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night and with a reasonably limited delay, the magazine came out
looking as if we really were terribly smart.
Going back to the Guild for a minute, what you were discussing,
despite the fact that it was spiked with this political pressure,
were mostly normal wages and things that--
Wages, hours, categories, what work should researchers do
Researchers was always a sore subject there, because they
were made to work indecent hours, I mean, very long hours. They
probably weren't paid as well as they should be, though they were
paid better than most writers were on newspapers.
In the 1940s, the researchers were all women at that point?
They were all women, so the feminist issue was also
involved in that, i.e., why only women are researchers? It's an
outrage; you're obviously taking advantage of us women. It took
twenty years before we got male researchers after that.
But you're recalling, that obviously was through the years an
issue, was it, do you think in 1940?
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