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THE ARGUS. WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 2i, 18U2.
Tbt Q. Ti quartette at the fair to
Mij. C. W. Hawts returned to Fulton
The great Q T. quartaite at the fair
this evening ,
Ju'ius G Junge and family have re
turned from their visit to St. Louis. ,
George A. Stadjr Reaves in the morning
for New Orleans for a two weeks1 visit to
his mother, whom he his not seen for 23
The great and odIj John L Sullivin is
to appear at Harper's tbeairj March 30
in his play "Honest Hearts and Willing
Mrs. J.N. Iluntoon, who has been ill
for sometime has suffered a relapse and
hopes of her recovery have been praclU
F. A. . Hesd desires to buy or rent a
hcuc with 10 or more rooms. Must have
aaodtra conveniences aid be located west
of Twentieth street and north of Fourth
The Q. T. q iartette that sines at the
lair tonight is composed of V. Potter,
first tenor; F. GiddiDCs,second tenor; S.
W. Wbeelock, first bass, acd Bert Sav
age, s conil bass.
All persons having received invitations
to the domino and fancy dress ball to be
held at the Harper house Monday evening
will please send their tickets to Mrs.
Morris Rotenfield" to be signed.
The offlcUls of the Jacksonville-Southeastern
road are again in the city today
in the interests of their projeet. They
talk business and say tbey are deter
mined th&t the line shall be extended to
Rock Island this year.
J. R. Johnston returned last evening
from his pleasure tri east, Mrs. John
stcn remaining with her mother, who is
quite s;riou-ly ill at her home in Cennec
ticut. Mr Johnston visi.ed relatives in
New York and Pennsylvania also.
A'sistant Superintendent Iluntoon, of
the street railway syndicate, has designed
. the uniforms for the mctormen and con
ductors on this aide of ttie river the coin
ing season. The men will wear sack
coats of gray material with caps to match
The new board of trade wire has teen
placed in J. S. Gilmorc's i M;e. It is an
exclusive wire, but is carried by the Wes
tern Usiin Telegraph company. The
office has been rt-fi'.ted and finished
ia natural wcid aud with the new ar
rangements of dtsks, etc.. it is one of
Mie hands'.n?sl ftlas in the city.
M. J. McSairy returned this morning
.'rom I'iiicagrt where he attended the
meeting of the democratic state central
committee. Mr. McEniry reports a most
harmonious and enthusiastic meeting and
sta'es that ths democracy wis never so
nti ed and determined 'all over the
state at the present time, the dispo
sition of ail elements of the ptrty being
to sacr fice all pi rioual feeiing9 and am
bitions for the advancement of the par'.y 's
It is with pride acd gratification that
the puhlic witnesses the reopening of the
American clothing store. With the same
spirit f friendliness that prompted the
regret tbat was expressed over the mis
fortune that overtook the Amaricaa a
short time ngo. do the people of Rick
Island rfjoL'e in ttie resumption of busi
ness at the oli and familiar staud. D.
Oltman, the new proprietor, has hosts of
friendshere, and the public will encour
age him in his enterprise.
The funeral of the late Mrs. F. W.
Wies'.er was held frr m her home on Sev
enth avenue ar,d Fifteenth strpet at 10
o'clock this morning, Rev. J. H. Kerr, of
the Central Presbyterian church, officiat
ing. The floral offerings were beautiful
and in great profusion, and notwiihstand1
ing the very disagreeable weather, a large
number of sorrowing friends were present
and followed the remains to their last
resting place in Chippianock cemetery.
The pall bearers were: George Richmond,
George Aster, Louis Pfoh. John Treman
Monroe Kohn and W. J. Fullerton.
Raible & Stengel are tearing down the
old building just east of their brewery on
Third avenue between Fourth and Fifth
s'reets, and in its place will erect a modern
rwo story brick addition to their brewery.
The first floor of the new building will De
aaed for an engine and boiler room and
the second story for a hop room. A tew
engine and boiler will also be put in which
will oe of such dimensions that the capac
ity will be ereat enough to allow the ad
dition of an ice machine which is one of
the possible improvements that this en
terprising firm may make at no very dis
At the inquest held over the remains of
Patrick Bickey, the unfortunate locomo
tive fireman who was killed in the C. R. I.
