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THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS, SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 20, 1909. CHANGE IS PRESENTED TO GET ANOTHER BIG FACTORY Deere & Company Subsi diary Corporation Ready to Come ROSENFIELDGETS BUSY Meeting at Rock Island Club Encourages Proposition for $400,000 Industry. Facts About the New Fac tory Proposition. Capital lnvcte 25M0. Nmbtr of m employed 300. Character Agricultural Imple mrilt n oouorotlon with Deere Jt Co, of which It l a subsidiary corporation. REQUIREMENTS. Ten. acre of laud In mamufac tnrra addition In toner ed of Rock; Island. Complied with by Industrial commluloa. Nominal municipal taxation and nominal water rental for period of 10 year. Guaranteed by May or McCankrln. Subscription to an Issue of pre ferred cumulative stock, bearing; t per cent guaranteed and sua talaed by the prestige of Deere A Co. Reasonably certain, but up to the people of Rock Island. Moving: spirit In scouring; the proposition President Walter A. nosenflrld. Rock Islnnd Club. Another established branch plant of one of Mollne's big manufacturing in dustries for Rock Island. It was only during the present week that The Argus told of the plans of the Moline Plow company to build on ground which It had purchased for the purpose in the east end of Rock Is land, a $000,000 factory building, and to transport from another city a branch factory ghring employment to 800 men. The announcement came upon the pub lic with eucIi suddenness as to almost take its breath away. But subsequent developments have verified the original news story. Ground has been broken and the new industry is coming to Rock Island. - Another Branch Industry. . Last night at the Rock Island Club came from the lips of President Wal ter A. Rosenfield before a meeting of CO of the men of Rock Island respond ing to his call, the announcement of a proposition, the acceptance of which will bring to Rock Island within a few months' time another thriving branch industry. And the parent institution in this Instance is none other than Deere & Co., the greatest plow manu facturing company in the world. When President Rosenfield unfolded the plans and conditions to be complied with contingent upon the company locating its branch here, the proposition seemed too good to be true. Cap tain Rosenfield was not at liberty to divulge the name of the factory or its present location. "But," he eald, "be Special Table D'Hote Dinner SUNDAY, NOV. 21. Price 50c. 12 to 3 p. m. Music. Make your reservations early. Take elevator to 5th floor, Best building. Menu Celery Relishes SOUP Cream of Chicken Consomme a la Anglais FISH Broiled White Fish Potatoes a la Dnchesse Naitre de Hotel ENTREES Capon Cutlets, Cream Sauce Roast Rib of Beef Anjus Roast Young Duck, Fruit Dressing. VEGETABLES Mashed or Candied Sweet Potatoes . Stewed Parsnips Green Peas DESSSERTS Hot Mince Pies Vanila Custard Pies - Baked German Pudding Almond Sauce Ice Cream and Cake Milk Tea ANOTHER BLOCK TO ACCOMMODATE MONITOR PLANT Minneapolis, Minn., Nov. 20 (Spec lal). At a meeting of the directors of the Monitor Drill company at the office of the concern here today, the action of the Moline Plow company, the parent corporation, in deciding to remove -the plant from this city to Rock Island, was ratified. It was announced that there would be an alteration In the original build ing plans on the Gordon tract, in the east part of Rock Island, where the Monitor plant is to be located. It is found that there is not room in the Gordon tract adequate to accommo date the new buildings and to af ford the additional space an option has been obtained upon the block ly ing directly east, on the north side of Fifth avenue and embracing the Sdnnet homestead. The block in cludes 14 dwelling houses, and the whole has been purchased for $40,- 000. The main building of the Mon itor plant will be 1,200 feet long instead of 1,009, as announced orig inally. The new buildings are to be ready for occupancy next September. Excavation for the building has al ready begun. The deal for the acquirement of the block east of the Gordon tract was negotiated by Robert Bennett of this city. It is understood the location of the Monitor factory here will add 5,000 population to Rock Island. fore any of the requirements are com plied with, before anyone in Rock Is land or elsewhere becomes