Lizzie Mae Collier-Sweet’s sister and first cousin use the same words to describe their first impression of the husband-to-be she met working at the Ford plant outside Detroit.
“He seemed like a very nice man,” her sister, Louise Collier, and first cousin, Viola Hoston, independently told The Daily Beast.
His name was Roger Sweet and he shoveled coke at the plant while Lizzie Mae handled hot steel.
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