They were only here four or five years in the late fifties, Charlie said.
Flat Fifties by the sound of it.
There were wide eighteenth- century ball gowns, women in little black dresses, one in a fifties poodle skirt, and several in dark dresses with ornate brocade on the bodice, like that of wealthy Middle Age royalty.
Dean was about to ask him if his nineteen-fifties sweater came from the same garage sale as the skis but he proceeded directly to the parlor.
If you keep on waiting, you're going to be having children in your fifties, like your parents.
It was Gerry Mulligan with a nineteen-fifties piece that filled the room with familiar strains.
He didn't want to wait until he was in his fifties to start having children.
In the eighteen-fifties a strong pro-slavery interest in the United States advocated the acquisition of the island.
There was an Indian church in Natick, at what is now called South Natick or " Oldtown," from 1660 to 1716; and for some years the community was governed, in accordance with the eighteenth chapter of Exodus, by " rulers of tens," " rulers of fifties," and " rulers of hundreds."
In the early fifties of the 19th century the taste for mountaineering rapidly developed for several very different reasons.
The period of the hot winds, called the khamsin, that is, the fifties, is calculated from the day after the Coptic Easter, and terminates on the day of Pentecost, and the Moslems observe the Wednesday preceding this period, called Jobs Wednesday, as well as its first day, when many go into the country from Cairo, to smell the air.