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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Rock Island daily Argus. — 10 February 1890

THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS, MONDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 1890 Fashion's ThU week we come forward with Fabrics (or tin: WHITE GOODS 18QO, Shows many of the prettiest styles we have ever seen. Thedts'gns are vry ar tistic and rich in variety. Barly deliv eries are dmw all marked aod ready for nil l'lain and floured Swisses, mulls. In dia linen, piques, printed plaids, fancy I'taiils, Vrron plaids. Marabout plaids, Monando plaids, lace plaids, batists, nainsooks and cambrics, buz m r.ephyrs, edelwies plaids and stripes, check, plaid and stripe piques, clipped lawns, rtv red strips lawns, floured wells, heavy writs f i r tailor made costumes. Shaded or sombre stripes 27 inch hemstitch and corded lawns ami India linens for children and infants' dresses, 40 inch satin stripe and open work bordered India linen and lawns for aprons and ladies' dress skirts at the price of plain goods. Our space will permit description of choicest novelties cannot be mentioned. McCABE BROS. 1712. 1714, 171. 1718. 1720 an...

Publication Title: Rock Island Daily Argus
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Rock Island daily Argus. — 10 February 1890

THE lOCK ISLANO ARGUS, MONDAY, FEBRUARY 10, 1890. la cc t 4i CI w bt Of j w, flt M tw da M P rem mi tht ent IMC Cue vet I Ma ore her Hue end Joui awi . into ENTERPRISE AND ENERGY. The Bwt Way to Advert! and Haild a Town. Awrtiaa.w the lwi,iul Atfrifcat ---araral tUru Met had Ipsyltew a a I. row. lag itj The 8ioui City Jovrmtl contain; tome valuable pointers m to whu ihotild con stitute the spirit of a fast growing pro gressive town. They sre essentially ap plicable to Rxk Island at this lime end aould be resd snd considered by every local citlien hating a desire to see the city continue its present tendency to ad vanes. The advice comes fr m the metropolis of Iowa, a city which has be come so simply through carrying out the ideas adesnced. Therefore tbey come crowned and commended by the fruits of eiperience: The best way to advertise a town is to advertise it. And the best way to adver tise it is for the men who constitute the town to advertise themselves A great deal of valuable t...

Publication Title: Rock Island Daily Argus
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Rock Island daily Argus. — 11 February 1890

Rock Island Daily Argus. VOL. XXXVIII. NO 96. BOCK ISLAND, TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 1890. PRICE FIVE CENTS. Sold y a M. YERBURY, rl AS W YERIU'UY. Mnnrr W. B. BARKER, baa piirrll8-d the WELL KNOWN Wagner Grocery Fourth Ave. and Tenth Street, ami bopt t. rv tain thcicwton of kia predecessor lit- wil; make grt-ni trtrt to psfpatVMl the good name of this Old Established Grocery thai it l.it ataafl fi.j"jrwl hy dealing only in the best eoods AT THE LOWEST PRICES ROLLIN Successor to A a. Miop Nineteenth St., bet. First and Second Avenue, Rock Island, 111. Oaataral Jobbing and Repairing promptly done. I-Swcond Hand Machinery bought, sold and repaired. New Elm Sreet Grocery GEO. . BROWNER, (flucoMMM to Danquanl A Browner) FLOUR A ND FEED Family Groceries and Provisions, He solicit a stale of the trade and will make prices as low as the lowest. Telephone connections. GIVE THE NEW STORE A TRIAL. THOMAS SMART, Proprietor of the- Old ami well-known Cor. Third avenue and Eighth street, Bm Dpaaad w...

