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THE AUG US, rilTDA i", rEBRUART 23, 1900.
Published Daily and Weekly at 1824 Second
Avenue. Rock Island. ILL Entered ft! Ue
Poatofflce as Second-class matter.
IV IH1 KAMI OS J. W. FOTTI1
TEEMS Dally, 10 eeou per week. Weekly,
tl-OQ per annum la advance.
Ail MiRimtiDlcttlou of politic! or rgumen-
tatlve character, political or religious, BOM
nave real name attached for punucion. rt
such article will be printed OTer fictitious slg
Correspondence solicited from every town'
nip in Roek 11 and county.
Friday, Febklabt 23.
At Ibe su'ifeHtlon of mv friectitt. I have
termined to become a candidate for the demo
cratic nomination lor me omce or townsnip
collector, and to that end respectfully solicit
deserving. B II. KIMMALL.
I Lerei'y announce myself as a candidate fo
the democratic nomination for township col
ector. and noliclt tne endorsement of rn
fricndt. KM ED WHISLKR.
The date elerted for the lemot-mti
national convention is particularly
Tiik coli wavellat; haa leeu ordered
Up. Is it poil!e that senator Cullom
headed toward Ki.ck Islam! alter all
Ik these ecitinr political tiiueseon
tinue much loiitrer. Hoiut-bndv will Le
oliliped to send tin Union a lott'.c of
A 'iiiin'. to tbis iuoriiinr'ii Union
there i- in Ko-k Iilaml a certaiu cla
O! republican who deplore the policy
lf "forcible annexation" as much as
any, when its practicable application
Js brought holm to them.
Tiik convention hall nt Kansas City
in which the m-t national demo
cratic r:itherinr will assemble is two
t-tories hili. has dimensions of
3t4x"JU' feet, a seating capacity of
15,00'j puopln and cot $--,'"-".
LllN(.l(KSll N I.IKK ItEKTKS Was
in Whiteside countv yesterday, anc
mon' other places visited Fulton
where they say he made a favorable
impression. Kit her Mr. Keevi--, i to be
congratulated on this latter ai-hiev-
merit, or he is not.
Tiik beaut v of the Uritish id a
humanity ainl civilization with which
the auministration at Vtasinnirton is
so dfvotrdlv taken, was uianiani-
mousjy exemplilied in th refusal t
j;rant the pursued Cronje u arm
istice to bury the dead of hi army.
Tiik future historian will attribute
to Kansas City the jrlory of beinj; the
i-iiy wuerein asein iiicil on that lain-
ous Independence tlav. l'.iOO. the con
Vention of patriots that adonted Lht
t-ourse that redeemed the nation from
the ruinous policy of imperialism and
restored its kepinii" to th rwonln l hut
I ! I f
it miht le preserved according to
tut; i uiLipic Ui i ihipp iini- I'ailiui
xvho formed t he declaration of . July 4
As audient-e of "J. two iM-ople jrath
Cred in Tattersall's in Chicago la9t
night under theauspices of the Liberty
alliance, listened to a speech bv Sena
tor Mason, aud adopted resolutions
sustaining his patriotic course, with
reference to the sympathy this coun
try should feci for the Iloers in their
utrujjle to maintain their indepen
dence, and denounced -Mc Kin ley anil
England, the twin policies of criminal
:iirgression and oppression, the subju
Ration of tin- Filipinos and the subju.
ration of the im-rs.
Jkikkkson aid: "Every man and
every body of men on earth ossess
the power of self-jjovernuient. Ihev
receive it with their beinr from the
hand of nature. Individuals exercise
it by their single will, collections of
men bv that of their majority, for th
law of majority i- the nntuial law of
everv societv of men." Hut William
the Conoueror thinks the time ha
The fifty-cent size is just I
right for the baby. A little
of it in the bottle three or
four times a day will supply
precisely the fat all thin ba- I
bies need. If your baby does
not gain in weight as fast as
you would like, try '
A. 'ill I" !
The result will please you. If
the baby nurses, the mother
should take the emulsion.
It makes the baby's food
richer and more abundant;
only buy the dollar size -it's f
Both mother And child will feel at
once its strengthening, upbuilding
and fat-producing properties.
At art in.c7its ; coc. and $t so.
