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THE ROCK ISLAND - ARGUS." FRIDAY. MAY 30, 1913.
:1 BAKERY SALE TOMORROW FROM 2:00 TILL 5:00 O CLOCK AUSPICES LADIES' AID SOCIETY OF THE FIRST METHODIST- CHURCH moune rr.om eu: wi. i uknL w rww kia-?. r mouse HI J tne VX JL LKJLZ fcl V itVAvwU&vl O VIWUI UIIW IIA,1.l? me i ear .ILL. A Mighty Purchase, Involving Thousands of Dollars' Worth of Clean, Fresh, Seasonable Merchandise,' Obtained . from Chicago and. St Louis Wholesalers Below Market Cost Seven Days of the Most Sensational Value Giving FAMOUS FOR COA 75 AND SUITS FAMOUS FOR COATS AND SUITS Starting Saturday Morning at 9 o' Clock, May 31, and Ending Saturday Evening, at Closing Time, June 7 IRRESISTABLE PRICE OFFERINGS THAT WILL BE EXCELLED BY YOUR WONDER WHEN YOU SEE THE GOODS 3P5S3E THE BIG STORE; ON THE BROADWALK THE BIG STORE ON THE BROADWALK A remarkable event, considering the uncertain market conditions. Every "bargain" available was snapped up by our buyers, who were on the spot when the sales started. The result: we obtained the cream of the offerings. In many instances we took all they had of certain lines. Only a store with an outlet like ours could handle such quantities. Now for greatest dispersal of merchandise ever brought toMoline Miles Upon Miles of Fresh, Seasonable Lawns, Batiste, Tissue Ginghams and Wash Fabrics of All Kinds Sold to Us at a Remarkable. Concession in Price Case Upon Case of Summer Hosiery Great Sale of Seasonable Ready-to-Wear Apparet 1 IV IT 1 All r? 1- I J Vr and Knit Underwear, All Clean, Fresh Stock, Sold to Us at an Unusual Price Sacrifice to Quickly Clean Up Quantities 9c M;,' 25c Topiy 1 Er rUsieryat. a Pair A 50 dozen lot in a complete range of sizes, highly mer cerized with double heels and toes, absolutely first quality (no seconds). 2 Dozn Misses' ISt Black Ribbed Hsse, pr. All sizes, fine Maco ribbed cotton reinforced heels and toes, guaranteed fast black. . Mea's 2St Mercerized 1 J Sock i. Black Onljr, pr. 1 DC 25 dozen men's fine mer cerized black socks, first quality, regular 25c values, high spliced heels and toes. Mea'a $1.00 N, Uaioa Soli, 79c 25 dozen gar ments made of fine white check nainsook, elastic waists, sleeveless and knee lengths, athletic styles 25c J 15c Wamen't 2Sc Gcbcts Silk Topir Hasicry, pr. Fine quality gauze mercer ized, high spliced heels and double toes and soles, black only. Mea'a Naiaaaok Skirts aad Drawera, 35c Men's fine white nainsook shirts and drawers, com plete size range, sleevele it and knee length styles Man's Fiac Balbrigfaa UMenrear, Garment Men's fine balbrig g a n shirts and drawers, short or long sleeves, ankle or knee length. Westa's Eitaa Size I C Taped Verts. Eack 1 UC 20 dozen fine gauze knit vests, extra sizes for large women, taped neck a. d arms. Ckfldrea'a Refular 25c 1Q Kait Uaioa SaiU at 1VC Children's union suits in all sizes, knee or ankle length, short sleeves or sleeveless, regular 25c and 29c grades. 15c Weaes'a Silk Taped Kait VeU, tack 25 dozen women's fine fin ished gauze knit vests, neatly trimmed with lace and silk tape. 100 Dozen Summer Vests and Union Suits, Opened Fresh for This Sale, Underpriced Women' 10c Taped Vests at 5c Women's 25c Union Suits at 18c Case lot of women's fine ribbed cot ton vests, taped neck and arms, "stay on" styles, complete sizes. Case lot of women's fine gauze knit union suits, loose knee, lace trim med and low neck, sleeveless. That Will Make Selling History for this Department Your Unrestricted Choice of Our Entire Stock Tailored Coats and Suits $10 coats now $ 6.65 ?i3tV $10 suits now $ 6.65 $12 suits now 8.00 $15 suits now 10.00 $18 suits now 12.00 $25 suits now. 16.65 $30 suits now 20.00 $12 coats now 8.00 $15 coats now 