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Remembering 1950s Ruston, accident
Submitted by Ruston Leader on Fri, 06/01/2012 - 4:09pm
Monday, June 4, 1956, dawned as the official first day of summer for school kids all over Ruston. Billboard’s top song on this day was “Heartbreak Hotel” by Elvis and World Champion boxer Floyd Patterson appeared on the cover of Sports Illustrated.