Photos: Mastic Beach history
Paul Schulte's 5 Corners Market in 1929, the first business on "New Town" in west Mastic Beach.
Ken Spooner has chronicled the history of Mastic Beach on his Web site, spoonercentral.com
The Storm King built in 1931 originally docked in Mastic Beach. It was on this boat that Dodi Knapp had the famous fist fight with Ernest Hemingway in Bimini that is still sung about on the island.
Tony Bennett singing at the Manor House in Shirley in the 1950s.