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THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS, MONDAV', DECEMBER -7, 1886.
PROFESSIONAL CAKBS. J. EL BSABDSLEY. . worihv. IT Sfcoodaveiiue. WILLIAM JACKSOJJ, ATTOKSKY AT LAW. Office In Rock Islacl , . Naliuual Bank Builuhtg, Hock ieland, ill. JOHN S. HOLLAND, ITTORNEY AND CUNF-i LOU AT LAW- j 1 over po-toffice, Moliue, liliuois. E. W. HURST, ! ITTORS'EV AVTX'OT NsEI.rOft AT LaW.- l Offire in Maeonir 1 vm(i h!ov-U. over itor.k In- i-ii!.! N'ationn' ii in k. tinr t?ep uwtr AS T. RWRENKT. O. L. Vi!.ii;r SWEENEY & WALEEIi, TTOKNTYS A5DOH'SEHOt AT Hi'e iu Ui-ntotiV block, Kocu isiauu. 1 . .. .-l-cwv TTOKSEY IN PATENT CAVSE. Pa' n. AS Inland, Illinois. Eoi f.Ti. iU TKL. SI. COKBK'J ATTORNEY AT i.A otiry P'lVii-. .J. t'ons. (rilm, Unfit . s;v. Hf. wirt V'nti;:",,ury. wonn v.taia' U W"n!fl, l'htJ ,111 ?-VeriT-?entl: M?;. EVSPAfE!I. The Rors f-l:ir;a TUu-Y Aiwrst: p'jhiK-iiw, jtrwile PosurTicu. lie-: i'"r.vrilfi"ir au-iu'-A :n ; ity. Tr.e Kori i-Wr.-i H'.vLV Anu: ewry Friday. A-lnr .ie!irii;it.:ii: in cur ium wi'h i'a- :it.!L!l.;u-ur. "ifiA-NTLAMP CHIMNEYS A Hi ottered, lor salo represented as good as tiis Famous PEARL TO? BIT THEY Rheumatism (.to on established fact that Hood's Sar 6:ip:irilU has proven an invaluable remedy in many severe cases of rheumatism, e3ect ing remarkablo cures by Us powerful action in correcting the acidity ot the Mood, vliich is th cause ot Uio disease, and purifying and enriching the vita! fluid. It is tcrtainly fair to assume that wliat Hood's Sarsarariila lias douo tor others it will do lur you. Thirelorp, it you suffer the, rains and aches o ilietuaaibiu, give this potent remedy a fair trial A Fositlvo Ciiro. " I was troubled very much v.itli 1 iteuma tism in my hips, aui.ic.4, and riu. i coul.1 hardly v.aiK, anri v. as c. indued to tuy bed a s, id dial of the time. Being rec enrnemitd to try llust" tfenaparlila, I took four butties .:..! am perfectly well. 1 cheerfully rce.'insie'-d li'M-d's Pjrsararilla as oil? ot the b.'st ami perlfiers i:i the w..rld." V. F. Yoox, Eiwiiiitigtoa, lil. For Tv.-eciy Years 1 have been afflicted v.-ith rheumaliln. Before 13 1 f-nnd no reii'-f, b.it I 'U-n lietuin taking Hood's Srsafitriila, and ii i.i.; i;;o more p;ed than all tlio ether medicine J ever had." II. T. BiLfOJt, Shirley. Mas. -I suffered from wh.d tl'.e, deetors called nvjscular r.ieiin:.i:lm. I ti'.-k liood's S;.r atrllla and a:a cti.rely c:irL" J. V. A. iiioL'i'Fiv.T. iftier carikr, ( Im ago, 111. Vfo sh iil be kni to sei:d. tree ot eharuc to ail v.ho tiny tii :re,r lie. 1; eoiaaiirmi; ii.ai.y itiditi-jnal siateiuei-'s oi cut a l y SarsapsriUa PROGRESS OF THE S0C1H. MARVELOUS CHANGES WROUGHT IN THE PAST TWENTY YEARS. Interesting Letter to The Mao u fact arers' Kecord from Hon. William I. Kelley of Voiinlvania-rBiriuingham's Iron In dustry The Colored 1-aborer and th White Cotton Grower. Bai.timokk, Md. Dw. -'4. The United Press is unkbttfi to Tha Manufiicturers1 Reo onl for a conv of a letter received from H m. William 1. kt'Uey, of Pennsylvania in wbieb he jrives his tiS-servaiions of the resours, progress, :ml -rosvts vt the south during Lis iwenl vi.sit Lo '1 ennes.-e-, an l Alubatnu, an-i otiiT s jutl-.oni fctate. Mr Keiley savs: "i I'.avo points of t omparison in viWd reeollet't ions of a visit to these states in l$i7, of trips to Morula in li7I, aud to Macon and ArliixitR i;i The progress in wealth, in Hood's ,!d by Kit (: .'.vlyC. I.i too oscs Cno I ichor. a vtetira Mm wie s is e;Ml And like ell Counter -Kviuiurkable l, A,Tr -OF TliC UI'.-. J :;. if., 1 Aud III: i .t them X&Ssfy Pai.Oct. 2U , TiS i.l.:e.- i raLt.i, 61 ktiiney ai tr.Mii.t k hci la.i.. .1 iiver tnn I.. A'! itef! ! nltrs. in.- .'.diiita t.' fc tr-.Ti.y.'JV -: -1 haw I. iieuueiitiy !.:,-.;.' and liver .'