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"Borscht Belt" resorts

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"Dick and Jane" readers

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the life before the "Have a nice day" smiley face
"Made in Japan"

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"Magic Fingers" vibrating motel beds

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life before "One nation, under God"

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life before "Paper or plastic"

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"Professor" Irwin Corey

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"Silver Certificate" dollar bills

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life before "Tastes like chicken"

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"Thing" Bank

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"Wanted By FBI" posters

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"Woody" station wagons

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$100,000 bar $100,000 bar

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$3,000 or less for a family car $3,000 or less for a family car

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$6 rooms at Motel 6 $6 rooms at Motel 6

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The $64,000 Question The $64,000 Question

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$8 for a Broadway orchestra seat $8 for a Broadway orchestra seat

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"I Have a Dream" speech "I Have a Dream" speech
the "I Love NY" logo life before the "I Love NY" logo
'Automatic' calculators 'Automatic' calculators

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The 'hungry i' night club The 'hungry i' night club
'Officer' Joe Bolton 'Officer' Joe Bolton

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(How Much Is) That Doggie in the Window? (How Much Is) That Doggie in the Window?
10-cent comic books 10-cent comic books

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12 Angry Men (1957) 12 Angry Men (1957)
12 O'Clock High 12 O'Clock High
15-cent McDonalds burgers 15-cent McDonalds burgers

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1950 Packard Eight 1950 Packard Eight

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1951 Buick Super 1951 Buick Super

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1951 Crosley Super Sport 1951 Crosley Super Sport

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1951 Hudson Hornet 1951 Hudson Hornet

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1951 Kaiser-Frazer Henry J 1951 Kaiser-Frazer Henry J
1951 Studebaker Commander 1951 Studebaker Commander

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1952 Allstate 1952 Allstate

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1953 Studebaker Commander 1953 Studebaker Commander

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1954 Chevrolet Corvette 1954 Chevrolet Corvette

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1954 Kaiser Darrin 1954 Kaiser Darrin

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1954 Muntz 1954 Muntz

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1955 Arnolt-MG 1955 Arnolt-MG
1955 Chevrolet Nomad 1955 Chevrolet Nomad

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1955 Lincoln Futura concept car 1955 Lincoln Futura concept car

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1955 Mercury Montclair 1955 Mercury Montclair

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1955 Willys Jeep 1955 Willys Jeep

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1956 Lincoln Continental Mark II 1956 Lincoln Continental Mark II

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1957 Baltimore Orioles (AL) 1957 Baltimore Orioles (AL)
1957 Boston Red Sox (AL) 1957 Boston Red Sox (AL)

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1957 Brooklyn Dodgers (NL) 1957 Brooklyn Dodgers (NL)
1957 Buick Roadmaster 1957 Buick Roadmaster

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1957 Cadillac Eldorado 1957 Cadillac Eldorado
1957 Chevrolet Bel Air 1957 Chevrolet Bel Air

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1957 Chicago Cubs (NL) 1957 Chicago Cubs (NL)
1957 Chicago White Sox (AL) 1957 Chicago White Sox (AL)
1957 Cincinnati Redlegs (NL) 1957 Cincinnati Redlegs (NL)

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1957 Cleveland Indians (AL) 1957 Cleveland Indians (AL)
1957 Detroit Tigers (AL) 1957 Detroit Tigers (AL)

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1957 Dual-Ghia D-500 1957 Dual-Ghia D-500

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1957 Ford Sunliner convertible 1957 Ford Sunliner convertible

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1957 Ford Thunderbird 1957 Ford Thunderbird

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1957 Kansas City Athletics (AL) 1957 Kansas City Athletics (AL)
1957 Major League Baseball 1957 Major League Baseball
1957 Milwaukee Braves (NL) 1957 Milwaukee Braves (NL)
1957 New York Giants (NL) 1957 New York Giants (NL)
1957 New York Yankees (AL) 1957 New York Yankees (AL)

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1957 Philadelphia Phillies (NL) 1957 Philadelphia Phillies (NL)
1957 Pittsburgh Pirates (NL) 1957 Pittsburgh Pirates (NL)

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1957 St. Louis Cardinals (NL) 1957 St. Louis Cardinals (NL)
1957 Washington Senators (AL) 1957 Washington Senators (AL)

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1958 Arnolt Bristol GT 1958 Arnolt Bristol GT
1958 De Soto 1958 De Soto

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1958 Edsel Citation 1958 Edsel Citation

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1958 Ford Skyliner convertible 1958 Ford Skyliner convertible
1958 Packard 1958 Packard

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1959 Chevrolet Impala 1959 Chevrolet Impala

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1959 Ford Galaxie Fairlane 500 1959 Ford Galaxie Fairlane 500
1959 Nu-Klea Starlite 1959 Nu-Klea Starlite

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1960 Chevrolet Corvair 1960 Chevrolet Corvair

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1960 Chevrolet Corvette 1960 Chevrolet Corvette

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1960 Ford Falcon 1960 Ford Falcon

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1960 Ford Frontenac 1960 Ford Frontenac
1960 Henney Kilowatt 1960 Henney Kilowatt

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1960 Lincoln Continental 1960 Lincoln Continental

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1960 Plymouth Fury 1960 Plymouth Fury

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1960 Plymouth Valiant 1960 Plymouth Valiant

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1960 Porsche 1600 Super 1960 Porsche 1600 Super
1960 Rambler American 1960 Rambler American

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1961 Lincoln Continental 1961 Lincoln Continental

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1961 Toyota Toyopet Crown 1961 Toyota Toyopet Crown

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1962 Apollo GT 1962 Apollo GT
1962 Triumph Spitfire 1962 Triumph Spitfire
1963 Chevrolet Corvair Monza 1963 Chevrolet Corvair Monza

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1963 Ford Thunderbird 1963 Ford Thunderbird

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1963 Studebaker Avanti 1963 Studebaker Avanti

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1964 Chevrolet Impala SS 1964 Chevrolet Impala SS

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1964 Ford Fairlane 500 Ranch Wagon 1964 Ford Fairlane 500 Ranch Wagon

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1964 Plymouth Valiant 1964 Plymouth Valiant

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1965 Ford Mustang 1965 Ford Mustang
1965 Pontiac GTO 1965 Pontiac GTO

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1965 Toyota Corona 1965 Toyota Corona

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1966 Oldsmobile Toronado 1966 Oldsmobile Toronado

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1966 Volvo 122S 1966 Volvo 122S

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1970 Ford Torino 1970 Ford Torino

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1¢ gumball machines 1¢ gumball machines

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2-letter state abbreviations life before 2-letter state abbreviations

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2-prong ungrounded AC outlets 2-prong ungrounded AC outlets

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20 Mule Team Borax 20 Mule Team Borax

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2001: A Space Odyssey 2001: A Space Odyssey

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2001: A Space Odyssey (1968) 2001: A Space Odyssey (1968)

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21 Beacon Street 21 Beacon Street
25¢ was a decent weekly allowance 25¢ was a decent weekly allowance

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The 3 Worlds Of Gulliver (1960) The 3 Worlds Of Gulliver (1960)

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

3-cent First Class postage stamps 3-cent First Class postage stamps

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3-speed English racers 3-speed English racers

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33-1/3 rpm LP record albums 33-1/3 rpm LP record albums

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3:10 to Yuma (1957) 3:10 to Yuma (1957)
3M Thermo-Fax copying machines 3M Thermo-Fax copying machines

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The 4-minute mile The 4-minute mile
45-rpm records 45-rpm records

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The 48-star U.S. flag The 48-star U.S. flag

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The 5,000 Fingers Of Dr. T. (1953) The 5,000 Fingers Of Dr. T. (1953)

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5-cent Cokes 5-cent Cokes

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5-cent packs of baseball cards 5-cent packs of baseball cards

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7-Up for babies 7-Up for babies

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77 Sunset Strip 77 Sunset Strip

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78-rpm records 78-rpm records

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8-track tape cartridges 8-track tape cartridges

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8mm home movie cameras & projectors 8mm home movie cameras & projectors

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9-1-1 emergency telephone service life before 9-1-1 emergency telephone service
The <i>Andrea Doria</i> disaster The Andrea Doria disaster
<i>Cue</i> magazine (New York) Cue magazine (New York)
The <i>Pueblo</i> incident The Pueblo incident

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<i>The Beatles</i> animated TV series The Beatles animated TV series

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A Boy Named Sue A Boy Named Sue
A Charlie Brown Christmas A Charlie Brown Christmas

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A Clockwork Orange (1971) A Clockwork Orange (1971)
A Fall of Moondust A Fall of Moondust
A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1966) A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum (1966)
A Hard Day's Night (1964) A Hard Day's Night (1964)

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A Hoover for Christmas A Hoover for Christmas
A new dance every time you turned around A new dance every time you turned around
A Raisin in the Sun A Raisin in the Sun

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A Separate Peace A Separate Peace
A Shot in the Dark (1964) A Shot in the Dark (1964)
A Spaniard in the Works A Spaniard in the Works
A Star Is Born (1954) A Star Is Born (1954)
A Summer Place (1959) A Summer Place (1959)
A View From The Bridge A View From The Bridge
A&P A&P

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Abba-Zaba Abba-Zaba

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The Abbott and Costello Show The Abbott and Costello Show

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Abraham & Straus Abraham & Straus
The Absent-Minded Professor (1961) The Absent-Minded Professor (1961)

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Accent flavor enhancer Accent flavor enhancer

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Adam-12 Adam-12

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The Addams Family The Addams Family

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Addiator Addiator

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Addo calculators Addo calculators
The Adventures of Augie March The Adventures of Augie March
The Adventures of Jim Bowie The Adventures of Jim Bowie

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The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet

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Adventures of Superman Adventures of Superman

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Advise and Consent (1962) Advise and Consent (1962)
The African Queen (1951) The African Queen (1951)

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Afro hairstyle Afro hairstyle

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Ahab the Arab Ahab the Arab
Air conditioning was new and rare Air conditioning was new and rare

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Air-mail letter/envelopes Air-mail letter/envelopes

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Airborne Express Airborne Express
Airport (1970) Airport (1970)

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Airports through the years: Idlewild, JFK, and LaGuardia Airports through the years: Idlewild, JFK, and LaGuardia
Airports through the years: LAX Airports through the years: LAX
Al Hirt Al Hirt

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Alan Arkin Alan Arkin
Alan King Alan King

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Alaska and Hawaii became U.S. states life before Alaska and Hawaii became U.S. states
Alec Guinness Alec Guinness
Alexander's Alexander's
Alfred Hitchcock Presents Alfred Hitchcock Presents

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All About Eve (1950) All About Eve (1950)

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all gas stations had mini-marts life before all gas stations had mini-marts

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Allan Sherman Allan Sherman

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Allegheny Airlines Allegheny Airlines
Allied Radio Allied Radio

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Alpha-Bits cereal Alpha-Bits cereal

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Alphabet soup Alphabet soup

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alphabet-soup company names life before alphabet-soup company names

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Aluminum Christmas trees Aluminum Christmas trees

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Alvin (DSV-2) Alvin (DSV-2)
Alvin and the Chipmunks Alvin and the Chipmunks

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The Alvin Show The Alvin Show

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

AM table radios AM table radios

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AM-only car radios AM-only car radios

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Amateur (ham) radio Amateur (ham) radio

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Amazing Stories Amazing Stories
American Bandstand American Bandstand

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The American Football League The American Football League
American Graffiti (1973) American Graffiti (1973)

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The American Home The American Home
American Motors Corporation American Motors Corporation

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the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) life before the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)
The Ames Brothers The Ames Brothers

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Amos 'n' Andy Amos 'n' Andy
Amphicar Amphicar

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The ancient art of throwing pizza The ancient art of throwing pizza
The Andromeda Strain The Andromeda Strain

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Andy Capp Andy Capp
The Andy Griffth Show The Andy Griffth Show
Andy Williams Andy Williams

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Andy's Gang Andy's Gang

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Angela Lansbury Angela Lansbury

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The Ann Sothern Show The Ann Sothern Show
Ann-Margret Ann-Margret

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Anna Russell Anna Russell

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Anne Bancroft Anne Bancroft
Annie Oakley Annie Oakley
Ant Farm Ant Farm

Contributed by Camden
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Anthony Newley Anthony Newley
Anthony Perkins Anthony Perkins
Anthony Quinn Anthony Quinn
Ants in the Pants Ants in the Pants

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The Apartment (1960) The Apartment (1960)
Apartment building antenna forests Apartment building antenna forests

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Apartment house fire escapes Apartment house fire escapes

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APBA sports simulation games APBA sports simulation games
Apollo 11 Moon landing Apollo 11 Moon landing

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The Apollo space program The Apollo space program

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Appointment with Adventure Appointment with Adventure
Aquaman Aquaman

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area codes and all-digit dialing life before area codes and all-digit dialing

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Argosy Argosy
Argus C3 rangefinder Argus C3 rangefinder
Arnold Stang Arnold Stang

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AromaRama and Smell-O-Vision AromaRama and Smell-O-Vision
Arp 2500 synthesizer Arp 2500 synthesizer
ARPANET ARPANET
Art Blakey Art Blakey

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Art Linkletter's House Party Art Linkletter's House Party

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Art Tatum Art Tatum
Arthur Godfrey Arthur Godfrey

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Asbestos duct insulation Asbestos duct insulation

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The Association The Association

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Astronauts Hair Pomade Astronauts Hair Pomade
AstroTurf life before AstroTurf
Atlantic and Richfield stations Atlantic and Richfield stations

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Atlas Shrugged Atlas Shrugged

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The Atomic Energy Commission The Atomic Energy Commission
Atomic Fireballs Atomic Fireballs

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the audio tape cassette life before the audio tape cassette

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Audio tape splicing blocks Audio tape splicing blocks

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Audrey Hepburn Audrey Hepburn

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Augie Doggie and Doggie Daddy Augie Doggie and Doggie Daddy

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The Austrian Schilling The Austrian Schilling
Auto-Stat copy machines Auto-Stat copy machines
the Automated Teller Machine (ATM) life before the Automated Teller Machine (ATM)

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Ava Gardner Ava Gardner
The Avengers The Avengers
Avocado green and coppertone appliances Avocado green and coppertone appliances

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AYDS appetite suppressant candy AYDS appetite suppressant candy

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B. Altman & Co. B. Altman & Co.
Baby Boomer Headquarters Baby Boomer Headquarters
Baby Doll pajamas Baby Doll pajamas

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Bachelor Father Bachelor Father
Bactine Bactine

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Bagel and lox was ethnic food Bagel and lox was ethnic food

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Bakelite was everywhere Bakelite was everywhere

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Ball Four Ball Four
The Ballad of Davy Crockett The Ballad of Davy Crockett

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Ballantine Ale Ballantine Ale

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Balsa gliders Balsa gliders

Contributed by Tommie
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Bamberger's Bamberger's

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Bambi Meets Godzilla (1969) Bambi Meets Godzilla (1969)

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The Banana Man The Banana Man

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BankAmericard and MasterCharge life before BankAmericard and MasterCharge

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Barbara Stanwyck Barbara Stanwyck

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Barbarella (1968) Barbarella (1968)

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Barber poles Barber poles

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Barbie dolls Barbie dolls

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Barrel of Monkeys Barrel of Monkeys

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Barricini candy and chocolates Barricini candy and chocolates

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Barton's candy and chocolates Barton's candy and chocolates
Baseball cards in the spokes Baseball cards in the spokes

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Bash! Bash!

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BASIC programming language BASIC programming language

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Basutoland Basutoland
Bat Masterson Bat Masterson

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Bathing caps Bathing caps

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Batman Batman

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Batman (1966) Batman (1966)

Contributed by Kids TV Kid
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Battle Cry Battle Cry
Battle Hymn of the Baby Boomers Battle Hymn of the Baby Boomers
The Battle of New Orleans The Battle of New Orleans
Battleship Battleship

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Bay of Pigs invasion Bay of Pigs invasion
Bazooka bubble gum Bazooka bubble gum

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BB guns BB guns

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The Beach Boys The Beach Boys

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Beach Party (1963) Beach Party (1963)

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Beads-o'-Bleach Beads-o'-Bleach
Beanie and Cecil Beanie and Cecil

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Beany-Copters Beany-Copters

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Beat the Clock Beat the Clock

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Beatle Boots Beatle Boots

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Beatle Wigs Beatle Wigs

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The Beatles The Beatles

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Beatniks Beatniks

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Bechuanaland Bechuanaland
Bedknobs and Broomsticks (1971) Bedknobs and Broomsticks (1971)

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

Beds (and master bedrooms) were smaller Beds (and master bedrooms) were smaller

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Bedtime for Bonzo (1951) Bedtime for Bonzo (1951)

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Bee Gees Bee Gees

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Beechnut gum Beechnut gum

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Beehive hairdos Beehive hairdos

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Beep, Beep Beep, Beep

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Beetle Bailey Beetle Bailey

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Before Ronald McDonald Before Ronald McDonald

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Beich's caramels Beich's caramels
Belgian Congo Belgian Congo
The Belgian Franc The Belgian Franc
Bell & Howell Bell & Howell
Bell bottom jeans Bell bottom jeans

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Bell Laboratories educational films Bell Laboratories educational films

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Bell potato chips Bell potato chips
The Bell Telephone System The Bell Telephone System
Bell, Book and Candle Bell, Book and Candle
Bell, Book and Candle (film) (1958) Bell, Book and Candle (film) (1958)
Ben Casey Ben Casey

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Ben Crazy Ben Crazy
Ben-Hur (1959) Ben-Hur (1959)
Bendix G-15 computer Bendix G-15 computer

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Benson & Hedges 100s Benson & Hedges 100s
The Berlin Wall The Berlin Wall

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Bermuda shorts Bermuda shorts

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Bess Myerson Bess Myerson
Best of Times Best of Times
Best Products Best Products
Betsy Wetsy dolls Betsy Wetsy dolls

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Bette Davis Bette Davis
Betty Boop Betty Boop

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Beulah Beulah

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The Beverly Hillbillies The Beverly Hillbillies
Bewitched Bewitched

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Biafra Biafra

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BIC pens BIC pens

Contributed by Camden
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bicycle helmets life before bicycle helmets
Big Shot Big Shot

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The Big Valley The Big Valley

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Bild Lilli Bild Lilli

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Bill Cosby is a Very Funny Fellow ... Right! Bill Cosby is a Very Funny Fellow ... Right!

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Bill Ding balancing clowns Bill Ding balancing clowns

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Bill Evans Bill Evans

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Bill Haley and His Comets Bill Haley and His Comets
Bill Monroe Bill Monroe
Bill's Retro World Bill's Retro World
Billie Holiday Billie Holiday

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Billy Beer Billy Beer
Bing Crosby Bing Crosby
Birch Beer Birch Beer

Contributed by MM
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Birdman of Alcatraz (1962) Birdman of Alcatraz (1962)
The Birds (1963) The Birds (1963)

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the birth-control pill life before the birth-control pill

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Birthday House Birthday House

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

Bit-O-Honey Bit-O-Honey
Black & Decker Black & Decker
Black & white TV's Black & white TV's

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Black Cow caramels Black Cow caramels
Black Cow suckers Black Cow suckers

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

Blackboard Jungle (1955) Blackboard Jungle (1955)

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Blackboards, chalk, and erasers Blackboards, chalk, and erasers

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Blackjack, Clove and Teaberry chewing gum Blackjack, Clove and Teaberry chewing gum

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Blondie Blondie

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Blood, Sweat, and Tears Blood, Sweat, and Tears

Contributed by Camden
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Blow-Up (1966) Blow-Up (1966)

Contributed by Camden
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Blue Angels Blue Angels
blue M&Ms life before blue M&Ms
Blue suede shoes Blue suede shoes

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Bo Diddley Bo Diddley
The Boatniks (1970) The Boatniks (1970)
Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice (1969) Bob & Carol & Ted & Alice (1969)
The Bob Cummings Show (Love That Bob) The Bob Cummings Show (Love That Bob)
Bob Dylan Bob Dylan

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Bob Hope Bob Hope

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Bob Marley Bob Marley
Bob Newhart Bob Newhart

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Bobbsey Twins books Bobbsey Twins books

Contributed by GlenEllyn
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Bobby Fischer Bobby Fischer
Boeing Boeing "slide-rule widow" ad
Boeing 707 jet airliner Boeing 707 jet airliner
Boggle Boggle

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Bohack supermarkets Bohack supermarkets
Bomb/fall-out shelters Bomb/fall-out shelters

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Bon Ton potato chips Bon Ton potato chips

Contributed by superrenee
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Bonanza Bonanza

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Bonnie and Clyde (1967) Bonnie and Clyde (1967)

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Bonomo's Turkish Taffy Bonomo's Turkish Taffy

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Bonwit Teller Bonwit Teller
Boobs A Lot Boobs A Lot
Booby Trap Booby Trap
The Boomer Chronicles The Boomer Chronicles
BoomerNet BoomerNet
Born Free (1966) Born Free (1966)
Bosco chocolate syrup Bosco chocolate syrup

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Bosco chocolate syrup Bosco chocolate syrup

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Boston Baked Beans candy-coated peanuts Boston Baked Beans candy-coated peanuts

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Boston Blackie Boston Blackie
the bottled-water craze life before the bottled-water craze

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Bouffants Bouffants

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Bourbon Street Beat Bourbon Street Beat

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The Bowery Boys The Bowery Boys

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Bowie knives Bowie knives
Bowling was very popular Bowling was very popular

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Bozo the Clown Bozo the Clown

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Bozo the Clown Bozo the Clown
The Brady Bunch The Brady Bunch
Branded Branded
Braniff International Airways Braniff International Airways
Bread boxes Bread boxes

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Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961) Breakfast at Tiffany's (1961)

1 member comment

Brenda Lee Brenda Lee

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Brenda Starr, Reporter Brenda Starr, Reporter

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Breyers ice cream Breyers ice cream
The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957) The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957)
Brigitte Bardot Brigitte Bardot
Britannica Junior Encyclopedia Britannica Junior Encyclopedia

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The British Invasion The British Invasion

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British Overseas Airways Corp. British Overseas Airways Corp.
Broken Arrow Broken Arrow

2 member comments

Bronco Bronco
Brooklyn Dodgers for Gillette razors Brooklyn Dodgers for Gillette razors
The Brooklyn Navy Yard The Brooklyn Navy Yard
Bruce Lee Bruce Lee
Brylcreem Brylcreem

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Brylcreem hair tonic Brylcreem hair tonic

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Buddy Hackett Buddy Hackett

1 member comment

Buddy Holly Buddy Holly

1 member comment

Buddy Rich Buddy Rich

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Buffalo nickels Buffalo nickels
Buick portholes Buick portholes

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Built-in radio-intercom systems Built-in radio-intercom systems

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Buitoni pasta Buitoni pasta
Bullock's Bullock's

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Bulova Accutron Bulova Accutron
Bumper cars Bumper cars

1 member comment

Burger Chef Burger Chef

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Burke's Law Burke's Law
Burl Ives Burl Ives

1 member comment

Burma Burma
Burma Shave signs Burma Shave signs

1 member comment

Burning leaves in your yard was okay Burning leaves in your yard was okay

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Burns & Schreiber Burns & Schreiber

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Burroughs Corporation Burroughs Corporation

1 member comment

Burry's Burry's

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Burst detergent Burst detergent

1 member comment

Burt Bacharach Burt Bacharach

Contributed by Camden
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Burt Lancaster Burt Lancaster
Bus 'stop' cords Bus 'stop' cords

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Buses had rear windows Buses had rear windows

2 member comments

Buster Brown shoes Buster Brown shoes

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The Buster Crabbe Show / Buster's Buddies The Buster Crabbe Show / Buster's Buddies

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969) Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)

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Butch Wax Butch Wax

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Bye Bye Birdie Bye Bye Birdie
Bye Bye Birdie (1963) Bye Bye Birdie (1963)
The Byrds The Byrds
Cadillac convertible = pinnacle of luxury Cadillac convertible = pinnacle of luxury

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The Caine Mutiny (1954) The Caine Mutiny (1954)
Calamity Jane (1953) Calamity Jane (1953)
Calvin and the Colonel Calvin and the Colonel

1 member comment

Camp Runamuck Camp Runamuck
Campaign buttons & slogans Campaign buttons & slogans

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Campfire Girls Campfire Girls

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Canasta Canasta
Candid Camera Candid Camera

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Candy Candy

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Candy Cigarette Bank Candy Cigarette Bank

Contributed by Camden
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Candy cigarettes Candy cigarettes

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Candy dots Candy dots

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Candy Land Candy Land

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Candy lipstick Candy lipstick

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Cannonball Adderley Cannonball Adderley

1 member comment

Cap guns Cap guns

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Capital Airlines Capital Airlines
Captain Allen Swift Presents Popeye's Favorite Sea Shanties Captain Allen Swift Presents Popeye's Favorite Sea Shanties

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

Captain Kangaroo Captain Kangaroo

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Captain Midnight Captain Midnight
Captain Midnight for Ovaltine Captain Midnight for Ovaltine
Captain Nemo and the Underwater City (1969) Captain Nemo and the Underwater City (1969)

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

Captain Noah and His Magical Ark Captain Noah and His Magical Ark
Captain Video and His Video Rangers Captain Video and His Video Rangers
Car 54, Where Are You? Car 54, Where Are You?

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Car hops Car hops

6 member comments

Car Quizzes (50s-60s) Car Quizzes (50s-60s)
Car record players Car record players

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car seat belts life before car seat belts

1 member comment

Carbon copies Carbon copies

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Carburetors Carburetors

4 member comments

Card games Card games

2 member comments

Card sorters Card sorters
Carl Perkins Carl Perkins

1 member comment

Carnaby Street (London) fashions Carnaby Street (London) fashions

1 member comment

Carnal Knowledge (1971) Carnal Knowledge (1971)

1 member comment

Carnation evaporated milk Carnation evaporated milk

1 member comment

Carnation Instant Breakfast Carnation Instant Breakfast

4 member comments

The Carol Burnett Show The Carol Burnett Show

3 member comments

Carole King Carole King

5 member comments

The Carpetbaggers New! The Carpetbaggers
Cars We Drove Cars We Drove
The Cartoon Zoo The Cartoon Zoo

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

Carvel ice cream stores Carvel ice cream stores

2 member comments

Cary Grant Cary Grant
Casey Jones Casey Jones

1 member comment

Casper the Friendly Ghost Casper the Friendly Ghost

1 member comment

Cassius Clay vs. Sonny Liston Cassius Clay vs. Sonny Liston
Castro Convertible sofa-beds Castro Convertible sofa-beds

1 member comment

Cat Ballou (1965) Cat Ballou (1965)

4 member comments

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Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Cat on a Hot Tin Roof Cat on a Hot Tin Roof
Cat's Cradle Cat's Cradle

1 member comment

Catch-22 Catch-22
The Catcher in the Rye The Catcher in the Rye
Cathode ray tubes (CRT) Cathode ray tubes (CRT)
Celeste Holm Celeste Holm
the cell phone life before the cell phone

8 member comments

Century 21 Exposition Century 21 Exposition
Ceylon Ceylon

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Charade (1963) Charade (1963)
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Chariots of the Gods? Chariots of the Gods?

