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Houstonian 1968 - Organizations. 1968. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. University of Houston Digital Library. Web. March 28, 2015. http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/1726/show/1605.

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(1968). Houstonian 1968 - Organizations. Houstonian Yearbook Collection. Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries. Retrieved from http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/1726/show/1605

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Houstonian 1968 - Organizations, 1968, Houstonian Yearbook Collection, Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries, accessed March 28, 2015, http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb/item/1726/show/1605.

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Title Houstonian 1968
Creator (Local)
  • Students of the University of Houston
Place of Creation (TGN)
  • Houston, Texas
Date 1968
Description This edition of the Houstonian, published in 1968, is the official yearbook of the University of Houston.
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  • College yearbooks
  • University of Houston
Language English
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  • Text
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Original Item Location Houstonian
Original Item URL http://library.uh.edu/record=b1158762~S11
Digital Collection Houstonian Yearbook Collection
Digital Collection URL http://digital.lib.uh.edu/collection/yearb
Repository Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries
Repository URL http://info.lib.uh.edu/about/campus-libraries-collections/special-collections
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Transcript SCATE members Randy Lee, Ann Tofft and Robert Renton prepare for the NSA Congress, above. Vice-presidential Candidate Jim Cox argues for his ticket during a campaigning session in the Arbor, above right. Disputable Local, National Issues Attract Attention of fnililftfy tmUtm theuld lh« Ul A prism shot focuses upon a sample Choice '68 ballot, above. Presidential Candidates Mike Driscoll and Richard Poston debate issues before Omicron Delta Kappa members, right. Ransom Foreman and Jay Bohner help Election Commissioners Bob Ulmer and Nick Spaulding in counting ballots, far right. 350 Major legislative issues centered around the defeat of UH membership in the National Student Association by the largest voter turnout (5,200) in UH history. Some of the year's important bills asked for later dorm hours for women, revision of dress standards on campus and modification of restrictions on the use of alcohol on campus. Political controversy was at its height during the race for SA President and Vice-president. Eight candidates vied for president and veep in a heated campaign that raked over all the controversial programs of the year. In the run-off balloting Richard Poston and Jim Cox won over' Mike Driscoll and Jerry Pickle. With campus politics biting the air, Choice '68 came on the scene. UH was chosen to take part in the national presidential preferential primary sponsored by Time Magazine and Univac. The front-runners on this campus were Richard Nixon and Eugene McCarthy. 351