A farm family debates sending their youngest daughter to work in the mills…
Originally published in Monadnock History Comics (Keene Sentinel, 2005)
- Why do Lucy and her mother think that working in the mills would be a good idea?
- Why does her father oppose the job?
- What clues tell us that life is hard on the small farm owned by Lucy’s family?
- The mill shown in the last panel is the Faulkner-Colony Mill in Keene. What does this building look like now? What kind of business (or businesses) are there in the building?