Edison Woman Held On Murder Charge
A 35-year-old Edison, Ga., divorcee is being held without bond on a murder charge today after she was indicted Saturday for the cyanide poisoning of a young expectant mother.
Mrs. Shirley Blankenship was arrested about 11:45 a.m. Saturday, less than an hour after an Early County grand jury had returned a murder indictment against her in connection with the March 24 poisoning of Mrs. Don. Bush.
A proposal to publish names of persons who have signed a petition for a new mixed drinks referendum was labeled Saturday as "a violation of the privacy of the people" and an "intimidation" tactic.
The administration's assessment of a pending military buildup on Southeast Asia embraces more than the present battlefield of Viet Nam.
The whole intricate and threatening question of bolstering defenses against possible or probable Communist moves elsewhere in that area obviously is being weighed.