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THE AlUiUS, FllIDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 181)3.
W IS THE TIME
To Buy That New Carpal
kfg have me uiicM uuc ui uiusiu, idpesiry, in
grains and Aattings in the threel cities.
Huw about Bedroom Suites anil Parlor Suites? W'tt are head
quarters for these goods. We are showing a very tine line of
LACE CURTAINS, also our line of CHENILLE CURTAINS
never boon better, and don't fail to see our
ask row n
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A C JMHtlTt TKtI MtR rmOLQ.
Finest in the world and only$S.OO can bemsed asa quilting frame.
W. S. HOLBROOK,
10S. IV). 107- K. -cond treet, DAVdSNPvlRT, IA.
At prices to
Suit the Times.
Seamless congress, all solid - SI 50
Buckle, best kip and grain - 1 50
Congress and Lace, buff, all solid - 1 50
Very best quality, congress and lace, 2 00
See our line at - - - - 2 50
See our square box-toe for
162? Second Ave., under Rock Island House.
adies Colored Oxiords.
!-T i. -Dark Iut.ia Fatist opera, regular p ic t'4 00,
now . . . - 2 75
JT 2. Tan Russia Jallet opera, regular prir $3.00,
JTS Tan Russia Juliet narrow tqaare toe regular
wice 3 00. now -
Of 4. Tan Ru-6ian Anntta opera. Im. tip r gular
price f 4 OO, now -VT
S. Are all styles of Blncherand FicuM'ty 'at, r-g
ular price $3 and $3 50, now
These are our finest goods, and at prices to
suit the times.
SPECIAL LADIES' DEPOT.
pcond and Harrison Sts. Davenport.
mmyxfsm jut hit m
1803 Second Avenue.
Try The Argus want column.
Fresh oysters at Krell & Math's.
Oliver Olsen left last evening for
Ovsters served in any style at Krell
Oysters by the can or dish at Krell
Ask your grocer for the Best on
Ice cream or oysters at Krell &
Wanted A second girl. Apply at
702 Twentieth street.
M. Schnell left last evening for
Omaha on business.
Read your own Ait;rs. If you
don't take one, you should. Don't
you think so?
For Rent Four rooms in tjood or
der for light housekeeping. Address
ii. mis ouice.
Tea. coffee or chocolate with a line
dish of fresh oysters and a few nice
fresh buns is what makes a rich meal,
and to get the same jro to Krell &
The Barnard & Leas Manufacturing
company of Moline now falls into
line with a 10 per cent cut in wasres
of all employes, including the ollice
force and all the oflicers of the company.
Mrs. Frank Spraul and sister. Miss
Etta Link, of St. Louis, are visiting
their sister, Mrs. Ernest Watrner.
Mr. and Mrs. E. Link are expected
here this week from the fair, and
they will stop a few days with their
son-in-law. Mr. Wagner, and then
return to their home in St. Louis,
accompanied by Mrs. Spraul and
Sept. 7 The
Cokkuva, Sept. 7 The Cordova
bond is engaged for the trip on the
Mtcamcr Verne Swain Sunday, Sept.
10th. There is a lar-re delegation
from here contemplating hearing the
great German band in Davenport on
John Kirk of Iowa, was shaking
hands with old old friends on Thursday.
Edcr Kanderburg," of Lyons, was
Tisiting his mother on Tuesday of
E. -Supervisor Forsvthe and Con
rad Dorst are visitors at the World's
fair this week.
Rev. Charles Eye has rented Mrs.
Ratlibiirn"s house, and is moving in
same thi.- week.
Mrs. Charlotte Smith and children
are visiting at her mothers, airs.
Matilda M alien s.
F. S. Cool is helping Dr. Freek in
the drug business during the absence
of W. K. Johnston.
Our local grape crop is being har
vested. The crop has been cut short
on account of the dry weather.
The doctors report quite a large
number of cases of malaria, conse
quent upon the long continued hot
Our local sports are very anxious
for the 15th of September to arrive.
as thev seem to have a liking itr
Charles Emery, of Dixon, III., has
been looking up a location the last
week here for the establishing of a
The. Cordova Trotting and Breed
ng association has ' completed its
barns and stables and has the amphi
theatre well under wav.
Phillip Wilson and a gang of rail
road masons were repairing the
culvert near the lime kilns this week.
Thev moved from here to Elkhorn,
Wis., on Wednesday.
Pearl hunters seem to be on the
increase since Charles Williams, or
Port Bvron, found one almost as
large as a pea, which is estimated to
be worth about $500.
Farmers are complaining bitterly
of the poor crops and low prices.
