Wednesday, August 13, 2014

50 years ago:

Hundreds of Key Westers and visitors from across the nation filled the First Congregational Church for the funeral of former state Representative Berine C Papy.

Pvt. James S. Roseilus was assigned to the Army Training Center at Fort Dix, N.J. He was a graduate of Key West High School.

Two women were arrested for the purchase of $163.56 worth of gasoline and tires using a canceled credit card

The Key West Utility Board gave their engineers, R.W. Beck and Associates, a vote of confidence.

Sheriff-elect Reace Thompson was inducted into the Key West Lions Club by Allen Hampton.