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Page 1 [Newspaper Page] — Rock Island daily Argus. — 7 July 1890

.7 Daily Rock ROT land ROCK ISLAND, MONDAY, JULY 7, 1S90. PRICE FIVE CENTS. VOL. XXXVIII. NO. 220 1 T"i LiTTlT BArlD oF.HOpE, cRRY SANTA CLAUS SOAP, yifJDYou SEE HOW VERY RAplDtY THEY'RE RjSNCi,. We'e Erased Them for ATME,. AS THeY re suited FOFtT"is CMMb; AND A?E HApPy WEN EMPLOYED Irl adyErtiSjMq im b, N.K.FAI RBAN K &C0 Ch i cago. M. YERBURY, PLUMBER Wrought CHAS. W. YERBURY, Manager. m i 2 W. B. BARKER, has purchased the well-known Wagner Grocery Fourth Avenue and Tenth Street, and hopes to retain the cnstora of his predecessor He will make a effort to perpetuate the gnod name of this Old Established Grocery nut tt tia always enjoyed by dexliug only in the best good, at the I.owert Prices. ROLLIN RTJICK, Successor to Adamson & Ruick, f&Sjk PRACTICAL MACHINIST, Shop Nineteenth St., bet. First and Second AveDue, o General Jobbing and Repairing promptly done. JSgTSecond Hand Machinery bought, Bold and repaired. New Elm Street Grocery GEO. E. BROWNER, (Successor to Panqu...

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. — 7 July 1890

THE MOCK ISLAND ARGUS, MONDAY, JULY ?. 1890. THE AllGUS. Published Daily and Weekly at 184 Second Are , one. Hock Island, 111. J. w. Potter, Publisher. Tim-T)aily, 50c pur montb; Weekly, $3.00 per it n nam. All communications of a critical or arsmraenta tlve character, (tolitical or religious, mart have real name attached for pnblicatlon No such artl .ttcles will be printed over Uctitions signatures. Anonvmona commuiiWSrions not not cert. Correspondence solicited from every township In Kock island comity. MONOAV, Jdi.t 7. 18JH). DF.nOt KATIt: TICKET. STATE. For United States Senator Jons M. Palukr. Vor Clate Tieamirer Kdwako 8. Wilson. KorHnut. of Pub ic Instruction iiknrt KA - - . ...I , ) Jons Hrtt. , .Ions Hryart. ' J. N. W. Orsha, J ....KlCHAllD D. MuKQAKi University, CO BUTT. For Coantv Jmlua..... ViRorc. M. Blrdins For County Clerk Charles Crcutz KorSheriii C D. Gordon For Treasurer Gao. B. BsoaniR For County Supt. of schonls Ch.s. B Mahshall Indiana, according to Hon. Thomas ...

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. — 7 July 1890

NicMe Clocks. Ansonia Co's best nickel 30 hours' -time, at-73c. 73c, 73c Ansonia Clock Co's very best nickel clocks, with alarm attachment only 87c- 87c-87c , ANOTHER Lot of those ladies' Jersey ribbed vests, pure Egyptian yarn produced to sell at 60c. We have had one xjase of them this season and run them off at 18o apiece. They were a great drive. We have been so fortunate as to secure another small lot which we will sell at the same price-18; sizes small, medium and large. Remember only 18c while they last. Tennis belts 8c, 8c, 8o- NOVELTIES In leather belts which we are selling treely. Our white goods department has been the scene of great activity for .the past iew weeks- We claim to have the best bargains in this department shown nthe west. Our regular July mark down all through the house begins this week. Early callers get the pick. McOABE BROS. 1712. 1714. 1716. UNABRIDGED Containing lasl aires leather We will Issue a 15(0 t'rket good for one year. By bringing this ticket wi...