identified with this project, I will be In a posi tion to make known both the name and the present location of the factory. Sufficient is it now to say that it has been running 12 months in the year for 25 years, has a present capital of $250,000 and employs 300 men. And it has back of it not only the prestige, but the financial responsibility and the reputation of De: re & Co., as repre sented in the control of the stock and the output. As a matter of fact, the stock is owned by the directors of Deere & Co. and the managers of the branch houses of that company throughout the country. What better security would you ask, not only of the standing of the concern, but of its capability to dispose of its output?" Three Requirements. President Rosenfield then went on to explain the nature of the proposition, the acceptance of which will insure to Rock Island the location of this plant and what it will mean to the city. Briefly, the desire is to bring the plant nearer to the main factory. Its manu factures are implements which are a side line to the main product of the big industrial Institution of which it i3 a subsidiary corporation. Contingent upon its coming to Rock Island three requirements have been stipulated. One of these is the donation outright of 10 acres of land In the industrial tract in the west end of Rock Island. This requirement. Captain Rosenfield said, has already been complied with by the Rock Island Industrial commis sion, controlling the tract. Another re quirement is exemption for a period of 10 years of municipal taxation and wa ter rental. That is to say, the company desires that its taxes municipal and Olives Coffee Booster of the Right Sort ' , .1 v -5 v 's- - ' ' ' , 1 : I ' ' ' ' ' ', '''''''''ill :i ::' S . : Vnv':'7'V ' S ; 1 1 k - , . : ' -y . ' ' t - " - -,.',' H h "; - r; ' - - : - - - i 1 1 h - f-:v-' -V .V .V. ' , - t,V I: it: 1 1T V ' kft- -V- ' ; h lit . - ' . . - u Or ' -Se :v:fJ I- - ' V '4- i-T:ii :. !W:iaat jmilW.'iltt - "'"''i President Walter A. Rosenfield of Rock ble Proposition to Bring Rock for water be nominal for the time men tioned. This condition; Captain Rosen field stated, had been virtually assured by Mayor G. W. McCaskrin, v. ho in his joint capacity of mayor and as a mem ber of the Industrial commission, had ! given the assurance that the city coun cil would not hesitate to do its part in encouraging to the fullest extent any measure that will Insure the location of an industry of such importance in Rock Island. Attractive Stock Issue. The third condition was that an is sue of $100,000 preferred cumulative stock, bearing interest of" per cent, and with the guarantee of Deere & Co. back of it, be subscribed. It is the pur pose of the company to increase its present capital from $250,000 to $300, 000, and to apply the money from the $100,000 preferred stock issue on the construction of its new plant in Rock Island. The company at present has a bond issue of $115,000, which it was explained would probably be reduced hi the change of location of the plant to Rock Island. The output of the factory is already guaranteed for five years, and Captain Rosenfield ventur ed to say that he believed that within a couple of years after the plant I3 in operation in Rock Island the number of men employed would be increased to 500. Take to It Kindly. Captain Rosenfield then asked for the views of those present, and among those who spoke from a financial standpoint as well as one involving the industrial advantage to the city of Rock Island were Frank Mixter, who spoke of the proposition as the best that had been offered not only to Rock Island but to any one of the three cities. I. S White, E. II. Guyer, L. Simon. II. E. Casteel, who dwelt briefly upon the stability of the stock and its attract iveness as an investment not onlv for men of capital, but the man of small earnings and savings, T. J. Medlll, Otto Huber, Oscar Schmidt, John Ohl- weiler, L,. S. McCabe, W. H. Reck and others. From the nature of the re marks, no doubt could be left in the mind of President Rosenfield as to the answer he would make to the company relative to its proposition. "The com pany is desirous of knowing at the ear liest possible date what may be ex pected from Rock Island," said Presi- j dent Rosenfield, "as it has other locall- ties which will be mighty glad to se cure It If Rock Island fails. To be frank, the company has chosen