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Nostalgia - 1962

Top Ten Songs

Big Girls Don't Cry
Duke of Earl
Good Luck Charm
I Can't Stop Loving You
I Left My Heart in San Francisco
Loco-Motion
Monster Mash
Peppermint Twist
Roses Are Red
The Wah-Wahtusi
Winners

Best Movie - Lawrence of Arabia
Best Actor - Gregory Peck
Best Actress - Anne Bancroft
World Series Champs - NY Yankees
Heavyweight Champ - Sonny Liston
Derby Winner - Decidedly
Miss America - Maria Fletcher
Golf US Open Champ - Jack Nicklaus
NFL Champs - Green Bay Packers
AFL Champs - Dallas Texans
Prices

Flour/5 lbs
Eggs/dozen
Bacon
Milk/half gal.
Pair of pants
Pair of boots
Baseball
1 ct diamond
Lady's bicycle
Shotgun
$.57
.54
.70
.52
10.70
14.97
1.57
768.00
64.95
117.95

Cartoons of the 1960s

Leaders

President - John F. Kennedy
Vice Pres. - Lyndon B. Johnson

Top Albums

Breakfast at Tiffany's - Henry Mancini
Holiday Sing Along with Mitch - Mitch Miller
Modern Sounds in Country and Western Music - Ray Charles
Peter Paul and Mary - Peter, Paul and Mary
West Side Story - Sound Track

Miscellaneous

The Incredible Hulk is a new show
New Words; Status Report, Splashdown, corner-back (football)
Diet Right, Polaroid color film, and "Tab" are new products
My Fair Lady closes after 2,717 Broadway performances
Bart Star leads NFL in passing
The "Breakfast At Tiffany's" look is in fashion
Jack Nicalus beats Arnold Palmer to win his first major tournament
Wilt Chamberland scores 100 points against New York
Sandy Koufax strikes out 18 hitters in regulation nine-inning game
First Braille typewriter is introduced
Names in music; Stan Getz, Miles Davis, Cannonball Adderley, Count Basie
Hit songs; Fly Me To The Moon, Shout, Days of Wine And Roses
Douglas Edwards, CBS evening news, is replaced by Walter Cronkite
The "Red Skeleton" show is popular along with "The Beverly Hillbillies"
Bette Davis and Joan Crawford star in "What Ever Happened To Baby Jane?"
"Heeeeeeere's Johnny" starts every Johnny Carson show
Ernie Kovacs dies