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Margaret Cote on
salary and wages

Margaret Cote
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    I liked it very much from the beginning, right. And, do you want to know the pay I started with? $9.50 a week, and after 3 months we got, we'd get $10.00 -- a 50 cent raise. And for the ... second year we'd get 2 weeks vacation; but after five, we'd get 3 weeks vacation. So it all was good at that time. $9.50 was a good week's pay.

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