R.I. Moose to hold dinner and dance Oct. 20


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Posted Online: Oct. 11, 2012, 10:02 am
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Press release submitted by Rock Island Moose Lodge #190

The Rock Island Moose will hold a Dinner and Dance on October 20, starting a 5 p.m.. at the Moose Family Center, 4410 9th St, with wine tasting from Lavender Crest Winery. Dinner will be served from 6-7 p.m.. Those attending have a choice of Stuffed Pork Chop, Crab Stuffed Chicken Breast, or Steak. Cost of the dinner is $15 per person. Following the dinner, there will be a dance. Dress will be "Business Casual" (NO hats or jeans).

This is also a Membership drive for the Loyal Order of Moose and Women of the Moose. Both the Loyal Order of Moose and the Women of the Moose work very hard to support Mooseheart, a residential facility for youth and Moosehaven, a community for seniors in Florida.




















 



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  Today is Sunday, April 20, the 110th day of 2014. There are 255 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: The attention of contractors is called to proposals for building a magazine. The building is to be erected on the south side of the island, above the railroad, nearly opposite Sinnit's ice houses.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Ladies patent leather tip shoes were selling for $3 at the M & K store, and men's spring overcoats were advertised at $7.50.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Fred Feuchter, of Davenport, was elected president of the Tri-City Post Office Clerks club, and Joe Goldsmith, of Rock Island, was named secretary treasurer.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Mass vaccination of more than 1,600 employed of the Rock Island Arsenal has been ordered by Col. Norman Ramsey after a 13-year-old daughter of the Arsenal manager became ill with smallpox.
1964 -- 50 years ago: The 1964 Scout-O-Rama of the Sac-Fox Council of Boy Scouts closed a two-day session last evening at the Rock Island Armory with 5,000 paid attendance.
1989 -- 25 years ago: "From the horse and buggy days ... to this" said Mercer County Sheriff Marvin Thirtyacre, waving his hand to indicate the sheriff's department facilities at the new $1.5 million Mercer County Jail in Aledo.




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