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30LLISI0II Oil i WAY TO FIRE 2Mtamt KkMm Abra ham' faafy ('pur Tnek ; fire Chief Angu Schmidt fig trad in to automobile collision at 4'Ai o'clock 7Mtrdajr afternoon v&ile be was on th wy to the ice aniM fire east of Milan which re- KdlMi in the chief car and a truck thonging to the Abraham's candy letipany being greatly damaged. - fire Chief Schmidt was driving it a fast rate went on Fifth avenue ind blowing the siren as warning. ' it Fourteenth street his machine hit the candy company track, which j wai being driven sooth on Four teenth street by F. P. Cook, 234 Third street, Mollne. The chief's car bit tha truck with such fore as to carry it to the curb lino and smashing it against a telephone pole. Om Hirt. Neither driver was thrown out of bis car, nor hurt. Both .ma chines, however, were badly dam aged. The front ajcel on the chiefs car Was bent, the radiator smash ed, one of the fenders doubled up and the car otherwise disabled. , Both front wheels of the truck were broken and the front of the truck smashed in. Chief Schmidt said this morning that blame for the accident has not been attached, but he cited the numerous instances where the fire department bad issued warnings to the public to look out for Ore de partment cars while on a run. He said that speed is necessary while going to a fire, and that every pre caution should be taken by drivers of other cars to give the tight of way. SHIP UAYOB BID V TOPABTY CHVBf FOB BACBELOES In order that the "Leap Tear" oartr of the Community club, to be held in the Odd Fellows' ball Satur day night, may be effective, per sonal invitations have been sent to various of the confirmed bachelors of Bock Island, the officers an nounced today. Following a meet ing of the members of the club last night one of the invitations, was fnraanlnt tn MaVDT HarlT M. Schriver. The purpose of the af fair is to give unmarried men a chance to secure a future helpmeet, it i rumored. The membership was called into meeting last night to discuss the advisability of dropping the Sat urday night dance plan. The rea son given for this proposal was that the attendance of these af fairs has fallen off materially in the past few weeks. - However, the gathering unanimously voted for continuing the aeries of dances, aad pledged better support such as was formerly given wnen the dances took place in the armory in the future. Contracts were closed with the Wisherd line steamboat company last night for' the servicee of the O. W. Hill on the aight'of May It. There was appended the stipula tion that if this event is a. success the club mar take the boat on two more dates. , - V; r TAYLOR RIDGE Nellie Hartman and Laura Bate man were the two delegates repre senting the Sunday school at the Sdnday school convention Monday and Tuesday in Mollne. Charles Dunlap shipped his cattle to Chicago Monday. ' Miss Lillian Carlson returned to er none Saturday near adu after spending several wksi hnm of Genrm W.kiut.i . - "-..iiciu ' Ut.. T . . charge of the Epworth leu. ikr ui uuuut; evening. y n DON'T NEGLECT A GOOD THING Read this ad over carefully then bring it with you and se lect what you want. Money cheerfully refunded if goods are not satisfactory. Every pair of our shoes that we sell is guar anteed strictly solid leather in every respect; a new pair free if it is the fault of material or make. Mail orders - sent the same day by parcel post prepaid. Women's coverall aprons Women's flannelette dressing sacques Large assortment of corsets Women's summer weight union suits, 2 for Women's flannel petticoats Women's cotton hose, as sorted colors, 4 pair MCood toweling, m J- a yarns $1.00 $1.00 $1.00 $1.00 $1.00 $1.00 $1.00 Women's medium weight I" A A union suits, $2.00 values.. P-a.el Women's medium weight A A union-suits, $2.00 values.. $JLeUU Children's hose, 5 pair Lace curtains, per pair Men's two-piece underwear, bal briggan, 2 gar- A A menu ... tPJL.W Men's silk lisle hose, 4 pair for Men's cotton dress sox, as- (J"i A A sorted colors, 8 pair PXUU $1.00 $1.00 $1.00 Men's heavy cotton work A A sox, 7 pair V XeUU Men's amoskeag cham- (J"i A A bray shirts P.UU Boys' overalls, all $100 Arrow and Lion brand collars, 25c values, 8 for ... $1.00 $1.00 ... $1 off Men's neckwear, assort ed colors, $1 values, 2 for Spring Hats, the newest patterns, sale price Men's