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Iaox bats at the London.
School suits at the London.
Duolapbats at Lloyd & Sx wart's.
Bleuer'a band at the Tower tonight.
Duolap hats at Lloyd & Stewart's.
Great line of school suits at the Lon-
Ladies' hose from 5c up at the Colum-
Balloon race at Vandruff's island Sun-
1 B'euer'a band at the Tower this eve a
W. S, Kaowltoa baa returned from tie
Bay's pants for school wear, at the
Knox hats, best quality. $2 50, at the
Children's suits for school wear, at the
All the latest fall style hats at Lloyd &
Nickel plate alarm clocks 93c. at the
An elegant line of suits for school wear
at the London-
Wear L. Ludlow's 13S ladies' $3 kid
etoe. at W . & G.
Band concert and illumination at the
Tower this evening.
The world renowned Knox hats only
sold at the London.
Get your school shoes ofW.&G.
They are the best.
Band concert and illumination at the
Tower this evening.
R. J. McGee of Chicago ij in the city
for a few days' sojourn.
Linen table cloths and napkins, very
cheap, at the Columbia.
C. C Mclntire went to Chicago last
eight on a business trip.
The funniest play on the ro&d at Har
ibeatre Mocdiy night:
The Chatroit, Knox. Lonsdale and O:
ando hats at the M. & K.
"McFee of Dublin" at Harper's theatre
in the evening of Labor day.
Turtle soup and lunch at Deisenroth's
saloon Saturday everting.
Ladies, have you seen the Tuxedo T It
is the latest in shoes, M. & K.
The meeting of the Second Ward Cable
club occurs Tuesday evening next.
Capt. C. W. Durham returned this
morning to j-ria his boat at Dubuque.
Aid.' Dauber's throughbreds carried off
the prizes at the Mt. Joy fair yesterday.
New styles in boys' suits are being
largely and rapidly received at the M .
An endless variety of ladies' underwear
at prices to please everybody at the Col
umbia. School! school! If in need of school
suits the London is the place to buy
Stiff felt hats (not wool) 75c, as good
as other dealers will charge $1 50 for, at
the M. & K.
There is to be a roadster race at the old
fair ground track Sunday morning for a
purse of $ 30.
Mr. and Mrs. Jocn Flanigan leave
tomorrow for Springfield, Mo., on a
Charles Sheppard of Odkaloosa was in
the city yesterday calling on frigid: j
It was Lizzie Moore instead of Lizzie
Morris who was arrested by the police on
Wanted A good girl to do general
housework. Good wages. Apply 1132
The Columbia is the greatest variety
store in the city positively the lowest
prices on everything.
Mrs. Tom Thumb, Countess Magri.and
tier co ur " of Liliputiam are at Har-
-"per's toe-en1"8 evening.
There i Vein two delivery wagon run
aways up town this morning, but neither
of them eylted seriously.
George "Bumback and wife and little
son have gone to Springville and Cedar
Rapid on a few days' visit.
Mies M. Lulu Carleton hai returned
from a pleasant visit to her sister, Mrs.
F. W. Young, at Beardstown.
The prize for Sunday's balloon ascen
sion opposite the Tower will be awarded
to the one going up the highest.
Pencil boxes given away Saturday
morning at 8 o'clock to every child cf
scLool age at W. & G.'s shoe store.
Democrats of the First ward should re
member the meeting of the First Ward
club Saturday night and all attend it.
The Missionary Guild meets at Trinity
church tonight. The monthly meeting
of the veatry Is to occur at the rectory,
Messrs. T. H. Thomas.V. Dauber, CF.
Flemiog, C. F. Lynde and Meyer Rosen
Held took in the Mt. Joy fair yesterday.
Additional switches have been put in
en the Tower line which will obviate de-
lavs bztweea here and the Tower here
Gen. T. J. Henderson was registered at
the Harper last night. He was on his
way to Albany where he was billed to
The ladiei and active Turners live
private dancing party at Turner hall on
Saturday evening in honor of Jacob
The meeting of the Third ward demo
crats at Turner ball tonight should be
largely attended, as business of impor
taoce is to come before the meeting.
