In the year 1949, the last time NU won a bowl game...
All information courtesy of www.thepeoplehistory.com:
Average wage per year: $2,950
Average cost of new house: $7,450
Gallon of gas: 17 cents
Minimum hourly wage: 70 cents/hour
Average cost of new car: $1,420
Soviet Union tests its first atomic bomb
RCA perfects a system for broadcasting color television
First Polaroid Camera sold for $89.95
The Emmy Awards aired its first awards show
First Volkswagen Beetle is sold in US
The first automatic street lights are installed in New Milford, Connecticut.
Harry Truman is President
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