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AKGUB, 9ATUKDAV, MAIiUd. 20,
CARNIVAL OF CORN.
Castoria is Dr. Samuel Pitcher's prescription for Infants
ind Children. It contains neither Opium, Morphine nor
oilier Narcotic substance. It is a harmless substitute
for raregorie, Drops, Soothing Syrups, an i Castor Oil.
It is Pleasant. Its guarantee is thirty years use by
Millions of 3Iothcrs. Castoria destroys AVorms and allays
frrcrfohncss. Castoria prevents vomitinj Sour Curd,
cures Diarrhoea and Wind Colic. Cascorla relieves
teething troubles, cures constipation and flatulency.
Castoria assimilates the food, regulates the stomach
and bowels, giving healthy and natnre.1 sleep. Cas
toria is the Children's Panacea-the Mother's Friend.
(toria is an excellent medicine f.-r chil
! n. Mothers have repeatedly told me ol in
7J effect jo their children.'
iR. U. isn'".
CastorUisthe best remedy for children of
. Lien 1 am acquainted. 1 hope the day is not
jiui hen mothers will eonsi.W the real
mterestof their children, anil use Castoria in
A f the vnriousaua.-k n.xtrumsvvhich are
destroying -ir love,! ones, by forcing opium.
morpaAne, s.-Ktbim; syrup sua ouier mniui
vyrts down their throars. thereby sending
c premature jrraves.
I ik. J. K Kimcbeuic,
" Castoria is bo well adapted to children that
I recommend itass-iperiortoanj-preacripttoB
known to me."
H. A. Abchir, M. D.,
Ill So, O rford St., Brooklyn, N. T.
" Our physicians in the children's depart
ment have apken highly of their experi
ence in their utaide practice with Castoria,
and although we only have among our
medical sullies nhat is known as regular
products, yot we art) free to confess that tha
merits o( Castoria has won us to look with
favor urmn It."
United IIompital and Dtspsbaart,
Aixza C. Smith, I ret..
The CenUnr Cosapany, TI Murray Straet, Mew York City.
Patronize Heme Industry and Protect the Labor of America.
MERRICK'S SPOOL COnON. -J
The Atmnrv the hceue of Pleasant
and I'uiqne Affair Last ' Evening.
An lateremine Pregramme.
Tbe fifth httuhl pop corn csrnival o
the Christian Sucday school occurred at
Armory hall last evening. A very large
crowd was pnaent, tho hall being
filled to its utmost capacity- The deco
rations were handsome acd unique, sev
eral pretty booths being decorated with
pop corn in almost every conceivable
manner. A. very intcrtsting.programme
consisting et songs and recitationa was
carried out. It was opened with a song
by the the whole school after which came
a recitation, "Ten True Friends," by
Freda Ohweiler; this was followed by an
other Tccitation, "Guilty er Not Guilty,"
by Edith Schaffer. after which came the
"Pop Corn" tong, by six little girls.
Then came a recitation by Willie Gard
ner, entitled, "A Boy's Troubles." A
piano and violin trio came next by Philip
Mitsch, Harry Stengel and Miss Ella
Stafford. The next number was a reci
tation, "Corn For Missions," by Edna
Woods. A song by the whole school was
next, after which came.'Tennies.Nickels,
Dimes and Dollars," a recitation that was
excellently rendered by little Edna Wright
who responded charmingly to a well de
served encore. The "Song of the Corn
Popper" was then well rendered by Etta
Tanner, after which the juveniles, far
orite, "Johnny Schmoser," was given by
a chorus of young children. A piano
and violin duet by the Misses Spencer,
after which a song by the school, was
next, after which "People WiH Talk,'
was rendered by nine young ladies. An
other song by the school foE lowed,
when "Brave Hans" was admirahly ren
dered by Blanche Barnharu The next
was a recitation by Nettie Myers, "Mat
ing Calls." A aitlier duet by the Misses
Clara acd PnuVise Woltmann was next
and was followed by another -song by the
school. Another recitotten, "Winding
Winds," by Edna Wright followed, which
was as well received as her previous one,
after which came a song by (Edith Schaffer
and Annie Ekstadt. Another song by
tlic school followed and lhe programme
was closed wiih a "X,ive Doll Exhibi
The programme was an entertaining
one throughout, and at its close a general
social was indulged in. The booths at
which all kinds of novelties in The way of
pop cctq were for sale, were all well paN
ronized and the affair proved a financial
as well as a decided social success.
