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Alton Evening Telegraph from Alton, Illinois · Page 3

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"« FOR — WORKSHOPS and FACTORY. A good solid serviceable Shoe, Congress and Lace, at .25 Per Pair. We want to fill the work shops and Factories of the city with this shoe. . It will pay you to see it. We warrant every pair. Undoubtedly the best Shoe ever offered for the money. MORRISSEYBROS Retailers of HIGH GRADE Footwear. BV THE TBLBORAPH PRINTING COMPANY. ftSTIVAl Of DAYS. Women's Home Association Having Great Success with Their Week Day festival. THURSDAY EVE., NOV. 8. BARGAINS FOR Saturday and Monday * ~~- r ~ u - jj - i=:===: 20 Per Cent Discount on Sheets and Pillow Cases. 12 Per Cent Discount on " Fur Collarettes. 2 Dozen Pearl Buttons for 4 cents. II. f. HIM, 113 W. Third st. OrVICE: TELEGRAPH BUILDING, CORNKR THIRD AND PIAHA STB. TDK DAILY TELEGRAPH la de'lrered bj oarrlera to all parts of the olty »f Alton, North Alton «nd Upper Alton, for 10 cents pnrw«ek. Mailed to any addre»» nt the r»te of CO cents per month. THE TELEGRAPH bus the largest circulation of any paper In Alton, and l« the belt medium for adt arum*. COKHIR THIRD AND PIAIA ST«»T>. Tin- noMINo. 88. L IS YOUR NAME ON THE LIST As a subscriber to tlio TEI.B- oliApny If It Is not, It Bltould bo. Surely >'ou want to keep poetr-d on tho noWB of tlio ('Ity In which you livo, and nil Ihp neighboring towns of Madlaon county. It will cost you Only lOc a Week. +WW&WWWWWKW S * * * * * * * NewJSoods. New Goods received almost daily. Will have the largest line this fall ever in Alton. J, H. Booth, The Leading Jeweler. Sawyer & Reiser, Madison Bldg., Phone 185. S hurtlett School ot MUSIC AND ART. UPPER ALTON, ILL. W, D. ARMSTRONG, Director. rat term begins Sept. 22nd. 1698. For •e In Instrumental and Vooal Music, Eloou- ifon ud Palntlnf. Send (or catalogue Q. E. WILKINSON, M. D. PHYSICIAN and SURGEON, Office—cor. Rendonce— 3! Office Telephone grid Market sts. East 12'h ot. 65. Residence 1903. It Pays to buy the Best. test Goods. Prices Right. A Trial Order Convinces. T. M, ANDERSON, CROCER. Phone 171. - »J» Union Street. How Do We Do It? Dy bavins No Annla, No Htddlert, No Middlemen. You pay one umall profit. One-hall Saved. 7 styles to soloot from. S4& machine? only in. Complete with all attachments l'o years guarantee. Equal to any mnohlno uold I iroug™ agents at twloo our price. Call and see Jour Handsome Drop Head Machine and others |»t tbo offloo Front and Honry »t. HAPflOOD PLOW CO. TEMPLE THEATRE. ONE NIGHT ONLY. NOV. 5th. SATURDAY NIGHT Lincoln J. Carter's Thrilling and Romantic War Play "A Play that is good for the North ajid South East and West." 'icturesque and True to Life in its Rendition! An Engine and Tender, running away from the Audience at the rate of (!0 inilea an hour. THAT CAVALRY CHARGE! POPULAR PRICES: Parquet and Dress Circle, 50c Balcony 25 and35c Gallery ISc Box office open Thuraday, Friday and Saturday. Alton Conservatory. eighth Year. Second Terpi. Sept. 1st. Music, Art, Elocution, Delurte and Special Studies. MlB« Alice R. Marab, Voice and Piano, Seminary street, Upper Alton, Second and Alby R C . \* Rand (or Catalogue. The only place to buy GilJesplo Goal IB 814 Plasa street.—Doraey Fuel Oo. Oaontunder, for painless extraction. Dr. Rogers, Third street, over Booth's Mr. and Mrs. H. Baker Ash have a daughter at their home. Fresh oysters at J. H. Bauman's. George Hotz came over from Ed- wardsvllle tolay to spend some of hli campaign fund. Hu is spending il, too. Sweet cider at J. H. Bauman's. Turkish, Vapor and Plain Baths at Frank Bauer's barber shop, 305 Belle st The W. M. A. cavalry and infantry passed through Alton Ibis morning on the way to Hop Hollow to practice marching. Gun and lock repairing done by Hubbel.