SILVER PLATED WA&i
m .a d wm
W W M
MI PLATE COMF1
Show Rdomt, 21 Maiden Lane, X. Y.
Factories, West Meriden, Conn.
E. O. GALE.
Mannf actnrers of
W F. BLOCKI.
GALE & BLOCKI,
French Artificial Eyes.
The largest assortment in the United States.
lT" Inserted without any operation and worn
Customers in the country by sending a descrip
tion, can have an assortment sent to select from, by
paying express charges. Price $15 each.
85 South Clark St., opp. Conrt House Sqnare,
44 & 46 Monroe St., Palmer House, next to Ladies'
S. S. MARSHALL & BRO.
62 Cedar Ave., cor. Second Street,
ALLEGHENY CITY PA.
BEWARE CF WORTHLESS I MIT A-1
TIONS AND COUNTERFEITS.
Plated Tea Sets
Ice Pitchers, Castors,
Coffee and Ice Water Urns,
Pearl, Ivory and Steel Handled
knives. &a, &a, &c.
tThese Goods can be found at all First Class
Dealers m Platen ware, in purchasing can lor
SEr WILCOX '8 QUADRUPLE !PLATE.3
BATCH'S LOR'S CELEBRATED HAIR DYE.
best in the world. The inventor .has used this
spleuded Hair Dve for 87 years with benefit to the
hair, and no injury to his health ; proof that it is
the only true and perfeet Dye, Harmless, reliable.
Instantaneous. No disappointment; no ridiculous !
tints; remedies the ill etiects of bad dyes; leaves
tne nair son ana Deautnui isirck it rsrown Sold
and properly applied at BATCHLOR'S Wig Fac
tory, No. 16 Bond street, N, Y, (Sold by all drug
UOS0U1TO BITES. PG1S0RS.
Ring-Worm, Burns. Chilblains. Itchiue of the Head
and all Eruptions of the Skin, Face or Body iinme
diately cored by Batchelor's Curative Oiutment.
Sold wholesale and retail at Factory, No. 16 Bond
street, and Dy all druggists.
W, 1. BATCHELCB'S ALASKA SEAL Oil
for the Hair. The Best Hair O'l.in use
BEAUTIFUL TEETH 1 WHITE AS PEARLS !
Sound, Healthy Gums, Breath Fragrant as the Rose
secured by using W. A. Batchelsr's Dentifrice. Sold
wholesale and retail at Factory, No. 16 Bond street,
N. Y. and by all druegiets.
I J of ott 12U0 varieueaof WkjB I H
r WW Baddlns Plants, Roses, Ajo TA
a weeR In votirown town, Terms $5 out ft
free. H. HALLE'iT & CO , Portland, Me.
W, A, BATCHELKR'S NEW CTETIQI'E
Black or Erv wn for tinting the na.
Whiskers or Mustachois without greasing them.
Sold wholesale and retail at
New York, and by all druggists. Ask for them.
HAND, FOOT & POWER
Highest Centennial Award.
Prices, from SJ.OO to 015O.OO
Xoos work equal to MtrheBt cofit presses.
1IKXJ. O. tVOOIlS CO..
ireBses, Types, Cuts, Inks, Cases, SO.
. reap oi.. i xi jtJarciay bi.
Sf BOSTON. I NEW TOBK.
SEND ST AM? FOB CATALOGUE.
BOCK ISLAND ILLINOIS.
NOTES HERE AND THESE.
"Don't put too much confidence in a
lover's vows and sighs,"f-aid Mrs. Part
ington to her niece; '1 let him tell you that
you have - IipA like Ptrawberne9 and cream,
cuetKs lite a tarnation ana eyes like au
asterisk ; but sucn things ottener eotne
from a tender head than a tender heart."
A negro was put on the fetand as a I
witness, and the judge inquired if he un
derstood the nature of an oath. "For
certain, boss." said the citizen: "if I
swear to a lie, I must stick to him,"
It was a New Jersey boy who, having
done some wicked thing and being asktd
whether he did not want to go to heaven"
replied: " No; I don't want to pet my
fiugers sore playiDg on an old harp.
Little Robbie went to a side Miow, For mrticulars. address
1 1 . 1 . I' . I 1' . A- I X '
aou saw an eiepuaui tur iuu unit, uuie in
his life. When he came home his mother
asked him what he had seen. "An ele
phant, mamma, that gobbled hay with his
A Chicago man who was detected in
an attempt to conceal a deep excavation in
I his front yard by a thin covering of lath
and snow, fiually admitted that he was
building an Ashtabula bridge for his
A young lady of Norfolk was no ae!-
tated while dancing with the Grand Duke
that ehe fainted in his arms. The scion of
nobi!iy merely passed her over to one of
the old ladies with the remark, " Toodani
i thinovitch," and secured another partner.
Peoria & Rook Island Peoria, St. Loms k
A LUCRATIVE BUSINESS.
fjgT'We want 500 more first
class Sewing Machine Agents,
and 500 Men of Energy and
Ability to learn the business of
Selling Sewing Machines. Cora
pensation jUoeral, out varying
according to Ability, Character
and Qualifications ot the Agent.
