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Axwuu, TUESDAY. MA if 17, 1892
THE CITY CO!
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-4toria is r" Samuel Pitcher's prei cription for Infants
and Children. It contains neither Opium, Morphine nor
jtber Narcotic substance. It is a harmless substitute
for Tarcgoric, Drops, Soothing Syrups, and Castor Oil.
It is Pleasant. Its guarantee is thirty years use by
jlillions of Mothers. Castoria destrc ys Worms and allays
fevcrishuess. Castoria prevents vomiting Sour Curd,
cures Diarrhoea and Wind Colic. Castoria relieves
teetlii"? troubles, cures constipation and flatulency.
Castoria assimilates the food, regulates the stomach
and bowels, giving healthy and natural sleep. Cas
toria is the Children's Panacea the Mother's Friend.
. ,1 1 .r, t mrwllfttna stt oV f 1 .
M .ihi rshac repeatedly told me of 1U
. . rt uiwii Uieir cunurcu.
ti .. n n i-v
rajtnria i? the 1' remedy for children of
. i , , ru-ntiaiutol. I hope the day is not
. a ii it v- hrtimothurs will consider the real
.i,;f chu.iren. ana use tasiona in-
-wrH ul in'
. i f th(.v:iriousaii30K nostrums wnicn are
,hAr loved ones, dt lorcimr opium.
morphine, soothing svmp ana omer nurctui
jots dwn their throats, thereby sending
" CastoHa is so well adapted to children that
I recommend it as superior to any prescription
known to me."
H. A. Ahchkr, M. D.,
Ill So. Oxford St., Brooklyn, N. T.
"Our physicians in the children's depart
ment hn e spoken highly of thoir experi
ence in their outside practice with Castoria,
and although we only have among our
medical t upplies what is known as regular
products, yet we are free to confess that the
merits of Castoria has won us to look with
favor upc n jt."
U sited Hospital and Dispensary,
Allen C Smith, Prrt.,
The Centaur Company, 77 Murray S it, New York City.
TT , A , A A AT T- 1 I
ratromze acme xuuuBtry -anu x-roieci. me ljaooroi America,
- MERRICK'S SPOOL COTTON. -
1'. Is S.i Cord Soft Finish. Full ceaenre, and is equally -veil adapted for Hand and Machine
Sewing. For tale cv
McINTIRE BROS., -
ltd Dry Good Houc? generally. '
MERRICK THREAD CO., 205 Fifth Avenue, Chicago
irt Factory :
Uur Shirts .
or (McUlty. We make them ourselves,
"trowe home industry.
J" ntt to your order, and they are tailor-made
Pni ruling from $16 np.
Uur Pants .
iwempneo, uml we inyite competition,
ttd nuke j.vir selection from over 200 differ
'Uap!vs at prices from $3 and cp.
anoi be du
31'icated, our workmanship cannot be
"nrgOnliiwi- .,.) .A 1... K. .
TV0" Pronasre is solicited.
-..ir.d see us at the
Tri-C ltV Shirt. PnntnTTr
"MM ttuC) overLooaley's crockery store.
John Volk & Co.,
Mh Doors Blinds, Biding, Flooring,
m St,, bet. Thlwt ..it -w
- vwa ui aiuit
- 221 and 223
"ieti!7 done 00 ,nort nottc
Peculty of Dress Skirts. .
rnce8 aa Low as the Lowest.
CARL ACHTERMAN. .
Op suing was a success in
every particular. My
Are exquisite. Call and see them
MISS KATE BYRNES,
1709 Second Avenue.
A Nambe r r Important natters A et
I pon-The . Official
lent for the Statcn Island dvine es-
Wasl.es everything from a fine
silk handkerchief to a circus
tent; Lace curtains especially.
No. 1724 THIRD AVE.
A. M. & Li. J. PARKER,
Telephone No. 1214
The Rock Island
Is the best medium ' throucii
which to reach the country trade.
