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What Things Cost in 1949:
Car: $1,650
Gasoline: 26 cents/gal
House: $14,500
Bread: 14 cents/loaf
Milk: 84 cents/gal
Postage Stamp: 3 cents
Stock Market: 200
Average Annual Salary: $3,600
Minimum Wage: 40 cents per hour

                           
                   

 

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1949 Ford Tudor

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            Pilot TV-37 3" Television $99.95 New


  • By August, 2,000,000 sets in US, with 720,000 in New York city alone.
  • RCA steps up the development of its all-electronic color system.
  • TV sales expand at a rapid rate -- are 600% ahead of 1948.
  • DuMont 20" set is reduced to $999.
  • Laws prohibiting the installation of TVs in automobiles are enacted.
  • Captain Video debuts on the DuMont Network.
  • Howdy Doody merchandising tops $11 million for the year.


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