My First Job: Wendell Chandler
March 31, 2012 at midnight
Updated March 30, 2012 at 10:31 p.m.
• NAME: Wendell Chandler
• AGE: 70
• HOME: Luling
• CURRENT TITLE: Co-owner of Towne Van Lines
• FIRST JOB: My first job was selling ladies' shoes at an Oklahoma City department store. I was 12 years old.
• WHAT IT TAUGHT ME: I learned to work with the public. I also learned how to earn a buck and put it away. I've worked ever since.
My First Job is a feature that highlights people's first - or wackiest - job and what they learned from the experience. Please limit responses to 100 words or less. Responses may be edited for style, content or length. A photo of the jobholder accompanies the feature.