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1968

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  January -

GUS GIVES THE TEACHER A LESSON

July -

GUS HAS AN ARGUMENT WITH THE BRASS

  February -

GUS AND THE CASE OF THE CAR THAT CHIRPED

August -

GUS GIVES AN OLD CAR A LIFT

  March -

GUS HAS A TRICK UP HIS SLEEVE

September -

GUS DISCOVERS A SECRET MILEAGE INGREDIENT

  April -

GUS COOLS OFF A DOUBLE-BOILER

October -

GUS AND THE CASE OF THE COUNCILMAN'S CAR

  May -

GUS GOES FOR A LITTLE SPIN

November -

GUS AND THE BACKWARD BATTERY

  June -

GUS MAKES A BET WITH THE CHIEF MECHANIC

December -

GUS CURES A CASE OF THE SHAKES

 

In the News...

●    North Korea seizes U.S. Navy ship Pueblo; holds 83 on board as spies (Jan. 23).

●    Tet offensive, turning point in Vietnam war (Jan.–Feb.).

●    My Lai massacre (March 16).

●    President Johnson announces he will not seek or accept presidential re-nomination (March 31).

●    Martin Luther King, Jr., civil rights leader, is slain in Memphis (April 4) - James Earl Ray, indicted in murder, captured in London on June 8. In 1969 Ray pleads guilty and is sentenced to 99 years.

●    Sen. Robert F. Kennedy is shot and critically wounded in Los Angeles hotel after winning California primary (June 5) - dies June 6. Sirhan B. Sirhan convicted 1969.

●    Czechoslovakia is invaded by Russians and Warsaw Pact forces to crush liberal regime (Aug. 20).

Automotive History

●    The Leyland Motor Corporation and British Motor Holdings merged to form British Leyland Motor Corporation (UK)