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All leather holding 18 cabinets, 24 cards, - 58c
Larj- Plush 8tamped in silver, - - - 88c
Plusr Stand Album hoi ling 25 cabinets, - - $1.00
Also large assortment of other styles from to $1 to 19.
Calendars for '93.
The "all around thn year" calendar is printed in color this
yar. IllustraiioDS by Pauline Sunter and it is a marvel of
taste and beauty.
Coasters only 17c. Our sleds are the best made; come
and see them, also our sled bodies.
Our assortment is entirely too large to quote prices, but
will only say we have them from 68c up; also shaving sets,
jewel boxes, work boxes.
We are selling ths "Standard" this year in grades from the
cheapest to the best. We also have the perpetual diary which
is one of the most convenient books made.
Our line this year its much larger than ever before, and has
every thing in it you n ay want Linen boobs, board cover
books, cloth bound books. Prices are from one c-nt up.
We are the County Repository of the American Bible So
ciety. Also carry Dolman's family and teachers eelf pronounc
ing bbles. a full line of Oxford & Boyster bibles and teati
mentsalways in stock.
Gold fountain pens. $1.25. Pocket books and bags cellu
loid novelties, glove and handkerchief boxes, Peloubet's Sunday
School Lesson notes; celluloid 4c p-r inch blank boofes, sta
tionery, Allttmiitum Cawket Frames, etc.
We make a tpt-ciaty of this branch of our business, carry
ing the largest line of mouldings in the three cities; we will
guarantee stock and workman ship.
AND ETCH GS V-arefor the holidays selling Etchings
at on fourth off fvozn th- regw's?r pr?f.p: This is your chance to
secure a fine pi. ture at a bargain.
Shakepeare, complete, only 85i-; E. P. Roe's works, bound
in cloth, 44c; Conquest of Mexico, 3 vols $1.50; White House
cook b. k ; WVbst-r's international Dictionaries; Maik Twain's
books: Rollo books.
As you pass by our store you will see our Fancy Lady
standing in the door to welcome you to her home; she keeps
open house all the time to her friends, who wish to see her
large assortment of bisque, kid and Japanese dolls, also dolls
with natural hair.
Our Cabs have the new patent wheels which cost no
more than others charge for wood wheels, and yet have the
strength of an all iron wheel; call and see them.
Kindergarten, Spelling and Building blocks, 25c; Snap,
Authors and Old Maid, 5c; Famous Men, Round the World
Joe, 10c; Proverbs, Dinner, and My Wife, are new 25c games.
Come and see our Brownie Ten Pins and other new games.
Our center draft, decorated shade and Font Library
Hanging Lamp, at $3.85, is a great bargain. In order to
close out our stock of Vase and Banquet Lamps, we have
marked them down to less than cost.
We imported this year, direct from France, our after
Dinner Coffees, Teas, Moustache Cups and Saucers; also,
mugs, salads, vases and figures, cups and saucers, from 5c to
Beds, Hammocks, Wash Stands, Dressers, Desks, Chairs.
Rockers, Beach Board Desks.
fui tw n
1703 and 1705 Rock Island, Illinois.
Vnli of Rebecca Wt!h, Deceased.
The tiMxtkigned burins beon appointed cre
ditor of (he last will arm testament of Kcbceoat
Walh,1atc of the eonntv of hock Wl aid,
of Illinois, deceased, hereby fire noiic tha h
will appear before the county conrt of Kock Inland
county, at the office of th clerk of said c urt. in
the city of Hock inland, at tho Mnrrh term on
the first Monday in March next, at which time
all persons having claims turn nut raid sui te arc
notified and rei'ieled to attend, for the purpose
of tuning the amo ad j a-ted. pc-sons in
debted to said otitc aro requested to make im
mediate payment to the undersiened.
Dated this lth day of December, A. T ISM
WILLIAM B. FETTITT. '
JOTICB TO CONTRACTOES.
