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McCook Daily Gazette
Enduring hardship to prosperEastern Airlines to deliver food for their passengers for a food service. One
McCook Daily Gazette / Posted 6 hours ago
Eastern Airlines to deliver food for their passengers for a food service. One of J. Willard Marriott�s oldest friends was George Romney, governor of Michigan. He named his son Willard Milton Romney and they nicknamed him Mitt. He ran for president... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
50 Years Ago: Divorce rate up among young couples; Gov. Scranton likes Romney for presidentwomen. The study also showed that 20 of the cases cited excessive drinking as
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
women. The study also showed that 20 of the cases cited excessive drinking as the factor for the divorce. Gov. Scranton: Romney best bet Speaking in Harrisburg, former Gov. William W. Scranton said, “I believe at this stage in the game that Gov.... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
50 Years Ago - Divorce rate up among young couples, Gov. Scranton like Romney for Presidentwomen. The study also showed that 20 of the cases cited excessive drinking as
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
women. The study also showed that 20 of the cases cited excessive drinking as the factor for the divorce. Gov. Scranton: Romney best bet Speaking in Harrisburg, former Gov. William W. Scranton said, “I believe at this stage in the game that Gov.... Read more
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Missoulian
What's hot this week in theaters: The Dark Towerby the riots; cameos taken by John Krasinski and Jennifer Ehle). The movie inte
Missoulian / Posted 9 days ago
by the riots; cameos taken by John Krasinski and Jennifer Ehle). The movie interpolates archival footage (Michigan Gov. George Romney decrying “hoodlumism”) indicated by a narrow aspect ratio. A prologue written by Henry Louis Gates Jr., charts... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
What's hot this week in theaters: The Dark Towerby the riots; cameos taken by John Krasinski and Jennifer Ehle). The movie inte
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 9 days ago
by the riots; cameos taken by John Krasinski and Jennifer Ehle). The movie interpolates archival footage (Michigan Gov. George Romney decrying “hoodlumism”) indicated by a narrow aspect ratio. A prologue written by Henry Louis Gates Jr., charts... Read more
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Journal Gazette & Times-Courier
What's hot this week in theaters: Atomic Blondeby the riots; cameos taken by John Krasinski and Jennifer Ehle). The movie inte
Journal Gazette & Times-Courier / Posted 9 days ago
by the riots; cameos taken by John Krasinski and Jennifer Ehle). The movie interpolates archival footage (Michigan Gov. George Romney decrying “hoodlumism”) indicated by a narrow aspect ratio. A prologue written by Henry Louis Gates Jr., charts... Read more
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MLive.com
Family continues to seek answers in murder of Flint civil rights iconto prohibit discrimination in housing. The movement included a 10-day sleep-in
MLive.com / Posted 10 days ago
to prohibit discrimination in housing. The movement included a 10-day sleep-in outside Flint City Hall that drew then-Gov. George Romney to the city for a unity rally. At first believing the ordinance had been defeated following a February 1968... Read more
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walesonline
How Britain's art treasure was hidden from German bombs in Welsh cavesunderground (Image: Fred Ramage/Keystone Features/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)A
walesonline / Posted 15 days ago
underground (Image: Fred Ramage/Keystone Features/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)Attendants take Portrait of a Lady by George Romney out of underground storage for restoration (Image: Fred Ramage/Keystone Features/Hulton Archive/Getty... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Friends conquer mountain for brave Dalton youngster Charlottewas hard but we all had a really fun, family day out. I wouldn't have been able
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 16 days ago
was hard but we all had a really fun, family day out. I wouldn't have been able to do it alone." The Year Six pupil at George Romney Junior School was delighted with her cousin's exploits. Miss Munro said: "It was really nice to see everyone... Read more
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FOX News
Kid Rock could totally rock the Senatefor the U.S Senate as a Republican from Michigan. Is this the sort of person th
FOX News / Posted 19 days ago
for the U.S Senate as a Republican from Michigan. Is this the sort of person that Republicans from the home state of Gov. George Romney (Mitt’s dad) and President Gerald Ford should want to represent them? Well, yeah, why not? For one thing, it... Read more
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Variety
Variety’s Small Focus on Riots Coverage in 1967cities of Highland Park and Hamtramck. Curfew runs from 9 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. Liq
Variety / Posted 22 days ago
cities of Highland Park and Hamtramck. Curfew runs from 9 p.m. to 5:30 a.m. Liquor sales are temporarily illegal. Governor George Romney has called for 5,000 Federal troops. These have been granted by President Johnson after 7,000 National... Read more
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The New Yorker
“Detroit” and “Whose Streets?” Reviewsand so probing is the camera. The victims’ names are real; those of the three p
The New Yorker / Posted 23 days ago
and so probing is the camera. The victims’ names are real; those of the three policemen are made up. We get a clip of George Romney, then the governor of Michigan, speaking at a news conference and bearing a startling resemblance to his son... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit 67: The deep scars the city still feels todayled by J.L. Hudson Jr., formed New Detroit Inc. The group, started at the urgin
Detroit Free Press / Posted 24 days ago
led by J.L. Hudson Jr., formed New Detroit Inc. The group, started at the urging of Mayor Jerome Cavanagh and Michigan Gov. George Romney, was asked to find out what went wrong and how to fix it. In 1975, the Renaissance Center was well on its way... Read more
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The News and Star
Co-op backs Cumbrian producersKirkby Lonsdale Brewery Company and Stringers in Ulverston. The other four pro
The News and Star / Posted 26 days ago
