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THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS, THURSDAY, MARCH 27, 1913.
SPEARMINT KIDS IN FIERCE BATTLE Gum Chewing Babies Go to the i fringe Mat as Result of Clash at "Bear Cat" Dance. i was proven last night at Armory hall, during the process of a dance. Two enticing young damsels were "bearing" their way through the whirl ing throng, whf-n they met in the cen ter of the floor with a dull tickening thud, and the air was immediately dec orated with a pale blue brimstone ;,.MAIJ.!.t!J.ULll.UJ.LM:jJ,m !,f,!,T,!.UI.l.TTO; 1 Y ou can cut tne cost ot living it you do your trading at mis store g POLITE HKPARTKK. "Say, you tacSy stiff, ran t you open your glim? and watch the sun rise? The bed room is three doors to your POLICE STOP THE AFFRAY Mabel Treada en Sadie's Tenderert Corn and Hostilities Are Inaugurated. the bell," snapped the Dress shield demonstration A special representative is here thiB week explaining the merits of Na ad dress shields. Naiad shields are free from rubber; can be boiled; , do not deteriorate, and are gnar anteeed. First Floor. Ita! ill Staff Afternoon tea parties Many Tri-city ladles are enjoying the privilege of entertaining friends at afternoon tea and cards in private rooms of our our Din ing Room. l'olite, attentive ser vice. Fifth Floor. When swaying over the ball room floor ,to the seductive strams of "The Hunny Hug," or "The Chicken Rag," it Is not considered good form to navi gate the waxed surface without a mariners' chart or compass, lest you collide with a stray female liner, tread i.pon her tender corn, dislodge two or thre puf?B aiid ruffle her uncertain (iippogition. Absent-minded collisions lire Invariably trouble akrs, and 'he conventional "I beg your pardon" noes not alwavs restore tranquility, as DANDRUFF GERMS ARE RESPONSIBLE Ring Sadie. "Go on your cheap carmel dipper. If I had a pair of barges like you've got, I'd quit making the floor r3fters bend, and nail a freak job in the dime muEPum or the penny arcade." "Oh, gosh, my poor corn," was the come back of the gum chewing dam se", who immediately threatened ven geance. ' C OMB T TC.KI. I When the dance broke up. Spear- j mint Mabel waited at the door for her enemy, and Inside of two seconds the ' battle was on. Tiie air was filled with , flying hairpins, ra's, puffs, chamois! skins and hat pins. j The belligereu's were separated, but j renewed hostilities in front of the j C. J. Smith printery. where they came I together like a couple of bo-: cars, an ! went to the gr.vjml in a heap of skin?, arms and legs. The scratching and hair pulling was sloppeci by a police o 'fl eer, who was at'racted to the scen.j by the shrieks of the combatans. No arrests were made. City Chat FOR GREV, FADED, DRY, LIFELESS AND FALLING HAIR. No fiw, healthy hair can grow If your s'a'p Is covered with dandruff t r'd of it at, once with Hay's Hair Health. Ther is nothing so reliable, f-o sure to relieve the itching and irri taMnn; to thoroughly cleanse the sca'.p "f rinndruff. (;t a bottle today. A few nj plications will remove dandruff re- Htoic- the trey hiiir to its natural youth ful color and bring back the vitality, ! istre and beamy t yoirr hair. Hun-cl-erls of people write tin every day that lliiv' Ha'r Health h been the only (Advertisements.) Br.j s home of Relay Bros. For express, call William Trefi. Trl-Clty Towel Supply company. Independent Express Co. West 981. Kerler Rug company for vacuum cleaning and rug making. Our B. B. serge at $33 Is the best value ever offered. J. B. ZimineCt Sons. Six per cent farm mortgages. Lltten 4 Roberts, People's National bank building Coal, coal. coal. The Rock Island i' ally satisfm-tory preparation that.'uel company win oeuver to you an hey ,av' ever imed for dandruff and 'the best trades of nard and soft coai. r y hair Ward McMahoo will give you Your droKgist 111 guarantee it, estimates on your plumbing, steam Vv-f. SiKii this adv. aud take it tojsud hot water heating that will save tii" !, lowing dniKKlft and gt a .Vir i you money. i - or Ha Hair Health and a 2t,r j ( all at Crawford atid S'auton's Club c'iike nf liarlliia Soap for ,Vk or tl ; smoker, opposite Harper house, where l.ofl" of Hay's Hair Health aud two ' they have a full line of clear Havanas, -". cak"B of llarflna Soap. free, for $1. !Kev West and domestic cigars. T. H. Thomas Druj Co., (Advertisement.) H. T. Hsrtz. Public Service Company of Northern Illinois SAMUEL INSULL. President 'I i-rjitinK in densely