Internet is amazing. The dollar would buy 1.40998 DM on 11/16/95. On Thursday last week, a dollar would buy 1.67473 DM. So rounding to the nearest thousand, $79,000 in '95 would equal 111,000 DM. Today it buys 132,000 DM.
Is this right? Is this interesting? Does this support or refute your post. Numbers I get, global economics are a little over my head.
Here's the link to the tables: