$63.40 to Get Born in 1948


Ann's picture
Ann on February 22, 2008 - 17:20 Permalink

ust because I am interested in this sort of thing…how did you get your hands on old hospital records?

Peter Rukavina's picture
Peter Rukavina on February 22, 2008 - 18:21 Permalink

The person who was born (and whose mother’s name is Photoshopped out of the receipt) got the record from his own mother.

Chuck McKinnon's picture
Chuck McKinnon on February 22, 2008 - 21:32 Permalink

Which, according to this CPI calculator, works out to about $547.71 in 2008 dollars.