Wilson Sewing Machine Co.,
8J7 Jr 82'.1 Broadway, New York, or New Orleans.La
A YEAK. AGENTS WANTED
on our Grand Combination Pro
150 1KST1NCT BOOKS
wanted everywhere. The Biogest Thing Ever
Tried. Kales made from this when all single books
fnil. Also, Airenta wanted on our MAG N 1 FIC KMT
FAMILY BIbLES. Superior to all others. With
invaluable Illustrated Aids and Sitehb 1ind-
inos. These Hookn boat the World. Full particu
liirsfree. Addrif 3 JOLIN E. I'O'ITER & CO., Pub
il-Uers, Philadelphia. -
SHORTEST ROCTJS TO THE
EAST AND SOUTH.I
Trains leave Rock Island.
6:00 a. m. South Eastern Express.
1 :50 p, m.. Mail and C'iueinuati.Exprese.
6:30 a. m., Way Freight
Trains arrive at Rock Inland.
1:12 p. in., At ail and Ciueinuati Express.
6 :U0 p. m., Western Express.
3:25 p. m., Way Freight.
The 6."0 a. m. train makes close connections at
(ialva with C B. 4 O . lur Aledo and HellKburK;
arrives in Peoria at 10:15 a m., mafe'ng clot-e con
nections with P., P. & J. for Jacksonville, Spring
field, St. Lonis and all points t-outn ni,d souUiweht ;
Him with 1. h. W. T. P. & W.. and Illinois Mid
land, for T rre Haute, Indianapolis, Cincinnati and
Louisville and all eastern anil southeastern points.
Tne 1:50 d in . irain makes closj connection at
(ialva with C. B. & O . to." points west, arriving at
Oaincy at a:45 p m.; arriving at Peoria at 0:30 p m;
niakiii'' close connections with I. li. as ., sua i,
P. VV. roads for Indianapolis, conuecin there
with all fast trams for east una soutu.
jJa This is decidedly the best route for
ESF"FAST TIME. SURE CONNECTIONS, and
rates as low as by any other route.
J. . MjlU.Mkl,
Oen'l Ticket A-'t, Kock Island.
K. 1IILLIARD, Receiver, Peoria,
Oi O day at hom. Agents wanted. Outfit and
MIC terms free, TRUE & CO., Augusta, Me.
MILL! k CO.,
Broadway and Bond Sts NEW YORK.
A General Assortment of
PREPARED ONLY BV
ALSO THE SAME PLATED TTH
THIS RELIABLE PREPARATION, one of the
oldest of American Pharmaceutical Products, still
maintains its enviable reputation, and find a
steadily increasing sale without advertising, and
in suite of piracy.
Its h gh reputation has tempted the cupidity of
parties, uoo only excuse lor tneir unfair simula
tions, exists in the great popularity of the original,
and accidental similarity of their names.
BROWN'S ESSENCE OF JAMAICA GINGER
is protected ny the private Proprietary Stamp of
tne mauniactnrer, wiiicd is luco.porateu with the
Steel plate engraving,
S. A.. GEIM,
(Successor to GRIM BROTHERS.)
Dealers in aud Manufacturers of
Excelsior Lubricating; Oils!
These Oils are made under a new process
by super-heated steam
We guarantee the r !owinr atialities for these
Oils: It will not gum, rust or corrode. It is more
durable than any oil In use. It is not a mixed oil.
Pure and Clean
It is free from acids, chemicals or grit. It will not
chill more than any good oil. It is always uniform
in quality, it will keep cool any journal under its
fastest time and the heaviest pressure. It cannot
be evaporated and destroyed except by actual wear.
It costs LESS than any other oil in use. Now what
we claim is, it is cneaper, Better, safer ana neaitn
ier than any other oil In use. To prove the above,
all that we ask is that you try the oil. Office and
warehouse, 23tt Perm Avenue, Pittsburgh, Pa.
li A Z 03 EILT.
As we have said often, the question of
candidates and of parties is secondary.
The important thing, so far as the mass of
the people is concerned, is not to haye
this or that man for president but to
have some man for president and to
secure a determination of the matter
legally and beyond depute, before the 4th
Of March, Evcmmj Post,
We think the Post s wrong in this
matter. The important thin? is not to
get some man tor president, but to get
the man lor president whom the people
elected to that office. The question of
right is not such a trifling matter as the
Post considers it. A, Y, World
1?xtra Fisk Mixed Cards, with name, 10 cts.
post paid. i.. Jones k Co , Nassau, N. i.
TCC o d77 a Week to Agents. $10 Outfit Free
$3jh P. O. Vickeut, Augusta, Maine
DC M CI fl MO No matter how slightly disabled
I LllWlUnW Incresses now pai'l
circular free. T. McMicuael, Att'y,
St , Philadelphia, Pa.
