Photo Flashback: Alpha Delta in 1966

’60s brothers: get ready for a blast from the past. Check out this shot; doesn’t this 1966 Penn State Chi Phi hangout look far out? Here’s some 1966 trivia that’ll take you right back: 

Penn State Football: The Nittany Lions were coached by Joe Paterno in 1966 and had a 5-5 record. The quarterback on the team at the time was Tom Sherman, after college he went on to play for Cincinnati Bengals, Boston Patriots, and Buffalo Bills.

Penn State Tuition: Students paid around $689 in tuition and fees per semester as a full-time student. I’ll bet that stings for you 2010s grads…  

Top Movies: 

  • The Bible: In the Beginning…
  • Hawaii 
  • Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?


Top Songs: 

  • “Strangers in the Night” by Frank Sinatra 
  • “These Boots Are Made For Walking” by Nancy Sinatra 
  • “Good Vibrations” by The Beach Boys 


 Top TV Programs: 

  • Bonanza 
  • The Red Skelton Hour 
  • The Andy Griffith Show 


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