Sealed proposals will be received at the city
clerk's office, tiock Inland. Ul.,nntil Dee. IB, 18IK.
at b p. in., fur constructive the improvement
ordered by an ordinmce of said ciiy, entitled
"An ordinance for tha Improvement of Twen
tieth street from the math line of Ninth avenne
to the north line of Eighteenth avenue," passed
August 8, 1892, alee "An ordinance for the im
provement of Fourth avcuae from the west line
of First street to the west line of Twentieth street
and from the eastline of Twenty-third street to the
west lire of Twen'.y -fourth "treet, and of Twent.jp
fonrth street from the south line of Third avenue
to 9r north line of Fifth avenne.'" pax-ril Oct.
17, and for fu' ni-hir.g the mater al a- d doinii
the work arcordie? to the L,lan and specification
an 11 eat Uic city clerk's o ce.
Riar.k oijs will tie furnished on aplication.
Bids nwi-r be bepsrate for erch improvement
above spt;cicil, auri arrompaud with a certified
eheca in the mm of JTiOU, payable to the order of
the treasurer of aaid city, wnirh shall become for
feited tosaid city in ca-e the bidder shall fail to
enter into contract with approvtd turotics to exo
ute she work for the price mentioned in his bid.
and areordina to the plans and specifications in
the event that tha contract should be awarded to
The riant to reject any and all bids or pro
posals ! efbT expressly reserved by said city.
Rock Ind, 111., November. 86, 1KW.
OTI0K TO CONTRACTORS.
Sealed proposals will be received at the City
ClerkV office. Kock Island. 111., antil Monday,
Dec. 19, tew at 5 o'clock p m.. for usiructing
the improvement ordered by an o'dinance of
said el V untitled ' An ordinance for the con
struction slnrm drain from the woat aide of
Seventeenth street and Ninth a d Tenth avt-noes
la tha west -ide of Twenty-fifth gt'oet." passed
Nov. St, I HQS. Plans and specifications for aaid
Improvement cn the City Clerk's office.
All hid must be accompanied with a certified
check in the sum of $300 for the proper perfor in
ane of the contract if secured.
The city reaervca the right to reject any
and all Olds.
f pectfiraiiocs on tile at the oity clerk's ottce.
Koc Island. III., Nov. Sfi.lHs.
It OR I IT? KOHIHCK.
By virtue of aa execution and foe bill No. WW),
issued out of (be cWrk's office of the cironit court
of Reck lslantr County, in the state of Illinois
and to me directed, whereby I am commanded to
make the amount of a certain judgment reeenly
obtained aeainetTnc Mississippi Valley Manu
facturer' Mutual Union Insurance Company in
favor of r. C. VCmants for nso of EH, Van Dn
cn ont of the land, tenement, eooda and chat
tels of the Mid defendanta. The Miasirsippl
Valley Manaractnrcrs' Mutual Uuion Insurance
Company. I have levied upon the followinc prop
erty, to-wit: 1
Ihe ntuiiviilmi n,.rr,.ik - . .- ....
following described premises, to-wit; The west
naif I l u i ,1 ih. u-... k 1 . i . . ......
, . "Y" w " meeasi nail I J4t
2,.lot,.,-woiS.,andthe east naif u).f the tZt
half 4 ) of lot three (3) , all In blocl nine (9) sltn-
$i ,n lock Ilnd county, state of Illinois.
and tatcrpst pf the abovenamed. The Miaaisalppt
VBilev Mnniirsctnri-' Xi.m.l Ll; Tr'
TJP.TT IRVA i0' 'nove dOTcribcd pro petty ,on
& the'cTy o? Ra ,.,.nT. in the Smmy"of itoct
B" i '" -u aauu icrj win.
eT, aVb TiSwr u"n?'Bl, 6lh daJ decern
w-rf. , r, . . , C- D- GORDON,
tkcriff of Rock Island County, Illinois.
It CnreaColda Coc-riB.Bors Throat, Crenp .InJnca
sa, Whooping JouRh. Bronchitis Asthma, its.
tain ir Cot sumption to ant , and . ran rrll.f
Is advanced s -ares. i at am. Ton will m th
exeellent err---', after Ukinc the first dose. St4
Sj dvmlen evvt.'.Uvt.. iM&t hMlkit. SO grw sua SljOO.
