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THE HOCK ISLAND AUG US. WEDNESDAY. JANUARY 20. 1915.
d upon for talk, and each responded
wita mr short speech, with the excep-1
won or j. w. Bettendorf, who was un
able to attend
All of the officers vers reelected aa
Prudent William Butterworth.
Vlcn Presidents George A. Steph
ens. Mollne; James F. Lardner. Rnrk
Hland; Joeph W. I'.eluudorf. Betten-
Ctorge W. Boss Points to That dorf-
Nation a. Example at aSTs.
Manufacturers' Feed. Vice-Chatrman of the Governing
j Board Charles E. White. Mollne.
150 ARE IN ATTENDANCE!!' f B-rt-w- c- Bn
oecretary and Treasurer Harry A.
I Re affair commenced at 6;30
o cloc k with a reception and at 7 all
were seated at the banquet table. The
room was preftllr decorated and over I
'the speaker' table at ona end. vers
.pennants tf "Rock Island." "Mollne."
"Davenport. "Kant Moline." and "Ilet-
Cream of Tomato En Tasse
Roast Young Turkey. Cranberry Sauce
Perfection Fruit Sald
Waukesha Cheese and l!ar l.e Iuc
la Cream and Cake.
Here In 1916.
Just before th program concluded
Scene in "Call of the Pines19 At Empire
0t"3 Club Seen of Annual Event
AH Oncers of tfcs Association
r rr.-tre to 0rmii7 as an example
a r.vi'.n taught lo produce ad urg-
-f !v," f t h. M ..-ljilppi river as'
-r r . .' pnlvlnjr :he ratirosd rate.
.,... (;..,r7- W. Ko-s. of Kat Mo-j
. : ir.-- ! tho m mber of the Trl-j
f .: ir. ;fct irtru aasocUU'ou and
.:.- f-:r.-'. numbering 11. at the'
rf. a..-.r-iai banquet hid at the Oat-'
r. i' In f .ivtr. port Iat unr.inj.
t.xrulr.it 1 vantag of the
n in having contented '
i n tl.A rf workmen who'
-u tMr. Mr. Itr. sred 1
.-.ir.uf.cftirrr- with !.. l.ftlei
-p-rT v ovr
:. fro-ii t time of the I'r issia-l l"Pr'eni J. oliln. Kor-lf Island, in b"
t 7i ar. r.d h'-d h'.w af r the half of the rJesfs, extended a, rote of
of :;.jt ci-Tin'ry tere bo-ideal in-' thanks to the officers and members of
r. i; f r4-d ahead w trh the' ""elation f.r the entertainment
rn r numerous rar.l.t. o
. a a G.-rmtn could hip from i -,fr- 'Vil.ns stated that he hoped
:-.t ' n t I:hine to the mouth tnat n"xt Tr the jnanufactnrers
i would hold theinhanntiet in Hock Is-
........... - . . m k. .i7 t-..-1 -
r. hiir.t in lni!on co-ild do. I land, and several of the officers are)
r . fi rt n the world mar. nsidennc hls seriously. so that It la
l.v arc in C'Tiiiany." .aid the "K,-1 i31 t-"'3 "J i"-oe tne set-no
r Ar - oa imdinit out the ' of :h afraJr ,n
,. r .. t!-' !iM H-.- llir.l
t;.-'t i-r;:,vr to tlnd for you i
in that r "ini and I t t'nrn'
y .1-. ; i j.4 r; 'r-.l w.'h an exnet J
-.:! .t:o:::t 4jf i; po.-ibi!l-
"jHi ' v ". '..
! mis 7 X
K s '
J " " ' N
I DOfJ IS NEW HEAD
AUTO SALES FIRM
Junior Member Takes Over En
tire .Interest of Fourth
Avenue Auto Garage.
Partnership of the Yegjry-Don
Sales company, conducting an auto
garage. 1720 4Fourth avenue, was dis
solved in a deal consummated yester
day afternoon, n which Elbert G.
Don, junior member of the firm, pur
chased the Interests of G A. Vegarv.
Mr. Don wiil conduct the caracre in
the future under the firm name or the
Don Sales company and pians on niaii-
injr extensive changes in the business.
although still conducting it as a een- ,
eral earafre and salesroom. I
Mr. Yegy could not be located to- ;
day, being out of the city, and hi.
future plans are int known, it i":
thought that he will continue res!- ;
dence in this city.
