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THE ARGUS. TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 2f 181)2
DO NOT FORGET!
We are headquarters for House Furnishings. We
have arrangements for more room. '
A LARGER STOCK AND LOWER PRICES
Furniture, Carpets, Stoves, Etc,
To those contemplating housekeeping or refurnishing.
You can buy a Parlor suit.
a Bedroom Set.
a Cook or Ileating Stove.
a Side board or Cupboard.
a Dining Table.
a Set of Diningreom Chairs.
" a Cane-seat or Upholstered Rocker.
a Bed Spring or Mattress,
a Parlor or Library Ta ble,
a Book Case or Desk,
a Wardrobe or Cheffonier.
a Lounge or Couch,
a Carpet, Rug or Mat.
" "a Pair of Lace or Chen lie Curtains,
t. .i t a window Shade.
In fact anything you need to furnish 1, 2, ? rooms,
or an entire house on our usual terms.
CASH OR CREDIT.
Open evtcj evening until 8:00 o'clock, anl Saturdays mttl 10:00.
CHAS. A. MECK.
322 Brady Street, Davenport, la.
AGENCY FOR THE
STEAM and HOT WATER
Office and f 1 ( ) ;1S Pit tit. i pih frticot. li'.tj 1 I e 1J
CHAS. W. YE RE CRY, Munascr.
Rock Island, 111.
If HIRSSSPS. r PROTECT YOUR EYES 1
MR. II. HIRSCHBERG,
MR. H- HIRSCHBERG.,
The wcll-kn iwn Optician of G29 Olive St.
(X. E. cnr. 7 hand Olive), St. Lonis. baa
appointed T fl. Thomas as agent for bis
celebra'cd t iamond Spectacles and Eye
plashes, and also for his Diamond Non
('hnnceablc Spectacles and Eyeelasses.
The elaxscs are the greatest invention
ever made li spectacles, by a proper
construction 01 tne Lens a person pnr
chasins a pair of these Non-Chaneeable
Glasses never has to change these glasses
from the eyes, and every oair purchased
is guaranteed, so that if they ever leave
the eyer (no matter how or scratched the
Lenses arc) -bey will tarnish the pvty
with a new tntr or classes free or cbartre
T. H. THOMAS has a full assortment
and invites all to aatlsfv themselves
of the Ereai superiority of these Glasses
over any and all others now in no e to call
and examine tne same ai T.u. -mom',
druggist and iptician. Roc (Island.
No Paddlera Supplied.
New Stock of
BOOTS AND SHOES
At the lowest prices. All goods marked in plain figures.
No. 307 Twentieth Street, Rock Island.
DAVIS & CO,
Heating and' Ventilating Engineers,
Gas and . Steam Fitting, , ,
A complete line of Pipe, Brass Goods, Pa cking Hose,
Fire Brick,JEtc. Largest and best equipped
establishment west of Chicago.
TAVIS BLOCK, Moline, 111.
1712 First Ave,, Rock Island, I1L
01 1Y AFFAIRS.- ,
Regular Monthly Council Meeting
Last KreninjEi - i ; !;
The Condi tl o o'r 1lias AvmnMhe
KicrtifFili Wieei Paveairat
' an 4 ui- River jvf niton
Iay Koll Other,
OFKlCIAL KEPORT. J
ClTT CODNCIL KOOM, KOCK ISLAND
Feb. 1 The council met it regu
lar monthly scsh m at 8 p. m..
Mayor McCooochie presiding and nil the
alderman present except Tiodali. The
minutes of last meeting were read and
approved. OfUiers repcr: for the
month cf Jaauary were read and ordered
placed on file.
Aid. Knox, from the finance commit-,
tee, submitted an or.iioaoce which was
unai'imoubly adopted allowing bills out
of the various funds as follows:
LABOR PV VOI.I..
Jan. 4ih. lull.
W J Gamble... JS 0) 6 no
M ch Mnith 1 50
Tat Koonau 3 00
JuhnCnrnyn 2 05
E A Bracher 1 13
J Johnenn No 1 .
JO (HI 4 00
Residence Telephone! 1169.
3 So 3 73
STRKET lO'OI KT.