!! ii tti l le'U-i:-ues, ior . : v- ::n l.iiy in :.ie llie . j,i:. . - wi.ii !i w) i e ; I- ..;., n 1'. r in. neu in t: ::nv 1ae ul' Atlih'i.inTi ln;s ; t lie lia"a ILS. d eak oi it n:erit. -l I ..!.. Si..' 1 "msmmt- RAILWAYS IN ILLINOIS. How Much They Earn, tho Vaxos Tley Fay and the People They Kill. Spblsgfuld, Ills., Dtc. 27. It is shown in the annual report ot the Illinois railroad and warehouse commissioners that there are fifty-eight railroads doing lnjsiness in Illinois, and that tho aggregate number of A SEN8A1I0H- YVhy is it tbat three bottles of B. B. B. are sold in Atlanta to one of any other blood remedy, and twice as much con sumed in the state ot Georgia as any other preparation? No one need take our word, but simply ask the druggists. A'k tbe people. They are competent witnesses. Six bouses in Atlanta BTJCKLEK'8 ARNICA SALVE. The greatest medical wonder of the world Warranted to speedily cure burns, bruises, cuts, ulcers, salt rheum, fever soreB, can cers, piles, chilblains, corns, tetter, chnp ped hands, and all skin eruptions, guaran teed to cure in every banuce, or mney refunded. 25 cents per i;os For inle by Harti Ruhnsen ' 1-- Irbi , i'4 JleCtJ' s ;,1 ll at time Mv v.; ed ! ; it i ..li on 1 as lined i He r ll.e. TliH V.a: s.i"ii a i lie a came rilif li: of parties ai'ii I'l up. The PEARL TOP is ilaRiiSaelurcd OMV by GtO, A, MACBST H & GQ PITTSBCiajH, PA. m!"1 : :t.7-Sills ti.th- OVFii'liivs. -onr..ViC' V . W. Lniiil.-! . rtmiiir, A i.-c. I. 1.-. .'I ve. . I'. !iJI:V. SEND 1 mar iry relief, fur as livarii il was ei-i.l fi:e ram i. k. 1 saw am the names .'ertisei! ax having ust'd Athln i knew, so 1 enncjuded to irive I. After tisin it a tew davs I ie::s T. eii an-1 have ri.it been troubled since. Oi-.e i.,.,tlev. a;. all I used." Last I'eiii iiarv, .!. S. Kecler. Theatrical Wiir Maker, NJ. 1 West .Ma.iwin.liHi.e s.i liica::i. Iik-vvasven ba.ri;.--r: iieii cith iiiliaoirialorv rheumatism in "lie td bis lovrlinilw. Mr. Ileeilersa.-s: " 1; 1 1 T cim nieiiieil Ic.-i'K.tswviiins. I iliiiini.t it was il:- ipse, '--.it the paia was too great fur :iia:. tiieu it beyan to spread U. 111 v U z, nearly 1 1 mvkuee. th! the pain was exorw -iai in,:. I was recom'iiended to try AtblofJiort-s. an ! with le-s than a bottle ot'thc medicine, my rli ii::i:iTi-i;.wasei)tinJ.yi!! iv. r.t'r.iin my sy... Uim.an I 1 have nevr'lv. i:trui:'ile-l since.'' Fverc i;rni;itsiiouiii keep Aihlupii'iros ami ililltii'- i ills n i be tio.i-iit 0: the phnr.is t o., 112 :iii sen 1 cither ( arriccA regular pi'i e, v. isi. il 11 wlicre the'." 1 ati-1:-'U the AUd. - .. vclv .,ik, i:i lie t n l e i lpt ( f ; '! 1 ii i-.r I oa! i.ir A: r.ir di.;c-li ti: v.. taOOd, In.rc-. : :i.! ti. Wt :l,:i!i - Mi ill iv... ail: i-icij,..- i'i t ' el : 6i -is ?Ji:fatriblc33 ''0 T-IVFIi OTI, t':ia( i iv ii i Ji' Lviix time IT; '-fir, f''t"n!nTt"N, vi;,i.lam dakragh ekixey. f :u'iiv:tlui conilorL and in pro ivfc u-.adf by those portum vf the ctiiisitry wit 1 1 nlsich I can thu-; institute com-p;-.rinns h;t: b..':-u niarwllous." J u-i'Xi' iv' lk-y s:tys Unit the war had been ih proiiai tto o:lUe of these conditions, but .T. tbe prima! y cause, which was to he r wi in iht-H'ouomic opinions and indus system ih it hud domiuaW the bouth lt. :rf the wii; undt-r which shp neither had nor tK'sir'd io havo jmpulowa towng or n Kre'it cilv, which hr thm hndTS regardefl, as Jeff-(- mi had donof as $nvat sores; and nnnti" n port' on of a speech made by bim s !t u, ii.r, at Montgomery, Ala., Jn which )) n iVnv.i io the vast uiinerl wealth of the si. nth. and urg.-d it, dovelopriK-nt. The lot tor tiu'Li coiituiui-s: l"'n view .d tho im-in--u." development of the coal ami iron .rn of the1 states, and the in cie:iM' m in:titU'i and extent of ii'dti-trmi centers 1 saw in Tennessee aii-i Alithanui, the euanf-e wrought from ill1!; til! now has been nsarvellrms and may v. te loiiuidisl as tho wurk of Titans. Tiiesvstein f raihvads that now traverses ihe soclh .ire as m'ifect in the construction of road-Ud. track and hridce and in passen- ! s;er cars and th moans irovitled for tbe ' i-aii-;portation of freight as those of tbe iwi'th. La tend raid, brunch fnun tbom into iiii'h vallevs as urn known to bo espO' eiriilv rirli, not in iron alone, tmt ! m oilier minerals, som of which I are found in siifh pruftiMun and such a poar li"ii u lo s.-em ! ttuly eoloii; laws as else v. iifiv ii'lu-tr.iit- f." ( "hatTaivwi-a is ehTraetoriTiM as a city uh no it'dt.sti ies 3!-e widelv div'rsilied. "It i.:;s n tamiorv Mild to 1 the largest in th- v. 'Id,' sacs ihe writer, "and the laltor it ej;.pi.