settled territory surrnuiidini; Chicago 6 Cumulative Preferred Stock TAX EXEMPT IN THE 1 STATE OF ILLINOIS l.;,ri 'M!s mure than two and one half tiim-K dividend requirements. Price at Market To Net Better Than 6 Russell, Brewster & Co. 116 West Adams Street CHICAGO. ILL. Collins & HammericK are ready to give estimates and do ail kinds of carpenter work. Shop location ltS Klghfh aventie. I'hoiie vest "L0. Dunsmore Sc. O'Conneli smoke house and billiard parlors, corner of Tweu- ! tieth street and Fourth avenue. Every brand of good cigars and all kinds oi , smokers' supplies. ! Mueller Lumber company will ei ftb'e you to build u fine house or barn out of the cholct st select lumber aud iyou will be surprised and yet pleased RESH FISH I at IIERRON'S FISH MARKET Telephone West 1092 1718 Third Avenue. Orders sent to us by mail are fiiled promptly aud with care Our mail order business is going ahead by wide strides, outstripping the records of other rears week by week. We take it as the highest possible recom mendation of the quality of our goods, and as a posi tive indication that people are able to do better at Harned & Von Maur's, when both our mail order and our local business are going ahead so rapidly. Thousands of people who can not come to the store find that sending their orders to us is an entirely satisfactory method of do ing their shopping. Of course, nothing can quite take the place of a personal visit and in spection of the goods, but if you cannot come, by keeping in touch with our advertising togeth er with the splendid service offered by our mail order department, you can order the things you need Just as satisfactorily as those who come In personally to make selections. Another advantage our mail or der customers have is the fact that We prepay transportation chire within 150 miles zone 2, shown on the map. Orders of $5 or over are delivered free anywhere within zone 3, as shown in the map. This feature enables our out-of-town patrons to have their goods delivered to the home town, just as our tri-city patrons have packages delivered to their homes. ri iowa AyL l "X ,kk,,,y j I lot 30 miUi 2- ZonclM)nu)os I S Suits hard to equal for $15 1 Our suit stock was selected with a view of meeting every de mand for stylish and moderately priced garments. This fact is demonstrated with unusual force in the splendid suits we are showing at $15. Cleven tailored styles of tine service able, serges, diagonals and mixtures. The color range includes navy, Copenhagen, tan and gray; lined with silk messaline. You can rest assured that In every detail of tailoring and workmanship, these are beyond question splendid garments. Those wanting practical, serviceable suits caTinot do botterthnn to buy one of these suits at $15. ' We invite all to make use of our mailorder department. The fact that we offer a stock of merchandise that compares very favorably with the largest stores aWwhere, and that our prices are as low, and in many cases lower than prevail in any other section oif the country, makes it profitable for all to shop here. We willingly exchange goods or refund money on any transaction that is not entirely satisfactory, no matter whether the purchase is made at the counters or through the mail order department. Smart French serge dresses $5, $5.95, $6.95 and $10 Some are in navy, Copenhagen, tan and gray trimmed with ratine collars and piping of contrasting colors. The serge is a fine hand-twisted quality that will give " excellent- wear. Money never bought more value than you get in these dresses. .e!f.'M-vS;ivA if! ililll liiiiik 1 One very attractive dress if of French serge In navy", tan, Copenhagen, cadet, and gray finished with collars and cuffs of white serge embroidered in Bulgarian colors; a Q!" remarkable value wyt) Anyone that does not want to pay more for a pretty dress will find these at $10 to race' their highest expecta tions; made or finest French srgo; collars and cuffs are of heavy Bulgarian silk Third Floor $10.09 Bill We are ready with plenty of tub silks For practical dresses, waists and for men's shirts, these hold first place, be cause they are always pretty, and when soiled, a trip to the laundry makes them like new. Not a single good color or design is missing; mostly hairline stripes and small figures on colored grounds; yaid $1. We have a very good assortment in crepe de chines and Canton crepes in spite of the fact that these fabrics are scarce owing to the strike among the dyers; 40 inches wide; $1,65 and $2.50 Beautiful brocaded crepps In black, ivory, pink, baby blue, Copenhagen and wistaria; a ric h qual ity; 40 inches wide; j'flrd, $2.50. Second Floor be held in Galesburg this year, be cause of its central location. The schools to compete will be Rock Island, Moline, Davenport. Princeton, Canton, Monmouth, Kewane and Ualesburg. to learn the low prices they are mak ing. Souders Laundering company at 501 603 Twelfth street This laundry I equipped with the very latest modern machinery, turning out work that is uot surpassed by any laundry in th state. Kain & Reinhardt cigar store still akes the lead. Most liberally patron ized Everything in tobacco, cigars ar.d smokers' supplies. 