Rock Island and wants to come here. It likes the town, the neighborhood, and the spirit of the people here, and there will be no difficulty about bringing the factory Here if this stock is subscribed. When I am in a position to tell more of the name of the institution, Its present location and its products, I am sure tho stock proposition will look even more attractive than it does now. And right here I am prepared to say that my candid belief is that the stock will be over-subscribed. It is an opportunity for an investment as good as a govern ment bond, one that should appeal to the man who has small holdings as well as the one of greater capital who is looking for gilt-edged investments. When I tell you that Deere & Co. are back of that stock Issue, it ought to be sufficient guarantee as to its charac ter." Rosenfield Told to Go Ahead. At the conclusion of the remarks, a motion prevailed that it be the sense of the meeting that the stock be sub scribed, and a set of questions to be presented to the company controlling the factory were prepared with a view of having the answers for prospective stock purchasers, and then the follow ing resolution was unanimously adopt ed and placed in the hands of Presi dent Rosenfield: Resolved, That it 13 the sense of this meeting that the proposition pre sented here tonight, to locate in Rock Island a manufacturing plant employ Ins 300 men. on a site of 10 acres to be donated, with nominal xnunlclsal tax j - "1t - "i i f" -Si 11 ' nflrl'i Island Club, Who Develops Tangi Another Big Factory to island. and nominal water rent for 10 years, should be accepted, and this associa tion undertake to place $100,000 of 7 per cent cumulative stock, preferred as to the assets and dividends and subject to a limited bond issue. Proves a I'lne Meeting. The meeting proved one of the best ever held on a subject of this kind, and responding as it did to President Rosenfield's call to consider a factory proposition, the nature of which he did not divulge in advance, it proved highly complimentary to him. Presi dent Rosenfield had confirmed his con ferences in advance to the Industrial commission and a committee of that body composed of Captain Rosenfield, II. E. Casteel' and W. M. Reck ha3 charge of the proposition. It is unnecessary to dwell at' this time on the significance of the secur- 1 nig, iui huia isiauu mis luuusiry, w uai it will mean not only in identifying tha ; city's name with so great an Industrial enterprise, but In the results to follow in the coming cf other concerns of a similar nature. It insures the development of indus try of a far-reaching nature in Rock Island for all time to come. MACK-FULLERTON Wedding of Popular Young Couple Takes Place This Afternoon. GO EAST ON HONEYMOON Marriage Celebrated at Home of the IJride's Mother, Ilev. It. It. Wil liams Officiating. Harvey K. Mack and Miss Mabel E. Fullerton were united in marriage this afternoon at 2 o'clock at the home of the bride's mother, Mrs. Mary E. Fullerton. 63 6 Eighteenth street. The marriage ceremony was performed by Rev. R. B. Williams, pastor of the First M. E. Church. Only relatives and a few close friends attended the ceremony. As soon as it was concluded, Mr. Mack and his bride departed for the east where they will spend a short honey moon. When they return they will make their home at 1007 Fifteenth street. Both Are Well Known. Mr. Mack is well known throughout the city, he having been connected with the Burlington road In the ca pacity of traveling freight agent for a number of years. His bride is also well known and popular. She was employed for several years as a sten ographer in the division freight agent's office of the Burlington road. Their many friends unite in wishing them happiness. There is more catarrh In this section of the country than all other diseases put tap.ether, and until the last few years was supposed to be incurable. For a jreat many years doctors pro nounced it a local disease and pre scribed local remedies, and by con stantly falling to cure with local treat ment, pronounced - it incurable. - Sci ence has proven catarrh to be a consti tutional disease and therefore requires constitutional treatment. Hall's Ca tarrh Cure, manufactured by- F. . J. Cheney & Co., Toledo, Ohio, Is the only constitutional cure on the mar ket. It is taken internally In doses from 10 drops to a teaspoonful. It acts directly on the blood and mucous surfaces of the system. They offer one hundred dollars for any case it falls to cure. Send for circulars and testimonials. Address . " F. J. CHENEY & CO., Toledo, Ohio. Sold by druggists, . 