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THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS, TUESDAY NOVEMBER 12, 1912.
sqiraws, met in the council and elected two delegates to carry the memorial to Washington. ALEDO v EDel. 1 fVS. DAVENPORT Attorney Henry Arp Panes. Henry August Arp. well known law yer of this city, died suddenly at 5 oclock yesterday morning at his home, 802 West Sixth street, apoplexy being the cause of death. The deceas ed was born In Davenport May 3, 1869, where he was united in marriage to .Vies Clara Slndt, April 20, 1897. He van educated In the public schools of tLis citv and After crariimrinv frnm the high school entered the state unl- j versify at Iowa City, where he grad-! uated In the year 1896. The surviv ors are the wife, four sisters, Mrs. August Fromme, of Walcott, Iowa; Mrs. Julia Nagel, of Alvord, Iowa; Mrs. Augusta Jensen of Rock Rapids, Iowa, and Mrs. Theresa Johnson of I Walcott, Iowa, and two brothers, Wil liam Arp of Alvord, Iowa, and Albert Arp, of Tipton, Iowa. The funeral services will be held at 2 o'clock Wed nesday afternoon from the late home, vlth incineration In the Davenport crematorium. The services will be strictly private. Another Salt Shipment. The canal boat 1'eerleos with the barge Red Wing in tow arrivd in Davenport jesterday with 14 carloads of Bait on board consigned to Davenport. The trip was made In the usual time. The Niagara it expected to arrive Thurs day with several hundred barrels to complete the consignment. Pioneer Celebrates 91st Birthday. Another of Iowa's pioneers Is Mrs. Martha M. Wells, who was 91 years nld yesterday. The anniversary was celebrated at the home of her son, (.eorge C. Wells, 731 Kust Fourteenth street. Mrs. Wells was born In Knox c unty. 111., Nov. 11, 1&21. but came to Iowa with her husband, Horatio M. Wells. In 1842, and settled In Van Bu rrn county, where the couple lived for 30 yeurs. . Mrs. Wells has three B'lns living, also 12 grandchildren and two great grandchildren. She Is able to walk around her home and in spite cf her at'vanfpd age is able to read and write with comparative ease. Thousands See Chrysanthemum thow Chrysanthemums by the thous and, tinted in all the colors of the rrliibow pml freshly arranged by the corps of florists, rreeted some 3.000 visitors at the Vander Veer park Kreeiilioimes Sunday on the opening dny of the annual two weeks chrysan themum show. During the afternoon the greenhouses were thronged until closing time at 5 o'clock, scores of uutomoliiles parked about the drives, showing the large number of visitors that had been brought out to the con servatories by the flower show. Park ' Superintendent (). K. Tioehm and ( hief Florist Theodore Stoelk have grown for this year over 5,000 chrys anthemum plants of 94 different va rieties. The flowers range from the big "Golden Chadwick," a beautiful! rich yellow Tiloom eight Inches In di ameter to the little daisy-like chrys anthemums grown In the hanging" bas kets. Aged Mart Klllud by Train. Speed ing at the rate of 40 miles an hour an eastbound Rock Island passenger train struck and Instantly killed Fred Lucht, 419 Davie street, at 7:30 o'clock yesterday morning- He was 70 years old. The aged man, who is employed by the city, was walking close to the tracks on his way to work. He was halle3 by a friend and turning hia attention In the direction of the call, the onrushing train, speeding at a rate of 40 miles an hour, struck him In the back. The body was carried on the pilot of the engine for nearly a block. Vie body waa hor ribly mangled, both legs being broken below the knees and both arms frac tured. The head was also badly crushed where the couple of fe en gine struck. Many women in a street car near the track witnessed the trag edy and as the mangled body was born across the street on the pilot of the Speeding engine, the women covered their eyes with their hands tc conceal the horrible sight. The body was removed to the Runge un dertaking