This Quiz covers the average wages per year in 1931? movie ticket in 1959?, average cost of a new car in 1993? and many more
From our 1890 to 1899 Page
Dow Jones Industrial Average First Published , The Dow Jones Industrial Average was first published. The average price of the 12 initial stocks was 40.94.
General Electric The only company still in existence and trading under original name.
American Cotton Oil Company, now part of Unilever.
American Sugar Company, now Amstar Holdings.
American Tobacco Company, Broken Up.
Chicago Gas Company, now part of Integrys Energy Group, Inc.
Distilling & Cattle Feeding Company, now part of Lyondell Chemical Company.
Laclede Gas Light Company, still in operation as The Laclede Group.
National Lead Company, now NL Industries.
North American Company, Broken Up.
Tennessee Coal, part of U.S. Steel.
U.S. Leather Company, Gone.
United States Rubber Company, part of Michelin.