Obituaries for July 21, 2014
Lelon 'Lee' Schmidt   July 22, 2014
Elma Pillard   July 22, 2014
Jo Anne Manley Clark   July 22, 2014
Gary Lundgren   July 22, 2014
Nancy Huvelman  July 22, 2014
Diane Dorsey   July 22, 2014
Margaret Crumly   July 22, 2014
Edna Cannon  July 22, 2014
Richard Atzen  July 22, 2014
Warren Wells   July 22, 2014
Ivan Sutton   July 22, 2014
Michael Rita   July 22, 2014
Revilo Israel   July 22, 2014
William Goard  July 22, 2014
W. Gail Glenn   July 22, 2014
Ruth Clapper   July 22, 2014
Loretta King   July 22, 2014
Johnny Rawlins   July 22, 2014
Harrison 'Sonny' Kavensky  July 22, 2014
Lois Samuelson White   July 22, 2014
Ian Pau   July 22, 2014
Charles 'Chuck' Moritz   July 22, 2014
Shirley Carpenter  July 22, 2014
Helen Anderson   July 22, 2014
Gary Lundgren  July 21, 2014
Margaret Crumly  July 21, 2014
Warren Wells  July 21, 2014
Lola Lange   July 21, 2014
Clarence 'Steve' Stevenson   July 21, 2014
Nancy Folsom  July 21, 2014
Connie Ullrich Gordon  July 21, 2014
Johnny Rawlins  July 21, 2014
Ian Pau  July 21, 2014
Charles Moritz  July 21, 2014
Danny Wadkins Sr.  July 21, 2014
Dorothy Robinson   July 21, 2014




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  Today is Friday, July 25, the 206th day of 2014. There are 159 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: Walter Jones, of Co, F 23rd Ky, volunteers, lost a satchel on the Camden road, yesterday, containing his papers of discharge from the army.
1889 -- 125 years ago: E. W. Robinson purchased from Mrs. J.T. Miller the livery stable on the triangle south of Market square.
1914 -- 100 years ago: A municipal; bathing beach was advocated at the weekly meeting of the city commission by commissioner Rudgren, who suggested the foot of Seventh Street as an excellent location.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Floyd Shetter, Rock Island county superintendent schools, announced teachers hired for nearly all of the 95 rural and village grade schools in the county.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The mercury officially reached the season's previous high of 95 about noon today and continued upward toward an expected mark of 97.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Fort Armstrong hotel once the wining and dining chambers of Rock Island's elite is under repair. Progress is being made though at a seeming snail's pace to return the building to a semblance of its past glory for senior citizen's homes.








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