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Washington Star Feb. 1, 1967

Washington Star Feb. 1, 1967

Freshman Senator Charles H. Percy is welcomed to an Illinois State Society reception in his honor by ISS Vice President Rudolf Clemen and member Terry Edwards. Percy defeated long-time Sen. Paul H. Douglas in November 1966 and was sworn in as a new senator in January 1967. He was a former President of Bell and Howell who had lost a previous race for governor in 1964 to Gov. Otto Kerner, Jr.

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