SCOT! & HOW N t. CSetnax New York.
come when this country, which has
developed nnder the virtue of tee
Jefferson doctrine, is now jrreat
enough to throw it of! and join in the
procession of old world powers that
employ greatness not for righteon
government, but for conquest of the
Leaving; the Kepabllcan Party.
lhe Chicago Chronicles specia
corresiondent at Washington ?avs:
"St. John fiaffnev, president of tb'
Leaerue of Republican clubs, of New
York, a McKinlev supporter, and
strong ligure in the campaign of 196
has practical! v announced that be
done with the republican party. Whil
be was in Washington this wee
Mr. GafTney warned the president and
bis political advisors that they were
rushing to certain destruction by thei
attitude, not onlv on the Boer war,
but toward England. Mr. (JafTney
declares that defections from the re
publican party are occurring so fas
that an aruiv of enumerators would
be required to keep track of them."
Mr. (idflney went to Washington to
invite several republican congressmen
to address a pro-Boer meeting t
be held in New York. ten. Gros
venor and several others consented
but Senator Ilanna said, "o. vou
must not go: the republican partv ha
no sympathy with the Dutch." The
congressmen then canceled their ac
ceptance. The Chronicle's corres
ponden t relates that "while Mr. (iaflf
ney was at the W hite House reciting
to a friend of the president the
dangers of the adm iiustration s course
he made the statement that he knew
from personal observation that the
president was losing votesevery day.
A luemlier of tlie ctbinet, whose name
Mr. (JalTnev declines to mention, re
plied: "Reallv, so far as I have been
able to observe, the onlv voters wh
are against President's McKinley's
policv are the Irish and the Germans
and we all know that we can get along
without them, 'lhe better classes are
in favor of hi friendship for Eng
PAY TRIBUTE TO HIS NAME
Waahlugton 0y Exercises at St Joseph's
School and Memorial Church.
Wa-hinirt on'.s birthdav was ob
served at St. Joseph's school yester
day. lhe assembly room, in whic
the exercises were htld. was prettily
decorated, a numlx-r of parents and
friends of the pupils being present
lhe program was as follows: Chorus
"Hail Thou Festal Dav:' biographica
sketch of Washington. M- Scbiel
Character of Washington." F. Mc-
(iuinn and 11. Concannon : vocal solo
Green Fields of Virginia." K. Mcenan
ketch ot ramus, r. iirarrell: essay.
February Litcrat ure."K. Kehoe; exer
cises in physical culture; essay, "Feb-
niarv in History. B. Ferrv: chorus
Columbia:'1 -Washington iu Histo
ry, eighth grade; chorus, "llolv
George ami Martha Washington
were never better represented than
last Mvening, in the beautifully decor
atcd basement of the Memorial Christ
lan church, these cli-nacters oem
impersonated most gracefully by Mrs,
Adair I leasants and J. C. Dunn
After their reception dainty refresh
uionts were served to a merrv number
V. M. C. A. Note.
The First team will play the First
team of Augustana college at the for-
niei s gymnasium Saturday night.
luesdav evening, March b, 1 rf,
Wendell, of the High school, will give
a talk on "Minority Kule.
Preparation is being made for a
irymnaslic exhibition on the evening
of March 21'. Business men, young
men and the junior classes will take
Un the evening of April 10 will be
given the baniuet of the Get One
club. Kacb member who secures a
new member before that date will
have a plite at the banquet free.
Cjuite a number are sure of a plate
Next Tuesday evening the First
team will play a return game of bas
ket ball with the Wilton diauts at
l he association has leen fortunate
in securing Kev. Weddeli. of the Cal
vary Baptist church, of Davenport.
r talks on three Sundays in March.
l'he main subject will b "A Youn
Ketl Hot From the (inn.
Was the ball that hit G. B. Stead-
man, of Newark, Mich., in the civil
war. It caused horrible ulcens the
no treatment helped for ii9 years
then rsucklen s Arnica talve cured
him. Cures cuts, bruises, burns, boils,
felons, corns, skin eruptions. Best
pile cure on earth. 'J5 cents a box.
Cure guaranteed. Sold by Kartz &
Phelp's "4-C" Coueh. Cold and
Croup cure is guaranteed. It cures
chronic cases. It is out of the old
rat. For asthma and ail other long
troubles take "4-C." The Harper
Misunderstood symptoms of disease
ead doctors to treat something else
when the kidneys are out of order.
