Economy 1950:


-Average Cost of House: $8,450


-Average Cost of Car: $1,750


-Average Income per Year: $3,800


-Cost of a Movie Ticket: $0.46


-Cost of a Gallon of Gas: $0.27


-Cost of Postal Stamp: $0.03


-Something costing $10.00 would cost $88.17 today (as of 2009)