S: 60 Years of Memories 1952-2012
BC: "Happy Birthday to my older brother from your younger sister..."
FC: Bruce Robert French | 60 years of memories
1: July 22, 1952 | Bronx, NY | 1952 Dwight D. Eisenhower was elected 34th President of the US The contraceptive Pill and Polio was developed The Hydrogen Bomb wad detonated for the 1st time. The New York Yankees won The World Series against the Brooklyn Dodgers The Dallas Texan Football Team -Taken over by National Football League | TV Lone Ranger Howdy Doody Amos & Andy Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet The Burns & Allen Show Perry Como Show Dinah Shore Art Linkletter's House Party
2: 1954-1959 | 1954-TV Dinners were introduced & Vol 1 issue of Sports Illustrated is published 1957 - Humphrey Bogart dies 1958-BOAC First transatlantic jet passenger service: NY - London 1959- Lou Costello dies | 1959- Alaska & Hawaii become the 49th & 50th States | Gal. Milk ~.82 loaf Bread~.14 Dozen Eggs ~ .65 Postage Stamp.03 Gal. Gas ~ .20 New Car ~$1,750. New Home ~$14,500
3: TV Shows I love Lucy ~Dragnet ~ Lassie The Jackie Gleason Show Gunsmoke ~ The Honeymooners Phil Silvers Show~ Bonanza Leave it to Beaver
5: 1960's 1961~John F. Kennedy became the 35th President | TV My Three Sons 1960- 1972 Flintstones Cartoon Candid Camera The Andy Griffith Show Get Smart 1965-1970 Gomer Pyle U.S.M.C. 1964-1969 Green Acres 1965-1971 Hogan Heroes
6: 1960's John F Kennedy was assassinated on Nov. 22, 1963 | A decade of dominated by War-Vietnam | Super Bowl is born: Green Bay Packers win under Vince Lombardi 1965- Mini Skirts were the fashion in London
7: Music: "Twist" #1 Movie: Sound of Music 1965 1966 - Lyndon B. Johnson became 36th President of the USA.
8: TV Perry Mason The Monkees Ironside The Saint Flipper Mr. Ed Gilligan's Island The Brady Bunch I Dream of Jeanie Dick Van Dyke Show Star Trek Mission Impossible 1969- Sesame Street appears on TV | 1960's
9: July 1969 Moon Landing:."One small step for man, one giant leap for mankind" | Masuk High School Monroe, CT 06468 Opened 1958 Grades 9 -12 Mascot Panther Rival Newtown High School | Ford Mustang 2 door hardtop $2,368 | 1961- McDonald's is started by Ray Kroc Coca Cola introduces Sprite 1963 -NH conducts the first state lottery Vaccine against Measles was developed
10: 1971-Wald Disney World opens in Orlando FL. 1971- The Beatles go their separate ways. 1976- Microsoft becomes a registered trademark | Movies Love Story Godfather Exorcist Fiddler on the Roof Dirty Harry Jaws
11: 1970's Richard M. Nixon is President 1977 - Jimmy Carter becomes President | 1972- The Watergate crisis begins 1974- Vice President Spiro Agnew resigns & Gerald R. Ford is appointed Aug. 9 1974 President Richard Nixon resigns the office of Presidency. | TV Shows: Adam 12 All in the Family The Bob Newhart Show Charlie's Angels Happy Days Laverne & Shirley The Love Boat Marcus Welby MD Mary Tyler Moore Show MASH The Odd Couple Welcome Back Kotter The Partridge Family The Mod Squad Mannix Hawaii 5-0 The Flip Wilson Show Medical Center | 1973-The Harlem Globetrotters Make their debut
12: 1980's 1981-Ronald Reagan became the 40th President of the United States | 1981 -Prince Charles & Dianne Wed 1981- Jackie Gleason, Fred Astaire, Liberace died 1989- Lucille Ball
13: 1981- 7 Week Baseball Strike -Longest in history causes a 'split" season 1985-Pete Rose breaks Ty Cobb's record for most major hist in MLB history. 1989- George H. Bush Becomes 41st President 1989- Earthquake hits San Fransisco Bay Area before the World Series
14: TV hits Crosby Show Golden Girls Cheers Roseanne 60 Minutes Married w/Children | 1 9 8 0
15: 1990's 1993-Bill Clinton becomes president | Jay Leno succeeds Johnny Carson Died: 1995- Howard Cosell & Mickey Mantle 1996 - George Burns
17: 2000 | Nanny! | 100th
18: In Memory | Mom January 1929 - March 2001 | Nanny May 1900 - October 2002
19: The Millennium 2000 -2012
20: Sept 11, 2001- "Terrorist Attack" on America- Two planes crash into the Twin Towers in Manhattan | April 8, 2001 - Tiger Woods becomes the first golfer to hold all four major golf titles simultaneously by winning the Master's tournament in Augusta, GA
21: Aug 29, 2005- Hurricane Katrina strikes the Gulf Coast, inundating the city of New Orleans with water.
25: To be continued...