Used In Millions of Homes
& I, yarda yesterday morning, C. D.
Einfcldt, a switchman in the yards, testi
fied as ta the manner in which he was
hurt, and Dr. Plummer, who attended
him, gave evidence ts to his condition
after his arrival and also as to his death.
The jury's verdict was to the effect that
he "came to his death by being run over
by t o coal cars and a caboose of freight
train 88 of the Rock Island road while
pulling into the Rock I land yards on the
mort ing of February 23. 1892, at about
I I he 1'ubl c Library .
At Monday night's regular meeting of
the Ilsck Island Library board there were
present President Southwell, Secretary
Wtlch and Directors Djnkmmn, Fjss,
Kohii and Walker.
Too committee on procuring railing for
the librarian's desk reported having let
the ccntr act to the Rock Island Lumber
compiny for the same, which action was
Tht report of the librarian, Miss Ga'e,
for the inDnth endirg February L'O was
read and ordered placed on Cie as fol
ReTirionand Philosophy --
Arts ai4 cieuce
Soriftl SMl'Tll .
li..ra mil l i nfol I. twiMi ............ .... Stl
I ravel - -
Juveuilj Literature 1,00
Eecehel from ale of catalogues from
flues $4 41 ; tetat, $30 41.
Oa motion of C. L. Walker the librar
ian was. directed to deposit the monies
received from the eile of catalogues in
the R uk Island Savings bank to the
credit of the library board as a special
Bills were allowed as follows:
Rock Island Lumber O , $515. 9 J;
Mitchell &. Lynde. $130.66; Library Jour
nal, $3: Charles Fiebig, $2.50; R. Cramp-
ton, 52 ."iO; Library Bureau, 33 o; Rusk
Island Gis Co, 67.88; O. A. Birnhart.
1 50; C C. Taylor, if 1 20; A. C. Mc-
Ciunr. -8 45; Cletnann Ss Si'zaiann,
49 23; Kxpense, f 1 55.
The committee on rooms reported havs
ing sold furniture, carpets, etc., for
The msuer f insurance policies was
referred t the fiaance committee with
power to ifijastthe same.
The libtarian was authorized to have
100 catalogues suitably bound for the use
of the libnry rooms, and after other mat
ters had b en attended to the board ad
journed Matrlmonim: .
At the h jme of T. C. Lewis and wife in
Reynolds list evening occurred the mar
riage of Miss Cora, daughter of the host
and hostess, to Will C. Casey, of Helena,
Mont ,. Rev. U. G. Robinson, of the
Baptist church at Reynolds, performed
the ceremony. After the ceremony, and
congratulations had been extended, the
bridal party and friends partook of an
elaborate wadding feast, prepared and
served by Krell & Math. The couple will
leave tomorrow on their wedding trip
which is to include a visit to the groom's
parents at St. Louis, after which they
will proceed to their future home at He
lena, stopping at important points on
the road. The groom is a successful and
rising joung business man at Helena and
in his bride he has won one of Rock Isl
and county's fairest du;hiers.
Mr. and Mrs. T. H. Thomasentertaiced
the Eist and West End Progressive Eu
chre clubs at tbeir inviting home on
Eighteenth street last evening. The oc
casion proved an exceedingly pleasurable
one in all resjiec's.
Tuesday being the twenty
first anniversary of the wedding of
Assistant Postmaster and Mrs.
J. C. Fry. tht; associates of Mr. Fry in
the paste ffice made the occasion one in
which to show their regard for him and
his wife by presenting them with a hand
some easy chair accompanied by a neat
card bearing the best wishes of the don-
The jury in the case of Tollman vs
Peterson yeste-day returned a verdict al
lowing the plaint ff 8377.02.
The damage suit of Mrs. Susan A.
Cook vs. The City of Rock Inland for $5.
000 for Injuries which it is alleged she
sustained by reason of a defective side
walk which caused a fracture of her ankle,
was taken up it the circu'.t court yester
day, and went to the jury this after
noon. Toe jury returned a verd ict this after
noon for the city.
tw Orl -ana via Chirai.