10.00, $18 coats now 12.001 $25 coats now 16.65 $30 coats now 20.00 Srr9 Alterations Free On Every Garment Sold S N Choice of 25 Doz. Just Rite or Royal Worcester Corsets, $1.50 Val. 98c As a special Inducement to visit our corset section during this 7 days' sale, we place on sale a number of new models in both Royal Worces ter and Just Rite corsets; your choice of the regular $1.50 models, for & jiiaiiea uuie acc eccn : ' White Linene Skirts for 9Sc New white linene skirts, shrunk before making, trimmed, in self materials and pearl buttons. Slip Over Gowns at 50c Fine white nainsook slip-over gowns, embroidered frons, slip. over style. 10 Doz. Waists, Vsl. to $1.50, 79c Assorted . styles in women's fine lingerie waists, lace and embroid ery trimmed, others with em broidery fronts." taken from our regular stock, but mussed and soiled from handling. C-B $1.00 Corsets, Special 79c New models of the famous C-B corsets, special for 7 days 79c. Women's Gingham Petticoats, 49c Fine quality soft- gingham petti coats, made with deep flounce and self ruffles, washable colors, complete size range. Messaline Silk Petticoats, All the New Colors, $1.98 10 dozen soft, clingy messa line silk petticoats, the want ed colors In greens, Nell rose, light blue, gray and tans. New Lingerie Waists at 98c The new summer waists with pink', light blue and lavender cuffs and collars. Real Linen Dresses at $3.98 Dozens of styles tn the new lin en dresses, al lthe newest colors trimmed in white ratine and fancy embroideries. Plain and Fancy Kimonas, 98c Women's summer kimonos, made of crepes and cotton plisse, beau tifully trimmed In satin folds, 9Sc, $1.25 and $1.39. Imported Tissm 1 O Giaghaau, Yard X a C 1500 yards fine French tis sue ginghams, sheer qual ities in the newest pat terns and colorings, values up to 23c. Gezaise 25c Windior " C Plisse Crtpei, Yard 1 OC The light weight crepe ma terials, now In 6uch big demand, hundreds of yards to select from in this lot. 32-incli Amotkeag ri i 1000 yards genu ine blue and tan ihambray g i n g lams. first quality in 5 to' 20 yard lengths, r e gular c grade, 12c Viae j Cattoa RipsletU, Rcgalar 15c Kind at Cotton ripplette, the popu lar wash fabric that re quires no ironing, all the new colorings, stripe style. 25c Jacqurds Silk Ifi Cost (mini , Yard . luC. Soft, clingy dress mate rials, small neat patterns, in a variety of new sum mer colors. J 36-iach Corded Skirtiaf f f. Madras, 19c Val.e. at 1 UC 25 full pieces fine quality corded striped shirting madras, white grounds. 50 Pieces Regular 10c J Faacy Ciaglumt, yd. C Soft finish ginghams, all new paterns', fresh, crisp stock just opened, stripes and neat plaids. 2,000 Yard of 15c r reach La was, lard 10c 100-piece assort ment fine French lawns and ba tistes, soft finish quality in all the newest summer colorings and de 8c 12 l-2c and 15c Grade Nursery Stripe Gwghunt, Fne quality, blue and white nursery stripe ging hams, all widths, even and double stripes. Genome Amoiktaf Check A proa Ginghams, Yard O2C A solid case of the fine quality Amoskeag apron gingham, all colors and all size checks. Fresh From the Mills, Open for the First Time Fine 10c French Lawns, 5c 100 pieces fancy French lawns, all nan fraoh etnnlr full ntarAn rpfcrillflr VlOc qualities. 50-Pieces Regular 10c Percales, At, a Yard, 5c dark grounds, all neat designs. t J Quality We Maintain, First, Last and All the Time, Low Prices Amount to Naught Unless This Principle is Observed Startling Reductions on the Season 's Newest Jewelry Novelties Regular $1 Silver A Q Vanity Puract at T'lvC Complete with all fittings and coin purse, silver chain. vi Beautiful White Atln Ivory Mirrora "DC Larce size bevel plate mirrors, white lvoroid cov ered handle. 