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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 9 April 1890

Rock "LAND I)A I L Y" ARCH! VOL XXXYIlIrNO. 145 HOCK ISLAND, WEDNESDAY, APRIL 9, 1890. PRICE FIVE CENTS. The Library Beard. v The regular monthly meeting of tbe Rock Island public library board was held last Monday, President Connelly and Directors Rismussen, Smart, Larkin, Johnson, Southwell and Denkman being present. The report of the librarian. Miss Ellen Gale, for tbe month of March was re. ceived and filed as follows: OIBOULATIOH. Ait and Science 4 Heliglon and Philosophy SO Poetry '0 ,.,Apr, flock CARTERS lOlTTLE 11 0 A.RPETS AND I VER I'lLLS. twie Wo dtU DUJ5 alljjave their cljc Pick Her dacha and relieve all the troubles tacfrtient to a biUoua state of the ays tarn, suoh aa Dizzlnets, Nausea, Drowsiness. Distress after eating. I'ain in the Bide, ka. While their moat) xeiustlu ble suceeBS has been ahown in curing Essays and Miscellaneous 16' Travels 6 R tstory and Biography So Fiction 1,1H Juvenile Literature TS Fas RBAriK's Sata HOUSEHOLD AND feMtf M mtciaus fej LAUNDRY FURP...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 9 April 1890

Til fi HOCK ISLAND AllGUS, WEDNESDAY, APBIL 9, 190. THE DALLY AllGUS JOHN W. POTTER. Wednesday, Aran. 9. 1890. The knockout blow that Frank Oarnett, tbe popular young farmer of Coe, administered to P. F. Cox for tbe asset orsbip of tbelr town en election day, seems to hare bad no perceptible effect on tbe latter, or else be rallied pretty quickly. Cox tthowed np in Rock Island yesterday and commenced laboring witb bis fellow Q. A. R's. in a manner wbicb forever sets at rest tbe doubt whether be still bankers after the republican nomina tion for county treasurer -or not. Con sidering that Bro. Campbell also relies upon considerable O. A. R. support, it places that organization in rather an em barrasaing position. Cox, however, says his military record overshadows Camp bell's so completely that a comparison would be odious to bis opponent. The Chicago Tribune, in an endeavor to distract tbe attention of tbe voters of Illinois from tbe tariff and extravagant regimes of succeeding repub...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 9 April 1890

PROBABLY Tbe erealcBt Muslin Underwear sale that this section has ever known will he opened this wees ai McCABE BROS. Anions: tbe especially big leaders we must mention a lot of plain chemises and drawers, good muslin, at 14c; also good utmlity of children's drawers at 14c; corset covers, perfect fit, at 14c; ladies' aprons Uc; children's twilled waists only He. Tbe 25j, 39i5 and 50c numbers will mske a sensation pure." For fuller par ticnlsrs see large hills and circulars debribing all the different gTades, styles, e:c. We shall also call special attention tin's week to some 27 different Btjleg of corsets on which we shall offer special ndvsntaees to induce purchasers, perhaps in Hilvance of your actual needs for the present. 1 REMEMBER ! The Taciflc dress challies to be opened on Monday a. m. at PER YARD. Nutting like them at tbe price. Table and floor oil cloths in basement. CiSi e lare hand bills. McOABE BROS. 1713. 1714. 1716. 1718. 1720 and 1723 Second Avkndr. -BUY WALL PAPER-...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 9 April 1890

