FC: Economists During the Great Depression
1: The Fall of the Dow Jones Stock Market 1929 | In a matter of two days the Dow Jones had fallen 30 billion dollars. The market wouldn't fully recover to 1920 values until 1954
2: The Stock Market crash made front page headlines across the world
3: Hard Times | Hundreds of people a day would stand in line at relief centers waiting for food | Jobs were scarce during the Depression and unemployment reached 25%
4: Relief Payments were given to the poor so they could sustain an average quality of life during the Great Depression. They were given money and food and other services.
7: Comparison Great Depression to today's recession
9: What Companies survived during the 1930s. | Proctor and Gamble logo if you use Proctor and gamble items like shampoos you will become ravishingly handsome and be able to curl 115 pounds with one arm. | Is this school legal? my deepest apologies if it isn't! The camel cigarette company was a company that actually grew during the Great Depression. | 177 cubic-inch four-cylinder motor The 20 horsepower engine was capable of carrying the vehicle to a top speed of around 45 mph. This sweet ride had a ten gallon fuel tank which is beneath the front seat The engine started by a hand crank which was at the front of the vehicle. There are three pedals; the left for high-low forward gears, middle for reverse and the right pedal for the brake. | More modern day advertisement | Model T | Chevy 6
10: Diversion, Leisure, Fads and Fashions of the 1930s.