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Old 11-29-2012, 05:48 PM   #136
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Originally Posted by 250senuf View Post
Just for perspective on those prices, what was a good wage back then, $1/hr ?
USA Median for men in 1956 was $3,600/yr... What is that, a buck-eighty an hour?

http://www2.census.gov/prod2/popscan/p60-025.pdf
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