athletic union suits, values to I... $1.00 Boys' knee pants Men's suspenders, 3 pair ... On all better grades of lace curtains, $1.00 off. On all men's fine dress shoes, $1.00 off. On all men's good work shoes, $1.00 off. On all women's fine dress shoes, $1.00 off. On men's hip boots, $1.00 off. On men's knee boots, $1.00 off . $1.00 $1.00 Open Until 9 P. M. The Home of Lower Prices. Money Cheerfully Refunded IEG&L QTORES 40W08 W. 2nd St M' Davenport K"' Our Ten Days Clearance Sale of Is rapidly nearing an end. Only Six more days. About thir ty special bargains still left in new and used Pianos and Player Pianos. Easy Terms of Payment If you can not call during the day telephone Dav. 921 for evening appointment Piano Compaify 121 East Second St Davenport, la. We have employment for several thoroughly ex perienced saleswomen. , We understand your shade problems and can advise you what is best to be done 3rd Floor. New Spring Wash Fabrics That are attracting unusual attention Especially this season when so many women are making their own dresses. We have been more than usually fortunate in securing this very extensive and beautiful variety of wash fabrics for our customers. The colors, patterns and quality is so far above the average we feel sat isfied that many new customers will be attracted to our store. Your in spection is hereby anticipated and we ask you to see the exclusive pat terns now being shown in our center aisle. Third Anu storo. -a This is a Season of Laces Wc are showing FILET FLOUNCES with Bandings to match in beautiful embroid ered designs; the e'very newest and prettiest, direct from their French makers. Other EMBROIDERED SILK NETS are here in coin andcube designs of contrasting colors. These are used extensively as overdrapes. FRENCH VAL LACES in edges, insertions, headings and edgings with beading tops. A large variety of the newest patterns to select from. COLLAR POINT LACES of excellent quality. Venice laces in the real shade. , Beau tiful separable designs and exceptional values. Every provision has been made in this department to supply our customers with the lace you want when you want them and at exceptionally low prices. - NATIONAL VEILING WEEK We are featuring most charming Van Raalte Motifs for Easter just made for you. The VaA Raalte Veil the newest of this sea son's creations, is wait ing for you in our veil- ing department. You will know it by the dis tinctive smartness, or the soft, graceful, draped effect it immed iately gives to your costume- - Van Raalte Veils are delicate dainty as a spider's web. Bv the yard 35c to 2.50 Ready made 98c to 6.50 Bead Bags Beautiful hand-made bead bags for Easter- Wonder ful creations that are quite captivating. Quite the proper kind of a bag to lend distinction to the springtime frock or suit. Specially low prices $63.00 to $28.00 Dutch Rompers Of good quality white ma dras for children 2 to 6 years old. Nifty suit trimmed with fancy collar, cuffs and large pearl but tons. See them while they are priced at $1.5 to $1.98 Boys' Easter Suits and they're just the styles "that will meet the approval of regular boys. Sturdily tailored of tne best materials to withstand the hard wear lively boys will eive them. We hold the orice i within your reacn. . 10H FANCY HEATHER MIXED CASSIMERE SUITS. Belted yoke style coats, nifty patch pockets and Knick erbocker pants. Were going to seil the lot at a very small price so you better come early and select the better patterns. BLUE AND GREY FANCY MIXED CASSIMERE SUITS in very nobby spring styles, sure to please the son and dad will appreciate tne saving ot C A several dollars by cnoosing from this par- jl JjU ticular lot. , JV ad : VELOL'R CASSIMERE SUITS in heather stripes and fancy mixtures. This is an especially attractive assort ment and there's two pair of pants with iojP' each suit. Choice of a suit in this lot in- J (fetOU sures a satisfactory long-wearing suit-. JL U RICH NOVELTY TWEEDS in attractive heather mixed colors. Here you will find a generous variety of bright, good-looking suits of splendid quality with style and snap. Make selections as early as possible in order to secure one of these suits at these reas- wr ff enable prices- Choice $21.50, $li).50, gyy Boy Scouts, Attention! A shipment of Boy Scout uniforms and equipment, almost a month on .the road, has been received. Supply your wants