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Elizabeth "Bitty" Josephson   

    Bitty called it "the shop."

And Josephson Bag & Canvas, the familiar tent and tote bag maker situated in the city's South End, was her shop.

​    Bitty began working in The Shop as an "all-round" Girl Friday and soon became bookkeeper, then corporate secretary.  In 1968 she took over the company her

uncle founded.