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Charles Bronson Charles Bronson
Charles Chips Charles Chips

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Charles Laughton Charles Laughton
Charles Mingus Charles Mingus

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Charleston Chew Charleston Chew

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Charley and the Angel (1973) Charley and the Angel (1973)

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Charlie Parker Charlie Parker

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Charlton Heston Charlton Heston
Charms Charms

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Chase & Sanborn Chase & Sanborn "spanking" ad

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Cheez-It Cheez-It

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Chemstrand Corporation Chemstrand Corporation
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Cheyenne Cheyenne

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Chick-A-Boom (Don't Ya Jes' Love It) Chick-A-Boom (Don't Ya Jes' Love It)

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Chickenman radio series Chickenman radio series

10 member comments

Chiclets Chiclets

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Chief Pontiac Chief Pontiac
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child-proof caps life before child-proof caps
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11 member comments

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The Chinese finger trap The Chinese finger trap

1 member comment

Chip 'n' Dale Chip 'n' Dale
The Chipmunk Song The Chipmunk Song
Chiquita Banana Chiquita Banana

3 member comments

Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968) Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (1968)

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Chitty-Chitty-Bang-Bang: The Magic Car Chitty-Chitty-Bang-Bang: The Magic Car
Chock Full o' Nuts 'heavenly' coffee Chock Full o' Nuts 'heavenly' coffee

10 member comments

Chocolate Babies Chocolate Babies
The Christmas That Almost Wasn't (1966) The Christmas That Almost Wasn't (1966)

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Chrome and Formica kitchen furniture Chrome and Formica kitchen furniture

5 member comments

Chrome bumpers Chrome bumpers
The Chronicles of Narnia The Chronicles of Narnia
Chubby Checker Chubby Checker

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Chuck Berry Chuck Berry
The Chuck McCann Show The Chuck McCann Show

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Chuckles jelly candy Chuckles jelly candy

7 member comments

Chunky Chunky

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Chutes and Ladders Chutes and Ladders

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Cigar store Indians Cigar store Indians
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Cigarettes for Christmas Cigarettes for Christmas

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Cinerama Cinerama

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Circus Boy Circus Boy

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The Civil Rights movement The Civil Rights movement
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Claude Kirchner Claude Kirchner

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Claude Rains Claude Rains
Clear plastic slipcovers Clear plastic slipcovers

6 member comments

Cleopatra (1963) Cleopatra (1963)

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Cliff Robertson Cliff Robertson

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Clifford the Big Red Dog Clifford the Big Red Dog
Clock radios with Telechron clocks Clock radios with Telechron clocks

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The Clown and the Kids (1967) The Clown and the Kids (1967)

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The Clubhouse Gang The Clubhouse Gang

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2 member comments

Clue Clue

2 member comments

Clutch Cargo Clutch Cargo

7 member comments

CNN and the 24-hour news cycle life before CNN and the 24-hour news cycle
Coca-Cola (1955) Coca-Cola (1955)

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Cocoa Marsh Cocoa Marsh

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Code 3 Code 3
Coffee percolators Coffee percolators

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Coffee was marketed as Coffee was marketed as "the Think Drink"

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Coin-operated kiddie rides Coin-operated kiddie rides
The Cold War The Cold War
Colgate Comedy Hour Colgate Comedy Hour
Colgate dental cream Colgate dental cream

1 member comment

Collapsible flash reflectors Collapsible flash reflectors
Collecting bottle caps Collecting bottle caps
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Collier's Collier's
Collier's Encyclopedia Collier's Encyclopedia
color television life before color television
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9 member comments

Colorforms Colorforms

5 member comments

Colossus: The Forbin Project (1970) Colossus: The Forbin Project (1970)
Colt 45 Colt 45
Combat! Combat!
Comet cleanser Comet cleanser
Commander Cody and His Lost Planet Airmen Commander Cody and His Lost Planet Airmen
the compact audio disc life before the compact audio disc
Comptometers Comptometers
Concentration Concentration

3 member comments

Concentration Concentration
Concentration card game Concentration card game

1 member comment

CONELRAD CONELRAD

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Coney Island's Steeplechase Park Coney Island's Steeplechase Park
Confidential Confidential
Connie Francis Connie Francis

3 member comments

The Conqueror (1956) The Conqueror (1956)
Console TVs Console TVs

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containerized shipping life before containerized shipping
Convoy Convoy
Conway Twitty Conway Twitty
Cook? That's what wives are for Cook? That's what wives are for

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Cool Hand Luke (1967) Cool Hand Luke (1967)

1 member comment

Coonskin caps Coonskin caps

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Cootie Cootie

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cordless power tools life before cordless power tools
Corgi die-cast toys Corgi die-cast toys
Cork pop guns Cork pop guns
CorningWare life before CorningWare

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Counter checks Counter checks
Courageous Cat & Minute Mouse Courageous Cat & Minute Mouse

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The Courtship of Eddie's Father The Courtship of Eddie's Father

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Cover Browser Cover Browser
Cover Browser Cover Browser
Cowboys and Indians Cowboys and Indians
Crack the Whip Crack the Whip
Cracker Jack Cracker Jack

3 member comments

Cracker Jack Cracker Jack

7 member comments

Cray-1 supercomputer Cray-1 supercomputer
Crazy Clock Crazy Clock

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crème brûlée life before crème brûlée
Cream Cream
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Creedence Clearwater Revival Creedence Clearwater Revival

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Creepy Crawlers Creepy Crawlers

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Crest toothpaste ad Crest toothpaste ad
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Crispy Critters cereal Crispy Critters cereal
The Crucible The Crucible
Cruising Cruising

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Crumpet, the tea party doll Crumpet, the tea party doll
Crusader Rabbit Crusader Rabbit

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Crush soda Crush soda

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The Cuban Missile Crisis The Cuban Missile Crisis

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Cycles per second Cycles per second

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Dagmars Dagmars

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Dahomey Dahomey
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Dancing Lucky Strike cigarettes Dancing Lucky Strike cigarettes

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Dancing Old Gold cigarettes Dancing Old Gold cigarettes
Daniel Boone Daniel Boone

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Danny Kaye Danny Kaye
Dark Shadows Dark Shadows

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Datacomp Telex ad Datacomp Telex ad
The Dating Game The Dating Game

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The Dave Brubeck Quartet The Dave Brubeck Quartet

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Davey and Goliath Davey and Goliath

1 member comment

David Brenner David Brenner

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David McCallum David McCallum

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David Niven David Niven
David Steinberg David Steinberg

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The David Susskind Show The David Susskind Show

1 member comment

The Daydreamer (!966) The Daydreamer (!966)

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Dead Skunk Dead Skunk
Debbie Reynolds Debbie Reynolds
Deborah Kerr Deborah Kerr
December Bride December Bride

2 member comments

The Defenders The Defenders
Del Monte ketchup ad Del Monte ketchup ad
Dennis Hopper Dennis Hopper
Dennis the Menace Dennis the Menace
Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare (HEW) Dept. of Health, Education, and Welfare (HEW)
Deputy Dawg Deputy Dawg

2 member comments

Desi Arnaz Desi Arnaz

1 member comment

The Detectives The Detectives

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Diagramming sentences Diagramming sentences

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Dial M for Murder (1954) Dial M for Murder (1954)
The Diary of a Young Girl The Diary of a Young Girl
The Dick Cavett Show The Dick Cavett Show

1 member comment

Dick Tracy Dick Tracy

4 member comments

The Dick Tracy Show The Dick Tracy Show

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The Dick Van Dyke Show The Dick Van Dyke Show

1 member comment

Dictaphones Dictaphones
diet sodas life before diet sodas

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Digi-Comp I mechanical computer Digi-Comp I mechanical computer
Dinah Shore Dinah Shore

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Diners with tableside jukebox controls Diners with tableside jukebox controls

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Ding Dong School Ding Dong School

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Ding dong... Avon calling! Ding dong... Avon calling!

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Dinner With Drac Dinner With Drac

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Dion Dion

1 member comment

Dionne Warwick Dionne Warwick

Contributed by Camden
1 member comment

Dippity-do styling gel Dippity-do styling gel

1 member comment

The Dirty Dozen (1967) The Dirty Dozen (1967)

2 member comments

Dirty Harry (1971) Dirty Harry (1971)
Discovery Discovery

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Disneyland life before Disneyland
Disneyland A-E ticket books Disneyland A-E ticket books
Disneyland flying saucers Disneyland flying saucers

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disposable diapers life before disposable diapers
Ditto copying machines Ditto copying machines

5 member comments

Diver Dan Diver Dan

4 member comments

Dizzy Gillespie Dizzy Gillespie
DNA double-helix structure DNA double-helix structure
Do You Remember These? Do You Remember These?
Doctor Dolittle (1967) Doctor Dolittle (1967)

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

Doctor Who Doctor Who
Doctor Zhivago Doctor Zhivago
Doctor Zhivago (1965) Doctor Zhivago (1965)
Doctors promoting cigarettes Doctors promoting cigarettes
Does Your Chewing Gum Lose Its Flavour Does Your Chewing Gum Lose Its Flavour
Dogfight Dogfight

Contributed by Steve Oelrich
1 member comment

Doggie Diners Doggie Diners
The Dolby noise-reduction system The Dolby noise-reduction system

2 member comments

Domed sports stadiums life before Domed sports stadiums
Dominoes Dominoes

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Don Rickles Don Rickles

2 member comments

Donald O'Connor Donald O'Connor
Donald Pleasence Donald Pleasence
Donald Sutherland Donald Sutherland
Dondi Dondi

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The Donna Reed Show The Donna Reed Show
Donovan Donovan
Donovan's Reef (1963) Donovan's Reef (1963)
The Doors of Perception The Doors of Perception
Doris Day Doris Day

1 member comment

Dormeyer's Dormeyer's "wives/husbands" ad
Dorothy Dandridge Dorothy Dandridge
Dorothy Provine Dorothy Provine
Dots Dots
Double features Double features
Dr. Brown's Cel-Ray Tonic Dr. Brown's Cel-Ray Tonic

4 member comments

Dr. Demento Dr. Demento
Dr. Kildare Dr. Kildare
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. assassinated Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. assassinated
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech
Dr. Pepper recommended doses Dr. Pepper recommended doses

3 member comments

Dr. Strangelove (1964) Dr. Strangelove (1964)

2 member comments

Draft cards & draft card burning Draft cards & draft card burning

1 member comment

Drafting tables Drafting tables

8 member comments

Dragnet (TV) Dragnet (TV)
Drake's cakes Drake's cakes

Contributed by Kids TV Kid
4 member comments

Drive-in movies Drive-in movies

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Drive-in restaurants Drive-in restaurants

2 member comments

Drivers Ed class in high school Drivers Ed class in high school

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Droodles Droodles
Dry cell batteries Dry cell batteries
Duane Eddy Duane Eddy

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Duck-and-cover air-raid drills Duck-and-cover air-raid drills

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Duckpin bowling Duckpin bowling
Ducktail or Duck's Ass (D.A.) Ducktail or Duck's Ass (D.A.)

2 member comments

Duffy's Daredevils Duffy's Daredevils
The DuMont television network The DuMont television network

2 member comments

Duncan Imperial spinning top Duncan Imperial spinning top

1 member comment

Duncan yo-yos Duncan yo-yos

3 member comments

The Dutch Guilder The Dutch Guilder
Dutch Twins chocolate wafers Dutch Twins chocolate wafers

3 member comments

E-Z Pop popcorn E-Z Pop popcorn

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

E. J. Korvette E. J. Korvette

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E.G. Marshall E.G. Marshall

1 member comment

Earth Day Earth Day
Earth shoes Earth shoes
Eartha Kitt Eartha Kitt

2 member comments

East Germany East Germany
East Pakistan East Pakistan
Eastern Air Lines Eastern Air Lines
Eastman 910 adhesive Eastman 910 adhesive
Easy Bake Oven Easy Bake Oven

4 member comments

Easy Rider (1969) Easy Rider (1969)

1 member comment

Eating paste Eating paste

3 member comments

The Ed Sullivan Show The Ed Sullivan Show

6 member comments

Eddie Albert Eddie Albert
Eddie Cantor Eddie Cantor
Eddie Fisher Eddie Fisher
The Eddie Lawrence Show The Eddie Lawrence Show

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

Eddy Arnold Eddy Arnold

1 member comment

Edith Piaf Edith Piaf

1 member comment

Edmond O'Brien Edmond O'Brien
Edward G. Robinson Edward G. Robinson
Eerie movie effects from the Theremin Eerie movie effects from the Theremin
Egg creams Egg creams

Contributed by Kids TV Kid
2 member comments

Eichler homes Eichler homes
elective cosmetic surgery went mainstream life before elective cosmetic surgery went mainstream

1 member comment

The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test

Contributed by Camden

Electro-mechanical train/flight status boards Electro-mechanical train/flight status boards
Electronics Illustrated Electronics Illustrated
Elevator operators Elevator operators

7 member comments

Elizabeth Taylor Elizabeth Taylor
Ella Fitzgerald Ella Fitzgerald
Elm trees Elm trees

2 member comments

Elvis Presley Elvis Presley
email life before email
Emmanuelle Emmanuelle
Emmanuelle (1974) Emmanuelle (1974)

1 member comment

emoticons life before emoticons

1 member comment

Emporium Emporium
Encyclopedia Americana Encyclopedia Americana
the Endangered Species Act life before the Endangered Species Act
The Endless Summer (1966) The Endless Summer (1966)
Ensign Pulver (1964) Ensign Pulver (1964)

Contributed by Kids TV Kid
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the Environmental Protection Agency life before the Environmental Protection Agency
Erector Sets Erector Sets

4 member comments

Eric Clapton Eric Clapton

1 member comment

Erie Lackawanna Railroad Erie Lackawanna Railroad

2 member comments

Ernest Borgnine Ernest Borgnine
Ernie Kovacs Ernie Kovacs

8 member comments

ESPN life before ESPN
The Essex The Essex

Contributed by Bob K
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Esso service stations Esso service stations

1 member comment

Estelle Parsons Estelle Parsons
Estes model rocket kits Estes model rocket kits

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Etch-A-Sketch Etch-A-Sketch

4 member comments

Ethel and Albert Ethel and Albert
Ethel Merman Ethel Merman

2 member comments

Ethel Merman for Vel dish liquid Ethel Merman for Vel dish liquid
European Economic Community European Economic Community
Everyone picked up hitchhikers Everyone picked up hitchhikers

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Exodus Exodus
Expo 67, Montreal Expo 67, Montreal
Extended-Play (EP) records Extended-Play (EP) records

1 member comment

Extinction timeline 1950-2050 Extinction timeline 1950-2050
F Troop F Troop

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F. W. Woolworth & Co. F. W. Woolworth & Co.

8 member comments

The F.B.I. The F.B.I.
Fabian Fabian

1 member comment

The Fabulous 70's The Fabulous 70's

Contributed by torinoman
3 member comments

The Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers The Fabulous Furry Freak Brothers
factory air-conditioning in cars life before factory air-conditioning in cars

2 member comments

Facts 'N' Fun! Facts 'N' Fun!

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Fahrenheit 451 Fahrenheit 451
Fail-Safe (1964) Fail-Safe (1964)

2 member comments

Fallout shelters Fallout shelters

1 member comment

Falstaff, Rheingold, and Knickerbocker beers Falstaff, Rheingold, and Knickerbocker beers

9 member comments

Family Affair Family Affair
Fan-fold computer printouts Fan-fold computer printouts

3 member comments

Fanny Hill Fanny Hill

1 member comment

Fantastic Fantastic
Fantastic Voyage (1966) Fantastic Voyage (1966)

3 member comments

Farmer Al Falfa and his Terrytoon Pals Farmer Al Falfa and his Terrytoon Pals

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Farrell's ice cream parlors Farrell's ice cream parlors

4 member comments

Fascination Fascination

1 member comment

Father Knows Best Father Knows Best

4 member comments

Fats Domino Fats Domino
the Fax machine life before the Fax machine

1 member comment

Faye Dunaway Faye Dunaway
FCC Fairness Doctrine FCC Fairness Doctrine
Federal Civil Defense Administration Federal Civil Defense Administration
Felix & The Wizard / Hall In Fun Felix & The Wizard / Hall In Fun

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

Felix the Cat Felix the Cat

7 member comments

Fels Naptha soap Fels Naptha soap

3 member comments

Fels Naptha soap granules Fels Naptha soap granules

Contributed by GlenEllyn

The Feminine Mystique The Feminine Mystique
Fender skirts Fender skirts
Fender Stratocaster Fender Stratocaster
Fifties Web Fifties Web
Filmstrips Filmstrips

2 member comments

Finian's Rainbow (1968) Finian's Rainbow (1968)

2 member comments

The Finnish Markka The Finnish Markka
Fireball XL5 Fireball XL5
The Firesign Theatre The Firesign Theatre

6 member comments

First all-electronic desktop calculator First all-electronic desktop calculator

1 member comment

First geosynchronous communications satellite First geosynchronous communications satellite

1 member comment

First home video tape recorder First home video tape recorder

6 member comments

First human spaceflight First human spaceflight

2 member comments

First Lady Jackie Kennedy's<br />televised White House tour First Lady Jackie Kennedy's
televised White House tour
First pocket-sized transistor radio First pocket-sized transistor radio

10 member comments

First successful climb of Mt. Everest First successful climb of Mt. Everest
First successful heart transplant First successful heart transplant
First successful kidney transplant First successful kidney transplant
First successful liver transplant First successful liver transplant
First successful minicomputer First successful minicomputer
First televised U.S. Presidential debates First televised U.S. Presidential debates

2 member comments

First working Laser First working Laser
Five Easy Pieces (1970) Five Easy Pieces (1970)

1 member comment

Fizzies Fizzies

6 member comments

Flash bulbs Flash bulbs

3 member comments

Flashbak Flashbak
Flashcubes and Magicubes Flashcubes and Magicubes

5 member comments

Flat-top haircuts Flat-top haircuts

1 member comment

Flav-r Straws Flav-r Straws

4 member comments

Flexible Flyer sleds Flexible Flyer sleds
Flight engineers Flight engineers

2 member comments

The Flight of the Phoenix (1965) The Flight of the Phoenix (1965)

2 member comments

The Flintstones The Flintstones

5 member comments

Flipper Flipper
Flips Flips

7 member comments

Floor-to-ceiling pole lamps Floor-to-ceiling pole lamps

5 member comments

Fluff Fluff

Contributed by MM
5 member comments

Fluffo shortening Fluffo shortening

1 member comment

fluoride was added to public water supplies life before fluoride was added to public water supplies

2 member comments

The Flying Nun The Flying Nun
Follow Me, Boys! (1966) Follow Me, Boys! (1966)

1 member comment

Follow-the-bouncing-ball sing-alongs Follow-the-bouncing-ball sing-alongs
Food Fair & Pantry Pride supermarkets Food Fair & Pantry Pride supermarkets

3 member comments

Foolscap folio (8.5 Foolscap folio (8.5" x 13.5") paper

1 member comment

Football helmets without face masks Football helmets without face masks
Forever Yours candy bars Forever Yours candy bars
Forgotten New York Forgotten New York
FORTRAN programming language FORTRAN programming language

2 member comments

Foundation and Empire Foundation and Empire
Fox's U-Bet chocolate syrup Fox's U-Bet chocolate syrup

5 member comments

Francis the Talking Mule (1950) Francis the Talking Mule (1950)
Frank Lloyd Wright Frank Lloyd Wright

2 member comments

Frank Sinatra Frank Sinatra
Frank Zappa Frank Zappa
Frankie Laine Frankie Laine
Fred MacMurray Fred MacMurray
The Free Speech Movement The Free Speech Movement
The French Chef The French Chef

1 member comment

The French Connection (1971) The French Connection (1971)
French Equatorial Africa French Equatorial Africa
The French Franc The French Franc
French Somaliland French Somaliland
Frequent airliner hijackings Frequent airliner hijackings
frequent flyer programs life before frequent flyer programs
Fresca Fresca

8 member comments

Friden Flexowriter Friden Flexowriter
Friden, Inc. Friden, Inc.
The Friendly Giant The Friendly Giant
the Frisbee flying disc life before the Frisbee flying disc
Fritz the Cat Fritz the Cat
From Here to Eternity From Here to Eternity
From Here to Eternity (film) (1953) From Here to Eternity (film) (1953)
Front bench seats Front bench seats

5 member comments

Front Page Challenge Front Page Challenge
Frontier Airlines Frontier Airlines
frozen TV dinners life before frozen TV dinners
Fudge Town cookies Fudge Town cookies

2 member comments

Fudgsicle Fudgsicle

1 member comment

The Fugitive The Fugitive

2 member comments

The Fugs The Fugs
The Fuller Brush Man The Fuller Brush Man

3 member comments

Funk & Wagnalls Encyclopedia Funk & Wagnalls Encyclopedia

1 member comment

The Funny Company The Funny Company

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

Funny Face drink mix Funny Face drink mix

11 member comments

Funny Face drink mix Funny Face drink mix

1 member comment

Funny Girl Funny Girl
Funny Girl (1968) Funny Girl (1968)
Fur coats Fur coats

1 member comment

Fury Fury

2 member comments

Fuses and fuse boxes Fuses and fuse boxes

2 member comments

Fuzzy toilet seat & tank covers Fuzzy toilet seat & tank covers

5 member comments

G.I. Joe action figures G.I. Joe action figures

1 member comment

Gale Storm Gale Storm

2 member comments

Garrard Garrard
Gary Cooper Gary Cooper
The Gary Moore Show The Gary Moore Show
Gas stations offered full service Gas stations offered full service

4 member comments

Gas stations provided free air & water Gas stations provided free air & water

3 member comments

Gasoline Alley Gasoline Alley
Gasoline was 25 cents a gallon Gasoline was 25 cents a gallon

8 member comments

Gatorade life before Gatorade
Gaucho cookies Gaucho cookies

3 member comments

GE College Bowl GE College Bowl
GEMCO GEMCO

1 member comment

The Gemini space program The Gemini space program
Gene Autry Gene Autry
Gene Hackman Gene Hackman

1 member comment

Gene Vincent Gene Vincent
Gentle Ben Gentle Ben
Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953) Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show The George Burns and Gracie Allen Show
George C. Scott George C. Scott
The George Gobel Show The George Gobel Show
George Kennedy George Kennedy
George of the Jungle George of the Jungle

6 member comments

George Reeves George Reeves

2 member comments

Georgy Girl (1966) Georgy Girl (1966)
Gerald McBoing-Boing Gerald McBoing-Boing

1 member comment

Geritol tonic Geritol tonic

7 member comments

The German Deutschmark The German Deutschmark
Get Smart Get Smart
Getting a nice healthy suntan Getting a nice healthy suntan

2 member comments

The Ghost and Mrs. Muir The Ghost and Mrs. Muir

1 member comment

Giant (1956) Giant (1956)
Gidget Gidget
Gidget (1959) Gidget (1959)
Gig Young Gig Young

1 member comment

Gilbert chemistry sets Gilbert chemistry sets

3 member comments

Gilligan's Island Gilligan's Island
Gimbels Gimbels

2 member comments

Ginny dolls Ginny dolls

1 member comment

Girder & Panel building sets Girder & Panel building sets

4 member comments

Girdles / corsets Girdles / corsets

1 member comment

Gitarzan Gitarzan
The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour
Glenn Ford Glenn Ford
Glo-Coat floor wax Glo-Coat floor wax
Gloria Swanson Gloria Swanson
Glovebox road maps Glovebox road maps

3 member comments

Go Tell it on the Mountain Go Tell it on the Mountain
Go to the Head of the Class Go to the Head of the Class

2 member comments

Go-go girls Go-go girls

3 member comments

Godfrey Cambridge Godfrey Cambridge
Going for a Sunday drive Going for a Sunday drive

4 member comments

Going steady and getting pinned Going steady and getting pinned

1 member comment

The Goldbergs The Goldbergs

1 member comment

Goldfinger (1964) Goldfinger (1964)

2 member comments

Gomer Pyle - USMC Gomer Pyle - USMC
Good and Fruity Good and Fruity

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

Good and Plenty Good and Plenty

8 member comments

Good and Plenty candy Good and Plenty candy

1 member comment

Good hi-fi speakers were HUGE Good hi-fi speakers were HUGE

2 member comments

The Good Housekeeping Seal of Approval The Good Housekeeping Seal of Approval

1 member comment

Good Humor ice cream trucks Good Humor ice cream trucks

6 member comments

Good Neighbor Sam (1964) Good Neighbor Sam (1964)
The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly (1966) The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly (1966)

1 member comment

Goodbye, Columbus (1969) Goodbye, Columbus (1969)
Gordon Lightfoot Gordon Lightfoot

6 member comments

Grace Kelly Grace Kelly
The Graduate (1967) The Graduate (1967)

6 member comments

graffiti life before graffiti
Grandma Grandma

Contributed by Tommie

Grandparents Day life before Grandparents Day

1 member comment

Granny Goose potato chips Granny Goose potato chips
Grateful Dead Grateful Dead
Greasers Greasers

2 member comments

The Great Escape (1963) The Great Escape (1963)

3 member comments

The Great Northeast Blackout The Great Northeast Blackout

6 member comments

Great Shakes Great Shakes

2 member comments

The Greek Drachma The Greek Drachma
Green Acres Green Acres
The Green Hornet The Green Hornet

2 member comments

Greeting arriving air passengers at the gate Greeting arriving air passengers at the gate
Gregory Peck Gregory Peck
Grindl Grindl

1 member comment

Grocery store pickle barrels Grocery store pickle barrels

2 member comments

Groucho glasses Groucho glasses
Growing Up in the Fifties Growing Up in the Fifties
Grumman Aircraft Grumman Aircraft
Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967) Guess Who's Coming to Dinner (1967)

Contributed by Camden
2 member comments

The Guggenheim The Guggenheim
Gulf Oil Gulf Oil

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Gulliver's Travels Beyond the Moon (1965) Gulliver's Travels Beyond the Moon (1965)

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Gum Drops Gum Drops

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Gum wrapper chains Gum wrapper chains

9 member comments

Gumby Gumby

3 member comments

Gunfight at the O.K. Corral (1957) Gunfight at the O.K. Corral (1957)
The Guns of Navarone (1961) The Guns of Navarone (1961)
Gunsmoke Gunsmoke
Guy Lombardo Guy Lombardo

1 member comment

Guys and Dolls Guys and Dolls
Gypsy Gypsy
Habitat 67 Habitat 67
Hai Karate aftershave Hai Karate aftershave

1 member comment

Hair Hair
Half a Sixpence (1967) Half a Sixpence (1967)

1 member comment

Halloween was for kids Halloween was for kids

3 member comments

Halvah Halvah

4 member comments

Hamilton Electric 500 wristwatch Hamilton Electric 500 wristwatch
Hammond organs Hammond organs
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1 member comment

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2 member comments

Hands Down Hands Down

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Handwritten letters Handwritten letters