Kirkby Lonsdale Brewery Company and Stringers in Ulverston. The other four producers will be Ginger Bakers, confectioner George Romney and tea and coffee merchant Farrer’s – all of which are in Kendal – and preserves maker Cumbrian Delights,... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Co-op backs Cumbrian producersKirkby Lonsdale Brewery Company and Stringers in Ulverston. The other four pro
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 26 days ago
Kirkby Lonsdale Brewery Company and Stringers in Ulverston. The other four producers will be Ginger Bakers, confectioner George Romney and tea and coffee merchant Farrer’s – all of which are in Kendal – and preserves maker Cumbrian Delights,... Read more
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The Mercury News
Movie review: In ‘Detroit,’ Kathryn Bigelow revisits the ’67 war at homeby the riots; cameos by John Krasinski and Jennifer Ehle). The movie interpola
The Mercury News / Posted 26 days ago
by the riots; cameos by John Krasinski and Jennifer Ehle). The movie interpolates archival footage (Michigan Gov. George Romney decrying “hoodlumism”). A prologue written by Henry Louis Gates Jr. charts the Great Migration and subsequent... Read more
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BBC News
Detroit recalls five days of violent unrest a half century laterof the night. The incident touched off civil unrest across Detroit over the ne
BBC News / Posted 28 days ago
of the night. The incident touched off civil unrest across Detroit over the next five days, prompting Michigan Governor George Romney to deploy the National Guard and eventually President Lyndon Johnson to send troops from the US Army's 82nd and... Read more
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Hartford Courant
'Detroit' review: Kathryn Bigelow shoots the '67 war at homeby the riots; cameos taken by John Krasinski and Jennifer Ehle). The movie inte
Hartford Courant / Posted 29 days ago
by the riots; cameos taken by John Krasinski and Jennifer Ehle). The movie interpolates archival footage (Michigan Gov. George Romney decrying "hoodlumism") indicated by a narrow aspect ratio. A prologue written by Henry Louis Gates Jr., charts... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
'Detroit' review: Kathryn Bigelow shoots the '67 war at homeby the riots; cameos taken by John Krasinski and Jennifer Ehle). The movie inte
Chicago Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
by the riots; cameos taken by John Krasinski and Jennifer Ehle). The movie interpolates archival footage (Michigan Gov. George Romney decrying "hoodlumism") indicated by a narrow aspect ratio. A prologue written by Henry Louis Gates Jr., charts... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit '67: Guardsman remembers deployment to riot duty in city he lovedwas a federal judge in Kalamazoo. In this July 24, 1967 file photo, National G
Detroit Free Press / Posted 30 days ago
was a federal judge in Kalamazoo. In this July 24, 1967 file photo, National Guardsmen, called in to restore order by Gov. George Romney, stop their vehicle near a Detroit fire truck in the neighborhood that was ravaged by rioting the previous day.... Read more
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Lebanon Daily News
Detroit '67: 'We've got trouble' — Routine police raid ignites 5 days of riotingleft the theater calmly.Political tests The growing unrest tested Cavanagh, an
Lebanon Daily News / Posted 30 days ago
left the theater calmly.Political tests The growing unrest tested Cavanagh, an ambitious Democrat, and Republican Gov. George Romney like nothing had before. Romney — who was planning to run for the Republican Party nomination for president in... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit '67: 'We've got trouble' — Routine police raid ignites 5 days of riotingleft the theater calmly.Political tests The growing unrest tested Cavanagh, an
Detroit Free Press / Posted a month ago
left the theater calmly.Political tests The growing unrest tested Cavanagh, an ambitious Democrat, and Republican Gov. George Romney like nothing had before. Romney — who was planning to run for the Republican Party nomination for president in... Read more
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MLive.com
Detroit 1967 riot ground zero, Gordon Park, to receive historic markerand LaSalle Gardens neighborhoods. Detroit police mobilized en masse, but quic
MLive.com / Posted a month ago
and LaSalle Gardens neighborhoods. Detroit police mobilized en masse, but quickly lost control of the situation. Then-Gov. George Romney called the National Guard into Detroit to maintain order. By the end of the week, many hot spots along the... Read more
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Deseret News
How's this for BYU's slogan? Beat Utah — before it's too lateCougars might want to tune into another well-known phrase that has been credite
Deseret News / Posted a month ago
Cougars might want to tune into another well-known phrase that has been credited to everyone from Robert F. Kennedy, to George Romney, to Ronald Reagan, to Barack Obama, to Gordon B. Hinckley, to Hillel the Elder: “If not us, who? If not now,... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Detroit '67: As violence unfolded, Tigers played two at home vs. Yankeesdepartment overwhelmed by 1:30 p.m. that day, some 8,000 Michigan National Guar
Detroit Free Press / Posted a month ago
department overwhelmed by 1:30 p.m. that day, some 8,000 Michigan National Guardsmen were deployed on orders from Gov. George Romney. They later would be augmented with 4,700 paratroopers from the 82nd and 101st Airborne Divisions and 360... Read more
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New York Post
What I learned from seeing Detroit go up in flames 50 years ago this weekinevitably going to be problematic. Notwithstanding Cavanagh’s liberal policie
New York Post / Posted 1 months ago
inevitably going to be problematic. Notwithstanding Cavanagh’s liberal policies, and those of Michigan’s Republican Gov. George Romney, the riot should not have been the surprise it was. If it was more destructive than the riots in so many other... Read more
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MLive.com
Childhood memories from Detroit 1967: 'It was war'had been parked at that exact spot at the corner of Euclid and 12th streets. T
MLive.com / Posted 1 months ago
had been parked at that exact spot at the corner of Euclid and 12th streets. They were called into Detroit by then-Gov. George Romney to maintain order after a 3:30 a.m., July 23 police raid at a blind pig and mass arrests in Thompkins' Virginia... Read more

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