How much money would $1* be in...

1870 - ~ $17.15

1874 - ~ $19.17

  • A dozen pair of Levi Strauss waist overalls (blue Jeans) cost $13.50

1875 - ~ $19.75

  • One pound of Coffee cost $0.25
  • One Suite cost $10.00
  • One pair of shoes cost $0.98

1880 - ~ $22.47     1885 - ~ $24,14

1890 - ~ $24.14     1895 - ~ $26.07

1900 - ~ $26.07  

  • Kodak "brownie" camera cost $1.00
  • One pound of Coffee cost $0.15

1904 - ~ $24.13

  • One Oldsmobile cost $650

 

* $1.00 in 2010

cowpuncherdays

 

OIL STRUCK NEAR STONETOWN.

 

A Stream of Petroleum Shot Into the Air for a Hundred Feet.

 

Stonetown, Texas August 22. – Stonetown is excited tonight and it has good reason to be. About three miles south of the city there is spouting an oil well the equal of which can not be seen elsewhere in the United States and probably in the world. ......

 !!!!!!!CANCELD!!!!!! 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Link zum Film:

 

http://www.filmpreservation.org/dvds-and-books/clips/how-the-cowboy-makes-his-lariat-1917

 

 Neuer Film in der Laterna magica:

>> How The Cowboy Makes His Lariat << 

von 1917

 

Es sind jetzt Bilder von allen Stonetown Veranstalltungen (2007-2012) unter dem Menuepunkt STONETOWN verfügbar