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2? LI ft C. 250 ROCK ISLAND, WEDNESDAY, AUuTJST 9. 1893. I Single Ooplea Oeakt I Per Weak 1MH Cent K I I'd fcf, 1 JL If Big Store. Your choice of any Straw Hat in the House for 23 Cents. Your choice of any Light weight Pants, on sep erate table, worth $3.50, $4.00 and $5.00 for - car tn 9 39 Your choice of House for 50 Mothers Friend and Star Waists. W e Undersell Everybody on Everything. They Can't Meet Our Price. Big Store. - For the next 30 days In Bedroom Suits. In order to reduce the immense line we . have to make room for other goods we must sacrifice them. Come at once and secure the best bargain that was ever offered in the furniture trade. CLEtYIANN & SALZMANN. ir25 and 1527 Sncond A tonne Hen's Artistic Tailoring. Th Fashionable Fabrics for Spring and Summer have arrived at J.B. ZIMMER, Call and leave your order tab Block Opposite Harper House: JOHN GIPSON, THE FIRST-CLASS HORSE 8HOER l( cow lucad in bit new shop. At 324 Seventeenth Street. WLigat shoes a specialty. SAX&RCE, ROCK fSLAND, ILL. any Child's Shirt S ' wis SAX&R1CE, ROCKSLAJVD.LL 124 128 and 128 Sixteenth Strtw Opposite the OH stand. Blue Front. Waist in the y Blue Front. SAVED! LABOR. TIME, MONET -by tie in a SOAR Use it your own way. It is the best Soap made For 'A ashing Machiu? use. MA1TK BY WARNOCX & RALSTON. SoW everywhere Is Life W'H Living? That Depends Upon Yonr Health. MONROE'S TONIC Will cure yon and keep ycu well. Tor gale at Harper Douse Pharmacy. Jotin Volk & Co. QKNKRAL- CONTRACTORS B AND SiSEB house builders: Mannfacturers of Sash, Doors, Blinds, Siding, Flooring Wainscoatinjr, And all kinds of wool work for builders. Tj biguiesmn at. oat. Third and Fourth avenwsj BOCK i-laTKB 5 ANTI-WASHBOARD PYTHIAXS IN LINE. They March in Parade at Jack son Park. PEOCESSION TAKES IN THE MIDWAY Gathering Later in Festival Halt for a Feast of Reason Virginian Also Cele brate ! and Visit the Ilrprodurtlon of Mount Vernon Iaaak Walton's Disci ple Try Their Hands at Fly-Casting Notes of the Exposition. Chicago, Aug. 9. Today will be a busy day at the World's fair grounds. The Knights of Pythias will hold their exposi tion exercises in Festival hall at 2 o'clock, after a 'parade down the Midway. Vir ginians w-ill hold a celebration in Music hall and their own building, Mount Ver non, and the members of the Chicago Fly- PTTHIASS M.UM.HING THROUGH MIDWAY. Casting club and other fishermen will dedicate tVnlton House, that little cottage it the extreme end of the north lagoon. At 10 o clock this morning the officers of the Illinois brigade Kuights of Pythias held a meeting at the Pythian headquar ters, 3M) Bowen avenue. General James H. Barkley, of Springfield, presiding. The First regiment, uniform rank, assembled at Franklin and South Water streets. The March Through the I'laisanre. The regiment made a call upon the su preme chancellor, major general and other officers of the supreme lodge, and then all went on to Washington park in street Dars. At 1:30 o'clock they will enter the Midway on parade at the Cottage Grove avenue gates and march through that wonderful street to Festival hall. W. W. Blackwell, supreme chancellor, will pre side at the meeting and Charles A. Barnes, of Jacksonville, grand chancellor of Illi nois, will deliver the address if welcome. Supreme Representative Cosgrove, of Has tings, -Mich., will deliver the principal address -of the day, and Impromptu speech es will be made by other. There will be fireworks tonight. Kxercisrs of Virginia Day. Virginia day exercises will begin in Mu sic hall at 2 o'clock. A. S. Buford, presi dent of the state board, will make the in-, troductory address. Kev. Beverly D. Tucker will read an ode and Senator John W. Daniel, who introduced the world's fair bill in - the United Stales senate, will make the principal nddress f the day. It was expected that Governor P. W. McKin ney would be present to take part in the festivities, but he is detained at home by lckness. In the evening there will be a reception at historic old Mount Vernon, in the north end of the grounds, and there the Virginians