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05/09/17 8:00am

Old, open book with a damaged cover.

50 YEARS AGO IN HISTORY

The 1 millionth telephone was installed in the United States.

The Jimi Hendrix Experience released its debut album, “Are You Experienced?”

The Greek military government accused Andreas Papandreou of treason and imprisoned him. He would later be released  become Greek prime minister between 1981 and 1989.

Rap Brown replaced Stokely Carmichael as the chairman of the Student Nonviolent Coordinating Committee.

The Supreme Court ruled that juveniles accused of crimes were entitled to the same legal rights as adults.

And on Shelter Island . . .

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12/20/15 8:00am
REPORTER FILE PHOTO Vision Air aerial photo designed to survey the number of deer on Shelter Island back in 2005. Back then, it was said that five deer were captured in this thermal image.

REPORTER FILE PHOTO | Vision Air aerial photo designed to survey the number of deer on Shelter Island back in 2005. Back then, it was said that five deer were captured in this thermal image.

50 YEARS AGO IN HISTORY

Dr. Timothy Leary, Harvard psychologist and LSD advocate, was advising people to “Turn on, tune in, drop out.” (more…)