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Western Union staff members, Photographer: Luther M. Hamilton, Sr.
Crystal Springs, Mississippi
I don't know why, but every time I hear speak of a telegram, I immediately think of the old joke that goes like this:
And on a politically correct note: Apologies to anyone whose sensibilities were offended by the foregoing JOKE. (To quote my favorite cartoon character, Foghorn Leghorn, "That's a Joke, Son, Doncha GET it?")