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-flSitoria is Dr. Samuel Pitcher's prescription for Infants
and Children. It contains neither Opium, Morphine nor
other Narcotic substance. It is a harmless substitute
for rarcgoric, lrops, Soothing Syrups, and Castor Oil.
It is Pleasant. Its guarantee is thirty years' use by
Millions of Mothers. Castoria destroys Worms and allays
foverishiiess. Castoria prevents ' vomiting Sour Curd,
flires Diarrhoea and "Wind Colic. Castoria relieves
teetlii"S troubles, cures constipation and flatulency.
Castoria assimilates the food, retaliates the stomach
an,l bowels, giving healthy and natural sleep. Cas
- toria is the Children's Panacea the Mother's Friend.
(V !f a" ''xct'll'nt ned'o'n for chil
). ti - -s luve tvpefttedly told me ot its
lrf.ot uj-n their children."
' DB. G. C. OSGOOD,
Lowell, II ass.
.fibrin i" t'lP ls remedy for children of
,v :, 1 1 nm 'qiiaim'l. I hope the day is not
br'di-U"' when innthera willconslder the real
ltlf,ir rlllllirvu. uuli use wmui la 111-
of tho various quack nostruraB which are
BlJjhiD". southing syrup and other hurtful
jjJ-B down ilu'ir throats, thereby Bending
&au w premature graves."
Da. J. F. Kixchelob,
" Casb ria is so well adapted to children that
I recommend it as superior to any prescription
known t me."
H. A. Archkii, M. D.,
Ill So. Oxford St., Brooklyn, N. Y.
" Our physicians in tho children's depart
ment h.ive spoken highly of their experi
ence in their outside practice with Castoria,
and although we only have among our
medical supplies what is known as regular
product , yet we are free to confess that the
merits f Castoria has won us to look with
favor U ion It."
United Hospital and Dispensary,
Alleh C Smith, Pre.,
The Centaur Company, 77 Murray Street, New Tort City.
Patronize'. Heme Industry and Protect the labor of America
- MERRICK'S SPOOL COTTON. -
I: !i Cn.-ii Soft Finish. Full c eaeurc. and Is equally well adapted for Band and Machine
Sewing. For ale bv
Hi Er. C,ri l Hone? generally.
MERRICK THREAD CO., 2C5 Filth Avenue, Chicago
irt Factory :
Our Shirts .
'!oor lyeciulty. We make
fKrout tiomi; ln'lustry.
t your order, and they arc tailor-mad
t?r;cet ranging from $16 up.
'I'-lwr.ii. prices nnd we invite competition,
nd nuke jir selection from over 200 dlffnr
mp a- prices from S3 and cp.
'Inplicated.onr workmanship cannot be
-'.. o:ir roods we warrant, and last, bnt not
" ,0 'r I'rona! is solicited.
iid uj at the
Jri-City Shirt Factory,
-tcoi.i! avueue, over Loosley's crockery store,
Call and eee my
stylish display of
erj. All the
latest in hata,
laces and fancy
ttS KATE BYRNES,
1709 Second Avenue.
W for the Old Statcn Island dying es-
bete . Reliable Bcmedy. Kamoos avery
ttni t? ,n.e.1diei as safe, prompt and
f .... : ' original nnu'i aatvttlmm- Prtea
UiTniW "!; inlormaUon free. AddrsM
.vi vM ooaton, llaea.
Washes svery thing from a fine
silk handkerchief to a circus
tent; Lace curtains especially.
No. 1724 THIRD AVE.
A M. & L. J. PARKER,
Telephone No. 1214
John Yolk & Co.,
Sasi Doors Blinds, Siding, Flooring,
and all kinds of wood work for builders.
Eighteenth St.. bet. Third and Fonrth ares.
Jo.lin. May 81. It may be thai we
sbn'l rie a Rood crop of corn tbia year.
buijudKioeby present appearances the
chances are certainly against it. The
earth is completely sa uraied with water
and there is scarcely any chance to work
much of the land. There will be a great
amount of land planted in June. '
Railroads, telegraphs and all other na
tional monopolies should be controlled
by the people, ia the interest of the peo
ple, and no higher charges allowed than
necessary to make fair returns on capital
Speculations in margins, the cornering
of grain, money and products and the
formation of trusts and combinations for
the arbitrary advancement of prices
should be prohibited .
