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1645 N. Mountain Ave.
Upland, CA 91784
909.949.6363
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Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730
909.941.9555
2420 W. Arrow Route
Upland, CA 91786
909.445.9400

Oh Daddy-O

Do you remember when?
 
  • The price of the average home was $22,000 in 1955.
  • James Dean's first television appearance was in a Pepsi commercial.
  • Marilyn Monroe at the age of 9 years old, spent time at an orphanage, while her mother suffered from mental illness.
  • A postage stamp was 3 cents in 1955.
  • Elvis had a twin brother that was still born.
  • In 1955 unemployment was 4.4%.
  • Frank Sinatra began singing for tips at the age of 8.  He was expelled from high school for his rowdy conduct and never graduated.
  • A loaf of bread was 17 cents in 1955.
  • James Dean's mother died of cancer when he was 9 years old.
  • Lucille Ball was on the first cover of TV Guide Magazine and on more covers than anyone else.
  • In 1955 a Chevrolet Bel Air cost $2,200.00.
  • Crest, the first toothpaste with fluoride clinically proven to fight cavities, was introduced in 1955.
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Say What? Do know what these mean?
 
  • Back seat Bingo
  • Cut the Gas
  • Duck Butt
  • Fake Out
  • Flip Top
  • Grody
  • In Orbit
  • Jacketed
  • Rag Top
  • Razz my Berries
  • Real Gone
  • Royal Shaft
  • Screamer
  • Shoot low, they're riding Shetlands
  • Sides
  • Peepers
  • Smog in the Noggin
  • T.T.T.S.