50 years ago:
A Miami attorney filed notice of a Florida Supreme Court appeal in the case of the four Cuban fishing boats captain found guilty in Criminal Court in February for fishing in Florida waters.
George S. Cambridge was elected as St. Peter's Church delegate to annual convention of Episcopal Dioceses of South Florida at Daytona Beach.
Fishermen were reporting seeing the tails of sailfish as they make their annual westerly migration.
The USCG Ariadne was leaving Key West for a final time to replaced by a new cutter. The work load of all the Cuban refugees arriving required the services a modern ship.
Key West received $21,688 for its share of the cigarette tax collected by the state during February.