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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 24 June 1890

;v : if Rock Daily Argu VOL. XXiVIll. 210 UOCK ISLAND, TUESDAY, JUNE 24, 1S90. PRICE FIVE CENTS. Island ai7yperoM?httoknoui But none arr Ibprp.lhAi AtonAta 1 .1 - V ' !' AM-TA f ilnii. isTHEBEST. Scrubbing. Scouring a,rt Cleaning cjd.dc eajy, u;e Sai4ta Claus Soar MADE ONLY BY N.K.RV1RBANK & CO. M. YERBURY PLUMBER an II ' " ' k CflAS W. TERBCRY. Manager. W. B. BARKER, has 'purchased the well-known Wagner Grocery Fourth Avenue and Tenth Street, an -1 hopes to retain the custom of his predecessor He will make a effort to perpetuate the good name of th"u Old Established Grocery ,nut ft ha always enjoyed by dealing only iu the beet goods, at the Lowest Prices. ROLLIN RUICK, Successor to Adamson & Ruick, PRACTICAL MACHINIST, Rock Island, 111. Shop Nineteenth St., bet. First and Second Avenue, . General Jobbing and Repairing promptly done. lrTBecond Hand Machinery bought, sold and repaired. New El Street Grocery GEO. E. BROWNER, (SurcesRot to Panquard &...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 24 June 1890

TILE HOCK ISLAM 1) AKGUS, TUESDAY. JUNE 1!4. 1890. tiie Aimus. Pabltabed Daily aud Weekly at 14 Second Areee. Rock Island, 111. J. W. Potter. Publisher. Taan-Daily. 50c per month; Weekly, $3.00 per annate. All coatmaalcatloB of a critical or argumentative character, political or reliaioas. am hare real um attached for poblicauon Jo aach artit icier will be printed over actitioas vinatorea. ABoBTatoaa commantcations not noticed. Correspondence solicited from eeery towasaip in Rock Island eeonty. Tires day, Jews 24. 1890. IIKMOiRATIC TICKET. STATS. For United State Senator Job M. Pt.nm for Hale Tieaoorer Edward W. ilso. Pora-apt. of Public laMractioa Hnr Km. . Johw Hbtht. For Troiteea Illinois (. ..x. w. inn. Isivtmly, ) iir.kic'nVn'D D. Mohsak! Therk is colored man in Galveston who is worth over f 350,000. He has a fine hoase in the most desirable residential portions of the citj and his wife employs none but white servants. Thk managers of the river and harbor bill have received int...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 24 June 1890

THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS, TUESDAY, JUNE 24. 1890. - V HUB lias FAILED Another Great Failure of a Corset Manufacturer. The Higgins Corset Co., having f 'tiled to meet Its obligations, the Sheriff has Closed out the entire ,stock ot the concern- Always on the lookout for attractions in our corset department we were on hand to buy the entire stock of their ladies' sateen finish corset :iists. (COLORS ECRU ONLY-) Made to retail at $1.00- We place them on sale this week at only SOc ch. A pair of ladies' side attachable hoe supporters will be included with t-:u'h waist free. Kt member$l for 60, and a pair of ln'e supporters free. This offer can never again be repeat,,l as the manufacturer has quit for C.H'd. SUMMER CORSETS. We open this week a large line superior make of summer corsets. Sale price 39c- None to other dealers. OTHER BARGAINS In corsets, just in, which we have no space to describe. tw me cmiing pwM on u summer rtock commence In dean earnest this week. General inrh downf all thr...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 24 June 1890

