In this issue is an article about students from IHS winning both 1st and 2nd place in the "Trouble Shooting Competition" sponsored by Plymouth - and guess who took 1st place??? (He who still cherishes the memory and submitted this photo...that`s who! Thanks, George Blosser!)
The 2-page spread in "Hot Rod" Magazine showed that IHS took both 1st and 2nd place in this competition! Their shop teacher was SOOOO proud! (Photo courtesy of George Blosser)
THE WINNING STUDENTS: George Blosser and Richard Marlin win big - taking 1st Place - and appear in Hot Rod magazine. How cool! (Photo courtesy of George Blosser)
Senior Hat Day at IHS! Oh my gosh, we were actually allowed to wear shorts to school that day, too! (Remember when there was only one day a year when the girls were allowed to wear pants to school?! Times have changed!! (Photo courtesy of Jerry McCann)
A big thanks to Al Nieman for sending his car club jacket and his school ring! The jacket looks great for being 50 years old, huh?!
And Oh My Gosh...who can forget the Wich Stand?? (The photos of the menu were sent to me by Robert Lichtman)
The Academy Theatre on Manchester
Disneyland in the late 50`s or early 60`s.
If there`s any question as to the vintage of this picture, check the fashions!
Remember the "E" Ticket rides? And remember coming home with some A and B tickets (for the kiddie rides) still intact?!? They never gave us enough E tickets, did they!
Good old Knott`s Berry Farm - before you had to pay admission to get in!
Never ate in this restaurant, but always liked the little flyer!
An old postcard with a bird`s-eye view of the LB Pike
The old bumper cars at the Long Beach Pike...one of my favorites!