Obituaries for October 14, 2014
Robert Cimmarusti   October 15, 2014
Jane Rosenow  October 15, 2014
Lewis 'Scotty' Peoples  October 15, 2014
Russell Nelson  October 15, 2014
Lennis Hyett  October 15, 2014
Eleanor Gayman Lange   October 15, 2014
Patricia Bing  October 15, 2014
Betty Seidlitz  October 15, 2014
Elvia Gilbert   October 15, 2014
Margot Jamieson  October 15, 2014
Caytee Seiber  October 15, 2014
Diane Dowsett   October 15, 2014
Dorothea DeMont   October 15, 2014
Bobby Barker Sr.  October 15, 2014
Sandra Wines   October 15, 2014
Dale Siefker   October 15, 2014
Jacqueline Kizer   October 15, 2014
Marjorie Patronagio   October 15, 2014
Marjorie Wadsworth   October 15, 2014
Funeals today, Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014  October 14, 2014
Peggy Vance   October 14, 2014
Robert Cimmarusti  October 14, 2014
Sidney Webster   October 14, 2014
Bobbie Stewart   October 14, 2014
Rosalie Spears  October 14, 2014
Earl Pritchard  October 14, 2014
Greg Peterson   October 14, 2014
Patricia 'Molly' Jones   October 14, 2014
Brenda Gordon   October 14, 2014
Dorothea DeMont  October 14, 2014
Sandy Wines  October 14, 2014
Arlo Lundberg  October 14, 2014
Marjorie Wadsworth  October 14, 2014




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  Today is Tuesday, Oct. 21, the 294th day of 2014. There are 71 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: The weather is discouraging for our great Democratic rally tomorrow, but never mind that. Let our Rock Island people show they can make a big procession themselves, rain or shine.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Apparatus arrived for drilling an artesian well on the premises of George Warner's Atlantic Brewery.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The German army continued its attacks on the allies line near the Belgian coast.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The farm home of Mr. and Mrs. Gus Zachert northwest of Buffalo Prairie, burned to the ground.
1964 -- 50 years ago: WVIK-FM, noncommercial educational radio station at Augustana College, will return to the air tomorrow. The station operates at a power of 10 watts at 90.9 megacycles on the frequency modulation band. The station is operated with a staff of 92 students.
1989 -- 25 years ago: An avenue of lights, 13 Christmas trees strung with more than 44,000 sparkling lights, will expand the Festival of Trees beyond the walls of RiverCenter in downtown Davenport in mid-November.


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