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1957...also remember

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

The average wage was $50 a week!

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BAMAJAM 11/15/2012 10:45AM

  Also, I remember babysitting fee was 50c per hour.

Cokes for a nickel--- Ice cream cones for a nickel

But I didn't take money at all for babysitting. We did "favors" for neighbors.
--- And we were poor kids----never had a nickel for treats---
Dad bought the largest box of corn flakes for 24c-------

It is fun to look back on those days. . . Thanks, Sunshine!

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DALID414 11/13/2012 10:02PM


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SKEPCHICK 11/13/2012 6:18PM


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ALICERIEGER 11/13/2012 2:13PM

    Everything else was cheaper too.

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123ELAINE456 11/13/2012 7:18AM

  Wish those Days was here again. God Bless You and Have a Wonderful Week.

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GARDENCHRIS 11/13/2012 7:12AM

    oh wow! now I spend that much on one trip to the grocery store!

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