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November 1913

"Percy Neville in the heart of the Red Light district. Just come out of one of the houses with message.... He said gleefully 'She gimme a quarter tip.'"

 

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October 1913

"Fifteen year old delivery boy for Linders Drug Store.... He works from 8 A.M. to 8 P.M. Location: Dallas, Texas."

 

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November 1913

"Howard Williams, thirteen year old delivery boy for Shreveport, La. Drug Company. He works from 9:30 A.M. to 10:30 P.M.; has been here three months. Goes to the Red Light every day and night. Says that the company could not keep other messenger boys; they work them so hard."