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Dacbesa applet at 8ouder & 8on's.
Choice California fruit at Arnold'!.
Nice cranberries at Drifflll & Gteim'a.
Cam paten cape 4c. at the Columbia.
Nice fresh celery at Bonder & Son's.
Cucumber pickles at Souder & Son's.
Ladies' waists at 48c at the Columbia
Ladies' silk vests at 98c. at the Colum
Peachea by the basket at Souder &
: Son's. '
- . ' Nice; Jiae of lace curtains at the Col
Nice fresh cranberries at Souder &
Webster's dictionary at 87c at the Col
- Choice Michigan peaches by the basket.
Siberian crabs for preserving, at Sou
der & Son's.
r.n.iiea' black silk waists at $2 89. at
O. L. Bruner. of Edgington, was in
the city today.
Michigan peaches by the basket at
Drifflll & Gleim's.
Coup's equestrian and canine show
free at the Tower.
The Rock Island county fair is in pro
Kress at Cce this week.
Ladies' silk hose at $2. 47, others ask
f3.5U, at the Colombia..
Visit the Watch Tower and see the
Coup horse and dog show.
Mr. and Mrs. P. Greenawalt have re
turned from their western trip.
50-inch twill camel's hair, Bourrette
stripe suitings. 42c ayard, at McCabe
Nice Jersey sweetpotatoes. eg? plant
and all kinds of fresh vegetables, at
Souder & Son's.
The special car for Washington over
the R., I & P., will leave at 2:30 to
morrow afternoon .
Have you seen the 60c. all wove nov
elty plaid dress goods. Sale price 39c a
yard, at McCabe Bros"?
Wanted At the Buford homestead at
the head of Eighteenth street, a cook and
second girl. Must have references.
Head Clerk C. W. Hawea. ,of the M.
W. A., is in the city looking after an
important printing contract for the order.
Mrs. L. A. Buford and the Misses Bu
ford have returned from their summer
sojourn in the mountains of New Hamp
shire. Thomas Saulspaugh of Mankata,Minn.,
is in the city to attend the funeral of his
old friend and business associate, E. P.
Dress goods going with a rush at Mc
Cabe Bros'. Prices tell the tale; custom
ers tell the prices, and more customers
Tou know what Jamestown dress
goods are. By a lucky purchase Mc
Cabe Bros', are selling the 25c quality
for 18c a yard.
Messrs. Willis.Martin, Rambo, Golden,
and Rogers, haye gone to Bsardstown to
shoot ducks and also shoot a match with
the Beardstown eun club.
' Col. B. P. Marsh, of Warsaw, the re
publican aspirant for congressional
honors, is in the city and the consequence
is that all the bosses are very busy to
day. W. R. Pelton and wife of Chicago, ar
rived today to attend Mr. Reynolds'
funeral. Mr. Pelton has been connected
with Mr. Reynolds in his business trans
actions for 28 years.
Mrs. Bryant who has been visiting her
daughter, Mrs. E G. Frazer, has returned
to her home at Lincoln, Neb , her grandson
Oscar Frazer, accom panying her for a
R. A. Donaldson has a telephone mes
sage from Capt. J. J. Parks of Wichita,
who is at Tipton, Iowa, attending a law
suit, stating that he will be here Monday
to spend the day.
The Rock Island city council will meet
tomorrow at 9 o'clock pursuant to Mayor
McConochie's call, for the purpose of in
specting the Third and Fifth avenue
pavements recently completed.
Thieves entered the barn in the rear of
Pfoh's grocery laet evening and made off
with a couple of blankets that were
there. A boy employed in the store saw
the fellows going away but could not
leave the store to notify the police.
David J. Mackey. of Evansville, Ind.,
head of the Mackey railroad system, has
purchased the Newcomb house block on
Second street in Davenport, the consider
ation being $200,000. The property was
purchased 29 years ago by
Charles Velie for $175,000. It is not
unlikely that considerable improvement
will follow. There is ample room for it.
Superintendent Huntoom's unique train
containing the Coup horse show made
the circuit of the three cities this morn
ing, passing oyer the main tracks of the
Trl-Citv Railway Company. Three flat
cars on which were the intelligent ani
mals made up the outfit, the performances
at the Tower being thus effectively ad
Nearly all the arrangements for the
Second Ward Cable Club flag raising
Saturday evening have been completed
An invitation has been extended to the
Moline Cable Flambeau Club to be in at
tendance, and the other ward democratic
clubs of the city are all invited to turn
out for the occasion. There will be
some good speakers present with good
music and a regular democratic jubilee
CAUSE OF THE CHUKCH.
