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Mr? McFce of Dablin.
1 1 frisk C. Hft is in Chicago.
Baskets 5c to ft at Taylor's.
School ba?s cheap at Taj lor".
New luocb baskets at Taylor".
School boo-a at W. Trefz & Co's.
' School books cheap at BirKinfeM's.
McFee of Dablin"at llarper' theatre.
et your school books at W. Trefz &
Mofcic at the Tower tomorrow after
noon. Taylor will buy or trade for old school
Underbuy; undersell; cash down. Col-umbta.
New and second hand school books at
Gents' linen collars 5c each at the Col
Largest and best 25c slate in the city at
Band concert at the Tower tomorrow
W. Trefz & Co. have a fuil line of
You can save money by buying school
books at Taylor's.
Balloon race at VandrufTs island to
Lantern 30 cents dozen to 75 cents
each at Taylor's.
' William Woodburn of Hillsdale was in
the citv yesterday.
Get your fle and lanterns for Labor
day at Taylor's.
Balloon race at Vandruff 's island, to
Two trains every 10 minutes to Watch
Toer Sunday p. m.
Discount of 20 per cent oa canes for
Labor day at Taylor's.
See the Dallooo race from the Tower
Balloon ascension at VandruS's island.
Ii will be out of sight.
Ten-minute car service on the Tower
line tomorrow afternoon.
Cars to the Tower on 10-minute time
Miss L'le Nichols of Chicago is visit
ing Mr. O. E. McGinley.
to the Tower tomorrow afternoon
and see the balloon race.
Go early to Black Hawk Sunday and
avoid the crowd on the cars.
The funniest show on earth at Hir
er's theatre Monday night.
Frank Henry ot Galena, is ia the city
on a short visit to friends.
S. W. McMaster went to Dubuque yes
terday on a short business trip.
John T. Kelly as McFee of Dablin. at
Harper's theatre Monday night.
Get 5 our old Swinton's history ex
changed for Barne's at Birkenfeld's.
The Dandy 3-ply linen bosom shirts,
33 inches long, for 35c at the Columbia,
Call at Gait's this evening and get a
book for Sunday reading 1815 Second
A handsome Lew sign was placed ever
the entrance to McCabes double stores
The Columbia advocates the safe, sure,
swift modern methods of close, quick,
' A few second-hand bicycles at Mc
Huga's that will be sold at bargains. Call
and see them.
Mrs. Thomas O'Brien has returned
from an extended visit to relatives at
El burn. 111.
Mr. and Mrs. Charles While and George
Nagel of Cheyenne are here visiting Mrs.
. Do not fail to see the great balloon
race Sunday p. m. It will be a sight
that you will never forget.
Oid books bought at Birkenfeld's or
covered with Van Evear's adjustable
boo".i cover tree of charge.
Mis3 Rosa May and Prof. LooT.is will
repeat their balloon race at Van-ruff's
island tomorrow afternoon.
Wanted A young man to work about
a saloon. Apply at Schwecke & Luch
mann's saloon. 3039 Fifth avenue.
The Nuckol estate, consisting of 38
and a fraction acres, in Stewsrtville was
sold at master's sale today for $6,000.
What child's play to the hustler, with
his quick sales and sharp profits on the
real vaiutrs at the Columbia, 1723 Second
Secure youre your seats in advance
for '"McFee of Dublin," and avoid the
crush at the box office. The theatre will
Mrs. C. L. Walker left yesterday Tor
Keokuk, where she will attend the thir
tieth wedding anniversary of Dr. and
Mrs. J. W. Stark.
Charles Case of South Rock Island is
aick with typhoid fever. His sisters,
who Lave been ill some time, are re
torted ns recovering.
The Mt. Joy fair after an existence of
22 years has wound up its career. Last
night at the close of its fair, the associa
tion decided to go ont of business.
Mrs. M. Auld. mother of Conductor J.
C. Auld, of the R- I. & P.. has resumed
to her home at Bennington, Kn., after a
visit here with her son and family.
A meeting is to be held in the town
hhll at 8ooth Rock Ialaod Weduesday
eveniDg at 7:30 o'clock, for the purpose
of forming a democratic club.
The Columbia sledge hammers price in
plain figures in every department may
well be considered final authority on that
vital subject. The best values for the
The boat bearing those who will at
tend the Flaherty-Sheppard glove contest
will leave Rock Island on Monday at 1
o'clock, and Davenport at 1 30 o'clock.
Everyone is invited.
