Skidmore School Tuition, 1920

According to the calculator we consulted, $5 in 1920 would be about $64 in 2020 dollars. From the September 2, 1920 Skidmore News (Skidmore, Missouri), page 1:

Tuition For This Year
At a meeting of the school board Saturday evening, it was decided that the tuition for the coming year would be $5 for High School, $3.50 for 7th and 8th grades, and $2.50 for all grades below that.

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