Cook And Waitress


On Sunday, February 2, 1936, Dale and Helen started their new jobs in Osceola (Dale was the cook and Helen the waitress) at the Puritan Café from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m., seven days per week, for $7.00 per week, about $117.00 per week today.  They got a raise about six weeks later, to $9.00 per week, $150.00 in today’s dollars.

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