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How much did it cost in Morris County, New Jersey?
a survey of retail prices advertised in the Daily Record, October 1-15, 2000

Buick Regal, 19,999.00
Chevy Malibu LS, 18,295.00
Nissan Pathfinder 4X4, 27,999.00

1998, Volkswagon Golf GL, 13,477.00
1997, Chevy Geo, 7,495.00
1996, Acura Integra, 11,000.00

Gloves, 10.50-68.00/pair
Juniors' sweater, 19.99-38.00/each
Men's coat, London Fog, 90.00-550.00/each
Men's shirt, Van Heusen, sport, 17.99/each
Men's sport coat, 165.00-250.00/each
Men's slacks, Dockers, 32.99-49.99
Men's suit, 375.00-475.00/each
Sweatshirt, Russell Athletic, 18.00/each
Women's boots, 69.00-125.00/pair
Women's coat, 69.99-585.00/each
Women's shoe's, Enzo Aglolini pumps, 49.99/pair
Women's suit, 99.99-286.00/each

Employment & services
Furnace cleaning, 79.00/unit
Human resources manager, 40,000.00/year
Office mnager, 32,000.00/year
Sales manager, 30,000.00-50,000.00/year
Security guard, 9.00/hour
Social worker, 35,710.00-48,907.00/year
Tailor, 19,900.00/year
Warehouse stocker, 10.00/hour

Food & beverages
Bacon, Shoprite, 1.39/lb
Bananas, 1.00/3 lbs
Beef, bottom roast, 1.29/lb
Candy, M&M/Mars, fun-size (for Halloweeen), 1.78-2.99/bag
Cheese, Sorrento, Mozzarella, 1.99/lb
Chicken, boneless, skinless cutlets, 1.89/lb
Coffee, Folger's, 4.00/two 11 oz cans
Fish, cod, fresh, 6.99/lb
Frozen dinners, Stouffer's, 1.49-4.29/each
Juice, Florida's Natural, 4.00/two 64 oz cartons
Lettuce, Iceberg, .59/head
Macaroni, Ronzoni, 1.00/three 16 oz boxes
Pork chops, 3.59/lb
Potatoes, Russet, .79/5 lbs
Spaghetti sauce, Ragu, .99/16 oz jar

Bedroom set, 7 piece, 999.00/set
Chair, recliner, 289.99/each
Dining room set, cherry, 5 pieces, 2,499.00/set
Livingroom set, 7 piece, 999.00/set
Loveseat, 849.00/each
Rug, Persian Empire, 8" X 12", 899.00/each
Sofa, cherry, 1,299.00/each
Table, Bassett, cherry, 2,499.00/set

Household & seasonal goods
Bed linen set, "Bed in a Bag," 79.99/set
Christmas lawn ornaments, lighted deer, 49.99-69.99/each
Christmas lights,"ice" style, 19.99-29.99/strand
Dishwasher, Maytag, 299.00/each
Flower bulbs, lilies, 5.00/2 packs
Laundry detergent, All, 5.99/200 oz bottle
Lawn food, Frank's, 6.99/16 lbs
Microwave oven, General Electric, .8 cu ft, 89.95/each
Paper towels, Scott, 11.99/12 pack
Refrigerator, General Electric, 30 cu ft, 999.95/each
Shrubs, Evergreens, 7.99-149.99/each
Toaster oven, Black & Decker, 27.99-44.99/each
Vacuum, Hoover, 99.88-199.88/each
Washing machine, Whirlpool, super capacity, 269.00/each

Daily Record [Morristown NJ], .35/daily paper

Personal care & health
Contact lenses, Optima FW, 19.98/box of 6 lenses
Toilet paper, Scott, 5.99-7.99/12 roll pack

Real estate
Houses for sale
Boonton Twp., raised ranch, 7 rooms, 192,900.00
Lake Parsippany, 4 bedrooms, 340,000.00
Montville, colonial, 12 rooms, 599,000.000
Houses for rent
Boonton, 3 bedrooms, 1,575.00/month
Hanover, 3-4 bedrooms, 2,300.00/month
Morris Plains, 2 bedrooms, 1,725.00/month
Apartments & rooms
Randolph, 1 bedroom, 750.00/month
Rockaway, 1 bedroom, 975.00/month
Wharton, 1 bedroom, 800.00/month

Recreation & amusements
Camcorder, Sharp, 249.00/each
Coin display unit, "50 States Quarters," 10.00
Computer, Dell, Dimension, 64 MB, 15" monitor, 899.00/each
Dish network, 10 channels, 10.99/month
Hayride, Alasted Farms [Chester], 10.00/adult; 6.00/children
MP3 Player, Samsung, 399.00/each
Playstation, Sony, 299.00/each
Snowboard, 299.00/each
Sunday Brunch, Jimmy's Bar and Restaurant [Morristown], 14.95/adults; 7.95/children
Telephone, Verizon, digital, 39.99/each
Television, Sony, 53" screen, 1,999.99-2,299.99/each
VCR, Sharp, Hi Fi stereo, 49.00/each
Walkman, Sony, 99.99/each

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15 June 2006