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Page 4 [Newspaper Page] — Rock Island daily Argus. — 28 August 1889

THE HOCK ISLAND AUGUS, WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 28, Iin9. THE PROGRESSIVE BODY. A Little Letter Treat feretary 111, ef the IsapraYeaa-- AmkIi-tlaa-.W hat Hm Bee- Ieee. Secretary T. J. Medill. or the Rock Isl and Citizens' Improvement association, hat addressed a circular letter to the members of that body on tbe opening of the second year of its useful existence, lie says: When we oooslder tbe great amount of good our association bas been tbe means of causing, in tbe shape of tbe paving of Second avenue, tbe wonderful sidewalk improvements, the adoption of tbe spec ial assessment and special taxation ordi nance, and the appropriation of 12,600 for tbe purpose of beautifying Lmon outre, also the large amount of prospec tive improvements, such as free bridges over Kock river, tho viaduct on Twenty fourth street at the end of tbe Rock Inl and bridge, tbe Union depot, the custom bouse and many others we can justly reel that our efforts have not been in vain. Everv member of tbe association wel...

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. — 29 August 1889

, iW.wiiigu.;'f V GV Island Ar. KCKDK AILY I VOL XXXVII. N(k2G0 ROCK ISLAND, TUESDAY, AUGUST 29, ISS9. PRICE F1YE CENTS. KRAUSE -HAS BEEN AT Til HEAD 0 Tint- Clothing, . Hat and Furnishing Trade in the Tri-cities for the last 35 years. We will stay there. "WHY? Because we will give our patrons the Full Value of their Money. We do not sell you $12.00 suits FOR $8,00 Bat wk will sell you an $8.00 suit for $8.00 that is worth $8.00, and not a cent less. KESIdlEIvaiBEI THAT! TOU NEVER WILL BK HUMBUGGED AT ROBERT KRAUSE'S, The Pioneer Clothier, Hatter and Gent's Furnisher, 115 and 117 West Second St., Davenport la. THE MOLINE WAGON. Fhe Moline Wagon Co., HOLISK. I.U Manulacturers ol FARM, SPRING and FREIGHT WAGONS ,ul1 J"' "niptru lla of PLATFORM aa.t elhrr Sprlnr Warooa esrwelall .d.T.t.rf ih ..Ur irad- ..f sup.r.nr wram.n,hi,. .,, r,nhC IHw5T? to ; ?. o aeration, hre the MuU SK AWl.N before purchliuj. J. B. ZIMMER; IVIerchant Tailor, Star Block, Opp. Harper House, -IS RECEIVING DAILY H...

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. — 29 August 1889

JL 4 THE HOOK I6LAKJU ABGUB; TUEBDAY, AUGUST 23, 1139. il i ;! i : i; ! i T'J t r : i j i i 4 I i THE DAILY AllGUS JOHN W. POTTER. Tukrksdat, Acouct 20, 1889. Thc fact that James E. Campbell, tbe prospective democratic governor of Ohio, voluntarily gave up Lis pension, makes him a marked man. There are said to be only two or three similar cases on re cord. Mr. Campbell gave up his pension in 1875, immediately after passing the uedical examination for life insurance, lie said nothing about it to anyone, however, and five or six Tears later.when he became a candidate for congress, one of the Issues of the day mas tbe extrav agance of the republicans spending money for pensions. Mr. Campbell's op ponent thought he saw an oportun Ity to make a point. Bo In his speeches he dwelt in a very mean way on tbe alleged fart that Campbell himself was a pensioner, lie repeated his state ment for several days without meeting with contradiction, and then CamplxH's friends puHistird the whole story ...

