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AJTOTJP, TUESDAY. Al'lUL 19, 1832
astoria is Dr. Samuel Pitcher's pi-escription for Infants
and Children. It contains neither Opium, Morphine nor
other Xarcotic substance. It is a harmless substitute
for Paregoric, Drops, Soothing Sj rups, and Castor Oil.
It is Pleasant. Its guarantee is thirty years use by
Millions of Mothers. Castoria dest roys Worms and allays
fcverisliness. Castoria prevents vomiting Sour Curd,
enres Diarrhoea and Wind Colic. Castoria relieves
teething troubles, cures constipation and flatulency
Castoria assimilates the food, rojjulates the stomach
and bowels, giving healthy and natural sleep. Cas
toria is the Children's Panacea the Mother's Friend.
"CafOTin i; an excellent medicine for chil
dren. Mothers have repeatedly told me of its
rood effect upon their children."
Dr. O. C. Osgood,
Catforia is the best remedy for children of
liich 1 am acquainted. I hope the day is not
fa distant when mothers will consider the real
Interest ( their children, and urn Castoria in
neadof the variotisquack nostrums which are
deftrcjiog torir lored ones, by forcing opium,
morphine, soothing syrup and other hurtful
afwitt dors their throats, thereby sending
ItenJ to premature graves."
Dr. J. F. KrftcBBLOB,
The Centaur Company, 17 Murray Street, New York City.
Patronize Heme Industry and
BY VP Iff 0
- MERRICK'S SPOOL COTTON. -
It Is S;x Conl Soft Finish, full ceaenre, anil if eqnally h ill adapted for Hand and Machine
Sewing, 1'or rale b
:d Dry G'M'.fHuiiff ,"neraiy.
MERRICK THREAD CO.. 205 Fifth Avenue, Chicago
: Shirt Factory:
f;'"r 'efialty. We make them ourselves.
''rot;;ic home industry.
Our Suits .
to your order, and they arc tailor-made
" "' '""Sins from $1 up.
Our Pants .
i .... we inrite competitii
unwn in nri... .
a n,k jo-ir ."election from nv,en
"" M"-from t3 and pp.
Our Prices .
J"' ,!"l!ieat.-d, our.workmanihip cannot be
"r w "irra-at. and lajt, bot not
'.. ,,,0"r Prona-t i solicited.
T in at the
w Tn-Oity Shirt Factory,
"rr""' !WPi". over Loolry crockery store.
FRANK ATT W ATE R
JoUn Voik & Co.,
Mh Doors Blinds, Biding, Flooring.
St.. bet. Third and Fearth aTes. Jj
HOCK IS la AND. ,
C O. D.
-221 and 223
EIGHTEENTH 8T. A
i,l2't' 70rk on hort notice,
fealty of Drew Sklru.
nc"8 as Low a the Lowest.
" Ca torla is so well adapted to children that
I recommend it as super ior to any prescription
known to me."
B. A. Acbe,M. D.,
Ill So. Oxford St., Brooklyn, N. T.
" Our physicians in the children's depart
ment liave spoken highly of their experi
ence fa. their outside practice with Castoria,
and although we only bare among our
medical supplies what is known as regular
products, yet we are free to confess that the
merits of Castoria has won us to look with
favor i pon it."
Unitxd Hospital akd Dispemsart,
Aixkm C Smith, Ati.,
Protect the Labor of America"
Opt ning was a success in
every particular. My
Are exquisite. Call and see them
MISS KATE BYRNES,
1709 Second Avenue.
0TAgtnt for the Staten Inland dying ea
No. 1724 THIRD AVE.
A M. & L. J. PARKER,
tVFirst-clase work and special attention to
RIXu -J8 UP,
Telephone No. 1214
The Rock island
Is the best medium throueh
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.
Notice I hereby Siren, that the undersigned
ha been appointed aaaigcea of he Northern
Mining a ad Hailway company, and all persona
holding i n claim or claim against aanl The
Northerr Mininc and Railway company are hereby
notified to present the aase to me ander oath or
afflrn ation within three month from thic date,
whether -aid claim are dae or not. All penon
indebted to aatd aanienor are requested to make
prompt i aysent of the earn.
Dated (arch 1, lWi.
TTIOHA8 S. SILVI,
Kecnlar Semi-Monthly Sleeting of
the City Council.
A Blent r ,Way to a Sew Hallway
fropoaed Platr, Brldgm,
Haur.Mala ana Other.
OFFICIAL REPORT. J
Citt Council Room. Rock Tar.
April 18 The city council met in regular
semi-monthly session at 8.00 p.m., Mayor
McConochie presiding and all the alder
men present, including Aldermen-elect
QuTer and Schroeder, to fill vacancies.
The minutes of the last regular and
special meetings were read and approved.
The clerk read the treasurer's monthly
report to the close of present fiscal year
which was ordered received and filed.
