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FLASHBACK: THE $1 MILLION DIAMOND RING RICHARD BURTON BOUGHT FOR ELIZABETH TAYLOR...(OCTOBER 1969)

FLASHBACK: THE SKATEBOARD FAD...(1963)

1963--YOUTH PREDOMINATED THE CULTURE OF THE 1960S. THE POST WORLD WAR II BABY BOOM HAD CREATED 70 MILLION TEENAGERS FOR THE SIXTIES, AND THESE YOUTH SWAYED THE FASHION, THE FADS AND THE POLITICS OF THE DECADE. CALIFORNIA SURFERS TOOK TO SKATEBOARDS AS A WAY TO STAY FIT OUT OF SEASON, AND BY 1963, THE FAD HAD SPREAD ACROSS THE COUNTRY.