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Rock Island Daily Argus.
ROCK ISLAND, TUESDAY, AUGUST 11, 1S91.
All summer coats and vests that are left you can have at half price.
All light weight dress suits that are left you can have at half price.
All light colored business suits that are left you can have at half price.
Pants at half price.
Children's Clothing at half price.
School Suits at half price.
Summer Underwear at half price.
Neglige Shirts at half price.
Straw Hats at half price.
Neckwear at half price.
Children's Waists at half price.
Knee Pants at half price.
All odds and ends must and will go at half price.
We carry no goods over from season to season.
Our fall stock is beginning to come in. We must have more room.
Therefore this great sale.
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1'er Week 1H ns
Frederick Douglass has tendered
resignation as minister to Ilayti.
The St. James Gazette says the MeKin
ley bill has seriously crippled English
Judge Phillips, of the United States
district court of Kansas City, has ap
pointed receivers for the Kansas City
limine and Terminal company and the
Cuieago, Kansas City and Texas Railroad
Richard Cotts Shannon has been ap
pointed minister to Nicaragua, Costa,
Rioa and San Salvador by President Har
rison. J. O. .Wynne, business agent of the
Georgia State Alliance Exchange, is a de
faulter in the sum of $20,UU0.
Mrs. Ltlia Robinson ' Sawtelle, the
pioneer female member of the Massachu
setts bar, and a well-known advocate of
the rights of her sex, died yesterday.
The Farmers' National bank of Au
gusta, Ky., capital Wi.OOO, has been au
thorized to begin business.
There is a prospect that BobFitzsimmons
and Ted Pritchard (of England) will fight
an international mill for flO.'JUO in this
country during the year.
Frederick Woolfenden, cashier of the
Dime Savings bank and a Detroit citizen
of prominence, was drowned at Orion
lake while bathing.
Over f)s,Miu disappeared with Sylverter
Young, the defaulting raiiroad cashier
of Louisville, Ky.
Ohio farmers are suffering heavy losses
from the invasion of an army of grasshop
pers. David King, of Algona. la., who was
bunkoed out of frio). claims he was hyp
notized by the sharpers.
A wonderful cave of mammoth propor
tions has been discovered on a farm near
A report from Madrid says that Balrua
ceda and the Chilian insurgent leaders
htve asked the Spanish government to ar
bitrate their differences.
J. V. Munson, an eccentric philanthrop
ist of Honolulu, Hawaii, died recently
ami left foO.oooto the Salvation Army of
The chase after the Columbus Grove (O.)
bank robber and murderer, has been
abandoned. Detectives will now take np
Nine Italian laborers were seriously in
jured, two of them fatally, in a collision
on the New York, Xew Haven and Hart
ford railway. It was a rear-end.collision.
Dr. H. W. Baldwin and wife, of Kor
walk." Conn , who are doing their honey
moon tour on bicycles, arrived at Chicago
yesterday, thirty-two days out from Xor
walk, miles away.
H. H. Lun!ug died at Galena, Ills., at
the age of S3 years.
A free-for-all fight took place at Alan
thus. Mo., over a pint of whisky, in which
one man was killed, another fatally cut,
and a third slightly wounded. All were
John Langstnff and four children were
stuck by au engine at Oskaloosa, la. Two
of tha children were fatally hurt.
The late Henry Edward, actor and
entumolotrist, for several years carried
SlT.MKI of insurance upon his wonder
ful collection of specimens of lepidop-
The Weather We May Expert.
Washington-. Aug. 11. The following are
the weather indications tor twenty-fuur hours
from i. in. yesterday: For Indiana Loral
rains: slightly rooier weather: westerly winds.
For Illinois Slightly rooier. fair weather in
southern portion, nearly stationary tempera
ture in northern portion, except fcluthtly
warmer m the vicinity of Chicago; westerly
winds. For I'pper Michigan and Wisconsin
Generally fair weather: westerly winds: near
ly stationary temperature, except slightly
warmer in the vicinity of Milwaukee. For
Iowa Generally fair weather: westerly winds;
light changes in temperature; slightly cooler
at nicht. For Lower Michigan Loral rains
and probably thunderstorms in the afternoon;
slightly cooler weather: westerly winds.
