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Just as important as the visit of Kennedy was the ap¬ pearance of Richard M. Nixon a week later. Since it was Homecoming at Rock Island, Nixon gave his speech at the Masonic Tem¬ ple in Davenport and another at the Moline Air¬ port the following Saturday morning. CANDIDATES CAMPAIGN TO THOUSANDS THROUGH QUAD-CITIES AREA Immense crowds turned out to hear both can¬ didates. 11,000 people jammed the field house to hear Kennedy. 4,250 people greeted Nixon at the Masonic Temple while another 10,000 waited for him at the airport.
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The appearance on Octo¬ ber 24th of Jack Kennedy in the Rock Island Field House was an event which every student at this school will always remember. People traveled hundreds of miles to hear his speech, which was televised. Kennedy al¬ so gave a talk to the J. F K. ' s in the Girls ' Gym. PRESIDENTIAL
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