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. — 29 August 1889

T:aas tock island arqub, Tuesday, august 29; i88a BXYERSIBE Cook Stoves Ranges, RIVERSIDE OAK STOVES, Boynton Celebrated Furnaces, MASON & Wrouglit Steel Ranges t3lr"Estimate3 for Heating and Ventilating furnished on application. 1617 Second avenne, STATIONERY. i. Fine OF Etchings, Engravings And Statuary Suitable for Wedding Presents, at KINGSBURY & SONS, W PS H O M i57Call and see them. WINDOW REFRIGERATORS In competilion with the Leading Refrigerators of the United States received the highest award for economy of ice, using onlt 12.17 as much ice as its best compet itor and 9.17 i.s much as one of its would be competitors. :THE A.li ASK A possesses the only provision chamber free from odors, produces a dry cold air which no obter can equal, and has preserved fresh meats three weeks in the hottest weather. Produces belter results with less ice than any other Refrigerator. The flues of the do not require cleaning as do othtr makes, being perfectly and scien tifically constr...

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. — 29 August 1889

THE BOOK ISLAND AttGUB, TUESDAY. AUGUST 29, IC39. II0ME0PATI1Y. The Pnbllc Reception to theWet era Academy. The Meetlas at Harper's) Thralrex. Mr. Adair Plraaaala' A4ree mt Weleame, aad lr. II Reply The KmerrUf a Todajr'a Preeee4. I a cm. Owing no doubt to tbe extreme heat, there wu a light attendance at tbe pub' lie reception accorded the Western Acad emy of Homeopathy at Harper's theatre last evening. Pr. W. A. Paul presided. and the exercises opened with a delight ful Instrumental selection from Faust, by Mrs. J. F. Robinson. thk Ki rov a wan extended by Mr. Adair Pleasants, and his address wad Cordial and well put. He spoke as follows- Ountlonipo of tl Wmtarn Academy of llinwu' jistbr li Is my pleasant duty tonight a duty none the less agreeable that I am a confirmed believer In alloptthy. to bid you on Of half of tbe ollli'lnU anil citizens of Kock. Inland, a cordial welcome to tbe hospitality of this city. It would be a more agreeable duty if there were more of you here and mo...

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. — 30 August 1889

t m ! ROCI ? I. .vr- f , . t VOL. XXXY11. NO 261 ROCK ISLAND, FIJI DAY, AUGUST 30, ISS9. PRICE F1YE CENTS. Island Daily Argus KRAUSE -HA BEEN AT TBS ulkD OF TIIK- Clothing, Hat and Furnishing Trade in the Tri-cities for tbe last 35 years. We will stay there. "NVI1Y? Because wk will give our patrons the Full Value of their Money. We do not sell you $12.00 SXJITS FOR $8.00 Bat wk will sell you an $8.00 snit for $8.00 that is worth $8.00, and not a cent less. KEMBMBEB THAT ! YOU NEVKR WILL BK nCMBUGClED AT ROBERT hAUSE'S, The Pioueer Clothier, Hatter ana Gent's Furnisher, 115 and 117 West Second St., Davenport la. THE MOLINE WAGON. The Moline Wagon Co., Mount; n.u. aaj "T .' Manulacturers ol FARM, SPRING and FREIGHT WAGONS A fall nil rnmplrt Hit nf PLATFORM im1 oihrr Pi.rln; Wasroes. especially adapted la the) Vttra ir.vl-.nf snpvrinr wrkmni-tii ami flii.rh IMniratril ITic Lift f r on aivlicatiou. ttre toe MoLl.th M Ai.oH bi lorr purcLaaing. sj. B. ZIMMERi Merchant Tailor, Star Block, ...