50c Pay-aa-U-Enter OC-, Coin Pursea, each aCOC Neat little coin purses and vanity bags, assorted styles and sizes. White Ivory Fana OA on long chain at OitC White Jvoroid fans with long white neck chains, complete. 20 Dozen Regular $1.00 Alarm Qtb, each 59c Large size nickel plat'd alarm clocks, guaranteed tlmaliujinrri lmirl alarm rtAlla rlplr onn fan r,v. ularly sold at $1.00. Ribbons, Fancy Collars and Hdkfs. Underpriced for Seven Days 5 c 50c Fancy VeniceO Collar, each aC3C Assorted styles In Point Venice lace collars, large and small shapes. ; Large Point Venice A t Collar., 1.00 value l7C Point Venice collars, baby Irish effects, round and square styles. Fine Flazon Handker chief, hemstitched, at Soft flazon handkerchiefs, neat hemstitched edges, all sizes. Children's Hemmad White Hdkfs., each 100 dozen children's white handkerchiefs, hemmed all around. lc fa 1000 Yds. 25c Fancy Silk Ribbon, 15c yd. The .greatest ribbon snap we have ever offered, and, considering the scarcity of ribbons, this offer can't ybe duplicated; floral and striped styles. NOTE With an increased sales force and delivery sys tem, ive hope to cope Vith the crowds, if pos sible, trade mornings. The store -will open for business Saturday at 9 o'clock with everything in readiness. ' Customers carrying email parcels, when convenient, will greatly assist -our deliv ery 'svstem." Hundreds of Dozens Men's Shirts Bought to Sell at Unusual Savings Men's Madras Wash - f Ties, 25c values, ea. X UC 10 dozen madras wash ties, neat washable hair line stripes, all colors. Men's Kilt Poplin -1 Four-in-Handa, at JL OC Slip easy silk four-in-hand ties, all the new summer colors. . Men's Fancy Dress Q n Shirts priced at T'J7C Men's fine percale dress shirts, coat styles, with cuffs attached. Men's Fancy Muslin Qft Night Shirts at OVC 20 dozen soft white mus lin' night shirts, wash braid trimmed. Aft Men's E. & W. Dress Shirts, SI kind, 69cy A big purchase of these well known shirts, fine qual ity shirting madras, either French or. laundered cuffs, dozens of styles to choose from, all sizes. , Small Notions Here Selling at the Smallest Prices Ever Quoted Grandma's Best Qual- 1 ity Darning Cotton at L C 500 balls black and tan darning cotton, regular 3c, two for oc at lc each. 500-yd. Spools of O Basting Thread, OC Standard 5c brands 500 yard spools basting thread (quantity limit). Nickel-plated Safety ( Pins, 2c doz, 3 doz. for OC 200 dozen cards nickel plated safety pins, all sizes. Good Quality Sewing Thread, 2c each, 3 for OC 300 dozen spools white sewing thread, Xos. 40 and 50c. 5 dozen large feather dusters, strongly ywooden handles, regular 25c size. J1.00 value Fin quality ; Crepe paper Mens' 59c Men's Lace net EOc SI quality $1.00 hot 50c and 65c Children's Women's S1.25 messaline Women's Women's k Women's inch linen napkins. work 69c Auto rubber rubber water . cut glass fancy new summer silks. 16-button leatherette ' $1.00 silk embroidery torchon assorted shirts. night caps, gloves, gloves, bottles, tumblers, parasols, parasols, 36 Inches silk gloves, hand bags, hosiery, Bouncings laces, yard ; styles, dozen each shirts, each pair pair each, each , each each wide, yard $1.00 volue each ' pair 59c 5c 3c 45c 39c 25c 29c 79c 69c 39c 10c 98c 69c 69c 39c 69c fLarge size Feather Dusters, 10c bound Extra large white cotton huck towels, 10c value, 6c Extra size white cttton huck towela, 10c kind 7c 42 inch Pillow Tubln. standard brand!. 23c grade 13c 4Ts 36 inch cases, soft bleached pillow tubing, each 10c Fresh prreen air plant for fern dishes, each, 59c The Prices Quoted Show the Exact Point Where Cheapness and Quality Meet to Make Real Economy The Lowest Prices Ever Named on Standard Domes- Rugs, Draperies and Floor Coverings, Obtained from St. Louis and Chicago Wholesalers at 25 Savings tic Cotton Goods and Linens Trophies from the Great Clearance Sales 39c Star cut glass tumblers, heavy bottom, 6 for I 39c Light and dark colors stand ard calicoes. 