Ben Haber and Ethyl Haber, Clip 9: Ben Haber reads, "The Lesson"
Description: Benjamin Haber reads his short story entitled "The Lesson" about the valuable life lessons he learned from his mother's job as a garment worker making neckties. Besides her weekday work at a factory in lower Manhattan, Lena Haber would also do piecework at home on the evenings and weekends to increase the family's earnings.
Short stories; Piecework; Clothing workers; Work ethic; Foreign workers
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