50 YEARS AGO:
McCrory's store on Duval Street announced that it was installing checkout lines where customers could pay for all their purchases at one time.
Henri Mae Williams was charged with first-degree murder after she fatally knifed her common-law husband in a family spat.
Cmdr. Judson D. Huggins relieved Cmdr. Frank P. Wells as commanding officer of the Naval Ordnance Unit.
E.D. Comstock and his wife, of 802 Southard St., celebrated their golden wedding anniversary with an open house.