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Foot form shoe at Dollj'a.
Camptiga caps 4c, at the Columbia.
Eating and cooking apples at Long'.
Room for rent, 1407 Second avenue.
Ladies' waists at 48c at the Columbia
Ladies' silk Tests at 88c. at the Col urn
Pouches, pears, earpes and bananas at
, Nice line of lace curtains at the Col
-Fane crabs, celerr and wax beans at
Webster's dictionary at 87c at the Col
Ham Davis went to Chicago last night
All kinds of fresh vegetables at George
Browner & Co.
Ladies' black silk waists at S3 89. at
C. F. Fleming has returned from Mil
waukee and Chicago.
Coud's equestrian and canine show
free at the Tower.
Ladies' silk hose at $2 47. others ask
$3.50, at the Columbia. .
A full line of fresh vegetables at
George Browner & Co's.
Visit the Watch Tower and see the
Coup horse and dog show.
T. J. Sim Die of Meriden. C.nn.. is in
the city op a short visit to relatives.
Two young men would like day board
in Diivate family. Address X. this of
Miss Beckie Cohn has returned from
an extended Visit to relatives and friends
Did you ever wear the Streator foot
form shoe? If not. try a pair, tioid by
Congressman William M. Springer of
Springfield spent last night at the Harper
on his way north.
There will be services at Temple Em
anuel in Davenport on Friday evening at
8 o'clock, conducted by Rev. I. Rosen
thal. P. R. Jenkins of Sullivan, Ind., is vis
iting his friends. Messrs. James and
George Price, for a few days.
The contract for reflooring the Rock
Island bridges was today awarded to the
Keystone Bridge company of Chicago
A team of horses attached to a brick
wagon made things lively for a time on a
Twentieth street sidewalk this morning,
but no serious damaee was done.
The Federation of Organized Farmers
will hold its regular meeting at Cam
bridge on Tuesday next, Sept. 20. La
bor unions are invited to send delegatts.
Word has been received in the city an
nouncing the death at Chicago of Mrs.
William Thompson, wife of the former
proprietor of Thompson's foundry. The
remains will be taken to Peoria for inter
ment. Several couple from this city attended
a reception given by Miss Martha Hem-e-tway
at her home in Moline last even
ing ia honor of her friend. Miss Christy
of Des Moines. It was a very pleasant
Mrs. W. R. Reck reeeived the sad in
telligence last evening of the death of
her brother. Rev. George Titzall, which
occurred at Bethlehem, Pa. She left for
the east this morning to attend the
The democrats of Black Hawk have
arranged for a pole raising and rally
Saturday, Sept 24. The pole raising is
to occur in the afternoon and in the even
ing there are to be speeches by represen
Miss Rose Bedford died at bcr home,
corner of Fourth avenue and Tenth
street at 1 o'clock this morning of mala
ria, aged 14 year?. The funeral occurs
from the late home tomorrow afternoon
at 2 o'clock.
Col. B. F. Mrsh. Howard Wells, M.
E. Sweeney, Ben Lamont, Fred Loeb,
Will Johnson, T. F. LVelle and the
Misses Dolly Cool. Lizzie Detlefsou,
Grace Allen and Maud Ziegler were vis
itors at the Coe fair today.
The city council met at the council
chamber this morning and went in a body
to inspect the Moline avenue pavement
recently completed by Edwards & Walsh.
On returning to the chamber it was de
cided t (accept the pavements whereupon
the council adjourned.
Louis V. Eckhart received word today
that George Hakes, the former engineer
on the Verce Swain, who was sentenced
to five years at Anamosafrom Davenport
some time ago, was pardoned by Gov.
3oies yesterday afternoon and will re
same bis old position on the Swain.
Charles H. Eldridge, one of Daven
port's pioneers, died at Kansas City last
night, aged 63 years. He was one of
Davenport's first postmasters and for
years occupied an influential position
a journalist in that city. A wife and
seven children survive him; the eldest, E
G. Eldridge. having bean formerly a com
positor on Thk Ahgus.
