Monthly Archives: December 2016

The Beginning

It’s 1964. Gas is $.30 per gallon. Average annual income is $6,000. Average cost of a new house is $13,000. A new car is $3,500. Mail is 5 cents. Beatlemania is sweeping the nation. The Beatles number one hit, “I Want to Hold Your Hand”, is blaring on the jukebox. Kids are dancing to the music like parents have never seen before. The care free days of teenagers enjoying this rock and roll music is rampant. The dance hall floors are bouncing. Dust and dirt is clouding the air…flowing through the jukeboxes…accumulating inside…making the mechanisms skip, missing selections, preventing kids from trying to dance to their favorite tunes. This must be a parental conspiracy! If the jukeboxes break down, the kids can’t dance anymore! Continue reading The Beginning