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T7EDNESDAYTHE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS FEBRUARY 25. 1920.
stw rjnei mam, M ia or ml of taste ut Wmm aater CUP CHAIXdQEIl BARELY ELU3APE3 - " Bbaairoek IT. aad tha cap defender Candidate Yasitie f deatraetloa oarty toda by a tire which awept V"0,? ehipyarda of Xooert Jacobs at City bland, burning eight pr2?te Tc't" and three building. Early estimates placed tha loss Jaearty fl.MI.0St.- Waty-fira aalV r crafte vara etorad at toe yards. ITremeiKsakl a shitting wind area the Shamrock IT and Vaaitie. They vera stored la separate beds. At ooa Ume the uaaft came within 25 feet of the building hout ing the challenger. J aaasaiiUim at Dea Moinsa today to name tha delegates to the naUotil ET I..TAL notKii witt cm taaar- Ha wW deal' la aU Bads Today's ?csta aCCOrdlAf to Mk- toaay. a. t u oftfla la -.Tha National Fraternal coBtret' and the American Fraternal con te " South 'America OeneraLJohu X Pershing was en tertaiaed today as a guest at tha city of. Boston. Democrats of Iowa met In state tt Beat bvlldJnr ahd atalaa that h leecth of ire tncbes. MM BiM at fTiitaam tnriav for a ' jr. Schneider, formerly pro- at tha SchaeMor paaraacy la pnpm to aaauo tattsactions ad their wtaga mod -out 19 New York, Feb. 25. Sir Thomas Uptons challenger tor the Ameri- important conference on problem ox an nnas laroirmg tne purchase nr inn aw . - - . - --. . 80 to 580. Sat 9 p. ix 3:33 a. m. to 9 p. m. Pnblic Request Economy Sales Store Hours: 8:30 to 5:30. Sat 9 p. m. Public Request Store Hours r ; 1 8:30 to 5:30. Sat 9 p. m. nr i.i r w earner neonrr Economy 1 " . , r ' A most extraordinary valued Japanese lisle gloves Aad we aaceaeiad la gattiac 1M i abla. Jut tha kind wanted for Inssa IJttt pairs to sell at thia I Spring wear. Gray, tans and pries! They an light aad dar-1 white with self stitching. I Street fleor a pair 1 MM BdlBftldAP naa M1 42c A A 0 lEe cooperation of manutaeturers has made these vaues possible. F.rms,who in appreciation of the thous ands of dollars we spend with them each season agreed to help us meet any reasonable request our 'patrons might make. v madftVnHa A flood of requests for Spring silks! We answer with Three remarkable groups of silks the most wanted of all Spring silks at prices that are 1 ' 1- ' '' ' HI ' . 1 ' less man mw cost miwo oj ine inree groups Georgettes and crepe de chines $3.25'qualities Excellent firm qualities in a good range of plain light and dark colors suitable for waists, goVns, etc. 40 inches wide. Mar ket'value today, $3.25. -r New lustrous Satin Operette $5 qualities x 36-inch Satin Operette, a satin of an unusually rich heavy weave; very, popular for suits, skirts, waists and gowns. Navy, Rose, Taupe, White, Black, Tur quoise, Pink, Tan, Belgian blue. Spring patterns of fancy striped satins ' $30 qualities $2.A2.yd. 36-inch fancy striped satins in a splendid range of color combi nations for skirts, waists and petticoats. Fancy satins are to be as popular again this year as last Summer. Seeead fleer. 'Guaranteed colors and low prices' read most of the requests for Gingham dresses for to 14" girls In addition to meeting both of these requirements, these groups otter an exceptionally large color range in both practical and dressy styles. 3 styles at $2.39 . -t St i. ' For the particularattention of those Women who asked Exceptional values in house dresses Fine plaids with ahirred skirt, high-waisted belted styles, large pockets and collar and cuffs of plaid er coatrastiag material. Practical dresses that fit well and launder nicely., 3 styles at $2.79 large plaids with fancy Testae effect, buckle belt, fancy turnover pockets and hemstitched collar of white or contrasting material. These are particu larly becoming to tha slender girl. 2 styles at $3.19 Fancy plaids in straight line effects trimmed with fancy tabs and pockets; also fancy belted styles with large patch pockets and roond collars of fine white pique atitched ia colon to match. : -Srewlag 6trU eatr-Third fleer $1.89 Percale house dresses in the light and dark colors. Many are trim med with bias bands of contrast ing color; others are self trimmed, and all have the flat or the two-and-one collar. $2.48 Gingham and percale house dresses in sizes from 36 to 46. They are neatly made, well pro portioned throughout, and are prettily trimmed with bias bands of the material or of white. Third noor Yes, we'll sell you Bungalow aprons and mighty good $-1 .50 ones too at . 1 r mm in t son Of excellent check, polka tot. stripes and plain colors. One la a "all tyle In checked and (tripe patterns. It is trimmed with bteek and iwhitedtindlac around Beak, aleeres. hocket and bait Other styles wKh harga roaad ecalloped coll are achera wtU V or square neck aad trimmed with Blading la tha areilnanlnstsig eat- or. maay hare aaaaaa, aad thia mat feature takes theaa oat of tha apron class, making them seem a real hoaae or porea draaa. Sts dif ferent styles to select 1 Extra size aprons for large women ' $1.75 Of percale with btndmg of whtta around neck, sleerea aad belts. Opena at aide. .. Fourth Hear Six items featured In the Art Department Featured because we re ceived the most requests for them. Not one can be replaced for the price you can buy it for during this sale. "i r Buffet' sets 3-pieee buffet set stamped to embroider on tha new Uneaised cloth. Beautiful 59c Linen sorb Para linen scarf, 11x54 is sue. Stamped with de atga. tSAt value. $298 Centex pieces ' Para linea center pieces StzU Stamped with d- L Talaea. $150 Linen scarfs Pure linen scar, 18x45 In size. Stamped with de sign. $3.25 Talue. $2.75 - Centerpieces Pure Inicn center pieces, 27x27. Stamped with de sign. $2.50 Taluea. $200 Center pieces ' Pure linen center pieces, SCx36. Stamped hi a vari ety of patterns. $2.75 $225 Third fleor The many calls for Bloomers of silk or cotton indicates that the vogue of the close fitting skirt is causing many women to prefer them to petticoats. Jersey silk CA 7Q bloomers s Extra fine quality of flesh col or Jersey silk, reinforced to knee. Sizes 5, and 7. Fine cotton bloomers A cotton knit bloomer in Flesh or white. Sizes 5 to 8. 49c Women's Jersey O -7C) silk vests , . Otly C&mlaole tops, hemstitched finished shoulder straps. Flesh color only. All sizes. Women's sleeveless union suits with cuff knee and narrow shoulder straps. sizes 4, 6 prn . tlUt SB and 6 Women's light weight cot ton union suits; sleeveless, ankle lensth. tailored tops. Sises 4, S CI 1Q wxxv Street fleer and 6 DOMESTICS -printed in capital letters because we received more requests for them than f dr any other one class of merchandise. Our, Domestic Department is located In the Basement When prices as low as these are offered on standard Domestics, the response is bound to be tremendous. This is to warn you to come early, for we positively cannot take orders at these prices after our present supply is exhausted. t 39c Genuine Indian Head unbleached muslin, yd. - Hope muslin, 36 in. wide. Q7 While 5 bolta last Yd. - OIL Green Ticket fibnsdale mus- Q Qa lin. Perfect goods, yd. - 7 Genuine Lonsdale cambric A Qg Ayardfor - - - - Uahleached maslio Kxcep Heaslly good grade. Do not It with tha cheap tstotfe" nnwliai often. XT 29c Crash Iitnaa weft bleached crash, yard ...... 25c Bebhwdte scrim M Inches wide. Tard 39c St taehea wide. QQA eaeoieee Tard Another grade of bleached or uableaehed 9Q2 crash "iwl Berkley cambric A quality known to air house- JP wires. Tard wC cleOt A material much used for nig'ht gowns aad children's under- 4Q wear. Tard 5c and .. OC Basement wash goods section Pereslsa One case of Hary, Cadet and lisM groaod per cales; M inches 07 n wide. Tard . O I C i Tfasaa ginghams A fine as sortment of pat. QQ terns. Yard ....... OaC Amerleaa Prints Light, 19c Nary and Cadet grounds. Tard .. Teiles A big lot of AQn new patterns. Yard.. tIOC Basement Salesroem Basement Hosiery specials The famous Radmoor silk hose at $1.19 These are sub-etandards of tha Radmoor grade which sell tor 92-50 when perfect The alight imperfections in these will met detract from appear ance or wear. White. Bronze. Nary and black. All regular alaea to start. A big case of Radmoor bt'k lisle hose 39c These are the sub-standards of the 75c grade, but it will take ' mighty sharp eyes to detect the imperfections. Opportunities like this are tew and far between, ' aad a full supply would be a wise Investment. Basement house dress section 240 house dresses for less than the cost of the material Percale in black-and-white, blue-and-white and pink-and-white striped patterns. Trimmed with tape. Elastic belt at waist Limit of three to cus tomer and none sold to dealers. "Smart Self porch dresses are famed for their aaappy styles. They-fit. 1 each they wash, they hare the style. Aa fl m n exceptional Talae .' ....DO.'irO An assortment of light and , dark house aprons of a quality that will QQ urge all who see them to boy sereral tt) J-0 - The Basement shoe section offers $5 and $6 pumps and oxfords Good styles Q fl? 'and leathers i0. 70 Patent leathers, brown lad, black kid and brown call Stylish heels, dressy lasts vlfa been many years since you were effered a Tains in footwear to equal this a fact youll recognize as sooa as you see them. Women's high shoes $285 Just on or two pairs of a style, and broken size ranges. These shoes are made of good service able leathers and over shapely lasts. The only reason tor the unusual price is the broken assortment and the limited quan tity. A remarkable Talus if your size is here. Children's shoes $285 Good solid all leather shoes in Mack Wd, dull calf and patent leathers. Misses' and children's sizes. The mother who has sereral children well knows how oftea. comes the seed for shoes, and thi3 Public Request Sle wii; sole the problem tor a number of families who a. in need of footwear. Utfmcai S-Jcrom . Handkerchiefs and neckwear "mis all. linen handkerchiefs H.,!!.d.r.25c S all linen handkerchiefs 25c 4f . i ... Womea'a lawa aad net collars la roll or flat styles and IQA Lace trimmed aat asataaa; also Mb . collars, suitable for trim- P1 QQ mine bow 8oriak dresses wl.eJe7 Look for the Orange-colored price cards bearing -the words "Public Request" Economy Sales " You'll find them in virtually every department in the store. Each one calls attention to an article some one has sent in a request for, and in every case the value is so good that you will be interested. So we say again "Look for the oranee-colored sail cards. - - PauaBWBMBaamTsaWswaama