From Feb. 22 until Feb. 28 the C. R.
I. & P. will sell rouad trip tickets to New
Orleans, good to return until March 22 at
the rate of $25 1 5.
40 Years the Standard
U innnldbt in Ivary Hons.
J. B. Wilson. 871 Clay street. Sharps-
burg, Pa., says be will not be without
Dr. King a rew uiscovery ior consump
tion, coughs and colds, that it cured his
wife who was threatened with pneumonia
after an attack ot "la grippe," when va
rious other remedies and several physi
cians had done ber no good. Uobert
Barber, of Cooksport, Pa., claims Dr.
King's New Discovery has done him more
good than anything he ever used for
lung trouble. Nothing like it. Try it.
Free trial bottles at Hartz & Bihnseu's
drug store. Large bottles, 50s and $1.
This remedy is becoming so well known
and so popular as to need no special men
tion. All who haye used Electric Bitters
sing the same sons of praise. A purer
menicine does not exist and it is guarant
eed to do all tbat ia claimed. Electric
Bitters will cure all diseases of the liver
and kidneys will remove pimples, boils,
salt rheum and other affections caused by
impure blood. Will drive malaria from
the system and prevent as well as cure all
malarial fevers. For c ire of headache,
constipation and indigestion try Electric
Bitters Entire satisfaction guaranteed,
or money refunded Price 50 cents and
$1.00 per bottie at Hartz s Bahnsen s
BCCKLKH'8 ARNICA 8ALTH.
The best salve in the world for cuts,
bruises, sores, ulcers, salt rheum, fevet
soie9, tetter, chapped hands, chilblains,
corns and all skin eruptions, and posi
tively cures piles, or no pay required. It
is guaranteed to give perfect satisfaction
or money refunded. Price 25 cents pei
box. For sale bv Harts & Bahnsen.
"Every tub should stand on its own
bottom." That is where Erause's Ger
man Oil stands. It makes no compar
isons with other preparations of a sim
ilar nature, but broadly claims as an ex
ternal application it has no superior
For sale by all druggists. Hartz & Bihn
sen, wholesale agents.
The Eiffol Towsr or Ioiiet Articles.
316,574 bottles B ush of Roses sold in
1890. You know I could not have sold
so much if Blush of Roses was not as
represented, a sure cure for pimples,
irectles and thickheads. In 1892 I pre
diet it will be sold by every druggist, and
used by ever lhdv and gentleman in the
UaiUd Sratrs. T. H. Thomas will suoi
ply you at 75 cents per bottle.
St 1'aut Long K.. tf .
Tfcere will be a special meeting of St.
Paul Lodge N. 107. K. of P , ou Wed
neulay evening, Feb. 24. All members
are urged to be present, as business of im
portance is to be transacted.
By onler of K of R S.
Miss Flora A. Jones, S.iuth Bend, Ia3.
Purchased a bottle of jour "blushes"
of Arend, cor. of Filth ave. and Madison
st. I find ii delightful. Will gladly rec
ommend it to others. Yours respectf ullv.
Fred M. Roberts.
With Marshall Field & Co , Chicago, 111.
Mr. Roberts is not the only one who
finds "Blush of Roses" delightful, as
many ladies and gentlemen can testify.
who have purchased it from T. H.Thomas.
Catarrh is not a local but constitutional
disease, and requires a constitu ional
remedy nee iiooa s Saissparilla to effect
Erause's Headache Capsules are more
pleasant and convenient to take than
powders, wafers, elixirs, etc.
What is more attractive than a pretty
face with a fresh, bright comp'exion? Fo
it,use Pozzoni'a Powder.
To ffo out of doore in roach weather is
strone, but we are, many of n, compelled to
ir ruuj;u weaincr irequeniiy. i.isea?e9 wtr.cb
arise from a chill are peculiar to no eeason of the
year. Tbis is trne, therefore there should be io
the clofct of every honeeho'd what? Not an
nnmedicated stimulant, absolutely devoid of any
thing but an excitlve action, but a tonic combin
ing, In the eflective form of an invieorant and an
alterative, the quality of defence against changes
of weather. Hosteiter's Stomach Bitters hat
three or fonr properties that no other article of its
class possesses. Not only does it relieve the
complaints which it eventual 'y curep, it fortifies
the system acainst the bad effects of chances of
temperature, fatally and too often shown in the
deadly fo m of la grippe:" it produces a radical
change in the weakened condition of a system
pecnliarly liable to be attacked b it, and it tends
to provide against the danger resulting from an
impoverished condition ot the blood and a dis
ordered state of liver or bowels.
