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THE ARGUS. FRIDAY. DECEMBER, IS 1891.
Xeal hair dolla at Taylor's.
Oysters and celery at Young's
Evening slippers the Boston.
Pine dressed chickens at May's.
Foot balls, all sixes, at Taylor's.
Home made mince meat at Young's,
Read the American's Christmas d.
Special sale 2 lil! 5 the Boston.
Music boxes, all kinds at Taylor's.
Read the An er'C'tn's Christmas ad.
Rubber toys, ail kinds, at Taylor's.
Felt bedroom nippers the Boston.
Ion't forget the dress dolls at Taylor's.
A few more bell flower apples at Trues
Postmaster Well is the latest victim of
M -it lie Yickers aod her company are at
B.iy your candies and nuts for Christ
mas at Young's
Air gun, a pound of shot free with
Ladies, if you wad something nice ia
sboppiog bags, see Taylor
. Call at Woodyatt's music house and
Ki t a Christmas lullaby free.
Pocket knirea, razors and scissors, the
best quality at Taylor's,
A large quantity of mixed nuts and
candy for Cbristmaa at Youngs
Sie.ls, every person buying one will get
a snow shovel free at Taylor's.
aicuane Bros, will close out their
dolls at any price. Open evenings.
Ni end to the Christmas goods at Mc
Cabe Bros. Open evenings.
Bicycles, velocipedes, wagons, wheel
barrows and buckboards st Taylor's.
Something entirely new is sold in silk
umbrellas at Simon & Mosenfelder's.
Baby shoes worth 50.5 go at 25 2 from
8 till 5 Saturday afternoon Boston.
Nice sweet potatoes, cranberries and
all kinds of vegetables at Young's.
i-x 5upcrv.8,ir 5. E. Goodlow and
daughter, of Iiuri.1, were in the city
A thing of beauty one of thos latest
tyle silk umbrellas at Simon fc Mosen
Buy him a box of those fine cigars for
ChristniHS at Glockhoff's, the Arcade
fca'urrlay afternoon, 3 till 5. ladies' pat.
p or pUin toe shoe, all solid, worth
tl.60 co at $1 20 the Boston J
HeM I e forever grateful if you buy him
ne of those handsome smoking jickets
at Sircon & Mosenfelder's.
Nice bright Florid oranges, bananas,
figs, dates, malaga and Catawba grapes.
nixej nuts and candies at Long's
Free rabbit lunch at Theodore Free'ff
Seventh avenue and Twelfth street, to
morrow night. lie has a'so a lot of flee
chickens, geeee and turkeys which will
be disposed of.
As usual, the book store of R. Cramp
ton & Co is the favorite trading place for
holiday goods. A greater variety of
choice books and cthtr suitable articles
fcr gifts can be found there.
The funeral of the late Frederick Her
man was held yesterday afternon, Rev.
W. S. Marquis officiating. The pall
bearers were Petf r Nichols. Will Pears,
W. Baker, Frank Qjayle, Cnarles Daily
and August Nissen.
When purchasing holiday goo as in the
jewelery line we call your special atten
tion to the grand display of genuine Bo
hear lan garnets in brooches, t atrings, and
necklaces, etc , to be s en at Woltmann's.
He has also one of the finest displays to
be s :en in diamonds and other articles in
the jewelry line, which are all nw and
At present and during the disability of
Dr Peck, the medical work of the Rock
Island road is in the bands of Dr. W. D
oiiuoieton, oi uayenport. Jo successor
to t ie lamented surgeon -inchief has
been appointed. Mr. Cabls is in Naw
York and nothing will bs done in that
matur till his return. There is, as yet,
u'uaii luuui'uion oi me name oi lue ap
Thursdav afternoon the Davenport &
Rock InUrul railway company began the
worn ot removing the curve that con
nects the Main and Second street tracks.
This is pnsumably preliminary to the
abandonment of the Ioep lints. The ac
tion of the couocil in ordering an ordi
nance prepared rescinding the ordinance
grunting the franchise of these lines has
been the town topic today. The cent ral
expresdon seems to be one of tatief action
that tlis has been done. The course to
be taken by the company in the matter
has not yet appeared. Davenport Demo-
The -will of the late William Genung,
of Coe, was admitted to probate in the
county court this morning. It was dated
Nov. 21. 1S9D, and was witnessed by E.
