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Cama Snath im ansa. JACKSON ATTOBincn AT A Sail I B k HURST, LAW-OBx la Rock Isiaad huiMlag. Baca Islaad, 1U. a. a. swsuntrr. c l. iun. 8WXENET at WALKER. A TTOBXBTS ASD COTJRSBLLOBS AT LAW rt Obk bi Biagnius eiaca. Boca iiimi, ui. a.w.satat. 8KAJLLX Jt 8KA&LX. ATTOKHBT8 AID COCK 8XLL0RS AT LAW aaa aMtehar la CBSecary; aBc Buforsl MoKMlRT MaXXIRT- AITWBABIB AT UW-UM asty r saoartty, ansae ceUactloas. Bi 8- W. OOKLX. ATTOBXIT AT LAW Tm lift Fort Byioa, i aaA tarta tha mm two nan artta tka lim a? In a alaa A BaWAea at Monaa, aaa bow laiail aa am ta ua aaoitortaai aauaiBK. a, at Zszl South and Southeast PHYSICIANS. DR. A8AT. DHTSICIAX ASD SUBGEO - I 1IM Third Aresoe. Tdcphoaa 1110, Bock Ulaad, IU. CMaoa Boon: 10 a. ai.Lto IS au. 1 to I a. bl aad i a aura. J. B. Hollowbasa, K. D Oeo.S. Barth,M.D. DR8. BARTH at HOLXOWBUSH PHYSICIANS AND SrSSKONS OaknSMat. TatoDhOMlW aalilaara til flat at liaa Four or Bra af aa kad baa traaaoaaad tbdr wara aawe k woea toa man witk tMBowtac rea wbiakera polked a faded old parchment froca Ma pocket and banded it oat for inspecUoa witk the remark: Take a look at it and give me toot opin ion aa to whether it ts a good thing or not." The parchment appeared to be am yeata old, while the writing waa in Spanish and the amis thoae natd by the crown of Spain. "What on earth do yon call it?" waa naked after we had inspected the document. "Do I look like a tramp?" asked tM whiskered man In tarn. No. Of con rue nut." 'WelL a Tear ago I was ragged, hungry aad dead broke and belonged to the per feah.' I believe I hare about $14,000 to my credit in the bank today. That bogskin did the basineaa. It Purport to be an old land grant from the king of Spain. I stole it from a tramp, wno bad the aid of n lawyer tonxitnp." 'Bat where and bow bare yoa ased it?" "Almont anywhere. I last walk into n town, ahake that parchment at the inhab itants thereof and claim all the land by n of this patent. Some ecare and some don't. Thoae who acara bay me off for a nominal figure, Thoae who don't heave a sigh of relief when I disappear to worn tne racket elsewhere." "Bat how many towns does the decep tion take in r" -Oh, about half of tbe United States. It was made broad enough to work on for 90 years. I never disturb tbe widow and the fatherless, but most of the others hare to i down. There ia no going to law about it. I show my patent, claim the land and accept anything from tlO to 500 to qait claim. Xoexctue for a tramp re malningatrampif he has ambition. Royal road to fortune is open to all classes." "Bat it's swindler protested oar spokenman "Diplomacy sounds better, gentlemen. Obaerre the flow of these flowing whiskers! Aaoog me over lor Bies! bise me up for a tramp who used to sleep in fence corners o nights and skirmish around days for crusts bones! Something pleasant about the clink of (30 gold pieces, eh? Just as easy to work as falling oat of n window, nod I've got so that when I qnlt claim 15,000 worth of real estate for taoo I feel that I ought to be praised for my generous action. Try some of these 50 cent cigars, please, and excuse my not producing a bottle of champagne from my grip. I waa a tramp for 14 years, and it will take me a year or two to catch on to the mannerisms of good society." Detroit Free Press, The biaon bU Is Ue Urgent Aameri- nnintal. The first cable street railroad waa built In San Francisco ta 1873. A negro at Madison, FLv, owna a bullfrog with three eyes, one in the center of its bend. The chamber of comaaerce of Rouen has etected n clock tower which gives the time on three sides and the height of the tide on the fourth. The greater part of the world's sup ply of needles comes from Reddith, f n England, where there are 20,000 peo ple engaged in the industry. A watch in the form of a shirt stud baa been made by an Engliah artisan. Its dial is