Former President Harry Truman was arriveed for a two-week vacation in the Florida Keys.
The Key West new 17-page taxi ordinance passed on first reading with the only protest from the drivers about meters that would be required.
Key West City Clerk Victor Lowe announced he would retire on March 18 with 20 years of service.
The all-day celebration of Key Colony Beach Day culminated with a gala dinner at the Key Colony House Restaurant.
The Hibiscus Motel, Harry J. and Margarite L. Mitchell owners, was at 1313 Simonton Street.