Class of 1961

The Class of 1961 50th Reunion, June 4, 2011

Remember When...

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1961 at a Glance

President of the United States:
John F. Kennedy

United States Population:
183,691,481

Price of a Gallon of Gas:
$.31

Best Picture Academy Award:
"West Side Story"

Number One Song:
"Tossin' and Turnin'" - Bobby Lewis

Baseball - World Series:
New York Yankees d. Cincinnati Reds (4-1)

NCAA Basketball Championship:
Cincinnati d. Ohio State (70-65)

NFL & AFL Championship:
NFL: Green Bay Packers d. New York Giants (37-0)
AFL: Houston Oilers d. San Diego Chargers (10-3)

Interesting Fact:
Barbie gets a new boyfriend, named "Ken."

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Joe Lynch '85
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Gettysburg, PA 17325
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