Corn is about burned up. Pasturage
is so far gone that two-thirds of the
stock have to be fed hav.
We hear that a gentleman from Os-
kaloosa, Iowa, is about to rent the
room in the Stockwell block next to
Fisk & Bryan's rooms, and establish a
boot and shoe business with a large
The Cordova band is talking of
inaugurating a series of debates and
plays this fall and winter, the pro
ceeds to be donated to aid the poor.
A noble and worthy object, and we
hope they will succeed.
On Monday occurred the funeral
of James V. Bailey, who being a for
mer resident of this place was well
and favorably known here. The fu
neral train was met here by delega
tions from the A. O. U. W. and
Woodmen, who, together with his
old friends and neighbors, made the
largest funeral procession ever seen
The Alotlern Heauty
Thrives on good food and sunshine,
with plenty of exercise in the open
air. Her form glows wiih health,
and her face blooms with its beauty.
If her system needs the cleansing
action of a laxative remedy, she uses
the gentle and pleasant liquid laxa
tive Syrup of Figs.
World's J-air Klm.
Burlington route, C, B. & Q. rad
vay, will sell 30-day limit excursion
tickets to Chicago and return atfG.97,
and excursion tickets limited good to
return any day to and including Nov.
15, 1893, at $8. For further informa
tion apply to
M. J. Yovng, Ticket" Agent.
II. D. Mack Div. Pass. Agt.,
Rock Island, 111
- AN ORDINANCE
Providing for the Levy, Assessment
and Collection of Taxes for the
Fiscal Year A. D., 1893.
Be It ordained by ihe City Council f the City of
Section 1. That there be levied, aiened and
collated a pen the personal and real property
within the corporate limits of the city of Rock
Inland as the same was eqnalized for state and
connty taxes of the year One Thousand, Eight
Hundred and Ninety -two (1892) to-wit:
First Interest on banded debt $ 11.50 00
Second, public library S,"8 11
Third, W ater Works property (pump) . . 5.750 00
Ponrth. bills payable (steam roller) 1,130 67
Fifth, light 7,6 .0 43
Sixth, fourth avenne and Twenty
fourth street Improvement 14 000 00
seventh. Eighteenth street improve
ment 1.000 00
Eifrhlh, Twentieth street Improvement 8,500 00
Ninth, 1 wenty-third. Seventeenth and
Nineteenth street improvements 8,500 00
Ten h, seventh ward sower 3 JO 00
Eleventh, storm drain (Schncll's Addi
tion) 1,006 (5
To'n' J 52.979 21
Milking a total aggregate sum to be levied, aa
sexeed and eolli-c ei of Fifty-two Tnonsand,
Nine Hundred and s vcnty-niue and 21-1' 0 dol
lars (154,979 iil).
Sec. 2. The Uy clerk shall file a certified copy
of the ordin-ince with thu ouuty clerk of the
connty of Bock Island an I state of II inois, so
that the fx may by h'm be extended on the c -1-lector'i,
b .oks for aid y ar, agre able to statute
in sulIi cases made and provided,
Pa-seJ Sei t. 4. 1!91.
T. J ME'' LL, Jh , May r
A D. HUE I (J.CIty lcrk.
COL' NT If III II.DINli.
6 Jacob Hayes to E. II. Carlson,
tract by metes'and bounds, nwj 17,
17, In,' f 1,600.
William C. Taylor to Joseph N.
Carlson, e nw nej se lot 3, 12, 16.
E. 11. (J uyer to P. Huber, First
addition to Edgewood park addition
to Rock Island, lots 32, 33 and 34,
7 Estate of Joseph Waugh. Ap
praisement bill and widow's award
tiled and approved.
The Burlington route will sell
round trip tickets, good for 20 days,
on August 22, September 12 and Oc
tober 10. to the cities and farm lands
of the west, northwest and south
west, at low rates.
Send the names and addresses of
your friends in the east to the under
signed, and pamphlets will be for
warded them, descriptive of western
farm lands. For further information,
maps and time tables, apply to the
Burlington route ticket agent, or to
P. S. Eustis.
Gen. Pass. Agt. C, H. & Q. R. R.,
New York Women Who Love Jewels.
Mrs. Grosvenor Lowery has a passion
for the Spanish topaz, while Mrs. George
Kidd is equally fond of yellow ame
thysts. Mme. Roda, formerly the 'well
known Mme. Barrios, has a collar of
pearls and diamonds which is unique
in its way. She has also- a stomacher of
opals and diamonds. New York Re
corder. Invest Tour change.