This community was startled when they
heard that Mr. L'ttle, who built our
creamery, was dead. He was held in
high estimation by our citizens and had
the appearance of a man who might live
quite a number of years.
Messrs. Alexander Dunbar, David Ad
au 8, William Cowley, Joshua Dillon,
Silvester Dailey and James Searle acted
as palKbearers, aDd Undertaker Colgrove,
of Port Bjron, had charge of the funerl
wbi:h was largely attended.
Tariff should be levied .only as a de
fense against foreign governments, which
levy upon or bar out our products frond
their markets, revenue being incidental.
ine residue oi means necessary to an
economical administration of the govern
ment should be raised by a graduated in
It is said that the famous "blocks of
five" letter written by Dudley has been
potographed. Here is the sentence that
should never be forgotten: "Divide the
floaters into blocks of five and put
trusted man with the necessary funds in
charge of these five and make him respon
sible that none get away, and that all
vo;e our ticket."
Robert Simms. one of the oldest settlers
of Rock Island county, died on Friday
morning isst at the residence of William
Whiteside, with whom he has resided for
several years His funeral sermon was
preached on Sunday last bv Rev. Mr.
Davis at the Methodist church. The
minister read the following obituary
Robert bimms was born in Kentucky in
1807. His father was known as Rev.
William Simms, of the Methodist church
He came from St. Claire county to lilt
nois in 1816. then moved to Sangamon
county in 1835. coming to Rock Island
county in 1827. He was one of a family
or 10 children. He died May 27, 1894
Mr. Simms lived a life of single blessed
ness and was reported to be a man of con
siderable means, which consisted of notes
out at interest.
MULTUM IN PaRVO
C. O. D.
221 and 223
t U Laundry Work done on short notice.
i specialty of Dress Skirts.
Prices as Low as the Lowest.
C ARL!ACHTEB,M A N.
Subscribe for Stock
In the Second series of the
Borne Building and Loan Asso
ciation, of Kock Island.
A safer and better investment
than Government Bonds, be
c iuse the loans are made only
ODon established values and it
cavs more than three times as
aiuch interest besides the
amount invested and the profits
can be withdrawn at any time.
Money loaned at lowest rate3.
l , , - B. A. DONALDSON, Secretary,
omoa, Booms 8, 4, S and C Masonic Tsmvle,
Cordova, June 1 Capt. John Hu
genin of the steamer J. K.Graves has
come bome to spend a tew weeRs, on
account of the high water. Capt. Joan
says, that the current is so swift it is
impossible to bold a raft from going on
to the sand bars, bridge piers, etc.
The farmers, who are the possessors of
corn are still wearing a smile, owing to
the fact that the loss of a crop wilt be
compensated by the increase in the price
of the produce on hand, while those un
frrtunates wbo from dinerent causes are
com celled to sell their crop as soon as
harvested, are blue as indigo bags. Moral
"Vote the democratic ticket and help to
wipe from the fsce of the earth one of the
most brazen-faced robberies tuat a oemo
cratic people ever suffered "
The members of the liaptist cnurcn
and friends of Rev. Calwell met at the
Baptist church on Saturday and held i
farewell service. Many were the expres
sions of regret at the reverend gentle
maa's leaving us. He has received a call
from the Baptist church of Virdon
Macoupin county. 111. The Cordova
Cornet band discoursed music upon the
The ladies of the Methodist church
have organized an Aid society for the
purpose of repairing their church and
meeting other necessary expenses, and
will open their social season wilb a dime
eociable on Friday evening in the old
saloon building. The band will be preS'
ent to add harmony to the occasion.
James Johnson, of Kochelle, represent
ing the Fulton marble works, was can
vassin? for work in tneir line bere on
Wednesday . James is a pleasant and
genial fellow whose presence is very
pleasant and agreeable.