Folev'a Kidney Cure will bring yon
health when other medicines have
failed. All druggists.
For Over Fifty lrs
Mrs. Winslow's Soothing Strup has
been used for children teething. It
octhes the ctild. softens the gums
allays all pain, cures wind colic, and
s the best remedy lor diarrhoea. 'Jo
ents a bottle.
Plies of I'eople
testify to the merit of Banner Salve
curing piles. It is guaranteed.
DR. F. VALENTINE H EATON
This is the Clentleman Who Is Entitled to
All the Credit for All the Numerous
Cores That are Being Effected
at the British MedlcaU In
stitute. lOOS Second
A staff of eminent physicians and
surgeons from the British Medical In
stitute have at the urgent solicitation
of a large number of patients under
their treatment in this vicinity es
tablished a permanent branch of the
Institute in this city at No. 1002
These eminent gentlemen have de
cided to give their services entirely
free for three months (medicine ex
cepted) to ali invalids who may call
ujon them for treatment between now
and Feb. 16. These services consist
not only of consultation, examination
and advice, but also of all minor sur
The object in pursuing this course
is to become rapidly and personally
acquainted with the sick and the at
Hided, and, under no condition what
ever will any charges be made for any
services rendered for three months to
all who call before Feb. 15.
The doctors treat all forms of di
sease and deformities and guarantee
a care in every case they undertake
At the lirst interview a thorough ex
animation is made, and, if incurable
you are frankly and kindly told so
also advised against spending your
money for useless treatment.
Mafe and female weakness, cartarrh
ami cartairhal deafness, also rupture
goitre, cancer, and all diseases of the
rectum are positively cured by their
Dr. E. Valentine Heaton, the chief
consulting surgeon of the institute
is in personal charge.
Uilice bours Iroui y a. m. till o p
m. Not open Sundays.
Mardl (iraa. New Orleans and Mobile.
For the above occasion the R. I. &
P. railway oilers extremely low rates.
Tickets on sale Feb. 10 to 25, inclu
sive. Good returning until March 15
Choice of the various routes; best
time and best accommodations via the
It. I. & P. railway. For full informa
tion, call on R. I. & P. ticket agent
M. A. Pattkkson. G. P. & T. A..
Rock Island. 111.
Doctor Stick out your tongue, Tom
Tommy Not on your life! I did that
vesterdav to my teacher, aud I still
ache all over for It. Wiener Tasblatt.
Made in One Minute.
Use one teaspoonful
and V. of n cun of boil-
N infr water. Season with
M Mil ui WllH J -
The Food that has
Aroma, Flavor and
Conk Book and the Story
The BouilkM-Siock Mff. Cs.
17H)R REST-Fl-RNISHi;DROOM FORO.VK
a- or two irenilemen at i--i- riim avenue.
XPOR RENT A ROOM OTTAC;E IN OOOD
-I condition In eentt r of city. Apply at
1 . is r ourtn avenue.
lilOR RKST DESK ROOM IV OFFICE Al-
l v;intafeoulv situated Applv to E J
Hums, room I-. Mitchell A' I.ynde build inir.
ITIOR RENT H A RHER SHuP IN ASTER
a. bloct. now occupied bv Kewls Ih'ii In
nuirei. . Aster A co . IJ--' t irM avenue.
7KR RENT A FI'RNISHEI) R(Xt WITH
-1J bath and steam beat. Two gentlemen
preferred. Inquire t :fc.fs Twentietn street.
TORRENT A NEW STORE-ROOM X70
a. on fasv terms for the first six months.
Inquire of Oito Kuileri. Elm Street Drug store.
rtO KENT MODERN STEAM HKATED
i room ricely furnished in central location,
suitable for two persons. Call at IMn
TjjTOR RENT AT SECOND AVENUE,
C large rooms, well furnished: gas, bath.
steam beat. A first-class home table Best
location in the city. Corner Thirteenth street
and Second avenue.
CXrND-A POCKET HOOK CORNER OF
A7 Tenth utreet and Fifth avenue. Owner
can have same at J. t.. Spencer s Ninth street
grocery by paying for this ad.
