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Subject:  Re: Don't do this.... Date:  2/25/2014  12:40 AM
Author:  Jeanwa Number:  880421 of 886558

Not the 60s but in the 70s, one brother was working in a steel mill earning $12/hr and another brother was working construction at $8/hr. Both earned enough in the summers to pay for college and graduate with a surplus in their bank accounts. Back then, good paying summer jobs for teenagers were more plentiful than today.
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