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THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS, FRIDAY", DECEMBER Ifl. TH13.
Xmas Gift Suggestions aula Clans say Xmas Gift Suggestions mm Heavy rope stitch sweater 3-9 5 to S6.D0 COTS Dress suspenders M I?fl 50c ro OJ-" VTA rfi I $5.50 Staley union suits, $1 to . Lusterette pajamas, $1 to If $3.00 p. Cheney silk neckwear ITH in a7 fjc new shades pWti J5afA robes, $395 to ... $5.50 ' I -re rivv- ... il Fur caps $2.50 to $5.00. s6nSoTosea!.... $10.00 OLKS who know "what's what" in most everything in life Folks who are "regular folks"1 as we might say, need no further suggestions as to the proper gifts for Nlen Young JVlen ana noys than this accompanying illustrated list portrays. We have printed a price under every suggestion along the sides of this copy. We have goods in prices above and helow the prices quoted. Each item is merely a suggestion. The real "TIP as Santa Claus ivould give it. would read some thing like this: "Vhen buying Mens and Boys' gifts trade at the best Mens and Boys' store which is Mosenf elder & Sons Rock Island "ft . Not best by simply "Saying So but by actual performance. In variety of sensible sane Xmas things this store tops the field. In value no shop can equal whats offered here. In quality we dominate the entire Tri-Cities. We could give you a dozen ar guments why you should buy Xmas things for Men and Boys at Mosenf elder Sons. The one BEST WA Y to really understand WHY is to make ONE visit here NOW. See the goods. See the values the styles, the qualities and the eager alert crowds i-..". -,, J TAT T m W & 0 I.. -.v. -i- , I i I ?-j ; , -t - y '' V r - ? i" - . t - - p j v 4 it ;?! SJ:&KZ if -1 Buying Buying Buying Many are buying the supreme gifts for men, i.e., suits and overcoats. Of course a man or boy would far more appreciate a suit or overcoat to a dozen pairs of hose or a new shirt or tie. Why shouldn't he? Lots of folks think that men want to buy their own clothes but we say to you: "Come in and choose as many overcoats as you like. Wevill send them out to your home for approval. Let the "Him" in the case select what garment he desires and we will call for those you wish to return. That's the way to make sure and play safe in pleasing "him" for Xmas. Or send your boys in and let them choose the suit or overcoat they want for Xmas. We have the world's finest tailored apparel. Hart Schaff ner & Marx, Society Brand, Clothcraft clothes, Lewis Bros.' union made clothes. To pay less than $10 is foolish. You can't get anything worth while for less. To pay more than $35 is absurd for no custom maker in this whole town can surpass either suit or overcoat we will give you at this price. If you have a special style in mind, you'll find it here. Belted back overcoats, short tppers, English styes, shawl collar coats, heavy rough Broadway cheviots, ulsters, auto coats, chinchilla coats in grays and blues, fur collar coats v $12.50 $30.00 1 rl' 5 : vi1 sr. -v$ 1 I I U33 to If you want to "tickle" him, give him a suit or overcoat and see that you and "He" are fully protected in style, value, quality and personal satisfaction, by knowing the garment comes from Mosenfelder & Sons. 'Of course certainly toy all means It's The Mens Store With The Xmas Spirit. 1 amijif i 1 li 11 1 111 mi , ,1,1.11 mii 1, ..i. n -ill 1111 mji ii imj 1 1 u)i i , p i .. ! - . . - f -1 r-- 1 ihi-i - - 11 ir r nil inin'i nr ft - "" " "' ' ' Fl Pure silk Xmas neckwear, 25c to . $1.50 Smoking jackets in stouts and regulars, CIO HO $5.00 to l-C.UU D. & P. Cloves $1.00 to $2.00 New Xmas shirts in JT silk and madras, $1 to . P3 Box of Xmas handkerchiefs six in a box, JSC and $1.00 mw IF Wilson Bros.' fibre hose, six pairs in box $1.50 Combination sets Phoenix hose, Cheney Q1 lf tie The Tri-Cities Most Brilliant Xmas Store For Men and Boys Do Your Shopping? Early t5