Vendors needed for East Moline/Silvis Kiwanis Flea Market Sept. 29


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Posted Online: Aug. 30, 2013, 1:47 pm
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Press release submitted by East Moline/Silvis Kiwanis Club.

The East Moline/Silvis Kiwanis Club is sponsoring another Flea Market at the Rock Island County Fairgrounds, 4300 Archer Drive, East Moline, on Sunday, Sept. 29, from 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Spaces are available for venders. Inside spaces of approximately 8' x 15' are available for $40 each. Outside spaces of approximately 20' x 20' are available for $40 for the first space and $20 each for additional lots. Each exhibitor must provide their own tables, racks, electricity (inside wall sites have electricity), etc. as needed.
For information and/or reservations, contact William Siess 309-796-1204 or online at wrsiess@mchsi.com. For application form/contract for vendors, please go to Rock Island County Fairgrounds website: www.rockislandfair.org then click on 'Events and Deadlines' then click on 'East Moline-Silvis Kiwanis Flea Market'

















 



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  Today is Thursday, July 31, the 212th day of 2014. There are 153 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: A corps of surgeons now occupies the new hospital quarters at the Garrison Hospital on the Rock Island Arsenal. A fence has been installed to enclose the prison hospital.
1889 -- 125 years ago: B. Winter has let a contract to Christ Schreiner for a two story brick building with a double store front on the south side of 3rd Avenue just west of 17th Street. The estimated cost was $4,500.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Germany sent simultaneous ultimatums to Russia and France, demanding that Russia suspend mobilization within 12 hours and demanding that France inform Germany within 18 hours. In the case of war between Germany and Russia, France would remain neutral.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Civil service offices at the post office and the Rock Island Arsenal were swamped as more than 700 youths sought 15 machinist apprenticeships at the Arsenal.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Last night, American Legion Post 246 in Moline figuratively handed over the trousers to a female ex-Marine and petticoat rule began. Olga Swanson, of Moline, was installed as the first woman commander of the post .
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Illinois Quad City Civic Center captured the excitement and interest of a convention of auditorium managers this weekend in Reno, Nev. Bill Adams, civic center authority chairman, said the 10,000-seat arena planned for downtown Moline has caught the eye of construction firms, suppliers, management teams and concession groups.








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