The Yeggy-Don Sales companv has .
been in operaton here for the oast
tnree years, ajid during tho las:
has occupied new quarters in
Odd Fellow building on Fourlh
SIMOX & LANDAUER
Cor. Second sn5 Harrisoa
Now comes an added
clearance event, a
m-n and young men.
; A comedy scene in "The Call of the Pines," the new offering of the
; Oliver Drama Tlayers at the Empire, opening at the matinees tomorrow.
r-i .-!) Tirln.-TS to give
r rt. pr.'!' nt tf politics
n of She ar tlepart-
FOR K. C. EVENT
is t.tlk i h ur
r ( - bet 'A ee:j
:i ii ! I ." v i.rk:.;-'-n.
i::i llarfrworth. M-Jlin. con-i'.-
banquet. introduced j
it. Stephens. Moline, chair-;
ti e governing loar'l of the as-1
-.i'-;.iti"n. . taMrn.-.-.t'T and tiirojgh--i.
; r : evening proved vi-ry clever. 1
k p.r.g the aid!e In constant
. i-M'T jr.'l momg t!ie .-(i-rani alorc
- t ...: not on e i !:.! r'.t rn the
.- uave t"T the rr.oi.i-t.t. I
' ; r -i 1 C. .Iii'i..-r. nuyf.r of
I-., veil port. 1. nn "r.-t iiiilel upon'
i - an a'lirer.?. iivc!.ir-l th.it he hrtd '
ar'ived ut the club v. ith the press t
r :-p.)"e In view of g-vinu : l'r.g ad-;
tir of n nrie. t'f vv:U e
totneil, tmt it; ii !,. la'-r i- :irnt .l .
.- mt exp- 1 Id J t! i.-. and a a
r. - i t a rat!i r unprepared. He cave
a p:-'.-ant little talic r.:!rte with hum--..-
u pun but he d. l riot foraet the
r,'.r..t nitle. ursit.g t:.at t n.auuf .
tak a cr. af r intere.; in rii-ir.ic,
,i , fui'. He pointe-i t. t:ii ait
t '.i! f' r'.-:r be-t fr.fere:.
"1- a'l lrn f.ii.-od 'hat of
V i v.r Mu. rr.-r and Flo. ! It Todd. Mo-
a ld.- t. th t--n-ral jovial f.-el-
r : f ru--!' nit!; a p".t it tilled
Allouez Council Makes Arrange
ments for Initiation of
Big Class in Moline.
TO BE DISCUSSED
Southwest Improvement Asso-
ciation Will Hear Report !
at Coming Meeting.
IS, 19, 20 -A
At the recular meeting of AMouex
nlng plans were farthered for the Ini
tiation of a bis class of candidates at
a joint rcee.ting with the Moline lodge,
in Moline. Sunday Feb H.
Indi(atVjns are now that there w'.ll
!.. "' or over f.i the cla?s and the
ommittees of the Moline .and Hock j
Inland roum-.ls w i'l met 1 1 1 1 evening i
n Mt-!ine to arrange other details. I
Governor Di.nne wan arked to came, i
but in a reply to the invitation stated :
that w hile he would like to be present ,
at the nieeiir.g, the business of th
lec'.sla'.r.re ! so pressing that he ;
uould be unable to do so.
Prominent speakers, however, will
b "cruxed. jisidsiant state's attorney
of C'o'jk lounty. W. N. Prown of Cui
raeo. Ilhnois Mate deputy; and K. O.
Initine. Mason "ity. Iowa, pu-t loa
state deputy have aNo been n.-kd to
I... pr.-sent to taik. It is tho; eht tliat
t!..- three will -orne.
Jan. 20-21 Mary 1'ickforJ In "He
hind thu Scenes, by Margaret Mayo.
Daniel Frohrj-.an producti-in.
Jan. 22 Heatriz Mieholena in "Mrs.
Wiggs of tho Cabbage Patch."
Jan. 24 Mabel Taliaferro lu "The
Three of i.'s."
i Jan. 2o Daniel Frohman presents
! David Higins in "His Last Dollar."
j Jan. 2l Clara Kimball Young ix.
The Deep Purple, by Paul Armstrong
and Wilson Mizner.
I Con ing Marie Dressier and Jane
glers and with their dealings with the
custom house officials. The latter get
information that a $2i,0"0 pearl neck-!
lace has been purchased in Paris and I
is to be smuggled through on this sidoj
of the water. The smuggler is trav-!
eling with an influential family whom i
Members of the Southwest Improve,
ment association will take up further
plans towards securing the extension
of street ear service into the territory
annexed to the city within the roccnt
year, at a regular semi-monthly meet- i
ing to bo held in Joe Kennedy's store
at the corner of T-3!eventh and Aiken
streets, at S o'clock Friday evening.
