‘This Week on the Island’ is written by Doug Bennett and is an update
to friends about happenings in Key West last week. Everything is true except
for those parts that are lies.
Same as last week. Lots of sunshine,
blue skies and white clouds. Temperature in the high 70’s and low 80’s. People
everywhere. I guess they are tired of the cold.
this week was ‘One Strange Date’ by Laurence Shames. This is his 11th
book I’ve read.
about some pictures of old Key West?
Zack when it was surrounded by water.
1886 Key West burned to the ground.
7 Mile Bridge
Roosevelt. The area on the right was filled and now have Sears and Kmart
Oldest Bar, before Captain Tony’s.
Owens, B.O.’s Fish Wagon on Duval
Fisherman’s Café on Caroline Street
when it was on Duval
before the Bull and Whistle
Will T’s it was the Charcoal Restaurant, before that they used the building to
Delmonico’s Restaurant on the corner of Green and Duval. Now Sloppy Joe’s.
you this week with a picture from The Key West Citizen of the eclipse of the
moon Friday night. It wasn’t much of an eclipse here.
you have got to love it
'Close to Perfect, far from Normal’
24.5591N, Long 81.8016W