! is i iv.: '! Fitii-h. Full ccwnw, and in equally well adapted for Hand and Machine
Sewing. Kor title bv
I": 0 H-mei'-nerally.
MERRICK THREAD CO., 205 Fifth Avenue, Chicago
irt Factory :
(n!:y. We mrkc them nnr1vM.
''Wiic home ii, ,hi. try.
Pur Suits .
r joist order, and they arc tailor-mada
it ;.rio - mid we iarite competition,
,M -?trtinn from nvnr OlMI rlifF...
u ;,-;c- from S3 an rn.
'"!. mr workmanship cannot be
" :irra-!t, and last, but not
J"''iT.Y shirt Factory,
" t r Looslry'e ciuckcry store.
rRA-VK ATT WATER,
fcn Volk & Co.,
Jlja ifiL-turcrfi of
D""rs Winds. Siding. Flooring.
L. 11 k of wood . ..,....
Third and Fonnn aven,
, C.5. D.
221 and 223
Ww? done m 8nort not,c-
cVS Low aa Lowest.
The Lea ling Milliner,
MISS KATE BYRNES,
Is receiving her Spring Goods
daily, and her stock is larger
and more rep'ete than ever be
fore. Cal i and see it before you
1709 Second Ave.,
JfAent for thr Btatcn Island 4yin es
No. 1724' THIRD AVE.
A M. &c Li. J. PARKER,
FWFirot-clasa work and .a)ecUl attention to
HIS i U8 TJP.
TelHTjhon No. 1214
T&e R)ck 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 'veek's issue.
Notice Is hereby piven, that the nnderelzned
has been appointed aaffgoee of he Northern
Mining and Htilway company, and all persona
holding anv claim or claims against aaid The
NorthernMinicK and F a'lwaT company are hereby
notified to present the aa oe to me under oath or
affirmation within three months from this date,
whether said claims aie due or not. AU persons
indebted to said aseigi, or are requested to make
prompt payn: ent of the same.
Dated March 1, 1898
THOMAS S. SILVIS.
An 1b term tins 'ar .
"r r. . ......
o. s. ik.tinrmann aiea at nis Home in
Davenport Tbursd7 aged 83 years, LI
was one of Davenport's most conspicuous
German citrzans. lie was born in Seufs,
rrnssia, Jan. 8, 1S10, and received bis
early education in the public schools of
that city. After Teaching the ag of It
he prepared himself by private stedy for
admission to the teachers' seminary then
under the direction of Dr. A. Dteeterwep,
the most renowned pedagogue of Ger
many. After finishing hife course in that
institution b taught schoel for a score cC
years. He was am an of liberal ideas,
and rcany onilcisms of the purees ion of
monarchical institutions emnatod from
his pea ace! found ready publication, al-
though not advancing him materially in
the eyes of .royalty. In 1654 be con
cluded to emigrate to America. When
-Stephen A. Douglass and Abe Lincoln
were contesting for the United State sen
Atorship frorr Illinois Mr. Eabrmana was
tn'Quincy, and was encaged by a Dumber
ct prominent citizens of that oity tdit
a campaign -German paper called the
Illinois Courier, which championed the
cause of Douglass.
tn i866 Mr. .Kahrmann caote to Dav
enport, and was principal of the lodepen
dent German sefeool for 14 years. Cn
186V he resigned ilbat position, teut coc-
tinuedito give private lessons is tne 3er
Five or six yearc ago he became editor
of the Iowa Reform, and although for the
past two years be haa not actively Ailed
the postn account of failing healtb be
lias been an occasional contributor Co its
columns, la September last he seat in
his last article, an excellent one, and his
journalistic career closed.
Tiie body will be cremited Sunday af
ternoon at 3 o'clock, at the crematory in
State of Omo. Cm of Toledo. (
Ldcas Cocktt. j 88
Frank J. Cheney makes oath that he is
the senior partner of the firm of F. J.
Cheney & Co., doing business in the city
of Toledo, county and, state aforesaid, and
that said firm will pay the sum of one
hundred dollars for each and every case
of catarrh that cannot be cured by the
use of Hall's Catarrh Care.
Frank J. Chknbt.
Sworn to before me and subscribed in
my presence, this 6th day of December,
A. D.. 188C.
A. W. Gleasor,
seal .Notary l'ubhc.
Take stock in the old reliable Rock
Inland Building association.
Call up telephone No. 1055 for stock in
tbe Exposition association.
Hot coflee, chocolate or a good cup o
tea at Erell & Math's anytime.
For Rent A suit of rooms for family
use. Ecouire at Hat s erocerv.
Fromage, De Brie, Roquefort, E lair,
wiss and cream cheese at Young's.
Bed room suits from $14 up. Ctsh or
credit. Meek. 322 Bradv street. Davr-ns
For Rent Building 90 feet on Market
squre, three stories, back of Thomas' drug
store. Apclv to T. H. Thomas.
A letter and a check to E. H.Gjycr.
secretary, will secure you stock in the
Rock Island Building association.
Lest grand masquerade of the season
given by the dancing school managers,
will be held at Armory hall Saturday eve
ning, April 2.
A meeting of the democratic citv
committee end candidates is called by
Chairman Wbeelan at Turner hall at 8
o'clock this evening.
Theophiel Verschoate received vestcr-
.3 W -r m .
uj iroui uoy. t ,ier nis commission as
notary public. Mr. Verschoate and
Charles L. De Waele have formed a reil
estate firm with office in postoffice builds
Get a cup of coffee with cream and a
slice of cream pie or a sandwich for your
luncheon. Every cup of coffee is made
to order in a moment No waiting and
you get the best at Kre.l & Math's new
Notice Send your friends to Krell&
Math s for a dish of oysters, cup of cof
fee, cup of chocolate, cup of tea, with a
slice of cream pie or a cream puft, or a
chocolate eclaire, or a sandwich. We
will give you the best. Remember us.
The people demand a new and equal
assessment, snd Edward Liaberknecht
will give it to them the coming season.
Who is there who knows I. C. Bland
ing who will fail to vote for him for towc--
ship colk'Ctot? His worth and fitness will
accomplish his election bejond a doubt
Public spirited citicens can make a
profitable investment and also aid the
growth of the city by taking stock in the
Rock Island Building association. For
tieth scries now'opened. The un prece
dent! d kmand for money for new build
iags should have an immediate refprnse
from all interested in the city's growth,
Col. Buffington. commandant at R ck
Island arsenal, has givm orders to the
guards that no intoxicated person shal
be permitted to pass over any of the
bridges on tbe island, and has also given
very -strict orders to the guards to be out
side their guard houses when anyone is
passing. The order is a splendid one.
The World's champion, John L Sail":
van, and the favorite actor, Duncan B
Harrison, will be seen at Harper's theatre
ext Thursday evening, Mrch 31. ia
their new play, " Hancsvllearts and Wil
ling Hands." Of them the Philadelphia
Enquirer, Sept. 1C, says:
Tbe immense and enthusiastic audi
ence that packed the elegant People's
theatre iaet eight c-ime with tbe intention
of eiving a htg ovation to the "big fel
flow," and arousing reception he receiv-
-ed. Far aeariv three minutes he had to
stand bowioe, rather abashed at tbe
warmth of his rece-otion and welcome to
he'Quakercity. Tbe play was presented
for the first note in 'Philadelphia, and in
stantly "cufat on." Duncan B. Harri
son, as John Daly, and John L. Sullivan
ac 'his brother fames, exemplified to the
letter the meaning of the title. From tbe
"drifting clotcte" in act I. to tue final
"fcconhine." ut the termination of the lnet
act. from the incipient evil machination
of he villain to the fioal failing of bis
villainy, the play was steeped in interest.
cropping out ieto ioU-nee enthubiasm
whenever the "champion'' figured con-
At the Burtis opera house, Davenport.
next Friday evening at the head of -her
own company of players. Mojesfca will
tpresent Frederick 6,-hilier's eieai histori
cal tragedy, "Mary gduirt." The Mod
jeska engagement wi& be tbe most im
portant, legitimate theatrical event of the
present season. Mw'jaska's company is
said to be the strongest legitimate com
bination that ever traveled.
Hall's Catarrh Cure is taken internally
and acts directly upon the blood and
mucous surfaces of the system. Send
for testimonials, free.
F. J. Cheney & Co., Props., Toledo, O.
Sold by druggists, 75c.
E. E. Parmenier, attorney at law.
Makes collections, loans money and will
attend to anv lep&l hnnineaa intmatml tn
him. Office, postoffice block, Rock Isl
and, Ills !
Vow Will A I way find
It is a oleasnre. a savincr nf timo n?oit
as economy to visit thfi MAC rhon ;n
search of bnvs'clolhin? Th u rmont
and variety of stvles they are aow show
ing by far surpasses previews efforts
comprising not only the choicest and fin
est goods the market produces but some
of the cheaper grades as well in f c
you can make a selection to fit your cai'd
from 58c to $14 50 a suit. By all means
consult your own welfare and visit the
M. & K. previous to purchasing e'se
When Baby waa Rick, wo gave her Castoria.
When she waa a Child, she cried for Castoria.
When she became Idisb, v.-., .j castoria.
When she had Children, she gave them Castoria.
For beauty, for comfort, for improve
ment of the complexion, use only Poz
zoni's Powder; there is nothing equal to it
Coughing leads to consumption.
Kemp's Balsam will stop the cough at
Rock Bottom Prices.
HE'LL STAY AT HOME
Make your home eS attractive as any
place ou'side of it can possibly be, and a
little more so. That is the key to dorr.rs.
tic content. You haven't quite the right
idea about the matter if you think that
there is anything in the world too gaod
for your houst ; there isn't and there
tuverwillbe. Home surroundings will
either keep a husband in or have a tend
ency to keep him out. You can con
tribute to bis corj.fort in many ways, but
in none more effectively than by a judi
cious selection from our stock.
Carpets Curtains and Rugs, a fine assortment
to select froip.
CAH OR CREDIT.
We make and lay carpets, make overmattresses,
me-cover your chairs, couches or parlor suits,
Ttctphottk.I. 322 Brarly Street,' Taveni ort, Ia.
Opea tverv evening until 8:03 o'clook, and Saturdays until 10 00.
AGENCY FOR THE
STEAM and nOT WATER
3: ftS "A
Office ncd Mi nv) a t-i i t- mi. 1 e'e-pl ore 21
CH AS. W. YKRKURY. TffanarcT.
XT HlRSCHBRjfsf r
PATTED jQiyg; SJ1885
MR H HIRSCHBERGi
The weU-1-n..wn op'ician of e- fliire s;
1. or. , h an 1 Olive I. St ion-, hu
arpointodT. fl.Thoma.;, int imtL
cef bra e DUmc nd Specials n
clasfes and alra for Lia Lilamond Nii.
t hangcble spectaclea and Eyec!asf.es
he e'as..ca are the freaten luvenUoa
ever made n apectacic Uy a mo,
contraction of the Leg , perron por
chnga pair of the Sonhanwbe
Glaa-ea never has to cham e these cimnem
from the eyes, and every rar purctaUEt
Jjgoaianteed, rothat if they eve,
the eyer (no matter how or tcratcbed ttm
Lenses are) they will furni.h the
and invite, all to .atlafy ihemiyea
of the ereat uperiorit of theeGle
over any and all otheri now in n' e iVeSl
and examine tbe aame at T. IT. itinm..
druggist and optician. Koc Inland.
No PoddIr Sn-p-plloj.
NEW STOCK OF
Boots and Shoes.
All frnoas mrkedin plain figures, whi h will
ronviiice .u tl at they are th- lowest in the city
City 'Bus and Express Line.
Telephone w0cs Tsla-d - r nper Hotels for buss or express
wagon and yon will r-ceiv rron-pt attention
TIMBEKLAKE & SPENCER, Props.
DAVIS & CO.
H ating ?nd Ventilating Engineers,
Ga and Jvteam Fitting
A compete Tn or Pipe, Brass Goods, Packing Hose,
Fire Brick. Etc. Largest and beet equipped
establishment west of Chicago.
DAVIS BLOCK, Moline, 111.
1712 First Are,, Rock Island, DL
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