Newspaper Page Text
THD ARGUS. WEDNESDAY. APRIL 13, 1892
: i I
Biraw Lata now ready M. & K.
Nice sweet oranges at Browner'a.
Garden seeds of all kinds at Browner's.
Bedford stripe zonare euiu M. & E.
Garden seeds of all kinds at Browner's.
Grand line of confirmation suits M.
Bee Reidy Bros, change of ad this
Velvet souave suits ! two colors at the
M. & K
The largest selection of garden seeds in
the city at Browner's.
, Easter novelties In spring clothing and
. bo at the M. A K.
' I' Mrs. 8. 8. Cryer. of Albert Lea, Minn
H visiting at the residence of J. H. Cle-
laed and wife.
' Lost A. female dog. Return to
J . F. 8chneidT, 2103 Fourth avenue,
and receive a reward.
,-' H yon want your property sold imtne
. diately place it with Reidy Brae'., 1808
' Second avenue, up stairs.
i Park Commissioner Buncher of G rn
ey square has four pair of stone steps
for sale at a bargain . Call on him .
Lost A note book bearing the name
of Robert Wagner. Finder please return
to The Akqus office an 1 receive reward
Miss Mary McM&hon. of New Haven,
Conn., is in the city on a v'slt to her
sister, Mrs. Edward Shields, on Vine
Barnes & Summer's dramatic company
appear at Harper's theatre all next week,
presenting popular plays at popular
Don't forget the dancing school at
Armory hull Saturday evening, April 16
Come and enjoy a pleasant evening. Ad
mission 35 cents.
Mrs. Robert McFarland, has returned
from her trip to Shawnee, Ohio. She
was accompanied home by her niece, who
will make an extended vi6it here.
County Clerk Kohler has called a
special meeting of the county board on
April 30, and a meeting of the assessors
of the county on April 30.
George Wagner and wife leave for the
cast the latter part of the week and ex
pect to sail from New Tork on April 30
to spend several months in Europe.
The democratic county convention
meets at tbe court house tomorrow after
noon at 1:30 to select delegates to the
stte convention to be held at Sprin gfield,
The deed of H. P. Hull to the Augus
tana University association conveying tbe
M.Mine avenue property has been filed
for record. The consideration is $26.
"00, of which $6,000 has been pid in
Louis Singelman, a 12 year-old lad
employed about the electric light works
in Moline, was terribly scalded by escap
iug steam yesterday afternoon. His back
and legs were injured most, and it is
thought he cannot recover.
The sale of Easter novelties held by
Ruth's band, of tbe Broadway Presby
terian church, at the residence of Mrs.
Willard Baker yesterday afternoon, was
largely attended, and the many unique
novelties were cuireiy disposed of.
T. H. Thomas received a handsome
piece of furniture for his store this morn
in? in a solid cherry counter surmounted
by a show case of beveled plate glass
eight feet long. The counter and caee
are constructed for cigars, are zinc lined
and modern in all respects.
Mis Nellie Murray, who has been man
ager of the local office of the Postal TeK
ecraph company ever since its establish
ment here, has surrendered her position
to taRe effect the 15th. It is rumored
that there will be a change in the Daven
port office also.
Manager Harry Sas-e, of the Twin-City
bail club returned this morning from
Chicago where he attended the meeting
or the schedule committee of thel-I.
league and which is still in session there
tiurjmgton ana Aurora withdrew from
the league, and Evacsville and Terre
Haete were admitted to fill the vacancies
thus created. The season will open
jacoo sirasscr, me wen Known musi
cian, of Davenport, who has been book
keeper or the Citizens National bank
since us organization a years ago yes
terday, was presented by the directors
last evening with a handsome gold watch
and chain and received other tokens of
appreciation from his fellow employes,
among whom he is extremely popular.
rw i T" . a s
ine iiocaiora construction company
has been awarded a large contract for
paving at Q:tawa at the following figuers:
Taving. (I 61 per yard; r.urbing.53 cents
per foot; excavating, 30 cents per yard;
old curbing 10 cents per foot. The city
engint-er had estimated tbe whole job at
$87,1 '83 07, bat the contract was let at
the above figures for $74,963 97.
