Rubbermaid, 1954

This one is posted by special request for a couple of my Instagram chums. The ad is scanned from the October, 1954 issue of The American Home. Click image to biggerize.

Rubbermaid ad, 1954

For anyone interested, I used an inflation calculator to figure out what “just $13.73” is worth in 2011 dollars. It comes in at a shocking $115.59!

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