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The day book. (Chicago, Ill.) 1911-1917, December 31, 1912, Image 9

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GIRLS MAKE BETTER MESSENGERS THAJI BOYS
Rose-R&zo.'
Grace 'Longfellow.
Tfie messeriger"boys" looking over a copy- of .blood and thunder
' , 'literature, which theyr don't read. . .
San Francisco, Gal., Dec. SI.
Telegraph' messenger boys may
do all the things they are accused
of in the co'rriic papers, from
smoking discarded 'cigaret butts
to reading the' thrilling- adven
tures of Nick Carter-1 when1 they
should be rushuig'ttr'deliver ur
gent messages- "
Telegraph girls, -though, are a
different propo'sifionias any one
can observe who will-' watch the
spry manner' of 'itAVo scarlet
sweatered and Tam o'ShanteredV
girls who flit from office to office;
in the' financial district in re
sponse' to calls for , Pdstal tele
graph 'messenger
Miss Grace XI. Eongfellow, a
greatgrandriiece. of- the author of
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