Judge Pleasants left last night for the
bedside of her son, George, at St. Louis
The gratifying news has been received
today that he is somewhat improved,
Manager Montrose has arranged for i
repetition of last Sunday's balloon race,
between Miss Bcsa May and Prof.
Loomis at Vandruff's island next Suns
Alfred Dauber, son of Aid. Dauber,
bas taken a position at Thomas' drug
store, succeeding Oscar Appelquist, who
goes to Chicago to college the middle of
Al Owens leaves today for Streator.and
will accompany the special train from
that place to attend the Meyer-McAuliffe
fight at New Orleans. He will also take
in both the other fights.
You can get at Longs tomorrow,
sweet potatoes, egg plants, celery, Osage,
little gem and watermelons, grapes
peaches, bananas, and a full supply of
home grown vegetables.
Eriear M. Johnson, an employee of
the C. . B. & O road, fell from a car
upon which he was climbing, in the "Q
yards ltst night, sustaining lDjunes
which thouzh not severe will disable him
for some time.
The Moline reDubMcans with the aid of
a number from Rock Island, got up a
rally las night at which Hon, W. E
Mas sn of Chicago talked consolation at
the Auditorium. Mason is an exceed
ingly clever hand at making the best of
The republican congressional commit
tee met at Monmouth yesterday and or
ganized by electing James F. Crawford of
Hancock, chairman, and R. S. Patton of
Warren, secretary. As Col. Marsh was
not present not much planning for the
campaign was done.
The Countess Marl combination ar
rived in the city this morning on the
steamer Verne Swain, and the count and
counters were driven to the Rock Island
house in their miniature carriage. This
afternoon they gave a matinee perform
ance to the little folks, and there is a per
formance also tonight.
The Milwaukee passenger leaving here
at 6.45 this morning was delayed about
45 minutes by engine 224, la charge of
Engineer Bliss, spreading the rails at a
switch in the C , R. I. & P yards, and
derailing the engine, baggage car and
front trucks of the smoker. They were
pulled on again in short order, and but
little delay was cauied in consequence.
The city council at its adjourned see
sion last evening formally accepted the
new Holly pump at the waterworks, and
authorized the formulation of an ordi
nance providing for a uniform system of
of permanent Pidewalk improvements in
all sections of the city, the city attorney
to draft the same and present it to the
council at its next session, an exceedingly
Negotiations have been practically
completed whereby E. J. Somtners pur
chases the grocery business of J. S. Dar
rah at the corner of Third avenue and
Twelfth street, and will take possession
in about two weeks. Mr. Sommers was
engaged several years in the same line of
business with the late Louis May, and is
amply qualified to look after the busi
ness in every detail. He is young and
energetic, and having the advantage of a
large acquaintance throughout the city
be has every assurance of success. Mr.
Darrah will retire from business pursuits
to call your attention to a few facts:
Tour eveaieht is priceless the eyes need good
care; improper spectacles are Ljnrion. yon
should rot trust your eyesight to Irresponsible
peddlers of cheap rpectacles.
H D. FOLSOM
Is a Practical Optician, and will take pains to
properly fit yonr eyes for every defect of vision
and will guarantee a perfect fit in every case.
If the lines in this diamond fipnro do not
appear equally biack in all the different
meridians, it indicates a defect cf sight
that causes nervous head-ache and should
bo corrected at oute. Lyos tested free.
H. D. FOLSOM,
Jeweler and Optician.
Used in Millions cf Homes 40 Years the Standard.
ifiavs yon Scad
How Mr. W..D. Wen z of Geneva. N. Y.
was cured of the severest form of dyspep
siaT He says everything be at seemed
like poanng melted lel into his stomach
Hood's Sarsapariila ejected a perfect cure
Full particulars will be sent if you write
C. I. Hood & Co. Lowell, Mass.
The highest praise has been won by
Hood a Pills for their easy, jet efficient,
I ntelhgence. Column.
TIRE DAILY AKGUH delivered at yonr door
a every event ni$ lur per wro.
FOR BALE At a sacrifice, beantifnl Pony and
Pony Mule, (gazelle eves) barn, ss and cart for
children; northeast corner Third avenue and
Eighteenth street. -
np ANTED Earnest, Intel'iifent lady t estab-
11 lish a good paying basmcas; one having had
experience in a sick r om pre erred : call at snitc
a, uciuiiongn 0:0c K. Jjavenpori, lows.
J. E. Montrose. Manager.
FRIDAY, SEPT. 2nd.
Evening at 8 and a Grand Family and School
Matitiea at 8 p, m-
Farewell Tour of the World
The Lilipatians in the pantomimlcM Mnsical
Kxtra-agaoza, The Rivals, and Gulliver
amoDg the Lil'pulians.
and the Mnsicol Farce Comcdv, The Little
Countess, by Mr. Cearles Jurlor. intro
ducing the smallest and most ver-atilo
little actors and actresses in
See the costumes from Worth's: S65 (00 in dia
monds; the $-1,500 Necklace (resented by Qucon
Victoria; the smallest Ponies, the unallen car.
r!ace, the unallestt coachman in ihe world: don't
mii the last chance of seeing ih only Lilipuiians
Pa:cesof Admission Eveninc. 25. &1 aud 75c;
Mntinee, SS and 5c; reserved seats now on sa e
at Liar per llonse drug store, '
J. E- Montrose, Manager.
MONDAY, SEPT., 5th,
The Established Comedian,
John T. Kelly,
Aided by FLOWRIE WEST. MATTIE VICKERS
and others, in the Musical eccentric! y,
Seats on sale at Harper House drncstorc. Fri
day, Septembt" 2nd. -
I'rices 23 so ana 75 cen t.
Harper's Theatre, j
J. E. Montrose, Manager.
JDST ONE KIGHT!
WEDNESDAY, SEPT., 7th.
The original and Oreiteft of all Swedish comedy
With BEN HENDRICKS in the title role."
The Talk of Every City!
Tne Gang Plank for all Imitators!
Not all stars, bnt positively the best Comely com
pany ever seen with a similar o-gaqization,
including the National Swedish Lady
Quartette from Stockholm.
t5rT"You can avoid disappointment by fecnrinc
seats in advance at Harper llocee drugstore.
rricee a, aa ana to cents.
& ii R J3
W if H, si
I S 55 3 14
1615 aai 1617 Second Avenue.
New styles of
Don't get frightened,
Not a day too soon to think
About buying blankets.
We propose to have an
Early Blanket Sale
A Li kinds of Blankets,
Cheapest to best,
Sanitary, Plaid etc.
To make an event worth talk
ing about we will etll loo
pairs of Blankets in
Soft Sanitary Grey for
$2.50 a Pair.
You have paid $3.50
For no better. :
Specially Low piiceB
On other grades.
Buy this week
And save money.
Our new Fall Dress Goods
ROCK ISLAND, ILL.
CLEMANN & SALZMANN,
GREAT B AUG AINS
D. ROY BOWLBY'S.
1726 Second Ave.
-Base Ball Headquarters. -
Cigar Store and Billiard Parlor.
Always on hand the finest brands of dorr es tic
and imported citfars. All brands of tobacco.
The score of all -ne ball games will be received
L. GLOCKHOFF, Prop.,
1525 and 1527
124, 123 and 128
POCKET KNIVES and SCISSORS took th hiVhPRtminm
for quality. If you want a good knife try one. '
One need not be told what a nice present an elecant Carving
Set like those I have to show will be. Also those
Gold Medal Carpet Sweepers.
Every woman that keeps house wants one.
finish Fire Sets and Irons.
Acorn Stoves and Ranges
are the leaders made in Illinois for our soft coal and sverv nnri
guaranteed. These are all good things to buy at Christmas or
any other time. Come in and see how much I have to show yoo
that is useful and novel in housekeeping good3.
JOHN T. NOFTSKER, -
Cor. Third Ave. and Twentieth Street, Rock Tsjand.
Tne Biggest Gut Of AU. - -
As we near the goal of Summer we are more forcibly impressed
with the necessity of reducing our stock previous to receiving our
enormous FALL STOCK which is now under process oi manufac
ture. We are determined to clear the greatest portion of our stock
dl 11CAL IU llUUllll pilCS.
Too many Hats.
Too many Suits.
Too many Pantaloons.
Too many Xegrligee Shirts,
Too much Underwear.
Fatten your Purse by assisting us to reduce stock and secure space
; Best Equipped Clothing and Shoe House in Rock Island county;