Lnhor pay roll Labor pay roll
No 1 S 18 51 NuX in on
Labor pay roll ; LMior pay roll
o a sin ao. 4 17 80
Dane & Co .. .: 5 38 . .
Labor pay roll K I Fuel Co 3 50
No 2 1 V Mrs It Blocker.. 8 80
William BamskiTl W 66 Robert Bennett. 9 2!i
ti Brahra 5 1 00 JohaQibson . 2 no
J D Coffin 50 01 G M Lcoeley. ... 2 00
ucorgeuiass.... no Mewart & Mont . M
Joba Bender...-. 50 ON R Hinck 75
Henry Blecker.. 50 00 C C telephone Co 87 IS
Henry Passo ISO 00 Davis A Co 4 53
Henry Herman.. 50 00 Henry Darts Sons 6 99
Hanry Nold...., 50 05 E B McKown.. . 5 00
John Evans J 93 Mcht Elec rtc Co 14 00
JH Bla?er..'.... 21 55 C fcpcidel 4 00
CV Mining Co.. SCO
Phil Miller 81 25 O CTelenhrmc Co fi K
George Lobs ... 64 SS Wm 2em.... 86 00
Adoluh Carsonj.. 56 as Wm Dickman 24 00
William Glass.. . 5S i5 Wm Ruge........ 10 10
Gtorpe Hetter. .. 56 25 C Engel...; 10 80
L Kramer '6 John Spilger 4 10
John Mulqneen.. 56 S5 A Soaqai t 2 50
JohntSchiab.... 56 Mrs A llerken... 00
Chirks Sundehn , 56 25
A Etzel 56 35 Wm Don..i 18 00
Henry Dart Sons 1 25 Halllean A C 17 63
K B McKown.... 8 00 P B Lime acsn.. . 14 8H
Til Ellis 2 50 Mrs Goodman.... 6 00
Union Pie Co 7 M) RBovhler Ctv Clk 5 Oil
I'LMttChtll 175 00 C Spetdel 2 7i
Harper & Rob'n U 50 J Pryce 6 40
HEALTH Al COUr.
George L Eysltr. 51 0J K(t brass 1 25
P1FTII AVENFE ACCDIKT.
Downing Bros.... 11 25 E G Frazer..-.. 9 45
I TBI 10 S(JCEE ACCOTNT.
Andrew Jfc Nelron 5 f5 Hubert Wall H 10
CR1&PR R SO 00
Wm M'Conochic. 100 00 Jamc Blaisi'ell.. f, 61
Kob't Kochk-r. .. 1H0 00 W L Swernev 45 00
J L Haas 66 66 fhil Miteacll 3:1
Mcht Elect L Co 813 33
John A Murnu.. 1(H) 00 Davis A Co .... 10 09
TJ Reddie. 72 50 Downing Bros... 7 lil
John Kttson 65 00 Beardslcy Jb Co... 4 25
K Wilcher 65 00 R I Fuel Co 00
m conghlin... 45 00 M K Mnrrin 2
- lcior Beck 45 00 C M t SI P tl R.. 1 79
Andrew Grenscr. 45 00 Wm Don 1 50
m Reddis 50 00 H Von Koeckritz. 55
Mcht blot Lt Co. 14 50
Street fe Alley Office, 312 03
fand FS 73 Pnbiic sonarc 20 ?5
Fifth avenue 20 TO Contingent 20 (SO
nre ixii salary Mi t)
Briilga 18 90 Light 814 81
folice 631 10 Waterworks SSI 30
Health 54 25
Total f 3.479 84
urns were also allowed: J. filacer,
S6. 50; A. Nelson. S9.55; circuit clerk
Thirteenth street fee bill, $106; circuit
clerk Third avenue fee bill. $375
A.ld. Corken moved that the city
attorney be instructed to rise his influence
to secure the regulation of the charges of
special tax ation commissioners. Adopted
Aid. HuesiDg moved that the re
commendation o. the city attorney to ap
peal the Wtpner i junction suit, be con
curred in. Adopted.
Ala. KeoteJy, from the ' street
and alley committee, submitted an ordi
nance establishing grades in Uiiber &
Peel z's addition. 1'issed unanimously.