-vs i- colored, and it, was in coimectiou u.i'ii lite h'.'tu.-s ot tlie.' In I hirers that my at- t. niii'ii v.a.- lir-t drau tit the striking con u ,: r. Ift wts-a tho neat, commodious awl v. i p.iii t. d hoine of the iiern laborer, i, ii.t rir, . lu' ltiiii:. ai.d mechanical pursuits, and the t':tm in which the poor white v-overs ot v.iti.uu Uvh now, as they did tie fore the war. I'.iiiniitrliaiu,' continues Mr. Kelley, '1;;; !.! liie advantage i'hnttanooga derives r .-ui it ihmtion on n river. It is an inter ior town. Wheti tlw war chsed its site was- a tcnuntles w iiderncr.i, hut it is now an in- (i!-'iuil center, the energy of whose more m Sytxtii udiahitantis and tho resotirre l.. !Tiil i l.i- i' v iihui a few miles of the city heads, v. iiu-ii tit y have piado tributary tc ih'.'ir p:-"itv:ty, would le a marvel in any i-Mintrv. in view of the fai i!.;.t the uan-ow s;rip of land which il ; v U-s t he coal ii nd ore l!s. of li-.istoue, it i- not surprising tlmt --n i "uine men of liurmmghan. h 'ii'-c ;h.-tt ihev will lie able to make n - heiii- v a-s to Mion close up the work: I'.-uiiviMiiiin r.nd iorce her iron masters i tn. ;r emnloves to i e .establish thein'x.-lvts miles of track used in their operation is i are buying B. B. B. in five and ten gross lots, and some of them buy as often as every two months. Why these unpre cedented sales here at come with so little advertising? Modesty forbids us making auyrcnly. Had B. B. B. been before tbe public ft quarter or half a ctntuerv, it would not be necessary to be bolstered up with crutches of page advert&ments now. Merit will conquer and down money. $1-00 Worth $500-000 For four years I Lave been a sufferer from a terrible form of Rheumatism, wbich reduced me so low that all hope of recovery was given up. I Lave buffered the most excruciating pain day and night, and often while writhing in agony have wished I could die. 1 have tried every thing known for that disease, but notlk ing did me any good, aud have had gome of the finest physicians of tbe state lo work on me, but all to no eftect. I have spent over 800 without nndimreUei. I am now proud to say that after usirj only one bottle of B. B. B. I am enabled to walk around and attend to business, and I would not take $500 for the. beoefit received from one single bottle of B. B. B. I refer to all merchants and business men of this town. Yours, most trulv, E. O.Gaba. Waver! y, Walker county, Texas. HeBwallowed 15 I have been troubled with a serious blood disease for six yers. and have ex pended ov.-r $2o0.00 for worthless rem edies whica did me no goon, the use of 15 bottles of B. B. B. has about cured me doing more ood than all other remedies combined. It is aouick St,4U3. The capital stock of the roads has in- ereased since JSSo to the amount of $7j4,1:;,- : which is a gain of over 31,000,00 The gross eariunin m Illinois exceed $o5,- 000,0K. This is derived as follows: Pas sengers, $l;.,00o,000; freights, 87,000,000; other sources 000,000. The total operating expenses and taxes in Illinois ware H5,0o0,- 000. torty-ume roads reportixg show aa aggregate gross profit of over $:M,uOO,00J, and four roads exhibit a gross loss of over $5,000,uou The employes of the roads in Illinois were paid the sum of .IJ.S''i it. The railroads pud $2,3-'4,4c taxes for ISSri, in this state. Thev carried l0,-'SS4.S.rt tons of Illinois grain, bve stock and coal Twelve passengers and 'i4$ other persons were killed in Illinois by railroad accidents, and &S persons were injured. There ware twenty-three employes killed aui 'iO'J iiijuie i while coupling cars. REMEMBERING THE POOR. An Ohio l.tea That Will I'.er Inflnite ICepetltiocu Cleveland, Ohio, Usa. 27. Some titue ago The Leader (newspaper) started a Cnnsi-mass-dirmer funa for the worthy pour of the city Contributions poured In and Friday morning the fuud amounted to t.60U. At 'J o'clocfc tiie Uistiubution ban. Th.:ns w.jre ii,C! basket, and e&i-h basket. couttiued a lure tui key, a pock of potatoes, a hidt' p:und of butter, a two-pound loaf of bread, a balf-doz m onions, thrse or four oranges, parsley, er c. The baskets were iven out at the gTat tabernacle on Ontario street. A Christmas card was tied to each basket, with directions in English, German and Bo hemian fur cooking a sumptuous Christ mas dinner with the. material furnished. Some of the people who applied for tickets I ,H, i (i- 1 - f. c::ni Pennyroyal Pi! is. CHICHESTER'S ENGLISH.' THK O'.'