Chicago, Aug. 10.
Following were the quotations on the board
Of tr&dn tMlAV: WllOMt 'n 9 Anmiu . 1
. w. ..kiio uycuTO
!W&c, closed c; .September, opened 884e.
ciuseu wr-iu; iwemuer, openea . c, closed
81V6C Corn No. 2 August, opened ttoc, closed
ft!r: spnfpmhitr nninaH Oil . i . ... u.
. M " 1 .. - .v , VIUU UW
October, opened 55c. closed biVr. Oats No.
auKusi, upeoeu ck . cioseu z&c; tsepem
ber, opened 2.-. closed 2He; May, opened
31Vjc. closed 31Hc. l'ork S-eptember, opened
tlO.KH. closed $10.37V; October, opened $10.&.
closed tlU.47: January, opened $18.15. closed
$13.10. Lard .September, opened and closed
Live Stock Following were the prices at the
Union btoclc yards today: Hows Market
fairly active on packing and shipping ac
count, and prices steady and unchanged;
sales ranged at $U0&5.U5 pigs, $4.70
8.70 light, $4.555i4.J rough packing, $4.75&S.50
mixed, and f4.SMii5.t5 heavy packing and
Cattle Market rather active on local and
shipping account and prices well maintained;
quotations ranged at $i.70JS choice
to fancy shipping steers. $4.90r&.0 good to
choice do. $4.504-80 common to fair do. $3.75
&4.40 butchers' steers, $2.6083.50 stackers,
f2.254fr4.25 Texans. S3.4mt.30 feeders. IAX
4.00 cows, $ Ui043.au bulla, and $2.504.50
Sheep Market fairly active and prices
rather favored buyers; Quotations ranged
at $3..WVt.8) westerns, t-l.73ifcj.20 natives, and
Produce: Butter Fancy separator, 18o per
lb; dairies, fancy, fresh. 133,15c; packing
stocks, fresh, loaile. Kggs Loss eff, 15o per
doz. Live poultry uld chickens, loo per lb;
sprang, 10a.li.iiir; roosters. 5H8c; turkeys,
mixed, SftlOc: ducks, USilOc; spring. lO&lOHc
Potatoes St. Louis, early Ohio, $LoUj1.25 per
bbl; Tennessee, $1.2531.3); Alton, sL0t&L25;
Kansas. 3040c per bu; home grown. 5O90oper
sack. Apples Illinois, green. 75o$l.UO per
bbl; choice, fl.UJttl.2,; eating, $L50L75.
Blackberries Michigan, 833750 per ltf-qt case.
Blueberries $L75ii2.iJ0 per lft-qt case. Huckle
berries tl.2iu.L40 per ltt-t case.
New Yokk, Aug. 10.
Wheat No. 2 red winter cash, $LGl$c.: Au
gust, VM-ie: September, tcjjjr; October, W,A.
Corn No. 2 mixed cash, T2!c; August, Jv;
September, 67T6c. Oati-Dulh No. 2 niii -t
cash, 4"iV4c: do .September, SS)4e, Rye Nomi
nal. Barley Nominal. Pork Quiet; new
mess, $ll.X&11.5ti. Lard Quiet; September
86.75; October, $;
Live Stock: Cattle Trading active for low
grades at an advance of a strong 10c per 100
lbs; prime steers in excellent demand; poo ret t
to best native steers, 93.50QS.4g per 100 lbs;
Texans and Colorados, $3.1u&5.85; bulls and
dry cows, J2.L5&3.75. Sheep and Lambs
Sheep dull aad lambs slow at a decline of Uo
per lb: sbeep,$4ft&.45 per 100 lbs; lambs, $6.i0
Hogs Market dull aad lower; lire
hogs. HTOdojn per ISO lbs.