50 YEARS AGO:
Nine Stock Island residents announced their candidacy for the seats on the city commission if the voters approve the incorporation.
The criminal court judge said he would appoint legal counsel to defend former city commissioner Terry Lee Garcia, who was arrested for the armored car hold up.
Seventy Cubans found their way to Key West and political freedom.
Key West Police reported that 30 panes of glass were kicked out of the women's section of the jail by a woman arrested for being drunk and disorderly.