Mr. and Mrs. John E. Lester of Tonawanda celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary. Plans are being made for a future event. Mr. Lester and Claudette Charlier were married July 7, 1962, in St. James Catholic Church, Buffalo. He is a retired Buffalo firefighter and retired lithographer; she is a retired auto insurance adjustor and retired beautician. They have two children.
- Cynthia Brown, activist headed Human Rights Watch group
- Ex-Argentine dictator Jorge Rafael Videla dies at 87
- Mary Ardelle Pitkin, 96, longtime French teacher
Activist Cynthia Brown, who played pivotal role at Human Rights Watch for years, dies in NYC