—Jarrett building, e. 2nd st. For a good shave, hot and cold bath go tc Maul & Hall, Piasa st. Dr. White today sold 50 feet off the westerly part of his land fronting on Belleview avenue to August Doermann for 9800. Bulk olives at J. H. Bauman's. Mr. George Walters is moving into his new dwelling on Bluff street and Mr. 9. F. Connor is moving into the house vacated by Mr. Walters. Read—Read—Haagen's special sale ad for Friday and Saturday. For Rent—J-room house, cor. 7th and Henry sts.—H. Wn,. Bauer. The one year old child of Joseph Hutcbinson died this morning at the family home, Nineteenth and Belle streets. Tho funeral will be tomorrow at 2 p. m. Ladies Elliot (Buttonless Union Suit, the best in the land for sale at HAAGEN'S. Try Neininger's Magnolia and new improved Fig. J. G. Oulson, ex-supervisor of Godfrey township, has purchased a fruit farm near Bunker Hill for .$3525 and will move there to grow fruit and vegetables. Dr.A.W.Kue. Demist, Hpalding bl 1. Shampooing and vapor baths new barber shop, A. J. Zangg, 210 Piasa at The local barbers union has passed resolutions of'endorsement and commendation of the course of Governor Tanner with regard to the recent abor troubles at Virden and Pana. Buy "LaBelie" The best, $4.00. The Festival of Days, that mystery which the society ladles of Alton have so long been conspiring together to make a success, is now on In full force and is a success In every particular. The festival is being held In Crowe's hall and opened this afterrfoon at -t o'clock to be In session from ') p. m. to 10 p, m. for three days. A series of six booths stretches from one end of the ball to Ibe other, one for each day In the week. The Monday booth represents a typical disorderly kitchen on wash-day with three society young ladies blacked up to represent colored washerwomen. Mrs. Harvey Black presides over the Monday booth. Tuesday, or Ironing day booth, represents a model kitchen, with three young ladles in suitable attire, hard at work Ironing. Mrs. A. L. Daniels Is In charge. The Wednesday booth presided over by Mrs. Ueo. Hopkins represents sewing and mending day with tbree young Udicfl at work with needle and thiead. Tho Thursday booth is Reception day where Misses Eunice and Ellen Hinltii act as hostesses of a little reception; the young ladits are attired In drawing room costumes and the scene IB a pretty one. Mrs. A. K. Hoot Is in charge of this booth. The Friday booth is for sweeping and cleaning day, where tbree young ladies are busily engaged at routing dirt and disorder made for the occasion. Mrs. A. Wade is in charge here. In the Saturday bootu Mrs. H. B. Wills with a corps of young ladies have a display to represent cooking day. Dainties of all kinds are spread about making a pretty scene. The fish pond is a feature to interest young people and is in charge of Miss Gertrude Bishop. The ladies have articles of use and fancy work for sale for the benefit of the Woman's home. WOOL BLANKETS. Let us Tell You Something. showed yet. Wa the very best for We have got some of the finest blankets ever we know a good blanket when we see it and we have bought the money for our Alton people. * We will not name prices this time but we do want you to see them. Pierson & Carr D. Q. Co. The fair of Days. The directors of the Woman's Home cordially invite t e public to their Fair held at Crowe's Hall Thursday, Nov. 3d, Friday, Nov. 4th, Saturday, Nov. 5th, from 3 to 10 p. m. Admission 5o. Saturday evening supper will be served at 6 o'clock; aon't forget the fact. Price 40c. Saturday, table dainties, cakes, etc., will be sold. The manager of Roland Reed nas applied for an engagement at Temple theater, November 14. Mr. Oassard, one of the lessees of the Temple, today said that the offer of Mr. Reed's manager will be accepted and the popular actor and his troupe will be here on that date. Roland Reed is foremost in his dramatic line and the engagement here should call forth a large audience. Mr. Harrison went to St. Louis this morning to close the deal there, where Mr. Reed is playing at the Olympic. It will be remembered that he opened Temple theater under Mr. Wortmann's