Chuckles for October 2011



October 03
What happened when Dracula first met his wife?
It was love at first bite!(kids.yahoo.com/)

October 06
What do you call two witches who live together?
Broommates!(kids.yahoo.com/)

October 10
What does Dracula take when he has a sore throat?
Coffin drops!(kids.yahoo.com/)

October 13
What did the witch put in her hair?
Scarespray!(kids.yahoo.com/)

October 18
What's a monster's favorite game?
Swallow the leader!(kids.yahoo.com/)

October 20
What do little ghosts wear when it rains?
BOO-ts!(kids.yahoo.com/)

October 25
What's a ghost's favorite meat?
Boo-lony!(kids.yahoo.com/)

October 27
What monster plays tricks on Halloween?
Pranken-stein!(kids.yahoo.com/)

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  Today is Tuesday, Oct. 21, the 294th day of 2014. There are 71 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: The weather is discouraging for our great Democratic rally tomorrow, but never mind that. Let our Rock Island people show they can make a big procession themselves, rain or shine.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Apparatus arrived for drilling an artesian well on the premises of George Warner's Atlantic Brewery.
1914 -- 100 years ago: The German army continued its attacks on the allies line near the Belgian coast.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The farm home of Mr. and Mrs. Gus Zachert northwest of Buffalo Prairie, burned to the ground.
1964 -- 50 years ago: WVIK-FM, noncommercial educational radio station at Augustana College, will return to the air tomorrow. The station operates at a power of 10 watts at 90.9 megacycles on the frequency modulation band. The station is operated with a staff of 92 students.
1989 -- 25 years ago: An avenue of lights, 13 Christmas trees strung with more than 44,000 sparkling lights, will expand the Festival of Trees beyond the walls of RiverCenter in downtown Davenport in mid-November.


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