TO­DAY IN HIS­TORY

The Morning Journal (Lorain, OH) - - NATION+WORLD -

TO­DAY’S HIGHLIGHT Septem­ber 17, 1967

The Doors ap­peared on “The Ed Sul­li­van Show” on CBS-TV for the first _ and last _ time. The group was banned from the program af­ter Jim Mor­ri­son ig­nored a pro­ducer’s re­quest to change the line, “Girl, we couldn’t get much higher” to “Girl, we couldn’t get much bet­ter” while singing “Light My Fire” dur­ing the live broad­cast.

ALSO ON THIS DATE 1787

The Con­sti­tu­tion of the United States was com­pleted and signed by a ma­jor­ity of del­e­gates at­tend­ing the Con­sti­tu­tional Con­ven­tion in Philadel­phia.

1937

The like­ness of Pres­i­dent Abra­ham Lin­coln’s head was ded­i­cated at Mount Rush­more.

1978

Af­ter meet­ing at Camp David, Is­raeli Prime Min­is­ter Me­nachem Be­gin and Egyp­tian Pres­i­dent An­war Sa­dat signed a frame­work for a peace treaty.

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