Looking Back – October 3


Plans for a revamping of The Commons included a merging of public and private facilities and adding a hotel, all designed to make the site a magnet for the community.


Area physicians were urged by the Medical Division of the Indiana Department of Public Welfare to participate in a new program designed to stave off AIDS for those who tested positive for the virus.


A Russian-built ZIS limousine reported to have been the personal car of Premier Joseph Stalin was displayed in downtown Columbus, a project sponsored by the Central Business Association to raise funds for Mill Race Park.