B. Stone and George D. Moore, and
names his wife, Elizabeth Genung, as
executrix. I. directs that after his debts
have all been settled, all real estate und
personal property shall belong to his wife
so.longasshe remains his wiJow. At
the time of her death or remurriage the
will specifies how the property shall be
divided among his heirs. The estate is
compose 1 of about 260 acres of land and
about f 3 500 worth of personal pr p- i
When looking for Xuas g:fts, don't
fail to stop in at
Bibles, bibles, bibles at Tavlor's.
aid inspect his line of hol d ly good,
which is always tLe largest and best in
the city. While some competitors blow
and bluster, bear in mind that J. Kaaiser
never misleads the oublic hv senanrinniil
advertisements, but has the goods, both
in quantity, quality and endlets variety
to ehow the public at prices that are riht.
and puzz'e competitors. His line of gold
spectacles and optical foods is immense
Clocks in endless varieties; solid silver
and plated ware in innumeral le stjles
and design; more fancy sti.ne riugs than
all the other stocks in the city put to
gether. His stock of diamond, com,
prising rines, pedants and brooches, is
uDsurpt8sat)ie. His line or watches, in
cluding diamond studed. fancy var
iecated. raised grtld, ornamented ami
plain. IS THE LARGEST IN THE
l tin b ti CITIES. C.l and be con
vinced. Remember the place,
1827 Second Avenue, Rock Island.
Annual Clearance Sale.
Bttyp en now and the tiret of
the year we shall follow our an
nual custom of closing out our
ptock as c ose as possible be
fore the first of January. .Any
one thinkirg of purchasing a
piano or organ will certainly
save money and do well by call
ing on D. Roy Bowlby, 1726
Second avtnue, Kock Island.
We guarantee prh es and rrms
to suit those who wish to buy
for hoi day presents. We still
handle the old reliable HalJet
fc Davis and Em-rson pianos,
which our Louse has Landed
continuously for 30 yars thn
alone will recommend and our
flew Scale Kimball piano is the
wonder of the musical ac-e
Call and get prices: no trouble
to ahow goods. We have on
hand a few good upr.ght pianos
which have been rented or used
for concerts. We positively
guarantee to make prices on
second hand instruments that
will sell them to anyone who
wants a piano: we don't nro-
pose to carry ovtr the first of
January anything secondhand.
Will sell on easy payments;
call early and get your choice
13. Rov I3ovlbv.
That's Good for All the Year.
ai! soot r o tfir
The sort of tree that pleases patrons
nrt onlv at Christmas, but from Christ -ms
to Christmas. A tree bearing the
fruit this does can only stand as the out
growth of a reputable firm stalwart,
Sttndar!, staple all through the year
'92 You'll find those things aud they
are what wise people look for our
strong attractions. But all this is pre
liminary; what we 'want to mention
specially is that we have just opened a
brigh', fresh, new assortment for the
holidays of umbrellas in the ncwrst
81k l:andkerchii'f4, very exquisite.
Initial handkerchiefs, nerfect beauties.
buk and cashmere mufll ers, a beautiful'
present. Neckwear, a rich assortment.
Kid gloves and mittens, something use
ful. Sttin vuspendcra, they'll make his
heart glad. Night robes, most beauti'ul
Drop in aod eee us; no trouble to thow
1728 Second A ve.
c 1 NTIRE
Handkerchiefs for ladies.
Handkerchiefs for gents.
Handkerchiefs for" every
Silk handkerchiefs, 2c.
Gents' large w hite hanker
Immense assortment of
1c, 3c, 4c and 5c.
Express and Moving.
AH orders promptly attended to. Char-
aLeave order at R. Trcnaman's Ears
bop on Market nqnare
A handsome variety in
silk and wool. Attend
this handkerchief sale and
Ladies' black mohair
Ladies black satin skirts
Ladies" w ool skirts.
Table sets, linen.
Rock Island. Illinois.
Carry the lews, a JOY to Many
AMD EASY TTIEIESlVirS-
We Must Unload Our Large Stock of
Dining- and Parlor Tables,
1 -TWi:?A IK
Antique oak high back dining chairs, cane seat rockers easv
chairs, fancy upholstered rockers, lounges and couches, carpets,
rugs and table covers, a nice assortment; matresses, bedding
blankets and comforters, carpet sweepers, useful and ornamental;
Albums, lamps, comb and brushTsets, smoking and shaving setsclocks and silver-plated ware,
pictures and easels at prices' sure to -please; ladies' desks, book cases, library cases, music cabinets.
and many other useful and appropriate Holiday Gifts.
GASH OK CREDIT; AT CA8H PRICES.
GH Aft1 A ' IViFCK 822 Brady. Street, DAVENPORT, IOWA. Telephone Xo. 42H
Vl.inv.i J8. iVIfcai Oia veaings till 2 Uock, Stuidays till 10.