Tbcmss Brchany for some time pas;
in the employ of M. & K. will take the
position as bookkeeper at J. & M. Ros
en fit U's leather establishment, which "will
be vacated bv E. J. Sommers.
Mrs. Frank Hora went through the or
d al of a difficult surgical operation yess
terdny, which was performed by Dr.
Kinyon and others. 8he is improving as
rapidly as could be expected.
R ick I-iland has a new medical firm,
those composing it beiog Dr. G. E. Bartb
and Dr. Joseph Hollowbush, the latter
being lute of Warsaw, who has recently
removed to Reck Island.
In tnday's Argus appears an elabor
ate advertisement of Rock Island's lead
ing grocer, M, Arnold, the worthy suc
cessor to the late Louis May. Attention
is directed to Mr. Arnold's statement
realizing that it will be advantageous to
J. Meredith Dvies now of Sin Fran
Cisco, who 15 years ago was a prominent
citizen cf the tri-cities, is calling on old
Rock Island friends today. Years ago
he'was the lessee and manager of one of
Daveopcrt's street railway lines.
Howard, the 8 year old son of Ticket
Agent F. H. Plummer and wife hai the
misforiune to fall from a fence yester
day aad again broke his left arm. The
little fellow haijast go: his arm out of
a siav after having it broken several
weeisago. Dr. Plummer reduced the
fracture and he is now getting along
Don't miss a chance of your life by net
coming this evening to the great auction
sile which will con'inue all next week
every afternoon and evening at J. W.
Jones second-hand store. Don t be
ashamed to fetch or send your ladie, as
there will be nothing said or done to
mar the feelings of the first lady of the
land. All goods sold to the highest bid
der. Goods sold on commission lbl4
The funeral of the lite Alexinder
Glockhoff occurred from the residence in
South Park at 2 o'clock yeeteiday after
noon. An address was delivered at the
house by C. Kue'al, who also made a fsw
remarks at the grave. The following
gentlemen were pall oearers: G. L.
Q ii.-t. Henry Wohmann, Caarks Hans-
Ccd. Lauis Rnce, F. Ludolpa and J. E.
Maver. It was larcely attended, the m-
rnient being made in Chippeannock
Artic!es of incorporation of tae Far
mers' & SI- chanics Savings bank of Dav
er Dort were f led in the recorder's office
across the river Friday. The incorpor-
tors arc Fred Heinz. John B. Meyer.
Louis A Ochs. George Mengel, George
Wolters. El J, Dougherty and Rudolph
Rohlfs. The amount of the capital stock
will be 1500,000. to be divided into 5000
ihares of -5100 each, of which 20 par cent
being $20 each share, shall be paid in
ash, and the balance to be pa;d m from
ime to time.
The Argcs some months ago spoke
of the complaints of Rock Iland liquor
firms of the loss of letters containing
m-ney sent to Iowa consumers. The
pos'.al authorities have been investigating
the tffair. Postmaster Wells has re
ceived information that Riley Van Horn.
a p istal clerk, has been arrested at Des
Moines. The authorities suspected Van
ITi-irn a nrl nil Wednesday seven decoy
letters were mailed at Council Bluffs On
arriving at Des Moioes five were missiiig,
and the arrest Iollowf U.
Bave yon Brad
How Mr. W. D. Wentz of Geneva, N. Y.
wa cured of the severest form of dyspep
.ill rio am cvervthins he ate seemed
like pouring melted lend into his stomach.
Hood's Sarssparwla eKecteU a peneci cure
Full particulars wiil be sent if you write
C. I. Hood & Co; Lowell. Mass.
The highest praise has been won by
Hood's Pills for their easy, yet efficient,
Joseph Ruby, of Columbia. Pa., suffer
ed from birth with scrofula humor, till be
was perfectly cured by. Hood's Sarsa-
Used in Millions of Homes 40 Years the Standard:
THK DAILY AKQ" dxlivered at your door
everf eeni ng lor lic per week.
FOHHA1.P At mend -e. Deauural ponr ana
Pony Mule, (gazelle e ) brn e and cart for
rht'dren : northeast corner iDira aveaoe ana
nn ANTED Earnest, toteHgent lady tn estab-
- . lieu vw '" " ' . - " "
experience ia a sck r om p e 'erred : call at suite
Wd offer acent big money, in exclusive terri
. ....... n.,.n, K.foa .A l or aiohr InrltT
or country; new agents in toe Held actually get
ting rich; one agent tn o.e day cleared $86: so
can on; catalogue free. Alpirb Sara Co., No.