Publication Title: Rock Island Daily Argus
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Rock Island daily Argus. — 11 February 1890

THE HOCK ISLAND ARGUS. TUESDAY. FERBUARY 11. 1890. THK DAILY ARGUS JOHH s PCTTl TCMOAT at.Toa. Mr'snjcui aa Mr. Fred I ar ta Wuliifoi ay tha use la- gJ0 w trroa;1 together ow m tar? did arfaeml la whH of It. tae taoaM aaaaa.fl aa mnMi( It tak. Wannaae Maaliaaat la re erty a loa W'. to 4utrihate tka tall oa !- areataa rroa- isk Ma eataf. he to aa oppoaat of Tn Tata la pnaarag Aid H.aptoa Iff a roeioH' a ta ta art. antra won 1 that bu r Cfaaa ap 1M ta'eatloa of ProaaW. aa f ao baaa taatr tvre to All thia I acre - titaaai dar4-H ay aarta. asada klv iaaAt Ma eaeare of .see Bat la ratard to tha ai'Wm.ataip of the Sac aad aeH lan't It about tiaaa that a aaaorrt rpreniuj that poriiaa of ggg avian p it j la tae caiaal' Troa, oaa we elect! lea' aprlag. bar ha faiiad aa get ale are. Wot aot ma De Ulaai again, aad gtae atsa as. jaat daaarU. or. If he daairaa to wait another year aad try It over wit Better, than la Joba ObN waiter, aboaa aotaiaaUoa woald ba aqalraieat to aa eteetioa. Tbera are ...

Publication Title: Rock Island Daily Argus
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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Rock Island daily Argus. — 11 February 1890

THE HOOK ISLAND ARGUS, TUESDAY, FERBUARY 11. 1800. a h tt awn una i T1IK DAILY ARGUS JOHM W MTTM. ioat. February 11. 1890 MIHMED PAPBM. Prsaaeeilj b Wrlbri mU. tnelr paper for TT. other, aad on r l to the oilcs od. To o-iTltu th . dlaUsltr arrsns; MM hsn mde to lea., aitra copten of the Dai i v Aaac rack sventnf at rbosjas' drag Mat, where sjerlbert who fall to receive th.tr pai ar ran rar. a co. f. Mayor McCojochie and Mr. Fred Haas ar In Washington by this time la boring for the gun f ectory. K they both pull a atroot(ly together now they did ariTcratly in the spring of 89. Ibcy should ccotnpl n something. It take! Wannamaker'a lieutenant in thia city a Ion while to distribute the atern mail on ft Sunday evening. Prnb ftblv. iike bla chief, be la an opponent of the Sunday newspapers. and wants to keep them "suppreKSrrt" as long aa posaible. The Union ia pushing Aid. Hampton for a renominitin in the Second ward, whiru would aeern that Himpton has giren up his intention of running f...

Publication Title: Rock Island Daily Argus
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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Rock Island daily Argus. — 11 February 1890

THE ROCK ISLAND ABGU8, TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 1800 Fashion's This week we cone forward with Fabrics for ibe WHITE GOODS 1890, Shows many of the prettiest styles we hare ever seen. The d agns are v ry ar tistic and rich In variety. Early deliv eries are nw all marked and ready for sale. Plain and figured Swisaee. mulls. In dia linens, piques, printed plaids, fancy plaids. Verona plaida, Marabout plaids, Mnnando plaids, lace p!aida, hatiats, nainsooks and cambrics, bbf ei zephyrs, edelwies plaids and stripes, check, platd and ulrlp piques, clipped lawns, revered strips lawns, ficured welia, heavy welts t r lailor maile costumes. Shaded or sombre stripes 3? inch hemstitch and corded lawns aud India linens for children and infanta' dresses, i Inch satin stripe and open work bordered India linen and lawns for aprons and '.adlea' dress skirts at the price of plain goods. Our space will permit description of choicest novelties cannot be mentioned. io bi i ii ear goods McCABE BROS. 1712. 171...

Publication Title: Rock Island Daily Argus
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Page 5 [Newspaper Page] — Rock Island daily Argus. — 11 February 1890

THE HOCK ISLAND ARGUS, TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 11, 1890 IMS WINNINGS She Was Adjudged Damaged in the Affections $12,000. HrRR MI LLER'S LOYE LKTThRS. Thmj Wrrt Vary ArTectlng. and Whan Ha Refused to Marry Lena Her 'Art Waa Murh Lacerated Muller' Inutu Wile. Donchrrty Again, t Iiigenw.ll. ""The Muller-Cammerer breath of promise case, recently tried in New York, smacks of the tribulation of Rochester ami Jane Eyre in Charlotte Bronte's famous novel. Roc-neater, it will bo remembered, was a party past middle ae wbo endeavored to marry Jane while bU lnaiie wife waa promenading up stairs at nii.Iaiif tit, whenever be could pet loose, and amus ing herself trylni; to set the house afire. Clemen, Muller, of New York, was a widower 68 years old, with a heart na warm an his hairs were gray. Ho met Mis Lena Cam inerer, of Pbilnil.-l-phia, who is but Si, a teacher of music and wrapt In hor art. She went to New York and Mr. Muller took her to lkHa CAMMUlXn. his bouse, whore lived his sons. He took her...