The Baptist Coafereaee at Jorava
The KMkBlver Prcubycery at
Cordova. Sept. 13, The Rock Island
Bap ist association met in its forty-ninth
annual meeting in the Baptist church at
Cordova at 7 p. m. with a song service.
Kev. V. U. Kocno. or Ueneseo, delivered
the introductory sermoa. The associ
ation was then organized by electing Hon.
W. W. Warner moderator and W. B.
Petiit clerk an treasurer.
On Tuesday at 9 a. m. there was prayer
aad song, and at 9.30 business was
resumed. The letters and reports of the
Various churches in the association were
read, among which was one from the
Tabernacle Baptist church of Moiine. in
which they asked for membership in the
association, which was referred to a com
mittee. The trustees and treasurer made
their reports, which were referred to the
auditing committee. A special commit
tee was appointed to take under advise
ment the turning over of the funds in
the hands of the trusters known as the
Point Byron church fund with power to
The committee on the next session was
instructed to prepare a general outline of
programme lor tne proper observance
of the t-fcmi centennial in Sept. 1893
Tue moderator appointed the ettuding
committees on nominations, missions,
resolutions, enrollment, auditing and
The committee on the reception a, the
Tabernacle Baptist church at Moline re
ported favoring their admission. The
report was adopted.
Article 5. of the constitution, was
amende 1 to make five a missionary com
mittee instead of three. The moderator
extended the right hand of fellowship to
Kev E II. Rr-odes, assistant pastor, and
delegates at the Tabernacle church. Mrs
H. O. Kingsbury secretary of the W. C
M.S. made a report of the work done
by the ladies societies of the association,
hnd Mrs. V. C. Rocho read a paper en
uled "LitrM." Miss Stella Lloyd in a
very able and touching manner read an
essay on "Our Obligations."
Mrs. II. P. Pearce and Mrs. D. Chase
presented tne work done by the W. 11.
M. Society. The Centenary Mission
movement of the Baptist was taken up
for discussion and explained bv remarks
from Dr. C. E. Talman. Dr. C E. Taylor,
lion. W. W. Warner and others. Rev.
L. B. Albert presented the workings of
the State Sunday Scbool department.
The ladies of Cordova entertain the
delegates with dinner and supper in the
basement of the church. At night and
for breakfast they are quartered among
the citizens of Cordova and vicinity.
John Ege Edward Carr and J. H
Buckley look after their guests, seeing
they get the test of attention.
The Rock River Presbytery, embracing
the churches of the Presbyterian denom-
nation of Rock Island county, is in ses
sion at Geneso today.
The W. C. T. U. of the Eleventh.con-
gressional district convened in Moline
this af :ernoon.
31 ay Joy Atl end Tkra.
Tomorrow afternoon at 4 o'clock at
the home of the bride's sister, Mrs.
Bloom, 3043 South Park avenue, Chi
cago, is to occur the marriage of ML-s
Celine Haas of this city, to David Jewkes-
burg, of Davenport. The bride is Rock
Island's popular milliner, and has hosts
of friends and admirers who, wbi!e wish
ing her joy, will congratulate the fortu
nate groom, who is head buyer in Aug
ust Steffen's dry goods house at Daven
port. The couple will return to Rock
Island Saturday, taking rooms at the
Rock Island bouse. The millinery store
In Rock Island will not change, being
conducted under the same management
Have yon Head
How Mr. W. D. Wentz of Geneva, N. Y.
was cured of the severest form of dyspep
sia? He says everything be ate seemed
likepodring melted lend into his stomach
Hood s Sars&pariila effected a perfect 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.
"Don't Tobacco Nplt Tonr lafe Away"
Is the startling, truthful title of a little
book just received, telling all about No
tobac, the wonderful, harmless, economi
cal, guaranteed cure for the tobacco habit
in every form. Tobacco users who want
to quit and can't, by mentioning The
Argus can get the r.ook mailed free. Ad
dress tne Sterling Remedy Co., box 831,
Indiana Mineral Springs, Ind.
Tars Tang to Bamambar.
Hood's Sarsaparilla has the moat
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Hood's Sarsaparilla accomplishes the
Is it not the medicine for youT
Constipation is caused by loss of the
lieristaltic action of the bowels. Hood s
Pills restore this, action and invigorate
i e liver
The True Laxative Principle
Of the plants used in manufacturing the
pleasant remedy. Syrup of Figs, has a
permanently beneficial effect oi the
human system, while the cheap vegetable
extracts and mineral solutions, usually
sold as medicines, are permanently injur
ious. Being well-informed, you will
use the true remedy only. Manufactured
by the California Fig Syrup Co.