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. — 7 July 1890

THE 31QGK ISLAND A11GUS, MONDAY, JUL, Y 7, 190. THE WOODMEN FIGHT. TheHoltaeIiaptch'"riilBks ItMecs C.od (.round, for nntlonlic the July an well as the Jane Aens ment. - A call has been issued, dated July 1, for Ibe seventh 1800 assessment on the Modern Woodmen of America. The Moline Ditpalch thinks this call is ex traordinary in more ways than one, but mainly for the long list of death claims numbered from SCO to 401, iuclusive.and requiring $73,000 to liquidate. The Dipatch farther remarks: Several of these deaths occurred as on g ago as January and February, which would indicate that the proofs have been a long time coming in, or that the claims have been withheld from the knowledge of the order. But the management was not satisfied with showing this big list of claims, for accompanying the call is sent out a memoranda which is altogether a new wrinkle. This memoranda is of twelve additional claims, after No. 401. Three of them are claims aggregating $3,000. the proofs of which a...

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. — 8 July 1890

Argus Rock land AI LY i i ! s ! f r" i i i I H i I VOL. XX XVIII. NO. 221 THiS LiTjiF BAjJO or .hope, carry SANTA CLAUS SOAR AD You SEE HOW VERY RapIdlY THEY'RE RjSNi,; WE'Vt ERASED THEM FOR A TIME, AS THEY'RE SUITED FOFnHlStMMBV A"D kHz HApPY When employed rnide orb, fcy N .K.RAI R BAN K dCO Ch I CAGO. M. YERBURY, PLUMBER CHA.9 W. YERBUKY. Manager. W. B. BARKER, has pnrchased the well-known Wagner Grocery Fourth Avenue and Tenth Street, an1 hopes to retain the cnatom of his predecessor-: Tie will make a effort to perpetuate the good name of this Old Established Grocery mat It ha always enjoyed by dealing only In tbe bettgoodg, at the Lowest Prlcei. ROLLIN RTJICK, Successor to Adamson & Ruick, mmm. gi Xfry iiiuuiiuuu uluuuuum) VnJ Rock Island, 111. Shop Nineteenth St., bet. First and Second AveDue, General Jobbing and Repairing promptly done. tgp8econd Hand Machinery bought, sold and repaired. SJew Elm Seet Qrocery 6CO. E. BROWNER, (Successor to Danquard & Browner) ' FLOUR A...

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. — 8 July 1890

o;;vwsn?i:;-i:vs;i-:;:;i;" ..."..-. . ....... ... If THE ROOK IBL AS D ABGUS. TUESDAY, JULY B, 1890. 1 i i'i r ft' n, w - THE ARGUS. r'obllsned Daily and Weekly at 184 Second A ve nae, Kocn island, ill. J. W. Potter. Publisher. j Tanas-Dally. 90c per month; Weekly, 92.00 ! per annnnti V j All communications of a critical or aramenta ; ,lve character, political or relliclous. must have I.Sal name attached for publication No such artl . Icles will be primed over fictitious signature. nnnymoos communications not noticed. - Correspondence solicited from every township ' a Hock Inland county. Toes oat, Jclt 8, 1890. ItKMOi'RATlU TICKET. ' i STATE. "For United States Senator Job M. Palm fa. . Tor State Tieasurer Edward 8. Wilson. rorttupt. of Public Instruction.. ..Henrt Kaar. Tf,.Tn. Itllnnl. I .JOBS 11RTAWT. University, RicniBD D. Moroas .....a.,. T. . II n.uA. I COUHTY. Kor Conntv Jndee Virol M. BtfXDixa Vor County cleric Chabi.cs Crbutz KorSnertit C V. Uoudon For Treasurer Gio. B. Bro...

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. — 8 July 1890

1 5", t I i '4 r Ictle Clocks. Ansonia Co's best nickel 30 hours time, at-73o. 73c. 73c Ansonia Clock Co's very best nickel clocks, with alarm attachment only 87-670-870. ' ANOTHER Lot of those ladies' Jersey ribbed vests, pure Egyptian yarn produced to sell at 50c. We have had one case of them this season and run them off at 18o apiece. They were a great drive. - We have been so fortunate as to secure another small lot which we will sell at the same price-18; sizes small, medium and large. Remember only 1 8o while they last. Tennis belts 8o, 8o, 8c- NOVELTIES In leather belts which we are selling freely. Our white goods department has been the scene of great activity for the past few weeks- We claim to have the best bargains in this department shown in the west- Our regular July mark down all through the house begins this week. fcariy callers get the pick- McOABE BROS. 1712. 1714. 1716. UNABRIDGED Containing 12S1 pases-leather We v ill Issue a 5 CO ticket pood for one whenever yon ...

