Wow! 59 Years Together

We Were Honored To Participate In A 59th Wedding Anniversary

Major Events From 59 Years Ago... Do You Remember???

  • Dwight Eisenhower elected President over Adlai Stevenson by wide margin; Republicans gain control of White House and both houses of Congress
  • Korean conflict continues as truce attempts fail
  • 1952 presidential campaigns are the first to be broadcast on television
  • Microwave ovens made available for domestic use; first models are the size of refrigerators and cost over $1,200
  • Princess Elizabeth of Britain coronated queen upon the death of her father, King George VI
  • U.S. begins construction of first nuclear submarine, the Nautilus
  • U.S. detonates world’s first hydrogen bomb
  • Republican Vice-Presidential candidate Richard Nixon defends himself against charges of maintaining a secret slush fund in his "Checkers" speech, broadcast on national television
  • Violent protests erupt in Egypt
  • Britain develops atomic bomb
  • Dr. Jonas Salk develops polio vaccine
  • Books: The Old Man and the Sea, Ernest Hemmingway; East of Eden, John Steinbeck; The Grass Harp, Truman Capote; The Power of Positive Thinking, Norman Vincent Peale

Bernice And Roy Celebrate 59 Years Together! friends
The amazing couple... Bernice and Roy
Our wedding was many years ago.  The celebration continues to this day.  ~Gene Perret friends friends
Tom's camera is working overtime

The Hits Of 1952

Wheel of Fortune Kay Starr
Unforgettable Nat King Cole
High Noon (Do Not Forsake Me) Frankie Laine
Why Don't You Believe Me Joni James
Half As Much Rosemary Clooney
Botch-A-Me (Ba-Ba-Baciami Piccina) Rosemary Clooney
Blues In the Night Rosemary Clooney
Tenderly Rosemary Clooney
Too Old To Cut The Mustard Rosemary Clooney and Marlene Dietrich
The Glow Worm Mills Brothers
I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus Jimmy Boyd
Wish You Were Here Eddie Fisher
Blue Tango Leroy Anderson
Kiss of Fire Georgia Gibbs
Come What May Patti Page
I Went to Your Wedding Patti Page
Here in My Heart Al Martino
Delicado Percy Faith
A Guy Is A Guy Doris Day
When I Fall In Love Doris Day
It's in the Book (Parts 1 & 2) Johnny Standley
You Belong to Me Jo Stafford
Slow Poke Pee Wee King & His Golden West Cowboys
Auf Wiederseh'n Sweetheart Vera Lynn and Chorus
Tell Me Why The Four Aces
Heart And Soul The Four Aces
Hold Me, Thrill Me, Kiss Me Karen Chandler
Maybe Perry Como and Eddie Fisher
Watermelon Weather Perry Como and Eddie Fisher
My Love and Devotion Perry Como
Noodlin' Rag Perry Como
One Little Candle Perry Como
To Know You (Is To Love You) Perry Como
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania Guy Mitchell
Feet Up (Pat Him On the Po-Po) Guy Mitchell
Please, Mr. Sun Johnnie Ray
Walkin' My Baby Back Home Johnnie Ray
Till I Waltz Again With You Teresa Brewer
You'll Never Get Away Teresa Brewer

The Cake Makes An Entrance friends
The cake needed a real man to carry it.... friends
Remember these?? friends
Magnificent cake friends friends
1952 was an excellent year friends
Everyone was flashing (the cake....) friends friends friends
"Fifty-nine years... Seems like a lot less...."
A wedding anniversary is the celebration of love, trust, partnership, tolerance and tenacity.  The order varies for any given year.  ~Paul Sweeney friends friends
Spouse:  someone who'll stand by you through all the trouble you wouldn't have had if you'd stayed single.  ~Author Unknown friends friends
If love is blind, why is lingerie so popular?  ~Source Unknown friends

Back To The Floor For More Dancing... friends friends friends