Publication Title: Rock Island Daily Argus
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Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Rock Island daily Argus. — 12 February 1890

V Rock Island Daily Argus. VOL XXXVI11. NO 97. ROCK ISLAND, WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 1890. PRICE FIVE CENTS. y T stored my health is fur 'is I Wtmii hops f r at A YVSSa rasaaV SW sa.s! V' f 1 II II my '' wnl,h n"w v'f" five years. M. YERBURY, l oum. w. iwwi. W. B. BARKER, has purchased the wkll-known Wagner Grocery Fourth Ave. and Tenth Street, and hopes to retain the custom of hi predecessor. He will make a great effort to perpetuate the good name of this Old Established Grocery that it has always enjoyed by dealing only in the best kdoiIi AT THE LOWEST PRICES ROLLIN Successor to A Shop Nineteenth St., bet. First and Second Avenue, Rock Island, 111. General Jobbing and Repairing promptly done. "Second Hand Machinery New Elm Street Grocer7 GEO. E. BROWNER, iSurr,esnr to Danquard A Browner) FLOUR AND FEED Family Groceries and Provisions, He Bolicit a share of the trade and will make prices as l)w as the lowest. Telephone connections. GIVE THE NEW STORE A TRIAL. THOMAS Proprietor of th...

Publication Title: Rock Island Daily Argus
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Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Rock Island daily Argus. — 12 February 1890

THE HOCK ISLAND ARGUS, WEDNESDAY, FEK13UABY 12, 1890. THE DAILY ARGUS JOHM W POTTSw. Wednesd4T. February 12. 1800 IMKO PAPRRrt. Treqnwly subscribers miss tnslr paper for jom, csutr or other, and on B'-tiiK to tbe office Bnd tt cln, To oivtate thin dlfflculty arrange D)nu hav been nude to leave eitrs copies of M Dai i t Amu, each evening at Thomas' drag anre, where subscribers who fall to receive their par ar can eecare a co, y . OUR SCHOOL SYSTEM. Regular Moatkly H retime erthe Honr.i f I l .i.-nt loi. - Ti nmit OftWr'a Hr- pur i I lie UrdnpiMoii Law f irrcrt - h. r Hattera. The board of education beld Ita regular monthly meetlDg yesterday afternoon, present President Thomas and all the directors eicept Dr. Carter. Truant Officer Kimball s report for the month of January was received and filed as follows: To tba Board of Education of Rock Island School District : I su unit the following report. Paring the month of January I have arrested twelve aotua! truants and returned them to th...

Publication Title: Rock Island Daily Argus
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Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Rock Island daily Argus. — 12 February 1890

THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS, WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 1890. Fashion's Thin week we come forward with Fabrics for the WHITE GOODS 1890, Shows many of the prettiest styles we have ever seen. Tbe ties gns are very ar tistic and rich In variety. Early deliv erles are nww all marked and ready for sale. Plain and flgurrri Swisses, mulls. In dia linen,, piques, printed plaids, fancy plaid, Veron plaids. Marabout plaids, Monando platds, lace plaids, hatists, nainsooks and cambrics, MdHM zephyrs, edelwies plaids and atripes, check. pUtd snd stripe piques, clipped lawns, revered strips lawns, figured welts, heavy welts for tailor made costumes. Shaded or sombre stripes. 27 inch hemstitch and corded lawns and India linens for children and Infants' dresses. 40 inch satin stripe and open work bordered. India linen and lawna for aprons and ladies' dress skirts at the price of plain goods. Our space will permit description of but fuw Many of the most styles and ( hmcesi novelties cannot be mentioned. No ...