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. — 30 August 1889

THE KOCK ISLAND ' ARGUS, FRIDAY, AUGUST 30, 1889. THE DAILY AllGUS JOHN W- POTT I R. Friday. August 8(, 1880. SONS OF HAHNEMANN. 'llacMeaMloarthe Wtrra Ad. esayarHotaeapathjr-F.liletUa roffl rr RraolattAaa. After tha return from 'Rock Island arsenal yesterday, the Wesftrri Academy of Homeopathy held Its closing session at the rooms of the Citizens' ImproTe ment association. The pr1dcnt called the meeting to order and 'br. C. E. Laolng, of Chicago, then re I his paper entitled "The Chemical ValUfr of Symp toms." An active dlscussicn followed. Then came the election of jjofflcers for the ensuing year, with the f allowing re sult: jf President C. J. Purser. M. D.. Boon Till". Mo. Vice President C. E. Laning. M. D., Chicago. Oeneral Secretary W. A. Paul, M. D , Rock Ilnl. Provisional Secretary C. J. Luyties, M. O., St Louis. Treasurer W. A. Foote, M. D., Gales burg. Board of Censors Dr. R. F. Raker, Darenpnrt, Iowa, chairman; Ir. C. H. Vilas. Chicago; Dr. V. F. Knoll. Chi cago; Dr. L. M...

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. — 30 August 1889

THE HOOK ISLAND ARGUS. Fill DAY, AUGUST 30, 1889. . RIVERSIDE Cook Stoves Ranges, RIVERSIDE OAK STOVES. Boynton Celebrated Furnaces, MASON & DAVIS' Wrought Steol Ranges and Steel Dome Furnaces. t5?"E8timates tor Heating and Ventilating furnished on application. 1617 Second avenne, STATIONERY. iV Fine OF Etchings, Engravings And Statuary Suitable for Wedding Presents, at KINGSBURY & SONS, in H O M tPCall and see them. WINDOW THREE POINTS: WORTH CONSIDERING. 1st. We make only the finest quality of work and that at popular prices. 2d. We guarantee satisfaction. 3d. Our Gallery contains more and better Instru ments, Back-grounds, and all appliances for making twice over, than all the other galleries in the city combined. RASMUSSEN, N. E. Cor. Eighteenth Street and Second Avenue. Now Ready! OUR IMMENSE STOCK OF RELIABLE CS-OODS -.rz.-c rrr-.-.T.-y Our Leading Lines are of our own make. One the firm is in the market all the time and no pains are spared to have the BEST GOODS for t...

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. — 30 August 1889

THII HOCK ISLAND ARGUS, Fill DAY, AUGUST 30, 1889. ILLINOIS CROPS. A ravaraale Heprt Made y Che Mtate BMHr Aa-rlealtare. The state board of agriculture bu Issued Iti Illloolg crop report for tbe lit of August, and tbe showing it a moat gratifying one. Tbe year 1880 baa ao far oeen an on usually productive one, and farm crops of every variety bare yielded largely. Not only baa tbe yield been good, but tbe quality baa been above an average, and tbe farmers of tbe atate bave reason to congratulate themselves upon tbe present condition of agricultural affairs. While there ia some complaint of dis ease among live stock, it ia generally in isolated localities in tbe various counties where It ia reported, and by no means general. With tbe One pasture for sums mer. and plenty of bay for winter feed. there ia every reason to believe that tbe coming wlnti'f will not be a bard one on Stock. Notwithstanding tbe fart that tbe area in wheat this season. 2.003.383 acres, is more than 300. MM) acre...

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. — 31 August 1889

t -3 Rock ' Island ily VOL. XXXVII. NO 262 KOCK ISLAND, SATUKDAY. AD OUST 31, ISS9. PRICE FIVE CENTS. Da Argus KRAUSE -HA BERN AT TUB HEAD OF THK- Clothing, Hat and Furnishing Trade in the Tri-citiea for the last 35 years. We will stay there. "WHY? Because we will give our patrons the Full Value of their Money- We do not sell you $12.00 STJITB FOR $8,00 Bat ws will sill you an 3.00 suit for $3.00 that ia worth 13.00, and not a cent less. REMEMBER THAT! VOH NEVER WILL BE HUMBUGGED AT ROBERT KRAUSE'S, The Pioneer Clothier, Hatter and Gent's Furnisher, 115 and 117 West Second St., Davenport Ia. THE MOLINE WAGON. The Moline Wagon Co., MOI.Il; ill. 1 Manufacturers ol FARM, SPRING and FREIGHT WAGONS A fail and eoeapbrte Its of PLATFORM aa-t other ;.r1r; trvarooa. especially adapted to Iht W cetera lmli nf epri-r srnrKinsBship id.! r.nh I' 'riil pries List free urn applxattoii the MuU.s Aw"N b ft.rc parciiaaia-. srj. B ZIMMERb Merchant Tailor, Star Block, 0pp. Harper House, -IS RECEIVING D...

