My First Dollar

Winston Grundmeier
Issue Date: 
Spring 2003

The article, based on short features that appeared in the Mankato Free Press in 1934, details how several local business and professional men began their careers. It also focuses on a few women who achieved local fame in various fields during the first half of the 20th century.

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