A report on an interview of ore
of the officers, with John . liuntoon, ;
general manager of the Tri -City Kail-
way company will l.e , made ar ihut J
time. The plan suggested at the last :
This sale affords every man
opportunity to buy an extra pair at
small cost to tide over the season.
Oar finest goods are in this sale; worsteds, cassimeres, Scotch
fabrics; plain and fancy patterns, reduced as follows:
$6.50 and $7.50 trousers to $4.85
5.00 trousers to 3.85
4.00 and 4.50 trousers to 3.39
3.50 and 3.95 trousers to 2.89
2.50 trousers to - 2.19
1.95 trousers to - 1.50
1.50 trousers to - 1.19
Siaple Pednced lft"i
, .,. .- , , , , ,. , ' ' i meeting of the association was the
smuggling d.'al. Iiuplicate.j bv her ,. ... .. . , ,
, , ' . .- continiiauion o! the Hnrd si venue line
young sister in defrauding a je e rv . r-- . . " .
J , . - down First street to enter stat . tm
insurance companv to Iav her bridire , . , ,
, . ' . road and then east on the run.: t
u.-L7i. tx uhiivj iiii piuuiiu-un young
Jan. 19-20 "Hearts nnd Flowers,"
with Mrs. Thomas Whiffen and I'.eulah
Thursday and Friday "Northern !
Saturday Exploits of Klaine Kpi-I
sode One. entitled. "The Clutt iiing j
Hand." "When a Woman Loves."
woman is forced, in order to save her
sister from imprisonment, to become
spy in tiie family where the supposed
smuggler is gue.-t. She has met him
in Paris, and. of course, is in love with
him and he with her. Many compli
cations arise in her effort to prove him.
as File believes, innocent, but unon his
confession that he has the necklace,!
it is a battle of wits and love to pro-
teLt him and her sister as well. The!
story euds we'll, the smuggler proving
to be a I'nited States official that has
ere.il ed the plot of the smuggled neck
lace, which is a fake, in order to ap
prehend th real grafter that has been
operating in the custom service for a
n im'ier of years, and fthe young wo
man spy and the supposed smuggler
"wej and are happy ever alter." Tile
iin. He slipped on the i.e and fell
striking his !; ail on the pavement,
fitting .an inch gash i'.hovo the right
eye He. was abb.- to get to his. home
the Watch To'er
Other plans for the extension of
waterniains and electric lights into the
section will bfe taken up at the meet
Mrs Joiui Benson, who has been
seriously ill at the home of her moth
er-in-law. Mrs. Alice Benson, is much i f
nil pro eu.
Benjamin Griffith and Gcorss
Church were bus'tiet-s callers; at Mo
line last week.
The Lailies' Aid soc iety o
where the wound was dressed and on
Monday ho v.as a.b!e toigo to his tvork.
Mr. and Mr;;. Haley and little daugh
ter of Silvis, were callers here.
R. V. O'Donnel was a. Moline visitor
Mr. and Mrs. EUvood Little and
I daughtt-r, Marion, and Miss Lueiile
jj ! Krells spent Sunday at Uolwsburg at
the liotiie of Wil'iam Stone.
nd Mrs. J. i-'ah.'stroiu '!
Thursday afternoon ; J
What "Vikings" Means.
"Vikitie...-' is the term that applien
to the Scandinavian warriors call
them pirates. If you like of tho eighth
to the eleventh century. The term ap
plies to the naiik and file as well ai
to the chiefs and means, fundamental
ly, pirates or robbers. New York
There Is a distressing shortage In
the supply of suspenders at the front,
and Berlin newspapers are appesllng
to the public to save the situation
also the trousers.
TO FORM READING CLASS
FOR PRISONERS IN JAIL
:,"!,!R"- " l"v-t"! to th.' LoU m Harris, county supe.-in-
re , M.ht for t ir1c-ifrturers.tf.iJ.llt of hi.VH, to Institute a
On cers Reelected. I reading class for prisoners confined
-.rl idfrg :h.- tc-ti. Toastmaster ' In the county Jail. Following an cx
made tt.- a-.i. "i.. e::enl of i presslon yestt-rday on the rart cf son.e
otrr'-rt if th for rearier. Mist Harris ilei-lded
in the day Asito devote an hour each day a.-sis'.ing
I.e. ui w a cad-: them in tae work.