The city clerk presented and read his
annual report which was on motion of
Aid. Knox returned to the finance com I
mittee to be compared and checked up
win me city 8 Dooks. ana to report.
The mayor appointed Aid. Schroeder
to assist the finance committee in its
labor to examine the city's books, and
Aid. Guyer to fl.l the vacancv in the
street and alley committee.
Aid. Ueittr offered the following
lution which was adopted:
Resolved. That the Rock Island &
Milan Street Riilway com pan v be and
are htreby directed and requested to at
once fill the space between the rails of
their track from the first to the fourth
bridge at Milan so that persons driving
vehiclen can cross and recross the san e
Aid. Hetter also moved that the bridge
committee be instructed to report the es
iimatea cost or new ratling needed to the
approaches of some of the bridges over
river, nuuon carried.
Aid Knox from the finance committee,
presented a bill of f 3.700 for the police
ana fire alarm apparatus and moved that
it be referred to the fire and light and
finance commi'.tees to report at the next
meeting. Motion carried.
Aid. Cor ken. from the fire and light
committee .reported favorablv! n the re i
tion of A B. Johnson for the erect ian of
a frame addition in i he fire limit. ,n
vided the sides and roof of the same' are
made flre-pr -of by covering ef corruga
ted iron. Report received and recom
mend ttion adopted.
Aid. Bladel, from the ordinance com
mittee, offered an ordinance granting the
county of Rock Island the r:gbt and per
mission to build a private sewer on Four
teen' h street from Second to Fifth ave
nues. Passed unanimously.
Aid. Kennedy, from the street and al
ley committee, re.-orted favjrably on the
adoption of John Warner's plat cf sub
division of outlot 23 On motion of
Aid. Ci.rken a recess of five minutes wss
taken for examination of plat, and on re
assembling the plat was adopted by unan
Aid. Kennedy submitted the grade as
establisued in Mrs. R d man's addition
and moved that it be referred to the street
and alley commif.ee to report at the next
meeting. Motion cirried .
Aid. Huesing moved that the matter
of the Seventeenth street survey in con
troversy be referred to the street and al
ley committee and the mayor to consult
with the land owners interested therein.
Motion adopted .
Aid. Tin Jail, from the waterworks
committee, submitted some propositions
made by Fairbanks, Morse & Co. as to
the erection of a water tank in bouth Park
Referred to the waterworks committee.
major and superintendent of waterworks
Mr. Searle, secretary of the Citizens'
Improvement association, presented a
petition of the Chicago, Pearia &
St. Louis R. R. Co. for right
of way on First avenue from Third
to Twentieth street, requesting the
council to authorize the mayor to sign
the city's frontage thereto. Oj mot'on
of Aldeiman Blsdel fit mayor was au
thorized to sign l y unanimous yote.
The clerk read a peti ion of C. J. W.
Schreiner and others, requesting the city
to lay a water main to the corner of
Sixth avenue snd Eleventh st eet, and
fill ihe streets and sidewalks in that vi
cinity to grade for the c nvenience of a
factory to be established there. On mo
tion of A'derman Evans the prayer of
the petition was granted.
Aid. Knox moved that the curbing on
Fifth avenue, irom Thirty-eighth street
esst he returned to the 12-foot limit.
The clerk read a petition .if George
Schaffer and others to lay a water main
on Forty-thir street to connect with the
Fifth avenue main. Referred to the
water woiks committee.
Also a petition of C. P Lyman snd oth
ers for a change of rade on Twenty-third
street, Referred to tb.e streU and alley
committee, m&jOf and city surveyor.
Also a petition of F. M. Stnnett to cut
the north end of Fotty-third street to
grade by filling the same fr m the sur
plus excavated on Fifth avenue. Re
ferred to street and alley committee and
the ma; or. '
Also a petition of I.othar Hatms snd
otbets to allow the landing of sandbarges
at their present location. Referred to
the license committee.
The clerk sub j itted a plat of Henry
Curtis' sub-division. Referred to .he
stre.t and alley committee to report.
Aid. Knox moved that the dilapidated
condition of the sidewalk on Twentieth
street south of Xinth avenue, be referred
to the attention of the superintendent of
Streets. Motion carried.
On motion the couccil adjourned.
Rohkht Koehler Citv Clerk.
Fifty dollars will be paid for the recov
ery of the body of Leigh Johnson, and
$50 for that of Fingal Hill, drowned in
the Mississippi on Saturday afternoon.
Walts r Johnson.
A Source of Annoyance.
Every man, woman or cbi'd who is af
flicted with chilblains, frost bites, etc.,
knows well that it is worth a good deal
to have a remedy at band that will give
sDeedv and immediate r.lief. Krause's
German OJ, the great German remedy, is
worth its weight in gold for these tortur
ing ailments. For sale by all druggists
Erz & B ttinvn wholc-alc agfj's.
Sweets of life Kreii & Math.
