08/02/19 10:00am

ELEANOR P. LABROZZI PHOTOS
Nearly 200 guests enjoyed the sunset ferry cruise during the The Joseph J. Theinert Memorial Fund Annual Benefit on July 25.

The Joseph J. Theinert Memorial Fund Annual Benefit raised over $15,000 on Thursday, July 25, at the South Ferry East Landing. Over 200 people attended the lawn party and southern boil, while 197 stayed for the ferry cruise.

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07/31/17 10:00am

Old, open book with a damaged cover.

50 YEARS AGO IN HISTORY

President Lyndon Johnson ordered another 45,000 United States troops to Vietnam while China agreed to give North Vietnam an undisclosed amount of aid.

Pink Floyd released its debut album in the United Kingdom. “The Piper at the Gates of Dawn.”

Bobby Gentry released her only hit, “Ode to Billy Joe.”

Americans were listening to “Light My Fire” by The Doors.

“Bonnie and Clyde,” starring Warren Beatty and Faye Dunaway, was pulling in movie audiences in the United States.

And on Shelter Island . . .

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