A widely-forgotten time capsule burried 42 years ago was dug up the other week by the Wellington Historical Society. The capsule was burried at the north intersection of Wellington Trace and Forest Hill Boulevard just outside of the Country Plaza's main entrance.
A plaque near the capsule listed the date it was buried, instructions to open it “on or about the 19th day of February, 2076” and the names of the men who buried it, Alan S. Black and Herbert P. Benn, the “founders” of Country Plaza.
But many at the plaza say they had no idea it was there, and the sudden spark in curiosity resulted in digging up the capsule early. What was inside is a reminder of the times in the 70s.
Inside the capsule was a Playboy magazine and other…