Tag: 1960s

The Big Draft.

The Big Draft (1962) by the Four Preps. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MAxbnXjs6gQ I'll Never Smile Again (1961) by The Platters. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yIr37iYV_zs Love is a Many Splendored Thing (1955) by The Four Aces. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VZz9DHk5lw0 The Mountain's High (1961) by Dick and Dee Dee. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xC90aH2mIWs Heartaches (1961) by The Marcels. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TcnNNbzVThM Michael (1961) by The Highwaymen. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4ikB2Lp4mKA Runaround Sue (1961) … Continue reading The Big Draft.


More Money for You and Me.

More Money for You and Me (1961) by the Four Preps. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=n2SnLaAXksc Mr. Blue (1959) by The Fleetwoods. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m05P36iAAMw Alley Oop (1960) by The Hollywood Argyles. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=U1FxfCYEtmk Smoke Gets in Your Eyes (1958) by The Platters. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oLEqVZRPfm4 In This Whole Wide World (1958) by The Four Freshmen. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MCyOoraQfhM A Worried Man (1959) by The Kingston … Continue reading More Money for You and Me.

LIFE magazine, January 27, 1961.

About a year ago I received a somewhat battered copy of the January 27, 1961 issue of LIFE magazine. The main subject of the magazine was the inauguration of President John F. Kennedy. Because today is Kennedy’s 100th birthday, I decided to post a few highlights from this neat antique. In the words of Marilyn … Continue reading LIFE magazine, January 27, 1961.