management in 1888. WfRE TllfV INCENDIARIES. Upper Alton's Halloween Disturbances Charge to Two Burglarious Umbrella Menders. Doraey Fuel Go. have left Belle street and are now located at 314 Piasa street. Give them a call. Wesley Rice, secretary of the local barbers union, left for Memphis, n., this afternoon, to attend the convention of the International Un:. Mr. Rice is a member of the judiciary committee of the larger body. Scott is the busiest tailor in lo v n Every reader of this paper should see the sewing machine advertisement of Hapgood Plow Co. in this is- iue. It will interest you. Proscriptions compounded just right at Paul's Pharmacy, City Hall square Tue International Tea given in the M. B. church several weeks ago was repeated lait evening and was well patronized. An excellent program »y young people in international cos- rumes was given. The program was slosed with a grand chorus and tab- eau. The body of \Vm. MoBride, which was burled in the A Iton cemetery 35 rears ago, was disinterred yesterday or shipment to Chicago, where his daughter lives and tne family lot is. Mr. McBrlde was a pork packer in Alton's early days and one of Alton's wealthy citizens. The body was bur- ed in an iron casket, which was in excellent condition, and will be shipped to Chicago in it. Some dilll :ulty was experienced in securing necessary permits from the State Board of Health and the Chicago health oflicer. Visit the "Festival of Days" in Crowe's Hall and do not forget to examine the handsome Sewing Machine for sale in Wednesday's booth. Also see ad in this paper of Hapgood Plow Co. A heavy farm wagon drawn by a team of horses collided with Mr. E. W. Schmidt's buggy in front of Ltu r Bros., place this afternoon. The team was being driven by Chris Kruegerof Fosterbnrg. Toe buggy and horse were thrown on the sidewalk and Miss Sadie Rutherford, who was occupying, it was thrown to the pavement. The horse was badly hurt and the buggy was demolished. Closing Out Sale. Our entire line of Dry Good* will be sold regardless of cost at W. P. Freemans. Lindley & Dickinson, Dentists, Nis- bete bldg., opp. City Building. Fresh Baltimore oysters, cranbei- ries and celery just received at Stanton & Yeakel'e, 2nd and Market. for Sale. A horse, buggy and harness, all in good condition. The horse is well broken and trusty. Will sell cheap. Call at M. E. parsonage,Upper Alton. For Rent. Two rooms, 915 Alby street. NECKWEAR. Hllk String Ties, Wf. LV, !M0. Ifour-ln-llandj-Sllk, Wf am' I0c. 811k TerkB and Bows, !(><!, W and IOC. These are our "i'tf and 5<y goods. Unnon Collars, turn down, I ply, lor. Standlnu Collars. 4 lily, 2 (or 25*. UncDe, Reversible Collars 26c box We carry a very large stock of Men's 9 lov ,i? and Underwear at very low orloes. Men's silk GaHcra lOc. All goods sola as advertised, L. Q. BRUEGQEMAN, TAILORING CO., 221 Plasa at. The BOYS should be kept warm. Take time and come and see what a nice line of oys Suits and Overcoats We can show you. We have them in ages j to i j years, and all kind of prices. H. M. SeHWEPPE, Third Street Clothier. The people of Upper Alton are sti discussing the startling events o Monday night, and the subject growing instead of decreasing in in terest. Since the publication ,of Mr. Job McFarland's burglar story, two othe persons, Mrs. Orson Hewitt and Mr Bert Stamper come forward wit stories of persons attempting to mak entrance to their houses the sam night. It was thought at the time be only Halloween pranks carried little too far, but since bearing of Mr McFarland's experience, both Mrs Hewitt and Mr. Stamper are of th opinion that their disturbers wer burglars. What started the fire in the Wab residence is also a matter ot muc conjecture. One of Mr. Wahl's sons now state that when he rushed down stair Tuesday morning in search of the fire he found an open window, which wa certainly closed when the family re tired. Mr. Wahl thinks some one must have forced an entrance into tn house, and accidentally