Posts Tagged ‘1957’

Disneyland, Back In The Day

Tuesday, February 28th, 2012

What Disneyland looked like in 1957, less than two years after it first opened. Found at YouTube from DisneyHistory.

Queen Elizabeth’s 1957 Televised Christmas Address

Tuesday, December 25th, 2007

For the first time, addresses the British "empire" in 1957 by a television broadcast. Many of her sentiments sound absolutely contemporary. She warns against foolishly abandoning tradition and then goes on to boast of two new "additions" (otherwise known as colonies) to the commonwealth. Very interesting: