1950’s

the Golden Age

The 1950s are sometimes referred to as the Golden Age.

The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly of the 1950’s

  • Color TV was invented.
  • The polio vaccine was discovered.
  • Disneyland opened in California.
  • Elvis Presley gyrated his hips on The Ed Sullivan Show.
  • The Cold War continued as the space race between the United States and the Soviet Union began.
  • Segregation was ruled illegal in the U.S.
  • We saw the beginning of the civil rights movement.

About the 1950’s

In 1950

The US Population Was:
The California Population Was:
The Azusa Population Was:
The AHS Student Body Population Was:
The Average Salary - Male Was:
The Average Salary - Female Was:
The Average Cost of Home in Azusa:
The Gasoline Cost Was:
The Food Cost - Loaf of Bread Was:
The Food Cost - 1 Gallon Milk Was:
The Food Cost - 1 Dozen Lg Eggs Was:
The Food Cost - 1lb Coffee Was:

The 1950’s Graduates

1959
Christine
Chris
Galbreth
Feltus
 

News for the 1950’s

Class of 1958 Shout Out!!! December 5, 2018 by TetonTrekker - I don't have much information from your class. Please go to your class page to see it and help us fill in the blanks. Click Links below. Were you in the Band? Your band page is up and running! Click the Alumni Database menu item  to add yourself to your band pages. Join the discussion on our message board at Delphi Forums (free membership required). If it is your first Continue Reading ...
Class of 1957 Shout Out! December 4, 2018 by TetonTrekker - I don't have much information from your class. Please go to your class page to see it and help us fill in the blanks. Were you in the Band? Your band page is up and running! Click the Alumni Database menu item  to add yourself to your band pages. Join the discussion on our message board at Delphi Forums (free membership required). If it is your first visit to the Continue Reading ...
The Good, Bad, and the Ugly December 3, 2018 by TetonTrekker - I'm doing a heading with memorable things from each decade, and then states for the beginning of the decade. Who want's to help with a little research?
Azusa High Alma Mater June 10, 2018 by TetonTrekker - Who remembers our Alma Mater? Did you sing it or play it in the band? Marching proudly ever forward To victory and to fame Azusa High our Alma Mater Glorious is thy name. Through the years our hearts will cherish Times we spent with you Memories will never perish We're forever true.
Class of 1959 Shout Out! May 15, 2018 by TetonTrekker - The class of 1959 yearbook senior pages have been reloaded! But some of the information from your class is missing. Please go to your class page to see it and help us fill in the blanks. Join the discussion on our message board at Delphi Forums (free membership required).      
Food Crawl 2002 August 17, 2002 by TetonTrekker - The food crawl of 2002 was one of our biggest ever, it corresponded with 3 reunions. AND WE MADE THE LOCAL PAPER!!! Jill Hanning did the story and it appeared in the Friday, August 30 edition of the Pasadena Star News, San Gabriel Valley Tribune and Whittier Daily News. The story was located on the inside of the Celebrations page.