I would like to add to this quote a table with the prices of the most common consumer goods to make the value of a salary of 1000 DM/week understandable.

The basket of goods for calculating inflation is fine. I need the sources, possibly in English.

Luckily I got a job in Berlin pretty quickly and netted one thousand marks weekly as a stenographer.

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