50 YEARS AGO IN HISTORY
Beatle John Lennon sold his psychedelic painted Rolls-Royce.
Tennis greats Rod Laver and Billie Jean King prevailed in the Wimbledon Tennis finals with Mr. Laver beating Tony Roche and Ms. King winning over Judy Tegart.
The Philadelphia 76ers traded Wilt Chamberlain to the LA Lakers.
Susan Wojcicki, CEO of YouTube, was born in Los Angeles.
And on Shelter Island . . .
JULIE LANE PHOTO Animal Control Officer Beau Payne (second from right) told committee member Marc Wein (left) he wouldn’t release original emails he received containing comments on the proposed Deer & Tick survey without a Freedom of Information request. Also pictured are committee member Dr. James Bevilacqua and committee secretary Amanda Gutiw.
There will be some quick steps this week to try to rescue a survey of public opinion on how the Deer & Tick Committee members should be proceeding with efforts to tackle tick-borne diseases. (more…)