FANCY MIXED CARDS, latest styles
or 25 Scroll, five styles, with nutne. 10c.
post-paid. N ASSAU CARD Co., P. O
liui 50, Nassau, New York.
OC Extra Fink CArdb, no two alike, with name,
J 10 cts. J. K. Harder, Maiden Bridge, N. Y
r or Cook imndinq or Ruling, go to
The Argus Binders-. No better work
can be done in this vicinity. Prices reason
able. Work done quick. Leave orders at
The Argus Counting Room, opposite the
the rosf Ulbcw,
$5 a $20
per day at home. Samples
worth fo free. Stinson as Co.
O (Mfin A MONTH received by ou
t-1 vDIUU graduate. Students wanted
Salary paid while practicing. Situations Frit
wished. Address Ki. . TELtiUK.U'tl 1ST1
I UTE, Jasesville, Wis.
Fine Mixed Cards, with name. 25c, pest-paid
25 for 10c. A. Tkaver & Co., N. Chatham, N.Y
BOWS "VETO" SEEL KILL & "NEW"
Hand Cultivator bow and cultivate all
kinds vegeiaDies. io wora ot 10
inn orn ana cneapesu
rnce yuu comDinea.
C 7i n fvi ?
Xf kiZt L
attention of Drnggit-ts and the tradV geceraliy,
is caned to tne rnce List ot
ENGLISH A FRENCH
MEDICINES AND PHARMACEUTICAL
Which will be mailed on application.
Tea Sets, Cake and Fruit B iskets. Butter Dishes
aud Stands, Spoon Holders, Castors, Tea Trays, Ice
and Water Pitchers and Coolers, Cups, Goblets,
Castor, Wine and Tickle Stands, (with Fine Cut
Of the most
Also a great
IMPORTING, MANUFACTURING AND DIS
North East Corner Fifth and Chestnut Streets,
Brown's GINGER will be found invaluable In all
cases of Cramp or ether disorders caused by chnnge
of water or had walvr, and a few drops used regu
larly by travelers wil I usually act as a Preventive,
and ward off such aitai ks. To the aged aud those
recovering from illness, a small quantity with a
little sweetened water will be found to gtveatrcngth
and refreshment : the Ginger having no reaction,
which is the great objection to the use ot alcoholic
stimulants. Producing all the good effects of a
Mustard Plaster, (without the possibility of blister
ing the skin.) Its application on flannel is most effi
cacious. And in the case of persons predisposed
vo lftieumatism and Gouty Affections, ft is of great
service, (used to rnb with.)
tBewaro of Counterfeits.
Model Love Letters Art of gaining love and mar
rying who and when you please How to bu hand
some Cures for hundreds of diseases: also many
new secrets, arts, mvsteries. money-making meth
ods. Ac. that all should know. Mailed tree to any
address by the UNION PUBLISHING CO., New
ark, N. J.
MONTGOMERY BLAIR, Editor,
Published every morning, (Sundays excepted.) at
937 D Street N. W., WASHINGTON, D. C,
AS WELL AS USEFUL,
Holiday a Bridal
Patented ;.lnly -2 IsTl. Reissued May 13
1873, and June Hth, 1ST4.
In this strap the liability of the leather to
stretch and become loose mid porous is pre
vented by a patent non-extensible base.
which, supports the leather and secures
PERMANENT ELASTICITY. We make
f I 'S etJ"'e wiltl 8uK'i rod. double rods, aad
woou iriintes, auii je.iei.u iiiui 11 buuij,iii iioi- i
ity. compare favorably with our other well
BSNJ. P. BAD&EE & SON,
BROOKS, BANCROFT & CO.,
Manufacturers and Lealers in
Or & I
Jewelers' & Druggists' Boxes,
PINK AND WHITE COTTON TWINE,
RIBBON, WAX ETC.
3tHaw!cy Street boston
ngjvj' Grand Medal at Centennial.
Pi. fT-. frf
Oilice for fie Northwest of Dr. Bly's Celebrate
Patent Lim'is, as the following will show:
ItocHFsTPU. -N. ., Sept. 1, 1B.4.
Robert Batt, R.tq.. Milwaukee, Wis.
Deaii Slit: You are the only purtv authorized to
make my Patent Legs in I he Northwest, there be
iiig no one in Chicago a'lthorl.ed to manufacture
I ai.y o! my patent. Yours Ac,
Ely's Limbs manufactured oc Government order
Apparatus for Shortened Limbs and all Deform
lies, t or particulars auoress
ll). Wisconsin Street. Milwaukee Wis
Pekin & Jack-
PEKIN, HAVANA, 8PBIMG FIELD,
JACKSONVILLE. St. L0TJI3
And all Southern Cities.
The Shortest, Qaiekett and Beit Line from
Feoria to Eansas City
AND THE WEST.
r?T An Elegant PARI OR CAR is attached to
Morning train from Peoria.
This is the only line running a NIGHT TRAIN
Chicago itsd Jacksciiviiie
With Sleeping Car attached.