THE BOCK ISLAND AUG US, WENDESDA Y , AP1UL 0, 1890. ! ! 13 V, 1 iili.. :. -J &.- i'r 3!, i'.-f; i .4 . 5.) Mi :,r-i 1 - V . t ) . -- J: w ;) ) XYE IS NOT SUFFERING. HE AND THE FECTED NOB HILL SET UNAFBY DULL TIMES. Charms of San Francisco In the, Balmy Month of March A Landlord G rowdy Imposed Upon The. Oceans of Sympathy lavished on a Penurious TraTSler. ICopyrbjht, 1800, by Edgar W. Nye. California has a rainy season which takes the place of. winter, and has some rain left for other purposes. Last winter it rained and did other things for five months, but on the day that I burst upon the coast like a long legged benison from a clear sky, the sun came forth from his long seclusion and lit up the grand old main the ocean main, I mean, not mine. Then the timid songster caroled to his mate in low, passionate tones, the gay orange poppies began to give gorgeous coloring to the green billows of field and prairie, and a thousand bright and beautiful wild flowers garnished the...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 10 April 1890

( i Daily LAND VOL XUVM. m, 146 KOCX ISLAND, THUKSDAY, APKIL 10, 1890. PRICE FIVE CENTS. AIK. CABLE'S ANECDOTE. ARGUS s ?U(V. UIIIU UIU uuo an ipve ( J wirier; Fai RBAito Sai4ta hE BESTINTHEWa I 1 rots ai i WU , Wit ALL ii t HOUSEHOLD AND LAUNDRY PURPOSC4!sti-' MADE ONLY BY N.K. FAIRBANKS M. YERBURY, PLUMBER 2 Wrought Jrv - CHA8. W. YERBURY, Manager. W. B. BARKER, lias pnrcha-ed tbe well-known Wagner Grocery Fourth Avenue and Tenth Street, an l Lopes to retain the custom of his predecessor lie will niiike a effort to perpetuate the good name if thW Old Established Grocery that It hi always enjoyed by deiillng only in tbe bes tgoojs, at the I owent Prices. ROLLIN RUIOK, Successor to Adamson & Ruick, PRACTICAL 'if" Shop iS'inetennth St, bet. GeneralJnbbing and Repairing promptly done. fSgTSecond Hand Machinery bought, Bold and repaired New Elm Street GroceiT GEO. E. BROWNER, (Successor to Danquard & Browner) FLOUR AND FEED Family Groceries and Provisions, He so...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 10 April 1890

THE HOOK ISLAND All GUS, THURSDAY, APRIL. 10, 1890. i 4 r ,v 'Si ';'t ' V i '0 i ; THE DAILY ARGUS JOHN W. POTTER. Thursday, Aran. 10, 1880. At the Theatre. The W. 0. Coup equescurrlculurn, which includes a portrayal of Intelligence of a remarkable degree bj sixteen hand some horse, and innumerable tricks by a number of representatives of the canine tribe, opened a series of three entertainments at Harper's theatre last night. The audience was delighted with the performance, which is not,' only unique, bat instructive, and no doubt the concluding appearance of troupe tonight will be wit nessed by a large audience, as was the matinee this afternoon. Tomorrow night we are to have the inimitable Pat Rooney, in Lis funny play. "Pat's New Wardrobe," a comedy abounding in mirth and music, of which the Boston Herald says : "Pat's New Wardrobe" is the name of this new three act comedy in which Mr. Pat Rooney and his company appeared last evening, before an audince which crowded the bouse in...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 10 April 1890

THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS, THURSDAY, APRIL, 10, 189a RIVERSIDE Cook Stoves Ranges, RIVERSIDE OAK STOVES, Boynton Celebrated Furnaces, """" MASON & DAVIS' Wrought Steel Ranges and Steel Dome Furnaces. fjgTEsti mates for Heating and Ventilating furnished on application. DAVID DON, 1617 Second avenne, Rook"Island, Ills. -BUY WALL PAPER- -WHILK SELLING A word to the wise is sufficient. You can save money by buying of us now. BAKER &, DEALERS IN House Furnishing Goods, PLUMBING AND- Gas Fitting Stock BAKER & HOUSMAN. KOHN & ADLER, LIQUORS, Removed to 219 Seventeenth Street MARKET SQUARE. Eon Influenza, USE DR. McKANN'S -CELEBRATED- Irish Cough Syrup (10 and 25c For Liver and Kidney Troubles NOTHING EQUAL TO Thomas' Liver and Kidney Pills, 25c a Box Sample free. Manufactured by - T. H. THOMAS, : Druggist, Rock Island WE ARE AT COST. KINGSBURY & SON, 1705 Second Avenue. HOUSMAN Coughs, Colds, Etc., a Bottle.) THE POST LENTEN PARTY. A ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 10 April 1890

