From 11:00PM PDT on Friday, July 1 until 5:00AM PDT on Saturday, July 2, the Shmoop engineering elves will be making tweaks and improvements to the site. That means Shmoop will be unavailable for use during that time. Thanks for your patience!
These boys in Indianapolis buy brass checks at this window for half the price of a paper, and then exchange them for newspapers at another window, 1908. Photo by Lewis Hine, National Child Labor Committee. Public domain.