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Boy's waist 23c.
3oy's waist 27c.
Boys' waist 43c
At tbe Columbia.
Sidewalk brick at T- H. Ellis'.
Blue and ere en cloves at BennettV.
New goods arriving daily at the Colums
Get a pair of those blue gloves at Ben
Far capes in all the latest styles
' Have you seen that World's Fair
Puzz'e at Gait's?
. P. Reynolds Jr., went to Chicago
Yesterday on business.
The Little Minister. A Window in
Threms. For sale at Gait's."
Second shipment of alarm clocks. They
go at 98c at the Columbia.
Cotton flannel week at McCabe Bros
12c Cotton flannel 8o per yard.
Ladies' ribbed vests, long s'eeves. high
neck. 14c each at McCaoe Bros.
Fositivel? lower than at any place
in the three cities at the Columbia.
Joe Miller came down from Cfcicsgo
to spend Sunday with his parents.
Mrs. Howard Murphy and daughter of
Chicago, are visiting friends here.
C. J. Denny of Madison. Wis., is in
Rock Islond on a short visit to friends.
There will be services at South Park
chapel Tuesday evening at 7:30 o'clock.
Ladies' natural mix ribbed vests, high
neck, long sleeves, 25c at McCabe Bros.
, Now is your time to buy your wall
paper and the place to buy it is of Sut
Cotton Flannels neyer were to cheap as
now. Extra values at McCate Bros.' this
Charles E. Kahlke returns to Chicago
in the morning to resume his studies in
Wanted A Rood girl to do general
housework; good waRes. Apply 1132
A. I. Agnew formerly ot Davenport,
but more recently of Denver is in the city
calling on old friends.
There is joy in the home of Mr. and
Mrs. T. R. Harper in South Rock Island.
A boy is the cause of it all.
Yesterdaj's weather was modeled to
suit the most fastidious, Who could
have found fault with iiT
A bright little girl made her appear
ance in the home of Mr. and Mrs. Eli
Uosenf elder this morning.
Farmer Burns and Hugh Dougherty
have signed an agreement to wrestle at
Buffalo, Iowa, next Saturday evening.
Found A white spotted pointer dog.
Owner can hve same by paying ex
penses and calling on Captain Brahm,
Miss Fannie Knox of the central tele
phone efflce, who has been confined to
her home by illness for some time is back
again at the switchboard.
Oscar Gill, of Chicago, an experienced
telegraph operator, arrived this morning
to accept a position under Manager
Heath of the Western Union.
Mrs. H. L. Meyer and little son and
daugh'.er who have been visiting relatives
in the city for some time past, returned
today to their home at Sterling.
The second shipment of ladies' muslin
garments arrived. Come and get what
you want in this line as thev are far be
low competition at the Colombia.
Mrs. George C. Webber who has been
in tbe city for some time past on a visit
to her parents, J. G. Ganstrt and wife,
left today for ber home in New York.
Tbe Iowa State band of Des Moines,
one of the best brass musical organiza
tions in the country will likely be the at
traction at the Watch Tower next Sun
day. For the next 10 days I will furnish
first class tickets to New York, Buffalo.
Cleveland, Erie system and all principal
eastern points at about half rates. Unas
The social dance of the Hallelujih
club given at Roche's hall on Saturday
night was well attended. At midnight a
supper was served, and everyone enjoyed
Tbe closing performance of the Coup
show and the concert by Otto s band at
the Watch Tower drew a large attend
ance yesterday, the street car line doing
a tremendous business.
The Eureka Dancing society a new
social organization just formed, gives its
first grand ball at Turner hall next Friday
evening. The club also contemplates giv
ing instructions in dancing.
Just before the rush is the time to buy.
So if you are going to paper your bouse
this fall, go at once to Sutcliffe's and buy
your wall paper at 25 per cent less than
any other merchant can sell the same for.
Charles Case, of South Rock Island,
who has been very ill with a compl!cat
tion of typhoid fever and bronchitis and
asthma, is reported to be in a critical
condition and fears are entertained for his
W. E. Creasy and wife, of Independ.
ence. Ore, are in the city on a visit to
Mrs. E. Turner. They are on their way
to New Hampshire, where they expect
to spend the winter, returning to Oregon
in the spring.