Ladies' Suede Party Slippers
In seven different shades Red, pink, grey, green,
black, white and brown.
Beautiful fitters, all sizes, all widths; ladies are invited to call and inspect
Is a concentrated extract of Sarsapariila,
Yellow Dock, l'ipsissewa, Juniper Berries,
Mandrake. Damlellon, and other valuable
vepetable remedies every ingredient being
strictly rl!r. and the best ol its kind it Is
possible to buy.
It ts prepared by thoroughly competent phar
macists, in the most careful manner, by
a jieculiar Combination, Proportion and
Process, giving to it curative power
It will cure, when in the power of. medicine.
Scrofula, Salt Kheiini, Wood Poisoning,
Cancerous and all other Humors. Malaria,
lsr.cpsi;i. l:ilious::ess, Sick Headache,
Catarrh, Kheiimatism. and all difficulties
with the l.iver and Kidneys.
It overcomes That Tired Ket'.inp, Creates an
Ai i elite, and gives great mental, nerve,
bodily, and digestive strength.
Hood's Sarsapariila is sold by alt druggists.
$1 ; six for $C. Prepared only by C. I. Hood
& Co.. AiMilheeaiies Unveil. Mass.
X. It. II yon di-cide to take Hood's SAsap.v
rilla do not be induced to liny any other.
SOLVED THE PKOBLEM.
The inventor of the New Scale Kim
ball Piano was overjoyed when he found
what a success he had made of it, and the
above cut represents his feelings Have
you examined these pianos? Do not
confound them with the old stenciled
make, but call and see the New Scale;
tbey are the finest in the land. We have
just received a fine assortment in An
tique Oak, Bird's Eye Maple. Mahogany,
Satin, Walnut, French Walnut and Rose
Wood finish cases. Call early and see
the finest variety ever shown in the city
of Rock Island.
. D. Boy Bowlby, 1725 Sec;ad Ave.
.-ar"--,.B' -i i i; jh.n, H. w m i
V;-."'lili' Sr.V i'2 .
Billiard and Pool Parlors.
having just furnished a fine Parlor nptairs and
equipped it with two of Brunswick A Balke's
unest Billiard Tables, also two fir.c Pool
IN THE CIGAR STORE
the finest line of Imported and Domestic Cigars
and Tobacco In the market.
1S0S Second Avenue.
Sl3 t. 'h'l X-
MOST EXQUISITE LINE
M c I NTIRE
As a starter for the
Hosiery Dep t.
We offer one case, 60 dozen,
misses' and boys' black ribbed
hose, good weight, at
We call special attention to new
arrival in embroideries, cheap to
Rock Island. T
THE LARGEST STOCK OF
IN THE THREE CITIES,
1525 and 1527
12 i, 126 and 128
POCKET KNIVES and SCISSORS took the highest fremiti
for quality. If you want a good knife try one.
One need not be told what a nice present an ele; ant Carat
Set like those I have to show will be. Also those
Gold Medal Carpet Sweepers.
Every woman that keptiH
nni8h Fire Sets and Irons.
Acorn Stoves and Ranges
are the leaders made in Illinois for onrsnftrnnl-nn l wrv one
gaaranteed. These are all good things to buy at Curistmas-or
any other time. Come in ani Bee how much have to show yon
inai is useiai ana novel in housekeeping good.
JOHN T. NOFTSKER,
Cor. Third Ave. and Twentieth Street, Rotk Island.
cotton eilects e""i;-- v"'
usual choice new ;0;r;
ing selected by c-J-.l
who know that the " , .t .'
New dress t:ijr.:r.i:i :"
Ask to see or.r all v.-J.,: C'-' .'-."
Scotch ginghams c-;
and other fabrics
We have them
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lmnao xronto w-r.t T
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