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I xxxix. U 296 I Single Copies S Cent. 1 Par Wxk IS Cents, OPPOSITION - R0C&3 ISLAND, FK I DAY, 0 CTOBER 2, 1891. X 0 rn 11 c 11 ,hio 111 We Point With! Pride To our immense line of Fall Overcoats. To our immense line of Men's Dress Suits. To our immense line of Men's Business Suits. To our immense line, of Boys' and Children's Clothiu a it . r THE LOWEST PRICES YET NAMED FOR EQUAL VALUES. Never have better goods been shown. Never have greater varieties been shown. Never have prices been so low. Every department full of new novelties. Rich in quality, all the leading styles, plenty of them THERE IS Nil ROOM FOR IMPROVEMENT m ilTTR MEM'S updatm.? . www xiAAjxi u UJUL 3.HiJLlTimil, There is no Boom for ImproTement in Our Boys' ai Wren's Department. CiTUdrrTsl Reefers ' Children's Blazers Children's 3-Piece Suits Children's Double-Breasted ; Suits Children's Nobby Kilt Suits Children's Fine Overcoats Nobby Hats, Nobby Ties, No End to Them. mi London doing ROOK ISLAND. Company, ABBREVIATED TELEGRAMS. Denmark has removed the embargo on American pork. Eight miners were killed in a colliery .. accident in Wales. Ten thousand coal miners are on a strike in the Pittsburg district for the 3cent rate. South DiUota Democrats have nomi nated J. M. Wood, of Rapid City, for con gress. The southern interstate exposition was opened with imposing ceremonies at Ral eigh, N. C. The Michigan university at Ann Ar bor is open with the largest attendance In its history. - Snow is falling in Montana nd the Northwest territory, and a cold wave ia : moving rapidly eastward. t The crews of three wrecked English vessels have reached New York from dig erent parts of the world. It was $8,000 in cash and 133,000 in se curities that the burglar obtained by "cracking" the bank at Fort Howard, Wis. George William Curtis was re-elected president of the National Civil Service Kelorm league at the convention at Buf falo, N. Y. A train loaded with workmen waa wrecked near Jay Gould's house at Irving tou, on the New York Central, by a broken axlf No one was hurt. Three hundred job printers and Drees- men struck at Pittsburg against the wage ' scale submitted by the proprietors. Nearly ' every, office iu the city is closed in conse-queuee. The autograph collection of Edward H. Letlingwell. of New Haven, has been sold bringing $51,101.07. He spent a larc. fortune collecting, and had the largest probably in the world. Edgar H. Kellogg, the Chicago agent of the Home Life Insurance company, of Brooklyn, N. Y., has been sued by that corporation for :J0.00O, said to have been misappropriated by him. The New England Homestead is author. Ity for the statement that the tobacco crop of this country this year is from 50, 009 to 70,000 cases short of the usual de mand for domestic tobacco. An attempt is said to have been made to blow up a bridge over which the emperor of Austria was about to pass in a railroad train. The would-be assassins were seen by watchmen, and their design frustrated. The emperor arrived in safety at Prague. People on a passing yacht detected William Wyncoop trying to drown his sweetheart, Maggie Carroll, because she bad remarked that another young man was "very nice." The yacht people saved the girl, and then didn't drown the whelp. What Woodruff Stole from Arkansas. LITTLE ROCK. Oct. 2. Ex-Treasurer Woodruff's total shortage has been ur. tained at last. Tli have reported the result of their work, giving an additional shortage of $138, "Sfi.Sf., making Woodruff's total shortage $".257,000. Suit will be commenced against his sureties for the amount immediately. Are Now Presidential Office. Washington. Oct. 1 The following fourth-class postmasters have been raised to the presidential class Oct. 1, with their incumbents rnntintiMlr .Tnhn TTim., Colchester, Ills.; William T. Condron,' nocKwen t,ity, ia.; Joel u. Latham, Fair mont, Ind.; John French, Kentland, Ind.; William Hurst, Two Rivers, Wis. Decrease In National Bank Note ft. WASHINGTON. Oct. 2. Tha eomntrnller of the currency haa issued a statement nhnwintr that, rin I it 1 tha 0 uww. ..? wwm. .1UU.UAW of national bank notes outstanding ag gregated $171,817,819, a decrease for the THE MARKETS, Chicago. Chicago, Oct, 1. Following were the quotations on the board of trade today: Wheat No. 2 October, opened Me, closed 8Hc; December, opened Wc, closed VFA'Z year, opened Wo, closed WtfC Corn No. 2 October, opened 63c, closed Ejc: year, opened 43c cloied 44c; May, opened 42Up, closed 426c Oats No. 8 October, opened 2tiV4o, closed 2Mic; Novem ber, opened siMc, closed 2Ti4c; May. opened 8ufciC closed 31c Pork October, opened S.7a, closed $!.87H: December, opened $10.07, closed 1Q.I7!4: January, opened $12.33, closed $12.52 Hie. Lard October, opened $6.&;Vs. closed $6.e;& Live stock Following were the prices at the Union Stock yards today: Horn Market only moderately active and feeling weak: packers and shipiiers buying slow ly; prices about 15 cents lower: sales ranged at J2.UXu,4.00 pigs, J3.ao&4.aJ light, $4.3m&4.50 rough packing. J4.toio.15 mixed. and $4.60&x25 heavy packing and shipping lots. Cattle Market but moderately active, but feelinceasy; bnyers backward; prices raled 6&lJc lower; quotations ranged at $i.UU&.3U prime to snipping steers, $4. &.) good to fancy do., $3.oO&4.50 common to fair do., $3.60 4.40 butchers' steers. $2.0Utt2.li0 stockers. 12.15 &&25 Texans, $2.50S14.1M rangers, $2.7023.40 feeders, $1.5Uii3.o0 cows, $L5Uto3.0J bulla, and $2.51X2.00 veal calves. Sheep Market rather active, and prices unchanged; quotations ranged at $3.5u4.45 westerns, ii.5HitlM natives, and k3.5uZL5.50 lambs. Produce: Butter-Fancy seDarator. 2jo ner lb; dairies, fancy fresh, lKIfcSOc; packing stocks, fresh. 12!4il3c. Eggs Loss off, UHo per doz. Live poultry Old chickens, 10c per lb: spring, 11c: roosters, 6S5Hc; turkeys, mixed, 10c; ducks. 8V4≻ sprtag, a4c Potatoes Home grown. 4OifcS0c per sack: Wis consin and Michigan, fair to choice, a4S5c per bm sweet potatoes, Illinois, $1.6U&1.75 per bbl; Jerseys, $2.50(82.70. Apples Grown cooking, Wc$1.00 per bbl; eating, f-l.Si42.00. Cran berriesCape Cod, fancy, $7.00&7.50 per bbl; common. $o.00&6.60. New York. Nw York. Oct. L Wheat No. 2 red winter cash. 11.03: do October. $LJ2V; do December, $LQ6V. Corn No. 2 mixeil rash, 62c: do October, ic: do December, KHc Oau Quiet: No. 2 inixtd cash, Sk-.: do October, 3-ln; do November, SK6C, Rye Steady; 2Klo for ungraded. slate and No. 2 western. Barley Firm; No. 2 Milwaukee, 71c. Pork Ouiet: SH.7&H 12Jfur new. Lard Steady: October ;.U2: December, $7.15. . Live btock: Cattle Market firm, but no trading in beeves; dressed beef, steady; native sides, Hi!4c per lb. 8heep anl Lamljs Eneep dull and steady; Iambs active at an ad vance of Mc per lb-, sneep, $3.50(4.&.,)4 per 100 lbs; Umbs, $5.:56.87). Hogs Market steady: live hoes. taJMftSJU per lou lbs. Pozsoni'i Complexion Powder pro lnoe$ a toft and beautiful ikin; it com bines every element of beauty and purity i - j. - .-:- V