BOY BURGLARS. Tw Dlolloe VoalhsWoOat on Ma. ramalnc Expedition.-. Verr Bad air. Moline has suffered three burglaries recently. The bold bad burglars in each case, so far as is at present known, were mere boys. Mrs. W. H. Richards, who resides on Eighteenth street was away from home visiting her daughter a few days last week. Saturday evening the discovery that burglars bad entered the house was made. For some days a couple of young boys have been at work chop, ping wood tor Mrs Richards. On Friday evening they entered the house in the ab sence of the lady, gaining admittance through a transom at the rear of the house. Next time they entered was through a door at the north side. When Mrs. Richards left the house she allowed the door to remain open so as to ventilate the bouse, but she fastened the screen door on the inside. This, however, was no obstacle to the boys, for they cut the wire screen and unfastened the door. They ransacked the place thoroughly. Every drawer and cupboard i...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 25 June 1890

Rock D A AILY RGU voi nxvni. mm KOCK ISLAND, WEDNESDAY, JUNE 25, 1S90. PRICE FIVE CENTS. SLAND : v - - , V : If AH V &WS of mAt w I: in.H r 83 to Soaps are far sborf Eut none arc SmibM :linrirt V. 4 4 1 Wv,w' Me Santa XftAus,- If yoitwayt your X-rfP WASHING, SCRUBBING, SCOURING LLLANING qxde ea$y, uce5.vlTACiAiis Soap, Ar-W UUP. I YOU FOKbtT IT !."i.7t. MADE ONLY BY N.K.Firbank & Cb. Chicago; .W t..lL ... i- -7 "1HU" ana ZJ tho Raven contended wMch was the finer b rd. j The Raven mited by savlne:! I I I" Your beauty Is but for the! I i summer nut Rime will I tar.d many winters." Ts,ter than show. Ssfj 1 M. YERBURY, m I lot--. rJ" PLUMBER STEAM re- AND GAS FITTER ffS f- AND DEALER IN ?v Wrought and Cast Iron and Lead Pip Hose, Packing, Sewer and Drain Tile. Steam andJ3as Fixtures. C$Best work at fair prices. Estimates furnished. Office and shop 219 18th St. Telephone 1182. Rock Island, 111. raw iMIASi VV. YERBURY. Manager W. B. BARKER, has pnrchased tbe well-k...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 25 June 1890

THJE HOOK 161, AN D AKGUS, WEDNESDAY, JUKE 25 1800. E AUGUS. Dally and Weekly at 1M4 Second Avenue, Kock Inland, 111. W. Potter, Publisher. v TcRVS-Daily, 80c per month; Weekly, $2.00 per annum. All communication of a critical or anrnmetitatlve character, political or rcliiriou. ngii have real name attached for publication No such art!tides will oe priniea over ncmions sienamres. Anonymous communication not notxed. Correspondence solicited from every township In Kock Island coonty. Wednesday, Jckb 25. 1890. UEHOCHATIO TIlKET. STATE. For United States Seuator Jonx M. Fauikr. For State Tiesaurer Kuwabd . Wn.so. Por Bniit. of Public Instruction Hinbt Kaab. . ) Jons Hrtawt. PorTrnstees Illinois N- w (;rxham. Vniversity, .Rlt'HlKD D. Mohoas. . The republican party of Rock Island seems to have been completely metamorphosisod or disintegrattd. When Bro. Qest returns be will be compelled to experience a change of heart or else bow to the inevitable. K grateful (?) public showed its ap pre c...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 25 June 1890

fiS has FAILED Another Great Failure of a Corset Manufacturer. The Higgins Corset Co., having fai'.eil to meet its obligations, the Sheriff has closed out the entire stock of the concern- Always on the lookout tor attractions in our corset department we were on hand to buy the entire stock of their ladies' sateen finish corset vmMs. (COLORS ECRU ONLY.) Made to retail at $1.00. We place them on sale this week at only 50o eieh. A pair of ladies' side attachable ,iose supporters will be included with each waist free. Remember $1 for 50, and a pair of hose supporters free. This offer can never again be repeated, as the manufacturer has quit for l'OOll. SUMMER CORSETS. We open this week a large line rprior make of summer pnrsnts SHI ale price 39c- None to other dealers. OTHER BARGAINS In corsets, just in, which we have no jTTk.. .iiKlno n.l.u n. . 1 1 ... . . ' :'X"r YV "'"nirr hock mrk ,vmn su inrouicn me ooum on poods which , .! .t will fltiil beat selections from which McOABE BROS. 17...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 25 June 1890

