The Peterson Gang: Unlikely Friendships by Muriel Chesterton
In September 1946 a group of strangers enroll in a secretarial course at the Peterson Business College. The unlikely post war friendships produce a lifetime of adventures.
Doris is a shy minister’s daughter. Edith is a twice married former burlesque dancer. Mary does not suffer fools gladly and is the object of affection by love struck Matt. Lucille is a farm girl who dares to start her own business. Shirley battles racial prejudice and her own ambition. Together they fumble their way through America’s post war boom with hilarious results.
Genre: Historical Fiction, Romance