The matter establishing a grade for the
undergrade of Brookb Crossing was on
motion of Aid Knox referred to the street
and alley committee, to . confer with the
Davenport & Rock Island railway com
pany as to double tracks, and re luce the
arrangement made to writing.
Aid Huesing moved that the clerk
notify Messrs. Edwards & Walsh to clear
the sidewalks of brick on Moline avenue,
and that if not removed within 10 days it
will oe clone by the ci'y at tbeir expense.
The clerk read a petition of property
holders on Eighteenth street south of
Third avenue for its improvement by pav
ing, etc. Referred to the street and alley
ana sewer and ordinance committees.
The clerk read a petition of U. E
Bailey and others asking that a conven
tion to take into consideration the im
pruvement of the Mississippi be called at
Rock Island by the mayor. Referred to
the finance committee on motion of Aid.
Aid. Hueeing moved that the matter of
contracting for supplies of water and
sewer pi pes be referred to the waterworks.
sewer, ordinance and finance committees,
The clerk read a peiition of Louis
Glockhoff and others asking a prorate
license lor billiard tables for the balance
of the municipal year. Granted.
Aid. Enoz moved to reconsider the
vote in relation to the Thirteenth street
sewer. Carried, and the clerk was in
structed to invite proposals for the work
at the next meeting.
Aid. Frohboes moved that the street and
alley committee be instructed to have cers
tain trees on Seventh avenue cut down.
Robert Koehlkk, Cttj Clerk,..-.
Mrs. J. O. Nortbup of Burlington,
Vermont, after a resent visit with her
son-in-law, Mr. Clarey. of Des Moinea,
wrote as follows: "I caught a bad cold
on my way borne, and am sorry that I
did not bring a bottle or two of the Cu
beb Cough Cure with me. I can't get
anythiug here that does me as much
good." Mr. Clarey sat s that he would
not be without ihe Cubeb Cough Cure
for his children. For sale by all drug
gists. Hartz & Bahnsen, wholesale
Nice Jersey eweet potatoes at W. A.
, " Eatt rtalniu nrw. . -Manager
Montrose ba secured the fa
mous vPair of Kids" company to give
one performance ni Hirper's theatre nest
Friday evening. ' The company is beaded
by that well known pantomimic eccentric
comeiliao, Ezr K -L'IhII. , A good beany
laugh Is enjoyed by everyone and Ken-
dall and the "Kids" buve a reputation of
sis successive years in this line of enter
The comic opera, "Poor Jonathan,'
will be presented by the Conreid Opera
company a. the Bonis a. Divenport ibis
evening. The opera duals with thj trib
ulations of an American millionaire, atd
will be erj yed by a Urge audience to
The New York Symphony Club will
give an entertainment at tl e First Bap
tist church on Friday evening of this
Edam cheete at V. A. Ehleb's.
Cook wanted Apply to ' Mrs. Henry
Curtis, 1127 Seconl avenue.
Some more of thooe fresh bulk olives
just received at W. A. Ellen's."
Call on E. B. McKown for hard wood
and soft cou!. Telephone 1.193.
Fine imported S i98 cheese, at W. A.
Ebleb's.at 305 Twentieth street.
Hoi coffee, chocolate or a good cup Of
tea at Krell & Math's anytime.
Wanted immediately, a cook and second
girl at .T. II. Wilson's, 26JC Fifih avenue
For Rjnl Tne efflce room over David
Don'a store. The best location in the
city for a dentist. .
For a good iuvestnient take stock in
the 39 th series of the Rock Island Mutual
Building, Loan and Savings , association.
The date of issue Jan, 1; stock can be
taken until Feb. 2.
Mrs. Lee Grabbe, the well known Dav
en port bair dresser, has removed her par
lors from 133 Main street . to 113 West
S.-cond street, where the will be phased
to see all her old customers.
