July 1937 Red Bank Register

Notes on inflation:

  • Refrigerator sale price: $99.50 in 1937 had the same buying power as $1,681.02 in 2016.
  • Porterhouse steak 2016 price: $6.59/pound
  • Used 1935 Terraplane sedan: $8,193.90 2016 dollars
  • Silvertone Streamliner radio: $201.89 in 2016
  • Bordeaux, red or white: $16.73/fifth
  • California dry dinner wine: $16.56/gallon
  • Mac Nevins Scotch: $55.58/quart

Select image to enlarge

Created By
Douglas Furiato

Made with Adobe Slate

Make your words and images move.

Get Slate

Report Abuse

If you feel that this video content violates the Adobe Terms of Use, you may report this content by filling out this quick form.

To report a Copyright Violation, please follow Section 17 in the Terms of Use.