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Office jtckeu. Bth robes. Lloyd &
We re etricilj ia tt with new UU hats.
Lloyd & Stewart.
Have you aeea tbote new Watterhouse
ties? Lloyd A Stewart. . .
HaU! batsll bate!!! New styles cow
ready. Lloyd & Stewart.
Come quick and see those beautiful
puff ties. Lloyd & Stewart
For rent A flat of four rooms. Apply
at Cool's feed, 123 Eighteenth street.
Have you seen them carpets a Cle-
mann & Sa'ztnann's. They are beauties.
Another carload of bed room suites and
sideboards just receiTod at Clemann &
Rev. W. 8. Marquis, wife and daughter
have returned from a trip to St. Paul and
other points of interest ia the north, and
also to Chicago.
Justice Hawes on Thursday evening
joined in the bonds of matrimony John
E. Frost, of Orion.and Miss Olivia Peter
son, of New Windsor.
- If the party who took the baby car
riage from in front of the sheriff's office
last Friday night returns it to where he
found it, he will saye h m elf troub'e.
Mrs. Sewall Dodge and Mrs. W. H
Whisler and Miss Whisler give a recep
tion at the home of Mrs. Dodge, 1020
Third avenue, next Wednesday after
Rev. F. W. Merrcll will preach at the
First M. E. church tomorrow evening
the second of bis series of sermons on
'Satan in Society." The topic will be
'Satan in Amusements."
Judge Olecn left for Monmouth last
night, after finishing his court busi
ness here. DuiiDg bis stay he was ic
companied by his daughter. Miss Ade
laide, who visited with friends in this
J. T. Shields, the Moline avenue gro
cer, put out one of the hacdsoor est de
livery wagons in the three cities this
morning. It is the work of John Stuhr.
A new harness to match completes the
There will be a meeting for young men
at the Y. M. C. A. rooms at 3:30 p m
tomorrow. Frank Nadler, of Davenport,
will speak tipon the topic, "Ooject of
Bible Study." There will also be music
by a ma'e quartette. All are invited.
. The city council- met in pec;al ses
sion this afternoon to Inspect the Third
avenue pavemant. including two blocks
on Nineteenth street, and also Commer
cial ailey, recently completed by the
Rockford Construction company.
Charles D. Velie, or Mollne. entertained
the bridal party of the Ilarper-Velie wed
ding and a few other friends in a sump
tuous manner at the Tower Inn Thurs
day bight. An elaborate supper was
served, arter which the hours sped rapid
ly in dancing and music in the ball room.
At the meeting of the Moline city coun
cil last evening, an offer was received
from R. H. McMullen, manager of the
Rock Island County Brush Elec'ric
Light company, to purchase the Moline
plant for illuminating the city for f 16.
000. The council determined to meet
next Monday night tojeonsider it. and in
the meantime Mr. McMullen was re
quested to put his proposition in writing.
The state board of equaliz ition in session
at Springfield has reduced the equalized
valuation of property in Rock Island
county as follows: Lands 19 per cent,
town lots 30 per cent, personal property
6 per cent. The deduction will be made
in expending the taxes from the books re
turned by the assessors this summer. The
reduction is considerably more than was
made two years ego, and will affect the
state and county tax in this county.
At the lay meeting to be held in the
Broadway church tomorrow evening in
the observance of the day as a Columbian
anniversary, the following papers will be
presented: 'Historical Beginnings of
Presbyterianism, in America," Dr. J. W.
Stewirt; "Pioneer Reminiscences."
Messrs George Mixter and S- D. Cldand;
Progress of the Women's Foreign Mis
sionary Societies," Mrs. J. R. Mills. The
public is cordially inyited to all the ex
ercises of the day.
Won His Salt.
Dr. E. H. Bowman, of Andalusia, re
turned from Chicago yesterday, where
the case wherein he was made the de
fendent In a suit brought by the govs
em meat's representatives growing out
of the doctor's services as Indian agent,
was decided by Judge Gresham in the
doctor's favor. The ruling is a great
victory for Dr. Bowman, the proceed
ings having run along for quite a time,
and the outcome is naturally very gratify
ing to him and to all bis friends.
E0GER Q. MILLS.
The Famous Texan to Speak
in Rock Island.
BE HERE NEXT FRIDAY EVENING.
Preparations for a Grand Demonstration
In Ilia Honor County Meetings of the
Democracy Traman Plants' Engage
ments in the Connty.
lion. Roger Q Milis the famous tariff
reformer and author of the Mills bill of
the lower house is to speak, in Rock Isl
and Friday evening, Oct. 14 one week
from tonight. The occasion will be made
one of the greatest demonstrations 4n
western Iil.cois this year. It is likely
there will be a torchlight procession and
if so, all the democraitc ward clubs In
the county and also Davenport will par
Chairman Silvis, of the democratic
couaty committee, has completed bis
program of meetiegs in Rock Is'and county
durirg the month. They are as follows
Bamptoo, Oct. 12, Hon. S. W. Hurst and M. J.
