The Courier Times
By: Emily Collier
Millions without money.
During these hard times, many Americans are losing their jobs. Many Americans are losing many things such as their homes, jobs, and their pride. A lot of people are living in their cars, in little huts called “Hoovervilles”, under bridges, and overpasses. During this Great Depression millions of people will stand in line for hours to get food from local soup kitchens. While standing in line people will pass out because dehydration and hunger.
Many older children whos parents or themselves couldn’t find jobs, would often runaway to avoid there struggling families. Women are often forced to give their job to a man who doesn't have a job and many managers won't hire a woman unless her husband has a job. As many people don't have jobs their losing basically everything they have.