o THE HOCK ISLAND AUG US, THUKSDA Y, APltlX 10. 1890. ' if , ! : ' ; ) ! 1 - ! - ' . i .'11 - 1 . v '1 f 'v5 LADED SCRIBES. Not So Much Shooting of Editors as "Afoh the Wah." THE KINCA1D-TAULBEE EPISODE. There Really Never Waa me Mach Shooting In the United States a Some Think Mississippi Held the Palm, Yt'lth Trzaa a Good Second. Charles E. Kincaid, correspondent, has shot W. P. Taulbee, ex-congressman, and there is much astonishment thereat. The real cause for surprise it that there are not more shootIngsof that nature. When one attentively consider what an American political campaign fap, how fiercely the parties assail each other, how venomously come men attack the moral character of their opponent and how maliciously the private lives of public men are criticized. reasoning a priori Charles r. kixcaid. be would say that the announced results of an election should be followed by an official list of the killed, wounded and "missing," the latter including those who "took to the wo...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 11 April 1890

Al' D RGtJ LAND A1LY vol,, i viu. no, m HOCK ISLASD, FHIDAY, APKIL II, 1690. PB1CE FIVE CENTS. & J9 Tbp fiirls Anrl RnY m all Ipve fljeir dpce. wbicb is Fa i rbaNk's SaiJta Claus Soar Z BESTINTHCV ' rnp in u FOR ALL HOUSEHOLD AND Mh& 'life LAUNDRY PURPOSES. MADE ONLY BY N.K. FAIRBANKS. CO. mile, ft 1 I I .II v tor li .'15' FAIRBANKS NV- I lift II. Chicago. M. YERBURY, FLUMBEB STEAM AND G4S FITTER AND DEALER IX Wrought and Cast Iron and Lead Pipe Hose, Packing, Sewer and Drain Tile. Steam and Gas Fixtures. t"Best work at fair prices. Estimates furnished Office and ehop 219 lSlh St. Telephone 1183. ('HAS. W. YERBURY, Manager. Rock Island, 111. W. B. BARKER, has purchased the well-known Wagner Grocery Fourth Avenue and Tenth Street, an ! hopes to retain the custom of his predecessor He will mute a effort to perpetuate the good name of this 0!d Established Grocery that it has always enjoyed by dealing only in the beptgoola, at tin- I owet Prices. HOLLIN RTJICK, S...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 11 April 1890

THE HOCK ISLAND AltGUS, FRIDAY, APRIL 11 1890. t 1 I i. THE DAILY ARGUS JOHN W. POTTER. Far oat, April 11, 1800. Jakes H. Manning, son of the late Daniel Mancingwaa elected mayor of Albany. N. Y., at tbe recent election. The democrats made a gain of nearly 5.000 votes over the result of two years ago. The new mayor is the editor of the Albany Argut. n. R. Kjteedler, for tbe past two years associate editor of the Cedar Rapids Gazette, and Will P. Muse for five years city editor of that paper, have resigned their positions. The former becomes editor and tbe latter city editor of tbe Ottumwa Courier, lately purchased by A. W. Lee, formerly business manager of the Muscatine Journal. Tbe Davenport Democrat says this triple combination of bright newspaper men is one of tbe strongest ever formed. It means tbe building up of an evening paper at Ottumwa that will be of great benefit to that growing place. If tbe Democrat wt-ro asked to pick from all Iowa journalism three better men in'their ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 11 April 1890

THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS, FRIDAY, APKIIi 11, 1890. 4 RIVERSIDE Cook Stoves f Ranges, RIVERSIDE OAK STOVES. Boynton Celebrated Furnaces, MASON & DAVIS' Wrought Steel Ranges and Steel Dome Furnaces. Estimates for Heating and Ventilating furnished on application. DAVID DON, 1617 Second avenne, Rock Island, Ills. - -BUY WALL PAPER- WHILE WE ARE SELLING A word to the wise is sufficient You can t-ave money by buying of us now. READ We have just received ft very large line of Wall Paper, bought at our own prices, to close Factory line ani will offer the entire lot, nntil gone, at price never heard of before in the WALL PAPER BUSINESS. Sund-ird Browns, BUnks at 3, 3, 4, 4 J and 02 a roll. Sianlard Whites, full weight, 8 yards to roll, tlrst-clsss in every way, 4ic a roll. Micas A", a roll. Gilt Goods, 5. 6. 6i. 8. 10 and 12; a roll. Embossed Bronzed Solid Gold, 13o a roll. Bny at cure before they;' are all gone. CO O CD s kCrii'pfi Cities. v m&wkz&c&...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 11 April 1890

THE BOCK ISLAND AUG US, FRIDAY, APltIL 11, 1S90 TI1E DRKAD DISEASE. IMphthtria te be bjeec of Ex. rtaaace of Sfedleal Ideas at the Meet lKr the fawa Ililawln Moelety t be Mela Here Xexs Week. Tbe regular quarterly meeting of the Iowa and Illinois Central District Medical association to be held in Rock Island Thursday, April 17. promises to be one of unusual interest. "The Cause and Pfeveotirt; of Diphtheria.' is the subject that will be considered, and this is not only of vital importance to tbe medical fraternity but to humanity at large. In accordance with a resolution adopted at tbe last meeting of the association each member is requested to present either in person or by letter answers to the following questions: 1. Is diphtheria dependent upon a specific cause T 3. If so, U surh specific cause dtvel oped or preserved in other than albumen old tissues and fluids? 3. By what media and channels does tbe specific cause gain entrance to the human onHnimT 4. To what extent is there, ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 12 April 1890

11; AILY RGfU vM!,. XX XVIII. NO. 148 ROCK ISLAND, SATURDAY. APRIL 12, 1890. PRICE FIVE CENTS. Island D A ft father, flock kL 0l J JShiik D. Jlto Girls ap.1 Roys &m o all bave fheir cboicp. wbicb is F'A ! RD Atto SATA CLAUS SOAR I 4J ft ALL J HOUSEHOLD AND j LAUNDRY PURPOSES. " MADE ONLY BY N.K. FAIR BANK &. C0.Chicago. M. YERBURY, l, ifeTl A it. STJ 'X-'S. ... I PLUHBEB STEAI AID HAS FITTER -AND DEALER IN- Wrought and Cast Iron and Lead Pipe Hose, Packing, Sewer and Drain Tile. Steam and Gas Fixtures. K3"Best work at fair prices. Estimates furnished. Office and shop 219 18th St. Telephone 1182. CHA W. YERBURY. Manager. Rock Island, 111. W. B. BARKER, has purchased the well known Wagner Grocery Fourth Avenue and Tenth Street, and hopes to retain the cnstom of his predecessor He wilt make a effort to perpetuate the good name of thW Old Established Grocery that It bag always enjoyed by dealing only In the best goo Is, at the I owent Prices. ROLLIN RUICK, Succes...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 12 April 1890

