Today is Friday, March 14, the 73rd day of 2014. There are 292 days left in the year. 1864 -- 150 years ago: A guard has been placed at all bridges leading to the Arsenal so that no one can leave the island without a pass and none with deadly weapons about them. 1889 -- 125 years ago: The temperature fell from 69 degrees above zero to 29 during the night. 1914 -- 100 years ago: Miss Della Cook was elected president of the Young People's Social League of Central Presbyterian Church. 1939 -- 75 years ago: President Roosevelt stated that relief facts show the need for an additional $150,000,000 to continue WPA jobs to aid the unemployed. 1964 -- 50 years ago: Close to 500 persons are expected to attend the annual spring roundup of the Rock Island County Democratic Committee, as campaign fundraising event scheduled for 7 p.m. Monday at Marando's Milan. 1989 -- 25 years ago: A bill was expected to be introduced in Springfield today that would provide for $20 million in state funds for a Quad-Cities civic center.