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S TUT iiy it Ml cos lie Irae .Lwiminig I he announcement ot the M. 6t K. stupendous sacrifice sale to help restore normal prices has created wide-spread interest as was only to be expected of a sale of this kind. wmugiuucica ai me very start or the fall and Winter Season. Asreviously announced, the prime object of this sale is to do something for the benefit of the public and business conditions in general and we believe in reducing prices as we have dpne it will be of material benefit to all concerned. ' ' t The early announcement of our plans and intentions to use all the strength and power of this big tri-city institution to bring prices down to lower levels and to make it pos sible for the public to buy the clothing they need for Fall and Winter; this notice met with enthusiastic endorsement on all, sides,. And we are encouraged by the ap proval of the public to spare no effort in this undertaking to restore normal conditions. We are grateful to be able to say that our business so far this Season and this Year has been most gratifying and bigg eless What Prompts Us to This Course Is the that the Time Has Coine for the M & K as the T Store to Take the Initia tive in the Interest of the 'People to Help Bring Down to a Normal. Basis Neverth tact Price Regardless of the fact that this is just the beginning of a Fall and Winter Season, regardless of the satisfactory business, and that we cannot replace our well chosen stocks purchased by buyers with the experience of years to guide them Regardless of all these considerations and with no thought of profit, we launch this great sale which will never be forgotten. , To fully appreciate the magnitude of this event we ask you to bear in mind that the M. & K.'s Fall and Winter Stocks are at their best. Never so complete Never so large and varied with vast stocks of the finest and highest grade Ready-to-Wear for Men, Women and Children and to particularly note that never in all our business career of almost forty yaers, have we marked our regular prices so close as this season. In fact, lower than merchandise of such high quality can be bought for anywhere else, and how offered at generous discounts ranging from 20 from our already lowest prices. - s 1. Our entire new Fall and Winter Stocks of Womens and Misses' Ready-to-wear are now offered at a discount of 20 from our already lowest prices in the trinities: . . y j . . , . 2. Hundreds of new Fall and Winter Suits and Coats, Plain Tailored and Handsomely Fur Trimmed, are offered at prices so low that you will hardly think it possible to sell them for so little a 20 discount from our present prices.which are already 1 0 to 20 less than they should be. . -. " ' V -' 3. Our entire stock of new Autumn Dresses for Street. Afternoon and Evening Wear are now offered at a discount of 20 from our low ' prices, including the season's newest Frocks in Satins, Tricotines and all the exclusive new materials. - r 4. Our entire stocks of Blouses, including the most beautiful showing that this popular department has ever presented, comprising , blouses for every need. Costume Blouses and Blouses for Street, Business and Dress Wear All at 20 from our regular prices which are fully 20 less -than customary, for such beautiful Blouses. ' , 5, Entire stocks of Skirts, including Wool Plaids, Faille Silks, ' Plain : ; Tricotines, fine All Wool Serges, Skirts in all the new styles for Women and Misses now offered at 20 discount from our very low regular prices. ' , . 6 Our entire stocks of Silk Underwear, Bloomers, Kayser Silk Underwear, Silk Petticoats, comprising complete assortments of new Fall and , Winter merchandise, all included at 20 from our regular prices which we guarantee fully 10 less than customary: 7 Our entire stock of Women's Hosiery including Wayne Knit, McCallum Kayser, Onyx, Silk, Lisle,- Cotton, Wool, etc.", at 20 discount You Can't Afford to Overlook This Opportunity 7b Buy Clothes For Fall an Winter 7 eataires of This Event 8. Our entire stock of Women's New Fall and Winter Shoes and Low Shoes including Edwin Clapp, Armstrong and other well known makes are now offered at a discount of 20 from our regular prices, guaran teed $1 to $5 less than they should be, now another 20 off. 9. Our entire stock of Men's Shoes, Edwin Clapp, M. A. Packard and other well known makes are now offered at a discount of 20 from our low regular prices which are from $2 to $5 less than shoes of same standard ' makes are generally sold for. Now 20 off. 10. Our entire stock of Boys', Girls', Misses', Growing Girls' and Chil dren's Shoes including the most dependable makes are now offered at dis count of 20 from prices that cannot be duplicated. . v 11. The greatest clothing sale of all our, entire stock of Men's and Young Men's Clothing including unrestricted choice of all our new Fall and Winter stocks of Hart Schaff ner & Marx Suits and Overcoats are now offered at a discount of 20. ( , NOTE: This sale includes every Man's Suit and Overcoat in our store at 20 off. No exceptions. No restrictions. 12. Our entire stocks of Girls Dresses, Jack Tar Togs, Middies, Flannel Middies, Regulation Dresses, Wash Dresses, Serge Dresses, Bloomers, Skirts, etc. 20 from prices that are now the lowest in the tri-cities. 13. Our entire stock of Girls Coats including all the new styles for Winter Wear at 20 off. ' ' " 14. Our entire stock of Boys' Suits and Overcoats at 20 off our low prices. Mothers will find this a fine opportunity to buy boys clothes for Winter. Be Sure to Attend This Sale as Soon as You Possibly Can, the Sooner the Better ' ROCK ISLAND