Originally Posted by Sternchen
John Donaldson went to University in Scottland, not in Australia
I don't think that you can compare the way people were paid in the 50's with how we are being paid today for the same position
Even not in relation
I know he did his undergrad degree in Scotland, Sternchen - that's why I said it was probably free
According to Wiki, however, his graduate studies were carried out at the University of Tasmania.
It's certainly true that salaries have grown disproportionately, but I still imagine that wikipedia is making Mary's grandfather's career sound grander than it was. I would love more information, and have no objection to being proven wrong