Trains of Peoria fc Rock Island Railway make
direct connection in Peoria with trains of Peoria
Pekin & Jacksonville It. R.
J. F. KELSEY, CHAS. MAEABE,
Superiniendent. Gen'l T kt Afitnt.
Fast Freight Line for
Chicago, Milwaukee & St. Paul Detroit, Milwaukee, Chicago, St. Louis,
Eock Island, Davenport, ftuircy,
And all points West,
THE GREAT THROUGH LINE
WI300H3I1T, NCETSESN IOWA,
Minnesota, Dakota, Manitoba,
AND THE BLACK HILLS.
Pussinff through a Finer Counlrv. with Grander
Scenery, and connecting more Business centers and
fleasnre Kesortstnan any otuer iNortnwesiern t.iue.
Connecting in Chicago witu all Jbaslern ana
Chicago Depot: Cor. Canal and w. Madison St.
Horse Cars and Stage Lines lor ail parts of the City
Chicago :ity office: til euu o-i ciara oi.
THE ONLY' THROUGH LINE BETWEEN
Western Agents Sasiuel Ssutii, St. Lonis, Mo.
F. A. Howe, 93 & 95 Lake Street. Chicago, 111
THE MOST POPULAR
miwaukee. Iparta, La Cross Winona 0QriilStOH9 tcdar Rapids
Madison, McGregor, Owantonna, ' .
. ff. 1. - f ii.- -l. .
ST. PAUL ANIJ MINNEAPOLIS,
fravcrsing the Valley t the Upper Mississippi
River, ana along the shore of take Ptplu, ai-u
through Northern Iowa aud Central Minnesota.
rS?Palace ssleeuiug Cars and Lay Coacher, with
WKStiiifhonse's Imurovea Automatic Air-Brake ou
all through trains.
A. v.u. ' Anra.xiiin,
General Pass, and Ticket Ag't
S. S. MERRILL. JNO. C. GAULT,
tien'l Manager. Aas'l Gcn'I Manager
.IPIlSfl aS TH ! KELLY & Ri2TICKER,
NO. 6 E. ILLINOIS ST.,
All of which can be found at as abc-e, and at Agents m this locality lor mo
T7Zy- HERSOME DOUBLE-BUCKLF
sutiara rioanag kui.
Clner ;rinlT ml B.-lir.
tmlinary !t, ftt hy feet
Camcity 5 bhfls ler hmr.
Finpt flmir. Iftrfist ywlds.
CoolM bv strong air blast.
Kuns n't one-tenth tbe cost
Ot the old style mills.
Substantia!, Midverv nnbte.
Standard Orfniit? Id ill.
For all ihKtmices wet or dry.
Built of burr stone and truD.
For heavy or tiffht powr.
tn.OtlO m opetation.
Gnnd 75 bushels per horn.
Thickest French burr stonsav
Double discharsre spouts.
Aitjustable babbitt boxes.
Solid selfdinstiTiL' bum.
These Mills excel all others, even compared with those of doubt
the size, double the wpidil. aud double the price.
EDWARD HAKRIStIN, patentee and Sole Manufacturer
lii Howard Avenue, MiW liAVtN, CCiKti,
This wetl-Unown aud thorongblv efficient. Heme
dy for Disease of the Eyes has acquired a world
wide reputation dnrin the past eighty oad jeais
I and it is a remarK '.bie fact that this reputation has
been sustained simply by the
MERITS OP THE MEDICINE
itself, and not by any puffing or extensive advertis
ing. ' he many thousands who have used it will
bear testimony to the truth of this statement.
Manufactured only bv JoiiN 1- THOMPSON,
SONS & CO., Troy, New York. The manufacture
of the ' Bridgeport Eye Water " has bo n discon
tinued. Price. 25 cents.
Sold by all Druggists.
Chicago, Rock Island & Pacific
THE OLDEST, MOST PERFECTLY EQUIPPED
AND BEST MANAGED LINE.
Great Lakes k Missouri River.
Makes close connections with all diverging Kail
road and Steamboat Lines at Chicago, Joliet, Ot
tawa. La Salle. Peoria, and Rock island, liiinohs
Davenport, West Liberty, Iowa City, Ureneil, Des
Moines aud Council Blutfs. Iowa; Omaha. Neb.
Muscatine. Columbus Junction, Washington, Fair
field, b'loris and Belknap, Iowa; Irenton, Cameron
and Beverly. Missouri ; Atchison aud Leavenworth,
Passenger Trains '.eave Rock Island :
GOIN'U EAST. OOINO WEST.
nay Express :. . m. 0:30 a. m.
Bureau Accommodation 4.8n r. v.. tt :55 a. m
Night Express 10.UU r. M 6.05 p. i.
Palace Lay and Sleeping Coaches
Are run on all Through Trains.
Kor Tickets apply to G' O.M.Loos'it y Ticket Agent.
Sew Passenger Depot.
For Freight liatcs. Through Bills Lading. Con
tracts, or any general information, call on J. A.
