the oth r dressing will
not Tast a single day ir. wet weather.
Your shoes will lock better, last
longer and be more comfortable if
dressed wkh Wolff's A nne Blacking.
WOLFP 4t RAKDOLPH, Philadelphia.
J. Ma CHRISTY.
MAHUFACTURER OF CRACKERS 1X0 BISCUITS.
Ask Your Grocer for Them.
The T are Bent.
The Christy "Otstxb" and Christy "Wins."
B. F. DeGEAR,
Contractor and Builder,
Office and Shop Corner Seventeenth Bt. . . T?-,L- Tdmsl
and Seventh Avenue, " IVOCK ISiailU.
If All kinds of carpenter work a specialty. Flam and estimates for all kinds of buQdlogs
furnished on application.
SEIVERS & ANDERSON,
CONTRACTORS and BUILDERS.
All Kinds ol Carpenter "Work Done.
General Jobbing done on short notice and satisfaction guaranteed. -
Offioe ani Shop 1412 Fourth Avenue, ROCK ISLAND.
'I'uiit the sentence that did
"-k him. Arkansaw Traveler.
JOTICTK TO CONTBAfTOBS.
Healed d'odomIs will be received at the city
clerk's office, Kock Island. III., until Monday, 5
o'clock p. m.. Decern ntr tin, ibwi, ior coi.siruciiog
the improvements ordered by an ordinance of aaid
city psfsert July 6, 18U1, and Is e Titled, '-An ordi
nance rT ine linprovciuent ui iuru titiiu.t uuiu
the east line of Twenty-fonrth t- the west line of
Ninth street. Nineteenth 8 reet from the
north line of First avenue to the
north line of Third avenue .nd of the alley
between Eighteenth and Nineteenth streets and
Second and Third avenues, rrotn me soinn nne oi
Second avenue to the north line of Third avenue,"
and for furnishing the materials and doing the
work according to the plans i-nci specifications
The work spec'fied in said ordinance will be di
vided into four paving dittrt. ts d let separately.
The first district from the west line of Ninth street
tothewestline of Fifteenth f :reet; the second
from the west line of Fifteenth -itreet to the west
line of Twentieth street; the tl.lrd from ihe east
line of Twentieth tiet to thee ist line of Twenty-fourth
street, all on Third a 'enue; tke fourth
on Nineteenth street from therortn line of First
avenue to the north line of T:iird avenue; also
Plans and specifications for said Improvement
on file at the city clerk's office.
Blank bid will te furnished m application.
All bids must be accompaniel with a certified
check in the sum of five huudn d dollars, payable
to the order of the treasurer c f said city, which
shall become forfeited to said i Ity incase the bid
der shall fail to enter into connect with approved
sureties to execute the work lor the price men
tioned in bis bin, and ascordinc to the plans and
specifications in the event :hat the contract
should be awarded to him.
n i.A i..i,t ... or, xi nr nil hidR or proposals
received Is hereby expressly reserved by said
City. HOBEBT KOKH1.KB,
3 city Clerk.
Rock Island, 111., NovenheriS, 1S91.
Proprietor of tbcfBrady Street
fpursu,;t0I KOoa thing.
out , e antlciPate much; we
, oe heart and sweetness of world
.- Tuc results obtained from the use
vclii Ilcd cl0Yn Tonlc far exceed
'.n, ?8, It cures dyspepsia, and all
1 Ji'er, kidney and bladder
i- It is a perfect tonic, appetizer,
Wui11!.. a Bure curo or Bio and
r rr- .c a'ar-j .
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r RKHNUV. HilMCI. Mi
fan, Ci ) mlh '
inc. I millrann t'amtt of 5!rf,,r,e
PARTH. r.'rinr them HKALTH
Kltrie lliml l.isllj. '
BKI.T mm 8irai7 C.iwl So. m
iLT ANtt SUSPEMSOM
Am tnr lhiTM?CltlC Blir
log rlj. BIM, S!"p
. forfait in
All kinds of Cut Flowers constantly on band.
Green Houses . ' Flower Store
One block north of Central Park, the largest in la. 804 Brady Street, Davenport, Iowa .
C. J. W. SCHREHfEB,
Contractor and. Builder,
1121 and 1123 Fourth avenne . Residence 1119 Fourth avenne.
Plans and specifications furnished on all classes of work ; also agent of Wtiler's Patent Inside
Sliding Blinds, something sew, stylish and desirable.
BOCK ISLAND, ILL.
GEOBGE SCHAFER, Proprietor.
1801 Second Avenne, Comer of Sixteenth 8 tree Opposite Harper's Theatre. (
The choicest Wines, Liquors. Beer and Cigars always on Hand
free Lnnr.h Kverv Tav
Randwienes Furnished on 8bo t Notice
lavenport Business College,
COMPLETE LN AT.T. DEPARTMENTS.
FORICATALOGUES ADDHKSS ' ; ' ,
J. C. DUNCAN, Davenport, la
CONTRACTOR AND BUILDER,
Shop corner Twenty-second street and Ninth avenne. Residence 3935
E(Ti prepared to make estimates and do all kinds of e&rpenter work. Give him a trial.
ow ptairj b njy mirjd ivre ifie scenes op
It I J .lIIWJ(UtW ,
Tlje soa,p-keftIe hung oa ft e poles of
l MaaMAta L 111 ArJ a
Tl2f5moke and freSmell ir7cF my
BdftcsedavicFooAP Artd . .
hive forg since aepaned, we
pray ana we fjope,
Tfje use of Hie sfeff 'ganfo
d-wflut A ii (
vBY N.K.Fairbank&Co., Chicago..
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H. SIEMON & SON,
toves and Tinware!'
Burner Cooking and Heating Stores and the Geneseo Cooking BUrrw.
Tin, Copper and Sheet Iron Work.
1508 SECOND AVE,. ROCK ISLAND, ILL.
FALL AND WINTER STOCK
of Goods received by
tSF"Call and Examine.
Manufacturer of all kinds of
BOOTS AND SHOES
Gents' Fin Shoe a specialty. Repairing done neatly and promptly
A share of your patronage respectfully solicited.
1618 Second Avenue, Roak Island, BL
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