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THIS ARGUS, THURSDAY, "FElSfcUARY 21, 1895.
CITY CHAT. Lea! lard at Gilm ore's. Jersey sweet potatoes at Long'a. Dressed chickens 8 cents a pound at Long s. Florida. California and Mexican oranges at Long's. Remember the necktie sale tomor at Uojd & Stewart's. Supervisor J. A. Wilson, of Rural. was in the city today. Choice apples, oranges, bananas, Bga ana dates at ling's. Low rates to Chicago all this week at McHugh's ticket office. Don't fail to read Jackson At Hurst s ad. if yon hare money to invest. Mrs. T. A. Marshall, of Keithsbnrg, is visiting Mr. and Mrs. A. C. Camp. oen. Mrs. E. G. Frazer is confined to her home by a slight attack of the grippe. See what yon can bny in ties for little money tomorrow, at Lloyd A Stewart's. The fast mail was delayed about a half-hoar this morning on account of a hot box. Necktie day tomorrow Saturday come and get a tie cheap at Lloyd & Stewart's. Ereryene must have a necktie to morrow. If you cannot afford to buy one we will give you one Lloyd & Stewart. All fiO-cent. 75-cent and f 1 ties at 85 cents. Make your early selection, Friday and Saturday at Lloyd & Stewart's. There will be a meeting of the Rock Island County Teachers' asso ciation at the High school, Saturday, at 9 a. m. Martha Washington reception at the First M. E. church Friday even ing. Music by Colonial orchestra. Admission free. Fine residence lots on Twentieth, Twenty-first and Twenty-second streets for sale on easy terms. See adr. M. M. Sturgeon, attorney at law. Miss Lottie Rosenfield has gone to Chicago to join Mrs. C. C. Hodges on her return from the east and com plete the selection of the millinery stock for Mrs. Hodges' new store. C. F. Dewend and Albert Kusch mann, who have rented a storeroom in the Deere block, Moline, will open about March 15 a large stock of house furnishings, under the firm name of Dewend & Kuschmann. Let the ladies of St. Luke's Hos- ftital guild he overwhelmed with a arge attendance at Armory hall Monday evening, for the benefit of St. Anthony's hospital. A delicious supper served from 6 to 8 o'clock. Remember the place and the change of date. William II. Sherwood, of Chicago, the greatest American pianist, will give a concert in Association hall, Friday evening, March 1. Of Mr. Sherwood, the Berlin. (Germany) Post says: "We must honor him as one of the most eminent pianists of the present age." The proceeds of this concert are to go to the Young Men's Christian Association. Doula Bittant is being tried -on a charge of assault and battery, pre ferred by M. J. Murphy in Magistrate Schroeiier's court this afiernoon be fore a jury composed of James Toung, Thomas O'Connor. Henry Lahiff, Georg Kirscb, Martin Fricta and I). Conwell. The defendant is represented by Maj. J. M. Beardsley, and State's Attorney Searle is prose, cuting. J. M. Schaab has received a car load of the celebrated flour, Jersey Lily, Hard to Beat and Satisfaction. Jersey Lily is one of the best brands of flour on the market. If this flour is not what is claimed for it, I will re fund the money. It is sold at the low price: Jersey Lily, 90 cents; Hard to Beat, 85 cents; Satisfaction, 75 cents. Give this flour a trial, and be convinced. Call and get samples at Schaab's. At Muscatine yesterday, bids were opened for two sections of paving, involving 43,000 square yards and 19,000 feet of curbing. The Edwards & Walsh Construction company and the Rockford Construction company were the lowest bidders. Two foun dations, gravel and macadem and two basis of payment, cash and bonds, were agreed upon. The Edwards A Walsh bids ranged from $1.09 to $1.29. and the Rockford companv from $1.12 to $1.20. At the congregational meeting of the Central Presbyterian church last 'evening the recent unpleasantness be tween church and pastor was earnest ly discussed, J. M. Buford being ap pointed to represent the congregation at the meeting of the Rock River " Awarded Highest Honor World' Fair. MOST PERFECT MADE A pure Grape Qeamof Tartar Powder. Free bum Ammonia, Ahmet any ottaadutterans, 40 YEXK5 THE STAKDXKD. Presbytery Friday. March 1, when the relations between Rev, J. H. Kerr and the Central church people will be formally severed. In the absence of Rev. Kerr. H. D. Folsom was selected to conduct the meeting. Tomorrow afternoon the students of Augustana College and Theologi cal seminary, members of the re spective faculties ana others will cel ebrate the birth of George