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1955-1959 Mr. Pop Video Timeline
It was a time when the nation's first baby boomers came of age. The milk and cookies era of TV and mass media. A fascinating era indeed! Rock and roll and Alan Freed, the first transistor radio became available and the Cold War was on. Follow Eisenhower, Russia, communism, French crisis, the space race, Dick Clark, game show scandals and payola. Castro takes over Cuba. 45rpm singles. Black & white television, AM radio and the top-40 revolution and so much more.
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And - you can dedicate any 1950's year in celebration or memorium - it's a special service of the Internet's first dedicated video timeline of the 1950's.