'Right to Work'
As I read the “This was Brainerd” report for April 2, 1952, regarding a strike of 30,000 Western Union employees scheduled to start at midnight, affecting Brainerd, it brought back memories. In 1944, I was the first person to be granted permission by the Montana state superintendent of schools to graduate a four-year high school class in 3 1/2 years. While the rest of my class finished, I trained with Western Union as a multiplex/teletype operator.
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