II-"Where Men Prowl and Women Prey on Needy Job-Seekers"- Marvel Cooke - New York Compass

II-"Where Men Prowl and Women Prey on Needy Job-Seekers"- Marvel Cooke - New York Compass

Part two in a five-part series in the New York Compass on Marvel Cooke's experiences posing as a domestic day laborer.

by: Marvel Cooke | publication date: January 9, 1950 | Publication: New York Compass | pages: 4, 7
In this second part of Marvel Cooke's five-part series on the Bronx slave mart, she describes the double threat for women forced to find employment as day laborers as full-time domestic jobs dried up -- preyed on by women seeking cheap domestic help by the day and harassed and solicited by men with other interests.

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