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-TOTJB, i FBIDAY, MA y 20. 18Ua
jastoria is Dr. Samuel Pitcher's piescription for Infants
and Children. It contains neither Opium, Morphine nor
otber Narcotic substance. It is a harmless substitute
for Paregoric, Drops, Soothing Sjrups, and Castor Oil.
jt is ricasant. Its guarantee is thirty years' use by
Millions of Mothers. Castoria dest roys Worms and allays
feverisliness. Castoria prevents vomiting Sour Curd,
cures Diarrhoea and Wind Colic Castoria relieves
teething troubles, cures constipation and flatulency.
Castori;. assimilates the food, r?gulatcs the stomach
and bowels, giving healthy and natural sleep. Cas
toria is the Children's Panacea the Mother's Friend.
"Castfri.i is an cxcrllent medicine for chil
dren. Mntlu rs have repeatedly tola me or its
mod effect ujwn their children."
Da. G. C. Osgood,
"Castoria is the liest remedy for children of
which 1 mil acquainted. I hope the day is not
far distant n hen mothers will consider the real
Interest of tbi-ir children, nd use Castoria in
neail of the variousquack nostrums which are
destroying their loved ones, by forcing opium.
tfem down tln-ir throats, thereby sending
fixa ic premature graves."
Da. J. F. Keichbloe,
The Centaur Company, T7 Murray Street, New York City.
Patronize Home Industry and
- MERRICK'S SPOOL COTTON. -
l: is Six Cord Soft Finish, Full ceanre, and is equally well adapted for Baud and Machine
Hewing. For sale It
td Dry Gf od Hone? generally.
MERRICK THREAD CO., 205 Fifth Avenue, Chicago
: Shirt Factory:
iwcialty. We make them ouwehre.,
Our Suits .
teatie to yonr order, and they are tailor-made
"P-eeM.n.-ins from $16 np.
owniL pHco. und we invite competition.
ttfl make , oiection from OTer soo d,ffer.
i prices from f S and cp.
Our Prices .
J dnpl.cated, our workmanship cannot be
ia:' "" wc "ant, and last, but not
,v " 0J' Pron!re i, solicited,
"'wo et us at the
Tri-City Shirt Factory,
J'tC0'"1 avecne. overLooele,., crockery store.
John Volk & Co.,
Doors Blinds, Siding, Flooring,
8t" Third and Fomrtt ares.
C 0. 13.
" 221 and 223
pW'l- of Dress Skirts. ,
rri a8 LoW tbe Lowe8t
" Cat toria is so well adapted to children that
I recon .mend it as superior toany prescription
known to nie."
H. A. Archer, M. d..
Ill So. Oxford St., Brooklyn, N. T.
"Our physicians in the children's depart
ment liave spoken highly of their experi
ence ir their outside practice with Castoria,
and although we only have among our
medical supplies what is known as regular
produce, yet we are free to confess that the
merits of Castoria has won us to look witt
favor t pon it."
United Hospital and Dispensary,
au-m i. smith, rre.,
Protect the Labor of America
Op sning was a success in
ivery particular. My
Are exquisite. Call and see them
MISS KATE BYRNES,
- 1709 Second Avenue.
HfA ,'ent for the Staten Island dying es
i r f t t
Wast es svery thing 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 through
which to reach the country trade.
Advertisers should have their
announcements ready by Thurs
day Horning to insure insertion
in the current week's issue.
VIGOR OF HEN
t. Quickly. Permanent! Reatorad.
" Kermuna, Debility, and all
of evil, from early error, or later nnuwrn.
IU of overwork, sickness, worry, etc. Full
. development, and tone rim to every
d portion of tbe boor. fitmDla. n.tnrml
. Immediate Improvement seen, Failure
le. l.CMJ reference. Book, explanation
. ' " j rrfw. Aaeress
ii medio Ak co.. Buffalo, n. y.
-ln County's Voi-mrr Poet la
toe Fore-ts of Jnichlsran-Fond Re
collect iena of Former Days.