THE RO(3K ISLAND A11GUS, WEDNESDAY, JUNE 2&, 1890. NYE SPEAKS OUT. OBJECTS SERIOUSLY TO BEING ANNEXED TO NEW YORK. Staten Island and Brooklyn Should Be Left Alone, and New York Should Reach Out Toward Albany A Few Carrent Personal. Copyright by Edgar W. Nye The proportion to include Brooklyn, Long Island City and Staten Island in the city of New York, thus constituting a town of 2,500,000 people, will no doubt materialize at Borne time in the future, but there will be strong opposition to it, and especially by the suburban towns "1 AM NOW ABLE TO KEEP A COW. referred to. As a resident and taxpayer of Statn Island I know that I but v6ice the sentiments of many of my neighbors when I wiy thnt we do not wish to have New York annexed to us In the first place, most of us removed to Staten Island in order to get out o' the city of New York and its temptations, and we do not desire to haro th noisy town follow ua to our lair with its civilization and its' sower gas. For in stan...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 26 June 1890

: a.. Daily Argus. .,-. vol xxxvin. m m ROCK ISLAND, T1IUKSDAY, JUNE 2G, 1890. PRICE FIVE CENTS. Rock bland But iw arc ifeerdfct sbwWte tesTs; rs'v if isTHE BEST. V&SHING, Scrubbing, 5C0URING aeL jde ea$y, u;e Sata Ciaus SoarjJ, Akin nnurr Vftii pDctT it" III I" ) uuni i runuLi 11 MADE ONLY BY. NXRlRBANK&Cb. M. YERBURY, PLUMBER OHAS W. YERBURY, Manager. W. B. BARKER, has purchased the well-known Wagner Grocery Fourth Avenue and Tenth Street, an 1 hopes to retain the custom of his predecessor He will make a effort to perpetuate the good name of thU Old Established Grocery .nut tt has always enjoyed by dealing only in the best goods, at the Lowest Prices. ROLLIN RTJICK, Successor to Adamson & Ruick, ; PRAMM. Mi Kock Island, 111. Shop Nineteenth St., bet. First and Second AveDue, O GeneralJobbiiig and Repairing promptly done. t3Becond Hand Machinery bought, sold and repaired. New Street Grocery GEO. E. BROTOMER, . (8urces?oi to Danquard &...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 26 June 1890

rA.-J-SU- WT''i" ' Vi M-lfti 11rr M THE KOCK ISLA1S1 D ARGUS, THURSDAY. JUNE 26, 1890. 7 1, It 34 A - THE ARGUS. Published Dally and Weekly at HIM Second Avenne, Kock Ialand, 111. U. W. potter. Publisher. TR -Daily, Mc pet month; Weekly, $3.00 per annom. All communication, of a critical or argumentatlre character, political or religions, muxt have Teal name attached for pnblicatinn No anch artlliciei win oe pnniea over ncuiiona signature.. uonymon. communications not not'cea. CnrrexDondence solicited from ererr township in Bock island county. Thursday, Jcnb 2S. 1890. UEMOCHAT1C TICKET. STATI. For United Slates Senator.. ....John M. Faib ror State Tteaxnrer Kdwako 8. Wiison. PorBuut. of Public Infraction.. ..Hbnby Raab. , 1 , JOIIN HRYAHT. rot Trustees Illinois I N w Graham University, J .""k'ic'buiid d". Moboas! Tire Springfield Reguter says the republican platform is a "Good Lord, Good Devil" sort of an nTir. Cullom sod Rium hasteDcd to as sure the republicans ot Illinois by tele g...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 26 June 1890

