50 years ago:
City, county and state officials agreed that no attempt should be made to widen Duval Street.
The Key West taxicab ordinance, which is acknowledged to have errors, became law by a unanimous vote of the city commission.
Herbert Ford was appointed station superintendent of the new Flagler Branch Post Office.
The Key West City Commission OK'd a zoning change that allowed Estenoz Motors to build its automobile service operation on the corner of Duval and United streets.