What We Really Miss About The 1950s


Some of the hit songs of the 1950’s

  • Wake Up Little Suzie/The Everly Bothers
  • Whole Lot Of Shakin’ Going On/Jerry Lee Lewis
  • Johnny B. Goode/Chuck Berry
  • Be-Bop-A-Lula/Gene Vincent
  • You Send Me/Sam Cooke
  • Earth Angel/The Penguins
  • Put Your Head On My Shoulder/Paul Anka
  • Blueberry Hill/Fats Domino
  • Kansas City/Wilbert Harrison
  • Rock Around The Clock/Bill Haley and His Comets

Popular Hair Styles of the 1950’s

  • Backcombed Bouffant
  • French Twist
  • Beehive
  • Ponytail
  • Chignon
  • Flip
  • French pleat
  • Poodle Cut

1950’s Fashion and Fads

  • Panty Raids
  • Hula Hoop
  • Letter Sweaters
  • Pin Curls
  • Poodle Skirts
  • Permanent Wave – Toni

Shows of the 50’s

  • Danny Thomas Show
  • Perry Como
  • Gunsmoke
  • The Red Skeleton Show
  • Jack Benny Show
  • Wagon Train
  • Father Knows Best
  • Fireside Theatre
  • You Bet Your Life
  • Ted Mack Amateur Hour
  • The Honeymooners
  • The Rifleman
  • Perry Mason
  • The Real McCoys
  • Jack Benny Show
  • What’s My Line?
  • Wyatt Earp
  • Alfred Hitchcock Presents
  • Rawhide
  • Maverick
  • Dennis the Menace
  • Dragnet
  • I Love Lucy
  • The Ed Sullivan Show
  • The Price is Right

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