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Hank Williams Hank Williams

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Hans Christian Andersen (1952) Hans Christian Andersen (1952)

2 member comments

The Happiest Millionaire (1967) The Happiest Millionaire (1967)

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Happiness Is a Warm Puppy Happiness Is a Warm Puppy

1 member comment

Happy Felton's Knothole Gang Happy Felton's Knothole Gang

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The Happy Hollisters series The Happy Hollisters series

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Hard metal dashboards Hard metal dashboards

3 member comments

Hardy Boys mysteries Hardy Boys mysteries
The Hare Krishna movement The Hare Krishna movement

1 member comment

Harry Belafonte Harry Belafonte

7 member comments

Hasselblad 1000F Hasselblad 1000F
Hasselblad 500 EL Data Camera Hasselblad 500 EL Data Camera
The Hathaways The Hathaways
Hats Off Hats Off

2 member comments

Have Gun - Will Travel Have Gun - Will Travel

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Have Rocket Will Travel (1959) Have Rocket Will Travel (1959)

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Hawaii Five-O Hawaii Five-O

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Hawaiian Eye Hawaiian Eye
Hawaiian Punch Hawaiian Punch
Hayley Mills Hayley Mills
Haystacks Calhoun Haystacks Calhoun
Hazel Hazel
The Heart is a Lonely Hunter (1968) The Heart is a Lonely Hunter (1968)

2 member comments

Heathkit Heathkit
Heckle and Jeckle Heckle and Jeckle
helium-filled Mylar balloons life before helium-filled Mylar balloons

2 member comments

Hello Kitty life before Hello Kitty
Hello Muddah, Hello Fadduh Hello Muddah, Hello Fadduh
Help! (1965) Help! (1965)

1 member comment

the Helvetica typeface life before the Helvetica typeface
Hemi Under Glass drag racer New! Hemi Under Glass drag racer
Hennesey Hennesey

1 member comment

Henry Fonda Henry Fonda
Henry Mancini Henry Mancini

2 member comments

Hercules (1958) Hercules (1958)
Here's Lucy Here's Lucy
Hey, Landlord! Hey, Landlord!
The High Chaparral The High Chaparral
High Noon (1952) High Noon (1952)
Highlights for Children Highlights for Children

1 member comment

Highway Patrol Highway Patrol

1 member comment

Hip-Pocket Records / PocketDiscs Hip-Pocket Records / PocketDiscs
Hippies and flower children Hippies and flower children

10 member comments

Hires Root Beer Hires Root Beer

1 member comment

History Channel - The Fifties History Channel - The Fifties
History Channel - The Sixties History Channel - The Sixties
Hogan's Heroes Hogan's Heroes
Holiday Holiday
Hollerith ('IBM') punch cards Hollerith ('IBM') punch cards

4 member comments

Hollywood a Go Go Hollywood a Go Go
Hollywood Brand candy bars Hollywood Brand candy bars

Contributed by Tommie
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Holsum Bread Holsum Bread

Contributed by Dan Perez
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Home Home "landline" telephones

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Home delivery of baked goods Home delivery of baked goods

10 member comments

Home Economics class in high school Home Economics class in high school

1 member comment

home kitchens needed range hoods life before home kitchens needed range hoods
Home milk delivery Home milk delivery

7 member comments

Honey West Honey West

1 member comment

The Honeymooners The Honeymooners

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Hopalong Cassidy Hopalong Cassidy
Horn & Hardart Automats Horn & Hardart Automats

3 member comments

The Hospital (1971) The Hospital (1971)

1 member comment

Hostess Choco-diles Hostess Choco-diles

1 member comment

Hostess cupcakes Hostess cupcakes

8 member comments

Hostess Ding Dongs Hostess Ding Dongs

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Hostess Fruit Pies Hostess Fruit Pies

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Hostess Ho Ho's Hostess Ho Ho's

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Hostess Sno Balls Hostess Sno Balls

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Hostess Suzy Q's Hostess Suzy Q's

1 member comment

Hostess Twinkies Hostess Twinkies

14 member comments

Hot metal typesetting Hot metal typesetting

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Hot Pants Hot Pants

2 member comments

Hot rods Hot rods

1 member comment

Hot Wheels toy cars Hot Wheels toy cars

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The House Un-American Activities Committee The House Un-American Activities Committee
How to Marry a Millionaire How to Marry a Millionaire
Howard Johnson's trademark orange roof Howard Johnson's trademark orange roof
Howdy Doody Howdy Doody

2 member comments

Howl Howl
Hubcaps Hubcaps
Huckleberry Hound Huckleberry Hound
Huffy Radiobike Huffy Radiobike

1 member comment

Hula hoops Hula hoops

4 member comments

Hullabaloo Hullabaloo

1 member comment

The Human Be-In The Human Be-In
Humphrey Bogart Humphrey Bogart

1 member comment

Humpty Dumpty's Humpty Dumpty's
The Huntley-Brinkley Report The Huntley-Brinkley Report
Hush Puppies casual shoes Hush Puppies casual shoes

1 member comment

The Hustler (1961) The Hustler (1961)

1 member comment

Hydrox cookies Hydrox cookies

12 member comments

I Am Curious (Yellow) (1967) I Am Curious (Yellow) (1967)
I Am Legend I Am Legend
I can't believe we made it I can't believe we made it
I Dream of Jeannie I Dream of Jeannie
I Love Lucy I Love Lucy

2 member comments

I Married Joan I Married Joan
I Remember Mama I Remember Mama
I Spy I Spy
I Tawt I Taw A Puddy Tat I Tawt I Taw A Puddy Tat
I Used to Believe I Used to Believe
I want my Maypo! I want my Maypo!
I Was Kaiser Bill's Batman I Was Kaiser Bill's Batman

2 member comments

I'm Dickens, He's Fenster I'm Dickens, He's Fenster

1 member comment

I've Got a Secret I've Got a Secret
I. Magnin I. Magnin
I.G.Y. - International Geophysical Year 1957-1958 I.G.Y. - International Geophysical Year 1957-1958

Contributed by Camden
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IBM Executary dictation system IBM Executary dictation system
IBM Selectric typewriter IBM Selectric typewriter

4 member comments

Idaho Spud candy Idaho Spud candy

1 member comment

Ideal Toys Ideal Toys
IMAX films life before IMAX films
In Cold Blood In Cold Blood

Contributed by Camden
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In His Own Write In His Own Write
In Like Flint (1967) In Like Flint (1967)

1 member comment

In Search Of The Castaways (1962) In Search Of The Castaways (1962)

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In the Heat of the Night (1967) In the Heat of the Night (1967)

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Incandescent light bulbs Incandescent light bulbs

7 member comments

Incredible Edibles Incredible Edibles

2 member comments

The Incredible Mr. Limpet (1964) The Incredible Mr. Limpet (1964)

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The Incredible String Band The Incredible String Band
Indian Head pennies Indian Head pennies

4 member comments

Indoor 'rabbit ears' TV antennas Indoor 'rabbit ears' TV antennas

2 member comments

Infoplease: Year by Year 1900-20xx Infoplease: Year by Year 1900-20xx
inline skates life before inline skates
Interior door lock knobs Interior door lock knobs
Intermission films Intermission films
International Harvester Company International Harvester Company
the Interstate Highway System life before the Interstate Highway System
Introduction of the electric bass Introduction of the electric bass
Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978) Invasion of the Body Snatchers (1978)

1 member comment

Invisible Man Invisible Man
Ipana toothpaste Ipana toothpaste

1 member comment

Irene Papas Irene Papas
The Irish Punt (Pound) The Irish Punt (Pound)
The Iron Curtain The Iron Curtain
The iron lung The iron lung

1 member comment

Ironside Ironside
It Takes A Thief It Takes A Thief
It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World (1963) It's a Mad Mad Mad Mad World (1963)

7 member comments

It's About Time It's About Time

2 member comments

It's-It ice cream sandwiches It's-It ice cream sandwiches

2 member comments

Italian ices Italian ices

1 member comment

The Italian Lira The Italian Lira
Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini Itsy Bitsy Teenie Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini
J.F. Hink & Sons department store J.F. Hink & Sons department store

2 member comments

J.J. Newberry J.J. Newberry

3 member comments

Jack and Jill Jack and Jill

Contributed by Tommie
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Jack Benny Jack Benny

3 member comments

Jack Benny for Texaco Jack Benny for Texaco
Jack Klugman Jack Klugman
Jack Lemmon Jack Lemmon
Jack Paar Jack Paar
Jack The Giant Killer (1962) Jack The Giant Killer (1962)

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Jack Warden Jack Warden
Jack Webb Jack Webb

2 member comments

The Jackie Gleason Show The Jackie Gleason Show

2 member comments

Jacks Jacks

1 member comment

Jacqueline du Pre Jacqueline du Pre
Jahn's ice cream parlors Jahn's ice cream parlors

12 member comments

Jailhouse Rock (1957) Jailhouse Rock (1957)
James Bond 007 Shooting Attaché Case James Bond 007 Shooting Attaché Case

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James Brolin James Brolin
James Brown James Brown
James Coburn James Coburn
James Dean James Dean
James Stewart James Stewart
Jane Fonda Jane Fonda
Jane Russell Jane Russell
Janis Joplin Janis Joplin

4 member comments

Jarts Jarts

Contributed by Camden
3 member comments

Jayne Mansfield Jayne Mansfield
Jefferson Airplane Jefferson Airplane

5 member comments

Jell-O 1-2-3 Jell-O 1-2-3

1 member comment

Jell-o Instant Pudding Jell-o Instant Pudding
Jerry Lee Lewis Jerry Lee Lewis

4 member comments

Jersey Central Railroad Jersey Central Railroad
Jessica Tandy Jessica Tandy

1 member comment

jet lag life before jet lag
The Jetsons The Jetsons

3 member comments

JFK assassinated JFK assassinated

2 member comments

Jiffy Pop popcorn Jiffy Pop popcorn

3 member comments

Jim Morrison (The Doors) Jim Morrison (The Doors)

3 member comments

Jimi Hendrix Jimi Hendrix

1 member comment

Jimmie Rodgers Jimmie Rodgers

1 member comment

The Jimmy Durante Show The Jimmy Durante Show

4 member comments

Jingle Bell Rock Jingle Bell Rock

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Joan Baez Joan Baez

1 member comment

Joan Crawford Joan Crawford
Joan Rivers Joan Rivers
Joan Sutherland Joan Sutherland
Joe Besser Joe Besser
Joel Grey Joel Grey

1 member comment

The Joey Bishop Show The Joey Bishop Show

1 member comment

John Coltrane John Coltrane

1 member comment

John Wayne John Wayne
Johnny Carson Johnny Carson
Johnny Cash Johnny Cash
Johnny Mathis Johnny Mathis

1 member comment

Jolly Green Giant Jolly Green Giant

1 member comment

Jonathan Winters Jonathan Winters

5 member comments

Joni Mitchell Joni Mitchell

6 member comments

Jonny Quest Jonny Quest

5 member comments

Jotto Jotto

1 member comment

Judy Garland Judy Garland

1 member comment

Jujubes Jujubes

6 member comments

Jujyfruits Jujyfruits

2 member comments

Julia Julia
Julie Christie Julie Christie
June Carter Cash June Carter Cash
The June Taylor Dancers The June Taylor Dancers
Junior Frolics / Junior Town Frolics Junior Frolics / Junior Town Frolics

Contributed by Kids TV Kid
1 member comment

Junior Sales Club of America Junior Sales Club of America

4 member comments

Junket rennet custard dessert Junket rennet custard dessert

7 member comments

Just For Fun! Just For Fun!

Contributed by Kids TV Kid
1 member comment

Karl Malden Karl Malden
Kartoon Klub / Shari & Her Friends Kartoon Klub / Shari & Her Friends

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

Katharine Hepburn Katharine Hepburn
Kay Bee Toys Kay Bee Toys

1 member comment

Kay Starr Kay Starr
Keds sneakers Keds sneakers

6 member comments

Keenan Wynn Keenan Wynn
Keep On Truckin' Keep On Truckin'

1 member comment

Kellogg's -Sugar- Frosted Flakes Kellogg's -Sugar- Frosted Flakes

6 member comments

Kellogg's All Stars breakfast cereal Kellogg's All Stars breakfast cereal
Kellogg's OKs breakfast cereal Kellogg's OKs breakfast cereal

3 member comments

Kellogg's Pep breakfast cereal Kellogg's Pep breakfast cereal

9 member comments

Kelly's Heroes (1970) Kelly's Heroes (1970)

2 member comments

Kelvinator Kelvinator
Ken Kesey Ken Kesey
Kennedy half dollar Kennedy half dollar
Kenner Hydro-Dynamic building sets Kenner Hydro-Dynamic building sets

3 member comments

Kenner's Daddy Saddle Kenner's Daddy Saddle

Contributed by Camden
3 member comments

Kermit Schafer Kermit Schafer

1 member comment

Kewpie dolls Kewpie dolls

2 member comments

Keypunches Keypunches
Kickapoo Joy Juice Kickapoo Joy Juice

2 member comments

Kim Novak Kim Novak
The King and I The King and I
King of Hearts (1966) King of Hearts (1966)

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The Kingston Trio The Kingston Trio

1 member comment

The Kinsey Reports<br />& Masters and Johnson research The Kinsey Reports
& Masters and Johnson research
Kirk Douglas Kirk Douglas
KLH Model Eight FM radio (1960) KLH Model Eight FM radio (1960)
Klute (1971) Klute (1971)

1 member comment

Kmart, Target, and Wal-Mart stores life before Kmart, Target, and Wal-Mart stores

6 member comments

Kodak Brownie cameras Kodak Brownie cameras
Kodak Carousel slide projector Kodak Carousel slide projector

3 member comments

Kodak Instamatic Kodak Instamatic

7 member comments

Koh-I-Noor Rapidograph technical pens Koh-I-Noor Rapidograph technical pens

1 member comment

Koogle Koogle
Kookie, Kookie (Lend Me Your Comb) Kookie, Kookie (Lend Me Your Comb)
Kool cigarettes Kool cigarettes

2 member comments

The Korean War The Korean War
Kraft Fudgies Kraft Fudgies

Contributed by Kids TV Kid
1 member comment

Kukla, Fran and Ollie Kukla, Fran and Ollie

1 member comment

La Dolce Vita (1960) La Dolce Vita (1960)
Labyrinth Labyrinth

2 member comments

Lace-up leather ski boots Lace-up leather ski boots
The Ladykillers (1955) The Ladykillers (1955)
Lafayette Radio Electronics Lafayette Radio Electronics

1 member comment

Land speed record: 407-mph Land speed record: 407-mph
The Land That Made Me Me The Land That Made Me Me
Lane Bryant Lane Bryant "chubbies" ad
Laredo Laredo
Lassie Lassie
The Last Straw The Last Straw

Contributed by Camden
1 member comment

Last Tango in Paris (1972) Last Tango in Paris (1972)
Latin class in high school Latin class in high school
Laundry detergent came with a gift Laundry detergent came with a gift

4 member comments

Laurel & Hardy & Chuck Laurel & Hardy & Chuck

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Laurel and Hardy Laurel and Hardy

4 member comments

Lauren Bacall Lauren Bacall
Laurence Olivier Laurence Olivier
Lava hand soap Lava hand soap

4 member comments

Lava lamps Lava lamps

2 member comments

The Lawman The Lawman
Lawrence of Arabia (1962) Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
The Lawrence Welk Show The Lawrence Welk Show

1 member comment

Lax supervision Lax supervision

1 member comment

Lead-based paint Lead-based paint

1 member comment

Leaded gasoline Leaded gasoline
Leader of the Laundromat Leader of the Laundromat
Learn to Draw Learn to Draw

4 member comments

Leave It to Beaver Leave It to Beaver
Lee J. Cobb Lee J. Cobb
Lee Marvin Lee Marvin
Leisure suits Leisure suits

3 member comments

Lena Horne Lena Horne
Lenny Bruce Lenny Bruce

2 member comments

Leonard Bernstein Leonard Bernstein
Les Paul and Mary Ford Les Paul and Mary Ford

2 member comments

Leslie rotating speakers Leslie rotating speakers

1 member comment

Less than $1.00 for a movie, popcorn and soda Less than $1.00 for a movie, popcorn and soda

1 member comment

Let's Have Fun! Let's Have Fun!

Contributed by Kids TV Kid
6 member comments

Let's Make a Deal Let's Make a Deal
Levitz Furniture Levitz Furniture

3 member comments

Li'l Abner Li'l Abner

2 member comments

Liberace Liberace

3 member comments

License plates were colorful and distinctive License plates were colorful and distinctive

2 member comments

Life Life

2 member comments

The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp

4 member comments

The Life of Riley The Life of Riley
Life with Elizabeth Life with Elizabeth

3 member comments

Lifebuoy soap Lifebuoy soap

5 member comments

Lifebuoy soap Lifebuoy soap

2 member comments

Lik-m-aid flavored sugar Lik-m-aid flavored sugar

4 member comments

Like soda Like soda

1 member comment

Limbo Limbo

2 member comments

lime-yellow fire engines life before lime-yellow fire engines

2 member comments

Lincoln Logs Lincoln Logs

2 member comments

Linda Ronstadt Linda Ronstadt
Linoleum floors Linoleum floors

4 member comments

Lionel Trains... Lionel Trains...

11 member comments

Lipton Frostee dessert mix. Lipton Frostee dessert mix.

Contributed by Kids TV Kid
1 member comment

Listerine Listerine
Little Debbie snack cakes Little Debbie snack cakes

1 member comment

Little Lulu Little Lulu

1 member comment

Little Miss No Name Little Miss No Name

1 member comment

Little Orphan Annie Little Orphan Annie
The Little Rascals The Little Rascals
Little Richard Little Richard

7 member comments

Lloyd Price Lloyd Price
Lockheed Corporation Lockheed Corporation

1 member comment

Lockheed L-188 Electra turboprop airliner Lockheed L-188 Electra turboprop airliner

4 member comments

Lolita Lolita
Lolly Lolly
The Lone Ranger The Lone Ranger
Long-distance (toll) telephone calls were expensive Long-distance (toll) telephone calls were expensive

1 member comment

The Longest Day (1962) The Longest Day (1962)

1 member comment

Look Look

1 member comment

Looney Tunes Looney Tunes

8 member comments

Lord Buckley Lord Buckley

1 member comment

Lord of the Flies Lord of the Flies
The Lord of the Rings The Lord of the Rings
Lost In Space Lost In Space

1 member comment

Lost in the Fifties - Another Time, Another Place Lost in the Fifties - Another Time, Another Place
Louis Armstrong Louis Armstrong
Love Love
Love Me Tender (1956) Love Me Tender (1956)
Love Story (1970) Love Story (1970)

1 member comment

Love, American Style Love, American Style
LSD use was widespread LSD use was widespread

2 member comments

The Lucy Show The Lucy Show
luggage with wheels life before luggage with wheels

1 member comment

Luncheonettes Luncheonettes

2 member comments

Lustre-Creme shampoo Lustre-Creme shampoo

2 member comments

The Luxembourg Franc The Luxembourg Franc
Lycra / Spandex life before Lycra / Spandex

1 member comment

Lynn Redgrave Lynn Redgrave
Mad Mad

5 member comments

Mad Libs Mad Libs

1 member comment

Mademoiselle Mademoiselle
Madison Square Garden (1925-1967) Madison Square Garden (1925-1967)

2 member comments

The Magic 8-Ball The Magic 8-Ball

4 member comments

The Magic Christian The Magic Christian
Magic Slate drawing toys Magic Slate drawing toys

3 member comments

Magilla Gorilla Magilla Gorilla

1 member comment

Magnetel Magnetel
Magnetic core memory Magnetic core memory
Magnetic rail twirler Magnetic rail twirler

1 member comment

Mah-Jongg Mah-Jongg

1 member comment

Mail cars (Railway post offices) Mail cars (Railway post offices)
Mainframe computers Mainframe computers

1 member comment

Major League Baseball had just 16 teams Major League Baseball had just 16 teams
Make Room for Daddy Make Room for Daddy
Malcolm X assassinated Malcolm X assassinated
Male teachers wore neckties... Male teachers wore neckties...

4 member comments

Mallo Cups Mallo Cups

6 member comments

Mallomars Mallomars

6 member comments

The Mamas and the Papas The Mamas and the Papas

2 member comments

The Man From U.N.C.L.E. The Man From U.N.C.L.E.
The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit The Man in the Gray Flannel Suit
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962) The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)

1 member comment

The Manchurian Candidate (1962) The Manchurian Candidate (1962)
Mannix Mannix
Manual adding machines Manual adding machines

1 member comment

Manual cash registers Manual cash registers

1 member comment

Manual push lawn mowers Manual push lawn mowers

5 member comments

Manual typewriters Manual typewriters

3 member comments

The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis The Many Loves of Dobie Gillis
Many, many newspapers Many, many newspapers

2 member comments

Marcel Marceau Marcel Marceau

1 member comment

Marcus Welby, M.D. Marcus Welby, M.D.
Marianne Faithfull Marianne Faithfull
Marilyn Diptych Marilyn Diptych
Marilyn Monroe Marilyn Monroe
Marlene Dietrich Marlene Dietrich
Marlon Brando Marlon Brando
Marshall Field's Marshall Field's

3 member comments

Martian Hop Martian Hop
Martin & Lewis Martin & Lewis
Martin Marietta Corp. Martin Marietta Corp.
Marvin Gaye Marvin Gaye
Marx Lazy-Day Farm sets Marx Lazy-Day Farm sets
Marx Magic Midway Marx Magic Midway

Contributed by Kids TV Kid
1 member comment

Mary Jane taffy Mary Jane taffy

3 member comments

Mary Poppins (1964) Mary Poppins (1964)

1 member comment

MASH (1970) MASH (1970)

7 member comments

Mason Reese Mason Reese
Mason Reese for Thick 'n' Frosty Mason Reese for Thick 'n' Frosty
Masquerade Party Masquerade Party

Contributed by Kids TV Kid
1 member comment

Matchbooks with front-side striker area Matchbooks with front-side striker area
Matchbox die cast toy cars Matchbox die cast toy cars

Contributed by Camden
2 member comments

Maurice Chevalier Maurice Chevalier
Maverick Maverick
Mayberry R.F.D. Mayberry R.F.D.
Maypo oatmeal Maypo oatmeal

2 member comments

McBee Keysort edge-notched cards McBee Keysort edge-notched cards

1 member comment

McCall's McCall's

1 member comment

McDonnell Aircraft McDonnell Aircraft

1 member comment

The McGuire Sisters The McGuire Sisters
McHale's Navy McHale's Navy

1 member comment

Mechanical bicycle speedometers Mechanical bicycle speedometers

1 member comment

Mechanical parking meters Mechanical parking meters

1 member comment

Mechanical pull-lever voting booths Mechanical pull-lever voting booths

4 member comments

Mechanical slot machines Mechanical slot machines
Mechanix Illustrated Mechanix Illustrated

1 member comment

mega malls life before mega malls
Men wore hats all the time Men wore hats all the time

5 member comments

Mercurochrome Mercurochrome

8 member comments

The Mercury space program The Mercury space program

1 member comment

The Merry Mailman The Merry Mailman

4 member comments

The Merry Mailman's Funhouse The Merry Mailman's Funhouse

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

Merry Widow corsets Merry Widow corsets

1 member comment

Metal address plates Metal address plates

1 member comment

Metal beach toys Metal beach toys
Metal ice cube trays with levers Metal ice cube trays with levers

10 member comments

Metal lunch boxes Metal lunch boxes

2 member comments

Metal Molder Metal Molder

1 member comment

Metal taps Metal taps
Mexican Jumping Beans Mexican Jumping Beans
Mickey Mouse Club Mickey Mouse Club

1 member comment

microwave ovens, dishwashers, trash<br /> compactors, and garbage disposals life before microwave ovens, dishwashers, trash
compactors, and garbage disposals

5 member comments

Midnight Cowboy (1969) Midnight Cowboy (1969)

1 member comment

The Mighty Hercules The Mighty Hercules

3 member comments

The Mighty Hercules Show The Mighty Hercules Show

Contributed by Kids TV Kid
2 member comments

Mighty Mouse Mighty Mouse

5 member comments

Mighty Mouse for Colgate toothpaste Mighty Mouse for Colgate toothpaste

2 member comments

The Mike Douglas Show The Mike Douglas Show
Mike Wallace for Golden Fluffo Mike Wallace for Golden Fluffo
Miles Davis Miles Davis

3 member comments

Miles Laboratories Miles Laboratories
Milk Duds Milk Duds

2 member comments

Mille Bornes Mille Bornes

2 member comments

Million Dollar Movie Million Dollar Movie

6 member comments

The Millionaire The Millionaire
Milton Berle Milton Berle

1 member comment

Milton the Monster Milton the Monster

Contributed by Camden

Mimeograph copying machines Mimeograph copying machines

4 member comments

Mini Automatic Mini Automatic "simple driving" ad
Mini Pop soda Mini Pop soda

1 member comment

Minimoog Model D synthesizer Minimoog Model D synthesizer
Minipoo waterless shampoo Minipoo waterless shampoo

4 member comments

Minivac 6010 Minivac 6010

1 member comment

Minnie Pearl Minnie Pearl
The Miracle Worker (1962) The Miracle Worker (1962)
The Mirror Crack'd from Side to Side The Mirror Crack'd from Side to Side
The Mischief Makers The Mischief Makers

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

Misery is a Blind Date Misery is a Blind Date
Mission: Impossible Mission: Impossible

2 member comments

Mister Ed Mister Ed

1 member comment

Mister Roberts (1955) Mister Roberts (1955)

Contributed by Kids TV Kid
1 member comment

Mobil gas stations Mobil gas stations

1 member comment

The Mod Look The Mod Look

3 member comments

Model trains for girls Model trains for girls

2 member comments

Modern Screen Modern Screen
Moms Mabley Moms Mabley

5 member comments

Monitor Monitor

1 member comment

The Monkees The Monkees

6 member comments

The Monokini swimsuit The Monokini swimsuit

3 member comments

Monopoly Monopoly

7 member comments

Monster Mash Monster Mash
Monster trading cards Monster trading cards
Montgomery Ward Montgomery Ward

3 member comments

Moog modular synthesizer Moog modular synthesizer
Moon Mullins Moon Mullins

1 member comment

MoonPie cookies MoonPie cookies

3 member comments

The Morty Gunty Show The Morty Gunty Show

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

Most moms were home after school Most moms were home after school
Most Popular Toys of the Last 100 Years Most Popular Toys of the Last 100 Years
Motorola TV ad Motorola TV ad

2 member comments

The Mouse That Roared (1959) The Mouse That Roared (1959)

2 member comments

Mouse Trap Mouse Trap

4 member comments

Moveable ramp stairs Moveable ramp stairs

1 member comment

Movies of the '50s Movies of the '50s
Movies of the '60s Movies of the '60s
Movies of the '70s Movies of the '70s
MPAA film ratings life before MPAA film ratings