The following left on the special car
over the R. I. & P. today to attend the
national encampment of the G. A. R. at
Waahingten. D. C: R. R. Sherrell and
E. F. Sherrell and wife of Colona, John
Mercer and wife of Cleveland, Rev
George K. Hoover and wife of Daven
oort, J. G. Beatty and wife, J. Sterns
and E B. Veers of Moline and I. P. Wil
80s, wife, and daughters Misses Grace
and Nellie of this city.
A license has been issued by the 111!
nois secretary of state for the incorpora
tion of the Minnesota Moline Plow com
pany at Moline, with a capital stock of
$100,000. The incorporators are George
SteplieDS. Andrew Friberg and others. A
similar license was issued some time ago
to George Stephens, G. A. Stephens and
others for the incorporation of the Ne
braska Moline Plow company at Moline
Word came to Postmaster Howard
Wells yesterday from the authorities at
Washington, instructing him to have the
surroundings of the government building
site photographed; to also secure a eur
vey and plat of sewer connections, etc.
and send the same to the supervising ar
chitect's office at Washington without
delay. This begins to look as if things
might be moving in the line of Rock Isl
and's public building
CIRCUIT COURT CULLIXGS.
Two Store of the (Suppressed Indlct-
(- Il-a of 4ullty Prlnooera
In Jail Arraljca'd.
Two more of the indictments sup
pressed for service were served today on
mes McElroy for sel ing liquor to
minors and the other on M. C. Crandall
of Reynolds for selling liquor without a
J. E Moa'rose and James McElroy
pleaded guilty as charged in the indict
ment and were fined $20 each.
M. C. Crandall pleaded guilty to 12
counts in the indictment against him and
Was find 20 on each count, $240 in al1.
Fred Appelquist charged with promot
ing a pr:z-s ttgnt came into court and
was released on bonds of $500.
Toe attention of the circuit court has
been engaged all morning in bearing mo
tions, etc., the case of Liadstrom vs. the
Moline Central Railway company being
thus delayed, but it will probably go to
the i'lry tonight.
Scarle & Searle have been retained as
counsel for C.pt. Streckfus and Pilot
Smith of the Verce Swain.
The prisoners in the county jail were
taken out this afternoon and arraigned
for trial. John Ott, who was bound over
for larceny, went into the county court
and pleaded guilty and was fined f 15 and
given a nominal j ail. sentence.
The following resolutions adopted by
the grand jury were overlooked when
the report was male to court:
Resolved, That the thanks of this
grand jurv are due and hereby extended
to our district attorney, M. M. Sturgeon,
for his uniform patience and foroear
ance. his great assistance in prosecuting
our work, and for his gentlemanly con
duct during our entire session.
Resolved. That the thanks are due
and hereby extended to Sheriff Gordon
and his gentlemanly deputies for their
prompt and efficient services during the
session of the grand jury.
Three Things to Bemembsr.
Hood's Sarsaparilla has the most
Hood's Sarsaparilla has won unequal
Hood's Sarsaparilla accomplishes the
greatef t Cures.
19 it not the medicine for your
Constipation is caused by loss of the
leristaltic action of the bowels. Hood's
Pills restore this action and invigorate
Have yon Read x
How Mr. W. D. Wentz of Geneva, N. Y.
was cured of the severest form of dyspep-
iaf He says everything he ate seemed
ike pouring melted lead into his stomach.
Hood's Sarsapariila effected 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's Pills for their easy, yet efficient,
Catarrh in Colorado.
I used Ely's Cream Balm for dry ca
tarrh. It proved a cure. B, F. M.
Ely's Cream Balm is especially adapted
as a remedy for catarrh which is aggra
vated by alkaline dust and dry winds.
W. A. Hover, druggist, Denver.
1 can recommend Ely's Cream Balm to
all sufferers from dry catarrh from per
sonal experience. Michael Herr, phar
Ely's Cream Balm has cured many
cases of catarrh. It is in constant de
mand George W. Hoyt, pharmacist,
The True Laxative Principle
Of the plants used in manufacturing the
pleasant remedy. Syrup of Figs, has a
permanently beneficial effect oa the
human system, while the cheap vegetable
extracts and mineral solutions, usually
sold as medicines, are permanently injur
ioue. Being well-informed, you will
use the true remedy only. Manufactured
by the California Fig Syrup Co.