Hanley, .Freight Agent, at New Freight Office.
foot of Adams, near Illinois street.
A. M. SMITH, HUGH RIDDLF.
Gen. Pass. Ag't Chicago. V. Pres't and Gen. Snpt.
A. KIMBALL, J. A. 1IANLE.
Ass'tOen. Supt. Freight and Contracting Agt.
jEO. M. Loosi.Br. Ticket Agent.
EACH WAY DAILY,
Going North 11 :15 a. m ; 10:38 p. in.
Going South 7:30 a. m. ; 8:38 p. m.
Palace Sleeping cars, owned and operated by this
line, accompany all night trains.
CONNECTIONS ARE AS FOLLOWS:
At Burlington with Toledo, Peoria & Warsaw R'y
for Peoria, Indianapolis, Lafayette and Cincinnati ;
with Chicago, Burlington & Ouiucy K. li., tor Chi
cago, Keokuk. Onincy and St Louis Went to Otttim-
wa and all points in Knnsas and Nt-mavka, ami witd
Burlington & Southwestern R'y, for Farmingtou,
Bloomncld and alt points in Missouri and Kansas. J
At ColumDOS Junction, with Chicago -fe South
western Railroad forfWashington and.Ieavci; n orth.
At Nichols with Muscatine Division a u, Jt .s. jo.
At West Liberty, with Chicrpo, Hock Isiand &
PaciSc liaiiroad, for Iowa Cuy, Demoiues, and
At t edar Rapids, wi'h Milwaukee Division of B,
C R fc M for Independence. West Union, Foslville,
ana McGregor; with Chiuigo & Northwet-tern Rail
wny, 'or OninliK. Council Bluff and Chicago, and
with Dubuque & Southwestern R'v for Dubuque.
At Waterloo a-d Cedar Falls, will: Illinois Cen
tral RaiiroHd for lndeftnder.ee, Dubuque, Fort
Dodge and Sioux City
At Shell Rock with S'age for Wavcrly.
At Ni ra Junction, jwuli Milwaukee ft St Psul
Railwny, for Mason Oi'tv and C harks City.
Al Pit mouth with Milwaukee & St. Pau" Roilway
for h!1 points in Minnesota.
At M Paul, lor ail points on northern racinc
Railway, the great Ike Surnri'ir region, aLd ail
points North and Northwest.
E. F. WINSLOW, Gen'l Manager.
C.J IVES, Gen'l Pas. & Ticket Agent.
Cetlar Rapids, Iow
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Tub Union is the only Democratic daily publish
ed at the seat of tiovernment. It Is dedicated to
the dispassionate discussion of the events and is
sues of the hour. In the language of the initial ed
itorial, "the immediate object sought in the estab
lishment of this paper is to aid in preventing the
nation from being subjected to the ills which must
result from placing its Chief Magistracy in abey
ance, aud frustrating the great reforms of adminis
tration and nuance dei reed by the vote of Novem
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Seventh Thousand Beady.
Did Col. Robert Ingersoll write
The Jericho Road ?
Did the Evangillst D. L. Moody write
The Jericho Road?
Did Rev. Edward Everett Hale write
The Jericho Road?
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The Jericho Road?
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i- The Jericho Road?
Did Hon. John W cutworth write
THERE ARE MANY ACCIDENTY AND FIRES
I which occur from the u-e of the ordinary sul
phur and parlor matches. Either kind of these
matches irrnite readily upon any surface. To pre
vent fire or accidents, which are liable to occur
from their careless use EPHRAIM SMITH. 919 St.
John St., Philadelphia, invented a match known as
"Pennsylvania Safety Match,"
which needs only oue trial for the public to know
its importance. Its peculiarity is that it cannot be
irrnitei! exrent on the snecial preparation furnished
with each box. They do not emii any disagreeable
ntlor nr make ajv startling, crackling sound on
being ignited. They contain ucither sulphur nor
tih,.i. horns, neither are they poisonous. Another
Important point is that they are perfectly safe in
th hands of children: and the rat aud mice carry
ing them off can do no damage. M'. Smith also
manufacturers a special rubber to be placed near
match safes, thereby making these matches as con
venient as those which ignite on any surface. V lth
these improvements they are very desirable for
private dwellings laud business houses in whtth
..mKr,t;v,i mutter is kent. In case one should be
dropped on the tloor mere wouiu oe no uauri ui
Us burning the carpet or igniting i by any acciden
tal means. Grocers nave mem lor sine, aiso man
ufacturer of Parlor and Sulphur niatcnea.
I Centennial Exhibition Prize Medal Awarded.
Eagle Anvil Works I
THE BEST SHOE EVER MADE.