V.OLEMAN, Mich.. May 15. Corres
pondence to The Argus. 1 take tLis
method of letting my many friends of
KrtOfcr I O I awKA..a a
a v "umy kdow where I am
and what I am doing. It has been ouite
a numoer of years since I left Rock
Asiaua county, yet. In my goings in Illi
. uu.au auu jnicnigan. 1 and no
place that can take the place of my home
wuuij. nine nomes. wealthy fwmers
ana regularly laidout fields of fbwine
grain growing on a rich soil characterize
Kock island and the joining counties
such as I have not seen in any of the
three named states. Aith
"-uuuU M. CBjU IVU1S
Dae at my old home and its rcrroundingg
with nloocA i t . D
f.v.uic, nuu see now l use a to en
joy myseu on .Fourth of July's sad Die
niss playing my old fife in the Union
oanu, or oetter Known as Gaunt's Martial
band, and how I enjojed myself at our
Baiuenngs ana with my man?
...vuuo, jd, u iucsu inings nave failed
to &eep me irom launching out among
strange Deot)le and imn a nDnr nnn..
Five years ago, where I now am, there
was notning or consequence that indica
ted farming land, but, today, from 20
acres (my brother and I have that much
cleared) to 40 seres in a clearing is be
coming a common thing. Farmers are
oeginning to thrive, while the lumber.
men are turning their attention m
other vocation, or else seeking some other
uicetui uauisiuroea pine. Many thous
and train loads of pine have left this part
of the Michigan forest and haa irc ;t.
identity ss a log in many saw mills in the
Many times have men searched these
ioresis over for the refuse of other men
and now the last of ali, but not of the
least importance, comes the shingle ma
chine. The shingle mill takes the last
piece or an old pine log that is fit for
anything, and, in many instances, leaves
the land free for the farmer tr nrcnarp
for the plow. Fortunately or not so, I
duw not wnicn, l naye Become connect
ed with the shingle business . I have the
general supervision of a mill.
Oar village of Coleman has a dodu's
tion Of 600: it is thriving I.AVffrnl nan
stores have opened this year; also quite a
uuiuuiT oi private aweiiings have been
omit. I be town has voted 5.000 for
the erection of a new school house, and
new bank is to be built and in operation
by the first of September next. This
spring the farmers are held bsck from
their work on account of an mnrh rin
and it puts me in mind of a spring about
uyc years ago in uocK island county
when the farmers c iuld not get on their
land for several weeks. I know fully
now mis was, lor l was there. I wes
working on a farm two nH a half m
wet of Rey: olds.atd well do I remember
the cold and disagreeable rains that
spring. i can bes-, express my exper
ience on the fsrm that spring bv ouotine
a poem that I wrote one rainy day while
l was crouched down in a woodbox in
the corner trying to keep myself out of
the way. Some will remember the poem
wune some win nor. and ouite like v mm.
wui nave lorgouen tue writer; neverthe
icss, i am pieasea to let vou Know 1 am
still among the living, and prospering in
a slow way, in the regions of the pine
iores ts oi Aiicnigan.
The poem that I spoke of runs like
TU a cold rainy day in the middle of May.
Anri wm'm. all hn1f4iA I .4 . i-..
" ' UUJU .VU I.IUBC IUUUU lUCUICi
Here's tbe fatber and sod, for tbe chores are all
And, too, here's the man pa did hire
It is nse'ess to growl for the wind will still pronl,
u ujc ante aim unuer lue noor.
And it came-, a chill as it comes with a will.
uriving nam me com rain neatb tbe door.
It Is time to be warm so tbe boney bee'd swarm,
Tint v ' .nAk " t. .1.1. I .
And, there's our corn (planting, I can scarce keep
To think bow my plan always Kisses,
One day I was proud, for the eronnd
Bat now, it is rainme and the plows are remaining
In tk. aam , i , . ... ,
If the women had wood I would feel just as goad
For, they're all the time tome complaining.
But, the wood is all wet and it's all I can get,
uuui iivicub up uiu (juiie raining.
Still tbe rain's coming down, bnt, we mast go to
Pn. th. wstmnn vill V. . n ,Ub wll .
And, there mast be a change in the site of that
If it's done by the light of a taper.
O, wky does it rain ! it is coming again.
We will sure have no corn just as sure as you're
For, the snn don't shine two days together.
Tbe little birds sing on the trees, a they swing.
They don't seem lo know it Is raining;
O, why arent we gay like the birds are all day.
Vrtm .or 111 ... 1. 1 V. I '
" u uut auaitv i. mil uj vuiupiuinill.
Advrrtls-a lAttt ss. SO.
Letters not delivered at Rock Island postoffice
May. SO. 1893
Brandon W B
Ross J W
I Davis A H Mgrlnter
i s r at., V t n.c
Smith Jaoe (S)
Vernon (Catherine Miss
1 snepnera cnarlotte
I M Mrs
I Wiltmanihaus Catb
( erine Mrs
HOWARD WSLLS. P. M
I LAmoert IX r care
I KB Yonnir
State of Ohio, Crrr of Toledo,
JjUCAB COUHTY. J
Frank J. Chenev makes nath that ha
the senior nartner of th firm nf V I
Cheney & Co, doing business in the city
vi iuicuu, vuuu.y uiu e.aie aiuresaiu.ana
that said firm will nav the sum nf nna
hundred dollars for each and every ease
of catarrh that cannot be enred by the
use of Hall's Catarrh Cure.
. Fbank J. Cheney.
R wnm tn Vwfnr. ma nnrt TKof.riKaul tn
my presence, this 6th day of December.
A. D.. 1886. . ;
i A. W. Gleason,
seal Notary Public.
Hall's Catarrh Cure is taken intcraallv
and acta directly upon the blood and
mucous surfaces of tbe system. Send
for testimonials, free.
F. J. Cheney & Co., Props .. Toledo. O.
8old by druggists, 75c.
A splendid assortment of fruit trees.
errs no vines, small frnlta anil Kanutif,,!
evergreens for laws or cemetery. Mail
oraers promptly auenuea to. ftursery.
Port Byron, IU.
Ice cream at Krell & Math's.
Remember "Ben Hur" June 7,
Orange ice at Krell & Math's.
Rugs at Cleraann & Sa!zmann's.
Nice spring lamb at H. Schroeder's.
All kinds of vegetab'.es at Browner's.
Order your cakes from Krell & Math.
Nice strawberries tomotrow at Young's.
Notice Reidy Bros.' partial list of nmn.
erty for sale.
A full line of vegetables at Young's to
morrow. Nice strawberries and nineannlpa at
the May grocery.
Neckwear, neckwear an endlesn v..
riety st Lloyd & Stewart's.
Your pastry is not comolete without
Krell & Math's icecream.
A new line of rugs iust unnarkerl at
Clemann & Salzmann's.
Try our cream pie: it is delicious: fresh
every day at Krell & Math's.
Cost what it may M. & K. are deter
mined to lead the shoe business.
You can at all times find a full line of
new patterns in wall uaDer at Sul
ci iff e's.
23 different styles prices from S5 to
$6 50 all included in the 4 shoe at the
M. 5 K.
If you want a nice box of candv sten
into Krell & Math's and have them nut
one up for you.
If you missed getting a oair at 1 63
last Saturday get them today worth
$2 50 the Boston.
For rent or ssle At a bargain . A
quare Stemway piano. Enquire of Mrs.
i. S. Guyer, 730 Nineteenth street.
Call at Sutcliffe's and convince vour-
self that he has the stock of finest
wall paper in the city at the lowest
All those fine patent leathers, black and
bronze cloth tops; also M. & K's. cele
brated $6 foot-form shoes included in the
$4 sale, from 9 to 10 on Saturday.
t or Sale A complete boarding house.
room for 40 men, near C. R. I. & P.
depot. Enquire at this office. This
house has j'ust been newly fitted. Sick-
nefs is the cause of selling.
