|World Series Champions:
|Stanley Cup Champs:
|U.S. Open Golf:
Sam Parks Jr.
|U.S. Tennis (Men/Ladies):
Wilmer L. Allison/Helen H. Jacobs
Fred Perry/Helen Moody
|NCAA Football Champions:
Minnesota & SMU
|The Hotties, Sex Symbols and Fashion
Josephine Baker, Joan Blondell, Claudette Colbert, Joan
Crawford, Olivia de Havilland, Marlene Dietrich, Kay Francis,
Jean Harlow, Hedy Lamarr, Myrna Loy, Ginger Rogers, Barbara
Stanwyck, Thelma Todd, Mae West
"The breakfast of champions"
|Time Magazine's Man of the Year:
Haile Selassie I
Henrietta Leaver (Pittburgh, PA)
Airplane Celebrity Death:
Will Rogers and Wiley Post, in Alaska.
Huey Long, Louisiana Senator was shot.
October 31, 1935 - Orson Welles' famous "War Of
The Worlds" broadcast airs for the first time,
causing a mass panic throughout the United States.
Avery (later Avery Dennison) introduced self-adhesive
labels. The original company name was 'Kum Kleen Products.'
Any trivia expert can tell you that Parker Brothers'
Monopoly Game was released in 1935. Not as many can
tell you, off the top of thier heads, that the starting
amount in the 'bank' was $15,140, but was recently upped
to $20,580. Each player starts with $1,500.
Crackers with a 'taste of affordable luxury' started
selling nation-wide. The Ritz Cracker was available
for 19 cents a box.
NOT DRINKING - Alcoholics Anonymous was
founded in New York City by William G. Wilson and Dr.
|1st appearances & 1935's Most Popular
Christmas gifts, toys and presents:
Monopoly*, Fire Fly Sled**
|Best Film Oscar Winner:
Mutiny on the Bounty