Newspaper Page Text
Sidewalk brick it T- H. Ellis'.
Lanterns all kinds at Taylor'.
Bay your rags at the Columbia.
Flags! Flags 1 Flags at Taylor's.
New goods arriving daily, at the Col
H. P. Stoddard of Edgington. was in
the city today.
Miss Aeeie Sexton is visiting with
friends at Aledo.
Fred Denkmann went to Chicago last
night on business.
Flags, lanterns and fire works for the
democratic rally at Taylor's.
C. J. Arnaeost of Lansing, Iowa, is in
Rock Island on a visit to friends.
A number of changes in business firms
are talked of in the near future.
Otto's band of Davenport, will give i
COLcerl in Spencer Square tonight.
Ktie Emmett's "Waif's of New York
at Harpei's theatre Friday evening.
Ucnipmbft the entertainment at the
United Presbyterian church this evening.
Rev, J. H. Kerr preaches at the Aiken
street chaDel in South Rock Island this
I. S. White left last night for Harris
hum. Pa., on a two weeks' visit in that
J. F. Grindell. formerly clerk at the
R jck Island house, greeted old friends in
the city yesterday.
The Arqcs offers a splendid oppor
tunity to some bright, ambitious boy to
win' a good suit of clothes.
Tomorrow being St. Matthew's day
there will be litany and celebration at
Trinity cbuich at 9 o'clock.
If .' V n a MnntvAOA 1 . Q Tft 11 FT! fl1 fmm
av uireemouiutt visit w mo kmuuic, uu
friends at Cleveland. Ohio.
New York life is reflected in all its
phases in Katie Emmett's play to be seen
at Harper's theatre Friday night.
The Thirtj-ninth annual fair of the
Mercer County Agricultural association,
is in progress this week at Aledo.
Uassicks at 23c. Buy while you can
buy at this price, as they will last only a
few days longer, at the Columbia.
Lee Pfau was placed under arrest yes
terday on an indictment charging him
'with acting es second at a prize fight.
A social dance occurs at Armory hall
tomorrow night in honor of Fred Bieuer.
who is home from Michigan on a visit.
M. E . McHenry.the well known horse
man, was at the Rock Island house ves
terday on his way to his home at Free
port. Remember the rally at Harper's Theatre
Wednesday evening. Judge Alt geld,
Truman Plantz and others will be the
Mesdames Eliza Walker and John
Campbell, of Nebraska, are visiting at
the residence of A. C. Campbell on Sixth
Edwards & Walsh completed paving
the court of the Rock Island depot last
evening, thus finally completing the Mo
line avenue contract.
The Women's Improvement Guild of
Trinity parish will hold a meeting at the
rectory at 3 p.m. Wednesday. A full at
tendance is desired.
The circuit couit is still occupied in
hearing the case of the town of Soath
Moline vs Kunckel which will probably
eccupy several days.
There is toe a grand democratic meet
ing at Harper's Theatre tomorrow even-,
ing. Hon. J. O. Altgeld, Hon. Truman
Plantz and others will preach.
Fred Hass returned this morning from
St. Paul, accompanied by Mrs. Hass who
jls been visiting there for four months.
Miss Eva Hass will visit in St. Paul until
The magic lantern always pleaseB chil
dren and grown people as well. Take
the children and go yourself to see the
pictures tonight at the United Presbyter
Miss C. Haas has just returned from
the east, where she has purchased the
finest Btock of fall and winter millinery
ever shown in this city. Call and see the
: Jatest styles.
Fred Woltmann has the finest line of
watches of the following make: Elgin,
Waliham, Aurora, Columbus, Rockford,
in gold and gold filled at prices to suit
The Ladies' Auxiliary of the Y. M. C.
A. will serve Bupper m the building on
Thursday evening fron 6 to 8 o'clock for
the tenefit of the building fund. All are
invited to attend.
Charles Case, who was mentioned in
vesterdav's paper as being in a critical
condition, is no better today. Pneumo
nia has now developed and there ia but
little hopes of his recovery.
Mr. and Mts. Thomas Kerr, for many
years residents cf Milan, are arranging to
move to Minneaoolis, where thres of
their daughters and two eons reside
and where thev will- make their ho me
John Galloway and Eugene Ryder
were brought back from Pekin, 111., last
night on suspicion of having entered the
Milan depot some time ago and will have
their bearing on Thursday.