three-sixteenths of an inch la diameter, and is to be worn with two other studs. By turning the upper stnd yoa wind the watch, while by turning the lower one the hands are adjusted. A camel has twice the carrying power of san ox. with aa ordinary load of 400 pounds he can travel twelve or fourteen days without water, going forty miles a day. ' They are fit to work at four years old, bat their strength begins to decline at twenty-five. The famous Bartholdi fountain that waa exhibited at the Centennial is bow hidden away amid the foliage of tha botanic garden grounds ia Washing ton, where very few people are aware of its existence. It has lately beea suggested that the beautiful fountain be reacmed from its hiding place aad pat ap la the wide space north of tl entrance to the state, war aad navy building, opposite the Conoraa art faUery. h. u. huet Real e9 -Insurance I Represent, imn. I r, . Royl Inmnnc , Buffalo U..Z.IZ i"' V.-ta oehe,rormVJ)?5S ,Biaa 1L n l:44 IXwSSOa Oasaf thskaakM Rw$1mT153b. aaa is Chicago, Uo. nnsnPlre!E c, umce for I8,h Su HocrJ fsJTflaiaTaWiatni , aaahars fbd Pent) aw : I tabs fAwesm la lnsjrnrinyou UlLi i uij tiailliailiki alilrhkiTrfnllnrrl at weaB aaai w amij CURED f BdlSI asM that I aedaoeouMaac iij aaiiimsi Tstas s laati tfOBAssdwnli Mmae was J "THE OllTJ HATES ft cUq) frettetnl. aw kaassaBi as aasuanas) In the efficacy of looaaeateass aVassaaas diaspaeaicd: faplillaaiiHimnnl aaaaa a .sva oak m ass aWaaWS 12 I MUUOHU ua aaiata iwaaii nanss. ku vwas accvaacs VSawsWaUaaMB. at as, mm M'H etsrjuj, I BaSV aoVBaV. rsan.'Bxwwji . Back Mas eee . nmmst Ms ami 1:90 am AJ.Ofwsi..... tSass IMsb OaBBslvefMaM 9sCB Ssaa mft )S Oaavs sasam tmpm VslStoetaeeeeooo lOlll tMpsaB fjrlataiiUa ................ M Jiam aBaa Pssrla .hi : seal :1b Del tsna,av lWtaaATtola.a. Dr. BouSwhash 10 tall a. sa. atoftsa47lo8p,au DR. CHA8 - M. ROBINSON. CTB. BAB. KOsB. AND THROAT ONLY Ik iSBes MsCaiknagh BalHuag. IM W. M M. DATAtArANtT, IA. Hi latay i a............. .. 1 :IA a I:IIbi aaaajSasal. ......,,,.... 1 SsSAbbu MSam 'aetawavMle.... ........... 4-asaail rl-SS TTisbibi r MS aaavuia ssasaai sksibss TaABiBSesns......M....M. I 4A4mb OsItaB danism T:rB Mtsa sal Bwjasvuta 190am TtNaai Lasts ...! vassal fMsaa BBKenHMtlsewoaaee ewoooeoe ,U 4V ptft Sl Vssanina i tsllaa: list If.r.Hraas, wtu. D. OMW.Wasstaa.BLO. MYXR8 dt WBXELER, aad ii far ErsDB Math's. aee m Wi There vras a ball given at the Clam- w boo per mansion on Fifth avenue. New York, in honor of Count de Vermicelli. Gua Snobberly, who is engaged to Miss Maud Clamwbooper, was also present, and it die not escape his attention that Maud never took her eyes off the count. As soon as Gas got an opportunity he said: You seem to be dead gone on that Ital ian monkey!" "Ok, Gus, how you misjudge me! Mt brart beats for yoa alone." "That a too thin," replied Gus, with a bitter smile. "If I'm your huckleberry, why can't you look at me occasionally?" "I m afraid if I did look at you for a minute the count would take advantage of the opportunity to steal some of the silver- i. Tbe last one went on with three of tbe spoons, and ma scolded me for not keep ing my eye on him.N Texas Siftinga. "Off tfc Cob." B Greet Bxalssiea! ta these dijs of gun pun dev. dynamt e. gi sat powder, aad tbe like, tremeadoas explosioaa arc ao rarity, but the grastct exploeioa af ssod- sratiBMS to, wltkoat doabt.taat af tkeoU- scaoor idea that ooasnBiptioa Is incurable. iBoassndscf lves bars bees sseritoed ts this mistakes aotloa. llodern lesearci has estsb lished tha fact that coosumotioa Is a scrofaloa disease of t-e luags, and that there is one ran dv which m poeitltrelr eradicate it fmai tbe system Dr. Pierce's Golden Medical D'aeavarv. Of course, there were in tbe oldea tiatea many who would uava pronounced Bvodera explosives lastrnawnts of witebcrsft; but there are, fcrta- na'ely, few IocUt who doaot sckuowledge tbst the Golden Medical Disc-ery- la tbe one sov ercien remedy f ir all scrofulous diseases, sod cooscmp'ion is one cf them. Dvuftltl'niXSkeiODoanaSCTa. WheaBsbywasakwegamaerUBBnrla. Whea she was a Cbfld, she cried for Caatoria. Wbeo she became Bias, abe chmg to Caatoria. When ahe hat Children, aba gave t Hetreentingover40 of CaUavt Life, Ti -IXSURAXdJ Beads of Suretyship. U"ca Ber.rtm J eusrrKa; thrjj;J J m bufo; General . . 