Rod & Custom Auto, Motorcycle & Product Show


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Posted Online: Jan. 15, 2014, 3:08 pm
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Press release submitted by Indoor Outdoor Productions


Press Release from Indoor Outdoor Productions regarding their 31st annual Rod & Custom

January 24-26 Rod & Custom Auto, Motorcycle, & Product Show will take over the QCCA Expo Center in Rock Island, Illinois.
Friday is Military Day, offering free admission with Military ID from 1 PM – 10 PM. Saturday the event will be from 10 AM – 10 PM. Sunday the event will be from 10 AM – 3 PM.
Boy Scouts Pine Wood Derby will take place Saturday. Check in begins at 10 AM. Finals will be held at 4 PM.
New this year will be a Trophy Challenge sponsored by O'Reilly Auto Parts.
Find us on Facebook, call 309-799-7625, or visit www.rallyontheriverqc.com for more information.
Dwyer and Michaels Calendars will be available. Saturday 11 AM – 1 PM models will be there to sign the calendars.
Entry Forms available at RodandCustomAutoShow.com



















 



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  Today is Thursday, Oct. 2, the 275th day of 2014. There are 90 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: The ladies have adopted the fashion of wearing representations of insects in the flowers on their bonnets. Some look very natural.
1889 -- 125 years ago: T.F. Cary, former Rock Island alderman, has accepted a position as salesman for a Chicago wallpaper house and plans to move to that city.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Work on the new telephone building on 18th Street between 6th and 7th avenues is progressing rapidly.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Rock Island's new theater at 3rd Avenue and 19th Street will have a name significant of its location. The "Rocket" is scheduled to open Thanksgiving Day.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Two of Rock Island's newest water towers were vandalized last night, including the one at 38th Street and 31st Avenue, where police took five Moline boys into custody about 9 p.m..
1989 -- 25 years ago: Some of us who live in the Quad-Cities take the Mississippi River for granted, or at least we used to. But the river is not taken for granted by our visitors. And most Quad-Citians are realizing the importance of the river to this area as increased emphasis is placed on tourism.







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