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. — 31 August 1889

THIS HOCK ISLAND AHGUS, SATUKDAY, AUGUST 31, 1889. THE DAILY ARGUS JOHN W POTTER. Satosdat, August 81, 1889. Civil Skrvick Commissioner Ltmak, who U a republican, it authority for the statement that all the promotions In the pension office are made through fsvorit ism. This Is a clear violation of the law that Mr. Lyman is paid 17,000 per year to see properly enforced. Why does be not have it stopped? It has been dlscoTered by the treasury department that the alien contract labor law does not provide for the return of laborers violating; that law to the coun tries from which they some. It was Ben Butler, we believe, who said that congress bad never passed a law that a coach and four could not be driven through. Tnc recent death of Representative Laird, of Nebraska, seems to bsve brought about a chinge of opinion among Jthe republicans as to the necessity of an lira session of congress. A msjority of two Is almost too slim a margin' to at tempt to work on. And now it is said they wil...

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. — 31 August 1889

.wmutmM1itl- js. w ,,m,ct. ,T. .... . -. - ,- -. .... - .. - . THE HOOK ISLAND AUG US, SAT UK DAY, AUGUST 81, 1889. EIYERSIDE Cook Stoves Ranges, RIVERSIDE OAK STOVES, Boynton Celebrated Furnaces, MASON & DAVIS' Wrought Steel Ranges and Steal Borne Furnaces. t39""E8timate8 for Heating and Ventilating furnished on ap plication. DAVID DON, 1617 Second avenne, Rook Island, Ills. STATIONERY. A. Fin e Line OF Etchings, Engravings And Statuary Suitable for Wedding Presents, at KINGSBURY & SONS, tSPCall and see them. WINDOW ALA REFRIGERATORS Iri competition with the Leading Refrigerators of the United States received the highest award for economy of ice, using only 12.17 as much ice as its best compet itor and 9.17 as much as one of its would be competitors. THE ALASKA: possesses the only provision chamber free from odors, produces a dry cold air which no ohter can equal, and has preserved fresh meats three weeks in the hottest weather. Produces better results with less ice than 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. — 31 August 1889

THE HOOK ISLAND ARGUS, SATUli DAY, AUGUST 31, 1889. CITY CONCERNS. Mutter of Intercut to be Acted Upon Monday Night Tk Rdlwijr FrtwhlMUk, Masutht t'alaa nqasr, aeapravesaeata Kxieatflas laMlret Pavement. The Rock Inland city couocil Is likely to have a very important and Interesting session next Monday nlgbt. Matters of considerable interest to tbe general pubs lie will in all probability be presented for action. One of the first of these will be the application of tbe projectors of the electric street railway for a fran chise over certain alreets in tbe city of Rock Island, viz: From the cistern ex tremlty of Fourteenth avonue connecting with Its lino from Moline, and running west to Thirtieth Elin street and north to tbe end of that street; and beginning at tbe eastern extremity of Hixth avenue and running west to Tweutvfourth street, north to Second avenue and west 10 Seventeenth street. The ordinance in tbe shape thus outlined rannot be con sislently granted. To say nothing of 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. — 2 September 1889

