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Grocery Store Prices for 14 Items in 1957


Tang Breakfast Crystals were launched in America in 1957 for around 50 cents a jar. In 1965, the Gemini 4 astronauts got this powdered vitamin C powerhouse for free on their space mission and all of the following Gemini and Apollo missions. Today, anyone can buy Tang for $3.39 for a 12-ounce canister.