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1972

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Stars of the 70's that passed away
Walgreens Restraunt
The Orange Bowl
National Grocery Store
Village Pet Shoppe
Emerson Oldsmoblie
Knox Lumber
Aladdin's Castle
Red Carpet Bar and Lounge
Arthur Treachers Fish and Chips
Branding Iron Steak and Rib House
London House Restraunt
Lapanta's Market
Highland Super Valu
JC Penney Restraunt
Haines Road Builders
Wahl's Department Store
The Old Clark Gas Station
Happy Joes Pizza and Ice Cream Parlor
Saints Duluth Roller Skating Rink
Prices In The 70's
Our Funky Photo Album
Funny Photo of the week
Cars Of The 70's
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Shakey's Pizza
2001 HALLOWEEN SPECIAL
Uncle Peter's Treehouse
Goldfine's By the Bridge
The Old Target Store in Duluth
Downtown Duluth in the 70's
Duluth Radio/ TV Stations in the 70's
Cartoon FUN!
70's Music
Stardusk Drive-In Theatre- Superior, Wisc
Jupiter Discount Store
Zayre's Shoppers City
70's TV Shows
Movies at Miller Hill Mall MEMORIES
Palace Theatre MEMORIES
Kenwood 1-2
The Pop Shoppe
Granada Theatre MEMORIES
Cinema 1-2
Skyline Drive-In MEMORIES
Contact Information

Number of Movie Releases in 1972 were: 376
Average weekly attendance: 18,000,000
Number of Movie Theatres: 14,400
Box office reciepts: $1,644,000,000
Average Movie Theatre Ticket price: $1.70

Top Earnings, based on figures reported by Variety:
1. "The Godfather"- $81,500,000
2. "Fiddler on the Roof"- $25,100,000
3. "Diamonds are Forever"- $21,000,000
4. "Whats Up Doc"- $17,000,000
5. "Dirty Harry"- $16,000,000

The Academy Awards (presented March 27th, 1973)
Best Picture: The Godfather
Actor: Marlon Brando (The Godfather)
Actress: Liza Minnelli (Cabaret)
Supporting Actor: Joel Grey (Cabaret)
Supporting Actress: Eileen Heckart (Butterflies Are Free)
Director: Bob Fosse (Cabaret)
The Golden Globe Awards-
Best Picture (Drama): The Godfather
Best Picture (Musical/ Comedy): Cabaret

Top Music- January 1972
1) Brand New Key- Melanie
2) American Pie- Don McLean
3) Family Affair- Sly & The Family Stone
4) An Old Fashioned Love Song- Three Dog Night
5) Got To Be There- Michael Jackson
6) Have You Seen Her- Chi-Lites
7) Scorpio- Dennis Coffey & The Detroit Guitar Band
8) Sunshine- Jonathan Edwards
9) Cherish- David Cassidy
10) Hey Girl/ I Knew You When- Donny Osmond

Top Music- February 1972
1) American Pie- Don McLean
2) Let's Stay Together- Al Green
3) Brand New Key- Melanie
4) Day After Day- Badfinger
5) Without You- Nilsson
6) Never Been To Spain- Three Dog Night
7) Sunshine- Jonathan Edwards
8) Precious & Few- Climax
9) Hurting Each Other- Carpenters
10) Joy- Apollo 100

Top Music- March 1972
1) Without You- Nilsson
2) Hurting Each Other- Carpenters
3) Precious & Few- Climax
4) Down By The Lazy River- The Osmonds
5) Everything I Own- Bread
6) The Lion Sleeps Tonight- Robert John
7) Heart Of Gold- Neil Young
8) Let's Stay Together- Al Green
9) Sweet Seasons- Carole King
10) Bang A Gong (Get It On)- T. Rex

Top Music- April 1972
1) A Horse With No Name- America
2) Heart Of Gold- Neil Young
3) Puppy Love- Donny Osmond
4) Mother & Child Reunion- Paul Simon
5) The Lion Sleeps Tonight- Robert John
6) I Gotcha- Joe Tex
7) Without You- Nilsson
8) Jungle Fever- The Chakachas
9) Rockin' Robin- Michael Jackson
10) The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face- Roberta Flack