J. E- Montrose, Manager.
MONDAY, SEPT., 5th,
The Established Comedian,
John T. Kelly,
Aided by FLORRIE WEST. MATTIE V1CKKR3
and others, in the Mos'eil eccenlrlci y,
Seats on sale at Harper House drugstore, Fri
day, September ana.
Prices 45 60 and 75 cen s.
J. E. Montrose, Manager.
JCST ONE SIGHT!
WEDNESDAY. SEPT., 7th.
The original and Greitest of al; Swedish comedy
With BEN HENDRICKS in the tttle role: .
The Talk of Every City!
Tne GaDg Plank for all Imitators!
Not all stars, bet positively the best Comedy com
pany ever aeti with a simil r o gan;ziion,
including the National Sweiish Lurty
tiusrtette from Stockh lm.
JYon can avoid disappointment by eecnrJng
seats ia advanre at Hnrper Hoe drngstjre.
Prices 2S, 50 and 75 cents.
1 o call your attention to a few facts:
Tour cvesieht is priceless the eyes need good
rare; improper spectacles are u.jur:ons. you
should tot tr:ist your eyesight to irresponsible
peddiers of cheap gnectacles.
H D. FOLSOM
Is a Practical Optician, and will take puins to
properly fit your eyes for every defect of vleion
and will guarantee a perfect lit in every cae.
NHh AMid lit glMM. me .it yw
If the lines in this diamond Errors do cot
appear equally black in ail th3 different
meridians, it indicates a defect cf sight
that caus?s nervous heriu-ache avu sioJ
bo corrected i.t occe. Eyes tested fxe.
H. D. I0LS0M,
Jeweler and Optician
tz 21? ' lrainI
ui ?! :r o5o
ft 2"q. Cnl
1615 and 1617 Second Avenua.
New styles ot
Don't get frightened,
Not a day too soon to tbink
About buying blankets.
We propose to have an
Early Blanket Sale
That mean 8
All kinds of Blankets,
Cheapest to best,
Sanitary, Plaid etc.
To make an event worth talk
: T 1. ;n
iug auuui w win e?Il Ifjr.
pairs of Blankets in
Soft Sanitary Grey for
$2.50 a Pair.
You have paid $3.50
For no better.
Specially Low prices
On other grades.
Buy this week
And save money.
Our new Fall Dress Goods '
ROCK ISLAND, ILL.
GREAT B A.RGAINS
D. ROY BOWLBT'S.
1726 Second Ave.
-Base Eall Headquarters.-
irT. it if A hull!) I -
made easy Man ufacturing
Itubber Stamps. Send for
Price Ijst of Outfits, to
J. F. W. Dorman & Co.,
-17 East German Street,
IJaltiinore. MJ.. C. S. A.
1 1 lTTi
Cigar Store and Billiard Parlor.
Iwav on hand the fiueet brands of dor-est'c
; and imar:td cii.-ar All b-and of tobicco.
; The icore of all '.ne ball games will be received
1 L. GLOCKHOFF, Prop.,
1525 and 1527
124, 126 and 128
uOCKET KNIVES and SCISSORS took the highest premium
for quality. If you want a good knife try one.
One need not be told what a nice present an elegant Carving
Set like those I have to show will be. Also those
Gold Medal Carpet Sweepers.
Every woman that keeps house wants one. Wrought Iron
finish Fire Sets and Irone.
Acorn Stoves and Ranges
are the leaders made in Illinois for our soft coal and every one
gnaranted. These are all good things to buy at Christmas or
any otb1! time. Uomem an i see how much l have to show yon
that is usr-fal and novel m housekeeping goodi.
JOHN T. NOFTSKER,
Cor. Third Ave. and Twentieth Street, Rock Tsland.
The Biggest Cut Of All.
Ao urn nonr fVi rrnl rf Siitnmpr wp 3tp morp fnrrihlv imnrpspfl
with the necessity of reducing our stock previous to receiving our
T? ATT C? ' I ' TS -i t"U. ir-i rAMir nnrlnv vr-" Oder f mnniiTnr-
enOrrQOUb rrVLL. o l vjvl vviiii.ii is iiw vv unuu pi wuloo wi inauuia-
ture. We are determined to clear the greatest portion of our stock
at next to nothing prices.
Too many Hats
Too many Suits.
Too many Pantaloons.
Too many iVegligree Shirts.
Too imich Underwear.
Fatten your Purse by assisting us to reduce stock and secure space
M. & K.
Best Equipped Clothing and Shoe House in Rock Island county.