The Year 1967

This is what was happening the year we graduated:

Popular Films

Popular TV

  • The Graduate
  • Bonnie and Clyde
  • The Dirty Dozen
  • You Only Live Twice
  • Cool Hand Luke
  • Valley of the Dolls
  • To Sir, with Love
  • In the Heat of the Night
  • Fistful of Dollars
  • Guess Who's Coming to Dinner
  • The Beverly Hillbillies
  • The Lucy Show
  • General Hospital
  • Bewitched
  • Jeopardy!
  • Peyton Place
  • Hogan's Heroes
  • I Dream of Jeannie
  • Star Trek
  • The Monkees

Top songs

Artist Song Title
1 Lulu To Sir With Love
2 Box Tops The Letter
3 Bobby Gentry Ode To Billie Joe
4 Association Windy
5 Monkees I'm A Believer
6 Doors Light My Fire
7 Nancy Sinatra and Frank Sinatra Somethin' Stupid
8 Turtles Happy Together
9 Young Rascals Groovin'
10 Frankie Valli Can't Take My Eyes Off You
11 Music Explosion Little Bit O' Soul
12 Tommy James and The Shondells I Think We're Alone Now
13 Aretha Franklin Respect
14 Stevie Wonder I Was Made To Love Her
15 Bobby Vee and The Strangers Come Back When You Grow Up
16 Buckinghams Kind Of A Drag
17 Arthur Conley Sweet Soul Music
18 Soul Survivors Expressway To Your Heart
19 Sam and Dave Soul Man
20 Association Never My Love
21 Jay and The Techniques Apples, Peaches, Pumpkin Pie
22 Every Mothers' Son Come On Down To My Boat
23 Strawberry Alarm Clock Incense And Peppermints
24 Rolling Stones Ruby Tuesday
25 Vicki Carr It Must Be Him

St. Pepper

Cost of Living

Yearly Inflation Rate 2.78%
Year End Close Dow Jones Industrial Average 905
One Year's Tuition at UMD $294
Average Cost of new house $14,250.00
Average Income per year $7,300.00
Average Monthly Rent $125.00
Gas per Gallon 33 cents
Average Cost of a new car $2,750.00
Movie Ticket $1.25
Parker Pen Set $11.95
The Federal Minimum Wage is increased to $1.40 an hour