50 YEARS AGO:
Festering discontent among the students at Marathon High School was blamed for a bomb hoax that delayed classes for about an hour. The major source of the dissension was a change in lunch period schedules.
Mrs. Betty Fernndez, who was acquitted in the murder of her husband, was being terrorized by anonymous phone calls.
Glenn S. West was awarded a check by Commander John Huggins, Commanding Officer Naval Ordnance Unit, for a beneficial suggestion he submitted.
Glynn R. Archer Jr., assistant principal Key West High School, was given the Distinguished Service Award by the Junior Chamber of Commerce.