75 cents. Take Hall's Family Pills for constl- natlon. SOLDIER SHOOTS SELF; WILL LIVE G. E. Harper, a soldier, who is serv ing as a private in the regular army and who is stationed at Rock Island arsenal, attempted suicide last night about 9 o'clock. In the attempt Har per used a 44 caliber revolver. He fired one shot which entered his chest and hit a rib. It was deflected from its course and left the body, ,only in flicting a flesh wound. He was found in a dazed condition. The cause of the attempt Is not known. OBITUARY. Mrs. Beulah Plnckley. Mrs. Beulah Plnckley, one of the old and esteemed residents of Milan died this morning at 2:30 at the home of her daughter, Mrs. Clara Chaney, 623 Seventeenth street. Death was caused by heart failure, Mrs. Pinckley having suffered for several months. Her death though not unexpected, came as a shock to her many friends in Milan and Rock Island. Deceased wag born in Mercer coun ty Sept. 8, 1833. and for the past 0 years had made her home at Milan Mrs. Pinckley, whose maiden name was Miss Beulah Jones, was first mar ried to Harley Hanes, and six children were born of this union, four of whom survive. Mr. Hanes died about 15 years ago and deceased was married to " Mr. Pinckley 13 years ago. Mr Pinckley died a year ago last October, For 50 years Mrs. Pinckley was a de vout member of the Methodist church. She Is survived by four children, Rev. N. D. Hanes, Ransom, III.; Elmsr Hanes, Milan; Mrs. Alice Heber, Mi- land and Mrs. Clara Chaney, Rock Island. Mrs. Alex Maaa. Mrs. Alex Maas died this morning at 10:15 at the home, 924 Fourteenth street,-after an Illness of 12 days of a complication of diseases. Deceased, whose maiden name was Miss. Minnie Etzel, was born in this city Sept. 10, 1877. and was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. George Etzel, 710 Fourth street. She received her education in the pub lic schools of the city. On Jan. 2C, 1901, Miss Etzel and Mr. Maas were united in marriage, and three children were born to them, Mildred, Katherlne, and an infant daughter 9 days old. Be sides her husband and children she Is survived by her parents, two sisters, Mrs. Anna Maas and Miss Gertrude Etzel, and three brothers, George F. L. Etzel, Edward Etzel and Fred Etzel. The funeral will be held Tuesday af ternoon at 2 o'clock from the home, Rev. F. J. Rolf, pastor of the German Evengelical church, conducting the services. Burial will be in Chippian- nock cemetery. Charles Clark. Charles Clark, the 1-year-old son of Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Clark, 836 Twenty eighth street, died this morning at 7:30 after an illness of six months. He is survived by his parents and seven brothers, Peter James. Hugh, Emmett, Leo, Earl, Victor and Edmund, and a sister Rose. The funeral will be held Monday morning at 9 o'clock from S-.-cred Heart church. Rev. J. F. Lockney, pastor of the church, will conduct the services, and burial will be in Calvary cemetery. Funeral of Isaac Still. The funeral of Isaac Still will '& held tomorrow morning at 9:30 from the home of his daughter, Mrs. Frank Rinehart, 1520 Fifth avenue. All t f the old soldiers and comrades who were members of Company F, 93d regiment, are invited to attend the services. The remains will be taken to Fulton for burial. DELEGATION GOES TO THE MEETING Rock Island Represented at Interur ban Gathering at Buffalo Iralrie Tonight. Notice was received at noon today that the postponed meeting at Buffalo Prairie for the purpose of arranging for the surveys for an lnterurban through the lower end of the county would be held tonight. Although greatly handicapped by the short notice, local boosters got together a party and In the big seven passenger Oldsmobile of President w. A. Ros enfield of the Rock Island club, which the owner kindly loaned for the occasion, started at 4 o'clock for Buffalo Prairie, which is 25 miles away oVer roads that are heavy from recent rains. Striking Indian Nomenclature. "Muskoko." Clear Sky Land; "Maganetewan," Smooth Flowing Water; "Kawartha." Bright Water and Happy Lands; "Temagami." Deep Water; "Wawa" The Flying Goose are Indian woras that fittingly describe some of the most delightful spots for a summer's