10 yards . . . Heavy quality 36 inch un bleached muslin, j" firn.ly woven, yard .OC 9-4 bleached sheeting, fine grade, finished soft, regular 25c values, yard Genuine Lonsdale cambrics for fine muslin underwear. 15c value, yard ... . 5 dozen pure Irish linen pattern cloths, hemmed ready for use. regular $2 50 value, each ... . 18c 10c $1.75 10c quality fine soft finished unbleached muslin, 36 inches wide, 10 yards for Fine quality linen crash toweling 18 inches wide, regular 10c quality, yard 69c 7c f2Q Dozen Damask Pattern OO I " - k rm ri sm Cloths, 68 in. square, 68 inch square heavy damask, pattern cloths, plain centera with beautiful floral borders (limit of 3 to a customer). J Extra large size 25c TurUsh bath towels, bleached and hemmed, extra lengths 36 Inch dress percales nett stripes, lignt colors, regvlar l.'c values, mill lengths, yard Bleached and unbleached table damask, assorted patterns, yard ,, 18c . 9c 19c 10 pieces heavy genuine linen damask. 66 inches wide, assorted patterns, yard 49c 70-inch Irish linea, bleached table damask, heavy quality and highly finished, "yr. $1.00 value, yard . OC 15 dozen hemmed linen huck towels, soft quality. regular 19c value, each 12c Full bed size seamless sheets, wide hems ... . bleached 49c Genuine oil boiled turkey red diisask as- niy sorted patterns, yd O C Wocl and Fibre Rugs Special During Sales 9x12 sizes at $9.00 S. 3x10 6 sizes at ...... $3.25 9x10.6 sizes at $7.95 6x9 sizes at .$5.50 A complete line ' of crex grass carpetings, 49c yd up. Crex Rugs 9x12 figured at $9.E0 9x12 plain at $3.25 8x10 figured at .. $7.00 6x9 figured at $4.75 4 ft. 6 inches wide, any length, yard 75c Genuine Iran Seamless Wilton Rugs 9x12 size at '.: $43.50 8.3x10.6 size at $39.00 36x73 inch size, to match $ 7.50 27x54 inch size to match $ 4,75 (309 Beautiful Framed Pictures, ea, Handsome framed pictures .subjects for any room in I the house, heavy gold or Circassian walnut frames, Rvalues up to $1.50 and $2.00. 4-Yd. Wide linoleums, sq. yd., 69c Best quality printed linoleums, assorted patterns, cut and laid during this tale, jq per square yard OJC i.; 69ct Exclusive Moline Distrib uters of the Famous INDISTRUCT0 LUGGAGE Trunks from $3.98 to $4.00 Indistructo Traveling Bags, $5.00 to $25.50. The largest and most com plete assortment of "going away" baggage shown In Mollne. The announcement of this sale is but another paramount illustration of our underselling and store supremacy always, on the alert for the good things, ready at all times to take advantage of special price concessions providing our high standard of quality first regardtess of price, is maintained Genuine Lonsdal zcuslln. Best grade 2Sc unbleached Fine quality Foxcroft un- 25 dozen seamless -jh?ets, Fine grade seamless sh-ets 42x36 in. soft finish pillow 100 pieces plain cojor taf-. Children's fancy . summer regular 11c grade, Q sheeting. 9-4 1Q bleached sheeting. double bed size. 7n full standard size, cases, hemstitch- feta sifk ribbons - A parasols, all col- 1 f yard ...OV width, yard Xi7 "2 inches wide, yd V regular 90c grade 75e value, each '.. 0C ed. 23c grade... IOC extra widths, yard 1 U C ors, each lUC Genuine Hope muslin, full pieces, 10 yards 69c 3 boxes Star Naphtha Washing Powder 10c 5 big rolls Cc toilet paper 15c Santa Claus laundry soap, largs 5c bars, 9 bars 25c 4 large rolls Japanese toilet paper, 10c size, 4 for 25c - Full size bleached sheets, ' . - wide '.' horns, each 35c i 3 s 4 5 even Days Of Sensational Value ivin