Mr. Wells dies this year. Robert Schleining (aka Big Dog), Mr. Wells business partner take over the firm.
Brad Schleining, Robert Schleining’s son (and current owner) starts work at WB Wells.
This is also the year that Roberta Johnson, a long time employee (now retired) starts working at WB Wells.
Survey ninja is born
April 24 – Uniform daylight savings time is first observed
May 28 – Fidel Castro declares martial law because of a possible U.S. attack.
June 1 – The final episode of The Dick Van Dyke show airs
September 8 – Star Trek debuts on NBC
November 9 – John Lennon meets Yoko Ono
December 18 – How the Grinch Stole Christmas is shown for the first time