Obituaries for April 13, 2014
Eddie Terrell  April 14, 2014
Deagon Medlock   April 14, 2014
Beverly Amhof  April 14, 2014
Harvey Whipple  April 14, 2014
Lawrence Steele   April 14, 2014
Eleanor Johnson   April 14, 2014
Janice Currie   April 14, 2014
Donald LaMay  April 14, 2014
Elsie Duranso   April 14, 2014
Judy Sunderbruch   April 13, 2014
Alice Schmitt   April 13, 2014
Sharon Misfeldt   April 13, 2014
Deagon Medlock  April 13, 2014
Violet Kirschenman   April 13, 2014
Harold Jones  April 13, 2014
Franch Jackson Jr.  April 13, 2014
Gay Isaacson Hoyt   April 13, 2014
Lois Fitzgerald   April 13, 2014
Charles Dickens  April 13, 2014
Bessie Valeria Cagle   April 13, 2014
Marliene Berglund Morgan   April 13, 2014
Margaret Ellen Welsh  April 13, 2014
Lawrence Steele  April 13, 2014
Arden Reisenbigler   April 13, 2014
Tereasa McCalmont   April 13, 2014
Mildred Cavanaugh  April 13, 2014
Patrick Schmid   April 13, 2014
Helen Radmacher Laity   April 13, 2014
Elsie Duranso  April 13, 2014
D. Michael Atkinson  April 13, 2014
Donna Reynolds   April 13, 2014
William Lambrecht   April 13, 2014
Dale Kinney   April 13, 2014
Bruce Hurley  April 13, 2014
Helen Almanza   April 13, 2014




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  Today is Friday, April 18, the 108th day of 2014. There are 257 days left in the year.
1864 -- 150 years ago: A new steamer, Keithsburg, now is at our levee taking on board the balance of her fixtures preparatory to assuming her position on the daily Rock Island and Keokuk line.
1889 -- 125 years ago: C.W. Hawes was appointed deputy county clerk by county clerk Donaldson.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Mrs. O.E. child, of Moline, was named president of the Women's Home Missionary Society of the Methodist Church Rock Island District of the Central Illinois conference.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Augustana College is making plans for a drive for funds to erect a field house and make football field improvements.
1964 -- 50 years ago: A expanded election coverage system featuring a 16-foot chalkboard showing up to the minute running totals, attracted a large and enthusiastic crowd to The Argus newsroom last night.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Balloons frame Rock Island attorney Stewart Winstein who was given a surprise party in the rotunda of the Rock Island County Courthouse on Thursday to honor his 50th year of practicing law.




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