Chuckles for March 2010



March 01
What kind of garden does a baker have?
A flour garden!
(jokesandhumor.com)

March 04
Why was the clock sent to the principal's office?
Because he was tocking too much!
(jokesandhumor.com)

March 11
What goes "dash-dot-dot-croak, dash-dot-dot-croak?
Morse Toad!
(jokesandhumor.com)

March 15
What did Geronimo say when he jumped out of the airplane??
ME!!
(lotsofjokes.com/)

March 18
Where do Killer Whales go to get braces?
The Orca-dontist!
(lotsofjokes.com/)

March 22
What do you call a ghost in the jungle?
Ramboo!
(lotsofjokes.com/)

March 25
What do ghosts spread on bagels?
Scream cheese!
(kids.yahoo.com/jokes/)

March 29
Where do baby ghosts go during the day?
To day-scare!
(kids.yahoo.com/jokes/)

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  Today is Monday, Oct. 20, the 293rd day of 2014. There are 72 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: The store of Devoe and Crampton was entered and robbed of about $500 worth of gold pens and pocket cutlery last night.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Michael Malloy was named president of the Tri-City Stone Cutters Union.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Dewitte C. Poole, former Moline newspaperman serving as vice consul general for the United States government in Paris, declared in a letter to friends that the once gay Paris is a city of sadness and desolation.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Plans for the construction of an $80,000 wholesale bakery at 2011 4th Ave. were announced by Harry and Nick Coin, of Rock Island. It is to be known as the Banquet Bakery.
1964 -- 50 years ago: An application has been filed for a state permit to organize a savings and loan association in Moline, it was announced. The applicants are Ben Butterworth, A.B. Lundahl, C. Richard Evans, John Harris, George Crampton and William Getz, all of Moline, Charles Roberts, Rock Island, and Charles Johnson, of Hampton.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Indian summer is quickly disappearing as temperatures slide into the 40s and 50s this week. Last week, highs were in the 80s.


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