.IUI.VAI. ASK ONLY CRNUINii. i!ifc ;itwi :il-.va r-li:i'!e. Hewurf of wok:; imitAtiotin; er I.AIHH?. i Evil.!-'!" trlttr. or inr -e t. - jr-iBj l' i .(-r by rcoim n: iii. r. V.tKfi. (hiir nKsit, u ;ip:1!i a t'.Vl M-t'h-'ir. ()" "' !ii.-eh-"t Agents-, ii-'-.n. . 9 ..... . -.- rV ,. r,,v ., ....... a.. -.,i I,... : : lar.d ':v v. t:- .". .-',i. .-. i i-ol tn.-v.-i.-rifi. SY ALL DaUGGiSTS. BIKE'S i;.y, sj-'-nnin i Atuuioii a in iniiiC:; i.car rh.ireoa!. the l,i-s and fchops ita-n i.ins. hurl i..L- ,Ln.;n in thuir t'amilir ami ill Ciih enrrU Vnr tho Ml i ranm-atA liastR had HCPOLPH. been piled up, and in each one was placed a laiiartta. Ala., April J, 1M0. quart can of oysters. The crowd was very I large, and the distribution was the greatest thing of the kind in the history of the city. Mrs. Victor's Christinas Fresent. CoLfMBrs, O., D?c. 27. Governor For- aker Saturd iy pirdaned from tbe Ohio pen itentiary Sarah I. V ictor, tne noted pris oner sent from Cleveland on a life sentence. The pipers were delivered at the chapel ex ercises, wiuco take place at Jl a. tn , and in tho preseiuv of the frreat lai-ons o! other convicts. Mrs. Victor is one of the most not xl of Ohio convict, and few in the country have received bo much attention from the press. For many vears, as eaeh Christmas approached, she bus busied htrst it in gettur; little notions iu readmess iu the nope that she would be par doned. She had made- similar preparations thin venr to meet and remember her friend. Her crime was the poisoning of ber brother JS'i7, in order to get his life insur ance which was made for her benefit. Sh was sentenced to be hung, but became insane before the day of her execution, and tho st u teuce was commuted to imprisonment lor life. Later an accidental fall restore! her reason. She has always maintained her in- r.cxreuce and doubts as to the correctness of the chemical examination of her brother's body is the prin'-ipal cause of her release. Hnw a Humor Out Abroad. New York, IKc. '27. A rumor in Walt street, Fri lay, that the emperor of Germany was dead, proved to he without foundation. The origin of the report was traced by a re porter through several brokers to a gentle man m a brokers oftico in Mroadwav, who admitted saving to a friend on oieiu:i: telegram: "The emperor William ,i dead." This was intended as a joke. The friend rushed out and repeated the statemout, and in a few minutes the i urnor of the emperor's death had leeu printed as part of the news by the various ticker and bulletins. Prizes for Horticulturists. B.TSTOX. Dec. '27 The will of tlw late Hon. 1 ii r shall P. Wilder gives to the Massa chusetts horticultural society $l,tXN, of wtucn the annual income is to tie given Demonstrated Kent. Sparta, Ga.. May 15, 18S6, Bioid Baim C o. You will please ship us per first freight one cross B. B. B. It gives us pleasure to report a good trade for this prepbration. Indeed it hiis far eclipsed all other blood remedies, both in demonstrated merit and rapid sale with us. Rozieb & Vakdrmax. A Michigan woman kicked a bear to death. The restoration to health of our chiid wo considered uncertain. When two weeks old she caught coM. For IS months was not able to breathe through her nos trils. Upon useinir Efy? Cream Balm her difficulty is removed -, she breaches natural ly. Mr. dr.'Mrs. J. M. mUU, Oswego. N. Y. THIS MOLIISTB WAG ' The Moline Wagon Comp5) fe&A.d&L.ai no fee'! t isi42i?u:; isii. , xaan. CHia izr.'.tl. ( Ch.cas; it. dark lit. P1IYSIC1A5 SUIiuHW am eh I WMi! I . -7 r? if. ess?ilte ' &rr rzk i - v.r A ? BOW??