The 1956 Turkish Towel

Thanks so much to then-Freshman Dennis Funchess '59 for sharing this book with us. We've been waiting quite some time to be able to complete the 50s and I know you'll all enjoy Dennis' generous contribution. Please be sure to visit the guestbook - we love to hear from you!

    Top Grossing Films
  1. Guys and Dolls
  2. The King and I
  3. Trapeze
  4. (tie) High Society and
    I'll Cry Tomorrow
  5. Picnic
  6. War and Peace
  7. The Eddy Duchin Story
  8. Moby Dick
  9. The Searchers
  10. (tie) Rebel Without
    A Cause and
    The Conqueror
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    Top Ten Songs
  1. Hound Dog - Elvis Presley
  2. Long Tall Sally - Little Richard
  3. Blue Suede Shoes - Carl Perkins
  4. Don't Be Cruel - Elvis Presley
  5. Be-Bop-A-Lula - Gene Vincent
  6. Fever - Little Willie John
  7. In The Still Of The Nite -
    Five Satins
  8. Blueberry Hill - Fats Domino
  9. Please, Please, Please - James Brown
  10. I Walk The Line -
    Johnny Cash