Washing ton with appropriate exercises in the college chapel. Aside from an excel lent musical program, Attorney Wil. Ham Jackson win aeiiver a patri otic address. The exercises will open at 3 o clock and the ad mission is tree. J nose who may wish to listen to patriotic program of high order are cordially invited ro attend. The financial statement of the Con. necticut Mutual Life Insurance com pany, printed in another column, in vites close attention of the reading public. It demonstrates the im mense financial strength of this great company. Its receipts in 1891 and net assets from the preceding year, make a total of $67,831,958. Its disbursements were $7,285,559.64, and its gross assets on Dec. 31 $82,. 234,925.33. leaving a surplus of $6,- 876,212.78, after dedueting its liabil ities of $55,358,712.55. The ratio of expenses of management to receipts last year was y.94 per cent, its pol icies in force were 66,000, insuring $156,686,871. THE MIDDLE OF THE ROAD. A Hml Weddlnc Haa Hews. Rbtxolds, Feb. 20. A somewhat novel wedding occurred here at 2:16 p. m.. Feb. 16, when Raymond Bridgeford and Miss Julia Bayle, of Mercer county, were made man and wife. It seems the young couple had procured a marriage license in Aledo and for some reason came here to be married, which was out of the coun ty. So arrangements were made with the minister to meet them across the connty line. Accordingly, Rev. Archer, accompanied by Thad J. Ash and Prof. Furguson for wit nesses, marched across the line and took position on top of a 5-board fence and awaited the arrival of the pair, who soon arrived, and the deed was soon done and duly witnessed. and the young people drove away as nappy as a clam. i. U. Wait returned from Chicago Monday morning. Guy Bradford shipped 10 pounds of popcorn to Chicago Monday. muiam i. Jonnston left tritlav last for Dwight, for the benefit of his health. Rev. Westover, of Michigan, ar rived in town today to attend the wedding at X. Johnston's. W. L Alontgomerv left Thursday last for Alton, Iowa, where he is en gaged in the banking business. Jacob Wait, who has been confined to the house for the past month with the grip, is some better at this writ ing. Ihe sociable given at the residence of Dr. Moore on Thursday evening was largely attended, and those pres ent report a good time. Mrs. jonn swartout and brother. Will, return -d from a 3-months' so journ in New Mexico, where Mrs. Swartout had been in hope of regain ing ner Tailing atrengtn, in wnicn sue was verv successful. Grandfather Cathcart, the venera ble father of Mrs. A. H. Smith, fell and injured his hip. Dr. Moore, the attending physician, fears the result will prove fatal, owing to his ad vanced years being 95 years of age. M. A. lav lor bas rented bis farm for a term of vears and has moved into the Fenstermacher property. Mr. Tavior is one of fcdgington town ship's nest citizens and his many friends in our town gladly welcome mm to our midst. A delegation of our citizens made a trip to Milan Tuesday evening to join the Home Forum of that place. If mere was any doubt as to Milan's ability to hospitably entertain her visitors, they were all dispelled be fore leaving. After the initiatory process was completed, all were in vited to supper prepared by the good sisters 01 trie order. After a cold ride of a doren miles, it is unneces sary to say how much this part of the program was enjoyed. The party consisted of the following: Thomas C. Lewis, W. G. Davis, C. H. Warne. F. G. Wait, Charles Kixdorf. R. P. Wait. W. G. Haefele and Mrs. John Kistler. Kaaolatsaae of Tanks. 'Boeied with the body politic,"' write aa Ar kansas editor, l neglected my own, till malaria twamped ate, alternately chilling aad con semi, g. I kid more headache tbaa a barrel of Jersey Vghtnlng. An old medical friend advise! Dr. Pierce' Go'den If odtcal Dlstaier y. and n cared art. Then there was a rstiseatina meeting np at par bona usalntiens of thanks as Dr. Pierce sad my awdlcal friend were naaaimoasly adopted. Both of them can always have beat position in this paper, next to reading matter. The mcdl ctne cares aad expels sens aad other miasmatic diseases by teasing the torpid nrer to activity. It purines the blood, so sarelyand certainly that it Is sold on trial. If it doesn't care, yoar money will be returned . Hard coal, all sizes, per ton $7 50 Discount for cash, per ton 25 Cannel coal per ton 6 00 Indiana block per ton 4 00 Kentucky mmp per tqn 4 25 - Cartage added on less