At THE ROCK ISLAND AUG US, THURSDAY, JUNE 26, lb90. Fred. Jahns. JOHK BeRTELSEIT. HJMPO JAHNS & BERTELSEN. r, Tin mil Sleet Iron M,- PLUMBING, GAS AND STEAM FITTING. STOVES, TINWARE 'And House Furnishing Goods. "Steamboat and Distillery "Work a Specialty. 1612 SECOND AVENUE. ROCK ISLAND, ILL. The Fair ! -Our Leaders this week at The Fair are: 41 quires or 1 pound DjTouhire linen pper, rolled or plain 85c 1 ponnd cream ruled commercial note, 1ft? sheets 35c Pure Irian linen paper, ruled or nlain, per box 18c 4-ball croquet gets ftic Lawn tennis sets worth $11.50 at (9 90 Lawn chairs at 98c and i 18 Japanese fire screens off Sea grass hammocks 75c Paint, guaraned pure, I lb. cans 10c Furniture beaters 13c and.... 25c And many other barmins iu glassware, etc. Call and see our other novelties in stationery at onr art store. KINGSBURY & SON. 1703 Second Avenue. BASMUSSEN, -The Photographer1725 SECOND AVENUE, Ntxt door to Crampton'e Bookstore, (up stairs ) The publ...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 26 June 1890

7 THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS, THURSDAY. JUNE 2G 1890. nil :V .1 I 5 i 3 1 irllR CANADIAN. FACES. BEAUTIFUL WOMEN WHO ADORN OTTAWA'S SOCIAL CIRCLES. They Are Wlunome, Witty anil Wealthy, and Their -Preseneo Atltls Much Charm - to the Iic-ceptious at "Rtdeau Hall. Glimpses of OfHclal Life. Copyrlpht by American Press Association. hM-"--? jt-V ...v'I'M im.?m THE HON. MRS. COLVILLE. Society in Ottawa much Tcsembles society in Washington; everything is official, and official rank takes preowlence. Every one is connected with the government. Cabinet ministers and their families take precedence of senators and their families, aud senators of members of parliament; and so on down to the very rank and file. Interest naturally centers round the gov. emor general, his family and suite, and when the suite contains in addition, as it does at present, a charming and lovely so ciety woman, the interest deepens. The Hon. Mrs. Colville is the wifo f Cunt Charles Kobrrt Wiliium Colville, secretary to Lord...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 27 June 1890

JL 5 Island Villi. XXXVI11. 80. 213 ROCK ISLAND, FRIDAY, JUNE 27, 1890. PRICE FIVE CENTS. Ro0K Daily A ir m 7 aLl?yp?p550ii5;jtt3i;;ov But ipse are i!?eir,fet siae tab I fill? Santa tW 3$ if isTHl BL5T. .XK lfyouwai?fyour . MADE ONLY BY SCRUBBING. SCOURING fcBd llla'l qd.de ea$y, U5e SaiIta Cutis Sofet. AKA PONT YOU FORGET IT !H..-S3Q.' S NXBURBANK&Cb.n CHlCAGOpW M. YERBURY, PLUMBER, STEAM tie "iaai--' IA a rV 3 3 iMk . . -, JL ff-f Wrought f3TBj9t work at fair prices. Estimates furnished. ir2M Office and shop 219 18th St. Telephone 1182. (HAS. W. TF.RBURY. M,n.eo,. R OCk IslaM, 111. W. B. BARKER, has purchased the well-known Wagner Grocery Fourth Avenue and Tenth Street, atH hopes to retain the custom of his predecessor lie will make effort to perpetuate the good Dame of tkU Old Established Grocery mat It h.i always sti joyed by dealing only in the twot goods, at the Lowest Prices. ROLLIN RUICK, Successor to A damson & Ruick, & V TininmTniT Mirmn...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 27 June 1890