parlors where It will be held preceding the Inquest and fun eral. The man Is survived by a wife and three daughters. Unitarian Church Calls Pastor. Dr. J. W. Cooper. Lancaster, Pa., who spoke at the Unitarian church for the past two Sundays, has been tendered the pastorate of the Unitarian church and will probably take up his duties Dec. The pastorate of the local church has been vacant since the res ignation of Rev. R. E. Ramsay last spring. Dr. Cooper was chosen at a meeting of the board of directors of the church last night. Obituary Record. Mrs. Ida Town send, wife of John Townsend, 2003 College avenue, died Monday morn ing at 8:30 o'clock at the family home after a brief illness. The deceased as born July 13, 18S5, In Davenport, and has since resided In this city. She leaves to mourn her death, the hus band, four daughters, Edith, Pearl, Florence and Pauline and three sons, Raymond, Edward and Sheldon. George Daniels, the infani son of Mrs. Martha Daniels, 615 Eastern ave nue, died Sunday, afternoon at 1 o'clock at the family residence at the age of 21 days. ume has been so great that the supply has been exhausted. RARE STATUARY IN RAIL STATION ,4i? fa v I wv.rt 1 11- -J j V - ? y . p: ? '. fa-. ' , jjj3-aie M MOLINE Springfield. 111. A roster of em ployes of the state was published by the Illinois civil service commission. Since the democrats swept the state at the polls the demand for this vol- Statue at Union Station, Washington The picture shows one of the six Saint-Gaudens statues which are be ing placed over the entrance to Washington's union station where they wl'.l be seen by the hundreds of thousands of visitors to the city. These statues weigh about 25 tons each and are the largest that have ever been cut from one block of stone. The raising of this statuary will mark the culmination of plans for a sym bolistic facade worthy to stand at the entrance to the national capital, which were formulated by the late President Cassatt of the Pennsylvania railroad and Dr. Charles Eliot, former, presi dent of Harvar who selected the in scriptions which appear beneath them. The statue shown in the pic ture is that of Thales and represents electricity. Every Coffee Drinker Should Try Instant l-'A'',.Vl;vV S:-Wii.'7, X :. Postum Instant Postum Requires No Boiling It is made by stirring a level spoonful (more or less to suit taste) in a cup of hot water and adding sugar, and .cream enough to bring the color to golden brown. firocers are selling this new food drink, 100-cup tins, 50c; 50 -cup tins 30c. "There's a Reason" for POSTUM This New Food-Drink tastes much like high grade Java, but is absolutely pure and free from caffeine, the drug in coffee, which causes so much nervousness, head ache, heart trouble and indi gestion. To prove its worth a 6. cup sample tin will be mail--ed to any one who sends 2c stamp for postage. Fill Out This Coupon POSTUM CEREAL CO., LTD., Battle Creek, Mich. Enclosed find 2c stamp for trial tin of Instant Postum. Name Address Grocer's name Postum Cereal Co., Ltd., Battle Creek, Mich. Caught in Quicksand; Injured-. Caught In quicksand Just after he had placed the braces for a ditch outside of the Deere harvester plant site In East Molina at 9 o'clock yesterday morning, Roy Crawford, Moline Heat ing company employe, sank to his knees In the mire and was injured by the planks which had been used as braces. He is in the Moline city hos pital. A nasty wound extends across his forehead. With other workmen Crawford was preparing to finish an excavation when sand began to move, causing the destruction of the braces and the precipitation of Crawford in to the hole. The cave-In extended a distance of more than 20 feet. Fellow workmen by rapid action, were able to rescue Crawford from his position of peril before his life was endangered. Finger Crushed by Casting. Morten Anderson, 1720 Thirteenth street, was Injured Monday morning while at work at the Moline Plow company plant The third finger of bis left hand was caught under a fall ing casting and was mashed. It was necessary to amputate the injured digit, Foota Crushed Boarding Train. Peter Ntemenos. 