Ac sording to the Altdo Times the town
of A edo has raised $16,000 to encour
age tbe Jacksonville & Southeastern line
to enter that city and go to Muscatine,
and i l all probability if this proposition
is accepted the road will go to Muscatine
direct instead of to Rock Island, and on
a north bound line will be more apt .to
enter Davenport than Rock Island. Tbe
people of Aledo are exerting . eyery efiort
to set are this road .
Ttio little steamer, Ruby, took a happy
party down the river this morning, de
spite '.he gathering storm and lingering
traces of winter. There were on board
Mr. au4 Mrs. T. B. Davis, Mr. and Mrs
F. C. Denkmann. W. H. Marshall, 8. 8.
Davis Ed Denkmann, Rudolph Weyer
bauser, Misses Tillie Denkmann, Bessie
Lee, Anna Reimers, Mae Blending,
Blanche Cleland. The majority of t e
party attended the wedding of Charles
Huttig, of 8t. Louis, and Miaa Ansa
Muese:, at Muscatine at noon today.
Tbe member! of Arsenal Council No
171 gave Senate Deputy H. C. Diamond
a recei lion at their hall last evening,
Mr. Diamond arriyed in tbe citv on Mon
day evjning and after tbe regular work
of the order last evening, an informal en
tertainment was given. Mr. Diamond
took occasion to compliment tbe mem
bers of the order en the proficiency of
their w irk, after which the visitor and
those present were invited to the dining
hall whore a feast of delicious viands was
in waitiag and the evening was spent in
Franc B Wilkie, a former Davenport
editor bo established a paper there in
early da?s and was afterward a war cor
respond ot during the rebellion, died
inChica'O. He had a varied career.
Beginnii g on a country newspaper in
New Yo:k state he drifted west where he
labored until the breaking out of the war.
He became war correspondent of the Cbi
cago Tin es and afterward an editorial
writer on the same paper. He was also
its London correspondent at one time and
was widely known, being also the author
of eevera'. books.
Est. Wat. Hollicthtd,
Pastor cf the Presbyterian chucrh of
Sparta, N. J., voluntarily writes strongly
in favor of Hood's Sarsaparilla. He
saysn "Nothing I know of will cleanse
the blood stimulate the liver or clean
the stomach like this remedy. I know of
scores and scores who have been helped
or cured by it."
The hie heat Draise has been wnn hr
Hood's Pills for their easy, yet efficient.
Its Excellent Qualities
Commend to public approval tbe Cali
fornia liquid firuit remedy Syrup of Figs.
it is pleasing to toe eye, and to the taste
and by acting gently on tbe kidneys, liver
and bowe s it cleanses the system effect
ually, tne -eby promoting the health and
comfort of all who use it.
and save money, and perhaps your life.
Send three 2 -cent stamps to pay postage
to A. P. Ordway & Co., Boston. Mass.,
and receive a codv of Dr. K-uifmann'a
great Medical Work. 100 pages, elegant
ii red plates.
"Isn't sae beautiful!" ocASionailv one
henrs Ibis exnression. as a ladv with n
strikingly loyely complexion passes along
me street, uertainiy! sne uses the fa
mous Blush of Roses, manufactured by
Miss Flora A. Jones. Smith Bund Tnrl
Supplied Oy T. H. Thomas. Price 75
cents per home.
Of street car harness, horses, ponies,
carts, bugt ies, etc., Thursday, April 14,
at 2 p. m.
Lorton Bros'., Davenport.
Sam Willis, Auctioneer.
Fiftv dollars will be mid for the rennv
ery of the body of Ltitrh Johnson, and
ror that or tringal Hill, drowned in
the Mississippi on Saturday afternoon.
