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25ยข was a decent weekly allowance
25-cent allowance

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Posted by Doot at 9:54 am (PDT) on Sun October 3, 2021   
You could actually buy something with that .25 and maybe even have some change left over.
Posted by freddo30 at 7:26 pm (PDT) on Thu April 7, 2016   
Man I was raking it in - I got 50 cents
Posted by Henry Evan McElfresh at 12:30 pm (PDT) on Sat May 31, 2014   
allowance was a quarter-had 2 do the yard-tie up the papers-you could get neat stuff-a model plane was 49 cents-so u didn't need allot of money.
Posted by GlenEllyn at 11:48 pm (PDT) on Tue October 2, 2012   
And the quarters were made of silver!
Posted by skizix at 12:45 pm (PDT) on Mon October 5, 2009   
So long ago. But, 1965, I think my allowance might have been a dime.

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