50 YEARS AGO IN HISTORY
The United States men’s basketball team beat Yugoslavia 65-50 to win the gold medal at the Mexico City Olympics.
People in the United States were listening to the Beatles’ “Hey Jude.”
According to a report filed with the United States Air Force’s Project Blue Book, an employee at the Minot Air Force Base said a bright orange-red object had been sighted with follow up reports from a B-52 bomber crew of a similar sighting.
“The Case Against Congress” by Drew Pearson and Jack Anderson was a best seller
And on Shelter Island . . .
BEVERLEA WALZ PHOTO| Director of Programs Anna Kaplan, Mrs. and Mr. Perlman, Will Anderson and Jessica Hubbard stopped to pose at PMP’s Summer Benefit on July 31.
Itzhak and Toby Perlman and the Perlman Music Program celebrated 15 years at their Island home last Friday with a Summer Benefit that included a beachfront cocktail reception, a concert featuring both the PMP Chorus and the Summer Music Program students, followed by a dinner that showcased ‘local flavor from talented chefs, restaurants and winemakers to celebrate the very best of Shelter Island.’ (more…)
PETER WALDNER CARTOON
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