March 24, 1958

birth control, the pill

Above, the pill is 100% effective in preliminary tests … Below, Bob Hope returns from the Soviet Union, where it was 20 below, and says "Palm Springs, open up your pearly gates" … A makeshift bomb is found in the car of Ralph Andrews, producer of the TV show "Preliminary Hearing"  that deals with couples seeking to reconcile …

Quote of the Day: "Without him now, I feel like half a pair of scissors. That’s what he always used to tell me when he was away from me." –Elizabeth Taylor, on the death of husband Michael Todd


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