-- : THE KOCK ISLAND AKGUS, SATURDAY, APRIL 12, 1890. THE D AILY ARGUS JOHN W. POTTE. Saturday, April 12. 1890. Trants and the Tariff. In the enae debate on trusts the other day Senator Vest gave an interesting list or tne trims and snowed the dependence of these monopolies in each case he named upon tariff duties exclading competition from abroad. 1. The steel rail trust, buttressed by a tariff tax of $17 per ton. 2. The nail trust, by a tariff tax of l $ 1.25 per 100 pounds. 3. The iron nut and washer trust, by a tax of $2 per 100 pounds. 4. The barbed fence wire trust, by a tax of 60 cents per 100 pounds. 5. The copper trjst. by a tax of $2.50 per 100 pounds. 6. The lead trust, by a tax of 1 50 per 100 prnnds. 7. The slate pencil trust, by a tax of 30 per cent. 8. Tne nickel trust, by a tax of $15 per 10O pounds. 9. The zink trust, by a tax of 32.50 per 100 pounds. 10. The sugar trust, by a tax of 2 per '100 pounds. 11. The oil cloth trust, by a tax of 40 per cent. 12. The jute b...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 12 April 1890

THE ROCK ISLAND AJRGUS, SATURDAY, APRIL 12, 1890. EXYERSIDE Cook Stoves Ranges, RIVERSIDE OAK STOVES, Boynton Celebrated Furnaces, MASON & DAVIS' Wrought Steel Ranges and Steel Dome Furnaces. tSiPEstimates for Heating and Ventilating furnished on application. DAVID DON, 1617 Second avenne, Rook Island, Ills. -BUY WALL PAPER- -WHILE SELLING A word to the wise is sufficient. You can save money by buying of us now. BAKER & DEALERS IN Ss T (DS7 House Furnishing Goods, PLUMBING - AND Gas Fitting Stock BAKER & HOUSMAN. KOHN & ADLER, LIQUORS, -Removed to 219 Seventeenth Street- T?iT TlVTTT Coughs, Colds, Etc., USE DR. McKANN'S .. CELEBRATED Irish Cough Syrup, (10 and 25c a Bottle.) For Liver and. Kidney Troubles NOTHING EQUAL TO Thomas' Liver and Kidney Pills, 25c a BoxSample free. Manufactured by . T. H. THOMAS, Druggist, Bock Island. WE ARE AT COST. KINGSBURY & SON, 1705 Second Avenue. HOUSMAN - M ARRET SQUARE. TTTlVrry A TP. eg...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 12 April 1890

T HE HOCK ISLAND ARGUS, SATURDA Y , AP1IIL 12, 1890. 11 1 1 in r TOLD OF TIIKIR SHAME. The Iamate tit Moliae'a Xotorlaaa leaTell the Htory of Their Ie-ra tfattea la I'anrt. Tbe keepers of the Moline bouse of illfame were tried separately from tbe intoales yesterday. Tbe case was a state case. Tbe case was called before L. S. O'Neill, and tbe defense asked for a change of venue, which was granted, and it was tnkea to tbe court of Justice Mapes. Tbe following jury was impan nelled and tbo case was at once taken up: Swan Burkland, A. J. Larson. Frank Wall, Jim Fugate.B. Jamieson and John Wixon. It is unnecessary, says tbe Moline Republican, to Rive the names of the young men who testified for tbe prosecution. All had herd of tbe reputation of tbe two prisoners, and said that they were keepers of a house ill fame. One young man testified to the fact that he went into the house out of pure curiosity with a friend, and seeing tbe little girl the re, told Mrs. Smith that she ought to be as...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 14 April 1890