than ton or ders. B li PRAXES. Ok, Yd We keep Parks' Cough Syrnp and we tell everyone it is the best cough cure we sell, fcrervbody likes it and we sell it on a guarantee. Try it for your cold. Sold by Haiti Ulle- uieyer. ANDALUSIA. la una Taw AmALCSiA, Feb. 21. Miss Tidy Hares, or Urury, who has been visit ing at James G. Britton's, returned home Wednesday. There will be public exercises at the schools Friday in memory of Father Washington. Supervisor J. G. Brit ton is at Rock Island this week attending the meet ing of the committee on the new court house. J. H. Brookmanand sons have been busy the past week shipping a lot of walnut lumber they have had sawed at our saw mm. John Seefeldt, of Red Oak, Iowa. was called home owing to the illness or nis motner, wbo bas been very feeble since having had a surgical operation performed. 1 be Baptist ladies gave a dinner at S. E. Roberts'. . A goodly number from our town attended. All report having had a good time, and the society profited about $9 by the same. COAL VAI.LKT. Coal Vallet, Feb. 19 John Sprage, of Cable, is here visiting his folks. The school exhibition on the 22d. do not forget to attend. M. O. Connor, of Milan, is canvass ing here and vicinity for nursery stock. Mrs. Mary Shader, of Cable, is here stopping with her daughter. airs, somerson. Miss Etta Barton went to Cable to remain a few days with her brother, whose wife is ill. The county farm committee is tak ing an invoice of the personal effects at the farm this week. Clarence Hasen, of Florida, is here. He has lately been in Idaho. He is s native of Coal Valley. sirs. George bomerson bas been for some ten days quite ill from ner vous debility, but is now mending. Mrs. James fritz, of Bureau coun ty, is visiting her parents, but on her return will reside in northern Iowa. Mrs. G. B. Krapp returned today from visiting her folks at Lynn Cen ter, having been absent for some time. Several of the school children are detained at home on account of sick ness, though there is no particular disease prevalent. The appraisers of the estate of the late George Evener Thomas Corns, William Keljey and Fred Engle met on me itun to perform their duty. intelligence Column. , B YOU U NEED? I if vor Went money Want a conk Want boarder Want a partner - Want a situation Went to rent rooms Want e errant trirl Want to sell a farm Want In el a honst Wan o eachane anvthtne Want to wil household rood. IV aiit to mtke any real estate loan " ant to sell or trade for anything Want to find eustoniers fur anTthrajg fSK THS fOLJ:?3. 'i. HAILY AHft-J' DKi.TEKSIi ATYOCfc d.-icr ever? r wr.inn tor 10c Ter week. W4WTPD-A MTCAT'OW IO ATTEND horses end do itenrral work around the house. Address a. 2f , care this office. FOR TitST H"CTE ASD BARN, GOOD well ind latent, o- e sc e aond rsrden land. by Peter K eth, Kin'h street. South Bock Island TO $50 PER WEEK TM!NQ AND S" LUNG i Old Hellenic Plater. Etct family bas rust. worn kt Wee, forks, spoon-', etc. Qairkly plated by nipple in m-lted metal. No experience or hard work: a good si-nation. Address w. P. Harrison A Oo. Clerk No. 14, r umbos, Ohio. ABEPREtJENTATIVE WANTED IN EAT! locality to hand my One samples to friends or aeqnsinleneea. Partes- work. Not peddling. Sen i 10 een s to Albert P. Wf d, irfnmer. Wood aeeaae. Detroit, Mich . tit lee trial bot tles setln-eent Natural Flower perfumes, aad receive special order to you. WANTED A CAPABLE. ENERGETIC. BB liable yonna num. with from S&0U to SLIMS cash, capital, to open a branch of our business in Bock I .land. Beet of references required. If yon hare the money end want a legitimate, pleas ant office business, send as your references and state what bnsinees experience you hare had. aouress, w . porisnu. su wanasn arenue, ctu cago. , Reidy Bros. Real Estate, Insurance and Loans. Buy, sell and manage property on commis sion. Collect rents. Boom 4, Mitchell ft Lynde b'ng. Telephone IMS. Are Von Going To Dal Id? ' A word to those going to build this coming season! If you are go ing to build a nice res idence get figures from the Colons Stone Co. of Colon a. III., on s cut stone building of white or veri gated sandstone. If you build of brick let them give you figures on the trimmings. If you build a frame or wood building let them give you figures on the range work. It will hwrrore tae looks are wain of roar Mawe or tne Qsarst nelMteee Ib the slats are bait of Own aa draw. By alt I base your arc ftect aaeTL w Oiipnn sti need la yoar