"UoB'iTtbieetHplt 1'oar Lire 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
argcs can get the rook mailed free. Ad
dress tue Sterling Remedy Co., box 831,
Indiana Mineral springs, led.
T1RR DAILY AKGU delivered at your door
& every eruai ior lc per ween.
WANTED Ten rirl at Tri-City Shirt Factory,
WASTED A good girl at 1134 Third avenue;
A NICE Baby Girl, 13 monttg o d. for adoption
at 415 Eighth atreet between Fourth and Fifth
X7 ANTED A position as clerk or to learn
f I trade bv a voutii? ladv: cood reference: full
or iddreM "X" tbi. ittf.-
1X7 ANTED Earnest, intelligent ladv 1 1 e.tab
IT lieh a rood paying bus:nes; one having bad
experience in a Kick rom preferred; call at suite
3, aiccuuougD Diock. .u&veuport, lowa.
AGENTS making $5 to S10 per day seWne the
alectrical Wonder household want, fOJ Brady
street. Davenport. Iowa, second 11 xr. room . a to
v p. m. ueierai ajjeni wanted.
II iU anted ; salary and expense ; permanent
HI n is
p ace; Bkown Bos, Co., Unity Building.
Nature should be
assisted to throw
does it so well, so
promptly, or so
safely as Swift's
LITE SAD NO CHARMS.
For three years I was troubled with mala
rial poison, which caused my appetite to fail,
and I was greatly reduced in flesh, and life
lest all its charms. I tried mercurial and
ootash remedies, but to no effect, I could
get no relief. I then decided to try
A few bottles of this wonderful
medicine made a complete and permanent
cure, and I now enjoy better health than ever.
J. A. KICE, Ottawa, Ivan.
Our book on Blood and Skin Diseases
Swift Specific Co., Atlanta, Ga.
DVKRTISEMKNT FOR BlD3
Blrts for the building of about 800 lineal feet rf
reta nine stone wall and two flights of stone stairs
for the Auenstana Coll.ee grounds will be re
ceived by the manager, j. jcperon, until
Sept. ffOfi, 1S02, 5 o'clock p. m. Drawinea
and ap.-ctfications may be seen at his offlca in 'he
new college bniliiinc. The right i reserved to
reject any or ail oius.
To call your attention to a few facts :
Tonr eyesieht ia priceless-tho eyes need good
care; improper spectacles are iiinrions, von
shonld rot trust your eyesieht to irresDonsible
peddiera of cheap spectacles.
H D. FOLSOM
Is a Practical Optician, and will late pains to
rly fit your eyea for every defect of vision
and will guarantee a perfect fit in every case.
If the lines in this diamond figure do not
appear equally black in all the different
meridians, it indicates a defect rf sight
that causes nervous head-ache and should
be corrected ut once. Eyes tested free.
H. D. FOLSOM,
Jeweler and Optician.
1615 and 1617 Second Avenue
New styles of
Offer you this week bar
gains in various depart
ments. let. 700 yards silkiline suita
ble for draperies, curtain?,
etc., at 12c. These goods
have never been sold lees
than 17 and 20c.
2nd. COO 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
hams go this week at 7c
To introduce we will 8en
you sour cream and lem
on juice complexion tap
at 10 cents per cake, finest
complexion soap made; the
regular price of this eoap
all over this country i3 25
ROCK ISLAND, ILL.
clemann & salzmani
D. ROY BOWLBTS.
1726 Second Ave.
1525 and 1527
124, 126 and 128
-Base Ball Headquarters.-
Cigar Store and Billiard Parlor.
Always on han't the fluent brands of domestic
and imported ciirars. AH brands of tobacco.
The .core of all '.be ball games will be- received
L. GLOCKHOFF, Prop.,
r OCKET 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 Irons.
Acorn Stoves and Ranges
are the leaders made in Illinois for our soft coal and everv on
guaranteed. These are all good things to buy at Christmas or
any other time. Come in and see how much I have to show von
that is useful and novel in housekeeping goodj.
JOHN T. NOFTSKER,
Cor. Third Ave. and Twentieth Street, Rock Island.
Used in Millions ef Homo 40 Years the Standard.
The Biggest Gut Of All.
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 ot 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
M, & K.
Best Equipped Clothing and Shoe House in Rock Island county.