Trondle

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Trondle - girls may receive a $100 reward. Girl Wants...
girls may receive a $100 reward. Girl Wants Permit to Masquerade as Man New York, Aug. 30. From a cell In the Raymond street Jail, Elizabeth iTrondle. a Brooklyn girl, appealed to - day by letter, to President Wilson ,to Issue her a permit to dress as a man. ! "If I can appear as a man and do a man's work I shall be more respected respected and better paid," reads her : letter to the President. "It's no crime for a female to wear male attire, yet I am locked up In jail because I did so. I want a permit from you or some . one to wear the costume I have ' adopted." Miss Trondle, arrested for masquerading masquerading as a man, had been working In male attire at a book bindery. She claimed that because of her dress she 1 received far better wages than a wo man and refused to promise to dress like a woman ' hereafter. Her case by comes up next Tuesday.

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  1. Harrisburg Telegraph,
  2. 30 Aug 1913, Sat,
  3. Page 1

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