Oalljurirl exam'ne them. in-7dwt
I I &c
Made at the oldest Anvil manufactory in this
country. All English Anvils, after a time, become
hollowing on the face by coni.mil a Hammering in
use, ou account of the fibrous nature of the wrought
iron causiiiL' it to "settle," under the steel.
lint the Doay ot the Kagle Anvil being of crys
tallized iron, such settling cannot occur; and the
steel face therefore remains perfectly true. Also,
i it has the great advantage, that being of a more
solid material, and, consequently, with lets re
bound, the niece forged receives the FULL effect
of the hammer, instead of a part of it being wasted
bv the rebound, as wnh a wrought iron Anvil.
More work can therefore be done on this Anvil
with a hammer one-fifth lighter than required for a
wrought iron Anvil which is more elastic.
The worKtng suriace is in one piece oi jessops
Best tool cast te! l, accurately grounn, nam
I ened and given the proper temper for the heaviest
work. The horn is of tough nn tempered steel.
The cast steel surface is warranted to be thor-
l onghly welded and not to come off.
PRICE LIST, Octobbr 1st, 1876.
Anvils weighing 100 Ths. to 800 5s. 9 cts per 5b
Smaller Anvils, (-'Minims.'") from f '2.75 to JS each.
J. MANEY & CO,,
Patent Wire Signs
Wire Stands a jd Frames for Cloaks. Shawls, Capes,
Ureases. t:oats, Nes s, .laefcets. rams. I mbrel
las. Parasols and Cam s, Blanches for Hats,
Bonnets und Millinery Goods.
Also, a large assortment of FANCY BIRDCAGES.
i:4 Second St. Factory. 1(3 Second St.
170 East Madison Street, CHICAGO.
Railings, Guards. Twistwork for Banks, Coal
Screens, Sand Screens, Flower Stands. Frames for
Ladies' and Gent's Clothing. Sponge Baskets. Mil
liners' Trees and Stands, Wire Signs, a specialty.
STEEL HAIL ! DOUBLE TRACK!
II O Tvl E
T. A. F2EY, Principal
Did Rev. Robert Collyer write
Did Hon. Chas. H. Reed write
The Jericho Road?
The Jericho Road?
The Jsricho Road?
persons has the book
To all these very different
been strongly attributed.
tif"Yoii pay One Dollar for the Book and take
your choice of Authors.
Tho Hartford Conrant calls it
"One of the strunget stories of the season. We
have read everj word of it, aud we do not wonder
tint speculation as to its authorship involves some
very prominent names."
The Springfield Republican calls it
"A swiftly moving story of singular pathos and
humor. Poor Leni by himself is enough to
prove the anonymous amhor a inasaer of his
The Bost-.m Traveler calls !t
"One of the strrngest, most effective a id most
affecting tals a satire on the good Samarhauism
of the world -we luive ever read. No one will
deny the story's strength and force, nor the emi
nent ability of the writer."
The Christian Union culls it
"That remarkably fresh, strong and racy book.
It is by a power nothing less ttiau genius that our
author gradually draws the reader into the deepest
sympathy with poor Lem ; so thit when the book
is finished his hoinelv pathetic figure stays in tbe
memory one of those friends occasionally found
In literature and never afterwards lost."
It will be scut to any address post-paiS on receipt
of price, tl by the publishers,
JANSEN, McCLUKQ & CO., Chicago.
B THIS COLLEGE AIMS TO GIVE
8 I thorough and complete course in
A SHORTHAND, BOOK
AKiTU MUTlU, wa.n
m .....qI,1. fTijlit K.-hool ttim C-
leriuo ivwowMwv.w. - -r- - -
SO obertoMav U 18dt
Established 1837. Manufacturers of Patent Scandi
navian or Jail L cks. Brass Pad Locks for Rail
roads and Switches. Also, Patent Stationary R. R.
Car Door Locks. Patent Piano and Sewing Ma
141 to 145 Railroad Avenue,
Illustrated Catalogues sent on application.
WHY ARE THE
r i .-":v Eli l s
'P"-" """"" ITlr - ClA
K-KEEPING m & qHJ.r' "'rY" -
COMMERCIAL LAW. JT; " ZIK lT .C
CORRESPONDENCE, 0 Jf - VA f ; t, V
English branches. T A'yXmnr Vi rj
. s I iiiT M,
McELHERNE & O'MARA,
ATTORNEYS AND COUNSELORS AT LAW
and Solicitors in Chancery Office opposite
Rock Island House, Rock Island .111. S-30'l wl y
G. M. KELLER, IS. B.
QHYSICIAN AND SURGEON. Residence cot.
i Orleans and Ohio streets, next door to Kohler's
Drug Store. Office over Benser & Thomas' Drng
tore. Market Square, olllce hourc 10 to li a. a., 2 to
p. M. 7-14dAwly
DWABD D. SWIEHET. WILLIAM JAC180N
SW38EHEY & JACESON,
ATTORNEYS AND COUNSELIORS AT LW
OiUce Cor. Eagle and Illinois streets. Rock Isl
and. Illinois. 11-lBdly
K. M. STUliUEON. LUCIAM ADAMS.
STURGEON & ADAMS,
ATTORNEYS AND COUNSELORS AT LAW.
n Office in Mitchell & Lvude'e block. Rock Island
III. Have complete set "of Books f Alistractso
Title of Lands in Rock Island County.
