Bartering and Trading: Prison Garden, Doll Making Parties, and Other Arrangements

This installment of an ongoing series features stories from a prison inmate who arranged to start a prison garden and a doll maker who trading doll making lessons for goods and services.

bartering and trading - doll making parties
The timely popularity of Cabbage Patch Dolls enabled one dollar maker to barter doll making lessons for a wide assortment of services.
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