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Camaraderie and Good Times

RPO clerks came from a variety of backgrounds and communities, but they all worked together to get the job done and get it done properly.  They spent hours working side by side in a small area, so they learned the value of teamwork and cooperation.  When they had time off away from home they would socialize together by dining out and taking part in local activities.


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CHI & MEM 2 Crew 1962 CHI & MEM 25 Crew CHI & MEM 2
January 1962
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