WORK FOR UNCLE SAM (Jan, 1924)

Puerto Rico’s name was deliberately misspelled as “Porto Rico” by the US Government until 1932. The misspelling was in the Foraker Act of 1900 and the Treaty of Paris of 1898.

WORK FOR UNCLE SAM

“The best employer in the world”

Wonderful opportunity for men and women. Thousands of appointments yearly. Good salaries, short hours, liberal vacations. Positions open now in every city of the country and in Alaska, Porto Rico, Hawaii and the Philippines. Write for FREE CIVIL SERVICE BOOKLET, which tells how to get a position with the U.S. Government.

INTERNATIONAL CORRESPONDENCE SCHOOLS Box 5576-D, Scranton, Penna.

2 comments
  1. slim says: August 10, 20123:34 pm

    Porto Rico?

  2. Hirudinea says: August 10, 20126:29 pm

    @ slim – You own it you can spell it however you want.

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