5lan is never better satisfied than when smoking ! theii- choice brands. . o.. n Tt , Mississippi 'Is Still Coming Up The Rock Island Lumber and Manu- ; , . facturins company, lumber and build-! But Observer Thinks Crest !ng material for ail purposes, houses, i ' Is Here. granaries, we ui give you ao 'ANOTHER RISE IN RIVER IS NOTED I mission in the county court this morn j ir.g. The matter was heard before ! Judge B. S. Bell by Dr. J. P. Comegys , and Dr. G.'U. Kyster. Mossbarger will be taken to Watertown. The patient i is the man who caused a commotion at ! the Rock Island station recently by his I attempts to kiss a number of women j who happened to be in the station. Lodge Notes ban. opportunity to save a big per cent Let : us be of service to you. j Math's baKery ana confectionery I store, the finest in the trt-cities. I Bred, cakes, pi-38, cookies and hot I lolls. They can't be beat. Most peo ple say ihey are superior to any home Let them serre you. The Mississippi is still coming up. The reading today was 12.7 feet above low water mark, which is a rise of .7 of a foot over the stage of yesterday. The river at K:ui Claire, Wis., this morning stood at, S feet. Observer J. M. Sherier states that 4 H I IWIUMM L III MM I S"S' III IIWUWMWUI l)" l M I con VMS ah:ng. iei mem serve juu. : rh randitinns favor falling staees as ii. E. Lamp, piamblng, steam and . far south as Muscatine. He thinks hot water heating, gas fitting. His ' tbe water is as hish as it will get, in efficient knowledge of the business , Island and that nood conditions ) ltly entities him to your patronage, j wu not exist. His sbop has all modern equipments THAI VE HAVE A RIGHT TO BLoV OUR OWN HORN. VE MAKE THE 5E.ST BREAD AND CHOICEST EATABLES IN THIJ" BUTTER BROWN. VE TAKE A POSITIVE PRIDE IN OUR BAKERY. ONLY THE BET INGREDIENTS THE MARKETS ArroRD Go INTO EVERY THING VE MAKE, AND IP BETTER THINGS COULD BE MADE VE VOULD MAKE THEM; BUT THEY CAN'T. IP YOU HAVEN'T VISITEDoUR PLACE. Co ME IN TODAY AND SEE THE DE LICIOUS AND APPETIZING THINGS YOU CAN BUY TOR A SMALL SUM. OUR THINGS TASTZ SO GOOD VE KNoV YOU WILL COME BACK AGAIN OFTEN. Everything in plumbing supplies. M. R. Iglenart, marbie and granite worris. save you the middleman's prot its. From 15 to 25 per cent saved on every monument and ail kinds of mon umental work. Call at our shop on Second avenue and see for yourself. W are the leaders for up-fdate ! ' laundry work. Lath shirt finished y Land and put up in a carton, msur- ' work. Delivered to you in good i Edition. We gu&;antee no cracked, cellars or cuffs. City Stjt-s laundry. i Reid fc Bollmac, 417 Seventeenth ! street j Beautiful lavn is me object of just; pride and constant admiration. At ; O Hara's feed s'ore is the place to buy the choicest Kentucky blue grass seed at 20c per pound; mixed lawn grass ; se d I jc per pound; white clover seed 50c per pound. T. S. O'Hara, 1420 ' Seventh avenue. j Johnson's Wood Dy is not a mere ! stain not simply a surface dressing. I It is a real, deep-seated dye, that goes to the very heart of tne wood ana I stays there fixing a rich and perma ntat color. Johnson's Wood Dye is mace In 14 standard shades. For sale by Lerch A Greve. 2002-2004 Fourth t venue. FIND MOSSBARGER IS MENTALLY DEFICIENT Charles Mossbarger was found to be In need of mental treatment by a com- About 40 members of Allouez coun cil No. 6.r8 Knights of Columbus are pli-nning to attend the initiation at Monmouth Sunday, March 30. A spe cial train over the Rock Island South ern will leave Rock Island at 10:30 in the morning, arriving there about 12:30. The degree work will be conferred bj a Chicago degree team, led by State Deputy James Hackett of that city. A banquet will be served in the evening at 8 o'clock at the Colonial hotel. Some of the leading K. C.'s of the state will s eak at the spread. The special train will leave for Rock Island after the banquet. About 50 candidates will be taken into the Monmouth council. DAVENPORT MAN HANGS HIMSELF Joachin Schroeder, 1010 West Kighth street, Dave.nport, suicided this afternoon by hanging himne.f in I the woodshed at his home. The mun I was d'2 years of age and it is supposed that the act was the. result of a fit ot . temporuy Insanity, lie is survived by a widow and three children. It il I doubtful whether an inquest will be lit Id by thu Scott county authorities ! as no doubt exists as to the reason and manner of death. 