I-"In the Guise of a Beggar" - E.M.S - New York World

I-"In the Guise of a Beggar" - E.M.S - New York World

A Young Woman's Nervy Exploit for the Sunday World; The Poor Who Befriend the Poor

by: E. M. S. | publication date: March 16, 1890 | Publication: New York World | pages: 23

". . .The next who passed was a poor laborer. He came towards me. I was standing back and had not asked him for anything. He put five cents in my hand. 'God help you,' he said, in a low, sympathetic voice, as he reared on. . ."

Journalist goes undercover to exploit the poor.

Public domain.