Back In The Day …. October 1

1 October, 2010 at 8:09 am

1908 – HENRY FORD introduced the MODEL T. Sticker Price: $825.
 

 

1932 – With a count of two balls and two strikes, BABE RUTH “called his shot”, and pointed to the center-field bleachers at Chicago’s Wrigley Field.

 

1957 – “Jailhouse Rock” was released . . . starring ELVIS PRESLEY.

 

1962 – JOHNNY CARSON made his first appearance on “The Tonight Show”.

 

1968 – The horror classic “Night Of The Living Dead” was released.

 

1971 – WALT DISNEY WORLD opened in Orlando, Florida.

 

1974 – The flesh-eating LEATHERFACE was first seen . . . with the release of Tobe Hooper’s “Texas Chainsaw Massacre”.