11 THE KOCK ISLAND ARGUS, FRIDAY, JUNE 27, 1890. i t: ''i i : .-- -i . t' . ARGUS. .4 fl Tn anA WmklT at 18M Second Avey t jP nue, Rock l.land. 111. J. W. Potter. - Publisher. . ' TRs Dally, 50c per month; Weekly, $3.00 per annatn. AU communication, of a critical or argument- . tire character, political or religion, must have Teal name attached for publication No .lich artltlcles will be printed over flctition. signatures. Anonymous eommanloatiom not noticed. Correspondence solicited from every township In Hock island county. Fbiday, Jcwb 27. 1890. lROCRATIU THKET. STATE. Pot United State. Senator .Torn M. Pat.b. For State Tieamirer Euwaho h. Wii.sos. ForHupt. of Public Instruction. ...HenRT Kaab. . . 1 John Hryaht. For Trustee. Illinois f w orah University, f !"!richd D. Moroah! A rem auk A a i.e record was that of Jacob Fisher, who died lately Id Kulztown, Pa. Qe was one hundred years old. He had voted for nineteen democratic can didates for president, and was never ill in bis lif...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 27 June 1890

JL THE ROCK ISLAND AUGUS, FRIDAY, JUNE 27, 1890. Fred. Jahns. JAHNS & BERTELSEN, Copper, Tin nl Sheet Iron Ml PLUMBING, GAS AND STOVES, TINWARE And House Fubistishinq Goods. ."Steamboat and Distillery Work a Specialty. 1818 SECOND AVENUE. ROCK ISLAND, ILL. The Fair ! Our Leaders this week at The Fair are: 4V quire or 1 pound Devonshire linen paper, rolled or plain 35c 1 ponnd cream ruled commercial note, 109 sheet. 35c Pure Irian linen paper, rnled or plain, per box 18c 4 -ball croquet seta (He Lawn tennla sets worth 111.50 at 9 90 Lawn chain at 98c and.... 1 18 Japanese Are screen off Sea grass hammocks 75c Faint, guaranted pnre, 1 lb. cans 10c Furniture beater ISc and S5c And many other bargraina in glassware, etc. Call and see oar other norelties In stationery at oar art store. BAKER & Wholesale Dealers ALA REFRIGERATORS AND Pastuer Germ Copper-Smithing, Sheet Iron, Gas and Steam Fitting, Also Sewer work. BAKER & HOUSMAN, Opposite Harper House....

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 27 June 1890

JL THE ROOB: ISLAND A RttTTR T?mr. a V TTTVTT3 rea a ttr .1 4 '. v 1 . ? .1 .1 i V'GUSTANA SYNOD. jrstldlnK MeftMon af the Important ySMT at Jinnuwi-The College sr.-. The ordination of candidates for the ministry by Augustana Synod took place in the First Lutheran church at Jamestown, N. Y., last Tuesday. The speakers were Dr. T. N. Hasselquist and Dr. R. P. Weidner. Twenty candidates were ordained. The whole number of ministers on the roll of I be synod is now 808. The committee On president's message presented lis report which was taken up and considered item by item as follows: UetolMd. That we by a standing vote "express our satisfaction with the presis dent's work during the pint year, and tender him thanks for the excellent manner in which he has discharged Lis many a q ties. . That full statistics be prepared for all parochial schools, academies and colleges in the synod. That the Lutheran Augustana book concern in Rock Island be authorized to prepare suitable text books for ...

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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 28 June 1890

-4 L. Rock Is D Argus LAND AILY VOL XXXVIII. NO. 214 ROCK ISLAND, SATURDAY JU5JE 28, 1S90. PRICE FIVE CENTS. M . . TV. L U .i i A il hike SantaXiUus, if is THE BEST. lfyouwai?t your WASHING. scrubbing, Scouring Cl FAMINE irrie ea5y,U5cSJTACiAusSoAR AK'n nnwT vnn rnortcT it III w w w ruiiuLi ii . MADE ONLY BY N.K:RifiBANK&Q). &JY wen or many roinatxJM ws A M. YERBURY, PLUmBER ittil CHAS W. YERBURY. Manager. W. B. BARKER, bas purchased the well-known Wagner Grocery Fourth Avenue and Tenth Street, and hopes to retain the enstom of his predecessor He will make a effort to perpetuate the good name of this Old Established Grocery nat It has always enjoyed by dealing only in the bestgoods, at the Lowest Prices. ROLLIN RUICK, Snccessor to Adaihson & Raick, mm, mmx. f a? H t-jy t-i Ci-1 Shop Nineteenth St., bet. First and Second AveDae, o GeneralJobbing and Repairing promptly done. -Second Hand Machinery bonght, sold and repaired. New Ekn Street Grocery GE...

