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THD AHGUS. SATUKDAY. APBH. 30, 1892
Music st the watch tower tomorrow.
Buy your carpets at Q. O. Huckataedt's.
Music bt Black Hawk 'a tower tomor
row. Mrs; Georgia Bixby haa returned from
Robert Le :, of Cable, was in Rock Isl
S. D. Face;' Coal Valley, was in the
city today, y. .
Elegant patterns in carpeta at O.
School sailor hats 15c, Monday only,
at Miss Byrne's.
Take an electric spin out to the watch
"Alone In London" at Harper's theatre
next Tuesday evening.
Wall paper at any price at the Adams
Wall Paper Company's.
Fred Dotd and wife returned frm
Hot Springs this morning.
A fine line of side boards can be seen
at Clemann A Salzmann'a.
The Twin-Citv Columbian committee
of twenty one meets tonight.
EcioT a ride on on the electric cars to
Black Hawk tower tomorrow.
Don't forget the Adams Wall Paper Co.
if you intend to paper your house.
Fine upholstered goods cheaper than
any other place atQ. O. Huckataedt's.
But the American sewing machine at
Bennett's glove store this week for $25.
The carpet line at Clemann & Salz
mann'a is the most complete in the three
J. P. Kistler, of Reynolds, and Wilson
Kimball, of Buffalo Prairie, were in town
The May term of the circuit court con
venes Monday. Judge Glenn is expected
Call and see those bargain bedroom
suits at Clemann & Salzmann'a. They
are going fast.
Rock Island's new councilmen will take
their seats at Monday night's meeting of
the municipal assembly.
The great spectacular production
"Alone in London" at Harper's theatre
next Tuesday evening.
You can, buy Jace curtains at G. O.
Huckataedt's cheaper than any other
pi ace in the three cities';
The Jargeet and best selected line of
room moulding in the hree cities at the
Ad arcs Wall Paper Company.
Everybody can afford one of those bar
gain bedroom suits at the prices Clemann
& Sa!z:nan& are selling them.
The largest assortment of wall paper,
ourtaina and room mouldings in the city
at the Adams Wall Paper Co.
Bridge Collector Sweeney's report for
April 6kowa that the tolls at Rock riyer
bridges amounted to $201 80
Clemann & Salzmann just received a
large shipment of straw mattings which
they will close out at cost prices.
Mrs. William Sommerfield, of Water
town, Wis., is visiting with her son, Wil
liam Sommerfield and wife on Third ave
nue for a few days.
Trot. Bishop, 8. S. Eemble, Mrs. L M.
Copp and Miss Muse attended a meeting
of the Northern Illinois Teachers' asso
ciation at Ottawa yesterday.
Trefz & Company's ice cream parlor8
are now in readiness . for the summer
trade, and the firm is also prepared to
furnish cream for parties, picnics, etc., on
Oar fire laddies now all appear in their
uniforms and present a creditable ap
pearance. The chief should follow suit
and appear in regulation style.
Columbian stock comes in all kind of
weather. During the worst of the storm
this afternoon, E. H. Guyer wrote Louis
West up for double his former subscrip
A threatening storm swept over the
city at 2:30 this afternoon, accompanied
by thunder, lightning and wind, and
sjauaing such intense darkness that busi
met houses were obliged to resort to ar
The Adams Wall Paper Company buy
tkrtr wall paper in larger quantities than
airy other dealers west of Chicago, having
foar big stores to suppy. This is the
reason why they can sell paper cheaper
than any other dealers in the city.
Qa reception to the people of tie
iV"?jJpBln commemoration of Deere &
Xg$ office building in Moline last
wu a brilliant affair. About
Cjjjrple took supper, served by Erell
&llath. oftbisdty. Schillineer's or.
Vira furnished music for daccing.
Tabl.q, Davenport'a sporting papc,
wpifi out with an enlarged edition this
vsfefc. and a great improvement is shown
tbfout. The familiar features of J.
E. Montrose, proprietrof the Harper
aoi manager of Harper's theatre, serve
as a frontispiece.
tJsed ia Millions of Homes
William Eckhart, of Big Island, met
v-ith a serious accident by being thrown
f -om his wagon while driving to Milan on
Thursday evening. The horses took
f -ight at something throwing Mr. Ecu
hart to the ground is such a manner that
be sustained a fracture of his right leg
and other injuries not so serious. He
v as taken to his home where he is now
s iffering considerably from the results of
John Nicholas Meist died at the Union
house last evening at 8 o'clock, aged 75
yaars. His death was the result of a fall
hich he sustained several days ago, and
which ia thought brought on pneumonia,
which carried him off. He was a native
of Germany and came to this country
ei rly ia the 60'a, making his home with
the late John Mueller for over 80 years.
