'55  FACTS

1955 SPORTS NEWS

- World Series Champion..........Brooklyn Dodgers
- U.S. Open Golf.......................Jack Fleck
- Pro Football Champion...........Cleveland Browns
- Stanley Cup Winner................Detroit Red Wings
- NCAA Basketball Champion....San Francisco
- College Football Champion.....Oklahoma
- Heisman Trophy Winner.........Howard Cassady from Ohio State

1955 COST OF LIVING

- New House.............. $ 10,950.00
- Average Income....... $ 4,137.00 per year
- New Car................... $ 1,910.00
- Average Rent............ $ 87.00 per month
- Regis.(tuition) Fee at Univ. of FLa.......... $ 75.00 one semester
- Movie Ticket.............. .75 c each
- Gasoline.................... .23 c per gallon
- U..S. Postage Stamp.. .3 c each


MOVIES

- Marty (Academy Award)
- Rebel Without a Cause
- Lady and the Tramp
- To Catch a Thief
- East of Eden
- The Seven Year Itch
  MUSIC

- Rock Around the Clock - Bill Haley & His Comets
- Ain't That a Shame - Pat Boone
- Autumn Leaves - Roger Williams
- Ballad of Davy Crockett - Bill Hayes
- Hearts of Stone - The Fontaine Sisters
- Learnin' the Blues - Frank Sinatra
- Let Me Go, Lover - Joan Weber
- Sixteen Tons - "Tennessee" Ernie Ford
- Love Is a Many Splendered Thing - Four Aces
- Sincerely - T