Dan McCarty died less than a year after taking office in the early 1950s. Historian Robert Taylor has written about McCarty and discusses his life here.
Jackie Carmine was a member of the Women's Air Force Service Pilots.
Rupert Metzroth, now of Martin County, was confined at Camp Blanding near Starke.
Decades before the casino, cattle herds from the Apaches in the Southwest were shipped to Brighton.
Bill Scott of Stuart was a porkchopper, the name given to legislators from rural areas, in the early 1960s.