Rev. R. F. Sweet leaves tomorrow for
the east to be avt av until the middle of
October. lie will attend the triennial
general convention of the Episcopal
church which meets in Baltimore Sept
Edna S. Bergquist. infant daughter of
Mr. and Mrs. Charles Bergquist, living on
Eleventh avenue and Eighth street died
at 9:30 last night of cholera infantum,
aged 25 days. The funeral occurs ton
morrow afternoon at 2 o'clock.
Davenport indulged a tremendous
democratic rally last night. There was
a gorgeous torchlieht procession, two
Cleveland and Stevenson banners were
raised and speeches made by Congress
man Walter I. Hayes an others.
William H. Sherwood, America's most
eminent pianist, will be here Oct. 25, to
give a coccert in Harper's theatre. Since
his appearance here last spring there has
been a desire on the part of a great many
to have him return, and some of our lov
ers of good piano music in order to grati
fy that desire have arranged to have him
appear at the time and place above men
The people's party of the Twenty-
first senatorial district will ho'd a mass
convention at the court house
on Saturday for the pur
pose of nominating a candidate for
the legislature. As an aftermath to the
convention, speaking is announced for
7:40 in the evening by H. M. Gilbert.
candidate for congress in the Twelfth
district, and J. C. Edwards of Henry
county, and others.
Miss Amanda Johnson was adjudged
nsane in the county court yesterday af
ternoon before a jury composed of of Dr.
J. F. Myers. J. V. Bailey, Julius Utke.
Otto Gro-jin. C. Cohn and E H. Wright.
Mips Johnson whose home is in Drury had
always ei: joved good health until a short
ime ago when it became evident that she
was breaking down and the resuit came
on swiftly. She was ordered committed
to the hospital for the insane at Jacksonville.
The Twin-City Clycling club held its
regular meeting at the Mitchell & Lycde
building last night, and considerable
business of importance to the club was
transacted. Several new members were
admitted, and new applications received.
The club is now on a sound footing, and
as the heated spell is over evening rides
are now more popular. The organization
has a large and growing membership, and
promises to be one of the strongest of its
kind in the state.
The private car belonging to the Avery
party of Peoria, mention of which was
made when it passed through the city on
its way west some weeks ago, arrived
here on its way back today, bearing a sad
party. The car which had been fitted out
by R. H. Avery a wealthy gentleman of
the place mentioned bore a joyous party
on its way west to make a tour of the
coast, but while at Los Angeles, Cal.,
Mr. Ayery was taken sick and died a few
days later, the immediate cause being
congestion cf the lungs.
TheTri-City Methodist Lay associa'ion
met at the First M. E. church in Moline
Sunday afternoon. The question dis
cussed was whether or not this associa
tion should go outside of church work,
the prevailing opinion being that it
should not. There was also some talk
concerning the advisability of continu
ing the association's paper fnr another
year, but as the pastors are absent and
nothing has been done in the way of se
curing subscriptions, the matter was left
for decision at a meeting to be held in
Rock Island Monday evening. Oct. 3.
Democratic Clubs, Attention
The officers and executive committees
of the different democratic clubs of the
city are requested tc meet at Turner
hall next Monday evening at 8 o'clock.
H. L. Wheelan,
Chairman City Committe
Tbraa Thiaga to Remember.
Hood's Sarsaparilla has the most
Hood's Sarsaparilla has won unequal
Hood's Sarsaparilla accomplishes the
Is it not the medicine for you?
Constipation is caused by loss of the
leristaltic action of the bowels. Hood's
Pills restore this action and invigorate
Estate of John Carlson. Terea.ed.
The anderetsrned baTingr been anpointel admin
ietratrix of the estate of John Carlson.
lte of the conn'7 of Rock Island, Plate of Illinois,
deceased, hereby Rivee notice that Mie will appear
before the county conrt of Rock tslan1 county, at
the office of the clerk of said court, in the city of
Rook Island, at t he December term, on the first
Alonaay tn December next. at vhich nine
all persona having claims ugainst said estate arc
not ifled and reanested o attend, .'or the nnrnnna
ui uniiuK iue same aujasiea.
am persons inacoted ! said csta'e are reqnes
ted to make immediate navment to the nii.'.er
uated this 16th day of Sept. A. 0. 1893.
rHK DAILY ARGUS delivered at yonr door
every ereui for lihic per week.
OR RENT Room, 1407 Second avenue.
COR RENT Pleasant furnished rooms at No.
