The LuLac Edition #556, August 29th, 2008
PHOTO INDEX: OUR 1968 LOGO, THE LATE LADY BIRD JOHNSON AND DAUGHTER LUCI AND GOP DELEGATE MICHAEL TALUTO.
The Democrats ended their convention Thursday night with a big bang. The Obama/Biden ticket stormed Pennsylvania as its first stop highlighting the importance of the Keystone State. But there wasn;t too much coverage given John McCain’s big news today on Sarah Palin. One of the tributes at the convention was for the late Lady Bird Johnson. Here it is from YOU TUBE:
We’ll be following the activities of the GOP with Lackawanna County delegate Michael Taluto who will be blogging at the convention. Stay Tuned!!!
Crown Prince Harald of Norway marries Sonja Haraldsen, the commoner he has dated for nine years in Oslo.........The Humphrey-Muskie ticket begin their campaign for the top jobs in Washington with absolutely no money in their campaign coffers in the aftermath of the Chicago convention.....Statewide, Congressman Richard Schweiker embarks on his campaign for a U.S. Senate seat slamming incumbent Joe Clark on the Vietnam War...Dr. Wallace Stettler becomes the 9th President of Wyoming Seminary, in Wilkes Barre City, the Council votes down the earned income tax and in 1968 the number 1 song in America and Lulac land was “People Got nTo Be Free” by the Young Rascals.