or purposely set it afire, as be is entirely unable to account for the accident on any other grounds. People are beginning to suspeci that all the mischief was the work of the same parties. It is said that on Monday two suspicious looking strangers professing to be umbrella menders were in town, and attracted some attention because they were much better dressed and more intelligent looking than the average tinker and suspicion has fallen on them. The whole affair is a nine days wonder in the village and whether it was a Halloween prank carried to the extent of vandalism, o.' whether it was the work of Upper Alton's old burglar friends or the well dressed strangers, is yet an unsettled question. foot Ball at Sportsman's Hark. Tne Alton High school and Kirkwood Military Academy team will play at Sportsman's Park Saturday at 2 p.' m. Admission 15 cents. Hard Spring Wheat "Cream of the Earth," fi 00. ALTON ROLLER MILLING Co. Trading Stamps. After Oct. 1 we will give trading stamps to cash customers. - Dorse} Fuel Oo. Cemetery Board Organi/ed. Tue Cemetery iioard held its first meeting since the re-election of the old board, last night, and elected officers for the year. Mr. H. C. Priest declined to again serve as President and Mr. H. O. Toiisor was elected to succeed him. Mr. H. J. Crane was appointed Secretary and Treasurer of the association, which position he has so capably tilled tor many successive years. Th? choice of the board for president in a good one. Special Bed-Room Suite Sale. We are holding a special sale ot bed room suites and are offering dome beautiful suites at marvelous prices. If you are going to housekeeping buy one of our suites.—liunt- erstowu Furniture Store, Second and Kidge streets. Don't lose your bearings and go to Belle street when looking for Dorsey Fuel Oo. They have moved to 3H Piasa street. Coal, Hard or soft coal ac E, J. Lockyer s office at quarries. Telephone 1694 Illinois Naval Reserves. A dispatch from Washington says: Commander Hawley, of the navy, hopes to have all the Illinois reserves corralled in about two weekx. There still remain in tbo service more than 100 of the reserves, and as fast as they can be conveniently reached they are transferred to the receiving ship Vermont. Hevoral are returning with the ships escorting the Spanish cruiser Maria Teresa to Norfolk. It is probable that Cotumaudor Hawloy will secure a special train to take the boys home. Found. Between North Alton and Uodfrey a brown leather pocket book containing some sllvor change, pictures, keys, u bridge ticket anil other articles. Owner can have property by paying for this advertisement. My 7-rooiu Steam bout. Dr. K, U May be wor if you have from lnooi) -'• i. in Middlctown, Ixon. f oo, t's Auu-UiurctIc you more than 8100 Id who soils bedding „, joe ol water during sleep. Cures old and young alike. It arrests the trouble at once. *1. Hold by S. H. Wyes, Druggie), ti62 Heooud nt.'eet, Alton, III. PAUL BROS., Prescription Pharmacy. Pure Drugs and Medicines, Paint, Glass and Oil, Sponges, Chamios, Toilet Articles. Fine Toilet Soaps. Henry and Second 1 A Case Where Charity May be Worthily Bestowed. Mrs. S. Demutb sends the TELEGRAPH the following note. The family of which she speaks is a wortny one. The State has taken the father of the family, and has left the mother and children without support. Mrs. Demuthsays: "Mrs. Gracey, living on William street is deserving of all the help that charitable people can give her. She has three small children one of them a babe; and all are sick. Her husband is away and she is unable to work for the support of the children and herself. As she is in very destitute circumstances any help that may be given her will be gratefully received." There should be a liberal response to this appeal. Go to M. Moritz's for your winter lead wear. The largest stock and atest styles. Hard Spring Wheat. "Cream of the Earth," $4.00. ALTON ROLLBB MILLING Oo. Go to M. Moritz's for your collars, 