Boys and girls in commercial work Volume 13

Paperback | May 20, 2014

byBertha Morton Stevens

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1916 edition. Excerpt: ... LIST OF DIAGRAMS LAQKAM PAGE 1. Boys and girls under 18 years of age in office work 16 2. Men and women in clerical and administrative work in offices 17 3. Increase of women in administrative positions in office work 19 4. Distribution of clerical workers according to positions 19 5. Percentage distribution of men and women in office work 21 6. Non-administrative positions in offices for men and women 26 7. Increase in proportion of women in clerical positions 28 8. Lines of promotion for girl office workers in a re tail store 67 9. Lines of promotion for boy office workers in a retail store 67 LIST OF ILLUSTRATIONS PACINQ PAGE High School of Commerce students Frontispiece Modern billing and bookkeeping _ 40. Office work in a manufacturing establishment 54 Modern visible index file 72 Office work in wholesale dry goods establishment 76 Notion department of the Root & McBride Company 80 Offices of Cleveland Hardware Company 84 Rest room of Sherwin-Williams Company 86 Clerical work in Cleveland clearing house 92 A stenotypist 164 BOYS AND GIRLS IN COMMERCIAL WORK CHAPTER I DIFFERENT WORK FOR BOYS AND GIRLS Any one who has read the story of "Hilda Lessways" knows that, 35 years ago, she was the subject of gossip and disapproval in her English town, for she was becoming a thing unheard of--a girl stenographer! She had asked a young lawyer what wage-earning work there was in the world that a girl could do. He told her, "You ought to go in for phonography--Pittman's shorthand, you know." "Oh! shorthand yes--I've heard of it," she said. "But does it lead to anything?" "I should say it did," he answered. "It leads to everything! It's the key to the future." The truth is now, in 1916, that shorthand has indeed been the key to that future which...

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1916 edition. Excerpt: ... LIST OF DIAGRAMS LAQKAM PAGE 1. Boys and girls under 18 years of age in office work 16 2. Men and women in cle...

Format:PaperbackDimensions:108 pages, 9.69 × 7.44 × 0.22 inPublished:May 20, 2014Publisher:General Books LLCLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0217689809

ISBN - 13:9780217689809

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