Then & Now

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Since the time we were in high school the world changed in many ways. Here's a perspective on some of them.


First Class Postage


                                                              1955 - 3 cents                                                                                               2010 - 44 cents              


         This is a copy of an address on a Rosecrans Observer issue
       with a first class stamp mailed to Sherry Dinan in 1955.


Movie Theater Ticket

             Circa 1950 - 17 cents for a Saturday Matinee at the Variety Theater                         2011 - $4.25 for a children's Matinee at the Cinemark 



Rosecrans Annual Tuition


                          1955 (per student)  $50.00                                                              2010 (per student)   $4,950.00


Female Footwear (1954-1955)

                                                 Whatever happened to white Bobby Sox, Penny Loafers and Saddle Oxfords?


                              Senior girls from the 1954 graduating class                              Junior girls from the 1955 graduating class.