DREAMLAND. , man spy and the supposd smuggler I K. -.huri h will be entertained
Wednesday "Pow er of Ancelus," j "wej i.r.d are happy ever after." Tile ,' I-eRoy Carey a
"Fatty's Jonah Day." !l;iy w;,vi -!i staged. i at their home
Thursdav "His Kesponsibiiity," from '2 too p. m
"Wiien Road Part-." I AT THE EMPIRE. ! Rev. John Kennedy and Mrs Ken
Friday "Mills of the Gods." "Our, Tonight will see the last preser.la-; ne.iy returned to their home at flamp
Mutual Girl.' t on ot "A Runaway Wife" at the hands ( ton having spent the past week her.-y
Saturday "Odalrsrjual." "The Lucky ' of the Oliver Drama Players at the with relatives. Rev. Mr. Ken
Shot.' j Knipi.-e the.it re. The amusing com-! as Vsied P.ev. L. M Thomiisnn
Sunday "Ccntor of the Web." "The rsly has served nict ly to further estab-l vival meetings which were well at-'
lASS J. VaU
2 Phones 46-7-!
in re- j!
Mystery of the Perpetual Glare." l-.'pi
scile No. 5 of "Ziulora." "Wantel
itinu.i! el-ctlon i
.- .itiori l.ehl eari:
T' l 1 the I.-1. earn
,'lisii the company in the good graces ,
of Empire patrons. Tonight is "Wood-:
men uicht." arrangements having been1
made to admit them to see the com-
AT THE ILLINOIS. j edy and the pictures. The regular.
Selwyn & Co. 4--;:ve a very creditable change of play will occur at the mati-l
production of Kol CeoTer Megr;:?V . nee tomorrow, the new offering being;
melodrama. "I'nder Cover." last even-1 a comedy dr.ima of the great north!
irg Hi the lll:ncl. theatre, t.ie ca-t in: woods. Hie tail of the Pmes. 't
leii niueii i:itere
Mrs. John Fahlstrom nnd her
daughter. Miss Alice, were Moline visi
Mr. andAIrs. J. Lang.'iery "ere vis:
tors at Moline Fridaj .
W. C. Dempsey and daughter.
Last Time Tonight to See
K luting's Entertainers
Trained Doves, Rabbits. Cats,
Dogs A beautiful offering.
CARTER THE GREAT
In hij sensational act
THE LION S BRIDE
Seats Going Fast
Call up now for YOURS
Tlenly of Coats
Tor Stout Women
At Tie "Bee Hibe
I..irc worn ii. stout woinf-n who nre finding it
1 a A 1 . a. A . -r 1 1
IMlfH-iSSlhlf t M' Jd'OpfTIV IIUCU ill H1M Kiuil's nu
every particular he'ng a goori -n
handier the t nrt .; properlv an 1
o d d-lir.eatinn. The play is full of jesting and
a.-iion Is niii.l nr.d the s!',iect holds . kind.
the iiitere-t. It is a mystery play
denlitii! with the craft of the smug-
BIG EATERS GET
that "ffers a splendid blending of light and ! (raee Gladys, and
Sister Miss Carrie
the comedy of the better: "t the home of George Holland.
Albert D. Pay ton of Mol'iie w as a
Sunday visitor at the home of Pen r
THEATRE PAPER FAILS. j I orin.
Ch it en til Inn "a fve,ti..r.. of' the Misses Margaret, and Gertrude
Jack Lait and Tom Bourke. Inc.." pub-1 Ger'm.rdi visited one day with the .
Ushers of the Saturday Evening Tele-1 Misses Myrtle, and Alma ienu-ii.er .
gram, a theatrical weekly, filed an in-jat Kast Moline.
voluntary petition in bankruptcy J Albert Rosemans was a h.i.-iness '
against the corporation yesterday. I eauer ai. -u.oie. em. u.t .
The creditors are Western Newspaper! -Mrs- Earnest Deiihanil was a Moline
I union. $1.377.r.6: Jahn & Oilier Kn- visitor the latter part of the week.
Irmiiii" eomnnni- i jfo i-r,ni- I Mr. and Mrs. Chester Kennedy o'i
m Quinn.' $l,;no' Liabilities of the Thursday entertained at supper Kev.