When you buy jour spring medicine
vou should get tbe best, and that is
Hood s Sarsaparilla. It thoroughly puri
fies the blood.
For beauty, for comfort, for improve
ment oi ine complexion, use only Foz
zonis Powcer; there is nothing equal to it
Staunch h ps strike and founder, the fierce
winds and oiountaiuous waves sweep noble
mariners' "lisirts of oak" lo flijpwrcck and to
df nth, yet thai does not prevent the lubberllest
landsman front risking his life on the stormy At
lantic in the rclc of tourist or commercial traveler.
But if he shall reach his destination sufcly he will
scarcely have escaped some of tbe qualms of sea
sickness, un'e-8 he takes with him Hostetter's
Stomach Ititte-s, that 'ntmitahle specific for nuu-
sea. Bad watT on long trips are a threat lo the
voyager, but this may be deprived in a great
measure ni lis aii-ruurins enecis upon mc stom
acb. bowel an I livrr by tie Bitters. painat ih
prvjudicnl cffei ts of malum, bad diet, fatigue and
exKwnre it is also efllciclons. It averts, more
over, rheumatlr m and kidney complaint. Don't
travel on sea or lana wunoui iu
Used in Millions f Homes 40 Years the Standard.
Hiss Flora A. Jones, South Bend, Ind.
Purchased a bottle of your "blushes''
of Arend, cor. of Fifth ave. and Madison
st. ' I find it delightful. Will gladly rec
ommend it to others. Yours respectfully,
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.
The Working Man.
The problem or the age is
how to elevate the workiDg
man and give him better clothes,
better food, more leisure and
more of the comfort 4 of life.
This is the base of thought, the
goal towards which all the ef
forts of our modern thinkers
tend. It is evident that tbe
great thing and the one that
will go farthest in lifting the
working man in the scale. s
good health. Without this all
his labors are in vain. One of
bis drawbacks is a tendency to
contract bronchial difficulties.
A cold upon the lungs will din
able him for days and cause
him to lose time that cuts ser
iously into his savings and
tends to discourage him Raid's
German Cough arid Kidney
Cure will cure any malady of
this sort and is the gratest
boon that the working man
ever received. This great rem
edy can be obtained every
where and of all druggists.
Sylvan Kemedy Co.,
In the Spring i
In the vegetable kingdom, the sap or vital
fluid rises from the roots to the trunk and
branches, producing leaf and flower. So in
Ih : human family, the change is as great, for
blood, if not in good condition, must
lh-ow oft its impurities. In tins it is r.cces-r.-.vy
to assist nature, and nothing is sa good to
CLEANSE THE BLOOD
as Swift's Specific, It helps nature to relieve
the body, end at the same time tone it ur,.
Mr. Ralph Elkins lives at Marionsvillc,
Mo., and is a successful farmer. He says
that he has been a great sufferer from impuri
ties of the blood, which made his limbs stiff
and gave him pain in the lungs, but that he
took Swift's Specific and it soon relieved him
Treatise on blood and skin diseases mailed
free. SWIFT SPECIFIC CO., Atlanta, Ga.
' .. - mar s,'. ' ?
NO PAY UNTIL CURED.
Xoopernt on. No pain. Nodnngcr. No
detention from bnints.
FILES CURE without pain, use of knife or
cautery no ancnthetic ro detention from bcie;
nua. DR. A. L. DE SOUCHET
The Rupture Specialist, of Chicago, or his asso
ciate will be at
Every MONDAY and TUESDAY
References: A. E. Britton,4(W5 Armour avenue,
Chicago; eo. M. Bennett. Sa02 Illinois avenue,
Chicago; Wm. cchindler, Mihwaia, Ind,: Dr.
Sweetland. Highland Park, 111.; II. O. Eddy,
j. Stoves and Ranges,
1616 and 1617 Second Avenu
SOLVED THE PKOBLEM.