8"wwn w two KOGK IS land Daily Argu VOL nXVIl. NO 263 HOCK ISLAND, MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 1889. PRICE FIVE CENTS. s KRAUSE -TIa.8 BEEN AT TTIK Clothing, Hat and Furnishing Trade in the Tri-citiea for tlie last 35 years. We will stay there. WI1YI Because wk will give our patrons the Full Value of their Money. We do not sell you $12.00 suits for $8,00 . But we will sell you an $8.00 suit for $8.00 that is worth $8.00, and not a cent less. REMEMBER 'THAT! - YOU NKVKR WILL BE JITJMBUGKD AT ROBERT KRAUSE'S, The Pioneer Clothier, Ilatter and Gent's Furnisher, 115 and 117 West Second St., Davenport la. THE MOLINE WAGON. The Moline Wagon Co., oliki; Manufacturers ol FARM, SPRING and FREIGHT WAGONS A mil and romplrle lis of PLATFORM aa.l elhrr R.r)r? Wairona. esfeetallr adapted to the Western trade nt suprrinr wnrkmntii ami fimrti l!iaitsiet ITick Lmi lr oo application S Ibc MOMaK w AI.iiN Ij.fi.rr purcliaamg. SJ: B ZIMMER Merchant Star Block, -IS RECEIVING DAILY HIS STOCK OP- Spring and Summe...

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. — 2 September 1889

THE HOCK ISLAND ARGUS, MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 1889. THE DAILY ARGUS JOHN V. POTTER. M OH DAT. Bkftkmdkk 3 1889. Corporal Tanker got bit little en dorscront through tbe Milwaukee en campmsnt All right, but that doesn't re move the unbiased impression that tbe corporal it squandering tbe people's money la a rrckless manner. It ii certainly unfortunate for Presi dont llarrlaoo, says tbe Philadelphia Tiimt, that his accepted attitude toward the workingtnen is such that tbe labor organizations of Indianapolis refused tbe Invitation to turn out and welcome him to his old home. With the milla and facto riea of highly protected products failing In unusual numbers; with tbe wagea of labor reduced in nearly all protected in dustrles, and with monopoly combines rapidly multiplying to Increase tbe coat of tbe nweMnriP of life, it ia not surprising that worklntrmen are unwilling to entbuae over the frnita of Ibo administration that waa to be tbe harbinger of Increased wanes and enlarged industrial...

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. — 2 September 1889

TV"'" ' h j T1IK WKSK lHf(ANI AliGUS. MONDAY,- BEPTEMliHU 2, 189. School Supplies At prices that will be interesting fur the reason that they are lesa than elsewhere. Writing paper, envelopes, pencils. Inks, mucilage, blank books, tablets, always at lowest prices; this week will offer special inducements in School supplies. Plain wood frame slates 2c each. Handsome covered noialess slates, me dium sue, Sc each. Slate pencils six la a box. 8c a box. Lead pencils 2 for lc or 4c dozen. Lead pencils, rubber ends, 1c. 8o a doz Hchool bags 2c each, better ones, 8c. Penholders lc, best 2c each. Just the thing scholar's companion wood box containing lead pencil, wood covered slate pencil, rule penholder and pen; the entire outfit 4c. 12 sheets writing paper for lc; extra quality writing paper 5c a quire. 1 pack of 25 envelopes lc; better ones 8c, best 6c. Ink 8c a bottle; mucilage 3c a bottle. Student's note book, decorated cov. 4c dozen colored School Crayons in dec orated box, 6c a box. -...

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. — 2 September 1889

THE imCK: ISLAND AKGUS, MONDAY, SEPTEMJ3EK 2, 1889. JOa. ESCAPED BETRAYAL. A for a VHfr" mm Vmmm SfM tsettlaar the Waral mt It. Last Friday morning there registered at the Harper house, W. A. Andrews and Mrs. M. A.Btroett. of Prairie City, Iowa, the former stating that be and the lady bad come to Rock Island for the purpose of having their marrUga tows consum mated. During the day. however, the prospective bridegroom disappeared and the lady after waiting, made many in quiries at the hotel office for biin as In ad dition to the anxiety which sprang from the Ore of love kindled in her breast, she bad entrusted to bis keeping all ber monetary possessions about f 24. Final ly she started in pursuit of her soon-to-he-lord, ami after a fruitless walk about the city, she dropped Into the C, It. I. & P. depot and there found her husband In waiting Tor a train to leave the city. The enraged woman accused him of at tempting to deceive and desert her. He protested, and finally persuaded h...

