A current thread inspired me to browse through an old beekeeping journal of my father where I found this line item from the spring of 1949.
100 3# packages (w/queen I assume) purchased from Jackson Apiaries. Price ???????
Get your picks in. Answer coming at 7AM Monday 10/14
Hint: Total honey and wax income from Approximately 1,000 hives that year was just over $6,500