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pgs. 257-282 Summary

Janey and Moorehouse return to the United States in a private train car and work while they ride to Laredo. From Laredo, they traveled on to New York. The upper berth of her car was occupied by a man named Buck Saunders who was going to Washington, D.C. When the train arrived in New York, Janey helped direct the unloading of the files and then went to the office via taxi. She wonders where she will stay as she is shown to her desk.

A secretary, Gladys Compton, in assigned to help her get situated in New York and offers her the spare room at her parents' house. Gladys' parents like Janey and make her feel comfortable. She can have room and board for ten dollars a week for as long as she wants.

Janey liked her work and her boss. She found the...

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