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Occupation of a Foot Straightener in the 19th century.

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David Allen Lambert

David Allen Lambert
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Question:  Can you tell me what the occupation of a "Foot Straightener" did in the 19th century?

 

Answer: Well first off this was not a foot doctor.  This term refers to someone who straightned the lands on clock faces.


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