19 PREPARED TO DO PLUMBING IN ALL ITS
branches, also, Uas and Steam r itt:ng.
Call and have estimates made before orderingy our
l' Al ad. ( Levee. )Rock Island.
Stretcher and Ironinq-
Boabd. Most perfect, dura
ble and cheapest ironing-board in the world. Al
ways reaiy for nse: needs no adjusting; tits any
5hirt; never ont of order. Agents Wanted.
GKEEN & FRAZIKK. Manufacturers.
53 & 55 S. Jefferson street, CHICAGO.
We are Agents for Lyman & Frazier's Pat. Lamp
Baltimore and Ohio
The great Short Line from Cincinnati or Columbus
Saving 87 to 110 Miles, and arriving One Train in
Saving 59 Miles, and arriving 5 to 7 Hours in
Saving 125 Miles and arriving 5 to 7 hours In
One Train the 0uickest.
Magnificent Day Coaches
tgPuJlvian Palace l -raicing room and
Are run on this route between St. Louis. Cincin
nati, Columbns, Baltimore, ashington Cltv and
Crossing the Ohio River on
Splendid Iron Railway Bridgei
AT PARKERSBLRG OR BELLAIRE.
t3fT"By this line you avoid all Omnibus Transfers
Tickets for sale at all Ticket Offices in the South
L. M.COLE, TnOS. R. SHARP.
Gen'! Ticket Ag't, Master Transpot'n
Baltimore Md. Baltimore Md.
TUPS. B. BARRV. Oen"l Pass. Ag't. Cincinnati, C
A NEW LIKE I
will give energetic men
work dore bv other parties
t. Eight eminent Professors as Instructors.
The Best and most Elegant Rooms in the West.
3 Boarding Club. Good board $1.50 to f ? a week'
l Ti,n vimt-ciiuui Penmen constantly employed
si Superior individual instruction in Book-keeping. ,
. ti t o invsinshit? to Dnsiness men. f
' VUIUIUVIVi.l " - , -
T. Commercial Arithmetic, thorongn ana practical.
8L Tnequaled advantages lor learning ieiegrapuj.
9. Scholarships good in Forty Colleges.
10. These advantages are possessed Dy no ome
MONTAGUE A MLLIB RIDGE
i tPlease sUte where Ton saw this card.
IS PREPARED TO DO ALL KINDS OF LOO
Work; also to repair Sewing Machtre.
All kinds of Eife Vork a Speciality.
rm. T).l n CrvA 0 Shop on Market Square, west side, south of th
JLir-fc: JScdU wucu uuuvco i ey
TRY THE ENAMELLED PIPE, IT WILL, NOI
Rust or crack aud costs only a trifle mors than
common Irou pipe. Is positively tbe bust thing
for water service pipe. I haye the exclusive agency
for Rock Island. FRED H ASS.
Store in Star Block.
Sizes, siylis and prices to suit every me.
Be sure and ask yoni dealer for the MONITOR.
WM. RESOR & CO., Cincinnati, 0
MAIDFACTOBEhS OF All HUBS OF tTOVES f 0 eflOMQ
AMI HIAT18B rHUCUftU.
"Snd for Catalogue.
Orleans Street Livery.
AHENRV, LI VERT FEED, - SALE AND
t Boarding Stable. Parties and Funerals a S pe
nality. Orleans Street, between Bunalo ana ia
Oharget reasonable. '-',5dtj
Business that will Pay
from fl to $9 per day, can be pursued in your own
neighborhood, and is strictly honorable. Particn
lars free, or samples worth several dollars that wiil
enable you to go to work at once, will be sent on
receipt of 50 ceuts.
Address J. LATHAM & CO.,
Box 2.151. 419 Washington Vt.. Boston. Mass.
Geodyear's Pocket Gymnasium.
Tv"' Lf M0.0( It tit 1t ireD,
L wd stiidinfj, sitting or
HuM!W of grAccTul
Fut iioa.e, ofEca, &choc!s(
xvu 4 ', i far, ifl U N..
tor i-hirrfrwi to H. f l.V.
So. S,rr CbildrtnS tnIO, $1 20 N 4. f. r 4 hiiiir-n 10.H,
ft 11. N"5. fr Letdit-s and UbtHirfa i-t viMriiiiu oj.wmi.s,
$(.. No. 6, far Oen(lemn nf moderate rtti.
No. 7, nsd by forties, Chi.-dreu r GeuU. $2 (JO. Ko. H,
for iiUleiTJ0il of tr. st'nt'tb, 5d. Fn!I -f, family
use, 1 Hch. fl to 6) Two 7. uni Tw"8V. $16.0. Kas.7RT.t1S
ftrefitted with a crevr-efe nui b.ik tft artaeii to tie ccr
6or. A pair of o. 7, iC-t , tt H. 'S.'vJi. jnake a rtwvet
iiymwtnmm find HteftUb L.ift. Kcrt pot-rnM ipt of
priT-p. Exfilu.vie .igr acie f-, nntf d in nn."r-...iirt .'rr.trrT.
