Into The Wayback Machine – 1955

 Did  you hear the post  office is thinking about charging 4 cents just to mail a letter?
postcardIf they raise  the minimum  wage
to $1.00, nobody will  be able
to hire outside help at the store.

meatcounter

When I first  started  driving, who
would have thought  gas
would someday cost 25 cents a gallon? Guess we’d be better  off
leaving the car in the garage.

Gas
Did you see  where some  baseball
player just signed a  contract  for $50,000 a year just to play ball? It wouldn’t surprise  me if
someday  they’ll be making more than the President.

joedswing

I never  thought I’d see  the day
all our kitchen  appliances  would be electric.  They’re even making electric  typewriters now.

typewriter

It’s too bad  things are  so tough
nowadays.  I see  where a  few married women are having to work to make ends  meet.

checkout

It won’t be  long before  young
couples are going to  have to  hire someone to watch their kids so they can both  work.

baby

I’m afraid  the Volkswagen  car
is going to open the  door to  a whole lot of foreign business.

vw

Thank  goodness I won’t  live to
see the day when  the  Government takes half our income in taxes.  I sometimes  wonder if
we are electing the best people to government.

ike
The fast food   restaurant is

convenient for a  quick meal, but I seriously doubt they will ever catch  on.

mcdonaldsNo one  can
afford  to be sick

anymore.  At  $15.00 a  day in the hospital, it’s too rich for my blood.

nurse

If they  think I’ll pay  30 cents for a haircut,  forget  it.

elvisThat’s all folks . . .
 


 


 


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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