"Working Girls Beware!" - Nellie Bly - New York World

"Working Girls Beware!" - Nellie Bly - New York World

Nellie Bly Exposes a Snare For Swindling Poor Women; A Contemptible Scheme to Rob Needy Girls Who Seek Employment; Heartless Women Who Promise to Find Work for Scarf-Makers and Lure Them Into Their Clutches; Demanding Pay for Instruction They Never Give, and, After Taking the Last Penny, Turning Them Out With No Effort to Secure Employment; Sad Stories of the Wretched Swindle from the Lips of Helpless Girls and Bereaved MothersthU

by: Nellie Bly | publication date: February 3, 1889 | Publication: New York World | pages: 17
Bly did not go undercover for this one but interviewed the many women writing to the World to tell of their misfortune.

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