15j», two for 25*, for your cuffs, 25? per pair. The best for the money. New Designs and New Goods. Come and See our New Goods in the following Line*: Eutopian Art Ware, Parisifee Ware, Japanese and French ChiM, Wave Crest Ware and Russian Enamel Goods. Also our elegant stock of Ladies' and Gentlemen's Set Rings which comprises selections from stocks of four of the leading ring manufactures of the country, thus enabling us to secure a greater variety of designs. We- have the neatest and largest assortment of Rings ever shown in Alton, If you want a DIAMOND see us before you buy as we have some special offers. E. H. QOULDINd'S SONS, Alton's Old Reliable Jewelry House. On the Grid-Iron. The Alton High school team will )lay the Kirkwood Military Academy ileven at Sportsman's park Saturday afternoon. Game will be called at 2 p. m. The line-up of the teams .will >e as follows: u. s. Position. K. M. A. O. Smith, center, J. Wilkinson I. Van Treese, r. guard, A. Lewis Lev-is, left guard, ,T. Lealand tf. Watkinu, right tackle, F. Jenkins Maxneld, left tackle, W. Warren H. Boals, (Capt.) right end, R. Hogan . tSiasingar, left end, J. Ward Haight, quarter, H. Wright Brioe, right half, O. Bryant H. Pfeifter, left half, T. Gibbs '.Ooppinger, fullback, Q. Deyoung Western Military Academy football eleven will play the St. Louis High chool team on the Pastime grounds .t De Hodiamont in St. Louis, Saturday afternoon. The High school earn has a clean record for (bis sea- on but has never met a team of the trenglh of the W.M. A. Sburtleff has about closed negotia- ions with the Washington University earn for n return game at Sportt- man's park Nov. 1:2 Tne Shurtleffs vere defeated iu their lust'contest with the 'varaityj:eam and the boys want a chance to retrieve their repu- ation. Dr. A. C. Barr, dentist, 113 W. 3d 11 Personal. MTH. \Vm. Grub am arrived home aat evening from Chicago after a our weeks visit there. Mrs. Anthony went to Bloomington oday to visit her daughter Mrs. JOB. erner. Henry Biokelhaupt and Otto Degeu- elder of Edwardsville, were in town esterday. Mr. I. M. Clark and bride of Brighon, were at the Madison last evon- ng. ____ An Important Difference. To make it apparent to thousands no think themselves ill, that they re not a 111 icted with any disease, but ml the system simply needs cleans- ng, is to bring comfort homo to their earts, as a costive condition is easily ured by using Syrup of Figs. Mauu- aotured by the California |Fig Syrup o. only, and sold by all druggists. Patronage hangs on a thread; that thread b your satisfaction. Treat you honestly and it's as strong as a _ cable; abuse your confidence and it may snap like a cobweb. We are striving to build cables; therefore we handle teas and coffees • imported by Chase <S* Sanborn. This name means a great deal in these days of cheap everything; it is a name that brings you a guarantee and satisfaction that no other line of tea and coffee will produce. THOS GOODIE. Agent for CHASE & SANBORN'S Importations. No. 26 West Second st. •- - Telephona STILL IN THE We have just received a new and full line of Shot Guns and Rifles. Shot Guns $j and up. Ammunition v of all kinds. It cost you nothing to inspect our stock. Col) and get prices before buying elsewhere. •DHL A. L. FLOSS, Third st, opp. Belle Our Fall Stock of Groceries has all been received fresh, uid oar supply prepared grain foods bare arrived, consisting of: Rolled Aveoi, Cream of Wheat, Oat Meal, Hominy Qrits^ Farina, Ralston Bkft. Food, Parched Farinose,' Purina, Pettijohn Breakfast Food. No. J. 400 Belle street. BAUMAN, Phone 187. CREAM BANNG POWDER Awarded Highest Honors, World's Fair Gold Medal, Midwinter Fair To Close Them Out \Ve will sell oti Saturday and Monday at a great aaorlflo* FLANNEL SH/RTS—ihti sold at $$, *2.fo,$2, go at-fifr JEAN PANTS—tint sold at f i.a; and $i, go at - -SO* HATS— that sold at $1, $2.50 and $2, goat - ~fSc H. A. 8ETZ,650B.9dst

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