Tie funeral occurs from the German
Lutheran church at S o'clock Sunday
The assessors from the different town-
ah ps met at the court house at 10 o'clock
this morning for the purpose of fixing the
ba lis of assessment for the coming year
Ai: the assessors from the different town
sh: ps were present.except Peter Eckhart,
of Buffalo Prairie, and J. H. Burton, of
Ca ioe Creek. C. C. Waters, of Moline,
wai elected chairman, after which a tens
eral discussion of the rate of assessment
took place. It was finally decided to
ma le the basis on real estate and general
property the same as last year, that is
about one-third the actual yalue. In the
cast) of fancy live stock, stallions, etc.,
the actual value shall be determined and
the assessment made at one-third that
amount, instead of rating them with
common stock as in previous years.
Tlie City of Winona brought down
eight strings of logs, and the West Rambo
Tl e Verne Swain came down and the
Wee: Rambo, Thistle, P.lot, Sidney and
Verce Swain passed up.
Tie stage of the water at the Rock Isl-
land bridge at noon today was 4 35, and
the temperature 63.
A Victory far stock Island.
Properly adjusted spectacles and eve-
giassua are something that Kock Island
has long been in need of.
Prof. H. Hirschbere, the well known
optician of 629 Olive street, St. Louis,
has appointed T. H. Thomis agent for
his celebrated diamond and non-change
able t pectacles and eye-glasses, where a
comp ete assortment can always be found;
those in need or properly adjusted spec
tacles and eye-glasses should avail them
selves of this opportunity. Examination
of eyes free of charge.
For Ovar Fifty Tears
Mrs. Winslows Soothing Syrup has
been used by millions of mothers for
their children while teething. If dis
bursed at night and broken of your res
by a a:ck child Buffering and crying with
pain of cutting teeth send at once and get
a bottle of "Mrs. Winslow's Soothing
Syrup'' for children teething. It will re
lieve t ie poor little sufferer immediately
Depend upon it. mothers, there is no mis
take a jout it. It cures diarrhoea, regu
lates tlie stomach and bowels, cures wind
colic, softens the gums, reduces inflamma
tion aid gives tone and energy to the
whole system, "Mrs vvinslow s Soothing
Syrup" for children teething is pleasant
to the taste and is the prescription of one
of the oldest and best female physicians
and nurses in the United States. Sold bv
all druggists throughout the world. Price
twenty five cents a bottle. Be sure and
ask for "Mrs. Winslow's Soothing Syrup
Omaha and Return.
April 28. 29 and 30 the C. R. I. & P,
Ry. will sell tickets to Omaha with
return good until June 1 at rate of one
fare for round trip on account of general
quadremial conference of the M. E
church. F. H. Plummeb. ticket agent.
Tta Excellent Qualities
Commend to public approval the Cali
fornia liquid firuit remedy Syrup of Figs
It ia pleasing to the eye, and to the taste
..nd by i.eting geutiy on the kidneys, liver
and bowels it cleanses the system effect
ually, tberebv promoting the health and
comfort ov " who i t U
After the grip Hood's Sarsaparllla will
restore y our strength and health, and ex
pel every trace of poison from the blood.
For tx auty, for comfort, for improve
ment of the complexion, nse only Pox
zoni's Powder; there is nothing equal to it
Staunch sblpi strike and founder, the fierce
windf and moontainona wane iweep noble
mariner' "hearts of oak" to thipwreck and to
death, yet at toe not prevent toe Inbberlleit
landsman Iron risking hie life on the atomy At
lantic in tha role of tourist oreoamerclal traveler,
Bat if he shall reach his destination safety he will
scarcely hare escaped some of the qualms of sea
sickness, ailesshe takes with him Ho tetter's
Stomach B) tters, that Inimitable specific for nae
sea. Bad water on long trips are a threat to the
voyager, bet this may be deprived in a great
measure 01 na aiscraenng rnrcw upvn vac siom
aeh.howel. and liver br tfee Bitters. rainst tbe
pre judical etlecta or maiana. 01 aiey ratigaeana
emnaara it Is also efttcvioo . It averts, more
over, rheumatism and kidney complaint. Don't
travel on sea or laoa wunoni iu
40 Years tbe Standard
Prevention Better Than Cure.
