Christ, I’m old

NYT Bestsellers for a certain day in July 1960:
Fiction 1 HAWAII James Michener
Fiction 2 ADVISE AND CONSENT Allen Drury
Fiction 3 THE LEOPARD Guiseppe di Lampedusa
Fiction 4 THE CHAPMAN REPORT Irving Wallace
Fiction 5 THE AFFAIR C.P. Snow
Fiction 6 THE VIEW FROM THE FORTIETH FLOOR Theodore H. White
Fiction 7 WATER OF LIFE Henry Morton Robinson
Fiction 8 THE LINCOLN LORDS Cameron Hawley
Fiction 9 TRUSTEE FROM THE TOOLROOM Nevil Shute
Fiction 10 SET THIS HOUSE ON FIRE William Styron
Fiction 11 THE CONSTANT IMAGE Marcia Davenport
Fiction 12 THE LOVELY AMBITION Mary Ellen Chase
Fiction 13 DIAMOND HEAD Peter Gilman
Fiction 14 THE DEVIL’S ADVOCATE Morrs L. West
Fiction 15 THE INTERNS Richard Frede
Fiction 16 A DISTANT TRUMPET Paul Horgan
Non-Fiction 1 MAY THIS HOUSE BE SAFE FROM TIGERS Alexander King
Non-Fiction 2 I KID YOU NOT Jack Paar
Non-Fiction 3 FOLK MEDICINE Deforest Clinton Jarvis
Non-Fiction 4 BORN FREE Joy Adamson
Non-Fiction 5 THE NIGHT THEY BURNED THE MOUNTAIN Thomas A. Dooley
Non-Fiction 6 MR. CITIZEN Harry S. Truman
Non-Fiction 7 THE GOOD YEARS Walter Lord
Non-Fiction 8 THE ENEMY WITHIN Robert F. Kennedy
Non-Fiction 9 HOW I MADE $2 000,000 IN THE STOCK MARKET, Nicolas Darvas
Non-Fiction 10 THE LAW AND THE PROFITS C. Northcote Parkinson
Non-Fiction 11 FELIX FRANKFURTER REMINISCES Felix Frankfurter
Non-Fiction 12 THE CONSCIENCE OF A CONSERVATIVE Barry Goldwater
Non-Fiction 13 GRANT MOVES SOUTH Bruce Catton
Non-Fiction 14 CARP’S WASHINGTON Frank G. Carpenter
Non-Fiction 15 THAT CERTAIN SOMETHING Arlene Francis
Non-Fiction 16 ACT ONE Moss Hart
Find your birthday list.

Tsk, I haven’t read any of these! Maybe I should read the one by Arlene Francis.

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