Advertisers should have their
annoi incements ready by Thurs
day iiorning to insure insertion
in the current week's issue. r
VIISOR OF T.1EU
Eaallt, Quickly, Permanently Restored.
wal, KervMneaa, Beblllty. an all
toe trait of evils from earlr erron or later excesses,
the recs lU of overwork, sickness, worry, etc Full
stransUi . development, and tone even to every
oriran a id ponton of tbe body. Blmple, natural
metbodf. Immediate tmprovement seen. Failure
ImpossU le. 2.0UU references. Book, esnlanationf
and pro. fs mailed wealed) fre. AOarew
Mil MtOIOAL CO.. BUFFA1.0, M. Y.
OFFICIAL. REPORT . I
City Cocncix, Room. Ron
May 16 The city council met
sciui-ujouiuiy session at 7:31) p. rn..
Mayor McUonochie presiding nd all tbe
The minutes of the last regular anrl
subsrqient special session were read and
Aid. Better reported a bad washont at
tbe end of tbe northern Rock river bridge
and moved that Bridge Tender Sweeney
be authorized to put it in repair. It was
so ordered and the bridge tender was
further instructed to procure posts to re
pair me ience.
Aid. Corken, from the committee on
fire and lights submitted a report which
was received .
Aid. Biadel, from the committee on
ordinances submitted a report in favor of
a system or occupation licenses which
was received .
Bids for printing 500 copies of the an
nual reports of city officers were opened
ana in i contract awarded to J. W. Pot
ter, the lowest bidder, at t45
Aid. Kennedy, from the street and alley
committee, submitted a report on various
matters referred to it, which was received
and its items acted on separately.
ine nrst item lor the laying of a
temporary switch to David Stephens'
stone yard on Twenty-fourth street, was
On the petition for tbe laying of a side
walk on Twelfth stree. to the city limits,
tbe report favors the permanent improve
ment of the street and walks by special
assessment. The recommendation was
On tbe petition for tbe improvement
of Thirty-eighth street a certain amount
of work being recommended, tbe council
ordered the citv engineer to make a sur
vey and that an estimate be make of the
cost of trading the street in shape for
macadam ; and on motion ol Aid. Juyr
the mayor was authorized to expend not
to exceed $100 in making the street pas
sable at once. f
On the plat of Barta & Babcock's ad
diiton the committee reported without
recommendation and Aid. Evans moved
that tbe piat be adopted. Aid. Buesing
moved as an amendment that the plat be
accepted provided Twelfth avenue te
made straight. Messrs. Dusinberre and
Jackson were heard in support of the
oiiginal proposition. The amendment
Avea Fickenscher, Huesing, Schroed-
er, Guycr 4.
Noes Johnson, Biadel, Hetter, Kin-
ner, Corken, Evans, Diuber, Knox, Ken
nedy, Nelson 10.
The original motion was then adopted
and the plat accepted 13 to 1 (Fickens
Aid. Kennedy asked for a special com
mittee to inspect the Rodman additions
In connection with the street and alley
committee, and the mayor appointed the
aldermen of the Fourth. Fifth, Sixth-and
Aid. Kennedy offered a resolution aa
thorizini; tbe street and alley committee
and the mayor to purchase a 10-ton steam
roller. Aid. Schroeder moved as a sub'
stitute that the street and alley commit
tee and the mayor ascertain the cost and
terms of a steam roller and report to the
C UDcil. The substitute wa9 adopted.
A'd- Schroeder moved that Edwards &
Walsh be allowed $2,000 on account
Aid. Guyer, from tbe sewer committee,
reported favorably upon a petition for a
sewer south of Thirteenth avenue; for an
18-inch sewer on Forty-fourth street to
partially relieve tbe undergrade crossing
and for survey for other sewers and lat
erals in the nprier part of the city, includ
ing tbe exhibition association grounds,
tbe cost to be defrayed by special assess
ment. Report received and adopted.
Aid. Schroeder, from the waterworks
committee, reported in favor of reduced
rates for water by meter measurement.
Report adopted, and the ordinance com
mittee instructed to draft an ordinance
Aid Ouyer offered an ordinance pro
viding for the establishment of grades
concurrently with tbe acceptance of plats
of new additions. Adopted.