THE GKBiT.EVGI IU IHF.MEDV.
Promptly and prrma
rently cure all forms of
ff "jfw Nervous Wvaknes, V;mii-
i"5 cijf JT i"n'. r-liermatorrhea. Im-
Imjiuiii j nun mi iiL'jcir oi
atiue or C7cesstw; been
prescrifceil uvur 35 years
in thousands of caie; is
the only reliable and hon
est medicine known; ask
drngirlBts for VI oon'a rnisrnoDrKK: if he offers
some worthless medicine in place of this, leave
his d'shonest ftcrc, enclose price in letter and
we will send b rernrn mail. Price on parkaps
$1 ; "ix. 15; one will plc.ee, six will curt; pam
let ih plain sealed envelope, '2 stamps; address
I n d WUU1 Ull&Blll.Ab 1AP,,
131 W oodward avenue. Detroit, Mien.
lief ore and sifter.
A new and C imploto jTrcarmcni, crmslstins of
nnmiositorien. i Hntment in Caosnls. also in Ttox
ana Piils; A Positive Cure for Xxternal. Blind or
Bleedins Itchit e, Cnronic Keeeni or Hereditiry
Piles, Fehalb vutinMsund manv other dis
eases ; it is alwt ys a great benefit to the general
health. The f i tit discovery of a medical cure ren
dering an operation with the knifa unnecessary
hereaftBr. Th a Remedy baa Bever been known
to fail, tl per box. for 9S; sent bv snail. Wby
anffer from thir torrtable disease when a written
guarantee is potlWvly (riven with 4 bottles, to re
fund the mom y If not cared. Bund stamp for
f me earaplu. C naxactee taflusd by ocr 3eot.
JAPANESi: LIVER PELLETS
Acta lik niarjie on tha stomach. Liver and IBow
ea; dlspeis Dytpepsia, BiJkmsiies. Pever. Colds.
Nervous Dlaord ir,Sleepleesnees,Lo of Appetite,
restores the ctmpleetton; perfect dljresiion fol
lows their use. Positive esre for Bptc BBanacHn
and Constlnstioi. 8mall, mild, easy to take. Larse
Vial or SO Pills 25 cents.
UAKTZ ft Bi.UNSiN Sole A cent Bock I'land
Y 3 TO G DAvaX P
AN ABSOLUTE CURE FoA
WILL NOT CAUSE
eT -B-nAVa .r
c i mi i ukl amcforG
It7 Q WPAW, NafiTAs-N.
(Jem-mi iTHni,it'a Cc
T H. THOMAS So Aeent
The senate hns confirmed Peter S. Gross
cup as judge for the northern district of
Alexander Kussell AVcbb, who recently
resigned his office as United States consul
nt. Manilla to preach Islamism, is now at
Hyderabad soliciting contributions to a
fnnd which ia to bo spent in pending Is
lamite missionaries to the United States.
He is having immense success.
Joseph Mellor was hanged at Manches
ter. Kiikv for the murder of his wife 8t
Oldharu in September hist.
Jsmiw Blair, n wrll-Vnown capitaliit of
irnnd Rapids, Mich., died from heart,
Henry Starr, the noted desperado of the
Indian territory who last week shot and
killed United fitatcs Depnty Marshal
Floyd Wilson, has been captured, together
with several of his band. They will be
taken to Forth Smith, Ark., for a pre
The Nort h American Endowment asso
ciation at Boston has gone into the hands
of a receiver. The concern has about t25,
000 in assest and about 1.500 members. It
formally had 8,000 members.
The London Daily News savs of the. Brus
sels conference: "Wo hope that the con
ference will not be resumed. Each
country must do its best for itself. Ameri
ca cannot afford to delay until May, per
haps not until January, steps to prevent
the depreciation of her silver notes."
Snow is now falling throughout Texas,
which means a great loss to the farmers, as
there is a great deal of corn and cotton that
has not burn gathered and is bound to rot
in the fields.
Hans and Herman Anderson, two boys
aged respectively 15 and 11 years, murdered
Marcus Humfeldt, of Kock Falls, Wis.,
with whom they had been lixing.
