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Ingredients

Whole club crackers (enough for two layers)
1 cup graham cracker crumbs
3/4 cup brown sugar
1/2 cup white sugar
1/3 cup milk
1/2 cup margarine
2/3 cup smooth peanut butter
1 cup chocolate chips

Instructions

Butter a 9x13-inch pan and place a layer of whole club crackers to line pan. Boil graham cracker crumbs, brown and white sugars, milk and margarine for 5 minutes. Pour over crackers in the pan.

Place another layer of whole club crackers on top. Melt peanut butter and chocolate chips until smooth. Spread on top of crackers. Refrigerate until firm and cut.

Mary Ann Lohr
Coal Valley



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1889 -- 125 years ago: W.J. Gamble, for many years superintendent of the Moline & Rock Island railway, leased the Fourth Avenue Hotel and renovated and refurnished it throughout.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Pending the building of new public schools or additions to the present ones to provide adequate room for all the children, the board of education decided that pupils younger than 6 years old would not be accepted in Rock Island schools.
1939 -- 75 years ago: The fifth annual New Windsor Fair and Horse show, which has been delayed for two days because of unfavorable weather, got off to a new start last night. The parade was held this morning.
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