The inventor of tbe New Scale Kim
ball Piano was overjoyed when he found
what a success he had made of it. and tbe
above cut represents his feelings Have
you examined these pianos? Do not
confound them with the old stenciled
make, but call and see tbe New Scale;
they 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
tbe finest variety ever shown in the city
of Rock Island.
D. Boy Eowlby, 1728 Sucsnd Ave.
Billiard and Pool Parlors.
Havlnp jnrt fnmlshed a fine Parlor uptalni and
equipped it with two of Brunswick & Balkc'e
finest Billiard Table. alo two line Pool
IN THE CIGAR STORE
e flncet line of Imported and Domef tic Cigars
and Tobacco in the market.
1808 Second Avenue.
JVi c 1 NTIRE
Spring Jackets and Gapes.
Our spring cloak sale was a
success. This week more new
styles in caps. And jackets will
be shown in ladies' and misses'.
Will be pleased to show you the
Ladies' Blouse Waists.
Immense assortment of iflrHeo'
blouse waists placed on sale
It is none too early to buy if
you care to get first selections.
Very pretty innovations am
shown both in 6hapes and fab
rics, inesmrt pattern prevails.
They come in cambrics, lawn a
satteens, etc. Prices begin at
50c for a reallv eood wafst stnma
cheaper than 50c, but hardly
Ladies' Calico and
We show a large an
ment of Wrappc
made UP n m
styles. Prices iSz
at 98c. Can you afford
to make them
they can be bought at
such prices? You win
find them in cloak
Rock Island. Illinoi
Is the appropriate name applied to us bv our
FURNITURE and CARPETS
Largest assortment and latest shies,
cordially invited by
CLEMANN & SALZMANN,
The Money Savers.
POCKET KNIVES aod SCISSORS took the hight imiai
for quality. If you want a good knife try one.
One need not be told what a nice present an elegant Carvinj
Set like those I have to show will be. Also those
Gold Medal Carpet Sweepers.
Every woman that keeps house wants one. Wroiiirhr Inn
finish Fire Sets and Irons.
Acorn Stoves and Ranges
are the leaders made in Illinois for our soft coal ami evt-ry on
gaaranteed. These are all good thiners to buy at Christmas or
any other time. Come in and see how much I have to show yon
that is usefal and novel in housekeeping goods.
JOHN T. NOFTSKER,
Cor. Third Ave. and Twentieth Street. Rork Mand.
Elegance of Style and Perfection of Fit.
It has never been our good fortune to secure so many beautiful and artistic designs and
BOYS' AND CHILDREN'S NOVELTIES
As we are now showing for the spring and summer. Popular among which are Zouave Suits, in four
different styles; Vestee Suits, in every style imaginable; Double-Breasted Suits, in eight different styles;
Three-Piece Suits, sizes 10 to 16, in ) different styles; Kilt and Jersey Suits, in eight different styles;
Long Pants Suits, a fine assortment and variety much larger than ever, comprising all new shades in dark
and light colors. CHILDREN'S SUITS, 58c to $1450. LONG PANTS SUITS, S2.2 to $22.00.
Over 200 dozen SHIRT WAISTS to select from. Full dress waists, also waists with Marshall collars,
turned cuffs, fancy fronts and ties to match. Beautiful line in LADIES' SHIRT WAISTS. The celebrated
S. & A., fast black hose for boys. Exquisite line of boys hats and caps. We repeat that it has never been
our good fortune to show nor that of our patrons to select from such a grand array of boys' wearing apparel.
PRICES GUARANTEED LOWER
Than those of any other establishment for equally well made and well trimmed merchandise, h you
want to clothe your boys and have them look neat and tidy, you will find it decidedly advantageous to
trade with the dependable
IRON CLAD AND
Oitnh er'ft Castarla.
PV J. UHSHET K iu. rropa iomjuo, v. i auu onutr Rtiecva.
Bold bj druggis a, 75c. j Sunday evening.
I CWVCiVVYJT "I V.VV.fi.urt
I razor. ffUrii'harw.m. ItmiI ai.ttfs
KOCK ISLAT- "J-