- . i Al: -" 1.5 Manufacturers Farn, SpriDg and Freight Wagon:... A ful! and ;onif.lelc line ol Platform and otlier Spkiku Wagons, especially adapte to the Western Trade, of superior workmanship and finish. CIlluttraitid Price Lit 'ree od aipiiCRtion. See tlie Moliut; Waon before purcharin iw. W. E. KNICKERBOCKER, Metaphysician or Mind Cure, Y0UK3Mh: MO. 205 BRADY ST., DAVES PORT Diseases of f.vi :. s cf lil all Kinds Successfully Treated. CONSULTATION FREE. :cc;s U 'd V All who defire full information about the caute and cur; of Plood Poisons, Scrofula and Scrofulous Swellings, Ulcers, Sores, Kheumati.sm, Kidney Complaint, Catarrh, etc.. ca secure by mail, free, a copy of our 32 page Illustrated Book of Wonders, tilled with the most wonaertui and fartling proof ever before known. Address. Blood Balm Co., Atlanta, Ga. For sale by T. H. Thomas. Tid ad pernors who by ihei dance nr Folly s: .-r,y j.-! ipon trieuiieives the cvu ipoa the heeii of fun,: . r aauire, should coiiult i l,s once. Ke mem tier! Ner . with-iit drcHn-.si or ilelttiit power ircatc'd scien.tifi:3!; never failing success. Wtiat you bave t.!tca or !.:. W The terr'blo poist. bad blood and skin tit . r. tied without m?ti!'. Hf i horrible disease. I: treated, curses the pre.; . All unnatural d. wuhout iiinirance io bus.; Ii)th true cous.ilt eonlui experience important. A nn ii-r, j;.iaramee of cure gi'en in every c ut-e ui:u r taken. MT'ufferers tsti any ! n.u te dlr.case wite History and Sviiipioins y. r tiniily. Cast solicited wj.i;i i.int.ri ht re cu;c. Chronic, NervttUf -nii Ii!s..!te -:.y iii .pe n exhaustive sytn j i4:n.i4!oitt.j i io stuoy your own case, nr hy letter, free. rh4u5tnd cured. OtK vat. 4Those contempi Dr. Clarke's celebrated niin each isc, both a sc., fstsmi' caseconRuIt UB.CIARIii may !ve future suffc'rinai a: year to life. Medicines sei exposure. Hours, S to 8 ; v Funxsutawney, Pa., has acrow tbat is fonder of chewing gum than is a Boston iir). He steals pennies and buys it from a grocery nr. an who knows bis weakness. The complaint of thousands suffering from asthma and colds, is they cannot sleep mirbls. Try Burk's White Pine halsatn. It is the best preparation known lor all lung trouble. Price 50 cents Ail peopie lock attractive when their color and complexion is clear. If your skin is sallow and you are bilious take Little Apricot pills they will cure you. Price 2. cents at Harlz & Bahnsen . Bark's White Fine Balsam- Fi'r the positive cure of coughs, colds and croup. We know of no way to make it more emphatic than Burk's White Pine balsam leads alt other cough remedies. It is no wonder that people complain of hard times when they pay a doctor bill tvtrv few months, amounting to several dollars, instead of keeping on hand some pru- ; - - - Itr.uT t of the oi J ic;t.-e (villi (.r tjii..L"s -ana ail A " 'v -vW r.f.l,:- er.ii- " N'l til 'T :.'.C. IS. .Mmm.-, 3 iiv. Aue atMl MTCome and eee o. PARK & ELLIS Have received their- WINTER STOCK OF Boots and Shoes, Wliicii have been placed at very low prices. 1 704 Second Avenue. R. J. HOWEY, Veterinary Surgeon, l folcen F. D. CLASKE, W. D., 186 So. Clark St., Ch'csgo.iU Catarrh 0 JpftiSaUA! linn HchU ELY'S esmBalin unirth fbe head s Inf.amma- sorea. 1'iti'B the sen of lisle, hear Iirijes for pears an.i American Rrais, and j reliable medicine like Burlt'n Wbite Pine fiMilbUbua. .i '. 1 )'" I, BAM j Cocoa. fu. Oil h.1.-. fHirt; tiiKfi th-- a.' ,i v. i. it L;: et r-. o'.'-a- it I-' i.ii.v, sj'ain nf "annishni and ' ores ul in tbt i Iroiiaion, are pro hv, and the woo.1 uiily fuel ucd iu is durived frojn The WutMltack L-ouipauy cv.u over 1 uid, iu which f brwn and red hem eiuiar and nniEOietic i:u-i't hme.stone anil &iemmj;ly ii;.'XiiiiUni.ibu: ui'pii- ot wuou and coLiug ct sal. 'I'hift s-uiupatiy has dctcrmint?d tc i-.iiii met. two iiirtiafcs for the nisnufaciure of coLc ti 'in us a pivl. miliary fU p to the s- of iiniifii-- icpr" tC. i'-.-Mii JVl iHI' to tbi American iwmologicul society frl.uio. of which the income is to be offorwi in Wilder medals fr objects of special merit; also ?4,ft.t) tor the general purpose of the society. TUh Iteaf 3Iute Munlur. RALKKiii, N. C, Dec. 