September 9, 1967 - RFK visits Mechanicville
Updated: Monday, September 9 2013, 05:22 AM EDT
On this day in our history back in 1967, a campaign stop in Mechanicville for new york senator Robert Kennedy.
500 people showed up to see him.
It was among the many pit stops Kennedy visited throughout his tenure as senator, including visits to Schenectady and the old Cluett Peabody garment factory in Troy.