NOTICE THE NORTHERN ILUNOIS
Normal school. IMlon. 1U . iofTerintf free
tuition in any cepvrtment, exceot mirac, to a
limited cuniberof band mectopiay in tneDiion
CUe;:e MUita v band. For particu'ars. ad
dre the president. J. B. IMlle. Daoa, III
XT YOTJ WANT TO BTY, SELL, TRADE
or rent anything, env are helD or secure a
tuation. the Mail is the one paper in Moline
that can d it for you. Mail w ants are popu
lar and Mail wants bring- results One-na!f cent
per word t the pnee to nil alike cirS in ad-
ance. 2-cent stamps wul do. hvcnln and
Sunday Mall. MoUce. Hi.
JUST ARRIVED IN TOWS-MIX. ZARA.
the marvel, the queen of Dumist4 a.id
clairvoyants, will teil your past present and
future- I his lady has been consulted by the
mt proic:aent people In this and foreign
countries Koha iutciof.ed a Host success
ful sea-:n at New port. he re the four han-
dred of Iew York -peak iti highest terms of
erreacinw U1 urtcin te ee.i datir from
" a. m. untU 9 p. m.. lnciadlcs Sunday, at lfU
Third avenue, up stairs. For this week obIt.
she has reduced her price to 25 acd SO cent.
ANTED A DININ3 KOOM GIRL AT
123) Second avenue.
TANTED-CHILnREN S SEWING. IN-
quire at 716 Fifth avenue.
ANTED-A GIRL FOR GENERAL
housework, at 51 Third avenue.
ANTED GIRL FORGF.XERAL HOUSE-
work at lu Twenty nrst Street.
TASTED EXPERIENCED LADY
clerks at New ork s.ore. aloiine.
fTTANTED BOARDERS. CHOICK ROOMS
T ana board at 2226 Fourth avenue.
ANTED GIRL FOR G FINER A L HOUSE
wori. Apply at lfi;t Fourth avenue
WANTED -A WOMAN WHO CAN COOK
at Wright's restaurant. Iiir-J Second
TTT ANTED DESK ROOM. STATE PRICE
T V and location. Addre;s W. F. Ctt. gea
eral delivery, city.
WANTED A PARTNER WITH SOME
11 means. Lady preferred. Address lock
box 439, Rock Island. 111.
WANTED TWO FULLY FURNISHED
rooms for light housekeeping. Young
couple. Addres '-B..'' Abgcs.
TXTANTED PTJPTLS WISHINU TO TAKE
v V private lessons In dancing can do so by
inquiring at 2710 Fifth avenue. Jones.
WANTED SOLICITORS FOR ROCK is
land and Moline. Good paving business
to right party. Call at 31 Twentieth street
WA NTED GOOD. RELIABLE OIL S A LES
man, on commission or salary. Address
Quaker Oil and Implement company, Cleveland,
WANTED AT ONCE. A GIRL FOR GEN
eral housework. Good wanes paid.
Apply to Mis J. J. Ingram 705 Seventeenth
WANTED TO BUY AT ONCE TWO
light pring agous. covered or uncov
ered. The Home Tea company, 1M3 Second
WANTED TWO MEN COLLECTORS AND
solicitors for Rock Island. Permanent
positions. 69 Mitchell A Lynda building, be
tween 6 and fl p. m.
WANTED WE WISH Tt) ENGAGE FOR
a professional man anoftlce girl between
12 and r years. Call or address Eastman &
Co . in;1; Seconl avenue.
WANTED LOCAL SOLICITING AGENT
for accident insurance; one who ean de
rote suffielent time to the business to make It
prodtable. Address "E M.." A bo Da.
WANTEDTO RENT A SEVEN OREKJHT
room modern house within short dis
tance of 1 wenty-fourth street and Third ave
nue, lmjuire I.ewis Rooting company.
Vf ANTED-A YOUNG MAN WHO HAS
t ? a wheel to do collecting on salary. Paid
weekly. Call at room :. Mitehe 1 & I.ynde
building, between b and fi or T and S) p. m.
WANTED TWO OR THREE UNFl'R
nisned rooms for light housekeeping in
central location, with modern convenient s.
No children Address "W. I'.." AHciis office.