will receive their friends. There will be music and a collation and a true exhibition of old Virginia hospitality. Dedication of Walton House. The exercises at the dedication of Wal ton House will be held this afternoon, and short speeches will be made by the presi dent and other members of the Chii ago Fly-Casting club, and the casting team of the club will cive an exbi bition on the lit TRYING HIS SKILL WITH A FLY. tie pier in front of the building. The Wal ton House was built to encourage proper angling, as set forth by the inscription over tne door, and it is hoped by the men who built it that all anglers who visit the fair will make that place their headquar ters. MOVE FOR SUNDAY CLOSING. The Direotors Ask That Stein's Injunction Be Dissolved. Attorneys Walker and Eddy, represent ing th World's Columbian exposition, have filed an answer to the bill on which Charles W. Clingman was granted an in junction keeping the World's fair gates open on Sunday, asking that the bill be dismissed with costs for want of equity. It is claimed in the appli cation that the World's Columbian com mission have exclusive jurisdiction and authority over all the exhibits and all the buildings and that the defendant (mean ing the World's Columbian Exposition Company has no control or authority over either. It further says that Clingman is not a taxpayer in South Chicago and has no rights as a taxpayer there. Won. en had chaige of the Art Institute, the congress of. suffrage being held there. The sDeechcs made were all for woman 1 suffrage and the lords of creation had a Qoorjuiow. me uan was vivwueu.. wua the fair sex ana the principal speakers were Mrs. Henrotin. Mrs. II. R. Stroug, Mrs. H. E. Starrett and Laura De Force Gordon-. The model of the United States treas ury building, made of Columbian half dollars appropriated by cougress, standing in the rotunda of the Administration building, is completed. Paid admissions again ran up over the 100,000 mark, being 102,818. TOURNAMENT OF THE BIKES. Zimmerman and Tyler Divide the Honor on the Second Day. Chicago, Aug. 9. Honors on the second day of the L. A. W. national and interna tional meet were divided between II. C. Tyler, the eastern crack', and A. A. Zim merman, whose X mile in 30 2-5 seconds is excelled only by his own world's record of 30 1-5, made at Detroit last week. Tyler voluntarily moved back from the 20-yard mark in the mile handicap to scratch In an effort to break the track record and succeeded handsomely by covering the distance in 2:11 2-5. This performance is second only to Sanger's mile in Milwaukee 2:094-5. Zimmerman also won the 2-mile lap race, scoring seventeen points to Guy L. Gary twelve. Meiutjes, the South African champion,' proved a disappointment. He started in the mile handicap at an advantage of fifty yards and succeeded in qualifying in the trial heats, finishing second to Brown of Cleveland. In the final he was shut out by Tyler forcing the leaders to finish in 2.11 1-5. In the two-thirds mile handicap he was shut in his trial heat. It is thought by some that he is holding out his best ef forts for the international events. John S. Johnson, the Minneapolis crack, started back in the second heat of the mile handi cap and was disqualified by a quarter of a length. He won the second heat of the quarter mile open iu 34 seconds, but in the final followed Zimmerrran and Tylor over the tape. W. A. Murphy, of New York, won the two-third-mile handicap in 1:23 1-5. Bliss, of Chicago, could not do the mile Illinois championship in less that 2:49 1-5 time limit 2:4." liiitl the race was declared off; Tuttle, Bliss andGithens, of Chicago, won the two mile team race; the one-mile candicap was won by M. Dernb rger, of Buffalo, iu 2:11 15; the five-mile Illinois championship was won by V. A. Rhodes, of Chicago, in 13:24 2-5. FOUR MEN SENT TO ETERNITY. Two Iimt.uitly Killed and Two Fatally Wounded 1'owder Mill Explodes. St. Louis, Au. 9. Two small build ings belonging to the Phoenix Powder company plant at Pittsburg, Ills., nine miles north of here, blew up with terrific force. Benjamin Hickman and Luther