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    The Leader is a weekly newspaper published by Moline Dispatch Publishing Co., L.L.C. and distributed free every Wednesday to more than 50,000 households in Scott County, Iowa. The Leader, along with The Dispatch, Moline, and The Rock Island Argus, form the Quad-City Metro Unit providing total market advertising coverage of the Quad-Cities. Information about The Leader can be found online at www.qconline.com.
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  • The Rock Island Argus
    The Rock Island Argus, with its sister paper The Dispatch, Moline, are daily newspapers published by Moline Dispatch Publishing Co. L.L.C. Together they are the dominant market leaders in the Illinois Quad-Cities area, according to figures released by the Audit Bureau of Corculation. News and information from The Dispatch and The Rock Island Argus can be found online at www.qconline.com.
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  Today is Monday, Sept. 1, the 244th day of 2014. There are 121 days left in the year.

1864 -- 150 years ago: We are informed by J.H. Hull that the reason the street sprinkler was not at work yesterday settling the dust on the streets, was because one of his horses was injured.
1889 -- 125 years ago: Bonnie McGregor, a fleet-footed stallion owned by S.W. Wheelock of this community, covered himself with glory at Lexington, Ky, when he ran a mile in 2:13 1/2. The horse's value was estimated as at least $50,000.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Troops are pouring into Paris to prepare for defense of the city. The German army is reported to be only 60 miles from the capital of France.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The German army has invaded Poland in undeclared warfare. Poland has appealed to Great Britain and France for aid.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Publication of a plant newspaper, the Farmall Works News, has been launched at the Rock Island IHC factory and replaces a managerial newsletter.
1989 -- 25 years ago: Officials predict Monday's Rock Island Labor Parade will be the biggest and best ever. Last minute work continues on floats and costumes for the parade, which steps off a 9:30 a.m.




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