18-year-old Greek who is employed in Silvis shops, was the victim of an accident Saturday afternoon as he tried to board the shop train bound for the tri-citles. Result of the accident was the ampu tation of the Greek's left foot from the instep forward. Ntemenos lies In the Moline city hospital, unable to talk coherently concerning the accident, and therefore a correct account of the manner of his injury cannot be secur ed by authorities. The accident occur red at 4:30 Saturday afternoon and the injured man was rushed to Moline and placed under care of a physician. The foot was so badly crushed that it was necessary to take away a portion of it. It is feared that the man will lose the remainder of the member. ntemenos resides at 817 Third - ave nue, East Moline. Greek Starts Fight An unknown Greek, who afterward escaped In the shuffle, unwittingly started a free-for-all battle Sunday evening when he brushed against George Fitrpatrick. Fitzpatrick was with a gang of fel lows and a fight started at once. Re sult in po'lee court was the fining of Fitzpatrick for disorderly conduct, and Gust Sot Us, a Greok, for carrying con cealed weakons. The unknown alien stopped In front of the Angelo Harris restaurant at 1224 Third avenue, to gaze with longing eyes at the display of fruits In the window. It was then that the fight started, Fitzpatrick brushed by the Greek attacking him Harris rushed to the rescue of his mauled fellow countryman, as did Gust Sottls. Police were called and upon arrival they found Sottls and Fitzpatrick, both bearing unmistak able signs of the fight. They were taken to the station. Mrs. Stella Mars, restaurant employe, was a com plainant in the case. She declared that she had been dropped to the floor by a blow from the first one of the battlers. When Sottls was search ed at the station, a 32-caliber revol ver was found up his sleeve. He aft erward said that he was waiting to get in the cell with Fitzpatrick bo that he might kill his friend's assailant. Sottls was suffering from a cut in the head which had necessitated medical i attention. Obituary Record. The death of Mrs. Frank Dvorak, occurred in Vien na, Austria, Sunday, the 44th anniver sary of her natal day. Sad news was conveyed to Mrs. Hanna S. Granberg, 1919 Fifth avenue, Hollne, yesterday morning, in a cablegram sent from Austria. Death occurred after an Ill ness of eight months, during the larg er part of which time Mrs. Dvorak was confined to a hospital. While traveling In Europe many years ago. Miss Schricker became acquainted with Captain Frank Dvorak, an officer In the Austrian navy. After a pretty courtship they were united id mar riage May 25, 1892. Since then their home had been In Austria. Captain Dvorak has been retired from naval duties with honor. A year ago Sunday Mrs. Dvorak arrived to visit with Mrs. Granberg, returning to her European home March 4 last Since then, her health had been failing. Mrs. Dvorak leaves beside her husband and foster mother, two brothers and two sisters, Mies Selma Schricker and Richard Schricker who reside in Davenport, William Schricker resides in the west and another sister is in Austria. John Schricker, a cousin, resides in Daven port Born Nov. 10, 1858, Mrs. Dvor ak had just crossed the threshold into her 45th year when death overtook her. In childhood she was confirmed In the Swedish Lutheran church in this city, and remained faithful to It in devout worship until death. Port Townsend, Wash. Homeless more than half a century, the Clallam Indians drew in a council a memorial to congress asking the government to 'comply with the Indian treaty of 1855 and restore to them their lands. One hundred Indians, 25 of whom were Richard F. Sheese and Miss Anna Bishop were married at the home of Mr. and Mrs. C. R. Prouty in Joy on Sunday evening, Nov. 3, by