Manv persons are afflicted with skin
eruptions, boils or ulcers. Brandreth'a
Pills taken freely will in a short time ef
fect a complete cure of all such troubles.
Ulcers of long standing have been cured
by them. Carbuncles have been checked
in their incipiency by them. The worst
fever sores, bed sores, and the like have
been driven from the skin by them.
uoiy negm in time and a few of Brand
reth'a Pills will prevent many a sickness.
Brandreth'a Pills are purely vegetable.
absolutely harmless, and safe to take at
to select from. Why pay 40 cents
to $1.00 for which you can
get for 10 cents at
C. C. TAYLOR,
171? SccoLd Avenue.
To call your attention to a few facts :
Tour evesieht is priceless the eyes need good
care: improper spectacles are u furious, yoa
should tot trust your eyesight to irresponsible
peddlers of cheap sDectacles.
H D. FOLSOM
Is a Practical Optician, and will tae pains to
properly fit your eyes for every defect of vision
and will guarantee a perfect fit in every case.
If SfcyrtM MWHijIii in
If the lines in this diamond ficrure do not
appear equally black in all the different
meridians, :t indicates a aeiect or sigm
that causes nervous head-ache and should
be corrected at once. Eyes tested free.
H. D. FOLSOM,
Jeweler and Optician.
Seyenty(7 7) Seven
T am Crv'nrv.cwti 1. J
j v.n j wai a UIU, SUIU lia) w IJtiU
my age renewed at least twenty years by the
use of Swift's Specific so that now I feel
like I was about fifty-seven. My trouble was
Eczema for fifteen years. My foot and leg to
my knee was a running sore for two years,
and physicians said it could not be cured.
After taking fifteen small bottles S. S. S. there
is not a sore on my limbs, and I am well, and
have a new lease on life. You ought to let
all sufferers know of your wonderful remedy.
IKA F. Stiles, Palmer, Kansas.
SO Q IS A WOKDERFTL REMEDY
iA especially for old people. It builds
np the general health. Treatise oa
the blood mailed free.
SWIFT SPECIFIC CO., ACanta, Ga.
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Positively the best suits for the price you ever saw. Sale commences Saturday, April 16.
Excellent Bargains in Ladies' Shoes. Big Bargains. in Boys' Suits.
Stoves and Ranges,
1615 and 1617 Second Avenue
D. ROY BOOTS,
1726 Second Ave.
-Base Ball Headquarters.-
Cigar Store and Billiard Parlor.
Always on hnd the finest brands of domestic
and imported cixars. All brands of tobacco
The score of all the ball games will be received
L. GLOCKHOFP, Prop.,
18"8 Second Ave.
New styles of
5.00 SUIT SALE
Suits that are neat.
Suits that will not fade.
Suits that are free from shoddy.
Suits that will wear well.
Suits that fit well.
Suits that are well made.
Men's sizes 34 to 44 at
M C I HTIRE
An advantageous pur
chase of ginghams en
ables as to offer one case
of handsome dress styles,
former price 12Jc cents,
9 1 -2 Cents.
One case challies go this
ALL THIS WEEK
WE PLACE ON
Our $25 curtains at $12.50. Others in proporu
1525 and 1527
POCKET KNIVES and SCISSORS tnr.Tr th riiaWnmnini
ivr quaiuy. u you want a gooa Knife try one.
One need not be told whnr n.
Set like those I have to show
Gold Medal Carpet Sweepers.
Every woman that keens
finish Fire Sets and Irons.
Acorn Stoves and Ranges
are the leaders made in Illinois for our soft coal-and every ob
gaarantsed. These are all good things to buy at Christmas-w
any other time. Come in and see how much I have to show yoa
that is useful and novel in housekeeping goods.
JOHN T. NOFTSKER,
Cor. Third Ave. and Twentieth Street, Rock T?lanl
New rliolli i I
sale Monday. Have J
the new effects in Bn i . H
pleased to show them.
Crocodile all wool cloth,
sale Monday morning.
-uw8 a bare,;,
towels never befor.0-dfJ
than 2fir rriio "
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No more can be hai d
thf-QP Qra rr'.r.o C I
Our Lace Curtai
124, 123 and 12S
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will be. Also those
hnnno wants on Wrought Iroi