T ANTED--ONE OR TWO MEN OFGO.D
V V address to sell our line of touse furni-h
I tie goods, steady employment and big pay to
the right parties. Address the Kclipse install
ment company. 4-1 South Main street, Uur.tng
T ANTED HOARDERS. NICELY FUR
nished rooms centrally locaird. Mod
ern copveccies and good home cooking, at
senal employees trken and excellent lunches
patuput ltll Fourth avenue.
T ANTED TO KENT. BEFORE MAY 1.
v or 9 room house between Fifteenth
Slid Twenty-fourth streets. Small family.
Will lease for one year If you have a vacant
house please address Delane," care ARi.i s
WANTED HONEST MAN OR WOMAN
to travel for large liouse. Salary t65
monthly and expenses with increase. Position
permanent. Enclose self-addressed stamped
envelope. Secretary, 300 Caxton building,
WANTED HUSTLING AGENTS TO
sell our Incandescent gasoline lamps.
Each burner produces luu-candle power light
all stores want them: good Inducements to re
liable salesmen. The Ohio Illuminating com
pacy, Mansntia, umo.
W7ANTED- A VERY NICE AND FINK
v v looking lady, a widow, about 4 years o
age. no sma l children and pretty well on. been
a widow a Tear, wishes to correspond wit
uk'c gentleman ith good manners and up
pearance Matrimonial intention if suitable
Address box 2S1. Rock Island.
TT ANTED S00 MEN TO BRING THEIR
v T shirts, collars and cuffs, and ion womc
to send us their family washing at our special
contract rates. All work guaranteed. Give
us your address by phone we will do the
rest. HxcclMOr Laundry company, 114 East
Seventeenth street. Rock Island
XTA NTED WOMEN TO BIND DRESS
II shield at homn. Steady work: distance
mi disadvantage: r-sk your dealer to show you
horn shields and Kora Klap hose supporters.
Kor.is'ields soap on wsist without sewing.
Send 10 cents for catalogue of work. Kora
Shield Co.. .-WS Broome street. New York.
XXY A NTED TO LOAN MONEY ON DIA
TV monds. watches. Jewelry, hardware,
musical Instruments, bicycles, clothing, dry
goods, furniture, etc. Highest cash prices
paia ror second nana gooas or an Kinds also.
The above goods for sale at half the usual
tore prices. All business transactions strictly
oonnaentiai. his new number ana location.
1023 Second avenue. Don't forget Ik J. W
Jones. Two rings on 1S47.
.OR SALE HOARDING HOUSE CHEAP
L1 Apply to Hull d: Co.
TOR BALE FIRST-CLASS PIANO. BAR
A gain. If taken at once Apply Mrs. Frank
Sherman, three doors west of Elm street on
r if lb avenue.
TPOR SALE A LUNCH COUNTER NEAR
L depot. No. I os tt'e.l Fiftl street. Daven
port. Good reason for selling. For full par
ticulars can at aoove address.
FOR SALE PASTEUR FILTER. NEARLY
new. with seven filtering tubes, niekel
piateu ail over. Can be bought for half its
original cot. A bargain. Alien. Myers & Co.
T7H3R SALE COAL IN ANY QUANITY
a- or so pusneis or over at ti.-a per ton, de
livered C. O. D. to any parf of the eity.
Leave orders at Commercial house barber
shop. Rock Island, or Enos James. Milan
FOR SALE OR TRADE A LARGE HIGH
ly improved fruit farm, located on Seven
teenth street South Heights. A snclal bar-
fain. Apply toReldy Bros , room 4, Mitchell A
T7HDR SALE ONE SPAN OF DARK GREY
A? horses, perfectly gentle, not afraid of
steam or street cars or bicycles. Weigh lie-
tvfpn I llflnr I arD nniind, u.rtif Will wnrlr
single or double. One-half mile west of Bar-
stow. Illinois. Mrs. jane weatnerbead.
MONET TO LOAN.
MONEY TO LOAN CHATTEL MORT
gage loans by W. H Eastman. ITU Sec
ond avenue, without publlty or removal. He
a. so makes collections bard ones a specialty.
LOST AND FOUND.
LOST A FUR BOA ON FIFTH AVENUE
between Ninth and Tenth street,, last
Thursday evening. Kinder return to akgci
oXce acd receive reward.
