A Nice Day In Minneapolis

In Minneapolis on Tuesday, April 30, 1957, Dale wrote, “Beautiful day.  High 86°.  Walked up to the drug store in the evening to pay the gas bill and priced a 1955 Olds – $2,195.  Wow!”  Danielson Drug was three blocks north of the house; his exclamation was due to the “high” price of a two-year-old Oldsmobile – nearly $18,000 today.  Below: a 1955 Olds.

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