Easter novelties at Krell & Math's.
Ice cream or hot coffee at Krell &
Take stock in the Columbian exposi
Call up telephone No. 1055 for stock in
the Exposition association. )
The finest line of Easter novelties in
tbe three cities at Krell & Math's.
Wanted A good girl to do eenenl
house work. Apply at 312 Fourth ave
Hsrry Gilmore, who has been spend
ing his vacation at home, left again this
morning for Chester. Pa., to resume his
Let the children look into KYol) Sr.
Math's window and see the nice Easter
goods. Every one of thtm can be Blind
with candy. Think how one of them
will please them.
Conductor John Baker left this nmrn.
ing for Milwaukee, where he will run the
night express between that city and Be
loit. The change may be a permanent
There is a great demand for labor of
all kinds in Rock Is'and at present. Car
penters and stone masons are particularly
scarce in comparison with the work to be
done. Contractor Edwarrla stated it
night that 50 laborers and 10 teams could
find employment on paving work alone
by applying to him, while Atkinson &
OlofI are 20 men short in their brick
yards. There need be no excuse for
loafing in Reck Island this year.
The Woodmea SJaae Settled.
The famous suit of the Modern Wood
men against J. C. Root and other ex
officers of the M. W. A., begun some
time sgo. was ended in chambers Satur
day by a ruling lhat J. C. Root pay
seven-tenths of the cost of conducting
the case and the other ex-officers inter
ested to pay the remaining three-tenths.
The Clinton Age says:
There could be nn
tacbed than the debarment of the old
omcers from again holding office in the
order, but as thev were all nut nf rkffiA
there was little to be gained by so ruling,
out uence no otner penalty attaches to
hold the county blameless of costs, which
Who is gainer in the long run of the
case is not now conspicuous. The mem
bers of the order took the matter in their
Own hftrjds some time non nraftinallv
when Mr. Root's official connecion with
the order was ended. The order is still
in a very prosperous condition and is
growing ranidlv. Mr Root it lw nrn.
petous and is probably making more
runner than he ever did before.
If there is to be another chapter in
"the affair of two men" the Age has not
neara ot it.
V. M. A. Klertioa.
The board of directors of the Young
Men's Christian association met last eve'
ning for the purpose of electing officers.
the result being the choice of the follow
ing for the ensuing year:
President G M.Lioslev.
Vice President George K'O'.'sbury.
Recording Secretary W. H. Philieo.
Treasurer J. 8. Freeman.
A. D. Srterry, who has served in the
capacity of president for the last four
years, retires with the thanks of the en
tire association for a record marked by
steady and substantial progress. J. D
Warnock, vice president, who has been
an officer since the organization of the
association, declined a reelection.
Only Rig-ht to Tell.
Tho Rev. Mark Gay Pearse, the emi
nent English Divine, writes:
"Bedford Placb. Russell Square.
London. December 10, 1888 I think it
only right that I should tell you of how
much use I find Allcock's Porus Plasters
in my family and among those to whom
I have recommended tbem I find them
a very breastplate against colds and
When Baby was sick, we gare hor Castoria.
When she was a Child, she cried for Caatoria.
When she became jtis-s ... j Custoria.
When she had Children, she gae them Castoria.
is and will ever be the
inth Rida. Chest and
Joints, Neuralgia, sprains, &c
CRPr OF CHARCEI
fha Talnable booki "Oaide to Health," witi
Prize Medals Awirded.
IT 9A.1mmA Tah
Vhoaa, Prague, Kotterdam, OUea,
50 Cents a bottle, For Sale by
- ON -
a h 'm
Furniture, Carpets, Curtains, Stoves
and House Furnishings.
Our $14 00 bed room suits are going fast. For
one week I will give you
suit a handsome woven
bring this advertisement
I have anything you need to make HOME COM
FORTABLE. Gasoline stoves and refrigerators at
low prices and
EASY TERMS OF PAYMENT.
CHAS. A. MEOK,
Telephone 421. 322 Brady Street, Davenport, la.
Open every evening until 8:1) i o'clock, and Siturdavs until 10:00.
Every other store in the tri-cities in
- Actual Bargains -
Means what? That we must under-
coll nil fVt ore cal 1 rr-Qorv cfill
011 CVll WtllV-lO, OVll VyllVCVJ, a 1.111
cheaper, and beat all their ap
parent LOW PRICES.
This is just what we are going to
do beginning Tuesday, April 19.
Break Competitors' Prices .
and Blazer Suits,
1 14 West Second Street, Davenport. .
R. O. Hudson M. J. Parkxb.
HUDSON & PARKER,
CARPENTERS AND BUILDERS,
AU kinds of Carpentering promptly attended to. Estimates
fnraished when desired.
Shop xr Fir?' are a-d ,'eventertnth KxV Ts' 'ud.
Kf;V7r - rT
FREE with any bed room
wire spring, provided you
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