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. — 8 July 1890

::-J:- r I -..'J THE BOCK ISLAN1K AUG US, TUESDAY, JUIA" . IM)0. Si t. ; t '. 1 .-. ; ; r ; ''' t : i ( .v I . l J I ' :V 5 ' 'i '- i - - ?! 3 '4 " I- '! '4 CITY AFFAIRS. The Regular Monthly Meeting. . Council IMPORTANT PROJECTS DISCUSSED. The Plan" tor the Slew Hone Honae Presented The Nehool Vote ' vasned Library llrrrtor Smf. Official Report. J Crrv Council Rooms, Hock Island, July 7. TLe council, met in regular aemiMnontbly session at 8 p. ra., Mayor McConochie presiding, and all the alder men present except III. The minutes of the last meeting were read and ap proved. Official reports for June were read and ordered placed on file. Tue mayor appointed as members of ttas pub lic library board Messrs. J. II Southwell, Walter Johnson and John W. Welch, who were each confirmed, by unanimous vole. Alderman Durmann, in behalf of the disbanded Wideawake Hookand Ladler company, presented the council with a large and elaborately framed picture a fire scone which was accepted with thanks ...

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. — 9 July 1890

Rock Island D Argus ALLY KCTCK ISLAND, WEDNESDAY, JULY 9, 1890. vOL. XXXVIll. NO. 222 PRICE FIVE CENTS. I 5 r TiS LtTTlF BAMD oFHOpE, CARRY SANTA CLAU5 SOAP, AdYou See how VerY Rapidly they're rStfi, We'Ve dIsaed them for a TMe, A C. THcVlEF tll.Trn CnnTUiC Vl iMn' AD ARE HApPY When employed X Vx. CAS hj?w ,inA N.K.FAIRBANK&CQ-Chicago. M. YERBURY, I PLUMBER STEAM flSllf Al GAS FITTER AND DEALER IN Wrought and Cast Iron and Lead Pip IToae, Packing, Sewer and Drain Tile. Steam and Gas Fixtnres. srBest work at fair prices. Estimates furnished. Office and 8hor219 18th St. Telephone 1182. CHA9 W. YERBURY, Mnnager. Rock Island, 111. W. B. BARKER, baa purchased the well-known Wagner Grocery Fourth Avenue and Tenth Street, ani hopes to retain the custom of his predecessor Ue will mnke a effort to perpetuate the good Dame of this Old Established Grocery mat It tH fllway enjoyed by dealing only in the bet goods, at the Lowest Prices. ROLLIN RTJICK, Snccessor to Adamson & Ruick, differ...

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. — 9 July 1890

THE HOOK ISLAND ARGUS, "WEDNESDAY, JULY 9, 1890. THE AHUUS. Published Dallyand Weekly at 1834 Second Ave nue, Rock Island, 111. J. W. Potter. - Publisher. Tim -Dally, 50c per month; Weekly, 3.00 per annum. All communications of a critical or anrutnenta tlre character, political or relitrious. mart have real nam attached for publication No such arti tlcles will be printed over fictitious siipiatures. Anonymous communications not noticed. Correspondence solicited from every township in Hock Island county. WKDNE30AT, JrjLT 9. 1890. UF.MOt'RATIO TICKET. STATE. ' For United States Senator John M. Talus ft. Kor State Tieasnrer Edwahd 8. WrLsoN. ForBopt-of Public Instruction. ...Hinrt Kaab. . .... . I John Hryaiit. ForTrnsteea Illinois! -" i; w Graha. University, f ..H,chrd D. Moroah. COWRTT. For State Senator ....R. n Hitman ... I Oaonua W. Viktor For Representatives jjo'R A. Wo.soh. For Count? Jndce Virgii. M. Blandima For County Clerk Charlm Chsoti For Shcrlil C. D. GoanoM Par Treasurer...