outing on the American continent. All reached at special low round trip fares via Grand Trunk railway system. Double track from Chicago to Montreal and Niagara Falls. Particulars of fares, descriptive literature, time tables, etc.. will be mailed free on application to W. S. Cookson. A. G. P. A., 135 Adams street, Chicago. When Your Joints Are Stiff and muscles sore from cold and rheu matism, when you sprain a joint, strain your side or bruise yourself. Perry Davis Painkiller will take out the soreness and fix you right In a Jiffy. For over 70 years It has been the standby for emergencies in thous ands of familfes. Don't go home with- out'a 50c bottle or one of the new 35c bottles. POLICE CLEANSING THE CITY OF STREET WALKING ARMY BURGLAR FELLS A MOLINE WOMAN IN HER OWN HOME Returning to her home at 8 o'clock last evening, after an absence of 15 minutes in going to the house of a neighbor to use the telephone, Mrs. Carl Nyquist, 724 Twelfth street, Mo line, interrupted a burglar in the act of ransacking her residence. Mrs. Nyquist left a light burning in the kitchen. Her husband depart ed at the same time she did, the lat ter going to visit a relative a block away. Mrs. Nyquist, on. her return, entered the front door. She was whistling. Suddenly she noticed a form of a man in the parlor. Ho lunged towards her and felled her with a blow on the side of the head before she had time to utter an out cry. He then ran out the front door. Mrs. Nyquist followed him two blocks, expecting to meet some one en route who would aid her, but she was disappointed, and the burglar darted into an alley and disappeared from view. He made good his es cape. The burglar got a watch and several other pieces of Jewelry. TO BE BIG DAY FOR COURT 0FISABELLAS Three Degrees to Be Conferred To morrow on Class of 43 Can didates. Madonna court. Daughters of Isa bella, tomorrow will receive 43 young ladies of the city Into membership. A degree team from Ottumwa, Iowa wiil conduct the initiation ceremon- s, conferring the three degrees at Knights of Columbus call, the exer cises to commence promptly at 2 o'clock in the afternoon. In the morning the members of Madonna court and the candidates will attend mass at 10:30 at St. Joseph's church. They will assemble at 10 o'clock at St. Joseph's parochial school and will march in a body to the church. The sermon will be by Dean J. J. Ouinn. In the evening there will be a ban quet at the New Harper. There will be plates for 250. There will ! 1 program of music and addresses. Thl3 evening, at Knights of Colum bus hall, there is to be a reception for the members of the Ottumwa team, who will be entertained at the homes of Madonna court members. NEW HARPER CAFE OPENS WEDNESDAY .Manager Carl Mueller Will Have trie Ground Floor Dining Room In Readiness This Week. Manager Carl Mueller of the New Harper expects to throw his ne.w ground floor cafe open to the pub lic Wednesday evening of next week. In keeping withvthe other appoint ments of the remodeled hotel, the cafe is the most beautiful in the throe cities. Finished in old mission, the decorations are superb, while the floor is of tile in artistic design. The furniture is of mission an3 the whole presents an inviting appearance. The furniture for the banquet hall on the parlor floor was installed to day and is of the latest pattern, rich and elegant. PERSONAL POINTS. S. J. Collins Is in Chicago. E. C. Hart has returned from Ar riba, Col. Mrs. William Toenges has gone to Wheatland, Iowa, for a 'hort visit. Mrs. C. A. Crumpton has gone to Chillicothe, 111., for a visit with rela tives. Professor Christian Oelschlagel and his sister, Mrs. Anna Noack, left last evening for a visit In Chicago. Mrs. A. B. Copley, who has be?n visiting here for several weeks, has returned to her home In Haileyvllle, Okla. Mrs. Alphonse Mosenfelder and Ms. Pauline Levy left yesterday afternoon for Chicago, where they will visit for several days. Henry Lemburg nd B. W. Hathawpy have returned from Springfield, where they attended the grand encampment of the I. O. O. F. Mr. and Mrs. John Reid have re turned from Springfield, where Mr. Reid attended the grand encampment and grand lodge of I. O. O. F. Mrs. I. C. Peck has received of ficial notice of her appointment by the president of the state Rebekah as sembly as a member of the commit tee on order of the state, an Jmport-1 ant position. This is the first honor