AHS September 1956

Class of 1957

Azusa High School, September of 1956 marked the opening of the $1,434,000 school with an enrollment of 1,050 pupils. November 12 was the formal dedication.

~ Jerry Tuckness Class of
Photo provided by Judy Berryman-Gilbertson Class of 62

About the Class of 1957

Our School

Class Motto:
Class Governors:
Homecoming Court:
Prom Queen and King:
Ring and Yearbook Committee(s):
Class Prank:

Our World

President of the USA: Dwight D. Eisenhower
Oscar for Best Picture: Around the World in 80 Days
Grammy Song of the Year: The 1st Annual Grammy Awards were held in 1958
#1 Billboard: All Shook Up - Elvis Presley
Super Bowl: The First Super Bowl took place on January 15, 1967
World Series: Milwaukee Braves over New York Yankees (4-3)

In the News:

Peak of the Baby Boomer years, Toyota starts selling cars in the US, Suez Canal Crisis Ends, Asian Flu Pandemic, USSR launches Sputnik 1, South Vietnam attacked by Viet Cong Guerrillas, Elvis Presley purchases Graceland, First Nuclear Reactor plant opens Pennsylvani.

Cost of Living:

Yearly Inflation Rate USA 3.34%
Average Cost of new house $12,220.00
Average Monthly Rent $90.00
Average Yearly Wages $4.550.00
Cost of a gallon of Gas 24 cents
Bacon per pound 60 cents
Eggs per dozen 28 cents
HI FI Portable Record Player $79.95
Children’s Shoes $5.95

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