Captain William N. Carter, compiling
clerk in tho secretary of state's office at
Madison, Wis., died of Bright'B disease.
Wade naynes. a colored boy, was handed
at Columbia, S. C, forthe murder of Flor
ence Hornsly, a village belle.
J. N. Dti Barry, second vice president of
the Pennsylvania railway, was buried at
The extensive flour mill of Bloketnan
Bros, at Murrayvirie. near Jacksonville,
Ills., burned. Loss, $10,000.
The body of an unknown murdered man
was fonnd In a freight car from Saronville,
Neb., in tha Wabash yards at Toledo. The
man had been robbed.
It is said that both the American and
Eugish delegations to the Brussels confer
ence were hopelessly divided in sentiment.
A thief at Hallock, Minn., bid fl.000 of
the stolen money in a roll of butter, where
it was found.
A XMvea.ee pr lacked Up.
Chicago, Dec 21. Joseph Mercier, keep
er of a notorious dive at Hurley, Wia., is
locked up at the Central station charged
with enticing young girls from this city to
his Wisconsin den. He has been engaged
in this shocking traffic for several years.
The police say ha has by false representa
tion induced scores of Chicago girls to leave
their homes and that is the last that is ever
heard of them.
EheamaUiB Cared in a Day.
"Mfgiic Cure" for Rheumatism and
Neuralgia radically cures in one to three
days. Its action upon the system is re
markable and mysterious. It removes a',
once the cause and the disease immed
i itet v .lisappears . The first dose creatly
benefits. Warranted by Otto Grotjan,
druggist. Rock Island.
Trl-! lu t!ln fj, l'wrxinage,
CllKi:oKl. In.. Ihf. CI. A dynamite
bomb was ihrciwn ,'ibout ? o'clock Mnndny
morniriK nurainsf- the houoe occupied by the
Rev. Mr. Patterson inil cxploril, tearing
away the porch, l rc.-.kiRu purt of the win
dows, and greatly t-liattcring the wood
work. The reverend gentleman's son has
been active in the enforcement of prohibi
tion, and at the time of the explosion
twenty-three barrels of beer lately seized
from a saloon were stored in. the cellar.
A troTible.some skin disease
J caused me to scratch for ten
f'tfS3 raoaths, and has been
.-xd by a few days' use of
M. II. Wolit, Upper Marlboro, Md.
i v-a cured sovcial years apo of wiiito Fmrninr
l . leg 1 y osiiij; j"JLi' mij nd have hal ci
yript oms c.f re yjgfcKp tarn of the dis
Many prominent physicians attended nie
. ! all failed, but S. 6. S. did the work.
T'.ut, w. KmarATracK, Johnroa C'itT, Tesn.
Titatise c.n I.lcod and Skin Di5-i-jics
Swift Srecinc Co.,
a Al . ,t- m
Put nrsrc-T-c vttk;F .'. - hi
n TLUS. IM m FTllH. .TBiCTPI
Cr .'X"; Kn:J. rd ( l SfT la . u. ia 1
AjrlC:1: -.- r..Ti-'KWr A r- .
233 Wis. Street
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Kkdary 'Irmhlrk, r-., vl;r'-! - i-tttll
!". KoC.O.1). rirfi .i . -. .. !:. nil or
write aa above for Svm;:!- -t. . . .-.. .
am do , ti. . . . -. - . -
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Ljb PtRJ DdUC CO.i Mitwaufcect W.,
I ueet. sun odver
i timi -T3iyst rorv
itcnaav DO 8 proas
Represenis. among other timu-tned and wol
known Flrelcsuranoe Oompanies he followine-
Weechester Fire Ins. Comrianv oJ "J . Y.
Buffalo German Ins Co., Uufislo.S. V.
Rochester Oemun lis. Co., Kocheetvr. K . Y .
Citiaens Ins. Co., of PittsSnrgh, Pa.
r?on Fire Office. London.
Union Ins. Co., of California.
Secnrtty las. Co.. Hew Hsvan, Conn.