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Page 2 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 28 June 1890

T ' 'it; t I flE AllGUS. vhed Daily and Weekly at 1fl4 Second Ave nue, Kocn island, ill. l J. W. Potter, - Publisher. Trots Dally, 60c per month; Weekly, $3.00 per annum. . All communications of a critical or argumentative character, political or religious, must have real name attached for publication No such artltlcles will be printed over fictitious siipiatures. "Anonymous commuuieations not noticed. Correspondence solicited from every township In Rock island county. Satckoay, June 28. 1890. HGMOi'KATIC TltHET. TATE. For United States Senator John M. FikT.JiitR Kor State Tieamirer Edward 8. Wilson. For Siit. of Public Inxtructiou.. ..Uknrt Kaab. . ,, I John Hhtant. . ) John Hiita ""J. N. W. (tRAH I ....Kic iiiBD D. Mors University, AM, KUAN. tin, nnta npnnnaua t ha, A aVDlntTIL fttic recount of her census by tbe letter carriers. The republicans of Illinois have beaten themselves at tbe start. They are down, and all tbe democrats have to do in the campaign is to hold them down. Isa...

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Page 3 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 28 June 1890

THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUB, SATURDAY, JUNE 28. 1890. Frkd. Jahns. JAHNS & BERTELSEN. Cop r, Tin ana PLUMBING. GAS AND STOVES, TINWARE -And House Furnishing Goods. tST'Steamboat and Distillery Work a Specialty. 1612 SECOND AVENUE. The Fair! -Our Leaders this week 4Vi qnlres or 1 pound Devonshire linen paper, rolled or plain 35c 1 pound cream ruled commercial note, 103 sheets 35c Pure Irish linen paper, ruled or plain, per box 18c 4-ball croquet sets 63c Lawn tennis sets worth til 50 at 90 Lawn chairs at 98c and 1 IS Japanese Ore screens off . Sea grass hammocks 7Tc Paint, guaranied pure, 1 lb. cans 10c Furniture beaters 13c and 35c And many other bargains iu glassware, etc. Call and see our other novelties in stationery at our art store. RASMUSSEN, -The Photographer1725 SECOND AVENUE, Nt xt diKr to Cramptoa's Bookstore, (up stairs ) Tlie public is cordially invited to inspect onr new Gallery, the finest West of Chicago without any exception. We have the only Camera in this vic...

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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — The Rock Island Argus — 28 June 1890

a T 7 Vi 5UNDRED YEARS AGO. ,7 J HOW OUR GRANDPARENTS LIVED, WORKED AND DRESSED. f : . Fashions Did Kot Change in Those Days so Often m They Do Saw When th Women Really Made Their Own Clothe. Henry Clay's Jeans Breeches. The costume of the pioneer belle was not elaborate, and when she left the parental cabin for a home of her own no Saratoga trunks were required for her wardrobe. Bhe , wore the larger portion of it. In later years we read that Henry Clay used to drive to Washington city in his family carriage with his wife and daughter, and take their wardrobe with them for a winter's stay at the national capital. Saw the luggage of such a party would half 1111 a baggage car. In this day of diversified industry, when one labor saviug invention crowds another off the stage in endless and rapid succession, one eau scarcely comprehend the atient, persevering effort required of the pioneer housewife in the discharge of the ordinary duties of the cabin. The lack of costly furniture, hand...

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