Aid. Enox offered a resolution direct
ing tbe clerk to advertise for bids for the
improvement of Twentieth street south
of Ninth avenue. Adopted.
Adjourned until next Monday evening
to consider the annual appropriation or
dinance on motion of Aid. Hueaing.
Robert Koehlkb, City Clerk.
A delicious confection English Ever-
ton Toffee. Rrell & Math have it. t
A good nine room house for rent at
535 Nineteenth street. Inquire at 526
Go in and see Krell & Math's nice con
fectionery and ice cream parlor, and try
some one of their specialties.
Just arrived Pearson's famous Eng.
lish Everton Tcffee; a delicious candy.
Krell & Math are sole agents for Rock
Island. Try it.
For Sale A complete boarding .house.
room for 40 men, near C, R. I. & P.
depot. Erquire at this office. This
house has just been newly fitted . Sick
ness is tbe cause of selling.
Try Everton Toffee if you want some
thing new in candy. It is put up in five
cent packages, also in pound and half-
pound tins, neatly labeled, v Krell &
Math are the only confectioners who
Davenport had two suicides yesterday.
John A. Todd, a carpenter, boarding at
116 Iowa street, accomplished self de
struction by means of laudanum, and
Mrs. Herman Minert, residing on the
Rockingham road, accomplished her end
with a revolver.
Kmc Elleler Coming.
Effie Ellsler, with C. W. Couldock and
Frank Weston , is coming with "Hazel
Kirke." It goes without saying that no
more popular artiste cor no more pleas
ing play will appear bere this season.
Miss Ellsler won instant and lasting pop
ularity for herself and the play in her
origin il character of "Hazel" in the above
named play at the Madison Square thea
tre, New York. Mr. Couldock, in Dun
Bton, the stern old father, was tbe origi
nal in that character and Mr. Weston
was also in the original cast, and is in her
present company aa "Pittecus Green."
Hazel Kirke with the above artists and
an unusually strong company will be seen
at the Burtis at Davenport, tomorrow
General Assembly Presbyterian
Church, Portland, Oregon.
MAT 19 TO JUNE 2, 1892.
For above the "Burlington Route," C,
B.&Q R R, will sell tickets to Port
land and return at round trip rate of one
lowest flrat-claes fare. Tickets on Bale
May 9 to 14 inclusive; return limit
90 . dajs from date of sale.
Passengers may gp via. any one,
return via. any other route excepting the
Southern Pacific system. The fact
that different routes may be nsed going
and returning permits tbe Burlington to
offer to visitors its many direct routes
between the east and the west.
H. D. Mack, Dir. Pass. Agt.,
Bock Island. HI.
state of Ohio, Crrv of Toledo. I
Lucas County. (
Frank J. Cheney makes oath that he is
the senior partner of the firm of F. J.
Cheney & Co., doing business in the city
01 loieao, county and state atoresaid,and
that said firm will pay tbe sum of one
hundred dollars for each and everycase
of catarrh that cannot be cured by the
use 01 uau s uatarrb (Jure.
Frank J. Cheney.
Sworn to before me and subscribed in
my presence, this 6th day of December,
A. U.. 1S30.
( ) A. W. Gleason,
i seal Notary Public
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.
bold by druggists. 75c.
".bducator8 are certainly the greatest
benefactors of tbe race, and after reading
Dr. .Franklin Miles popular works, can
not help declaring him to be among tbe
most entertaining and educating authors.
New York Daily. He is not a stran
ger to our readers, as is advertisements
appear in our columns in every issue, cal
ling attention to tbe fact that bis elegant
work on nervous and heart diseases is
disribtuted free by our enterprising drug
gists, Hartz & Bahnsen. Trial bottles of
Dr. Miles' Nervine are given away, also
door or testimonials showmg that it is
unequalled for nervous prostration, head
ache, poor memory, dizziness, sleepless
ness, neuralgia, hysteria, fits, epilepsy
A Much-Married Woman.