Ed re were instantly killed. Charles Mai ley and John Elliott were fatally injured. The damage to property is estimated at $3,000. The disaster was caused by the breaking of a shaft in the stamp mill, which pro duced sufficient friction to ignite the powder. The corning mill, sitting near the stamper, blew up with terrific force. The two men fatally hurt are dead. THAT ILL-FATED BIG FOUR BRIDGE. Another Man Killed Two Bodies Found and Seventeen Others Possible. Danville, Ills., Aug. 9. The body of Head Brakeman Stone, which was believ ed to be under the debris of the freight wreck of the Big Four bridge near this place, has been found there; also the body of an unknown person. The report that there was a box car filled with seventeen tramps is now believed by the superinten dent of the road. While watching the wreck Thomas Gohn, of this city, was struck by a chain cable whioh parted and hit him. He will probably die. Five Men Horribly Burned. Clkv eland, Aug. 9. A big converter in the Bessemer steel works at Xewburg be came unmanageable and emptied its metal into the pit. When the molten mass struck the water these was a terrible ex plosion. Five men were covered with the flying metal and horribly burned. Flesh dropped from the face of Foreman John Lilly in great chunks. Robert McCloud was also terribly burned, while Jesse Snell, if he recovers, will be disfigured for life. Two laborers, names unknown, re ceived minor injuries. Whltecaps Held for Murder. Quincy, 111., Aug. 9. The habeas corpus cases in behalf of the fourteen Kingston whitecaps held for the murder of Solomon P. Bradshaw have come to an end, and Judge Bonney di cides that such evidence as has been introduced indicates that the men were guilty of murder with malice implied and should all be held in jail with out bail. Subsequently the state's attor ney consented to allow Lutcner, Moore, Sims and William Belts to be released on $5,000 bail each as informers. The Murder of Lyvere Confessed. Ovid, Mich.. Aug. 9. Mrs. Henry Ly vere, whose husband was found dead, has confessed that her half-brother was the murderer, and that the story she told when the crime was discovered was un true. Lape, when confronted with the story of her confession, broke down and admitted that it was true. He has been taken to St. Johns and his examination set for Thursday. Isi the Diamond Arena. CHICAGO, Aug. 9. Following are the runs made at baseball by League clubs: at Cleveland (Two games) Louisville 8, Cleveland 13; Louisville 4; Cleveland 2; at Pittsburg (two games) Chicago 10, Pittsburg 17; Chicago 8, Pittsburg 9; at Baltimore Philadelphia 4, Baltimore 6; at Washington Boston 7, Washington 5; at New. York Brooklyn 9, New York 13. The Convention of Tailors. ST. Paul, Miss., Aug. 8. At the Na tional Tailors convention Matt Bantz, of St. Paul, was elected president, and N. A. Holmer, also of this city, secretary. An appeal was received from the union at Bloornington, 111., for further support in their strike. It was voted to sustain the union as the general executive board thinks advisable. As the Kansas City limited was puirtng into Jacksonville, Ills., a man named Geo. Bright, living at Bowling Green, Mo., jumped from the train and was thrown on his head, causing instant death. He leaves & wife and Beveral children. Destitution in Miunesuta. Dulutii, Miun., Aug. 9. At a meeting held iu Virginia, presided over by a mem ber of tha villa6e council, an address to the people of St. Louis county wasadopted. The address sets forth the fact that there are In the village of Virginia 200 families averaging five to the family, and nearly 1,000 single men who have neither money nor food and who are entirely unable to get money due them for work done during the past three months. The Tennessee Us and Order Idea. Coal Creek, Tenn., Aug. 9. Soldiers from Camp Anderson, this place, have been paying uightly visits to Briceville, on women of doubtful character. While a soldier was in one of these places a crowd of fifty men, suppo ed to be miners, surrounded the house und shot Private Daugherty to deati. No tiaco of the as sassins could be found. 