A Rosie the Riveter original, still on the job at 93
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Meet Elinor Otto, 93, who gets up at 4 a.m. each workday and drives to the Boeing plant in Long Beach, Calif., where she inserts rivets into the wing sections of C-17 cargo planes. It’s a job she’s been doing at various aircraft assembly plants since 1942. That’s right — she’s one of the original “Rosie the Riveter” girls, and still at it.
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