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Trivia From The Late 50's / Early 60's

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Trivia From The Late 50

Let's see how much you know about the 50's and 60's.

Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    • A. 

      .05

    • B. 

      .10

    • C. 

      .04

    • D. 

      .08

  • 2. 
    Who won the 1959 Worlds Series of Baseball?
    • A. 

      LA Dodgers

    • B. 

      Chicago White Sox

    • C. 

      St. Louis Cardinals

    • D. 

      Boston Red Sox

  • 3. 
    What movie, staring Charlton Heston, won the Academy Award for Best Picture in 1960?
    • A. 

      The Ten Commandments

    • B. 

      El Cid

    • C. 

      Ben Hur

    • D. 

      Planet of the Apes

  • 4. 
    Complete this prose:The place to pass,  On curves,   You know,   Is only at,   A beauty show
  • 5. 
    Who was Fred Flintstone's neighbor?
  • 6. 
    The song  "Quiet Village" was recorded with the exotic sounds of which group?
    • A. 

      Martin Denny

    • B. 

      Dean Howard

    • C. 

      Howard Dean

    • D. 

      Denny Martin

  • 7. 
    "Smile! You're on ________"
  • 8. 
    Which of these toys / games did NOT appear in 1960?
    • A. 

      Etch-A-Sketch

    • B. 

      Barbie

    • C. 

      Chatty Cathie

    • D. 

      Frisbee

  • 9. 
    Who's favorite saying was "Yabba Dabba Do"
    • A. 

      Bull Moose

    • B. 

      Yogi Bear

    • C. 

      Boo Boo

    • D. 

      Bullwinkle

  • 10. 
    "Never Fear ____________ is Here!"
  • 11. 
    Who were these people?Tim Considine,   Don Grady,  Stanley Livingston,  Barry Livingston
  • 12. 
    What's the name of this 1960's singing group?
    • A. 

      The Belmonts

    • B. 

      Phil, Don and Curt

    • C. 

      Jimmie, Billy and Phil

    • D. 

      Dino, Desi and Billy

  • 13. 
    Not a question, just a really neat TV commercial from the 60's.
    • A. 

      Mattel

    • B. 

      Mattel

  • 14. 
    What phrase was added to the Pledge of Allegiance in the 1950's?
  • 15. 
    Name this 1957 automobile...
    • A. 

      Pontiac

    • B. 

      Buick

    • C. 

      Oldsmobile

    • D. 

      Studebaker

  • 16. 
    Name the old drive-in movie theater and manager at Brookfield.
  • 17. 
    Starred as Jett Rink in this 1956 movie.
  • 18. 
    BHS Superintendent when we graduated.
    • A. 

      Robert Gray

    • B. 

      Earl Helms

    • C. 

      Bob Roberts

    • D. 

      Earl Gray

  • 19. 
    Which was NOT a dance in the 50's/60's
    • A. 

      The Twist

    • B. 

      The Mashed Potato

    • C. 

      The Creep

    • D. 

      The Pony

  • 20. 
    Do you remember __________ skirts?
  • 21. 
    The gathering place on South Main was called "________ Grill".
  • 22. 
    Bank that was on the south-east corner of Main and Brooks St. ______-______ .  (two words)
  • 23. 
    "______ Parks"