Week of June 1, 1970
|KOIL Good Guy Survey|
|Top 20 Songs
|Top 20 Songs
|Cost of Living in 1969||Movies in 1969||Movies in 1970||U.S. Statistics - 1970|
Directed by: John Schlesinger
John Wayne "True Grit"
Maggie Smith "The Prime of
Miss Jean Brodie"
Five Easy Pieces
The Honeymoon Killers
Little Big Man
Lovers and Other Strangers
The Private Life of Sherlock Holmes
Women in Love
Richard M. Nixon
Vice President: Spiro T. Agnew
Life expectancy: 70.8 years
Violent Crime Rate (per 1,000): 39.8
Property Crime Rate (per 1,000): 36.2
Homicide Rate (per 100,000): 8.3
The U.S. Congress agrees to increase the President's salary from $100,000.00 to $200,000.00.
NASA selects Edwin Aldrin and Neil Armstrong for the first manned moon landing.
In New York, former U.S. President Lyndon Johnson agrees to sell the rights to his memoirs for $1.5 million.
The Robert Kennedy murder trial opens in Los Angeles.
Events in 1970
April 30, Washington D.C. - President Nixon has announced that he has sent American combat troops into Cambodia to destroy Communist military sanctuaries in that country.
May 4, Ohio - National Guardsmen today shot and killed four students at Kent State University who were demonstrating against the U.S. invasion of Cambodia.
|Why Don't You Believe Me - Joni James||You Belong To Me - Jo Stafford|
|Glow Worm - Mills Brothers||Wheel Of Fortune - Kay Starr|
|I Went To Your Wedding - Patti Page||Auf Wiederseh'n Sweetheart - Vera Lynn|
|Blue Tango - Leroy Anderson||Kiss Of Fire - Georgia Gibbs|
|Slow Poke - Pee Wee King||Half As Much - Rosemary Clooney|
|1952 Prices||Famous People|
|Bread||$0.16/loaf||US President||Harry S. Truman|
|Milk||$0.96/gallon||US Vice President||Alben W. Barkley|
|Eggs||$0.73/dozen||Academy Award Winners|
|Ford car||$1526 - $2384||Best Picture||The Greatest Show On Earth Produced by Cecil B. Demille|
|Gas||$0.27/gallon||Best Actor||Gary Cooper in High Noon|
|House||$16,800||Best Actress||Shirley Booth in Come Back, Little Sheba|
|Hen Turkeys||$0.53 lb|
|1 lb pkg of M&M's||$0.59|
|Gillette Blue Blades, pkg of 10||$0.49|