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Names and nicknames for a common laborer: [Asked in early Questionnaires only]

NR 28
DITCH-DIGGER 13
WORKER 11
HIRED HAND 6
FLUNKY 5
LABORER 5
DAY LABORER 3
GREASE MONKEY 2
HELPER 2
ROUSTABOUT 2
WAGES-HAND 2
WORKINGMAN 2
COMMON LABORER 1
COTTON-PICKER 1
FARM HAND 1
FIELD HAND 1
FIELD LABORER 1
GENERAL FLUNKY 1
GRUNT-MAN 1
HIRED MAN 1
IDIOT-STICK OPERATOR 1
JOCKEY 1
MAN FOR HIRE 1
MAN-OF-ALL-WORK 1
MECHANIC 1
MIGRANT LABORER 1
ORDINARY WORKER 1
PEASANT 1
PEON 1
PICKER 1
PLOW-BOY 1
PUBLIC WORKER 1
SCAB 1
SHOVEL-LEANER 1
SLAVE 1
WAGE-HAND 1
WASHERWOMAN 1
WEDGE-HAND 1
WOOD-CHOPPER 1
WORKMAN 1

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