Shell Point Elementary School librarian Kathleen McTeer, left, and media assistant Jennifer Slade display the book that was  checked out in 1972 and was returned to the school Friday.
Shell Point Elementary School librarian Kathleen McTeer, left, and media assistant Jennifer Slade display the book that was checked out in 1972 and was returned to the school Friday. Jonathan Dyer/The Beaufort Gazette
Shell Point Elementary School librarian Kathleen McTeer, left, and media assistant Jennifer Slade display the book that was checked out in 1972 and was returned to the school Friday. Jonathan Dyer/The Beaufort Gazette

Man returns book to Shell Point Elementary on 39th anniversary of due date

February 28, 2011 06:02 PM