w land Daily Argu Rock rMu XUVUI.'.NO. 149 KOCK ISLAND, MONDAY, AP1UL 14, IS90. PRICE FIVE CENTS. 'f1fecflSWer. Girls oJ?d Bo!vA a! '.ve flfeir ctjoice. Vicl? J5 ASK V'AI RBAtJK 5 SaTA G.AU& SOAR 1 FOR ALL URl f iF-1 AF HOUSEHOLD AND fSiiM tfecSy tx LAUNDRY PURPOSES fcWN :Lil FOR IT. MADE ONLY BY N.K.FAIRBANK &C0. Chicago. M. YERBURY, jra. -J 111. PLUMBER , STEAM MD FITTER -AND PF.ALKK IN- mSnfW Wrwglit an Cast Iron and Lead Pipe Hose, Packing, Sewer and Drain Tile. Steam and Gaa Fixtures. C-yBest work at fair prices. .'Estimates furnished Office and shop 219 18th St. T lejhone 1182. ('HAS V. YERBURY. Manager. Rock Island, 111. W. B. BARKER, has purchased the well-known Wagner Grocery Fourth Avenue and Tenth Street, an hopes to retain the custom of his predecessor lie wiii nmku a c-tT irl to perpetuate the good name of this Old Established Grocery I lint it ti a!w:i s piijm'i-il by ileal in only in the bet troo !s, at the ' owest Price. ROLLIN ruiok, Successo...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 14 April 1890

THE HOCK ISLAND AHGUS, MONDAY. API1IL 14 1S90. THE DAILY AHGUS JOHN W. POTT EX. Monday, April 14. 18U0. THE FIREMEN'S N1GIIT. Am Attractive and Illuminated Pre)eesaton Matorday F.venlno The foiam. The streets down town were a moving mass of people on the occasion of the firemen's illuminated parade under tbe auspices of the Rock Island Industrial Home association Saturday night. AD along Second and Third avenues and Market square crowds assembled to witness tbe pageant, and the outpouring of the populace was such as the Argus hopes will be characteristic of every Saturday night in the city after the street paving is done and sidewalk improve ments are completed, and the new business blocks are erected. Apropos of this subject, a plan is in contemplation, and is likely to be consummated which provides for a series of merchants' Saturday night subscription concerts during the summer, the idea being to erect an artistic band stand with weigbmaster's quarters com bined on Market square ...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 14 April 1890

THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS, MONDAY, APRIL 14, lfe90. McOABE BROS. Great Sale of LACE CURTAINS TAKES PLACE THIS WEEK. We are prepared with many rare bargains in this department, in both Irish points, Mottingham, and hand made antique Linen Lace Goods, -which are re markable, not only for lowness of prices, but for beauty, style, erace and ele gance. In Nottingham Curtains we can show you good curtains as low as 38c a pair. Some 1 2 to 1 5 of better ones at 48o a pair. At 62c a pair we shall show some splendid values. At 68 and 75c we can sell 'you Lace Curtains that are usually sold at two or three times the prices named. Our Nottinghams go up as nign as $u.uu ana every pair a special One special drive in Tambour Curtains at $5.00 a pair, worth one-third more. Two specials in the Irish Points at $5.00 and $8.75. cannot be matched for a good deal more money. One choice style imitation Brussels Curtains special price for this one lot. $7.00 per pair. ' Antique Linen Lace Curtains hand made)...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 14 April 1890

A , THE HOCK ISLAND AUG US, MONDAY, APIUL 14, 1890. -I ' N ii I in 1-1 i. t Jimmie'a lacenalty. The Arous has told of the pitiful fate of Jlmmie Dixon's pet cat. Jimmie had just begun to recover from his grief over his ravorlte feline wheu Mr. W. O. Willis presented him with a fine specimen of the canine persuasion of the animal kingdom. Jimmie likes cats better than dogs, but inasmuch as he could not Ret the former he satisfied himself with the latter. Fie made bis new protege a bosom companion. lie took it unto Lis heart, and told it all bis joys, cares and sorrows. Though young in years, and not having reached the period of discretion, it became very much attached to its guardian, and listened attentively to his tale of woe; it sighed at his sorrows and laughed at his experiences of joy. Jimmie made up a cot for doggy in his sleeping chamber, and one night when Mr. ft. was settling into a comfortable snooze he heard a queer noise in the corner of the room w here the dog was suppo...

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