Business & Finance: Seat Record

Records fall rapidly. Two weeks ago, a record high price, $116,000, was paid for a seat on the New York Stock Exchange (TIME, July 6). Last week, that record came down and a new one was rung up: $122,000 for a seat sold by James M. Martin to Kenneth R. White. Earlier in the year, seats sold as low as $99,000.


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