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I agree with you. I would not want to be a child growing up in todays world.
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OMG! So so many, wish I could go back to yesterday, when the music was better, and living was simpler, easier and safer!
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OMG so so many! It will always be the best music ever. How I wish I could go back to yesteryear when everything was better, easier, safer "...............
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OMG so so many! It will always be the best music ever. How I wish I could go back to yesteryear when everything was better, easier, safer "...............
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Olivia Newton John - I Honestly Love You

Hall & Oates - Sara Smile Smiley Happy

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The very first show 1955
Everyday after school
Until Bandstand and music took over

 

 

 

 
 
Did you know
Johnny is Johnny Crawford
Don is Don Grady from My Three Sons.

 

 

 

 

The good folks at AARP have more important things to do they refuse to change my join date the true date is 12/09/2009
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Misty by Erroll Garner is my all time favorite.

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   I also just saw Jersey Boys, thought it was good, music was great,

yes, alot of memories.

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"My Cup Runneth Over With Love" by Ed Ames. "I Wanna Hold Your Hand" (my mom would hold my hand and wait for the light and cross a city st. w/me; if it was in the Beatles' song, I thought it was cool to still hold Mom's hand at 5 years old); How Deep Is Your Love; Teach Your Children Well; What A Wonderful World (both Louis Armstrong and Herman's Hermits versions - 2 different songs, same title); Cherish; Never My Love (The Association); The Cover of the Rolling Stone. I had 2 older siblings, 12 yrs. older and 9 yrs. older, so some of their music is mixed in here; also songs heard every AM and afternoon on the school bus radio. Maybe times weren't such "Happy Days" in some ways, but the music made it all seem like it was. I was a child in the Vietnam Era, so I didn't understand some of the messages in the songs "in between the lines" til I was older. I feel sad for all the young people who died in that war. I worked w/a woman whose first job in nursing was in Vietnam. She said the average age of her patients was 19 years old. Bittersweet memories!

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Anything from Doo Wop to Disco from the mid 50s through the late 70s.

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