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The Lynn Transcript

Lynn, Massachusetts

June 7, 1873

At a recent examination for candidates for the civil service, one of the questions propounded was, "What clerical service have you had, if any?" To this one applicant had appended his written answer, "Lutheran." Another wrote, "Methodist - a little."

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