by Alice and Abigail 

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The year 1952 was a year of many firsts and advances in technology such as the first VHS video tape. Puerto Rico became the first US Commonwealth and the first 3-D movies were shown to the public. The Old Man and the Sea, a novella by Ernest Hemingway is published. The year 1952 brought many new things in to American society.

25th Annual Academy Awards
Best Picture: The Greatest Show on Earth
Best Actress: Shirley Booth in Come Back Little Sheba
Best Actor: Gary Cooper  in High Noon

Emmy Awards:
Best Drama: Robert Montgomery Presents (NBC)
Best Comedy: I Love Lucy (CBS) 

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