Top Music- May 1972
1) The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face- Robberta Flack
2) I Gotcha- Joe Tex
3) Betcha By Golly, Wow- The Stylistics
4) Rockin' Robin- Michael Jackson
5) Day Dreaming- Aretha Franklin
6) A Horse With No Name- America
7) I'll Take You There- The Staple Singers
8) Doctor My Eyes- Jackson Browne
9) Look What You Done For Me- Al Green
10) Back Off Boogaloo- Ringo Starr

Top Music- June 1972
1) I'll Take You There- The Staple Singers
2) Oh Girl- Chi-Lites
3) The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face- Roberta Flack
4) The Candy Man- Sammy Davis, Jr.
5) Sylvia's Mother- Dr. Hook & The Medicine Show
6) Morning Has Broken- Cat Stevens
7) Tumbling Dice- The Rolling Stones
8) Nice To Be With You- Gallery
9) Hot Rod Lincoln- Commander Cody & His Lost Planet Airmen
10) Look What You Done For Me- Al Green

Top Music- July 1972
1) Song Song Blue- Neil Diamond
2) Thhe candy Man- Sammy Davis Jr.
3) Ota-Space- Billy Preston
4) Lean On Me- Bill Withers
5) Too Late To Turn Back Now- Cornelious Brothers & Sister Rose
6) Troglodyte (Cave Man)- The Jimmy Castor Bunch
7) Nice To Be With You- Gallery
8) Rocket Man- Elton John
9) I Need You- America
10) Daddy Don't You Walk So Fast- Wayne Newton

Top Music- August 1972
1) Alone Again (Naturally)- Gilbert O' Sullivan
2) Brandy (You're A Fine Girl)- Looking Glass
3) (If Loving You Is Wrong) I Don't Want To Be Right- Luther Ingram
4) Daddy Don't You Walk So Fast- Wayne Newton
5) Too Late To Turn Back Now- Cornelious Brothers & Sister Rose
6) Where Is The Love- Roberta Flack & Donny Hathaway
7) School's Out- Alice Cooper
8) How Do You Do?- Mouth & MacNeal
9) Long Cool Woman (In A Black Dress)- The Hollies
10) Layla- Derek & The Dominos

Top Music- September 1972
1) Alone Again (Naturally)- Gilbert O' Sullivan
2) Long Cool Woman (In A Black Dress)- The Hollies
3) I'm Still In Love With You- Al Green
4) Brandy (You're A Fine Girl)- Looking Glass
5) Hold Your Head Up- Argent
6) Baby Don't Get Hooked On Me- Mac Davis
7) Goodbye To Love- Carpenters
8) You Don't Mess Around With Jim- Jim Croce
9) Rock And Roll Part 2- Gary Glitter
10) Back Stabbers- O' Jays

Top Music- October 1972
1) Baby Don't Get Hooked On Me- Mac Davis
2) Ben- Michael Jackson
3) Back Stabbers- O' Jays
4) Everybody Plays The Fool- The Main Ingredient
5) Go All The Way- Rasberries
6) Use Me- Bill Withers
7) Burning Love- Elvis Presley
8) Black & White- Three Dog Night
9) My Ding-A-Ling- Chuck Berry
10) Popcorn- Hot Butter

Top Music- November 1972
1) I Can See Clearly Now- Johnny Nash
2) Nights In White Satin- The Moody Blues
3) My Ding-A-Ling- Chuck Berry
4) Freddie's Dead (Theme From "Superfly")
5) Burning Love- Elvis Presley
6) Garden party- Rick Nelson & The Stone Canyon Band
7) I'll Be Around- Spinners
8) I'd Love You To Want Me- Lobo
9) Good Time Charlie's Got The Blues- Danny O' Keefe
10) Ben- Michael Jackson

Top Music- December 1972
1) Papa Was A Rollin' Stone- The Temptations
2) I Am Woman- Helen Reddy
3) I can Clearly See Now- Johnny Nash
4) I'd Love You To Want Me- Lobo
5) If You Don't Know Me By Now- Harold Melvin & The Bluenotes
6) Summer Breeze- Seals & Crofts
7) You Ought To Be With Me- Al Green
8) It Never Rains In Southern California- Albert Hammond
9) I'll Be Around- Spinners
10) Ventura Highway- America