Fifty years ago today, September 22, 1966
The United States offered today to halt all bombing of North Viet Nam if the Hanoi government would agree to reduce its own military activities against South Viet Nam. U.S. Ambassador Arthur J. Goldberg made the offer in a major policy declaration before the 118-nation U.N. General Assembly.
Rep. Glenn Andrews, R-Ala., is seeking House censure of Rep. Adam Clayton Powell, D-N.Y. Andrews will introduce a resolution to investigate Powell’s activities and “the possibility of censure or expulsion action.”
Russell County people who want work and who want to see their area grow industrially are expected to turn out in large numbers Wednesday, and register as possible employes of a proposed Vanity Fair plant to be located somewhere in the county.