50 YEARS AGO:
Leonard B. McElveen of the Navy Printing Service Branch Office retired after 36 years of federal government service.
In Monroe County, as of the early part of the year, there were an estimated 2,847 men and women over the age of 65.
The owner of the Ocean View Motel completed alterations to the popular night spot, The Wreckers Lounge.
F.G. Walker, R.G. Buckner and S.G. Buckner formed World-Wide Treasure Research, located in Marathon.