Take SaltS at First Sicn of ! company aro in excess of $13,000. ac-i-nd Mrs. John Kennedy of Haniptcn. '
is prepared to do all kinds of steam
and hot water and vaniuni heating
work. Unici labor employed. Of
fice at P.osef.fic.'id & Cox's plumbing
shop, Fourth avenue.
Photic- It. I. 27"S: K'.s. IL 1. 1'07.
1611 Fourth Ave., City
Thursday, Jan. 21, 1915
12 O Clock
5 0 head of young horses,
all sizes; 4 0 head milch
FEED M. CARPENTER.
p find satisfactory
More of Those
Fine Black Boucle
in sizes up to 51
h.nn. IJrnadcIotli and
Plushes in three-quarter
and full length con
servative styles that can
he worn with continued
pleasure for several
All at Clearing Sale
hi . --- i all III
vU Splendid Assortments for laartre women in
Other Deuartments 55?
Dladdcr irritation or
at y4 Off
Kxtra size Dresses. House Dresses. Aprons,
Waists, all at reductions of 25 or more.
ffie See Hibe n The Corner
2nd and "Brady Sts.. DatenporT
The American men ard women must
truard constantly against kidney trou
ble, because we eat too much and all
our food is rick. Our blood is ailed
with uric acid which tho kidneys strive
to filler out. tfcey weaken from over
work, become sluggish; the ruminat
ive tissues clog and the result is kid
ney trouble, bladder weakness and a
general decline in health.
Wfcen your kidnevs feel like lumps
of lead; your back hurts or the urine
is cloudy, full of sediment or you are
obliged to seek relief two or three
times during- the night; if you suffer
with sick headache or -dlny. nervous
pells, acid stomach or you have rheu
matism when the weather Is bad, get
from your pharmacist about four
ounces of Jad Salts; take a table
apoonfui In a glass of water before
breakfast for a few days ana your
cording to David D. Kagy. nttorney for
the creditors, while the assets will not
amount to more than $1,000. Jack Lait,
the playwright, withdrew from the cor
poration last August.
WATSON CASE CONTINUED
TO JAN. 25 BY JUDGE
The case of C. W. Watson, who is
alleged to have stolen a gold watch
and revolver from an army officer
some lime ago, was continued until
Jan. 25, this morning by Magistrate
Smith. A'torney ilarry McCaskrin,
who is acting for Watson asked the
continuance. Watson is charged with
larceny, and is held under $500 bonds.
The act was cotumitteed. it is claim
ed, while the officer in question was
asleep at the Thirty-first street sta
tion. The officer was taking a desert
er to the federal penitentiary at Fort
Leavenworth, and had missed his
bMnera will then fine. This famous
Mils I. made from the acid lithia. and J pQUR MORE ELIMINATED
& . I A AMFfnna . rv nnn '
MXmS Deen uxu iw "l .
and stimulate clogged kidneys; to neu
tralise the acids in the urine so h no
longer Is a source of irritation, thus
' ending bladder disorders. !
Jad Pslts 1 inexpensive; cannot la- j
. In re. m LSKea a aeusnu ui ituciitotui
! lithia-water beverage
and belongs m siefert
IN Y HANDBALL TOURNEY
Four more contestants were elimi
nated last sight In the handball tour
nament now In progress at the Y. M. C.
A. Burton was eliminated by Driggs,
MsngIesdorf defeated Octenhagen.
and Rev. L. M. T.iomnson :: Silvis.
Vernon Lareger of Silvis spent Sun
day at the (John Fahlstrom home.
George Kennedy met with a pain
ful accident Saturdav evening w'.'.iio
coming home from work at East Mo-
lost to Simmons and Young
every tome, because nobody can make i uon from Meek. The last of the games
a mistake by having a good kidney J in tne singles will be played toaigbt
and the semi finals will be played tomorrow.
Be Sure to Hear
Nineteenth St. and Fifth Ave.
Thursday, Jan. 21
One of the most thrilling
speakers in America
Auspices Rev. Wra. A. Sun
day Promotion Com
See the Second Episode of
ana way June
The Picture Everybody Is Talking About
IN THK IKI-C11IK.H
it. I. TOH
Admission Free An
will be takefi.
Eery night at 8:15.
Matinee Sunday. Tuesday, Thursday
TONIGHT hr t ummy I otiirdy
A RUNAWAY WIFE
lYTatinee at 2:30
Good Comedy, Splendid Scenery
Next Sunoay The Newlyweda.
Order Your Seats
GET THE OLIVER HAEIT
. e i
V ' fleshing T time.
. Hryr House carmcy. CAdv4