Check Your Memory

Discussion in 'Just for Fun Talk' started by pegmih, Sep 30, 2014.

  1. pegmih

    pegmih Active Member

    01. After the Lone Ranger saved the day and rode off into the sunset, the
    grateful citizens would ask, Who was that masked man? Invariably, someone
    would answer, I don't know, but he left this behind. What did he leave
    behind?________________.

    02. When the Beatles first came to the U.S. In early 1964, we all
    watched them on The ____ ___________ Show.

    03. 'Get your kicks, __ _________ _______.'

    04. 'The story you are about to see is true. The names have been changed to___________________.'

    05. 'In the jungle, the mighty Jungle, ____ ______ ______.'

    06. After the Twist, The Mashed Potato, and the Watusi, we 'danced' under a
    stick that was lowered as low as we could go in a dance called the
    '_____________.'

    07. Nestle's makes the very best . .. . . _______________.'

    08. Satchmo was America 'S 'Ambassador of Goodwill.' Our parents shared
    this great jazz trumpet player with us. His name was _________________.

    09. What takes a licking and keeps On ticking? _______________.

    10. Red Skeleton's hobo character was Named__________________ and Red Always
    ended his television show By saying, 'Good Night, and '________ ________.

    11. Some Americans who protested the Vietnam War did so by burning
    their______________.

    12. The cute little car with the engine in the back and the trunk in the
    front was called the VW. What other names did it go by? ____________ & ______________.

    13. In 1971, singer Don MacLean sang a song about, 'the day the music
    died.' This was a tribute to ___________________.

    14. We can remember the first satellite placed into orbit. The Russians did
    it. It was called ___________________.

    15. One of the big fads of the late 50's and 60's was a large plastic ring
    that we twirled around our waist. It was called the
    ________________________.

    16. Remember LS/MFT _____ _____/_____ _____ _____?

    17. Hey Kids! What time is it? It's _____ ______ _____!

    18. Who knows what secrets lie in the hearts of men? The _____ Knows!

    19. There was a song that came out in the 60's that was "a grave yard
    smash". It's name was the ______ ______!

    20. Alka Seltzer used a "boy with a tablet on his head" as it's
    Logo/Representative. What was the boy's name? ________

    ANSWERS:

    01.The Lone Ranger left behind a silver bullet.
    02. The Ed Sullivan Show
    03. On Route 66
    04.To protect the innocent.
    05.The Lion Sleeps Tonight
    06. The limbo
    07. Chocolate
    08. Louis Armstrong
    09. The Timex watch
    10. Freddy, The Freeloader and 'Good Night and God Bless.'
    11. Draft cards (Bras were also Burned. Not flags, as some have guessed)
    12. Beetle or Bug
    13. Buddy Holly
    14. Sputnik
    15. Hoola-hoop
    16. Lucky Strike/Means Fine Tobacco
    17. Howdy Doody Time
    18. Shadow
    19. Monster Mash
    20. Speedy
     
  2. Emily Litella

    Emily Litella Well-Known Member

    I think I missed about 5. I liked Red Skelton but did not remember the name Freddy. I really loved Jonathan Winters. Also, sometimes if I was really good and begged really I hard I got to stay up and watch Laugh-In. What kid has an 8 p.m. bedtime nowadays???
     

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