now. Get your permit Irom the Boy Scout Execu tive (Mr. D. B. Bergquist). JUVENILE SUITS (or UtUa tonowi, a X to 7 la Otlv.r Twist, Middy and Notlly StylM. I'tAcj casslmeraa a MTgw; attracUvolr rie4 $.7S, 17.8S and W.60. S13.50 BOYS' WAISTS An ta menM stock bought betor too n la Jrica. lou iei in banofit by supplying your vwts bow. vbilo presort took laota BLUE CHAM BRAY SHIRTS Assorted trips wovsa ma dras aad light stripe pareslas. CBOiC 95? BAND SHIRTS Out are very popalax with the older boys. Wear separate collars with those. Three special assort ments. Priced at $2.75. $2.00 Md S1.25 JUVENILE TOP COATS. Uses t to . Grey novelty, oasshneres. Very attractive tor Barter. This lot.. 9)6.75 Bios serfs aad brown and blue mixtarea. YT ap- JS8.25 BOYS' SHIRTS In 'assorted stripe percales, collars at tached. Choice 9St BLUE CHAMBRAY aad kha ki shirts with collar attached. Choice .... 91.50 FANCY STRIPE MADRAS and percale shirts with collar attached. Choice ... SI. 75 MADRAS STRIPE aad better Quality percale waists worth more. Choice ... SI. 85 MERCERIZED FANCY MA DRAS and cambric waists: attractive colors. Choice $S50. w.po, tin... 11.50 White Creepers Excellent quality madras, with blue collar and belt. These are for children 1 to 3 years old. Every child should have several, Buy them now, each i , r ' Adjustable House Dresses We have them For the busy woman who has no time to, make alterations. Can be adjusted to any waist line. Has special un der arm shield to give it extra strength; al so an adjustable hem at bottom. Two patches of the mater ial with every dress for mending purpos es. These dresses can be had in stripes, or checks of dark grey or blue. Come in siz es 36 to 46. See these new innovations in modern house dress es. Moderately priced 3.25 to 4.98 1 Wash Suits Fine grade . g i n g h a" m makes these pretty suits for the small boy 2 to 6 years old. With white col lar and cuffs and decided ly well made- Priced at $3.50 Women's Hose An especially fine quality, pure thread silk hose in black, white and all good colors. Full fashioned and a big value. Pair $3.00 and $3.50 Easter Gloves For this supreme dress occasion we will show an extensive line of Real French Kid Gloves in black, white and colors. Kovelty styles and contrast embroidery stitched as well as plain styles of the best qualities. We handle only the well known brands that you are familiar with and there is satisfac tion in every pair we sell. SILK GLOVES and CHAMOISETTES are shown in a great variety that will please the most exacting Easter shop per. Moderate prices in every instance. Fashion Says "Marabou Capes" Our Maribous are reasonably priced, exquisitely fashioned ind as necessary to Milady's spring wardrobe as heavy furs for colder weather. Priced $23.00 down to 5.98 The Great 'Manufacturers Unloading Sale of Shoes Is attracting hundreds of eager buyers just as we had anticipated. The bargain buying in this section is unprecedented. Hundreds of fine shoes have been added to the various assort ments in order to fill in sizes, making the choosing even better than before. Splendid quality, and style is featured in every pair. ho matter what lot you select from you are sure to get far more value than is to jbe found in shoes at ordinary present-day prices. Here are some new additions to the already attractive Shoe specials. 200 Pairs Women's High Top Boots Of field mouse kid. A very fa shionable high laced shoe, in ail sizes and widths. Here are $15.00 values. During the sale pair 7.95 100 pair women's high top kid Boots These are patent vamps with all kid tops, button style and new est' models; all sizes. Regular $12.50 values. For this sale, pair' 6.95 75 Pair Boys' Lace Shoes in new est styles of brown and black. All sizes if you come tomorrow. Exceptional values and worth regular prices. During this sale 4.95 100 pairs women's pumps and oxfords In kid and patent leather. Beau tiful buckles and fancy stitching make the'm appropriate for all occasions. Very special during this sale, pair $7.fo and , 6.95 200 pair Misses and Children's bhoes And pumps, patent and kid leath er of eood oualitv. See them Inese $ti.00 values; choice 295 now during this sale, pair You will be well repaid by com ing any day this week for your shoe needs. Every item adver tised during this sale is displayed in our shoe sectn. Shoe Section Second Avenue Entrance.