Death list for Sunday, Nov. 18, 2012


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Allen, Lynne S., 57, Bettendorf; Halligan-McCabe-DeVries, Davenport.
Bassett, Gloria, 86, Davenport; Trimble, Moline.
DeBaillie, Richard J. "Dick," 81, Silvis; Van Hoe, East Moline.
Gobin, Danny Ray, 54, Davenport; Cunnick-Collins, Davenport.
Hinkle, John D., 78, formerly Davenport; Weerts, Davenport.
Kennedy, Mildred, 65, Moline; Trimble, Moline.
McDaniel, Lisa, 24, Colona; Schroder, Colona.
Moose, Dorothy L., 94, Moline; Esterdahl, Moline.
Shull, Nancy Ann, 75, New Windsor.
Spors, Teresa "T," 55, LeClaire, formerly Edgerton, Wis.; Wheelan-Pressly, Rock Island.
Wakeland, Joseph C., 86, New Boston; Bewley, Aledo.

















 




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  Today is Wednesday, April 16, the 106th day of 2014. There are 259 days left in the year.
1864 -- 150 years ago: Yesterday some bold thief stole a full bolt of calico from a box in front of Wadsworth's store, where it was on exhibition.
1889 -- 125 years ago: A team belonging to Peter Priese got away from its driver and made a mad run across the Rock Island Bridge. The driver was thrown from his seat but not hurt.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Carlton Taylor was appointed district deputy grand master for the 14th
Masonic District of Illinois.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Moline's million dollar municipal airport was dedicated to air transportation and the national defense by Lt. Gov. John Stelle.
1964 -- 50 years ago: THE ARGUS will be election headquarters for Rock Island County tomorrow night, and the public is invited to watch the operation. The closing of the polls at 6 p.m. will mark the start of open house in the newsroom. Visitors will see staff members receiving, tabulating and posting returns.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Few bricks actually tumbled, but no one seemed to mind as about 1,000 people gathered to celebrate the formal start of demolition at the site of a downtown civic center.




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