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Make Money at Home in the 1880s

Check out my latest post on the Heroes, Heroines, and History Blog. – Make Money at Home in the 1880s.

I found the following work-from-home ad in several Colorado newspapers from the 1880s. I’m sure publications from all around the country carried similar ads.

It reminded me of the scams we avoid today. “No risk.” “Many are making fortunes.” I don’t believe it for a minute. “Men, women, boys, and girls make the same money.” Sounds sketchy to me. The ad doesn’t . . .

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