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Old 03-31-2013, 09:28 PM   #1
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Classified Ad (from 1978): For Sale - Airstream 1971, 31 foot

Today, found some old newspaper pages that were used as packing material. Thought some of you might find the following items interesting. -- Oh, the good old days...

Note: Ads are from the Tucson, AZ, News Sun classified section, dated 05/16/1978:

For Sale - Automotive

AIRSTREAM 1971, 31 foot; 1973 Chrysler Imperial, fully equipped, $12,000 as a package, including accessories, awnings, mirrors, wire, hoses, CB. Call XXX-XXXX.


Items in grocery ad:

Light chunk tuna, 3.5 ounce can: 49 cents
Frozen hash browns, 2 pound package: 39 cents
Chili w/beans, 15 ounce can: 43 cents
Peanut butter, 28 ounce jar: 95 cents
Ice cream, half gallon: 79 cents
Mayonnaise, 32 ounce jar: 39 cents
Butter, one pound package: 59 cents
Bar-S picnic hams: 69 cents per pound
Chuck roast, boneless center cut: $1.49 per pound
Top sirloin steak: $2.49 per pound
Mahi-Mahi fillets: $1.49 per pound
Bar-S bacon, one pound package: $1.39
Eckrich smoked sausage: $1.65 per pound
Morrell hot dogs, one pound package: $1.09
Morrell sliced bologna, one pound package: $1.29
Kraft swiss cheese, 12 ounce package: $1.55
Alaskan snow crab, arms and claws: $2.49 per pound
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Old 04-01-2013, 01:57 AM   #2
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That's awesome!
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