Dr. J. M. Parker of Davenport, died
suddenly some time Friday night at the
suburban home of E. E. Cook, Esq., near
Buffalo. Death is supposed to have
been the result of an overdose of chloral
taken by the doctor to produce sleep.
Hon. M. V. Gannon of Omaha, passed
through the city yesterday morning on
his way to Indianapolis, where he makes
a campaign speech, and thence goes to
New York to fulfill engagements ar
ranged by the democratic national com
There was war in the family of William
Hubbard colored, residing on Third
street at the breakfast table this morn
ing when tbe lord of the household be
came angry at his spouse and assaulted
her with a case knife, cutting one of her
hands pretty badly. Things were
quieted down, however, and they will oc
cupy the same household.
Tbe Rock Island road has raised the
pay of its operators all along the line
Men who were formerly salaried at $40 a
month now get $45. those who received
$45 now get $50, and $50 men get $60.
With tbe present rush of business they
earn all they get, and the road is well
aware of this fact. The raise is undoubt
edly made because of the increased duties
laid upon the employes by the unprece
dented amount of traffic now passing over
The supper given at the Boston store
at Davenport on the occasion of its re
opening Saturday for the benefit of the
Davenport Industrial Home association
proved a great success. Fiom noon un
til 0 p. m. fully 1,500 people were fed,
from which was realized $300, all of
which goes into the fund of the Home as
sociation, as the enterprising proprietors
of -the store, Messrs. Harned, Parsel &
Von Maur, met the entire outlay inciden
tal to getting up the supper.
The grave yard racket is the latest
swindle. being worked by a glib
tongced feilow in Iowa. He yisits a
minister and makes arrangements for
burial services over his mother-in-law to
arrive from a distant city. The under
taker and sexton are next seen for the
grave, when he suddenly discovers the
088 of his pocket book. lie borrows
enough money to pay expenses until
relatives arrive with bis mother-in-law,
and skips. At Burlington, Lyons and
other cities are graves waiting for that
State's Attorney Sturgeon has com
menced suit in the county court on be
half of S. W. O.lell of Moline, against E.
B. Atkinson for assau't. In the circuit
court, J. T. Kenwortey, on Mr. Odell's
account, has brought a suit for $5,000
damages. These suits are the outgrowth
of an unfortunate affair which recently
occurred in the Auditorium office, when,
it is claimed, Mr. Atkinson committed
an assault on Mr. Odell, and ordered him
out of the buiiding. Mr. Odell says that
he had a lease of one year on his office,
had had his carpets cut to fit the room,
and gone to considerable expense in con
nection with his locating in the Auditorium.
To Open the 'ir Monday.
The Chicago Herald has embraced a
plan locking to the opening of the
World's Fair on Sunday, and working to
that end is circulating a number of peti
tions addressed to congress, one of which
it has sent Tub Argus, and the same
may be found in the counting room of
this paDer. The Herald has. it says.
idopted this plan in the interest of the
wage earners of tbe country and in the
cause of nligious liberty and progress.
Democratic Clubs. Attention
Thn nfflnera and executive committees
of the different democratic clubs of tbe
city are ri quested tc meet at Turner
hall next Monday evening at 8 o'clock.
11. L,. WHEELAN.
Chairman City Committe
Joseph Ruby, of Columbia. Pa , suffer
ed from birth with scrofula humor, till he
was perfectly cured by Hood's Sarsa
"Won't Tobacco Mplt lour 1.1 te Awir"
Is the startling, truthful title of a little
book just received, telling all about No-
iAK.fi thn wAnrierfiil- harmlpRR. economi
cal, guaranteed cure for the tobacco habit
in every form. TODacco users wno want
tn nnit and can't, bv mentioning The
Argus can get the V.ook mailed free. Ad
dress tuc Sterling Kemedy (Jo., Dox Bsi,
Indiana Mineral Springs, lad.
Tuesdays. Aug. 30th, and Sept. 27th,
1893. the C, M. & St. P. Railway will
sell harvest excursion tickets to points in
Iowa, Minnesota and Dakota for one fare
for round trip Tickets are goofl for re
turn 20 days from date of sale. No stops
over permitted on these tickets.
E. D. W. Holmes. Agent.
Tnraa Thing to Hainan) bar.
Hood's Sarsaparilla has tbe most
Hood's Sarsaparilla has won unequal
Hood's Sarsaparilla accomplishes the
Is it not the medtcine for youf
Constipation is caused by loss of the
itenstaltic action of the bowels. Hood s
Pills restore this action and invigorate
Estate of John Carlson, Deceased.
