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11/28/17 2:00pm

Old, open book with a damaged cover.

50 YEARS AGO IN HISTORY

Former Secretary of Defense Robert McNamara was elected president of the World Bank.

Julie Nixon and David Eisenhower announced their engagement.

Senator Eugene McCarthy of Minnesota announced his run for the presidency on an anti-Vietnam war platform.

Yemen became independent from the United Kingdom.

The Beatles released their “Magical Mystery Tour.”

And on Shelter Island . . .

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01/12/15 12:00pm
REPORTER FILE PHOTO Today’s leader of the East End Supervisors and Mayors Association is Shelter Island Supervisor Jim Dougherty.

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Today’s leader of the East End Supervisors and Mayors Association is Shelter Island Supervisor Jim Dougherty.

50 YEARS AGO IN HISTORY

The White House issued a statement at this time in 1965 pledging a budget that would hold the line at $99.5 billion. (more…)