The Modern Way to Work

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The Modern Way to Work

These women have got it all figured out. This is how they get around the factory.

Girls on wheels expedite aircraft production. Roller skates. Literally helping to speed the war effort, Dolores Richardson and Geneva Carpenter are 'expeditors' at Douglas Aircraft in El Segundo, California, where they deliver inter-departmental messages on roller skates.

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These women workers in the 1940s are getting around the huge plant in a 'modern' way, by roller skating.

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