1965The inventor John Hays Hammond Jr. died.People and Communities, Notable People

Gloucester Daily Times. “John Hays Hammond, inventor, dies at 77.” February 12, 1965. https://sawyer.advantage-preservation.com/
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A unique individual, Hammond was internationally known for his pioneering inventions. He built a castle on Hesperus Avenue, which contains a world-class organ. He died on February 12, 1965, at the age of 76 and was interred in a mausoleum on the grounds of the castle.

Gloucester Daily Times. "John Hays Hammond, inventor, dies at 77." February 12, 1965. https://sawyer.advantage-preservation.com/
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