Characteristics of Hock'.'b 8arsaparilla:
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est cures. Try it, and realize its benefits
IRE DAILY ARGUS delivered st your door
, every ereai ng lor ntic per ween.
Tjn ANTED Ten sir la at Tri-City Shirt Factory,
WANTED A good girl at 113 Third avenue;
ANK'K Baby Girl, 13monita o d, for adoption
at 415 Eighth street between Fourth and Fifth
'JIT ANTED A position as clerk or to learn a
I V trade by a young lady : trooJ references : call
or address "X" this offlce.
WANTED Earnest, Intelligent lady t estab
lish a gaol paying bavincss; one bavion had
experience in a sick r.om pre. erred; call at suite
o, jaccuuougn diock. uaveuport, luwa.
Mrs. E- J. Rowen, Med ford, Mass ears her
mother baa been cured of Scrofula by the use
of four bottles of B5!K?2 after having bad
much other treat- RjS,?- merit, and being
reduced to quite a low condition of health, as it
was thought she could not lire.
Cured my little boy
XH tary scrofula
vVi- Induced to use
up all hopo
a year I bad
A few bo ttles cured Lira, and no
symptoms of the disease remain.
Mrs. T. L- Mather. Matherville, Miss.
Our book OA BiooJ an 1 Skin Disci mailed free.
Swot bl-KciFic Co.. Atlanta, Cl
DVTCRTISEMENT FOR BlDS
Bids for the bnildinc of about 800 linenl feet of
reta:ning stons wall and two flight! of etone stairs
for the Anenwtana College grounds will be re
ceived by" the manager, J. Jrsperson, nntil
Sept. ff0f. l(fl. 5 o clock p. m. Drawings
and specifications may be seen at his office in ihe
new college bnilding. The right t reseived to
reject any or all bids.
To call your attention to a few facts:
Tour evesieht is priceless the eyes need good
care; improper spectacles are lniarions, you
should rot trust your eyesigut to irresponsible
peddiera of cheap f pectaclcs.
H D. FOLSOM
Is a Practical ODtician. and will take pains to
properly fit your eyes for every defect of vision
and will guarantee a perfect fit in every case.
If the lines in this diamond fienre do not
appear equally black in all the different
meridians, :t indicates a ceieci oi sigut
that causes nervous head-ache and should
be corrected at once. Eyes tested free
H. D. FOLSOM,
Jeweler and Optician.
1615 and 1617 Second Avenna.
New styles of
Offer you this week bar
gains in various depart
ments. 1st. 700 yards eilkiline Bui ta
ble for draperies, curtains,
etc., at 12c. These goods
have never been sold less
than 17 and 20c
2nd. 600 yards all wool flan
nel checks and stripes suit
able for men's shirts, ladies'
skirts, etc., at 25 cents.
3rd. 500 yards fancy dress ging-
Vinma crn til 5 a woolr at. Tn.
. To introduce we will sell
yon sour cream and leni.
on juice complexion Kuap"
at 10 cent's per cake, fine3
complexion soap made; the
regular price of this soap
all over this country ij 25
ROCK ISLAND, ILL.
olemotj & salzmann,
D. ROY BOWLBY'S.
1726 Second Ave.
1525 and 1527
124, 126 and 128
-Base Ball Headquarters. -
Cigar Store and Billiard Parlor.
Always on hand the flneot brands of domestic
and imtortd ciears. All brands of tobacco.
The score of all ihe ball games will be received
L. GLOCKHOFF, Prop.,
POCKET 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.
finish Fire Sets and Irons.
Stoves and Ranges
are the leaders made in. Illinois for our soft coal and every on
gaaranteed. These are all good things to buy at Christmas or
any other time. Come in and see how much I have to show yon
that is useful and novel in housekeeping goods.
JOHN T. NOFTSKER,
Cor. Third Ave. and Twentieth Street, Rock Island.
The Biggest Cut Of All.
As we near the goal of Summer we are more forcibly impressed J
with the necessity ot 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
at next to nothing prices.
Too many Hats
Too many Suits.
Too many Pantaloons
Too many Negligee Shirts.
Too much Underwear
Fatten your Purse by assisting us to reduce stock and secure space '
SVL & K
ised in Milliocs cf Homea 40 Years the Standard.
n vrx? u ' aV. o
Best Equipped CIpthing and Shoe House in Rock Island county.