A Lot Of Money

In Muscatine on Thursday, December 13, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30.  Pure Food & Drug man here at plant today.  Rod Mead moved in to 101 Park Drive.  Cost him $528.21 to move here from Omaha.”  That 300-mile move would cost new co-worker Mead nearly $5,000 today.

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