Get a cup of coffee with cream and a
slice of cream pie or a sandwich for your
luncheon. Every cupofco?ee is made
to order in a moment. No waiting and
you get the lust at Kre 1 & Math's new
Noiicc ?i nd ycu: frier. d to Krell A:
Math's for a dish of osiers, cup of cof
fee, csp of chocolate, 'cup of ten, with a
slice of cream pie or a cream puff, or a
chocolate eclaire, or a sndwicb. We
will give you the ben. Iicmen-.': r
The favorable impression produce 1 n
the first appearance of the aureahle li
quid fruit remedy Sriup of Figs a few
years ago has been more torn confirmed
by the pleasant experience of all who
have used it, and the success of the pro
prietors and manufacturers of the Cali
fornia Fig Syrup company.
"Every tub fhocld stand on its own
bottom." That is where Krause's Ger
man Oil stands. It makes no compar
isons with other preparations of a sim
ilar nature, but broadly claims as an ex
trnal application it has no superior.
For sale v all drucrgists. Hartz & Bthn
sen, wholesale agen s.
What is more attractive than a pretty
facewith a f resb. biigbt complexion? For
it, use Pozz ini's Powder
-e Genuine Zqj
.tan . 1
is sod will ever be the
Oont. Tnflnenza. Backache.
Fains in the Side. Chest and
Joints, Neuralgia, Sprains, &c
Befoia yon need to hry, oUain
O-FREE OF CHARCES
the valuable book: "Gride to Health," witi
enxiorsemcllw ox pronunea i'"j'vimip.
Prize Medals Awarded!
'European Eoneea I Endolstadt, London
I Vienna rraguei jun-wnwrn, viyau
Mnremberei onatoin Leipaic
50 Cents a bottle, For Sale by
The Rock Island
Is ' the best medium ' through
which to reach the country trade.
Advertisers should have their
announcements ready by Thurs
day morning to insure insertion
in the current week's issue. ' ',' ,' ,
. ! I'll,
; .::( I
EitK Keihtehe snd re-Mow sit the troTiMM !Tyr?
dent to a bilious "Ststaof tbo cystom, saci BH
IHtzhiesB, Ksnsec rroTsinfism. Distress nftec
frstjpg, lala in the tri-lo, to. WhJj the. : rt.oefc
rsiuarkaMe Euccess tas been chovc iu cuxtDQ
Ecaalcb yet Carter'a Littlo IJver FiT!s ar8
c:jv..-.l! y Tf!m1 le in Cor ?tirtinn, curing end pre
Ti-3iinj; thiflaucoyinf r9iaplaint,whilethey als9
l'.vcr acd regulate the bowel a. von it tiiej only
'Arfi fi tbry would be t lmcst priocJoss to fliose wT,fl
Eu( i?r from this distrtssin g com plnint; but fort
t7hocnootry them will find these little piUavaltv
title in to laaiiy tint Uicy will not be wit
JiBg to do without them. But after alieick hati
'la tt tine of bo many lives tht hero fa whew
s we makoour great boast. Our pills cure it wbila
Others do not.
Carter's Little Lirer Fills are very small and
very caiy to take. One or two pills makes dose.
They are strictly vegetable and do no gripe or
purge, but by their gmitle action please all who
csethem. In TiilsatSS cents; five for $L Sold
ty druggists everywhere, or seut by mail.
CARTER MEDICINE CO., New York.
SMALL Pill. SMALL DOSE. SMALL PRICE.
fPe Can't do it
but are willing to pay for learning how to
make as good an article as Wolff's Ac me
Ulackix of cheap material so that a
retailer can profitably sell it at,10c
, Our price Is 20c. . 7 ' ,
The retailer says the public will not pay
it. We say the public will, because they
will always pay a fair price for a gool
article. ' To show both the trade and the
public that we want to pive them the best
for the least monev, we will pay
For above information ; this fler is op:n
until January 1st, 1SD3.
WOLFF & RANDOLPH, Philadelphia.
Pik-I?on Is the nn me of a point which
docs work that no other paint can do. Vi.
it-owl vaunted with it lks like the natural
wk1 hen it is stained and varnished.
PAINTERS AND BUILDERS
will find it profitable to investigate. All
paint t-tores sell iu
A LAUNDRY SOAP, PURE AND SANITARY.
General Household Use.
