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October 25, 1957 - The Rocky Mount Evening Telegram News

On October 25, 1957, the Friday night edition of the Rocky Mount Evening Telegram reported the news from far and near to the residents of Rocky Mount, North Carolina. 446 more words


this day in crime history: october 25, 1957

On this day in 1957, mob chieftain Albert Anastasia was gunned down while getting a haircut in New York City. Anastasia, born Umberto Anastasio in Calabria, Italy, was head of what would come to be known as the Gambino crime family. 150 more words

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The Pied Piper of Hamelin (1957) Musical Family Fantasy - Classic Movie

The singing, rhyming citizens of Hamelin hope to win a competition with rival towns for royal recognition. To this end, the mayor outlaws play (which is a bi… 24 more words

57 + 57 Football - Detroit Lions Regular Season Week 8

The art of deception, and solid defensive play backed up by key performances by the offense, helped the Lions narrowly beat the Saints on Sunday, 24-23. 500 more words


Elvis Presley Jailhouse Rock 1957 colour

Colourised version of the song from the film.
by The U.S. National Archives

The Curse of Frankenstein (1957)

Chock-full of that delectable Gothic sensibility that would permeate so many of Hammer’s horror pictures, The Curse of Frankenstein is the British production company’s first colour horror movie and one ripping good yarn. 640 more words


October 23, 1957 - Christian Dior and Fifties Fashion in France

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Designer Christian Dior and models in London, April, 1950.

On October 23, 1957, one of France’s foremost couturiers passed his haute torch to a young prince who would come to dominate the houses of Paris’ eighth arrondissement. 648 more words