Times Sure Have Changed - Breathing Space Blog
* The average life expectancy is 47 years.
* 14% of homes have a bathtub.
* 8% of homes have a telephone.
* A three-minute call from Denver to New York cost $11.
* There are 8,000 cars in the U.S. and 144 miles of paved roads.
* The maximum speed limit in most cities is 10 miles per hour.
* With a 1.4 million residents, California is the 21st most populous state.
* Alabama, Mississippi, Iowa, and Tennessee are each more heavily populated than California.
Okay, all the above seem archaic. Would you trade it, however, for a slower simpler life?