Publication Title: Rock Island Daily Argus
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Rock Island daily Argus. — 12 February 1890

UU m H KENTUCKY, HARROWING HISTORY OF LOUIS VILLE AND SOME CITIZENS. l-r Are m Oood bwt Peculiar P.rl, Thoee iRMtMH Reporter t n BsMution II... in fUad the Death War rantHomo Moral Keflertloua. Copyright by Edgar W. Nye O5 Board or thi Cars. Io the early jrray of a February even ing a mall party, consisting of myself, might have been seen wending its way toward the railway station at Louisville, Kentucky. One may enter tbe sleeper there at 0 o'clock p. m. and at half-past 2 a. m. he will start for Cincinnati. Taking with me a small fragment of river water to use when I get home for scouring knives, I paid the bill at me 'otel and went to the depot. The depot of the Louisville and Nashville railroad is a massive pilo, coating upwards of $64 in money. It is built in the Modoc style of architecture and faces both ways, like an Independent paper. Meals may be had there at nil hours and baggage checked to all parts of the world. Sleeping car berths and pie are furnished at the shortest n...

Publication Title: Rock Island Daily Argus
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Rock Island daily Argus. — 13 February 1890

Rock Island Daily Argus. VOL. XXXVlll. NO 98. ROCK ISLAND, THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 1890. PRICE FIVE CENTS. M. YERBURY, (HAS W YKKUrUY. Manatj.r W. B. BARKER, has purchase! the wki.l-known Wagner Grocery Fourth Ave. and Tenth Street, and hopes to Petes (lie custom ol his predecessor He will make n fptai llort lo T!tuuir Ike Kll,"l name of this Old Established Grocery that it has always enjoyed ly dealing only in the best goods AT THE LOWEST PRICES ROLLIN Successor to A M A I liop Nineteenth St., bet. First and Second Avenue, Rock Island, 111 General JoVbtaf and Repairing promptly done "Seoood Hand Machinery New Elm Street Grocery GEO. E. BROWNER, (Suresnot to Danquard &, Browner) FLOUK AND FEED Family Groceries and Provisions, He solicit a share of the trade and will make prices as low as the lowest Telephone , onnections. UiVE THE NEW STORE A TRIAL. THOMAS SMART, Proprietor of the Old and well-known Cor. Third avenne and Eighth street, Has opened with an entire stock nf Groceries...

Publication Title: Rock Island Daily Argus
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Rock Island daily Argus. — 13 February 1890

THE HOCK ISLAND AHGUS, THU11SDAY, FEKBUARY 13, 1890. THE DAILY ARGUS JOHN W. POTTKRt. Thcmdat. Pukuabt 18. 18W) M IMMKD IMPI ffMfinMila . . . V, - .. . 1. 1 k m "i" i vw.riwr viii iiivir pa,pr jot ns caos or other, and on .lug to the offlce Sml tt ckl. To oivtalo this dltSeaUy rrngo menu h hssa mda to nr ei.tr copies of Ike Dativ AnoL'eeech mlnf et Thorn' drag Tore, where abserioers mho fall to recelre their carer ean eeenre a copy. Now trial it is a Milled fact tint Sena tor Pierce, of Kewanee.will not be a can didate for reelection, It will be lotereet tog to tboae un tbe outside to am the fur ttj between tbe Hon. J. W. Bimonsoo, tbe Port Byron cbteftain. Mr. C. L. Walker, of this city, and Hon. Win. F. Crawford, of Ederington. Meanwbile "Bill" Payne, tbe Zumatte, will have a walkaway for tbe legislative nomination, un'eta Oliver Olaen abiea bia caator Into to tbe ring, which la not altogether Im probable. Mr. A 0. Dart, who kindly sent tbe Argus two interesting communications of ...

