1950s

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Noun1.1950s - the decade from 1950 to 19591950s - the decade from 1950 to 1959  
decade, decennary, decennium - a period of 10 years
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In celebration of the new homes, the community is hosting a 50's themed Model Grand Opening Event complete with new home specials, drawings, food, 50's cars, live music, impersonators and more.
I can dance in a 50's Rock 'n Roll style WHAT IS YOUR THEME TUNE?
It was metalled from the front gate up to the sea wall and although there wasn't much traffic in the 50's I was not allowed to ride my bike on it unsupervised.
The 50's look is created with voluminous dresses structured with wide princess skirts and minimal bodices expressed in noble fabrics such as silk mikado, ottoman or brocades detailed with haute couture bows, hem-stitches, embroidered flowers and precious stones to highlight the feminine silhouette and also alternative looks that includes the 50's-style pedal pushers.
Modern Nightclub set for persons in college all the way through there 50's.
Sweethearts Stanley and Christine Buck first set eyes on each other at a crowded 50's coffee shop and wed two years later.
Shropshire-based Missy Chango's, an online retail outlet dedicated to alternative clothing with a particular focus on burlesque and 50's pin-up fashion, was launched last week by entrepreneur Em Eato, to an enthusiastic reception from shoppers all over the country and abroad.
I know the Quebec of the 50's and the 60's quite well, because I experienced it, and I know that in those years life was already being drained out of the people's traditions and culture.
Growing in the 1820's and 30's, waning in the 40's, and regaining strength in the 50's when slavery polarized the nation, the American Colonization Society movement stumbled in its initial goal of colonizing free blacks and its efforts to encourage voluntary and gradual emancipation.
The mission statement of the newly reincarnated newsletter (12x, $99/year) reads: "Independent Living Over 50's sole mission is to strengthen your health, financial freedom, security, privacy and prosperity in today's rapidly changing economy and challenging legal/regulatory environment.
SIR - On behalf of the St Davids City and Peninsula Over 50's Forum I have been conducting a campaign for cheaper carbon monoxide detectors to warn against that dreadful silent killer.
Surprisingly, the exceptional moments of 50's story aren't in the lurid details, but in the wit and introspection.