Question: How Much Did A Movie Ticket Cost In 1958?

Check out the evolution of the price of a single movie ticket, according to the National Association of Theatre Owners: 1948: $0.36.

1958: $0.68.

1967: $1.22.

How much was a dozen eggs in 1958?

A dozen eggs cost 60 cents in 1956, when Busch beer first hit the market and the bloody mary was referenced for the first time, in Punch Magazine.

How much did movie tickets cost in 2019?


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How much were movies in 1950?

In 1950, a person could purchase a movie ticket for a mere 46 cents on average. By 2016, the average ticket price had increased to $8.65 — and the increase in ticket prices shows no signs of slowing down. Still, the prices of tickets are much more consistent when adjusted for inflation.

How much was gas back in 1958?

Gallon of gas (nationwide) – 30 cents

According to the Department of Energy, filling up at the pump cost, on average, 30 cents a gallon across the country in 1958. Today, AAA says the average price of gas across New York State is $2.81.