50 years ago
Ferry traffic between Sandy Point in Anne Arundel County and Matapeake increased 37 percent last year. Passenger cars totaled 30,772; trucks and buses, 5,150, and passengers, 65,057. -- The Sun, Jan. 5, 1947.
More than 350 residents held a stormy meeting over a proposed Naval Academy airport at Sandy Point. -- The Sun, Jan. 8, 1947.
The Senate Rules Committee announced it will supervise a recount of the recent Maryland Senatorial election in Anne Arundel County, investigating alleged voting irregularities in an election decided by less than 2,500 votes. -- The Sun, Jan. 10, 1947.
A novel idea has been proposed for solving cross-bay transportation between Anne Arundel and the Eastern Shore. Instead of one bridge, it has been proposed that two parallel bridges be built. -- The Sun, Jan. 14, 1947.
Pub Date: 2/16/97