114s. s. fSsels. . . . . .f.rAathlmsa... .ri:Maai IMam llStsUam. ttaaedTata.Bk I BU.WB1 IstalSa. as. lltsSaadf to (Mx tiaras leave Back 44ta.svaa44JS)-.ai; amvaat Peertasasa. a.Badl:iaa.aw Laasi rwMta Srss a. m. aad .- :Mp.ail att1 Back Islsad 4 a a. au sad 191 ' AH tratas raaaariy asesptBaaday. va pass ufar traiaa arnvs aac sepan muaa DMXTJ8T8. R.M PEARCC, nCrnST-aaaai bi la Mitchell A Lrada s saw If PecallariUaa C tha tVstter Q. The letter Q ia a supurflaous alpha betic character a nondescript of the worst sort, aad of no more real value in expressing or helping to express our thoughts in writing than one of the Chinese word signs would be. It never ends an English word and ca not begin one without the aid of the letter a, being invariably followed by tbe last mentioned letter in all words belonging to our language. The mi doesn't live that can tell the "why" of the peculiar relation oi the letter q aad a, or why the former vras given its various aante. Some argue that its name vras applied because of the tail or cue at the bottom of the letter, but the original q, when sounded just as it is to-day, was made without the cue, the character much resembling the English sign for pounds (). Children Cry for Pitcher's Castorio. Chi id re. Cry for Pitcher's Castorio. Conghine leads to consumption. Kemp's Balsam will stop the cough nt once LEGAL. .FECIAL .8SE88XXT NOTICB Insurance Agf The old Fire i Tine-: Sotiea ia hereby riven to all persons Interested, I bat tne cut council or tne ctt having ordered that : There I tbe city of Beck Islsad ia said city aa anderarosnd sewer aa etsteaath street, commencing aa the aoatk Use at Third sv enne. rurniar tbeace scats slong said Six teenth street to fifth svease. then ta conaect with the saw or on said r ilia avesne. bav sp- I piled totbsosrmtv court of oek islsad covaty, I ts tne rtac or Illinois, tor sa asssiameat, or ue coats of said improvement accordiag ta bene Its: sod, sa sesessraem trjareoi awing aeea atane and returned to raid court, the final nearlnc I thereoa will be had at tbe Kovesaher term of I said court, cairaenctrj( on tha Uth day of lio Tember. A. D. 18H . All Dersons deurtor mav tkca and there sn- near and nuke their defease. Dated at Rock Islsad. Illinois, this 27th dsv of October. A. D. 1KB. v. M. Buuronra, J. R. JnBSSTOS, J. V- FSEBD. wairnahnars. Losses FromptlT s low as cj reiiibie t(cJ ibt rairocaec a uica BASKS. THE M0USI STATE SA7I276S Moline,IIL OBce Corner Pifteesu nna sfl CAPITAL $100. 3 us' eras Chair tar sa Fast Brpesta aaxwaaa Bacfe ' ad aad fwarka, Bath altactlsas. Threats tlasaas as ail poiataj baggafs caocaad iraagi ta aastlaaitoa. HAWTHORNE, dt BILVIS. -Ms 1T1 Bseoad avassa. over Stall Life. ... Beta Islaarf. ............. Vsbmb tAS pal n. amassa.-. lASiaai MSpai " Cwfaa UJaai MOani Acrasa. aeeasiT Lp. Oaaalt... AAaai VaASpai ar. Bsyaawls ...... tliai lApai ' aacklslaad TAB am SASpai DRS. BICKXEt BCHOFMAKFR. iKXTAL. BUB0B051 - MhcssU LyadcV . rraaaanvatoit ASC3JTXOTS. B.B.SCDLOW. . arocBBOUSB. OaslTkt. Astt ZHWARD la-HAMMATT. Crxt n:a lwlr:l n:3 ABCUlTBUr, Bar Island, m. at, Milohsn ALyaaa Smudiag. GEO. P. 8TAUDTJHAR, BBOHTTBCT-! I A csass as Baa au m iyaaa aaiauap. CITY OmCERS. W. A- DARLING, MITT BXSIKBBB U Baaai at, MitcseU A Lyadc bkxk Take Iterator. A Goad Bargain. A prominent lawyer of HufTalo tells of a eonipromiMe be once made on hebalf of a certain railway company with an Erie county fanner whose wife had been killed at a railroad