50 YEARS AGO:
The Navy was holding examinations for an electronics mechanic with beginning pay of $2.97 an hour.
The Navy made application to the Army Corps of Engineers to run a fuel pipeline from the Trumbo Annex to Boca Chica.
The Key West Underwriters Association presented Al Oakley with a trophy of appreciation for his years of service.
Capt. Charles Becker relieved Capt. Frank E. Crane Jr. as supply officer for the Key West Naval Station.