2 member comments

Mr. Clean Mr. Clean

1 member comment

Mr. Custer Mr. Custer

8 member comments

Mr. I Magination Mr. I Magination

Contributed by Kids TV Kid
2 member comments

Mr. Magoo Mr. Magoo

3 member comments

Mr. Novak Mr. Novak
Mr. Peepers Mr. Peepers
Mr. Potato Head Mr. Potato Head

1 member comment

Mr. Smith Goes to Washington Mr. Smith Goes to Washington
Mr. Yuk Mr. Yuk

1 member comment

Mrs. Miller Mrs. Miller

2 member comments

MSG (monosodium glutamate) MSG (monosodium glutamate)

3 member comments

Mucilage glue Mucilage glue

1 member comment

The Munsters The Munsters

2 member comments

Muntz Car Company Muntz Car Company

2 member comments

Muntz Stereo-Pak Muntz Stereo-Pak
Murder, Inc. (1960) Murder, Inc. (1960)
The Music Man The Music Man
The Music Man (1962) The Music Man (1962)

Contributed by Kids TV Kid
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Mutiny on the Bounty (1962) Mutiny on the Bounty (1962)
Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom Mutual of Omaha's Wild Kingdom
My 1st transistor radio My 1st transistor radio

Contributed by Bob K
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My Brooklyn Memories My Brooklyn Memories
My Ding-a-Ling My Ding-a-Ling
My Fair Lady My Fair Lady
My Fair Lady (1964) My Fair Lady (1964)

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

My Favorite Martian My Favorite Martian

1 member comment

My Friend Flicka My Friend Flicka
My Little Margie My Little Margie

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My Living Doll My Living Doll
My Mother the Car My Mother the Car

3 member comments

My Three Sons My Three Sons
My-T-Fine chocolate pudding My-T-Fine chocolate pudding

8 member comments

Myron Cohen Myron Cohen
Nabisco Rice Honeys and Wheat Honeys Nabisco Rice Honeys and Wheat Honeys

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Nabisco Shredded Wheat Nabisco Shredded Wheat

8 member comments

Naked City Naked City
The Naked Lunch The Naked Lunch
The Name Game The Name Game
Name That Tune Name That Tune
The Name's the Same The Name's the Same
Nancy Nancy

1 member comment

Nancy Drew mysteries Nancy Drew mysteries
Nancy Sinatra Nancy Sinatra

6 member comments

Nat King Cole Nat King Cole

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Natalie Wood Natalie Wood
Nathan's hot dogs Nathan's hot dogs

8 member comments

National Airlines National Airlines
The National Biscuit Company The National Biscuit Company

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National Bureau of Standards National Bureau of Standards
National Educational Television (NET) National Educational Television (NET)

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National Geographic National Geographic
National Public Radio (NPR) life before National Public Radio (NPR)
nationwide next-day package delivery life before nationwide next-day package delivery
nationwide overnight package delivery life before nationwide overnight package delivery
NBC chimes NBC chimes

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Necco Wafers Necco Wafers

9 member comments

Nehi soda Nehi soda

2 member comments

Nehru jackets Nehru jackets

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Neil Sedaka Neil Sedaka

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Nervine Nervine

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Nestle's Triple Decker bar Nestle's Triple Decker bar

Contributed by Kids TV Kid
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Nestles' Teen Nestles' Teen

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Never on Sunday (1960) Never on Sunday (1960)
New words New words

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New York Central Railroad New York Central Railroad
New York DJs New York DJs

9 member comments

New York subway cars with wicker seats New York subway cars with wicker seats

1 member comment

New York subway tokens New York subway tokens

8 member comments

New York World's Fair New York World's Fair

7 member comments

New York's Idlewild Airport New York's Idlewild Airport

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The new-fangled transistor The new-fangled transistor
Newspaper classified ads Newspaper classified ads

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Newsreels Newsreels
Niagara Falls honeymoons Niagara Falls honeymoons

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Nichols & May Nichols & May

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Nickel Naks candy corn Nickel Naks candy corn

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Nikita Khrushchev Nikita Khrushchev

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Nikon F Nikon F

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Nixie tubes Nixie tubes
Nixon's Nixon's "Checkers" speech
No ADD, HDAD, or dyslexia No ADD, HDAD, or dyslexia

4 member comments

The NO Bra The NO Bra
No Time for Sergeants No Time for Sergeants
Nobody had a gas or electric clothes dryer Nobody had a gas or electric clothes dryer

7 member comments

Nobody had a pure-bred dog Nobody had a pure-bred dog
Nok Hockey Nok Hockey

2 member comments

Nonpareils Nonpareils

7 member comments

Norge appliances Norge appliances

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North American Aviation North American Aviation
North and South Vietnam North and South Vietnam
North by Northwest (1959) North by Northwest (1959)
Northern Rhodesia Northern Rhodesia
Northrop Corporation Northrop Corporation
Northwest Airlines Northwest Airlines
Not-quite-all-electronic telephone switching system Not-quite-all-electronic telephone switching system
NS Savannah NS Savannah
Nutrition Facts labels life before Nutrition Facts labels
Nyasaland Nyasaland
Nylon stockings Nylon stockings

7 member comments

Occasional Wife Occasional Wife
the Occupational Safety and Health Administration life before the Occupational Safety and Health Administration
Odetta Odetta
office cubicles life before office cubicles
Ohrbach's Ohrbach's

1 member comment

Old Maid card game Old Maid card game

3 member comments

The Old Man and the Sea The Old Man and the Sea
Old Nick Old Nick
Old Rivers Old Rivers
Old Yeller (1957) Old Yeller (1957)
Older Than Dirt Older Than Dirt
Oldies Television Oldies Television
Oliver! (1968) Oliver! (1968)
Omar Sharif Omar Sharif
On the Road On the Road
On the Waterfront (1954) On the Waterfront (1954)
On Top of Spaghetti On Top of Spaghetti
On Your Mark On Your Mark

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

The One and Only Genuine, Original Family Band (1968) The One and Only Genuine, Original Family Band (1968)

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

One Step Beyond One Step Beyond
One: Number 31 One: Number 31
Only women wore earrings Only women wore earrings
Op art Op art
Opaque projectors Opaque projectors

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Operation Operation

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Orange Julius Orange Julius

5 member comments

Origami fortune teller Origami fortune teller

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Oscar Levant Oscar Levant
Oscar Mayer wieners Oscar Mayer wieners

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Oscar Peterson Oscar Peterson
Ouija boards Ouija boards

4 member comments

Our Man Flint (1966) Our Man Flint (1966)

1 member comment

Our Man Higgins Our Man Higgins
Our Miss Brooks Our Miss Brooks
The Outer Limits The Outer Limits

1 member comment

The Outlaws IS Coming (1965) The Outlaws IS Coming (1965)

Contributed by Kids TV Kid
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Ovaltine ad Ovaltine ad
Oxydol laundry detergent Oxydol laundry detergent

1 member comment

P. D. Q. Bach P. D. Q. Bach

1 member comment

Pacific Electric Railway Pacific Electric Railway "Red Cars"
Pacific Southwest Airlines Pacific Southwest Airlines
Packard Motor Car Company Packard Motor Car Company
Packard-Bell Packard-Bell
Pageant Pageant
The Pajama Game The Pajama Game
Palisades Amusement Park Palisades Amusement Park
Palmolive dish liquid Palmolive dish liquid
Pan American World Airways Pan American World Airways

2 member comments

Paper drinking straws Paper drinking straws
Paper helicopters Paper helicopters

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Paper tape data storage Paper tape data storage

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Paper textbook covers Paper textbook covers

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paper towels life before paper towels
Parcheesi Parcheesi

3 member comments

The Parent Trap (1961) The Parent Trap (1961)
The Party (1968) The Party (1968)

1 member comment

Password Password

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Pat Boone Pat Boone

1 member comment

Patsy Cline Patsy Cline
Patti Page Patti Page
Patton (1970) Patton (1970)
The Patty Duke Show The Patty Duke Show
Paul Anka Paul Anka

2 member comments

Paul Harvey Paul Harvey

1 member comment

Paul Lynde Paul Lynde

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Paul Newman Paul Newman

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Paul Winchell and Jerry Mahoney Paul Winchell and Jerry Mahoney
PDQ drink mix PDQ drink mix

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Pea shooters Pea shooters
Peace Corps established Peace Corps established
Pearl Bailey Pearl Bailey
Pedal pushers Pedal pushers
Pencil Neck Geek Pencil Neck Geek
Penn Station Penn Station

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Pennsylvania Railroad Pennsylvania Railroad
Penny candy Penny candy

3 member comments

Penny fortune-telling scales Penny fortune-telling scales

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Penny loafers Penny loafers

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Penny postcards Penny postcards
Pentax cameras Pentax cameras

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The People's Choice The People's Choice
Pepito The Italian Mouse Pepito The Italian Mouse

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Pepsodent Pepsodent
Perry Como Perry Como

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Perry Mason Perry Mason
Person to Person Person to Person
Personal checks Personal checks

3 member comments

the personal computer life before the personal computer

1 member comment

Pete Seeger Pete Seeger
Peter Gunn Peter Gunn

1 member comment

Peter Lawford Peter Lawford
Peter Max Love cereal Peter Max Love cereal
Peter Paul Almond Cluster bar Peter Paul Almond Cluster bar

Contributed by dtdavis2012
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Peter Paul Caravelle bar Peter Paul Caravelle bar

1 member comment

Peter Paul Mounds Peter Paul Mounds

Contributed by Kids TV Kid
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Peter Sellers Peter Sellers

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Peter, Paul & Mary Peter, Paul & Mary
Petticoat Junction Petticoat Junction
Peyton Place Peyton Place
Peyton Place Peyton Place

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PEZ candy and dispensers PEZ candy and dispensers

3 member comments

PF Flyers PF Flyers

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Phil Ochs Phil Ochs

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Phil Silvers Phil Silvers
Philco Philco
Philco Predicta television Philco Predicta television
Phonograph needles Phonograph needles

2 member comments

Photoplay Photoplay

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Phyllis Diller Phyllis Diller

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Physicians made house-calls Physicians made house-calls

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Picnic Picnic
Picturephone Picturephone
Pillbox hats Pillbox hats
Pin the Tail on the Donkey Pin the Tail on the Donkey

1 member comment

Pinball machines Pinball machines

2 member comments

The Pink Panther (1963) The Pink Panther (1963)

2 member comments

The Pinky Lee Show The Pinky Lee Show

Contributed by Kids TV Kid
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Pinochle Pinochle

2 member comments

Pipe cleaners Pipe cleaners

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Pistachios were red Pistachios were red

4 member comments

Pixie and Dixie and Mr. Jinks Pixie and Dixie and Mr. Jinks

2 member comments

Pixy Stix Pixy Stix

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Pizza was always 'pizza pie' Pizza was always 'pizza pie'

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Planet of the Apes (1968) Planet of the Apes (1968)

2 member comments

Plastic army men Plastic army men

5 member comments

Plasticville buildings for model railroads Plasticville buildings for model railroads
Play Misty for Me (1971) Play Misty for Me (1971)

1 member comment

Play-Doh Play-Doh

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Playboy Playboy

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Playboy Bunnies Playboy Bunnies

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Playhouse 90 Playhouse 90
Playland at the Beach Playland at the Beach

1 member comment

Pneumatic tubes Pneumatic tubes

4 member comments

the pocket calculator life before the pocket calculator

1 member comment

Pogo Pogo

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Pogo Sticks Pogo Sticks
Polaroid Cold-Clip Polaroid Cold-Clip
The Polaroid Land instant camera The Polaroid Land instant camera

10 member comments

Polaroid Swinger Polaroid Swinger

1 member comment

Polio vaccine introduced Polio vaccine introduced

1 member comment

Political Correctness life before Political Correctness

4 member comments

Poll Parrot shoes Poll Parrot shoes
Polly's soda pop Polly's soda pop
Pollyanna (1960) Pollyanna (1960)

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Polynesian Polynesian "tiki" supper clubs
Pompadours Pompadours
Pong video game Pong video game

1 member comment

Poodle cuts Poodle cuts

2 member comments

Poodle skirts, bobby sox Poodle skirts, bobby sox

4 member comments

Poopa-Troopers Poopa-Troopers
pooper-scooper laws life before pooper-scooper laws

1 member comment

Pop Rocks Pop Rocks

2 member comments

Popeye Popeye

7 member comments

The Popeye Show The Popeye Show

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

Popeye Theater Popeye Theater

4 member comments

Popular Baby Names by Birth Year Popular Baby Names by Birth Year
Popular Electronics Popular Electronics

1 member comment

Portable vacuum-tube radios Portable vacuum-tube radios

3 member comments

Portnoy's Complaint Portnoy's Complaint
The Portuguese Escudo The Portuguese Escudo
Post Office Department Post Office Department
Post Sugar Corn-fetti breakfast cereal Post Sugar Corn-fetti breakfast cereal
Post Sugar Crisp Post Sugar Crisp

4 member comments

Post-It notes life before Post-It notes
Potato knishes Potato knishes

Contributed by Kids TV Kid
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Pregnancy tests used rabbits Pregnancy tests used rabbits
President Nixon resigns President Nixon resigns
The President's Analyst (1967) The President's Analyst (1967)
The Presidential Railcar The Presidential Railcar
Presidents' Day life before Presidents' Day

1 member comment

Pretzel-Jetzel Pretzel Factory Pretzel-Jetzel Pretzel Factory

Contributed by Camden

The Price Is Right The Price Is Right
The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (1969) The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (1969)

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

Princess phones Princess phones

2 member comments

Prison stripes Prison stripes
The Prisoner The Prisoner

1 member comment

Private Secretary Private Secretary
Profiles in Courage Profiles in Courage

1 member comment

The Projectionist (1971) The Projectionist (1971)

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

Protests at the Democratic Convention Protests at the Democratic Convention
Psycho (1960) Psycho (1960)

3 member comments

PT 109 (1963) PT 109 (1963)
Public pay phones Public pay phones

11 member comments

Public Service Railway Public Service Railway

2 member comments

Pull-tab (as opposed to pop-top) cans Pull-tab (as opposed to pop-top) cans

3 member comments

Pullman sleeping cars Pullman sleeping cars
The Purple People Eater The Purple People Eater

1 member comment

Push-button automatic transmission Push-button automatic transmission

Contributed by glideair
10 member comments

Push-button plumbing Push-button plumbing

2 member comments

Q.T. Hush Q.T. Hush

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Quadraphonic LPs Quadraphonic LPs

1 member comment

Qubic Qubic

1 member comment

Queen for a Day Queen for a Day

2 member comments

Quick Draw McGraw Quick Draw McGraw

3 member comments

Quisp and Quake cereals Quisp and Quake cereals

1 member comment

Rabbit, Run Rabbit, Run
Radio Flyer wagons Radio Flyer wagons

4 member comments

Radio Free Europe Radio Free Europe
Raggedy Ann and Andy Raggedy Ann and Andy
Railroad Jack fifties photostream Railroad Jack fifties photostream
Railway Express Agency Railway Express Agency

1 member comment

Ralston hot cereal Ralston hot cereal

2 member comments

Ralston Purina breakfast cereals Ralston Purina breakfast cereals

6 member comments

Ramada Inn and Holiday Inn national motel chains life before Ramada Inn and Holiday Inn national motel chains
The Range Rider The Range Rider
Ranger Joe breakfast cereals Ranger Joe breakfast cereals
Raquel Welch Raquel Welch
The Rat Patrol The Rat Patrol

1 member comment

Ravi Shankar Ravi Shankar

1 member comment

Rawhide Rawhide
Ray Charles Ray Charles

3 member comments

Razzle Dazzle, with Howard the Turtle Razzle Dazzle, with Howard the Turtle
Razzles gum Razzles gum
Reading Railroad Reading Railroad
The Real McCoys The Real McCoys
Rear Window (1954) Rear Window (1954)
Rebel Without a Cause (1955) Rebel Without a Cause (1955)

1 member comment

Record changers Record changers
Red Ball Jets sneakers Red Ball Jets sneakers

1 member comment

Red Buttons Red Buttons

2 member comments

Red Cheek unfiltered apple juice Red Cheek unfiltered apple juice

1 member comment

Red fire hydrants Red fire hydrants

3 member comments

Red Goose shoes Red Goose shoes
Red Hots Red Hots

2 member comments

Red rubber balls Red rubber balls

1 member comment

Red Ryder Wheato-Naks Red Ryder Wheato-Naks
The Red Skelton Show The Red Skelton Show

5 member comments

Red-and-blue USPS mailboxes Red-and-blue USPS mailboxes

7 member comments

Reddi-Wip Reddi-Wip

4 member comments

Reddy Kilowatt Reddy Kilowatt

8 member comments

Reefer Madness Reefer Madness
Reel-to-reel tape recorders Reel-to-reel tape recorders

5 member comments

Reference tables Reference tables

1 member comment

Refrigerators with manual-defrost iceboxes Refrigerators with manual-defrost iceboxes

5 member comments

REMCO Science Kits REMCO Science Kits

Contributed by Bob K

Remco Toys Remco Toys

1 member comment

Remington Rand Remington Rand
Rescue 8 Rescue 8
Rewind the Fifties Rewind the Fifties
Rexall pharmacies Rexall pharmacies

1 member comment

RFID tags life before RFID tags

1 member comment

Rice-a-Roni Rice-a-Roni

12 member comments

Richard Harris Richard Harris
Ricky Nelson Ricky Nelson

2 member comments

The Rifleman The Rifleman
Right Turn on Red life before Right Turn on Red
Rin Tin Tin Rin Tin Tin

3 member comments

Ringo Ringo
Risk Risk

1 member comment

Ritchie Valens Ritchie Valens
Road Runner and Wile E. Coyote Road Runner and Wile E. Coyote

2 member comments

The Roaring 20's The Roaring 20's
Robert F. Robert F. "Bobby" Kennedy assassinated
Robert Mitchum Robert Mitchum
Robert Morley Robert Morley
Robinson Crusoe On Mars (1964) Robinson Crusoe On Mars (1964)

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

Robot toys Robot toys
Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots Rock 'Em Sock 'Em Robots

4 member comments

Rock Hudson Rock Hudson
Rocket crystal radios Rocket crystal radios
Rocky and Bullwinkle Rocky and Bullwinkle

4 member comments

Rod Steiger Rod Steiger
Roger Miller Roger Miller

1 member comment

Roi-Tan Cigars Roi-Tan Cigars

1 member comment

Roll film (120, 127, etc.) Roll film (120, 127, etc.)

2 member comments

Roller-skate keys Roller-skate keys
The Rolling Stones The Rolling Stones
Roman Holiday (1953) Roman Holiday (1953)
Romper Room Romper Room

5 member comments

Ronald Reagan: Chesterfield for Christmas Ronald Reagan: Chesterfield for Christmas
Room 222 Room 222
Room for One More Room for One More
Rootie Kazootie Rootie Kazootie

4 member comments

The Rose Tattoo The Rose Tattoo

1 member comment

Rosemary Clooney Rosemary Clooney

3 member comments

Rosemary's Baby Rosemary's Baby
Rosemary's Baby (1968) Rosemary's Baby (1968)

1 member comment

Rotary phones, alpha prefixes... Rotary phones, alpha prefixes...

8 member comments

Route 66 Route 66

3 member comments

Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In

8 member comments

Roxy Music Roxy Music
Roy Barcroft Roy Barcroft

Contributed by Bob Wilson Jr
2 member comments

Roy Orbison Roy Orbison
The Roy Rogers Show The Roy Rogers Show
Rubber school book bands Rubber school book bands

1 member comment

Ruff & Reddy Ruff & Reddy

5 member comments

Run For Your Life Run For Your Life
Run Silent, Run Deep (1958) Run Silent, Run Deep (1958)
Rush to Judgment Rush to Judgment
Ryan's Daughter (1970) Ryan's Daughter (1970)
S.H. Kress & Co. S.H. Kress & Co.
Saccharin Saccharin

1 member comment

Saddle shoes Saddle shoes

10 member comments

The Saint The Saint
Salvo laundry detergent tablets Salvo laundry detergent tablets

3 member comments

Sam Cooke Sam Cooke
Sambo's restaurants Sambo's restaurants

2 member comments

Sammy Davis, Jr. Sammy Davis, Jr.
Sandra Dee Sandra Dee
The Sandy Becker Show The Sandy Becker Show

9 member comments

Sarah Vaughn Sarah Vaughn
Saran Wrap life before Saran Wrap
Sarsaparilla Sarsaparilla

3 member comments

The Saturday Evening Post The Saturday Evening Post

2 member comments

Saturday Review Saturday Review
Sav-on Drugs Sav-on Drugs

1 member comment

Savings and Loans (aka Thrifts) Savings and Loans (aka Thrifts)
Schaefer beer Schaefer beer
School discipline School discipline

9 member comments

School never started before Labor Day School never started before Labor Day

3 member comments

Schwinn Corvette bicycles Schwinn Corvette bicycles

2 member comments

Schwinn Stingray Schwinn Stingray

1 member comment

Scooter-Pie Scooter-Pie

1 member comment

Score hair cream Score hair cream
Screaming Yellow Zonkers Screaming Yellow Zonkers

3 member comments

The Scrub Club The Scrub Club

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

Sea Hunt Sea Hunt

1 member comment

Sea-Monkeys Sea-Monkeys

8 member comments

Sealtest Dairy Sealtest Dairy

2 member comments

Sean Connery Sean Connery
The Searchers (1956) The Searchers (1956)
Secret Agent Secret Agent

1 member comment

See the USA in your Chevrolet See the USA in your Chevrolet
Segregation, bigotry, racism Segregation, bigotry, racism
Selchow and Righter Selchow and Righter
Selective Service recruiting posters Selective Service recruiting posters
self-cleaning ovens life before self-cleaning ovens

1 member comment

Semi-lethal playgrounds Semi-lethal playgrounds
Sen. Joseph R. McCarthy Sen. Joseph R. McCarthy
Sergeant Preston of the Yukon Sergeant Preston of the Yukon
Serutan laxative Serutan laxative

1 member comment

Service Merchandise Service Merchandise
Sesame Street Sesame Street
Seven Little Girls (Sitting in the Back Seat) Seven Little Girls (Sitting in the Back Seat)
Seven Up candy bars Seven Up candy bars

Contributed by dtdavis2012
6 member comments

Seven-segment numeric displays life before Seven-segment numeric displays
Sgt. Bilko (The Phil Silvers Show) Sgt. Bilko (The Phil Silvers Show)
Shaddap You Face Shaddap You Face
Shaft (1971) Shaft (1971)
Shag carpet Shag carpet

3 member comments

Shannon Shannon
Shari Lewis and Lamb Chop Shari Lewis and Lamb Chop

2 member comments

Sharkskin suits Sharkskin suits
Shaving Cream Shaving Cream
Shelley Berman Shelley Berman

2 member comments

Shenanigans Shenanigans

1 member comment

Shindig! Shindig!

1 member comment

Shinola shoe polish Shinola shoe polish

5 member comments

Ship of Fools (1965) Ship of Fools (1965)
Shirley MacLaine Shirley MacLaine
Shmo Shmo

3 member comments

The Shmoo The Shmoo

1 member comment

Shoe-fitting fluoroscopes Shoe-fitting fluoroscopes

4 member comments

Shop class in high school Shop class in high school

2 member comments

Short Shorts Short Shorts

3 member comments

Shorthand Shorthand
Sid Caesar Sid Caesar

1 member comment

Side vent windows Side vent windows

7 member comments

Sidney Poitier Sidney Poitier
Silent Spring Silent Spring
Silly Putty Silly Putty

4 member comments

Silly Rhymes Silly Rhymes

3 member comments

Simon and Garfunkel Simon and Garfunkel
Sinclair service stations Sinclair service stations
Sing Along With Mitch Sing Along With Mitch

2 member comments

Singer Touch & Sew sewing machines Singer Touch & Sew sewing machines

3 member comments

Singin' in the Rain (1952) Singin' in the Rain (1952)
Sink the Bismark Sink the Bismark
Sixfinger Sixfinger

1 member comment

Sixties City Sixties City
skateboards life before skateboards
Skee-Ball Skee-Ball

4 member comments

Skitch Henderson Skitch Henderson
Sky King Sky King
Skybar Skybar

2 member comments

Slang Slang

1 member comment

The sleepy little town of Las Vegas The sleepy little town of Las Vegas
Slide rules Slide rules

1 member comment

Slides and slide projectors Slides and slide projectors

1 member comment

Sliding tile puzzles Sliding tile puzzles

2 member comments

Slingshots Slingshots

1 member comment

Slo Poke Slo Poke

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

Slot cars Slot cars

4 member comments

Smokey Stover Smokey Stover

1 member comment

Smokey the Bear Smokey the Bear

2 member comments

Smoothies Smoothies
The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour

2 member comments

Snagglepuss Snagglepuss

3 member comments

Snap, Crackle, Pop - Rice Krispies Snap, Crackle, Pop - Rice Krispies

1 member comment

Snaps licorice candy Snaps licorice candy

1 member comment

Snippy Scissors Snippy Scissors

3 member comments

Snoopy vs. The Red Baron Snoopy vs. The Red Baron
Snow White and The Three Stooges (1961) Snow White and The Three Stooges (1961)

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

snowboarding life before snowboarding
Snurfing Snurfing
Sock hops Sock hops
Soda fountains & soda jerks Soda fountains & soda jerks

1 member comment

Soda pop machines that dispensed glass bottles Soda pop machines that dispensed glass bottles

9 member comments

soft contact lenses life before soft contact lenses
Solid metal coins Solid metal coins

1 member comment

Some Like It Hot (1959) Some Like It Hot (1959)
Son of Flubber (1963) Son of Flubber (1963)

2 member comments

Sonotone 1010 hearing aid Sonotone 1010 hearing aid
Sony Walkman Sony Walkman

3 member comments

Sophia Loren Sophia Loren
Sorry! Sorry!

2 member comments

Sorry, Charlie Sorry, Charlie
The Sound of Music The Sound of Music

1 member comment

The Sound of Music (1965) The Sound of Music (1965)

4 member comments

Soupy Sales Sez Do the Mouse & Other Teen Hits Soupy Sales Sez Do the Mouse & Other Teen Hits

Contributed by Kids TV Kid
1 member comment

The Soupy Sales Show The Soupy Sales Show

4 member comments

The Soupy Sales Show The Soupy Sales Show

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

Soupy Sales: Spy With a Pie Soupy Sales: Spy With a Pie

Contributed by Kids TV Kid
1 member comment

Soupy Sales: Up in the Air Soupy Sales: Up in the Air

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

Southern Rhodesia Southern Rhodesia
The Soviet Union The Soviet Union
Space Food Sticks Space Food Sticks

6 member comments

Space Funnies / Captain Jet Space Funnies / Captain Jet

Contributed by Kids TV Kid

Space Patrol Space Patrol

1 member comment

Spacewar! Spacewar!