crowing. A few month after the terrible bereavement the husband, who had sued tbe company for (5,000 damages, came into the office and accepted a com promise of S500. As be stufJed tbe wad of bills into his pocket, be turned to the law yer and cheerfully remarked: "Veil, dot's not so bad after alL I re got fife hundret toiler and goat teal better wife aa I had be-1 fore. Argonaut. Strwag TrM. During the financial pan.c tbat oc curred in General Jackson's adminis tration, in connection with his moral of tbe public deposits from the United States bank, the suggestion waa mane a (wsum uai ueienuoa I sr ., - of three person, be seat to Washing. E0 8 HCE ton to nee tbe president aaa persuade aim, if possible, to reconsider his tion. An old Quaker merchant, who was one of the insolvents, viewed this idea with great favor, and nominated for the purpose a certain merchant remarkable for his flow of language. another who wept on all occasions, and himself for third delegate. "Henry can do all the talking." he aaid, explaining his plan to a friend. "William can do all the crying, and I will go as a monument of the timesT' Batata of Jaeenh BnrUrardt- Deceased. The nadersbmed bavins been amwinsad i eutrix of the last will sad teetaaaent of Joseph Bursnarui.iaieoT'iae county oi noes istaaa,)-, of Illinois, deceased, hereby rives notice that ah will appear before the count court of Bock Ialsnd county, at the oaVce of tha clerk of said court, ia the cltr of Rock Island, at tha Jaawarv srrra ea the ant Monday in January seat, at which time all ncrsoaa aaviag rial against said estate are aotlaad sad lequaewd to attend, far tha pars ess of having the aaase adjaeted. U persons ta stores waara estate are reqassvaa u asase uc menials parment to taa unoersmea. isstea taw anta day of uctoasr, A. v. losa. BOrHIA AQATHB KmairT, . Bsetatrix. Mrs. Murrie Hill Why doesn't Professor Winkelbeimer play at your receptions nowf Mrs. Swellerby lie's so abominably rude. Tbe lnt time he played he atri some of my visitors to atop talking. He 1 he didn't mind whether they heard him or not. but unless he could hear him self he couldn't do himself justice. Truth. A Little Dirt's aXBanaoea ia a L-gataeeae- Mr. and Mrs. Loren Trescott are keepers of the Gov. Lighthouse at hand xieacb. Mien, and are Diessea U ASTER'S BALE. TO THE ULBT. Beat Dining Car Service ta the World. The Bock Islaad is foremost la adopting any advantage calculated to improve speed and give that lux ury, safety and comfort that popular patronage demands. Its equipment s thoroughly complete with vesti buled trains, magnificent diaing cars, sleepers and chair coaches, all the most elegant, aad of recently im proved patterns. Faithful aad capable management ind polite, honest service from em ployes are Important items. They re a double duty to the company knd to traveler! and it is sometimes a task difficult of accomplishment. Passengers on this line will fiad little cause for complaint oa that ground. REMEMBER . Che Great Rock Islaad Route runs all itgular trains to Englewood subur aa statloa, close to World . Fair rounds, aad yoa eaa save time aad rroable by getting off at that point I 3d avoM lae erowa in tne city. For fall particulars as to tickets. BMpe TBtea, apply toBBywpoB tUZtt oOea la tM uaitea btates, fada or llezieo, or addreas: JNa ESSASTLAlf. . Oml Tkt, A fmm. Act., Ojeage, EL S.9T Jont. Oean ir- Cklca-o EL Is life Worth Living? That Depaada Why Ha Wasn't ' Proprietor Did youlall the gentle mil n in No. 73 He wants his nreaktaat at ? o'clock. i Bellboy No, be don't. Proprietor Did he say sot Bellboy No. He blew out the gas last night. Chicago Inter Ocean. Tjpoa Tear Health. MONROE'S TONIC f Will ears yea and keep ye welL tor sale at Harper I Weary Walking Say. dere's a washout I on de road here. Hadnt we better nag de train an tell 'em about it? ; Hungry Higgius Not much we won't. De hands