Heart Happy (cathy_edgett) wrote,
Heart Happy

Would you have signed up?


"Men wanted for hazardous journey.  Low wages, bitter cold, long hours of complete darkness. Safe return doubtful. Honor and recognition in the event of Success."

This ad is attributed to Ernest Shackleton for a voyage to the South Pole.  It was in The Times, December 24, 1913.   He received 5,000 replies.
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