1 member comment

Spaldeens Spaldeens

5 member comments

Spam was just a canned meat product Spam was just a canned meat product

1 member comment

The Spanish Peseta The Spanish Peseta
Spanking was okay Spanking was okay

7 member comments

Spartacus (1960) Spartacus (1960)

2 member comments

Speedy Alka-Seltzer Speedy Alka-Seltzer

3 member comments

Speedy Gonzales Speedy Gonzales

1 member comment

SPF ratings for sunscreen life before SPF ratings for sunscreen

1 member comment

Spider-man TV series Spider-man TV series
The Spiegel catalog The Spiegel catalog

1 member comment

Spirograph Spirograph

2 member comments

Sport Sport
Spry vegetable shortening Spry vegetable shortening
Sputnik Sputnik
Sputnik bubble gum Sputnik bubble gum
Squirrel Nut Zippers Squirrel Nut Zippers

1 member comment

Stadium Checkers Stadium Checkers

Contributed by GlenEllyn

Stage lighting controls Stage lighting controls
Stalag 17 (1953) Stalag 17 (1953)
Stalking the Wild Asparagus Stalking the Wild Asparagus

1 member comment

Stan Freberg Stan Freberg
Star Trek Star Trek

3 member comments

Starbucks life before Starbucks

1 member comment

Start cola earlier! Start cola earlier!
Steam locomotives Steam locomotives

1 member comment

Steamer trunks Steamer trunks

1 member comment

Steampipe Alley Steampipe Alley

Contributed by Kids TV Kid
1 member comment

Steamrollers Steamrollers

2 member comments

Steel pennies Steel pennies

1 member comment

Steel Pier Steel Pier

2 member comments

Steering knobs Steering knobs

3 member comments

Steve Allen Steve Allen

3 member comments

The Steve Allen Show The Steve Allen Show
Steve Canyon Steve Canyon
Steve Lawrence & Eydie Gormé Steve Lawrence & Eydie Gormé
Steve McQueen Steve McQueen
Stewart-Warner Corporation Stewart-Warner Corporation
Stiller & Meara Stiller & Meara

1 member comment

The Stonewall riots The Stonewall riots
Stop the World - I Want to Get Off Stop the World - I Want to Get Off
Stranger in a Strange Land Stranger in a Strange Land
Strangers on a Train (1951) Strangers on a Train (1951)

1 member comment

Strat-o-Matic sports board games Strat-o-Matic sports board games

3 member comments

Stratego Stratego

1 member comment

Streetcars and trolleys Streetcars and trolleys

1 member comment

Stretching the Imagination Stretching the Imagination
Stripe toothpaste Stripe toothpaste

1 member comment

The Stu Erwin Show The Stu Erwin Show
Stubby Kaye Stubby Kaye
Studded snow tires Studded snow tires

3 member comments

Studebaker Corporation Studebaker Corporation

7 member comments

Student desks with inkwells Student desks with inkwells

3 member comments

Subaru Subaru "spirited woman" ad
Sudanese Republic Sudanese Republic
The Suez Crisis The Suez Crisis
Sugar ads Sugar ads
Sugar Daddy & Sugar Babies Sugar Daddy & Sugar Babies

5 member comments

Sugar Jets cereal Sugar Jets cereal

2 member comments

Sugar Smacks Sugar Smacks

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Sugarfoot Sugarfoot

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The Summer of Love The Summer of Love
Sunbeam Mixmaster Sunbeam Mixmaster

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Sunset Boulevard (1950) Sunset Boulevard (1950)
Super Ball Super Ball

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Super Circus Super Circus

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Supercar Supercar
Superman (1978) Superman (1978)

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Supermarket Sweep Supermarket Sweep
Support Your Local Sheriff! (1969) Support Your Local Sheriff! (1969)

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The Supremes The Supremes

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Surfside 6 Surfside 6
Sutro Baths Sutro Baths
Sweet Charity Sweet Charity
Sweet Smell of Success (1957) Sweet Smell of Success (1957)
Switchboard operators Switchboard operators
Sylvania Electric Products Sylvania Electric Products
T.H.E. Cat T.H.E. Cat

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Tabasco pepper sauce Tabasco pepper sauce
Tahiti Treat soda Tahiti Treat soda

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Tail fins Tail fins

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Take Me Back to the Fifties Take Me Back to the Fifties
Take Me Back to the Sixties Take Me Back to the Sixties
Take the Money and Run (1969) Take the Money and Run (1969)

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Take-Offs and Put-Ons Take-Offs and Put-Ons
Tales Of The Wizard Of Oz Tales Of The Wizard Of Oz

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Tales of Wells Fargo New! Tales of Wells Fargo
Tang Tang

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Tang Tang

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Tanganyika and Zanzibar Tanganyika and Zanzibar
Tasty bananas Tasty bananas

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Ted Mack and the Original Amateur Hour Ted Mack and the Original Amateur Hour

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Ted Williams for Moxie soft drink Ted Williams for Moxie soft drink
Teem soda Teem soda
Teflon-coated cookware life before Teflon-coated cookware
the telephone answering machine life before the telephone answering machine
Telephone books and Yellow Pages Telephone books and Yellow Pages

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Telephone-booth cramming Telephone-booth cramming

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Teletype ASR-33 Teletype ASR-33
The Television Code Seal of Good Practice The Television Code Seal of Good Practice

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Television Heaven (UK) Television Heaven (UK)
Telstar Telstar
Telstar 1 Telstar 1
The Ten Commandments (1956) The Ten Commandments (1956)
Tennis whites Tennis whites

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Teresa Brewer Teresa Brewer
Tex Antoine Tex Antoine

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Texaco Star Theater Texaco Star Theater
Thalidomide Thalidomide
That Girl That Girl

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That Was The Week That Was (TW3) That Was The Week That Was (TW3)

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Thelma Ritter Thelma Ritter

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Thelonious Monk Thelonious Monk

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Then Came Bronson Then Came Bronson
TheName of the Game TheName of the Game
There was no Designated Hitter There was no Designated Hitter

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They're Coming to Take Me Away, Ha-Haaa! They're Coming to Take Me Away, Ha-Haaa!
Thick 'n' Frosty frozen shakes Thick 'n' Frosty frozen shakes

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The Thing The Thing
Think-A-Tron Think-A-Tron
This is Your Life This is Your Life
Thom McAn shoe stores Thom McAn shoe stores
Thorazine introduced in the U.S. (1954) Thorazine introduced in the U.S. (1954)
Those Old Westerns Those Old Westerns
Those Old Westerns, Part 2 Those Old Westerns, Part 2
Three Coins in the Fountain (1954) Three Coins in the Fountain (1954)
Three Dog Night Three Dog Night

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The Three Stooges The Three Stooges

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The Three Stooges The Three Stooges
The Three Stooges Firehouse The Three Stooges Firehouse

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The Three Stooges Funhouse The Three Stooges Funhouse

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The Three Stooges Go Around The World In A Daze (1963) The Three Stooges Go Around The World In A Daze (1963)

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The Three Stooges In Orbit (1962) The Three Stooges In Orbit (1962)

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The Three Stooges Meet Hercules (1962) The Three Stooges Meet Hercules (1962)

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Thunderball (1965) Thunderball (1965)

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Tic-Tac-Dough Tic-Tac-Dough

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Tick Tock Toys Tick Tock Toys
Tiddlywinks Tiddlywinks
Tide Tide
Tie Me Kangaroo Down, Sport Tie Me Kangaroo Down, Sport
Tie-dye t-shirts Tie-dye t-shirts

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Till We Have Faces Till We Have Faces
Tim Conway Tim Conway

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Time After Time (1979) Time After Time (1979)

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Time For Fun / The Johnny Jellybean Show Time For Fun / The Johnny Jellybean Show

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The Time Machine (1960) The Time Machine (1960)

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The Time Tunnel The Time Tunnel
Timothy Leary Timothy Leary
The Tin Drum The Tin Drum
Tinker Toys Tinker Toys

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Tinker's Workshop Tinker's Workshop

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Tiny Tim Tiny Tim

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Tip-Top ice cream Tip-Top ice cream
Tipalet Tipalet "blow in her face" ad

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Tiptoe Through the Tulips Tiptoe Through the Tulips

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To Catch a Thief (1955) To Catch a Thief (1955)
To Kill a Mockingbird To Kill a Mockingbird

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To Kill a Mockingbird (film) (1962) To Kill a Mockingbird (film) (1962)

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To Tell the Truth To Tell the Truth
Toasterinos Toasterinos

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Toby Tyler, or Ten Weeks with a Circus (1960) Toby Tyler, or Ten Weeks with a Circus (1960)

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toll-free phone numbers life before toll-free phone numbers
Tom and Jerry Tom and Jerry

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Tom Lehrer Tom Lehrer

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Tom Slick Tom Slick

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Tom Terrific Tom Terrific

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Tom Thumb (1958) Tom Thumb (1958)

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Tomatoes had much more flavor Tomatoes had much more flavor

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The Tommy Seven Show The Tommy Seven Show

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Toni home permanent ads Toni home permanent ads
Toni home permanents Toni home permanents
Tonsillectomies were commonplace Tonsillectomies were commonplace

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Tony Curtis Tony Curtis
Toothbrushes had simple, straight handles Toothbrushes had simple, straight handles

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Toothpaste came in metal tubes Toothpaste came in metal tubes

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Tootsie Roll Fudge Tootsie Roll Fudge

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Tootsie Roll Pops Tootsie Roll Pops

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Tootsie Roll Pops Tootsie Roll Pops

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Top Cat Top Cat

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Topper Topper

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Totie Fields Totie Fields

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Touch-Tone telephones introduced Touch-Tone telephones introduced

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Tower Records Tower Records

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Trackdown Trackdown

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Trading stamps Trading stamps

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Traffic on NYC avenues was two-way Traffic on NYC avenues was two-way

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Trans World Airlines Trans World Airlines

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Transfusion Transfusion

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Travel Bingo Travel Bingo
Travel chess Travel chess
Tressy dolls (1963) Tressy dolls (1963)
Trini Lopez Trini Lopez
Trix Trix

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Troll dolls Troll dolls

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The Trouble with Angels (1966) The Trouble with Angels (1966)

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Troy Donahue Troy Donahue
True Grit (1969) True Grit (1969)
Truth or Consequences Truth or Consequences

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The Tulip Chair The Tulip Chair

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Tutti Fruitti drink Tutti Fruitti drink
TV Days TV Days
TV ghosts TV ghosts
TV Guide TV Guide

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the TV remote control life before the TV remote control

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TV test patterns TV test patterns

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TV Theme Song Quiz TV Theme Song Quiz
TV tray tables TV tray tables

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TV's Batmobile (1966) TV's Batmobile (1966)

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TV-style commercials at the movies life before TV-style commercials at the movies

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TV/radio/phono combos TV/radio/phono combos

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Tweety Bird Tweety Bird

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Twiggy Twiggy

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The Twilight Zone The Twilight Zone
Twister Twister

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The Two Little Bears (1961) The Two Little Bears (1961)

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Two-color traffic signals Two-color traffic signals

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Typing class in high school Typing class in high school
Typing pools Typing pools

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Tyrone Power Tyrone Power
U.S. involvement in Vietnam U.S. involvement in Vietnam
U.S. Steel U.S. Steel

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Ugly gym uniforms Ugly gym uniforms

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Uncle Wiggily Uncle Wiggily

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the Uniform Monday Holiday Act life before the Uniform Monday Holiday Act

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Uniformed ushers at the movies Uniformed ushers at the movies

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United Nations headquarters United Nations headquarters
United Press International United Press International
United States Information Agency (USIA) United States Information Agency (USIA)
UNIVAC 1 UNIVAC 1
Unsafe at Any Speed Unsafe at Any Speed
The Untouchables The Untouchables
the UPC bar code life before the UPC bar code
Upper Volta Upper Volta
Vac-U-Form Vac-U-Form

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Vacuum tube testers Vacuum tube testers

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Vacuum tubes Vacuum tubes

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Van Heusen Van Heusen "show her it's a man's world" ad
Vaughn Meader Vaughn Meader

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Velcro life before Velcro
The Velvet Underground The Velvet Underground
Venus Paradise Venus Paradise

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Vertigo (1958) Vertigo (1958)
Vibrating weight-loss machines Vibrating weight-loss machines

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Vibroplex Morse Code keys Vibroplex Morse Code keys

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Vic Morrow Vic Morrow
Victor Borge Victor Borge

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Victoria Station restaurants Victoria Station restaurants
Victory at Sea Victory at Sea

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the Video Cassette Recorder life before the Video Cassette Recorder

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Video Village Video Village

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Viewmaster stereo viewers Viewmaster stereo viewers

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Vince Guaraldi Vince Guaraldi

Contributed by Camden

Vincent Price Vincent Price
Vintage Ad Browser Vintage Ad Browser
Vintage Ad Browser Vintage Ad Browser
Violet Mints Violet Mints

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The Virginian The Virginian
Visible Man and Visible Woman kits Visible Man and Visible Woman kits

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The Visible V8 The Visible V8

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Vitalis hair tonic Vitalis hair tonic

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Voting Rights Act Voting Rights Act
Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1961) Voyage to the Bottom of the Sea (1961)

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The VW Beetle The VW Beetle

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The VW Microbus The VW Microbus

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W.T. Grant W.T. Grant
Wackiest Ship in the Army Wackiest Ship in the Army
Wagon Train Wagon Train

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Wait Until Dark (1967) Wait Until Dark (1967)
Waiting for Godot Waiting for Godot
Walkabout (1971) Walkabout (1971)

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Wall warts life before Wall warts

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Wallpapered kitchen appliances Wallpapered kitchen appliances

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Walnettos Walnettos

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Walter Cronkite Walter Cronkite
Walter Matthau Walter Matthau
Walter Pidgeon Walter Pidgeon
Wanamaker's Wanamaker's

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Wanted: Dead or Alive Wanted: Dead or Alive
The Wapshot Chronicle The Wapshot Chronicle
Warped vinyl records Warped vinyl records
The Warsaw Pact, 1955-1991 The Warsaw Pact, 1955-1991
Washtub wringers Washtub wringers

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Watch Mr. Wizard Watch Mr. Wizard
Watch winders Watch winders
Waterbeds became popular in the '60s Waterbeds became popular in the '60s

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The Watergate Tapes The Watergate Tapes
Wax bottles of colored sugar water Wax bottles of colored sugar water

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Wax lips and wax teeth Wax lips and wax teeth

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Way Back Attack Way Back Attack
The Way It Was The Way It Was
Wayne Newton Wayne Newton

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WD-40 life before WD-40
We thought inside the box<br />(but high as the moon) We thought inside the box
(but high as the moon)
The Weans The Weans

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The Weavers The Weavers

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Webcor (Webster-Chicago Corp.) Webcor (Webster-Chicago Corp.)
West Side Story West Side Story
Western Electric Western Electric
Western Union telegrams Western Union telegrams
Wetson's hamburgers Wetson's hamburgers
WFF 'n Proof WFF 'n Proof
What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962) What Ever Happened to Baby Jane? (1962)
What's My Line? What's My Line?
What's New Pussycat? (1965) What's New Pussycat? (1965)

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Wheat-back pennies Wheat-back pennies

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When Life Was In Black & White When Life Was In Black & White
Where Eagles Dare (1968) Where Eagles Dare (1968)

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Where the Wild Things Are Where the Wild Things Are

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Whirlybirds Whirlybirds
White bucks White bucks

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White Center (Yellow, Pink and Lavender on Rose) White Center (Yellow, Pink and Lavender on Rose)
White Christmas (1954) White Christmas (1954)

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White Cloverine White Cloverine
White Rock beverages White Rock beverages

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Whitewall tires Whitewall tires

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The Who The Who
Who Listens to Radio? Who Listens to Radio?
Who's Afraid of Red, Yellow and Blue? Who's Afraid of Red, Yellow and Blue?
Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
Who's Who in (name your field) Who's Who in (name your field)

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The Whole Earth Catalog The Whole Earth Catalog

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Wiffle balls Wiffle balls

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Wild Bill Hickok Wild Bill Hickok

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Wild horses Wild horses
The Wild Wild West The Wild Wild West
William Frawley William Frawley
William Holden William Holden
Willy McBean and His Magic Machine (1965) Willy McBean and His Magic Machine (1965)

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Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971) Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory (1971)

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Wind-up analog wristwatches Wind-up analog wristwatches

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Wind-up and electro-mechanical metronomes Wind-up and electro-mechanical metronomes
Wink Wink

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Winky Dink and You Winky Dink and You

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Wintergreen 'Mints' Wintergreen 'Mints'

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Witch Doctor Witch Doctor
Witch Hazel astringent Witch Hazel astringent

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Witness for the Prosecution (1957) Witness for the Prosecution (1957)
The Wizard of Oz on TV every Thanksgiving The Wizard of Oz on TV every Thanksgiving

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Wolfman Jack Wolfman Jack

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Woman III Woman III
Women in slacks?  Scandalous! Women in slacks? Scandalous!
Women of Algiers, after Delacroix Women of Algiers, after Delacroix
Women's Lib life before Women's Lib
Wonder Bread Wonder Bread

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Wonderama Wonderama

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The Wonderful World of Disney The Wonderful World of Disney

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Wooden 'burr' puzzles Wooden 'burr' puzzles

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Wooden alphabet blocks Wooden alphabet blocks
Wooden checkers Wooden checkers
Wooden pickup sticks Wooden pickup sticks

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Wooden skis Wooden skis

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Wooden tennis rackets & presses Wooden tennis rackets & presses
The Woodstock Festival The Woodstock Festival

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Woody Allen Woody Allen

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Woody Woodpecker Woody Woodpecker

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World Book Encyclopedia World Book Encyclopedia

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The Wrong Box (1966) The Wrong Box (1966)

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X-15 rocket plane X-15 rocket plane
Yahtzee Yahtzee

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Yashica cameras Yashica cameras
Yellow rubber raincoats Yellow rubber raincoats

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Yellow Submarine (1968) Yellow Submarine (1968)

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Yogi Bear Yogi Bear

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You Asked For It You Asked For It

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You Bet Your Life You Bet Your Life
You could smoke anywhere, even on a plane You could smoke anywhere, even on a plane

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Your Show of Shows Your Show of Shows
The Youth International Party ( The Youth International Party ("Yippies")
Yugoslavia Yugoslavia
Yul Brynner Yul Brynner
Zagnut candy Zagnut candy
Zap Comix Zap Comix

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the ZIP code life before the ZIP code

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Zip guns Zip guns

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zipper-sealable plastic bags life before zipper-sealable plastic bags
Zorba the Greek (1964) Zorba the Greek (1964)

Contributed by Camden
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Zorro Zorro

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Zsa Zsa Gabor Zsa Zsa Gabor

Trivia questions

After the Lone Ranger saved the day and rode off into the sunset, the grateful citizens would ask, "Who was that masked man?" Invariably, someone would answer, "I don't know, but he left this behind." What did he leave behind?
When The Beatles first came to the U.S. in early 1964, we all watched them on ...
Get your kicks ...
The story you are about to see is true. Only the names have been changed ...
In the jungle, the mighty jungle ...
Abbott told Costello that the St. Louis baseball team's lineup consisted of:
"N-E-S-T-L-E-S, Nestle's makes the very best ... __."
The great jazz trumpeter known as "Satchmo" was America's "Ambassador of Goodwill." His real name was ...
What "takes a licking and keeps on ticking" ?
Red Skelton's hobo character was named ...
Some Americans who protested U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War did so by burning their __
The cute little car with the engine in the back and the trunk in the front was called the VW. What other name did it go by?
In 1971, singer Don MacLean recorded a song about, "the day the music died." This was a tribute to ...
In 1957, the Soviet Union took an early lead in the space race by placing the first man-made satellite into orbit. It was called ...
One of the big fads of the late '50s and early '60s was a large plastic ring that we twirled around our waist. It was called the ...
What "builds strong bodies 12 ways" ?
Before he was Muhammad Ali, he was ...
Pogo, the comic strip character, said, "We have met the enemy and ..."
Good night, David ...
Before portraying the Skipper's Little Buddy on Gilligan's Island, Bob Denver was Dobie Gillis' friend ...
Liar, liar ...
Meanwhile, back in Metropolis, Superman fights a never-ending battle for truth, justice, and ...
Hey kids, what time is it?
Lions and tigers and bears ...
"Never trust anyone ... "
The NFL quarterback who appeared in a television commercial wearing women's pantyhose was ...
Brylcreem ...
I found my thrill ...
Before Cathy Rigby and Robin Williams, Peter Pan was played by ...
Can you identify The Beatles and indicate which instrument each of them played?
I wonder, wonder ... who, ...
I'm strong to the finish ...
When it's least expected, you're elected, you're the star today ...
What do M&M's do?
Hey there! Hi there! Ho there! ...
Smokey Bear warned:
Call Roto-Rooter, that's the name ...
From the valley of the jolly ...
Does she, or doesn't she?
See the U.S.A ...
Winston tastes good ...
What did L.S.M.F.T. mean on the side of a cigarette pack?
Us Tareyton smokers would rather ...
I'd __ for a Camel.
Schaefer is the one beer to have ...
Can you identify the person in this photo?
You'll wonder where the yellow went ...
Nothin' says lovin' like (what?) and (who?) says it best
Silly rabbit ...
blivetMany people know this impossible object as a blivet. What did Mad magazine call it?
Go Greyhound, and ...
You're soaking in it. (What is "It"?)
The following program is brought to you in living color ...
Come to where the flavor is. Come to ...
After the Twist, the Mashed Potato, and the Watusi, we "danced" under a stick that was lowered as low as we could go, in a dance called the ...
There's always room for ...
Many cars of the '50s sported protuberances on the front bumpers. These were known as ...
Bill Dana often appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show as a character named ...
Jim Nabors is best known for his character, Gomer Pyle. What other surprising talent does/did he have?
(As the woman in the commercial opened a refrigerator): You can be sure ...
Ford has ...
Wouldn't you really rather have ... ?
Bob Keeshan was TV's Captain Kangaroo. What other character did he portray?
Oh, Magoo ...
The Rocky and His Friends cartoons featured the WABAC machine, used to travel back in time. Who did this time traveling?
It's not nice to fool ...
Whose advertising slogan was:

