We’re In The Money!

In Muscatine on Thursday, November 29, 1951, Dale wrote, “Worked 8 to 4:30.  Mr. Hayes here today.  State men also.  Roswell at plant in morning to visit a little while.  To drug store & grocery store after work.  Got a holiday check for $110.85.  TV at night after a good supper.”  Roswell was Dale’s cousin; the son of Charley Gardner and Meda Robins.  That $110.85 would be $1,032 in 2016.

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