D. Zimmerman is making some valu
able improvements to his already pleas
ant home. When Uncle Dan starts out
to improve he never does anything bj the
Miss Nellie Wooders daughter of Capt
John Wooders of the steamer Abner
Oile is visiting friends and relatives
Harrv Smith, of South Chicago, is vis
iting friends and relatives here this week
Coal Valley, May 31. Miss Minnie
Martin finished her school in Cable last
Miss Tillie Martin visited in Rock Isl
and on Saturday.
Thomas Paul. Jr.. of Moline. visited
his folks on Saturday.
Miss Fannie Freebery visited Moline on
Saturdav and Sunday.
. Miss Anna Bailey, of Rural, has fin
ished her school in Moline.
Hugh Martin is embellishing his house
outside with a coat oi paint.
Children's day will be observed here on
the 12th of June in the Presbyterian
church, services commencing at 2 o.clock
Mrs. Freeberg and daughter, wife of
the late Alger Freeberg, are visiting
Mr. and Mrs. Freeberg. Alger's par
The lemon social of the T. P. 8. C.
E. held on the 20, the last, at L. 8
Htafford's. was well attended and an
The most interesting event in the gos
aiDof the county is the Girity-Killeny
wedding, which is announced to take
place on June 14.
Tbe Lutherans held service at
o'clock p. m. on Sabbath, the Primitive
Methodists at 8 p. m. in the Primitive
church. John Frost of Cable officiated,
The village trustees have decided to
build a town hall, have purchased lots
nd 4. b'ock 3. in the old town of Goal
Vallev. of Gustave Krapp for f 140. Tie
work will soon commence.
Rev. T. B. Turhune. the buddIv min
ister of Bulah church, was married on
May 24 in Lebanon. Kv.. to Minn Ahh:P
Prine. They will settle in part of the
residence of tbe late Miles B. Wright. '
The butter and cheese plant is on the
way of erection. The frame ii up and
partly rooftd. There is a strong force
of hands at it. It will ere long be ready
for manufacturing milk products.
ine commissioners of hiehwav will
build tbe Bengham town bridse as soon
as the water goes down so that they can
lay a good foundation. D. L. Edwaids
has a contract to deliver rock. Building
the walls is not let yet
some tnree or four weeks ten Mrs.
J . M. Momeny, who formerly lived here,
out nas been in Bureau and Fulton
cnunties, 111., died of blood-poisoning,
at the residence of her parents near Mai
den, Bureau county.
Supervisor Frank Navlor has moved his
weigh scales from his former office to
South Railroad street, on lot 6, block 3, in
the burnt district. Tbey were wrecked
by the flood on Mav 5. He has also
built a snug little office and moved most
of his lumber on the same grounds.
Hillsdalk, June 1. Water is again
rising and is now higher than for several
J. Butzer is shelling and shipping
Mrs. Sarius, Jr., returned to her home
in Adiir Sunday morning,
three candidates will be bantized nest
Sabbath by Rev. Coffma i. Interest in
the meetings is by no means abating.
Miss Wonder, our night operotor, ex
pects to visit her home in Beardstown
r ndy, to attend commencement exer
The Burlington is keeping a large
gang of workmen here. They are en
gaged in repaiiing the track south of
The people hereabouts organized a
Sabbath school here list Sabbath. They
meet each Sabbath at 2 o'clock in the
Tbe young people meet next Saturday
evening to organize a socie y of B Y. P.
U. Inclement weather prevented the or
ganization last Saturday evening.
Itev. uoffman father and mother, of
Reynolds, are visiting him here at pres
ent. They will return home tbe last of
this week. We are pleased to meet with
Ice cream at Kreil & Math's.
Orange ice at Erell & Math's.
Sidewalk brick at T. H. Ellis'.
Your psstry is not complete without
Erell & Ma'.h's ice cream.
Wanted A good gir J must come rec
ommended. Apply 312 Fourth avenue.
The Duff Comic Opera company will
sing tbe choice opera, "ine (Queens
Mate" at the Burtis at Divenport to
If you want a nice box of candy step
into Erell & Math's and have them put
one up for you.
Manager Kindt of the Burtis at Dav
enport accompanied by A. L. Wakefield
of the Andrews opera company which
is to give a series of summer operas at
the Bartis, was in the city yesterday ar
ranging for tbe entertaining events.
