'55  FACTS

Someone once said: "The richness of our lives is enhanced by the memories we recall back in time." SO. . . Here's a
look at some interesting and nostalgic facts back in 1955 . . .

OCALA FACTS

Ocala Population........12,915 (est)
Marion Co. Pop..........42,005 (est)
Mayor..................Dr Richard Cumming
City Manager..............Jack Baldwin
Sheriff........................Don McLeod
Police Chief................Kenneth Alvarez
Governor of FL...........Leroy Collins
Supt. of Schools.........Broward Lovell
Principal of OHS..........Ollie E. Daugherty
TV Stations available...WMRB and WDBO
Radio Stations.............WTMC and WMOP
Ocala Star Banner........cost 30c a week
Editor......................... .R.N. Dosh

1955 NATIONAL NEWS

- After appearing in "East of Eden" and "Rebel Without A Cause", James Dean is killed in an automobile accident..

- A missile with an atomic warhead is tested in Nevada.

- Harland Sanders begins Colonel Sanders' Kentucky Fried Chicken.

- In 1955, Disneyland - part of the empire that Walt Disney built - opens in California.

1955 TELEVISION FAVORITES

The $64,000 Question (CBS)
I Love Lucy (CBS)
Ed Sullivan Show (CBS)