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. — 9 July 1890

Ickle Clocks, Ansonla Co's best nickel 30 hours' time, at-73c. 73o. 73c Ansonla Clock Co's very best nickel clocks, with alarm attachment only 87c- 87o-87o- ANOTHER Lot of those ladies' Jersey ribbed vests, pure Ejryptian yarn produced to sell at 60o. We have had one case of them this season and run them off at 18o apiece. They were a great drive. We have been so fortunate as to secure another small lot which we will sell at the same price 18; sizes small, medium and large. Remember only 1 8o while they last. Tennis belts 8o, 8o, " 8c- NOVELTIES In leather belts which we are selling freely. Our white goods department has been the scene of great activity for the past few weeks- We claim to have the best bargains in this department shown in the west. Our regular July mark down all through the house begins this week. Early callers get the pick- McOABE BROS. 1712, 17U. 1718. 1718. 1720 and 1723 Record Avbnub. UNABRIDGED Containing 1481 pages leather bound GIVEN AWAY. We ill issne IS CO ...

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. — 9 July 1890

it 7 f aait, i. THE HOCK ISLAND AKGUS, WEDXESDA Y, JULY 0, 1890. i!' 'I I- 1 ' Mi I i- H : i . 3 , : I i ) I l J it BILLTONG'S WELCOME BILL NYE DESCRIBES HOW THE DUKE OF CONNAUGHT WAS TREATED. What . Be and the Duchess Want and What the Duke Had to Say for Him selfIlia Opinion of Our Principal Cities Copyright by Edar W. Nye. According to the leat information we can get bold of, the people of Billtong, B. C, made a great effort to entertain the Duke of Oonnaught and wife recently, and succeeded fairly well considering that Billtong is & comparatively new town. The duke said that he was not a litjle surprised to find that Billtong was yet in so crude a state while marked B. C. . Two days were then given for medita tion and subsequent mirth. The duke wore an English made suit of all wool clothes which fitted him in a desultory way, and which would not cost a bob over one and ten. He wore a Norfolk jacket aud duck gaiters. Fear ing the cold weather, his feet were en cased in gunnys...

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. — 10 July 1890

-e- u AILY ROCK ISLAKD, THUKSDAY, JULY 10 1890. VOL. XXXV11I. NO. 223 PRICE FIVE CENTS. Rock Island D Argus y i i i I ! TH,s LiTTlF BAfJ0 oF.HOpE, CARRY SANTA CLAU6 S0AFJ ADYou SEE JlOw VERY RapIdiY THEVRE ftiSirJs, WEMfe EAED THEM FOR A T'ME, AS THEY'RE SUITED FOR THIS CMMBV AD ARE HApPY WHEN EMPLOYED 111 ADYERTSf4Q im b, N.K.FAIRBANK &CQChicago. M. YERBURY, PLULIBER , CHAS. W. YERBURY, Manager. W. B. BARKER, has purchased the well-known Wagner Grocery Fourth Avenue and Tenth Street, and hopes to retain the custom of his predecessor He will make a effort to perpetuate the good name of this Old Established Grocery mat It hu always enjoyed by dealing only In the beet goods, at the Lowest Prices. ROLLIN RUICK, Successor to Adarason & Ruick, Shop Nineteenth St., bet. First and Second AveDue, GeneralJolbing and Repairing promptly done. jCgT'Second Hand Machinery bought, sold and repaired. New Eln Sreet Grocery GEO. E. BROWNER, (Successor to Banquard & Browner) FLOUR jkJSFD F...