on dia road has jist been armed wit' new rifles, an we'll get plugged sure. Indianapolis Journal. ; Jaat tha Other Way. "Why did you tell that man to knock three times on your door when he called Was it bos you'd know him and let him in" "No, it was no's I'd know him and keep him out-" New York Press. John Volk: 6c Co., CONTRACTORS Eoczssjunjssss. Sash, Door, BUads, Siding, Flooring i . Walaaeoauag, akin d ffwarthi Obtlciag. "Could you ollige me," said the colonel. -with a 45 till" "I can." replied the major. "Bill collect or left one for you 10 minutes ago." At lanta Constitution. Barkeaper Look here, you, I say, atop workina that lunch counter. Tramp I ain't working, it's a I Brooklyn Life. a Bsssdta aay7 his wlfa todfaagtora "Is that the ieasr-Truth. with a daughter, four years old. Last ,mi April she was taken down with measles, followed with a dreadful couirh and turninir into a fever, Doctors at home and at Detroit treat ed her, but in vairh she crew worse rapidlv, until she was a mere "hand f ul o- bones.'" Then she tried Dr. King's New Discovery and after- the use of two and a half bottles, was completely cured. They say Dr, King's New Discovery is worth its weighs m gold, yet you may try a bottle free at Hartz & Ullemeyer's. 8TKEXGTH AHD HEALTH. v If vou are not feeling strong and healthy, trv Electric Bitters. If "La (lrinmn has lpft vou weak and' wearv. use Electric Bitters. This remedy acts directly on liver, stomach and kidneys, gently aiding these i to perform their functions. II you are afflicted with sick neaaacne, you will find speedy and a permanent re lief by taking Electric Bitters. One trial will convince you that this i the remedy you need. Large bottles only 60c, at Harts Ullemeyer's, BCCBXKB S ABXICA SALYB. The best salve ia the world for cuts. bruises, sores, ulcers, salt rheum Fever sores, tetter, chapped hands. chilblains, corns, and all skin erup, tioas, aad positively cares piles or ao pay required. It is ru Aran teed to give perfect satisfactioe,or money refunded., moe z cents per box. For sale by Harts A Ullemever KwoCwfc. STATE OP ILLIKOIS. I ttodi Islabb Ootiai I la th eircntt eonrt. ta caaaaerv: raincBi n. aweiiT as. tirru at. atauMrac aaa lorecMsu Aaaie B. Blaading; aara geaetaT So. ty virtue of a ac Notice Is hereto (Wen that hv cree of sakl coort, entered in tha shore entitled ca-isa, oa tne uta day of Keptcsaher, A. lent. ism ansa aay as sovcaiBer, sar af 1 a'rlnrk In tha aftn. noon, at the north door of tha eonrt honae, ha tee Bucceads the Molise Siriio hta. Orgstied uider S'JX'ji Open from 9 a. nu to 3 ? B-idH batarcay rigbu Me2 B. A. AmswoBTa. q t. T. HaaaswaT. DIRICTOBS: Porter Skinner. C.A.Bofe, H.ii Q. B. Edwards. V. 1 Andrew Fribers. CFJ Htna Dirjsr Western InTes GUARAMXEB REAL ESTATE U BMde for private parties a "1 spot of the we f Orchard State of O-CBARD.SEBSlSl K. W. Dabt. PrcsidenU J.8.I1 BBFERESCB- . g. Boblason, C?hi 1U mm city of Bexk Waal, ia asid coaaty at Bock IaV sad.tosatisfysjdafXiee,BiUat aablic vsadaa. to the hivrseat aad haat Bidder for cast la hand. r. . . " pa"' a bum, arnui ta ta city of lUiaoia, kaawa aad dastrlasd as follow, to-wit: Uot twanty-aeven (7), adrordhat notha bi's plat for the year 184, ta the aoataweet ejaartar (Ml of aaouoa tMrtv-aiv t Ml. - .liai... 18), aortk range twa ) west of the FoarUprta- Datad at Bock Islaad, Illinois, tkia 17th day of Master ia Cancerv. Bock Iaiand Oouatv. I1L LooaBT KausT aad M. M.BrcaeaoB, Ooarplaisant's aolhatora. SAVED! iT: labor, tiue, uohey BI lenry Dait' Son. Wbolt CorrestwDdence ial UOTEVS , Metropolitan Bedtted sad renovatft noi,ii An Ih. Knmmtssi nlan. . aaalu)tbcba"l rata. uliil-MOMD sbp. 0 tt yoftr owb way. It it tJh. beet 9ocp CAd For gara'lAt-. vacs bt r 1 a ti aavsec cars ironi ... bast aad ferry landings p " H nn.nRETfl1 PARKERS A TTmSim eYerytbing K cSk haadkerchief 10 teat; lciirUiB Hc,lT34lH6 Talepho--'