1-aid OIT 500 Men. Chicago, Aug. 9. Swift & Co., packers at the stockyards, have followed the ex ample of the Libby company and laid off 500 employes. They also retrenched by reducing the wages of the remaining em ployes 10 per cent. The action was ex pected and was caused by the condition of things at present existin, at the yards. Most Teople Read Too Much. The majority of people who read at all read too much and think too little, falling into the error to which Schopenhauer alludes when he says that the safest way of having no thoughts of our own is to take up a book every moment we have nothing to do. Chambers' Journal. The Weather We May Expect. Washihotox, Aug. 9. The following are the weather indications for twenty-four hoars from S p. m. yesterday: For Iowa Winds shifting to warmer southerly, with light local thunderstorms. For Indiana and Illinois Warmer weather; southerly winds; light lo cal thunderstorms tonight. For Michigan and Wisconsin Warmer weather; southerly winds; light local thunderstorms. THE MARKETS. Chicago. Chicago, Aug. 8. Following were the quotations on the Board of Trade today: What August, opened SWo, closed 584; September, opened U.4C closed Wi-A December, opened CSKc. closed orc. Corn August, opened 36c, closed 37$jc; September, opened 4He, closed 395.4c; May, opened tlc, closed 1.4c. Oata August, opened SSli?. closed Septem ber, opened -Hie. closed Sic; May, opened 29Hc, closed 29c. Pork Ausmt, opened (12.20. closed (12.00; September, opened $12.45. dosed $12 25; Oct' ber. opened S12 STlf. closed 912.37H. Lard August, opeaed. $7.ttj closed J7.67HC. Live Stock: The prices at the Union Stock yards today ranged as follows: Hogs Estimated receipts for the day. 7,000; leftover about 2,000; quality good; market active and higher with packers the principal buyers; prices were up 10315c; sales ranged at I4.75QA40 p'g. tl.93&V5u light, I4.70& 5.00 rough racking, SI.9i&Y40 mixed, and t5.0035.8J heavy packing and shipping lota. Cattle Estimated receipts ; for the day, 4,500; quality fair; market moderately active on local and shipping account and prices stronger; quotations ranged at (4.50(4.80 choice to extra shipping sieers, $4.004.40 good to choios do, I3.4533.W fair to good, 13.00 3.411 common to medium do, (3.003. 75 , butch ers' steer, $2 stockers, t2.70i33.40 feeders, 1 j&3.10 cows, t:.u)S3.!5 heifers, S2.0La3.25 bulls, 1 8J33.20 Texas steers, and (2. W&5.Q0 veals calves. Sheep Estimated receipts for the day, 7,000; quality fair; market rather quiet and prices about steady; quotations ranged at t2.5oa4.i0 per 1U0 lbs westerns, $-'.uiJ3.25 Texans, J2.Wi2.t 5J natives and $2.7531.50 lambs. Produce: Butter Fanry separator, 22o per lb;' fancy da'ry, ltiVjir.c; packing stock, 13c. fcgs Fresh slock, loss off. Lie per doz. Live poultry Spring chickens. Ho per lb; hens. 8c: rooiters, tc; turkeys, 11c; ducks, tc; geese, $lUtii.0U per dos. New potatoes Early Ohio. J1.8 fel 9J per bbl. Apples New, $2 0i42.7i rer bbl. Honey White clover, 1-lb tactions, lj17c; broken comb. 10c; dark comb, gooi condition, 1(4 14c; extracted, fi2$c per lb. New York. New Yonii, Aug. 8. Wheat September, CSaSrKc; December. 73Hl&7t6c: May, 83c. Corn No. 2 dull and weak, Hit?4C lower; August, 47jfic; Septem ber, 4Sat4c; October. 4SHc; No. 2, 4s4449i-ic. Oats No. 2 dull: 1i4c lower; August, 31Hc September, 30 5-lt33lige; state. 35313; western, 3534-"H-'- fork Steady and qntet. Lard Quite and firmer. The L,oral Market. enAiH.CTc. Wheat 74U760. Corn 4nc43c. Oats SS3ic. Hay Timothy, JS.fmajO 00; npland. 17.00: slougl , 13.00; baled. $10.UU311.00. PBODUCK Batter F1r to choice, 20c j creamery. 53WC. Egge Fh, lie. r-ouliry-Chickens, 13c; turkey, v.; docks 124c; geese, 10c. PBCIT AND VE6ITABLBS Apples $4 00 per bbl. Potatoes 4034'jc. Onions 75c per bbl Turnip Sue per bu. mvb sroca. Cattle Butchers pay for corn tea ttcert JHHc; cows and Qciteis, iU'kc calves 4 Sc. Hors-5c. Bheep te. iTlSTHEPEOPLt: iy f UTTDFCTl 1 J U1U.U1 AND AND HOT THE TESTIMONIALS OF PURCHASABLE CHEMISTS a at i II A K I II i 1 j -? " u 1, ; f'i , in 7 i Mi Its: if n i ill fe I ill m r :; ' II.