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A room at Motel 6
actually cost $6/night (1962)
Motel 6

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Posted by Duff at 4:48 pm (PDT) on Mon October 5, 2009   
I think the Wikipedia entry for Motel 6 has some info on that.
Posted by skizix at 12:44 pm (PDT) on Mon October 5, 2009   
I was trying to remember when Motel 6 (and the others, Motel 8, etc) actually charged that amount for a room. Thanks for filling that in (1962). I wonder how long they tried to hold out before raising the price?

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