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The result was Atlas, completed in
By 1951, there are 15 million – ten times as many in one year. By 1960,
Americans own 85 million TV sets. In
The 1950s were an exciting decade. The boundaries of pop music were being broken and people generally had more money to spend on cars, TVs and fashion .
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