Lxeliisivij rirfxt t n4l tb Pc.rt yntiihtm- ?Tird
tbe irentp4 Ktsioi rctnni fi-r email itivenw:?. 1' rm
r nortriv ui4ivfM. wherevtsr .t i pUcesi bvl-unr tLa pub
lic ar.d U mer.es fullv nniiT4wd.
For IUastrted iiwertptivo circnlarn, term, 4c, sddrtn.
Goodyear Rubber Curler Co.,
r. 0. Bt mk. ' 607 Broadway, Naw York
f:i nf. IffA r, t ' -3
New York Cincinnati , Atlantic
Tec. 10. 1S76 !-jx.ci;il. tsprecc. Expret-j.
Lv. Iiuck It-land . . f) a in 1 -45 p m
tialva.... (5 " -1 13 "
"Feoria Hi lo 7 15 " liruara
Ar. Chicago 4:jipiu "hiiam
" Sheldon 3 5'l " : 11 " . 5 30 "
' Lrtfayitte 8 15 " : 1 aiu 7 55 "
" lndiuiib-fiolis . ; 5M " j 4 00 ' 3110 '
" Cia iii!:ati ituO " i 8 40 4 35pm
"Louisville 11 lu "j t- :ju
" Ijocai-tpi rt. . . 5 tl " j f 45 a m
" Columbus 12 45 a ni' 1-2 i"J in ti 10 p m
" Pitti-bnnrh . .. 7 r0 " 7 15pni -!" am
" Wanhington.. 7Wpm 8 5 a in 7Opm
"Baltimore.. fi m "j 70 " fi SO "
" Phi'adelphli.. 1 2- I 7 S5 " a30 "
" New Yo.k 10 SO'' j V 5 " . 0 45 "
" Boton. .. . . in (Many g 4ti p m (j 15 a m
Through Cars fr m I'ei r'a to Ii diar.apoiie, f iu
cinnati or Chicago on day ami night trait .
SPECIAL LIMITED TIC KETS
For sale at rates always as lew as the lowest.
Low Kates Quick Time, and first ciasst accom
modatiuii. arc fact making ttie
trTOE MObT rorULAB IN TIJE WEST,
Send for Map Folder.
A. L. HOPKINS, Gm-I Manager, ( Pi llHa
II. C.1XJWNSKND, Oen. Pass. & 1 k't Agt t 1 tonB-
gg THROUGH TRAINS
New York, Boston,
AND ALL POINTS EAST.
But ONE CHANGE of Cars between Teoria an
New York, Eastern and Southern points.
Ihis une makes quicker time from Peoria tt
eastern points that, any other line.
For Time Schedules see Man Folder rifTUi. ml
Mr Drake ot the Abgus, while in Kew Yk, care- I Midland Bailway.
fully inspected the above described Pocket Oymnn- EOBT KMMETT. CHAS B FOLLBTT
slum, and found it to be as stated by Uoodvear Eastern Pave Ag't, Ccn'l Ticket Ag't,
Bubber Curler Co.. who ar: honorable and reliable i V Indianapolis, Ind. ft rre HauU. In
rieaw statu in wa .t p per jo saw aayeruse n - KTTCUCOOK fi Uen'iSun't, TerreHanta Inii
'-: sl irl
RVr! 0 V V
s . . -jt,-
X,1ii,ots Ia flints
M 11 su,'
Lv Hock Island.
At Blonminiitou ,
" Uuuville ... ;
" l.onisviile. . .
2 45 A.
4 35 -(15
8 15 "
li a5 "
4 25 F.
7 45 "
8 05 "
12. uo r. m
1 45 -
; 6I.O "
. 10 15 "
1 45 v. b.
7 15 "
1 10 A. X.
4 tXl '-
lsli and Express LasThroTish Coach from G! s
bnrgh and Merllning Chair Sleeping . i.r iron: V
oriato Inuianapoiis without tiiHi.L-e.
Atlantic lures arrives in Ptnla-ltlphia 7:w
m.; New York 10:iO p. m., aud ail Eastern and
Southern cities in 'be mori.ing; h:t okk kim
out, snd one train in advance of C hicago lines.
COMPARE TIME TAB I ES.
Eastern" and Southern Express lias Etclining
Chair Sleeping Car wiih State Itooms.
Pecria to Gie cinnati.
UBear p mind that thts is the Only Daily
Train from Peoria reathinc Ihiladelphia, New
York and all Eat-tern cities in the morning.
It will be an absolute necessity in order to seen re
cou.fortable iode:nps daring the Centeinial to
reach Philadelpb;a at an early bonr.
Send for Copy of our Centennial aud Tourist
Ginrie and New Map Folder. . V .
JNO W.BftOWN, Gen'l Pass A'Kckct Aii't
T. J. BUFOED, Gen'l Agent, Davenport, la.
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