Day 14: covering shows aired from 11.24.67 — 1.3.68 #dsxp #darkshadows

Nov 25th – “Apple Tree” closes at Shubert Theater NYC after 463 performances
Nov 25th – Puerto Rico placed on Atlantic Standard Time
Nov 26th – Browns’ Carl Ward sets club record with a 104-yd kickoff return
Nov 26th – Cloud burst over Lisbon kills about 450
Nov 27th – Beatles release “Magical Mystery Tour”
Nov 27th – Gold pool nations pledge support of $35 per ounce gold price
Nov 28th – 33rd Heisman Trophy Award: Gary Beban, UCLA (QB)
Nov 28th – The 1st pulsating radio source (pulsar) detected
Nov 29th – British troops withdraw from Aden and South Yemen
Nov 29th – Robert McNamara elected president of World bank
Nov 30th – Democratic People’s republic of Yemen gains independence
Nov 30th – Julie Nixon & David Eisenhower announce their engagement
Nov 30th – Kuria Muria Islands ceded by Britain to Oman
Nov 30th – People’s Democratic Republic of Yemen declares independence from UK
Nov 30th – People’s Rep of South Yemen (Aden) gains independence from Britain
Nov 30th – Sen Eugene McCarthy begins run for US presidency
Nov 30th – The Pakistan Peoples Party is founded by Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto who becomes its first Chairman later as the Head of state and Head of government after the 1971 Civil War.
Dec 1st – Pacific Northwest Sports awarded AL expansion franchise (Seattle)
Dec 1st – Queen Elizabeth inaugurates 98-inch (249-cm) Isaac Newton telescope
Dec 1st – Seattle awarded one of the 2 AL expansion franchise teams
Dec 1st – Wilt Chamberlain set NBA record of 22 free throws misses
Dec 2nd – 55th CFL Grey Cup: Hamilton Tiger-Cats defeats Saskatchewan, 24-1
Dec 3rd – 1st human heart transplant performed (Dr Christian Barnard, South Africa)

5th – Beatles clothing store “Apple” on 94 Baker Street, London, opens
5th – Benjamin Spock & Allen Ginsberg arrested protesting Vietnam war
6th – USSR performs nuclear test at Sary Shagan USSR
7th – “How Now, Dow Jones” opens at Lunt Fontanne Theater NYC for 220 perfs
7th – Otis Redding records “Sittin’ on the Dock of the Bay
8th – Beatles “Magical Mystery Tour” album is released in UK
8th – NHL California Seals change name to Oakland Seals
9th – Jim Morrison, arrested on stage for disturbing the peace
9th – Lyndon B Johnson’s daughter Lynda marries in White House
9th – Nicolea Ceausescu becomes president (dictator) of Romania
11th – 6.5 earthquake in West India, 170 killed
11th – Beatles’ Apple Music signs its 1st group-Grapefruit
11th – People’s front for the Liberation of Palestine (PFLP) established
11th – SST prototype “Concorde” 1st shown (France)
12th – US launches Pioneer 8 into solar orbit
13th – United Soccer Association & Natl Pro Soccer League merge into NASL
13th – Unsuccessful coup against Greek King Constantine II
13th – San Diego, CA records snow at a zero elevation after temperatures plunge 19 degrees (F) in eight hours.
14th – DNA created in a test tube
15th – Beatles release “Christmas Time is Here Again”
15th – Joe Garagiola joins Today Show panel
15th – Silver Bay bridge (Oh-WV) collapes during afternoon rush hr, 34 die
15th – The Silver Bridge collapses, killing 46 people.
16th – Wilt Chamberlain of NBA Phila 76ers scores 68 points vs Chicago
19th – Prime Minister of Australia Harold Holt is officially presumed dead.
20th – “Graduate,” starring Dustin Hoffman & Anne Bancroft, premieres
20th – 474,300 US soldiers in Vietnam
20th – Ian Anderson & Glenn Cornick form rock group Jethro Tull
23rd – Brussels: NATO-Council accept “Flexible Response”-strategy
24th – China PR performs nuclear test at Lop Nor PRC
24th – Pirate Radio Pegasus starts broadcasting off New Zealand
25th – Paul McCartney & Jane Asher get engaged
26th – BBC broadcasts “Magical Mystery Tour”
26th – Dave Brubeck Quartet formally disbands
28th – Muriel Siebert is 1st women to own a seat on NY Stock Exchange
29th – Star Trek’s “Trouble With Tribbles” 1st airs
29th – Turkish-Cypriot government forms in Cyprus
30th – Beatles’ “Hello Goodbye,” single goes #1 & stays #1 for 3 weeks
30th – Great Western Forum opens in LA
31st – “Henry, Sweet Henry” closes at Palace Theater NYC after 80 perfs
31st – 1st NBA game at Great Western Forum, LA Lakers beat Houston 147-118
31st – Oakland Raiders beat Houston Oilers 40-7 in AFL championship game
31st – Packers beat Cowboys 21-17 in NFL championship game (-13°F)

1968

Jan 1st – ABC radio splits into 4 networks (Info, Entertainment, Contemp & FM)
Jan 1st – Evel Knievel fails in his attempt to jump Caesar’s Palace Fountain
Jan 1st – Netherlands gets color TV
Jan 2nd – “Zizi” closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 49 performances
Jan 2nd – Christian Barnard performs 2nd heart transplant