Mrs. Fowler, of this city, was married
last January to her sixth husband, and
strange bb it may seem, five of them died
exactly two years from ' their marriage
day. Her present husband has been sick
for the last four months with chronic
jaundice, and was given up by four of our
best physicians; as a last resort be began
using Sulphur Bitters, and yesterday told
our reporter that they bad saved his life,
smilingly saying that he guessed Mrs.
Fowler would be unable to take a seventh
better half for some time to come. Ex
change. Utiles' Nerve and XJver Pills.
Act on a new principle regulating the
liver, stomach and bowels through the
nerves. A new discovery. Dr. Miles'
Pills speedily cure billiousness, bad taste,
torpid liver, piles, constipation. Un
equalled for men, women, children.
Smallest, mildest, surest! 50 doses 25
cents. Samples free at Hartz & Bahn-sen's.
Testimonial from Hon. S. P. Hughes,
iudse Supreme court, Little Rock, Ark:
"I have used your Diamond spectacles
about a year, and baye found them clear,
easy to the eyes and very satisfactory. I
prefer them to any I have used.
Sijwn P. Hughes.
These spectacles are fof sale by T. H.
Thomas, agent for Rock Island.
"Isn't she beautiful !" occasionally one
hears this expression, as a lady with a
strikingly loyely complexion passes along
the street. Certainly I she uses tbe fa
mous Blush of Roses, manufactured by
Miss Flora A. Jones, South Bend, Ind.
Supplied by T. H. Thomas. Price 75
cents per bottle.
When Baby was sick, we gave bor Castoria.
When she was a Child, she cried for Castoria,
When she became Miss, ue t...u.g ui Castoria.
When she had Children, she gave them Castoria.
Nearly every one needs a spring med
icine, and Hood's Sarsaparilla is un
doubtedly the best. Try it this season.
Children Cry for
The success of Hood's Sarsaparilla is
because it possesses true merit, and no
claim is made for it which is not fully
Children Cry for
Coughing . leads
Kemp's Balsam will
stopjthe cough at
For beauty, for comfort, for improve
ment of the complexion, use only Poz
zoni'a Powder; there is nothing equal to it
bowels each day. (
Medicine moves the
Most people need to
Busy Rain or Shine.
And Easy Payments at Cash Prices on -
Furniture, Carpets, Stoves and
Do not delay but come to us for Bargains in
Baby Carriages, Gasoline Stoves, Refrigerators,
Lace and Chenille Curtains, Carpets, Rugs
and Mattings, Dining and Bed Room
Outfits at unheard of prices.
VISIT OUR ESTABLISHMENT
We Will Save you Money.
CHAS. A. MECK,
322 Brady Street, Davenport, la.
Open evenings till 8 o'clock. Saturdays till 10.
DAVIS & CO.
Heating and Ventilating Engineers,
Gas and Steam Fitting,
complete line of Pipe, Brass Goods, PackiDg Hose
Fire Brick, Etc. Largest and best equipped
establishment west of Chicago.
DAVIS IBLOCK, Moline, EL
1712 First Ave,, Bock Island, EL
Telephone 1148. J
Residence Telephone 1 1 69
Telephose 1098. 231 Twentieth street.
B. F. THOMAS & CO.,
Elm Street Meat Market
All kinds of Fresh and Salt Meats always on hand. Game,
Fish and Oysters In the season.
Reynolds' Block, Moline Ave., FOOT OF ELM ST.
R. G. Hudson M. J. Pabeer.
HUDSON & PARKER,
CARPENTERS AND BUILDERS,
All kinds of Carpentering promptly attended to. Estimates
furaished when desired.
Shop cor. First ave. ard Seventeenth at. Rock Is' and.
0. City 'Bus and Express Line. .
Telephone Rock Island or Harper Hotels for 'bus er express
wagon and you will receive prompt attention,
TIMBERLAKE & SPENCER, Props.
J. Iff CHRISTY,
KlIOfOBEl Of CB.HEBS 110 OISCOITS..
Ask Tour Grocer for Them.
, They are Best.
' r SPECIALTIES: 4
Ins Christy "Otstib" sad Christy "VPim"