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. — 10 July 1890

THE ROCK ISLiAKD ARGUS, THURSDAY, JUL.Y 10, lb90. THE ARGUS. Published Daily and Weekly at 16S4 Second Ave nue, Kock Island, 111. J. W. POTTED - - PUBLI8HEB. Tains-Daily, 50c per month; Weekly, $3.00 per annum. .... All communications of a critical or arsnmenta tlve character, political or reliulons. tnn.n have real name attached for publication No sncb artl ttcles will be printed over fictitious statures. Anonymous communications not noticed. Correspondence solicited from every township In Rock Inland county. Thursday, Jdi.y 10. 18B0. ItKHOl'KATIU TIfKKT. STATE. For United States Senator John M. PALMitn. Kor State Tn-anrer KuwaRO H. Wiuoif. Kor8u,,t. of Public Instruction.. ..Uenrt Kaab. ,,,, , .ToHH HltYAHT. For Trustees Illinois f Nt w. Graham. Vulvera.ty, j ....Rich.hd D. Morgan. COUNTY. For Slate Senator B. II Hmma ... 1 OsoRoa W. Vinton For Representatives f Jo A, vn.ot. For Coontv Jndire ViROil M. Buandino For Connty Clerk Cbarlks Creuti For ShurUl C D. OoanoN For Treasurer 0...

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. — 10 July 1890

THE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS, THURSDAY, JULY 10, 1890. I i J - K I -i . '1 5 Fred. Jahns. JAHNS & BERTELSEN. r, Tin anil PLUMBING. GAS AND Coppe STOVES, TINWARE and House Furnishing Goods. CgTSteamboat and Distillery Work a Specialty. 1612 SECOND AVENUE. ROCK ISLAND, ILL, UNABRIDGED Contalulng lfcU i age leather We HI iuc a K CO t'cket Rood for one year. By bringing thin ticket with you wheneTer you come to either of our store we will register thereon the amounts and your future csh purchases until tbey amount to fX 00 aud we will then give you the above Dictionary. Although many hundred dollars' worth of tt ese books will be given away, amounting practically to a discount and saving to you of 25 per cent on your puichases. we will still hold our prices as low if not lower than ever. We will try and save you many dollars in tve f ture, and belle-e by enterprise and fair dealing we will merit your patronage. Do not fail to take advantage of this free gift. RASMUSSEN, -The Photographer- ...

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 July 1890

TEJE ROCK ISLAND ARGUS, THURSDAY. JULY 10. 1890. CIUCUS DAY. The First ttaod Big Hhtw At the Hca " mom Tomorrow Wallace A Co'a. Ac Krecatioa. Vhe amusement loving portion of our eommuolty know a gord thing when they see It, and can not be satisfied with promise and fust fun. Consequently, wben Wallace & Co's. great world's me oagerie and three ring international cir cus spreads its brod canvas tomorrow there will be a tremendous rush to visit it and to witness the many really excel lent acts and eptcilttes which it will present, and which have received im mense commendations wherever the show has exhibited. An Iowa exchange says: Among the many amusement ventures of the present season none, perhaps, is more worthy of commendatory no'ice than that of Wallace & Co's. three ring circus and menagerie, which was in Perry. July 7th. This entertainment is in every way creditable to the matiage meot, and is popular with the public wherever it goes. The circus department is unexcepti...

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 July 1890

D A ROUS ROCK SLAND AI'LY 'a 4 .4 VOL. XXXVIII. N 224 TiS LiTTlP BAtfD oF,HOpE,GARRY 5ANTA CLAUS SOAR ADYou SEE HOW VERY Rapidly THeVrE ISiH5, We'Ve Erased them for atMe, AS TH E Y RE 5UITED FORTES CL1MB,' A"D ARE HApPY WHEN EMPLOYED Itf ADVERTISE jiad.oniyN.K.FAIRBANK&CO.-CHiCAGO M. YERBURY, PLUMBER CHAS. W. YERBURY, Manager. "WVB. BARKER, has purchased the well-known Wagner Grocery Fourth Avenue ancl Tenth Street, an 1 hopes to retain the custom of his predecessor He will make a effort to perpetuate the good name of this Old Established Grocery mat It has always enjoyed by dealing only in the beet goods, at the Lowest Prices. ROLLIN RTJICK, Successor to Adamson & Ruick, mm m Shop Nineteenth St., bet. GeneralJobbing and Repairing promptly done, f-decond Hand Machinery bought, sold and repaired. (SJew Street Grocery GEO. E. BROWNER, (Successor to Banquard & Rrowner) ' Family Groceries and Provisions, He solicit a share of the trade and will make prices as lo w aB the low...

