Not On the Level

Collection Nine in our Hall of Humor

by William C. Sturgeon

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One duty of the elevator operator was to admonish, “Step down (or up), please.” Naturally, in the days of Single Speed AC and the absence of load-weighing devices, leveling at the floor was unpredictable. Understandably, the cartoonist seized upon and exaggerated the leveling problem.

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