Grammy Song of the Year: Bridge Over Troubled Water
#1 Billboard: Bridge Over Troubled Water - Simon & Garfunkel
Super Bowl: Minnesota Vikings 7 vs. Kansas City Chiefs 23
World Series: Baltimore Orioles over Cincinnati Reds (4-1)
In the News:
Concorde’s first supersonic flight, Jumbo Jet goes into service, Isle of Wight Festival, Chicago Seven found guilty, Aswan High Dam completed, US and the UK lowers the voting age to 18, 100,000 demonstrate in Washington DC against the Vietnam War, First Earth Day, Beatles disband.
Cost of Living:
Yearly Inflation Rate USA 5.84% Year End Close Dow Jones Industrial Average 838 Average Cost of new house $23,450.00 Average Income per year $9,400.00 Average Monthly Rent $140.00 Cost of a gallon of Gas 36 cents United States postage Stamp 6 cents Sports Illustrated 15 cents Mans Westclox Watch $18.00 AMC Gremlin $1879 1 Carat Diamond Ring $299 Chrysler Newport $3861 Apples 4Lbs 59 Cents Dog Food 12 Cans $1.00 Head and Shoulder Shampoo 79 Cents Car 8 Track Stereo Tape Player $38.99 Chair La-z-Boy Rocker Recliner $188.00 Mens Leather Shoes $6.99 Striped Ladies Flare Pants and Tunic $10.00 Back To College Typewriter $28.88 Barbie Doll $4.77 25″ Cinema Screen Color TV $739.95 Lava lamp $19.95 Set Of Tube Furniture $59.99 6 Room Ranch Home Pennsylvania $12,900
Shout Class of 1970!April 2, 2019by TetonTrekker-Who were the class of 1970? What was your world like and how has it changed? Visit the class and band pages below, reminisce, comment, and share. Continue Reading ...