Rev. George D. Adamson. Monday morn ing they left for an extended wedding trip after which they will make their home in Aledo. Mr. and Mrs. C.R. Conn and baby of Keithsburg returned home Wednes day after a few days visit at the home of Mrs. Coun's mother, Mrs. Smith. Iceland Diefendorf has gone to Woodhull where he will work In a hardware store. Mrs. J. Li. Allison left Thursday to make an extended visit with her granddaughter, Mrs. E. N. Guthrie in Denver, Colo. Miss Olive Burrows of Reynolds was the guest of her sister, Mrs. F. N. Taylor the first of the week. Mr. and Mrs. David Tolle have gone to Silver Creek, Neb., where they will visit relatives and friends be fore going to their new home in Kear ney, Neb. Miss Mabel Bloomer of Joy was an Aledo visitor Wednesday. Mrs. P. R. Thompson returned home from Viola Wednesday where she had been spending a few days. Mrs. Margaret Weidling and daugh ter Miss Lizsie of New Boston, visited Thursday at the home of Mr. and Mrs. George Weidling. Mr. and Mrs. William Woods left for Fort Collins, Colo., Thursday to spend the winter with Mr. Woods' brother and sister, Alex Woods and Miss Hannah Woods and other relatives. J. M. Geddes was a Davenport visit or Thursday. Miss Nannie McKee went to Mon mouth Thursday to spend a few days ith friends. Misss Burchie Volentlne returned to her home in Kearney, Neb., Thursday after visiting with relatives in Aledo and vicinity. Mrs. Smith Garner of Waynerburg, Pa., came Thursday for an extended visit at the home of her daughter and husband, professor and Mrs. Ray. The Ministerial association of Ale do met November 1 at the office of Rev. A. E. Moody and elected Rev. J. B. Bartle president and Rev. J. B. Pol lock secretary and treasurer for the coming year. They arranged that the Thanksgiving sermon will be preach ed by Rev. J. B. Bartle at the Presby terian church at 10 o'clock Thanksgiv ing morning. Four union services were arranged for during home mis sion week, on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday evenings, in the United Presbyterian, Methodist, Pres byterian and Baptist churches in the order named. Miss Margaret Thompson spent Thursday with friends in Viola. Mr. and Mrs. B. F. Tudor of Bu9h nell came Thursday to attend the fu neral of Mrs. A. A. Rice, and returned home Saturday. Mrs. G. C. Mclntyre went to New Boston Friday to spend a few days at the home of her son, Dr. L. L. Mc lntyre. Mr. Molr of Oquawka was the guest of James McKlnney Friday. Mrs. C. McLaughlin of Galesburg is the guest of Aledo friends this week. Mrs. Len Brown of Arple spent Fri day in Aledo. Mrs. G. H. Campbell of Joy was an Aledo visitor Friday. Mrs. J. J. Sterner died at her home in Aledo. Oct. 30. Mrs. Bessie Newn Bushne'l Sterner, daughter of TVIb Ham and Harriott Newell was born in Amhurst, Mass., May 20, 1837. She came to Illinois in 1891 and was mar ried to J. J. Sterner on May 29, 1895. She has been a great sufferer for sev eral years. Mrs. Sterner was a faith ful member of the Methodist Episcopal church and a constant attendant as long as she was able. She leaves her hus band, one son, Walter N. Bushnell of Thayer, Kan., and one sister, Mrs. Marietta Wheeler of Akron, Colo., and many friends to mourn her death. The funeral services were conducted at the home by Rev. J. B. Bartle Fri day morning Nov. 1. Burial was in the Aledo cemetery. Mr. and Mrs. E. Garrett Mrs. J. L. Faucett and Mrs. C. Willlts of New Boston were Aledo visitors Wednes day. I. N. Bassett and daughter Miss Mi r.ota, spent Thursday in Burlington, Iowa. Mrs. C. L. Gregory returned from Galesburg Thursday where she has been spending a few days with her mother, Mrs. M. F. Mathews, who is in the St Mary's hospital In that city. Raymond Marston and Miss Elaine Garber of Marston were married at the Baptist parsonage in Aledo on Wednesday afternoon, Nov. 6, by Rev. J. M. Jones. They were accompanied by Mr. Thomas and Miss Garber also of Marston. Mr. and Mrs. Carl Waespe and lit tle