Edgington, Oct. 13, lion. E. W. Ham and M. J.
HOI, TSUKiK PLANTS.
Hampton, Moaday, Oct. 24.
Moline, Tuesday, Oct. 15.
Eilgmgton, Wednesday, Oct. 26.
Milan, Thursday, Oct.S7.
Cordova. Friday, Oct 28.
.toot Island. Saturday, Oct 29.
William McEniry, of this city, and
Henry Vollmer, of Davenport, spoke to
an immense outpouritig of people in the
oper house at Cable last evening. At
the conclusion of the speeches a cam
paign club whs formed with an enroll
ment of 100 members
The creit meeting of the Elev
enth congressional district thus far was
held at Monmouth yesterday, the demo
crats froTi ail over the district swarming
to the county seat of Wtrren to hear
Ron. Adl:i E. Stevenson, democratic
candidate for vice-president. Mr. Stev
enson delivered and able address in West
Park in the afternoon to a multitude of
Michael Smith and Julius Gunther two
regulars from Reck Island Ai serial came
over to tows last night as one of them
stated today to get shaved, buOhey got
lathered up with the wrong kind of a
foam and Vagistrate Wivill shaved them
both 5 and costs this morair.g.
As a result of the papers issued yester
day referrei to in The Argus last even
ing MigUtratc Wivill last night united in
marriage Joseph L. Garvin and MissLuln
What It May Mean.
The projected consolidation of the
brewing inures s of Rock Island with a
capilizaiion or f 1,000,000. it is report
ed cow that the movement looks be
yond the combining of the breweries of
Rock Island alone and to the consolida
tion of all the breweries in the three
cities ULdcr one name, management and
Mrs. Dim'iok is now prepared to please
the most fastidious in mil'icery, bavine a
well relccw-d Etock and expert trimmers,
1703 Third avenue, Moline.
Tf vnu urn nfTered a hnt'le of Salvation
Oil, without wrapper or defaced or muti
lated, don't buy it nt any price, you may
be sure that there is something wrong.
It m it be a wort til' ss or dangerous coun
terfeit. Insist upon setting a perfect.
unbroken, genuine package, in a yellow
Fine Playing Cards,
fiend 1(1 (vna in nthmns to John 8e
fipn'l Tirkf-t unit PrthS. Alt.. C.
R. I & P Ry, Cuicigo, f r a pack of
. T-k 1 T .1 . l - 1 1. ..
toe noes I'lUBl piljiuji UUU9. mej
are acknowledged the best, and worth
five lime3 the cost. Seed money order
or postal note for 50. and will send five
packs by express, prepaid
A Thoughtful Parent
Consults his best interests when he is
prepared for an emergency ; he snows
that "like a thief in the night." Croup
or Whooplae Cough may come upon his
child without warning. Can he afford to
be without a remedy at band? Cubeb
Cough Cure is what be should have on
band; it is the one-minute remedy.
For the tickling in the throat, the hack
ing cough, sore lungs, and all bisections
of that kind, Cubeb C 3 ugh Cure is the
Half Fare to See West- rn Lands.
Last chance this1 car. The third and
last harvest excursion will be run to es
pecial territory Oklahoma and Indian
reservations and Texas.
The great Rock Island Route runs into
and through these reservations, and is the
only road that touches these lands lately
put on ti e market.
See hand bills giving particulars, and
remember the date is Oct. 25, for Chica
go and points to and including Mississ
ippi river, and one day later for Missouri
Jho. Sbbabtiajt, G. T. A.,
The only Pore Cream of Tartar Powder. No Ammonia; No Alum.
Used in Millions of Homes 40 Years the Standard.
'Handfome is that handsome does,"
and if Hood's Saraaparilla doesn't do
handsomely then nothing does. Have
yon ever tried itT
Fits All flu Wopped free by Dr.
Kline's Great Nerve Restorer. No fits
after the Brat day's use. Marvelous
cures. Treatise and $3 trial bottle free to
fit cases. Send to Dr. Kline, 931 Arch
street, Philadelphia. Pa. For sale by all
druggists; call on yours.
TlHE DAILY AKGUS DKL1AKRKD AT VOI R
a, door every evening lor ic per wee.
ANTED AN ACTIVE AND WIDE AWAKE
boy Bnqoire at this office.
a'so furnished front tool. Apply 1110 Third
WANTED A 8ITUATION AS STATIONARY
engineir. Good references. Address "H"
FOR SALE AND RENT CONFECTIONERY
and notion store, established SO yea-s with
ftore and living rxms for rent. Apply 1015
117 ANTED A GOOD GIRL FOR GRNEHAL
If housework Apply at Bylvan View, Mrs.