"Ask the man who owns one" ?
Who claimed to be "the most trusted name in electronics" ?
Burkina Faso ...
At Zenith ...
Texas used to be the biggest state in the U.S., and there were plenty of jokes based on that fact. These became virtually extinct when Alaska became the 49th, and largest, state. When did that occur?
What did "3M" mean?
What was Beaver Cleaver's given name?
On The Flintstones, what was Wilma's maiden name?
"I like ..."
Which product came with "sponge end papers" ?
Whose advertising jingle included the phrase, "where the rubber meets the road" ?
Which of the following was NOT one of the "Chicago Seven" (or "Conspiracy Seven") defendants?
What did S.W.A.K. stand for?
In a recurring feature on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, "Carnac the Magnificent" would ("in his borderline mystical way") divine the questions and answers in envelopes that had been ...
What product included "non-skid safety discs" ?
Is it live, or is it ... ?
What impish supervillain tormented Superman in DC comics and had to be tricked into returning to his 5th-dimension home?
Sometimes you feel like a nut ...
Who got married on The Tonight Show in December, 1969?
Oh boy, Laddie Boy! ...
What product had "Gardol" ?
Which of these was NOT a phrase often heard on Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In ?
Who (or what) was Rin Tin Tin ?
On The Addams Family TV series, what was the name of the severed hand?
Who put a tiger in your tank?
Many of Phyllis Diller's jokes revolved around her husband, ...
Ernie Kovacs once did a cigarette commercial while ...
Comedian Vaughn Meader was known mostly (some might say only) for his impression of ...
Nobody doesn't like ...
In 1957, how much did it cost to mail a 1-ounce first-class letter?
When did the New York Mets begin play in the National League?
Jim Backus is perhaps best known for his portrayal of Thurston Howell, III on Gilligan's Island. However, he also supplied the voice for a cartoon character. Which one?
Which one of these cartoon characters was NOT voiced by Mel Blanc?
Sid Caesar was one of early television's biggest stars, with Your Show of Shows and Caesar's Hour. Which of the following did NOT write for either of these programs?
What was "good to the last drop" ?
When did Disneyland first open in Anaheim, CA ?
What was "99 and 44/100% pure" ?
Marilyn Chambers was the "Ivory soap girl" on the Ivory Snow box, but later became famous as ...
Where have all the flowers gone?
In 1958, The Playmates had a #4 novelty hit with a rising-tempo song about a race between a Nash and a Cadillac. What was it called?
What product was withdrawn from the market in 1976 due to health concerns, only to return in 1987?
In 1969, Sly and the Family Stone had a hit single titled ...
In the '60s, most Americans did NOT own ...
Who played the title role in most episodes of The Lone Ranger on TV?
Who was the first host of NBC's Tonight Show ?
Who, in 1954, was the first to run a mile in less than four minutes?
Rooms at Motel 6 once cost $6 a night.
Which of the following was NOT one of the U.S.'s original Mercury Seven astronauts?
In a recurring office skit on The Carol Burnett Show, Tim Conway played Mr. Tudball and Burnett played his secretary. What was the secretary's name?
Jerry Mathers, of Leave It to Beaver  fame, was killed in the Vietnam War.
Babe Ruth hit 60 home runs in 1927. Who finally broke that record in 1961?
Which of these was NOT part of the British musical invasion of the mid-'60s?
In 1965, country artist Roger Miller had a big crossover hit with a song titled ...
Who was Lyndon Johnson's running mate in the 1964 Presidential election?
Harold Stassen had a claim to fame as ...
Who played Little Ricky on the final season of I Love Lucy ?
On The Honeymooners, where did Ralph frequently offer to send his wife?
Which of these was NOT an American network TV game/quiz show in the '50s ?
What's the real name of The Beatles' drummer?
Herman's Hermits had several hit songs during the '60s, including Mrs. Brown, You've Got a Lovely Daughter and I'm Henry the Eighth, I Am. What was the real name of the group's lead vocalist?
Which of the following films was NOT directed by Alfred Hitchcock?
Which of these actors was NOT in 1959's Some Like It Hot ?
According to the commercials, what was "Indescribably delicious" ?
Congress banned cigarette advertising on TV and radio as of ...
On I Love Lucy, what was Lucy Ricardo's maiden name?
According to the Car 54, Where Are You? theme song, who was "due at Idlewild" ?
In the 1958 hit, The Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don't Be Late), what did Alvin want for Christmas?
Before playing Detective Steve McGarrett on Hawaii Five-O, Jack Lord starred as ...
On ABC's That Girl (the first series about a single working girl who was not a domestic servant), Marlo Thomas played a character named ...
On TV's Get Smart, Don Adams played Maxwell Smart, Agent ...
When sharing sensitive information with the Chief, the agents of TV's Get Smart attempted to use ...
In 1963, Craig Breedlove's racer "Spirit of America" broke the land speed record at Bonneville Salt Flats, Utah. How fast did he go?
In the '50s, a dollar bill could be exchanged for silver bullion.
Was there ever a broadcast TV channel 1 in the U.S.?
Oh, I wish I were an Oscar Mayer wiener,
That is what I'd truly like to be.
'Cause if I were an Oscar Mayer wiener ...
Comet cleanser's TV commercials featured ...
In TV commercials, Charlie the Tuna tried to show he had good taste, but the sponsor was looking for tunas that taste good. Which brand of tuna was this?
Plop, plop, fizz, fizz ...
How high did baseball players' salaries get in the '60s, and who was the highest-paid player of that decade?
What did Walter Cronkite say at the end of each CBS Evening News broadcast that he anchored?
Which of the following labels was NOT likely to be found on (or inside) the typical AM table radio of the '50s?
Some Baby Boomer proto-nerds built electronic kits offered by Allied Radio, Lafayette Radio Electronics, Heath Co., and others. Which of the following kits would you find in a Heathkit catalog from the '60s? (Select all that apply, if any.)
What was the name of the charter boat that was thrown off course by a storm on TV's Gilligan's Island ?
Who directed the 1968 film, 2001: A Space Odyssey ?
Who wrote the 1951 novel, The Catcher in the Rye ?
What is the title of this 1962 work by Andy Warhol?
The equine cartoon character Quick Draw McGraw sometimes assumed the identity of a Zorro-like masked vigilante known as ...
In 1960, some movie theaters were equipped with a system, dubbed "Smell-O-Vision", that delivered various odors to the audience seats when cued by the film.
Playboy magazine's very first issue (1953) featured Marilyn Monroe.
In 1964, trumpeter Al Hirt had a hit single titled ...
Lorne Greene, the Canadian actor best known for his role as Ben Cartwright on NBC's Bonanza, had a hit single (spoken, rather than sung) in 1964. It was titled ...
David Seville was the stage name of the artist behind the 1958 hit records, Witch Doctor and The Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don't Be Late). What was his real name?
Before portraying Mr. Waverly on TV's The Man From U.N.C.L.E., Leo G. Carroll starred as ...
On NBC's The Man From U.N.C.L.E., the enemy organization was named ...  (Select all that apply, if any.)
Who sang beautifully, but stuttered when speaking?  (Select all that apply, if any.)
Which of the following sentences would you be most likely to find in a "Dick and Jane" reader?
Those formerly-ubiquitous 33-1/3 rpm records were known as LPs. What did LP stand for?
For what newspaper did Clark Kent work?
What was the name of the Cartwrights' ranch on Bonanza?
Many Buicks of the '50s sported portholes or "Ventiports" on the front fenders. What practical function did these serve? (Select all that apply, if any.)
Blue Suede Shoes was a #1 hit in 1956. Who wrote and first recorded it?
In a 1960s series of short radio dramas, a shoe salesman spent his weekends "striking terror into the hearts of criminals everywhere" as the winged warrior, Chickenman. What was his secret identity?
"Professor Plum, in the library, with the candlestick"
is something you might say while playing ...
On which car would you find this '60s hood emblem?
Ding dong ...
What musical instrument was used to produce the eerie sound effects in many science-fiction movies of the '50s?
The tribe of Indians living near Fort Courage on TV's F Troop were the ...
Ray Bradbury's 1953 novel, Fahrenheit 451, was adapted for the big screen in 1966. To what does the title refer?
The Joey Bishop Show sitcom has the distinction of being the only TV show ...
Who was the first human in space?
Prior to becoming a politician and, eventually, U.S. President, Ronald Reagan was a radio and film actor, starring in one of these movies. Which one?
One of these events occurred on November 9, 1965. Which one?
On TV's Mission: Impossible, if Mr. Briggs (or Mr. Phelps) or any of his agents were caught or killed, what would the Secretary do?
Which make of car is most associated with James Bond 007?
The U.S. launched the world's first nuclear-powered submarine in 1954. What was its name?
Bob & Carol ...
According to the 1957-58 hit record by Danny & the Juniors, what could you do At the Hop?
What Oscar winner made his first film appearance as the reclusive "Boo" Radley in 1962's To Kill a Mockingbird ?
You can trust your car to the man ...
During the '60s, who was often cited as "the most trusted man in America" ?
Who starred in the original 1955 Broadway production of Damn Yankees ?
Who starred in the original 1959 Broadway production of The Sound of Music ?
In the '50s and '60s, the nation of Sri Lanka was known as ...
"Coup-Fourré!"is something you might call out when playing ...
When playing Monopoly, how much rent would you be charged if you landed on Boardwalk with a hotel on it?
In the '50s and '60s, Western Union offered singing telegram service.
Dr. Timothy Leary was a leading proponent of the therapeutic benefits of ...
Remember TV's Hogan's Heroes? Which of the following statements about its cast is true? (Select all that apply, if any.)
Which of these automotive components, common in cars of the '50s and '60s, is absent from today's models?
Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev famously warned:  (Select all that apply, if any.)
The operatic coloratura soprano hailed as La Stupenda in the '60s was ...
In a landmark 1973 ruling, the U.S. Supreme Court ...
Johnny Cash recorded A Boy Named Sue at San Quentin State Prison in 1969. The song reached #2 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Who wrote it?
Two of the following actors are siblings. Which ones?
Which of these '60s musical groups did NOT feature guitarist Eric Clapton?
In 1971, George Harrison and Ravi Shankar organized two star-studded benefit concerts at Madison Square Garden in order to support ...
Which of the following did NOT serve as U.S. Secretary of State during the '50s-'70s ?
Who was Nikita Khrushchev's immediate successor as General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union?
In 1962, Booker T. and the MGs had an instrumental hit titled ...
Before the pocket calculator, math students and engineers relied on the slide rule for quick, fairly-precise calculations. Which of the following could NOT be computed (in one operation) using a slide rule?
The Bay of Pigs was the location of an international incident in 1961. Where is it?
In July, 1969, Massachusetts Senator Edward "Ted" Kennedy's career was nearly derailed. Why?
The song Dominique reached #1 on the U.S. pop charts in December, 1963. Who recorded it?
A performer known as Napoleon XIV had a hit novelty record in 1966 titled ...
"Great Caesar's ghost!"was a catch-phrase often uttered by what fictional character?
If your TV picture looked like this, what knob did you need to adjust to get a proper picture?
The 1975 film, One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest, starred Jack Nicholson and won five Academy Awards. Who wrote the 1962 novel on which it was based?
In 1964, author Ken Kesey and friends took an infamous hallucinogen-fueled trip across the country in a psychedelic school bus. What did the group call itself?
Jurassic Park author Michael Crichton wrote several other novels, including one of these. Which one?
What is the title of this 1966 work by artist Barnett Newman?
Who was the star of TV's Andy's Gang ?
"Holy mackerel!"was a catch-phrase often uttered by what fictional character?
Which cartoon character often exclaimed (with a lisp), "Sufferin' succotash!" ?
Who was Director of the FBI between 1963 and 1970?
Who left his heart in San Francisco?
When and where was the first Super Bowl played?
Before he was Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, he was ...
Who was baseball's "Say Hey Kid" ?
Who competed in the women's U.S. Open tennis tournament after previously competing in the men's division?
"It's a Small World" is a popular attraction at several Disney theme parks, but it got its start at the 1964 World's Fair in New York. Whose pavilion was it?
Arthur Murray's name was ...  (Select all that apply, if any.)
Who hosted a fitness TV program starting in 1951?
Jack Ruby became famous ...
Who starred (and sang) in the 1969 film, Paint Your Wagon ?
What was the name of the dog on The Jetsons ?
Robert Zimmerman ...
Tenzing Norgay ...
According to the Mister Ed theme song, what will happen if you ask Mister Ed a question?
Lethal injection, the electric chair, firing squads, and hanging have been used, from time to time, to execute those convicted of capital offenses. When was the last time such a person was legally executed by hanging in the U.S.?
What was First Lady Jackie Kennedy's maiden name?
I can't believe ...
One of the following agencies of departments of the U.S. government ceased to exist in 1971. Which one?
What was CONELRAD?
Payola ...
Who played three different roles (Duchess Gloriana XII; Prime Minister Count Rupert Mountjoy; and military leader Tully Bascomb) in the 1959 film, The Mouse That Roared ?
Who was the main sponsor of Milton "Mr. Television" Berle's comedy-variety show on NBC-TV in the early-to-mid '50s?
Whose advertising claimed that their product was "shot from guns" ?
What did consumers find in some boxes of Quaker Puffed Rice and Puffed Wheat cereals in 1955?
One of the following musicians is/was NOT blind. Which one?
Ventriloquist-puppeteer Shari Lewis' best-known puppet was Lamb Chop. Which one of these was another of Lewis' puppets?
The Frisbee flying disc had several earlier names, including one of these. Which one?
One of these products used Carly Simon's 1971 song, Anticipation, in its TV commercials. Which one?
Who offered "57 varieties" ?
The '50s-'60s was a period of rapid advances in air travel, including the transition to jet airliners. What (other than propellers) was common in that era, but no longer found in today's large airliners?
In 1978, one of the following became a national holiday in the U.S. Which one?
Rush to Judgment, a book by Mark Lane, was one of the first investigations of ...
What did SNCC stand for?
What recreation innovation did Huffy introduce in 1955?
"Magic Fingers" was ...
For many years, there were three commercial broadcast TV networks; ABC, CBS, and NBC. But in the mid '40s to mid '50s, there were other competing networks, including which one of these?
What did the C in CBS stand for?
In the long history of Major League Baseball, there has been only one perfect game* during a World Series. Who pitched it, and when?
* not just a shut-out or no-hitter, but a game (minimum 9 innings) in which no players from the losing team reach base for any reason (base hit, walk, fielding error, hit batsman)
Where did Yogi Bear live?
In the 1960s, who established a waiting list for future commercial flights to the moon?
In the '60s, the ads for one of these products suggested that we should use it because the NASA astronauts used it in space. Which product was it?
Whose Secret Squadron members were issued secret decoders?
Nowadays, an "e-ticket" is an electronic ticket you might receive if you make travel arrangements online. What would an "E Ticket" get you in 1966?
In the '50s-'60s, how many channels were indicated on the typical American television set's built-in tuner?
Whenever Felix the Cat got in a fix, what would he do?
Which one of these stories was NOT written by Dr. Seuss?
Which one of the following names does not belong with the others?
In the 1974 film, The Godfather Part II, Corleone was not the real surname of the young Vito. What was his real name?
Who wrote the 1970 best-seller, Jonathan Livingston Seagull ?
R. Crumb ...
On what program did the catch-phrase, "Just the facts, ma'am," originate?
Which classic car featured round "porthole" rear side windows?
In 1966, Woody Allen took an existing Japanese spy thriller, dubbed in comedic English dialogue, and released it as...
Who was the commercial spokesperson for Westinghouse appliances?
Which of these is an actual town named after a radio or TV game show?
During the 1970s, who warned, "Don't leave home without them," in the commercials for American Express travelers cheques?
One of the regulars on The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour ran for U.S. President. Who was it?
Who had the only speaking part in Mel Brooks' 1976 film, Silent Movie ?
Of the 30 companies that were in the Dow Jones Industrial Average in 1958, how many remain there today* (allowing for companies whose names have changed)?
* December, 2012
Who regularly exclaimed, "And awaaay we go!" ?
Match these comedic characters with the entertainers who portrayed them.
The Berlin Wall separated East and West Berlin during the Cold War. When was it constructed?
The first film based on Ian Fleming's James Bond novels was released in 1962. What was its title?
"Checkpoint Charlie" was ...
During the Cold War, a metaphoric barrier stood between the East and West. What was it called?
Since the '50s and '60s, many countries have undergone identity crises. Match each of these current nations with its former name.
Where was JFK's presidential retreat?
U.S. presidents often entertain guests and conduct meetings at Camp David. For whom (or what) was this facility named?
Match each company or product with its logo.
Match each animal with the appropriate TV show.
Match these Top 100 hits of 1970 with their musical artists.
What was special about ABC-TV's Turn-On series from 1969?
What was the name of Sky King's Cessna?
The title song for the James Bond 007 film, Goldfinger, was a Top 10 hit in the U.S. Who performed it?
Complete this line from The Firesign Theatre's 1968 debut album, Waiting for the Electrician or Someone Like Him:

"Follow in your book and repeat after me, as we learn three new words in ..."
In a recurring comedic bit on The Tonight Show, host Johnny Carson delivered "editorial replies" as a redneck wearing a plaid hunting jacket and hat. This character was named . . .
One of the following was NOT a member of the Monty Python comedy troupe. Which one?
Which of these symbols was displayed on the Soviet Union's flag?
Hot Diggity (Dog Ziggity Boom)  was a #2 hit song in the U.S. in 1956. Who performed it?
In the '50s, one of these was a popular hairstyle. Which one?
"Let __ put you in the driver's seat."
Whose advertising slogan was,

"When you care enough to send the very best" ?
What was touted as being "stronger than dirt" ?
Complete this advertising slogan:

"Promise her anything, but give her ..."
In TV commercials, who suggested that you should, "Have it your way" ?
Who promoted a bodybuilding program for the "97-pound weakling" ?
Who used the advertising slogan, "Look, Mom, no cavities!" ?
Complete this advertising slogan:

"All my men wear ___, or they wear nothing at all."
"Betcha can't eat just one"dared one advertiser. Which one?
Whose ads used a sexy model to ask, suggestively, "Why don't you pick me up and smoke me sometime?"
Can you match these cities with the years they hosted the Summer Olympic games?
In the  Beany and Cecil  cartoon series, what sort of creature was Cecil?
Which comic strip features a character named Skeezix?
Only one of the following was NOT an amateur ("ham") radio operator. Which one?
What was L'il Abner's surname?
In 1966, Australian pop music group The Seekers had their biggest U.S. hit, Georgy Girl. In what film was this song featured?
Richard Harris had a big hit in 1968 with the first recording of a song that included the lyrics:
Someone left the cake out in the rain
I don't think that I can take it
'Cause it took so long to bake it
And I'll never have that recipe again
What is the title of this song?
Hemo the Magnificent  was ...
The TV spy series with Patrick McGoohan was a British import. Here in the States, it was called Secret Agent. What was its original British title?
Who were the stars of TV's I'm Dickens, He's Fenster? (Select two.)
When mild-mannered Don Diego de la Vega donned his mask, he became the legendary swordsman, Zorro. Who portrayed him in the 1957 series on ABC-TV?
On the '50s TV western, The Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok, who played Wild Bill's sidekick, Jingles P. Jones?
Which brand of cigarettes came with a coupon on each pack, which smokers could collect and redeem for "valuable gifts" ?
We invited many TV families into our homes, growing to know them on a first-name basis. Can you match these TV husbands with their wives?
American Motors Corporation (AMC) produced several successful car models in the '70s, including which one of these?
What was the name of the U.S. agency that preceded the Nuclear Regulatory Commission?
The F.W. Woolworth Company had a nationwide chain of five-and-dime stores, but as that business declined, the company changed its focus and its name, becoming ...
Publication of the "Pentagon Papers" may have helped hasten the end of the Vietnam War. Who leaked these top-secret papers to the media in 1971?
What is Star Trek Captain James T. Kirk's middle name?
What prominent golfer was known for wearing a straw hat and playing barefoot?
What was the U.S. President's annual salary during the '50s and '60s (1949-1969, to be precise)?
Who was the first African-American to be appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court?
Can you match these groovy songs from the '60s-'70s with their recording artists?
Which one of the following was NOT a recurring villain on ABC-TV's Batman series in the '60s?
What singer is known as The Queen of Soul?
Which baseball player was known as "Hammer" ?
Can you spot the celebrity whose birth name was Marvin Lee Aday?
Can you spot the person whose birth name was Leslie Hornby?
Actor James Dean starred in only three films before his death in 1955. How did he die?
Which one of these was NOT a successful '60s psychedelic rock band?
The written political principles at the heart of Students for a Democratic Society (1960-69) were known as the ...
Which school is most closely associated with the Free Speech Movement of 1964-65?
In 1969, a faction of Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) broke off and formed a radical-left organization promoting the violent overthrow of the U.S. government. Informally, this group was called the ...
In 1974, newspaper heiress Patty Hearst was kidnapped by a militant left-wing group which also committed bank robberies and murders. What was the name of this group?
In a 1970 film, Godfrey Cambridge played a white bigot who wakes up one morning to discover that he has turned black. What was the film's title?
Which comic strip featured a character named Sluggo?
Who emceed the Miss America pageant from 1955-79?
The term "military-industrial complex" refers to the way industry, the military, and politics exert influence on one another, at the same time feeding and being fed by war. Who coined this phrase?
Which of the following were regulars on Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In? (Select all that apply, if any.)
Author Truman Capote made a rare acting appearance in the 1976 film, Murder by Death. What was the name of the character he portrayed?
Which one of these did NOT perform at the Woodstock Festival in August, 1969?
Many fine musicians' lives and careers ended unexpectedly. How did each of these performers die?
First Lady Jackie Kennedy was a fashion trendsetter. Which one of these items became de rigueur due, in large part, to her use of it?
Who took American television viewers on a tour of the White House in 1962?
Can you complete this advertising slogan?

"When ___ talks, people listen."
Where did the phrase, "Klaatu barada nikto," originate?
Which TWO of the following starred in NBC-TV's mid-'60s series, I Spy ? (Select two.)
On The Jetsons animated TV series, what was George Jetson's work week like?
Which one of these TV series was NOT set mostly in or near New York City?
On I Love Lucy, the apartment building where the Ricardos and Mertzes lived was located at 623 E. 68th Street in New York City. What is at that address today?
Back in the '50s, many parents wouldn't let their children go to public swimming pools. This changed after the introduction of ...
What role(s) did Patty Duke play on The Patty Duke Show?
Which TWO of the following starred in the 1959 Broadway play (and 1962 feature film), The Miracle Worker ? (Select two.)
Who was the first host/anchor of NBC-TV's Today show?
Actor Larry Kert played the lead male role, Tony, in the original 1957 Broadway production of West Side Story. Who played the lead female roles, Maria and Anita? (Select two of the choices.)
Who played Dennis in the 1959 TV series, Dennis the Menace?
In Hank Ketcham's comic strip, what is Dennis the Menace's surname?
Why are most pop songs about 3 minutes long?
Several new teams joined Major League Baseball during the '60s. Which was the first of these expansion (not simply relocated) teams to win a World Series?
On April 9, 1965, Judy Garland and The Supremes performed at the gala opening night of ...
There are now several domed sports stadiums in the U.S. Which was the first?
In TV commercials, what product cured the dreaded "ring around the collar" ?
Many distinctive trademarks and brand names have, through common usage, become genericized. Which one of these generic terms had NOT been a U.S. trademark?
Which comedian was known as the King of the One-Liners, including the classic, "Take my wife -- please!" ?
In 1962, the University of Mississippi admitted its first African-American student, sparking riots on campus. Who was the student?
Where is the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame?
Who composed the theme music for the 1964 film, The Pink Panther ?
What did Bobby Seale and Huey P. Newton establish in 1966?
Can you match these real-life husbands and wives?
The Vietnam War protest song, Draft Dodger Rag, included the lyrics:
Sarge, I'm only eighteen, I got a ruptured spleen
And I always carry a purse
I got eyes like a bat, and my feet are flat
And my asthma's getting worse
Who wrote it?
According to a '50s TV theme song, who was King of the Wild Frontier?
Many remember The Skipper on Gilligan's Island, but few recall this fictional character's full name. Do you?
Alan Hale, Jr. is best known as the Skipper on TV's Gilligan's Island, but he played the title role on a previous show. Which one?
Whose signature song was Back in the Saddle Again ?
Whose signature tune was Thanks for the Memory ?
What TV program used Funeral March of a Marionette, by Charles Gounod, as its theme music?
A signature aspect of TV's Jeopardy! game show is the musical interlude during Final Jeopardy, while the contestants consider their answer-question and wager. Who wrote this music?
Who was the original leader of the NBC orchestra on The Tonight Show?
Who hosted New Year's Eve celebrations on radio and TV from 1929 to 1976, introducing America to Auld Lang Syne as a traditional song for the occasion?
In 1951, a DJ known as "Moondog" introduced the term "rock and roll" to the American radio audience. What was this DJ's real name?
The Lone Ranger's theme music is one of the most-recognized of all tunes. Who composed it?
It's 1959, and singer Eddie Fisher has divorced his first wife and married Elizabeth Taylor. Such a scandal! Who was Fisher's first wife?
Which musician scandalously married his 13-year-old cousin (first cousin once removed) in 1957?
1958's Chantilly Lace was the biggest hit record for The Big Bopper. What was this artist's real name?
From 1966-2010, Jerry Lewis hosted an annual telethon to raise money for the fight against ...
What musical instrument did bandleader Lawrence Welk play?
Single Room Furnished starred blonde bombshell Jayne Mansfield, and was her final film. What became of her?
What was the name of ventriloquist Paul Winchell's most famous dummy?
What unlikely inventor held 30 U.S. patents, including one for the first implantable artificial heart?
Which comedian was known as The King of Deadpan?
What was "Castle Bravo" ?
In TV ads, what product was "Mmm, mmm, good!" ?
"Test tube baby" is what the popular media called the end result of in vitro fertilization (IVF). When and where was the first such baby born?
Where in California was Richard Nixon's "Western White House"?
Who was responsible for 1951's "shot heard 'round the world" ?
Most of The Beatles' songs were written by the team of Lennon and McCartney. Can you spot the one song in this list penned by George Harrison?
The song, A World Without Love, was written by Lennon/McCartney and was a #1 hit in the U.S. in 1964, but it wasn't recorded by The Beatles. Who recorded it?
For which product or service did the comedy team of Jerry Stiller and Ann Meara write and perform many humorous radio commercials?
In 1949, Antonio Egas Moniz of Portugal received the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine for his pioneering work on ...
Complete this advertising slogan:

"Everything's better with ____ on it."
In TV commercials, who scolded customers, telling them, "Please don't squeeze the Charmin!" while secretly squeezing it himself?
The 1971-72 novelty hit, Brand New Key, included the lyrics:
I got a brand new pair of roller skates
You got a brand new key
I think that we should get together and try them out you see
Who wrote and first recorded it?
Which one of the following people once suffered a nervous breakdown and spent eight months in a mental hospital?
What was the capital of the German Democratic Republic (East Germany)?
One of the most horrific events of the Vietnam War was the March, 1968 mass murder of civilian women and children by U.S. troops. This incident is known as the ...
With a series of records, The Beatles held the #1 spot on the Billboard Hot 100 chart continuously from February 1, 1964 to May 2, 1964. Which recording artist finally took over the #1 slot from The Beatles?
On April 4, 1964, songs by The Beatles held the top five slots on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Which songs were these? (Select five.)
Can you identify The Monkees and indicate which instrument each of them played?
Can you match the birth name of each actor with the name Hollywood gave him?
Who was the opening act for The Monkees during their Summer, 1967 concert tour?
Before deciding to seek out four "unknown" singer-actors, the producers of The Monkees sitcom considered basing the show around which existing pop group?
Ten years before becoming one of The Monkees, Micky Dolenz starred in another TV series. Which one?
Which of these costumes was the first "work uniform" ever to be granted trademark protection by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office?
Each of the TV shows on the left shared a star with one of the shows on the right. Can you match the shows that shared a star?
Can you match the birth name of each musician with his stage name?
The following sentences employ some awfully good puns, and are parodies of a style of writing found in certain children's books.
  • "Pass me the shellfish," he said crabbily.
  • "Who discovered radium?" asked Marie curiously.
  • "Hurry up and get to the back of the ship," he said sternly.
  • "I know who turned out the lights," she hinted darkly.
What are such groaners called?
Johnny Carson was best known for his opening monologue, interviewing skills, and comedic skits on NBC's The Tonight Show, but he was also an accomplished ...
What common annoyance to urban TV viewers has quietly disappeared?
While best known for his comic acting abilities, Jonathan Winters is also an accomplished ...
Can you match these well-known people with their lesser-known accomplishments?
Who was Woody Allen's first wife ("the Dread Mrs. Allen")?
During the height of Beatlemania, Louise Caldwell provided "inside information" reports for several American radio stations on the daily doings of The Beatles. What relationship did Ms. Caldwell actually have with the band?
The 26th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution was adopted in 1971. What did it change?
Science fiction author Theodore Sturgeon was the inspiration for the fictional character Kilgore Trout, who often appears in the works of which writer?
According to Billboard magazine, which one of these was the top-selling soul music group of the rock era?
Which one of these musicians was never a member of The Rolling Stones?
Back in the '50s and '60s, many baseball players spent their entire Major League careers with one team. Can you match these players with their teams?
Bess Myerson was New York City's first Commissioner of Consumer Affairs. For what else is she known?
In early 1961, John F. Kennedy helped to end blacklisting of Hollywood personalities by the House Un-American Activities Committee. What did he do?
"Mother, please! I'd rather do it myself!"
was the catchline in commercials for which product?
1968 saw the first cigarettes marketed specifically to women. Which brand was this?
Which product was said to contain "600 tiny time pills"?
Lincoln Continentals of the early '60s were distinguished by having what unusual design feature as standard equipment?
In what make of car was JFK riding when he was assassinated?
Which of these soul/rock artists did NOT have a Billboard Hot 100 hit with a song first recorded by The Beatles?
Can you match each of these ad slogans with its product?
Benson & Hedges brought the first 100 mm. cigarette to the U.S. market in 1967. Which brand countered with a cigarette that was "a silly millimeter longer"?
Which candidate used the campaign slogan:"