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 July 1890

JUL i THE ROCK ISLAND -ARGUS, FRIDAY, JULY 11, 1890. ...;ri!!i-i? It if, I! ia -I: if: i It ! I I: !; I i i 1 I- j " r '1 A i 1 l m ml US ' ii I H'j m 8 ,;; i t, :. . tV. V ; I '! ; 7 ' : THE AHGUS. Published Daily and Weekly at 1 Second Ave nue, Rock Inland, 11L. J. W. Potter. - - Publisher. T -Daily, 50c per month; Weekly, $2.00 per annum. All communication of a critical or arsnmenta tlve character, political or reliirion. Hurt have real namenf ached for publication No unch artl ticlea will be printed over Bctitions nirnatures. Anonyroono rommnnlnations not not'eed. Corronpondence solicited from every township In Kock Inland connty. , Friday. JpltII. 1890. l KM PC HATH? TlfKKT. STATE. For United States Senator Jobs M. Palvrr. Kor Mate Treasurer Edwaro 8. Wliaon. For Sui t, of Public Instruction H FNRT Ka. For Trustees ll.lnolsl ....N. W. Uhaha. Vnivermly, J ..Rkkiio D. Moboah. CO 11 NTT. For State Senator R H H" ... I Groroi W. Virton For Representatives Jo A w-,t90N. For Coontv J...

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. — 11 July 1890

-4 k- TEE ROCK ISLAND AR6U8, FRIDAY, JULY 11, lb9Q. ' . . .FRED. Jahns. JAHNS & BERTELSEN, V -Copier, Tin and PLUMBING, GAS AND STOVES, TINWARE And House Furnisiiing Goods. tSFSteamboat and Distillery Work a Specialty. 1612 SECOND AVENUE. ROCK ISLAND, ILL. UNABRIDGED DICTIONARY ! ' , lontalulng 14S1 aes Leather bound GIVEN AWAY. We ill issue a 5 CO fcki-t good for one year. By bringing-ihle ticket with you 'whenever you come to either of our store we will reenter thereon the amounts and your future caoh purchase until they amount to f-jO.OO and we will then give yon the above Dictionary. Although manv hundred dollars' worth of tbee books will be given away, amounting practically to a discount and raving to you of 85 per cent on your purchases, we will still hold our prices as low if not lower than ever. We will try and save yon many dollars in t' e f .tnre, and believe by enterp'lse and fair dealing we will merit your patronai,v. Ho not fail to take advantage of this free gift.-...

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. — 11 July 1890

THE ROCK ISLAND AUG US, FRIDAY, JULY 11, i90. IT SflOULD BE BUILT. That is Vb&i Engineer Marshall Says of Hennepin. Htm Report on the Proposed Canal, Melting Forth It Advantages; and Favorta- lta Canatraetloa. United States Engineer Marshall has ju8t issued a report on the proposed Hen nepin canal, showing the design of the waterway and its advantages. The. en--gioeer says: The Illinois and Mississippi canal is designed as a cut-oil or short route from the upper Mississippi j-iver to Lake Michigan, in connection with present ex isting water lines"or improved routes of greater capacity that have been Contem plated for years. The existing water route is: (1) via IN linois and Michigan canal, 97 miles, to La Salle; (2) Illinois river from La Salle to its mouth at the Mississippi river, 235 miles; (3) mouth of Illiuois river tu Rock river, 287 miles. The present water line from Chicago to the mouth of Rock river is 607 miles, while by way of the proposed Illinois and Mississippi can...

Publication Title: Rock Island Daily Argus
Source: Chronicling America [US Library of Congress]
Country/State of Publication: Illinois, United States
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