It was 1959, Ben-Hur was a box office smash, Bonanza premiered, and the Soviets sent up the Lunik II, which is the first man-made object to his the surface of the moon. But back in Eatonville, something REALLY big was going on — their 50th anniversary.
This is the program from the festivities. They had everything from parades to picnics, and costume contests to bingo.
But don’t miss the advertisements and the names on the Chamber of Commerce Committees. I’m sure you’ll recognize someone.