In your heart, you know he's right" ?
Can you match these running mates in their losing bids for the White House?
Back in the '50s and '60s, Haile Selassie I was Emperor of Ethiopia. What else is he known for?
Since 1962, Playboy magazine has featured lengthy interviews with a wide variety of influential people, including all but one of these. Which one has never been the subject of a Playboy interview?
Who was Dobie Gillis' heartthrob?
Every dog has its day, and (nearly) every day has its song. Can you match these '60s hits with their recording artists?
Francis Gary Powers ...
Can you match each movie with some of its main characters?
Class difference (rich guy/poor girl, or rich girl/poor guy) was a theme of several Baby Boomer-era pop songs. Which of these was NOT about class difference?
The men's wear pictured here was fashionable in the '60s. What was it called?
In the 1950s, President Dwight D. Eisenhower declared that something was "a terrible thing to do to the American people." To what was he referring?
Which of the following was NOT an Elvis Presley film?
Match each TV game show with its original host.
In 1964, Kitty Genovese gained fame when she ....
Albert DeSalvo gained fame when he ...
By which of these nicknames was CBS most known?
Which U.S. President, although Protestant, took the Oath of Office with his hand on a Catholic missal?
Which member of the Our Gang / Little Rascals cast started out being portrayed as a girl, but after several films was then portrayed as a boy?
Who was the first U.S. President to have been a Boy Scout?
In 1963, Australian musician Rolf Harris had a novelty hit in the U.S. with a song titled ...
In 1969, John Lennon changed his middle name. He wanted to be known as "John Ono Lennon," but British law did not permit discarding a name given at birth, so he simply added Ono to his original middle name, which was ...
Which British rock band had more appearances on The Ed Sullivan Show than any other such group?
What is Paul McCartney's middle name?
Which one of the following was never Vice President of the United States?
The Ed Sullivan Show featured a wide variety of musicians, comedians, actors, dancers, and other performers in its 23-year run. Which act appeared more frequently than any other (some say 67 times) ?
Which one of the following never appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show?
Which one of these television stars did NOT also have at least one Top 40 pop hit?
Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In had a segment called "News of the Future," predicting unlikely or bizarre future news stories. A couple of times, though, these "joke predictions" actually came true. Which TWO of these are Laugh-In "News of the Future" items that came to pass?
Can you match each Western TV star with his or her horse?
Can you match each of these TV characters with his sidekick?
If a Baby Boom-era pop/rock group was named after a band member, chances are it was the lead vocalist. But not always. Of the following list, which is the only group that WAS named after its lead vocalist?
What was the first nationwide color TV broadcast in the U.S.?
Can you identify Bamboo Harvester ?
Everyone knows that the Lucy character on I Love Lucy was the wacky wife of a Cuban-born New York bandleader. Which of these describes the Lucy character on The Lucy Show when it debuted in 1962?
During the Vietnam War, protest groups sometimes identified themselves by using the name of a city and a number. Which of these was NOT a real protest group that was brought to trial?
What did Newton Minow famously call a "vast wasteland" in 1961?
TV commercials for which product featured a former Miss Sweden cooing, "Take it off, take it all off”?
In 1963, President and Mrs. Kennedy had a third child, who lived only two days. What was the child’s name?
Which TV show began with a man intoning, "Man ... woman ... birth ... death ... infinity"?
Which game show had a "Heart Line" that viewers could call to help out a contestant who didn't win any money?
Until 1960, no comedy album had ever reached #1 on the Billboard charts. Which one of the following did so that year, topping the Broadway cast album of The Sound of Music and albums by Frank Sinatra and Elvis Presley, among others?
Which pop song did the FBI investigate for 31 months, only to conclude that they were "unable to interpret any of the wording in the record"?
In which Top 10 hit does Elvis Presley sing the words, "Oh, fiddle-de-dink!" ?
In the lyrics of which one of these songs does the word “groovy” NOT appear?
Do you want a car with gull-wing doors that open and close at the touch of a button? There's been only one production-model car with that feature. Which one was it?
In the 1964 Jan and Dean song, which two cars participated in the disastrous drag race that ended at Dead Man's Curve? (Select two.)
Which of these colors featured most frequently in the titles of pop songs of the '60s?
South Street was a Top 10 hit for the Orlons in 1963, with lyrics that began, "Where do all the hippies meet?" What city were the Orlons singing about?
We knew many TV characters by their nicknames, but they had "real" first names as well. Can you match these characters with their first names?
Can you match each of these TV characters with his show?
Here are characters from various comic strips. Match each character on the left with the character on the right from the same comic.
Many Boomers remember Gumby, the green/blue stop-action animated clay figure. But can you name these other characters from his TV show?
What's the name of this creature from the Howdy Doody TV program?
The Howdy Doody TV show featured audience participation, with about 40 children seated in bleachers onstage. What were these lucky kids called?
Can you match these current sports teams with their former home towns? Except as indicated, all are Major League Baseball teams.
In 1969, rumors surfaced that someone had died and been replaced by a look-alike. The rumors took hold, and people worldwide searched for clues. Whose death had been falsely reported?
The wives in The Stepford Wives were special because they ...
Abraham Zapruder ...
Can you match the songs on the right with the Broadway musicals they’re from?
The film, The Thomas Crown Affair (1968), won the Academy Award for Best Original Song. What song was this?
During which time period did Chuck Berry have a #1 pop hit?
Which of these was the first Beatles album NOT to have the word "Beatles" on the front cover?
Which "weekly" '60s TV show was so popular that when it debuted, it was shown on two consecutive nights, Wednesday and Thursday?
In the 1958-61 U.S. prime-time TV seasons, which type of show occupied the top three popularity spots?
For many years, soap operas were aimed at stay-at-home housewives, and therefore aired during the daytime. Which was the first soap opera to air in prime time on a major U.S. TV network?
You don't know shit from __."
What Top 10 song from the early '70s included the words, "I know," 26 times in a row?
Who referred to the sentence, "I'm from the government, and I'm here to help," as "the nine most terrifying words in the English language"?
Whose desk sported this sign?
Who pleaded, "Mr. Gorbachev, tear down this wall!" ?
Who asked, “Where's the beef?” in a U.S. Presidential primary debate?
Who famously said, "Senator, you're no Jack Kennedy" ?
What was the name of Mister Ed's owner?
The movie industry developed wide-screen technologies in order to compete more effectively with television. What was the name of the wide-wide-screen motion picture process, first used in 1952, that employed three synchronized projectors to produce an image covering 146 degrees of an arc?
Which comedy team made some 3-D movies in the 1950s?
Which one of the following was NOT a member of the Not Ready for Prime-Time Players when Saturday Night Live debuted in October, 1975?
The Champs' song from 1958, Tequila, famously ends with the band shouting "tequila!"  Which other song from the late 1950s ends with someone saying "tequila!" ?
Starting in the 1950s, this symbol (shown here with the wording removed) meant that ...
What event or development inspired Tom Paxton to write the song, I Don’t Want a Bunny Wunny ?
The kids' magazine, Highlights for Children, (found in many a dentist's office!) featured concise behavior lessons demonstrated by two cartoon kids, one of whom did everything wrong and the other of whom did everything right. The two kids were named ...
In 1967, when a certain long-running TV program was in danger of being canceled, Sen. Robert Byrd (D-WV) spoke on the Senate floor in an effort to save it. The program continued for another 8 years. What show was Sen. Byrd so fond of?
In 1969, Sen. John Pastore (D-RI) chaired hearings on the subject of TV violence. What popular CBS show was abruptly canceled when it failed to tone down the violence?
In the 1964-65 TV season, similar shows featuring live pop/rock performances and go-go dancing debuted on two different networks. Which shows were these? (Select two.)
Which performer incorporated “inflationary language” (e.g., “Twice upon a time… and so fifth,”) and “phonetic punctuation” into his or her act?
[ ? = “scrooooch, pop!”]
This artwork (shown here with the wording removed) was on the cover of a record album titled ...
Which four-member rock group, with hits in the early '70s, saw half its founding members commit suicide?
According to a 1959-60 hit song, who was Running Bear in love with?
Decades ago, "Mommy mommy" jokes, along with other so-called "sick jokes," were all the rage. What's the punchline to this one?

Mommy, mommy, why am I running around in circles?
Little puzzle-drawings like this ("Ship arriving too late to save a drowning witch") were popularized in the 1950s by humorist Roger Price. What are they called?
During his long career, James Brown acquired many nicknames -- some self-assigned. Which of these was NOT a nickname applied to James Brown?
Tonto referred to the Lone Ranger as "__".
In which year did almost all American-made cars switch from dual to quad headlights?
In 1964, President Lyndon B. Johnson proposed a broad set of domestic programs he called ...
In the Peanuts comic strip, what's the name of Snoopy's little bird friend?
Identify Dr. Frances Horwich.
What actual annual tradition originated in Al Capp’s Li’l Abner comic strip?
"Femlins" were ...
What was Minipoo?
What product did Lionel Trains introduce in 1957 in order to appeal to girls?
Which one of the following artists did NOT record for Motown Records or one of its subsidiary labels? (Think it's obvious? Think again!)
In which city was Motown Records based?
Which color was NOT included in the familiar small box of eight Crayola crayons?
When Elvis Presley was discharged from the Army in 1960, what was his rank?
Who wrote the 1968 sci-fi novel, 2001: A Space Odyssey ?
Launched in 1964, Alvin (DSV-2) is a deep-submersible research vehicle owned by the U.S. Navy and operated by the Woods Hole Oceanographic Institute in Massachusetts. Can you name the company that built it? (Think outside the box.)
Recording personnel Theodore Keep, Simon Waronker, and Alvin Bennett were involved in the production of which #1 pop song of the 1950s?
The father of one of the main stars of TV's The Beverly Hillbillies was a well-known ..
During the 1960s, some popular music songs were deemed to have words, or subject matter, inappropriate for broadcast; therefore, edited, bleeped, or censored versions of these songs were recorded and distributed. Which one of these did NOT see release in two versions, the original and one "cleaned up"?
Automobile brands came and went during the '50s and '60s. Of the following makes, which was the LAST to cease production in the United States?
TV's Hawaii Five-O often ended with the lead character saying ...
In 1966, a just-released album by The Beatles was hastily withdrawn and given another cover because the original cover ...
What do the creative works
Forever Amber, by Kathleen Winsor
Strange Fruit, by Lillian Smith
The Children's Hour, by Lillian Hellman
Naked Lunch, by William S. Burroughs
have in common?
In the Coasters' 1959 song, Charlie Brown, what is Charlie Brown alleged to be doing in the boys' gym?
In Arlo Guthrie’s 1967 song, Alice’s Restaurant, the restaurant was located “just a half-a-mile from the railroad track” in what town?
The Order of Preachers is a Roman Catholic order of friars, nuns, and lay persons founded in the 13th century by St. Dominic, a contemporary of St. Francis of Assisi. The story of the early years of the order and its founder was the subject of ...
In the Peanuts comic strip, Snoopy sometimes imagined himself to be a World War I flying ace battling his nemesis, the Red Baron. What type of plane did Snoopy “fly”?
"Put that in your __ and __ it."
Can you complete this advertising slogan?

“Gee, Dad! It’s a ____ !”
For which of these is Buckminster Fuller best known?
Which one of these pop music performers did NOT die in a plane crash?
In which TV show did the phrase, "Whoa, Nelly!" originate?
1959's Signal 30 was a film shown in many a high school assembly to alert teenagers to the dangers of ...
Which TV character always used the "shave-and-a-haircut" rhythm when knocking on his employer's door?
Can you complete this classic line from Monty Python’s Flying Circus ?

"Nobody expects … "
In Roll Over Beethoven, Chuck Berry sings of being afflicted with two ailments. What are they?
What kind of car did Peter Falk drive on Columbo ?
Which of these was the first African-American entertainer to host his own hourlong weekly variety TV show?
From its debut in 1957 through 1963, ABC-TV’s American Bandstand was broadcast from studios in what city?
Which of the following records is held by Freddy "Boom Boom" Cannon?
When they debuted in 1968, the Motion Picture Association of America's original lineup of film ratings was ...
In which of these comic strips do the characters live in close to "real time," getting older as the years pass?
Actor William Talman played D.A. Hamilton Burger on Perry Mason. For what else is he known?
What was the centerpiece of the New York World’s Fair (1964-65)?
What sort of business did Dobie Gillis' father, Herbert T. Gillis, own?
Can you identify this painting?
In 1973, a quip by Johnny Carson on The Tonight Show sparked a temporary nationwide shortage of ...
In 1956, American actress Grace Kelly married Rainier III, Prince of ...
What was the credit card now known as Visa called (in the U.S.) when it was launched in 1958?
The Apollo 11 spacecraft consisted of a command module, support module, and lunar module.  Two astronauts descended to the Moon's surface in the lunar module, while one remained in lunar orbit in the command module.  What was the name given to the command module?
What did this symbol signify?
Actor Robert Blake (Baretta) was also a child star in what series?
Who sued the publishers of Mad magazine for $25 million in 1961?
What was special about the Johnny Eagle series of toy guns made by Topper Toys in the '60s?
According to the song, whose diet consisted of "bearcat stew"?
Who, at the age of 9, was the youngest performer ever* to be nominated for an Academy Award for a lead role?
* as of December, 2011
Which of these was NOT a haircare/grooming product?
Do you remember the frozen toaster-size “pizzaburgers” made by Buitoni? What were they called?
Which of these was a candy bar now sold as Milky Way Midnight?
Fantastic Voyage (1966) was a film starring Stephen Boyd, Raquel Welch, Edmund O'Brien, and Donald Pleasence. Where did the voyage of the title take them?
The Great Escape (1963 film) is based on a real-life mass escape from a German POW camp during World War II. In the film, how does Steve McQueen’s character, Captain Virgil "The Cooler King" Hilts USAAF, spend his time in the cooler (solitary confinement)?
Only one of the following statements about the first Touch-Tone telephones (introduced by AT&T in 1963) is true. Which is it?
Several instrumental hits by Herb Alpert and the Tijuana Brass were used as musical cues on what popular TV show of the ‘60s-‘70s?
For what else is trumpeter Herb Alpert (of the Tijuana Brass) known?
The 1968 film, Planet of the Apes, was followed by four sequels, including one of these. Which one?
Author Robert A. Heinlein coined the term  grok  in his 1961 novel, Stranger in a Strange Land. What did it mean?
Who or what was Fluffo?
On TV's The Addams Family, Lurch responded, "You rang?" when summoned by the gong. On which other show was "You rang?" a catchphrase?
All of these actors also made the charts as pop singers. But which one had a Top 10 hit with a vocal version of his own TV show's theme music?
Soupy Sales’ children’s TV show featured two large dog puppets – one black and one white -- seen only as giant paws. What were the dogs’ names?
What was the only American-made, mass-produced passenger car to feature a rear-mounted air-cooled engine?
Who wrote the 1965 best-seller, Unsafe at Any Speed ?
The whole world knows Ronald McDonald, but before Ronald, the McDonald's chain had another mascot, known as ...
Who was a regular on McHale's Navy and a very frequent guest on The Carol Burnett Show ?
Rachel Carson’s 1962 best-seller, Silent Spring, helped to spawn which movement or industry?
Remember the small slot at the back of medicine cabinets? What purpose did it serve?
From 1959 until 2008, the Lincoln cent had Abraham Lincoln on the obverse and the Lincoln Memorial on the reverse. What was on the reverse of the penny from 1909 to 1958?
Who was Ivy Baker Priest?
How would you erase the drawing on an Etch-A-Sketch?
Which of these events occurred first?
Which of these events occurred first?
“Olly olly __ !”
Kookie, the parking lot attendant played by Edd Byrnes on 77 Sunset Strip, often spouted hipster language ("Baby, you're the ginchiest!"). But he was also known for constantly ...
The "disadvantages" of which product were humorously portrayed in 1960s TV ads?
Joseph Heller's 1961 novel, Catch-22, introduced a new idiom to the English language. Which of these best summarizes a "catch-22" ?
Who was the youngest solo male singer to have a #1 album on Billboard's albums chart*?
(* as of December, 2011)
Can you match these actresses with their TV cop/detective roles?
One of the cartoon magpies, Heckle or Jeckle, spoke with a distinct New York accent. What accent did the other have?
What character was a regular on both Green Acres and Petticoat Junction?
What was marketed in the 1960s as "the Think Drink"?
In January 1965, children’s TV host Soupy Sales was suspended from his show for two weeks. What had he done to warrant this?
Which one of these was NOT one of Nancy Drew's friends or a member of her family or household?
What were the Hardy Boys' first names?
Twiggy was ...
What was the magic phrase to open the cartoon vault on the original Mickey Mouse Club TV show?
Which of these was the catchphrase (also the title of the autobiography) of Jack Paar, former host of The Tonight Show?
The first widely-available diet soft drink was introduced in 1958. Which one of these was it?
Can you match the store names with the initials?
Which of these recordings does NOT include a reference to the Vietnam War?
In her 1970 song, Big Yellow Taxi, Joni Mitchell declared, “They paved Paradise …”
In the classic 1969 film, Easy Rider, who played "Connection," the man that received the contraband cocaine from stars Wyatt "Captain America" (Peter Fonda) and Billy (Dennis Hopper)?
In the 1960s, "Killer Joe" Piro was best known for being ...
Which one of these people disappeared in 1975 and is presumed to be dead, although a body was never found?
What is the object pictured here?Mystery object
What are these women doing?
Can you identify this car?
What did a man popularly called D. B. Cooper famously do in 1971?
Which one of the following did Chairman Mao’s wife prevent from visiting China with President Nixon in 1972?
What was the first Disney film to have a sequel?
Which one of the following is NOT a Disney film?
Who played the mother on both the Lassie and Lost in Space TV shows?
Who is generally acknowledged to be the creator of Gonzo journalism* ?
* a style of journalism in which the reporters themselves become central figures of their stories
What was the most popular brand of toothpaste or tooth powder in the U.S. from the 1920s through the late 1950s?
Which one of the following was a market researcher for the Ipana toothpaste "Brusha, brusha, brusha" ad campaign, featuring Bucky Beaver, before becoming otherwise famous?
"Bent Fabric" is ...
Who was at the microphone during the 1974 Oscars when a man "streaked" on stage?
Rudi Gernreich became famous in 1964 when he ...
What is the object pictured here?
What do the initials PF stand for in the name of the sneakers, PF Flyers?
Can you identify the person in this photo?
Before making it big in the mid-1970s, Barry Manilow was …
In 1988, Bob Dylan stopped someone at a party, hugged him and said, "Don't stop what you're doing, man. We're all inspired by you." To whom was he speaking?
Until 1962, the Volkswagen Beetle lacked ...
Identify Carnaby Street.
What was the first single by a former Beatle to reach #1 on the charts?
George Harrison lost a legal battle over his song, My Sweet Lord, which was deemed to have infringed the copyright for what other song?
What was Lady Bird Johnson's real first name?
Who often exclaimed, "Heavens to Murgatroyd!" ?
Beginning in November 1969, Native Americans staged a 19-month-long occupation of ...
Which of the following, after being elected President, chose not to seek another term in the next election? (Select all that apply.)
Johnny Horton had a #1 hit in 1959 with The Battle of New Orleans. The words of that song celebrate the final battle of which military conflict?
Many pop songs have resurfaced in TV commercials, but I'd Like to Teach the World to Sing (In Perfect Harmony) hit the charts in 1971 after being a commercial jingle for …
Which of the following characters was NOT featured in the original (1977) lineup of the Village People?
The Shadow of Your Smile won an Academy Award for Best Original Song after being featured in what film?
Can you complete this advertising slogan?

"Wow! It sure doesn’t taste like … !”
According to the song, what did Love Potion #9 look like?
Which one of these is NOT an Abbott and Costello movie?
Which of these songs is based almost entirely on verses from the Bible?
What does the expression to “get rubber” mean?
Paul Cole, a 58-year-old American tourist, is pictured on the front of which Beatles album?
The Shangri-Las’ 1964 song, Leader of the Pack, was followed, two months later, by a parody called Leader of the ...
What warning often accompanied the punched cards mailed with utility bills?
What was the name of the on-board computer in 2001:A Space Odyssey?
Which song from 1968 included the following lyrics?
What's your name?
(What's your name?)
Who's your daddy?
(Who's your daddy? He rich?)
Is he rich like me?
Complete this advertising slogan from the '50s and '60s:

"______ is our most important product."
Which character's animated cartoons were often mini-operas, with the dialogue sung rather than spoken?
The 1967 Swedish film, I Am Curious (Yellow), was notorious for its nudity and sex scenes. Which one of the following appeared in it? (No, not in one of those scenes.)
In 1972, Bobby Fischer won the World Chess Championship in Reykjavik, Iceland by defeating ...
How big was the infamous gap in the Watergate tapes?
Which one of the following was NOT involved in the Watergate scandal?
Which of the following did NOT headline a tour in England for which The Beatles were a supporting/warm-up act?
Arthur Fiedler was ...
The first restaurant in the McDonald's chain opened in 1955. How much did its hamburgers cost?
In the ‘50s and ‘60s, what would parents and school nurses put on your skinned knee?
Can you arrange these McDonald's offerings in the order they were introduced?
Which one of the following ingredients was NOT in McDonald's original Big Mac?
1963”s Surf City was the first surf song to reach #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. Who recorded it?
Where, as the song goes, were there “two girls for every boy” ?
To what does the term "Sanforization" refer?
One of the following was a Quaker. Which one?
Can you complete this advertising slogan?

"Don't wait to be told, you need ... "
Back in the '50s and '60s, on which of these items might you have found the Kelvinator brand name?
Who gained fame as the Galloping Gourmet?
"I'm no fool, no-siree / I want to live to be 93!" was the theme song of a series of educational cartoons from the late 1950s that taught schoolchildren about hazards such as traffic, fire, and sharp objects. Can you name the host of the "I'm No Fool" series?
On the Rocky and His Friends animated TV series, what nation did spies Boris and Natasha work for?
Which one of the following was NOT a member of the Rat Pack?
TV commercials for which brand of chewing gum featured a special dance step named for the gum?
Which make of car sported, during the 1960s, the largest emblem (logo) ever put on a regular production passenger vehicle?
Many recall Boris and Natasha on the Rocky and His Friends animated TV series. But do you know Natasha’s surname?
Which one of these was a Top 40 hit song in 1965?
"For those who think young"was an advertising slogan for what product?
When Richard Nixon resigned the presidency in 1974, to whom did he address his letter of resignation?
“They often call me Speedoo, but my real name is …”
Since 1973, what are American League baseball pitchers no longer required to do?
Five of these brands are named after actual people. Can you spot them? (Select all that apply.)
In what town did the Cleavers live on TV's Leave it to Beaver ?
Can you match each TV show with its theme music?
Note: In some browsers, you may need to manually pause one theme before playing another.
The recording artist known as Donovan had several hit records in the ‘60s, including Sunshine Superman and Mellow Yellow. What's his real name?
The actor who played the title role in Bachelor Father also starred in which other show?
Can you identify the TV show for which this was the theme music?

Can you identify the TV show for which this was the theme music?

Can you identify the TV show for which this was the theme music?

Can you identify the TV show for which this was the theme music?

The Partridge Family TV sitcom was inspired by and loosely based on an actual pop music family. Which one?
All but one of the following are recipients of the Oscar, Tony, Emmy, and Grammy awards. Which one is NOT a member of this exclusive "Grand Slam" club?
Which of the following did NOT often perform as a comedy team?
On which TV program would you most likely hear this catch-phrase?

"Six, two, and even -- over and out."
This distinguished-looking gentleman was seen in advertisements for ...
Since 1997, the popular Chex line of breakfast cereals has been made by General Mills. Who made them in the ‘50s and ‘60s?
Many TV game shows of the ‘50s and ‘60s featured merchandise and prizes from one of these mail-order catalogs. Which one?
From 1927-1975, A&P was the largest food retailer in the U.S. (until 1965, its largest retailer of any kind). What was the full name of the company?
Who first recorded Hound Dog, in 1952?
"Choo-Choo Charlie" was a character used in advertising for which of these?
Which of the following James Bond movies was a spoof, assembled by five directors and ten writers, unrelated to the "straight" Bond films starring Sean Connery, Roger Moore, etc.?
Whose 1950s advertising campaign quickly transformed its product from one favored by women into one thought of as manly?
They say life imitates art. Which one of these played a character with a certain job on a TV sitcom, and later held that same job in real life?
What’s the name of the game pictured here?
Who used the advertising slogan

“Blow in her face and she’ll follow you anywhere.” ?
Whose TV variety show included a segment introduced by girls singing

"Letters -- We get letters -- We get stacks and stacks of letters" ?
Can you identify this character?
Who was Margie's "boyfriend" in the '50s TV show, My Little Margie ?
In the Peanuts comic strip, which character spent each Halloween in the pumpkin patch waiting for the Great Pumpkin to arrive?
What did John Wayne and Phyllis Schlafly have in common?
The rock 'n' roll nostalgia group Sha Na Na derived its name from the lyrics of what song?
“This is the dawning of the Age of ____ .”
Remember 1962's Papa-Oom-Mow-Mow, by the Rivingtons? What does the lead vocalist sing about?
Which one of the following was typically white in the '50s and '60s, but is now usually another color?
Can you identify the person in this photo?
Can you identify the person in this photo?
What was the name of the hotel on Petticoat Junction ?
In late 1966, Gary Lewis and the Playboys performed on The Ed Sullivan Show. Gary, who was just about to enter the Army, sang One Last Kiss, and a girl from the audience was invited onstage to kiss him goodbye. The song and the kiss mirrored a scene from which Broadway musical?
Whose catchphrase was "Well, I'll be a dirty bird!" ?
What famous sports figure was shaved by Farrah Fawcett in a 1978 TV ad for her line of Fabergé hair products and fragrances?
Contestants on Truth or Consequences who failed to answer a tricky question correctly were met with a loud sound from ...
In 1964-65, Shirley Ellis had a Top 10 hit with The Name Game. Which of the following names would it be wise to avoid while playing her game?
Back in the ‘50s and ‘60s, many editions of The Saturday Evening Post featured cover art by …
On You Bet Your Life, with Groucho Marx, what happened if a contestant said the secret word?
In the 1967 hit, Ode to Billie Joe, the narrator -- or someone who looked like her -- and Billie Joe McAllister were seen "throwing something off the Tallahatchie Bridge."  What was it that they threw?
Which TWO of these events occurred during the 1950s? 
In the U.S. prior to 1967, the Memorial Day holiday was officially known as ...
George Fenneman is/was ...
How many husbands has Zsa Zsa Gabor had, to date?
Which one of the following was NOT one of Elizabeth Taylor's husbands?
What was Harry S. Truman’s middle name?
Which one of these was NOT the screen name of a "Bond Girl" in a 007 film?
In 1962, an oral vaccine developed by Dr. Albert Sabin was introduced to combat …
What's the name of this game?
In the ‘50s and ‘60s, which one of these was a sweetened puffed-wheat breakfast cereal?
Can you identify Nik-L-Nip ?
To what does “wow and flutter” refer?
Who recommended that their product be used three times a day?
When a standard audio cassette is playing, how fast does the tape move?
In the 1950s, which product used the ad slogan

“Relief is just a swallow away.” ?
Can you identify Zip Gun ?
What does ICBM stand for?
Kodak introduced the Instamatic camera in 1963. For which one of these innovations is the Instamatic known?
What was the name of the launch vehicle (rocket) used by NASA for the Gemini manned spaceflight program (1965-66)?
From whose mail-order catalog did Wile E. Coyote obtain the various contraptions with which he hoped to catch the Road Runner?
Can you identify this movie theme music?

Frank Sinatra carried a roll of dimes at all times, from 1963 until his death in 1998. Why did he start doing this?
Which of the following is the only* U.S. president to have been divorced?
* as of December, 2011
Which one of the following had a White House wedding?
Which world leader was prevented, for security reasons, from visiting Disneyland in 1959?
Audrey Hepburn starred in the 1964 film version of My Fair Lady, but she only lip-synced the songs. Who supplied Eliza Doolittle’s singing voice?
Who or what is a “Wankel” ?
What does the “CB” stand for in “CB radio”?
The DC-10 wide-body jet airliner was introduced in 1971. Which company built it?
Idlewild Airport is mentioned in the theme song for an early-'60s TV sitcom. Where was it?
Addition of fluoride to public water supplies became widespread in the U.S. around 1960, in order to ...
Which one of these was introduced in 1972 and, due to its popularity and commercial success, launched the video arcade game industry?
Who was known as Ol' Blue Eyes?
Hey, whatcha got pokin’ out, there?
The first season of Saturday Night Live included skits in the Land of Gorch, featuring …
In 1960, Bulova introduced the first wristwatch to use a tuning fork and electronic circuitry; it emitted a soft hum rather than a ticking sound. What was it called?
What is the object pictured here?
Before replacing Shemp Howard as one of The Tthree Stooges, Joe Besser was a regular on The Abbott and Costello Show, playing a 40-year-old man dressed in a Little Lord Fauntleroy suit. What was this character's name?
Can you identify this icon of "weirdo shirts" and 1950s-1960s hot rod culture?
To what product did President Jimmy Carter’s younger brother lend his name?
In 1965, Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards was nearly electrocuted during a concert in Sacramento, California. What is believed to have saved his life?
Which one of these was NOT part of the ‘60s dance craze?
Which famous sports figure became the commercial spokesperson for Mr. Coffee electric coffee makers?
Who was Marilyn Monroe’s first husband?
Marvel Comics has trademarked the sound that Spider-Man's web shooter makes. That sound is:
When introduced in 1959, Chatty Cathy dolls could say 11 different phrases. Which one of these was NOT among them?
Can you identify Bild Lilli?
Can you identify the person in this 2002 photo?
Who suggested, in 1967, that we should “Turn on, tune in, drop out” ?
Who was Abbie Hoffman?
Who did the Youth International Party (“Yippies”) support for President in 1968?
Which movie from the 1960s was said to have made thousands of people afraid of taking a shower?
Which TV show was subtitled "American Scene Magazine"?
Both Neil Diamond and the Hollies had hits with the record, He Ain't Heavy, He's My Brother. Where did the songwriters get that phrase from?
Who reportedly made Lady Bird Johnson burst into tears at a White House luncheon in 1968?
Can you identify this sound?

