Retail Prices of Food, 1948. United States. Bureau of Labor Statistics. U.S. Government Printing Office, 1949 - Cost and standard of living - 17 pages. 0 Reviews .
1948. Food Prices During 1948 For the second year, retail food price move ments were materially affected by the supplies and prices of wheat and corn. In January 1948, retail food prices continued upward from their previous record of December, with all groups except eggs and sugar contributing to the rise. At the beginning of the year, corn ...
What Happened in 1948 Important News and Events, Key Technology and Popular Culture. ... when the Soviet Union blockaded West Berlin in Germany on June 24th and the US countered with an 11 month airlift of food and supplies. Also due to demand and inflationary pressure prices rose and many believed that governments should bring back some price ...
1948. Food Prices During 1948. For the second year, retail food price move ments were materially affected by the supplies and prices of wheat and corn. In January 1948, retail food prices continued upward from their previous record of December, with all groups except eggs and sugar contributing to the rise.
The Value of A Dollar: Prices and Incomes in the United States, selected food prices extracted from advertisements and federal data [NOTE: Value of a Dollar books are available in most public libraries. In the back of this book you will find charts for selected items listing both historic prices and prices expressed in 2007 dollars.] [1874-1970]
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Prices are determined by availability and governmental regulation. In World War I, our federal government established the U.S. Food Administration, headed by Herbert Hoover. During World War II the Office of Price Administration (1942-1945) set the prices of various consumer goods to stabilize the economy in the United States.
Average food prices in United Kingdom. Various related sociological and economical indices calculated for United Kingdom.
These are some of the things you may have seen advertised Below and how much food and groceries cost in the 40's 100 Aspirin Tablets 39 cents Ohio 1946 Apples, Pippin, 25 cents for 2 pounds New Jersey 1946 Bacon Sliced 59 cents per pound Pennsylvania 1948 Bananas 11 cents per pound Illinois 1947 Beef Chuck Roast 43 cents per pound Illinois 1947
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