Special Business Mention
The following firms are recommended to readers of The Ar
gus as prepared to serve patrons to the best possible
advantage, and worthy of business confidence:
Suits made to
Cleaning and re-
S airing promptly
one at lowest
Not mad by tnut.
Hb-ck Joe Cream
It fa tb area ni let ot all
L. E. West, Gum Co.
611 Seventeenth St.
Rock Island, 111,
I A. LEITflSEB,
Street, Rock Is
Hull & Co.
Mitchell a Lynda
1025, Fourth Are.
MADS I If
Ask your Gro
cer for Hand get
a Cook Book free.
S. A. MAGER
Second ave. and
ACADEMY OF THE
conducted by the
sisters of the visi
venue. Rock Is
land. The Acad
the new academy
will be opened
Monday. Sept. 18.
MU8IO. ART. EL
and the languages.
E. F. Stroehle
Chicago papers de
livered and oider
taken for all peri
odicals. 1681 Third avenu.
AND ALL KINDS
Bides, wool ft Tal
low. Highest price
paid whether in
small or large
or car load lots.
ave. 'Phone 4002,
Rock Island, IU.
2100 Fifth are.
then go to
24th St. and
3rd Ave. Rock
THOMAS VAN TUYL,
and all general tight
113-115 West Seventeenth street.
117 East Seven
Dealers in Feathers.
Buy and Sell.
H. S. RACBMAN
in town to
1605 Second avenne.
Rock Island, 111.
The next session
7th, 199. Philo
For terms and full
REV. J. T. A.
Graduate 1881 of
Eleven Years In
DR. J. R. COZINE,
Office and residence
over David Don's
Store, 1615 2nd; Ave.
Rock Island, 111.
for Furnace use.
J. E. LARKIN
for all collec
returns on all
Office 1712 Second
608 Forty-fifth St.
If you Intend do
ing any building call
Shop and residence
at No. 12114 Thirty
eighth street, Kock
F. J. Steele, Pro.
1709 Second av.,
Your entire ward
robe cleaned and
pressed for II per
month. Work called
for and delivered.
Chloago papers de
livered. 329 Twentieth
Rock Island Electric Co.
Isolated Plants, Motors, Electrical
Supplies and Novelties, General
Repairing. Estimates Cheerfully
Furnished. Private Telephones.
119 Eighteenth Street.
all kinds of gray Iron
and brass castings.
avenue and Ninth
tieth St. asd
We give the
for the least
served at noon,
Lunch from 4:30 to
Braised beef with
and hot eakes 15o.
John E. Jaynes,
Short order bouse
open day or night.
1807 Second Ave.
a new invention.
30 Bridge Avenue,
A VENPORT, IA.
W. T. HftgUl.
Office rn Mason lo
BOO to 12:00 a. m.
1:30 to 4:30 p. GO.
Rook Ialsad. 111.
In public schools.
Irtvate studio In Y.
M. C. A. building.
Office hours, 4 to 6
and 7 to 9 p. m. and
all day Saturdays.
O. D. DORAN,
CROWN ft BRIDQE
work a specialty
J. P Williamsoi
New and sec
1513 Second Av.
B. F. KNOX
412 Twentieth St.
are prepared to
do bending, punch
ing and cutting.
Also heavy or
Drop forging s
no Nineteenth St
-.- L:n.' 't AviAr' i-"-l
Are Your Coal Bins Well Filled
for cold weather It is disagreeable to
run out of coal just when you need it.
so you had better be prepared before
hand with a good supply of our bard
and soft coal, that there will be no ei
perimentlbg witb. but that you are sure
will be satisfactory aad of good beat
Inur lua'ity. cieun and free frijm dirt
and ei inkers.
Et G. Fraier.
Picture Framing a Specialty.
A large and choice selection of new mouldings,
at the art store of
ADAMS WALL PAPER CO...
310-314 Twentieth Street.
Rock Island Savings Bank
Rook Island. HI.
Incorporated Under the Four Per Cent Paid on
State Law. v Deposits.
Monet Loaned On Personal Collateral Or Real Estate Seccrttt.
J. M. Buford. President.
John Crubaugh, Vice President.
P. Greenawait. Caahler.
Began buslnem July 2. isen. and occupied
a. r- corner 01 avtcaau
H. S. Cable,
II. P. Hull.
K W. Hurst,
Solicitors Jackson and Hurst.
J. M. Buford,