Wages - Then and Now
Now you talk about, it was only yesterday that i was setting down here thinking about what the wages used
to be. I know what I'm talking about. I worked in the woods up in
Sure Manuel, when you started teaching in Daniels Hr. back in 1956 you started of getting $62 a month and then in June you were getting $92 a month. Boy that was good money.
The year before that me and you fished together, lobster
fished that is, we got 47 crates - big crates - 140-150 lbs. each. The last
nine crates that we shipped away to