The children of the primary department
of Augustana College arranged a pleas
ant surprise for Prof. Bittbolomew of
that institution Thursday evening, and
presented hirr. with a well filled purse.
There will be two games between the
Evansvilles and Rock Islands at the ball
park tomorrow, and the morning will be
for ladies and children especially, for
whom the price of admittance will be 10
cents. Others usual rates.
Walter S. Black, formerly night clerk
at the Rock Island house, who is greeting
guests there for a few days while Day
Clerk Martin is in Cuicago. leaves in
few day for Old Point Comfort, where he
has a position in one of the summer hotels
M. &K. have deposited $500 at the
Rock Island National bank, which they
agree to forfeit if the shoes they advertise
as their $4 shoe sale are not the same
they haye been and will continue to sell
at f 6.50, 6, 35.60 and $5.
The jury in the case of the Rt. Rev
Wm. Steyens Perry ys. the Lassig Bridge
and Iron company, which retired to con
its verdict at about 5:30 Tuesday after
noon, in the district court in Davenport.
reached a decision at 3 o'clock yesterday
afternoon. The jury first returned to
the court-room in the morning to report
that it had agreed to disagree, and asked
to be discharged, bnt this failed to suit
Judge Woife, who sent the twelve back
to fight it out. Their verdict allows
the bishop $600. It will be rpmcmhorpH
the bishop had a fall on the bridge one
dark night while some of the company's
apparatus Was thereon in a msnnoi-'tn
create an obstruction .
A Source of Annoyance.
Every man. woman or child who i af.
flicted with chilblains, frostbites, etc.
knows well that it is worth a conH HpoI
to nave a remedy at hand that will give
speedy and immediate relief. Krause's
German Oil, the great German remedy, is
worth its weight in gold for these tortur
ing ailments. For sale by all druggists.
iianz as Ltannsen wholesale agents.
Republican. National Convention,
Commencing June 7, 1S92. For above
the "Burlington Route, C. B. & Q. R.
It.," will Bell tickets to Minneapolis and
return at a round trio rate of one lowest
first class fare. Tickets on sale June 2 to
6. inclusive, return limit to and inr.ludinc
June 25, 1892. inclusive.
H. D. Mack. Div. Pass'r. Agt.
When Baby was sick, we gave her Castoria,
When she was a Child, she cried for Castoria.
When she became Hiss, -oe wtuuc to Castoria.
Wben she had Children, sbe gave tuem 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
became it posses true merit, and no
claim is made for it which is not fully
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.
OHAS. A. MEOK,
322 Brady Street, Davenport, 1.
Teib phone 421
Open evenings till 8 o'clock. Saturdays till 10.
DAVIS & CO.
Heating and Ventilating Engineers,
Gas and Steam Fitting,
A complete line of Pipe, Brass Goods, PackiDg Hose,
Fire Brick, Etc. Largest and best equipped
establishment west of Chicago.
DAVIS IBLOCK, Moline, HI. 1712 First Ave,, Rock Islaad, EL
Telephone 20S3. Telephone 1 148. .
. Residence TeleDb,one 1169
DE A.LSB IN
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. Molink Ave., FOOT OF ELM ST.
R. G. Hudson
All kinds of Carpentering promptly, attended to. Estimate
Shop cor. First ave. ard Seventeenth au Rock Is' and.
City 'Bus and Express Line.
Telephone Rock Island or Harper Hotels for 'bus er express
wagon and you will receive prompt attention,
TIMBEKLAKE & SPENCEB, Prop.
J. HI CHRISTY.
231 Twentieth street.
M. J. Pabkicb.
HiDficisBEi or mm in sra
Art Tonr Orocer for Them.
Th.y tn Ken.
The Chxiatj "Otiti" u.d CUrjty "WtK. .