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THE ARGUS, THURSDAY, JUNE 1, 1SJ3.
examining the Stomaeh by ELECTiyc Light.
Illuminating the Stomach by Electric Light"
Mt ilical Electricians have recently devised a plan by which the interior of the
h :: in stomach may be illuminated for examination. The patient is laid upon the
( in rating table and a slender tube, carrying a glass bead upon its end, is introduced
i:.h the stomach. A small light inside the bead is supplied by fine wires running
through the tube and connected to a small battery. The interior of the stomach is
j'.iinlv lighted and all its parts are brought into view by a small movable mirror at
;!u end of the tube." Quoted from the World-Herald's Encyclopedia Britannica.
The above picture is photographed from an illus
tration on page 610 ol the supplement on the back
of Volume VIII of the World-Herald's Encyclope
dia Britannica. It is only one out of nearly 100
illustrations on the subject of Electricity contained
in this edition of the Encyclopedia Britannica-thirty-
r i i i r ' i . j i r j -
bix oi wnicn can ue ioimu m no ouier Di uaimica m
print. Among them we mention a few of the mod
ern appliances therein so beautifully and accurately
"Arc Light," Wood Dynamo," "Shtterv Incandes
cent Dynamo," "Improved Dynamo," 'Incandescent
Lamp," "Portable Electric Lamp," "Edison Genera
tor," "Recording and Alarm Guage," "Electric Ele
vator," "Electric Car on a Ten Per Cent Grade,"
"Electric Percussion Drill," "Police and Signal Sys
tem," "1 he Death Penalty by Electricity," etc.
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the main body of the. work and in the supplementary
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CO Ali VALLEY. !
Coal Valley, May 81. The Mar- !
low Uncle Tom company showed here
un Friday afternoon and evening.
Tliej' had a large tent. They adver
tised a balloon ascension but did not
have oiie at 10 cents. J'hey had
Uncle Tom's Cabin in tlu; evening
and a concert after the play. The
attendance was good, but people
thought the admission would be the
same but it was 25 cents, which
cansed disappointment. The render
ing was very good.
On Saturday evening the Temple
of Fame was rendered by a Milan
troop in the interest of the M. E.
church, to help rebuild the struct urc.
It consisted of over 30 characters.
The (loddess of Liberty was chief.
The different characters were in cos
tume to represent the ae in which
Uiev lived, such as Queen Isabella,
Mary Queen of Scotts, etc. Their
costumes were line. It was rather an
interesting troop and is working for
a good cause. ,
The old soldiers decorated the
graves of their departed comrades-
on Tuesday. " They had some splen
did lloral tributes to place on the
graves of their brothers.
Dr. and Mrs. 1. 1". Huston are on
a 10 days' visit to Homer in Cham
paign county. 111., ami Vermillion
There is a great demand for tiling
and a rre:it scwrcitv of it. For some
years previous to last year it was not
Miss Mary A. Buckley has
turned from Cable, where she
been for the past two months.
Many of the farmers have to re
plant their corn, on account of poor
seed and cold weather.
Miss Lucy Kinner, of Kock Island,
daughter of Aid. Khmer, has been
here visiting friends.
Herman Nit, and family visited
hereon Dccoratiod dav.
Thecitv ordinance provides that
any person owning or keeping any
dog within the limits of this city, arc
required to register and pay tax on
the raine, before the iirst day of July
each year, and any person failing to
comply with the provisions of this
ordinance are subject to a line not to
exceed !".?', and all dogs found in the
city after that date without the
proper metallic check attached arc
hereby declared to be a public nuis
ance and iilijci-t lobe abated, de
stroyed and removed as such. All of
which will be .-trictlv enforced.
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co-1 v i'I not i; : m g and v. i 1 i
v.'ii gixi:!. if u have :;
ciiigl'. ci. Id. !:' any trouble with
i:ii"o.i. i !n i.r !ar.g-. i):". King's
X w 1)1 H-m-rrv for co:!i,niption.
cough- : cold.- g'.i:ir:t;t'cd. to give
relief, oi- ::io:;i v will in- paid back.
SttiVere: s i!oi:i hi grippe found it j i : t
the tiling ani under its use had a
-tie. dv and perfect recovery. Try a
satejiie bottie at our cxpence and
learn for yourself ju-t how good a
thing it Trial bottle free at Il.irtz
and I'liiuvci"- .hug store. Large
size ." and 1 .
S. H. Clifford. New Ca-tle. Wis.,
wa- troubled with nettralgia and
Khe'.iniatism. his stomach was dis
ordered, his liver was affected to an
alarming degree, appetite fell away,
at:d he was terribly reduced in llesh
and st rengt h. Three hot t les of elec
tric bitters cured him.
Edward Sheppard, Harrisbitrg. 111.,
had a running sore on his leg of
eight years' standing. Used three
bottles of electric bitters and seven
boxes of Buckley's Arnica salve, and
his leg is sound and well. John
Speaker, Catavs b:i, Ohio. had live large
fever sores on his leg, doctors said he
was incurable. One bottle Electric
Bitters and One box Buckley's Arnica
salve cured him entirely. Sold by
Hartz & Ullemeycr's drug store.
Bl'CKLEXS ARNICA SALVE.
The best salve in the world for cuts,
bruises, sores, ulcers, salt rheum
Fever sores, tetter, chapped hands,
chilblains, corns, and all skin erup,
tions, and positively cures piles or
no pay required. It is guaranteed
to give perfect satisfaction, or money
refunded. Price 25 cents per box.
For sale by Hartz & Ullemever
Honesty the Iicbt Policy.
"Xo fioiKsit dealer," said thu grocer, pick
ing 6onie dark trray object out of the scoop
and pouring the rewt of the contents care-.,
fully Into hi3 swiftly revolving coffee mill,
"will put stones into bis coffee. It's a
fraud on the customer. Aud, besides," bo
continued, dropping a handful of burnt
peanuts into the hopper, "it injures the
mill." Chicago Tribune.
I cheer, I help, I strengthen, I aid,
I gladden the heart of man aud mai J,
I set constipation's captive free.
And all are better for taking me.
Thus spoke one of Dr. Pierce- Pleasant Pel
let. They arc pills that speig for thenisclves.l
Very email, veiy nice to take, produce no nausea
or griping, yet are most effectual in all cues of
constipation, bilious or sick headache, or de
ranged llrer. Only 25 cents a vial, at druggist.
A perfect rest-pocket medicine.
for Infants and Children.
"MMM ' -r rfiMMr
THIRTY years' obgcrvation of Castoria -with the) patronage of
millions of persons, permit lis to speak of it without guessing.
It is nnqoestionarjly the lest remedy for Infants and Children
the world has ever known. It is harmless. Children lifee it. It
gives them health. It will save their lives. In it Mothers have
something which is absolutely safe and practically perfect as a
Castoria destroys Worms.
Castoria allays reverishness.
Castoria prevents vomiting Sonr Cnrd.
Castoria enres Diarrhoea and Wind Colio.
Castoria relieves Teething Troubles.
Castoria enres Constipation and flatulency.
Castoria nentralizes the effects of carbonic acid gas or poison oris air.
Castoria does not contain morphine, opinm, or other narcotic property.
Castoria assimilates the food, regnlates the stomach and bowels,
giving healthy and natnral sleep.
Cnstoria is pnt np in one-size Bottles only. It is not sold in ihnlk.
Z3ont allow nry one to sell yon anything else on the plea or promise
that it is " jnit as good" and " will answer every pnrpose."
See that von tret C-A-S-T-O-R-I-A.
is on every
Children Cry for Pitcher's Castoria.
5 l. -
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