13 ill ossein Out! The Markets. SAVINGS, COMMERCIAL & TRUST DEPARTMENTS SAFE DEPOSIT VAULTS DEBATE FINALS MONDAY EVENING Davenport Will Meet Monmouth i and Latter Will Compete With Kewanee in Event. 1716-1716 2ND AVE. PHONE V. 156 The finals In the Big Eijiht high school debating contest will be tK-ld next Monday evening. The Daven port team will go to Monmouth 'o m-et th- affirmative nam of that p'ace composed Of Everett Shiaiin. John; French ad Fred P.oyd. The Daven-j port sq'iad ie composed of Bnjce Par- ; sons. Curtis Bush and Harold Thuen- ; en. The Monmouth nt tjative team will ; ' o to Kt-anee to debate the same ev- i enlcg. These on the Maple city team ; are Jam-s Smith. lTiford Hottie and i Fr- derick Iiudi-r. I Th Big Eight atLietic contest is to ' It's time for a change Nature is donning her Spring garb and balmy days are at hand. We've a magnificent line of New Voolens fcr Spring and Summer and can guarantee you more individuality, better tailoring, handsomer de signs, longer wearing ser vice at a price you'll like to pay. Lfct us shbw you. $22 to $40 CHICAGO MARKETS. (By Associated Press) Chicago, March 27. Hog receipts 19,0mi; slow, steady to shade higher than yesterday's average. Bulk sales 9.209.35; light 9.10ft 9. 4n; mixed 9.o i9:37ls; heavy 8Sofi9.35; rough S.80 8.95: pies 7. loft 9.20. i Cattle receipts 4,000; strong. Beeves j 7.00ft 0.10 ; Texas steers C.fiO'6 7.70; j western steers i3ti 8. 2o ; stockersand j feeders ti.10fjs.20; cows and heifers 3.757 8.10; calves f;.50fj9.6O. Sheep receipts 8,000; steady to shade higher than yesterday's close. Native 5.75ffjG.C0: western 5. 90ft 0.6't ; year lings fi.8(i(fi 7.75: lambs native 0.75fi 8.50; western 7.'i!fif ".50. LOCAL MARKET CONDITIONS. March 27. Following are the whole sale quotations on tne local market today: Creamery butter, 35'tC Dairy butter, 30c. Lard. 1211c per pound. Fresh eggs, 17c Storage egj;s, 12Vc. Old potatoes, 50c to 60c. New potatoes, 4c to 5c per pound. Cabbage, 1" r pound. Onions, lc per pound. Feed and Fuel. Timothy hay, $18 to $20. Oats, 32c to 35c. Wheat, 85c per bushel, corn, 50c to 51c. Coal Lump, per ton, 2 .25; !a:k. steady. Hiatal m) 1 1 il' k-'-c.-, j .1 , tc; i it sa w WG H S CABLE PRts H P.HULL v pw r OtCLlMAAflLI VPIt 0HN5T0N rc IF I WERE YOU, I WOULD START A BANK AC COUNT. IT IS HARD FNOUGH TO MAKE BOTH ENDS MEET WITHOUT FIGURING ON THE UNEX PECTED. NEVERTHELESS THAT DREADFUL THING, THE UNEXPECTED. WALKS RIGHT IN YOUR DOOR UNANNOUNCED AND UNINVITED AND SUR PRISES, STARTLES AND SHOCKS YOU. BETTER ST RT TO SAVE NOW AND HAVE A LITTLE MO.EY IN THE BANK, YOU WILL NEED IT. i -4 INTEREST PAID ON SAVINGS ORGANIZED -1800 n I 111 ll ! I MWHI III MWMg ! jLiri i : r " jZ, i i , Vn- ' f ..:i...r-t.- LLiA VOTERS ; j The Progressive Party is the modern up-to-date H Cxclwivc Lacal DetW is fmt ClotKea TaSoraJ to Order by Li V. Prc L Co. Ciucm ILLINOIS THEATRE BLDO. j Rheumstism Relieved ri a few Hours. ! N. B. Langiey. Madison. Wis., says: ' "I was almost helpless w'.tb rheums ; Usm for about five months Had it in ; my neck so ', could Dot turn my bead j and all through my Dody. I tried thres i doctors and many remedies without any relief whatever until I procured . Dr. Detcbon's Relief for Rheumatism, ; In a few hours the pain was relieved ' sxd in three days the rheumatism was ! completely cured and I was at work-" j Eold by Otto Grotjan, 1501 Second a?e I aue. Rock Island: Gtict Scblegel & Son. ! 220 West Second street, Davenport 1 (Advertisement. The Progressive Party is the modern up-to-date Party. Vote its ticket April 1 st. Help strengthen the Party. A National Party un der present conditions must have back of it a Local Party. The Progressive Candidates are able, honest, high class. Vote' for Holmgrain for Police Magistrate. An intelligent, able, high-minded young man. It is either Holmgrain cr. Smith Which do you want? Elect Holmgrain and the entire Progressive Ticket, and have a New Deal. -Jt ll r n