LOST A WHITE AND YKLI.OW POINTER.
Finder return to 809 Twcnty-firrt street aid
WAN t ED 00 TEAMS TO WORK ON HEN
nepin c tnal ; three onths1 work ; ccod wages
Apply and work H mile west of Milan, W. G.
WANTED Earnest, intelligent lady ti estab
lish a good paying business; one having had
experience in a sick r on pre 'erred; call at suite
Hi McCullough block Davenport. Iowa,
AGENTS making $5 to 10 per day selling the
Electrical Wonder nonst-holi want, SO Brady
street, Davenport, Iowa, second door, room St, 3 to
9 p. m. General agent wanted.
WAN TED-OIL AGENT. A GOOD KELIA
ble and erergctic man to jeproent ns in the
ale of oar oils, greases, etc., on good commission.
Also a few travelling salesmen t Cfcrry our sam
ples as a side line. The case is em ill an.i can be
carried In the pocket. Address wite reference,
J. R. Timmina fc Co., Cieve'and. Ohio.
Swift's Specific S
A Tested Remedy
A reliable care for Contagious
Blood Poison, Inherited Scro
fula sad Skin Cancer.
Aa a tonic for delicate Women
aad Children it has no equal.
Being purely vceetable, is horra
lcs in its c fleet a.
A tivntlso on riood find RklnDla
eabes mulled puke on application.
2Jru&Jists Srll It.
SWIFT SPECIFIC CO.,
Drcv-Jir 3, Atlanta, Ca. '
7 o call your attention to a few Nets:
Your eyesight Is priceless the eyes need good
care; improper spectacles are ujcirsoiis, you
sbonldrot trust your eyexight to irresponsible
peddlers of cheap spectacles.
H D. FOLSOM
a Practical Optician, and will ta'-e pains to
properly fit your eyes for every defect of vision
and wiil guarantee a perfect fit in every case.
SM Mintil to lilimul Mfc ti.MM ma bM tte
If the lines in this diamond figrar? do tot
bo corrocted at oiice. Eyes tested free.
.Teweltr and Optician.
1615 and 1617 Second Avenue
New styles ot
Fiieets.and Pillow Casks,
We will sell you this week
ready made sheets and pil
low cases for about what
th9 bare material costs you.
Peppeiel Bleached Sheets
81x90, 9-4, 63c each.
Fiuit of Loom bleached sheets.
81x90, 8-4, 67c each
90x90, 10-4, 75c each.
Lockwood Bleached 8heets
81x90, 9-4, 58c each.
Fruit of Loom, 45x30, . y . .
Fruit of Loom, 42x36, 1e:
Ciifct Iron, 45x30, i,-c.
Notice the following price3
Bed Comforts 65c eacb.
Grey Blankets, fair, $1.25 pr
Towels, all linen, 4c eac'i.
Crash 3Jc a yaTd.
Sbaher flam els, good, 5c a yd
Cloaks, immense assortment
Lowest prices guaranteed
ROCK ISLAND, ILL.
OLE WxIN & SHU
GREAT B A.RGAINS
D. ROY BOWLBY'S.
1726 Second Ave.
1525 and 1527
124, 123 and 128
-Base Ball Headquarters.-
Cigar Store and Billiard Parlor.
Always on hani the flne-t brsr.ds of doTregtic
and imKrt.d cigars. Ail brands of tob:cco
The acore of ail Vae ball games will he received
L. GLOCSHOFF, Prop.,
1S0S Second Arcnnc.
i'OCKET KNIVES acd SCISSORS took the highest premiuK
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 w?li 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 leadeis made in Illinois for our soft coal and pvaw t
gaarant-ed. These are all good things to buy at Christmas or
any other time. Come in an I see how much I have to show you
that is use fal and novel in housekeeping goods.
JOHN T. NOFTSKER,
Cor. Third Ave. and Twentieth Street, Rock Teland.
NOT HOW OHEAP BUT HOW GOOD!
Nowadays parents buying Boys' Clothing make an effort to get good goods not cheap, shoddy stuff.
Shoddy goods are high at a low price; a good article at a low price is what you want, and that is just what the
Are now prepared to show you. We have always made it a special feature to carry good goods only, and
while we have been successful in this direction we have never been in a position to show such an exceeding
choice, perfect-fitting and superior made and trimmed line of
as at present. An exceptionally choice line of novelties, positively a handsomer and larger line than ever at
correct prices, in fact better made, better trimmed and better fitting goods at lower price than you would
have to pay for infearior goods elsewhere.
Comparison is convincing. -May we have an opportunity of satisfying you as to the truthfulness of the
Headquarter for Boys' and Children's Wearing Apparel.