daughter of Newport Rhode Is land, who have been visiting here with Mr. WaeBpe's mother and family, left. Thursday for Springfield, Mo., where they will visit Mrs. Waespe'a rela tives. Mr. Waespe has been in the United States navy for a number of years. Mr. and Mrs. William Tieman of Joy spent Friday in Aledo. Mies Alice Durston of Woodhull came Thursday to spend a few days in Aledo. Mr. and Mrs. Fred Poland of Gales burg and Mr. and Mrs. J. W. Bridgford of Durant Iowa, were In Aledo Thurs day evening on their way to Joy to at tend the reception given Friday to Mrs. Poland's father, C. J. Bryant and his bride, who were married Thursday in Knobnoster, Mo. Miss Bessie Graves went to New Windsor Thursday to make a short visit with her sister, Mrs. Frank Mann. DG3EAva OKI iroVJIUEK A pure, healthful, Cream of Tartar Baking Powder When buying an article of food you are entitled to know exactly what you are buy ing its quality and ingredients. If this information is refused don't buy it. Some of the low grade baking powders are advertised, but the ingredients of the powders are scrupulously concealed. A housekeeper would not use a baking powder containing alum if she knew it. It is well when buying to examine the label on the can. Unless it shows the ingredient cream of tartar, don't buy it. Dr. Price's baking powder is absolutely free from alum. Miss Louise Baxter went to Peoria Tuesday to visit her cousin. Miss Lydia West Before returning home she will go to Montezuma, to attend a convention of the Home Missionary society. The Woman's Christian Temperance union will hold a meeting at the home of Mrs. J. M. Wright Friday Nov. 15, which all members are requested to attend. Abel Inqmire died at the home of j his niece, Miss Zevie Miller, Thurs day morning, Nov. 7, at 1:30 o'clock. Funeral services were held at the Baptist church Friday afternoon at 2 o'clock in charge of Rev. J. M. Jones. The interment was in the Mlllersbrug cemetery. Mrs. G. C. Bowers, Mrs. O. W. Gil lespie and Mrs. R. J. McDonald spent Thursday In Rock Island. Mrs. T. J. McWilllams of Greens burg, Fa., and Miss Zulu Lemon of this city left Wednesday for Okla homa, where they will make an ex tended visit with Miss Lemon's sister, Mrs. George Rogers. Mrs. J. H. Harney and Mrs. R, C. Elvin were called to Joy by the death of their mother, Mrs. John Epperly, which occurred Friday evening. W. C. Garard of Dubuque, Iowa, was in Aledo Friday calling on friends and went to Keithsburg In the evening. Mr. and Mrs. William Mcllard. daughter. Miss Zua, and son, John, left Monday for Houghton, Tex., whers they will spend the winter. Mrs. Grace Patterson of Topeka, Kan., came Wednesday, called here by the death of her aunt Mrs. A. A. Rice. Mr. and Mrs. Hefflin of Viola spent Friday at the home of their daughter, Mrs. F. Fassnacht. Carbon Cliff Mrs. Lewis Sickler and sister Mrs. Leonard Frank were visiting friends at Moline on Monday. John Gelgler and family from East Moline, visited at the home of Mrs. Gelgler's grandmother, Mrs. Amelia Meeska and family on Sunday. Mr. and Mrs. Steven Adams and two children Ruth and Beryl of East Moline spent Sunday with Mrs. Ad ams' parents, Mr. and Mrs. S. Mitten. Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Owens and family from Davenport spent Sunday at the home of Mrs. Alice Benson, mother of Mrs. Owens. Mrs. Harley Stlpp and children Carl and Lynn of East Moline spent the weeks etid with her parents, Mr, and Mrs. N. Krambeck. Mrs. B. A. Hennfgan and Mrs. Wil liam Gainey were Moline visitors on Friday. Sure as Life's chief problem how to win health and happiness how can it be solved? Given the first, the - other is almost sure to follow. Without health, happiness is impossible and success improbable. To go ahead you must have ambition, energy and a clear mind. These essentials are almost entirely dependent on the condition of the physical organs the siomach, liver and kidneys. 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