HORST VON KCECKRITZ.Pnarmaciat
Pbucbxptioks a Sfeciatt.
. ' . i i
Fourth Ave. and Twentv-Thlrd St.
c. o. r.
; ; ; 221 and 223-
AL laundry work done on short notice. 1
A specialty of Dress Bklrts
Prices as Low as the Lowest.
CARL ACHTERMAN, r
i;i '' '' ' ' v Pronrtctox.
R 0 F.DlEFyrNBiru
SUBE CURE SCMiHAl, KEtVOVS
'' trti!.:.tT --ir.- it, Ijpj-Iv lid' '
3 .- . u TiC OUVC CO..
. -m . 'w sms rT ' tWAlVrv' "
J T A L. I TV known. A Marvvllous Invi.o-
: Shirt Factory,
We are now prepared to take
your measure and make
Prices as Low ae the LoweM.
All kinds of Repairing de ne.
Also sgentfor Kockford CloUiii;g c0n,,,sr.j
Fine cottom-made pants from t.3to $kj.
1609 Second Avenue, Rock h:ni
Hf,, TilMWlfSmkan r . ..
A. D. HUESING,
Represents, amons other tlme-tncd ..n ..i
known Fire Insurance Companies he foliwif:
Royal Insurance Company, of Kneiard.
Weschester Fire Ins. Company of N. V
Bnffklo German Ins. Co., Buffalo. S. T.
Rochester German Ins. Co., Rochesrer, B T
Citisens Ins.. Co., of Pittsbnrgh, Pa.
8nn Fire OfBce. London.
Union Ins. Co., of California.
Security Ins. Co.. New Hivci, Corn.
Milwaukee Mechanics Inr.Oi., Mi'.wasse-'.T-j
German Fire Ins. Co., of Peoria. LI,
Office Cor. 18th St., and StconJ A?e.
ROCK ISLAND. ILL.
J. M. BUFORD,
General . . .
The old Fire and Time tried t "omj:.c:cs
Losses Promptly Paii
Rates as low as any reliable enmpsry an i?r
Your Patronect1 i aolici'id.
Livp Stock Insurance Co.
Insnrtg live itock against death .-.ri-'.'.e:
or dieeaee. For rates apply to
ED. LIBBER EiXECHT. Art.
171S eeoid avenae. Koi-k U'mc.
TO THE AFFIJGTED!
3 Whrpa'' biff fiV5Mqu:trk.h"ilVN
m-.m mttlinil trv;it!i iit cm t h .! f rn a i-
J parvd from the prM -ri.-tn w i.
Irani early InntsoretM-Dsor othrrau--t?
MIDDLE-AGED MEN ZZS?Z
noy and Bladder tmuWos, vie w;!l t.v. a
Treatment a Sale, CVrtjn. an.l
SEMINAL PASTILLES. KA:
wbo h.iftcii. riHHtal ait
'diseRsH fitrm u'S' Tn,. in-- r .
nal Pastilles which a t isn.-it.v lii n
than SUmint h Mniinn1. a. U-.- v "
cjancedbytiieK isinr':t',,n- lr ;'rr
failing ift.xvac f,.r i.Ti-f th'.Tl
Wtlllm private prac:ke. ivt tfu t:: i '"
SPECIFIC N0i8l rwnfcalin rw !
UTERINE EUTRCPKIC vSH
Call or writ fnrCauilnsue aud lalur.-.i.'-'i' tie.c
Con&oltuur other. A1dr-
THE PERU CHEMICAL CO.,
189 WaroNsm Stmet. VninAUcE
. ( i !::.
t j- -r. t-
Billiard and Pool Parlors,
Having jnst farnii-hed (Ire Par cr r
equipped it with two ori!rar,?!-k
Cneat Billiard Tables. ai!-o tofin I oo.
IN THE CIGAR STORE
Ae anest lino of Importrd ar.d Iiorntnic t.
and Tobacco In the nar t.
1808 Secoxd AVEXl'K.
W. Trefz & Co.,
Headquart. rf f.r
Toys and Candy.
11 you wish tu ,
of VALENTINES call an
see our display.
W. TKEFZ& CO.,
2223 Fourth A