50 YEARS AGO:
The Southern Keys Cemetery had a mortgage foreclosure suit filed in Circuit Court by Florida First National Bank.
The Department of Defense approved construction of 409 military family housing units in Key West.
Bill Kroll, owner of the Conch Train, was the speaker at the Rotary Club and his topic was "Tourism in Key West."
Stacy Rowell Ford announced a 100 used cars sale plus a gift of 2,000 to 50,000 Merchant's Green Stamps.