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Fifty Years Ago Today, January 28, 1966

'Sing Out '66' Slated Saturday

"Tough Young America" is singing out.

And you can join them Saturday at the Columbus Three Arts Theater when The Ledger-Enquirer Newspapers and WRBL-TV and Radio bring the world famed "musical explosion - Sing Out '66 - to Columbus.

Hedy Lamarr Arrested

Onetime Hollywood glamor queen Hedy Lamarr was arrested for petty theft Thursday night in the parking lot of a Los Angeles department store, police said.

A store security guard said she watched Miss Lamarr drop clothing and other goods worth $86 into a shopping bag before walking out of the store.

Opportunity Board

Columbus Opportunity Inc. has set in motion the machinery for expanding its board from 15 to 21 members but meanwhile will go ahead with plans to establish a day care center as its first anti-poverty project in Muscogee County.