TXT ANTED A g-ood girl at 1134 Third avenue;
WANTED Earnest, Intelligent lady ti estab
lish a rood paying business: one bavine had
experience in a sick room pre:erred; call at suite
8, McCulloogh blocs. Davenport. Iowa,
AGENTS making $5 to 10 per day selling the
Electrical Wonder household want, 10 Brady
street, Davenport, Iowa, second floor, room i, to
9 p. m. General agent wanted.
S Spiffs Specific S
A Tested Remedy
Blocd mi Ukin
A reliable cure for Contagious
Blood Poison, Inherited Scro
fula a.id Skia Cancer.
Aa a tonic fcr delicate Women
en J Children it has do equal.
Being purely vegetable, ia harm
Icu ia ila effects.
A treat lie on Blood and Pkln Dis
ease ii.ailed fkl.s uu application.
Druggists Sell It.
SWIFT SPECIFIC CO.,
Drcwcr 3, Atlanta, 0a.
To call yonr attention to a few facts : .
Tour evesicht is priceless the eyes need good
care; improper spectacles are injurious, yon
should rot trust your eyesight to irresponsible
peddlers of cheap spectacles. .
H D. FOLSOM
Is a Practical Optician, and will take pains to
nerlv lit vour eves for every defect of vision
and will guarantee a perfect fit in every case.
Judge Altgeld and Trainan Plantz
to Speak Tomorrow Night.
AUreat Hrrtlscai llarpsr'is Tbratre
Let All Tara Oat aaa Hear
aa Israea lllaeaMtl.
Tomorrow nigbt Judge John P. Alt
geld democratic candidate for governor
of the state, and Hon. Truman Plantz
candidate for congress in tbe Eleventh
district, are to speak at Harper's theatre
It is to be one of the great meetings of
the campaign when tbe issues before tbe
people will be properly and intelligently
Let all tura out and sse and hear our
next governor and our next congressman,
3 it yonr linens at tbe Columbia.
The only Pure Cream of Tartar Powder. No Ammonia; No Alrnn.
Used in Millions of Homes 40 Years the Standard.
Tf Mi fwtas aaaarai rTaatMcn v raarl a lO tarW. Q H s fl aft 1
Malt afeataJa a aaffHasd a N fiaflaaa. aaMsw aaM laa aW
If the lines in this diamond figure do not
appear equally black in all the different
meridians, it indicates a defect cf sight
that causes nervous head-acbe and should
be corrected at once. Lyes tested free.
H. D. FOLSOM,
Jeweler and Optician.
1615 and 1617 Second Avenue
New styles of
Offer you this week bar
gains in various depart
ments. 1st 700 yards silkiline suita
ble for draperies, curtalnp,
etc., at 12c. These goods
have never been sold lees
than 17 and 20c.
2nd. 600 yards all wool flan
nel checks and stripes suit
able for men's shirts, ladies'
skirts, etc., at 25 cents.
3rd. 500 yards fancy dress ging
hams co this week at. "7c.
4th. To introduce we wiU ,elj
you sour cream and lein.
on juice complexion 6uap
at 10 cents per cake, fine.J
complexion soap made; the
regular price of this soap
all over this country i3 25
ROCK ISLAND, ILL.
clemann & salzmann,
GREAT B AJRGAINS
D. ROY MEETS.
1726 Second Ave.
1525 and 1527
124, 126 and 128
-Base Ball Headquarters.-
Cigar Store and Billiard Parlor.
Always on hand the finest brands of doneitlt
and imuortsd ciuars. All brands of tobacco.
The score of all '.he ball games will be received
L. GLOCKHOFF, Prop.,
POCKET KNIVES and SCISSORS took the highest premium
for quality. If you want a good knife try one.
One need not be told what a nice present an elegant Carving
Set like those I have to show w?ii be. Also those
Gold Medal Carpet Sweepers.
Every woman that keens honse wants nn Wmn o-V r Tmn
finish Fire Sets and Irons.
Acorn Stoves and Ranges
are the leaders made in Illinois for our soft coal and everv one
guaranteed. These are all good things to buy at Christmas or
any other time. Come in and see how much I have to show yon
that ia usefal and novel m housekeeping goods.
JOHN T. NOFTSKER,
Cor. Third Ave. and Twentieth Street, Rock Island.
We are Making a Specialty of
Big Values, Perfect Fitters, Excellent Wearers. Positively the
most perfect line of Footwear. Inspection invited.
Best Equipped Clothing and Shoe House in RockJIsIand connty.
New Styles in Boy's Clothing now ready.