Edward D. Wood, Jr. wrote and directed a film, released in 1959, that some critics have called “the worst movie ever made”. Which film was this?
Can you identify Bwana Devil ?
Identify VISTA from 1964:
One of the following fictitious entities was featured on TV’s The Name of the Game (1968-71) and later become a reality. Which one?
Who won the Korean War?
Which of the following was once employed as a Playboy Bunny?
Theodor Geisel was a successful writer, but he used a pseudonym. What was it?
The “Dear Abby” advice column was started in 1956, by …
Robert Loggia starred in the 1966-67 TV series, T.H.E. Cat.  What did T.H.E. stand for?
Billy Graham, Dick Clark, and Joe DiMaggio all ...
P. D. Q. Bach scholar, "Professor" Peter Schickele, claimed to be Chairman of the Department of Musical Pathology at what school?
Can you identify the original members of The Mamas and the Papas? (Select four.)
Which of these foreign-language pop hits contains the line, translated into English, "I'm not a sailor -- I'm a captain!" ?
Satirist Tom Lehrer contributed several songs to which TV series in the mid-'60s?
in what car did Tod and Buz tour the U.S.A. on TV's Route 66 ?
"Cowabunga!" -- the expression of awe or surprise used in the 1960s by surfers and, decades later, by Bart Simpson and the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles -- came from ...
What was on the reverse side of the Kennedy half dollar when it was introduced in 1964?
What plane was flown by the airmen of TV's 12 O'Clock High ?
In her 1964 hit song, Petula Clark suggested that you should go Downtown and listen to what type of music?
Janis Ian wrote and recorded her first hit single, Society’s Child, in 1964, when she was 13. What was the song about?
Whose flag was this?
Other than Psycho, can you name two movies featuring Anthony Perkins?
What is the object pictured here?
Who had a #1 hit in 1953 with (How Much Is) That Doggie in the Window?
Although it would be considered very politically incorrect today, Ray Stevens’ novelty song, Ahab the Arab, reached #5 on Billboard's top 40 chart in 1962. What was the name of Ahab’s camel?
Who had a big hit with Personality in 1959?
What has Microsoft’s Bill Gates called “the first interactive TV show” ?
Who had a hit record in 1962 with Speedy Gonzales ?
This excerpt from Elton John’s 1972 hit, Crocodile Rock, reminded many* of which previous song?
* enough so that it prompted a lawsuit

Can you identify the object pictured here?
Who had a #1 hit single with the song, Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds ?
Back in the sixties, these teams had something in common.  What was it?

Boston Patriots Buffalo Bills Denver Broncos Houston Oilers Oakland Raiders
Remember Witch Doctor, by David Seville? Which one of these was NOT part of the song's chorus?
In the liner notes of Meet the Beatles, the first Beatles album released in the U.S., Capitol Records used the phrase "pudding basin" to describe ...
In which film did Doris Day sing, Que Sera, Sera (Whatever Will Be, Will Be) ?
Whose flag was this?
Back in the ‘50s and ‘60s, if you used something with the brand name LePage’s, it was probably …
Which of the following comedians often appeared on the “borscht belt” circuit in New York’s Catskill Mountains? (Check all that apply, if any.)
Can you identify Laszlo Toth ?
Carrie Fisher played Princess Leia in Star Wars. Can you name her parents?
Which television actor had been a professional baseball and basketball figure, playing for both the Brooklyn Dodgers and the Boston Celtics?
What was the name of the fictional great ape who adopted John Clayton after her own baby died?
I fought the law …
In 1950s TV commercials, Clorets chewing gum was touted as having which ingredient?
The 1969 film, Hercules in New York, featured an unlikely pair of actors. Which one?
Which parent-child pair won a pair of Oscars for the same movie?
At the Academy Awards, which film beat Star Wars for the best film of 1977?
Hubert Humphrey said that he may have lost the 1968 election because …
What did Richard Nixon say during his brief appearance on Rowan and Martin’s Laugh-In in September, 1968?
In the third season of the 1960s TV show, Batman, the crime-fighting duo was joined by Batgirl, who was identified as:
If you were lucky, there was a song named after you. Which one of the following was NOT the title of a ‘50s-‘60s Top Ten hit song?
Which of these was NOT one of the 10 most popular names given to baby girls in the 1950s?
Which of these was NOT one of the 10 most popular names given to baby boys in the 1950s?
In 1967, there was a rumor -- since debunked -- that one could get high by smoking ...
What was the name of the vampire on TV’s Dark Shadows daytime soap opera?
In 1960, Israeli agents captured a high-ranking Nazi fugitive in Buenos Aires, Argentina. What was his name?
Which Top 20 song from the 1960s is sung mostly in Creole slang -- the exact translation of which is a matter of dispute?
In an oft-replayed appearance on The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, who demonstrated his tomahawk-throwing skills, but hit the target embarrassingly low?
To which Indian tribe did Howdy Doody‘s Chief Thunderthud belong?
Which of the following TV shows was a spin-off of another spin-off?
Can you identify this sound?

Which 1965 film was dedicated to Elias Howe, who in 1846 invented the sewing machine?
The 1961 Academy Award for Best Original Song went to Moon River. In which film was it featured?
Can you identify this sound?

Can you identify Royal and Underwood?
In Chuck Berry’s song, Memphis, Tennessee (or simply Memphis, as in Johnny Rivers’ 1964 version), who is the singer trying to contact on the telephone?
Which of these best paraphrases the advice given by Gerry and the Pacemakers in a 1964 hit song?
Which of these best paraphrases the advice given by Jimmy Soul in a 1963 hit song?
In a famous routine, Abbott and Costello (well, Costello, anyway)
proves that 7 X 13 equals ...
In 1965, an organization was formed to promote worldwide education through musical performances. What was its name?
Which one of these was NOT a hit song by the 1910 Fruitgum Company during the 1960s?
Can you identify Wilma Rudolph?
Can you match each of these '50s-'70s-era world leaders with his/her nation?
Who was the last* U.S. president who did not have a daughter?
* as of 2012
“Jeremiah was a bullfrog”

is the opening line of a hit song from 1970, written by Hoyt Axton. What was the title of the song?
The final Beatles single to reach #1 on the U.S. charts was ...
In January 1972, Time magazine called the person featured on their cover "TV's first black superstar". Who was thus honored?
Kmart, Walmart, Target, Woolco, and Big-K all opened their first discount stores in 1962.
For several years, CBS’ 60 Minutes featured a segment called Point/Counterpoint, a short debate between pundits on opposite ends of the political spectrum.  One frequent pair was …
Look, up in the sky!
It's a __!
It's a __!
It's __!(3-part answer)
"Doo-Wop" is a style of vocal-based, pop-oriented rhythm-and-blues music popular in the '50s and early '60s; the name is derived from the fact that background vocalists usually sang nonsense syllables such as "doo-wop." But in which of these songs were the words "doo-wop" actually sung? (Two of the songs qualify; choose either one.)
Whose logo is this?
Each of the songs on the left is someone's signature tune. Can you match the songs with their singers?
Lustre-Creme was ...
On which of the following would you find a tone arm?
In what year did the Vietnam War end?
Which one of the following was NOT a member of the Warsaw Pact military alliance (1955-1991) ?
Can you complete these TV show titles?
With a name like ___, it has to be good.
Who used the slogan

“A mind is a terrible thing to waste.” ?
It’s 11 o’clock. Do you know where your ____ are?
Which of the following events, unlikely though it may seem, occurred in June, 1969? Two of the choices are correct; pick either one.
In January, 1967, an event billed as The Human Be-In took place. Where?
Thinking back to the ‘50s and ‘60s, can you identify Y. A. Tittle ?
Can you name each of the classic albums whose cover art is shown here?
In 1960, an American airplane was shot down over Soviet airspace. What kind of plane was it?
What was special about the Monty Python Matching Tie and Handkerchief record album (U.S. release 1975) ?
Can you match the names with the musical groups?
What is meant by the term “Fosbury Flop” ?
Many songs of the '50s and '60s dealt with deaths of one kind or another. Can you match these songs with the deaths their lyrics speak of?
Which product used the famously finicky Morris the Cat in its TV commercials?
Fearing that they were too morbid for American Bandstand, Dick Clark insisted that the lyrics of a hit song be changed for his program, despite the fact that the original version told a true story. What was the song?
"Minuet in G major" from 1725’s Notebook for Anna Magdalena Bach (often attributed to J.S. Bach) is the basis for the melody of what hit song?
A 1971 concert by Frank Zappa and the Mothers of Invention in Montreux, Switzerland, ended prematurely. Why?
The lyrics of Procol Harum’s 1967 hit song, A Whiter Shade of Pale, make reference to a certain literary work. Which one?
Which one of these was the first Beatles album to contain only their original compositions?
Fred MacMurray played the father on TV’s My Three Sons. What was his character’s occupation?
What was the first Disney film to have a sequel feature film?
A #1 hit song from 1966 included the lyrics:
You keep lyin' when you oughta be truthin'
And you keep losin' when you oughta not bet
What song was this?
Former New York Yankees pitcher Jim Bouton wrote a controversial tell-all book in 1970. What was its title?
Which cereal is touted as the "Breakfast of Champions" ?
Who used the advertising slogan:

"We try harder" ?
Merle Haggard had a big country hit in 1969 titled,

Okie . . .
Which one of the following was often heard butchering the song, Oh My Darling, Clementine ?
Phil Silvers played Sgt. Bilko on The Phil Silvers Show. What was Bilko’s first name?
In the early days, The Beatles recorded several covers (their versions of songs written by others), including one from which hit Broadway show?
Which TV cartoon featured characters named Ty Coon, Vincent van Gopher, Pig Newton, Muskie Muskrat, Moley Mole, and Possible 'Possum?
In the Smokey Stover comic strip, what was the main character’s job?
What’s the name of Beetle Bailey’s nemesis?
Which product was advertised as “the Uncola” ?
Aren't you glad you use _____?  (Don't you wish everybody did?)
What kind of car was TV’s My Mother the Car?
The U.S. boycotted the 1980 Summer Olympics in Moscow. Why?
In the 1964-65 animated TV series, Jonny Quest, what was Jonny’s surname?
Ohio is one of the few U.S. states with an official rock song. What song is it?
In 1962, The Marvelettes had a hit song whose title was a telephone number. What was the number?
Whose catchphrase was “Dy-no-MITE” ?
Can you match each TV show with the first name of its title character?
Which actor portrayed the same character in the movie and TV versions of M*A*S*H ?
Of the following artists, which was the only one to perform at the Woodstock Festival in August, 1969?
We’ve all played with NERF toys, but do you know what the name NERF stands for?
Can you identify Chuck Yeager?
The U.S. Postal Service’s ZIP code system was introduced in 1963. What does ZIP stand for?
Which TV game show is described below?
The winner, to the musical accompaniment of Pomp and Circumstance, would be draped in a sable-trimmed red velvet robe, given a glittering jeweled crown to wear, placed on a velvet-upholstered throne, and handed a dozen long-stemmed roses.
In 1957, Governor Orval Faubus called out the National Guard to stop African-American students from attending high school. Of which state was he the Governor?
"I'm gonna __ like a __ and sting like a bee." - Muhammad Ali
Many naval warships are nuclear powered, but what was the first nuclear powered civilian vessel?
In the '50s and '60s, the name Norge was most often seen in connection with...
Martial arts master Bruce Lee co-starred on which '60s TV series?
Where did TV’s Laverne and Shirley work?
When a typewriter rang a small bell, what did it mean?
In cool weather, Polaroid instant photos developed very slowly. What did Polaroid suggest that you do if the temperature was 40°F or below?
Can you identify Evelyn Wood?
In the ‘50s and ‘60s, the name Gregg was most often associated with…
Can you identify Hydrox?
Where were these now-defunct amusement parks located?
Thinking back to the ‘50s and ‘60s, can you identify Haystacks Calhoun?
What was the setting for the L'il Abner comic strip?
Who portrayed Minnesota Fats opposite Paul Newman's "Fast Eddie" Felson in the 1961 film, The Hustler?
Can you identify this TV theme music?

Can you identify this TV theme music?

What does the modern-day desktop or laptop computer’s keyboard have that the typical U.S.-English manual typewriter of the ‘50s and ‘60s lacked? (Check all that apply, and be careful — it's tricky.)
North Korea captured a U.S. Navy vessel in early 1968, and held its crew there for most of the year. What was the name of the ship?
“This is not your father's _____.”
Can you complete this phrase, popularized in the '60s by underground comix artist R. Crumb?
What did Creedence Clearwater Revival want to know in 1970?
The PAM cooking spray was introduced in 1961. The name PAM is an acronym for ...
In the Bobbsey Twins series of children's books, the family had two sets of fraternal twins.  What were the twins' first names?
The "nonfiction novel", The Electric Kool-Aid Acid Test, was published in 1968.  Who wrote it?
The novel, Lolita, was published in 1955.  Who was its author?
Nebraska has an official State Soft Drink.  What is it?
In TV commercials, which product was touted as being “fruit juicy”?
What color are the stripes on the typical barber pole?
Which Apollo 11 astronaut remained in lunar orbit in the command module while the other two continued to the Moon's surface?
Which beer was advertised with the slogan:

"The beer that made Milwaukee famous" ?
The original Monopoly game board featured properties (e.g., Marvin Gardens, St. Charles Place) named after actual places in or near which city?
The original Monopoly game board featured four railroad properties. What were their names? (Select four.)
Complete this advertising slogan: "Ruffles _____"
Complete this '60s musical refrain:

"Hey!  You!  Get off of my __."

Match the make of the car with the model from 1960.
Complete the title of this 1966 hit by Mitch Ryder and the Detroit Wheels:

Devil with ______ On
Which one of these bandleaders had a #1 instrumental hit on Billboard's Hot 100 pop chart in 1961?
While JFK was president, his family had several pets, including which one of these?
Which one of these was First Cat of the United States?
All but one of these quotes are attributed to NY Yankees great, Yogi Berra. Which one is NOT a Yogiism?
From 1955 to 1977, the "Clown Prince of Basketball" played for the Harlem Globetrotters. He was known as ...
On The Adventures of Jim Bowie, what was the title character's preferred weapon?
The animated series, The Rocky and Bullwinkle Show, had several segments. Which one of these was NOT among them?
In what year do The Jetsons live?
Where did George Jetson work?
Who was the first character on a hit American sitcom to get married and become a mother during the show's run, AND keep her job?
Which was the first and only* American TV series to earn a #1 Nielsen rating for its premiere episode?
* as of December, 2012
Janis Joplin was the lead singer for which rock band?
The rock band The Who was famous for ...
Love it or hate it, the Edsel was produced by Ford Motor Company from 1958 until 1960, and was named for ...
In 1968, who famously quipped,

"In the future, everyone will be world-famous for 15 minutes." ?
Match each James Bond film with the appropriate villain.
After a lengthy career as a more or less standard classical musician, organist Virgil Fox "went psychedelic" in the early 1970s with a series of flamboyant live organ concerts aimed mostly at rock music fans. These performances, most of which included light shows in venues such as Fillmore East, were called ...
“Let your fingers do the walking …”
Frankie Ford had a hit record in 1959, singing:

"Oo-ee, oo-ee baby, won't you let me take you ..."
On the Rhoda TV sitcom, the doorman was often heard on the intercom, but we never saw his face. What was his name?
In which mountains did the Beverly Hillbillies live before moving to Beverly Hills?
What was the name of the Cartwrights’ cook on Bonanza?
Beetle Bailey has a relative in another comic strip. Who is it?
Mary Tyler Moore's production company, MTM Enterprises, created several hit TV series, all of which showed the MTM logo at the end of each show. What distinctive feature did the logo have?
According to the lyrics of the song that introduced it, doing which dance was "easier than learning your ABC's"?
Two different actors portrayed Samantha’s husband, Darin, on TV's Bewitched. Can you name them? (Select two.)
Which TV show announced:

"You unlock this door with the key of imagination" ?
This brawny fellow was used to advertise which type of product in 1959?
Which one of the following was a recurring segment on The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour (1967-69)?
Whose TV variety show featured frequent appearances by the June Taylor Dancers, with overhead camera shots of the group making geometric patterns?
What slogan accompanied this product logo?
Which one of the following snacks was named after a sports figure?
Who is the only* musician to have been honored with a ticker tape parade in New York City?
* as of March, 2013
Who recorded the 1973 novelty song, Basketball Jones featuring Tyrone Shoelaces?
"Wellbee," shown here in a strategically-edited poster from 1963, promoted ...
On which car was the Batmobile of ‘60s TV’s Batman based?
Nine popes led the Catholic church during the 20th century. One of them died after serving for just 33 days. What was his name?
Whose slogan was:

Better Things for Better Living...Through Chemistry ?
In which of his hits did Elvis Presley attempt to quote Shakespeare?
In 1966, Nancy Sinatra had a #1 hit record titled, These Boots Are Made for ...
Who was Ralph Bunche?
"If I knew you were comin' I'd've ..."
Near the beginning of The Graduate (1967), a party guest offers one word of advice to Benjamin. What word is that?
Complete this line from the 1959 song, Seven Little Girls Sitting in the Back Seat, by Paul Evans:

"We're having fun sittin' in the back seat ..."
Which TV theme song promised, “You’ll laugh so hard, your sides will ache” ?
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) was created by executive order and later ratified by Congress. Who issued the executive order?
Which of these pop songs, when released, urged listeners to do a dance that didn't exist?
A character portrayed by Edd Byrnes on TV inspired a pop song titled,

_____, Lend Me Your Comb.
In the 1971 film, Dirty Harry, what was Harry Callahan's (Clint Eastwood) radio call sign?
This image is an example of ...
What was the normal film speed (frame rate) of 8mm home movies?
In 1960, the unit of measurement "cycles per second" (cps) was replaced and is now known as ...
In how many feature films (musicals and concert documentaries, from 1956-1972) did Elvis Presley appear?
Which TV character frequently used the phrase, "It's a doozy, Mr. B." ?
On which of these TV programs did Andy Devine co-star?
Can you identify Lewis Erskine?
The LaSalle, a sort of junior-varsity Cadillac formerly manufactured by General Motors, was mentioned in which TV show's theme song?
Jimi Hendrix, Janis Joplin, and Jim Morrison were the same age when they died. How old were they?
Who played the title role in the 1953 film, Calamity Jane ?
In 1968, a well-known landmark was purchased by a private individual, who moved it to Arizona. Which landmark was this?
The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy imagined by writer Douglas Adams contains a short entry on the planet Earth. What does it say?
Which of these was NOT used to describe The Purple People Eater in Sheb Wooley’s song from 1958?
Which of the following characters was NOT featured in underground comix of the late 1960s?
What song is this audio clip from?

In what city was the radio/TV police drama Dragnet set?
What was the name of the summer camp in Allan Sherman's 1963 song, Hello Muddah, Hello Fadduh?
Which of the following, while plentiful in the U.S. during the ‘50s and ‘60s, are seldom seen today? (Select all that apply, if any.)
What was the main selling point of the '70s-era Earth Shoe?
On which classic TV show would you most likely hear the words, "Let's flip over all the cards"?
The 1968 film, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, was based on a children's book published four years earlier. Who wrote that book?
Match each music group with one of its members.
Match each music group with one of its members.
Match each music group with one of its members.
When it was introduced in 1965, what new beverage was advertised as being "The Sassy One" ?
Big Shot, introduced in 1963, was ...
In his 1973 song, Bad, Bad Leroy Brown, Jim Croce described Leroy as being "meaner than _____ ".
A radio announcer’s test/warm-up script popularized by Jerry Lewis began, “One hen, two ducks”. Which of these followed? (Select all that apply, if any.)
Remember this test pattern from the days of black-and-white TV? You'd see it while the engineers adjusted the transmitter, after the station signed off for the night. In the U.S., what image was located where the question mark is?
Before the flat screen monitor, TVs and computers used bulky CRT displays. What did “CRT” stand for?
Who were Mark Goodson and Bill Todman?
Can you identify Stuart Sutcliffe?
Play-Doh children's modeling compound was introduced in the mid-1950s, but the compound had been used for a different purpose since it was developed in the 1930s. What was its original purpose?
Which products were advertised and sold around the holidays with the tagline, "Open me first" ?
TV westerns were very popular in the ‘50s and ‘60s. Can you match each of these classic westerns with one of its main characters?
What was the film Born Free (1966) about?
Remember the 1957 Disney film, Old Yeller? Who or what was the title character?
Outside which of these would you most likely find a wooden statue of an American Indian?
Everyone remembers S&H Green Stamps, but do you recall what "S&H" stood for?
Who are these characters?
Whose motto was: "Workers of the world, unite!"
The drug Thalidomide was introduced in 1957. Unfortunately, its use by pregnant women resulted in a wide range of birth defects – so much so that it is still referred to as the Thalidomide Tragedy.

Thalidomide was originally marketed to relieve which of the following symptoms? (Check all that apply, if any.)
What company was headquartered at “Checkerboard Square”?
Who sang the 1965 R&B hit, Rescue Me ?
Be-Bop-A-Lula was a top-ten hit song in 1956, and has since been recorded by many artists. Who recorded the original hit version?
B. B. King had a major hit in 1970 with his recording of a slow blues song titled

The _____ Is Gone.
1967’s Different Drum was the first hit record for Linda Ronstadt, as a member of which music group?
Can you complete the title of the first song co-written by Mick Jagger and Keith Richards of the Rolling Stones?

As _____ Go By.
Before Crosby, Stills & Nash, David Crosby was a member of which music group?
Only one of the following statements about the Columbo TV series is true. Which one?
The Reprise record label was founded in 1960. By whom?
The comic book super-villain Bizarro was conceived as a "mirror image” of …
In what city did Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. delivered his "I Have a Dream" speech (August 28, 1963) ?
In the 1968 film The Party, Peter Sellers' character spends nearly half a minute doing which one of these things, non-stop?
Complete this classic ad slogan: "Which twin _____ ?"
Can you spot the person whose birth name was Leslie Lynch King, Jr.?
What’s the next lyric line from The Moody Blues’ 1970 song, Question ?
Why do we never get an answer
when we’re knocking at the door
with a thousand million questions
________ ?
Which one of the following celebrities married into the Kennedy family in 1954?
Barbara-Ann reached #13 on Billboard's Hot 100 chart in 1961. Who recorded it?
The Stonewall riots in the summer of 1969 are viewed today as one of the most important events leading to ...
According to a Rolling Stone article at the time, December 6, 1969 was "rock and roll's all-time worst day, ... a day when everything went perfectly wrong." What happened on that day?
Can you identify this TV theme music?

Before it was appropriated by Rowan and Martin's Laugh-In, the line:

"Here come de judge!"

was part of whose comedy routine?
Can you identify this TV theme music?

In the 1968 Beatles song, Back in the U.S.S.R., the lyrics speak of returning to the Soviet Union on a BOAC flight from ...
Silly Putty came in a ...
Which one of the following was NOT a character in the Boomer-era version of the Candy Land board game?
In December 1961, the Associated Press issued an apology for a news story it had reported that quickly turned out to be false. It was the first such apology the AP had issued since 1945, when it had prematurely announced the end of World War II. The 1961 incorrect story reported that ...
Which one of these milestones in the history of color TV in the U.S. occurred first?
In a 1967 Top-10 hit song, The 5th Dimension asked:

Wouldn't you like to ____ ?
Following the huge success of the Peanuts-themed 1962 book, Happiness Is a Warm Puppy (on the best-seller list for two years), TV host Johnny Carson came out with his own comedic version in 1967, also a best-seller. Its title was:

Misery Is ____
In 1968, Tammy Wynette had a big country hit titled ...
Country singer Jeannie C. Riley had a big crossover hit song in 1968 titled ...
Which city did Godzilla destroy in the original 1954 film?
Can you identify Thor Heyerdahl?
Comic books advertised the premiums kids could earn -- including cameras, bicycles, air rifles, and radios -- by selling something with the brand name White Cloverine. What was it?
What caption typically accompanied this drawing?
On which one of these classic TV shows would you regularly hear,

Come in, mystery challenger, and sign in please.   ?
Which popular TV sitcom was adapted from a cartoon that ran in The Saturday Evening Post?
Which one of these artists did NOT make the Billboard Hot 100 chart with a song from the musical Hair?
Can you identify Andrea Doria?
What was the first TV sitcom (on a broadcast network) to portray a married couple sleeping in the same bed?
What was the first song by The Rolling Stones to reach #1 on the Billboard Hot 100?
Which of these best describes the 1967 film, Cool Hand Luke?
Can you find the correct match for each of these rock group names?
On the British TV series The Prisoner, Patrick McGoohan portrayed a former secret agent who was confined to a mysterious coastal village and assigned a new identity. What was that identity?
Xerox Corporation was founded in 1906 under a name that began with one of these terms. Which one?
When did "In God we trust" become the official motto of the United States?
Can you identify Illya Kuryakin?
In August 1966, broadcasters in Spain, South Africa, and the Netherlands banned records by The Beatles. Why?
What was the name on McHale's ship on TV's McHale's Navy?
Identify this character -- the boy, not the dog:
Whose catchphrase was, "The Devil made me do it." ?
Who played Genghis Khan in the epic 1956 film, The Conqueror ?
Which musical artist was named for an 18th century English agriculturalist who changed farming by inventing a horse-drawn seed drill?
Which one of the following celebrities is a former Miss America?
From which spiritual advisor did The Beatles personally seek guidance?
In the Baby Boomer era, Haggis Baggis was ...
Which of these "Brothers" musical groups did not actually have any brothers among its members?
Several of Elvis Presley's early singles did well on the C&W charts, but what song marked his debut on Billboard's Top 100 pop chart in February 1956?
The famous "Hemi Under Glass" drag racer was so named because a fuel-injected Chrysler Hemi engine was mounted in the rear of the car, and was visible through the rear window. There were several built in the late '60s, all based on the ...


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