Byline: Charles H. Garrett; 1898-07-22; New York Evening World; pages 7
"I had been down in the five-cent-a-day basin for some time and was vibrating between that and the two or three cent a day allowance of mush and coffee. . . . "
Description:Chapter Five in Charles H. Garrett's tale of how he managed for months on almost no money, not for a newspaper series, but because he was completely down on his luck.
Rights: Public domain.