1957

Automobiles

New

  • Advertised, no prices

Used

  • 1955, Pontiac, Catalina, 2,095.00
  • 1954, Chevrolet, Delray, 1,695.00
  • 1952, Ford, Station Wagon, 795.00

Clothing

  • Boots, plastic, rain, .49/pair
  • Boy’s coat, wool, 16.80-22.80/each
  • Boy’s slacks, corduroy, 2.99-4.98/pair
  • Children’s shoes, 4.90-8.50/pair
  • Children’s sleepers (pajamas), 1.89-1.99/pair
  • Children’s snowsuits, 10.80-24.98/each
  • Girl’s dress, 3.99-5.99/each
  • Gloves, wool with leather palm, 2.49-3.45/pair
  • Hat, ski cap, 2.29-3.95/each
  • Men’s jacket, wool, 13.99-19.95/each
  • Men’s overcoat, finest camel hair, 89.50-125.00/each
  • Men’s pajamas, flannel, 3.95-5.95/pair
  • Men’s shoes, leather loafers, 9.90/pair
  • Men’s slacks, corduroy, 3.99-5.95/pair
  • Men’s suit, imported English worsted, 59.50-75.00/each
  • Men’s union suit, cotton, 1.95-3.50/each
  • Women’s blouse, 3.89-14.98/each
  • Women’s coat, gabardine, 29.50-49.50/each
  • Women’s dress, coat style, 12.98/each
  • Women’s shoes, dress, 7.99-18.95/pair
  • Women’s slippers, felt, 1.49/pair
  • Women’s suit, “man tailored,” 59.50-95.00/each

Employment & services

  • Assembler, 1.31/hour
  • Automobile salesman, 7,000.00-10,000.00/year
  • Cafeteria manager, 75.00/week
  • Clerk-typist, 50.00/week
  • Mail boy, 49.00/week
  • Payroll assistant, 65.00/week
  • Secretary, executive, 75.00/week
  • Stenographer, 70.00/week
  • Tool designer, 7,000.00/year

Food & beverages

  • Apples, Stayman Winesap, .39/4 lb bag
  • Bacon, .49/lb
  • Beef, round roast, .69/lb
  • Broccoli, .23/bunch
  • Butter, .67/lb brick
  • Chewing gum, .19/6 pkgs
  • Chicken, frying, .39/lb
  • Chocolate syrup (Bosco) and half gallon ice cream, “TV special,” 1.13/combination
  • Cocoa, Nestle’s, .25/8 oz box
  • Cookies, Burry’s, Oxford Cremes, .29/lb pkg
  • Corn, Green Giant, .27/two 27 oz cans
  • Crackers, Nabisco, Premium Saltines, .49/two 16 oz pkgs
  • Eggs, .55/dozen
  • Fish, Beardsley Cod Fish cakes, frozen, .39/8 oz pkg
  • Frankfurters, all beef, .49/lb pkg
  • French Fries, Birds Eye, frozen, .33/two 9 oz pkgs
  • Grapefruit, Florida, seedless, .39/5 lb bag
  • Ham, smoked, .29-.49/lb
  • Juice, Minute Maid, orange, frozen, .89/six 8 oz cans
  • Juice, Mott’s, apple, .10/12 oz can
  • Lamb, shoulder, .29/lb
  • Lettuce, Iceberg, .19/large head
  • Macaroni, Ronzoni, .35/two 16 oz pkgs
  • Maple Syrup, Vermont Maid, .27/12 oz bottle
  • Margarine, Kraft, deluxe, .39/lb pkg
  • Meat, canned, Underwood, Deviled Ham, .15/2.6 oz can
  • Oranges, Temple, .33/6
  • Pancake flour, Aunt Jemima, .17/16 oz pkg
  • Pickles, Colonial, kosher spears, .49/two 32 oz jars
  • Pie, Jane Parker, apple, large, .43/each
  • Potatoes, Maine Russet, .25/5 lbs
  • Pretzels, Nabisco, Veri Thin, .29/8 oz bag
  • Rice, Uncle Ben’s, .37/two 14 oz pkgs
  • Soup, Campbell’s, tomato, .10/can
  • Tea, Tetley, bags, .61/48 count pkg
  • Tomatoes, fresh, .23/carton of 3 to 4
  • Yogurt, Dannon, .35/two 8 oz cups

Household & seasonal goods

  • Aluminum foil, Reynolds Wrap, .27/25 foot roll
  • Bird food, wild, P.O.V., .63/5 lb bag
  • Blanket, St. Mary’s, twin, 12.95/each
  • Bleach, Clorox, .33/two quart bottles
  • Cleanser, Ajax, .12/two regular cans
  • Clothes dryer, 88.00/each
  • Curtains, cafe style, 1.98-3.98/pair
  • Dishwasher, Kitchenaid, automatic, 188.00/each
  • Laundry detergent, Tide, .29/large box
  • Range, Tappan, electric, 30″, 179.95-279.95/each
  • Refrigerator, 11 cu ft, auto defrost, 168.00/each
  • Sheets, Cannon, twin, 2.59-2.98/each
  • Toaster, Toastmaster, 11.95/each
  • Towels, Cannon, bath, 1.00-1.79/each
  • Vacuum cleaner, Kenmore, tank type, 68.00-80.00/each
  • Venetian blinds, steel, 23″ to 35″ X 64″, 3.39/each
  • Washing machine, Norge, 158.00/each
  • Waxed paper, .21/100 foot roll
  • Window shades, 1.50/each

Newspaper

  • .05/daily paper

Personal care & health

  • Diapers, 27″ X 27″, 1.99/dozen
  • Heating pad, Wearever, electric, 4.25-5.45/each
  • Permanent wave, Oppenheim Collins salon [Morristown], 10.00-20.00/each
  • Soap, Dial, deodorant, .25/2 regular cakes
  • Tissues, Scotties, .43/two 400 count pkgs
  • Toilet paper, Swanee, .45/4 rolls

Real estate

Houses for sale

  • Denville, 3 bedrooms, custom split, 18,900.00
  • Long Valley, 3 bedrooms, large lot, 6,500.00
  • Morris Twp., 3 bedrooms, Dutch Colonial, 15,900.00

Houses for rent

  • Madison, 6 rooms, 100.00/month
  • Mountain Lakes, 3 large rooms and garage, 95.00/month
  • Morristown, 7 rooms, 115.00/month
  • Apartments & rooms
  • Freedom, 2 bedrooms, 60.00/month
  • Parsippany, 3 rooms, 75.00/month
  • Wharton, 2 bedrooms, 100.00/month

Recreation & amusements

  • Hi-Fi, Stromerg, 149.95/each
  • Magazines, Woman’s Day or Family Circle, .07/issue
  • Organ, Wurlitzer, spinnet, 995.00/each
  • Record albums, 45 RPM, .79/each
  • Record albums, LP, 2.98-3.98/each
  • Phonograph, portable electric, 12.95/each
  • Radio, Silvertone, table model, 32.00-36.95/each
  • Record player, Victrola, 45 player, 36.95/each
  • Tape recorder, DeJur, 399.50/each
  • Television, RCA Victor, personal & portable, 78.00/each
  • Theatre, McCarter [Princeton], 2.20-3.85/evening ticket