'55  FACTS

1955 INTERESTING FACTS

- President of the United States........... Dwight Eisenhower

- Vice President of the U..S................... Richard Nixon

- Pulitzer Prize Winner........................... A Fable - William Faulkner

- Nobel Peace Prize Winner............... None awarded in 1955

- Miss America.................................. Lee Meriweather (San Francisco, CA )

- Speaker of US House of Rep........ Joseph W. Martin (R)........then Sam T. Rayburn (D)

- Life Expectancy.........69.6 Years