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A Soulless Corporation

"A Soulless Corporation"
Tid-Bits, 16 April, 1887: 6.

The story also appeared under the title "Mrs. Lovelock's Trunk. A Good Woman's Trying Experience with a Soulless Corporation" in Likly, McDonald & Rockett, n.d., pp. 18 - 19. This publication is presumably a pamphlet published by Likly, McDonald & Rockett, a trunk manufacturer, located at 126 Superior St., Cleveland, Ohio. The publication includes descriptions of specialty cases such as the "telescope case" and a "Standard Time Table" that listed the number of minutes to be added or subtracted from local time to obtain Standard Time. As of 2006, the trunk manufactuering comapny is still in business.

The text was scanned from the original magazine copy in the Jackson Library at the University of North Carolina, Greensboro or from a copy secured through interlibrary loan from other libraries across the country. The scanning was done in the Jackson Library computer laboratory by John M. Freiermuth. The OCR scanning was done through the Caere Omnipage Professional 9.0. The project was completed in 2001.

Initial proof reading was performed by John M. Freiermuth. Additional proofreading was performed by Stephanie P. Browner in 2006. The digital text makes some attempt to reproduce features of magazine publication such as headline formatting for titles of works. The digital text presents the original without change. Obvious typographical errors are indicated with [sic], but expressive and irregular spelling, punctuation and capitalization are neither altered nor noted with an editorial comment.

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