A silver quarter is about as much
as some people care to invest in med
icine for immediate use. Spend this
sum for a package of Simmons' Liver
Regulator powder. Its the woman's
friend cures sick headache in the
right way, and quickly, too: just as
good for biliousness.
Tor Over Tift Tears
Mrs. Winslow's Soothing Syrup has
been used for children teething. It
soothes the child, softens the gums
allays all pain, cures wind colic, and
is the best remedy for diarrhoea
Twenty-live cents a bottle..
that what troub-
8 vou? Ihen it's
asilv and rromntlv
re meuleu by Doctor
lute the system per
fectly. Take one
for a gentle laxa
tive or corrective:
three for a cathartic.
If you 6ufl'er from
ofst inn Rilimia At
tacks, Sick or Bilious Headaches, or any
derangement of the liver, stomach, or
bowels, try these little Pellets. They
bring a pennanfnt cure. Instead of
shocking and weakening the system
with violence, like the ordinary pills,
they act in a perfectly easy and natural
way. They're the smallest, the easiest
to take and the cheapest, for they're
guaranteed to give satisfaction, or your
money is returned. You pay only for
the good you get.
September 9,10,11, 12,13,14
$12,000 13 PREMIUMS.
$3,200 in Spted Classes.
Four Races Each Day, One..of Which
is a Running Race.
: -";," li ( Sept.
14, at 9:30 a. m.
Steam and electric cars direct to
SPECIAL RATES ON ALL ROADS.
For infcciiUion, premium lists,
and speed programs, apply to
P. W. McManus, Secretary,
iC PSnCT PUR'n AN UOLUBIUTY OF
(BEST AND COES FARTHCStT
permit of Its instantaneous prepnr;ition and A-nder
Highly Digestible and Nutritious.
Sustain Home Industry
Calling' for Rock Island
Brewing Co., Beer.
The Best Beer Made,
On Tap everywhere.
The Rock Island Brewing Company, success
ors to George Wagner's Atlantic Brewery, I.
Huber's City Brewery and Raible & Stengel's
Rock Island Brewery, as well as Julius Junge's
Bottling Works, h is one of the most complete
Brewing establishments including Bottling de
partment in the country. The product is the
very best. Beer is bottled at the brewery and
delivered to any part of the tri-cities, and may
be ordered direct from the head offices o Mo
line avenue by Telephone.
ALD HEADS! I
What is the condition of yours? Is your hair dry,
harsh, brittle? Does it split at the ends? Has it a !
lifeless appearance? Does it fall out when combed or J
brushed ? Is it full of dandruff ? Does your scalp itch ? ?
Is it dry or in a heated condition ? If these are some of
your symptoms be warned in time or you will become bald.
SkookumRootHair Grower t
is what you need. Its production Is not an accident but the result of scientific e"
KSUrrh. k'nnwliwl,. nf th. iliuauitAf ,ha h.i, anA vln IIia k.i4i.
cry of bow to treat them.
ivDowieage 01 tne disease or cue nair ana scalp led to the disco v-
"Mmim" contains neither minerals Borons. It
isnotaDTe. but a. deliehtfallv coolini? and refreahint? Tnnir. RvatiRiiii.titi.
follicles, it ttopt ailing hair, cures dandruff and fro to iVair on bald
tW" Keep the scalp clean, healths, and free from Irritating eroptlntis, br 2
tne use or bkoolmm itkm Ooap. It destroys punuuio ttuecM. which JxjL oa a.
and dettrov the hair. um
If your druRfrlst cannot supply yon send direct to ns, and we will forward J
prepaid, on receipt of price, lirower. ftl.Uk) per bottle : 6 fur SJL0Q. &oan. Sun.
I per jar; 6 for $3.50. 1
THE SKOOKUn ROOT HAIR GROWER CO., a
tear tu .i- v:-.- v ar-
;'".7iKtfrrd owuia rum a venue new lorKf A 1 m
. KTr MARE
"DIRT DEFIES THE KING." THEN
IS GREATER THAN ROYALTY ITSELF.
Paving Brick for Sidewalks.
During the month of August the following
cash prices will be made on sidewalk brick de
livered on the street:
No 1 sidewalk trick
No. 2 "
- 8 00
NATIONAL CLAY CO.
J. T. JDIXOIs;
And Dealer in Men's Fine Woolens.
1706 Second Avenue
The thorongh instiuctlon given at this School Is verified by more than 100 different Punks
csing their Students.
112 and 114 East Secoud Street, DAVBiVPORr, IOWA.
Proprietoror of the Biady street
O tIS EC Br sr.
Ail kinds of Out Flowers conrtaittly on buna.
One block from Central park, the largest in Iowa.
W4 Brady street, Davenport, I-.