Description:Here are 5 New York Times headlines from February 22nd, 1913. Women driving trucks were unheard of 100 years ago and when that happened, it made news. Pawtucket woman, Elinor Caldwell, was the daughter of the superintendent of a lumber and coal company. When business employees went on strike, Miss Caldwell begged her father to let her drive the lumber horse truck. Eventually daddy accepted the offer, allowing her to make several trips during the day.