of this sort that has come to a mem ber of Eudora lodge of this city since it was organized. J. D. Dushane, in charge of the district between St. Paul and Winona of the government river work, was In the city today enroute to hi3 home in St. Paul after a trip to New Or leans, having accompanied the con gressional waterways commission on its trip of inspection of the Mississ ippi. Engineer Dushane vas a visit or at the engineers office here. Only One "Bromo Quinine" That Is Laxative Bromo Quinine. Look for the signature of E. W. Grove. Used the world over to euro a cold, la one day. 23c, "Ca Be NUMBER ARRESTS MADE Male Consorts Retain Legal . Counsel to Fight Vagrancy Charge. During the present week there hat been a systematic warfare directed by the Rock Island police department against the street walkers and their male consorts. Several arrests have been made, both of the women and the leeches that have been living off the returns from the vicious traffic of the former. Mayor G. W. McCaskrin announced some weeks ago that he proposed treat ing the city td a moral cleansing. He has made a good beginning, and be is to be commended. The one hope of The Argus and the people generally of the city Is that he will follow up the campaign and not permit a return of the evil conditions. Two of the men the proprieties pre vent the use of their proper name In a newspaper description languish in the county Jail. The women off whom they were living told appalling stories of degradation In police court. These vultures regard a girl as a commercial asset They rent a room, which they call borne, and send the woman out on the town to earn a livelihood for both. Her instructions are to "get the mon ey." If she must steal, that is up to her. One of the girls arrested this week told of her marriage when she was 15. Her husband was a saloon loafer. He refused to work. He Induced her to leave their home city. When he got her far enough away from home so that she could not turn back, be show ed her the way to earn money easily, as he told her. Finally they reached Rock Island. Yarlona Types of Street IValker. There are various types of street walker. There Is the young girl, who. In fear of her master, must tramp the streets as a solicitor. Then there is the hardened harlot; the adventuress. The latter has her man also. She id more dangerous than her younger sis ter in crime. She is seasoned In the art of separating the unwary victims from their money. She will resort to the drugging of a victim to get his money. These vultures that live off of women are known in the larger cities as "cadets." They serve as panderers in women. It is their business to securo girls for the keepers of disorderly sa loons. They operate on an extensive scale In the larger centers. Some of the profession had moved to Rock Is land. The Argus learned of an in stance today where one of thes-j "cadets" induced two girls to go to Chicago, on some pretense of getting them employment, and they fell Into the hands of a resort keeper. It is un derstood, however, that they managed to get out of his clutches and return to their homes here. The "cadet" Is paid anywhere be tween $25 and $30 for each girl that he furnishes. His plan of procedure Is to attend the public dances and berome acquainted with young girls who have not home restraint. He paints a pict ure of "the easiest way" to them. Many of them fall. Itetaln I,ejrnl Counsel. The "cadets" are well dressed. As a rule, they are young and attract the Impressionable girl arou'id when are not thrown the proper home In fluences. He was doing well here until the order of the order cf the mayor went forth to bring him In, together with his "wife." The "cadets" are In dignant. They object to being termed vagrants. They have become so strong ly entrenched here that those who re main and have not yet been arrested by the police have retained legal coun sel to protect them In the event of the exprcted "run In" with the authorl tief Wife Abandonment Charged. Anderson Crump, colored, who lives at 513 Thirty-fifth street, was arrest ed this morning by Officer Bennett. The charge against Crump is wife abandonment. The case took a chang j cf venue from Justice Wells' court to Justice Wi?llam Schroeder's court, and the hearing was set for 2:30 this af ternoon. The Best Place in Town to EAT Young &McCombs CAFE 4 th Floor. Women and Their dets" Are to Driven Out.