'Jl. The body of Miss Turhntjn, who was murdemi by her ieaf mute lover, Ringham, a ivw days ajio, has been found. There was a bullet in her brain and a stab in her ivk. and the buz airds had eaten her eyes anJ tongue on;.. Otherwise she was carefully disposed with ber hands ovyr her breast. The murderer's whsreabouti have not been diwrovered. , 11! Kit ttobh.itini'Mit I'v tli-1 ton euL pat tii-s of ioU'Viv lure th" pveduuo.i Anniston hs u." pat iy tic imlep and I that th r hjd nd- booiit1 r.nd I liave U en n; is hardly ti I Will, 1.. V-.IC 1 on; ol the it- ii' pia itini; cnl d'-vMpm. -.it d i'ii'-tiy ti;;it iu nam., tzed by th.' ppnhn ctr, it decade., sihaii iiavvpas-etl, ic ren'.arknbio centers f iron, A Victim of the Pool-Kuotn. Nfew York, Dec. 27. Henry Oldenburg, of Brooklyn, furmerly a produce deaier, com mitted suicide Friday by jumping from a ferry ioat into tne river. Belore jumping he tiXik off bis overcoat and threw it on tue deck. In a pocket was found a note, written by Ol'-loiilerg. saying that he wus no good to himself or family, and waj'ain all ni.'u to keep nivay from horse races and piMi -rooms. Stahlit'd tiicttt Tiiuen by !ritte. Sal:m, Mass.. Dec. -7. Nel! Hubbard, a notorious character, was ttuhb.:J tif;ht times by her husband, Wiiiiain fciiiauuahan, during a quarrel Friday evening. Tne latter as arreste l. balsam that would cost them but 50 cents, and perhaps cure three or four colds. Sold by Hartz & Bahnsen. Baik' White Fine Balsam. It will be found equally efficacious in coid.e and coughs of long standiug. re lieving the diMrvss and restoring the ihro&t to its normal state. For saie by Hartz & Bahnsen. Hartz & Bahnsen would recommend to you Little Apricot pills. They are uar an teed lo cure dyspepsia and all dise.es arising from a deranged stomach Tbe use of the pills occasionally will keep off sick hc&aacle Miss Jennie Vaughn has personally cultivated a fibrin in Butte county. Dakota, this year, and at odd limes has aUingled her house. rr T, c r ii- jfeMirii..liel!. A hAY-FEVE P.'.Ml've Cure Craam Balm fiw ca.neii an e: -':.. re,iuUlioE wiierev?ikiawn.di(ii'lac'mi.8liiib rri parafions. A panicle 1 applied into earl, u.i-nl relieves pain at once, is aereeable tn ii-. T'u Wc. at firuK(ritd. ot bvroail. tjnd for i irdiiMr. KLT BKOTnBi.PraL-iM. . X. T. 101 '.tie OuTario Veleriuary College.) Havini; bail Twelve yp.nre practice, I am pre pared to treat all Disea ses of Horses and Cattle. Charger Reasonable. Calif aucriiid to night or ay. Cfflci- a! Zwkker 1 Frick'e Livery stable. Telephone No. 1163. ROCK ISLAND. ILL- New Hardware Store, NO. 1623 SECOND AVENUE, MOTT & UDDERS, Proprietors. JSfA general line of nard'.vare, and Carpenter's supplied. A specialty of Shelf goods Telephone No. 1142 THE k,TIYOLI, M. MAGRUM, Proprietor, 5? Second Avenue, Opp. Harper House. Mf"The-Tiv . !.:'' has UTeiy t-t;i traf ru,tJ a Vzlzce equaling in every respect the finef fialoor'E Cr.:cen -'.iTHiiEj ;u!y'h:rt h ie !hrf cities . A Emt'erof Merhanicalt'em kei p tue t-t'tsthi-ha;-ut ixvi ;n"rui ilit- not wiatht-r. Tie Liquid Rt?freeluaent diFpnte(l a! iltif e?iaiiiishmen: ir in keejurifc' wnfc iit jrrand improvement. Aji elegant luuch scrvt'd t.VLry moniinii. All klntls of Sandwichee served of; thorl votice. ADVERTISERS can leani the exact cost of any proposed line of advertisinsf in American papers by addressing Geo. P. Roweli Co., Newspaper Advernsir j BureJiu, IO Spruce St., New York. :rt"ts. for "OO-P-- i--.;rnphle.t. 1 M .tin' r--woraa Fob Ar,D INFANTSNYAtlDS mi S.!1 ir.Itock Ir per House (iriii: -T r t-e.' I - : - : Vl''t.viiiiJ'Ui' l t !....,.r:Mm.risnr OK v.-sboans arc mmte vitu z Ient-M'o:l rira. TheStroip Z'l i-'-.ar-i- best TVuat;rB ia tha r,,;i:i. Sjrr sie by cl! cieli.s. : ..innnti!. may lT-dwly lCrWSrrC Its cinses, and a nw and snc- 1 K (ILi-Mj coi-sful CUPE at yon r own Tl 1 1 hom'. hv one who wa deaf twenn'-eiht jJ yeare. Trcared by Duwt of noted tpeciaiiu without henrilt. G'ur&f htKtf in three months, and since tlit-ji hundreds) of others. Full particu lurs fct-ut on application T. b IMC.E, No. 4! Wept iJlstSt., N. Y. City. WEAKiUfiDEVELQPED Parts of the Body Enlarged. Oevelooed nni mnsngtbeiied. tiitnple.luirin'rjj. Bore Sl M'reattuent Full iarticalar, tettimoniai,ic, maiid maiad, iree To enly perfect substitute Ior lvotheffl milk. invaluable m Ctiole fnfiintum uid ToethlniT. A rri'-rti-vs-t tl for.:', ior Dys peptics Cohsumpt'vos Convaiescents. Ft-rf. r-, nutrient m al! Wasting Pisejses. fcequirn CcchUiir Our Bo):-:, The Cafe and Foeding of infants ine-:- '" UOuIBIt. GUODALiS 4t CO.. EohWu. Matl WESTERN INVESTMENT Two-ston- brick bniinecP honie. irontp two main Jtr-cts. Crowins Countv Seat. Kan Sas. 5 OOO iopuilioii SVili pl-11 hilrnwure aiuimiiii.nit.iit buinen. Part cuih. part lonl; timi'. Eitahiihi-cl fight Team. Annual eaie SIXTY THOUSAND. Be quick. KANSAS HARDWARE. Box 554 ST. ,)I)SKI'U. MO. WE AS ,M Currpnt t .;ir.