Looking Back – Nov. 28

Jennings County High School basketball player Mark Kirchner, left, a 5-4 guard, looks up to get a glance of the ball held by teammate J.C. Tallant, a 7-foot center, in 1973.

From The Republic archives


Columbus resident Col. Richard Shatto was slated to take over command of Camp Atterbury in mid-December.


The Salvation Army kicked off its annual kettle campaign, already a fourth of the way to its goal of $85,000.


A $1 bill with corners of a $20 bill pasted in turned up in the receipts of a downtown business. City police warned people to check twice before giving change.