Publication Title: Rock Island Daily Argus
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Rock Island daily Argus. — 13 February 1890

THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS, THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 1890. RIVERSIDE Cook Stoves Ranges, RIVERSIDE OAK STOVES. Boynton Celebrated Furnaces, MASON & T AVIS' Wrought Steel Ranges and Steel Dome Furnaces. J-fEstiinates for Heating ami Ventilating furnished on ap plication. DAVID DON, 1617 Second avenne, Rook Island, Ills. CLOSING OUT PRICES. Plnsta Cabinet Albums 38 cents, Leather Cabinet Albnms 78 cents, Sleds Below Cost, Work Baskets Below Cost, Stationery at 29 per cent off, Cabinet Frames 20 per cent off; Bibles at Cost, Wall Paper at and Below Cost Window Shades at Cost. BIO BARGAINS in Every Department for we MUST CLOSE out our Stock in Twenty Days. RASMUSSEN -The Photographer- HAS REMOVED TO To 1725 Second Avenue, Next door to Crampton's Bookstore. The Public is c r tially invited to inspect our new Gallery Tbe finest West of Chicago without any excf:ptin. We bave tbe only camera in tbis vicinity 'arge ii. uijti to make life aiz Photographs lirect. We bave the only Qallery in this ...

Publication Title: Rock Island Daily Argus
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Rock Island daily Argus. — 13 February 1890

TELE HOCK ISLAND ARGUS, THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 13, 1890. WHAT THE FARMERS GET. NOTHING BUT cheaper land and LARGER MORTGAGES. Prle or Butter. Cbaaaa and MHk Has i ,,.. i n, Lookout for h Partner I ii., th. PrMBt Tariff. T lt and Tlnnod riot. Protection is extolled by the high triH prty for it benefit to the farmer. If the farmer and bis assistants obtain no it from protection, then the whole 3ry fails to the ground, because the farming interest is by far the largest In the country. Among i he most important growing industries of the country is dairy farm ing. With a continually increasing de mand for its products, it would be natu ral to suppose, if not an increase in prices, at least not a decline. Yet fig ures show the contrary. Between 1880 and 1888 the average nii5e of New Yorlc state butter was 80 cents a pound. Sinoe 1884 the price has never exceeded 80 cents, ar.d is at present about tS cents. The average price of New York state factory cheese for some years previous to 1682 was ...

Publication Title: Rock Island Daily Argus
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Rock Island daily Argus. — 14 February 1890

Rock Island Daily Argus. VOL. XXXVIII. NO 99. KOCK ISLAND, FBI DAY. FEBKUAKY 14, IS90. PRICE FIVE CENTS. M. n YERBURY, i . OOlre and HAS W. YEKHl'KY. NaMM W. B. BARKER, lias purchased the well-known Wagner Grocery Fourth Ave. aud Tenth Street, and hopes to retain the custom ot his predecessor Hi1 will ni ike n crea! ( Hurt to perpetuate thi- good name of this 0!d Established Grocery the' tt li-ig altvavs enjoyed by dealing only in thr best rr.(ds AT THE LOWEST PRICES ROLLIN RUICK, Successor to Adani.son & Ruick, ,Ef:, PRACTICAL Shop NfewtMBth St.. bet. First and Second Avenue, Rock Island, HI OMHOTal JobbiHf and Repairing promptly done. HPflftoond Hand Machinery bonght, sold and repaired ew Elm Street Grocery GEO. E. BROWNER, i gam 3or to Danquard & Browner) FLOUR AND FEED Family Groceries and Provisions, He solicit a share of the trade and will make prices as low as the lowest. Telephone connections. GIVE THE NEW STORE A TRIAL. THOMAS - Proprietor of the Old Cor. Third aven...

Publication Title: Rock Island Daily Argus
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — Rock Island daily Argus. — 14 February 1890

THE HOCK ISLAND AllGUS, FHIDAY, FERBUA11Y 14, 1S90. THE DAILY ARGUS JOHN W. POTTWn. Fkioay. Fkbruabt 14. 180 MIAMKO papkm. Vreqneeiljr subscribers ml taetr paper for "! tni or other, and on g'Ug to the otto lad tt etoil. To o'Tlt th dltnoalty srrenfe WM bars heea raft to lesra eitra ropta of u iUT amiii net en-mmc at Tlwrnsa arng Tore, wmrt aabscrlben who fill I I to recsir their pater ran iMnn a cojr. Tk Kesuaekiaa'a W. Corn bread when I'm hnngry, WhUkv when I'm drr, -iiherii when I'm bard np. Heaven when I die. LonlTllle Port. Accoidtko lo lb Chicago Inter Oean the Illinois senator and representative! nave bad a conference In rejrarrl to the beet time of holding the republican Mate convention, and the general drift of opln Ion waa tbe later the better- not earlier than July. The truth of the matter I the Illinois republican politician doean't care particularly whether a convention is held this year or not. A more disgrun tled set would be hard to And than tbe republicans of Illino...