-ir. ITianrntiy f trc-iij'i (-" :" The &Mdeii tfeciric 'v" may 17-dwly , .T . ifh'lilfti-dthm' "j I i il.-. Mt;-'v or V! I'i IriOiH tO !!. - N.' ' I'iI-R"Vrl i ; ' ritf ti',Qt?rwrj. " ,-:r;--v.t'l Ki.'r '. I :.Vr l'- I', A K N KSfe . Itis (f..'iin i! i.-ltirt!HS 1 : . -.i."v jiil.Tt'fur rcliiC ..: i' ''Bii;. '.. W. ri'.( t-N'p r- . tfiictnttJl.'. WIP - w i i u s t . , C h ic a go. stetl ami kinilrc t inil'.:stries (liost- WtitHlertnlfy eti.h.we.l S Ahiii.-ini.t a!nl T.-iiii..v. '' to Ih fouml in A II.i.11ijK Mt moral, fciofx CfTV, Ioa, Di-c. -4. The Woman t Christian Tiinijierani-e union of Sioux City has nrpinize:! tin ineori 'iration for the pur po-eot tnitUi!iiaJna'i:iiK'K m.-uiDriai uun-nng. luru).e ltUatli of u Art i'lTlLAJii'-LPHlA, Pa.. Itoc. CT. Mits LiHie Hinton. the actress, dietl Fri.luy nij;rit at her i;her'.-i resilience in this ci:y, of typhoid a-JUiuonia. urter a bnel iiiueaa. i t. ifiiii i (nr tins inii'iw was bought nesil.tv a rahiiibio pro'tynt tin enr ii' 1'i.M-Ci' and 'VHiith tets, '.Mxl.V A tiiii!.hnr et.itm nut lei! than J.VW, -, t.. l.n' trerteJ Ut tiie memory o;' lt.'v. (hor-i C. Hadiiook, wiio fell iu the lino nf las duty. Aug. i. at the hands of the f-itloon conspirators. Anions the iueorpora tois aide from leading teniiK'ranee women oi Si. tux City, me J. Khen Foster, of Cim tou; Mi-. M. J. AMrii'lt. of Cedar Kupids, ani Mrs. Jsa.!"- S. S;rull-, t 1'Mnrs, win- ot the ii.emU.-r ot euiiruis f ruin thudis- tn-t. A Ilaco far in, OOO Arranged. Sas J itANfTisco, lee. 4 A great trot ting race betnveii Oliver K. aud Harry IViike.-i f(r .'.'f' n side was arranged Wednesday even iny he!. ween the owners of thise hcres. The rare wilt ink place in this eny on .April 'Z. ami will 1p tli lwt throe li-'at- ic tt-- . to harness. Fiv thousand dol lars K.'i, hoi'u lieposiieil us a (on'eiu The First Keen Twinpe- As the season advances, the paint and at;hw by which rheumatism makes itself known, are experienced after every ex po&ure. It ia not claimed that Hood's S;irsaparilia is a specific for rheumatism we doubt if there is, or can be, such a remedy. But the thousands benefited by Hood's Sarsupurilla, warrant us in urging oihera who suffer from rbeumatis mot tiise it before the first keen twinge. JohnH. Phelps, of Scranton, Pa., has a hen that steals chickens from other hens. Mr. Editor Many of your readers may be benefited by the knowledge of si ch an excellent remedy as Dr. Jones' R d Clover Tonic, which produces the m9l favorable results in disorders of the Ih'er. stomach nnd kidnevs, ana is a valu able remedy in dyspepsia; also, debility arising from malaria or other causes. It io h perfect tonic, appetizer, blood puri fi. r nnd a sure cure for ague Price 50 ccats. A Suvuge Criticism. London-, Dec. UT.Tne Daily yews refer ring to lird Salisbury's overture to L"rd HariJiistou says: "Hy ttiLs net of miserntth weakness, miscuIleJ patriotism, Loni Salis bury aekiiwledgi36 that tho Conservatives an absolutely dependent upou tho wiil and pleasure of Urd llaiuh!ph Ohurcuill H is not strange that many Conservatives arc puzzled and indignant at the feeblene.Vi of tjeir lfailers, which must inevittbly damage tne reputation of mo-lern Conservatism." A WALKING SKELETON. Mr. E. Springer, of Mechanic&buro:, Pa., writes: "I was afflicted with lung i'cvi-r and abscess on lungs, nnd reduced to .1 tcidking Skikion. Got a free trial hot lie of In. King's New Discovery for Consumption, which did me so much irood that 1 bought a doliar bottle After usicg throe botln-s, found myself once more a man. completely restored to health, with a hearty appetite, and a gain in fle&h of 4 lbs." Call at Hartz & IJuhnsen's drug store and get a free trial bottle of iiiifl certain cure for all Lung Diseases. Lare bottles $1 00. Buford & Looslev, GENERAli nsurance Agents. pres. -. G-. BOBHLER, Ice Cream Parlors, Bakery, CONFECTIONERY, CIGARS. Etc., No. 1109 Third Avenue, Rock Island. !.lv of fun of tii3.li- !U3 U' v.r.ifcr. EX(3HANGE 'HALL. RUDOLPH SCKWECKE. SALOON And MILLIARD HALL, Btlow the C. Ii. I. & P. D jwd. M.;Ui e Ave.. Uock Island. HI. Imported and rvBiemc Bf-tr and 'ViT::. iibcr ..vfi Co: iir si - au har.d. nI. YER3UBY, Plumbing, Steam and Gas Fitting, Knowles' Stam LOSSES PROMPTLY PAIi' Tonr i'sitretiti-i frfc 'Off of m Arttn I'arliitiiHuit To Be Further rroroRuml. London, Dec. 27. It has been virtually decided to further prorojruj parliam.