Strange, isn't it? Bill Guy served as governor of North Dakota from 1961 to 1973. But when you read others' recollections of that service, you might find yourself forgetting that the era was one of the most divisive in the 20th century.
One of North Dakota’s most popular governors had no doubt he was the target of a 1967 assassination plot in Vietnam. The near-death experience happened on a trip former Gov. Bill Guy initially didn’t want to go on in the first place.
Fifty years after Bill Guy was first elected governor, North Dakotans are still reaping the benefits of what he accomplished in office, filmmaker and historian Clay Jenkinson said. Jenkinson will premiere his new documentary, “The Charisma of Competence: The Achievement of William L. Guy,” on Tuesday at the Fargo Theatre.
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