Publication Title: Rock Island Daily Argus
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — Rock Island daily Argus. — 14 February 1890

THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS, FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 1890. RIVERSIDE Cook Stoves j Ranges, RIVERSIDE OAK STOVES. Boynton Celebrated Furnaces, MASON & Wrought Steel Ranges :-gTEsti mates for Heating and Ventilating furnished on ap plication. DAVID DON, 1617 Second avenne, Rook Ist.and, Ills. CLOSING OUT PRICES. :o:- Plnsh Cabinet Albums 38 cents, Leather Cabinet Albums 78 cents. Sleds Below Cost, Work Baskets Below Cost, Stationery at 29 per cent off, Cabinet Frames 20 per rent off, . Bibles at Cost, Wall Paper at and Below Cost Window Shades at Cost. BIG BARGAINS in Every Department for we MUST CLOSE out our Stock in Twenty Days. RASMUSSEN -The Photographer- HAS KEMOVED TO To 1725 Second Avenue, Next door to Crampton's Bookstore. Tbe Public is corlially Invited to inspect our new Gallery. The finest West of Cuictko without any exception. We have the only camera in this vicinity 'argc enough o make life size Photographs direct. We have the only Gallery in this city which It first class in...

Publication Title: Rock Island Daily Argus
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Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Rock Island daily Argus. — 14 February 1890

THE ROCK ISLAND AltGUS, FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 14, 190. THE POWER PLANS. Col. Whltttuore's Transformation Proposition. Kleei, ict t Eatlreljr tiwlul tke Ol Time Ml.nritr.it . abl, Ktr nt Rork li mm Arwewal.-.lsrarrlptlve. Mr. D. N Richardson, editor of the Davenport Democrat, was the guest of Col. Wbtitcroore for a few heirs at Rock Island arterial the other day and he learned tome interesting detail of the colonel's plana for transferring the power In rogue there, a general idea of which has already been given in the Altars Editor Rlchardaon baa written the foK lowing Interesting descriptive account: A great change In power methods Is be ing prepared for at the Rock Island ar senal. During tbe administration of Qen. Rodman and Col. Flagler the plan, of course, was water power. In their time the electric power bad not become far developed and eo aasured as to call for serious attention in connection with such vast enterprises. Water was tbe most feasible agent and to that end a Urge Bf pe...

Publication Title: Rock Island Daily Argus
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Rock Island daily Argus. — 15 February 1890

Rock Island Daily Argus. vol. XXXVIII. NO 100. ROT INLAND SATURDAY. FEBRUARY 15, 190. PRIf E FIVE CENTS. M. YERBURY, Jt HAS W YERBUKY Manager W. B. BARKER, has purchased the well-known Wagner Grocery Fourth Ave. and Tenth Street, and hopes to retain f he PHNM ol Lm predecessor He wil; make great effort tn perpetuate the good name of this O'd Established Grocery that it in always enjoyed by dealing only in the hest grinds AT THE LOWEST PRK'ES ROLLIN RUICK, buctvHHor to AdaniHoii & Kuirk, Shop Ninerennth St., bet. First and Second Avwnne, Rock Island, 111 4eii-rui JobMttfl mid Repairing promptly done. St-cuml Hand Mahiiiry ew Eim Street Grocery GEO. E. BROWNER, (rturressoi to Dancjuanl A Hriwnor) FLOU H AND FEED Family Groceries and Provisions, He solicit a share of the trade and will make price-" as low as the lowest Telephone connections. GIVE THF. NF,W STOKE A TRIAL. THOMAS Proprietor of the Old Cor. Third avenue Has opened with an nas openeo witu an euure .wn. (troceries, Dry ...

Publication Title: Rock Island Daily Argus
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