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. — 3 September 1889

Rock Da A ISLAND RGU IJlUX VOL. XXXVII. NO 264 ROCK ISLAND, TUESDAY, SEPTEMBEK 3, I860. PRICE FIVE CENTS. Vi 5. ItX. land. dbX KRAU S E -HAS BKEN AT THE HEAD OF THR- Clothings Hat and Furnishing Trade in tbe Tri-citiea for the last 35 years. We will stay there. WI1Y? Because we will give our patrons the Full Value of their Money. We do not Bell j'ou $12.00 suits itcxr. $8,00 Bat we will sill you an IS.00 suit for $8.00 that is worth $8.00, and not a cent less. IEMEMBER; THAT! YOU. NEVER WILL BE lTUMBUGOED AT ROBERT KRAUSE'S, The Pioneer Clothier, Hatter and Gent's Furnisher, 115 and 117 West Second St.. Davenport la. THE MOLINE WAGON. The Moline Wagon Go., MOLIKK, 11.1. Manulactnrers ol FARM, SPRING M FREIGHT WAGONS Atullindrainplttaltscnr PLATFORM aocl other Bfring Warotis, racially adapted to tha Weaura lr.do.nf saprnor wnrkmanhbip anil finish IHu'iratrd iTire LUt free on application, ike tbe MuUNK W Ai.uN 1,,-fore purrhastriK. sj. B, ZIMMER IVIerchant Tailor, Star Block, Opp. Har...

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. — 3 September 1889

JL THEMIOOK' ISLAN1 ARGUS, TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, 1889. 7 It w i 1 THE DAILY ARGUS JOHN W- POTTCW. TtKIDAT, Skftkmbkb & 1689. A BIO HAUL. The Mollne IVttofllce Hurcexfully liurlnrized. A Clever J fcy rsflsaln. Orrr ,IM la 4'aah an Htnpi TaktaHw It Was Daae.P!! Tba Molioe postofllce wm burglarized last night, apparently by professional cracksmen who made a surges fill exit from the scene ef their exploit with, a nearly at it can he estimated, $3,100 in cash and pontage stump. It wu what might be termed a clever and artistic job, something pretty line in their line of doing business. They entered the build -log through an open transom over a door on the Sixteenth street side of the build ing, after stationing one of their number on a stairway leading to the barber shop In the b moment, where was found this mrning a long piece of electric light wire on the end of which was wrapped a piece of cloth with which the "guard" located there no doubt, reached up and tapped gently on the win...

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. — 3 September 1889

TELE -ROCK ISTANP ARGUS, TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, 1889. School Supplies At prices that will be interesting for the reason that they are less than elsewhere. Writing paper, envelopes, pencils, Inks, mucilage, blank books, tablets, always at lowest prices; this week will offer special inducements in School supplies. Plain wood frame slates 2c each. Handsome covered noisless slates, me dium size, 6c esch. Slate pencils six in a box, 3c a box. Lead pencils 2 for lc or 4c a dozen. Lead pencils, rubber ends, lc, 8c a doz School bags 2c each, better ones, 8c. Penholders lc, best 2c each. x. Just the thing scholar's companion wood box containing lead pencil, wood covered slate pencil, rule penholder and pen; the entire outfit 4c. 12 sheets writing paper for lc; extra quality writing paper 6c a quire. 1 pack of 25 envelopes lc; better one 8c, best 5c. Ink 8c a bottle; mucilage 3c a bottle. Student's note book, decorated rov. 4c i doren colored School Crayons in dec orated box, 6c a box. BLANK B...

Publication Title: Rock Island Daily Argus
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