-ut until the second week in February, as Lord Churchill alone insisted on au early meeting of that body when the subject was last dis cussed iu the cabinet. Lord Colin Wantg to Try It Over. London, Doc. 27. Lord Colin Campbell's solicitors have applied the divorce regis try for a new trial of is esse against Lady Colin on the ground that the verdict of the jury iu the recent trial was against the weight of evidence. A Left -Handed Compliment. London, Dec. 27. The Times says Lord Randolph Churchill's resignation will do more for economic reform iu one year than his administration would be able to do m a dozen. Lord It and y Astounded and Irritated. London, Dec 27. Lord Churchill is much irritated as well as astounded at the unani mity of Conservative denunciation of his conduct. O'Brien Appeals to the Courta. Dublin, Dec, 27. Over a dozen National league meetings were held in Ireland Friday. Mr. William O'Brien, editor of United Ire land, has begun a legal action to recover fr;5,bOU damages from The Dublin Express for libel in accusing him of being a swindler and on "Invincible. " Henry Quirk, a Cherokee Indian in Indianapolis, says he is a half-brother of Stonewall Jackson, whose father was Kictit.rd May, of Hardin county, Ken tucky. The properties of Mishler's Herb Bit ters re wholly medicinal. H is com i-our.ded on scientific principles upon a Gmnan forimiia. 200 years old. Clergy men, temperance people, and all oilier clanpes who oppose strong drink on prin ciple, endorse and recommend our great household remedy. It is a sure cure for kidney anil liver complaints. Bulgan Greet Alexander. Paris, Dec. U7. A dispatch from Cologne says the Bulgarian deputation of notables met Prince Alexander at that place Friday. The greetings exchanged are said to have been most cordial. A somnambulist in Albany, Ga., noted ior his sleeping-walking feats, shot one of his fingers off the other night while fighting two imaginary burglars. Jim McGrath, of Red Gulch, Idaho, amputated three fingers of his left hand which had been crushed by a falling tree. Ji. CARD. To all vlio .ire aufTcring from tho errors and Indiscretions ur ytmia, norvoue weakness, early doiiar, losaof TKiniioM, tc, I will aoud a reel; that will euro jou.rr.EE OF CHARGE. This groat remedy waft dlsrovorod by a missionary la South America. Send a soll-addrosaed envolope to tho Ittv. Josuril T. IKMAX. Station D. Few Tork Ciy. At a poultry establishment in Center. ville, U. T., men make $3 a day picking turkerg and i;et at 8 cents apiece. When Viilting Sew 5! oik 6io at the newlv opened and central ly located Sturlevant house, Broadway and Twcntv-ninth Street. Largely re. built; entirely refurnished; new plumbing; new elevator, etc. Ferfect cuisine; rood erate prices; convenient to all the eleva ted railroad stations. Matthews & Pier. son, proprietors. Servo as Debilitated Men. iTou are allowed a free trial of tkirtj, daps of the use of Dr. Dye's Celebrated Voltaic Belt with Electric Suspensory Appliances, for the speedy relief and per manent cure of Kervous Debility, loss of VituJity and Manhood, and all kindred troubles. Also, for many other diseases. Complete restoration to health, vigor and manhood guaranteed. '.No risk is incurred Illustrated pamphlet, with full informa tion, terms, etc., mailed free by addressv ing Voltaic He t go., Marshall. Mich. deod & W. O, E. MIL i rr S rrr EXECl'TES C't V'rouiiSt. Caf ! and !..- au Pacaiiiir of all ..i .-. ; Ofli. nu:ps, Inspirators and Ejectors, "i:. . :; J P.r-.r.- ti'i of every digciition: Kuobar Bo ..; vwt. pijiv. "Si.. 2l7EUhteenth Si.. HO, K I -LA NT. 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