Stars and Stripes coffee July 17


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Posted Online: July 05, 2013, 2:04 pm
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Press release submitted by Stonecroft Morning Connection


YOU AND YOUR FRIENDS ARE INVITED TO A "STARS AND STRIPES" Coffee at Short Hills Country Club, 2500 10th St., East Moline on Wednesday, July 17, 8:45 - 10:30 a.m., $7.00 Inclusive Feature: Presentation of the American Flag, Knights of Columbus Flag Team

Music: Theresa Crystal
Speaker: Theresa Crystal
From Rochelle, IL
"To the Army and Beyond"
A soldier's fight for true freedom

Sponsored by Stonecroft Morning Connection

Free Nursery available offsite
Please Call by July 13, 2013

TJ 309-236-0701
Claudia 309-269-4526

Reservations Essential
Cancellations Necessary

















 




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  Today is Tuesday, Sept 2, the 245th day of 2014. There are 120 days left in the year.

1864 — 150 years ago: It is estimated that 300,000 people attended the recent Democratic convention in Chicago when Gen. George B. McClellan of New Jersey was nominated as a candidate for president of the United States.
1889 — 125 years ago: Alderman Frank Ill, Winslow Howard and Captain J.M. Montgomery returned from Milwaukee, where they attended the national Grand Army of the Republic encampment.
1914 — 100 years ago: Three members of the Rock Island YMCA accepted positions as physical directors of other associations. Albert Cook went to Kewanee, C.D. Curtis to Canton and Willis Woods to Leavenworth, Kan.
1939 — 75 years ago: Former President Herbert Hoover appealed for national support of President F.D. Roosevelt and Congress in every effort to keep the United States out of war.
1964 — 50 years ago: The Rock Island Junior chamber pf Commerce has received answers to about 65 % of the 600 questionnaires mailed out recently in a "Community Attitude Survey" to analyze sentiments of citizens towards their city's various recreational, educational, and civic service programs.
1989 — 25 years ago: The two thunderstorms passing through the Quad Cities last night and early today left some area residents reaching for their flashlights.






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