The undersigned having' beenap olnte t admin
tstratrlx of the estate of John Carlson,
lute of the conn'y of Rock Island, state of Illinois,
deceased, hereby irives notice that she will appear
before the county court of Rock Islanl county, at
the office of the clerk of said court. In the city of
Rock Island, at (tbe December term, on the first
Monday In D eember next, at vbich time
all persons having claims againt said estate are
not lSed and requested to attend, .or the purpose
of baring the same adjusted.
All persona indebted ta said estate are reques
ted to make immediate payment to the under
Dated this 16th day of Sept. A. D. 1892.
rHB DAILY A (tons delivered at your door
every event ng for ISc per week.
lOR RENT Room, 1407 Second avenue.
?OR RENT ritasant famished rooms at No.
' 1329,Secou4 avenue.
ANTED A srood eirl at 1132 Third avenue:
WANTED Earnest, Intelligent lady tn estab
lish a good paying business; one having had
experience in a sick room preferred; call at suite
8, McCullongh block. Davenport, Iowa,
AGENTS making $5 to $10 per day seilioc the
Electrical Wonder household want, SOU Brady
street, Davenport, Iowa, second floor, room 9, a to
9 p. m. Oeoeral agent wanted.
. , 1 ' . YwA.ilrin.w rr tn, lo
below the knee, and wascured sound and well
with two and a half pottles i or Hjagr
nK.rMn1 medicines had failed CSXJ
to do me any good. Will C. 1;eaty.
1 vastronDiea irora cuuauuiHi - -
trmvtort case of Tetter, and three bottles tl
curea mo poimnneuuj.
Kannville. L T.
Onr book .on Blood and Skin Disea- mailed
free. Swift Specific Co-, Atlanta, oa.
To call your attention to a few facts: .
Tour evesicht Is priceless the eyes need good
care; improper spectacles are ujnrious, you
should rot trnst your eyesight to irresponsible
peddlers of cheap spectacles.
H D. FOLSOM
Is a Fraetical Optician, and will ta.uo pains to
properly fit your eyes for every defect of vision
and will guarantee a perfect fli in every case.
If Me pm mum Abthprtl. wt In (mkalMKM
Sttafc SnM Milllrf vMfc SI Mi 1 1, mm mmumt mm mm-
The only Pure Cream of Tartar Powder. No Ammonia; No Alum.
Used in Millions of Homes 40 Years the Standard.
Tf the lints in this diamond rnjr do not
appear equally black in ail tiio different
j: 1 tj: , jp.. r.f
meridians, it limiuaii-a a, uuicu v a
that causes r.rvous head-ache and ohould
bo corrected at oace. Lyes tested frea.
H. D. FOLSOM,
Jeweler and Optician.
1615 and 1617 Second Avenue.
New styles of
Offer you this week bar
gains in various depart
ments. 1st. 700 yards silkiline suita
ble for draperies, curtains,
etc., at 12f c. These goods
have never been sold lees
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
hams go this week at 7c
4th. To introduce we will eejj
vou sour cream an,i
on juice complexion sop
at 10 cents ter cake
comnlexion pnan ma0. .1
X - - J -v,
regular price of this soap
all over this country i3 25
ROCK ISLAND, ILL.
CLEMAMM & SALZIVIA.,
GREAT B A.RGAINS
D. ROY BOEBYI
1726 Second Ave.
1525 and 1527
124, 126 and 128
-Base Ball Headquarters. -
Cigar Store and Billiard Parlor.
Always on hand tbe finest braDds of domestic
and imported ciitars. All brands of tobacco.
The score of all '.he ball games will be received
L. QLOCKHOFP, Prop.,
POCKET KNIVES and SCISSORS took the highest premium
for quality. If yon 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 wf II 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 every one
gaaranteed. These are all good things to buy at Christmas or
any other time. Come in and see how much I have to show yen
that is useful and novel in housekeeping goods.
JOHN T. NOFTSKER,
Cor. Third Ave. and Twentieth Street, Rock Island.
We are Making a Specialty of
Big Values, Perlect Fitters, Excellent Wearers. Positively the
most perfect line of Footwear. Inspection invited.
Best Equipped Clothing and Shoe House in RockJIsland county.
New Styles in Boy's Clothing now ready.