baUdls. Vaamesof kwmkl awaUMM an "aw a i IS. HncaaB A Lynda's ssnlunw. Up To Date. Every idea about building a stove to make it better has undergone a most rigid test with the manufacturers of , Riverside Stoves and Ranges.; : - If it is good it goes. - -.' If it is of no value it . is discarded. That is . why we boldly assert - that Riverside Stoves and Ranges are up to - - date and every one is sold under an ironclad 1; guarantee from the makers. - " ' DAVID DON, 1615-1617 Second Ave. Rock Island. R UN OVER This and see if you don't want something in the BAKING LINE. We have facilities for turn ing out the Finest Line of bakery Goods in the three cities, and when you order a cake from KRELL & MATH Ton can rest assured that they will use the very best materials and guarantee you s better and finer article than you could make yourself, and at a price that will be way - below imny. price that you could make it for. ON PASTRY GOODS We lead then all, as we use nothing but the best cream ery butter, and have large marble table for making the mixtures on and keeping them in the right shape. Mo family cook can turn out pastry unless they have the tools and the know how. KKELL & MATH have expert bakers at this line of trade, and they can supply you with anything in the Pastry Line. ORDER your small Fancy Cakes and Ice Creams for your par ty from KRELL & MATH, Party Supply House. 1716 mad 1718 Seoomtl At Telephone 11M Cake Trimming. Ornaments. Lace Papers for Cake Stands, Gold and Silver Leaves, and a full line of Wed ding Cake Boxes. Greatly Reduced Prices CORK SOLE SHOES BIGGEST BARGAINS ON EARTH AT Mclntyre-Reck Dry Goods Co. Sole Agents for Butterick Patterns Also Standard Sewing Machines. A Turn of the Wheel And you are sewing on the most noiseless and easy running machine in the world, if you have one of the STANDARD, which we place on sale, and for which we are exclusive agents. A few among the many dis tinguishing features of this machine are: Easier run ning than any other, simplest in construction and ar rangement, almost any child of 12 can operate it; handsome finish, the most perfect adjustment, prac tically noisless, the only really successful rotary shut tle Machine on the market. And though it costs more to make than any other Machine on the market, it is absolctblt lowkst ik rmcB. Another fact with this new rotary you make six stitches, while with other Machines you are making four or five. Thus with the STANDARD you gain at least 20 per cent in speed with the same or less effort. An absolute Five Year Guarantee . Accompanies each Machine, and behind this is the largest and strongest Sewing Machine company in the world. Make vour sewing a pleasure and preserve your health by using the STANDARD. Soap. Pure and hard quality, 25c box (3 cakes) have de cided to close out this week at, per box, 8c. A WROUGHT it Pays to Buy the Best Don't buy a Before Range. G. O. We close at 6:30 evenings ON Mclntyre - Reck Dry Goods Co. 1709 and 171 1 Second avenue. Rock Island. Buck's Steel Ranges STEEL RANGE Bakes quicker, bakes more evenly, has greater capacity, uses less fuel burns coal or wood, and lasts longer than any other style of Cooking Apparatus. 'As there are so many imitations time, patience and money to buy Range you have seen a Buck's HUOKSTAEDT 1809 ALL: Underwear, Gloves and Mens. More and Greater Reductions In Underwear than ever before known. Men's 87c, nearly all wool Shirts and Drawers, at each, 39c. Child's heavy fleeced Shirts, broken sizes, the 25e quality, to close. 5c. Some particularly sharp drives in Ladies Under, wear we wish to close out stock. Knitted Skirts, all wool, wear everlastingly, mueh reduced in price. Special. From 9 to 11 every morning this week we will offer quantities of the most desirable Merchandise at great ly reduced prices. Stick a nx ix herb. Be on hand. Cloaks and Capes. Tremendous price reductions in Cloaks and Capes, and big sales in consequence It will pay to buy now for next winter. Our 98o line is the sensation and we keep adding to it right along. as Children's Far Hols at all prices np to SI, will be closed at, each, 25c. Drapery Department. 7 pieces fancy Xlngooo Carta's Scrim, worth 15c a yard, at Tie. 4 i ieees SS-inrh Ramee, best ceeerifcg for lounges, chairs, etc nice) fcr taMe eorera. aflc qua-lty. at Ste. 6 plexes coin spot Cartaiaalaalla, pink, go d and bins, worth 19s a yard, at Sc. offered. It is a waste of an inferior Range. Steel - 1811 Second Avenue.