"MEN WANTED: FOR HAZARDOUS JOURNEY. SMALL WAGES, BITTER COLD, LONG MONTHS OF COMPLETE DARKNESS, CONSTANT DANGER, SAFE RETURN DOUBTFUL. HONOR AND RECOGNITION IN CASE OF SUCCESS. SIR ERNEST SHACKLETON"
|Old Sailing Ship off internet|
I got a kick and a grin reading the ad. Many did apply and get a job with Shackleton's exploration voyages. They made 'em tough back when. Very interesting stuff to read about.