Lodge Election .
St. P-iul Lodge 107. Enights of
Pythiai at its regular meeting last even
ing elected officers as follows:
C. C. F. J. Stassen.
V. C. J.FranK Robinson.
Prcl U. M. Whiffen.
E. of R. &S J. Alex. Montgomery.
M. A. W. B. Graves.
M E. I. D. Burgh.
M. F. E. G. Reed.
I. G. Gustave Stengel, Jr.
O. G. Peter Sommer.
P. C H. J. Frick.
DO YOU KNOW
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Office Desks and Chairs,
Catarrh ICant be Cured
with local applications, as they cannot
reach the seat of the disease. Catarrh is
a blood or constitutional disease, and in
order to cure it you haye to take internal
remedies. Hall's Catarrh cure is taken
internally, and acts directly on tbe blood
and mucous surfaces. Hall's Catarrh
Cure is no quack medicine. It was pre
scribed by one of tbe best physicians in
this cou-Jtry for years; and is a regular
prescription. It is composed of tbe best
tonics known, combined with the best
blood purifiers, acting directly on the
mucous surfaces. Tbe perfect combina
tion of the two ingredients is what pro
duces such wonderful results in curing
catarrh. Send for testimonials free.
F. J. Cheney & Co.. Props., Toledo. O.
Sold by druggists, price 75c.
Woman's Health and Life
depend more on regularity than on any or
all causes combined. An actual or living
death is the result of derangement of
functions which make woman what she
is; immediate relief is tbe only safeguard
against wreck and ruin. In all cases of
stoppage, delayed, painful or other irreg
ularities Bradfield s Female liegulator is
tbe onlv sure remedy. Sold by Hartz
When Baby was aide, we gave her Castoria.
When she was a Child, she cried for Castoria,
When the became Hisa, c w Caatoria.
When &lie had Children, she gire them Castoria.
Children Cry for
Lane's Family Medicine moves the
hnwels each dav. Most people need to
Children Cry for
Kemp's Balsam will
stop the cough at
Children Cry for
Chairs, every description,
Tables, a complete assortment,
Sideboards, all prices,
Carpets, Curtains and Rugs
Easy Terms of Payment at Cash Prices. v
CHAS. A. MECK,
322 Brady Street, Davenport, Ia.
Tele phone 421
Open evenings till 8 o'clock. Saturdays till 10.
DAVIS & CO.
Heating and Ventilating Engineers,
Gas and Steam Fitting,
A complete lin of Pipe, Brass Goods, Packing Hose,
Fire Brick. Etc. Largest and best equipped
establishment west of Chicago.
DAVIS IBLOCK, Moline, 111.
1 12, 1 14 West Seventeenth st.
Telephone 1148. RcckUland.
Residence Telephone 1169
INCORPORATED UNDER THE STATE LAW.
Roek Island Savings Bank,
BOOK ISLAND, ILL.,
Open dally from 9 a. m. to 4 p. m., and Saturday evenings from 1 to 8 o'clock.
Fiep9r cent interest paid on Deposits. Monev loaned on Personal, Col
lateral, or Real Estate Security
1. P. HITNOLDd. Pre. T C. DBNKX AXN, Viee-Pree. 1. M. BUFORD, Caihlex.
P. L. Mitchell. K P Reynolds. P. C. Denkirsnn. John CrnbanBh. H. P. Hull,
I tail Mitch' 11. L. Simon, E. W. Enrst, J. U. Baiord.
JacKcoa A HuaeT, Solictors.
3rBcgan boeinrt July 8. IShO, Ld occupy the rontbeart corner of Mitchell ft Lynde'l new
Telephone 1098. 231 Twentieth street.
R. Q. Hudson M. J. Parker.
HUDSON & PARKER,
CARPENTERS AND BUILDERS,
All kinds of Carpentering promptly attended to. Estimates
furaished when desired.
Shop cor. First ave. avd Seventeenth at. , Rock Is' ind.
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. Ma CHRISTY,
mm:im of cbucubs iid imi
Art Toar Orocer for Them.
They are Peat.
The Christy "OTrTia" ai.d Chrtaty "tim
. ROCK ISLAXV.