Milwaukee Mechanics Ins. Oo., Milwankce. Wt
9ennanFlreIne.Co.,of Peoria, 111,
Office Cor. 18th St., and Second Ave
ROCg ISLANP, U,l.
HATES & CLEAVE LAND
Representing over 40 Million Dollars
of Cash assets.
Fire, Life. Tornado-
Bonds of! Surety ship
O FFIOE Boom 21, Mitchell 4, Lyndc'e block
Rock Island, Ills.
pTUeenre ur rates ; they win intent yoo.
J. M. BUFORD,
General . . .
The old Fire and Time-tried Companies
Losses Promptly Paid.
Eatea at low aa any reliable company can affort.
Yoar Patronage is solicited.
TO THE AFFLICTED !
m Tr Mff fr to qnek whm the N?
tried. cM tr-r jir't-r t h h1 f-r rK. n
4 - ptitfj from te prtwrirtiow ol lr. WtH
wwwf impnritMvsJtorxfvk-wrt rcpwtft:
nilVC Ukl! tcfiering fnro Sr-nilr.a
luly XZ.fl nud K.im.iu UihiJur
IjOs cf ili'EKTT. iK'ffionclencr. elr..
frcjn; carii todlscretkmsorother causes; ab
M'n1l P.f RPfl UPH wtw eipnfnw a rnir-. i
iUJLL KCLU RII.i1 ina:vaareiit!ioirveur!.Ki
r.ey and Bladder troubles, etc.. will f nd oer Method
if Treatment a Kale, Ortem and Prwdr Cf'HK.
rii!UU PACTIIICC Kxnerienee proves thattn-if-lvl
I R AL I A J I ILLCO, umal mectenns mkm, wi
j5r. notOTirotbe-oveailmenls. Dr.v.'llJIrjc
iJt-1whohan(riVv special attention to tlji
aleea-ee lor manr rears, prescribes Sorni
v- t tal Pastilies which actdirccUy noon Ui
V I rilAPJksl irtranfl .Ml , n .1 i .
I than StrruiK-h MedlelcifS. as tjrj ar not
V- I chanpeof dietor ioterroptioolobamiKeia
HOME TREATMENT t?
coetlr from WOO to j:s.m, rsed with ui.
wiirams" private practice. Give thru a trtai
SPFCiFfR Hit M 'nrUiKldnevsain!BuiaJei-Cr
M kWll ill RUiOl reoentcaaeslnone to four day
KTERIKE EUTRCPHIO SZZSll
Call or write fxrCatatrwReaMO InioimaouBfll
McsoftiiM ottiers. AdOi.-s
. THE FCRU OHCMtC"
STATE SAVINGS BANE.
oiBce Comer Flf tccath street and Ttini ire.
Saceecs the MoV.nc givlnci Barjt. Omatscd'.l
5 Per CEST. 15TERBST allD 05 DEW31S.
Organised under Slate Laws.
Open from Da m. to S - n., and Wednet dy if!
Saturday nighte fTomTto?rni
PeaTBR Saiaaau. . - Pre i'H
H. A. ArjtswOBTB, - - Ylce-PrsfitcM
J. P. Beuswit, - c'Mte-
Fcrter Skinner, W. W. WelN
CA.Ense. H. A. Alnsworth.
G. H. Sdwards, W. H. Adams.
Andrew Fn berg. C. F. Hamennv,
REAL ESTATE LOANS
made for private parties in tha c:d
spot of the west by tt
Orchard State Bank
of orchard, Nebraska
E. W. Dakt. Preelderu
J. 8. Dt: Catii-.r.
Mitchell h Lycde. Banker.
J. F. Botrineon, Cashier Bock Island; Nhucli:
C. C. Carter, M. Ts.
Henry Dart's Sons, Whoiera'e Groctr.
LABOR. TIME, MONET
Use it your own way.
Ii :e the belt Soap made
For ashing Machine nee.
WARHOCrt & RALSTON,
WTiodcsrrrs a xxl taiws pr!ti"i 'Vtth'
Vreani Oconnlesltse';".. ,MrrM.